Chase Young
Chase Young
21-Year-Old Defensive EndDE
Washington Football Team
Injury Ankle
2020 Fantasy Outlook
At the risk of assigning unfair expectations, it's nonetheless difficult to see a slow start to Young's NFL career. More than his own level of play, the greatest threat to Young's rookie production is the risk of a low snap count. Montez Sweat is poised to break out at defensive end, yet longtime great Ryan Kerrigan is probably still good enough to push for 800 or so snaps, and 2017 second-round pick Ryan Anderson is another threat to steal hundreds of defensive end snaps. Still, Young projects as an eventual threat to lead the league in sacks annually, and his talent might be compelling to the point of earning the most snaps among Washington linemen. His floor, unfortunately, may be something like 550 snaps. Read Past Outlooks
$Signed a four-year, $34.56 million contract with Washington in July of 2020.
Records 7.5 sacks as a rookie
DEWashington Football Team
January 10, 2021
Young (ankle), who logged three tackles in Washington's playoff loss to the Buccaneers on Saturday, finished the 2020 regular season with 44 tackles, 7.5 sacks and four forced fumbles.
Per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, Young was limited late in Saturday's game with what's being described as a mild ankle sprain. It's the sort of injury that would have been an issue for the pass rusher had Washington advanced, but the No. 2 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft will now have the entire offseason to heal up and prepare for his second year as a pro. Looking ahead to next season, Young, who turns 22 in April, will continue to be a key pass-rushing cog on his team's stout front four while working in a starting defensive end role.
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Chase Young's measurables compare to other defensive ends?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
6' 5"
264 lbs
Hand Length
10.00 in
Arm Length
33.75 in
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Comes up with strip-sack
DEWashington Football Team
December 27, 2020
Young had four tackles (three solo), a sack, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery in Sunday's 20-13 loss to Carolina.
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Scores first NFL touchdown
DEWashington Football Team
December 14, 2020
Young had six tackles (two solo), two pass defenses, a sack, a forced fumble and a fumble recovered for a touchdown in Sunday's 23-15 win over the 49ers.
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Notches sack against G-Men
DEWashington Football Team
November 9, 2020
Young collected one tackle during Sunday's 23-20 loss to the Giants, that being a sack of Daniel Jones.
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Collects six tackles in win
DEWashington Football Team
October 26, 2020
Young finished with six tackles (five solo) in Sunday's 25-3 victory over Dallas.
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Ready to rock
DEWashington Football Team
October 22, 2020
Young (groin) was a full participant during Thursday's practice, Ben Standig of The Athletic reports.
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