MARCUS THIGPEN NEWS

Report: Jets work out DT Devon Still, WR Marcus Thigpen among others

The New York Jets are doing their due diligence ahead of Sunday's season finale against the Buffalo Bills by working out a handful of players. According to Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post, the Jets worked out defensive tackle Devon Still, wide receivers Marcus Thigpen and Eric Rogers, as well as linebacker Willie Jefferson.The Jets have been searching for a dynamic return...
Via Fox Sports
December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Bills sign KR Marcus Thigpen, cut Boom Herron and Denarius Moore

The Buffalo Bills have been searching for a return man since Percy Harvin went down, and the shuffling continued on Wednesday.The team announced that they've brought back wide receiver and kick returner Marcus Thigpen. They also signed guard Ryan Groy to the active roster, cutting running back Boom Herron and wideout Denarius Moore to counteract the moves.Thigpen had been with the...
Via Fox Sports
November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Bills Sign WR Marcus Thigpen & OL Ryan Groy, Waive Two

According to Vic Carucci, the Bills have signed WR Marcus Thigpen and OL Ryan Groy, and waived WR Denarius Moore and RB Daniel Herron to make room on the active roster. Thigpen, 29, originally signed on with the Eagles as an undrafted free agent out of Indiana back in 2009. Since then, Thigpen has played for a number of teams including the Broncos, Dolphins, Patriots, Buccaneers...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders make several roster moves

According to Raiders.com, the Oakland Raiders activated safety Nate Allen from the Reserve/Injured – Designated for Return List and placed him on the 53-man roster on Saturday. The team also waived WR Marcus Thigpen in order to make room on the roster for Allen. Raiders.com writes: 'The Raiders also re-signed S Tevin McDonald to the practice squad.The Oakland Raiders have activated...
Via 60 Max Power O
November 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders activate S Nate Allen from short-term IR

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Raiders have activated safety Nate Allen from short-term injured reserve list in time for Sunday's game against Minnesota. The Raiders waived receiver Marcus Thigpen on Saturday to make room on the 53-man roster. Allen injured his knee in the season opener against Cincinnati. He is expected to start alongside Charles Woodson against the Vikings...
Via AP on Fox
November 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders Activate S Nate Allen From I.R. & Waive WR Marcus Thigpen

The Oakland Raiders announced Saturday that they’ve activated S Nate Allen from short-term injured reserve list and waived WR Marcus Thigpen. The Raiders also re-signed S Tevin McDonald to their practice squad. Allen, 27, signed a four-year, $23 million contract that included $11.8 million guaranteed with the Raiders back in March. He stands to make base salaries of $2.9 million...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Raiders Sign WR/KR Marcus Thigpen

The Raiders signed WR/KR Marcus Thigpen to a contract on Wednesday, according to Bill Williamson. Williamson adds that Thigpen will likely get an opportunity to be the team’s kick returner. Thigpen, 29, originally signed on with the Eagles as an undrafted free agent out of Indiana back in 2009. Since then, Thigpen has played for a number of teams including the Broncos, Dolphins...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts Release WR/KR Marcus Thigpen, Promote LB Amarlo Herrera

The Indianapolis Colts announced that they’ve released WR/KR Marcus Thigpen and promoted LB Amarlo Herrera to their active roster ahead of tomorrow’s game against the Patriots. Thigpen, 29, originally signed on with the Eagles as an undrafted free agent out of Indiana back in 2009. Since then, Thigpen has played for a number of teams including the Broncos, Dolphins, Patriots...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Rookie Watch: Week Five

Welcome to week five of Rookie Watch, the weekly segment where I use statistics and film review to see how the rookies are progressing. All snap count data is done by me and is unofficial. In week five the Colts finished up a three game stretch against the AFC South by traveling to Houston and defeating the Texans 27-20. In a game that saw the over-the-hill gang shine and will the...
Via The Colts Authority
October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts cut QB Johnson, sign return specialist Marcus Thigpen

Josh Johnson's on-again, off-again, on-again tenure with the Indianapolis is off. Again.Per the Indianapolis Star, the Colts released the veteran quarterback in what may be a sign Andrew Luck is preparing to play in Sunday's matchup with the New England Patriots. Luck has missed the team's last two games.Johnson was signed by the team Oct. 2 and released Oct. 5 after being active...
Via Fox Sports
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts Signing WR/KR Marcus Thigpen

Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that the Colts are signing WR Marcus Thigpen to a contract on Monday. Thigpen, 29, originally signed on with the Eagles as an undrafted free agent out of Indiana back in 2009. Since then, Thigpen has played for a number of teams including the Broncos, Dolphins, Patriots, Buccaneers and most recently for the Bills. Buffalo cut Thigpen...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Wednesday 10/7

Bears Bears promoted DB Demontre Hurst to their active roster. (NFLTR) Bears signed OL Ryan Seymour to their practice squad. (NFLTR) Bills Bills signed K Billy Cundiff and WR Denarius Moore. (NFLTR) Bills released K Jordan Gay and WR Marcus Thigpen. (NFLTR) Chargers Chargers signed G Michael Ola and WR Donatella Luckett to their practice squad. Colts Colts signed...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Bills shuffle kickers by signing Cundiff, releasing Gay

