This is a 2015 photo of Cameron Wake of the Miami Dolphins NFL football team. This image reflects the Miami Dolphins active roster as of Monday, June 15, 2015 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Cameron Wake

Defensive End

#91

Experience: 11 years

Height: 6-3

Age: 37

Weight: 263 lbs

College: Penn State

Biography

TRANSACTIONS:
•   Signed by Miami on Jan. 19, 2009.
•   Signed by the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League in May 2007.
•   Waived by the N.Y. Giants on June 22, 2005.
•   Signed by the N.Y. Giants as an undrafted college free agent on May 6, 2005.

CAREER HONORS:
•   Named one the franchise’s 50 greatest players on the Miami Dolphins 50th Season All-Time Team.
•   2017 Don Shula Leadership Award.
•   2016 Pro Bowl selection.
•   2016 2nd-team All-Pro edge rusher.
•   2016 Dolphins Ed Block Courage Award.
•   2016 Don Shula Leadership Award.
•   No. 62 on the NFL Network Top 100 list in 2016.
•   AFC Defensive Player of the Week (at Tennessee, 10/18/15).
•   2014 Pro Bowl selection.
•   2014 2nd-team All-Pro.
•   2014 Don Shula Leadership Award.
•   No. 39 on the NFL Network Top 100 list in 2014.
•   AFC Defensive Player of the Week (vs. New England, 9/7/14).
•   2013 Pro Bowl selection.
•   2013 Don Shula Leadership Award.
•   No. 89 on the NFL Network Top 100 list in 2013.
•   AFC Defensive Player of the Week (vs. Cincinnati, 10/31/13).
•   2012 Pro Bowl selection.
•   2012 1st-team All-Pro.
•   2012 Dan Marino Team MVP.
•   AFC Defensive Player of the Month (October, 2012).
•   2010 Pro Bowl selection.
•   2010 1st-team All-Pro.
•   No. 63 on the NFL Network Top 100 list in 2010.
•   2008 CFL Defensive Player of the Year.
•   2008 Norm Fieldgate Trophy (outstanding defensive player in the CFL’s West Division).
•   2008 TSN CFL Friday Night Gladiator of the Year (effort, toughness and sacrifice).
•   2008 All-Western Division (CFL).
•   2007 CFL Defensive Player of the Year.
•   2007 CFL Rookie of the Year.
•   2007 Norm Fieldgate Trophy (outstanding defensive player in the CFL West Division).
•   2007 All-Western Division (CFL).

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
•   Played in 146 games with 125 starts.
•   348 tackles (270 solo), 98.0 sacks, 1 interception, 15 passes defensed, 22 forced fumbles and 2 fumble recoveries.
•   12 special teams tackles (9 solo).
•   His 98.0 sacks since 2009 are tied for 1st in the NFL during that span.
•   His 98.0 sacks are 2nd all-time in Dolphins history.
•   His 98.0 sacks are 2nd in NFL history among undrafted players since sacks were recognized as an official statistic in 1982 (does not include supplemental draft picks).
•   Is the only NFL player to record 6+ sacks in each season since 2010.
•   His 98.0 sacks from 2009-18 are the 2nd-most by a Dolphins player in their 1st 10 seasons with the team.
•   Has 2 of the team’s top 10 all-time single-season sack campaigns:
•   Has 5 games of 3+ sacks in his career, which is 2nd in Dolphins history.
•   Has 16 games of 2+ sacks in his career, which is 2nd in Dolphins history:
•   Has recorded at least 1 sack in 5 consecutive games on 3 separate occasions – in 2016, 2014 and 2012.
•   Has recorded multiple sacks (1.5 or more) in 22 career games and the Dolphins are 13-9 in those contests.
•   His 11.5 sacks in 2016 were 3rd in the AFC and 6th in the NFL that season.
•   His 9 forced fumbles in 2015-16 led the NFL in that span.
•   His 15.0 sacks in 2012 were 3rd in the AFC and 4th in the NFL that season.
•   His 4.5 sacks at Arizona on Sept. 30, 2012 was the 4th-most sacks in a single game in team history.
•   His 14.0 sacks in 2010 were 2nd in the AFC and 3rd in the NFL that season.

