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Eagles | Leonard Weaver expected to retire as part of team

Mon, 22 Apr 2013 10:30:56 -0700

Free-agent FB Leonard Weaver (Eagles) will sign a one-day contract with the Philadelphia Eagles and retire as a member of the team.

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NFL | Leonard Weaver does not expect to play in 2012

Wed, 22 Feb 2012 09:42:08 -0800

Free-agent FB Leonard Weaver (knee) said he does not think he will be able to play next season because his knee is still not fully healed. Weaver suffered nerve damage when he injured his knee which continues to affect the use of his left foot. He also suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament as well as a torn posterior lateral corner.

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Eagles | Leonard Weaver released

Fri, 29 Jul 2011 07:07:37 -0700

The Philadelphia Eagles have released FB Leonard Weaver.

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Eagles | Five players released

Thu, 28 Jul 2011 17:30:40 -0700

The Philadelphia Eagles have announced they have released FB Leonard Weaver, WR Jeremy Williams, DTs Jeremy Clark and Jeff Owens and CB Gerard Lawson. Owens, Weaver and Williams were waived because they failed their physicals.

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Eagles | Expected to have competition at FB

Wed, 29 Jun 2011 06:42:03 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles FBs Owen Schmitt and Stanley Havili are expected to compete for the starting fullback job during training camp. FB Leonard Weaver could also be part of the battle during camp.

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Eagles | Leonard Weaver optimistic about return

Wed, 26 Jan 2011 20:55:49 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (knee) vows to get back onto the field in 2011, although he still faces "an uphill battle," according to a separate source with knowledge of the injury, reports Jonathan Tamari, of the Philadelphia Inquirer. Weaver tore his anterior cruciate ligament and posterior lateral corner in his left knee Sept. 12, while also suffering nerve damage. He had surgery to repair the knee, follow-up surgery in November to clean out scar tissue, and a separate surgery last week to repair a tendon in his left foot.

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Eagles | Leonard Weaver placed on IR

Mon, 13 Sep 2010 15:56:47 -0700

The Philadelphia Eagles announced they placed FB Leonard Weaver (knee) on Injured Reserve Monday, Sept. 13.

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Eagles | Leonard Weaver to miss rest of season

Sun, 12 Sep 2010 15:56:17 -0700

Updating a previous report, Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (knee) suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in Week 1 and will miss the rest of the 2010 season, reports ESPN's Adam Schefter.

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Eagles | Leonard Weaver's injury could be serious

Sun, 12 Sep 2010 14:53:32 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (leg) suffered a leg injury in Week 1 but the initial fear is that he suffered a torn ACL, according to NFL Network's Jason La Canfora. There has not been an official diagnosis at this point.

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Eagles | Weaver wants McNabb to return

Mon, 29 Mar 2010 19:32:30 -0700

The Philadelphia Daily News reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver said during an interview on Sirius Radio that he would like for QB Donovan McNabb to return to the team for the 2010 season. Weaver said, "I'm surprised. Let the man go ahead and play the last year of his contract out.…" Weaver added, "Not a knock on (QB Kevin) Kolb, but I would love for Donovan to come back for another year so we can try to win it all."

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Eagles | Weaver agrees to terms

Fri, 05 Mar 2010 07:11:41 -0800

Jeff McLane, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, reports the Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to terms with restricted free-agent FB Leonard Weaver on a three-year deal worth $11 million, according to a source. The deal includes $6.5 million in guaranteed money.

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Eagles | Weaver given second-round tender

Thu, 04 Mar 2010 17:22:58 -0800

Jeff McLane, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, reports Philadelphia Eagles impending restricted free-agent FB Leonard Weaver has been given a second-round tender. Weaver's agent is confident a deal with the team can be completed Friday, March 5.

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Eagles | Weaver to return?

Mon, 01 Mar 2010 09:47:02 -0800

According to The SIRIUS Blitz, Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver, who is scheduled to become a free agent, said he believes he is close to re-signing with the Eagles.

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Eagles | Five earn All-Pro honors

Thu, 14 Jan 2010 10:23:29 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver received first-team All-Pro honors for the 2010 season. PK David Akers, DL Trent Cole, WR DeSean Jackson and CB Asante Samuel received second-team honors.

