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Players

Trent Murphy
LB #93
Height:
6-6
Weight:
259
Age:
26
College:
Stanford
Hometown:
Phoenix, Ariz.
Experience:
4
TRANSACTIONS
Selected by the Washington Redskins in the second round (47th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.

TRANSACTIONS
Selected by the Washington Redskins in the second round (47th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft.

PRO
Enters 2017 having appeared in 47 regular season games with 23 starts from 2014-16, being credited by STATS with 110 tackles (62 solo), 15.0 sacks, six forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries in his first three seasons.

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2016 (REDSKINS)
Had a breakout season, recording a career-high 9.0 sacks while adding 46 tackles (28 solo), three forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and a pass defensed in 16 games... Contributed on defense and special teams vs. PIT (9/12)... Recorded six tackles (three solo) including a career-high 2.0 sacks and a forced fumble vs. DAL (9/18)... Posted four tackles (one solo) and notched a sack-fumble in a second straight game in a win at NYG (9/25)... Recorded five solo tackles and posted a sack for a third consecutive game for the first time in his career in a win vs. CLE (10/2)... Registered three tackles (two solo) including a half-sack in a win at BAL (10/9)... Made two tackles including a half-sack in a win vs. PHI (10/16)... Recorded two solo tackles including a sack-fumble at DET (10/23)... Posted two solo tackles in a tie against CIN (10/30) in London. Snapped a streak of six consecutive games with at least half a sack... Tallied three tackles (two solo) including a key fourth-quarter sack in a win vs. MIN (11/13)... Added two assisted tackles in a win vs. GB (11/20)... Made two tackles (one solo) at DAL (11/24)... Posted three tackles (two solo) including a third-down sack that led to a missed field goal at ARI (12/4)... Recorded two tackles and sealed a win at PHI (12/11) by recovering a Carson Wentz fumble on the Eagles' final offensive play... Added three tackles (two solo) vs. CAR (12/19)... Made one solo tackle in a win at CHI (12/24)... Posted four tackles (two solo) vs. NYG (1/1).
2015 (REDSKINS)
Recorded career highs in games played (16), starts (15), sacks (3.5) and fumble recoveries (two). Also started his first career playoff game... Contributed three assisted tackles in a start vs. MIA (9/13)... Recorded two tackles (one solo) in a win vs. STL (9/20)... Added three assisted tackles at NYG (9/24)... Notched two tackles (one solo) vs. PHI (10/4), also adding a sack and a fumble recovery on a last-ditch crossfield lateral to end the game... Posted four tackles (two solo) at ATL (10/11)... Added an assisted tackle at NYJ (10/18) and vs. TB (10/25)... Recorded three tackles at NE (11/8)... Registered five tackles (one solo) and a half-sack in a win vs. NO (11/15)... Recorded three tackles (two solo) at CAR (11/22)... Contributed on defense and special teams in a win vs. NYG (11/29)... Posted two solo tackles and a sack vs. DAL (12/7)... Set a new single-season career high by pushing his sack total to 3.5 with a 10-yard sack in a win at CHI (12/13). Forced and recovered a fumble on the play... Posted a solo tackle in a win vs. BUF (12/20)... Contributed on defense and special teams in a division-clinching win at PHI (12/26)... Recorded a solo tackle for loss at DAL (1/3)... Made a solo stop in NFC Wild Card Round vs. GB (1/10). 

2014 (REDSKINS)
Played in 15 games with eight starts as a rookie, compiling 32 tackles (22 solo), 2.5 sacks, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery as a rookie... Contributed on defense and special teams in NFL debut at HOU (9/7) and vs. JAX (9/14)... Made one solo tackle at PHI (9/21)... Recorded a career-high four tackles (one solo) vs. NYG (9/25)... Added a solo tackle vs. SEA (10/6)... Contributed on defense at ARI (10/12)... Made three tackles (one solo) vs. TEN (10/19)... Made first career start in an overtime win at DAL (10/27), adding a solo tackle and the first fumble recovery and pass defensed of his career... Started and contributed four tackles (three solo) including his first NFL sack at MIN (11/2)... Started and recorded a sack for a second consecutive game among his two tackles vs. TB (11/16)... Started and registered five tackles (four solo) and a forced fumble at SF (11/23)... Started and made three solo tackles at IND (11/30)... Started and added three tackles (two solo) including a split-sack with Jason Hatcher... Started and posted six tackles (four solo) at NYG (12/14)... Started and exited the game with an injury vs. PHI (12/20).

