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Falcons | Russell Practices

Fri, 19 Dec 2003 11:20:58 -0800

Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (calf) practiced Friday, Dec. 19, and is expected to play in Week 16.

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Falcons | Russell Practices, Questionable For Week 16

Thu, 18 Dec 2003 16:56:58 -0800

Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (calf) practiced Thursday, Dec. 18. Russell is listed as questionable for the Saturday, Dec. 20, game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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Falcons | Russell Practices

Wed, 17 Dec 2003 20:36:41 -0800

Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (calf) practiced Wednesday, Dec. 17. Russell is questionable for the Saturday, Dec. 20, game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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Falcons | Russell Questionable

Wed, 17 Dec 2003 08:09:11 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports the Atlanta Falcons have listed LB Twan Russell (calf) as questionable for Saturday's, Dec. 20, game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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Falcons | Russell Held Out of Practice, Remains Doubtful for Texans Game

Wed, 26 Nov 2003 18:34:25 -0800

Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (vertigo) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 26, and is doubtful to play in Sunday's, Nov. 30, game against the Houston Texans because of vertigo.

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Falcons | Russell Vying For Inside LB Spot

Thu, 28 Aug 2003 10:18:27 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell is one of four players at the inside linebacker position vying for a spot.

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Falcons | Russell Returns

Tue, 26 Aug 2003 08:26:36 -0700

Updating previous reports, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) returned to practice on Monday, Aug. 25.

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Falcons | Russell Out For Dolphins Game

Fri, 22 Aug 2003 09:54:48 -0700

The Sun-Sentinel reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) has been ruled out for the Friday, Aug. 22 pre-season game against the Miami Dolphins.

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Falcons | Russell Re-Injures Knee

Wed, 13 Aug 2003 12:53:14 -0700

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee), who his battling for a backup position, re-injured his knee in the Saturday, August 9 pre-season game against the Green Bay Packers. A MRI revealed he did not suffer any major damage.

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Falcons | Team Thin At Inside LB Position

Tue, 12 Aug 2003 14:06:33 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports there are no obvious signs that Atlanta Falcons team officials will make roster moves before the first round of mandatory cuts, but if they do, it wouldn't be a shock if they paid attention to the inside linebacker position. With Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) having recurring left knee problems and the inexperience of rookie LB Recardo Wimbush and newcomer LB Tony Ortiz, Falcons head coach Dan Reeves acknowledged, "We're thin at the inside linebacker position." The other reserve there, playing behind starting LBs Keith Brooking and Chris Draft, is special-teams ace LB Artie Ulmer.

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Falcons | Russell To Undergo MRI

Mon, 11 Aug 2003 08:32:02 -0700

Updating previous reports, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) is set to undergo an MRI on the joint in his troublesome knee.

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Falcons | Russell Injured

Sun, 10 Aug 2003 09:59:03 -0700

Associated Press reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) suffered a jammed left knee during the team's pre-season game Saturday, August 9. He had surgery on the same knee last year and it was already bothering him during training camp previous to this latest injury.

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Falcons | Russell Returns, May Play

Sat, 09 Aug 2003 12:54:18 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) returned to practice Friday, August 8 and may play in the Saturday, August 9 pre-season game against the Green Bay Packers is unknown.

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Falcons | Russell Sits Out Practice

Thu, 07 Aug 2003 19:17:05 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) injured his knee during practice on Thursday, August 8, according to AtlantaFalcons.com. Russell had previously missed several days during training camp to rest his knee.

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Falcons | Russell Returns to Practice

Wed, 06 Aug 2003 21:20:49 -0700

Updating previous reports, Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell returned to practice on Wednesday, August 6, according to AtlantaFalcons.com.

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Falcons | Russell Sits Out

Tue, 05 Aug 2003 09:24:42 -0700

Updating previous reports, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) sat out of practice Monday with an inflamed left knee.

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Falcons | Mitchell Back at Practice

Fri, 01 Aug 2003 19:47:16 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) was back at practice on Friday, August 1 after having sat out both of yesterday's practices with a knee injury, according to AtlantaFalcons.com.

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Falcons | Russell Out

Fri, 01 Aug 2003 07:47:00 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (swollen left knee) was held out of practice Thursday, July 31. Russell is having trouble with the knee that kept him out of 13 games last season for the Miami Dolphins. He chipped a bone in the joint early last year, and has at times had problems with it lining up properly since.