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Eagles | Eight could be RFAs this offseason

Sun, 10 Jan 2010 15:01:02 -0800

The Philadelphia Daily News reports Philadelphia Eagles WR Jason Avant, OL Nick Cole, LB Omar Gaither, LB Chris Gocong, CB Ellis Hobbs, OG Max Jean-Gilles, TE Alex Smith and FB Leonard Weaver are scheduled to become unrestricted free agents under the current terms of the collective bargaining agreement. However, they will become restricted free agents if 2010 is an uncapped season.

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Eagles | Six named to Pro Bowl roster

Tue, 29 Dec 2009 16:36:18 -0800

The Philadelphia Eagles announced Tuesday, Dec. 29, that PK David Akers, DE Trent Cole, WR DeSean Jackson, OT Jason Peters, CB Asante Samuel and FB Leonard Weaver have been named to the 2010 NFC Pro Bowl team. Jackson is believed to be the first player in NFL history to be selected at both wide receiver and kick returner in the same season, according to the NFL.

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Eagles | Weaver has benefited from Westbrook's absence

Tue, 22 Dec 2009 07:24:51 -0800

Bob Brookover, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver has benefited most from RB Brian Westbrook's (concussion) absence this season. Weaver carried the football 58 times for 287 yards in the eight games Westbrook has missed and just four times for 14 yards in the games he has played.

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Eagles | Weaver probable for Week 15

Fri, 18 Dec 2009 12:56:57 -0800

Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (hamstring) participated in practice Friday, Dec. 18. He is listed as probable for Week 15 and will be able to play.

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Eagles | Weaver practices in full Thursday

Thu, 17 Dec 2009 14:31:41 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 17, and is expected to play in Week 15.

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Eagles | Seven practice Wednesday

Wed, 16 Dec 2009 13:50:40 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles DE Victor Abiamiri (knee), WR Jason Avant (hamstring), C Nick Cole (knee), LB Akeem Jordan (knee), DT Mike Patterson (wrist), FB Leonard Weaver (hamstring) and LB Tracy White (shoulder) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 16.

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Eagles | Weaver day-to-day

Mon, 14 Dec 2009 09:09:20 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said during his press conference Monday, Dec. 14, FB Leonard Weaver (hamstring) suffered a slight hamstring strain in Week 14 and is listed as day-to-day.

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Eagles | Eight players probable for Week 12

Fri, 27 Nov 2009 14:23:00 -0800

Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles DE Victor Abiamiri (knee), OG Nick Cole (knee), SS Quintin Demps (ankle), FS Victor Harris (eye), OT Winston Justice (knee), DT Mike Patterson (wrist, toe), OT Jason Peters (ankle) and FB Leonard Weaver (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 27. They are listed as probable for Week 12.

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Eagles | Seven injured players practice Thursday

Thu, 26 Nov 2009 13:36:03 -0800

Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles DE Victor Abiamiri (knee), OG Nick Cole (knee), SS Quintin Demps (ankle), OT Winston Justice (knee), DT Mike Patterson (wrist, toe), OT Jason Peters (ankle) and FB Leonard Weaver (ankle) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 26. All should be able to play in Week 12.

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Eagles | Eight practice in full Wednesday

Wed, 25 Nov 2009 12:27:15 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles DL Victor Abiamiri (knee), OG Nick Cole (knee), FS Quintin Demps (ankle), SS Victor Harris (eye), OT Winston Justice (knee), DL Mike Patterson (wrist, toe), OT Jason Peters (ankle) and RB Leonard Weaver (ankle) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 25.

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Eagles | Weaver probable for Week 11

Fri, 20 Nov 2009 13:57:36 -0800

Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 20. He is listed as probable for Week 11 and is expected to play.

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Eagles | Six practice in full Thursday

Thu, 19 Nov 2009 12:49:55 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles DL Victor Abiamiri (knee), LB Chris Gocong (hamstring), SS Victor Harris (eye), DL Mike Patterson (wrist, toe), OT Jason Peters (ankle) and RB Leonard Weaver (ankle) practiced in full Thursday, Nov. 19.

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Eagles | McCoy the starter in Week 11

Wed, 18 Nov 2009 20:39:14 -0800

NFL.com reports Philadelphia Eagles RB LeSean McCoy will start at running back with RB Brian Westbrook (concussion) out in Week 11. FB Leonard Weaver will also play a bigger role with Westbrook out.

