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Erik Pears

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Bills | Cyrus Kouandjio losing ground on starting gig

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:33:41 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Cyrus Kouandjio has struggled in training camp, and Joe Buscaglia of 550 Sports Radio believes that OT Erik Pears is now the frontrunner for the starting right tackle job.

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Bills | Erik Pears works with starters

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:57:45 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears worked with the first-team offense at right tackle during practice Wednesday, July 23.

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Bills | Erik Pears' roster spot could be in jeopardy

Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:51:54 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears' starting job and roster spot could be in jeopardy if OT Cyrus Kouandjio performs well in training camp.

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Bills | Cyrus Kouandjio will have chances to earn starting gig

Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:23:35 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Cyrus Kouandjio worked mainly with the second-team offense during minicamp, but he is expected to spend time with the first-team once training camp begins, according to ESPN.com's Mike Rodak. Rodak also said that he believes Kouandjio will eventually beat out OT Erik Pears for the starting job.

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Bills | Would like Cyrus Kouandjio to win RT job

Sun, 22 Jun 2014 17:19:05 -0700

The Buffalo Bills would like OT Cyrus Kouandjio to win the starting right tackle job during training camp, but he will have to earn it with his performance. He will be competing with OT Erik Pears for the job, but Kouandjio is considered the favorite.

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Bills | No surprises along offensive line

Wed, 28 May 2014 19:38:32 -0700

The Buffalo Bills opened practice Wednesday, May 28, at organized team activities (OTAs) with an offensive line consisting of OT Cordy Glenn at left tackle, OG Chris Williams at left guard, C Eric Wood at center, OG Kraig Urbik at right guard and OT Erik Pears at right tackle.

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Bills | Cyrus Kouandjio works with starters

Wed, 28 May 2014 09:50:50 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Cyrus Kouandjio shared reps with OT Erik Pears at right tackle with the first-team offense during organized team activities Wednesday, May 28.

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Bills | Cyrus Kouandjio expected to compete for RT job

Fri, 09 May 2014 17:46:27 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Cyrus Kouandjio likely will compete with OT Erik Pears for the starting right tackle job during training camp.

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Bills | Erik Pears expected to be cut candidate

Sun, 02 Mar 2014 18:06:40 -0800

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears appears to be a candidate to be released this offseason, because the team would save $2.9 million in salary cap space and are expected to look to upgrade their offensive line.

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Bills | Expected to cut Erik Pears

Wed, 08 Jan 2014 12:08:17 -0800

The Buffalo Bills likely will release OT Erik Pears this offseason because they would be able to save $2.9 million in salary cap space.

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Bills | Two players held out of practice

Mon, 02 Sep 2013 15:46:28 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears (ankle) and DE Alex Carrington (ankle) did not participate in practice Monday, Sept. 2, because of sore ankles. Head coach Doug Marrone indicated both should be available to play Week 1.

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Bills | Erik Pears looks like leader for RT job

Fri, 16 Aug 2013 12:10:35 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears appears to be the leading candidate for the starting right tackle job this season. OTs Sam Young and Thomas Welch have not been able to unseat Pears at the position, and OT Chris Hairston (undisclosed) is still on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

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Bills | Several injured players expected to be ready for camp

Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:30:27 -0700

Buffalo Bills DT Kyle D. Williams (Achilles'), CB Leodis McKelvin (groin), OT Chris Hairston (undisclosed), TE Lee Smith (undisclosed), OT Erik Pears (undisclosed) and WR Marcus Easley (undisclosed) are expected to be ready for the start of training camp.

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Bills | Competition at right offensive tackle?

Mon, 07 Jan 2013 09:22:26 -0800

There could be competition at right tackle between Buffalo Bills OTs Erik Pears, Chris Hairston and Zebrie Sanders next season. The Bills really like Sanders at the spot.

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Bills | Erik Pears will need surgery

Thu, 08 Nov 2012 10:19:31 -0800

Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey said OT Erik Pears (hip) will need surgery to repair his injured hip. The extent of the surgery is not known at this point.

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Bills | Place two on IR

Tue, 06 Nov 2012 13:51:41 -0800

The Buffalo Bills placed CB Terrence McGee (knee) and OT Erik Pears (hip) on Injured Reserve Tuesday, Nov. 6.

