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Wed, 05 Mar 2014 13:15:39 -0800
The Pittsburgh Steelers have released OT Levi J. Brown, LB Larry Foote and CB Curtis Brown.
Wed, 12 Feb 2014 19:42:18 -0800
The Pittsburgh Steelers are projected to be more than $10 million over the cap, and cutting OT Levi J. Brown would free up $6 million immediately. If they choose to cut CB Ike Taylor, that would open up another $7 million in cap space, while cutting SS Troy Polamalu would free up $8.25 million.
Sun, 05 Jan 2014 16:14:37 -0800
The Pittsburgh Steelers are expected to cut OT Levi J. Brown, and they would save $6.25 million by doing so.
Sat, 21 Dec 2013 09:04:13 -0800
The Pittsburgh Steelers would create $6.25 million in salary cap space if they released OT Levi J. Brown this offseason.
Sun, 17 Nov 2013 09:47:23 -0800
The Pittsburgh Steelers likely will consider releasing OT Levi J. Brown and SS Troy Polamalu this offseason to create some salary cap space.
Tue, 15 Oct 2013 07:37:25 -0700
The Pittsburgh Steelers signed free-agent TE Richard Gordon (Raiders) and promoted CB Isaiah Green from the practice squad. OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) and TE David Johnson (wrist) were placed on Injured Reserve.
Sun, 13 Oct 2013 09:49:17 -0700
Pittsburgh Steelers OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) suffered a triceps injury during pregame warmups and is not expected to play Week 6.
Thu, 10 Oct 2013 18:26:37 -0700
Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley said the team has not decided if OT Kelvin Beachum or OT Levi J. Brown will start at left tackle Week 6. Haley said both players could see playing time at the position.
Mon, 07 Oct 2013 13:15:39 -0700
Pittsburgh Steelers OT Levi J. Brown said he split reps with OT Kelvin Beachum at left tackle with the first-team offense during practice Monday, Oct. 7.
Wed, 02 Oct 2013 12:42:04 -0700
Pittsburgh Steelers OT Levi J. Brown will compete for a starting role at left tackle with OT Mike X. Adams.
Wed, 02 Oct 2013 11:08:19 -0700
Updating a previous report, the Arizona Cardinals have traded OT Levi J. Brown to the Pittsburgh Steelers for a conditional draft choice. The draft pick is conditional because it will depend on how much Brown will play this season.
Wed, 02 Oct 2013 09:26:49 -0700
The Arizona Cardinals traded OT Levi J. Brown to the Pittsburgh Steelers Wednesday, Oct. 2, for a late-round draft pick next year. Brown is expected to take over at left tackle for OT Mike X. Adams, who has struggled to protect the quarterback. Brown was drafted by the Cardinals with the fifth overall pick in 2007.
Wed, 02 Oct 2013 08:28:31 -0700
The Pittsburgh Steelers acquired OT Levi J. Brown from the Arizona Cardinals for an undisclosed package. The Steelers will pay the $3.6 million owed to him the rest of the season.
Wed, 02 Oct 2013 07:26:49 -0700
The Pittsburgh Steelers are close to acquiring OT Levi J. Brown from the Arizona Cardinals.
Fri, 26 Jul 2013 13:59:56 -0700
Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians said OTs Levi J. Brown and Nate Potter will compete for the starting left tackle job during training camp, and OTs Eric Winston and Bobby Massie will compete for the right tackle job.
Wed, 24 Jul 2013 18:04:20 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT Nate Potter added 10 to 12 pounds during the offseason. He is competing for the starting right tackle job with OT Levi J. Brown.
Mon, 22 Jul 2013 20:57:54 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown did not stick out during offseason workouts, raising some eyebrows going into training camp, according to sources. Head coach Bruce Arians said OT Nate Potter had a very good offseason, and he will start his best five players. Potter could get a chance to supplant Brown in the starting lineup.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:19:56 -0700
Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians said Tuesday, June 18, that OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) was "very rusty" during minicamp, but he added that Brown's "skills are still there." Brown is making his way back from a torn triceps muscle, which forced him to miss the entire 2012 season.
