PLAYER
Thurston Armbrister
LB #50
Height:
6-3
Weight:
235
Age:
24
College:
Miami (Fla.)
Hometown:
Hollywood, FL
Experience:
3

Quick Stats (2016):

TCKL
15
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
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Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 38 29 9 0.0 0 1 0 0 -- 0 0 0 0
2016 DET 14 2 15 14 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2015 JAC 16 3 23 15 8 0.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 @IND W 39-35 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 TEN L 15-16 4 4 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 @GB L 27-34 1 0 1 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 @CHI L 14-17 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
5 PHI W 24-23 3 3 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
6 LA W 31-28 4 4 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 WAS W 20-17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 @HOU L 13-20 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
9 @MIN W 22-16 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
11 JAX W 26-19 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 MIN W 16-13 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
13 @NO W 28-13 1 1 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
14 CHI W 20-17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
15 @NYG L 6-17 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 @DAL L 21-42 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 GB L 24-31 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

Entered the League as an undrafted rookie free agent with the Jaguars in 2015. Played in all 32 games in his first two NFL seasons, including the Lions’ NFC Wild Card game at Seattle following the 2016 season.
TRANSACTIONS
  • Claimed by the Detroit Lions off waivers on September 4, 2016.
  • Waived the Jaguars on September 3, 2016.
  • Signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted rookie free agent on May 3, 2015.

PRO
Entered the League as an undrafted rookie free agent with the Jaguars in 2015. Played in all 32 games in his first two NFL seasons, including the Lions’ NFC Wild Card game at Seattle following the 2016 season.

2016: Signed by Detroit off waivers on September 4, 2016.

  • Appeared in his first game with the Lions against Tennessee in Week 2 (9/18). Recorded three tackles.
  • Finished with one tackle on special teams in Week 3 at Green Bay (9/25).
  • Added a tackle on special teams in Week 4 at Chicago (10/2).
  • Recorded three tackles including a tackle-for-loss against the Eagles in Week 5 (10/9).
  • Saw action on defense and special teams in Week 6 against the Rams (10/16). Finished with two tackles.
  • Appeared on special teams in a Week 7 win against the Redskins.
  • Contributed on special teams in a Week 11 win against the Jaguars (11/20).
  • Finished with one tackle on special teams in a victory over the Vikings on Thanksgiving (11/24).
  • Registered one tackle and helped the defense hold the Saints to just 50 yards rushing in Week 13 (12/4).
  • Made his first playoff appearance on special teams in the Wild Card game at Seattle (1/7).

2015: Recorded a career-high six tackles against the Buccaneers on October 11, 2015.

  • Added four tackles and his first career tackle-for-loss in a Week 10 victory against the Ravens.

COLLEGE
Three-year lettermen who appeared in 38 games with 23 starts at outside linebacker for the Miami Hurricanes.

2014:  Made a career-high seven starts in his senior season with the Hurricanes.

  • Standout performance against Louisville with five tackles, one sack, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery.

2013:  Played in all 13 games as a junior, making six starts at outside linebacker.

  • Finished with 33 tackles, five tackles-for-loss, two sacks and a fumble recovery.
  • Recorded a career-high six tackles against Duke.

2012:  Played in all 12 games as a sophomore and started four.

  • Finished ninth on the team with 40 tackles while recording at least one tackle in every game.

2011:  Participated on the team’s practice squad as a true freshman.

PERSONAL
Attended Hollywood Hills (Fla..) High School. A late addition to Miami’s signing class in June 2011.

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