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Charles Woodson
S #24
Fremont, Ohio

Quick Stats (2015):

Career Stats
TOTAL 1,003 806 197 20.0 0 139 65 966 -- 62 11 28 18
2015 OAK 16 16 74 59 15 0.0 -- 9 5 22 4.4 11 0 1 4
2014 OAK 16 16 113 83 30 1.0 -- 8 4 35 8.8 30 0 0 1
2013 OAK 16 16 97 75 22 2.0 0 3 1 13 13 13 0 3 2
2012 GB 7 7 38 25 13 1.5 -- 5 1 0 -- 0 0 1 --
2011 GB 15 15 74 62 12 2.0 0 17 7 63 9 30 1 1 1
2010 GB 16 16 92 76 16 2.0 0 13 2 48 24 48 1 5 --
2009 GB 16 16 74 66 8 2.0 0 18 9 179 19.9 45 3 4 1
2008 GB 16 16 62 50 12 3.0 0 17 7 169 24.1 62 2 1 1
2007 GB 14 14 63 52 11 0.0 0 9 4 48 12 46 1 0 2
2006 GB 16 16 59 48 11 1.0 0 12 8 61 7.6 23 1 3 1
2005 OAK 6 6 30 26 4 0.0 -- 3 1 0 -- 0 0 1 --
2004 OAK 13 12 73 58 15 2.5 -- 8 1 25 25 25 0 2 1
2003 OAK 15 15 69 56 13 1.0 -- 5 3 67 22.3 51 0 1 1
2002 OAK 8 7 33 31 2 0.0 -- 3 1 3 3 3 0 4 1
2001 OAK 16 15 52 39 13 2.0 -- 9 1 64 64 34 0 1 --
2000 OAK 16 16 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0 4 36 9 23 0 0 1
1999 OAK 16 16 -- -- -- 0.0 0 0 1 15 15 15 1 0 1
1998 OAK 16 16 -- -- -- 0.0 0 0 5 118 23.6 46 1 0 --
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4 @CHI L 20-22 5 5 0 -- -- 1 1 11 11 11 0 0 --
5 DEN L 10-16 4 1 3 -- -- 2 2 11 5.5 11 0 0 --
7 @SD W 37-29 3 2 1 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
8 NYJ W 34-20 4 4 0 -- -- 1 1 0 -- 0 0 0 --
9 @PIT L 35-38 8 7 1 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
10 MIN L 14-30 5 5 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
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12 @TEN W 24-21 3 2 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
13 KC L 20-34 5 4 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 1 2
14 @DEN W 15-12 2 1 1 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 2
15 GB L 20-30 3 3 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
16 SD W 23-20 2 1 1 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
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Selected by Oakland Raiders in the first round (fourth overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft, April, 18, 1998…Designated by Raiders as franchise player, Feb. 24, 2004…Re-signed by Raiders as franchise player, Sept. 1, 2004…Designated by Raiders as franchise player, Feb. 22, 2005…Re-signed by Raiders as franchise player, March 7, 2005…Signed by Green Bay Packers as an unrestricted free agent, May 1, 2006…Released by Packers, Feb. 15, 2013…Signed by Raiders as a free agent, May 22, 2013…Re-signed by Raiders as a free agent, March 30, 2014.

Selected by Oakland Raiders in the first round (fourth overall) of the 1998 NFL Draft, April, 18, 1998…Designated by Raiders as franchise player, Feb. 24, 2004…Re-signed by Raiders as franchise player, Sept. 1, 2004…Designated by Raiders as franchise player, Feb. 22, 2005…Re-signed by Raiders as franchise player, March 7, 2005…Signed by Green Bay Packers as an unrestricted free agent, May 1, 2006…Released by Packers, Feb. 15, 2013…Signed by Raiders as a free agent, May 22, 2013…Re-signed by Raiders as a free agent, March 30, 2014.