Wed, 05 Jun 2013 07:40:09 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) looked "real good" in his first football work in almost a year earlier this week, according to head coach Bruce Arians.
Mon, 03 Jun 2013 16:48:01 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OF Jonathan Cooper has been starting at left guard during organized team activities Monday, June 3. As of now, he'd be starting alongside OT Levi J. Brown, who was forced to sit out all of last season after tearing his right triceps in a preseason game. OG Daryn Colledge would shift over to the right side.
Tue, 14 May 2013 20:57:01 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OG Jonathan Cooper served as the backup left guard in the first day of organized team activities (OTAs) Tuesday, May 14. OG Chilo Rachal worked with the first team, while OG Daryn Colledge worked as the starting right guard with OT Bobby Massie at right tackle. OT Nate Potter worked as the starting left tackle, as OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) continues to rehab from surgery.
Tue, 30 Apr 2013 06:37:05 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OTs Levi J. Brown and Bobby Massie are penciled in as starting left and right tackles, respectively.
Wed, 27 Feb 2013 13:27:51 -0800
Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians said he believes OT Levi J. Brown has the skills to play guard but expects Brown to stay at offensive tackle. "I don't think he'd have any problem playing guard. But tackles are harder to find. Depending on what is available in the draft and free agency, those six or seven we suit up on Sunday you like to have position flexibility. But I would see him more as a right tackle/left tackle than a guard."
Fri, 24 Aug 2012 16:00:23 -0700
The Arizona Cardinals have placed OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2012 season.
Mon, 20 Aug 2012 07:02:17 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) has played at least 98.7 percent of the team's offensive snaps for each of the past four seasons.
Sun, 19 Aug 2012 22:34:00 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) suffered a torn triceps tendon, as well as an avulsion, where a fragment of bone tears away. He will require surgery, and a three-month rehab period is the best-case scenario.
Sat, 18 Aug 2012 19:04:13 -0700
Updating a previous report, Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) has a torn triceps muscle, and he is expected to miss at least three months. He will seek a second opinion.
Sat, 18 Aug 2012 08:06:17 -0700
Updating previous items, Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) suffered a torn triceps Friday, Aug. 17. Brown is undergoing an MRI Saturday, Aug. 18, to determine the full extent of the injury.
Sat, 18 Aug 2012 07:42:40 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT D.J. Young could be the team's new starting left tackle if OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) is lost for the season with a torn triceps, as feared. OL Jeremy Bridges could be another option.
Sat, 18 Aug 2012 07:33:36 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) could be lost for the season with a triceps injury suffered Friday, Aug. 17.
Fri, 17 Aug 2012 23:06:29 -0700
Updating a previous report, Arizona Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt said the team will have an update Saturday, Aug. 18, on the condition of OT Levi J. Brown (triceps).
Fri, 17 Aug 2012 21:28:07 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown (triceps) was forced to leave the preseason game Friday, Aug. 17, against the Oakland Raiders due to a right triceps injury.
Sat, 21 Jul 2012 19:19:34 -0700
The Arizona Cardinals believe in OT Levi J. Brown, and are hopeful he can carry over his solid play from the second half of last season into this year.
Wed, 04 Apr 2012 11:09:55 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown likely will be the starting left tackle next season unless the team is able to find a starter in the 2012 NFL Draft.
Mon, 26 Mar 2012 08:21:08 -0700
Updating a previous item, Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown's 2012 salary is just $1 million as part of his new deal. His salary had been scheduled to be $8.3 million before he was cut and his cap hit in 2012 was supposed to be $16.9 million. Brown's salary jumps to $4.75 million in 2013, $6 million in 2014 and $5 million in each of the final two years of his new deal.
