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    • DATE: December 3, 2013
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    • DATE: December 3, 2013
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    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
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    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
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    • DATE: December 3, 2013
    • TIME:  5:30 PM 
    • LOCATION:  Comcast SportsNet

Players

Darryl Tapp
LB #54
Height:
6-1
Weight:
270
College:
Virginia Tech
Experience:
8

Transactions:

  • Originally selected by the Seattle Seahawks in the second round (63rd overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft.
  • Traded to the Philadelphia Eagles on March 16, 2010 in exchange for DE Chris Clemons and a draft pick.
  • Signed with the Washington Redskins as an unrestricted free agent on March 28, 2013.

Transactions:

  • Originally selected by the Seattle Seahawks in the second round (63rd overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft.
  • Traded to the Philadelphia Eagles on March 16, 2010 in exchange for DE Chris Clemons and a draft pick.
  • Signed with the Washington Redskins as an unrestricted free agent on March 28, 2013.

 

PRO:

  • Joined the Redskins as an unrestricted free agent in 2013 having previously appeared in 103 games with 35 starts in seven NFL seasons.
  • From 2006-12, Tapp registered 24 sacks, 18 passes defensed, nine fumbles forced, eight fumbles recovered and two interceptions, including one returned for touchdown during his rookie season in 2006.
  • Owns Seattle’s single-game sack record, notching four sacks vs. St. Louis in 2007.

 

2012 (EAGLES):

  • Appeared in 13 games.
  • Combined with DE Brandon Graham to record a half-sack of Kevin Kolb at ARI (9/23). Also recorded seven tackles and one tackle for loss.
  • Recovered a fumble in the second quarter vs. CIN (12/13) deep in Bengals territory, setting up a 20-yard Alex Henery field goal.

 

2011 (EAGLES):

  • Played in 12 games with two starts.
  • Tied for second on the team with 7 tackles for loss.
  • Forced a fumble of Sam Bradford at STL (9/11), which was scooped up by teammate Juqua Parker and returned 56 yards for a touchdown. Also recorded a sack later in the  game.
  • Notched a sack of Rex Grossman for a seven-yard loss at WAS (10/16).
  • Combined with teammate Juqua Parker to record a half sack of Eli Manning at NYG (11/20).

 

2010 (EAGLES):

  • Played in 14 games with one start.
  • Tied for the team lead with three fumble recoveries.
  • Registered his first sack as an Eagle, bringing down David Garrard for a nine-yard loss vs. JAX (9/26).
  • Recovered a fumble vs. ATL (10/17) after DE Trent Cole sacked and stripped the ball loose from Matt Ryan in the fourth quarter.
  • Sacked Peyton Manning for a five-yard loss vs. IND (11/7).
  • Notched a crucial fumble recovery of Eli Manning in the fourth quarter vs. NYG (11/21), which led to a David Akers field goal.
  • Secured a decisive fumble recovery to seal the win vs. HOU (12/2) after Nate Allen sacked and stripped the ball loose from Matt Schaub late in the fourth quarter.
  • Sacked Jon Kitna for a three-yard loss in the second quarter at DAL (12/12).
  • Sacked and stripped the ball loose from Aaron Rodgers for his first career postseason sack and forced fumble vs. GB (1/9). The ball was recovered by Juqua Parker, which ultimately led to a touchdown.

 

2009 (SEAHAWKS):

  • Played in 16 games with five starts.
  • Picked up a sack of David Garrard vs. JAX (10/11), and led the defensive line with four tackles and four four QB hits.
  • Sacked Brett Favre at MIN (11/22).
  • Notched a half sack of Aaron Rodgers and three QB hits at GB (12/27).

 

2008 (SEAHAWKS):

  • Played in 16 games (11 starts), totaling 55 tackles and 5.5 sacks.
  • Had 2.5 sacks in the final two games of the season (1.5 on 12/21 at NYJ; 1.0 on 12/28 at ARI).
  • Registered a sack in back-to-back games (11/16 vs. ARI, 11/23 vs. WAS).
  • Dragged down Donovan McNabb for his first sack of the season  vs. PHI (11/2).

 

2007 (SEAHAWKS):

  • Started all 16 games and set career highs with 7.0 sacks.
  • Tied a Seahawks team record with four sacks vs. STL (10/21).
  • Picked up a sack vs. CHI (11/18).
  • Registered his second-career interception at CLE (11/4).

 

2006 (SEAHAWKS):

  • Played in all 16 games as a rookie and posted 3.0 sacks.
  • Intercepted Jay Cutler at DEN (12/3), and returned it 25 yards for his first-career touchdown.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Played in 53 games during four seasons at Virginia Tech from 2006-09.
  • Recorded 187 tackles, 23.5 sacks and 38 tackles for a loss in his career.
  • Earned first-team All-America honors by the American Football Coaches Association and was given the Dudley Award as the top Division I player in the Commonwealth of Virginia in 2005.
  • Earned a degree in marketing in only three and a half years at school.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Attended Deep Creek H.S. (Chesapeake, Va.), where he amassed 22 sacks in helping to a 34-4 record during his three varsity seasons.
  • Earned first-team All-Group AAA honors from state coaches following the 2001 season after posting a school-record 15 sacks.
  • Also lettered in basketball and track.
  • Established a $600,000 fund to the Southeast Virginia Community Foundation. An initial sum of the money was used to support the Westmoreland Children and Youth Association of Portsmouth, which provides flag football, baseball and softball programs.
  • Donates time and resources to the Boys and Girls Club and to the Food Bank of Southeastern Virginia. His brother, Charles, is on the board of directors of the food bank.
  • Began playing football in middle school, but was cut from the school-sponsored teams. Played recreationally until making his high school football team.
  • Has two older brothers, Charles II (played baseball at North Carolina A&T) and Brian (played football at Norfolk State).
  • His father, Charles, Sr. and, mother, Ruth, are retired in Suffolk, Va.
  • Married to his wife, Tiffany.
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 122 274 219 55 25 0 19 2 1 21 -- 25
2014 DET 8 7 5 2 0 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2013 WAS 11 10 7 3 1 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 PHI 13 17 13 4 0.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 PHI 12 27 19 8 2.5 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2010 PHI 14 27 26 1 3 -- 4 -- -- -- -- --
2009 SEA 16 49 40 9 2.5 -- 3 -- -- -- -- --
2008 SEA 16 55 46 9 5.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2007 SEA 16 49 41 8 7 -- 8 1 0 -4 -4 -4
2006 SEA 16 33 22 11 3 0 0 1 1 25 25 25

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