[6] He had run a 4.43-second 40-yard dash at the Nike Summer football camp. [40] At the start of training camp, he weighed 262 pounds (119 kg) and was the projected starter at defensive end. Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Brandon Graham flies off the edge for spectacular strip-sack. [111], Graham is married to Carlyne Graham. Carson Wentz was sidelined by injury less than one quarter into his postseason debut. This page was last edited on 23 October 2020, at 12:38. Chris Wesseling breaks down free agency needs for each NFC team. He was the seventh defensive player to earn the award and second in the last 25 years as well as the first co-recipient. As a member of the 2008 Michigan Wolverines football team he earned Second-team 2008 Big Ten All-conference recognition from both the coaches and the media. [105][106], On May 16, 2018, it was revealed that Graham underwent ankle surgery earlier in the month, meaning that he missed some offseason practices. NFL footage © NFL Productions LLC. 6 seed in the NFC. [18] The Atlanta Journal-Constitution listed him at 15th among their national top 25 prospects. Following the 2016 NFL season, in which he moved back to defensive end under new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, he was named to the 2016 All-Pro 2nd Team by the Associated Press. The following browsers are supported: Chrome, Edge (v80 and later), Firefox and Safari. Jon Gruden and his Oakland Raiders are eyeing a playoff spot, but will they fall victim to Sunday's trap game? At the NFL Combine, Graham ranked 8th among defensive linemen with a 4.72 40-yard dash and 10th in the bench press with 31. Can Landon Collins help fill a hole in the Packers' defense? Title this bout the Battle of the Walking Wounded. Brandon Graham: Pos: DE, Career: 149 G, 1 TD, Eagles 2010-2020, born MI 1988

As he lost the excess weight he began to realize that he could excel at a lighter weight. On December 12, 2010, Graham suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) during 30–27 victory at the Dallas Cowboys in Week 14. [12] He was selected for the Associated Press first-team Class B all-state team as a linebacker.

[31], For his athletic excellence, Graham received many honors. Should the Saints re-sign Teddy Bridgewater? See where they agree (Aaron Donald) and differ (Grady Jarrett). [27] Graham was also selected as to the Associated Press Class B All-State football team as its player of the year. He was the 2008 and 2009 Big Ten Conference tackles for loss leader. [109] NFL Network's Mike Garafolo discusses how scoreboard-watching will affect the No.

In week 3 of the 2019 season against the New York Jets, Graham sacked Luke Falk 3 times in the 33-6 win. In 2009, he posted 26 tackles for loss and 10.5 sacks in 12 games.

On December 14, 2010, the Philadelphia Eagles placed Graham on the injured reserve list. Watch the game highlights from the Week 3 matchup between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Philadelphia Eagles. : Henne has high hopes for one of the nation's top-rated incoming players", "Disorderly conduct charges dismissed against U-M's Graham", "Overhauled and unproven - Needing 7 new starters, defense is the big question at U-M", "Questions swirl around Michigan's porous defense", "Carr keeps it low-key in answering to opening loss", "Wolverines punish Irish - Michigan's resilient defense leads team to its 1st victory of the season", "Graham emerges as a force - Admonished after poor start, U-M defensive end now enjoys spotlight", "The Automated ScoreBook: Individual Statistics Through games of Jan 08, 2008", "Rich Rodriguez gives QBs equal reps; starter won't be named soon", "Slimmer Taylor set to be leader on U-M defense", "Ohio State's Pryor could get early playing time - Tressel hopes to use freshman QB in opener", "Michigan celebrates 500th game in Big House with big win", "Michigan, Northwestern and Penn State Football Players Honored After Big Wins: Bachér, Graham and Williams pick up weekly football accolades", "Graham isn't talking about NFL Draft yet; he focuses on U-M", "The Automated ScoreBook: 2008 Big Ten Conference Individual Statistics Through games of Jan 09, 2009", "Bowl Subdivision (FBS) National Player Report: Tackles for Loss: Year: 2008", "Bowl Subdivision (FBS) National Player Report: Pass Sacks: Year: 2008", "Big Ten Football Weekly Release September 7, 2009", "Ranking the Big Ten: Brandon Graham, No. Watch highlights from the Seattle Seahawks' win over the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 12. Take a look at all the best defensive plays from the Philadelphia Eagles' victory against the Washington Redskins in Week 17. In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale. As the only team in the NFC East returning its coaching staff, defensive end Brandon Graham believes the Philadelphia Eagles could own a distinct advantage in preparing for the 2020 season. He was ranked 93rd by his fellow players on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2017.

2019 NFL salary-cap space for all 32 teams, Why trio of Clemson D-linemen are prime draft targets for Dolphins, Eagles, DE Graham agree on 3-year extension. In this edition of "NFL at Home" Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Brandon Graham shares why his three-sack game against the New York Jets was his most successful game. Can the Vikings stun the Saints in New Orleans?