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Eagles | Five practice in full Wednesday

Wed, 18 Nov 2009 16:22:32 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles DE Victor Abiamiri (knee), LB Chris Gocong (hamstring), DT Mike Patterson (wrist, toe), OT Jason Peters (ankle) and FB Leonard Weaver (ankle) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 18.

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Eagles | Herremans, Weaver probable for Week 10

Fri, 13 Nov 2009 14:02:06 -0800

Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles OG Todd Herremans (foot) and FB Leonard Weaver (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 13. They are listed as probable for Week 10.

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Eagles | Eight practice Thursday, intend to play Week 10

Thu, 12 Nov 2009 20:05:04 -0800

Updating a previous item, Philadelphia Eagles DE Victor Abiamiri (knee), LB Moise Fokou (illness), LB Chris Gocong (hamstring), S Victor Harris (ankle), OG Todd Herremans (foot), DT Mike Patterson (toe), FB Leonard Weaver (ankle) and CB Dimitri Patterson (quadriceps, hand) practiced Thursday, Nov. 12, and each intend to play Week 10.

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Eagles | Eight practice in full Thursday

Thu, 12 Nov 2009 12:32:42 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles DL Victor Abiamiri (knee), LB Moise Fokou (illness), LB Chris Gocong (hamstring), FS Victor Harris (ankle), OG Todd Herremans (foot), CB Dimitri Patterson (quadriceps, hand), DL Mike Patterson (toe) and FB Leonard Weaver (ankle) practiced in full Thursday, Nov. 12.

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Eagles | Five miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 11 Nov 2009 12:40:01 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles FS Quintin Demps (ankle), LB Moise Fokou (illness), LB Akeem Jordan (knee), OT Jason Peters (ankle) and RB Leonard Weaver (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 11.

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Eagles | Weaver saw increased playing time Week 8

Tue, 03 Nov 2009 13:15:33 -0800

Paul Domowitch, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver saw increased playing time in Week 8 because of the absence of RB Brian Westbrook (concussion). Weaver saw most of the time in one-back sets because he was a better pass blocker than RB LeSean McCoy. He also got eight carries for a career high 75 yards during the game. When Westbrook returns to the lineup, Weaver likely will return to his job as the lead blocker.

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Eagles | Nine players listed as probable for Week 1

Fri, 11 Sep 2009 13:25:30 -0700

Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles C Nick Cole (knee), OT King Dunlap (elbow), LB Moise Fokou (shoulder), DE Darren Howard (groin), OT Winston Justice (shoulder), CB Dimitri Patterson (ankle), DT Mike Patterson (ankle), FB Leonard Weaver (knee) and LB Tracy White (ribs) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 11. They are all listed as probable for the team's Week 1 game and are expected to play.

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Eagles | Nine practice Thursday, should play Week 1

Thu, 10 Sep 2009 16:29:10 -0700

Les Bowen, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports Philadelphia Eagles C Nick Cole (knee), OT King Dunlap (elbow), LB Moise Fokou (shoulder), DE Darren Howard (groin), OT Winston Justice (shoulder), CB Dimitri Patterson (ankle), DT Mike Patterson (ankle), FB Leonard Weaver (knee) and LB Tracy White (ribs) practiced Thursday, Sept. 10, and should play in the team's Week 1 game.

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Eagles | Eight players fully participate Wednesday

Wed, 09 Sep 2009 13:25:20 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (knee), OT King Dunlap (elbow), LB Moise Fokou (shoulder), DE Darren Howard (groin), OT Winston Justice (shoulder), CB Dimitri Patterson (ankle), DT Mike Patterson (ankle) and LB Tracy White (rib) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Sept. 9.

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Eagles | Three injured players practice Saturday

Sat, 29 Aug 2009 13:37:26 -0700

Jeff McLane, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (knee), TE Tony Curtis (ankle) and CB Sheldon Brown (ribs) participated in practice Saturday, Aug. 29.

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Eagles | Four will not play Thursday

Wed, 26 Aug 2009 12:47:06 -0700

Bob Brookover and Matt Gelb, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, report Philadelphia Eagles CB Sheldon Brown (ribs), LB Omar Gaither (knee), FB Leonard Weaver (knee) and DE Darren Howard (groin) will not play in the team's preseason game Thursday, Aug. 27.

