Players

Jamaal Westerman
LB #97
Height:
6-3
Weight:
260
College:
Rutgers
Hometown:
Brampton, Ontario
Experience:
4
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 58 62 46 16 6 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 PIT 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2013 BUF 12 9 6 3 0.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 IND 4 3 3 0 1 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 ARI 5 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 NYJ 16 32 23 9 3.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 NYJ 6 7 5 2 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 NYJ 14 10 8 2 1 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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Career Transactions:

  • Signed by the Colts on December 4, 2012.
  • Waived by the Arizona Cardinals on November 21, 2012.
  • Claimed off waivers by the Cardinals on September 2, 2012.
  • Waived by the Miami Dolphins on August 31, 2012.
  • Signed with the Dolphins as an unrestricted free agent on March 20, 2012.
  • Signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2009.

 

2012 (CARDINALS):

  • Played in five games with the Cardinals, making two special teams tackles.

 

2011 (JETS):

  • Played in all 16 games for the first time in his career and made his first three career starts.
  • Totaled 23 tackles, 3.5 sacks, one fumble recovery and one forced fumble. Also had nine special teams tackles.
  • Recovered a fumble in the season opener against Dallas (9/11).
  • Had four solo tackles at Baltimore (10/2).
  • Recorded career highs with two sacks and five tackles at New England (10/9).
  • Registered a half-sack and made his first career start against Miami (10/17).
  • Collected four tackles and a sack at Washington (12/4).
  • Forced a fumble at Philadelphia (12/18).

 

2010 (JETS):

  • Saw action in six regular season games and all three playoff games.
  • Recorded three tackles and a fumble recovery on defense and added eight special teams tackles.
  • Collected three solo tackles and recovered a fumble against Buffalo (1/2/11).
  • Had two tackles on defense and two special teams tackles in three postseason games.
  • Recorded a solo tackle and a special teams tackle in a Wild Card playoff game at Indianapolis (1/8/11) and a Divisional playoff game at New England (1/16/11).

 

2009 (JETS):

  • Appeared in 14 regular season games and three playoff games.
  • Played mostly on special teams, collecting a career-high 14 special teams tackles.
  • Totaled five tackles, one sack, and two fumble recoveries on defense.
  • Made his NFL debut and recorded his first career sack and two tackles at Houston (9/13).
  • Recovered a muffed punt against Miami (11/1).
  • Returned a recovered fumble 39 yards and had three special teams tackles in the regular season finale against Cincinnati (1/3/10).
  • Totaled four special teams tackles in three postseason games.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Four-year letterman and three-year starter at Rutgers.
  • Played in 50 career games and totaled 141 career tackles, including 45 tackles for loss and 26 sacks, the third-highest total in school history.
  • Earned second-team All-Big East honors in 2006 and 2008.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Played his freshman year of high school at St. Thomas Aquinas (Ft. Lauderdale, FL) High School before moving to Brampton, Ontario, Canada and attending Notre Dame Secondary School.
  • Led the league in sacks, tackles, and tackles for loss as a senior.
  • Both parents are from Barbados.
  • Born in Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Majored in labor employee relations and minored in sociology.

 

Career Statistics

Year                GP/GS   Solo   Asst.   Total   Sacks   PD   FF    FR   INT    Yards   Avg.    LG     TD

2012 ARI         5/0         0         0         0         0.0        0      0      0      0       0          0.0      0       0

2011 NYJ        16/3       17       6         23       3.5        0      1      1      0       0          0.0      0       0

2010 NYJ        6/0         3         0         3         0.0        0      0      1      0       0          0.0      0       0

2009 NYJ        14/0       5         0         5         1.0        0      0      2      0       0          0.0      0       0

Total               41/3       25       6         31       4.5        0      1      4      0       0          0.0      0       0

 

Career Postseason Statistics

Year                GP/GS   Solo   Asst.   Total   Sacks   PD   FF    FR   INT    Yards   Avg.    LG     TD

2010 NYJ        3/0         2         0         2         0.0        0      0      0      0       0          0.0      0       0

2009 NYJ        3/0         0         0         0         0.0        0      0      0      0       0          0.0      0       0

Total               6/0         2         0         2         0.0        0      0      0      0       0          0.0      0       0

 

Career Transactions:

  • Signed by the Colts on December 4, 2012.
  • Waived by the Arizona Cardinals on November 21, 2012.
  • Claimed off waivers by the Cardinals on September 2, 2012.
  • Waived by the Miami Dolphins on August 31, 2012.
  • Signed with the Dolphins as an unrestricted free agent on March 20, 2012.
  • Signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent on May 1, 2009.

