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Richard Sherman

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CB
Height: 
6-3

Weight:

195

Age

29
Stanford
7 Years Pro

2017 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
2017SEA227610-0-----0-
2016SEA16165838200-134---001
2015SEA16165033170-142---00-
2014SEA16165745120-84---01-
2013SEA161648381000168---10-
2012SEA161664531110248---131
2011SEA1610554780-174---01-
TOTAL33926079109230---252

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2SFW 12-95410-0-----0-
1@GBL 9-172200-0-----0-

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2017SEA27610-0-----
2016SEA165838200-1340379.331
2015SEA165033170-1420301526
2014SEA165745120-8408120.353
2013SEA1648381000168112515.658
2012SEA16645311102481577.129
2011SEA16554780-17404511.333
TOTAL 98339260791092302375-58

fumbles

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2017SEA2---1-0-----
2016SEA16----1-0----
2015SEA16-----------
2014SEA16-----------
2013SEA1620-2-0-0000
2012SEA16----1-00---
2011SEA16-----------
TOTAL 9820-32000000

punt returns

yearteamgretydsavglngtd20+40+fcfum
2017SEA2---------
2016SEA16166600060
2015SEA16164646401100
2014SEA16100000010
2013SEA161-6-6-600001
2012SEA16---------
2011SEA16---------
TOTAL 98464166401171

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/13/2017@LACW 48-17111100-0-----0-
208/18/2017MINW 13-20111100-1-----0-
308/25/2017KCW 13-26111100-0-----0-
408/31/2017@OAKW 17-13000------------
TOTAL 333300-1-----0-

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/10/2017@GBL 9-17112200-0-----0-
209/17/2017SFW 9-12115410-0-----0-
TOTAL 227610-0-----0-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Green Bay Packers12200-0-----
San Francisco 49ers15410-0-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

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Outside Own Division12200-0-----
vs NFC Teams27610-0-----
vs Own Division15410-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

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September27610-0-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
CenturyLink Field15410-0-----
Lambeau Field12200-0-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses12200-0-----
Wins15410-0-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Sundays27610-0-----

fumbles splits - split by OPPONENT

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Green Bay Packers1------
San Francisco 49ers1---1--

fumbles splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Outside Own Division1------
vs NFC Teams2---1--
vs Own Division1---1--

fumbles splits - split by MONTH

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
September2---1--

fumbles splits - split by STADIUM

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
CenturyLink Field1---1--
Lambeau Field1------

fumbles splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Losses1------
Wins1---1--

fumbles splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgfumlostffown fropp frtd
Sundays2---1--

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass12200-0-----
Turf15410-0-----

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games15410-0-----
Road Games12200-0-----

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead3210-0-----
Ahead by 1-8 Points3210-0-----
Behind0----------
Behind by 1-8 Points0----------
Tied4400-0-----

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half5410-0-----
2nd Half2200-0-----
Last Two Minutes of Half2200-0-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line3300-0-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line3210-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line1100-0-----

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter2200-0-----
2nd Quarter3210-0-----
3rd Quarter2200-0-----
4th Quarter0----------

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-715410-0-----
Margin 8-1412200-0-----