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Shawne Merriman Speaker Profile

Former Linebacker for the San Diego Chargers

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Shawne Merriman Biography

Shawn Merriman was selected with the 12th overall pick in the 2005 NFL Draft out of the University of Maryland, College Park. Merriman was one of the pieces of the infamous Rivers-Manning trade as the New York Giants traded their 1st round selection to the Chargers in the 2005 NFL Draft along with others and Philip Rivers in 2004 for the rights to Eli Manning selected by the Chargers with the 1st overall pick that year. The Giants pick in 2005 ended up being the 12th overall pick which the Chargers used to select Shawne Merriman out of the University of Maryland.

On January 4, 2006, Merriman was awarded with the The Associated Press Defensive Rookie of the Year award. He received 28 1/2 votes of a panel of 50 NFL sportswriters and broadcasters. He beat the likes of Seattle Seahawks linebacker Lofa Tatupu, who received 16 1/2 votes, Cincinnati linebacker Odell Thurman, with 4, and Dallas linebacker Demarcus Ware, with one.

On October 10, 2007 Merriman was chosen as the cover athlete for EA Sports' NFL Tour video game.

Some of Merriman's career highlights include
being named a 3-time All-Pro selection, AP NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year in 2005 and led NFL with 17 sacks in 2006.


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