2018 (MIAMI):
•   Started 14 games.
•   Inactive for 2 games.
•   36 tackles (21 solo), 6.0 sacks, 1 pass defensed and 1 forced fumble.
VS. OAKLAND (9/23): 3 tackles (1 solo) and 1 sack.
•   Sacked QB Derek Carr for a loss of 8 yards in the 2nd quarter.
VS. N.Y. JETS (11/4): 3 tackles (2 solo) and 2 sacks.
•   Sacked QB Sam Darnold on 2nd-and-9 for a loss of 10 yards in the 2nd quarter.
•   Sacked QB Sam Darnold again on 2nd-and-7 for a loss of 7 yards in the 4th quarter.
AT INDIANAPOLIS (11/25): 1 solo tackle, 1 sack and 1 forced fumble.
•   Strip-sacked QB Andrew Luck on 3rd-and-7 in the 3rd quarter.

2017 (MIAMI):
•   Started all 16 games.
•   36 tackles (26 solo) and 10.5 sacks.
•   Reached double-digit sacks for the 5th time in his career.
•   Was the 1st time in his career that he had double-digit sacks in consecutive seasons.
•   Became the 12th player age 35+ to record at least 10 sacks since it became an official statistic in 1982.
•   Was the 4th player age 35+ in the past 15 years to reach double-digit sacks, joining John Abraham, Julius Peppers and Terrell Suggs.
•   Selected by teammates to serve as a season-long team captain.
VS. N.Y. JETS (10/22): 4 tackles (3 solo) and 2.5 sacks.
•   Sacked QB Josh McCown for a loss of 10 yards in the 1st quarter.
•   Split a sack with DT Ndamukong Suh on 3rd-and-10, forcing a punt.
•   Sacked McCown again on 3rd-and-9 for a loss of 9 yards in the 4th quarter.

AT NEW ENGLAND (11/26): 3 solo tackles, 1 sack and 5 quarterback hits.
•   Sacked QB Tom Brady for a loss of 6 yards on 3rd-and-4, forcing a 4th quarter punt.
•   His 5 quarterback hits were tied for 3rd-most in a game in his career.
VS. BUFFALO (12/31): 2 tackles (1 solo) and 1.5 sacks.
•   Sacked QB Tyrod Taylor on 3rd-and-10 for a loss of 5 yards, forcing a punt.
•   Split a sack with DE Andre Branch in the 2nd quarter.
HONORS:
•   Don Shula Leadership Award winner, voted on by his teammates.
•   No. 74 on the NFL Network Top 100 list.

2016 (MIAMI):
•   Played in 16 games with 11 starts.
•   29 tackles (22 solo), 11.5 sacks, 1 interception, 2 passes defensed and 5 forced fumbles.
•   3rd in the AFC and tied for 6th in the NFL with 11.5 sacks.
•   His 9 forced fumbles in 2015-16 led the NFL.
•   Recorded at least 1 sack in 5 straight games from Oct. 23 to Nov. 27, tying the longest streak of consecutive games with at least 1 sack in his career (2012 and 2014).
•   Selected by teammates to serve as a season-long team captain.
VS. BUFFALO (10/23): 2 tackles (1 solo) and 1.5 sacks.
•   Sacked QB Tyrod Taylor for a loss of 5 yards on 3rd-and-12 in the 1st quarter.
•   Split a sack with DE Andre Branch for a loss of 6 yards in the 4th quarter.
VS. N.Y. JETS (11/6): 4 solo tackles, 2 sacks and 2 forced fumbles.
•   Recorded 2 strip-sacks on QB Ryan Fitzpatrick in the 1st half.
•   It was the 15th time in his career he recorded 2+ sacks in a game.
AT N.Y. JETS (12/17): 2 solo tackles, 1 sack, 1 interception, 1 pass defensed and 1 forced fumble.
•   Strip-sacked QB Bryce Petty on 3rd-and-4 in the 1st quarter.
•   Recorded his 1st career interception, returning it 12 yards in the 2nd quarter.
•   Became the 1st Dolphins defensive lineman with a forced fumble and interception in the same game since 2006 (DE Jason Taylor).
POSTSEASON:
AFC WILD CARD AT PITTSBURGH (1/8): 6 tackles (3 solo).
PRO BOWL:
•   Earned his 5th Pro Bowl selection and was chosen to start the game.
HONORS:
•   2nd-team All-Pro edge rusher.
•   Dolphins Ed Block Courage Award winner.
•   Don Shula Leadership Award winner, voted on by his teammates.
•   No. 62 on the NFL Network Top 100 list.

