Posts Tagged ‘shawne-merriman’

Bills place LB Merriman on Injured Reserve

Bills linebacker Shawne Merriman has been placed on injured reserve with an Achilles’ injury, the team announced on Tuesday. “Shawne has worked extremely hard, but unfortunately, his Achilles flared back up and it doesn’t appear that he will be able to return to the field anytime soon,” Bills general manager Buddy Nix said. “So we felt it […]

Shawne Merriman Officially “Out” For Giants Game

The Bills announced that outside linebacker Shawne Merriman will not travel with the team and has been downgraded to out for Sunday’s game against the Giants. Merriman had been listed as “doubtful” after his left Achilles’ tendon flared up during Thursday’s practice. Merriman has also been dealing with a shoulder injury that kept him out […]

Eagles at Bills Thursday Injury Report

Philadelphia Did not participate: DE Trent Cole (calf), T Jason Peters (hamstring) Limited participation: DE Juqua Parker (ankle), DE Darryl Tapp (pectoral) Full participation: S Nate Allen (knee), WR Jason Avant (shoulder), TE Brent Celek (illness), WR Riley Cooper (hamstring), LB Moise Fokou (neck), CB Brandon Hughes (hamstring), DT Cullen Jenkins (tricep), T Winston Justice […]

Barnett Misses Practice of an Ankle Injury; Merriman and Wood also Miss Practice

Bills starting linebacker Nick Barnett expects to play this weekend against the Eagles despite being held out of practice because of a sore right ankle. Barnett doesn’t think the injury “is too serious” and expects to return to practice in the next few days. He rolled his ankle in a 23-20 loss at Cincinnati on […]

Source: Bills LB Merriman Seen Holding Steroids?

Turn Off The Lights? The jury is still out. According to a dependable source near to the situation, Buffalo Bills linebacker Shawne Merriman was caught handling steroids close to the United States border late Thursday, July 28, on the night before Bills’ training camp. Complimentary of the source, while trying to travel across Canada to […]

Bills and LB Shawne Merriman Come to Terms on 2-Year Contract Extension

Turn the lights back on, folks.  Shawne Merriman is staying put. After what looked like a near $2 million dollar mistake and only 20 minutes of practice time, the Buffalo Bills rang in the new year with the news that GM Buddy Nix came to terms on a two-year deal with Merriman.  The contract runs […]

Chargers dump LB Merriman, Place Davis on IR

Today, the Chargers made the move that has been in the works for the last couple of weeks, waiving former Pro-Bowl linebacker Shawne Merriman. He was given a “minor-injury designation” on October 13th, which said that the Chargers would release him once he was back to full health. After passing a physical today, the move […]

Why Merriman would thrive in Washington

Could Merriman make a home in the Nation’s Capital? Washington may emerge as a match for Merriman, he would fit right in with the ‘Skins 3-4 system.  Familarity, short adjustment period, and this could open up things for Orakpo on the outside.  Clearly, both parties benefit.  A win-win situation.  A scenario Shanahan is definitely intrigued by, a […]