Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

Phillip Merling

Position: DE

Size: 6-4, 290 pounds

Draft: Miami Dolphins 2008 (Round: 2 / Pick: 32)

College: Clemson

Birthdate: 08/19/1985

Standard Stats

YearTeamPosGGSTotal TklTklAstSacksIntIntTDPDFFFRFumTDPenPenYd
2013WASDE30--------------------10
2012GBDE302110.000000000
2011MIADE1014310.0002000210

Advanced Stats

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankAdj Pct Tm TotalRankRun/Pass Ratio
2012GBDE2103.0--50%--1%--2.0
2011MIADE6420.8--67%--1%--2.0

Advanced Stats vs Pass

All Pass PlaysReceptions Only
YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct TmTklStopsStop Rate
2012GBDE0000.0--0%--0%0.00.00%
2011MIADE2220.0--100%--0%0.00.00%

Advanced Stats vs Run

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct Tm
2012GBDE2103.0--50%--50%
2011MIADE4201.3--50%--50%

Charting Stats

AdjustedNon-Adjusted
YearTeamPosHitsHurTgtsTgt%RankAvg DistYACRankSuc%RankPaYdRankSuc%PaYd
2012GBDE000----0.00.0--0%--0.0--0%0.0
2011MIADE01------------------------

Penalties

YearTeamPosGGSPenPenYd
2013WASDE3010
2012GBDE3000
2011MIADE101210

Similarity Scores

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