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Brooks Reed

28-Year-Old Linebacker – Atlanta Falcons

2016 Defensive Stats

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2016 Defensive Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

Reed had the worst year of his career in his first year in Atlanta in 2015, only managing 17 tackles and failing to record a sack in 13 games. He should have no problem bouncing back from such a disma...

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2016 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  11

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 with the Falcons on a five-year, $22 million contract in March of 2015. Deal includes $9 million in guaranteed money.

September 24, 2016  –  Brooks Reed News

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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 16 41 25 16 3 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 27 Atl 13 17 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 28 Atl 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brooks Reed – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Defensive End

Snap Count Stats

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Defensive Snaps in 2016

Brooks Reed was on the field for 22 of his team's snaps on defense in 2016.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Brooks Reed was on the field for 4 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Def ST
2014 786 81
2015 345 0
2016 22 4
Brooks Reed 2016 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 TB 22 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Oak
3 @NO
4 Car
5 @Den
6 @Sea
7 SD
8 GB
9 @TB
10 @Phi
11 BYE Bye Week
12 Ari
13 KC
14 @LA
15 SF
16 @Car
17 NO

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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Atlanta Falcons Team Injury Report
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Brooks Reed: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Reed (shoulder) will not play in the Falcons' Week 2 game against the Raiders, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Reed (shoulder) is questionable to play Week 2 against the Raiders, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Reed (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Reed suffered a shoulder injury Sunday versus Tampa Bay and is questionable to return, Kelsey Conway of the Falcons' official site reports.

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Reed was limited to 17 tackles in 13 games with the Falcons in 2015.

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Reed (groin) is starting Sunday against the Texans.

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Reed (groin) is listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Texans.

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Reed (groin) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against Dallas.

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Reed (groin) will be limited during practice Thursday, ESPN's Vaughn McClure reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Brooks is currently projected to start as the strong side linebacker for the Falcons in 2015, but don't expect him to have a breakout season in his first year with the team. He's averaged just over 40 tackles and a couple of sacks in four years in the league. If he can stay healthy, he should improve those numbers, but not greatly.

2014

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 offseason practice sessions. The Texans did add inside linebacker Akeem Dent, who could claim a spot inside, freeing Reed to work outside. However, the outside figures to be clogged up with Whitney Mercilus and Jadeveon Clowney. Reed (11.5 sacks in three seasons) will be somewhere in the mix.

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.