  • A three-time first-team All-Pro and eight-time Pro Bowler, earned Associated Press Defensive Player of the Year in 2009.
  • Is the only player in NFL history to record 50 INTs and 20 sacks for his career.
  • Has intercepted a pass in 17 straight seasons, joining only Darrell Green (19) as the only players to accomplish the feat.
  • His 13 defensive TDs are tied with Rod Woodson and Darren Sharper for the most all-time and his 12 INT-TDs are second all-time.
  • Became the first player in NFL history with an INT-TD in six straight seasons when he accomplished the feat in 2011.
  • Is one of just two players in NFL history to win a Heisman Trophy, Associated Press Rookie of the Year, Associated Press Player of the Year and a Super Bowl in their career, the other being former Raiders RB Marcus Allen.
  • The 1998 NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year, became the first Raiders defensive back to start every game in his rookie season since Jack Tatum in 1971.
  • In 1997, became the first predominantly defensive player to win the Heisman Trophy and is one of nine Heisman winners to wear the Silver and Black.

CAREER: Veteran safety headed for the Hall of Fame enters his 11th season with the Raiders, the third campaign of his second stint with the team…In 2014, became the first player in NFL history to record at least 50 INTs and 20 sacks in a career…Is one of just two players in league history with INTs in 17 straight seasons…Is tied for the most defensive TDs of all time (13) with Rod Woodson and Darren Sharper…Needs just one INT-TD to tie Rod Woodson for most all-time (13)…Entering 2015, his 60 career INTs rank first among active players…One of just 11 players in NFL history with at least 60 career INTs…Recorded an INT-TD in a fifth straight season in 2010, an NFL record…In his final year as a cornerback in 2011, garnered his fourth straight and eighth career Pro Bowl selection…After 13 decorated NFL seasons, earned his first Super Bowl ring in 2010…Helped Green Bay to the playoffs in five of his final six years there, including 2009, when the Associated Press named him NFL Defensive Player of the Year after his best individual campaign…Is one of just two players in NFL history to win a Heisman Trophy, Associated Press Rookie of the Year, Associated Press Player of the Year and a Super Bowl in their career, the other being former Raiders RB Marcus Allen...Earned Pro Bowl honors each of his first four years (1998-2001)…Earned first-team All-Pro accolades on three occasions (Associated Press 1999, Sports Illustrated 2000, and Sporting News and College & Pro Football Newsweekly in 2001)…Hardware also includes the 1998 Associated Press Defensive Rookie of the Year…His remarkable football career includes three college bowls on a nationally ranked Michigan squad (capped by a Jan. 1, 1998, Rose Bowl triumph that sewed up the AP national championship), three Michigan-Ohio State battles, 17 NFL playoff games, two Super Bowls and four conference-title tilts…Career totals include 238 games played with 235 starts, 1,281 tackles (1,006 solo), 60 INTs, 12 INT-TDs, 218 passes defensed, 20 sacks, 33 forced fumbles, 13 fumble recoveries and one fumble returned for a TD.

2014: Started all 16 games in his 17th NFL season...Led the team with four INTs and 160 tackles (105 solo)...Tackle total established a new career high and also marked the third time he has eclipsed 100 stops in a season...Added nine passes defensed, one fumble recovery and one sack…Garnered an AFC Defensive Player of the Week honor for the second straight season, earning recognition following a Week 12 win over Kansas City...Became the first player in NFL history to record 50 INTs and 20 sacks for his career...Became just the 11th player in NFL history to reach 60 career INTs...Named the recipient of the team’s Commitment to Excellence Award…(9/7) at NYJ: Picked off a pass from QB Geno Smith, setting up a Raiders TD drive…Gave him an INT in 17 straight seasons, the second longest streak in NFL history…Added nine tackles (five)...(9/14) vs. Hou.: Credited with 14 tackles (11)...(9/21) at NE: Played in 225th career game...Credited with two passes defensed and seven tackles (four)...(9/28) vs. Mia.: Recovered a fumble in the end zone for a touchback...Added nine tackles (four)...(10/19) vs. Ari.: Picked off QB Carson Palmer on a deflection in the second quarter, setting up a FG drive...Marked his 20th career INT as a Raider, moving him into 11th place on the franchise list...Tied for team lead with 11 stops (six)...(10/26) at Cle.: Tied for the team lead with nine tackles (seven)...Added one pass defensed...(11/9) vs. Den.: Paced the team with 12 tackles (eight)...(11/16) at SD: Helped limit a prolific passing attack to just 180 yards through the air...Set a season high with 16 tackles (14)...His 14 solo stops marked a career best...(11/20) vs. KC: Named AFC Defensive Player of the Week for the second time as a Raider...Marked his sixth career Defensive Player of the Week honor...Credited with nine tackles (six), one sack and one pass defensed...Sacked QB Alex Smith for a 10-yard loss in the third quarter...Sack marked the 20th of his career, making him the first player in NFL history to record at least 50 career INTs and 20 sacks...Also returned one punt for five yards, becoming the second oldest player in NFL history to return a punt at 38 years and 44 days old (Tim Brown - 38 years and 94 days)...(12/7) vs. SF: Essentially sealed an Oakland victory with a fourth-quarter INT of a QB Colin Kaepernick pass with 3:22 left in regulation...Also credited with 12 tackles (seven) and one pass defensed...(12/21) vs. Buf.: Recorded his fourth INT of the season, picking off QB Kyle Orton in the first quarter...Became just the 11th player in NFL history with 60 career INTs...Also moved into a tie for 10th place on the Raiders career list with 22 picks...Totaled eight tackles (five) and one pass defensed...(12/28) at Den.: Posted nine tackles (six) in the season finale...Returned two punts for 23 yards (11.5 avg.).

