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Brice McCain
CB #21
Height:
5-9
Weight:
187
College:
Utah
Experience:
5
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 72 124 106 18 0.5 0 33 5 1 134 -- 86
2013 HOU 16 32 25 7 0 -- 7 1 0 0 -- 0
2012 HOU 12 24 20 4 0.5 -- 8 1 0 86 86 86
2011 HOU 16 28 27 1 0 0 13 2 1 48 24 38
2010 HOU 12 25 20 5 0 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2009 HOU 16 15 14 1 0 -- 3 1 0 0 -- 0

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TWITTER: @McCain21

TRANSACTIONS:Selected by Houston Texans in the sixth round (188th pick overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft...placed by Texans on the Injured Reserve/Designated for Return list with a foot injury on Dec. 5, 2012...re-signed with Texans as an unrestricted free agent on March 20, 2013.

CAREER: 
Has played in 56 career games  with six starts, including action in all 16 games lin 2011
Has four career interceptions, including a 38-yard return for a touchdown at Tennessee lin 2011
Has made 81 tackles in his career, 71 of which were solo stops

2012 (Houston 12/2):
Finished the 2012-13 season with 23 tackles (20 solo), one interception, eight passes defensed and .5 sacks in 12 games
Made four tackles (three solo) and added two special teams tackles vs. Miami (9/9)
Made two solo tackles and broke up a pass at Denver (9/23)
Teamed with Bradie James to sack Mark Sanchez and intercepted a pass, returning it 86 yards at the New York Jets (10/8)
Had a season-high two passes defensed vs. Baltimore (10/21)
Made three tackles (two solo) and added a pass defensed vs. Buffalo (11/4)
Collected three tackles (two solo) at Chicago (11/11)
Registered two tackles and one pass defensed vs. Jacksonville (11/18)
Recorded two tackles at Detroit (11/22)
Collected one pass defensed at Tennessee (12/2)
Placed on injured reserve in Week 14 with the designation to return (12/4)

TWITTER: @McCain21

TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Houston Texans in the sixth round (188th pick overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.

CAREER: 
Has played in 56 career games  with six starts, including action in all 16 games lin 2011
Has four career interceptions, including a 38-yard return for a touchdown at Tennessee lin 2011
Has made 81 tackles in his career, 71 of which were solo stops

2012 (Houston 12/2):
Finished the 2012-13 season with 23 tackles (20 solo), one interception, eight passes defensed and .5 sacks in 12 games
Made four tackles (three solo) and added two special teams tackles vs. Miami (9/9)
Made two solo tackles and broke up a pass at Denver (9/23)
Teamed with Bradie James to sack Mark Sanchez and intercepted a pass, returning it 86 yards at the New York Jets (10/8)
Had a season-high two passes defensed vs. Baltimore (10/21)
Made three tackles (two solo) and added a pass defensed vs. Buffalo (11/4)
Collected three tackles (two solo) at Chicago (11/11)
Registered two tackles and one pass defensed vs. Jacksonville (11/18)
Recorded two tackles at Detroit (11/22)
Collected one pass defensed at Tennessee (12/2)
Placed on injured reserve in Week 14 with the designation to return (12/4)

2011 (Houston 16/0):
Had a season-high two passes defensed and one special teams tackle at Miami (9/18)
Made three solo tackles vs. Pittsburgh (10/2)
Made one solo tackle and had one pass defensed vs. Oakland (10/9)
Intercepted a Matt Hasselbeck pass in the fourth quarter and returned it 38 yards for a touchdown at Tennessee (10/23)
Had three solo tackles vs. Jacksonville (10/30)
Made a special teams tackle vs. Cleveland (11/6)
Intercepted a Josh Freeman pass and returned it 10 yards at Tampa Bay (11/13)
Broke up a Luke McCown pass on fourth down to seal the victory at Jacksonville (11/27)
Was second on the team with seven tackles (six solo) while also breaking up two passes at Indianapolis (12/22)
Led the defense with three pass break-ups to go along with two solo tackles vs. Tennessee (1/1/12)
Made his postseason debut and finished with two passes defensed in AFC Wild Card playoff vs. Cincinnati (1/7/12)

2010 (Houston 12/2):
Saw action in 12 games with two starts where he made 11 tackles (seven solo) and had two passes defensed
Made his first career start at cornerback, making seven tackles (five solo) vs. Indianapolis (9/12)
Had two tackles (one solo) and a pass defensed at Oakland (10/3)
Made five tackles (four solo) at Indianapolis (11/1)

2009 (Houston 16/0):
Made professional debut playing cornerback vs. the New York Jets (9/13) and registered two tackles (two solo) while also participating on special teams
Played cornerback and on special teams at Tennessee (9/20) and vs. Jacksonville (9/27)
Made his first career interception vs. Indianapolis (11/29)
Had five tackles (five solo) at Jacksonville (12/6)
Had a pass defensed that clinched the victory vs. New England (1/3) and a special teams tackle

COLLEGE:
Three-year starter played in 49 games, starting 39
Won all-MWC recognition as a defensive back (2007-08) and kick returner (2006)
Made 103 career tackles while his 21 career pass breakups were tied for sixth all-time at Utah
Had 37 kick returns for 846 yards
Economics major

PERSONAL:
All-state, all-area and all-district as a running back and defensive back
County and Terrell High (Texas) MVP
Played cornerback, wide receiver and running back and returned punts and kickoffs
Also lettered in basketball and track, where he ran the 100 meters in 10.3 seconds and was on the 400-meter relay team that placed second in the state

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  • OTWS: CB Brice McCain talks speed

    (1:54) Posted Apr 8, 2013

    Cornerback Brice McCain appeared on 'Off the Turf with Scurf', which is a podcast hosted by Nick Scurfield. The two discussed McCain's blazing speed in this segment of the show.

  • 1-on-1 with CB Brice McCain

    (1:04) Posted Mar 20, 2013

    Texans TV's Drew Dougherty spoke with Brice McCain on Tuesday, shortly after the cornerback signed a free agent deal with the Texans.

  • Highlight: McCain 86-yd INT

    (0:31) Posted Oct 8, 2012

    Cornerback Brice McCain picked off Mark Sanchez right before halftime and returned it 86 yards.

  • Top 25: #18 McCain INT for TD at Titans

    (0:50) Posted Mar 6, 2012

    Cornerback Brice McCain's interception and return for a score at Tennessee is the 18th-ranked play on the HoustonTexans.com list of the Top 25 for 2011.