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Danny Trevathan
LB #59
Height:
6-1
Weight:
240
Age:
24
College:
Kentucky
Hometown:
Leesburg, Fla.
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2013):

TCKL
129
SCK
2.0
FF
3
INT
3
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 162 110 52 3.0 0 13 3 29 -- 29 0 3 1
2013 DEN 16 16 129 88 41 2.0 -- 10 3 29 9.7 29 0 3 1
2012 DEN 16 0 33 22 11 1.0 -- 3 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 BAL W 49-27 4 4 0 -- -- 2 1 29 29 29 0 0 --
2 @NYG W 41-23 10 8 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 OAK W 37-21 6 3 3 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 PHI W 52-20 10 9 1 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
5 @DAL W 51-48 5 4 1 -- -- 1 1 0 -- 0 0 0 --
6 JAC W 35-19 6 4 2 -- -- 1 1 0 -- 0 0 0 --
7 @IND L 33-39 8 2 6 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
8 WAS W 45-21 10 6 4 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
10 @SD W 28-20 11 9 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
11 KC W 27-17 11 6 5 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
12 @NE L 31-34 13 6 7 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 1
13 @KC W 35-28 4 4 0 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
14 TEN W 51-28 6 4 2 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
15 SD L 20-27 10 7 3 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
16 @HOU W 37-13 9 7 2 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
17 @OAK W 34-14 6 5 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --

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TREVATHAN AT A GLANCE:
• A second-year linebacker who has totaled 154 tackles with three sacks and three interceptions in his first two NFL seasons.
• Led the Broncos with 124 tackles and tied for the team lead with three interceptions in 2013.
• Played all 52 possible games (31 starts) in four seasons at the University of Kentucky and led the Southeastern Conference in tackles during each of his final two campaigns.
• Totaled 10 or more tackles in 12 consecutive games spanning parts of his junior and senior seasons and finished with 20 total 10-tackle efforts in his career.
• Recorded a career-high 144 tackles as a junior in 2010 and became the first Kentucky linebacker to earn first-team All-America honors (CollegeFootballNews.com) in addition to receiving first-team All-SEC recognition.
• Saw action in all 13 games (6 starts) as a sophomore in 2009 and was named the Wildcats’ Most Improved Defensive Player as chosen by the coaches after finishing as the team’s second-leading tackler (82).
• Played quarterback, running back and linebacker as a three-year starter for Leesburg High School in Leesburg, Fla., earning first-team All-Central Florida honors and Area Defensive Player of the Year recognition from the Orlando Sentinel following his senior season.
• Selected by the Broncos in the sixth round (188th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

TREVATHAN AT A GLANCE:
• A second-year linebacker who has totaled 154 tackles with three sacks and three interceptions in his first two NFL seasons.
• Led the Broncos with 124 tackles and tied for the team lead with three interceptions in 2013.
• Played all 52 possible games (31 starts) in four seasons at the University of Kentucky and led the Southeastern Conference in tackles during each of his final two campaigns.
• Totaled 10 or more tackles in 12 consecutive games spanning parts of his junior and senior seasons and finished with 20 total 10-tackle efforts in his career.
• Recorded a career-high 144 tackles as a junior in 2010 and became the first Kentucky linebacker to earn first-team All-America honors (CollegeFootballNews.com) in addition to receiving first-team All-SEC recognition.
• Saw action in all 13 games (6 starts) as a sophomore in 2009 and was named the Wildcats’ Most Improved Defensive Player as chosen by the coaches after finishing as the team’s second-leading tackler (82).
• Played quarterback, running back and linebacker as a three-year starter for Leesburg High School in Leesburg, Fla., earning first-team All-Central Florida honors and Area Defensive Player of the Year recognition from the Orlando Sentinel following his senior season.
• Selected by the Broncos in the sixth round (188th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Denver as a draft choice (5/22/12).

Trevathan's Single Game Highs

Tackles — 12 at New England 11/24/13 (12 vs. Seattle, 2/12/14). Interceptions — 1, three times, last vs. Jacksonville 10/13/13 (none). Interception return yards — 29 vs. Baltimore 9/5/13 (none). Sacks — 1, twice, last at N.Y. Giants 9/15/13 (none). Sack yards — 9 at N.Y. Giants 9/15/13 (none). Pass breakups — 2 vs. Baltimore 9/5/13 (none). Forced Fumbles -- 1, twice, last vs. Kansas City 11/17/13 (none). Special-teams tackles1, seven times, last at Houston, 12/22/13 (1 vs. Baltimore, 1/12/13).

Tackles — 10, twice, last vs. Philadelphia 9/29/13 (none). Interceptions — 1, twice, last at Dallas 10/6/13 (none). Interception
return yards — 29 vs. Baltimore 9/5/13 (none). Sacks — 1, twice, last at N.Y. Giants 9/15/13 (none). Sack yards — 9 at N.Y.
Giants 9/15/13 (none). Pass breakups — 2 vs. Baltimore 9/5/13 (none). Special-teams tackles — 1, three times, last at Kansas
City, 11/25/12 (1 vs. Baltimore, 1/12/13).

