PRO: Eighth-year veteran who enters his first year with the Lions after spending six seasons with Washington and one in St. Louis.
2012: Started in nine games for the Rams and recorded 30 tackles with one interception and one sack.
2011: Started in eight games for the Redskins and tallied 35 tackles.
2010: Started 15 regular season games and set a career high with 155 tackles (99 solo) and forced a fumble.
2009: Started in 15 games and finished second on the team with 119 tackles. Intercepted a career-high two passes and forced two fumbles.
2008: Started in 15 games for the Redskins and finished second on the team with 115 tackles
2007: Started in 13 games for Washington.
2006: Appeared in all 16 games and tallied 23 tackles.
COLLEGE: Started 11 games as a senior and led the team in tackles with 89 (50 solo), and amassed 5.5 sacks for minus 45 yards.
2004: Played in 10 games with nine starts as a junior - six at strong-side linebacker and three at middle linebacker.
2003: Played in 12 games tallying 23 tackles (16 solo) as a sophomore.
2002: Started six games at strong-side linebacker, including the final four games, as a freshman.
PERSONAL: Married to Alessia and has a son named Gavin.
Detroit Lions players laugh off comments made by Bears receiver Brandon Marshall earlier this week - they’ve moved on to the Pittsburgh Steelers