2013: Started all 16 games at free safety in first season back in Oakland...Ranked second on the team with 133 tackles (88 solo) and saw action on nearly every defensive snap...Recorded two sacks, one INT, four forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries, including one fumble returned for a TD...Tied an NFL record with his 13th career defensive TD...Also posted eight passes defensed...Earned AFC Defensive Player of the Week honors in Week 5 vs. SD…(9/8) at Ind.: Started at free safety in first game back with Raiders since 2005...Credited with six tackles (two solo)...Notched two passes defensed...(9/15) vs. Jac.: Recorded four solo tackles...Made a diving, one-armed stop of RB Maurice Jones-Drew to halt a potential TD run in the second quarter...(9/23) at Den.: Posted a career-high 17 tackles (12)...(9/29) vs. Was.: Led team with 11 tackles (seven)...Sacked QB Robert Griffin III on a fourth-and-3 play in the second quarter, forcing a turnover on downs...(10/6) vs. SD: Put together his top performance of the season, garnering AFC Defensive Player of the Week honors...Returned a third-quarter fumble 25 yards for TD, marking his 13th career defensive TD to tie the NFL’s all-time record held by S Darren Sharper and DB Rod Woodson...Also picked off a QB Philip Rivers pass on San Diego’s last play from scrimmage to seal the 27-17 victory...Credited with eight tackles (six)...(10/13) at KC: Recorded three solo tackles...Recovered a third-quarter fumble following a hit on WR Donnie Avery by CB DJ Hayden...Forced a fumble in the fourth quarter, punching the ball out of bounds on a carry by RB Jamaal Charles...(11/3) vs. Phi.: Tied for the team lead with nine tackles (eight)...(11/10) at NYG: Tied for the team lead with 10 tackles (five)...(11/17) at Hou.: Forced two fumbles and credited with two passes defensed...Added seven tackles (three)...Stripped TE Garrett Graham, forcing a fumble that was recovered by CB Phillip Adams and set up the Raiders’ first TD...Also credited with a forced fumble on a hit on RB Ben Tate in the final defensive series of the game, helping the Raiders seal the 28-23 victory...(12/15) vs. KC: Contributed four tackles (three)...Stopped RB Knile Davis for a 2-yard loss late in the fourth quarter...(12/22) at SD: Posted 10 tackles (six) and one pass defensed...(12/29) vs. Den.: Notched a team-high 14 tackles (12), including a 2-yard stop of RB Ronnie Hillman in the second quarter...Sacked QB Brock Osweiler on a third-and-2 play in the fourth quarter, forcing a Denver punt.

2012 (with GB): Played and started seven games, in his first season at safety…Suffered a broken collarbone that sidelined him for Weeks 8-17…Finished with 44 tackles (36 solo), 1.5 sacks, one INT, one forced fumble and five passes defensed…In two postseason games, had 12 tackles (11), and one pass defensed…(9/9) vs. SF:  Appeared in his 200th career contest, starting at strong safety…Forced a fumble and posted 1.5 sacks, his most in a game since he posted two vs. Seattle in 2001…(9/13) vs. Chi.: Recorded his 55th career INT, matching CB Aeneas Williams for 19th on the all-time list…(10/7) at Ind.: Had 10 tackles and broke up QB Andrew Luck’s fourth-quarter pass intended for WR Reggie Wayne…(10/21) at StL.: Broke his clavicle tackling WR Brandon Gibson after a 5-yard gain in the fourth quarter…Remained on the field for the final play of the series, but did not return for final Rams drive…Postseason: (1/5/13) vs. Min.: Rehabilitated the injury and returned for Wild Card win…Started at strong safety and set the tone for an impressive defensive effort…(1/12/13) at SF: Played every snap in team’s Divisional Playoff loss, breaking up a first-quarter pass intended for TE Vernon Davis.

