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
2013HOUILB774836121.5113100325
2012HOUILB55302370.0102100213
2011HOUILB161611476384.0205200215

Advanced Stats

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankAdj Pct Tm TotalRankRun/Pass Ratio
2013HOUILB5037123.21674%1115%292.6
2012HOUILB322184.7--66%--13%--2.2
2011HOUILB11979213.92966%1916%152.2

Advanced Stats vs Pass

All Pass PlaysReceptions Only
YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct TmTklStopsStop Rate
2013HOUILB14726.65050%354%9.02.022%
2012HOUILB10645.9--60%--2%8.04.050%
2011HOUILB3722145.94059%179%28.013.046%

Advanced Stats vs Run

YearTeamPosPlaysStopsDftsYd/PlayRankStop RateRankPct Tm
2013HOUILB3630101.8383%383%
2012HOUILB221544.1--68%--68%
2011HOUILB825773.03070%3070%

Charting Stats

AdjustedNon-Adjusted
YearTeamPosHitsHurTgtsTgt%RankAvg DistYACRankSuc%RankPaYdRankSuc%PaYd
2013HOUILB2684.4%--3.26.1--17%--8.0--13%7.8
2012HOUILB2285.3%--3.34.5--70%--6.0--69%5.9
2011HOUILB1011286.6%476.14.35458%116.43361%6.0

Penalties

YearTeamPosGGSPenPenYd
2013HOUILB77325
2012HOUILB55213
2011HOUILB1616215

Similarity Scores

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1Chase Blackburn2009888
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1Chase Blackburn2008-2009866
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1Ted Johnson1998-2000799
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