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CHRIS RAINEY RUMORS & GOSSIP

NFL Notes: Chris Rainey, Bengals, Jets, Raiders, Steelers, & Titans

  Chris Rainey Following his release from the Cardinals, RB Chris Rainey has signed a contract with the Montreal Alouettes of the CFL. (Adam Caplan) Bengals WR Marvin Jones (foot) is expected to make his 2014 debut against the Patriots this weekend. (Paul Dehner Jr.) Jets FB Tommy Bohanon sustained a broken his collarbone during Week 4’s loss to the Lions. (Jane McManus...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cardinals Cut RB Chris Rainey Because Of DV History

With the Arizona Cardinals deactivating Johnathan Dwyer because of his domestic violence arrest, Chris Rainey would have been the logical next man up. Not only will Rainey not be the next man up, but the Cardinals are releasing Rainey who also has a history of domestic violence. The #Cardinals are releasing RB Chris Rainey from the practice squad, I’m told. He has a history of...
Via BlackSportsOnline
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals Release RB Chris Rainey From Practice Squad, Sign RBs Kerwynn Williams & Jalen Parmele

  The Arizona Cardinals cut RB Chris Rainey from the practice squad on Thursday and replaced him with former Colts RB Kerwynn Williams, per Darren Urban. Adam Caplan adds that Arizona signed RB Jalen Parmele to their roster on Thursday as well. Rainey, 26, is a former fifth-round selection of the Pittsburgh Steelers. He lasted less than a year with the Steelers before he was...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals Sign Former Steelers RB Chris Rainey To Their Practice Squad

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Chris Rainey has found another team willing to give him a chance as the former fifth-round draft pick was signed Tuesday by the Arizona Cardinals to their practice squad. Rainey was released by the Indianapolis Colts at the end of July for violating team rules. It was later reported that […] Cardinals Sign Former Steelers RB Chris Rainey...
Via Steelers Depot
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agent RB Chris Rainey Tries Out For The Cardinals

  Field Yates of ESPN reports that former Steelers and Colts RB Chris Rainey tried out for the Cardinals on Monday. Andre Ellington is dealing with a foot injury that could cost him some time, so the Cardinals could be taking a look at their available options in the event that he’s unable to suit up in the coming weeks. Rainey, 26, is a former fifth-round selection of the Pittsburgh...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Rainey puts former Colts teammate on blast via Twitter

It seems someone is still bitter about getting cut by the Indianapolis Colts.While watching Indy's preseason game against the Jets on Thursday night, recently released running back Chris Rainey put former teammate Daniel "Boom" Herron on blast via Twitter, following Herron hauling in a touchdown pass in the second quarter.Rainey deleted the tweets shortly after he sent...
Via Bush League Chronicle
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts release Chris Rainey

The Indianapolis Colts released running back Chris Rainey this morning, leaving them short another running back for the 2014 season. However, this time it was for conduct violation, not performance base. #colts release of RB Chris Rainey was conduct related, not performance related, per team source. HC Chuck Pagano expected to elaborate — Mike Chappell (@mchappell51) July 28, 2014...
Via cover32 - Colts
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

You Mad Bro? Chris Rainey Says He Wants A Piece Of The Steelers

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Chris Rainey has yet to be signed by a team since he was released back in early January, but he told cornerback Curtis Brown on Twitter Wednesday night that he can’t wait to play his former team, when and if he ever plays again. @iCU_Mr31 still waitin on this call, [...] You Mad Bro? Chris Rainey Says He Wants A Piece Of The Steelers is a...
Via Steelers Depot
August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Former Steelers RB Chris Rainey Claims January Release Was Lesson To Team

Tuesday was the Pro Day for the University of Florida and former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Chris Rainey was on hand to support a few of his former college teammates, and perhaps let NFL teams know that he is still looking for employment. Rainey was apparently asked about his quick release from the Steelers following his January arrest for simple battery and his reply was...
Via Steelers Depot
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss
LEGAL MATTERS

Rainey's girlfriend: No assault occurred

Former Steelers running back Chris Rainey was arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend, but she claims there was no assault.

Via Steelers Depot
January 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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