OMAR GAITHER RUMORS & GOSSIP
He has experience at all three linebacker spots, but Chaney will likely play on the outside with the Falcons. (Elizabeth Robertson)
The Atlanta Falcons were forced to fill three roster spots after injuries ended the seasons of two players (Kroy Biermann and Bradie Ewing) and forced Sean Weatherspoon to be placed on injured reserve-designated to return.
To offset the blows to the...
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- During his three-plus seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles, linebacker Jamar Chaney, signed by the Falcons on Tuesday, passed through a dizzying number of defensive coordinators and positional coaches -- so much so that he had trouble remembering all of their names.Along with eight-year veteran Omar Gaither, Chaney was signed to provide linebacker depth at...
The Falcons have begun the process of back-filling the holes left in their defense by signing a pair of experienced linebackers.
The team announced they signed former Eagles linebacker Jamar Chaney and journeyman Omar Gaither filling the roster spots created when linebacker Sean Weatherspoon was placed on short-term IR and defensive end Kroy Biermann the season-long version.
The Atlanta Falcons announced that they have signed veteran linebackers Omar Gaither and Jamar Chaney to contracts.
This comes just after they placed LB Sean Weatherspoon on injured reserve with the designation to return. On Monday, the Falcons also lost DE Kroy Biermann for the season, so their defense is really hurting right now.
Gaither is likely to outside linebacker for...
The Oakland Raiders have announced the signing of free agent linebacker Omar Gaither.
The Oakland Raiders have signed LB Omar Gaither.
— OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) July 29, 2013
Gaither played for the Raiders in 2012 and recorded 14 tackles.
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The Oakland Raiders have signed linebacker Omar Gaither and placed linebacker Travis Goethel on season-ending injured reserve.
The team announced the move Wednesday to add depth after Goethel tore the ACL in his left knee in last week's loss in Baltimore.
Gaither has played in 77 games with 40 starts over six combined seasons with Philadelphia and Carolina. He spent training...
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November 14, 2012
The Houston Texans have been dodging one bullet after another in regards to injuries this summer. On Wednesday, another player bit the dust, as linebacker Keyaron Fox, who was acquired by the team on July 26, went down with a knee injury.
It was announced on Thursday that the 6-3, 235-pound linebacker would be done for the year.
Fox, a former third-round pick by the Kansas City...
Another Panthers linebacker is missing another game due to injury.
Let's hope the team's linebackers didn't all eat the fish on the charter flight ("Airplane" reference, kids, Google it).
Weakside linebacker Omar Gaither, who reinjured his knee last week at Detroit, did not make the trip to Indy today and will miss Sunday's game against the...
(By Joseph Person, email@example.com) After he sprained his right knee against New Orleans in Week 5, Panthers linebacker Omar Gaither predicted he would be back on the early end of the two- to four-week recovery period he was given.Gaither was right - and the Panthers hope his return Sunday will help them contain Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson, the league's leading rusher.
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The Panthers' injury-depleted linebacker corps gets a boost this week with the return of Omar Gaither.
Gaither, who missed two weeks with a sprained knee, will start at the weakside spot Sunday against Minnesota, Panthers coach Ron Rivera said today.
Gaither brings a veteran presence to a group that lost starters and defensive captains Jon Beason and Thomas Davis to season-ending...