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Vincent Valentine

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Height: 
6-3

Weight:

320

Age

23
Nebraska
2 Years Pro

2017 Season

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

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS

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

SEASONAL REVIEWS

2017 (0/0)

  • Was inactive in the season opener vs. Kansas City (9/7).
  • Was inactive due to injury in the victory at New Orleans (9/17).
  • Placed on Injured Reserve Sept. 22, 2017.

2016 (13/2, 3/0)

  • Played in 13 regular-season games with starts in the final two as a rookie and tallied 19 tackles and one sack.
  • Appeared in all three playoff games as a reserve and registered two tackles.
  • Was inactive due to injury in the win at Cleveland (10/9), vs. Cincinnati (10/16) and at Pittsburgh (10/23). 
  • Recorded his first career sack on a 3-yard drop of QB Carson Palmer and added three tackles in his NFL debut in the win at Arizona (9/11). 
  • Made his first NFL start in the win vs. N.Y. Jets (12/24) and recorded three tackles. 
  • Made his NFL postseason debut in the Divisional Round win vs. Houston (1/14) and totaled one tackle.

COLLEGE

  • Was a mainstay on the defensive line for three seasons, an imposing run-stopper, while also showing great athleticism for his size. 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.
  • Appeared in 10 games as a junior in 2015 with seven starts and registered 10 tackles and three sacks.
  • Played in all 13 games with 11 starts as a sophomore in 2014 and totaled 45 tackles, three sacks, one forced fumble and two passes defensed.
  • Played in all 13 games with six starts as a redshirt freshman in 2013 and made 21 tackles and a sack. 

EXTRA POINTS

Vincent Valentine's appearance in Super Blowl LI marked the 24th consecutive year that a Cornhusker alum was on a Super Bowl team’s roster. He became the 58th former Husker player to appear in the Super Bowl.

PERSONAL

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

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Career Stats

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seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2017NE000------------
2016NE132191181-0-----0-
TOTAL191181000---000

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
10@DENW 41-16
8LACW 21-13
7ATLW 23-7
6@NYJW 24-17
5@TBW 19-14
4CARL 30-33
3HOUW 36-33
2@NOW 36-200------------
1KCL 27-420------------

defensive

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2017NE00----------
2016NE13191181-0-----
TOTAL 1319118100000-0

preseason

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wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/10/2017JAXL 31-24000------------
208/19/2017@HOUL 23-27113120-0-----0-
308/25/2017@DETW 30-28101010-0-----0-
408/31/2017NYGL 40-38000------------
TOTAL 214130-0-----0-
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