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Redskins News: Washington waives Jerry Rice Jr.

Jerry Rice Jr. has possibly the biggest shoes to fill and name to live up to out of any athlete to ever play professional sports. The road just got tougher as the Washington Redskins have released Rice.Rice suffered a torn labrum that will require surgery and ending his 2014 season. For a guy who was a long shot to make the roster, that is a devastating blow to a young career that...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins sign DE Jeremy Towns

The Redskins have signed defensive lineman Jeremy Towns to fill the roster spot that became vacant when Washington waived injured wide receiver Jerry Rice Jr., according to a person with knowledge of the situation. Towns went undrafted out of Samford this past spring and had a tryout with the New York Jets but remained unsigned. […] The post Redskins sign DE Jeremy Towns appeared...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Release Injured WR Jerry Rice Jr; Sign DE Jeremy Towns

Redskins Release Injured WR Jerry Rice Jr; Sign DE Jeremy Towns After falling awkwardly while stretching out for an overthrown pass during last Thursday’s practice, Jerry Rice Jr reached for his left shoulder and didn’t return to practice afterwards. Those with knowledge of the Washington Redskins roster depth at receiver knew that Rice, who was a [...]
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Waive Jerry Rice Jr.

Jerry Rice Jr. knows he can play in the NFL, now he just needs to get healthy.  The Redskins have waived the injured wide receiver  three days after he tore the labrum in his left shoulder, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports.If Rice Jr. goes through waivers unclaimed, he will be placed on Washington’s injured reserve list. Rice Jr., the son of Hall of Fame wide receiver...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins waived injured Jerry Rice, Jr.

Washington Redskins have waived the injured wide receiver Jerry Rice, Jr. The #Redskins waived/injured Jerry Rice Jr. today after he tore the labrum in his left shoulder. He'll revert to IR if he clears waivers. — Zac Boyer (@ZacBoyer) August 3, 2014 The son of Hall of Fame receiver Jerry Rice, tore the labrum in his left shoulder during practice on Thursday. The injury will...
Via KCM Sports
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Waive/ Injured WR Jerry Rice Jr

  The Washington Redskins waive/injured WR Jerry Rice Jr on Sunday. The Redskins signed him to a contract back in June, but he unfortunately suffered a torn labrum that will require surgery. Rice Jr went undrafted out of UCLA/UNLV, but he managed to tryout for the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers this summer. Washington currently has 12 other receivers on their...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Rice Jr. suffered a torn labrum at Redskins camp

Wide receiver Jerry Rice Jr. suffered a torn labrum at Redskins training camp. Gruden said WR Jerry Rice Jr. has a torn shoulder labrum, and will likely require surgery. Roster status uncertain. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 1, 2014 This could lead to Rice being waived with an injury settlement. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType...
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August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Take A Chance On Jerry Rice Jr.

The Washington Redskins have reportedly signed Jerry Rice Jr., the son of the Hall of Fame receiver and arguably the greatest player in NFL history. Overshadowed by an incredibly deep WR class, Rice Jr. never heard his name called in the 2014 NFL Draft, but he did have tryouts with the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers. Photo Credit: The 5-foot-10, 185-pound wide...
Via Gridiron Grit
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: San Francisco 49ers Will Try Out WR Jerry Rice Jr.

Jerry Rice, Jr., son of Hall of Famer Jerry Rice, is going to work out next with the San Francisco 49ers. Rice Jr., who did not sign with the Baltimore Ravens after working out with them, has a unique and rare opportunity to play for his father’s former team. Rice Jr. broke the news himself on Twitter. Working for the next opportunity… Appreciate the ravens for getting my feet...
Via Sportsnaut
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerry Rice Jr. Receives Tryout With 49ers At Rookie Minicamp

Jerry Rice Jr.’s next opportunity to make an NFL roster will come where his father was made famous. Rice will take part in San Francisco 49ers rookie minicamp this week as a non-roster player, Matt Maiocco of reported Monday. Rice had a weekend tryout with the Baltimore Ravens, which he left unsigned. Rice tweeted that he’s getting ready for his opportunity with...
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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