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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
Contract: view contract details

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Recent News

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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Current Season Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
Career Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
Game Log
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@DENGame scheduled for 10/24 8:30 PM ET
8Oct 30DETGame scheduled for 10/30 1:00 PM ET
10Nov 13@JACGame scheduled for 11/13 1:00 PM ET
11Nov 21@OAKGame scheduled for 11/21 8:30 PM ET
12Nov 27SDGame scheduled for 11/27 1:00 PM ET
13Dec 4@GBGame scheduled for 12/4 1:00 PM ET
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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