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Anthony Barr

25-Year-Old Linebacker – Minnesota Vikings

2017 Defensive Stats

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2017 Defensive Projections

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2017 Fantasy Football Outlook

The 2014 first-rounder took a step back during his third year in the league last season, notching a career low in solo tackles with just 37, 18 fewer than he racked up as a rookie. Barr also posted ca...

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2017 ADP:  345

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  9

STATUS:  Questionable     INJURY:  Hamstring
HT: 6' 5"   WT: 255   DOB: 3/18/1992
College: UCLA  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Anthony Barr Contract Information:

Signed a four-year rookie contract worth $12.75 million with the Vikings in May of 2014.

January 30, 2018  –  Anthony Barr News

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Barr suffered a hamstring injury during the NFC championship game against the Eagles, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports. "It kind of lingered on [in game] and it just kind of gave out toward the end, it could of been a factor," Barr said Tuesday. "I just didn't play well. Whether I was injured or not, it doesn't really make a difference."

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Anthony Barr NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2010 18 CFB 11 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2011 19 CFB 11 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2012 20 CFB 14 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2013 21 CFB 12 - - - - 0 0 - - - - - -
2014 22 MIN 12 70 55 15 4 3 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0
2015 23 MIN 14 68 54 14 3.5 7 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
2016 24 MIN 16 70 37 33 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
2017 25 MIN 16 75 52 23 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Anthony Barr – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Outside Linebacker
  1. Anthony Barr
  2. Eric Wilson
Minnesota Vikings

Snap Count Stats

925

Defensive Snaps in 2017

Anthony Barr was on the field for 925 of his team's snaps on defense in 2017.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2017

Anthony Barr was on the field for 63 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2017.

Year Def ST
2015 829 52
2016 1025 70
2017 925 63
Anthony Barr 2017 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 NO 62 5 8 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Pit 73 10 9 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 TB 49 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Det 70 4 6 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 @Chi 61 2 4 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 GB 28 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Bal 65 4 11 7 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 @Cle 56 6 4 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 BYE Bye Week
10 @Was 75 6 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 LAR 46 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 @Det 59 5 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 @Atl 53 4 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @Car 64 5 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Cin 41 1 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @GB 67 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Chi 56 2 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs
Playoffs NO 68 6 4 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs @Phi 58 6 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 PRO BOWL Pro Bowl
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A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Anthony Barr  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Linebackers
Height:   6' 5"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   255 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.41 sec
ELITE
Shuttle Time:   4.19 sec
GOOD
Cone Drill:   6.82 sec
ELITE
Arm Length:   33.50 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   9.38 in
BELOW AVERAGE
Vertical Jump:   35 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   125 in
ELITE
Bench Press:   19 reps
WEAK
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Anthony Barr: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Barr will not play in the Pro Bowl on Sunday due to an undisclosed injury, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Barr had 11 total tackles, a sack, 2.5 tackles for a loss and had a pass defensed in Sunday's win over Baltimore.

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Barr (concussion, ankle) won't carry an injury designation into Sunday's game against the Ravens.

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Barr (concussion) was a limited participant at the Vikings' practice Thursday.

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Barr (concussion) was absent from Wednesday's practice.

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Barr suffered a concussion during Sunday's matchup with the Packers and won't return.

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Barr logged nine tackles (eight solo) in Sunday's defeat at the hands of the Steelers.

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Barr (hamstring) is active for Sunday's game against the Steelers.

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Barr (hamstring) was a limited participant in Friday's practice and is listed as questionable on the injury report for Sunday's game at Pittsburgh. However, head coach Mike Zimmer said he anticipates Barr will play, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Barr didn't practice Wednesday due to a hamstring injury.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Barr is a former edge rusher who Vikings coach Mike Zimmer took on as a conversion project to 4-3 outside linebacker with the ninth overall pick in 2014. The experiment has been promising so far, and there's reason to hope for a breakout in Barr's third season. Barr has 138 tackles (109 solo) and 7.5 sacks in 26 career games, and his background as a highly athletic, successful college pass rusher gives reason to think he could push for the 80-tackle, 10-sack mark during his best years.

2015

Barr was a candidate for NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year before missing the final two games with a knee injury. He proved a disruptive force in the passing game, and collected 70 tackles, four sacks and three fumble recoveries in 12 games. Assuming he remains healthy Barr should continues as a cornerstone of an improving Minnesota defense in 2015.

2014

Barr, the ninth overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft, will start at strong-side linebacker. Barr ran a 4.66 40-yard dash at the combine, which is a strong time for a 6-5, 255 player. He has plenty of on-paper upside to develop, given that he has just two years of defensive experience at UCLA -- he was mostly a failed tight end experiment before that -- and he proved to be a natural edge rusher by piling up 23 sacks and 41 tackles for loss in his first 27 games at the position. Barr will be used as a linebacker in early downs and as a defensive end on passing downs to maximize him as a speed edge rusher. It may take him some time to develop, but he's a rookie IDP to watch for sack potential.