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Ryan Lilja

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Broncos | More moves made

Sat, 31 Aug 2013 13:19:51 -0700

The Denver Broncos placed LB Von Miller on the suspended list and LB Stewart Bradley (wrist) on Injured Reserve. They also cut OG Ryan Lilja, RB Jeremiah Johnson, TE Jake O'Connell and WR Tavarres King.

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Broncos | Ryan Lilja nicked up

Tue, 20 Aug 2013 21:50:38 -0700

Denver Broncos OG Ryan Lilja (knee) missed his second straight day of practice Tuesday, Aug. 20, due to a knee issue.

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Broncos | Ryan Lilja underwent major surgery in offseason

Wed, 07 Aug 2013 12:59:43 -0700

Denver Broncos OG Ryan Lilja (knee) underwent microfracture surgery on his knee this offseason.

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Broncos | OL gaining versatility

Wed, 07 Aug 2013 08:53:49 -0700

Denver Broncos head coach John Fox is mixing and matching his offensive line, using guys in different positions to add versatility. OG Manuel Ramirez, who is normally a guard, continues to start at center. OG Louis Vasquez was back at right guard Tuesday, Aug. 6, in practice after spending time at right tackle. OT Chris Clark was the left tackle during offseason workouts, but he was on the right side in practice Tuesday. OG Ryan Lilja was brought in to compete for the starting center job, but he saw time at right guard Monday, Aug. 5, and left guard Tuesday.

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Broncos | Peyton Manning gets some work new center

Mon, 05 Aug 2013 10:52:25 -0700

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning received some snaps from C Ryan Lilja during positions drills Monday, Aug. 5, but worked with C Manuel Ramirez during team drills.

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Broncos | Manuel Ramirez tops depth chart

Sun, 04 Aug 2013 16:56:20 -0700

Denver Broncos C Manuel Ramirez is listed as the team's No. 1 center on the first unofficial depth chart of the preseason. He is ahead of a host of others, including C J.D. Walton and recently signed OG Ryan Lilja.

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Broncos | Ryan Lilja works with second team

Sat, 03 Aug 2013 16:17:53 -0700

Denver Broncos C Ryan Lilja worked with the second-team offense at center during practice Friday, Aug. 2. Lilja said he made some mental and physical mistakes during practice.

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Broncos | Ryan Lilja comes out of retirement

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 17:43:42 -0700

Updating a previous report, retired OG Ryan Lilja (Chiefs) ended his retirement, and agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Denver Broncos Wednesday, July 31. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.

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Broncos | Make offer to Ryan Lilja

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 11:41:25 -0700

The Denver Broncos have made a contract offer to retired OG Ryan Lilja. The team is hoping Lilja could compete for the team's starting center job if he makes a comeback. Lilja is expected to make a decision in the next day or two.

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Broncos | Reached out to Ryan Lilja

Tue, 30 Jul 2013 20:30:42 -0700

The Denver Broncos have reached out to retired OL Ryan Lilja (Chiefs) about coming out of retirement.

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Chiefs | Ryan Lilja's possible comeback on hold

Mon, 20 May 2013 11:26:31 -0700

Retired OG Ryan Lilja (knee, toe) will not consider a comeback until he recovers from knee and toe surgeries he underwent this offseason. General manager John Dorsey and head coach Andy Reid have asked Lilja to reconsider his retirement decision.

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Chiefs | Interested in Ryan Lilja

Sat, 20 Apr 2013 10:24:08 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs have asked free-agent OG Ryan Lilja (knee, toe) to reconsider his decision to retire this offseason. Lilja underwent knee and toe surgeries this offseason and is rehabbing from the surgeries. He could re-sign with the team before training camp if he changes his mind.

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Chiefs | Have approached Ryan Lilja

Wed, 10 Apr 2013 07:09:50 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs have approached OG Ryan Lilja about playing another season, and he was receptive to the idea, according to a person with knowledge of the situation; however, no deal is imminent. Lilja said immediately after the end of last season that he would retire.

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Chiefs | Ryan Lilja retiring

Mon, 31 Dec 2012 11:52:28 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Ryan Lilja has announced his retirement from professional football.

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Chiefs | Seven players probable for Week 17

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 13:14:48 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Jon Asamoah (thumb), OG Russ Hochstein (back), OG Ryan Lilja (back), OL Rich Ranglin (knee), OT Donald Stephenson (illness), LB Cory Greenwood (illness) and SS Eric Berry (hand) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 28, and are listed as probable for Week 17.

