PLAYER
Jonathan Freeny
LB #55
Height:
6-2
Weight:
245
Age:
29
College:
Rutgers
Hometown:
Coconut Creek, FL
Experience:
7

Quick Stats (2017):

TCKL
2
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
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Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 108 68 40 2.0 0 1 0 0 -- 0 0 2 2
2017 NO 2 0 2 1 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2017 NE 1 0 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2017 BAL 3 0 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2016 NE 5 4 10 6 4 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
2015 NE 13 7 50 27 23 1.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 1 2
2014 MIA 12 0 15 11 4 1.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2013 MIA 16 0 13 10 3 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2012 MIA 16 0 14 9 5 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
4 @BAL W 26-9 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
5 @OAK W 30-17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 @BAL W 27-24 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 @MIA L 20-27 2 2 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
15 NYJ W 31-19 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 ATL W 23-13 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 @TB L 24-31 2 1 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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Biography

Joins the Lions in his seventh season after stints with the Saints, Ravens, Patriots and Dolphins throughout his career.

TRANSACTIONS

  • Signed by the Detroit Lions as an unrestricted free agent on March 26, 2018.
  • Acquired by the New Orleans Saints via waivers on December 14, 2017.
  • Released by the Patriots on December 13, 2017.
  • Signed by the Patriots on December 6, 2017.
  • Released by the Jaguars on October 28, 2017.
  • Signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars on October 24, 2017.
  • Released by the Ravens on October 17, 2017.
  • Signed by the Baltimore Ravens on September 27, 2017.
  • Released by the Patriots on September 2, 2017.
  • Placed on Injured/Reserve (shoulder) on October 15, 2016.
  • Signed by the New England Patriots as an unrestricted free agent on March 12, 2015.
  • Re-signed by the Dolphins as a restricted free agent on April 10, 2014.
  • Signed by the Dolphins to the active roster from the practice squad on September 8, 2012.
  • Signed by the Dolphins to the practice squad on September 2, 2012.
  • Released by the Dolphins on September 1, 2012.
  • Signed by the Dolphins on January 30, 2012.
  • Signed by the Dolphins to the practice squad on December 7, 2011.
  • Released by the Dolphins on September 3, 2011.
  • Signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted rookie free agent on July 28, 2011.

PRO

Joins the Lions in his seventh season after stints with the Saints, Ravens, Patriots and Dolphins throughout his career.

2017: Played in six games with three different teams, one with New England, three with Baltimore and two with New Orleans. Totaled four tackles and two special teams tackles during that span.

2016: Appeared in five games for the Patriots, starting four. Recorded 10 tackles and one forced fumble.

2015: Played in 13 regular-season games (seven starts), but missed the final three games of the regular season due to injury (shoulder). Registered 43 tackles and one sack on the season.

  • Totaled seven tackles in Week 6 at Indianapolis (10/18).
  • Recorded a career-high 12 tackles in Week 12 at Denver (11/29).
  • Recovered a fumble in the AFC Championship game at Denver (1/24), leading to a touchdown.

2014: Played in 12 games as a reserve linebacker and on special teams. Finished with five tackles, one sack and 10 special teams tackles with the Dolphins.

  • Recorded first career sack in Week 8 at Jacksonville (10/26).

2013: Played in all 16 games, posting three tackles and 10 special teams tackles, ranking second of the team.

2012: Played in all 16 games, recording seven tackles and seven special teams tackles.

  • Made NFL debut at Houston (9/9).

2011: Spent part of the season on the practice squad.

COLLEGE

A four-year letterman (2007-10) and two-year starter at Rutgers, appearing in 46 games (13 starts). Finished his career with 93 tackles, 20 tackles for loss, 11 sacks, once forced fumble, four fumble recoveries and an interception.

PERSONAL

Attended Coconut Creek (Fla.) High School.

Recent Articles

Recent Videos

  • Freeny on a versatile defense

    Posted Jun 12, 2018

    LB Jonathan Freeny talks about working within a versatile defense and head coach Matt Patricia's leadership qualities.

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