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David Bass

47
DE
Height: 
6-4

Weight:

267

Age

27
Missouri Western State
5 Years Pro

2017 Season

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2017 Season

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  • 04/27/13:    Drafted by Oakland (7th Round, 233rd)

  • 08/31/13:    Released by Oakland

  • 09/01/13:    Claimed off waivers by Chicago

  • 10/07/14:    Released by Chicago

  • 10/08/14:    Signed to Chicago PS

  • 11/03/14:    Signed to Chicago 53-man roster

  • 09/05/15:    Released by Chicago

  • 09/06/15:    Claimed off waivers by Tennessee

  • 05/09/17:    Signed with Seattle as an UFA

Biography

  • In 2016, played as a reserve at outside linebacker in 13 games and collected 16 tackles, three quarterback pressures and a stop for loss. Notched six special teams tackles on coverage units. Was inactive for three games.
  • Had a career year in 2015 with Tennessee started seven of 16 games played at outside linebacker. Registered a career-best 42 tackles, 1.5 sacks, an interception, nine quarterback pressures, five tackles for loss, five passes defensed and two fumble recoveries. Finished fifth on the team with eight special teams tackles.
  • Collected a career-high seven tackles at Indianapolis (1/3/15).
  • Appeared in eight contests in 2014 with one start for the Bears and recorded nine tackles, including three sacks, a stop for loss, a forced fumble and three quarterback pressures. His three sacks ranked third amongst Bears defensive ends. Had a sack in each of the Bears last two regular season contests as his role expanded due to injuries at defensive end. Was inactive for three games and did not play in two contests. Was not on active roster for three games after being waived Oct. 7 and added to practice squad on Oct. 8. Was elevated back to active roster Nov. 3 where he spent the remainder of the season.
  • Appeared in 12 games with one start for the Bears as a rookie and collected 23 tackles, including a sack, 2.5 tackles for loss, an interception and two passes defensed. Was inactive for the first four contests of the season.
  • Made NFL debut against New Orleans (10/6) and notched a tackle.
  • Made first-career start against Detroit (11/10).

College: Played four years at Missouri Western State and collected a school record 40.5 sacks during collegiate career. Started 50 consecutive games to set a school record and earned All-American honors following both junior and senior seasons. As a senior, was one of eight finalists for the Gene Upshaw Award, presented to the top lineman in Division II. Was named first-team All-MIAA, earned second-team AP Little-American, second-team Daktronics All-American and third-team Beyond Sports College Network All-American honors. Played in East-West Shrine Game. As a junior, garnered various honors, including first-team All-American (Don Hansen), first-team Daktronics All-American, AP Little-American and first-team All-MIAA. Named the 2009 Mineral Water Bowl Defensive MVP after recording seven tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, a fumble recovery and an interception.

Personal: Attended University City (St. Louis, Mo.) High School and was a three-sport athlete, participating in football, basketball and track and field. Was a second-team all-conference selection as a tight end and defensive end and earned the Fab-25 Demetrius Johnson football award for defensive line in Missouri and Illinois. Captained both his high school football and basketball teams as a junior and senior. Was also an all-metro selection in football and basketball. Majored in criminal justice at Missouri Western State.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2017NYJ4114952-0-----0-
2017SEA201010-0-----0-
2016TEN130161060-0-----0-
2015TEN1673623131.5-41---002
2014CHI8110643-0-----1-
2013CHI121231581011---10-
TOTAL10063377.5052---112

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
6NEL 17-242110-0-----0-
5@CLEW 17-143210-0-----0-
4JAXW 23-206331-0-----0-
3MIAW 20-63301-0-----0-
2@OAKL 20-45
1@BUFL 12-21

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2017NYJ414952-0-----
2017SEA21010-0-----
2016TEN13161060-0-----
2015TEN163623131.5-410888
2014CHI810643-0-----
2013CHI122315810111242424
TOTAL 5510063377.5052132-24

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2017NYJ4-----------
2017SEA2-----------
2016TEN13-----------
2015TEN16----2-0----
2014CHI8-----------
2013CHI12-------0---
TOTAL 5500-02000000

kick returns

yearteamgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
2017NYJ4110101000000
2017SEA2---------
2016TEN13---------
2015TEN16---------
2014CHI8---------
2013CHI12---------
TOTAL 55110101000000

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/13/2017@LACW 48-17102110.5-0-----0-
208/18/2017MINW 13-20102110-1-----01
308/25/2017KCW 13-26104311-0-----0-
408/31/2017@OAKW 17-13112200-0-----0-
TOTAL

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/10/2017@GBL 9-17101010-0-----0-
209/17/2017SFW 9-12100------------
309/24/2017@NYJ-103301-0-----0-
410/01/2017@NYJ-106331-0-----0-
510/08/2017@CLE-113210-0-----0-
610/15/2017@NYJ-102110-0-----0-
TOTAL 61---20000-0000

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Cleveland Browns13210-0-----
Jacksonville Jaguars16331-0-----
Miami Dolphins13301-0-----
New England Patriots12110-0-----
Green Bay Packers11010-0-----
San Francisco 49ers10----------

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division29541-0-----
vs AFC Teams414952-0-----
vs Own Division25411-0-----
Outside Own Division11010-0-----
vs NFC Teams21010-0-----
vs Own Division10----------

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
October311651-0-----
September13301-0-----
September21010-0-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
FirstEnergy Stadium13210-0-----
MetLife Stadium311742-0-----
CenturyLink Field10----------
Lambeau Field11010-0-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses12110-0-----
Wins312842-0-----
Losses11010-0-----
Wins10----------

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Sundays414952-0-----
Sundays21010-0-----

kick-returns splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
Cleveland Browns1110101000000
Jacksonville Jaguars1---------
Miami Dolphins1---------
New England Patriots1---------
Green Bay Packers1---------
San Francisco 49ers1---------

kick-returns splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
Outside Own Division2110101000000
vs AFC Teams4110101000000
vs Own Division2---------
Outside Own Division1---------
vs NFC Teams2---------
vs Own Division1---------

kick-returns splits - split by MONTH

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
October3110101000000
September1---------
September2---------

kick-returns splits - split by STADIUM

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
FirstEnergy Stadium1110101000000
MetLife Stadium3---------
CenturyLink Field1---------
Lambeau Field1---------

kick-returns splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
Losses1---------
Wins3110101000000
Losses1---------
Wins1---------

kick-returns splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
Sundays4110101000000
Sundays2---------

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass13210-0-----
Turf311742-0-----
Grass11010-0-----
Turf10----------

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games311742-0-----
Road Games13210-0-----
Home Games10----------
Road Games11010-0-----

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead3121-0-----
Ahead by 1-8 Points1010-0-----
Ahead by 9-16 Points1010-0-----
Behind1100-0-----
Behind by 1-8 Points1100-0-----
Tied10731-0-----
Ahead0----------
Ahead by 1-8 Points0----------
Behind1010-0-----
Behind by 1-8 Points1010-0-----

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half10731-0-----
2nd Half3211-0-----
Last Two Minutes of Half1100-0-----
2nd Half1010-0-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line2110-0-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line4310-0-----
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line2200-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line6332-0-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line1010-0-----

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter4311-0-----
2nd Quarter6420-0-----
3rd Quarter2110-0-----
4th Quarter1101-0-----
Overtime1010-0-----
3rd Quarter0----------
4th Quarter1010-0-----

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-7311651-0-----
Margin 8-1413301-0-----
Margin 0-710----------
Margin 8-1411010-0-----