Player Page

Whitney Mercilus | Linebacker | #59

Team: Houston Texans
Age / DOB:  (27) / 7/21/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 260
College: Illinois
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (26) / HOU
Contract: view contract details
Share: 

Latest News

Recent News

Texans OLB Whitney Mercilus suffered a torn pectorals Sunday night against the Texans.
His season is over, and he will be headed to injured reserve in the coming days. Losing Mercilus is a huge blow to a defense which also lost J.J. Watt to what looks like a season-ending knee injury. With the disruptive duo sidelined, the Texans could struggle to get pressure. Oct 9 - 9:10 AM

Highest Searched Players over the last 7 days


Career Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2012HOU16205256.0172.8000102100000
2013HOU163314477.0365.1000000000000
2014HOU153119505.0306.0000002100000
2015HOU1632205212.0594.9000101200000
2016HOU153516517.5567.5000401100000

Depth Charts

Skill Players
PosRoleName
QB1Tom Savage
2T.J. Yates
RB1Lamar Miller
2D'Onta Foreman
3Andre Ellington
4Alfred Blue
5Jordan Todman
GLB1Lamar Miller
2D'Onta Foreman
3RB1Lamar Miller
2Andre Ellington
3D'Onta Foreman
FB1Jay Prosch
WR11DeAndre Hopkins
2Bruce Ellington
3Chris Thompson
WR21Will Fuller
2Braxton Miller
WR31Bruce Ellington
TE1C.J. Fiedorowicz
2Stephen Anderson
LT1Chris Clark
2Kendall Lamm
3Julie'n Davenport
LG1Xavier Su'a-Filo
C1Nick Martin
2Greg Mancz
3Kyle Fuller
RG1Jeff Allen
RT1Breno Giacomini
K1Ka'imi Fairbairn