Watch highlights from the Baltimore Ravens' preseason Week 3 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. For the comic book artist, see, CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (, Philadelphia Eagles first-round draft picks, Michigan High School Athletic Association, All-USA High School All-America first team, Big Ten offensive or defensive player of the year, "Big Ten Announces 2008 Football All-Conference Teams And Individual Honors: Iowa's Green Named Offensive Player of the Year, Ohio State's Laurinaitis repeats as Defensive Player of the Year", "Big Ten Announces 2009 Football All-Conference Teams and Individual Honors", "Humble Crockett aims high - School has limited facilities, but it also has a chance to win a state football title", "Top Football Players - Graham believes in power of the hit", "Every player helped team get spot in state playoffs - Top coach, Sterling Heights Stevenson's Bye, will be going for first championship", "Back to the 'Dome - Lumen Christi earns seventh trip to Pontiac", "Andover beats Lahser, 31-18 - Halfback amasses 244 yards and has three touchdowns in the playoff victory over crosstown rival", "Christi, Crockett tangle in rematch of '04 game", "Football recruiting analyst logs plenty of miles, observations of talent", "College Football Recruiting: National Top 25", "Crockett linebacker is rewarded for his plays - The senior is named to U.S. Army All-American team as Division I schools continue to recruit him", "Athlete aims for top award - Crockett linebacker is in the running for the national high school player of the year honor", "Crockett's Graham works hard, is humble", "Two new football recruits enroll early at Michigan", "Mustain A Finalist For Parade Player Of The Year", "Three locals among state's Great 8 - Class A all-staters voted best at positions", "Obscure Rule Paved Graham's Road To NFL", "DE back in form after cutting coneys: Lighter Graham to start for U-M", "College Football: 2006 Michigan Wolverines Roster", "Some positions still up for grabs - Unsettled spots on defense are strong safety, cornerback, weakside LB and end", "Night kickoff is no favorite at U-M - 8 p.m. game against Minnesota alters Wolverines' schedule, pregame rituals", "Freshman QB Mallett destined for greatness at U-M? [14] Scout.com listed him as the number three linebacker in the nation and described him as the number one overall prospect in the midwest. Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Brandon Graham sacks Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. [33] Graham was initially listed as a linebacker at Michigan,[34] but before the 2006 NCAA Division I FBS football season started for the 2006 Michigan Wolverines football team he switched to defensive end. He had to surrender his high school athletic eligibility for the winter and spring seasons.

[102] His 9.5 sacks led the team and were a career-high.

[2] Graham was selected as the team Most Valuable Player. As a youth, Graham played football for the Police Athletic League Detroit Giants for seven years until joining the eighth grade team. Who's still available? 93 Brandon Graham, "Brandon Graham earns performance bonus from Eagles", "Eagles' Brandon Graham instrumental to stopping Falcons on final drive", "Eagles Win First Super Bowl Championship in Thriller", "Brandon Graham reportedly recovering from surgery", "Eagles, Brandon Graham agree to three-year extension", "Eagles ink Brandon Graham to three-year extension", "Defense dominates, Eagles rout Jets 31-6", "Philadelphia Eagles run over Buffalo Bills in 31-13 win", http://www.espn.com/nfl/player/stats/_/id/13239/brandon-graham, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Brandon_Graham&oldid=985011151, African-American players of American football, Players of American football from Michigan, Philadelphia Eagles currentteam parameter articles, Infobox NFL biography articles missing alt text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Who will prevail when the injury-plagued Eagles and Seahawks meet? NFL and PFF player stats for Philadelphia Eagles ED Brandon Graham on Pro Football Focus. [3] He was named to several First-team and Second-team 2009 All-America lists by various publications. [64] Brandon Graham earned MVP honors at the January 30, 2010 Senior Bowl with five tackles, two sacks, one forced fumble. Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Brandon Graham drops the hammer on Devonta Freeman for HUGE loss. Will QB Josh Allen take a huge step forward thanks to the moves made by the Buffalo Bills? He was listed on numerous All-American lists and was a finalists for some of the highest individual honors a high school football player can earn. Graham was the 2009 Big Ten Conference co-MVP as recognized by the Chicago Tribune Silver Football award. [17] Recruiting analyst Tom Lemming, listed Graham as the best linebacker in the country for USA Today. [25] Graham led his team to a rematch against Lumen Christi, which they lost 35–21 in the MHSAA Division 5 district championship game. The "Good Morning Football" crew lists the top 10 plays vs. New England Patriots dynasty. Charley Casserly takes a look at that question and four other storylines to watch in Week 12. Copyright: © 2020 ESPN Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved. ... 2020 NFL Draft: Ideal top two picks for all 32 teams The Eagles won 41-33. [5] At Crockett, Graham, who had been playing competitive football since age seven,[6] was expected to make an immediate impact upon joining the football team's starting lineup as a sophomore,[7] and at the end of the season he was recognized as an honorable mention lineman 2003 All-Detroit selection by The Detroit News. [66] Four times during the season, he recorded multiple sack games and he had three solo tackles for losses in four games. Eagles DE Brandon Graham leaves game vs. Washington to be evaluated for a head injury ... Wanogho was drafted in the sixth round of the 2020 NFL Draft and was a …