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Will Witherspoon

William Cordell Witherspoon

Position: LB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 234 lbs.

Born: August 19, 1980 in San Antonio, TX
High School: Rutherford
College: Georgia   (school history)
Drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the 3rd round (73rd overall) of the 2002 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 60 (932nd overall since 1950)

54 51 51 92

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Fine Details  · Last updated Feb 13, 2016 2:25PM
All-Time Rank: #965. John Fitzgerald… #966. Dan Pastorini… #967. Domata Peko… #968. WILL WITHERSPOON… #969. Kareem McKenzie… #970. Terry Bradshaw… #971. Don Paul… 

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty AV
2002 22 CAR MLB 54 15 8 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 1 0 0 1.5 56 15 6
2003 23 CAR RLB 54 16 16 1 10 0 10 5 1.0 74 25 8
2004 24 CAR RLB 54 16 16 4 48 0 25 14 1 0 1 0 0 3.0 85 18 8
2005 25 CAR RLB 54 15 15 2 35 1 35 14 2.5 66 15 10
2006 26 STL MLB 51 16 16 0 0 0 0 9 3 0 1 0 0 3.0 99 14 7
2007 27 STL MLB 51 16 16 0 0 0 0 7 2 0 1 0 0 7.0 92 18 7
2008 28 STL MLB 51 16 12 1 2 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 1.0 57 15 5
2009 29 2TM 17 16 1 9 1 9 5 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 81 11 7
STL rlb 51 6 6 29 4 2
PHI LLB 51 11 10 1 9 1 9 5 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 52 7 5
2010 30 TEN RLB 92 16 16 2 11 0 9 7 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 63 29 7
2011 31 TEN LB 92 16 14 1 7 0 7 3 1 0 2 2 0 2.0 41 15 7
2012 32 TEN mlb 92 14 5 1 40 1 40 2 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 29 18 3
2013 33 STL lb 51 16 3 1 20 0 20 1 0 0 1 0 0 12 1 2
Career 189 153 14 182 3 40 75 11 0 8 2 0 26.0 755 194 77
5 yrs STL 70 53 2 22 0 20 20 5 0 4 0 0 11.0 289 52 23
4 yrs CAR 62 55 7 93 1 35 38 2 0 2 0 0 8.0 281 73 32
3 yrs TEN 46 35 4 58 1 40 12 3 0 2 2 0 6.0 133 62 17
1 yr PHI 11 10 1 9 1 9 5 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 52 7 5

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
2003 23 CAR WLB 4 4 1.0
2005 25 CAR WLB 3 3 1.0
2009 29 PHI WLB 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 1
Career 8 8 0 0 0 0 1 2.0 5 1
2 yrs CAR 7 7 2.0
1 yr PHI 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 1

Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
2012 32 TEN mlb 92 14 5 1 6 0 6 6.0 6
Career 189 153 1 6 0 6 6.0 8
5 yrs STL 70 53 0
4 yrs CAR 62 55 0
3 yrs TEN 46 35 1 6 0 6 6.0 8
1 yr PHI 11 10 0

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
2005 25 CAR RLB 54 15 15 1 1 6
2009 29 2TM 17 16 1 1 6
PHI LLB 51 11 10 1 1 6
2012 32 TEN mlb 92 14 5 1 1 6
Career 189 153 3 3 18
5 yrs STL 70 53 0
4 yrs CAR 62 55 1 1 6
3 yrs TEN 46 35 1 1 6
1 yr PHI 11 10 1 1 6

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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Trades

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