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Veteran defensive end Phillip Hunt re-signs with Eskimos

EDMONTON — The Edmonton Eskimos re-signed free-agent defensive end Phillip Hunt on Wednesday. Hunt played eight games last season with Edmonton, registering 12 tackles and three sacks. He began his CFL career with Winnipeg in ’09, recording 55 tackles and 19 sacks in 25 games over two years. The six-foot, 248-pound Texan also spent time in the NFL with the Philadelphia...
Via Sportsnet.ca
7 days ago

Hunt staying put in Edmonton

EDMONTON — Defensive end Phillip Hunt has decided to stay in Edmonton and has re-signed with the Eskimos, the team announced Wednesday. He entered the CFL in 2009 with the Blue Bombers. In two seasons with Winnipeg, he recorded 55 defensive tackles and 19 quarterback sacks in 25 games. The six-foot, 248-pound native of Texas went to the NFL in 2011. He spent time with the Philadelphia...
Via CFL.ca
7 days ago

Saints Signing OLB Phillip Hunt

Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that the Saints are signing OLB Phillip Hunt to a contract on Monday. Hunt, 29, originally signed with the Browns as an undrafted free agent out of Houston back in 2009. He wound up playing two seasons for the Eagles before they waived/injured him last August. Hunt, unfortunately, suffered an ACL injury that required surgery back in 2013 and...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions Sign DT Ishmaa’ily Kitchen, Cut DL Phillip Hunt

The Lions have signed DT Ishmaa’ily Kitchen to a contract on Thursday, according to Michael Rothstein. To make room for Kitchen, Rothstein adds that the Lions are releasing DL Phillip Hunt. Detroit worked out a number of defensive linemen this week including: Kitchen, Joe Vellano, Kenrick Ellis, and Jerel Worthy. Kitchen, 27, originally signed on with the Ravens as an undrafted...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 08, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Detroit Lions DE Phillip Hunt Joins Hit Parade On Robert Griffin III

Poor Robert Griffin III got his behind handed to him Thursday night by the Detroit Lions defense. His offensive line was truly offensive, but a quarterback that was once heralded for his mobility was anything but. Between his own shortcomings and his offensive line he ended up getting hurt and knocked out of the game.After the game head coach Jay Gruden announced that he has a concussion...
Via FatManWriting
August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

DE Phillip Hunt is 'excited' for opportunity with Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions defensive end Phillip Hunt may know he's a long shot to make the team, but it isn't showing in his mood, according to Justin Rogers of MLive.com. After two full seasons without a team, Hunt is just happy to have another shot at proving he can play in the NFL. "I'm very excited for the opportunity," Hunt told MLive.com. "That's all I can hope for and ask for. I'll take...
Via FOX Sports
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions To Sign DE/OLB Phillip Hunt

ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that the Lions are signing former Eagles and Colts DE/OLB Phillip Hunt to a contract on Thursday. Hunt, 29, originally signed with the Browns as an undrafted free agent out of Houston back in 2009. He wound up playing two seasons for the Eagles before they waived/injured him last August. Hunt, unfortunately, suffered an ACL injury that required...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Horseshoe Mailbag: Why did the Indianapolis Colts release a wide receiver after only two days?

The Colts’ shocked the football world on Sunday when they took the risk of signing the controversial wide receiver Nu’Keese Richardson. What might be more shocking is how quickly Richardson was released. Richardson had strong potential early on in his college career, before he was arrested and later pleaded guilty to attempted robbery. This ended Richardson’s time with the...
Via cover32 - Colts
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Colts To Sign OLB Phillip Hunt

  ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that the Colts have agreed to terms with former Eagles OLB Phillip Hunt on Tuesday. Caplan adds that Hunt worked out for the team before the agreement was made. Hunt, 28, is coming off of ACL surgery, but was expected to be work out for teams during training camp. He originally signed with the Browns as an undrafted free agent out of Houston...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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