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) The Buffalo Bills have shaken up their special teams by signing veteran kicker Billy Cundiff and releasing kickoff specialist Jordan Gay. The Bills also released returner Marcus Thigpen and signed receiver Denarius Moore on Wednesday. Cundiff replaces Gay on kickoff duties, and his arrival poses a threat to veteran kicker Dan Carpenter. Carpenter has been...
Via AP on Fox
October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan sends message, names four former Dolphins as captains

There's no doubt Rex Ryan knows how to motivate his players.For the Buffalo Bills' Week 3 game against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, Ryan made a statement -- sort of. He named four former Dolphins as captains before the game in an attempt to show Miami who they're missing.Those four players were Charles Clay, Richie Incognito, Marcus Thigpen, and Dan Carpenter.Ryan's extra form of...
Via Fox Sports
September 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Position review: Bucs in need of spark for special team's return game

TAMPA, Fla. -- Wanted: A return man. The pay: Negotiable. Starting date: ASAP. When will the Tampa Bay Buccaneers sign an effective return threat? There was a revolving door of options at One Buc Place last season, each one a disappointment, each one failing to provide the spark necessary to be memorable at the position. Solomon Patton. Bobby Rainey. Marcus Thigpen. Who's got next...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Bills' defense stifles Packers in 21-13 win

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) Bacarri Rambo intercepted two Aaron Rodgers passes and Marcus Thigpen scored on a 75-yard punt return, leading the Buffalo Bills to a stunning 21-13 upset over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. Defensive end Mario Williams also forced Rodgers to fumble, which led to running back Eddie Lacy being tackled in the end zone for a safety with 1:51 left. Dan Carpenter...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers, Packers struggle mightily in upset loss to Bills

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Bacarri Rambo intercepted two Aaron Rodgers passes and Marcus Thigpen scored on a 75-yard punt return, leading the Buffalo Bills to a stunning 21-13 upset over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. Defensive end Mario Williams also forced Rodgers to fumble, which led to running back Eddie Lacy being tackled in the end zone for a safety with 1:51 left. Dan Carpenter...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers upset by Bills, snap five-game win streak

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Bacarri Rambo intercepted two Aaron Rodgers passes and Marcus Thigpen scored on a 75-yard punt return, leading the Buffalo Bills to a stunning 21-13 upset over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. Defensive end Mario Williams also forced Rodgers to fumble, which led to running back Eddie Lacy being tackled in the end zone for a safety with 1:51 left. Dan Carpenter...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers upset by Bills, snap five-game win streak

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Bacarri Rambo intercepted two Aaron Rodgers passes and Marcus Thigpen scored on a 75-yard punt return, leading the Buffalo Bills to a stunning 21-13 upset over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. Defensive end Mario Williams also forced Rodgers to fumble, which led to running back Eddie Lacy being tackled in the end zone for a safety with 1:51 left. Dan Carpenter...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bills claim receiver/return specialist Thigpen

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) The Buffalo Bills have claimed Marcus Thigpen after the receiver was cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Thigpen who doubles as a return specialist has appeared in 36 NFL career games. The 28-year-old appeared in four games this year with Tampa Bay, and spent the previous two seasons with the Miami Dolphins. Overall, he has nine catches for 112 yards and a touchdown...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Bucs announce roster moves

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today announced that they have promoted tight end Cameron Brate from the practice squad, signed tight end D.J. Williams and waived wide receiver Marcus Thigpen. The team also signed linebacker Denicos Allen, tight end Taylor Sloat and fullback Evan Rodriguez to the practice squad, while releasing tight end Ted Bolser and cornerback Quinton Pointer from...
Via The Bay Cave
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Signing TE D.J. Williams & Promoting TE Cameron Brate

Aaron Wilson of the Nation Football Post reports that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are signing TE D.J. Williams to a contract on Tuesday. WR Marcus Thigpen has been placed waived on waivers to make room for the new additions. The Buccaneers are promoting TE Cameron Brate to their active roster. Tampa Bay signed LB Denicos Allen, FB Evan Rodriguez and TE Taylor Sloat to their practice...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Special Teams worst in team’s history!

The 2003 Bucs let the Panthers block a FG and a critical extra point that would have won the game, and still it wasn’t this bad. You’ve seen the old footage of Bucs kicker Neil O’Donoghue trying to kick the ball out of bounds but wiff on the ball as it goes nowhere but kicker goes down; it celebrates the old Bucs ineptness as a newborn franchise. And it still wasn’t this...
Via Buc Stop
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Saturday 11/1

49ers 49ers signed DB Leon McFadden from their practice squad. Buccaneers Buccaneers signed DT Matthew Masifilo from their practice squad. Buccaneers signed WR Marcus Thigpen from their practice squad. Buccaneers activated RB Charles Sims from injured reserve. Buccaneers waived/injured WR/KR Trindon Holliday. Cardinals Cardinals signed RB Kerwynn Williams from their practice...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Buccaneers, Patriots, Rams, Seahawks, Vikings

Buccaneers Buccaneers are expected to sign DT Matt Masifilo from their practice squad to active roster. (Adam Caplan) Buccaneers promoted WR Marcus Thigpen their active roster. (Aaron Wilson) Patriots The Patriots have ruled out DE Chandler Jones (hip) for Sunday’s game. (Mike Reiss) Rams Rams sign DB Jemea Thomas to their practice squad. Seahawks S Kam Chancellor...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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