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Zaviar Gooden

26-Year-Old Linebacker – Free Agent

2016 Defensive Stats

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2016 Defensive Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

Gooden is not a lock to make the Lions’ final roster. However, should he manage to secure a roster spot in advance of the regular season, he’d fill a depth role at outside linebacker, leaving him well...

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2016 ADP:

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HT: 6' 1"   WT: 231   DOB: 8/31/1990  College: Missouri  DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Released by Lions in September of 2016.

September 26, 2016  –  Zaviar Gooden News

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Gooden was waived by the Lions on Monday, Michael Rothstein of ESPN reports.

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Zaviar Gooden 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
2013 22 Ten 9 12 9 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 23 Ten 15 24 17 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 25 Det 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Zaviar Gooden – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status

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Snap Count Stats

27

Defensive Snaps in 2016

Zaviar Gooden was on the field for 27 of his team's snaps on defense in 2016.

21

Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Zaviar Gooden was on the field for 21 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Def ST
2014 156 280
2016 27 21
Zaviar Gooden 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 BYE Bye Week
2 @GB 27 21 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Zaviar Gooden: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Gooden was signed to the Lions' active 53-man roster on Saturday, James Palmer of NFL.com reports.

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The Titans released Gooden (hamstring) from injured reserve Tuesday, 247Sports reports.

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With news that Zach Brown (torn pectoral) is expected to miss the remainder of the season, Gooden figures to take over the starting inside linebacker role alongside Wesley Woodyard in Tennessee's 3-4 defense.

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Gooden (ankle) returned to practice Wednesday, the Tennessean reports.

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The Titans selected Gooden in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft, 97th overall.

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2016

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2015

Gooden should have a prominent role on Tennessee's coverage team on special teams and will occasionally see the field at linebacker.

2014

The 2013 third-rounder is slated to battle for inside linebacker slotting in training camp.

2013

The former Missouri Tiger, who sits third on the Titans depth chart at linebacker, could make an impact if he sees the field on a consistent basis as he's extremely fast and athletic. His draft stock fell due to a somewhat disappointing senior year, and the Titans may have gotten a steal if he plays up to his potential.