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22 Asante Samuel CB

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
0%0%
Key Stats
GPTot TcklSacksIntTDsFF
11300101

Player Updates

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Asante Samuel says he's not done yet
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

Shortly after the Falcons released cornerback Asante Samuel, the 33-year-old told ESPN.com he wants to play two or three more seasons. Samuel, who dealt with a thigh injury last season and lost his starting job, has 51 career interceptions.

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Falcons cut Asante Samuel, Stephen Nicholas
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

The Falcons cut cornerback Asante Samuel and linebacker Stephen Nicholas.

Samuel, 33, was scheduled to make $5.25 million in salary and bonuses in 2014. He had 30 tackles, an interception, a forced fumble and three passes defensed in 11 games last season.

Nicholas, 30, was set to earn $3 million and count $4 million against the cap. He had 36 tackles, a sack and a forced fumble in 14 games last season.

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Asante Samuel piles up the tackles
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

Falcons defensive back Asante Samuel, who was taken to the locker room at the end of the second quarter and tested for a concussion at halftime, had a big performance statistically after being cleared to return. He finished with a season-high eight tackles, all solo, and also forced a fumble.

Samuel now has 20 tackles and one interception in six games this season.

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Asante Samuel able to return
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

Falcons defensive back Asante Samuel, who left with about a minute to go in the second quarter Week 9 at Carolina, was tested for a concussion and cleared to return. He was back on the field for the Panthers' opening drive of the third quarter.

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Asante Samuel leaves with injury
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

Falcons defensive back Asante Samuel was taken to the locker room with about a minute to go in the first half with a possible head injury. He had one solo tackle before leaving.

Samuel was playing in his sixth game this season. He was limited early in the year by a thigh injury.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.TDSacksIntFF
19/8/13NO0000
29/15/13STL0000
39/22/13MIA0000
49/29/13NE0000
510/7/13NYJ0000
710/20/13TB0000
810/27/13ARI0010
911/3/13CAR0001
1011/10/13SEA0000
1111/17/13TB0000
1211/21/13NO0000
1312/1/13BUF0000
1412/8/13GB0000
1512/15/13WAS0000
1612/23/13SF0000
1712/29/13CAR0000
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
29/14/14@ CIN Lost 10-24
39/18/14TB8:25 pm
49/28/14@ MIN4:25 pm
510/5/14@ NYG1:00 pm
610/12/14CHI1:00 pm
710/19/14@ BAL1:00 pm
810/26/14DET9:30 am
Bye: Week 9
1011/9/14@ TB1:00 pm
1111/16/14@ CAR1:00 pm
1211/23/14CLE1:00 pm
1311/30/14ARI4:05 pm
1412/8/14@ GB8:30 pm
1512/14/14PIT1:00 pm
1612/21/14@ NO1:00 pm
1712/28/14CAR1:00 pm
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2003New England Patriots163430.04025527.55517
2004New England Patriots133634.02013434.034112
2005New England Patriots155444.01003155.015016
2006New England Patriots156560.0501012012.033024
2007New England Patriots164441.03068914.842118
2008Philadelphia Eagles153531.04046416.050122
2009Philadelphia Eagles164039.010911713.037016
2010Philadelphia Eagles112622.04077010.033014
2011Philadelphia Eagles143430.04035317.720110
2012Atlanta Falcons153634.020511022.079117
2013Atlanta Falcons113029.010111.0104
TOTAL157434394.04005172814.3796160
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2003New England Patriots1600000000
2004New England Patriots1300300000
2005New England Patriots1500000000
2006New England Patriots1500100000
2007New England Patriots1600000000
2008Philadelphia Eagles1500000000
2009Philadelphia Eagles1600101010
2010Philadelphia Eagles1111001110
2011Philadelphia Eagles1400101010
2012Atlanta Falcons1500000000
2013Atlanta Falcons1100100000
TOTAL15711703130
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
5-10/185
Birthdate:
1/6/1981
Age:
32
Hometown:
Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
School:
Central Florida
NFL Experience:
12
Awards:
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