Whitney Mercilus
#59 - DE
Status On roster
Ht/Wt 6’4’’, 258 lbs
Experience 9 years
Debut Sep 9, 2012
Born Jul 21, 1990 (31 yrs)
Hometown Akron, Ohio
Drafted Drafted by Houston in 2012 (1/26).
College Illinois
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2021 Season Stats
GP
Games Played
GS
Games Started
Comb
Total Tackles
Solo
Unassisted tackles
Asst
Assisted Tackles
Sck
Total sacks
Sck Yds
Total sacks yards
Int
Interceptions
Int Yds
Interceptions Yards
Int Lg
Longest interception return
Int TD
Inteceptions returned for touchdowns
FF
Forced Fumbles
FR
Fumble Recoveries
Def TD
Misc Defensive Touchdowns
Ytd 2 2 5 3 2 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Log
Date Week Team Opp GP
Games Played
GS
Games Started
Comb
Total Tackles
Solo
Unassisted tackles
Asst
Assisted Tackles
Sck
Total sacks
Sck Yds
Total sacks yards
Int
Interceptions
Int Yds
Interceptions Yards
Int Lg
Longest interception return
Int TD
Inteceptions returned for touchdowns
FF
Forced Fumbles
FR
Fumble Recoveries
Def TD
Misc Defensive Touchdowns
STATUS
2021-09-19 2 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
2021-09-12 1 1 1 3 2 1 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2021-01-13 Activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list by the Houston Texans.
2020-12-25 Placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list by the Houston Texans.
2020-11-10 Activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list by the Houston Texans.
2020-11-05 Placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list by the Houston Texans.
2019-12-28 Signed by the Houston Texans to a four-year contract extension.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NCAA Ted Hendricks Award Nation's top defensive end 2011