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Johnathan Cyprien
S #37
Height:
6-0
Weight:
223
Age:
25
College:
Florida International
Hometown:
N. Miami Beach, Fla.
Experience:
3
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 326 245 81 1.0 0 11 2 75 -- 48 0 3 1
2015 JAC 14 14 108 78 30 0.0 -- 2 1 48 48 48 0 1 1
2014 JAC 15 15 114 80 34 0.0 -- 3 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2013 JAC 15 15 104 87 17 1.0 -- 6 1 27 27 27 0 2 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 CAR L 9-20 4 3 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2 MIA W 23-20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
3 @NE L 17-51 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
4 @IND L 13-16 14 11 3 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 1
5 @TB L 31-38 5 4 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
6 HOU L 20-31 4 4 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 BUF W 34-31 8 8 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
9 @NYJ L 23-28 11 6 5 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
10 @BAL W 22-20 7 5 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 TEN W 19-13 7 7 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
12 SD L 25-31 3 3 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
13 @TEN L 39-42 11 7 4 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
14 IND W 51-16 6 2 4 -- -- 1 1 48 48 48 0 0 --
15 ATL L 17-23 5 5 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
16 @NO L 27-38 9 7 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
17 @HOU L 6-30 14 6 8 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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Biography

2013 second-round pick started 15 games at SS as a rookie ... Ranked second on the team with 98 tackles (82 solo) and added two forced fumbles, one INT, three QB pressures, six passes defensed and one sack ... Added two special teams tackles ... Saw action on a team-high 1,044 snaps in his first season despite missing one game ... Third-highest drafted safety in team history behind Reggie Nelson (1st round, 21st overall, 2007) and Donovin Darius (1st round, 25th overall, 1998) ...

PRO: 2013 second-round pick started 15 games at SS as a rookie ... Ranked second on the team with 98 tackles (82 solo) and added two forced fumbles, one INT, three QB pressures, six passes defensed and one sack ... Added two special teams tackles ... Saw action on a team-high 1,044 snaps in his first season despite missing one game ... Third-highest drafted safety in team history behind Reggie Nelson (1st round, 21st overall, 2007) and Donovin Darius (1st round, 25th overall, 1998) ...

2015: 9/13 vs. CAR: Made four stops (three solo) in season debut ... 9/20 vs. MIA: Inactive with a calf injury ... 9/27 at N.E.: Inactive with a calf injury ... 10/4 at IND: Returned from injury and made his second start of the season, tallying a team-high 14 tackles (11 solo) and his first career fumble recovery ... 10/11 at T.B.: Started at SS, posting five tackles (four solo) ... 10/18 vs. HOU: Started at SS, making four tackles (four solo) ... 10/25 vs. BUF: Made seven tackles (seven solo) and recorded a forced fumble that was recovered by S Josh Evans at the Jacksonville 4-yard line ... 11/8 at NYJ: Made 13 tackles (seven solo), including two tackles for loss and one pass defensed ... 11/15 at BAL: Started at SS, making seven tackles (five solo) ... 11/19 vs. TEN: Started at SS and made seven tackles (seven solo) ... 11/29 vs. S.D.: Started at SS and made three tackles (three solo) ... 12/6 at TEN: Started at SS and made 11 tackles (seven solo) ... 12/13 vs. IND: Started at SS and made six tackles (two solo) ... Added one pass defensed and one INT, which he returned 48 yards to the Indianapolis 1-yard line ... 12/20 vs. ATL: Started at SS and made five tackles (five solo) ... 12/27 at N.O.: Tied for the team lead with nine tackles (seven solo) in his 43rd start at SS ...

2014: Started 15 games at SS and registe=red a team-high 111 tackles (77 solo) along with four passes defensed, five tackles for loss and three special teams tackles ... His 111 tackles ranked as third-most among NFL defensive backs ... 9/7 at PHI: Started at SS in the season-opener and suffered a concussion in the second quarter and did not return. 9/14 at WAS: Inactive (concussion) ... 9/21 vs. IND: Returned to action and tallied seven tackles (three solo) ... 10/5 vs. PIT: Tallied 10 tackles (eight solo) and added one special teams tackle ... 10/12 at TEN: Registered a career-high 14 tackles (11 solo) along with one tackle for loss and one pass defensed. Added one special teams tackle ... 10/26 vs. MIA: Led team with nine solo tackles and added one special teams tackle ... 11/2 at CIN: Paced team with nine tackles (four solo) ... 11/9 vs. DAL: Tied for team-lead with five tackles ... 11/23 at IND: Made eight tackles (four solo) with one for a loss ... 12/14 at BAL: Had a team-high nine tackles (four solo) and added one pass defensed ... 12/28 at HOU: Produced 11 tackles (seven solo) and two tackles for loss ...

