Jordan was ranked No. 69 last season while Davis was ranked No. 74. This is Jordan's sixth season in a row to be named to the list and his eighth time total. Demario Davis makes the list for his fourth time in a row.
Davis is coming off another strong season leading the Saints in tackles for the fifth straight season. He was selected as an Associated Press All-Pro for the fourth consecutive season and was named to his first career Pro Bowl. Davis tallied 109 tackles, a career-high 6.5 sacks, six passes defensed, one interception and one fumble recovery in the 2022 season.
Jordan was named to his eighth career Pro Bowl in 2022, his sixth straight. The Saints all-time sack leader is coming off a season in which he led the defensive line with 66 tackles (40 solo), a club-best 8.5 sacks, 13 tackles for loss, 13 quarterback hits, two passes defensed and two forced fumbles. Jordan has been a fixture on the Saints defensive line for over a decade with Jordan recording at least 7.5 sacks for 11 consecutive seasons.