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Cardinals place Chris Johnson, Tyvon Branch on injured reserve

The Arizona Cardinals were upset by the Los Angeles Rams over the weekend, but the game isn’t the only thing they lost. The Cardinals announced on Tuesday that running back Chris Johnson and safety Tyvon Branch would both be placed on injured reserve (IR) after each suffered groin injuries on Sunday. One of the two players could return provided they sit out the minimum of eight...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Cardinals announce signing of Tyvon Branch

PHOENIX (AP) The Arizona Cardinals have announced the signing of free agent safety Tyvon Branch to a two-year contract. The team did not disclose the terms, but a person with knowledge of the deal said it had a base salary of $8 million with $5 million guaranteed. The contract can be worth up to $10 million with incentives. The person asked for anonymity because the terms weren...
Via Associated Press
March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Tyvon Branch finding place to flourish in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The image of Tyvon Branch returning an interception for a touchdown in Oakland is exactly what the Raiders pictured when they signed him to a lucrative contract extension a few years ago.They just didn't picture him doing it for the Kansas City Chiefs.The veteran safety was voted AFC defensive player of the week after his pick-six in last Sunday's 34-20 victory...
Via Associated Press
December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Chiefs' Branch seals a win -- and revenge -- with this Pick-Six

Oakland probably wishes it had Tyvon Branch back right about now.Just look at what the former Raiders safety did for his new team -- the Kansas City Chiefs -- when the rivals met up at O.Co Stadium on Sunday.That has to hurt some Raiders fans out there. Branch effectively ended their winning chances -- and maybe their playoff hopes -- with that interception return.He spent seven...
Via FOX Sports
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: What role will Tyvon Branch play on defense?

The seven year veteran safety and former Oakland Raider, Tyvon Branch, will be lending his skills to the Kansas City Chiefs this season. After being released by Oakland in late February 2015, Branch quickly signed a one year deal with the Chiefs, stating that Justin Houston and Tamba Hali were important factors in his decision. “Whenever you can play behind a pass rush like that...
June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs sign S Tyvon Branch

Tyvon Branch will make 2.1 million this season with another 2 million available through incentives. This is a very smart, buy low, one-year prove it deal by the Chiefs. Branch has missed all but 4 games over the past 2 season with injuries, but he was once a solid safety, grading out as Pro Football Focus’ 11th ranked safety in 2011 and their 30th ranked safety in 2012. He’s...
Via The Football Fan Spot
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders Placing S Tyvon Branch On Injured Reserve

Ian Rapoport reports that after Raiders S Tyvon Branch undergoes surgery on his fractured foot, Oakland is expected to place him on injured reserve. Branch, 27, is in the third year of his four-year, $26.6 million contract that included $17.6 million guaranteed. His base salary for this season is $3 million and he stands to make $5.5 million in 2015 to go along with a $1 million...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders camp preview: Return of Tyvon Branch is huge

Today we take a look at the safeties that the Oakland Raiders currently have on roster as we head into training camp. Tyvon Branch is entering his seventh season in the NFL, all of which have been with the Raiders. During the 2008 NFL Draft, Branch was selected in the fourth round. Over the course of his career in silver and black, Branch has totaled 446 tackles, seven sacks, has...
Via cover32 - Raiders
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland Raiders: The three most intriguing position battles

As we inch closer to pre-season camp, there are some unfinished battles over starting spots on both offense and defense for the Oakland Raiders. Although head coach Dennis Allen doesn’t like his starters to feel comfortable at any stage of preseason, there are some players who are starting without a doubt. Matt Schaub, Darren McFadden, Justin Tuck, Lamarr Woodley, and Charles Woodson...
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Raiders fans not the only ones seeing Niners bandwagon

Any Oakland Raiders fan who is active on Twitter can tell you that the majority of Raider Nation is not too happy about the Niners advancing in the playoffs. There is a natural rivalry between the two teams simply due to geography and the fan bases do not typically get along. Given the Niners’ success in recent years, one of the things that Raiders fans have been most annoyed by...
Via cover32 - Raiders
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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