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Baraka Atkins

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Saints | Make roster moves

Sat, 31 Aug 2013 18:40:14 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have waived DE Jay Richardson, SS Jim Leonhard, WR Preston Parker, FB Austin Johnson, WR Saalim Hakim, TE Keavon Milton, TE Michael Higgins, OG Andrew Tiller, C Jeremiah Warren, LB Rufus Johnson, S Jerico Nelson, LB Baraka Atkins, OT Marcel Jones, CB Korey Lindsey and CB Jumal Rolle.

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Saints | Baraka Atkins signed

Mon, 13 May 2013 11:31:45 -0700

The New Orleans Saints have signed free-agent LB Baraka Atkins (Cowboys). Terms of the contract were not disclosed. Atkins participated in the team's rookie minicamp on a tryout basis.

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Cowboys | Make roster moves to get to 53 players

Sat, 01 Sep 2012 10:04:21 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys released OT Jeff Adams, LB Baraka Atkins, DT Ben Bass, WR Tim Benford, DT Robert Callaway, QB Rudy Carpenter, FB Shaun Chapas, WR Danny Coale, RB Lance Dunbar, DT Clifton Geathers, OG Harland Gunn, WR Saalim Hakim, LB Adrian Hamilton, OG Ronald Leary, LB Orie Lemon, RB Jamize Olawale, OT Pat McQuistan, CB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, CB Lionel Smith, TE Andrew Szczerba, SS Eddie Whitley and CB Teddy Williams. The team also waived injured OG Daniel Loper (undisclosed).

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Cowboys | Baraka Atkins signed to future contract

Wed, 11 Jan 2012 12:05:10 -0800

The Dallas Cowboys have signed LB Baraka Atkins to a future contract. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Steelers | Roster reduced to 58

Fri, 02 Sep 2011 13:40:56 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers placed QB Byron Leftwich (arm) on the Reserve/Injured list Friday, Sept. 2, and also released LBs Baraka Atkins, Mario Harvey, Chris McCoy and Mortty Ivy, DL Corbin Bryant, DBs Brett Greenwood, Macho Harris, Donovan Warren and DaMon Cromartie-Smith, RBs James X. Johnson and John Clay, OLs Colin Miller, Kyle Jolly, John Malecki, Trevis Turner and Keith Williams, WRs Armand Robinson, Wes Lyons and Tyler Grisham, TE Jamie McCoy and PK Swayze Waters.

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Steelers | Six signed to future contracts

Tue, 11 Jan 2011 19:41:25 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed free-agents LB Baraka Atkins (Broncos), LB Mortty Ivy (Panthers), RB James X. Johnson (Packers), OT Nevin McCaskill (Titans), FB Jamie McCoy (Rams) and CB Donovan Warren (Jets) to reserve/future contracts Tuesday, Jan. 11, according to The Associated Press.

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Steelers | Meet with two FAs

Sat, 18 Sep 2010 09:04:54 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers met with unrestricted free-agent DL Baraka Atkins (Broncos) and OT Allen Barbre (Packers) Friday, Sept. 17, reports NFL Network's Jason La Canfora.

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Broncos | Two players waived

Sun, 05 Sep 2010 13:56:49 -0700

The Denver Broncos have announced they have waived LB Baraka Atkins and RB Bruce Hall.

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Broncos | Shuffle linebackers

Tue, 24 Aug 2010 15:48:43 -0700

The Denver Broncos starting linebackers Sunday, Aug. 29, will likely be LB Robert Ayers and LB Jarvis Moss on the outside with LB Mario Haggan and LB D.J. Williams at inside linebacker. LB Wesley Woodyard and LB Joe Mays will likely be the top reserves at inside linebacker. LBs Baraka Atkins, Jason Hunter, Jammie Kirlew and Kevin Alexander will likely be fighting for two roster spots at outside linebacker.

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Broncos | Atkins signed to future contract

Thu, 14 Jan 2010 14:14:31 -0800

The Denver Broncos have announced they have signed free-agent DE Baraka Atkins (49ers) to a future contract. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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49ers | Atkins released

Wed, 23 Dec 2009 18:23:25 -0800

CBSSports.com reports San Francisco 49ers DT Baraka Atkins has been released.

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49ers | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 20 Dec 2009 12:05:46 -0800

The San Francisco 49ers have declared DL Baraka Atkins, OT Chris Patrick, C Cody Wallace, LB Diyral Briggs, WR Isaac Bruce, CB Keith Smith, QB Nate Davis, CB Nate Clements inactive for Week 15.

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49ers | Week 14 Inactives

Mon, 14 Dec 2009 16:32:59 -0800

The San Francisco 49ers have declared DL Baraka Atkins, C Cody Wallace, LB Diyral Briggs, WR Isaac Bruce, OT Joe Staley, CB Marcus Hudson, QB Nate Davis, CB Nate Clements inactive for Week 14.

