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David Amerson: I matured once I got to Oakland

If you were making a list of players likely to sign long-term extensions last September, cornerback David Amerson would have ranked pretty low on the list. That would have been especially true on September 21, which was when the Redskins put the 2013 second-round pick on waivers. Amerson landed with the Raiders the next day…
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4 days ago

Inside the David Amerson deal

Cut by Washington last year before landing in Oakland and thriving, cornerback David Amerson’s story became even more impressive when he signed a new five-year deal last week with the Raiders. As usual, the initial accounts of the numbers received by Amerson made the story seem a little better than it really is. Described as a…
Via Pro Football Talk
4 days ago

David Amersons impact on the Oakland Raiders

David Amerson has been a one of the few bright spots on this Oakland Raiders defense as of late. His play has more than warranted a jump in playing time and at the moment appears to be the best cornerback on this roster. A litter back round on the player: Amerson was drafted in the second round of the 2013 NFL draft by the Washington Redskins. After an underwhelming start to his...
November 30, 2015  |  Discuss

David Amerson and four other top stories from the Raiders win

The Oakland Raiders came out of Tennessee with a much needed victory over the Titans. It wasn’t easy, nor was it pretty but the Raiders added to their win tally on a day when that’s exactly what they were supposed to do. And for this team, you will take wins however you can get them. Here’s a look at the top five story lines from that less than beautiful win in Tennessee: David...
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November 30, 2015  |  Discuss

David Amerson sinks right back down the Raiders' depth chart

There's a reason why David Amerson hit the free agent market so late. It's not because he's an All-Pro cornerback. It's because he struggles in coverage -- something the Raiders found out right before they replaced him with incumbent T.J. Carrie.Carrie (chest) returned from injured reserve-recall and played a large role (82 percent of defensive snaps) vs. the Vikings.That pushed...
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November 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins Release CB David Amerson

Redskins Release CB David Amerson The Washington Redskins decided to part ways with former 2nd round pick David Amerson on Monday. Amerson’s NFL career started out with a lot of promise, but he’s been highly inconsistent over the past two seasons. He barely played yesterday against the Rams despite Chris Culliver being suspended. Amerson was part of […]
September 21, 2015  |  Discuss

David Amerson Working Hard to Improve After Sophomore Slump

David Amerson Working Hard to Improve Redskins cornerback David Amerson had a pretty good rookie season in 2013. Drafted in the second round, Amerson looked the part as a rookie with two interceptions, one returned for a touchdown, in eight starts. In 2014 Amerson had a year to forget as he fell victim to the […]
June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

CB David Amerson’s time with Redskins may be running out

Patrick McDermott/Getty Images Safety was without question a position of Kryptonite for the Washington Redskins defense last year. But let’s be real, okay? Cornerback wasn’t a picnic, either. After finishing the 2014 season with the NFL’s 24th-ranked pass defense, it would be safe to say that general manager Scot McCloughan will be watching the position very, very closely...
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May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins David Amerson Throws His Hands Up Before TD Even Scored

Amerson throws his hands up (“It’s not on me!”) before the touchdown is even scored. — michael phillips (@michaelpRTD) November 30, 2014 Redskins cornerback David Amerson wanted everyone to know that it was ‘not my fault.’ Amerson , who is having a rough day, got mixed up once again with two receivers in the same vicinity. Playing in a Cover...
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November 30, 2014  |  Discuss

REPORT: David Amerson benched for losing his phone

The fact that David Amerson, now the Redskins’ top cornerback, didn’t start last weekend was a surprise to most. He hadn’t been on the injury report and there was no previous talk of him being made inactive. So what happened? Well, according to Amerson, it was all because of a lost phone. According to the Washington Post, Amerson said that his phone – which also acts as his...
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November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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