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Rams | Willig Released

Fri, 21 Oct 2005 16:54:08 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have released OL Matt Willig.

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Rams | Week 6 Inactives

Mon, 17 Oct 2005 17:25:57 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have declared RB Aveion Cason, DL Brian Howard, WR Isaac Bruce, TE Jeff Robinson, SS Jerome Carter, OT Matt Willig, OG Rex Tucker, QB Ryan Fitzpatrick inactive for Week 6.

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Rams | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 25 Sep 2005 09:04:19 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have declared RB Aveion Cason, DL Brian Howard, OT Matt Willig, FS O.J. Atogwe, OG Rex Tucker, CB Ronald Bartell, QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, CB Terry Fair inactive for Week 3.

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Rams | Tucker Injured; Status Unknown

Mon, 12 Sep 2005 18:15:37 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Rex Tucker (leg) injured his lower right leg during the team's Week 1 game. His status is unknown, but the injury does not appear to be serious. He was replaced by OL Matt Willig against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Sept. 11.

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Rams | Agree to Terms with Willig

Sat, 06 Aug 2005 09:24:57 -0700

StLouisRams.com reports the St. Louis Rams have agreed to terms with free agent OL Matt Willig (Panthers) on an undisclosed contract.

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Rams | Interested in Willig

Sat, 23 Apr 2005 08:29:38 -0700

Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports the St. Louis Rams have considered signing free agent OT Matt Willig (Panthers).

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Panthers | Willig a Candidate for ORT

Mon, 20 Dec 2004 22:08:01 -0800

Carolina Panthers head coach John Fox said OT Matt Willig is a candidate to start at right tackle in Week 16 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, reports Panthers.com.

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Panthers | Fordham Sees Action

Thu, 21 Oct 2004 17:26:52 -0700

Carolina Panthers OL Todd Fordham worked with the first-string offense Thursday, Oct. 21, in place of OT Matt Willig (illness). Fordham could see some action there in Week 7 because Willig has not been playing very well.

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Panthers | Willig Misses Practice

Thu, 21 Oct 2004 15:12:32 -0700

Carolina Panthers OT Matt Willig (flu) didn't practice Thursday, Oct. 21, and is probable for Week 7.

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Panthers | Willig Continues to Struggle

Mon, 04 Oct 2004 12:03:05 -0700

Carolina Panthers ORT Matt Willig continued to struggle in Week 4, so the team may consider looking at OL Todd Fordham as a potential replacement.

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Panthers | Fordham Could Rotate at ORT With Willig

Thu, 16 Sep 2004 18:32:33 -0700

Carolina Panthers ORT Todd Fordham could rotate at right tackle with starting ORT Matt Willig. Fordham, who was acquired in a trade with the Pittsburgh Steelers at the start of the season, is still learning the offense. However, the team has some concerns about Willig's age and health are concerns. The Panthers want to speed up Fordham's learning process.

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Panthers | Willig Could be Benched

Tue, 14 Sep 2004 15:56:38 -0700

The Carolina Panthers may replace ORT Matt Willig with OL Todd Fordham in Week 2 due to Willig's struggles during the team's Week 1 game.

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Panthers | Willig Practices

Mon, 06 Sep 2004 16:12:30 -0700

Carolina Panthers ORT Matt Willig (knee) practiced Monday, Sept. 6. His knee injury is not considered very serious.

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Panthers | Willig Day to Day

Sun, 05 Sep 2004 09:31:40 -0700

Pat Yasinskas, of the Charlotte Observer, reports Carolina Panthers OT Matt Willig (knee) is listed as day-to-day for the season opener against the Green Bay Packers Monday, Sept. 13.

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Panthers | Willig Sits Out Preseason Finale

Fri, 03 Sep 2004 13:12:24 -0700

Stan Olson, of the Charlotte Observer, reports Carolina Panthers OT Matt Willig (knee) sat out the Thursday, Sept. 2, preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Panthers | Willig Held Out of Practice

Tue, 31 Aug 2004 13:10:07 -0700

Stan Olson, of the Charlotte Observer, reports Carolina Panthers OT Matt Willig (knee) was held out of practice on Monday, Aug. 30.

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Panthers | Willig Day-to-Day

Tue, 24 Aug 2004 20:28:53 -0700

Panthers.com reports Carolina Panthers OT Matt Willig (knee) is currently listed as day-to-day with a knee injury.

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Panthers | Tuten Working at RT

Tue, 24 Aug 2004 14:45:54 -0700

Brett Borden, of Panthers.com, reports Carolina Panthers OT Melvin Tuten has stepped in as the team's starting right tackle in training camp after the recent injury to OT Matt Willig (knee).

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Panthers | Willig Injured

Sun, 22 Aug 2004 19:17:18 -0700

Associated Press reports Carolina Panthers OL Matt Willig (knee) was carted off the field Sunday, Aug. 22. The early diagnosis was a bruised knee.

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Panthers | Willig Has Afternoon Practice Off

Thu, 12 Aug 2004 13:57:31 -0700

The Charlotte Observer reports Carolina Panthers ORT Matt Willig was given the Wednesday, Aug. 11, afternoon practice off.

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Panthers | Willig Could Start at ORT

Mon, 09 Aug 2004 15:20:52 -0700

Pat Yasinskas, of the Charlotte Observer, reports Carolina Panthers OT Matt Willig is one of the candidates to replace retired OT Adam Meadows at right tackle.

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Panthers | Willig Contract Details

Mon, 31 May 2004 01:55:50 -0700

Updating previous reports, Carolina Panthers OL Matt Willig's new deal with the team is a one-year contract with a $760,000 base salary in 2004.

