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Illinois starting LB/DE Houston Bates transferring closer to home – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comThe Illinois defense lost one of its returning starters from 2013 this week, as rising senior Houston Bates has decided to transfer closer to his home of Covington, La., to finish his college career. Bates started all 12 games at the LEO position …Houston Bates leaves IlliniESPN (blog)Illini losing starting LB Houston Bates to transferNBCSports.comHouston […]

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D’Qwell Jackson released by Cleveland Browns – NFL.com

NFL.comThe team released the linebacker Wednesday, soon after the two sides met and mutually agreed to part ways. Jackson had been due a $4.1 million roster bonus on March 15. Jackson told The Plain Dealer’s Mary Kay Cabot that the team tried to restructure …Browns Release LB D’Qwell JacksonBleacher ReportCleveland Browns cut D’Qwell JacksonNews-Herald.comCleveland Browns […]

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NFC title game: 49ers vs. Seahawks – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)With 8:45 to go in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s NFC Championship game, deep in San Francisco territory, Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson completed a nine-yard pass to receiver Jermaine Kearse. 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman made an incredible …NaVorro Bowman back by ’14-15 startESPNSan Francisco LB NaVorro Bowman leave with leg injury, G […]

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AFC And NFC Championship Games NFL Injury Report As Of Friday

The AFC and NFC Championship Games are just moments away and here’s the full injury report from the NFL: CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES INJURY REPORT – FRIDAY NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS at DENVER BRONCOS NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS Status Report OUT LB Steve Beauharnais (illness) QUESTIONABLE P Ryan Allen (shoulder), WR Aaron Dobson (foot), WR Kenbrell Thompkins (hip, […]

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Cal’s Brendan Bigelow, Stanford’s David Yankey Two Of 102 Players Given Special Eligibility For NFL Draft

Brendan Bigelow, the Cal Football running back who dazzled California students, alumns, and the nation with his amazing 2012 performance against Ohio State, will join 102 other NCAA college football players who were granted “special eligibility” for the NFL Draft. He leaves with 871 total yards and five touchdowns, and was Cal’s leading rusher in […]

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Kevin Greene done as Pack LB coach – ESPN

ESPNGREEN BAY, Wis. — For as long as the Green Bay Packers have played a 3-4 defense under coordinator Dom Capers, they have had arguably the best outside linebacker in NFL history coaching that position. That will change this coming season because …Packers’ Asst. Coach Greene to Leave TeamNorthland’s NewsCenterPackers LB coach Greene steps away […]

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Michigan State vows to ‘rise up and play’ without Max Bullough – USA TODAY

USA TODAYANAHEIM, CALIF. — Mark Dantonio mostly stuck with the official statement on Max Bullough’s Rose Bowl suspension Thursday at a Disneyland news conference, though when asked how Michigan State will cope without its senior captain and defensive …Michigan St, Stanford start Rose Bowl weekWashington PostMich. State LB Bullough suspended for Rose BowlWashington TimesDisneyland gives […]

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Michigan State linebacker Max Bullough suspended for Rose Bowl – NFL.com

NFL.comEAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State has suspended senior linebacker Max Bullough for violating team rules, making him ineligible to play in the Rose Bowl. In a news release sent early Thursday, Spartans coach Mark Dantonio said Bullough had been …MSU senior captain Max Bullough suspended, will miss Rose BowlThe Detroit NewsMichigan State suspends LB […]

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MSU senior captain Max Bullough suspended, will miss Rose Bowl – The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsMax Bullough was first team All-Big Ten selection by coaches and media this season. (David Guralnick / Detroit News). East Lansing — Michigan State senior linebacker and two-time captain Max Bullough has been suspended for a violation of team rules, the …Spartans suspend Max Bullough before Rose BowlWWMT-TVMichigan State suspends LB Max Bullough […]

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Michigan St. LB Max Bullough suspended for Rose Bowl – SI.com

SI.comMax Bullough was named first team All-Big Ten this season, with 76 tackles on the year. Mark A. Cunningham/SI. EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Michigan State has suspended senior linebacker Max Bullough for violating team rules, making him ineligible to play …Spartans’ Max Bullough suspendedESPNMSU senior captain Max Bullough suspended; will miss Rose BowlThe Detroit NewsMichigan […]

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Troubled LB Rolando Ends Short NFL Career

The Baltimore Ravens have one less thing to worry about. Today, troubled linebacker Rolando McClain retired from his three-year career in the National Football League. McClain played for the Oakland Raiders before he signed with the Ravens on April 12. Ten days after he signed with the Ravens he got himself into more hot water, […]

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Dion Jordan NFL Draft Oregon Ducks LB On Best Games, Chip Kelly

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k9_mpebblTc Dion Jordan has the size such that he reminds this blogger of Justin Tuck of the New York Giants. Make no mistake about it: while listed as an outside linebacker, he’s also big enough to play defensive end. As for his best games ever, Dion Jordan mentioned almost every Pac 12 team – except […]

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Ravens Sign Linebacker McClain

. The Baltimore Ravens need a middle linebacker. Former Oakland Raiders middle linebacker Rolando McClain needs a job. Wednesday several sources reported that the Ravens agreed to terms with McClain on a one-year deal. McClain talked to other teams, but the Ravens were considered the favorite to sign him. The two sides met Wednesday to […]