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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
6 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
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Rainey goes off during the Indianapolis Colts game

Former Indianapolis Colts running back Chris Rainey was not happy watching his former team play last night. Rainey sent out two tweets during the game, he later delted them but people were taking screen shots. “Yea im (ticked) watching the colts game when i should be out there too. Even tho i didn break no ******* team rules, not even.” Rainey tweeted. It only gets better from...
Via cover32 - Colts
August 08, 2014  |  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

Chris Rainey says the Colts cut him because he was playing with a fire extinguisher

Former Colts running back Chris Rainey let the cat out of the bag on Thursday night while on Twitter and revealed that he was waived after playing with a fire extinguisher. How immature and stupid.  Is Rainey in high school?   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Chris...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

We Now Know Why Chris Rainey Was Cut By the Indianapolis Colts

At the end of last month, Chris Rainey was cut by the Indianapolis Colts because he violated team rules. We never found out what team rule(s) Rainey violated. Now, we know why he was cut: It appears that it had to do with a fire extinguisher. How do we know? Because Chris Rainey is tweeting about it as he watches the Colts’ first preseason game. Team rule #867: don’t mess around...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts sign former Cowboys running back

Today Phillip Tanner the former Dallas Cowboys running back was signed by the Indianapolis Colts. This comes a day after the Colts cut Chris Rainey for what Coach Pagano called a violation of team rules. @AdamSchefter: Colts signed former Cowboys running back Phillip Tanner.  Tanner is a good signing for the Colts, especially with the […] The post Colts sign former Cowboys running...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
July 29, 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
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