Vernon had two solo tackles, two assists and a half sack Sunday against the Lions. The Giants defensive line took a hit with the loss of Jason Pierre-Paul, but Vernon is still a solid IDP option.
Vernon had two sacks along with four solo tackles Sunday against the Steelers. Fellow defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul sat out the second half with a groin injury, but Vernon picked up the slack. After a slow start, Vernon now has seven sacks in his last five games.
Vernon notched 1.5 sacks along with four tackles Sunday against the Browns. Vernon has recorded at least one sack in each of his last four games, and his seven-week slump to start the season is now a distant memory. With Vernon and Jason Pierre-Paul working together to disrupt opposing offenses, he could easily stay hot for the remainder of the season.
Vernon recorded a sack and three tackles Sunday against the Bears. Vernon has now had a sack in each of his last three games, giving him four on the season. After a painfully slow start to his first campaign as a Giant, he's re-emerged as an excellent IDP option with his recent hot streak.
Vernon collected a sack and 11 tackles Monday against the Bengals. After an incredibly slow start to the season, Vernon has now recorded sacks in back-to-back contests to give him three on the season. He's a player who should be added to IDP rosters, as he's averaged 8.5 sacks in each of the last three seasons, so he has a real chance to end the season on a strong note, especially as a part of an emerging Giants' pass rush.