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Kansas City Chiefs Sign WR Jason Avant

Jason Avant, who was dumped earlier this week by the Carolina Panthers, now finds himself as the newest member of the Kansas City Chiefs mediocre receiving group. The Chiefs announced the signing of Avant, who only had 21 receptions and 201 receiving yards while with the Panthers, on Friday evening. Perhaps the presence of a mature Avant working under his old coach Andy Reid will...
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Chiefs sign veteran WR Avant, put Jenkins on IR

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Chiefs have signed veteran Jason Avant to help a beleaguered and injury-prone group of wide receivers. The move reunites Avant with Andy Reid, his longtime coach in Philadelphia. Kansas City cleared roster space by placing wide receiver A.J. Jenkins on injured reserve on Friday. Avant was drafted by Reid's Eagles and spent his first eight seasons there...
Via AP on Fox
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Report: Chiefs To Sign Jason Avant

Andy Reid has reunited with one of his favorites. Chiefs are signing wide receiver Jason Avant, according to a source — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) November 21, 2014 Avant Was cut by the Panthers after complaining about the play calling.
Via BlackSportsOnline
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Chiefs Signing WR Jason Avant

Update: Aaron Wilson is now reporting that the Chiefs are in fact signing WR Jason Avant to a contract. ———- Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that the Kansas City Chiefs worked out veteran WR Jason Avant on Friday and could sign him to a contract following his visit. The Panthers waived Avant a few days ago to give some of their younger receivers an opportunity...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Carolina Panthers are working out AFL superstar

Today the Carolina Panthers are working out former Southern Utah wide receiver Tysson Poots. Poots went to Arizona Rattlers of the Arena Football League and has been dominating the league. The 6’2 wide out caught 85 passes for 1028 yards and 26 touchdowns. The Panthers cut Jason Avant, so Poots could be a great addition. […] The post Carolina Panthers are working out AFL superstar...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
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Jason Avant released two days after criticizing Panthers coaches

Jason Avant was released by the Carolina Panthers on Tuesday, two days after he criticized the coaches for their mentality at the end of Sunday’s loss to the Atlanta Falcons. The Panthers got the ball with 2:08 left in the game down 19-17 to the Falcons. They drove to the Atlanta 28 and kicker Graham...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Jason Avant cut after critiquing Panthers’ play-calling

The Carolina Panthers apparently have seen — and heard — enough of Jason Avant. Avant’s agent, Doug Hendrickson, sent out a cryptic tweet on Tuesday, implying the veteran receiver has been given his walking papers. Much better things ahead and role for Jason Avant. Definitely deserves better. — Doug Hendrickson (@DHendrickson41) November 18, 2014   FOX Sports...
Via Helmet2Helmet
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Panthers Cut Jason Avant After he Complained About Play-Calling

Very rarely does complaining to your coach reap benefits, and Carolina Panthers wide receiver Jason Avant learned that the hard way on Tuesday. The team cut the veteran receiver after he complained about the team’s play-calling, according to his agent. Much better things ahead and role for Jason Avant. Definitely deserves better. — Doug Hendrickson (@DHendrickson41) November...
Via Standing O Sports
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Panthers release veteran wide receiver after he complained about playcalling

Today is a wild day.  NFL players are learning that you cannot complain because you will be dealt with. Earlier today Ben Tate, the Browns free agent signing was released after whining about touches.  Another player complaining about play calling was Jason Avant, who is no longer with the team today. According to the Panthers […] The post Panthers release veteran wide receiver...
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