2011 (with GB): A first-team Associated Press All-Pro, notched his fourth straight and eighth overall Pro Bowl selection…Posted 83 tackles (68 solo), 20 passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery, and tied S Eric Weddle and CB Kyle Arrington for first in the NFL with seven INTs…Became the first player in league annals to return an INT for a TD in six straight seasons (no other individual has done it more than four consecutive years), and the only player in the NFL since 2006 with four seasons of seven-plus INTs…(9/18) at Car.: Sparked Green Bay’s comeback with a trio of takeaways, two INTs and one fumble recovery…Marked his sixth two-INT NFL game…Had three takeaways for the third time in career…(10/2) vs. Den.: Returned a QB Kyle Orton INT 30 yards for a first-quarter TD…On the play, became just the 37th player in NFL annals to reach 50 INTs…Also tied him with S Darren Sharper for second on the all-time list with 11 career INT-TDs, one behind DB Rod Woodson (12)…(10/23) at Min.: Registered his sixth multi-INT game and established a career best with six passes defensed, picking off QB Christian Ponder  on consecutive third-quarter drives…(11/14) vs. Min.: In one of his finest all-around performances, broke up four passes and early in the third quarter blitzed and came through unblocked to drop RB Adrian Peterson for a 6-yard loss…(11/24) at Det.: Set up a second-half FG in a Thanksgiving win, intercepting a QB Matthew Stafford pass…(12/18) at KC: Made two consecutive stops on a first-half goal-line stand, dropping RB Jackie Battle for a 1-yard loss and holding RB Thomas Jones to a yard before the Chiefs turned the ball over on downs.

2010 (with GB): Helped lead Green Bay on a run to the Super Bowl XLV title, earning his third consecutive and seventh overall Pro Bowl selection…Was also named to the second-team Associated Press All-Pro…Started all 20 regular season and playoff games…Ranked third on the team with 115 tackles (79 solo) and led the defense in forced fumbles (five)…Also recorded 13 passes defensed, two sacks, one fumble recovery and two INTs, one returned for a TD…Voted by teammates as the Ed Block Courage Award recipient…(10/3) vs. Det.: Racked up 14 tackles (11 solo) and three passes defensed, and solidified his NFC Player of the Week award by returning a QB Shaun Hill INT for a TD, becoming the first player in NFL history with a pick-six in five straight years…(11/7) vs. Dal.: Recorded three tackles for loss, sacked Jon QB Kitna, and forced one fumble…Made all three stops on a fourth-quarter three-and-out, including consecutive tackles behind the line of scrimmage…(11/21) at Min.: Forced a RB Toby Gerhart fumble recovered by LB A.J. Hawk at the Packers’ 35-yard line…(12/26) vs. NYG: Forced his fifth fumble of the season on a direct snap to RB Ahmad Bradshaw, this one recovered by S Atari Bigby to set up an important third-quarter FG…(1/2/11) vs. Chi.: Sacked QB Jay Cutler one snap before LB Clay Matthews dropped the quarterback again, forcing a key fourth-quarter punt…Postseason: (1/15/11) at Atl.: Recorded his first career postseason sack, throwing QB Matt Ryan for a loss one snap before CB Tramon Williams intercepted the quarterback in the end zone to thwart a threat late in the first half…Super Bowl XLV (2/6/11) vs. Pit.: Started his second career Super Bowl but could not finish it, breaking his collarbone while diving to interrupt a pass to WR Mike Wallace near the sideline late in first half…Stayed in game for one more snap, but left afterwards and did not return.

