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Richard Sherman

25
CB
Height: 
6-3

Weight:

195

Age

28
Stanford
6 Years Pro

2015 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.

Gameday Photos

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
2015SEA16165033170-142---00-
2014SEA16165745120-84---01-
2013SEA161648381000168---10-
2012SEA161664531110248---131
2011SEA1610554780-174---01-
TOTAL27421658107926---251

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
17@ARIW 36-63300-2-----0-
16STLL 17-233210-0-----0-
15CLEW 30-132110-1-----0-
14@BALW 35-62200-11---00-
13@MINW 38-71100-0-----0-
12PITW 39-305230-21---00-
11SFW 29-134220-0-----0-
10ARIL 32-395320-1-----0-
8@DALW 13-121100-4-----0-
7@SFW 20-33210-0-----0-
6CARL 23-274220-0-----0-
5@CINL 24-278620-1-----0-
4DETW 13-105320-0-----0-
3CHIW 26-01100-1-----0-
2@GBL 17-270------------
1@STLL 31-343210-1-----0-

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2015SEA165033170-1420301526
2014SEA165745120-8408120.353
2013SEA1648381000168112515.658
2012SEA16645311102481577.129
2011SEA16554780-17404511.333
TOTAL 80274216581079262338-58

fumbles

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2015SEA16-----------
2014SEA16-----------
2013SEA1620-2-0-0000
2012SEA16----1-00---
2011SEA16-----------
TOTAL 8020-21000000

punt returns

yearteamgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
2015SEA16164646401100
2014SEA16100000010
2013SEA161-6-6-600001
2012SEA16---------
2011SEA16---------
TOTAL 8035819.36401111
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defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Arizona Cardinals28620-3-----
Baltimore Ravens12200-110444
Carolina Panthers14220-0-----
Chicago Bears11100-1-----
Cincinnati Bengals18620-1-----
Cleveland Browns12110-1-----
Dallas Cowboys11100-4-----
Detroit Lions15320-0-----
Green Bay Packers10----------
Minnesota Vikings11100-0-----
Pittsburgh Steelers15230-210262626
San Francisco 49ers27430-0-----
St. Louis Rams26420-1-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division102919100-1020301526
vs AFC Teams4171160-520301526
vs NFC Teams123322110-9-----
vs Own Division6211470-4-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
December48620-210444
January13300-2-----
November415870-710262626
October4201370-1-----
September34310-2-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
AT&T Stadium11100-4-----
CenturyLink Field82916130-510262626
Edward Jones Dome13210-1-----
Lambeau Field10----------
Levi's Stadium13210-0-----
M&T Bank Stadium12200-110444
Paul Brown Stadium18620-1-----
TCF Bank Stadium11100-0-----
University of Phoenix Stadium13300-2-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses6231580-3-----
Wins10271890-1120301526

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays15320-0-----
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)13210-0-----
Sundays144228140-1420301526

punt-returns splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Arizona Cardinals2--------
Baltimore Ravens1--------
Carolina Panthers1--------
Chicago Bears116464640110
Cincinnati Bengals1--------
Cleveland Browns1--------
Dallas Cowboys1--------
Detroit Lions1--------
Green Bay Packers1--------
Minnesota Vikings1--------
Pittsburgh Steelers1--------
San Francisco 49ers2--------
St. Louis Rams2--------

punt-returns splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Outside Own Division1016464640110
vs AFC Teams4--------
vs NFC Teams1216464640110
vs Own Division6--------

punt-returns splits - split by MONTH

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
December4--------
January1--------
November4--------
October4--------
September316464640110

punt-returns splits - split by STADIUM

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
AT&T Stadium1--------
CenturyLink Field816464640110
Edward Jones Dome1--------
Lambeau Field1--------
Levi's Stadium1--------
M&T Bank Stadium1--------
Paul Brown Stadium1--------
TCF Bank Stadium1--------
University of Phoenix Stadium1--------

punt-returns splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Losses6--------
Wins1016464640110

punt-returns splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Mondays1--------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)1--------
Sundays1416464640110
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