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Antwan Applewhite
DE #93
Height:
6-3
Weight:
270
College:
San Diego State
Hometown:
Harbor City, Calif.
Experience:
5
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 48 99 73 26 6.5 1 3 0 0 0 -- 0
2012 CAR 5 6 1 5 1 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 CAR 12 25 19 6 2 1 1 -- -- -- -- --
2010 SD 16 48 37 11 3 -- 2 -- -- -- -- --
2009 SD 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 SD 14 20 16 4 0.5 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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Bio

TRANSACTIONS
Placed on injured reserve with an injured right hamstring by Carolina (12/4/12)...Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by Carolina (3/29/12)...Signed as a free agent by Carolina (10/5/11)...Released by San Francisco (9/6/2011)...Signed as a free agent by San Francisco (8/1/11)...Placed on injured reserve with an injured hamstring by San Diego (10/20/09)...Signed as a free agent from practice squad by San Diego (9/10/08)...Signed to practice squad by San Diego (9/1/08)...Waived by San Diego (8/30/08)...Signed to practice squad by San Diego (11/21/07)...Waived by San Diego (9/1/07)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by San Diego (5/4/07).

GP/GS
Career (48/17) [2/0]; 2012 (5/3); 2011 (12/1); 2010 (16/13); 2009 (1/0); 2008 (14/0) [2/0].

2012
Played in five games with three starts and was inactive for seven games for Carolina...Placed on injured reserve with an injured right hamstring (12/4)...Posted six tackles, one sack and two quarterback pressures...Added one special teams tackle...Started the first three games at defensive end before being inactive with a knee injury at Atlanta (9/30)...Vs. Seattle (10/7): Collected a four-yard sack of Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson...Vs. Dallas (10/21): Suffered a pulled right hamstring, which caused him to miss the next six games and be placed on injured reserve (12/4).

2011
Signed as a free agent by Carolina (10/5)...Played in 12 games with one start...Recorded 21 tackles, two sacks, four quarterback pressures, one forced fumble and one pass defensed...Scored a safety...Contributed three special teams tackles...Attended training camp with San Francisco before being released prior to the start of the regular season (9/6)...Vs. Washington (10/23): Victimized Redskins quarterback John Beck for a seven-yard sack and forced fumble on the same play...Fumble was recovered by defensive tackle Terrell McClain...Vs. Atlanta (12/11): Sacked Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan for an eight-yard loss in the end zone to notch a safety...At New Orleans (1/1): Started at right defensive end in place of Charles Johnson, who was inactive with an injured back.

2010
Played in 16 games with 13 starts for San Diego...Produced a career-high 57 tackles, three sacks, two forced fumbles and two passes defensed...Started the last 13 games at outside linebacker in 3-4 defense...Helped Chargers defense finish in the top five in 11 different statistical categories, including first in total yards and passing yards...Added two special teams tackles...Vs. Jacksonville (9/19): Forced a fumble by Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew to set up a field goal...At Seattle (9/26): Corralled first career solo sack, victimizing Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasselbeck for a four-yard loss...Vs. Oakland (12/5): Sacked Raiders quarterback Jason Campbell for a loss of no yards...At Cincinnati (12/26): Recorded a single-game career high nine tackles...Caused a fumble by Bengals running back Cedric Benson that resulted in a field goal...At Denver (1/2): Gathered a two-yard sack of Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow.

2009
Played in the season opener for San Diego and was inactive for the next four games before being placed on injured reserve (10/20)...At Oakland (9/14): Suffered a season-ending hamstring injury.

2008
Played in 14 games and was inactive for one game for San Diego...Registered 19 tackles and 0.5 sacks...Logged nine tackles and one forced fumble on special teams...Began the season on the Chargers practice squad before being signed to the active roster (9/10)... POSTSEASON: Played in both games...Notched three tackles on defense and two on special teams...At Miami (10/5): Combined with linebacker Shaun Phillips to sack Dolphins running back Ricky Williams for a loss of no yards on a halfback option pass...At Kansas City (12/14): Forced a fumble by Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe on an onside kick that was recovered by wide receiver Kassim Osgood with 1:13 remaining in the game...Chargers scored game-winning touchdown four plays later.

2007
Spent the final six regular season games and the entire postseason on San Diego's practice squad...Originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the Chargers (5/4).

COLLEGE
Played in 34 games with 26 starts at San Diego State...Totaled 126 tackles, 22.5 tackles for loss, 17 sacks, one forced fumble, four fumble recoveries, one interception and two passes defensed...Entered NFL following junior campaign...2006 (Jr.): First-team All-Mountain West Conference selection...Became the school's first defensive lineman to earn first-team recognition since 1999...Started 12 games...Led the conference with seven sacks...Posted 53 tackles and a team-high nine tackles for loss...2005 (So.): All-Mountain West Conference honorable mention...Started 12 games...Ranked first on the Aztecs with 5.5 sacks...Compiled 56 tackles, 8.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble, three fumble recoveries and two passes defensed...2004 (Fr.): Played in 10 games with two starts...Finished third on the team with 4.5 sacks in addition to making 17 tackles and five tackles for loss...Returned an interception 75 yards and a fumble 36 yards for a touchdown...2003: Redshirted as a true freshman.

