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Recently Injured NFL Defensive End Deadlifts Ridiculous Amount of Weight

Former Washington Redskins DE Adam Carriker posted a video to Instagram of him deadlifting 505 pounds for two reps. Carriker isn’t the first person to Deadlift more than 500 pounds, and
Via Stack
9 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Injury Update: Adam Carriker is ready to play

The 2014 NFL season is right around the corner and teams will begin to open up their mandatory training camps as early as this weekend. Defensive end Adam Carriker has been a free agent since March of this year and is now showing the world he is ready to play, according to a report from Pro Football Talk.  Carriker has not played in an NFL game since September 16th of the 2012...
Via NFL Injury Report
12 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Free agent Adam Carriker deadlifts 500 lbs twice

A serious leg injury has kept defensive end Adam Carriker on the sidelines for the past two seasons. But the free agent is working hard to get back into the game after being released by the Redskins in March.Check out the big guy lifting a whole bunch of weight in this Instagram video he posted of himself. Carriker also included the following caption for the photo."Each week...
Via Bush League Chronicle
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Cut Five

The Washington Redskins released Adam Carriker, Jawan Jamison, Davin Meggett, Richard Quinn and Sav Rocca. The moves were made primarily to save money. Carriker was due to receive $6.5 million this season. By releasing him, the Redskins were able to save $2.98 million. Cutting Rocca saves the Redskins $1.2 million this season. The other three players were members of the practice squad.
Via KNOX ANIMAL
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins “Very Likely” To Give DE Adam Carriker To Prove Health In June

Three sources have informed Chris Russell of ESPN Radio 980 that the Redskins are “very likely” to give recently released DE Adam Carriker a chance to prove he’s healthy in June. John Keim of ESPN.com reported earlier in the day that the Redskins aren’t looking to re-sign Carriker at a lower salary in the coming weeks. Carriker’s release was listed as a ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Cut 5 Players Including Adam Carriker and Sav Rocca

Redskins Cut 5 Players One day after the Washington Redskins placed the franchise tag on Brian Orakpo the team cut ties with five players. The five players are defensive end Adam Carriker, punter Sav Rocca, runningback’s Jawan Jamison and Davin Meggett, and tight end Robert Quinn. Adam Carriker was set to make nearly $6.5 million [...]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins release Adam Carriker, Sav Rocca and three other players

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; The Washington Redskins announced today that they’ve running backs Jawan Jamison and Davin Meggett and terminated the contracts of punter Sav Rocca, defensive lineman Adam Carriker and tight end Richard Quinn. With the release today of Carriker and Rocca (plus other guys) the #Redskins...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Release Carriker And Rocca

Long rumored, the Redskins have officially parted ways with defensive end Adam Carriker. The 29 year old Carriker had battled injuries, missing the entire 2013 season. By cutting him loose, the team saves roughly $3 million in cap space. He had multiple surgeries since last playing in 2012 and hasn’t been able to make it back on the field. The team also announced the release of...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins release two veterans to clear cap space

Today the Washington Redskins made to roster cuts to save a little bit of cap Room. Both Adam Carriker and Sav Rocca were released today by numerous reports. @ZacBoyer: The #Redskins announced they have released DE Adam Carriker and P Sav Rocca. @RapSheet: The #Redskins announced they have cut DL Adam Carriker and punter Sav […]The post Redskins release two veterans to clear cap...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Release DL Adam Carriker & P Sav Rocca

The Washington Redskins announced the release of DL Adam Carriker and P Sav Rocca on Tuesday. Carriker’s has been mentioned as a release candidate for a few months, so this is exactly shocking move by Washington. Carriker, 29, signed a four-year, $20 million contract that included $3.7 million guaranteed with Washington back in 2012. He had a $6.5 million cap figure for the...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins' Adam Carriker remains hopeful about returning to Washington

Washington Redskins defensive end Adam Carriker has always been an optimistic man.  ESPN's John Keim reports that Carriker said that this year feels different, and he’s hopeful about playing after missing nearly two full seasons with quadriceps problems.Carriker, a nine-year veteran of the league has not seen the playing field since week two of  the 2012 season.  Three surgeries...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins' Adam Carriker likely cap casualty, club resigns DeAngelo Hall

The Washington Redskins will more than likely part ways with defensive lineman Adam Carriker, reports Janey Eisenberg of CBSSports. The Redskins are looking to free up cap money and releasing the oft-injured Carriker is the likely decision.Carriker's cap hit is about $6.8 million.  Releasing Carriker would allow the Redskins to save about $5 million.  Of the seven defensive...
Via NFL Injury Report
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Potential Cap Casualties For The Redskins

John Keim of ESPN.com offers up some suggestions regarding a Redskins few players who could be on the chopping block in the next few weeks. Stephen Bowen First up for Keim is DE Stephen Bowen who currently has a $7.02 million cap figure for the 2014 season. Bowen, 29, has just two years remaining on his current contract and releasing him would free up close to $2 million. He...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins: Adam Carriker’s season not over, returned to practice

