Top Ten Defensive Lineman of All Time

The list is one that I have been working on for a long time.

The Top Ten

1 Reggie White Reggie White

Beast

He is 2nd all time in sacks. He was fun to watch

Greatest attacker ever

I like his name

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2 Joe Greene Joe Greene Charles Edward Greene, better known as "Mean" Joe Greene, is a former American football defensive tackle who played for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League from 1969 to 1981.

Jj watt better

The #1 defender on the #1 defense of all time!

He is a recking ball

Best defensive player of all time

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3 Bruce Smith

He is first all time in sacks and stopped the run well

Usually double teamed and still made Great Plays

4 Deacon Jones Deacon Jones David D. "Deacon" Jones was an American football defensive end in the National Football League for the Los Angeles Rams, San Diego Chargers, and the Washington Redskins.

If sacks were around when he played he would third on that list. He was a all around beast

5 Alan Page

He is 5th in sacks and 1st in blocked kicks

6 Bob Lilly

No comparison to him

7 Gino Marchetti

He is 4th n sacks and stopped the run well

8 J.J. Watt J.J. Watt Justin James "J. J." Watt is an American football defensive end for the Houston Texans of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Texans with the 11th pick in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft, and played college football at Wisconsin. ...read more.

Is confident but he backs it up out on the field

9 Howie Long Howie Long Howard Matthew Moses Long is an American former National Football League defensive end, actor and current sports analyst. He played in the NFL for 13 seasons and spent his entire career with the Raiders franchise.
10 Warren Sapp

Best nose guard of all time

The Contenders

11 Merlin Olsen Merlin Olsen

He was a man in the fearsome foursome

12 Jared Allen Jared Allen Jared Scot Allen is a former professional American football defensive end. After playing college football for Idaho State University for four years, he was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League in the fourth round of the 2004 NFL Draft.
13 Lee Roy Selmon

He was the key to the bucs success

14 Randy White
15 Jack Youngblood
16 Michael Strahan Michael Strahan Michael Anthony Strahan is a former American football defensive end who spent his entire 15-year career with the New York Giants of the National Football League.

G.O.A. T look at the stats

17 Richard Dent

He was awesome to watch

I'm right here I'm your man dent if your quaterbacks slow he's gonna be bent

18 Dan Hampton
19 Julius Peppers
20 Von Miller Von Miller Vonnie B'Vsean Miller Jr. is an American football outside linebacker for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League.

What the heck is Von miller at 18 this is ridiculous I guess no one watched super bowl 50

You should have watched Super Bowl 50 Bub.

He's not a lineman

He is awesome

21 Carl Eller Carl Eller Carl Eller is a former professional American football player in the National Football League who played from 1964 through 1979. He was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and attended the University of Minnesota.

He was fun to watch

22 L.C. Greenwood
23 Doug Atkins
24 Simeon Rice
25 Aaron Donald

He’s terrible

26 Willie Davis
27 Elvin Bethea

He was awesome in hos prime

28 Mark Gastineau
29 Art Donovan
30 Gene Lipscomb
31 Ernie Stautner
32 Rosey Grier
33 Ndamukong Suh Ndamukong Suh Ndamukong Suh is an American football defensive tackle for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League.
34 Bryant Young
35 Joe Klecko

I think that it's absolutely dumb that Klecko is not in the top ten. He was the only man ever to make the pro-bowl at 3 different positions

36 Jason Pierre-Paul Jason Pierre-Paul Jason Andrew Pierre-Paul, nicknamed JPP, is an American football defensive end for the New York Giants of the National Football League.
37 Cortez Kennedy

#37?
Really?

38 Lyle Alzado
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