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Darius Fleming

53
LB
Height: 
6-2

Weight:

250

Age

27
Notre Dame
5 Years Pro

2015 Season

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Darius Fleming, 24, was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the fifth round (165th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft out of Notre Dame. The 6-foot-2, 255-pounder, missed his first two NFL season due to injury. Over a four-year career at Notre Dame, he finished with 157 total tackles. He was released by San Francisco on May 12, 2014. Signed by the Patriots on May 16, 2014.

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS

Darius Fleming was signed by the New England Patriots as a free agent on May 16, 2014 ... Originally drafted by San Francisco in the fifth round (165th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft ... Waived by San Francisco (5/12/14).

SEASONAL REVIEWS

2015 (6/0, 2/0)

  • Contributed on special teams in the AFC Championship at Denver (1/24).
  • Saw increased action at linebacker after Jamie Collins and Jerod Mayo left the game with injuries in the third quarter of the playoff victory vs. Kansas City (1/16).
  • Contributed on special teams and defense, recording one tackle at Miami (1/3).
  • Contributed on special teams at N.Y. Jets (12/27).
  • Saw action at linebacker and contributed on special teams in the win vs. Tennessee (12/20).
  • Contributed on special teams and took one snap at linebacker in the win at Houston (12/13).
  • Contributed on special teams, posting two special teams tackles vs. Philadelphia (12/6).
  • Signed to the 53-man roster on Nov. 28 and saw his first action as a Patriot, recording one special teams tackle and one tackle on defense at Denver (11/29). Saw increased action at linebacker after the injury to Dont’a Hightower.
  • Went to training camp with the Patriots and was released prior to the start of the regular season before joining the practice squad.

2014 (5/0, 3/0)

  • Contributed on special teams in the Super Bowl XLIX win vs. Seattle (2/1/15).
  • Posted one special teams tackle and recovered a Josh Cribbs fumble on a punt return in the first quarter of the AFC Championship win vs. Indianapolis (1/18/15).
  • Made his postseason debut in the AFC Divisional win vs. Baltimore (1/10/15), posting one special teams stop.
  • Tallied his first career tackle vs. Buffalo (12/28), finishing the game with five total stops.
  • Contributed on special teams in the win vs. Miami(12/14).
  • Played two defensive snaps and contributed on special teams in the win at San Diego (12/7).
  • Made his NFL debut at Green Bay (11/30), contributing on special teams.
  • Signed by New England to the 53-man roster from the practice squad (11/29).
  • Released (9/13) and signed to the practice squad (9/16).
  • Was inactive in the season opener at Miami (9/7).

2013 (0/0, 0/0 – San Francisco)

  • Suffered a knee injury during training camp and spent the season on injured reserve.

2012 (0/0, 0/0 – San Francisco)

  • Suffered a knee injury during spring mini camp and missed the entire season.

COLLEGE

  • Played in 50 career games with 36 starts and recorded 158 tackles, 15 sacks, two interceptions, two forced fumbles and seven passes defensed. Also blocked one kick.
  • Started all 13 games as a senior in 2011 and tallied 55 tackles, 3½ sacks, one interception and one blocked kick. Was named Notre Dame’s Lineman of the Year for  his efforts.

PERSONAL

  • Born July 19, 1989, in Chicago, Ill.
  • Attended St. Rita (Chicago, Ill.) HS and was named Second-Team All-America by Scout.com, in addition to being named first-team all-state by the Chicago Tribune. Also named to the
  • Majored in business consulting at Notre Dame.

Stats

Career Stats

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2015NE604220-0-----0-
2014NE506150-0-----0-
TOTAL10370000---000

Recent Games

defense
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17@MIAL 10-201010-0-----0-
16@NYJL 20-260------------
15TENW 33-160------------
14@HOUW 27-60------------
13PHIL 28-352110-0-----0-
12@DENL 24-301100-0-----0-
11BUFW 20-13
10@NYGW 27-26
9WASW 27-10
8MIAW 36-7
7NYJW 30-23
6@INDW 34-27
5@DALW 30-6
3JACW 51-17
2@BUFW 40-32
1PITW 28-21

defensive

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2015NE64220-0-----
2014NE56150-0-----
TOTAL 111037000000-0
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defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

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Denver Broncos11100-0-----
Houston Texans10----------
Miami Dolphins11010-0-----
New York Jets10----------
Philadelphia Eagles12110-0-----
Tennessee Titans10----------

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

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Outside Own Division43210-0-----
vs AFC Teams52110-0-----
vs NFC Teams12110-0-----
vs Own Division21010-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

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December42110-0-----
January11010-0-----
November11100-0-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

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Gillette Stadium22110-0-----
MetLife Stadium10----------
NRG Stadium10----------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High11100-0-----
Sun Life Stadium11010-0-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

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Losses44220-0-----
Wins20----------

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

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Sundays64220-0-----
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