JABARI GREER NEWS

NFL Injury Update: Jabari Greer might never play again

Former New Orleans Saints cornerback Jabari Greer saw his 2013 NFL season come to an end in November of last year when he tore his anterior cruciate ligament, posterior cruciate ligament and his total posterior lateral compartment in his left knee.  Although he says his rehab is “going really well", NFL.com's Mike Coppinger reports that Greer is unsure if he will ever...
Via Sports Injury Alert
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Greer unsure if he’ll continue his NFL career

Free agent cornerback Jabari Greer claims his rehab from a major knee injury is “going really well.” It’s unlikely he’ll be healthy enough to work out for any NFL teams prior to training camp. “I think my pride and my body have two different things to say about that,” joked Greer, who was released by the Saints in February. “But we’ll see. I mean, God can do anything...
Via Pro Football Zone
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Greer not ready to attempt comeback from knee injury

Cornerback Jabari Greer saw his 2013 season with the Saints come to an end in November when he tore his ACL, PCL and total posterior lateral compartment in a game against the 49ers. Seven months isn’t a lot of time to recover from that combination of injuries, which makes it no surprise that Greer isn’t ready to start shopping himself to teams. Greer said he didn’t think he’d...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agent CB Jabari Greer Not Pursuing Opportunities With NFL Teams

  Free agent CB Jabari Greer recently mentioned that he is not actively pursuing opportunities with NFL teams and would prefer to wait until he’s 100 percent recovered from his season-ending knee injury. “I think right now today, I’m very content with where I am,” Greer said, via ESPN.com. “But in the future, I’m sure that itch is gonna come, because it does for everybody...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Ravens Also Considering CBs Asante Samuel, Dunta Robinson, Drayton Florence & Jabari Greer

  Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun has reported that the Ravens are among the teams with interest in free agent CB Brandon Flowers. However, it appears as though the Ravens are casting a wide net when it comes to finding some extra depth at the position. Wilson reports that the Ravens also have interest in free agent cornerbacks: Asante Samuel, Dunta Robinson, Drayton Florence...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Free Agency Reminder: Who Remains Unemployed?

As we enter the painfully long 3-plus month wait until the NFL bestows its magical graces upon us, draft picks are signing by the dozens and the last patch of unattractive free agents begin to negotiate low-risk incentive-laden contracts. There remain countless free agents with NFL experience floating in limbo as OTAs are conducted, most of which are relying on an unexpected season...
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

A few ex Saints are still looking for NFL jobs

When you look at the Saints roster you get the feeling it is close to complete but they could still round out some of their needs with some post draft pick ups. When the Saints start seeing some of these guys practice, too, they’ll get a better feel for whether or not they need to bring in certain veterans at a given position. And of course there’s still guys that were with the...
Via The Saints Nation
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Notes: Jimmy Graham, Jabari Greer, Robert Meacham, Nick Toon

  Albert Breer of the NFL Network posted some notes regarding the Saints and some potential roster moves to keep an eye on in the coming months. Jimmy Graham Breer is getting the sense that the Saints will eventually have a long-term contract in place with TE Jimmy Graham. However, Breer mentions that this could come down to the wire as they will have until July negotiate a long...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Mailbag: which unit will lead the New Orleans Saints, and do they change draft philosophy now?

In this week’s mailbag, we look at which unit will lead the Saints in 2014 and who would be best to grace the stage at WrestleMania. 1.) In light of the recent roster moves, what will be the strength of the Saints defense next year? While the Saints’ defensive line, by far the top defensive group for the team in 2013, hasn’t lost a beat so far in the offseason, the Saints’...
Via cover32 - Saints
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints: 5 Biggest Questions Heading Into 2014 Season

The New Orleans Saints have made some serious moves so far.  GM Mickey Loomis and Coach Sean Payton have been quite busy.  Veterans like LB Jonathan Vilma, SS Roman Harper, DE Will Smith, CB Jabari Greer, WR Lance Moore, FS Malcolm Jenkins and even RB Darren Sproles have all parted ways with the Black and Gold.  These transactions have left many Saints fans wondering what exactly...
Via Football Nation
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Offseason: Saying goodbye to familiar faces

All good things must come to an end, and 2013 is the end of an era for the Saints. Cutting/not resigning players like Malcolm Jenkins, Jabari Greer, Roman Harper, Lance Moore, Jonathon Vilma, and Will Smith signifies that. All of them were big contributors in the 2009 season, when Hell froze over and the Saints won their first Super Bowl in history. In the five years since then,...
Via Gumbeaux Sports
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Saints Position Breakdowns: Defensive Backs

Before the addition of Jairus Byrd, the defensive backfield was a major concern and desperate for talent. Losing Roman Harper, Jabari Greer and Malcolm Jenkins complicated matters. Adding Byrd is a game change, of course, but cornerback remains one of the weakest positions of depth on the team. Keenan Lewis is a rock cover man and a terrific land for the Saints a year ago, but the...
Via The Saints Nation
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints may be active in free agency

