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Olivier Vernon
DE #50
Height:
6-2
Weight:
268
Age:
24
College:
Miami (Fla.)
Experience:
3

Quick Stats (2014):

TCKL
46
SCK
6.5
FF
2
INT
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Biography

Played in 30 games at Miami, starting sixteen contests at right defensive end…Recorded 81 tackles (51 solo) with nine sacks (66 yards) and 20.5 tackles for loss (96 yards)…Caused and recovered one fumble.
2011 SEASON
One of 35 players selected to the Ted Hendricks Award Watch List…Played in six games, starting the final three contests at right defensive end…Totaled 18 tackles (15 solo), 1.5 sacks (five yards) and 3.5 tackles for loss (nine yards).

2010 SEASON
Started 11 games at right defensive end and appeared in all 13 contests, recording 39 tackles (25 solo)…Ranked 11th in the Atlantic Coast Conference and second on the squad with a career-high six sacks (50 yards)…Posted 10.5 tackles for loss (62 yards …Opened the season in explosive fashion, coming up with a career-best 3.5 sacks (36 yards) and seven tackles (6 solo) vs. Florida A&M.

2009 SEASON
One of three true freshman to appear in at least 10 games for the Hurricanes, playing in 11 contests with two starts…Totaled 24 tackles (11 solo), 1.5 sacks (11 yards) and 6.5 tackles for loss (25 yards)…Assisted on one sack and posted three stops behind the line of scrimmage to go with four tackles vs. Georgia Tech…In his first career start, registered five assisted tackles in the Virginia Tech clash.

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended American High School in Miami, Florida, where the four-star prospect recorded 42 tackles with seven sacks as a sophomore...In 2007, registered 52 tackles (32 solo) with 12.5 sacks and 21.0 tackles for loss…Ranked 40th on the Rivals Florida Top 100 squad and was rated the nation’s ninth defensive end in the country by both Scout.com and Rivals.com…ESPN rated him 16th at his position among the nation’s prospects…Received Southeast 120 honors from the Mobile Press Register.

PERSONAL
General Studies major…Born 10/07/90…Resides in Miami, Florida.
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 135 102 33 21.5 0 0 0 0 -- 0 0 3 0
2014 MIA 16 16 46 31 15 6.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 2 --
2013 MIA 16 14 57 46 11 11.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2012 MIA 16 0 32 25 7 3.5 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 NE W 33-20 3 3 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2 @BUF L 10-29 6 3 3 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 KC L 15-34 3 2 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 @OAK W 38-14 -- 0 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
6 GB L 24-27 7 5 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
7 @CHI W 27-14 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 @JAC W 27-13 4 2 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
9 SD W 37-0 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
10 @DET L 16-20 3 1 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 BUF W 22-9 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
12 @DEN L 36-39 5 5 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
13 @NYJ W 16-13 7 4 3 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
14 BAL L 13-28 2 2 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
15 @NE L 13-41 2 1 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
16 MIN W 37-35 -- 0 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
17 NYJ L 24-37 2 1 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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