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Fourth-string QB Dennis Dixon among 11 players released by Bills

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Fourth-string quarterback Dennis Dixon is among 11 players released in a series of expected moves by the Buffalo Bills. Dixon finished last season on the practice squad and never threatened during training camp to contend for a backup job ahead of Jeff Tuel and Thad Lewis. Also released Monday were running back Ronnie Wingo, safeties Derek Brim and Jajuan Harley...
Via AP on Fox
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills Give Former Steelers QB Dennis Dixon The Early Ax

It might finally be the end of the line for former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dennis Dixon as the Oregon product was included in the first round of cuts made Monday morning by the Buffalo Bills. Dixon, who was selected by the Steelers in the fifth-round (156th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft, wasn’t given much […] Bills Give Former Steelers QB Dennis Dixon The Early Ax is...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Rumors: Buffalo Bills to add QB Dennis Dixon

After working out free agent QB Pat White, the Buffalo Bills decided to promote Thad Lewis from their practice squad and give him the starting nod this week. After making that move yesterday, it is bring reported this morning that the Bills have signed another quarterback, Dennis Dixon. Buffalo will be adding him to their practice squad. NFL Network reporter Ian Rapoport reports...
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Dennis Dixon believes he has a good chance to win the Eagles’ starting job

Quarterback Dennis Dixon believes told Birds 24/7 that he believes he has a shot to win the Philadelphia Eagles’ starting job. “From my understanding, the job is open,” Dixon said. “It’s going to be a very competitive nature around here. It’s pretty much open. May the best man win.” I think Dixon has a shot at winning the job even though I still believe Michael Vick...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 18, 2013  |  1 Comment

Eagles Sign QB Dennis Dixon To Two-Year Deal

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News QuarterbacksTags: Dennis DixonPhiladelphia EaglesThe Eagles have agreed to a two-year deal with one of Chip Kelly’s former quarterbacks Dennis Dixon.  Dixon was on the Ravens practice team and became a free agent, therefore free to sign with any team of his choosing. This can’t be good news for second-year quarterback Nick Foles. ...
February 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Agent: Dennis Dixon talking with the Eagles

According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, now that the Super Bowl is over and quarterback Dennis Dixon’s practice squad contract has expired with the Ravens, his agent says he’s talking with the Philadelphia Eagles. Agent Jeff Sperbeck told The Baltimore Sun that he’s in talks with the Eagles about potentially working out a deal for Dixon. Dixon’s father reiterated...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 05, 2013  |  1 Comment

Dennis Dixon visiting with the Broncos

Former Steelers quarterback Dennis Dixon is meeting with the Broncos.  Dixon would be brought in to fight for the number two QB job with Caleb Hanie.  The Broncos are looking for a solid back up to put behind Peyton Manning.  Dixon has been looking for a chance to start but it does not look like the market is heading that direction.  Taking a job behind Manning could be a bet...
Via Bleed Black & Gold
March 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Broncos Bring In Dennis Dixon For A Visit

Bill Williamson from is reporting that Pittsburgh Steelers unrestricted free agent quarterback Dennis Dixon is visiting with the Denver Broncos. Williamson reports that Dixon's visit started before the Broncos signed former Chicago Bears quarterback Caleb Hanie. Dixon was drafted by the Steelers in the fifth round of the 2008 NFL draft and played in just 4 games over...
Via Steelers Depot
March 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 Free Agents Analysis: QB Dennis Dixon

With the 2012 free agency period drawing ever so closer, we continue on with our player by player analysis of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 Free Agents. We our deep into the analysis of the Steelers unrestricted free agents and we now move forward with the unrestricted group by taking a look at quarterback Dennis Dixon. Check the links at the bottom of the post to see the other Steelers...
Via Steelers Depot
March 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Steelers Secret Weapon: ‘Dennis Tebow’

It's not a mirage. The man playing the part of Tim Tebow in practice with the Steelers really is Dennis Dixon. Dixon, who played an option-like offense at Oregon, played his freshman season in 2004 behind Kellen Clemens. Prior to his junior year in 2006, Dixon was named the starting quarterback and led the Ducks to a 4-0 start. Dixon finished the season fourth in the conference...
Via Steelers Depot
January 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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