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Brooks Reed

26-Year-Old Linebacker – Houston Texans

2014 Defensive Stats

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2014 Defensive Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Reed will be a starter at linebacker, though it's not known if he'll line up inside or outside. An outside backer for three years in Houston, Reed has been getting reps inside during the 2014 offseaso...

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2014 ADP:

Bye Week:  10

HT: 6' 3"   WT: 254   DOB: 12/28/1987  College: Arizona  DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Brooks Reed Contract Information:

Signed a four-year deal with the Texans in July of 2011.

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Reed had five tackles and a sack while earning a game ball after Week 1's win over Washington, CSN Houston reports.

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Brooks Reed 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
2011 23 Hou 16 44 30 14 6 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
2012 24 Hou 12 27 19 8 2.5 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2013 25 Hou 16 56 43 13 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 26 Hou 2 5 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brooks Reed – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Outside Linebacker
  1. Brooks Reed
  2. Ricky Sapp
Houston Texans

Snap Count Stats

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Defensive Snaps in 2014

Brooks Reed was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on defense in 2014.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Brooks Reed was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Def ST
2012 586 47
2013 933 84
2014 0 0
Brooks Reed 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 Was 0 0 5 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Oak 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @NYG
4 Buf
5 @Dal
6 Ind
7 @Pit
8 @Ten
9 Phi
10 BYE Bye Week
11 @Cle
12 Cin
13 Ten
14 @Jax
15 @Ind
16 Bal
17 Jax

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 Brooks Reed
As Compared To Other Linebackers
Height:   6' 3"
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Weight:   254 lbs
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Brooks Reed: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Reed will start at outside linebacker in Saturday's preseason opener against the Cardinals, the Texans' official site reports.

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Reed practiced at outside linebacker Saturday, CSN Houston reports.

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Reed is preparing to shift to inside linebacker this season, the Houston Chronicle reports. The early line has first-round draft pick Jadeveon Clowney seeing a lot of action at outside linebacker, the position where Reed has spent most of his time the last three years with the Texans.

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Reed (knee) played sparingly in Houston's preseason win over Minnesota on Friday.

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Reed (knee) returned to practice Tuesday, the Texans' official site reports. He was a full participant and is expected to play in Houston's preseason opener Friday against Minnesota.

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Reed (knee) sat out Houston's practice session Monday morning, the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Reed banged knees with tight end Owen Daniels and limped off the field during Sunday's morning workout, Comcast SportsNet Houston reports. He later returned with a sleeve over the knee but was held out of the afternoon practice session.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2013

Reed will be a starting linebacker for Houston, likely at outside linebacker on the strong side, but there was some talk of having him play some in the interior. Having him learn the inside stuff will give coaches some in-game flexibility, but the Texans like Reed on the outside.

2012

Reed will start at right outside linebacker for the Texans, where he is a sack threat due to his speed off the edge.

2011

Reed was a defensive end during his years in college at the University of Arizona, but the Texans feel he's well-suited to be an outside linebacker in their new 3-4 defense. There's a good chance he'll be a regular contributor on defense, backing up Connor Barwin and Mario Williams on the edgge.