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Chiefs | Seven miss practice

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 13:27:01 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (back), WR Terrance Copper (knee), LB Cory Greenwood (illness), DE Tyson Jackson (foot), OG Ryan Lilja (back), TE Tony Moeaki (head) and OL Donald Stephenson (illness) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 27.

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Chiefs | Seven miss practice

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 14:51:03 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs T Branden Albert (back), WR Terrance Copper (knee), LB Tamba Hali (illness), DE Tyson Jackson (foot), G Ryan Lilja (back), TE Tony Moeaki (head) and Donald Stephenson (illness) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.

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Chiefs | 11 players listed as probable

Fri, 21 Dec 2012 12:41:02 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs QB Brady Quinn (ribs), WR Jonathan Baldwin (illness), WR Josh Bellamy (illness), WR Terrance Copper (hamstring), OG Jon Asamoah (thumb), OG Ryan Lilja (back), OL Rich Ranglin (knee), CB Javier Arenas (ankle), CB Brandon Flowers (illness), FS Neiko Thorpe (illness) and SS Eric Berry (hand) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 21, and are listed as probable for Week 16.

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Chiefs | Six miss practice

Thu, 20 Dec 2012 13:59:28 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs WR Josh Bellamy (illness), CB Brandon Flowers (illness), G Russ Hochstein (back), G Ryan Lilja (back), Tony Moeaki (head) and DB Neiko Thorpe (illness) all did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 20.

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Chiefs | Four players sit out practice

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 14:27:38 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Russ Hochstein (back), OG Ryan Lilja (back), DT Jerrell Powe (illness) and CB Javier Arenas (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 19.

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Chiefs | Several being evaluated

Mon, 17 Dec 2012 15:55:33 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs CB Javier Arenas (ankle), FS Abram Elam (quadriceps), OG Russ Hochstein (back) and OG Ryan Lilja (knee) are being evaluated for their injuries.

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Chiefs | Three linemen questionable

Fri, 14 Dec 2012 11:48:49 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Jon Asamoah (thumb), OG Ryan Lilja (knee) and OT Branden Albert (back) are listed as questionable for Week 15. Lilja fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 14, while the other two were limited.

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Chiefs | Four miss practice

Thu, 13 Dec 2012 16:05:28 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (back), S Abram Elam (quadriceps), OG Russ Hochstein (back) and OG Ryan Lilja (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 13.

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Chiefs | Five players will not practice

Thu, 13 Dec 2012 09:53:08 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe (ribs), OG Russ Hochstein (back), OG Ryan Lilja (knee), OT Branden Albert (back) and FS Abram Elam (quadriceps) will not practice Thursday, Dec. 13.

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Chiefs | Four players sit out practice

Wed, 12 Dec 2012 14:33:25 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Russ Hochstein (back), OG Ryan Lilja (knee), OT Branden Albert (back) and FS Abram Elam (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 12.

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Chiefs | Two listed as probable

Fri, 07 Dec 2012 13:01:46 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Ryan Lilja (knee) and LB Tamba Hali (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 7, and are listed as probable for Week 14.

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Chiefs | Five miss practice

Thu, 06 Dec 2012 14:57:15 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs DB Eric Berry (hand, illness), DB Abram Elam (quadriceps), CB Brandon Flowers (hamstring), LB Derrick Johnson (hamstring) and OG Ryan Lilja (knee) all did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 6.

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Chiefs | Six players sit out practice

Wed, 05 Dec 2012 13:37:40 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Jeff Allen (illness), OG Ryan Lilja (knee), DL Allen Bailey (ankle), LB Derrick Johnson (hamstring) CB Brandon Flowers (hamstring) and FS Abram Elam (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 5.

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Chiefs | Three questionable for Week 13

Fri, 30 Nov 2012 11:41:11 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs T Branden Albert (back) and LB Tamba Hali (knee) were both limited in practice Friday, Nov. 30, and are questionable for Week 13. G Ryan Lilja (knee) fully participated in practice and is questionable.

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Chiefs | Four miss practice

Thu, 29 Nov 2012 14:20:18 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs T Branden Albert (back), LB Tamba Hali (knee), DB Kendrick Lewis (shoulder) and G Ryan Lilja (knee) all did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 29.

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Chiefs | Three will not practice

Thu, 29 Nov 2012 10:10:54 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (back), LB Tamba Hali (knee) and OG Ryan Lilja (knee) will not practice Thursday, Nov. 29.

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Chiefs | Five miss practice

Wed, 28 Nov 2012 13:57:54 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs T Branden Albert (back), LB Tamba Hali (knee), DB Kendrick Lewis (shoulder), G Ryan Lilja (knee) and WR Dexter McCluster (head) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 28.