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Eagles | Four miss practice Sunday

Mon, 24 Aug 2009 00:57:37 -0700

Jeff McLane, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (knee), DE Darren Howard (groin), LB Omar Gaither (knee) and LB Tracy White (ribs) worked out with the training staff during the team's practice Sunday, Aug. 23.

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Eagles | Five players not practicing Saturday

Sat, 22 Aug 2009 11:14:58 -0700

CBSSports.com reports Philadelphia Eagles OT Shawn Andrews (back), OG Todd Herremans (foot), FB Leonard Weaver (knee), DE Darren Howard (groin) and LB Tracy White (ribs) are not participating in practice Saturday, Aug. 22.

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Eagles | Weaver has MCL sprain

Thu, 20 Aug 2009 21:08:27 -0700

Updating a previous item, Jeff McLane, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver (knee) suffered a MCL sprain during the team's preseason game Thursday, Aug. 20. Head coach Andy Reid does not think the injury is not going to affect him long term.

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Eagles | Weaver could see time at tight end

Sun, 09 Aug 2009 14:12:52 -0700

Bo Wulf, of PhiladelphiaEagles.com, reports Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid hinted during his press conference Sunday, Aug. 9, that FB Leonard Weaver could see some time at tight end. Weaver was a tight end during college, but he has not played there since.

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Eagles | Three to split time at running back in camp

Thu, 23 Jul 2009 09:01:30 -0700

Bob Brookover, of The Philadelphia Inquirer, reports Philadelphia Eagles RBs Lorenzo Booker, LeSean McCoy and Kyle Eckel will receive the majority of work at running back during training camp with RB Brian Westbrook (ankle) recovering from ankle surgery. FB Leonard Weaver is also viewed as a contributor at running back.

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Seahawks | Weaver says no one talked to him about his possible role

Thu, 26 Mar 2009 10:49:31 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma New Tribune, reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver said he did not re-sign with the Seattle Seahawks because no one from the organization contacted him to talk about his potential role in the offense in 2009. "I felt like if they wanted me to come back to the organization, they would have put me in contact with someone involved in the offense, or somebody who's looking and saying, 'Hey, we maybe would want to use this guy in this offense,' " Weaver said. "But nobody did, so I kind of felt like, 'Okay, at least I know where I stand in terms of what direction they want to go.' "

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Seahawks | Weaver says no one talked to him about his possible role

Thu, 26 Mar 2009 10:49:31 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma New Tribune, reports Philadelphia Eagles FB Leonard Weaver said he did not re-sign with the Seattle Seahawks because no one from the organization contacted him to talk about his potential role in the offense in 2009. "I felt like if they wanted me to come back to the organization, they would have put me in contact with someone involved in the offense, or somebody who's looking and saying, 'Hey, we maybe would want to use this guy in this offense,' " Weaver said. "But nobody did, so I kind of felt like, 'Okay, at least I know where I stand in terms of what direction they want to go.' "

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Eagles | Weaver agrees to terms

Fri, 20 Mar 2009 10:05:51 -0700

John Clayton, of ESPN.com, reports the Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to terms with unrestricted free-agent FB Leonard Weaver (Seahawks) on a one-year deal worth $1.75 million, according to a source. The contract has incentives that could take the deal to $2.5 million.

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Vikings | Continue to show interest in Weaver

Wed, 18 Mar 2009 09:36:40 -0700

Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings continue to show interest in unrestricted free-agent FB Leonard Weaver (Seahawks).

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Buccaneers | Talking with Weaver

Tue, 17 Mar 2009 10:30:42 -0700

Stephen Holder, of the St. Petersburg Times, reports the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are talking with unrestricted free-agent FB Leonard Weaver (Seahawks).

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Eagles | Appear unlikely to sign Weaver

Mon, 16 Mar 2009 07:13:53 -0700

Bob Brookover, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, reports the Philadelphia Eagles have not had contact with the agent for free-agent FB Leonard Weaver (Seahawks) for several days, according to a league source, and Weaver may now re-sign with the Seattle Seahawks. Weaver may also consider signing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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Vikings | Showing interest in Weaver

Fri, 13 Mar 2009 08:28:54 -0700

Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings are showing interest in unrestricted free-agent FB Leonard Weaver (Seahawks), according to a league source.

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