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Bills | Erik Pears could miss more time

Mon, 05 Nov 2012 13:01:25 -0800

Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey indicated OT Erik Pears (hip) may have to sit out two more weeks so the team could evaluate his hip injury.

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Bills | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 04 Nov 2012 08:39:15 -0800

The Buffalo Bills have declared SS Delano Howell, OT Erik Pears, PK John Potter, LB Kirk Morrison, DL Mark Anderson, QB Tarvaris Jackson, CB Terrence McGee inactive for Week 9.

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Bills | Erik Pears to miss Week 9

Sat, 03 Nov 2012 10:12:21 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears (hip, groin) did not travel with the team for their Week 9 game and has been ruled out.

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Bills | Two doubtful for Week 9

Fri, 02 Nov 2012 13:04:40 -0700

Buffalo Bills CB Terrence McGee (knee) was limited in practice Friday, Nov. 2, and is doubtful for Week 9. T Erik Pears (hip) did not participate in practice and is doubtful.

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Bills | Three do not practice

Thu, 01 Nov 2012 11:20:32 -0700

Buffalo Bills OG Chad Rinehart (ankle), OT Erik Pears (hip) and DE Mark Anderson (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 1.

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Bills | Four limited

Wed, 31 Oct 2012 13:31:19 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Cordy Glenn (ankle), CB Terrence McGee (knee), OT Erik Pears (hip) and DT Kyle Williams (ankle) were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 31.

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Bills | Erik Pears, Chris Hairston to split time at RT

Fri, 14 Sep 2012 11:37:31 -0700

Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey said OTs Erik Pears and Chris Hairston will split time at right tackle in Week 2 because Pears is returning from a groin injury and is still not ready to play a full game.

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Bills | Erik Pears expects to play

Wed, 05 Sep 2012 12:57:02 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears (groin) said he expects to play Week 1 after missing a majority of the preseason with a groin injury. He was scheduled to participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 5.

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Bills | Chris Hairston could start Week 1

Sun, 02 Sep 2012 11:34:17 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Chris Hairston may start at right tackle Week 1 because of the injury to OT Erik Pears (hernia). Head coach Chan Gailey said he expects Pears to take part in limited practice Monday, Sept. 3, and hopes to have him available as at least a backup for the game. Pears miss most of training camp because of the injury.

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Bills | Two ruled out for final preseason game

Tue, 28 Aug 2012 10:38:01 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mark Anderson (groin) and OT Erik Pears (groin) will not play in the team's preseason finale Thursday, Aug. 30. LB Bryan Scott (knee) was held out of practice Monday, Aug. 27, but he's expected to return Tuesday, Aug. 28.

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Bills | Erik Pears to sit out Saturday

Sat, 25 Aug 2012 07:13:44 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears (groin) will not play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 25.

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Bills | Three miss practice

Wed, 22 Aug 2012 12:34:06 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears (groin), TE Mike Caussin (undisclosed) and DE Mark Anderson (undisclosed) all missed practice Wednesday, Aug. 22.

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Bills | Erik Pears plays in preseason game

Sat, 18 Aug 2012 10:01:33 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears (groin) started in the preseason game Friday, Aug. 17, after missing the first preseason game because of a groin injury.

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Bills | Positive update for Erik Pears

Mon, 06 Aug 2012 21:21:55 -0700

Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey said Monday, Aug. 6, that OT Erik Pears (groin) had a good visit with a specialist, and Pears was given advice on how to deal with the injury. Pears has been sidelined since the second day of training camp after aggravating a groin injury.

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Bills | Erik Pears does individual work

Tue, 31 Jul 2012 19:53:44 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears (groin) was able to return to practice Tuesday, July 31, but he took part only in individual drills.

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Bills | Two miss practice

Sun, 29 Jul 2012 13:35:13 -0700

Buffalo Bills WR David Nelson (knee) and OT Erik Pears (groin) did not participate in practice Sunday, July 29.

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Bills | Several unable to workout

Tue, 19 Jun 2012 20:11:06 -0700

Buffalo Bills DL Lionel Dotson (undisclosed), DL Kellen Heard (undisclosed), CB Terrence McGee (knee), OT Erik Pears (undisclosed), DL Torell Troup (back) and C Eric Wood (knee) were absent from workouts Tuesday, June 19, at minicamp.