2013: Trevathan started all 16 games for the Broncos in 2013 and led the team with 124 tackles... Was one of just seven players to record at least 120 tackles and three interceptions in 2013... Made his first career start and intercepted his first career pass, returning it for 29 yards vs. Bal. (9/5)... Led the team with a career-best 10 tackles and sacked Eli Manning for a 9-yard loss at NYG (9/15)... Ranked third on the team with six tackles and broke up a pass vs. Oak. (9/23)... Led the club with 10 tackles, which tied a career high and included one for a loss vs. Phi. (9/29)... Intercepted a Tony Romo pass with less than two minutes to play that set up Matt Prater’s game-winning field goal at Dal. (10/6)... Intercepted a pass in the final minutes of the game for the second consecutive week vs. Jac. (10/13)... Tied for second on the team with eight tackles and broke up one pass at Ind. (10/20)... Led the team with a career-high-tying 10 tackles, including one for a loss, and added one QB hit, one pass breakup and one forced fumble vs. Was. (10/27)... Set a career high with 11 tackles (9 solo) to tie for the team lead at S.D. (11/10)... Tied for the team lead with 10 sacks and forced a fumble vs. K.C. (11/17)... Recovered his first career fumble and forced one on special teams, while finishing second on the team with a career-best 12 tackles at N.E. (11/24)... Led the team with six tackles, including one for a loss, vs. Ten. (12/8)... Led the team with 10 tackles vs. S.D. (12/12)... Finished second on the team with eight tackles and added one sack and a team-high three tackles for a loss to go with a special-teams stop at Hou.(12/22)... Tied for the team lead with five tackles at Oak. (12/29)... Tied for the team lead with four tackles in tackles in the Divisional Round vs. S.D. (1/12)...Led the team with eight tackles (all solo) in the AFC Championship Game vs. N.E.  (1?19)...Made a game-high 12 tackles in Super Bowl XLVIII vs. Sea. (2/2) 

2012: : Selected by Denver in the sixth round (188th overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft, Trevathan played all 16 regular-season games for the Broncos and finished second among the team’s rookies with 30 defensive tackles to go along with three special-teams stops... Made his NFL debut on special teams during Denver’s season opener vs. Pit. (9/9)... Made his pro defensive debut, playing 41 percent of Denver’s defensive snaps and making his first NFL tackle vs. Oak. (9/30)... Registered his first career sack and posted a personal-best six tackles at Cin. (11/4)... Made a special-teams tackle in Denver’s AFC Divisional Playoff Game vs. Bal. (1/12).

2011: Trevathan started all 13 games as a senior weakside linebacker for Kentucky and was named National Linebacker of the Year by the College Football Performance Awards and a second-team All-American by SI.com after leading the Wildcats in tackles (143), sacks (3), interceptions (4) and forced fumbles (5)... Added second team All-Southeastern Conference honors after leading the league in tackles for the second consecutive season... Equaled his career high with 17 tackles on three different occasions—all in the final five games of the season.

2010:
Trevathan started 12-of-13 games as a junior and became the first Kentucky linebacker to earn first-team All-America honors (CollegeFootballNews.com) in addition to leading the SEC in tackles (144)—the most recorded by an individual in the league since 2002—and being named to the conference’s first team... Added three sacks (21 yds.), three passes defensed and four forced fumbles... Ended the season with nine consecutive games with at least 10 tackles... Named SEC Player of the Week after totaling 11 total tackles and 3.5 tackles for a loss in Kentucky’s season opener vs. Louisville (9/4).

2009: Trevathan played all 13 games (6 starts) and was named the Wildcats’ Most Improved Defensive Player as chosen by the coaches after finishing as the team’s second-leading tackler (82).

2008: Trevathan played all 13 games (0 starts) as a true freshman and contributed five tackles on defense in addition to serving as a mainstay on special teams and adding a blocked kick to set up a touchdown vs. No. 13 Georgia (11/8).

HIGH SCHOOL:
Trevathan was a three-year starter for Leesburg High School, in Leesburg, Fla, where he was a third-team all-state selection by the Florida Sportswriters Association following his senior season... Totaled 117 tackles, 5.5 sacks and three forced fumbles on defense in addition to playing quarterback and running back on offense during his final prep campaign and also earned first-team All-Central Florida honors and Area Defensive Player of the Year recognition from the Orlando Sentinel.

PERSONAL: Trevathan’s father, Vincent Hicks, played football at Toledo... Majored in family science at Kentucky... Danny Trevathan (pronounced trev-AY-thin) was born on March 24, 1990, in Youngstown, Ohio.

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