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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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Career Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2012HOU16205256.0172.8000102100000
2013HOU163314477.0365.1000000000000
2014HOU153119505.0306.0000002100000
2015HOU1632205212.0594.9000101200000

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