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Muhammad Wilkerson

25-Year-Old Defensive End – New York Jets

2014 Defensive Stats

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2014 Defensive Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

It looked like the Jets got themselves a steal when they drafted Wilkerson with the 30th overall pick in 2011, but few would have guessed he'd be quite as good as he is today. He won't turn 25 until O...

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2014 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  11

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Toe      FRI PRACTICE:   Limited
HT: 6' 4"   WT: 315   DOB: 10/22/1989
College: Temple  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Muhammad Wilkerson Contract Information:

Signed by the Jets in July of 2011 -- four-year deal with an option for a fifth year.

December 19, 2014  –  Muhammad Wilkerson News

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Wilkerson (left toe) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Patriots, ESPN.com reports.

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Muhammad Wilkerson 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 21 NYJ 16 49 35 14 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2012 22 NYJ 16 69 36 33 5 4 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0
2013 23 NYJ 16 63 43 20 10.5 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
2014 24 NYJ 11 49 29 20 4.5 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Muhammad Wilkerson – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Defensive End
  1. Muhammad Wilkerson
  2. Leger Douzable
New York Jets

Snap Count Stats

600

Defensive Snaps in 2014

Muhammad Wilkerson was on the field for 600 of his team's snaps on defense in 2014.

54

Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Muhammad Wilkerson was on the field for 54 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Def ST
2012 915 77
2013 978 74
2014 600 54
Muhammad Wilkerson 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 Oak 47 2 3 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @GB 52 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Chi 64 4 5 3 2 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Det 59 5 8 2 6 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 @SD 67 7 8 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Den 66 5 8 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @NE 53 5 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Buf 53 11 5 3 2 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 @KC 56 5 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Pit 58 4 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
11 BYE Bye Week
12 @Buf
13 @Buf 25 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Mia
15 @Min
16 @Ten
17 NE
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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 Muhammad Wilkerson
As Compared To Other Defensive Ends
Height:   6' 4"
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Weight:   315 lbs
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Muhammad Wilkerson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Wilkerson (turf toe) was limited at practice Wednesday, the Jets' official site reports.

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ESPN's Rich Cimini indicates that Wilkerson had a setback in practice last week when someone stepped on his foot, with the defensive lineman's Week 16 status thus remaining cloudy.
Wilkerson (turf toe) won't play Sunday against the Titans, the Star Ledger reports.

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With the defensive end set to miss his third consecutive game, Quinton Coples is once again expected to start in Wilkerson's place on Sunday.
Wilkerson (turf toe) is listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the Titans, ESPN.com reports.

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Wilkerson (turf toe) was officially listed as limited at Thursday's practice, ESPN's Rich Cimini reports.

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That said, the defensive end is viewed as having a 50-50 shot to play Sunday against the Titans, according to coach Rex Ryan, which makes Wilkerson a risky Week 15 roll in IDP formats.
Wilkerson (toe) was listed as a non-participant at practice Wednesday, ESPN's Rich Cimini reports.

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Wilkerson (toe) won't play Sunday against the Vikings, ESPN's Rich Cimini reports.

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Wilkerson (toe) did not practice Thursday, Seth Walder of the Daily News reports.

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We'll circle back on the defensive lineman's status Friday, but according to ESPN.com, Wilkerson -- who did not play this past Monday against the Dolphins -- will likely miss Sunday's game against the Vikings as well.
Jets coach Rex Ryan said he is unsure whether Wilkerson (toe) will play Sunday against the Vikings, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

The 2011 first-round pick is arguably the top player on the Jets' defense given the offseason departures of Bart Scott and Darrelle Revis. He's an elite run-stopper and recorded 69 tackles and five sacks. If he can avoid injury, the 23-year-old Wilkerson could be poised for his Pro Bowl season.

2012

Like Quinton Coples, Wilkerson is talented enough to push for IDP relevance despite playing in a three-man front. With the arrival of Coples, moreover, any worry Wilkerson might have had about seeing disproportionate attention from opposing blocking schemes is mostly relieved. In any case, he finished his 2010 rookie season with 49 tackles (35 solo), three sacks, one safety and a forced fumble. A naturally strong player with good athleticism for his size, Wilkerson should improve on his rookie numbers in 2012.

2011

After the departure of Shaun Ellis in free agency, Wilkerson is slated to start right away and the Jets are expecting him to immediately contribute to their pass rush. He could be worth an IDP look depending on how training camp and the preseason works out