Redskins Officially Sign 12 Undrafted Rookies

Redskins Officially Sign 12 Undrafted Rookies The Washington Redskins started the process this week of signing their draft picks. The team also began signing UDFAs to fill in their 90-man roster as well. To make the moves official the Redskins had to release OT Xavier Nixon, who the team claimed off waivers back in February […]
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins Claim Offensive Tackle Xavier Nixon off Waivers

Redskins Claim Offensive Tackle Xavier Nixon off Waivers According to the NFL’s daily transaction report the Washington Redskins have claimed offensive tackle Xavier Nixon off of waivers. Nixon, a 6-6, 330-pound offensive tackle, spent the last two seasons with the Indianapolis Colts, he played in a total of eight games while starting two. The Redskins signed Nixon following […]
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Redskins Claim OT Xavier Nixon Off Waivers From Colts

The Washington Redskins claimed OT Xavier Nixon off waivers from the Indianapolis Colts on Friday, according to the NFL transactions release. Nixon, 24, actually signed on with the Redskins as an undrafted free agent out of Florida back in 2013. The Colts later signed him off of the Redskins’ practice squad before waiving him earlier this week. Last year, Nixon appeared in four...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts Cut S LaRon Landry, LB Andrew Jackson & OT Xavier Nixon

The Indianapolis Colts announced Wednesday that they’ve released veteran S LaRon Landry and placed LB Andrew Jackson and OT Xavier Nixon on waivers. There was some talk that Landry could be on the outs in Indianapolis. It’s worth mentioning that Landry missed four games this past season due to a PED violation. This moves makes you wonder if the Colts will try to re-sign...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts release LaRon Landry after two miserable years in Indianapolis, so what is next for the Colts?

The Indianapolis Colts parted ways today with Andrew Jackson, Xavier Nixon, and LaRon Landry. Jackson was arrested last month on a DUI charge, Nixon failed to show up for a walk through before the AFC Championship game, and LaRon Landry was suspended for four games this past season for PED use, and lost his starting job to Sergio Brown. The release of Landry might come to a surprise...
Via cover32 - Colts
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts Lineman Xavier Nixon Missed Team Plane, Won’t Play Vs. Patriots

The Indianapolis Colts’ team plane waits for no man. Especially not backup offensive lineman Xavier Nixon. In a bizarre sequence of events, Nixon has been ruled out for Sunday’s AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots after he missed the team’s flight to New England on Saturday. Stephen Holder of the Indianapolis Star first reported...
Via NESN.com
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts’ OT Xavier Nixon Misses Team’s Flight to New England

In the, “why the heck are all the headlines regarding the Indianapolis Colts negative category,” reserve offensive tackle Xavier Nixon literally missed the team’s flight to New England and will not be active in the AFC Championship game on Sunday. This coupled with reports that Trent Richardson is not accompanying the team to New England makes Saturday a rather negative news...
Via Sportsnaut
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Indianapolis puts Landry, Nixon on active roster

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Indianapolis has activated safety LaRon Landry and offensive lineman Xavier Nixon. Landry went on the commissioner's exempt list last week after completing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing substance policy. Nixon was placed on injured reserve with the designation to return after having arthroscopic surgery on an injured knee...
Via Associated Press
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts Activate S LaRon Landry & OT Xavier Nixon

The Indianapolis Colts announced Tuesday that they have activated S LaRon Landry from the exempt/commissioner permission list and OT Xavier Nixon from short-term injured reserve. The Colts also parted ways with CB Jalil Brown, OT Jamon Meredith and waived FB Stanley Havili from the PUP list with a failed physical. Indy also signed WR Eric Thomas to the practice squad and...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts Sign Veteran Tackle Jamon Meredith, Shuffle Practice Squad, Nixon to IR

Follow @MarcusDugan The Colts did some shuffling at the bottom of the roster and practice squad earlier, signing 8th year tackle Jamon Meredith (who played guard the last two seasons in Tampa Bay). They also signed tackle Reid Fragel to the practice squad, releasing defensive-lineman-disguised-as-a-tackle Tyler Hoover to make room. The team also gave running back Deji Karim an injury...
Via The Colts Authority
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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