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Team

Bradie James
ILB #53
Height:
6-2
Weight:
240
College:
LSU
Experience:
10
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 157 821 561 260 16 0 29 2 1 26 -- 15
2012 HOU 15 77 46 31 0.5 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2011 DAL 16 44 29 15 0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- --
2010 DAL 16 118 81 37 0 -- 3 1 0 11 11 11
2009 DAL 16 113 80 33 2 -- 5 -- -- -- -- --
2008 DAL 16 116 80 36 8 -- 4 -- -- -- -- --
2007 DAL 16 101 64 37 3 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2006 DAL 16 101 64 37 0 0 8 1 1 15 15 15
2005 DAL 16 93 73 20 2.5 -- 4 -- -- -- -- --
2004 DAL 16 46 34 12 0 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2003 DAL 14 12 10 2 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Dallas Cowboys in the fourth round (103rd pick overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft...signed by Houston Texans as a free agent on April 12, 2012.

CAREER:
Started 111-of-142 career games with 722 career tackles
Established career highs in 2008 in sacks (8.0) and forced fumbles (three)
Held the team lead for tackles nine times and posted 14 double-digit tackle games
Has 10 career forced fumbles and 12 fumble recoveries

2011 (Dallas 16/13):
Appeared in all 16 games, including 13 starts
Forced one fumble at New England (10/16)
Made six tackles vs. St. Louis (10/23) and at Philadelphia (10/30)
Made nine tackles (four solo) vs. the New York Giants (12/11)
Recorded one fumble recovery at Tampa Bay (12/17)

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Dallas Cowboys in the fourth round (103rd pick overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft...signed by Houston Texans as a free agent on April 12, 2012.

CAREER:
Started 111-of-142 career games with 722 career tackles
Established career highs in 2008 in sacks (8.0) and forced fumbles (three)
Held the team lead for tackles nine times and posted 14 double-digit tackle games
Has 10 career forced fumbles and 12 fumble recoveries

2011 (Dallas 16/13):
Appeared in all 16 games, including 13 starts
Forced one fumble at New England (10/16)
Made six tackles vs. St. Louis (10/23) and at Philadelphia (10/30)
Made nine tackles (four solo) vs. the New York Giants (12/11)
Recorded one fumble recovery at Tampa Bay (12/17)

2010 (Dallas 16/16):
Started in all 16 games and led the team for the in tackles with 118 and also had an interception, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries
Had two double-digit tackle games on the season
Recorded six tackles and forced a fumble against Tennessee (10/10)
Led the team with 10 tackles and added one fumble recovery at Minnesota (10/17)
Posted a season-best 13 tackles to lead the team against the New York Giants (11/14) and added one forced fumble and one fumble recovery
Posted 9 tackles, his sixth double-digit tackle game of the season, and added one pressure against New Orleans (11/25)
Notched six tackles, one tackle for a loss, one pass breakup and recorded his second career interception against Philadelphia (12/12)
Recorded five tackles and added one pass breakup as the defense held the Cardinals (12/25) to just two-of-11 (18.2%) on third downs

2009 (Dallas 16/16):
Started in all 16 games and finished with 113 tackles to lead the team
Added 2.0 sacks, 10 pressures, five breakups, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery
Opened the season at Tampa Bay (9/13) with 7 tackles then tied for the team lead with 11 stops, two pressures and a vs. the New York Giants (9/20)
Had a team-best six tackles while shutting out the Panthers (9/28) in the second half
Tallied eight tackles to go with his first sack of the season and a fumble recovery at Denver (10/4)
Led the team with seven tackles against Kansas City (10/11) and Atlanta (10/25)
Recorded nine tackles to go along with a breakup and a forced fumble against Seattle (11/1).
Led the team the next two weeks with 11 tackles at Green Bay (11/15) and eight vs. Washington (11/22)
Finished with a team-high seven tackles at the New York Giants (12/6) before making six stops against San Diego (12/13).
At previously undefeated New Orleans (12/19), racked up 6 tackles, one breakup and one pressure
Led the team with a season-best 12 tackles at Washington (12/27), with one pressure

2008 (Dallas 16/16):
Started in all 16 games and for the fourth straight year, led the team in tackles, posting 117 stops and recorded a career-high 8.0 sacks
Recorded a sack for three consecutive weeks at St. Louis (10/19), vs. Tampa Bay (10/26) and at the New York Giants (11/2)
Posted double-digit tackles in six different games including a season-high 13 tackles vs. Seattle (11/27)
Recorded a sack in each of the last three games vs. the New York Giants (12/14), vs. Baltimore (12/20) and at Philadelphia (12/28)

2007 (Dallas 16/16):
Started in all 16 games and logged 110 tackles and three fumble recoveries on the season  
Opened the season by leading the team in tackles (7) vs. the New York Giants (9/9).
At Miami (9/16) recorded seven tackles and his first sack of the season
Racked up 9 tackles, a fumble return and added his second sack of the season vs. Minnesota (10/21)
Posted 10 tackles at the New York Giants (11/11) and 12 at the Washington (12/30) 

2006 (Dallas 16/16):
Started in all 16 games and recorded 103 tackles, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries on the season
Posted seven tackles, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery vs. Indianapolis (11/19)
Made a season-high 10 tackles in the final game of the year vs. Detroit (12/31)

2005 (Dallas 16/16):
Started in all 16 games with 92 tackles and 2.5 sacks on the season
Recorded a season-high 12 tackles and one sack at Philadelphia (11/14)
Posted nine tackles at the New York Giants (12/4) and at Washington (12/18)`

2004 (Dallas 2/16):
Saw action in all 16 games including two starts
Had 64 tackles, 3 sacks and 2 fumble recoveries for the season
Posted two double-digit tackles at the New York Giants (11/11) and at Washington (12/30)

2003 (Dallas 0/14)
Saw action in 14 games including two starts
Totaled three tackles, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery in his rookie season

COLLEGE:
A two-time All-SEC selection as a linebacker at LSU
After his senior year in college, was named a National Scholar Athlete by the National Football Foundation and was a member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll
Finished second on the school’s all-time tackle list with 418 career stops, including 33 tackles for a loss
Also had 29 quarterback pressures, 14 sacks, eight pass deflections, four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and two interceptions
Played weakside linebacker his first three seasons and moved to middle linebacker as a senior, when he earned All-America and All-SEC honors
Set the LSU single-season tackle record with 154 stops as a senior
As a junior, earned All-SEC honors after finishing second on the team with 113 tackles. LSU went 10-3 and won the SEC title and Sugar Bowl
As a sophomore, earned second-team All-SEC honors after finishing second on the team and third in the conference with 110 tackles. Led the team with five sacks

PERSONAL:
Attended West Monroe, La., High School where he earned Parade All-America honors as well as all-state, Class 5A defensive MVP and district defensive MVP honors after recording 136 tackles, five sacks and three fumble recoveries as a senior
Helped lead West Monroe to a state championship and made Louisiana Football Magazine’s All-Louisiana Team, the New Orleans Times Picayune’s Top-20 blue chip list and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Super Southern 100 list
Graduated from LSU with a degree in criminology 
Participated in the NFL Business Management and Entrepreneurial Program, attending the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University 

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