Brian
Branch (#32)

DB - Detroit Lions

Age 22
Exp 2nd Season
HT/WT 6'0" / 203 LBS
Bye 5
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2023 Stats
GAME TACKLES FUMBLES INTERCEPTIONS
Week OPP TOT TCK AST SACK TFL SFTY FF FR TD INT PD TD
1 @KC 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
2 SEA 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 ATL 11 11 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
4 @GB 7 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
5 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 @TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @BAL 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 LV 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 @LAC 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 CHI 6 4 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
12 GB 8 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
13 @NO 7 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
14 @CHI 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 DEN 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
16 @MIN 6 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 0
17 @DAL 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
18 MIN 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Career Stats
SEASON TACKLES FUMBLES INTERCEPTIONS
YEAR GP TOT TCK AST SACK TFL SFTY FF FR TD INT PD TD
2023 15 74 50 24 1 7 0 1 0 0 3 13 1
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Brian Branch - Returns to game

Branch (wrist) has returned to Sunday's game against the Vikings, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

Brian Branch - Departs Week 18 with wrist injury

Branch (wrist) is questionable to return to Sunday's game against the Vikings, Justin Rogers of The Detroit News reports.

Brian Branch - Has huge game at Minnesota

Branch recorded six tackles (five solo) including a sack and a forced fumble, and an interception in Sunday's 30-24 win at Minnesota.

Brian Branch - Focusing on nickel cornerback

Defensive coordinator Aaron Glenn said that Branch will focus on nickel cornerback, Kyle Meinke of MLive.com reports. "...I wanted to make sure that I dial it back for (Branch), let him focus on nickel, let him play nickel, and I thought it was a really good game for him. As far as the stats because he didn't get a chance to be high productive like he's been, but I thought he did a really good job in just playing nickel," Glenn said.

Brian Branch - Nabs another pick in win

Branch logged seven total tackles (three solo), one pass deflection and one interception in Sunday's 33-28 win over the Saints.

Brian Branch - Leads Lions with eight stops

Branch totaled eight tackles (three solo) in Thursday's Week 12 loss to the Packers.

Brian Branch - Will play at Baltimore

Branch (ankle) does not carry an injury designation into Sunday's game at the Ravens, Eric Woodyard of ESPN.com reports.

Brian Branch - Anticipates playing this week

Branch (ankle) said Thursday that he'll play against the Ravens this Sunday, Justin Rogers of The Detroit News reports.

Brian Branch - Limited at walkthrough

Branch (ankle) was limited in Detroit's walkthrough Wednesday.

Brian Branch - Out again

Branch (ankle) will not play in Sunday's game in Tampa Bay, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com report.

Brian Branch - Won't play Week 5

Branch (ankle) has been ruled out for Sunday's Week 5 contest against Carolina.

Brian Branch - Estimated as non-participant

Branch (ankle) was listed as a non-participant on Detroit's practice estimate Wednesday.

Brian Branch - Avoids serious injury

Coach Dan Campbell said Friday that the ankle injury Branch sustained Thursday at Green Bay doesn't appear to be anything too serious, Kyle Meinke of MLive.com reports.

Brian Branch - Undergoes X-ray

X-rays on Branch's ankle returned negative following Thursday's 34-20 win over the Packers, Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reports.

Brian Branch - Back in game

Branch (ankle) returned to Thursday's contest with the Packers, Colton Pouncy of The Athletic reports.

Brian Branch - Carted to locker room

Branch (ankle) is questionable to return to Thursday's contest with the Packers, Colton Pouncy of The Athletic reports.

Brian Branch - Shines in first start

Branch totaled 11 tackles, including three tackles for loss, and two pass breakups in Sunday's 20-6 win over Atlanta.

Brian Branch - Absent from injury report

Branch, who left Week 1 early due to cramps, is not on the team's estimated injury report Wednesday.

Brian Branch - Leaves opening game

Branch left the season opener against the Chiefs on Thursday with cramps.

Brian Branch - Headed for starting role

Branch is expected to be Detroit's starter at nickel cornerback, Tim Twentyman of the Lions' official site reports.

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