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Derek Watt

Derek Watt

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Height: 
6-2

Weight:

234

Age

25
Wisconsin
2 Years Pro

2017 Season

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Fullback Derek Watt, a sixth-round pick of the Chargers in 2016, and running back

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Biography

Fullback Derek Watt, a sixth-round pick of the Chargers in 2016, and running back Melvin Gordon were reunited during Watt’s rookie season in San Diego. The former (Watt) helped the latter (Gordon) earn Pro Bowl honors as the primary lead blocker during Gordon’s 997-yard, 10-touchdown season.

Watt and Gordon shared a backfield at Wisconsin from 2013-14.

Watt is the younger brother of three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year J.J. Watt. Derek, J.J. and younger brother, T.J., all played at the University of Wisconsin. T.J. was drafted in the first round (30th overall) by the Pittsburgh Steelers in this year’s NFL Draft.

TRANSACTION HISTORY: Sixth-round pick by Chargers (198th overall), April 30, 2016...signed four-year contract, May 10.

2016: Pro Football Journal second-team All- Rookie...first NFL start and helped Bolts rush for 150 yards in 38-14 win vs. Jacksonville Sept. 18...first NFL carry for two yards and first down on 3rd-and-1 during fourth-quarter touchdown drive Oct. 9 at Oakland...53-yard catch to Broncos’ nine set up opening drive TD Oct. 30 at Denver.

COLLEGE: Four-time Academic All-Big Ten (2012-15) and NFF Hampshire Honor Society in 2015...helped Badgers to two highest single-season rush averages in school history – 283.8 yards per game in 2013 and school-record 320.1 yards per game in 2014...UW Rookie of Year in 2012...redshirted in 2011...played at Wisconsin from 2012-15...member of school’s Leadership Club...marketing degree.

PERSONAL: Born in Waukesha, Wis. ...USA Today All-America, AP Wisconsin Player of Year, first-team all-state, and conference and county player of year as senior at Pewaukee (Wis.) High...rushed for 2,685 yards and 44 touchdowns...lettered in basketball and track...National Honor Society and academic all-conference.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesrushingreceivingfumbles
seasonteamggsattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
2017LAC1334194.817011212120--
2016SD1622422048320.8530--
TOTAL6233.81705951953000

Recent Games

rushingreceivingfumbles
wkopresultattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
14WASW 30-1312220-------
13CLEW 19-10------------
12@DALW 28-6------------
11BUFW 54-242178.5170-------
10@JAXL 17-20-----11212120--
8@NEL 13-21------------
7DENW 21-0------------
6@OAKW 17-16------------
5@NYGW 27-22------------
4PHIL 24-26------------
3KCL 10-24------------
2MIAL 17-1910-00-------
1@DENL 21-24------------

rushing

yearteamgattatt/gydsavgyds/gtdlng1st1st%20+40+fum
2017LAC1340.3194.81.5017250000
2016SD1620.1420.3022100000
TOTAL 2960.2233.80.8017466.7000

receiving

yearteamgrecydsavgyds/glngtd20+40+1stfum
2017LAC13112120.91200010
2016SD1648320.85.25301120
TOTAL 29595193.35301130

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2017LAC137520-0-----
2016SD165410-0-----
TOTAL 291293000000-0

preseason

gamesrushingreceivingfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggsattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
108/13/2017SEAL 48-1700------------
208/20/2017NOL 13-710------------
308/26/2017@LAW 21-1911------------
408/31/2017@SFL 13-2310------------
TOTAL 30------------

regular season

gamesrushingreceivingfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggsattydsavglngtdrecydsavglongtdfumlost
109/11/2017@DENL 21-2411------------
209/17/2017MIAL 19-171110-00-------
309/24/2017KCL 24-1010------------
410/01/2017PHIL 26-2410------------
510/08/2017@NYGW 27-2210------------
610/15/2017@OAKW 17-1610------------
710/22/2017DENW 0-2110------------
810/29/2017@NEL 13-2111------------
1011/12/2017@JAXL 17-2010-----112-120--
1111/19/2017BUFW 24-5410217-170-------
1211/23/2017@DALW 28-610------------
1312/03/2017CLEW 10-1910------------
1412/10/2017WASW 13-301012-20-------
TOTAL 133419-170112-120--

