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
2015HOUILB161611063470.0003100325
2014HOUILB14147241311.0002100425
2013HOUILB774836121.5113100325

Advanced Stats

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankAdj Pct Tm TotalRankRun/Pass Ratio
2015HOUILB11369154.43661%2514%261.8
2014HOUILB744134.43655%5810%583.4
2013HOUILB5037123.21674%1115%292.6

Advanced Stats vs Pass

All Pass PlaysReceptions Only
YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct TmTklStopsStop Rate
2015HOUILB401687.26040%669%37.013.035%
2014HOUILB171024.61959%214%14.07.050%
2013HOUILB14726.65050%354%9.02.022%

Advanced Stats vs Run

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct Tm
2015HOUILB735372.92473%1673%
2014HOUILB573114.38254%8554%
2013HOUILB3630101.8383%383%

Charting Stats

AdjustedNon-Adjusted
YearTeamPosHitsHurTgtsTgt%RankAvg DistYACRankSuc%RankPaYdRankSuc%PaYd
2015HOUILB39174.2%583.65.45960%257.05161%6.4
2014HOUILB912194.5%591.97.76054%216.53454%6.8
2013HOUILB2684.4%--3.26.1--17%--8.0--13%7.8

Penalties

YearTeamPosGGSPenPenYd
2015HOUILB1616325
2014HOUILB1414425
2013HOUILB77325

Similarity Scores

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