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Falcons | Mitchell Injured

Thu, 31 Jul 2003 19:14:21 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell (knee) was added to the injured list, sitting out of both practices on Thursday, July 31 with swelling in his left knee, according to AtlantaFalcons.com. Russell, who played with the Miami Dolphins last season, missed all but three games last season with a knee injury.

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Falcons | Russell Holding Backup Spot

Thu, 31 Jul 2003 16:20:07 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell is the backup to weakside/inside LB Keith Brooking.

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Falcons | Russell Impressive

Thu, 12 Jun 2003 17:14:58 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Twan Russell showed impressive coverage ability in practice Thursday, June 12, by batting down several passes over the middle, according to AtlantaFalcons.com.

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Dolphins | Looking at LB in the Draft

Thu, 27 Mar 2003 00:23:56 -0800

Todd Archer, of the Palm Beach Post, reports for The Sporting News that the Miami Dolphins likely will spend at least one mid-round pick on a linebacker after releasing backup Twan Russell and watching backup Scott Galyon test the market as an unrestricted free agent. The club also would like competition for WLB Derrick Rodgers.

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Falcons | Russell Official

Mon, 24 Mar 2003 20:17:52 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports the Atlanta Falcons have officially signed LB Twan Russell.

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Falcons | Russell Agrees

Mon, 24 Mar 2003 15:50:45 -0800

The AP reports the Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with free agent LB Twan Russell (Dolphins) to undisclosed deal.

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Texans | Russell Visits

Tue, 18 Mar 2003 21:16:58 -0800

The Houston Chronicle reports free agent LB Twan Russell (Dolphins) visited with the Houston Texans on Tuesday. He is also a special-teams standout.

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Falcons | Russell Visits

Mon, 17 Mar 2003 21:31:10 -0800

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the Atlanta Falcons visited with free agent LB Twan Russell (Dolphins) on Monday.

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Dolphins | Russell Savings

Thu, 27 Feb 2003 01:45:43 -0800

Alex Marvez reports for the Sun Sentinel the Miami Dolphins saved $550,000 on their salary cap by releasing LB Twan Russell on Wednesday.

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Dolphins | Russell Released

Wed, 26 Feb 2003 15:53:00 -0800

Updating previous stories, reports the Miami Dolphins have released LB Twan Russell.

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Dolphins | Russell Placed on IR

Wed, 13 Nov 2002 11:20:33 -0800

Associated Press reports Miami Dolphins LB Twan Russell (knee) has been placed on injured reserve. His 2002 season is officially over.

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Dolphins | Russell Expected To Play

Sat, 09 Nov 2002 07:24:45 -0800

The Sun-Sentinel reports Miami Dolphins LB Twan Russell (knee) is expected to play Sunday night.

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Dolphins | Week 9 Inactives

Mon, 04 Nov 2002 17:26:59 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have declared QB Jay Fiedler, CB Omare Lowe, FB Deon Dyer, S Trent Gamble, LB Twan Russell, T Greg Jerman and DT Dario Romero inactive for week 9. QB Dave Dickenson is the teamís third QB.

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Dolphins | Russell Probable

Wed, 30 Oct 2002 13:32:05 -0800

As an update to previous reports, MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins LB Twan Russell (knee) is listed as probable on the teamís injury report.

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Dolphins | Russell To Be OK?

Mon, 28 Oct 2002 22:57:37 -0800

John Clayton reports for ESPN.com the Miami Dolphins have decided not to place LB Twan Russell (knee) on IR, at this time. He practiced Monday and he may be able play next Monday night against the Packers.

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Dolphins | Russell To IR, Soon

Wed, 23 Oct 2002 08:07:16 -0700

The Miami Herald reports Miami Dolphins LB/special teams player Twan Russell (knee) is going to be placed on IR, soon, barring a significant, unexpected recovery.

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Dolphins | Russell Sits

Thu, 17 Oct 2002 20:42:09 -0700

Chris Perkins reports for the Sun Sentinel Miami Dolphins LB Twan Russell (knee) missed practice on Thursday. It is not known if he will play Sunday.

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Dolphins | Russell Sits

Wed, 16 Oct 2002 21:28:55 -0700

Chris Perkins reports for the Sun Sentinel Miami Dolphins LB Twan Russell (knee) did not practice Wednesday. As noted earlier, he is doubtful for Sunday.

