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K.J. Wright

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LB
Height: 
6-4

Weight:

246

Age

27
Mississippi State
7 Years Pro

2016 Season

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HOW ACQUIRED: Selected with the second pick in the 4th round (99th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

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HOW ACQUIRED:

Selected with the second pick in the 4th round (99th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

NFL CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: 

  • Started all 16 games in 2014 and led the team in tackles with a career-high 107 (74 solo). Also recorded 2.0 sacks, four passes defensed, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery.
  • Started all three postseason games, recording 23 tackles (16 solo) with 11 tackles (10 solo) coming vs. New England in Super Bowl XLIX.
  • Moved to weakside linebacker and started 13 of 13 games in 2013 played, missing the last three games with a broken foot suffered at San Francisco (12/8). Missed the Divisional Playoff Game vs. New Orleans but returned to play in both the NFC Championship and Super Bowl XLVIII.
  • Despite missing three games, ranked fourth on team with 80 tackles (46 solo) in the 2013 regular season. Also recorded 1.5 sacks, four passes defensed and a fumble recovery.
  • Played in two postseason games, starting Super Bowl XLVIII. Recorded 8 tackles (5 solo) in the postseason with seven tackles (5 solo) coming in SBXLVIII.
  • Started all 15 games played in his second season, sitting vs. NYJ (11/11) after sustaining a concussion the week prior (vs. Minn, 11/4). Also started both playoff games.
  • Ranked second on the team with 96 tackles (66 solo) in 2012 and also recorded a sack, an interception and a forced fumble.
  • His emergence during rookie season led to team trading Aaron Curry to Oakland on October 13, 2011.
  • Started 12 of 16 games played and recorded 61 tackles (46 solo) and 2.0 sacks in 2011. Posted a career-high eight tackles in back-to-back games (vs. St. Louis, 12/12/11 and at Chicago, 12/18/11).

COLLEGE:  Started 35 of 47 games at Miss­issippi State (22 at strong-side outside linebacker and 13 at weak-side linebacker). Finished career with 259 tackles (131 solo), including nine sacks for minus 60 yards, 23.5 stops for loss totaling 104 yards and 11 quarterback pressures. Forced and recovered three fumbles and had 14 passes defensed.

PERSONAL: Attended Olive Branch (Miss.) High School. Regarded as the nation’s 45th best strong-side outside linebacker. Selected to play in the Mississippi/Alabama All-Star Classic. Named first-team, all-state on the defensive line by the Clarion-Ledger in all classifications following his senior season. Also earned first-team, all-state mention by the Mississippi Association of Coaches at outside linebacker in Class 5A. Recorded 91 total tackles, 13 sacks and an interception. Helped Olive Branch to a 12-2 overall record as a senior. Also a standout for an undefeated basketball team as a senior. Born Kenneth Bernard Wright Jr. in Memphis, Tenn.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2016SEA161612672544-5-----11
2015SEA161611671451-3-----42
2014SEA161610773342-4-----31
2013SEA13138046341.5-4-----01
2012SEA15159868301-51---01-
2011SEA16126550152-3-----11
TOTAL59238021211.50241---0106

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
17@SFW 25-237701-0-----0-
16ARIL 31-346060-1-----01
15LAW 24-310370-0-----0-
14@GBL 10-385410-0-----0-
13CARW 40-73210-1-----1-
12@TBL 5-148620-1-----0-
11PHIW 26-1510640-1-----0-
10@NEW 31-248530-0-----0-
9BUFW 31-2511741-0-----0-
8@NOL 20-256420-0-----0-
7@ARIT 6-6101000-1-----0-
6ATLW 26-247160-0-----0-
4@NYJW 27-178441-0-----0-
3SFW 37-187340-0-----0-
2@LAL 3-99720-0-----0-
1MIAW 12-1011381-0-----0-

defensive

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2016SEA1612672544-5-----
2015SEA1611671451-3-----
2014SEA1610773342-4-----
2013SEA138046341.5-4-----
2012SEA159868301-510242424
2011SEA166550152-3-----
TOTAL 9259238021211.50241024-24

fumbles

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2016SEA16----1-0----
2015SEA16----2-0----
2014SEA16----1-0----
2013SEA13----1-0----
2012SEA15-----------
2011SEA16----1-0----
TOTAL 9200-06000000
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defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Arizona Cardinals2161060-2-----
Atlanta Falcons17160-0-----
Buffalo Bills111741-0-----
Carolina Panthers13210-1-----
Green Bay Packers15410-0-----
Los Angeles Rams2191090-0-----
Miami Dolphins111381-0-----
New England Patriots18530-0-----
New Orleans Saints16420-0-----
New York Jets18441-0-----
Philadelphia Eagles110640-1-----
San Francisco 49ers2141041-0-----
Tampa Bay Buccaneers18620-1-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division107742353-3-----
vs AFC Teams43819193-0-----
vs NFC Teams128853351-5-----
vs Own Division64930191-2-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
December4249150-2-----
January17701-0-----
November43724131-2-----
October43119121-1-----
September32713141-0-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
CenturyLink Field86525402-3-----
Gillette Stadium18530-0-----
Lambeau Field15410-0-----
Levi's Stadium17701-0-----
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum19720-0-----
Mercedes-Benz Superdome16420-0-----
MetLife Stadium18441-0-----
Raymond James Stadium18620-1-----
University of Phoenix Stadium1101000-1-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses53421130-2-----
Ties1101000-1-----
Wins108241414-2-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays111741-0-----
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)2163130-1-----
Sundays139962373-4-----

fumbles splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Arizona Cardinals2----1-
Atlanta Falcons1------
Buffalo Bills1------
Carolina Panthers1------
Green Bay Packers1------
Los Angeles Rams2------
Miami Dolphins1------
New England Patriots1------
New Orleans Saints1------
New York Jets1------
Philadelphia Eagles1------
San Francisco 49ers2------
Tampa Bay Buccaneers1------

fumbles splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Outside Own Division10------
vs AFC Teams4------
vs NFC Teams12----1-
vs Own Division6----1-

fumbles splits - split by MONTH

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
December4----1-
January1------
November4------
October4------
September3------

fumbles splits - split by STADIUM

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
CenturyLink Field8----1-
Gillette Stadium1------
Lambeau Field1------
Levi's Stadium1------
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum1------
Mercedes-Benz Superdome1------
MetLife Stadium1------
Raymond James Stadium1------
University of Phoenix Stadium1------

fumbles splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Losses5----1-
Ties1------
Wins10------

fumbles splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Mondays1------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)2----1-
Sundays13------
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