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Vincent Valentine

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Height: 
6-2

Weight:

320

Age

23
Nebraska
2 Years Pro

2016 Season

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Vincent Valentine was drafted by the New England Patriots in the third round (96h overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft.

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Biography

CAREER TRANSACTIONS

Vincent Valentine was drafted by the New England Patriots in the third round (96h overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft.

SEASONAL REVIEWS

2016 (13/2, 3/0)

  • Recorded his first career sack on a 3-yard drop of QB Carson Palmer in the first quarter and added three tackles in his NFL debut in the win at Arizona (9/11). 
  • Appeared as a reserve at defensive tackle and recorded one tackle in the win vs. Miami (9/18). 
  • Recorded three tackles as a reserve at defensive tackle in the win vs. Houston (9/22). 
  • Recorded two tackles vs. Buffalo (10/2). 
  • Was inactive due to injury in the win at Cleveland (10/9), vs. Cincinnati (10/16) and at Pittsburgh (10/23). 
  • Returned to action at defensive tackle totaling one tackle in the win at Buffalo (10/30).
  • Played in a reserve role at defensive tackle and recorded two sacks vs. Seattle (11/13). 
  • Saw time in a reserve role at defensive tackle and registered two tackles, including one for a loss at San Francisco (11/20).
  • Subbed as a defensive tackle on defense and assisted on one tackle in the win at N.Y. Jets (11/27).
  • Posted one tackle in the win vs. Los Angeles (12/4). 
  • Saw snaps as a reserve defensive tackle and on special teams in the victory vs. Baltimore (12/12).
  • Contributed on defense as a reserve defensive tackle in the win at Denver (12/18).
  • Made his first NFL start in the win vs. N.Y. Jets (12/24) and recorded two tackles. 
  • Started at defensive tackle and contributed with one tackle in the win at Miami (1/1).
  • Made his NFL postseason debut in the Divisional Round win vs. Houston (1/14) and totaled one tackle.
  • Contributed on defense with a key tackle for loss on a goal line stand that kept Pittsburgh out of the end zone  at the end of the first half of the victory in the AFC Championship game (1/22).
  • Played in a reserve role at defensive tackle in the victory over Atlanta in Super Bowl LI (2/5).

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Vincent Valentine was a mainstay on the defensive line for three seasons. The 6-3, 320-pound Valentine was an imposing run-stopper, while also showing great athleticism for his size. Valentine made the decision to forgo his final season of eligibility to enter the NFL Draft.
  • Named Honorable-Mention Big Ten All-Freshman Team in 2013.
  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Spring 2013).
  • Played in 36 games with 24 starts and registered 76 tackles, seven sacks, one forced fumble and two passes defensed.
  • Redshirted as a freshman in 2012

COLLEGE

2015 - Junior Year:

  • Appeared in 10 games with seven starts and registered 10 tackles and three sacks.
  • Missed three games due to injury.

2014 - Sophomore Year:

  • Played in all 13 games with 11 starts and totaled 45 tackles, three sacks, one forced fumble and two passes defensed.
  • Totaled at least four tackles in six contests.
  • Recorded career highs at Fresno State with two sacks for 12 yards.
  • Set a career high with six tackles against Miami.
  • Tied his career high with six tackles in each of the final two contests against Iowa and USC.

2013 - Redshirt Freshman Year:

  • Played in all 13 games with six starts and made 21 tackles and a sack.
  • Posted a season - high five stops against Iowa.

2012 - Freshman Year

  • Redshirted as a freshman in 2012.

PERSONAL

  • Born Feb. 23, 1994, to Vincent Sr. and Angreha Valentine.
  • Majored in journalism at Nebraska.

Stats

Career Stats

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Recent Games

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16NYJW 41-33030-0-----0-
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14BALW 30-230------------
13LAW 26-101100-0-----0-
12@NYJW 22-170------------
11@SFW 30-172200-0-----0-
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8@BUFW 41-251100-0-----0-
7@PITW 27-160------------
6CINW 35-170------------
5@CLEW 33-130------------
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1@ARIW 23-213301-0-----0-

defensive

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defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

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Arizona Cardinals13301-0-----
Baltimore Ravens10----------
Buffalo Bills23120-0-----
Cincinnati Bengals00----------
Cleveland Browns00----------
Denver Broncos10----------
Houston Texans13030-0-----
Los Angeles Rams11100-0-----
Miami Dolphins22200-0-----
New York Jets23030-0-----
Pittsburgh Steelers00----------
San Francisco 49ers12200-0-----
Seattle Seahawks12200-0-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

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Outside Own Division711831-0-----
vs AFC Teams911380-0-----
vs NFC Teams48801-0-----
vs Own Division68350-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

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December44130-0-----
January11100-0-----
November34400-0-----
October23120-0-----
September37431-0-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

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FirstEnergy Stadium00----------
Gillette Stadium712480-0-----
Hard Rock Stadium11100-0-----
Heinz Field00----------
Levi's Stadium12200-0-----
MetLife Stadium1-000-0-----
New Era Field11100-0-----
Sports Authority Field at Mile High10----------
University of Phoenix Stadium13301-0-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

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Losses24220-0-----
Wins1115961-0-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

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Mondays10----------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)26060-0-----
Sundays10131121-0-----
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