2013: 9/8 vs. KC: Made NFL debut with start at SS and produced three solo tackles and one QB hit ... 9/15 at OAK: Led secondary with a career-high eight tackles and forced a fumble of RB Darren McFadden in the fourth quarter that was recovered by S Dwight Lowery ... 9/22 at SEA: Stripped QB Russell Wilson in the second quarter, forcing a fumble that was recovered by DT Brandon Deaderick. Marked first career sack and second consecutive game with a forced fumble. ... 10/6 at STL: Led team with a career-high 12 tackles, all solo ... 11/17 vs. ARI: Posted a team-high eight tackles (all solo) ... 11/24 at HOU: Finished with six tackles (four solo) and a season-high two passes defensed ... 12/1 at CLE: Made first career INT, picking off Brandon Weeden in the second quarter. Added nine tackles, one pass defensed and one special teams tackle ... 12/5 vs. HOU: Posted his second double-digit tackle game of the season, finishing with 10 tackles (seven solo). Added one special teams tackle ... 12/15 vs. BUF: Inactive (thigh) ... 12/29 at IND: Led team with three passes defensed and added six solo tackles.

COLLEGE: Four-year letterman ... Appeared in 50 career games, starting the final 45 ... Career totals include a school-record 365 tackles, 22 passes defensed, 13.5 tackles for a loss, seven INTs (one returned for a TD), a school-record six forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and one sack ... His 213 solo tackles rank fifth overall (second among DBs) among active NCAA FBS players ... Majored in physical therapy.

2012: Team Captain ... Named the Sun Belt Conference Defensive Player of the Year by The NFL Draft Report ... First-team All-Sun Belt Conference selection ... Started all 12 games at SS ... Led the team for the second time in three seasons with 93 tackles (54 solo) ... Recorded five pass breakups, four INTs, 3.5 tackles for a loss, and one forced fumble ... Opened the season with nine tackles (seven solo) vs. Duke ... In the following game, made 11 tackles (nine solo) vs. Akron ... Recorded a season-high 12 tackles (seven solo) vs. Central Florida ... Registered eight tackles, one interception, one forced fumble and one tackle for a loss vs. FAU ...

2011: Earned second-team All-Sun Belt Conference honors ... Started all 13 games at SS ... Finished third on the team with 81 tackles (48 solo) ... Made eight pass breakups, 5.5 tackles for a loss, one sack, one INT and blocked one kick ... Named Sun Belt Conference Defensive Player of the Week after his nine-tackle, one INT performance vs. Louisiana-Monroe ... Produced a season-high 11 tackles at Louisville ...

2010: Honored as a second-team All-Sun Belt Conference selection ... Started all 13 games at SS ... Led team with a career-high 113 tackles (63 solo) ... Became the fourth player in school history to make at least 100 tackles in a season ... Forced three fumbles and recovered one fumble ... Recorded six pass breakups and one INT ...

2009: Appeared in all 12 games, making seven starts ... Finished second on the team with 78 tackles (48 solo) ... Recorded three pass breakups, two forced fumbles, 1.5 tackles for a loss, one INT and one fumble recovery.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended North Miami Beach (Fla.) High School ... Team captain as a senior ... Played both SS and WR ... As a junior, led the Chargers to a 12-1 record and a 16th-ranking in the state of Florida. Earned All-Dade County honors from the Miami Herald and was an All-District 12-6A first-team selection ... Teammates with current Detroit Lions safety, Louis Delmas and Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback, E.J. Biggers ... Honor Roll student.

PERSONAL: Son of Roselaure and Kennel Cyprien ... One of five children ... Twitter handle is @J_Cyprien.

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