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49ers | Atkins signed

Wed, 09 Dec 2009 18:03:41 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers have signed free-agent DT Baraka Atkins (Seahawks). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Seahawks | Waive 19 players

Sat, 05 Sep 2009 16:02:58 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have announced they have waived SS Jamar Adams, DL Baraka Atkins, PK Brandon Coutu, OL Brian De La Puente, CB Marquis Floyd, OT Na'Shan Goddard, FS Courtney Greene, WR Mike Hass, CB Kevin Hobbs, FB David Kirtman, RB Devin Moore, SS Nate Ness, TE Joe Newton, WR Logan Payne, LB Dave Philistin, OT Andre Ramsey, OT William Robinson, QB Jeff Rowe and WR Courtney Taylor.

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Seahawks | Three DL competing for one roster spot

Mon, 31 Aug 2009 14:09:36 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks DE Baraka Atkins, DE Nick Reed and DE Michael X. Bennett likely are competing for one spot on the roster.

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Seahawks | Atkins excused from morning practice Saturday

Sat, 01 Aug 2009 16:19:45 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks DE Baraka Atkins was excused from morning practice Saturday, Aug 1, because he was attending a funeral.

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Seahawks | Atkins, Terrill in the hunt to make team

Sun, 21 Jun 2009 18:29:00 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins and DL Craig Terrill are in the hunt to make the team's final roster.

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Seahawks | Mora impressed with several defensive linemen

Wed, 10 Jun 2009 15:29:58 -0700

Mike Sando, of ESPN.com, reports Seattle Seahawks head coach Jim Mora said he has been impressed with DE Lawrence Jackson, DE Darryl Tapp and DE Baraka Atkins during offseason workouts.

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Seahawks | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 05 Oct 2008 09:04:36 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, PK Brandon Coutu, QB Charlie Frye, WR Courtney Taylor, WR Koren Robinson, OL Mansfield Wrotto, RB Maurice Morris, DL Red Bryant inactive for Week 5.

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Seahawks | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 14 Sep 2008 12:56:13 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, WR Bobby Engram, PK Brandon Coutu, QB Charlie Frye, WR Deion Branch, RB Maurice Morris, DL Red Bryant, OT Sean Locklear inactive for Week 2.

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Seahawks | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 14 Sep 2008 12:41:45 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, WR Bobby Engram, PK Brandon Coutu, QB Charlie Frye, WR Deion Branch, RB Maurice Morris, DL Red Bryant, OT Sean Locklear inactive for Week 2.

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Seahawks | Atkins probable for Week 2

Fri, 12 Sep 2008 17:10:43 -0700

NFL.com reports Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins (back) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 12. He is listed as probable for Week 2.

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Seahawks | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 07 Sep 2008 09:19:02 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, WR Bobby Engram, PK Brandon Coutu, QB Charlie Frye, WR Deion Branch, RB Justin Forsett, LB LeRoy Hill, OT Sean Locklear inactive for Week 1.

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Seahawks | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 07 Sep 2008 09:18:52 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, WR Bobby Engram, PK Brandon Coutu, QB Charlie Frye, WR Deion Branch, RB Justin Forsett, LB LeRoy Hill, OT Sean Locklear inactive for Week 1.

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Seahawks | Atkins participates in practice Thursday

Thu, 04 Sep 2008 19:01:25 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks DE Baraka Atkins (back) participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 4, and appears ready to play Week 1.

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Seahawks | Atkins misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 03 Sep 2008 18:09:28 -0700

Frank Hughes, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks DE Baraka Atkins (back) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Sept. 3.

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Seahawks | Atkins injured

Wed, 06 Aug 2008 12:49:58 -0700

Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times, reports Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins (undisclosed) appeared to be injured in goal-line drills. Atkins was slow to get up and was being looked at by team trainers.

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Seahawks | Atkins switches numbers

Wed, 23 Jul 2008 11:26:51 -0700

Clare Farnsworth, of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, reports Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins switched from No. 98 to No. 59, so LB Julian Peterson could wear No. 98.

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Seahawks | Atkins works as starting left end

Tue, 10 Jun 2008 15:47:06 -0700

Frank Hughes, of The News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins lined up as the starting left defensive end Tuesday, June 10.

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Seahawks | Atkins practicing with first-team defense

Tue, 03 Jun 2008 10:22:10 -0700

Mike Kahn, of Seahawks.com, reports Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins is practicing with the first-team defense at left end in place of DL Patrick Kerney (shoulder).

