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Leon Hall to reportedly be released by 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers signed Leon Hall to a contract last week, but they apparently were not impressed with what they saw from the veteran cornerback.Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that the 49ers have decided to release Hall. Hall, a former first-round pick out of Michigan, was considered one of the better corners in the league several years ago when he was with the Cincinnati...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Leon Hall has the potential to help improve San Francisco 49ers defense

Right about now, the 49ers should desperately be missing former quarterback Colin Kaepernick. At least when he was on the team, more people were paying attention to the controversy surrounding him rather than how sorry the 49ers were performing. The Niners’ ended the 2016 season with a 2-14 record, yet it will most likely be remembered not as a pitiful season of loss, but as a notable...
October 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers sign veteran CB Leon Hall

With a struggling secondary, the San Francisco 49ers have gone to the free agent pool and signed veteran cornerback Leon Hall. Hall, a 10-year veteran, was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in 2007 and remained with that team through 2015. He played with the New York Giants in 2016. Hall, 32, put up his best performance with the Bengals back in 2009, recording 71 tackles, 24 passes...
Via Sportsnaut
October 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: New York Giants sign Leon Hall

The New York Giants have added their third starter-caliber corner of the offseason, reportedly signing veteran Leon Hall away from the Cincinnati Bengals. I'm told CB Leon Hall is expected to sign with the #Giants today. — Rand Getlin (@Rand_Getlin) August 4, 2016 Hall, 31, is recovering from off-season back surgery, but has the necessary experience to help improve a Giants...
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August 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Leon Hall nearing a decision

Free agent cornerback Leon Hall may finally be gearing up to sign a contract for the 2016 season. The 31-year-old has put together a solid career thus far, playing the entirety of it with the Cincinnati Bengals. Though he has not exactly garnered a lot of interest during his free agency, Hall has garnered some and is now finally expected to decide which team he will suit up for this...
Via EndZoneScore
June 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Leon Hall had offseason back surgery

Veteran cornerback Leon Hall was a first-round pick for the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2007 NFL Draft, and he has been a valued member of the Bengals defense ever since. Serving as the team’s nickelback this past season, Hall struggled with injuries and was not very productive. Therefore, it is not surprising that he has not generated much interest on the free agent market this offseason...
Via EndZoneScore
April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Steelers vs. Bengals Highlights: Antonio Brown Flat-Foots Leon Hall

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown caught 7 passes for 87 yards Sunday in the team’s 33-20 win over the Cincinnati Bengals and he now has 100 on the season. Brown’s first catch in that game resulted in a 19-yard gain on 3rd and 3 and featured his excellent route... The post Steelers vs. Bengals Highlights: Antonio Brown Flat-Foots Leon Hall appeared first on Steelers...
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December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: Week 1 preview

Leon Hall is expected to make a full comeback after tearing his achilles last season. NFL week one and all of its glory is finally upon us. The Cincinnati Bengals will open their 2014 campaign on the road in Baltimore against the Ravens. Opening against the Ravens, an AFC North division opponent, will give the Bengals a good test to see where they are to start the year. The Ravens...
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: Biggest winners of training camp

The boys in stripes have been at it for about a week and a half now, and it is becoming more clear to the coaches who deserves a spot on the team and who just may not have what it takes to make it in the NFL. They have had some exciting returns, like Geno Atkins and Leon Hall on defense, but some minor setbacks, like tight end Jermaine Gresham and wide receiver Marvin Jones who have...
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL trade deadline: Why Cincinnati Bengals were a no show

As the clock wound down on the NFL trading deadline, the Cincinnati Bengals (6-2) are more focused on bringing home a treat from their Thursday night Halloween meeting with the Miami Dolphins (3-4) at Sun Life Stadium heading into the Bye week. While the team sits atop the AFC North with good traction, the defense is beaten up from the first half of the season and is thin in many...
October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

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