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Chiefs | Two questionable

Fri, 23 Nov 2012 12:32:06 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OL Jon Asamoah (thumb) and G Ryan Lilja (knee) were limited in practice Friday, Nov. 23, and is questionable for Week 12.

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Chiefs | Two miss practice

Thu, 22 Nov 2012 11:41:01 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs T Branden Albert (back) and G Ryan Lilja (knee) both did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 22.

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Chiefs | Ryan Lilja will miss practice

Thu, 22 Nov 2012 09:15:23 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Ryan Lilja (knee) will not take part in practice Thursday, Nov. 22.

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Chiefs | Two players sit out practice

Wed, 21 Nov 2012 14:55:55 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Ryan Lilja (knee) and OT Branden Albert (back) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 21.

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Chiefs | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 18 Nov 2012 08:39:19 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared RB Cyrus Gray, DL Jerrell Powe, OG Jon Asamoah, WR Jonathan Baldwin, QB Ricky Stanzi, OG Ryan Lilja, FS Tysyn Hartman inactive for Week 11.

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Chiefs | Ryan Lilja questionable for Week 11

Fri, 16 Nov 2012 12:45:08 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OG Ryan Lilja (knee) did not participate in practice and is questionable for the team's Week 11 game.

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Chiefs | Three players listed as questionable

Sat, 10 Nov 2012 11:12:07 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs TE Steve Maneri (ankle), OG Ryan Lilja (neck) and OT Branden Albert (back) were limited during practice Saturday, Nov. 10, and are listed as questionable for Week 10.

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Chiefs | Four probable for Week 6

Fri, 12 Oct 2012 13:06:29 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs DB Jalil Brown (hamstring), DB Kendrick Lewis (shoulder), RB Shaun Draughn (ankle) and G Ryan Lilja (back) all fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 12, and are probable for the team's Week 6 game.

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Chiefs | Two limited in practice

Thu, 11 Oct 2012 14:07:28 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs RB Shaun Draughn (ankle) and G Ryan Lilja (back) both were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 11.

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Chiefs | Three limited in practice

Wed, 10 Oct 2012 14:53:35 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Jonathan Baldwin (hamstring), RB Shaun Draughn (ankle) and G Ryan Lilja (back) all were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 10.

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Chiefs | Three probable for Week 5

Fri, 05 Oct 2012 12:04:16 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Jonathan Baldwin (hamstring), CB Brandon Flowers (heel) and G Ryan Lilja (back) all fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 5 and are probable for the team's Week 5 game.

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Chiefs | Three fully participate in practice

Thu, 04 Oct 2012 14:13:35 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Jonathan Baldwin (hamstring), CB Brandon Flowers (heel) and G Ryan Lilja (back) all fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 4.

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Chiefs | Two limited in practice

Wed, 03 Oct 2012 14:15:13 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs S Kendrick Lewis (shoulder) and G Ryan Lilja (back) were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 3.

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Chiefs | Two probable for Week 4

Fri, 28 Sep 2012 14:01:55 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs TE Jake O'Connell (knee) and OG Ryan Lilja (back) are listed as probable for Week 4. O'Connell fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 28, while Lilja was limited.

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Chiefs | Seven limited

Thu, 27 Sep 2012 14:39:59 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Steve Breaston (knee), DE Glenn Dorsey (calf), S Kendrick Lewis (shoulder), OG Ryan Lilja (back), WR Dexter McCluster (elbow), OT Anthony Toribio (ankle) and WR Devon Wylie (hamstring) were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 27.

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Chiefs | Ryan Lilja says moving to center an adjustment

Thu, 27 Sep 2012 10:16:30 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs OG Ryan Lilja said he will have to adjust to playing center after lining up at guard for the last several years. "It's a change for me. When you play a position for a long time, there are things you don't have to think about anymore. There are things that are second nature. I've got to think about those things now. So I'm running through things in my head a little bit more than I would at guard," Lilja said.

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Chiefs | Five limited

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 16:09:26 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs DT Anthony Toribio (ankle), S Kendrick Lewis (shoulder), WR Devon Wylie (hamstring), WR Dexter McCluster (elbow) and OG Ryan Lilja (back) were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 26.

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Chiefs | Ryan Lilja to start at center

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 11:20:15 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs OG Ryan Lilja will start at center against the San Diego Chargers in Week 4, with OG Jeff Allen taking Lilja's spot. It's the same arrangement the team used when C Rodney Hudson (leg) went down in Week 3. Lilja has never started at game at center in his career.

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