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Buster Skrine



Experience: 10 years

Height: 5-9

Age: 31

Weight: 187 lbs

College: Tennessee-Chattanooga


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  •  Has appeared in 139 games (89 starts) through 9 seasons with the Cleveland Browns (2011-14), New York Jets (2015-18) and Chicago Bears (2019)
  •  Has 479 career tackles (410 solo), 82 pass breakups, 15 tackles for loss, nine interceptions, 3.5 sacks, four fumble recoveries, five forced fumbles and 18 special teams tackles

2019 SEASON (Bears): 

  •  Appeared in 16 games (four starts) in his first season in Chicago, recording 46 tackles, two forced fumbles, five pass defenses and one TFL 
  •  Forced career-high two fumbles in Week 11 at LAR

2*018 SEASON (Jets):*P 

  • Appeared in 14 games with 11 starts for the Jets, tallying 57 tackles (51 solo), eight passes defensed, four tackles for loss, 0.5 sacks, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery  

2017 SEASON (Jets): 

  •  Started all 15 games he appeared in, posting 67 tackles, a sack, one interception,10 passes defensed (ranking second on the team) and tied for the team-lead in both forced fumbles and fumble recoveries with two
  •  One of 16 players in the NFL to record a sack, forced fumble, fumble recovery and interception
  •  One of only two cornerbacks to have multiple forced fumbles and fumble recoveries

2016 SEASON (Jets): 

  • Started all 14 games he played in, recording 51 tackles, one sack, eight passes defensed and one interception

2015 SEASON (Jets): 

  • Appeared in all 16 games (eight starts)
  • Logged 65 tackles (the most by a Jets cornerback), one interception and eight passes defensed while seeing action at both inside and outside cornerback
  • Part of a secondary that produced all 18 of the team's interceptions (tripling its 2014 total) and held opposing quarterbacks to just a 57.1 completion percentage, the lowest in the league

2014 SEASON (Browns): 

  • Started all 16 games for the first time in his career
  • Amassed 66 tackles (55 solo), 18 passes defensed and a career-high four interceptions on the season
  • Was part of a Cleveland secondary that ranked first in opponents' passer ratings (74.1) and second in INTs (21)

2013 SEASON (Browns): 

  • Played in all 16 games with 15 starts
  • Career-best 75 tackles (63 solo), his first career sack, one interception and a career-high and team-best 23 passes defensed

2012 SEASON (Browns): 

  • Played in all 16 regular-season games with six starts
  • Posted 73 tackles and 11 passes defensed, which ranked second on the team
  • Recovered a fumble and added 11 stops on special teams, second most on the club
  • Part of a kickoff coverage unit that ranked second in the NFL, having allowed a 19.8-yard average on 43 returns

2011 SEASON (Browns): 

  • Played in all 16 games in a reserve role
  • Helped Browns finish second in the NFL in pass defense
  • Tallied 10 tackles, an interception and a pair of passes defensed