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Richard Sherman

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CB
Height: 
6-3

Weight:

195

Age

28
Stanford
6 Years Pro

2016 Season

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HOW ACQUIRED: Drafted with the 23rd pick in the fifth-round of the 2011 NFL Draft (154th overall). Signed a multi-year extension on May 7, 2014.

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Biography

HOW ACQUIRED:

Drafted with the 23rd pick in the fifth-round of the 2011 NFL Draft (154th overall). Signed a multi-year extension on May 7, 2014.

NFL CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: 

  • Since 2011, leads the league in interceptions (24) and is second (Joe Haden, CLE) in passes defensed (68).
  • Started all 16 games at left cornerback in 2014 in addition to all three postseason games. He recorded 57 tackles (45 solo), four interceptions, eight passes defensed and one forced fumble. He also recorded two interceptions in the playoffs.
  • Led the NFL in 2013 with 8 interceptions. Started all 16 games played at left cornerback as well as all three playoff games, leading the team in interceptions (8) and passes defensed (19).
  • Started all 16 games played in 2012 at left cornerback as well as both playoff games, leading the team in interceptions (8) and passes defensed (24).
  • Played in all 16 games in 2011 and moved in to starting lineup after Marcus Trufant (back) and Walter Thurmond (ankle) were placed on injured reserve, starting final 10 games at left corner.
  • Tied for third in franchise history with four interceptions as a rookie, along with 53 tackles (46 solo) and ranked second on team with 17 passes defensed.

HONORS: 2014: NFC Pro Bowl, Associated Press First-Team All-Pro, PFWA All-NFL, Sporting News All-Pro, MMQB All-Pro, NFC Defensive Player of the Week at San Francisco (11/27); 2013: NFC Pro Bowl, Associated Press First-Team All-Pro, Pro-Football Weekly All-NFL Team, Sporting News All-Pro, Sports Illustraded All-Pro, NFC Defensive Player of the Week vs. 49ers (9/15/13) & at Giants (12/15/14); 2012: Associated Press First-Team All-Pro, Pro Football Weekly All-NFL Team, Sporting News All-Pro, Sports Illustrated All-Pro, NFC Defensive Player of the Week vs. Jets (11/11/12); 2011: All-Rookie Team (Pro Foot­ball Weekly).

COLLEGE:  Played in 52 career games with 37 starts (27/15 at wide receiver, 25/22 at cornerback). Played his first three seasons at wide receiver before transitioning to cornerback prior to his senior season. Was granted a fifth season after his junior season was cut short after four games due to a knee injury. Registered 81 career catches for 1,340 yards (16.5 avg) and seven touchdowns. Tallied 112 career tackles and six interceptions at cornerback.

PERSONAL: Graduated from Dominguez High School in Compton. Ranked among the best wide receiver prospects in the nation. PrepStar All-West selection and SuperPrep All-Far West pick. Named to the Long Beach Press-Telegram’s Dream Team as one of the premier recruits in the West. Listed as the 50th-best recruit in the nation by SuperPrep. Accounted for 1,030 all-purpose yards as a senior, including 870 yards on 28 catches and three punt returns for touchdowns. Recorded 45 tackles, eight pass breakups and one interception as a defensive back. First team All-CIF and Long Beach Press-Telegram Dream Team selection in track as a senior. Com­mu­nications major.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2016SEA338620-1-----0-
2015SEA16165033170-142---00-
2014SEA16165745120-84---01-
2013SEA161648381000168---10-
2012SEA161664531110248---131
2011SEA1610554780-174---01-
TOTAL28222260108026---251

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
3SFW 37-182200-1-----0-
2@LAL 3-93210-0-----0-
1MIAW 12-103210-0-----0-

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2016SEA38620-1-----
2015SEA165033170-1420301526
2014SEA165745120-8408120.353
2013SEA1648381000168112515.658
2012SEA16645311102481577.129
2011SEA16554780-17404511.333
TOTAL 83282222601080262338-58

fumbles

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2016SEA3-----------
2015SEA16-----------
2014SEA16-----------
2013SEA1620-2-0-0000
2012SEA16----1-00---
2011SEA16-----------
TOTAL 8320-21000000

punt returns

yearteamgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
2016SEA300--00020
2015SEA16164646401100
2014SEA16100000010
2013SEA161-6-6-600001
2012SEA16---------
2011SEA16---------
TOTAL 8335819.36401131

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/13/2016@KCW 17-16111100-0-----0-
208/18/2016MINL 18-11112110-0-----0-
308/25/2016DALW 17-27113120-0-----0-
409/01/2016@OAKW 23-21111100-0-----0-
TOTAL 447430-0-----0-

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/11/2016MIAW 10-12113210-0-----0-
209/18/2016@LAL 3-9113210-0-----0-
309/25/2016SFW 18-37112200-1-----0-
TOTAL 338620-1-----0-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Los Angeles Rams13210-0-----
Miami Dolphins13210-0-----
San Francisco 49ers12200-1-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division13210-0-----
vs AFC Teams13210-0-----
vs NFC Teams25410-1-----
vs Own Division25410-1-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
September38620-1-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
CenturyLink Field25410-1-----
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum13210-0-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses13210-0-----
Wins25410-1-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Sundays38620-1-----

punt-returns splits - split by OPPONENT

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Los Angeles Rams100--0002
Miami Dolphins1--------
San Francisco 49ers1--------

punt-returns splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Outside Own Division1--------
vs AFC Teams1--------
vs NFC Teams200--0002
vs Own Division200--0002

punt-returns splits - split by MONTH

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
September300--0002

punt-returns splits - split by STADIUM

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
CenturyLink Field2--------
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum100--0002

punt-returns splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Losses100--0002
Wins2--------

punt-returns splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Sundays300--0002

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass13210-0-----
Turf25410-1-----

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games25410-1-----
Road Games13210-0-----

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead4400-1-----
Ahead by 1-8 Points2200-0-----
Ahead by 9-16 Points1100-0-----
Behind2110-0-----
Behind by 1-8 Points2110-0-----
Tied2110-0-----

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half5410-1-----
2nd Half3210-0-----
Last Two Minutes of Half1100-1-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line4220-1-----
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line2200-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line2200-0-----

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter1100-0-----
2nd Quarter4310-1-----
3rd Quarter2110-0-----
4th Quarter1100-0-----
4th Quarter within 70----------

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-726420-0-----
Margin 15+12200-1-----