Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

Shawne Merriman

Position: OLB, DE

Size: 6-4, 272 pounds

Draft: San Diego Chargers 2005 (Round: 1 / Pick: 12)

College: Maryland

Birthdate: 05/25/1984

Standard Stats

YearTeamPosGGSTotal TklTklAstSacksIntIntTDPDFFFRFumTDPenPenYd
2012BUFDE101171161.0001000210
2011BUFOLB559721.000000000
20102TMOLB316510.000000000

Advanced Stats

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankAdj Pct Tm TotalRankRun/Pass Ratio
2012BUFDE171341.6--76%--3%--4.7
2011BUFOLB9713.2--78%--4%--8.0
20102TMOLB0000.0--0%--0%--0.0

Advanced Stats vs Pass

All Pass PlaysReceptions Only
YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct TmTklStopsStop Rate
2012BUFDE332-2.3--100%--1%1.01.0100%
2011BUFOLB111-3.0--100%--0%0.00.00%
20102TMOLB0000.0--0%--0%0.00.00%

Advanced Stats vs Run

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct Tm
2012BUFDE141022.5--71%--71%
2011BUFOLB8604.0--75%--75%
20102TMOLB0000.0--0%--0%

Charting Stats

AdjustedNon-Adjusted
YearTeamPosHitsHurTgtsTgt%RankAvg DistYACRankSuc%RankPaYdRankSuc%PaYd
2012BUFDE220----0.00.0--0%--0.0--0%0.0
2011BUFOLB21------------------------
20102TMOLB0000.0%--0.00.0--0%--0.0--0%0.0

Penalties

YearTeamPosGGSPenPenYd
2012BUFDE101210
2011BUFOLB5500
20102TMOLB3100

Similarity Scores

Most Similar Players for 2012
RankPlayerYearSim
1Chris Cooper2004927
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Most Similar Players for 2011-2012
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1Billy Lyon2000-2001880
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1Corey Smith2005-2007851
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(Shaun Merriman;Shawn Merriman)