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Richard Sherman

25
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
2016SEA16165838200-134---001
2015SEA16165033170-142---00-
2014SEA16165745120-84---01-
2013SEA161648381000168---10-
2012SEA161664531110248---131
2011SEA1610554780-174---01-
TOTAL33225478109230---252

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
17@SFW 25-232200-0-----0-
16ARIL 31-345410-2-----0-
15LAW 24-32200-1-----0-
14@GBL 10-382200-0-----0-
13CARW 40-71100-1-----0-
12@TBL 5-142200-0-----0-
11PHIW 26-154220-21---00-
10@NEW 31-247340-0-----01
9BUFW 31-255140-11---00-
8@NOL 20-258530-0-----0-
7@ARIT 6-63300-1-----0-
6ATLW 26-244220-2-----0-
4@NYJW 27-175320-22---00-
3SFW 37-182200-1-----0-
2@LAL 3-93210-0-----0-
1MIAW 12-103210-0-----0-

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2016SEA165838200-1340379.331
2015SEA165033170-1420301526
2014SEA165745120-8408120.353
2013SEA1648381000168112515.658
2012SEA16645311102481577.129
2011SEA16554780-17404511.333
TOTAL 96332254781092302375-58

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2016SEA16----1-0----
2015SEA16-----------
2014SEA16-----------
2013SEA1620-2-0-0000
2012SEA16----1-00---
2011SEA16-----------
TOTAL 9620-22000000

punt returns

yearteamgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
2016SEA16166600060
2015SEA16164646401100
2014SEA16100000010
2013SEA161-6-6-600001
2012SEA16---------
2011SEA16---------
TOTAL 96464166401171

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-
410/02/2016@NYJW 27-17115320-226-600-
610/16/2016ATLW 24-26114220-2-----0-
710/23/2016@ARIT 6-6113300-1-----0-
810/30/2016@NOL 20-25118530-0-----0-
911/07/2016BUFW 25-31115140-1131-3100-
1011/13/2016@NEW 31-24117340-0-----01
1111/20/2016PHIW 15-26114220-210-000-
1211/27/2016@TBL 5-14112200-0-----0-
1312/04/2016CARW 7-40111100-1-----0-
1412/11/2016@GBL 10-38112200-0-----0-
1512/15/2016LAW 3-24112200-1-----0-
1612/24/2016ARIL 34-31115410-2-----0-
1701/01/2017@SFW 25-23112200-0-----0-
TOTAL 16165838200-13437-31001

postseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
1801/07/2017DETW 6-26115320-0-----0-
1901/14/2017@NE-118440-0-----0-
1901/14/2017@ATLL 20-36118440-0-----0-
TOTAL 2213760-0-----0-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Arizona Cardinals28710-3-----
Atlanta Falcons14220-2-----
Buffalo Bills15140-110313131
Carolina Panthers11100-1-----
Green Bay Packers12200-0-----
Los Angeles Rams25410-1-----
Miami Dolphins13210-0-----
New England Patriots17340-0-----
New Orleans Saints18530-0-----
New York Jets15320-220636
Philadelphia Eagles14220-2100-0
San Francisco 49ers24400-1-----
Tampa Bay Buccaneers12200-0-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division104123180-840379.331
vs AFC Teams4209110-3303712.331
vs NFC Teams12382990-10100-0
vs Own Division6171520-5-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
December410910-4-----
January12200-0-----
November4188100-3203115.531
October4201370-520636
September38620-1-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
CenturyLink Field82616100-10203115.531
Gillette Stadium17340-0-----
Lambeau Field12200-0-----
Levi's Stadium12200-0-----
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum13210-0-----
Mercedes-Benz Superdome18530-0-----
MetLife Stadium15320-220636
Raymond James Stadium12200-0-----
University of Phoenix Stadium13300-1-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses5201550-2-----
Ties13300-1-----
Wins103520150-1040379.331

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays15140-110313131
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)27610-3-----
Sundays134631150-930626

fumbles splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Arizona Cardinals2------
Atlanta Falcons1------
Buffalo Bills1------
Carolina Panthers1------
Green Bay Packers1------
Los Angeles Rams2------
Miami Dolphins1------
New England Patriots1----1-
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----1-
vs AFC Teams4----1-
vs NFC Teams12------
vs Own Division6------

fumbles splits - split by MONTH

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

fumbles splits - split by STADIUM

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
CenturyLink Field8------
Gillette Stadium1----1-
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------
Ties1------
Wins10----1-

fumbles splits - split by WEEKDAY

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

punt-returns splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Arizona Cardinals2--------
Atlanta Falcons1--------
Buffalo Bills1--------
Carolina Panthers1--------
Green Bay Packers1--------
Los Angeles Rams200--0002
Miami Dolphins1--------
New England Patriots1--------
New Orleans Saints1--------
New York Jets1--------
Philadelphia Eagles1--------
San Francisco 49ers216660004
Tampa Bay Buccaneers1--------

punt-returns splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Outside Own Division10--------
vs AFC Teams4--------
vs NFC Teams1216660006
vs Own Division616660006

punt-returns splits - split by MONTH

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
December4--------
January116660004
November4--------
October4--------
September300--0002

punt-returns splits - split by STADIUM

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
CenturyLink Field8--------
Gillette Stadium1--------
Lambeau Field1--------
Levi's Stadium116660004
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum100--0002
Mercedes-Benz Superdome1--------
MetLife Stadium1--------
Raymond James Stadium1--------
University of Phoenix Stadium1--------

punt-returns splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Losses500--0002
Ties1--------
Wins1016660004

punt-returns splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgretydsavglngtd20+40+fc
Mondays1--------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)2--------
Sundays1316660006

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass5121110-1-----
Turf114627190-1240379.331

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games82616100-10203115.531
Road Games83222100-320636

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead3018120-940379.331
Ahead by 1-8 Points181080-2100-0
Ahead by 9-16 Points8440-5303712.331
Behind141130-4-----
Behind by 1-8 Points10730-3-----
Behind by 9-16 Points4400-1-----
Tied14950-0-----

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half3221110-3-----
2nd Half261790-1040379.331
Last Two Minutes of Half3210-410666

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line5230-2100-0
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line231670-620636
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line9450-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line211650-510313131

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter13850-1-----
2nd Quarter191360-2-----
3rd Quarter13670-3203115.531
4th Quarter131120-720636
4th Quarter within 78620-4100-0

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-794024160-610313131
Margin 15+47700-3-----
Margin 8-14311740-430626