rushing splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Buffalo Bills12178.51701
Cleveland Browns1------
Dallas Cowboys1------
Denver Broncos2------
Jacksonville Jaguars1------
Kansas City Chiefs1------
Miami Dolphins110-000
New England Patriots1------
New York Giants1------
Oakland Raiders1------
Philadelphia Eagles1------
Washington Redskins1122201

rushing splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Outside Own Division94194.81702
vs AFC Teams93175.71701
vs NFC Teams4122201
vs Own Division4------

rushing splits - split by MONTH

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
December2122201
November32178.51701
October5------
September310-000

rushing splits - split by STADIUM

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
AT&T Stadium1------
EverBank Field1------
Gillette Stadium1------
MetLife Stadium1------
Oakland Coliseum1------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High1------
StubHub Center74194.81702

rushing splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Losses610-000
Wins73196.31702

rushing splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Mondays1------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)1------
Sundays114194.81702

receiving splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Buffalo Bills1---------
Cleveland Browns1---------
Dallas Cowboys1---------
Denver Broncos2---------
Jacksonville Jaguars111212121-000
Kansas City Chiefs1---------
Miami Dolphins1---------
New England Patriots1---------
New York Giants1---------
Oakland Raiders1---------
Philadelphia Eagles1---------
Washington Redskins1---------

receiving splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Outside Own Division911212121-000
vs AFC Teams911212121-000
vs NFC Teams4---------
vs Own Division4---------

receiving splits - split by MONTH

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
December2---------
November311212121-000
October5---------
September3---------

receiving splits - split by STADIUM

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
AT&T Stadium1---------
EverBank Field111212121-000
Gillette Stadium1---------
MetLife Stadium1---------
Oakland Coliseum1---------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High1---------
StubHub Center7---------

receiving splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Losses611212121-000
Wins7---------

receiving splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgrecydsavglng1st1st%td20+40+
Mondays1---------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)1---------
Sundays1111212121-000

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Buffalo Bills11010-0-----
Cleveland Browns11100-0-----
Dallas Cowboys11100-0-----
Denver Broncos21100-0-----
Jacksonville Jaguars11100-0-----
Kansas City Chiefs10----------
Miami Dolphins11100-0-----
New England Patriots10----------
New York Giants11010-0-----
Oakland Raiders10----------
Philadelphia Eagles10----------
Washington Redskins10----------

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division96420-0-----
vs AFC Teams95410-0-----
vs NFC Teams42110-0-----
vs Own Division41100-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
December21100-0-----
November33210-0-----
October52110-0-----
September31100-0-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
AT&T Stadium11100-0-----
EverBank Field11100-0-----
Gillette Stadium10----------
MetLife Stadium11010-0-----
Oakland Coliseum10----------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High10----------
StubHub Center74310-0-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses62200-0-----
Wins75320-0-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays10----------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)11100-0-----
Sundays116420-0-----

Rushing splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Grass104194.81702
Turf3------

Rushing splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Home Games74194.81702
Road Games6------

Rushing splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Ahead3196.31702
Ahead by 1-8 Points------
Ahead by 9-16 Points------
Behind------
Behind by 1-8 Points------
Tied10-000

Rushing splits - HALF

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
1st Half10-000
2nd Half3196.31702

Rushing splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line10-000
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line2178.51701
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line------
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line122201

Rushing splits - QUARTERS

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
1st Quarter------
2nd Quarter10-000
3rd Quarter117171701
4th Quarter221201
4th Quarter within 7------

Rushing splits - ATTEMPTS

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Attempts 1-Through-104194.81702

Rushing splits - MARGIN

splitgattydsavglngtd1st
Margin 0-7610-000
Margin 15+43196.31702
Margin 8-143------