Age: 24; born March 30, 1988 Position: Cornerback Height, weight: 6 feet 3, 195 pounds College: Stanford High school: Dominguez (Compton...

Age: 24; born March 30, 1988

Position: Cornerback

Height, weight: 6 feet 3, 195 pounds

College: Stanford

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High school: Dominguez (Compton, Calif.)

Acquired: Drafted in fifth round (No. 154 overall), 2011

Playoff highlights: Sherman and the rest of the Seahawks’ secondary didn’t give up much in the win over the Redskins, allowing just 115 yards passing, 68 of that in the first quarter.

By the numbers

8 Interceptions this season

64 Tackles, 53 of them solo

Did you know: Sherman had a PR of 50 feet in the triple jump at Stanford, ninth-best on the school’s all-time list.

Quotable: “I have no idea, to tell you the truth, why they didn’t vote for me. That’s just how it happens sometimes. Fifth-round pick, you’re not a very big name out there.” — Richard Sherman, on not being voted to the NFC Pro Bowl team.