Whitney Mercilus

Whitney Mercilus
Born: July 21, 1990
Akron, OH
Position: DE
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 261
College: Illinois
High School: Garfield (Akron, OH)
Career: 2012-2019
Drafted: 2012 in Round 1, #26 overall by the Houston Texans

Whitney Mercilus has played from 2012 to 2019 during his career with the Houston Texans. Mercilus has recorded 47.5 quarterback sacks in his career.

Houston Texans
Houston Texans

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
2019NFL Houston Texans122.00


Year Team No. Yds Avg.
2012NFL Houston Texans6.00.0
2013NFL Houston Texans7.00.0
2014NFL Houston Texans5.00.0
2015NFL Houston Texans12.00.0
2016NFL Houston Texans7.50.0
2017NFL Houston Texans1.00.0
2018NFL Houston Texans4.00.0
2019NFL Houston Texans5.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Solo Ast Brup PD Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
2012NFL Houston Texans16.5153101002
2013NFL Houston Texans403314
2014NFL Houston Texans40.5311900002
2015NFL Houston Texans413218202501
2016NFL Houston Texans44.53617104701
2017NFL Houston Texans9.59100001
2018NFL Houston Texans50392200002
2019NFL Houston Texans16.5145100004

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
2018NFL Houston Texans00001734
2019NFL Houston Texans00000510

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
2012NFLHouston Texans163
2013NFLHouston Texans1616
2014NFLHouston Texans1513
2015NFLHouston Texans1611
2016NFLHouston Texans1515
2017NFLHouston Texans55
2018NFLHouston Texans169
2019NFLHouston Texans66


2016 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)