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Tahir Whitehead | Linebacker | #59

Team: Detroit Lions
Age / DOB:  (27) / 4/2/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 241
College: Temple
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 5 (138) / DET
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Lions OLB Tahir Whitehead left Friday's preseason game with a knee injury.
Whitehead missed most of the first half before being ruled. His loss would create an opening in the starting lineup. Rookie Jalen Reeves-Maybin is Whitehead's backup. Aug 25 - 8:49 PM

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Current Season Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2017DET136521861.022.01180300200000
Career Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2012DET1473100.00.0000001000000
2013DET167290.00.0000001000000
2014DET166421850.00.0220000500000
2015DET164011512.0105.01260100600000
2016DET1598301280.00.0000000500000
Game Log
GameTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
WeekDateOppSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
1Sep 10ARZ2350.00.0000000000000
2Sep 18@NYG5380.00.01180000100000
3Sep 24ATL7070.00.0000000000000
4Oct 1@MIN5050.00.0000200000000
5Oct 8CAR5050.00.0000000000000
6Oct 15@NO4260.00.0000000000000
8Oct 29PIT1230.00.0000000000000
9Nov 6@GB5051.022.0000000000000
10Nov 12CLE7180.00.0000000100000
11Nov 19@CHI8190.00.0000000000000
12Nov 23MIN103130.00.0000000000000
13Dec 3@BAL2240.00.0000000000000
14Dec 10@TB4480.00.0000100000000
15Dec 16CHIGame scheduled for 12/16 4:30 PM ET
16Dec 24@CINGame scheduled for 12/24 1:00 PM ET
17Dec 31GBGame scheduled for 12/31 1:00 PM ET

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PosRoleName
QB1Matthew Stafford
2Jake Rudock
RB1Ameer Abdullah
2Theo Riddick
3Zach Zenner
4Dwayne Washington
5Tion Green
GLB1Ameer Abdullah
2Zach Zenner
3RB1Theo Riddick
2Ameer Abdullah
WR11Golden Tate
2Kenny Golladay
WR21Marvin Jones
2T.J. Jones
3Bradley Marquez
WR31Kenny Golladay
TE1Eric Ebron
2Darren Fells
3Michael Roberts
LT1Brian Mihalik
2Taylor Decker
LG1Graham Glasgow
C1Travis Swanson
RG1T.J. Lang
2Don Barclay
RT1Rick Wagner
2Emmett Cleary
K1Matt Prater