Ezekiel Ansah tallied four tackles, 3.5 sacks, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery in Thursday's win over Philadelphia.
The third-year player broke his previous career high of sacks in a game of 2.5 with his monster Thanksgiving performance. Ansah has been a major factor contributing to Detroit's defensive turnaround in recent weeks and has emerged as one of the NFL's premiere pass rushers. He is currently tied for the league lead in sacks with 11.5 and forced fumbles with four.
Ezekiel Ansah registered a sack in Sunday's win over the Raiders.
Ansah has been a consistent threat throughout the season, picking up a sack in seven of 10 games this year. For the season, Ansah's eight sacks rank fourth in the league while his three forced fumbles are tied for second.
Ezekiel Ansah recorded four tackles and a sack in Sunday's loss to Kansas City.
Ansah has been extremely consistent on an inconsistent Detroit Lions team this year, picking up a sack in six of the team's eight games. He has added three or more tackles in five contests. At the halfway mark of the season, Ansah's seven sacks trail only J.J. Watt and Chandler Jones for the league lead.
Ezekiel Ansah tallied four tackles, a sack and three quarterback hits in Sunday's loss to Minnesota.
Ansah has been one of the few bright spots on a Detroit defense that has surrendered the fourth most points per game in the league. The weakside end ranks fourth in the league with six sacks, just a half of a sack behind the trio of leaders - Chandler Jones, Carlos Dunlap and Michael Bennett. His three forced fumbles are the second most in the NFL.
Ezekiel Ansah (shoulder) is listed as active Sunday versus the Cardinals, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Ansah will look to add to his team-leading four sacks against a Cardinals offensive line that's allowed a mere five in four games this season.
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