It’s been an interesting offseason so far in the bayou, in sort of a sneaky way. Although other teams are garnering the majority of the national attention, the Saints have made many moves that could set them up to be key players in the looming free agent market. After releasing Roman Harper, Will Smith, Jabari Greer, and Jon Vilma they freed up space on the defensive side of the...
Via cover32 - Saints
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints need to upgrade secondary through free agency

By releasing veteran leaders Roman Harper and Jabari Greer the Saints created a hole to fill in their secondary, and the situation with Malcolm Jenkins looming free agency only exacerbates the issue. As we discussed yesterday it’s quite clear that the Saints will need to be active in free agency to fill said holes, because striking gold in the draft again this year (as they did...
Via cover32 - Saints
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans expected to be active in secondary search

After releasing veteran’s Roman Harper and Jabari Greer the Saints were left with two massive holes at the back end of their defense. What’s more, Malcolm Jenkins is set to become a free agent (and a pricey one at that). On the bright side, second year phenom Kenny Vaccaro should be healthy come training camp, Keenan Lewis looks to be a solid option at cornerback, and Cory White...
Via cover32 - Saints
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

The Legacy of Harper, Greer, Smith, Vilma + Offensive Line Breakdown

Ralph, Andrew and Dave break down the Saints latest salary cap moves. Will the Saints focus on getting corners or safeties this off season? They also try to evaluate the legacy of Roman Harper, Jabari Greer, Will Smith, and Jonathan Vilma. Andrew says Vilma should be celebrated for fighting Goodell over Bounty Gate. Ralph believes Greer one of the most under appreciated...
Via The Saints Nation
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints Part Ways With Well Known Veterans

On Wednesday, the New Orleans Saints officially released some well-known names from their roster to clear up some much needed cap space.Veterans including safety Roman Harper, defensive lineman Will Smith and cornerback Jabari Greer were all cut from the Black and Gold.Middle linebacker Jonathan Vilma was also informed that he will not be re-signed by the franchise.All four players...
Via Football Nation
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Say Goodbye to Four Defensive Heroes

You've likely heard the news by now, the Saints have parted ways with Jabari Greer, Will Smith and Roman Harper to get under the salary cap while also announcing they will not re-sign Jonathan Vilma. Those are four veteran players past their prime, three of which spent at least part of the 2013 season on injured reserve. The writing was on the wall for these guys and it was expected...
Via The Saints Nation
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Saints part ways with Harper, Smith, Greer, and Vilma out

The New Orleans Saints have released veterans Roman Harper, Will Smith, and Jabari Greer. Additionally, they have announced they will not re-sign linebacker Jon Vilma. You may also be interested in:BREAKING: Saints part ways with Harper, Smith, Greer, and Vilma outPeyton Manning has moving trucks outside of his Cherry Hills homeWould an expanded NFL playoff format be a big deal?
Via cover32
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints release Harper, Smith, Greer

New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis says the club released strong safety Roman Harper, outside linebacker and defensive end Will Smith, and cornerback Jabari Greer. Loomis also says the club does not intend to re-sign linebacker Jonathan Vilma, who has been hampered by recurring knee injuries the past few seasons. Loomis says parting ways with four longtime Saints...
Via AP on Fox
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints Part Ways With Four Key Defensive Players

Four key defensive players won’t be back with the New Orleans Saints in 2014. The team terminated the contracts of safety Roman Harper, cornerback Jabari Greer and DE/OLB Will Smith and announced that linebacker Jonathan Vilma will not be re-signed on Wednesday. “I would like to thank Jabari, Roman, Will, and Jonathan for their contributions on and off the field for the...
Via Gridiron Grit
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints cleared 17 million in cap space today by cutting three veterans

Today the New Orleans Saints released Jabari Greer, Will Smith, and Roman Harper.  Two of the moves were not a surprise, in Will Smith and Roman Harper.  The surprise move was definitely Jabari Greer.  Greer has been a very solid starter since arriving in New Orleans.  Greer is 32 and coming off an ACL injury, […]The post New Orleans Saints cleared 17 million in cap space today...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

The Saints Cut Ties With Will Smith, Roman Harper, And Jabari Greer

The Saints cut Defensive End Will Smith, Safety Roman Harper, and Cornerback Jabari Greer on Wednesday, ending their long tenure with the Saints as the team tries not only to get under the cap, but also to sign some pretty important free agents on their roster. Smith’s Legacy Will Smith (Drafted in the 1st round […]The post The Saints Cut Ties With Will Smith, Roman Harper, And...
Via WCSN - The Water Cooler Sports Network
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints part ways with Jabari Greer, Roman Harper, Will Smith and Jonathan Vilma

New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Wednesday that the club has terminated the contracts of CB Jabari Greer, S Roman Harper and DE/OLB Will Smith and that they will not re-sign ILB Jonathan Vilma. “I would like to thank Jabari, Roman, Will and Jonathan for their contributions on and off the field for the New Orleans Saints over the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Saints cut Jabari Greer, Will Smith, Roman Harper and won’t re-sign Jonathan Vilma

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; The New Orleans Saints have announced that they’ve cut Jabari Greer, Will Smith, Roman Harper and won’t re-sign Jonathan Vilma. “I would like to thank Jabari, Roman, Will and Jonathan for their contributions on and off the field for the New Orleans Saints over the past several years...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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