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Team

Chris Young
ILB #61
Height:
6-0
Weight:
252
College:
Arizona State
Experience:
R

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TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 16, 2014 ...

CAREER:
• Started all 27 games at ASU after joining the team prior to the 2012 season
• Racked up 194 tackles over two seasons
• Made 31.5 tackles behind the line of scrimmage in his career and also chipped in 9.5 sacks
• Played primarily at outside linebacker in college
• Played in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 16, 2014 ...

CAREER:
• Started all 27 games at ASU after joining the team prior to the 2012 season
• Racked up 194 tackles over two seasons
• Made 31.5 tackles behind the line of scrimmage in his career and also chipped in 9.5 sacks
• Played primarily at outside linebacker in college
• Played in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

2013 
• Started in all 14 games at outside linebacker
• Earned Second Team All-Pac-12 honors
• Tallied a team-high 112 total tackles
• His 79 solo tackles tied for the 10th most in a single season in school history
• Finished the season with 17.5 tackles for loss
• Added 7.5 sacks, two fumble recoveries, two forced fumbles and a pass deflection
• Led the team with 13 tackles against UCLA , including a career-high three sacks and was named the Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week for the effort

2012
• Started all 13 games for the Sun Devils
• Was the team’s third-leading tackler with 82 on the season, including a career-high 11 against Oregon and Mizzou
• Had 10 tackles against Arizona
• Posted his first career interception against USC
• Was third on the team with 14 tackles for loss

PRIOR TO ASU
• Attended Arizona Western Junior College for two seasons prior to beginning his career at ASU
• Named the Western States Football League Defensive Player of the Year and a First-Team All-American
• Was also the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference Co-Defensive Player of the Year
• Totaled 111 tackles, 30 tackles-for-loss, 8.5 sacks, five fumble recoveries, four forced fumbles and two interceptions
• Scored six defensive touchdowns
• Led the junior college ranks with 150 total yards lost on tackles for loss
• Helped the Matadors achieve an 11-1 record and the program’s third straight WSFL title
• Signed with Washington out of high school
• Graduated from Auburn High School in 2010
• Starred on both sides of the ball as a prep
• Rushed for 1,424 yards on 104 carries (13.4 avg.) with 25 touchdowns as a senior in 2009
• Totaled 78 tackles, two sacks, one fumble recovery and one blocked pun

PERSONAL
• Born January 9, 1992
• Earned the privilege of wearing the Pat Tillman Practice Jersey, which head coach Todd Graham awards to those who embody the positive characteristics of the football program and university during his senior year

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