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NFL | Matt Stover announces retirement

Fri, 27 May 2011 11:49:10 -0700

Updating a previous report, free-agent PK Matt Stover (Colts) announced his retirement Thursday, May 26.

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NFL | Matt Stover to retire

Wed, 25 May 2011 07:06:20 -0700

Free-agent PK Matt Stover (Colts) will announce his retirement Thursday, May 26.

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Bengals | To work out kickers

Tue, 16 Nov 2010 11:58:39 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals will bring in kickers Tuesday, Nov. 16, and could sign one by Wednesday, Nov. 17, according to The Cincinnati Enquirer's Joe Reedy. The early favorite is free-agent PK Matt Stover (Colts). Free-agent PK Jeff Reed (Steelers) could also be an option.

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Saints | John Carney to work out

Mon, 27 Sep 2010 15:10:18 -0700

Free-agent PK John Carney (Saints) will work out for the team Tuesday, Sept. 28, according to The Times-Picayune's Mike Triplett. Free-agent PK Matt Stover (Colts) is not scheduled for a workout with the team. However, the team reached out to Stover after their Week 3 loss.

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NFL | Stover not retiring but not searching for job

Fri, 16 Apr 2010 11:15:01 -0700

Ken Murray, of The Baltimore Sun, reports unrestricted free-agent PK Matt Stover (Colts) said he has no plans of retiring but is not actively looking for a team. "If an opportunity shows itself, and it's still conducive for my family, and it's an opportunity to play in a good situation," Stover said.

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Ravens | Have not contacted Stover

Mon, 29 Mar 2010 14:23:30 -0700

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports unrestricted free-agent PK Matt Stover (Colts) said he has not been contacted by the Baltimore Ravens.

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Ravens | Stover unlikely to return

Mon, 01 Mar 2010 15:22:53 -0800

Ken Murray, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Jim Steiner, agent for Indianapolis Colts impending free-agent PK Matt Stover, said Stover likely will not return to the Baltimore Ravens this offseason.

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Colts | Unlikely to re-sign Stover

Fri, 12 Feb 2010 13:06:40 -0800

Mike Chappell, of The Indianapolis Star, reports the Indianapolis Colts likely will not re-sign impending free-agent PK Matt Stover during the offseason because they have PK Adam Vinatieri under contract through next season.

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Colts | Stover practices in full Friday

Fri, 05 Feb 2010 14:24:02 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover (calf) practiced in full Friday, Feb. 5, and is probable for the Super Bowl.

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Colts | Stover, Vinatieri practice Thursday

Thu, 04 Feb 2010 15:52:05 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover (calf) and PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) fully participated in practice Thursday, Feb. 4.

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Colts | Stover, Vinatieri practice Wednesday

Wed, 03 Feb 2010 15:34:05 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover (calf) and PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Feb. 3.

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Colts | Stover will handle place-kicking duties in Super Bowl

Wed, 03 Feb 2010 09:39:24 -0800

CBSSports.com reports Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover will handle place-kicking duties for the team in Super Bowl XLIV, even though PK Adam Vinatieri is on the active roster. "We made that decision early on, so there was no guess work later on," head coach Jim Caldwell said of going with Stover.

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Cowboys | Stover would like to kick for team

Tue, 02 Feb 2010 16:24:55 -0800

Charean Williams, of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, reports Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover would welcome the chance to kick for the Dallas Cowboys next season. Stover is a free agent after the 2009 season, and the Colts will have PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) back.

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Colts | Stover oldest player to advance to Super Bowl

Sun, 24 Jan 2010 18:38:40 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover is the oldest player in NFL history to advance to the Super Bowl. Stover will turn 42 Wednesday, Jan. 27.

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Ravens | Could look to bring back Stover

Tue, 19 Jan 2010 22:04:54 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh said he would consider brining back former PK Matt Stover for next season. Stover is currently kicking for the Indianapolis Colts, but he is expected to be released when PK Adam Vinatieri is healthy for the 2010 season. Harbaugh said, "Matt's a possibility coming back. That could work out that way."

