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Former Arizona Cardinals Linebacker John Abraham Wanted on Battery Charge

GLENDALE, AZ – DECEMBER 08: Outside linebacker John Abraham #55 of the Arizona Cardinals reacts after a sacking quarterback Kellen Clemens #10 of the St. Louis Rams in the endzone for a safety during the third quarter of the NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Off-field troubles continue...
Via The Sports Journal
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham has more legal problems

Two years ago, the Arizona Cardinals brought in veteran linebacker John Abraham to bolster the pass rush. He responded with 11 sacks in the 2013 campaign and was looked to for another strong season in 2014. A concussion forced him out of football but it hasn’t stopped the off-field legal problems he’s had. According to Gabrielle McMillen of sportingnews.com, Abraham is wanted...
Via cover32
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals Free Agency Profile: John Abraham

Free Agency Status:Unrestricted Free Agent2014 Contract:$3,925,000Why they must keep him:The Arizona Cardinals desperately need a linebacker who can rush the quarterback and in 2013 John Abraham led the team with 11.5 sacks. If Abraham were to come out of retirement for the 2015 season he would be the NFL’s sack leader among active players. Great as Abraham was in 2013, the Cardinals...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals Offseason Review: John Abraham

Our next installment of Arizona Cardinals offseason reviews is Linebacker John Abraham. Height: 6’4 Weight: 263 D.O.B.: May 6, 1978 (36)School: South Carolina Experience: 15 (Drafted 1st Round, NYJ, 2000) Position: OLBGoing into Season:John Abraham was coming off one of his best seasons as a professional. After signing with the Arizona in 2013, Abraham led the team with 11.5 sacks...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Cardinals Injury Update: John Abraham placed on IR

Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker John Abraham was placed in injured reserve this past week due to a concussion.  NFL writer, Kevin Patra reports the concussion will end Abraham's 2014 season and possibly his career.  It had been reported Abraham was suffering from some memory loss prior to the week 1 concussion.#455203802 / gettyimages.comAbraham's absence will diminish the...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

John Abraham Placed On IR

Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images Neil Mehta Staff Writer Outside linebacker John Abraham has been placed on Injury Reserve, which will end his season. This move was made after Abraham suffered a concussion during practice. This is Abraham’s 2nd concussion in a two week period and just recently took a 1-week leave of absence after Arizona’s Week 1 win over the San...
Via TopSportsReport
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals place John Abraham on season-ending IR

The Arizona Cardinals announced Friday that linebacker John Abraham has been placed on season-ending injured reserve. Abraham is still battling the affects of a concussion that he suffered against the San Diego Chargers in Week 1. The 36-year-old has likely played his last down with the Cardinals and probably in the NFL.  But the IR designation allows Abraham to collect his $3 million...
Via Sports-Glory
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

John Abraham placed on season ending IR

On Friday the Arizona Cardinals placed linebacker John Abraham on injured reserve ending his season following a concussion suffered in Week 1. Abraham took a week away from the team but once back did not pass though the concussion tests to gain clearance to play. The 36-year-old is the active NFL leader with 133.5 sacks but his career may be over. After a poor finish to the 2012...
Via Tireball.com
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals: John Abraham Placed on IR for Concussions, Likley Ending his Career

It’s been an interesting few days for Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham. Abraham suffered a concussion in the team’s Week 1 win over San Diego and admitted to suffering from memory loss, only to join the team a week later. Now, just days after his return, the Cardinals have placed him on the injured reserve list for concussions. In the latest twist out in Arizona, Cardinals...
Via Standing O Sports
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Cardinals place John Abraham on injured reserve

In what’s been a wild week surrounding the Cardinals, yet another piece of semi-surprising news is emerging from the desert this morning. In the latest twist out in Arizona, Cardinals are placing LB John Abraham on injured reserve due to concussions, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 19, 2014 Abraham had reportedly left the team nine days ago, but then...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals: John Abraham Should Hang it Up

The Arizona Cardinals need to put their foot down with John Abraham. The 36-year-old Abraham has reportedly been suffering from memory loss for over a year, and that was before he was diagnosed with a concussion in week 1 of this season. Those should signal red flags. Following his original concussion diagnosis, Abraham left the team to think about what he wanted to do with his future...
Via Standing O Sports
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

John Abraham Failed Concussion Test

According to Kevin Patra of NFL.com, that is why the outside linebacker has not yet returned to the team. We don’t know where in protocols Abraham is failing, so it’s hard to put a timetable on when he might be back. He is going to get the test again later this week which should solidify his status for this weekend’s game against the 49ers. Abraham would be a nice boost to...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals Release LB Marcus Benard To Make Room For John Abraham

Rand Getlin of Yahoo Sports reports that the Cardinals have released LB Marcus Benard on Tuesday to make room for veteran OLB John Abraham. Abraham is returning to the team after he took a leave of absence to weigh his future. Benard, 29, just re-signed wtth Cardinals after it appears as though Abraham was set to retire. Benard previously signed one-year contract with Arizona...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

When does it stop being too early to call J.J. Watt a Hall of Famer?

