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Ruud surprised, but pleased to wind up with Saints

Barrett Ruud was caught off guard by the Seahawks' decision to trade him only months after bringing him to Seattle as a free agent. He wasn't about to complain about where he ended up, though. ''Usually, when somebody trades for you, they at least want you, so I'm excited,'' Ruud said Wednesday following his first practice with the New Orleans Saints...
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August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Acquire Ex-Buccaneer Barrett Ruud from the Seattle Seahawks

After a year in Tennessee, linebacker Barrett Ruud is back in the NFC South – just not with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. On Monday, the New Orleans Saints traded an undisclosed draft pick to the Seattle Seahawks for Ruud. The Saints have a huge hole at the linebacker position with recent injuries to Chris Chamberlain, Curtis Lofton, and David Hawthorne. Given the fact that Ruud...
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August 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Saints acquire Barrett Ruud in a trade from the Seahawks

The New Orleans Saints have announced that they’ve acquired linebacker Barrett Ruud in a trade from the Seattle Seahawks. “New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Monday that the club has acquired veteran linebacker Barrett Ruud from the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for a future undisclosed draft pick,” the Saints announced on their website.
Via Pro Football Zone
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Saints Nation: Barrett Ruud Represents Insurance for Saints

The Saints made a very notable pickup last night trading for veteran linebacker and long time Buc Barrett Ruud in exchange for an undisclosed draft pick sent to the Seattle Seahawks. Odds are, the Seahawks were planning to release Ruud anyway, so a low draft pick beats no return for them. Ruud played 9 games for the Titans last season notching 57 tackles. He's a versatile linebacker...
Via The Saints Nation
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Saints acquire Seahawks LB Ruud for draft pick

New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis says the club has traded an undisclosed draft choice to Seattle for veteran linebacker Barrett Ruud. The acquisition of Ruud, who is heading into his eighth NFL season, comes on the heels of injuries to three of the Saints' top linebackers. Saints starting middle linebacker Curtis Lofton has a high ankle sprain and starting weak...
Via AP on Fox
August 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Saints acquire Ruud from Seahawks

Linebacker Barrett Ruud was acquired by the Saints, who sent an undisclosed future draft pick to the Seahawks. Ruud was signed by Seattle after the Seahawks' starting middle linebacker, David Hawthorne, signed with New Orleans in free agency. The Seahawks then drafted Bobby Wagner in April, and the rookie has started the first two preseason games and had clearly won the job...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Seahawks’ Barrett Ruud recovering from three injuries

The Seattle Seahawks brought in linebacker Barrett Ruud this offseason to replace David Hawthorne who departed in free agency.  But according to head coach Pete Carroll he’s still recovering from knee, shoulder and groin injuries. “We’ve got him healthy first,” said Carroll. “He’s not healthy yet.” Ruud played in only nine games for the Titans in 2011, before being...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 24, 2012  |  Discuss

The Tennessee Titans place LB Barrett Ruud on I.R.

The Titans have decided to place 28-year old LB Barrett Ruud on the Injured Reserve List due to a groin injury.  Ruud played in 9 games for the Titans this year and he had 57 tackles, 3 tackles for a loss, 3 passes defensed and 1 interception.  He has now played in 104 games in his first seven years in the NFL and he has 642 tackles, 20 tackles for a loss, 5 sacks, 6 forced fumbles...
Via Titans Locker
December 13, 2011  |  Discuss

Barrett Ruud Lands on IR

Linebacker Barrett Ruud has been placed on season-ending injured reserve with his groin injury, according to John Glennon of the Tennessean. Fantasy Spin: Ruud was not a strong fit for Tennessees defense at middle linebacker after leaving Tampa Bay, and the impending free agent will likely be playing for yet another team in 2012. Rookie Colin McCarthy averages 8.5 tackles over the...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
December 13, 2011  |  Discuss

Titans LB Barrett Ruud out vs. former team Bucs

Tennessee has declared linebacker Barrett Ruud out against his former team Tampa Bay because of to a groin injury. Ruud aggravated the injury last week against Atlanta. Rookie Colin McCarthy is questionable with a knee injury but is expected to start in Ruud's spot. Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck worked fully Friday and is probable to start. Kicker Rob Bironas is probable after...
Via AP on Fox
November 25, 2011  |  Discuss
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