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Shawne Merriman #56 - DE/LB

  • Age: 30
  • DOB: 1984/05/25
  • POB: Washington, DC
  • Height: 6-4 Weight: 261lbs
  • NFL Seasons: 8
  • Drafted by San Diego in 2005 (1/12).

Honours and Awards

2007NFL - Named to play in Pro Bowl
2006NFL - Named to play in Pro Bowl
2005NFL - Defensive Rookie of the Year
2005NFL - Named to play in Pro Bowl

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/03/05Announced his retirement.
2012/10/15Re-signed by the Buffalo Bills.
2012/08/20Waived by the Buffalo Bills.
2011/10/28Achilles' tendon, out.
2011/10/25Achilles, injured reserve.
2011/01/01Re-signed by the Buffalo Bills to a two-year contract.
2010/11/27Achilles' tendon, injured reserve.
2010/11/26Calf injury, out.
2010/11/19Calf injury, out.
2010/11/12Calf injury, out.
2010/11/03Claimed off waivers from the San Diego Chargers.
2010/11/02Waived by the San Diego Chargers.
2010/10/13Calf injury, injured reserve.
2010/08/13Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the San Diego Chargers to a one-year contract.
2008/09/15Fined $7,500 by the NFL.
2008/09/10Knee injury, injured reserve.
2007/12/14Knee injury, out.
2006/12/02Activated from the reserve/suspended list.
2006/11/01Suspended by the NFL for four games for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.
2005/08/01Signed by the San Diego Chargers to a five-year contract.


2010/11/03Claimed off waivers by the Buffalo Bills from the San Diego Chargers.
2005/04/23Drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the 1st round (12th overall) in 2005.

Career Stats

2010San Diego35100000000
2009San Diego142610425010000
2008San Diego11100000000
2007San Diego15541412.581220000
2006San Diego12481417-4101100
2005San Diego1543141061200000


GP - games played
F - fumbles forced
R - fumbles recovered

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