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Ahmad Brooks

30-Year-Old Linebacker – San Francisco 49ers

2014 Defensive Stats

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2014 Defensive Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

After a career-year in 2013 (60 TOT, 8.5 sacks), Brooks is lined up to be the starting left outside linebacker for the 49ers in 2014....

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2014 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  8

HT: 6' 3"   WT: 259   DOB: 3/14/1984  College: Virginia  Show ContractHide Contract

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Ahmad Brooks Contract Information:

Signed a six-year extension with San Francisco in February of 2012.

October 14, 2014  –  Ahmad Brooks News

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Brooks turned in his best performance of the season Monday, recording five tackles (all solo) and two sacks in the win over the Rams.

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Ahmad Brooks 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
2007 23 2 - 6 - 1 - 0 0 - 0 - - - -
2008 24 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - - - -
2009 25 14 - 16 - 6 - 0 0 - 0 - - - -
2010 26 SF 15 26 24 2 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 27 SF 16 50 35 15 7 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2012 28 SF 16 47 35 12 6.5 6 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
2013 29 SF 16 60 52 8 8.5 7 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2014 30 SF 7 16 14 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Ahmad Brooks – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Outside Linebacker
  1. Ahmad Brooks
  2. Aaron Lynch
San Francisco 49ers

Snap Count Stats

254

Defensive Snaps in 2014

Ahmad Brooks was on the field for 254 of his team's snaps on defense in 2014.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Ahmad Brooks was on the field for 3 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Def ST
2012 979 69
2013 898 61
2014 254 3
Ahmad Brooks 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 @Dal 48 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Chi 45 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Ari 54 0 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Phi 57 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 KC 50 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 @StL 0 0 5 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @Den 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 BYE Bye Week
9 StL
10 @NO
11 @NYG
12 Was
13 Sea
14 @Oak
15 @Sea
16 SD
17 Ari

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 Ahmad Brooks
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Height:   6' 3"
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Weight:   259 lbs
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Ahmad Brooks: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Brooks was held out of Tuesday's practice for conditioning reasons, CSN Bay Area reports.

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Brooks (illness) is listed as active for Sunday's NFC championship game against the Seahawks.

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Brooks (illness) was a full participant in practice Friday and was listed as probable for Sunday's NFC championship game against the Seahawks.

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Brooks (illness) returned to a full practice Thursday.

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After missing Wednesday's practice due to an illness, Brooks was able to handle a full workload Thursday. Assuming no unexpected setbacks, he should be fine for Sunday's NFC championship game matchup against the Seahawks. Brooks finished the regular season with a career-high 60 tackles (52 solo) and a career-high 8.5 sacks, while playing all 16 games for the third year in a row. That he's one of the weak links in San Francisco's front seven says more about the players surrounding him than anything else.
Brooks did not participate in Wednesday's practice due to an illness, John Dickinson of 95.7 The Game reports.

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Brooks had six tackles (five solo) with 2.5 sacks against the Panthers on Sunday.

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Brooks (stinger) is active for Sunday's game against the Rams, CSN Bay Area reports.

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Brooks (stinger) is questionable for Sunday's game against St. Louis, 957 The Game's John Dickinson reports.

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Brooks (stinger) was once again limited in Thursday's practice, John Dickinson of 95.7 The Game reports.

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Brooks (stinger) was a limited participant in practice Wednesday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Though he may face a team-mandated suspension early in the year for offseason off-field problems, Brooks is expected to be the starting outside linebacker on the left side and an integral part of the 49ers pass rush. The seven-year veteran is expected to improve on his 6.5-sack performance in 2012 and should be a solid contributor in IDP leagues.

2011

Brooks will likely start at outside linebacker.

2010

Brooks is a skilled pass-rusher who received extra reps in spring work due to the absence of Manny Lawson. He'll be in the linebacker rotation on second and third downs with the opportunity to record sacks, and could push Lawson for his starting job during training camp.

2009

Brooks should end up making the 53-man roster and will add depth to both the outside and inside linebacking corp.

2008

Brooks will see plenty of action on special teams as and limited time on defense as a backup linebacker for the Bengals.

2007

One of the bigger IDP wildcards heading into this season, Brooks could end up as the Bengals' starting middle linebacker, piling up the tackles, or he could be a fringe player. He's extremely talented but also carries a lot of personal baggage.

2006

Back-up middle linebacker. Brooks was picked in the supplemental draft so he missed rookie camp and offseason workouts, but he has been impressive thus far in training camp. He begins the season behind Brian Simmons on the depth chart at middle linebacker, and will also be competing for playing time with last year's rookie sensation Odell Thurman when Thurman comes off suspension. But the early buzz is that it is more a question of "when" Brooks will earn a starting linebacker spot as opposed to "if". Is worth keeping an eye on, but more for the future than for this season.