Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

Brian Cushing

Position: OLB, ILB

Size: 6-3, 243 pounds

Draft: Houston Texans 2009 (Round: 1 / Pick: 15)

College: USC

Birthdate: 01/24/1987

Standard Stats

YearTeamPosGGSTotal TklTklAstSacksIntIntTDPDFFFRFumTDPenPenYd
2014HOUILB14147241311.0002100425
2013HOUILB774836121.5113100325
2012HOUILB55302370.0102100213

Advanced Stats

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankAdj Pct Tm TotalRankRun/Pass Ratio
2014HOUILB744134.43655%5810%583.4
2013HOUILB5037123.21674%1115%292.6
2012HOUILB322184.7--66%--13%--2.2

Advanced Stats vs Pass

All Pass PlaysReceptions Only
YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct TmTklStopsStop Rate
2014HOUILB171024.61959%214%14.07.050%
2013HOUILB14726.65050%354%9.02.022%
2012HOUILB10645.9--60%--2%8.04.050%

Advanced Stats vs Run

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct Tm
2014HOUILB573114.38254%8554%
2013HOUILB3630101.8383%383%
2012HOUILB221544.1--68%--68%

Charting Stats

AdjustedNon-Adjusted
YearTeamPosHitsHurTgtsTgt%RankAvg DistYACRankSuc%RankPaYdRankSuc%PaYd
2014HOUILB912194.5%591.97.76054%216.53454%6.8
2013HOUILB2684.4%--3.26.1--17%--8.0--13%7.8
2012HOUILB2285.3%--3.34.5--70%--6.0--69%5.9

Penalties

YearTeamPosGGSPenPenYd
2014HOUILB1414425
2013HOUILB77325
2012HOUILB55213

Similarity Scores

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1DeMeco Ryans2011900
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1DeMeco Ryans2010-2011866
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1Robert Thomas2005-2007805
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