Von Miller

Sports Injury Predictor

Preseason

Chance of Injury in 2020: question mark 30%
Chance of Injury per Game: question mark 2.2%
Projected Games missed for 2020: question mark 0.4
Durability: question mark 36

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Von Miller Player Overview

Draft Sharks Bottom Line:

Miller's age-30 season saw a significant drop in his pass-rushing grade from Pro Football Focus, along with a career low in sacks per game (0.53). After pulling no lower than an 85.6 pass-rushing grade through his 1st 8 seasons, Miller checked in at just 71.4 in 2019.

He still managed to rank 8th in the league in total pressures, though, and graded out elite in run defense. And he did so despite some complications. Summer opened with contract negotiations that seemed to get a little contentious before producing a long-term extension. More importantly, Miller dealt with an ankle sprain and an MCL issue, the latter of which cost him a game.

The Broncos get OLB Bradley Chubb back from an ACL tear on the opposite edge, and they imported DE Jurrell Casey from Tennessee. Miller spent more time than usual on the right edge after Chubb went down last season. Returning to the left at near full time should help his 2020 consistency.

Miller remains a player worth betting on in pressure-friendly scoring formats.

Von Miller Injury History

Date League Injury Details
Nov 25, 2019 NFL Knee MCL Sprain Grade 2 Miller nursed a sprained MCL in his left knee as he sat out Week 13's win over the Chargers.
Dec 22, 2013 NFL Knee ACL Tear Grade 3
Nov 27, 2011 NFL Hand Thumb Torn Ligament