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Dolphins | Russell Doubtful

Wed, 16 Oct 2002 13:24:00 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins LB Twan Russell (knee) is listed as doubtful on the teamís injury report.

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Dolphins | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 13 Oct 2002 16:58:00 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have declared CB Omare Lowe, CB Paul Miranda, RB Deon Dyer, LB Twan Russell, T Mark Dixon, DT Dario Romero and WR Robert Baker inactive for week 6. QB Sage Rosenfels is the emergency QB.

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Dolphins | Russell Injury Update

Mon, 07 Oct 2002 10:17:55 -0700

Miami Dolphins head coach Dave Wannstedt said LB Twan Russell (knee) is scheduled to return to practice on Wednesday.

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Dolphins | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 06 Oct 2002 09:07:09 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have announced CB Omare Lowe, CB Paul Miranda, LB Twan Russell, OT Mark Dixon, DT Dario Romero, WR Robert Baker, and TE Desmond Clark as inactive for week 5. Sage Rosenfels will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Dolphins | Russell Has Surgery

Tue, 24 Sep 2002 14:14:32 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins LB Twan Russell (knee) underwent surgery Monday to debride a chondral lesion and remove loose bodies from his left knee. The team plans to re-evaluate him week-to-week to determine when he can return to action.

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Dolphins | Russell Still Sidelined

Fri, 20 Sep 2002 06:57:42 -0700

The Miami Herald reports Miami Dolphins LB Twan Russell (knee) remained sidelined at practice Thursday.

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Dolphins | Russell Sits

Thu, 19 Sep 2002 06:51:43 -0700

The Palm Beach Post reports Miami Dolphins backup LB Twan Russell (knee) missed practice Wednesday. Russell does not know when he can return to practice or whether he will play Sunday. "It was one of those things where we'll be smart about it, but it depends on the leg," Russell said. "I definitely want to play against the green team."

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Dolphins | Russell Injured

Sun, 15 Sep 2002 20:07:41 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports LB Twan Russell (sprained left knee) was injured during Sunday's game. Russell hurt his back in pre-game warmups and injured his knee later during the game.

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Dolphins | Russell Injured

Thu, 29 Aug 2002 22:21:09 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins LB/special teams player Twan Russell (concussion) was injured Thursday night.

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Dolphins | No Interest in Veteran LBs

Fri, 26 Apr 2002 05:08:58 -0700

According to the Miami Herald, the Miami Dolphins do not have any plans to pursue a veteran linebacker like Ed McDaniel (Vikings) or Lee Woodall (Broncos). Head coach Dave Wannstedt is interested in bringing in a young linebacker to give LBs Scott Galyon and Twan Russell competition for a backup spot with the team.

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Dolphins | Injury Notes

Wed, 07 Nov 2001 20:13:39 -0800

Ethan J. Skolnick reports for the Miami Herald Miami Dolphins WR Dedric Ward (foot) is questionable, and CB Jamar Fletcher (ankle) and LB Twan Russell (quadriceps) are probable for Sunday's game. All three practiced Wednesday. As previously reported, DT Jermaine Haley (thumb) and SS Brian Walker (thumb) were listed as out for Sunday's game.

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Dolphins | Injury Notes

Thu, 01 Nov 2001 19:26:50 -0800

The Sun-Sentinel reports Miami Dolphins FS Brock Marion (calf) was able to work in a limited basis during today's practice. He was upgraded from doubtful to questionable for Sundayís game. If he can't play, Arturo Freeman will make his second NFL start. WR Dedric Ward (foot) also was upgraded from out to doubtful. LB Twan Russell (quadriceps) and CB Jamar Fletcher (ankle) are expected to play.

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Dolphins | Russell Will Play

Wed, 31 Oct 2001 16:55:14 -0800

The Miami Herald reports Miami Dolphins LB Twan Russell (quadriceps) will play Sunday.

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Dolphins | Injury Update

Wed, 31 Oct 2001 13:00:32 -0800

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins WR Dedric Ward (foot) has been downgraded from questionable to out for the game against Carolina. CB Jamar Fletcher (ankle) and LB Twan Russell (right quad) are questionable for Sunday. S Brock Marion remains doubtful (calf).

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