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Seahawks | Atkins to have surgery

Fri, 18 Jan 2008 10:06:39 -0800

The Associated Press reports Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins (wrist) is scheduled to have surgery on his left wrist.

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Seahawks | Atkins placed in IR

Tue, 01 Jan 2008 16:06:27 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have placed DL Baraka Atkins (ankle) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2007 season.

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Seahawks | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 09 Dec 2007 12:04:27 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, QB Charlie Frye, WR Courtney Taylor, WR D.J. Hackett, CB Josh Wilson, OL Mansfield Wrotto, OT Ray Willis inactive for Week 14.

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Seahawks | Atkins practices Thursday

Thu, 22 Nov 2007 15:44:07 -0800

Seattle Seahawks DE Baraka Atkins (ankle) participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 22. He will play Week 12.

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Seahawks | Atkins likely to play Week 12

Wed, 21 Nov 2007 17:01:56 -0800

Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins (ankle) practiced Wednesday, Nov. 21, and is likely to play Week 12.

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Seahawks | Atkins should practice this week

Mon, 19 Nov 2007 15:33:14 -0800

Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins (ankle) should be available to practice this week and may be available to play Week 12.

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Seahawks | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 18 Nov 2007 12:37:17 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, FS C.J. Wallace, QB Charlie Frye, WR Courtney Taylor, OL Mansfield Wrotto, OT Ray Willis, RB Shaun Alexander, LB Will Herring inactive for Week 11.

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Seahawks | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 18 Nov 2007 12:20:18 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, FS C.J. Wallace, QB Charlie Frye, WR Courtney Taylor, OL Mansfield Wrotto, OT Ray Willis, RB Shaun Alexander, LB Will Herring inactive for Week 11.

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Seahawks | Week 10 Inactives

Mon, 12 Nov 2007 16:26:22 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, QB Charlie Frye, WR Deion Branch, DL Howard Green, LB LeRoy Hill, OT Ray Willis, RB Shaun Alexander, LB Will Herring inactive for Week 10.

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Seahawks | Week 10 Inactives

Mon, 12 Nov 2007 16:26:15 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks have declared DL Baraka Atkins, QB Charlie Frye, WR Deion Branch, DL Howard Green, LB LeRoy Hill, OT Ray Willis, RB Shaun Alexander, LB Will Herring inactive for Week 10.

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Seahawks | Atkins misses practice Thursday

Thu, 08 Nov 2007 17:36:28 -0800

Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins (ankle) missed the team's practice Thursday, Nov. 8.

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Seahawks | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 09 Sep 2007 12:16:58 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have declared RB Alvin Pearman, DL Baraka Atkins, WR Ben Obomanu, WR Courtney Taylor, DL Ellis Wyms, DL Jason Babin, OL Mansfield Wrotto, OT Tom Ashworth inactive for Week 1.

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Seahawks | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 09 Sep 2007 12:16:48 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have declared RB Alvin Pearman, DL Baraka Atkins, WR Ben Obomanu, WR Courtney Taylor, DL Ellis Wyms, DL Jason Babin, OL Mansfield Wrotto, OT Tom Ashworth inactive for Week 1.

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Seahawks | Atkins changes jersey number

Mon, 03 Sep 2007 21:01:53 -0700

Frank Hughes, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks DL Baraka Atkins has changed his jersey number to No. 98.

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Seahawks | Atkins agrees to terms

Tue, 24 Jul 2007 16:56:38 -0700

Jose Miguel Romero, of the Seattle Times, reports the Seattle Seahawks have agreed to terms with fourth-round DE Baraka Atkins on a multi-year deal, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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NFL | Atkins does some work at Pro Day

Sun, 04 Mar 2007 12:23:10 -0800

Gil Brandt, of NFL.com, reports University of Miami (Fla.) DE Baraka Atkins ran the short shuttle in 4.67 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.02 seconds at his Pro Day March 3. He also measured a 31-inch vertical jump and a 9-foot-4 broad jump.

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NFL | Atkins believes he could play OLB in a 3-4 scheme

Sat, 24 Feb 2007 23:04:55 -0800

During his NFL Combine interview, Miami DL Baraka Atkins measured a height of 6-4 and a weight of 271 pounds. His agent is Peter Schaffer. During his interview, Atkins said he believes he could play outside linebacker in a 3-4 defensive scheme.

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NFL | Atkins invited to NFL Combine

Thu, 01 Feb 2007 14:03:50 -0800

NFLCombine.net reports Miami DE Baraka Atkins has been invited to participate in the NFL Combine. He will be part of Group 7.

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NCAA | Atkins to return to Miami

Thu, 12 Jan 2006 12:42:24 -0800

The Palm Beach Post reports University of Miami junior DL Baraka Atkins will return for his senior season.

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