By Matt Urben
Having worked our way through the NFC South’s best quarterbacks, running backs, wide receivers, tight ends, offensive linemen and defensive tackles, we are now shifting focus to the defensive end position, where there’s one clear front-runner for the 2019 season.
Falcons fans may not like it, but this particular division rival is in a world of his own when it comes to this list.
2018 Stats: 49 tackles, 18 TFL, 12 sacks, 21 QB hits, PFF grade: 90
Jordan has been a disruptive force for eight years and has not missed a single game since he was drafted back in 2011. Now 29 years old, Jordan is still a dominant player. He finished last season with 12 sacks on a Saints team that came one no-call from making the Super Bowl. Jordan’s career numbers against division rivals are staggering. He has posted 14 sacks and 28 QB hits against Atlanta, 11.5 sacks and 21 QB hits against Tampa Bay and eight sacks and 16 QB hits against Carolina. He’s easily the best defensive end in the division and possibly on his way to the Hall of...