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Colts | Stover to kick in playoffs

Thu, 07 Jan 2010 10:25:31 -0800

ESPN.com reports Indianapolis Colts head coach Jim Caldwell said PK Matt Stover will continue to kick in the playoffs. PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) will remain active.

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Colts | May keep both kickers on postseason roster

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:45:09 -0800

CBSSports.com reports Indianapolis Colts head coach Jim Caldwell said the team might keep both PK Matt Stover and PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) on their postseason roster.

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Colts | Stover to kick Week 17

Sat, 02 Jan 2010 14:10:23 -0800

Paul Kuharsky, of ESPN.com, reports Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover will handle the kicking duties in Week 17.

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Colts | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 27 Dec 2009 12:42:11 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts have declared OL Charlie Johnson, LB Clint Session, QB Drew Willy, CB Jerraud Powers, DL Keyunta Dawson, PK Matt Stover, WR Pierre Garcon, DL Robert Mathis inactive for Week 16.

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Colts | Stover agrees to terms

Wed, 14 Oct 2009 07:46:55 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts announced Wednesday, Oct. 14, that they have agreed to terms with free-agent PK Matt Stover (Ravens). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Colts | Stover scheduled to work out

Wed, 14 Oct 2009 06:44:02 -0700

Ken Murray, of The Baltimore Sun, reports free-agent PK Matt Stover (Ravens) was scheduled to try out for the Indianapolis Colts Tuesday, Oct. 13.

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Colts | Preparing to take a look at Stover

Tue, 13 Oct 2009 18:31:17 -0700

Phillip B. Wilson, of the Indianapolis Star, reports the Indianapolis Colts are taking a look at free-agent PK Matt Stover (Ravens). The team has contacted Stover for a workout, according agent Jim Steiner.

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Giants | Stover works out Tuesday

Tue, 06 Oct 2009 13:43:13 -0700

Mike Garafolo, of the Star-Ledger, reports the New York Giants worked out unrestricted free-agent PK Matt Stover (Ravens) Tuesday, Oct. 6, according to his agent.

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Ravens | Battle at kicker about to begin

Tue, 21 Jul 2009 23:17:13 -0700

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PKs Graham Gano and Steven Hauschka will be competing in training camp for the team's kicker job. Both kickers have hit over 80 percent of their attempts this offseason and the battle is currently too close to call. If the two fail to win the job, the Ravens have not ruled out a return of PK Matt Stover.

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Ravens | Have kept in touch with Stover

Sat, 06 Jun 2009 05:42:08 -0700

Mike Preston, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh has talked with free-agent PK Matt Stover (Ravens) a couple of times this offseason, once within the past two weeks. "It was a personal phone call, and he wanted to know how I was doing, and if I was still kicking, and if I was staying in shape," Stover said.

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Ravens | Newsome will not rule out Stover return

Wed, 01 Apr 2009 11:23:02 -0700

Ken Murray, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome said the team could still re-sign unrestricted free-agent PK Matt Stover.

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Ravens | Newsome says re-signing Stover possible

Fri, 06 Mar 2009 12:15:59 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome said it is possible the Ravens will re-sign unrestricted free-agent PK Matt Stover.

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Jets | Stover said team offered contract

Fri, 06 Mar 2009 11:43:39 -0800

The Associated Press reports unrestricted free-agent PK Matt Stover (Ravens) said the New York Jets offered him a contract before they signed PK Jay Feely.

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Ravens | Stover says team does not want him

Thu, 05 Mar 2009 13:48:02 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports unrestricted free-agent PK Matt Stover (Ravens) said the Baltimore Ravens have told him they are going in a different direction.

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Ravens | Stover unlikely to return

Sat, 21 Feb 2009 08:33:33 -0800

Ken Murray, reporting for the Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome commented on the status of pending free-agent PK Matt Stover at the NFL Scouting Combine. "He's probably looking and we're looking, too. That is probably the best way to say it," Newsome said.

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Ravens | Stover questionable for Divisional Round game

Fri, 09 Jan 2009 10:07:58 -0800

Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was limited during practice Friday, Jan. 9. He is listed as questionable for the team's Divisional Round playoff game.