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Bills | Erik Pears has surgery

Tue, 05 Jun 2012 15:29:31 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears (undisclosed) underwent minor surgery and will be out until training camp next month.

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Bills | Not interested in moving Erik Pears to LT

Sat, 14 Jan 2012 13:04:51 -0800

Buffalo Bills general manager Buddy Nix said the team is not considering moving OT Erik Pears to left tackle because he did very well as right tackle and want to keep him there.

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Bills | Erik Pears contract update

Thu, 15 Dec 2011 18:18:07 -0800

Updating a previous report, the Buffalo Bills have signed OT Erik Pears to a three-year deal worth $9.3 million with $3.85 million in guaranteed money.

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Bills | Erik Pears signed to extension

Tue, 13 Dec 2011 11:01:17 -0800

The Buffalo Bills signed OT Erik Pears to an undisclosed contract extension Tuesday, Dec. 13.

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Bills | Three probable

Fri, 18 Nov 2011 11:28:54 -0800

Buffalo Bills LB Chris Kelsay (calf), WR David Nelson (ankle) and OL Erik Pears (groin) are listed as probable for Week 11. Kelsay and Pears practiced in full Friday, Nov. 18, and Nelson was limited.

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Bills | Five players do not practice

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 14:42:46 -0800

Buffalo Bills WR David Nelson (ankle), OT Erik Pears (groin), DE Spencer Johnson (shoulder), SS George Wilson (neck) and PK Rian Lindell (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

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Bills | Erik Pears appears to be favorite for RT job

Mon, 02 May 2011 09:39:58 -0700

Buffalo Bills OT Erik Pears appears to be the odds on favorite to win the starting right tackle job next season.

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Bills | Erik Pears will have chance to win RT job

Wed, 30 Mar 2011 10:20:46 -0700

Buffalo Bills general manager Buddy Nix said OT Erik Pears will be given the opportunity to win the right tackle job next season, reports Allen Wilson, of The Buffalo News.

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Bills | Erik Pears could start Week 17

Wed, 29 Dec 2010 07:19:14 -0800

Buffalo Bills OL Erik Pears could start at right tackle in the team's Week 17 game, according to Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com.

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Bills | Used rotation at RT Week 16

Mon, 27 Dec 2010 09:16:54 -0800

Buffalo Bills OTs Erik Pears and Mansfield Wrotto split time at right tackle during the team's Week 16 game, reports Allen Wilson, of The Buffalo News.

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Bills | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 19 Dec 2010 09:24:15 -0800

The Buffalo Bills have declared OT Colin Brown, OG Erik Pears, C Geoff Hangartner, RB Jehuu Caulcrick, DL John McCargo, DL Kellen Heard, QB Levi Brown, TE Mike Caussin inactive for Week 15.

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Bills | Three sign

Tue, 14 Dec 2010 15:32:13 -0800

The Buffalo Bills signed free-agent OG Colin Brown (Chiefs), OG Erik Pears (Jaguars) and WR Bobby X. Williams (Texans) Tuesday, Dec. 14, according to BuffaloBills.com's Chris Brown.

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Jaguars | Two released

Tue, 09 Nov 2010 22:50:17 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars released OT Erik Pears and DT Landon Cohen, reports Vito Stellino, of The Florida Times-Union.

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Jaguars | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 31 Oct 2010 08:44:26 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared FB Brock Bolen, DL C.J. Mosley, LB Eric Alexander, OG Erik Pears, DL Jeremy Mincey, DL Landon Cohen, RB Rashad Jennings, QB Todd Bouman inactive for Week 8.

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Jaguars | Jordan Black to start

Tue, 26 Oct 2010 19:49:25 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars OT Jordan Black will start in place of OT Eben Britton (shoulder) in Week 8, according to ESPN.com. OT Erik Pears will provide depth at the position.

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Jaguars | Erik Pears signs

Tue, 26 Oct 2010 14:07:20 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars signed free-agent OG Erik Pears (Raiders) to an undisclosed deal Tuesday, Oct. 26, according to Jaguars.com.

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Raiders | Erik Pears re-signed

Thu, 16 Sep 2010 07:37:19 -0700

The Oakland Raiders re-signed free-agent OL Erik Pears, according to Steve Corkran, of the Oakland Tribune.

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