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Odell Thurman

Free Agent
Linebacker

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YearTmGTacklesAssistsDef SacksInterceptInt TDFum RecFum TD
2005CIN16105361.505110
Average:1053625110
Total:105361.55110

NFL | Bresnahan believes Thurman should be reinstated

Thu, 28 Jan 2010 13:59:03 -0800

Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports former Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Chuck Bresnahan, who is the coordinator for the Orlando franchise in the UFL, said he believes the NFL should reinstate LB Odell Thurman. Thurman played for Orlando this season and Bresnahan said he was a big factor on the team. "Odell played lights-out football. It was really fun to watch him come back and do the things he loves to do," Bresnahan said. "On the practice field, in the games, even in the meeting rooms during training camp and the season, he was incredible. His personality is infectious. He did a tremendous job."

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NFL | Charge against Thurman dismissed

Tue, 24 Mar 2009 13:52:28 -0700

The Associated Press reports Ohio prosecutors have dismissed an assault charge against unrestricted free-agent LB Odell Thurman (Bengals).

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NFL | Thurman pleads not guilty

Fri, 01 Aug 2008 10:02:09 -0700

The Associated Press reports former Cincinnati Bengals LB Odell Thurman has pleaded not guilty to breaking a man's jaw during a fight while in line at a water park. Thurman was arraigned in Erie County Thursday, July 31, on a charge of felonious assault. Police are saying that Thurman punched a man in the face May 27 after they argued about a place in line. Thurman was suspended indefinitely in June after violating the National Football League's substance abuse policy. He is free on $20,000 bond and has a pretrial hearing scheduled for Aug. 25.

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NFL | Ohio police in search of Thurman

Sat, 12 Jul 2008 07:07:27 -0700

The Associated Press reports Northern Ohio authorities were seeking free-agent LB Odell Thurman (Bengals) Friday, July 11, on a felony assault warrant. Thurman was indicted last week by an Erie County grand jury, accusing him of punching a 19-year-old man. According to police, Thurman punched the man in the face, breaking his jaw, after they argued about a place in line at a water park resort.

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NFL | Thurman suspended indefinitely

Fri, 06 Jun 2008 16:48:55 -0700

Updating a previous report, John Clayton, of ESPN.com, reports free-agent LB Odell Thurman (Bengals) was suspended indefinitely by the NFL Friday, June 6, for violating the leagues substance abuse policy. Thurman will be out of football for his third consecutive season. A league spokesman said Thurman will not be eligible for reinstatement until after the 2008 season.

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NFL | Thurman facing indefinite suspension

Mon, 02 Jun 2008 21:18:31 -0700

Jim Trotter, of SI.com, reports free-agent LB Odell Thurman (Bengals) faces an indefinite suspension after violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.

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Falcons | Team not interested in Thurman

Fri, 23 May 2008 09:46:12 -0700

Steve Wyche, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports the Atlanta Falcons will not pursue free-agent LB Odell Thurman (Bengals). "We are pleased with our linebackers," general manager Thomas Dimitroff said. "We'll move forward with the players we have on our roster."

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NFL | Several teams interested in Thurman

Mon, 19 May 2008 10:01:45 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of The Cincinnati Enquirer, reports at least two teams have been in contact with free-agent LB Odell Thurman's (Bengals) representatives to express their interest in signing him.

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NFL | Thurman has no plans to file grievance

Mon, 19 May 2008 10:00:58 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of The Cincinnati Enquirer, reports free-agent LB Odell Thurman (Bengals) has no immediate plans to file a grievance over his release, according to Thurman's representative, Safarrah Lawson.

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Bengals | Team waives Thurman

Mon, 19 May 2008 08:26:07 -0700

Updating a previous item, the Cincinnati Bengals announced Monday, May 19, that they have officially released LB Odell Thurman. "The NFL provided Odell the opportunity to earn his way back onto our team, but we have not seen the right steps taken by him," head coach Marvin Lewis said. "With our offseason work in progress and new talent added at our linebacker position, we've determined it's best to keep moving in a direction that does not include Odell."

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