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59 Whitney Mercilus OLB

Houston Texans

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
4%4%
Key Stats
GPTot TcklSacksIntTDsFF
15505.0002

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Texans agree to four-year extension with LB Whitney Mercilus
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

The Texans have agreed to a four-year contract extension with linebacker Whitney Mercilus, the Houston Chronicle reports.

Mercilus will receive $26 million under the terms of the deal, which will keep in Houston until 2019, ESPN reports. He has missed just one game in his first three years with the Texans, racking up 122 total tackles and 18 sacks while forcing four fumbles.

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Texans list lengthy injury report for Week 17
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

The Texans have listed tight end Garrett Graham (ankle), inside linebacker Mike Mohamed (concussion), wide receiver DeVier Posey (calf) and quarterback Tom Savage (knee) as questionable for Sunday's game against Jacksonville.

Meanwhile, guard Brandon Brooks (knee, ankle), tackle Tyson Clabo (shoulder), inside linebacker Brian Cushing (ankle), tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz (shoulder), running back Arian Foster (rest), wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (wrist), cornerback Kareem Jackson (back), wide receiver Andre Johnson (rest), cornerback Johnathan Joseph (ankle), outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus (back, finger), nose tackle Ryan Pickett (groin), guard Xavier Su'a-Filo (back) and inside linebacker Jeff Tarpinian (knee) were all labeled as probable.

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Texans list Andre Johnson, Arian Foster as probable for Sunday
by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

The Texas listed wide receiver Andre Johnson (concussion) and running back Arian Foster (hip) as probable for Sunday’s game against the Ravens.

Both Johnson and Foster were able to fully participate in Friday’s practice.

The following players are also listed as probable: Tyson Clabo, Brian Cushing, Akeem Dent, Kareem Jackson, Johnathan Joseph, Whitney Mercilus, DeVier Posey and Jeff Tarpinian .

The Texans listed Garrett Graham (ankle), Mike Mohamed (concussion), Tom Savage (knee) and Xavier Su’a-Filo (back) as out.

The Texans are 5-point underdogs.

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Texans LB Whitney Mercilus fine for Sunday
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

Texans linebacker Whitney Mercilus has recovered from a back injury that prevented him from playing in Week 15 against Indianapolis and is ready to roll for the Sunday game against Baltimore.

Mercilus has played in 13 games this season with 11 starts. He has recorded four sacks.

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Texans release Week 15 inactives
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

The Texans declared wideout Andre Johnson (concussion), tight end Garrett Graham (ankle), linebacker Whitney Mercilus (back), defensive back Josh Aubrey, quarterback Thad Lewis, cornerback Andre Hal and guard Xavier Su'a-Filo inactive for the game at Indianapolis.

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Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2012Houston Texans162520.056000.0001
2013Houston Texans164733.0147000.0000
2014Houston Texans155031.0195000.0000
TOTAL4712284.03818000.0001
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2012Houston Texans1600201010
2013Houston Texans1600000000
2014Houston Texans1500200000
TOTAL4700401010
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-4/258
Birthdate:
7/21/1990
Age:
24
Hometown:
Akron, OH, USA
School:
Illinois
NFL Experience:
4
Awards:
2016 Super Bowl
Super Bowl
Fantasy Games
 
 
2016 Super Bowl
Super Bowl