Player Bio

Brock Vereen
S #45
Height:
5-11
Weight:
202
Age:
23
College:
Minnesota
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2015 PRE):

TCKL
6
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
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Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 39 30 9 0.0 0 1 1 0 -- 0 0 1 0
2014 CHI 16 4 39 30 9 0.0 -- 1 1 0 -- 0 0 1 --

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Biography

PRO CAREER: Played in all 16 games with 5 starts in his first year in the NFL in 2014… Owns 38 tackles, 1 interception, 1 forced fumble and 8 special teams tackles... Made his NFL debut September 7, 2014 vs. Buffalo... Made his first start October 19, 2014 vs. Miami... Notched his first career INT December 21, 2015 vs. Detroit.
PRO CAREER: Played in all 16 games with 5 starts in his first year in the NFL in 2014… Owns 38 tackles, 1 interception, 1 forced fumble and 8 special teams tackles... Made his NFL debut September 7, 2014 vs. Buffalo... Made his first start October 19, 2014 vs. Miami... Notched his first career INT December 21, 2015 vs. Detroit.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Chicago Bears in the 4th round (131st overall) of the 2014 NFL draft... Signed 4-year contract with the Bears (5/12/14). SIGNED through 2017

2014 SEASON: Participated in all 16 contests playing at both nickelback and safety, making 5 starts at safety (Games 7, 10 & 14-16), recording 38 tackles, 1 interception, 1 forced fumble and 8 special teams stops… 5 starts were tied for 3rd amongst Bears rookies… Ranked 3rd amongst Bears rookies in tackles. GAMES PLAYED-STARTED: 16-5

COLLEGE: First team all-Big Ten safety collected 200 tackles (127 solo), 0.5 sack, 4 interceptions, 22 pass deflections, 2 forced fumbles and 7.5 TFLs in four years at Minnesota... Also blocked 1 kick on special teams… Started 36-of-47 games (18 at corner, 11 at free safety and 7 at strong safety).

PERSONAL: A 2010 graduate of Valencia High School (Valencia, CA) was a two-time All-CIF selection… Tallied 51 tackles, 8 interceptions, 2 pass breakups and 1 sack as a senior… Also played wide receiver, registering 20 receptions for 474 yards and 7 touchdowns… Led his team to a 12-1 record in 2009… Ranked as the No. 66 cornerback in the country by Rivals.com… Listed as the No. 57 cornerback in the nation by ESPN… Standout track and field athlete… Father, Henry Vereen, played football at UNLV, while mother, Venita, played tennis at UNLV… Brother, Shane, was a running back at California and now plays for the New York Giants… Communication studies major.

Recent Articles

  • Vereen impressing with No. 1 defense

    Posted Jun 18, 2014

    Bears fourth-round draft pick Brock Vereen has impressed coaches in offseason practices while working with the No. 1 defense at free safety.

  • Brandt: Vereen possible impact player

    Posted Jun 9, 2014

    NFL.com senior analyst Gil Brandt thinks that Bears safety Brock Vereen could be one of the rookies drafted in the fourth round or later who could emerge as an impact player.

  • Vereen, Fales agree to 4-year deals

    Posted May 12, 2014

    The Bears on Monday agreed to four-year contracts with two of their draft picks, fourth-round safety Brock Vereen and sixth-round quarterback David Fales.

  • McShay: Vereen best NFC North pick

    Posted May 12, 2014

    ESPN analyst Todd McShay has chosen the Bears' selection of Minnesota safety Brock Vereen in the fourth round as the best pick by any NFC North team in the draft.

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