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Eric Berry

25-Year-Old Safety – Kansas City Chiefs

2014 Defensive Stats

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2014 Defensive Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Berry has the talent to be one of the best IDPs among defensive backs, but the Kansas City defensive scheme has his exact value a bit unclear heading into 2014. Rather than allowing Berry to play the ...

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2014 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  6

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Ankle      THU PRACTICE:   Limited
HT: 6' 0"   WT: 211   DOB: 12/29/1988
College: Tennessee  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Eric Berry Contract Information:

Agreed to a contract with the Chiefs in July 2010, believed to be a six-year deal worth $60 million ($34 million guaranteed).

October 29, 2014  –  Eric Berry News

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Berry (ankle) was limited in practice Wednesday, Adam Teicher of ESPN reports.

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Eric Berry 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
2010 21 KC 16 87 72 15 2 9 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2011 22 KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 23 KC 16 86 73 13 0 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 24 KC 15 74 66 8 3.5 10 3 2 1 2 0 0 0 0
2014 25 KC 2 15 14 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Eric Berry – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Strong Safety

Snap Count Stats

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Defensive Snaps in 2014

Eric Berry was on the field for 95 of his team's snaps on defense in 2014.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2014

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

Year Def ST
2012 994 74
2013 1010 12
2014 95 0
Eric Berry 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 Ten 79 0 15 14 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Den 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Mia
4 NE
5 @SF
6 BYE Bye Week
7 @SD
8 StL
9 NYJ
10 @Buf
11 Sea
12 @Oak
13 Den
14 @Ari
15 Oak
16 @Pit
17 SD

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 Eric Berry
As Compared To Other Safeties
Height:   6' 0"
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Weight:   211 lbs
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Kansas City Chiefs Team Injury Report
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Tyler Bray  IR
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Joe Mays  IR-R
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Eric Berry: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Berry (ankle) is inactive for Sunday's game against the Rams.

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Berry (ankle) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Rams, BJ Kissel of the Chiefs' official site reports.

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Berry (ankle) was limited at practice Wednesday, the Chiefs' official site reports.

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Berry (ankle) will not play Sunday against the Chargers, Adam Teicher of ESPN reports.

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Berry hasn't played since Week 2 against the Broncos, and will miss his fourth straight game Sunday. Ron Parker is expected to continue in Berry's place while Kurt Coleman could also see some snaps.
Berry (ankle) wasn't spotted at practice Thursday, Adam Teicher of ESPN reports.

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Berry (ankle) will practice again Thursday, Adam Teicher of ESPN reports.

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Berry practiced in a limited fashion Wednesday and thus appears to be trending in the right direction in advance of Sunday's game against the Chargers. More on his status Friday, once the Chiefs release their Week 7 injury report.
Berry (ankle) will practice Monday, B.J. Kissel of the Chiefs' official site reports.

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His progress throughout the week will be monitored as the Chiefs try to determine the safety's availability for Sunday's game against the Chargers.
Berry (ankle) will not play Sunday against the 49ers, Adam Teicher of ESPN reports.

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Berry (ankle) will not practice Wednesday, Adam Teicher of ESPN reports.

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Berry (ankle) will not play in Monday's game against the Patriots, BJ Kissel of Chiefs Live reports.

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2014

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2013

Berry's 2012 season was a disappointment, even after accounting for his return from a 2011 ACL tear. Although his 86 tackles (73 solo) were a solid figure, he intercepted just one pass and failed to post a sack or forced fumble. It would be wise to bet on Berry making a strong comeback in 2013, however. The vast majority of Berry's track record is highly impressive. The 2012 season aside, everything about 6-0, 211-pound Berry is blue chip, as he dominated in college at Tennessee (245 tackles and 14 interceptions in 39 games) and lit up the Combine with a 4.40-second 40-yard dash and 43-inch vertical. With a tune-up season from his ACL tear out of the way, Berry should re-establish himself as one of the league's best safeties – as a rookie in 2010, he posted 92 tackles, two sacks and four interceptions.

2012

An ACL tear is always a serious matter, but don’t assume Berry won’t be back in a big way in 2012. As a 23-year-old with extremely rare athletic gifts, Berry is expected to be near full strength for the start of training camp. Berry is an elite talent, and he’s poised to push for triple-digit tackles after finishing his 2010 rookie season with 92 stops (77 solo) and four interceptions, including one returned for a touchdown. Although he has the tackling ability of a strong safety, Berry possesses excellent athleticism and center-field skills, so he’ll contribute in virtually every way possible for a defensive back IDP.

2011

The former Tennessee star didn’t quite set the league on fire after being selected fifth overall in last year’s draft, but he was still plenty impressive. With the athleticism of a cornerback and the run-stopping instincts of a strong safety, there simply isn’t much Berry can’t offer a defense. He finished the year with 92 tackles (77 solo), two sacks, nine passes defended, four interceptions, one touchdown and a forced fumble. Those sacks, passes defended, interceptions and the forced fumble came in the last 11 games, so Berry clearly picked up steam as his rookie season progressed. Berry’s value is even higher in keeper league formats than in redraft leagues, but he’s near the top of the IDP food chain in either setting.

2010

Based on his play with the Tennessee Volunteers, Berry drew comparisons to Baltimore’s Ed Reed — high praise indeed. The fifth overall selection in the 2010 draft, Berry will be expected to step in and contribute from day one, both as a playmaker in the defensive backfield and in run support.