2009 (with GB): The Associated Press Defensive Player of the Year...At 33, became oldest defensive back to win the award and the first cornerback since Deion Sanders (1994)…Additionally garnered Defensive Player of the Year from the Sporting News and the Kansas City Committee of 101, and first-team All-Pro honors from AP, Pro Football Weekly, Sporting News and Sports Illustrated, and named best defensive back in the league by NFL Alumni…Secured a sixth Pro Bowl invite, including starting honors for a second straight year…Started all 16 regular season games, as well as the Wild Card playoff, at left cornerback…His career-best nine INTs tied three others for the NFL lead…Also paced the team with four forced fumbles, and added two sacks, tied for second among NFL defensive backs, becoming just the fourth NFL player with nine picks and two sacks in the same campaign…On three occasions (September, November and December/January), locked up NFC Defensive Player of the Month honors, the first-ever NFL defensive player to bring home three such awards in one season…(9/20) vs. Cin.: In his fourth multi-INT game, twice picked off QB Carson Palmer…Jumped a short pass in the right flat and returned it for a 37-yard TD…(9/27) at StL.: Intercepted QB Kyle Boller’s pass in the fourth quarter…(10/25) at Cle.: Among two takeaways, registered career INT No. 40, setting up a TD…Also stripped WR Josh Cribbs after a short completion early in second half…(11/15) vs. Dal.: Earned NFC Defensive Player of the Week, playing a role in all three of the team’s takeaways…With the Cowboys at the Packers’ 1-yard line, intercepted QB Tony Romo, preserving a 17-7 win…(11/26) at Det.: In one of the finest defensive performances in NFL history, ran away with NFC Defensive Player of the Week honors after becoming the first player with a sack, two INTs, one INT-TD, and a fumble recovery in a single contest…Also forced a fumble and posted a season-best four passes defensed in 34-12 win…Picked off QB Matthew Stafford with four minutes left, jumping a pass intended for WR Calvin Johnson and racing 38 yards for a TD…(12/13) at Chi.: Among three passes defensed, intercepted an underthrown QB Jay Cutler pass late in first quarter…(1/3/10) at Ari.: Picked off QB Matt Leinart’s second-quarter pass and converted the play into a 45-yard TD, his ninth INT and third defensive score of the season…Postseason: (1/10/10) at Ari.: Early in second quarter of Green Bay’s 51-45 Wild Card loss, with Green Bay trailing, forced a WR Larry Fitzgerald fumble, recovered by LB Clay Matthews.

2008 (with GB): A Pro Bowl starter, earned an invite for the first time since 2001…Started all 16 games, 13 at cornerback and three at safety...Tied teammate S Nick Collins for second in the NFL with seven INTs, trailing only Baltimore’s S Ed Reed…Returned two INTs for TDs…Led team with 20 passes defensed, and paced the Packers’ secondary with a career-most three sacks…Had 79 tackles, then a career high, forced a fumble and recovered another…(9/14) at Det.: After fracturing toe one week earlier in season-opener, picked off a pair of QB Jon Kitna passes among a season-high five passes defensed, marking the third multi-INT game of his career…First INT set up a TD run…Returned second for a 41-yard TD…(9/28) at TB: Picked off QB Brian Griese’s short pass and returned the INT 62 yards for a fourth-quarter TD…(10/12) at Sea.: Picked off QB Charlie Frye’s fourth-quarter pass, after sacking the quarterback earlier in game…(11/9) at Min.: Returned a QB Gus Frerotte INT to set up a second-quarter TD…(11/16) vs. Chi.: Sacked QB Kyle Orton in the third quarter…(11/30) vs. Car.: Forced to start at strong safety due to injuries, on first play from scrimmage recovered a WR Muhsin Muhammad fumble, then forced a RB Jonathan Stewart fumble deep in Packers territory, the first time in his career he forced and recovered a fumble in the same contest…(12/14) at Jac.: Sacked QB David Garrard in the third quarter…(12/22) at Chi.: Starting at cornerback, intercepted QB Kyle Orton late in third quarter, then blasted RB Matt Forte for a 1-yard loss in overtime…(12/28) vs. Det.: Intercepted QB Dan Orlovsky’s overthrown first-quarter pass intended for WR Calvin Johnson.

