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Eddie Pleasant
DB #35
Height:
5-10
Weight:
210
College:
Oregon
Hometown:
Compton, CA
Experience:
6
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 78 116 91 25 2.5 0 17 3 0 -1 -- 0
2017 HOU 16 32 25 7 2 -- 3 1 0 0 -- 0
2016 HOU 14 20 16 4 0 -- 5 -- -- -- -- --
2015 HOU 16 36 24 12 0.5 -- 6 2 0 -1 -0.5 0
2014 HOU 14 6 5 1 0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- --
2013 HOU 16 21 20 1 0 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2012 HOU 2 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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Twitter: @Eddiep_35

TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 14, 2012...Released by Texans on Aug. 31, 2012...Signed by Texans to practice squad on Sept. 1, 2012...Signed by Texans to active roster on Dec. 21, 2012...Re-signed with Texans on March 9, 2015.
TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 14, 2012...Released by Texans on Aug. 31, 2012...Signed by Texans to practice squad on Sept. 1, 2012...Signed by Texans to active roster on Dec. 21, 2012...Re-signed with Texans on March 9, 2015.

CAREER:
Posted career highs in tackles (28), sacks (0.5), interceptions (2), passes defensed (6)and fumble recoveries (1) in 2015
Enjoyed his first full season on the active roster in 2013 after spending the first 14 weeks of the 2012 season on the practice squad as an undrafted free agent
Has played in five postseason games

2016 (Houston 14/0, 2/0):
Saw eight snaps on defense and played special teams in the season opener vs. Chicago (9/11)
Inactive for Week 2 vs. Kansas City (9/18) and Week 3 at New England (9/22)
Played five snaps on defense and contributed on special teams vs. Tennessee (10/2) in Week 4
Matched a career high with two passes defensed in 10 snaps of action at Minnesota (10/9) in Week 5
Recorded a pass defensed vs. Indianapolis (10/16) in Week 6
Tallied his first two solo tackles of the season at Denver (10/24) in Week 7
Notched two solo tackles for a third consecutive game, including his first career tackle for loss, at Jacksonville (11/13) in Week 10
Saw 14 snaps of action on defense and contributed on special teams at Oakland (11/21) in Week 11
Notched one tackle and played on special teams vs. San Diego (11/27) in Week 12
Logged two solo tackles at Green Bay (12/4) in Week 13
Recorded his first quarterback hit of the season at Indianapolis (12/11) in Week 14
Notched a pass defensed vs. Jacksonville (12/18) in Week 15
Made a season-high three tackles (two solo)  and added one special teams tackle vs. Cincinnati (12/24) in Week 16
Registered a season-high four tackles at Tennessee (1/1/17) in Week 17
Tallied the first two postseason tackles of his career vs. Oakland (1/7/17) in the AFC Wild Card round
Assisted on a pair of tackles and recovered a fumble on special teams at New England (1/14/17) in the AFC Divisional round

2015 (Houston 16/0, 1/0):
Made one solo tackle vs. Kansas City (9/13)
Split a sack with S Quintin Demps, the first of his career at Carolina (9/20)
Made two tackles (one solo) and one special teams tackle vs. Tampa Bay (9/27)
Recovered a fumble by RB Bishop Sankey on the Titans’ 24-yard line during a kickoff return in the second quarter. S Kurtis Drummond forced the fumble on the play (11/1)
Finished with one tackle on defense and one on special teams vs. Tennessee (11/1)
Made his first career interception when he picked off Jets QB Ryan Fitzpatrick in the fourth quarter (11/22)
Tied for third on the team with a career-high five tackles (four solo) and tied a career-high with two passes defensed vs. N.Y. Jets (11/22)
Tied for second on the team with five tackles (two solo) and added one pass defensed vs. New Orleans (11/29)
Recorded his second interception of the season and second of his career when he picked off Titans QB Zach Mettenberger in the third quarter at Tennessee (12/27). The Texans scored a touchdown on the following drive


2014 (Houston 14/0):
Played in 14 games and recorded a tackle, five special teams tackles and a pass defensed
Inactive in Weeks 4 and 5
Made a special teams tackle vs. Indianapolis (10/9) in Week 6
Played on special teams and at safety at Tennessee (10/26) in Week 8 and vs. Philadelphia in Week 9
Made a special teams tackle at Cleveland (11/16) in Week 11
Made a special teams tackle vs Cincinnati (11/23) in Week 12
Had a tackle and a special teams tackle for the third consecutive week vs. Tennessee (11/30) in Week 13
Made a special teams tackle at Indianapolis (12/14) in Week 15
Had a pass defensed vs. Jacksonville (12/28) in Week 17

2013 (Houston 16/1):
Played in all 16 games and started at strong safety against Denver (12/22)
Set career-highs with 15 tackles, two passes defensed and eight special teams tackles
Recorded eight special teams tackles and 15 tackles on defense with two passes defensed
Recorded two solo tackles on defense and one on special teams at San Francisco (10/6)
Recorded one solo tackle on defense and two special teams tackles vs. Oakland (11/17)
Recorded a career-high four solo tackles vs. New England (12/1)
Tied his career high with four solo tackles vs. Denver (12/22)  

2012 (Houston 2/0, 2/0):
Made his NFL debut with a special teams tackle vs. Minnesota (12/23)
Made his postseason debut in the AFC Wild Card Playoff vs. Cincinnati (1/5/13)
Had one assisted tackle on special teams in AFC Divisional Playoff at New England (1/13/13)

COLLEGE:
Saw action in 51 career games for Oregon, including 37 career starts
Named to 2011 All-Pac-12 first team and shared team honors of most inspirational player
Oregon’s starting rover/strong safety for all 13 games in 2010 ranked fifth on the team with 65 tackles
Made a season-high four stops (three solo) and broke up two passes vs. UCLA in 2008

PERSONAL:  
Attended Kennedy High School
Received all-Orange Country player of the year, all-state and defensive player of the year accolades
Tallied 57 tackles, 1.5 quarterback sacks, one interception and one blocked field goal as a prep senior

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