This is a 2022 photo of Shaka Toney of the Washington Commanders NFL football team. This image reflects the Washington Commanders active roster as of Tuesday, June 14, 2022 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Shaka Toney

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#58

Experience: 2 years

Height: 6-2

Age: 25

Weight: 238 lbs

College: Penn State

2022 SEASON

  • Solo
    4
  • SCK
    0
  • FF
    0
  • INT
    --
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Preseason

WKGame DateOPPRESULTTotalSoloASTSCKSFTYPDEFINTYDSAVGLNGTDSFFFR
308/27/2022@RavensL 15 - 17
208/20/2022@ChiefsL 14 - 243211.5000
108/13/2022PanthersL 21 - 230000000

Regular Season

WKGame DateOPPRESULTTotalSoloASTSCKSFTYPDEFINTYDSAVGLNGTDSFFFR
1801/08/2023CowboysW 26 - 61000000
1701/01/2023BrownsL 10 - 241000000
1612/24/2022@49ersL 20 - 37
1512/19/2022GiantsL 12 - 20
1312/04/2022@GiantsT 20 - 20
1211/27/2022FalconsW 19 - 13
1111/20/2022@TexansW 23 - 10
1011/15/2022@EaglesW 32 - 21
911/06/2022VikingsL 17 - 20
810/30/2022@ColtsW 17 - 162100000
710/23/2022PackersW 23 - 21
610/14/2022@BearsW 12 - 7
510/09/2022TitansL 17 - 21
410/02/2022@CowboysL 10 - 25
309/25/2022EaglesL 8 - 244310000
209/18/2022@LionsL 27 - 36
109/11/2022JaguarsW 28 - 22

Biography

The Washington Football Team needed some depth behind its standout pass-rushing combo of Chase Young and Montez Sweat, and it addressed that position with back-to-back picks in the second round, the second of whom was Penn State's Shaka Toney.

"Toney needs to improve his countering skills and play with better power behind his rush, but he understands leverage and plays with NFL-level quickness and effort," The Athletic's Dane Brugler wrote in his draft profile. "He projects as a speed-reliant subpackage rusher in the NFL.

Toney (6-foot-2, 242 pounds) was a two-time All-Big Ten selection and a team captain who finished his career with 115 tackles (29.5 for loss), 20.5 sacks, four forced fumbles and four passes defensed. He was as consistent as he was productive and improved each season, making the all-freshman team in 2017, second-team all-conference in

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