Brian Cushing

Date of Birth
Jan 23, 1987
College
USC
Height
6-3
Weight
249 lbs

Brian Cushing

Bio

Brian Cushing is a linebacker for the Houston Texans. He played college football at the University of Southern Carolina and was drafted in the first round of the 2009 NFL Draft.

EARLY YEARS

Cushing was born on January 24, 1987 in Park Ridge, New Jersey. As a member of the Bergen Catholic High School football team in Oradell, New Jersey, Cushing played linebacker, tight end and running back on the way to the 2004 Group IV State Championship.

Cushing had offers from Penn State, Georgia, and Notre Dame before he decided to commit to the University of Southern California.

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

Cushing had his best collegiate season as a sophomore in 2006. He had a 57 tackles and set career-high in tackles for loss (13.5) and sacks (4.5).

He was named a second-team All-American as a...

Statistics
STATS
SOLO
AST
TOTAL
SK
QB HIT
TFL
INT
YDS
LONG
TD
FF
FRC
TD
SAF
2014 Regular Season
57
15
72
1.0
9
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0