Today the Oakland Raiders signed Ricky Lumpkin to their active roster. Lumpkin was signed to the Raiders practice squad after playing for Arizona Cardinals. Lumpkin was famous for his huge hit on former Raider Matt Lienart where he was fined for the huge hit. Lumpkin will come in and the Raiders will feel his presence.
The Cardinals got some good news on the injury front Tuesday when it was revealed that Dan Williams will only miss a few days of practice because of a leg injury. During today’s session of practice, Bruce Arians said that Williams has a sprained ligament in his right knee. To make matters worse, Williams also sprained his right ankle on Thursday.
The Arizona Cardinals have elevated defensive tackle Ricky Lumpkin from the practice squad and released guard-center Mike Gibson.
Lumpkin spent the entire season on the practice squad after he was re-signed following his release by Arizona at the end of training camp on Aug. 31.
Lumpkin spent his rookie season in 2011 on the Cardinals practice squad after he was signed as an undrafted...
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December 15, 2012