CFA Player Analysis
Football Outsiders Career Prediction Metrics (if applicable)
Aggregated Advanced Analysis
Football Outsiders Almanacs
2012 Bowen performed well in a number of FO defensive metrics, however they glossed over him and again noted that he was a solid but overpaid player.
2011 FO described Bowen as a solid player the Redskins overpaid.
Pro Football Focus Grades
2011 (816 Snaps) Finished in the bottom third of the league for 3-4 DE’s in PFF’s overall grades. Graded him particularly harshly on plays against the run and viewed him as slightly below average in pass rushing. Finished in the top quarter of the league in first down preventing stops. Was above-average in the total number of quarterback pressures as well.
2010 (554 Snaps) Playing for Dallas, PFF rated Bowen it’s second best 34 DE, way behind Justin Smith but also ahead of everyone else. He earned particularly high marks for pass rushing. Alternated between left and right sides. Cited as a