2007 (with GB): A first alternate for the Pro Bowl while leading Green Bay to the NFC Championship Game…Started all 14 games and both playoff contests, missing one game due to a toe injury…Had 64 tackles (54 solo), four INTs, 10 passes defensed and one fumble recovery…Scored the team’s only defensive TDs, returning the fumble and one INT for scores…Also served as primary punt returner, returning 33 punts for 268 yards (8.1 avg.)…In two postseason contests, posted six solo tackles and broke up three passes…(10/14) vs. Was.: In 17-14 win, picked up NFC Defensive Player of the Week honors after returning a WR Santana Moss fumble 57 yards for a game-winning third-quarter TD…Earlier, intercepted a QB Jason Campbell pass that deflected off Moss’ hands, wrestling it away from WR Antwaan Randle El…(11/4) at KC: Made a pair of fourth-quarter plays to seal a 33-22 victory…Returned a QB Damon Huard INT 46 yards for a TD, and earlier returned a punt 27 yards to set up a FG…Also dropped RB Larry Johnson for a 1-yard loss in the third quarter…(11/11) vs. Min.: Helped to preserve Green Bay’s first franchise shutout of Minnesota, intercepting QB Brooks Bollinger at the 2-yard line in the fourth quarter…(11/22) at Det.: Did not finish the game after nearly returning a first-quarter punt for a TD…Sustained a toe injury on the 34-yard return.

2006 (with GB): Signed with Green Bay as an unrestricted free agent in the offseason…Battled a painful shoulder injury most of the year, but still started 16 games at cornerback and paced the team in both INTs (eight) and passes defensed (26)…His eight INTs tied for first in the NFC and tied for third in the league…Also for the first time since his Heisman season at Michigan in 1997, served as his team’s primary punt returner, posting 41 returns for 363 yards (8.9 avg.)…(10/22) at Mia.: Among four passes defensed, returned a deflected QB Joey Harrington INT 23 yards for a TD, his third career score but first since Nov. 28, 1999…Also sacked Harrington to force an earlier punt…(11/27) at Sea.: Notched his second career multi-INT game, picking off QB Matt Hasselbeck in each of the first two quarters, setting up the Packers’ first TD…(12/10) at SF: Posted a career-long 40-yard punt return, setting up a fourth-quarter FG that iced the win, plus his first kickoff return since his days at Michigan…Also recovered a RB Frank Gore fumble…(12/21) vs. Min.: Intercepted QB Tarvaris Jackson…(12/31) at Chi.: Marked his seventh individual takeaway over a six-game stretch, intercepting QB Rex Grossman.

2005: In the final season of his initial Raiders tenure, started Oakland’s first six games before suffering a broken leg that sidelined him for the remainder of the season…Was inactive for the subsequent nine contests before Oakland placed him on the reserve/injured list on Dec. 29…Finished with 31 tackles (27 solo), one INT among four passes defensed, one forced fumble and three punt returns for 20 yards…(9/18) vs. KC: Opened at free safety, his only non-cornerback start of the season, and had a season-high two passes defensed plus a forced fumble near midfield with five minutes left, positioning Oakland for a potential go-ahead TD…(10/2) vs. Dal.: Intercepted QB Drew Bledsoe in the second quarter…(10/23) vs. Buf.: Fractured his right lower leg late in the second quarter when he tackled RB Willis McGahee at the end of a 4-yard run.

2004: Played in Oakland’s first 13 games, starting 12, before a right knee injury rendered him inactive for the final three contests…Posted 2.5 sacks among  74 total tackles (59 solo)…Also broke up nine passes, including one INT, forced a pair of fumbles and recovered another…Returned one punt for 4 yards…(9/19) vs. Buf.: Registered his first of two early season sacks, dropping QB Drew Bledsoe…(9/26) vs. TB: Forced a QB Brad Johnson fumble by sacking the quarterback…(11/28) at Den.: Recovered a RB Reuben Droughns fumble on the opening possession of the second half that led to a quick TD in a 25-24 triumph…(12/5) vs. KC: Picked off QB Trent Green’s second-quarter pass in Oakland territory, setting up a TD.

2003: Played without pain, starting the Raiders’ first 15 games at cornerback…Recorded 70 tackles (56 solo), including one sack and one forced fumble…Also made three INTs among eight passes defensed and recovered one fumble…(10/5) at Chi.: Picked off QB Kordell Stewart on the Bears’ initial drive of the second half, giving him his first two-INT game in the NFL…(10/12) at Cle.: Forced a RB William Green fumble on the game’s initial series, setting up an Oakland TD….(11/30) vs. Den.: Sacked QB Jake Plummer.