PERSONAL
Attended Narbonne HS in Harbor City, Calif....Majored in criminal justice at San Diego State.

TRANSACTIONS
Placed on injured reserve with an injured right hamstring by Carolina (12/4/12)...Re-signed as an unrestricted free agent by Carolina (3/29/12)...Signed as a free agent by Carolina (10/5/11)...Released by San Francisco (9/6/2011)...Signed as a free agent by San Francisco (8/1/11)...Placed on injured reserve with an injured hamstring by San Diego (10/20/09)...Signed as a free agent from practice squad by San Diego (9/10/08)...Signed to practice squad by San Diego (9/1/08)...Waived by San Diego (8/30/08)...Signed to practice squad by San Diego (11/21/07)...Waived by San Diego (9/1/07)...Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by San Diego (5/4/07).

GP/GS
Career (48/17) [2/0]; 2012 (5/3); 2011 (12/1); 2010 (16/13); 2009 (1/0); 2008 (14/0) [2/0].

2012
Played in five games with three starts and was inactive for seven games for Carolina...Placed on injured reserve with an injured right hamstring (12/4)...Posted six tackles, one sack and two quarterback pressures...Added one special teams tackle...Started the first three games at defensive end before being inactive with a knee injury at Atlanta (9/30)...Vs. Seattle (10/7): Collected a four-yard sack of Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson...Vs. Dallas (10/21): Suffered a pulled right hamstring, which caused him to miss the next six games and be placed on injured reserve (12/4).

2011
Signed as a free agent by Carolina (10/5)...Played in 12 games with one start...Recorded 21 tackles, two sacks, four quarterback pressures, one forced fumble and one pass defensed...Scored a safety...Contributed three special teams tackles...Attended training camp with San Francisco before being released prior to the start of the regular season (9/6)...Vs. Washington (10/23): Victimized Redskins quarterback John Beck for a seven-yard sack and forced fumble on the same play...Fumble was recovered by defensive tackle Terrell McClain...Vs. Atlanta (12/11): Sacked Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan for an eight-yard loss in the end zone to notch a safety...At New Orleans (1/1): Started at right defensive end in place of Charles Johnson, who was inactive with an injured back.

2010
Played in 16 games with 13 starts for San Diego...Produced a career-high 57 tackles, three sacks, two forced fumbles and two passes defensed...Started the last 13 games at outside linebacker in 3-4 defense...Helped Chargers defense finish in the top five in 11 different statistical categories, including first in total yards and passing yards...Added two special teams tackles...Vs. Jacksonville (9/19): Forced a fumble by Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew to set up a field goal...At Seattle (9/26): Corralled first career solo sack, victimizing Seahawks quarterback Matt Hasselbeck for a four-yard loss...Vs. Oakland (12/5): Sacked Raiders quarterback Jason Campbell for a loss of no yards...At Cincinnati (12/26): Recorded a single-game career high nine tackles...Caused a fumble by Bengals running back Cedric Benson that resulted in a field goal...At Denver (1/2): Gathered a two-yard sack of Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow.

2009
Played in the season opener for San Diego and was inactive for the next four games before being placed on injured reserve (10/20)...At Oakland (9/14): Suffered a season-ending hamstring injury.

2008
Played in 14 games and was inactive for one game for San Diego...Registered 19 tackles and 0.5 sacks...Logged nine tackles and one forced fumble on special teams...Began the season on the Chargers practice squad before being signed to the active roster (9/10)... POSTSEASON: Played in both games...Notched three tackles on defense and two on special teams...At Miami (10/5): Combined with linebacker Shaun Phillips to sack Dolphins running back Ricky Williams for a loss of no yards on a halfback option pass...At Kansas City (12/14): Forced a fumble by Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe on an onside kick that was recovered by wide receiver Kassim Osgood with 1:13 remaining in the game...Chargers scored game-winning touchdown four plays later.

2007
Spent the final six regular season games and the entire postseason on San Diego's practice squad...Originally signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the Chargers (5/4).

COLLEGE
Played in 34 games with 26 starts at San Diego State...Totaled 126 tackles, 22.5 tackles for loss, 17 sacks, one forced fumble, four fumble recoveries, one interception and two passes defensed...Entered NFL following junior campaign...2006 (Jr.): First-team All-Mountain West Conference selection...Became the school's first defensive lineman to earn first-team recognition since 1999...Started 12 games...Led the conference with seven sacks...Posted 53 tackles and a team-high nine tackles for loss...2005 (So.): All-Mountain West Conference honorable mention...Started 12 games...Ranked first on the Aztecs with 5.5 sacks...Compiled 56 tackles, 8.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble, three fumble recoveries and two passes defensed...2004 (Fr.): Played in 10 games with two starts...Finished third on the team with 4.5 sacks in addition to making 17 tackles and five tackles for loss...Returned an interception 75 yards and a fumble 36 yards for a touchdown...2003: Redshirted as a true freshman.

PERSONAL
Attended Narbonne HS in Harbor City, Calif....Majored in criminal justice at San Diego State.

 

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