I know, it always seems foolish to discuss the Hall of Fame credentials of a player who could be around for at least another 10 years, and who is playing the final season of his rookie contract right now. Since time travel still hasn’t been perfected, we can’t go forward in time and know what injuries J.J. Watt could have to fight through, or if his career will be derailed by...
Via This Given Sunday
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals Injury Update: John Abraham suffering from memory loss

The Arizona Cardinals John Abraham may have hit a roadblock in what has been quite the career for the 36-year-old defensive end. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported the news via Twitter yesterday. Cardinals LB John Abraham is suffering from memory loss and has been for well over a year, per sources. Could be end of his NFL career.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 10, 2014...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Is John Abraham Done in the NFL?

John Abraham left the Arizona Cardinals and he might have left football for good, according to Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com. Abraham left the Cardinals 18-17 win over San Diego early in the third quarter and didn’t return to the game. Here’s what makes this odd. It was the first reported concussion of his 15-year career. If this was the first reported one, how many went unreported...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals: John Abraham’s Career in Doubt

Future Hall of Famer John Abraham’s NFL career may be over after news broke Wednesday that he has been battling memory loss for “over a year.” Abraham sustained a concussion Monday Night against San Diego, further depleting a Cardinals defense that is already without Karlos Dansby, Tyrann Mathiu, Darnell Dockett, and Daryl Washington from last season’s outstanding unit. Abraham...
Via Standing O Sports
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

John Abraham leaves Cardinals after concussion, dealing with memory loss

Veteran pass rusher John Abraham has left the Arizona Cardinals indefinitely after suffering a concussion on Monday night. Abraham was concussed while hitting his head on Chargers lineman DJ Fluker during his team’s win. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Abraham is suffering from memory loss and has been for over a year. Schefter says Abraham […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals Injury Update: Andre Ellington, John Abraham, Frostee Rucker

The Arizona Cardinals may be having one of those years. One of those years where there are so many injuries that they become insurmountable.  #452123131 / gettyimages.comAndre Ellington is trying to make progress through his foot injury; John Abraham is taking some time to himself after he received another concussion; Frostee Rucker is considered to be doubtful for Sunday's game...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

John Abraham leaves Cardinals, may retire

Getty Images John Abraham suffered a concussion in Monday’s win over San Diego and reports indicate that the outside linebacker may be ready to retire. The 36-year-old Abraham is one of the few pass rushing options on the Cardinals The veteran has 133.5 career sacks – ninth all-time. To compensate for Abraham leaving the team the Cardinals have signed Marcus Benard who played...
Via Tireball.com
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

John Abraham Suffering From Memory Loss

Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham suffered a concussion in their season-opening win against the San Diego Chargers on Monday night. According to reports, this latest concussion has forced the former Pro Bowler to step away from the team. In some rather disturbing details, Schefter is reporting that Abraham is suffering from memory loss and has been for “well over a year...
Via Sportsnaut
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: John Abraham suffering memory loss, leaves Cardinals

Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham’s playing days may be over. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Cardinals linebacker has left the team after suffering a concussion Week 1 vs the San Diego Chargers. Schefter also reports that Abraham has been suffering from memory loss for over a year. After suffering another concussion Monday night, Cardinals […]
Via Full Scale Sports
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Arizona Cardinals LB John Abraham has left team & is suffering from memory loss

After suffering another concussion on Monday night against the Chargers it appears the career of Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham may be over. After suffering another concussion Monday night, Cardinals LB John Abraham has left the team, quite possibly for good, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 10, 2014 Cardinals LB John Abraham is suffering from...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

John Abraham leaves Cardinals, suffering from memory loss

Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham suffered a concussion in Monday night’s game against the San Diego Chargers, leaving his NFL career in doubt. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Abraham has left the team. After suffering another concussion Monday night, Cardinals LB John Abraham has left the team, quite possibly for good, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter...
Via Sports-Glory
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

John Abraham leaves Cardinals due to concussion, memory loss

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Cardinals veteran OLB John Abraham has left the team after he sustained another concussion during the team’s season opener against the Chargers. Schefter adds that Abraham could possibly be leaving the team for good. According to Schefter, Abraham has been dealing with memory loss for over a year now and this could be career-ending. Reports...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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