2002: Saw his season interrupted by injury for the first time as a professional, playing eight regular season games with seven starts…Had played all 70 games, including playoffs, with 69 starts, until a shoulder injury sidelined him in Week 3…Inactive for the other eight contests due to shoulder and leg injuries, but started all three postseason games, including Super Bowl XXXVII…Had a team-high four forced fumbles…Also made one INT among four passes defensed, recovered one fumble and posted 37 tackles…(9/8) vs. Sea.: Forced two fumbles, matching a career best  (also Dec. 16, 2000, at Seattle) among a team-high eight tackles in season-opening victory…(9/15) at Pit.: Had a hand in two fourth-quarter turnovers, forcing a WR Hines Ward fumble and intercepting QB Kordell Stewart in 30-17 win…(11/3) vs. SF: Returned to starting lineup after missing five games with a right shoulder injury and made eight stops, recovering an early RB Garrison Hearst fumble…Postseason: (1/12/03) vs. NYJ:  Returned to start AFC Divisional Playoff after right leg injury left him inactive for three of final four regular season games…(1/19/03) vs. Ten.: Shared club lead with eight tackles, helping team clinch first Super Bowl berth since 1983…Super Bowl XXXVII (1/26/03) vs. TB: Intercepted QB Brad Johnson on the third play of Super Bowl XXXVII to set up a FG, the Raiders’ first points.

2001: Garnered a fourth Pro Bowl selection in his fourth NFL season…Earned All-Pro honors from the Sporting News and College & Pro Football Newsweekly, and All-AFC recognition from Football News…Played in all 16 regular season games for a fourth straight season, making 15 starts at cornerback…Also started both Raiders playoff contests…Had 53 tackles, two sacks, one INT, 11 passes defensed, one forced fumble and a blocked FG…Additionally, returned punts for the first time as a professional, averaging 11.8 yards on four returns for 47 yards…(9/9) at KC: Intercepted QB Trent Green in a season-opening 27-24 win…(9/30) vs. Sea.: Recorded the first two sacks of his pro career among a season-high eight tackles, dropping QB Matt Hasselbeck twice in a 38-14 victory…(10/7) vs. Dal.: Blocked a 41-yard FG try by K Tim Seder just before halftime of 28-21 win…(11/25) at NYG: Forced a FB Greg Comella fumble to blunt an early Giants drive into Oakland territory in eventual 28-10 victory…(12/30) at Den.: Played but did not start due to stomach illness…Postseason: (1/19/02) at NE: Made five tackles and knocked down a pass in the AFC Divisional playoff...Sacked QB Tom Brady and forced a fumble, seemingly clinching a Raider victory...Fumble ruling was overturned, and the Raiders fell 16-13 in overtime in what has become famously known as the “Tuck Rule Game.”

2000: Led the Raiders in INTs (four), passes defensed (13) and forced fumbles (three) while starting all 16 regular season games for the third straight year…Also started both Oakland playoff games…Also finished second on the team in tackles with 79, recovered one fumble and caught one pass for eight yards…Selected to his third consecutive Pro Bowl, also brought home Sports Illustrated and Associated Press All-Pro accolades, as well as All-AFC acknowledgement from Football News…(10/15) at KC: Picked up a first down with an 8-yard reception from QB Rich Gannon on a first-quarter TD drive, in a 20-17 win…(11/19) at NO: Intercepted  the first NFL pass of QB Aaron Brooks, setting up an Oakland TD, in 31-22 victory…(12/16) at Sea.: Forced a pair of fumbles to establish a career high, including one by RB Ricky Watters late in the game…Also intercepted QB Jon Kitna to stop another…Postseason: (1/6/01) vs. Mia.: Helped dispatch the Dolphins, 27-0, in AFC Divisional playoff with a fumble recovery and a pass breakup…Pounced on a RB Lamar Smith fumble in Miami territory to set up a second-quarter TD…(1/14/01) vs. Bal.: In AFC Championship, contributed two tackles and a pass breakup in loss to eventual world champion.

1999: Extended his starting streak to all 32 games of his early NFL career, earning a second straight Pro Bowl appearance (first Pro Bowl start)…A consensus All-Pro selection (AP, PFW/PFWA), ranked second on the squad with 15 passes defensed…(11/14) vs. SD: Made his first NFL reception, hauling in a 19-yard pass from QB Rich Gannon to advance a first-quarter TD drive…Also broke up a QB Jim Harbaugh pass…(11/28) vs. KC: On the last play of the third quarter, returned an QB Elvis Grbac INT 15 yards for a TD.