Thu, 15 Mar 2012 20:10:11 -0700
The Arizona Cardinals have re-signed free-agent OT Levi J. Brown to a five-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Thu, 15 Mar 2012 15:56:19 -0700
The Arizona Cardinals are close to re-signing OT Levi J. Brown. He could move to right tackle if he returns to the team.
Tue, 13 Mar 2012 13:33:58 -0700
The Arizona Cardinals have released OT Levi J. Brown, a former first-round draft choice in the 2007 NFL Draft. In the past five seasons, Brown started 75 games for the team and played in 77 games.
Mon, 12 Mar 2012 15:04:57 -0700
The Arizona Cardinals are expected to release OT Levi J. Brown.
Sun, 04 Mar 2012 19:35:50 -0800
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown is likely to become an unrestricted free agent, as the team and Brown's representatives were unable to negotiate a new deal, according to a league source. Brown has one year left on his deal, but will count $17 million against the team's salary cap. Efforts to re-negotiate his contract haven't been fruitful, and the team would release Brown without a new deal.
Thu, 23 Feb 2012 13:05:35 -0800
Arizona Cardinals general manager Rod Graves said the team wants to keep OT Levi J. Brown and are working on a restructured contract that would keep Brown on a long-term basis.
Sun, 19 Feb 2012 11:18:38 -0800
The Arizona Cardinals have not attempted to work on restructuring OT Levi J. Brown's contract at this point. Brown is scheduled to make $14.5 million next season.
Tue, 14 Feb 2012 21:42:47 -0800
The salary cap figure for Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown is due to increase from $9.4 million to $16.9 million in 2012, the final year of his rookie contract. Though he showed improvement in the second half of the 2011 season, the team might be inclined to let him go and gamble that they can find a suitable replacement. The team might have to draft a replacement, as there aren't many optioned available in this year's free-agent class. If the team brings him back, they might try to re-sign him at a reasonable number, although it's uncertain if Brown would be open to that and if he is willing to return to the team.
Wed, 28 Dec 2011 22:13:44 -0800
Arizona Cardinals OT D.J. Young was promoted to the active roster, as the team is now allowed to protect him going into the offseason. OG Brandon Keith will be a free agent, and OT Levi J. Brown might be cut due to high salary.
Wed, 28 Dec 2011 09:05:42 -0800
The Arizona Cardinals may decide to release OT Levi J. Brown this offseason because his cap number is expected to be $16.9 million in 2012.
Mon, 31 Oct 2011 18:50:00 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown has struggled in pass protection, according to head coach Ken Whisenhunt, and OT D'Anthony Batiste is an option to play there going forward.
Mon, 12 Sep 2011 21:51:04 -0700
Arizona Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt said Monday, Sept. 12, that OT Levi J. Brown needs to play better earlier in games. Brown allowed two sacks in the first quarter of the Week 1 game against the Carolina Panthers. Whisenhunt said Brown was "overset" against DL Charles Johnson, leading to the first sack.
Fri, 25 Mar 2011 09:35:39 -0700
Arizona Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt said OT Levi J. Brown showed improvement at right tackle as the season went on but believes people are being too hard on Brown because he was a high draft choice, reports Mike Sando, of ESPN.com. "He improved last year," Whisenhunt said. "As a left tackle, it's not an easy position to move from right tackle. He will continue to get better. He is a talented football player. The biggest thing he has struggled with is the consistency of his play. But a lot of times you are under the microscope more because you were the fifth pick in the draft."
Mon, 14 Feb 2011 11:07:07 -0800
Arizona Cardinals OT Levi J. Brown could be entering a make or break year next season because his salary is expected to increase significantly in 2012 and he has not been the player the team expected when they drafted him, reports Mike Sando, ESPN.com.
Fri, 30 Apr 2010 20:22:38 -0700
Arizona Cardinals OG Alan Faneca lined up as the starting left guard and OG Reggie Wells was at right guard for the team's minicamp Friday, April 30, reports Kent Somers, of The Arizona Republic. OT Levi J. Brown was at left tackle, OT Brandon Keith was at right tackle and C Lyle Sendlein was at center.