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Whitney Mercilus | Linebacker | #59

Team: Houston Texans
Age / DOB:  (26) / 7/21/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 265
College: Illinois
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (26) / HOU
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Texans OLB Whitney Mercilus has been named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for Week 1.
Mercilus was a monster against the Bears, recording two sacks and a forced fumble. He has three-straight multi-sack games dating back to last season. Since last Week 6, Mercilus leads the league with 14 sacks over that time. Sep 14 - 9:41 AM

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GameTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
WeekDateOppSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
1Sep 11CHI2242.0168.0000001000000
2Sep 18KC1230.00.0000100000000
3Sep 22@NE0440.00.0000000000000
4Oct 2TEN5270.00.0000000000000
5Oct 9@MIN2131.5128.0000000000000
6Oct 16IND4261.055.0000000000000
7Oct 24@DEN2130.00.0000000000000
8Oct 30DET0000.00.0000000000000
10Nov 13@JAC1120.00.0000100000000
11Nov 21@OAK3030.00.0000000000000
12Nov 27SD4040.00.0000000000000
13Dec 4@GB4041.099.0000100000000
14Dec 11@INDGame scheduled for 12/11 1:00 PM ET
15Dec 18JACGame scheduled for 12/18 1:00 PM ET
16Dec 24CINGame scheduled for 12/24 8:25 PM ET
17Jan 1@TENGame scheduled for 1/1 1:00 PM ET

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3Tyler Ervin
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GLB1Lamar Miller
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3RB1Lamar Miller
2Tyler Ervin
FB1Jay Prosch
WR11DeAndre Hopkins
2Braxton Miller
3Keith Mumphery
WR21Will Fuller
2Jaelen Strong
WR31Braxton Miller
TE1Ryan Griffin
2C.J. Fiedorowicz
3Stephen Anderson
LT1Duane Brown
2Kendall Lamm
LG1Xavier Su'a-Filo
C1Greg Mancz
2Tony Bergstrom
RG1Jeff Allen
2Oday Aboushi
RT1Chris Clark
K1Nick Novak