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Four most surprising roster cuts from NFL teams

NFL coaches must perform one of the hardest parts of their jobs over the next few days. They have to cut players. No one in the locker room wants to see “The Turk,” the guy who tells the player that coach wants to see him, and to bring his playbook. Teams must reduce their rosters to 75 players by 4 p.m., Tuesday and to 53 by 4 p.m., Saturday. There already have been some...
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Rex Ryan gives the thumbs up for Aaron Williams to wear Fred Jackson’s jersey at practice

Loyalty between former NFL teammates sometimes has no boundaries. Showing up to honor his friend and former teammate running back Fred Jackson—whom the Bills released on Monday—was safety Aaron Williams who reported to practice wearing Jackson’s No. 22 jersey. Bills safety Aaron Williams has always been close with Fred Jackson. Wearing his jersey today.
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Five NFL teams that should sign Fred Jackson

Fomer Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson still has a lot to offer. Jackson was the unfortunate casualty of LeSean McCoy arriving to town in March. After eight dedicated seasons as the team’s leading rusher, the Bills, led by their new head coach Rex Ryan, decided to cut Jackson. While Jackson is 34 years old, he has shown that he still has some gas left in the tank. This...
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Report: Buffalo Bills release Fred Jackson

Ever since the Buffalo Bills signed running back LeSean McCoy, many believed Fred Jackson’s days in western New York could be numbered. According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, Jackson was released by the Bills on Monday after eight years of service to the team. Jackson’s best season with the Bills was in 2009 where he rushed for 1,062 yards. Over the course of Jackson...
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Bills release longtime running back Fred Jackson

After nearly a decade, the Buffalo Bills and running back Fred Jackson are parting ways. The team released the 34-year-old ball carrier Monday as part of their first round of roster cuts, according... [Click headline for full story]
Via AFC East Daily
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Fred Jackson released by Bills after eight seasons with team

The Buffalo Bills have reached the end of an era. The Bills released longtime running back Fred Jackson on Monday morning, the team announced. The decision ends Jackson’s eight-year run with Buffalo. “Today, we had to make the difficult decision to release Fred Jackson,” Bills general manager Doug Whaley said in a statement. “He had an incredible career for this organization...
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Bills Release Veteran RB Fred Jackson

Vic Carucci reports that the Bills have released veteran RB Fred Jackson on Monday, as they work to get their roster down to 75 players by tomorrow’s deadline. Ian Rapoport reports that the Bills did no ask Jackson to take a pay cut to be back with the team, and instead released him outright. Other players ... The post Bills Release Veteran RB Fred Jackson...
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Buffalo Bills position update: Running backs

The NFL season is just a few weeks away and the Buffalo Bills are busy making player assessments. After finishing the team’s third, and arguably most important, preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday, the team is getting closer to making key decisions. Analyzing the numbers from Buffalo’s dominant 43-19 defeat over Pittsburgh, the Bills showed improvement on...
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Fred Jackson says he still has 'a lot to prove'

Fred Jackson's entire career has been based on resilience. At 34 years old, the veteran Buffalo Bills running back is continuing the trend. “I still have a lot to prove and that’s how I approach the... [Click headline for full story]
Via AFC East Daily
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WATCH: Buffalo Bills RB Fred Jackson Breaks Out 41-Yard Run On First Carry Of The Preseason

The football loving free world is going to be looking to see what LeSean McCoy can do for the Buffalo Bills offense this season, but there is one guy that is going to be trying his best to prove McCoy is not the only running back in Buffalo--Fred Jackson. The 34-year old back had not played yet during preseason action leading up to Saturday's game against the Steelers, but got the...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

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