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Damion Square

Damion Square

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Height: 
6-2

Weight:

293

Age

28
Alabama
5 Years Pro

2017 Season

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Damion Square is back for his fourth season with the Chargers after appearing in 11 games with seven starts in 2016.

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Biography

Damion Square is back for his fourth season with the Chargers after appearing in 11 games with seven starts in 2016. He took over as the team’s starting nose tackle after Brandon Mebane went down with a biceps injury and was solid in relief, logging 31 tackles, six for loss and 2.5 sacks.

Square is a former undrafted free agent who spent time with Philadelphia and Kansas City before the Chargers claimed him off waivers in 2014.

Square has a number of family members who played college and pro football, including uncles John Square (University of Miami), Johnny Otis Square (Colorado State), Ronnie Miller (North Texas), and Robert Miller (Colorado State and Minnesota Vikings), and his cousin, Derek Curry (Notre Dame, Miami Dolphins and Cincinnati Bengals).

Square and his wife, Brandi, have a son, Micah, and a daughter, Carsyn.

TRANSACTION HISTORY: Signed with Philadelphia as undrafted free agent, April 29, 2013...waived by Eagles, Aug. 30, 2014...claimed by Kansas City, Aug. 31...waived Oct. 31...claimed by Chargers, Nov. 3...waived Sept. 5...re-signed to practice squad, Sept. 7...signed to active roster, Nov. 4.

2016: First start of season Nov. 6 vs. Tennessee...playing in hometown of Houston Nov. 27, recorded first NFL sack, shared seven-yard sack with Joey Bosa, and tackle for loss in 21-13 win...his three-yard TFL came on 1st-and-goal play from six with Chargers up 14-7...two plays later, Casey Hayward made touchdown-saving tackle at two to force field goal try and Chargers scored TD for 21-10 lead on ensuing possession to essentially put game on ice...season-high seven tackles Dec. 18 vs. Oakland...first two full NFL sacks Dec. 24 at Cleveland, while also tallying three tackles for loss, four pressures and three quarterback hits.

2015: First NFL start Dec. 20 vs. Miami...two quarterback hits Jan. 3 at Denver, including big hit on Peyton Manning in fourth quarter...early in contest, recovered fumble after sack and forced fumble by Steve Williams on Brock Osweiler.

2014: Inactive Weeks 1-7 for Kansas City and Weeks 11-17 for Chargers.

2013: NFL debut Sept. 9 at Washington...one stop Wild Card Playoffs vs. New Orleans.

COLLEGE: Three-time national champion...played in 40 games with 31 starts, collecting 93 tackles, 18.5 tackles for loss and 7.5 sacks...led squad with nine quarterback hurries as senior.

PERSONAL: Born in Houston, Texas...all-state and 4A Defensive MVP at Yates High School in Houston.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2017LAC606330-1-----0-
2016SD11713852.5-0-----0-
2015SD616510-0-----01
2014KC000------------
2014SD000------------
2013PHI1004400-1-----0-
TOTAL292092.5020---001

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
6@OAKW 17-160------------
5@NYGW 27-222110-0-----0-
4PHIL 24-262200-0-----0-
3KCL 10-241010-1-----0-
2MIAL 17-190------------
1@DENL 21-241010-0-----0-

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2017LAC66330-1-----
2016SD1113852.5-0-----
2015SD66510-0-----
2014KC00----------
2014SD00----------
2013PHI104400-1-----
TOTAL 33292092.502000-0

fumbles

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2017LAC6-----------
2016SD11-----------
2015SD6----1-0----
2014KC0-----------
2014SD0-----------
2013PHI10-----------
TOTAL 3300-01000000

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/13/2017SEAL 48-17102110-0-----0-
208/20/2017NOL 13-710-000-0-----0-
308/26/2017@LAW 21-19100------------
408/31/2017@SFL 13-23110------------
TOTAL 412110-0-----0-

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/11/2017@DENL 21-24101010-0-----0-
209/17/2017MIAL 19-17100------------
309/24/2017KCL 24-10101010-1-----0-
410/01/2017PHIL 26-24102200-0-----0-
510/08/2017@NYGW 27-22102110-0-----0-
610/15/2017@OAKW 17-16100------------
TOTAL 606330-1-----0-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Denver Broncos11010-0-----
Kansas City Chiefs11010-1-----
Miami Dolphins10----------
New York Giants12110-0-----
Oakland Raiders10----------
Philadelphia Eagles12200-0-----

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division34310-0-----
vs AFC Teams42020-1-----
vs NFC Teams24310-0-----
vs Own Division32020-1-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
October34310-0-----
September32020-1-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
MetLife Stadium12110-0-----
Oakland Coliseum10----------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High11010-0-----
StubHub Center33210-1-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses44220-1-----
Wins22110-0-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays11010-0-----
Sundays55320-1-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass54220-1-----
Turf12110-0-----

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games33210-1-----
Road Games33120-0-----

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead1100-0-----
Ahead by 1-8 Points1100-0-----
Behind4220-1-----
Behind by 1-8 Points4220-1-----
Tied1010-0-----

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half3030-0-----
2nd Half3300-1-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line1010-0-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line1100-1-----
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line1010-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line3210-0-----

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter1010-0-----
2nd Quarter2020-0-----
3rd Quarter2200-0-----
4th Quarter1100-1-----
4th Quarter within 71100-1-----

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-755320-0-----
Margin 8-1411010-1-----