COLLEGE
Played at Stanford from 2009-13, starting 42 of the 44 career games in which he appeared... Finished career with 32.5 career sacks (third in Stanford history) and 52.5 career tackles for loss (fifth)... Was a consensus All-American as a redshirt senior in 2013, earning first-team honors from Walter Camp, AFCA, FWAA, SI.com, ESPN.com, Phil Steele and The Sporting News, as well as second-team honors from the Associated Press, USA Today, Athlon Sports and CBSSports.com after leading the nation with 15.0 sacks. Team captain recorded 62 tackles (37 solo), two forced fumbles, six pass breakups and one blocked kick in addition to adding a 30-yard interception return for touchdown against Washington State... Was an All-Pac-12 performer at defensive end in 2012, starting all 14 games and leading the Cardinal with 10.0 sacks, the program’s most since 2004. Notched his first career interception at Washington and returned it 40 yards for a touchdown. Earned the Jack Huston Award for exceptional performance and unheralded efforts... Started all 13 games and posted 40 tackles and 6.5 sacks in 2011... Limited by injury to two games in 2010 after not appearing in game action in 2009... Also participated in track and field in spring 2011, throwing a 158-5 in discus at the Payton Jordan Invitational.

PERSONAL
Attended Brophy College Preparatory in Phoenix, where he was the Arizona Republic All-State Defensive Player of the Year in 2008... Posted 59 tackles, 9.5 sacks, three fumble recoveries and two blocked field goals as a team captain as a senior... Helped team to runner-up Arizona Division 5A1 finish as a senior one year after winning a state title as a junior... Also lettered in basketball and track. Was a state champion in discus after throwing 193, a school record... Rated as the nation’s 41st-best strong side defensive end and 19th-best recruit in Arizona by Rivals.com... Majored in science, technology and society and minored in political science... Full name: Trenton Allen Murphy... Son of Jerry and Laurie Murphy... Has five sisters and one brother. Older sister, Kayli, played basketball at Arizona State and played professionally in Germany. His younger brother, Connor, is committed to play football at USC... Born Dec. 22, 1990.

COMMUNITY

In 2016, attended the Kickoff to the Draft Party in partnership with the Washington Redskins Cheerleaders at The Gryphon D.C., visited children in the Ronald McDonald House Family Room and greeted them with games, crafts and a photo booth at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C., celebrated schools that reached touchdown status in the Fuel Up to Play 60 Program by serving as a celebrity coach at Park View H.S. in Sterling, Va., and participated alongside guests at Ryan Kerrigan’s Topgolf challenge to promote Kerrigan’s Blitz for the Better Foundation... In 2015, met with and congratulated winners of the Redskins Read School Challenge, welcomed 1,100 children into the Redskins locker room at FedExField to meet Santa and take home toys for Christmas at Skins Santa Shoppe, played alongside fans at the inaugural Redskins Golf Classic and interacted with children during training camp at the Redskins All-Star Experience... Was active with the Washington Redskins Charitable Foundation as a rookie in 2014... Raised money for Redskins Read book drive to help promote literacy... Stressed the importance of staying on the right path on a panel at the Fairfax Juvenile Detention Center... Visited hematology patients at a Washington, D.C. Ronald McDonald House... Greeted fans before a cooking demonstration and Q&A about healthy eating habits at Fit Fest in Richmond... Welcomed Richmond children to training camp at the Bon Secours training camp facility in Richmond... Helped provide school supplies and clothes to hundreds of kids in Richmond for the Back to School Shopping Spree presented by Macy’s... Taught children the importance of exercising for 60 minutes a day at Andrews Air Force Base for the Redskins Salute to Play 60 event... Coached women through football drills at Redskins Park on WOW Ladies Night Out... Welcomed and distributed toys for 1,100 children in the Redskins’ locker room at FedExField at the team’s annual Skins Santa Shoppe.

Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 112 64 48 15.0 0 2 0 0 -- 0 0 6 4
2016 WAS 16 0 47 29 18 9.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 3 1
2015 WAS 16 14 33 13 20 3.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 2
2014 WAS 15 8 32 22 10 2.5 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 2 1

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