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Numerology: Linebacker Sean Weatherspoon


Get to know the newest member of the Atlanta Falcons with a few numbers...

722 - Number of miles from Weatherspoon's home as a high school athlete to his new home as a professional, Atlanta.

12.5 - Number of sacks -- rank 13th -- in school history at Missouri.

43.5 - Tackles for loss -- 10.53 percent of his total tackle number for his career.

413 - Career tackles at Missouri. Ranked third in school history, 10th on the all-time Big 12 Conference chart.

132- Average number of tackles per season in each of his three years as a starter at Missouri.

2 - Number of times Weatherspoon was a finalist for the Butkus Award, given to the nation's top linebacker.

11 - His cousin's, Teresa Weatherspoon, number for the WNBA Los Angeles Sparks

8,150 - With a birthday of December 29, 1987, the number of days Weatherspoon lived before being drafted by the Falcons. (Also 22 years, 3 months and 25 days)

3 - Number of months (approximately) until Falcons training camp opens and Weatherspoon takes the field for the first time as a professional.

686 - Number of miles from University of Missouri to the Georgia Dome.



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