2015 (MIAMI):
•   Started 7 games.
•   Missed the rest of the season after being placed on injured reserve on Nov. 2.
•   9 tackles (7 solo), 7 sacks, 1 pass defensed and 4 forced fumbles.
AT TENNESSEE (10/18): 4 solo tackles, 4 sacks and 2 forced fumbles.
•   All 4 sacks came in the 1st half, which tied a mark for most sacks in a 1st half by an NFL player since 1991.
•   His 4 sacks were tied for the 4th-most in a single-game in team history.
•   Finished the game with 67 career sacks, moving him into 3rd place in team history.
•   Became the 1st player not selected in the NFL or supplemental drafts to have multiple 4+ sack games in his career since the statistic became official in 1982.
VS. HOUSTON (10/25): 2 solo tackles, 2 sacks, 2 forced fumbles and 1 pass defensed.
•   Strip-sacked QB Brian Hoyer twice in the 2nd quarter.
AT NEW ENGLAND (10/29): 2 tackles (1 solo) and 1 sack.
•   His 7 sacks in 3 games were the most in a 3-game span in team history.
HONORS:
•   Named one the franchise’s 50 greatest players on the Miami Dolphins 50th Season All-Time Team.
•   AFC Defensive Player of the Week (at Tennessee, 10/18).

2014 (MIAMI):
•   Started all 16 games.
•   38 tackles (32 solo), 11.5 sacks, 3 passes defensed, 3 forced fumbles and 1 fumble recovery.
VS. NEW ENGLAND (9/7): 3 solo tackles, 2 sacks and 2 forced fumbles.
•   Became the 1st Dolphins player to record at least 2 sacks and 2 forced fumbles in the same game since LB Charlie Anderson on Nov. 15, 2009.
AT DETROIT (11/9): 2 solo tackles and 2 sacks.
•   Marked the 5th straight game he registered a sack.
VS. MINNESOTA (12/21): 5 tackles (4 solo) and 2 sacks.
•   Became the 4th Dolphins player since sacks became an official statistic in 1982 to record 10+ sacks in at least 3 seasons with the team, joining DE Jason Taylor (6), DE Trace Armstrong (3) and DE Jeff Cross (3).
PRO BOWL:
•   Earned his 4th Pro Bowl selection.
HONORS:
•   2nd-team All-Pro.
•   Don Shula Leadership Award winner, voted on by his teammates.
•   No. 39 on the NFL Network Top 100 list.
•   AFC Defensive Player of the Week (vs. New England, 9/7).

2013 (MIAMI):
•   Started 15 games.
•   Inactive 1 game.
•   37 tackles (29 solo), 8.5 sacks and 2 forced fumbles.
•   1 safety.
AT CLEVELAND (9/8): 4 tackles (2 solo) and 2.5 sacks.
•   Sacked QB Brandon Weeden on a 2nd-and-10 in the 3rd quarter.
•   Brought Weeden down again on a 4th-and-2 snap in the 4th quarter.
VS. CINCINNATI (10/31): 5 solo tackles, 3 sacks, 1 forced fumble, 1 fumble recovery; 1 safety.
•   Strip-sacked QB Andy Dalton on a 3rd-and-4 in the 1st quarter, recovering the fumble himself.
•   Sacked Dalton in the end zone in overtime, resulting in a safety that won the game.
•   It marked the 3rd time in NFL history an overtime game ended on a safety.
AT PITTSBURGH (12/8): 3 solo tackles, 1 sack and 1 forced fumble.
•   The sack and forced fumble came on the same play when he strip-sacked QB Ben Roethlisberger for a 2-yard loss.
PRO BOWL:
•   Earned his 3rd Pro Bowl selection.
HONORS:
•   No. 66 on the NFL Network Top 100 list.
•   AFC Defensive Player of the Week (vs. Cincinnati, 10/31).