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Ravens | Stover limited during practice Thursday

Thu, 08 Jan 2009 12:46:21 -0800

Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Jan. 8.

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Ravens | Stover limited during practice Wednesday

Wed, 07 Jan 2009 10:21:20 -0800

Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was limited during practice Wednesday, Jan. 7.

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Ravens | Stover questionable for Wild Card game

Fri, 02 Jan 2009 10:31:41 -0800

Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 2. He is listed as questionable for the team's Wild Card playoff game.

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Ravens | Stover limited during practice Thursday

Thu, 01 Jan 2009 09:53:19 -0800

Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Jan. 1.

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Ravens | Stover limited during practice Wednesday

Wed, 31 Dec 2008 10:32:56 -0800

Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was limited during practice Wednesday, Dec. 31.

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Ravens | Stover probable for Week 16

Fri, 19 Dec 2008 12:54:48 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 19. He is listed as probable for the team's Week 16 game and is expected to play.

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Ravens | Stover will play in Week 16

Thu, 18 Dec 2008 13:25:45 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 18, but he will play in Week 16.

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Ravens | Stover limited during practice Wednesday

Wed, 17 Dec 2008 11:34:32 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was limited during practice Wednesday, Dec. 17. He will play in the team's Week 16 game.

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Ravens | Stover will play in Week 16

Mon, 15 Dec 2008 12:44:05 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was 3-for-3 on field goals in Week 15 and he will play in Week 16.

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Ravens | Stover probable for Week 15

Fri, 12 Dec 2008 11:56:47 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 12. He is listed as probable for the team's Week 15 game and will play.

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Ravens | Stover misses practice Thursday

Thu, 11 Dec 2008 12:05:29 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) missed the team's practice Thursday, Dec. 11, but he is expected to play in Week 15. Stover expects to practice Friday, Dec. 12.

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Ravens | Stover misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 10 Dec 2008 10:44:37 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 10. He is expected to play in the team's Week 15 game.

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Ravens | Stover injured in Week 14

Mon, 08 Dec 2008 12:36:58 -0800

Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (ankle) suffered a sprained ankle in the team's Week 14 game. He is expected to play in Week 15.

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Ravens | Stover hits three field goals in Week 9

Sun, 02 Nov 2008 11:31:10 -0800

The Associated Press reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover made all three of his field goal attempts in the team's Week 9 game. He also made all four of his extra points.

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Ravens | Stover kicks three field goals Thursday

Fri, 29 Aug 2008 00:19:10 -0700

The Associated Press reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover kicked field goals of 25, 31 and 48 yards in the team's preseason game Thursday, Aug. 28.

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Ravens | Stover perfect Thursday

Fri, 08 Aug 2008 12:21:27 -0700

The Associated Press reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover was 2-for-2 on field-goal attempts in the team's preseason game Thursday, Aug. 7.

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Ravens | Stover absent Thursday

Thu, 31 Jul 2008 10:26:50 -0700

Mike Preston and Jamison Hensley, of The Baltimore Sun, report Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover (undisclosed) was not at the team's practice Thursday, July 31.

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Ravens | Stover inconsistent Monday

Mon, 28 Jul 2008 11:55:14 -0700

Edward Lee, of The Baltimore Sun, reports Baltimore Ravens PK Matt Stover went 4-for-7 in field-goal attempts Monday, July 28. Stover connected from 20, 39, 42 and 43 yards. He missed from 47, 50 and 53 yards.

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Ravens | Stover clarifies stance on Upshaw

Thu, 10 Apr 2008 10:59:26 -0700

ESPN.com reports Baltimore Raves PK Matt Stover clarified his stance on NFL Players Association executive director Gene Upshaw in a letter sent to ESPN NFL reporter Chris Mortensen. Stover made clear that it is not his intention to remove Upshaw from the executive director position. Stover said his goal is to give Upshaw the ability to offer various options to the Board of Representatives. The current generation of players realize that Upshaw's tenure as director is approaching and Stover wants to aid in dealing with these issues by taking some pride, emotion and ego out of all parties involved. Stover stated that he wants to do what is best for the Players Association while representing the players that voted him into the organization.

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