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Akeem Spence

26-Year-Old Defensive Tackle – Detroit Lions

2017 Defensive Stats

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24

Sacks

1.5

Int

0

FF

1

TD

0

2017 Defensive Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

There was no outlook written for Akeem Spence in 2017. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

2017 ADP:

Bye Week:  7

HT: 6' 1"   WT: 307   DOB: 11/29/1991  College: Illinois  DRAFTED: 4th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Akeem Spence Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, $10.5 million contract with the Lions in March of 2017.

March 10, 2017  –  Akeem Spence News

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Spence signed a three-year, $10.5 million contract with the Lions on Thursday, ESPN reports.

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Akeem Spence 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 18 CFB 13 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2011 19 CFB 13 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2012 20 CFB 12 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2013 21 TB 16 29 19 10 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2014 22 TB 16 37 27 10 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
2015 23 TB 8 11 8 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 24 TB 16 19 10 9 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 25 DET 12 24 11 13 1.5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Akeem Spence – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Defensive Tackle

Snap Count Stats

479

Defensive Snaps in 2017

Akeem Spence was on the field for 479 of his team's snaps on defense in 2017.

9

Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Akeem Spence was on the field for 9 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Def ST
2015 289 51
2016 362 117
2017 479 9
Akeem Spence 2017 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 Ari 35 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @NYG 27 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Atl 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 @Min 28 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Car 37 3 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
6 @NO 52 0 6 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 BYE Bye Week
8 Pit 48 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 @GB 33 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Cle 48 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @Chi 52 1 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Min 48 2 4 1 3 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 @Bal 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @TB 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Chi
16 @Cin
17 GB

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 Akeem Spence  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Defensive Tackles
Height:   6' 1"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   307 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   5.15 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   4.72 sec
WEAK
Cone Drill:   7.82 sec
WEAK
Arm Length:   33.50 in
AVERAGE
Hand Length:   10.00 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   30 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   107 in
GOOD
Bench Press:   37 reps
ELITE
Detroit Lions Team Injury Report
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Ameer Abdullah  Inact
CB
Jamal Agnew  Inact
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Nick Bellore  Inact
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Emmett Cleary  Inact
DT
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Mike James  IR
OG
Zac Kerin  IR
WR
Bradley Marquez  Inact
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Ricky Wagner  Inact
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Akeem Spence: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Spence played a total of 17 snaps during the Buccaneers' Week 1 win over the Falcons.

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Spence (back) was placed on the Buccaneers' Physically Unable to Perform list, the Associated Press reports.

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Spence (back) faces a one-game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy, NFL.com reports.

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The Buccaneers signed Spence to a four-year contract Wednesday.

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The Buccaneers selected Spence in the fourth round of the 2013 draft, 100th overall.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

There was no outlook written for Akeem Spence.

2015

Competing for a starting spot in camp, Spence will factor into the rotation at defensive tackle along with Gerald McCoy, Henry Melton and Clinton McDonald.

2014

Starting defensive lineman for much of 2013 as rookie. Spence should reprise role in 2014 as he hopes to build upon his 2013 numbers of 29 tackles (19 solo), one sack and one fumble recovery.

2013

Rookie 4th-round defensive lineman who could take over as a starter for the departed Roy Miller.