2012 (MIAMI):
•   Started all 16 games.
•   53 tackles (38 solo), 15 sacks, 3 forced fumbles and 1 pass defensed.
•   His 15 sacks were 4th in the NFL that season and tied for 6th in Dolphins history.
•   Moved to defensive end after playing linebacker for the 1st 3 seasons of his Dolphins career.
AT ARIZONA (9/30): 5 tackles (4 solo) and 4.5 sacks.
•   His 4.5 sacks are the 4th-best single-game total in team history.
•   Brought down QB Kevin Kolb 4 different times on 3rd downs, forcing a punt each time.
AT INDIANAPOLIS (11/4): 4 solo tackles, 1 sack and 1 forced fumble.
•   Marked the 5th straight game he registered a sack.
AT SAN FRANCISCO (12/9): 6 solo tackles, 3 sacks and 1 forced fumble.
•   It was his 3rd multi-sack of the season.
•   All 3 sacks came in the 1st half.
PRO BOWL:
•   Earned his 2nd Pro Bowl selection and his 1st at defensive end after he made the Pro Bowl following the 2010 season.
•   Is 1 of just 3 Dolphins players to make the Pro Bowl at 2 different positions, joining DE/DT Randy Starks and C/G Mike Pouncey.
•   Recorded a 6-yard sack of New Orleans QB Drew Brees in the 1st quarter.
HONORS:
•   1st-team All-Pro.
•   Recipient of the Dan Marino Team MVP Award.
•   Don Shula Leadership Award winner, voted on by his teammates.
•   No. 89 on the NFL Network Top 100 list.
•   AFC Defensive Player of the Month (October).

2011 (MIAMI):
•   Played in all 16 games with 14 starts.
•   42 tackles, 8.5 sacks and 2 passes defensed.
•   His 8.5 sacks were tied for 12th in the AFC.
VS. NEW ENGLAND (9/12): 3 solo tackles, 1 sack and 1 pass defensed.
VS. DENVER (10/23): 4 solo tackles and 2 sacks.
•   Sacked QB Tim Tebow twice for a total of 9 yards in losses.
AT BUFFALO (12/18): 7 tackles (6 solo), 1 sack and 1 pass defensed.
PRO BOWL:
•   Earned his 1st Pro Bowl selection as a starter at outside linebacker.

2010 (MIAMI):
•   Started all 16 games.
•   57 tackles (48 solo), 14 sacks, 4 passes defensed and 3 forced fumbles.
•   His 14 sacks were 3rd in the NFL that season and tied for 9th in team history.
AT MINNESOTA (10/19): 4 tackles, 1 sack and 1 forced fumble.
•   Sacked QB Brett Favre in the end zone and forced a fumble, which was recovered by LB Koa Misi for a touchdown.
AT GREEN BAY (10/17): 3 solo tackles and 3 sacks.
•   Brought down QB Aaron Rodgers 3 times.
•   It was the most sacks by a Dolphins player in a single game since Sept. 21, 2008 (LB Joey Porter).
AT N.Y. JETS (12/12): 5 solo tackles, 2 sacks and 1 forced fumble.
•   Sacked QB Mark Sanchez twice on the final drive of the game, preserving the Dolphins victory.
HONORS:
•   1st-team All-Pro.
•   No. 63 on the NFL Network Top 100 list.

