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Texans Promote Josh Victorian and Waive Gooden

The #Texans waived LB Tavares Gooden and signed practice squad CB Josh Victorian to the 53-man roster. — Drew Dougherty (@DoughertyDrew) November 8, 2013   The Houston Texans have promoted corner back Josh Victorian from the practice squad to the 53 man roster. The move was made after the Texans waived inside linebacker Tavares Gooden with a left the squad designation. According...
Via State of the Texans
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Tavares Gooden Set to Join the Texans

Free agent linebacker Tavares Gooden is set to join the Houston Texans on Monday according to reports. Gooden worked out for the Texans earlier in the year in a private workout. Gooden attended the University of Miami and was drafted in the 2008 NFL Draft in the 3rd round (71st overall) by the Baltimore Ravens who he played with from 2008-2010. He was plagued by injuries with the...
Via State of the Texans
October 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants worked out three linebackers

According to Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post,  the Giants worked out former Bills linebacker Aaron Maybin,  Tavares Gooden formerly of the Ravens and 49ers, and Emmanuel Acho who played for the Browns. With Dan Connor done for the season,  the Giants are looking for someone else to bring in and help sure up their defense.  They recently claimed linebacker Allen Bradford...
Via Pro Football Zone
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Bring In Free Agent OL Antoine Caldwell & LB Tavares Gooden For Free Agent Visits

In addition to meeting with former Arizona Cardinals running back Larod-Stephens Howling on Wednesday, the Pittsburgh Steelers will also meet with Houston Texans free agent offensive lineman Antoine Caldwell and former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Tavares Gooden. Gooden was originally drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the third-round of the 2008 draft. In his last two seasons...
Via Steelers Depot
April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers Re-Sign Once Considered Successor of Ray Lewis, LB Tavares Gooden

Once believed to be the successor of Baltimore Ravens’ future Hall of Fame linebacker Ray Lewis, the San Francisco 49ers signed linebacker Tavares Gooden to a one-year contract, according to team’s press release. Gooden is a talented football player—and understanding that the, then-32 years old, aging, but effective Lewis (now 36) was approaching retirement—Gooden was hoped...
Via Gridiron Grit
March 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Playoff-experienced 49ers LB Tavares Gooden provides Harbaugh with advice

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — On the current San Francisco 49ers roster, there are 11 players that have been to the playoffs in previous years. But their win-loss record (23-24) isn't that impressive. Regardless, the 49ers are...
Via San Francisco 49ers Examiner
January 06, 2012  |  Discuss

NFC West champion 49ers get groove on in practice

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By JANIE McCAULEY AP Sports Writer Linebacker Tavares Gooden has been known to get down and start strumming an air guitar before practice. From Bruce Springsteen to Bob Seger, from country to hip hop, and rap, rock and R&B, the San Francisco 49ers are getting nearly as much variety through their impressive sound system during...
Via AP on Fox
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

49ers LB Tavares Gooden talks about his experience playing against the Steelers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Which player on the San Francisco 49ers knows a lot about the Pittsburgh Steelers? Looking through the roster, linebacker Tavares Gooden may be that player. Gooden spent the last three seasons with the Baltimore Ravens...
Via San Francisco 49ers Examiner
December 16, 2011  |  Discuss

49ers LB Tavares Gooden speaks out on the Ravens, his former team

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The nationally televised Thanksgiving game between the San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens has drawn a lot of attention to the two head coaches. Brothers Jim and John Harbaugh have been the talk of the national...
Via San Francisco 49ers Examiner
November 23, 2011  |  Discuss
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