Originally drafted by Jacksonville in the third round (69th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft
PRO (Games played/started - 32/31, 3/3)
• Made his NFL debut in team’s season opener in 2016
• Owns the franchise rookie record for sacks in a single season (8.0)
• Of his 20.0 career sacks, 10 have been strip-sacks
• His 20.0 sacks in 32 career games are the most by a Jaguars player in franchise history
• Led the league with six forced fumbles in 2017
• Earned his first career Pro Bowl nod in 2017
|17||@Texans||L 3 - 20||5||3||2||1.5||1||0|
|16||@Dolphins||W 17 - 7||2||2||0||1||0||0|
|15||Redskins||L 13 - 16||2||2||0||0||0||0|
|14||@Titans||L 9 - 30|
|13||Colts||W 6 - 0||4||4||0||1||0||0|
|12||@Bills||L 21 - 24||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|11||Steelers||L 16 - 20||1||1||0||1||0||0|
|10||@Colts||L 26 - 29||2||1||1||0||0||0|
|8||Eagles||L 18 - 24||2||2||0||1||0||0|
|7||Texans||L 7 - 20||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|6||@Cowboys||L 7 - 40||4||4||0||2||0||0|
|5||@Chiefs||L 14 - 30||1||1||0||1||0||0|
|4||Jets||W 31 - 12||1||1||0||1||0||0|
|3||Titans||L 6 - 9||2||2||0||0||0||0|
|2||Patriots||W 31 - 20||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|1||@Giants||W 20 - 15||1||1||0||0||0||0|
The defense: A pre-draft look
Meeting review: Marrone talks Jaguars defense
Caldwell at the Combine: On Bortles, QBs, the future
On to ’19: Defensive ends
Eleven on eleven: Reggie Hayward
O-Zone: Thank goodness
Jaguars.com live: “It’s an impressive group”
O-Zone: Peace, love and understanding
Top 100: Yannick Ngakoue at No. 88
O-Zone: Rush the gate
O-Zone Late Night: 2018 NFL Draft, Day 2
Taven Bryan: A surprise at No. 29
2018 draft: The call
O-Zone: Bold... and cool
O-Zone: Right on time
O-Zone: True that
O-Zone: Stay focused
'18 offseason: Hitting the reset button
O-Zone: Solid case
O-Zone: Am what I am
Jags defense: A pre-draft look
O-Zone: Gettin' frivolous
O-Zone: Old ground
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue: We've already taken Taven Bryan 'under our wing'
Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue talks about rookie defensive tackle Taven Bryan and how the team is helping him develop.
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue reacts to his 'Top 100 Players of 2018' ranking
Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue reacts to this No. 88 ranking on the "Top 100 Players of 2018" and speculates where he'll be ranked in 2019.
Schrager: Yannick Ngakoue may be the best player on the Jaguars defense
NFL Network's Peter Schrager explains why Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue is the most underappreciated player in the NFL right now.
Ngakoue: "I'm the best at what I do"
Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue talks about facing Tom Brady, Sunday's AFC Championship Game and the art of the strip sack.
Inside a Minute: What can you do?
Brian Sexton recounts the big stories of Wednesday at EverBank Field in 60 seconds or less.
Inside a Minute: What do you think now?
Brian Sexton takes you inside the Jags locker room for the big stories from Sunday's 30-24 win over the Seahawks.
Ngakoue: "We took it personal"
Jags defensive end Yannick Ngakoue expresses what most of his teammates felt about Sunday's 30-24 win over the Seahawks on Sunday at EverBank Field.
Ngakoue: "Gotta rush to win"
Jags defensive end Yannick Ngakoue explains how the Jaguars have to play against Russell Wilson when the Seahawks roll into EverBank Field on Sunday.
Inside a Minute: Not this time
Brian Sexton recaps the Jags approach to Philip Rivers on Sunday in 60 seconds or less.
Ngakoue: "We brought our energy"
Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue talks about the Jaguars 23-7 win over the Bengals on Sunday at EverBank Field in Jacksonville.
Jackson 5: Yannick Ngakoue
Jaguars defensive end Malik Jackson spends some quality time with Yannick Ngakoue to find out the origin of his first name, the weekly routine and off-season interests.
Mic'DD Up: Yannick Ngakoue
Go on the sidelines, in the huddle and chase quarterback Ben Roethlisberger with Jags defensive end Yannick Ngakoue who wore the microphone during the 30-9 win in Pittsburgh on Sunday.
Jaguars All Access
Join Jeff Lageman, Brent Martineau, Jags defensive end Calais Campbell and special guest Yannick Ngakoue for a look back at the overtime loss in New York and forward to Sunday's match-up with the Steelers in Pittsburgh.
Ngakoue: "We played together"
Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue talks about the Jaguars 10 sack 4 takeaway performance in their 29-7 win over the Texans in Houston on Sunday.
2016 Top Ten Plays: Number 6
Rookie defensive end Yannick Ngakoue makes a statement play early in the game in London.
Ngakoue: "It's just a blessing"
Jaguars defensive end Yannik Ngakoue meets the media following the Jags 38-17 win over the Titans on Christmas Eve at EverBank Field.
Ngakoue: "It's tough to keep losing"
Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue meets the media in Detroit following a loss to the Lions.
Ngakoue: "We're jelling as a team"
Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue caught up with the media in London following a win over the Colts.
Know Your Jaguars: Yannick Ngakoue
Get to know Jaguars rookie defensive end Yannick Ngakoue off the field on Know Your Jaguars.
Ngakoue: "Getting acclimated with the guys"
Jaguars DE Yannick Ngakoue meets the media Saturday during the 2016 rookie orientation at EverBank Field.
Why Jaguars had the best defensive draft in 2016
NFL Media's Charley Casserly breaks down the teams that had the best defensive drafts in 2016 and explains why the Jaguars had the best of them all.
EXCLUSIVE: Ngakoue draft room phone call
An exclusive look inside the Jaguars' Draft Room during the selection of third round pick defensive lineman Yannick Ngakoue in the 2016 NFL Draft.
Jaguars.com LIVE: Jaguars select Yannick Ngakoue
J.P. Shadrick, John Oehser and Brian Sexton provide immediate analysis after the Jaguars select Maryland defensive end Yannick Ngakoue with the 69th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft.
Ngakoue: "Thankful they believed in me"
Maryland DE Yannick Ngakoue met the media after the Jaguars selected him in the 3rd round of the 2016 NFL Draft.
Caldwell: "Really good scheme fit for us"
Jaguars General Manager Dave Caldwell meets the media after selecting Maryland defensive end Yannick Ngakoue with the 69th overall pick.