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Derrick Shelby

27-Year-Old Defensive End – Atlanta Falcons

2016 Defensive Stats

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2016 Defensive Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

Shelby is currently listed as a starting defensive end opposite Adrian Clayborn. He tallied between 25 and 40 tackles and a couple of sacks in each of the last three seasons in Miami, and he should be...

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2016 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  11

STATUS:  OUT  (IR)     INJURY:  Calf
HT: 6' 2"   WT: 280   DOB: 3/4/1989
College: Utah  Show ContractHide Contract

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Derrick Shelby Contract Information:

Signed a four-year contract with Atlanta in March of 2016.

October 18, 2016  –  Derrick Shelby News

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Shelby (calf) was placed on the IR on Tuesday.

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Derrick Shelby 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
2009 20 CFB 1 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2010 21 CFB 3 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2011 22 CFB 13 - - - - 1 2 - - - - - -
2012 23 MIA 16 8 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 24 MIA 16 34 23 11 2.5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
2014 25 MIA 15 26 21 5 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2015 26 MIA 16 37 25 12 3.5 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
2016 27 ATL 6 8 6 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 Proj 27 ATL Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Derrick Shelby

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Derrick Shelby – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Defensive Tackle

Snap Count Stats

245

Defensive Snaps in 2016

Derrick Shelby was on the field for 245 of his team's snaps on defense in 2016.

57

Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Derrick Shelby was on the field for 57 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Def ST
2014 418 160
2015 836 128
2016 245 57
Derrick Shelby 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 32 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Oak 47 9 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @NO 48 11 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Car 51 11 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 @Den 38 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 @Sea 29 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 Derrick Shelby
As Compared To Other Defensive Ends
Height:   6' 2"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   280 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.87 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   4.50 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill:   7.09 sec
GOOD
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
Not Available
Vertical Jump:   36 in
GREAT
Broad Jump:   116 in
AVERAGE
Bench Press:   26 reps
GOOD
Atlanta Falcons Team Injury Report
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Kevin Graf  IR
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Akeem King  IR
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Derrick Shelby: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Shelby suffered a calf injury in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game against Seattle and did not return, D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Shelby has signed a four-year, $18 million deal with the Falcons, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

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Shelby finished the 2015 season with 37 tackles, 3.5 sacks, and an interception.

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Shelby is expected to start at defensive end Sunday versus the Bills, the Miami Herald reports.

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Shelby signed a second-round restricted free agent tender, ESPN's Field Yates reports.

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Shelby has been reinstated by the Dolphins, Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald reports.

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Shelby has been suspended indefinitely for conduct detrimental to the team, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel's Omar Kelly reports.

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Shelby was arrested Saturday, according to the Miami Herald.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Shelby is the kind of player the Dolphins crave. He is part of the defensive line rotation and produces even in a limited role. His play will allow the Dolphins to keep players like Cameron Wake and Ndamukong Suh fresh as both the games and season move along.

2014

Shelby hasn't missed a game in his two seasons with Miami but has yet to make a big impact along the defensive. He is part of a rotation that the Dolphins like to use to keep all of their players fresh and is unlikely to have a breakout season in 2014.

2013

Shelby had eight tackles in 16 games for Miami last season and will be on the roster bubble all through training camp. If he makes the team it will be because of his play on special teams.