Mario Edwards Jr.

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#97

Experience: 7 years

Height: 6-3

Age: 27

Weight: 277 lbs

College: Florida State

2021 SEASON

  • TCKLS
  • SCK
  • FF
  • INT
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Biography

PRO CAREER:

  • Sixth-year pro has totaled 14.5 sacks in his stops with Oakland, New York Giants, New Orleans and Chicago
  • Has played in 74 games with 24 starts; also has 30 QBH, 18 TFL and 5 FF to his credit 
  • Also has played in three postseason games; one with Oakland in 2016, one with New Orleans in 2019 and one with the Bears in 2020

HONORS:

  • 2015: NFL.com All-Rookie team (Gil Brandt); Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week (Week 10)

2020 SEASON (Bears):

  • Played in 15 games; tied for third on the team with 4.0 sacks and was fifth with six TFL
  • Recorded four tackles, two TFL and a QBH in the Wild Card playoff game at the Saints
  • Career-high 2.0 sacks for minus-27 yards in the Week 14 win over the Texans
  • Recorded his first sack of the season in Week 6 at Carolina; also had two tackles
  • Recorded his second sack of the season in Week 9 at the Titans
  • Posted a career-high two TFL in the Week 7 at the Rams and again in Week 14 vs. the Texans

2019 SEASON (Saints):

  • Played in 14 games for New Orleans totaling 3.0 sacks and one forced fumble
  • Had his first sack at Carolina in Week 12 where he also had one QBH and a FF
  • Notched his second sack of the season vs. SF in Week 14 and his third in Week 17 at Carolina

2018 SEASON (Giants):

  • Played in 15 games for the Giants recording 2.0 sacks and one forced fumble 

2017 SEASON (Raiders):

  • Recorded a career-high 3.5 sacks and four tackles for loss
  • Played and started in 14 games

2016 SEASON (Raiders):

  • Missed a majority of the season with a hip injury 
  • Played in two games towards end of season, and logged one tackle

2015 SEASON (Raiders):

  • Logged a career best 33 tackles as a rookie
  • Also had 2.0 sacks, starting 10 games and playing in 14
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