It appears Adam Carriker’s season isn’t over after all. The Washington Redskins notified PFT that a report from the Washington Times we cited stating that Carriker’s season had come to a close was incorrect and that Carriker returned to practice for the team on Tuesday. Carriker has been on the physically unable to perform for the Redskins since the start of training camp...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Adam Carriker won’t be able to play in 2013

Washington Redskins defensive lineman Adam Carriker isn’t expected to play this season after undergoing numerous surgeries since last season. #Redskins DE Adam Carriker will not be able to play this year. Has been on PUP. Has not played since Week 2 of 2012 w/ three surgeries. — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980) November 13, 2013 This is really sad.  Carriker seemed to have...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Ken Anderson To Re-Sign With TNA

Mr. Anderson, who is currently not under contract to TNA Wrestling, stated in an interview with 4th & Pain (Adam Carriker of the Washington Redskins and former wrestling announcer Chuck Carroll) that he expects to sign a new contract with Impact Wrestling “within a week.” He said his agent and lawyer are currently working on finishing up a deal with the company and that he...
Via WZR Online
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Update On Mr. Anderson’s TNA Status – Expects To Sign A New Deal “Within A Week”

Mr. Anderson, who is currently not under contract to TNA Wrestling, stated in an interview with 4th & Pain (Adam Carriker of the Washington Redskins and former wrestling announcer Chuck Carroll) that he expects to sign a new contract with Impact Wrestling “within a week.”He said his agent and lawyer are currently working on finishing up a deal with the company and that he...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
September 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins place Adam Carriker on PUP list

The Washington Redskins have placed defensive end Adam Carriker on the physically unable to perform reserve list, meaning he will be out for at least the first six weeks of the regular season, according to Darin Gantt of Pro Football Talk. Carriker tore his quadriceps tendon in Week 2 of the 2012 season and was placed on injured reserve. He underwent his third surgery in his right...
Via NFL Injury Report
August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Who Will Replace Adam Carriker for the Redskins?

Carriker will likely be placed on IR for the 2nd straight year The horrible news came out a few days ago that Washington Redskins left defensive end Adam Carriker will miss 4 or 5 months with a third surgery within 10 months on his bothersome right quadriceps that he tore week two last year versus the St Louis Rams. I have to think that this will mean Carriker will be put on injured...
Via Blog So Hard Sports
July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Adam Carriker expected to be out for 4-5 months

Redskins defensive lineman Adam Carriker recently underwent surgery on his quad. Washington head coach Mike Shanahan told the media today that he expects Carriker to be out for four to five months. Shanahan: Adam Carriker faces a 4 to 5-month recovery time. #Redskins — Rich Campbell (@Rich_Campbell) July 25, 2013 It sounds like Carriker will be out for the season.  There might...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins place 3 on PUP, cut 2 on 1st day of camp

The Washington Redskins have placed defensive end Adam Carriker, cornerback Josh Wilson and offensive lineman Maurice Hurt on the active physically unable to perform list. The Redskins made the moves Thursday before their first training camp practice. Carriker is scheduled to have a third surgery on a right leg injury suffered last season. Wilson is recovering from left shoulder...
Via Fox Sports
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Carriker to have third surgery on quadriceps tendon

Redskins defensive lineman Adam Carriker confirmed that he will have a third surgery on his problematic right quadriceps tendon Thursday. Carriker missed the bulk of last season after tearing the tendon early in Washington’s second game. Carriker had to have a second surgery on the area earlier this offseason. It wasn’t immediately clear what complications required a third...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins place three players on the PUP list

The Washington Redskins have placed Josh Wilson, Adam Carriker an Maurice Hurt on the PUP list. #Redskins also officially put Adam Carriker, Josh Wilson and Maurice Hurt on the Reserve/PUP list. That means they just can't practice. — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980) July 25, 2013 Carriker just underwent another surgery on his quad. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: More surgery for Adam Carriker

Posted by Josh Alper on July 24, 2013, 5:18 PM EDT AP Redskins defensive end Adam Carriker said in June that he expected to start training camp on the PUP list and that looks like a prediction that will come true.When he might get off that list is the subject of considerably less clarity. Tarik El-Bashir of CSNWashington.com reports that Carriker needs to have another surgery on...
Via Ditka in a Box
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Adam Carriker to Have Surgery on Left Quad, Again

CSN Washington’s Chick Hernandez reported Wednesday that Adam Carriker was going to have to undergo another surgical procedure to fix his problematic quad. Team source: Adam Carriiker Redskins DE set for surgery tomorrow on same left quad he injured last year. Will be out on preseason PUP list — Chick Hernandez (@CHICKatCSN) July 24, 2013 [...]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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