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Eye on Oakland Raiders ahead of Denver Week 5 matchup The Oakland Raiders already thin secondary just got even thinner during ... The Raiders turned a botched exchange by Chicago into a go-ahead TD with 3 1/2 ... David Amerson Earning A Role In Raiders Secondary After spending the past two seasons on the East Coast, cornerback David Amerson headed west, joining the Oakland...
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Jack Del Rio taking notice of CB David Amerson

The Oakland Raiders claimed CB David Amerson off waivers from the Redskins in late September and all he's done is takeover the number two cornerback position. Amerson, 23, has ideal size and speed, but was shaky in the Redskins' secondary; however, coach Jack Del Rio sees a different player. "He's really picked up the system well," Del Rio said, via the Associated Press. "He's done...
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David Amerson is now the Raiders' top cornerback

David Amerson found a new home with the Raiders.Now, the ex-Washington cornerback finds himself atop the Silver and Black's cornerback depth chart.Amerson played in 75 of 77 total defensive snaps against the Chicago Bears on Sunday. That's more than defensive end Khalil Mack and as many as safety Charles Woodson.The Raiders need all those snaps and then some. Oakland's secondary...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders sign CB David Amerson

According to, the Oakland Raiders have signed free-agent cornerback David Amerson, who was released by the Redskins a day earlier. Amerson was a second-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft by Washington playing in 33 games and with the lack of depth at the position, he could work his way into a significant role. writes: 'The Raiders hope that Amerson can shore...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Raiders Claim CB David Amerson Off Waivers From Redskins

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Raiders have claimed CB David Amerson off of waivers from the Redskins on Tuesday. Washington waived him on Monday to make room for DE Frank Kearse, who was re-signed. Amerson, 23, is a former second round pick of the Redskins back in 2013. He has two years remaining … The post Raiders Claim CB David Amerson Off...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins release Fromer second round pick David Amerson

GM Scot McCloughan promised he would rebuild the Washington Redskins.  He would use similar models that were utilized when he helped build Seattle, Green Bay, and San Francisco.  One of those methods is cutting losses on players not performing well, regardless of draft round. That rang true today. After a horrible 2014 season, the 2013 second round pick, David Amerson, had the...
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20 days ago  |  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 […]
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Redskins Waive 2013 Second-Round Draft Pick CB David Amerson, Re-sign DE Frank Kearse

View image | The Washington Redskins have waived cornerback David Amerson and signed defensive end Frank Kearse back to the active roster. Head coach Jay Gruden made the announcement during his press conference on Monday. #Redskins have signed back DE Frank Kearse and waived CB David Amerson, Gruden says. — Washington Redskins...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins waive CB David Amerson, a 2013 2nd-round pick

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) The Washington Redskins have waived cornerback David Amerson, a second-round pick in the 2013 draft. The Redskins also signed defensive end Frank Kearse on Monday. Amerson was the 51st overall pick two years ago and started 15 games last season for the Redskins, but he was limited to special teams duty in Washington's 24-10 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Waive CB David Amerson, Re-Sign DE Frank Kearse

The Washington Redskins placed CB David Amerson on waivers Monday and re-signed DE Frank Kearse, according to the NFL transactions release. Field Yates points out that Amerson is the highest drafted player from the 2013 NFL draft to be released by his respective team. Amerson, 23, is a former second round pick of the Redskins … The post Redskins Waive CB David...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

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