I think the grass comment has to do with players being faster on turf where by nullifying the effect of slower DTs. Not that i necessarily agree with that.
Originally Posted by kArSoN RyDaH
I think the value of DTs are shown in that they are a big reason why the NFL has evolved into a pass first league. The ability of a DT duo to shut down a teams running game is key for a consistantly strong defense. Making a team one dimensional is almost like winning half the battle when it comes to football.
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