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Brian Orakpo

28-Year-Old Linebacker – Tennessee Titans

2014 Defensive Stats

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

There was no outlook written for Brian Orakpo in 2014. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

2014 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  9

STATUS:  Probable     INJURY:  Chest
HT: 6' 4"   WT: 257   DOB: 7/31/1986
College: Texas  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Brian Orakpo Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $32 million contract with the Titans in March 2015. Deal includes $13.5 million in guaranteed money.

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Orakpo agreed to terms Friday with the Titans on a four-year, $32 million contract, the Washington Times reports.

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Brian Orakpo NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2009 22 16 - 50 - 11 - 0 0 - 0 - - - -
2010 23 Was 15 56 36 20 8.5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2011 24 Was 16 60 35 25 9 5 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
2012 25 Was 2 5 5 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2013 26 Was 15 60 43 17 10 4 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
2014 27 Was 7 24 14 10 0.5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brian Orakpo – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Outside Linebacker

Snap Count Stats

385

Defensive Snaps in 2014

Brian Orakpo was on the field for 385 of his team's snaps on defense in 2014.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Brian Orakpo was on the field for 16 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Def ST
2012 87 4
2013 766 11
2014 385 16
Brian Orakpo 2014 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 @KC 50 3 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Dal 44 0 2 1 1 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Cin 62 3 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 @Ind
5 Cle
6 Jax 64 3 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @Was 34 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Hou
9 BYE Bye Week
10 @Bal
11 Pit
12 @Phi
13 @Hou
14 NYG
15 NYJ
16 @Jax
17 Ind

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Brian Orakpo  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Linebackers
Height:   6' 4"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   257 lbs
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40-Yard Dash:   4.70 sec
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Shuttle Time
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Cone Drill
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Arm Length
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Hand Length
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Vertical Jump:   40 in
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Broad Jump
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Bench Press:   31 reps
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Tennessee Titans Team Injury Report
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Brian Orakpo: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Orakpo (pectoral) was placed on the season-ending IR on Tuesday, Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Orakpo recently learned that he has once again suffered a torn pectoral muscle, so it's no surprise to see him officially ruled out for the remainder of the regular season. Trent Murphy will likely resume additional snaps at outside linebacker in his stead, while linebacker Everette Brown was re-signed by the team Tuesday to add depth.
Orakpo is reportedly done for the season due to a torn right pectoral muscle, cbslocal.com reports.

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Orakpo is slated to undergo an MRI on his pectoral muscle, ESPN reports.

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Orakpo will not return to Sunday's game against the Titans due to a shoulder injury.

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Orakpo (ankle) suffered a stinger during Sunday's game against the Titans and is considered questionable to return.

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Orakpo (ankle) is active for Sunday's game against the Titans.

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Orakpo (ankle) is probable for Sunday's game against Tennessee.

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Orakpo (ankle) was a full participant in Wednesday's practice, the Washington Post reports.

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Orakpo (ankle) is listed as active Sunday at Arizona.

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Orakpo (ankle) returned to practice on a limited basis Friday and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against Arizona, the Redskins' official site reports.

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Orakpo sat out Wednesday and Thursday to rest the injury, but it seems like he will try to give it a go Sunday. However, the Redskins do play in the second wave of kickoffs, so if you don't have somebody to swap in for him, you may want to go with a safer alternative this week and avoid the headache.

RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

There was no outlook written for Brian Orakpo.

2013

Orakpo is returning from shoulder surgery that cost him all of 2012. It was the same injury that ended his 2011 season in Week 17. He is expected to be healthy to start the year. If he can return to form expect around 50 tackles, 10 sacks, and a few forced fumbles.

2012

Orakpo had a solid yet unspectacular 2011. He recorded 9 sacks for the third year in a row, a career high 60 tackles, and three forced fumbles. He was often double teamed and struggled at times especially to make an impact (half his sacks came in two games). He suffered a torn pectoral in the final game of 2011 but is 100 percent going into training camp. Expect Orakpo to have more breathing room with the continued maturation of Ryan Kerrigan. Also the team has another year under it's belt in the 3-4 defense.

2010

Orakpo posted an impressive 11 sacks and 50 tackles as a rookie, splitting time between defensive end and outside linebacker. Orkapo was typically used at DE on passing downs, but this season might play OLB full time. If that’s the case, his IDP ranking will suffer greatly because he won’t generate enough tackles to hang with the top linebackers. His sacks likely will take a hit too, but as the OLB in Washington’s new 3-4 defense, he could still be used as an edge rusher (if Andre Carter doesn’t man that spot). Orakpo has significant fantasy upside if he’s deployed as a defensive end. Just double-check his eligibility in your league before drafting.

2009

First round draft pick in 2009. He is expected to play outside linebacker part time and defensive end on passing downs. He has the size, strength and speed to play both positions. He has a lot to learn and Defensive Coach Greg Blache does not like to start rookies. Expect Orakpo to be eased into his role.