|Other Days (not Mon or Sun)||1||3||2||1||0||0|
Opponents by Group
|vs Own Division||6||12||3||9||0||0|
|Outside Own Division||10||52||29||23||0||3|
|vs AFC Teams||12||46||21||25||0||3|
|vs NFC Teams||4||18||11||7||0||0|
Opponents by Team
|Kansas City Chiefs||2||4||0||4||0||0|
|Los Angeles Rams||1||6||3||3||0||0|
|Los Angeles Chargers||2||6||3||3||0||0|
|San Francisco 49ers||1||3||2||1||0||0|
|State Farm Stadium||1||4||2||2||0||0|
|Hard Rock Stadium||1||2||1||1||0||0|
|Paul Brown Stadium||1||7||4||3||0||0|
|M&T Bank Stadium||1||2||2||0||0||1|
|ROKiT Field at StubHub Center||1||4||3||1||0||0|
|Broncos Stadium at Mile High||1||1||0||1||0||0|
Selected by Oakland Raiders in the fifth round (168th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft, April 29, 2017.
2017: Appeared in 13 games, making six starts in his rookie campaign...Totaled 27 tackles (19 solo)...(9/10) at Ten.: Made his NFL debut, earning the start at middle linebacker and recording three tackles...(9/17) vs. NYJ: Started at MLB and recorded three tackles (two)...(9/24) at Was.: Tallied six tackles (three)...(10/1) at Den.: Started and tallied four tackles...(10/8) vs. Bal.: Tied a season-high six tackles (five) before leaving the game with an ankle injury in the second half...(11/5) at Mia.: Played primarily on special teams, contributing one tackle...(11/19) vs. NE: Appeared on defense and special teams, making one tackle on defense...(11/26) vs. Den.: Contributed on special teams...(12/3) vs. NYG: Appeared on special teams and recorded one tackle...(12/10) at KC: Appeared on special teams...(12/17) vs. Dal.: Contributed one tackle...(12/25) at Phi.: Posted one tackle...(12/31) at LAC: Recorded two tackles.
COLLEGE: Played four seasons at Wake Forest, totaling 291 tackles (143 solo), 14.5 sacks, four forced fumbles and two passes defensed…Started all 13 games as a senior, totaling a team-high 105 tackles (63), 7.5 sacks and three forced fumbles…Set career highs in tackles, sacks and forced fumbles…His 7.5 sacks were second on the team…Elected a team captain and named to the Associated Press All-ACC First Team…Named to the All-ACC Second Team by the coaches and media…Tied for sixth in the ACC with three forced fumbles…Started all 12 games as a junior and finished fourth on the team with 71 tackles…Added three sacks and one pass defensed…Started all 12 games as a sophomore and finished third on the team with 101 tackles…Added four sacks, one forced fumble and one pass defensed…Finished tied for second on the team with four sacks…Became the first sophomore at Wake Forest since 1992 to eclipse the century mark in tackles...Appeared in 11 games as a true freshman…Served as a reserve linebacker and key special teams contributor, making 14 tackles on defense...Led the team with nine special teams tackles.
PERSONAL: Attended Westlake High School in Waldorf, Md. …A three-year starter for the Wolverines, earned honorable mention all-state honors as a senior...Named first-team All-Southern Maryland Athletic Conference at linebacker...Helped Westlake to the Maryland Class 3A South Region final…Had 70 tackles as a junior while also throwing for over 800 yards as a quarterback…Participated in multiple Raiders community events during his first season, including the Raiders Defensive Clinic and the Tom Flores Coach of the Week…First name is pronounced mar-KELL.
ADDITIONAL STATISTICS: Special teams tackles – 3 in 2017; NFL totals: 3.
SINGLE-GAME HIGHS: TACKLES: Total – 6, two times; last: 10/8/17 vs. Bal. Solo – 5, 10/8/17 at Bal.