Young will slide in on the 49ers’ star-studded defensive line that will feature his former college teammate Bosa, along with Javon Hargrave, Arik Armstead, Clelin Ferrell, Drake Jackson and Randy Gregory.
Through seven games in 2023, Young has recorded six sacks. The former Buckeye’s five sacks would lead the 49ers’ pass rush that has recently struggled during their three game slide.
Before Young suits up for the 49ers for the first time, here’s a look at some of his defensive stats and he currently ranks against other defensive ends in the NFL.
Sacks: 6 (18th)
QB Hits: 5 (23rd)
QB Pressures: 9 (6th)
Tackles: 13 (18th)
Tackles For Loss
Tackles For Loss: 6 (51st)
PFF Defensive Grade
PFF Defensive Grade: 75.4 (Edge Rushers 34th)
PFF Pass Rush Grade
PFF Pass Rush Grade: 79.7 (Edge Rushers 18th)
PFF Run Defense Grade
PFF Run Defense Grade: 58.1 (Edge Rushers 110th)