2009 (MIAMI):
•   Played in 14 games with 1 start.
•   Inactive for 2 games.
•   11 tackles (10 solo), 5.5 sacks, 1 pass defensed and 1 forced fumble.
•   12 special teams tackles (9 solo).
AT SAN DIEGO (9/27): 1 solo special teams tackle.
•   Made his NFL debut.
VS. BUFFALO (10/4): 6 tackles (5 solo), 2.5 sacks and 1 forced fumble.
•   His 2.5 sacks were 3rd-most in team history by a rookie or 1st-year player in a game.
•   His 2.5 sacks were the 1st sacks of his career.
VS. PITTSBURGH (1/3): 1 solo special teams tackle.
•   Made his 1st NFL start.

2008 (B.C. LIONS/CFL):
•   65 tackles, 23 sacks and 3 fumble recoveries.
•   His 23 sacks led the CFL.

HONORS:
•   CFL Defensive Player of the Year.
•   Won the Norm Fieldgate Trophy (outstanding defensive player in the West Division).
•   1st defensive player to win the TSN Friday Night Gladiator of the Year (effort, toughness and sacrifice).
•   All-Western Division.

2007 (B.C. LIONS/CFL):
•   72 tackles, 16 sacks.
•   His 16 sacks led the NFL.
•   1 blocked field goal.

HONORS:
•   CFL Defensive Player of the Year.
•   CFL Rookie of the Year.
•   Won the Norm Fieldgate Trophy (outstanding defensive player in the West Division).
•   All-Western Division.

2006 (N.Y. GIANTS):
•   Spent the offseason with the N.Y. Giants before being waived on June 22.

COLLEGE (PENN STATE):
•   4-year letterman (2001-04).
•   Played mainly linebacker but also appeared at defensive end.
CAREER: 191 tackles, 2 forced fumbles, 8.5 sacks; 7 blocked kicks.

HIGH SCHOOL (DeMATHA CATHOLIC HS – HYATTSVILLE, MD.):
•   Played safety, running back and wide receiver.
•   Also lettered in track and basketball.
SENIOR (1999):
•   Washington Post Defensive Player of the Year.

PERSONAL:
•   After he was released by the N.Y. Giants in 2006, entered the corporate world as a mortgage broker before resuming his professional football career in Canada with the B.C. Lions.
•   Participated in the 3-day Stephen Ross externship in New York in July 2016.
•   Participates annually in the Miami Dolphins Business Combine.
•   MAJOR: Sociology.

2018 SEASON

  • TCKLS
    21
  • SCK
    6
  • FF
    1
  • INT

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Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
17 @Bills L 17 - 42 4 4 0 0 0 0
16 Jaguars L 7 - 17 2 1 1 1.5 0 0
15 @Vikings L 17 - 41 1 1 0 0 0 0
14 Patriots W 34 - 33 2 0 2 0 1 0
13 Bills W 21 - 17 2 2 0 0 0 0
12 @Colts L 24 - 27 1 1 0 1 0 1
10 @Packers L 12 - 31 2 0 2 0.5 0 0
9 Jets W 13 - 6 3 2 1 2 0 0
8 @Texans L 23 - 42 6 5 1 0 0 0
7 Lions L 21 - 32
6 Bears W 31 - 28
5 @Bengals L 17 - 27
4 @Patriots L 7 - 38 3 0 3 0 0 0
3 Raiders W 28 - 20 3 1 2 1 0 0
2 @Jets W 20 - 12 2 1 1 0 0 0
1 Titans W 27 - 20 3 1 2 0 0 0

Career Stats

Defense Career

SEASON TEAM G GS Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF OPP FR
2009 Miami Dolphins 14 1 21 17 4 5.5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2010 Miami Dolphins 16 16 54 45 9 14 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2011 Miami Dolphins 16 14 37 32 5 8.5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 Miami Dolphins 16 16 53 38 15 15 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2013 Miami Dolphins 15 15 34 26 8 8.5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
2014 Miami Dolphins 16 16 37 31 6 11.5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
2015 Miami Dolphins 7 7 9 7 2 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
2016 Miami Dolphins 16 11 27 20 7 11.5 0 2 1 12 12 12 0 5 0
2017 Miami Dolphins 16 16 32 22 10 10.5 0 0
2018 Miami Dolphins 14 14 34 19 15 6 1 1
TOTAL 146 126 338 257 81 98 1 16 1 12 12 12 0 22 2

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