1998: The NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (AP, Pro Football Weekly, Football Digest), became the Raiders’ first rookie defensive back to start every game since S Jack Tatum in 1971…Also reaped Pro Bowl and all-rookie honors…Among a club-high 22 passes defensed, tied CB Eric Allen for the team lead with five INTs, most by a Raiders rookie since S Charles Phillips had six in 1975…Also paced the secondary – and was third among all Oakland defenders – with 64 tackles, along with contributing two forced fumbles…Earned December NFL Rookie of the Month honors…(9/6) at KC: Made his NFL debut, forcing a fumble…(9/27) at Dal.: Registered his first NFL INT, picking off QB Jason Garrett in a 13-12 win…With Dallas threatening to tie late in third quarter, stepped in front of WR Michael Irvin on the goal line and returned the pick 24 yards…(10/4) at Ari.: Returned a QB Jake Plummer INT 46 yards for his first NFL TD, giving Oakland a 16-14 lead in a 23-20 triumph…(12/20) at SD: Broke up a season-high five passes, including a QB Craig Whelihan INT, in 17-10 win.

COLLEGE: A three-year starter and letterman (1995-97) at the University of Michigan, became a starter the second game of his true freshman year (1995) and played in 34 straight games before declaring for the NFL draft following his junior season…The first predominantly defensive player ever to win the Heisman Trophy (1997), also was a two-time All-American and Chevrolet Defensive Player of the Year (1996-97), and three-time All-Big Ten selection…Finished with 18 career INTs, leading Wolverines all three seasons…Made spot contributions as a wide receiver, and also returned 44 punts…The MVP of a 12-0 club that captured the 1997 Associated Press national championship, helped Wolverines beat Washington State in Rose Bowl, Jan. 1, 1998…En route to his Heisman, finished second in the nation with eight INTs, and added the Walter Camp Player of the Year, Jim Thorpe Award as the nation’s top defensive back, Bronko Nagurski Award as the top defensive player, Sporting News Player of the Year and consensus All-American honors…Averaged 8.4 yards on 36 punt returns, highlighted by a 78-yard TD in 20-14 victory over No. 4 Ohio State (Nov. 22, 1997)…With five INTs as a 19-year-old true freshman, earned 1995 Big Ten Freshman of the Year recognition.

PERSONAL: Ohio’s “Mr. Football” as a 1994 senior at Ross High School in Fremont, Ohio...Finished prep career with the school’s career records for rushing yards (3,861) and scoring (466 points), including 2,028 yards and 230 points his senior season, when he was a USA Today All-American selection…Accumulated 5,996 career all-purpose yards…Also lettered twice in basketball (guard) and track (relay sprinter and long jumper)…Made a $2 million donation to the new University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital and Women’s Hospital on Thanksgiving Day 2009…Was honored with a “Charles Woodson Day” at the new hospital…Through several fundraisers, including an annual May golf tournament in conjunction with former teammates Brian Griese and Steve Hutchinson, has helped raised millions of dollars for the facilities, including $1.3 million in the tournament’s first year for both the Mott Children’s and Von Voigtlander Women’s hospitals…Has a website for his foundation, www.charleswoodsonfoundation.org...In 2012, donated $100,000 to the Red Cross in order to assist families devastated by Hurricane Sandy…In 2008, donated $150,000 for academic scholarships to the University of Michigan for students with financial needs studying kinesiology…With funds being matched by the Presidential Scholarship Challenge Program, the amount of endowed scholarships is $300,000 for students from communities where Woodson has ties – Fremont, Ohio; Detroit, Mich.; Oakland, Calif.; and Green Bay, Wis. …One of the scholarships is in honor of Woodson’s mother, Georgia, and will go to students in Ohio coming from single-parent households…Has volunteered at a youth football camp held by his former Oakland teammate Zack Crockett, and has participated in events to benefit the Donald Driver Foundation as well as the Donald Driver Celebrity Softball Game…A wine entrepreneur, owns the wine label TwentyFour by Charles Woodson, leasing acres of vineyards in Napa Valley, Calif., a short distance from the Raiders’ training-camp home.

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