 

2012 (CARDINALS):

  • Played in five games with the Cardinals, making two special teams tackles.

 

2011 (JETS):

  • Played in all 16 games for the first time in his career and made his first three career starts.
  • Totaled 23 tackles, 3.5 sacks, one fumble recovery and one forced fumble. Also had nine special teams tackles.
  • Recovered a fumble in the season opener against Dallas (9/11).
  • Had four solo tackles at Baltimore (10/2).
  • Recorded career highs with two sacks and five tackles at New England (10/9).
  • Registered a half-sack and made his first career start against Miami (10/17).
  • Collected four tackles and a sack at Washington (12/4).
  • Forced a fumble at Philadelphia (12/18).

 

2010 (JETS):

  • Saw action in six regular season games and all three playoff games.
  • Recorded three tackles and a fumble recovery on defense and added eight special teams tackles.
  • Collected three solo tackles and recovered a fumble against Buffalo (1/2/11).
  • Had two tackles on defense and two special teams tackles in three postseason games.
  • Recorded a solo tackle and a special teams tackle in a Wild Card playoff game at Indianapolis (1/8/11) and a Divisional playoff game at New England (1/16/11).

 

2009 (JETS):

  • Appeared in 14 regular season games and three playoff games.
  • Played mostly on special teams, collecting a career-high 14 special teams tackles.
  • Totaled five tackles, one sack, and two fumble recoveries on defense.
  • Made his NFL debut and recorded his first career sack and two tackles at Houston (9/13).
  • Recovered a muffed punt against Miami (11/1).
  • Returned a recovered fumble 39 yards and had three special teams tackles in the regular season finale against Cincinnati (1/3/10).
  • Totaled four special teams tackles in three postseason games.

 

COLLEGE:

  • Four-year letterman and three-year starter at Rutgers.
  • Played in 50 career games and totaled 141 career tackles, including 45 tackles for loss and 26 sacks, the third-highest total in school history.
  • Earned second-team All-Big East honors in 2006 and 2008.

 

PERSONAL:

  • Played his freshman year of high school at St. Thomas Aquinas (Ft. Lauderdale, FL) High School before moving to Brampton, Ontario, Canada and attending Notre Dame Secondary School.
  • Led the league in sacks, tackles, and tackles for loss as a senior.
  • Both parents are from Barbados.
  • Born in Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Majored in labor employee relations and minored in sociology.

 

Career Statistics

Year                GP/GS   Solo   Asst.   Total   Sacks   PD   FF    FR   INT    Yards   Avg.    LG     TD

2012 ARI         5/0         0         0         0         0.0        0      0      0      0       0          0.0      0       0

2011 NYJ        16/3       17       6         23       3.5        0      1      1      0       0          0.0      0       0

2010 NYJ        6/0         3         0         3         0.0        0      0      1      0       0          0.0      0       0

2009 NYJ        14/0       5         0         5         1.0        0      0      2      0       0          0.0      0       0

Total               41/3       25       6         31       4.5        0      1      4      0       0          0.0      0       0

 

Career Postseason Statistics

Year                GP/GS   Solo   Asst.   Total   Sacks   PD   FF    FR   INT    Yards   Avg.    LG     TD

2010 NYJ        3/0         2         0         2         0.0        0      0      0      0       0          0.0      0       0

2009 NYJ        3/0         0         0         0         0.0        0      0      0      0       0          0.0      0       0

Total               6/0         2         0         2         0.0        0      0      0      0       0          0.0      0       0