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Panthers | Willig Re-Signed

Sat, 01 May 2004 10:50:33 -0700

Stan Olson, of the Charlotte Observer, reports the Carolina Panthers have re-signed OT Matt Willig. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.

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Panthers | Steussie Safe for Now

Mon, 27 Oct 2003 12:51:55 -0800

Carolina Panthers LT Todd Steussie has struggled recently as he has been beaten for sacks. Backup OL Matt Willig is nothing more than a journeyman, so Steussie's job is safe for this season. But the team may consider moving RT Jordan Gross to the left side next year.

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Panthers | Willig Inactive

Sun, 07 Sep 2003 09:04:43 -0700

The Panthers have declared OT Matt Willig inactive for week 1.

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Panthers | Willig Practices, Questionable For Opener

Fri, 05 Sep 2003 11:06:54 -0700

Updating previous reports, Pat Yasinskas, of the Charlotte Observer, reports Carolina Panthers OT Matt Willig (foot) returned to practice on Thursday, Sept. 4, after missing some time with a foot injury. However, Willig continues to be listed as questionable for Sunday, Sept. 7 opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Panthers | Willig Could Miss Game

Thu, 04 Sep 2003 06:18:20 -0700

Carolina Panthers OT Matt Willig (foot) didn't practice Wednesday, Sept. 3, and there's a good chance he'll miss the first game of the year due to a foot injury. If he cannot play, the team would rely on Tutan Reyes to serve as the top backup at both tackle positions.

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Panthers | Willig Sits Out Practice

Tue, 02 Sep 2003 17:10:35 -0700

The Charlotte Observer reports Carolina Panthers OT Matt Willig (ankle) did not practice Monday, Sept. 1 because of a sprained ankle.

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Panthers | Willig Signed

Fri, 01 Aug 2003 20:21:31 -0700

Carolina Panthers head coach John Fox has announced the team's signing of OT Matt Willig (49ers). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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49ers | Deese May Sit

Sat, 07 Dec 2002 22:54:25 -0800

49ers.com reports San Francisco 49ers OT Derrick Deese (ankle) looks like he may sit out Sunday's game. He has played two consecutive weeks with a high ankle sprain and will likely be replaced by OT Matt Willig.

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49ers | Willig Injury Update

Fri, 22 Nov 2002 12:38:15 -0800

The Oakland Tribune reports San Francisco 49ers OT Matt Willig (neck) didnít practice on Thursday but is expected to be available for Monday nightís game.

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49ers | Willig Probable

Mon, 18 Nov 2002 19:01:46 -0800

49ers.com reports San Francisco 49ers backup OT Matt Willig (slight concussion) will be probable for the Eagles game next Monday night.

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49ers | Willig Back

Mon, 30 Sep 2002 22:10:16 -0700

The Associated Press reports San Francisco 49ers OT Matt Willig (knee surgery) returned to practice Monday. He has missed two games.

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49ers | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 22 Sep 2002 12:23:02 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers have announced K Jeff Chandler, RB Jamal Robertson, RB Paul Smith, S Jason Moore, T Matt Willig, TE Mark Anelli and DT Ross Kolodziej as inactive for week 3. Brandon Doman will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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49ers | Willig Doubtful

Mon, 16 Sep 2002 12:46:58 -0700

San Francisco 49ers head coach Steve Mariucci said OL Matt Willig (knee) remains doubtful for week three.

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49ers | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 15 Sep 2002 12:30:32 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers have announced PK Jeff Chandler, RB Jamal Robertson, LB Jeff Ulbrich, OT Matt Willig, TE Mark Anelli, DT Garrett Johnson, and DT Ross Kolodziej as inactive for today's game. Brandon Doman will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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49ers | Willig Has Surgery

Fri, 06 Sep 2002 20:35:32 -0700

The Ap reports San Francisco 49ers backup OL Matt Willig (knee) had minor arthroscopic surgery on his knee Friday. He missed Thursday's game and he is not expected to play next week as well.

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49ers | Sitting Out

Wed, 21 Aug 2002 21:11:02 -0700

The Ap reports San Francisco 49ers G Matt Willig (right knee) missed practice Wednesday.

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49ers | OL Note

Fri, 02 Aug 2002 14:26:30 -0700

49ers.com reports OL Dave Fiore will start at center this weekend in place of the injured Jeremy Newberry. OL Matt Willig gets the start at left guard.

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49ers | Willig Gets Day Off

Sun, 28 Jul 2002 12:25:45 -0700

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers OL Matt Willig was given Saturday off of practice.

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49ers | Willig Re-Signed

Thu, 07 Mar 2002 16:15:33 -0800

As an update to previous reports, SF49ers.com reports the San Francisco 49ers have re-signed OL Matt Willig to a one-year contract. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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49ers | Willig Agrees

Fri, 01 Mar 2002 15:31:17 -0800

49ers.com reports the San Francisco 49ers have agreed to the terms of a new contract with OL Matt Willig.

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49ers | Looking at Free Agency

Tue, 15 Jan 2002 09:07:17 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers enter the off-season with four starters eligible for unrestricted free agency. RB Garrison Hearst, FB Fred Beasley, C Jeremy Newberry and S Lance Schulters -- all starters -- are all able to depart. QB Rick Mirer, OT Matt Willig, LB Terry Killens, DE Troy Wilson and CB Tyrone Drakeford are also unrestricted free agents. DE Chike Okeafor, FB Terry Jackson and C Ben Lynch are restricted free agents. Exclusive-rights free agents are: PK Jose Cortez, KR/PR Vinny Sutherland, TE Justin Swift, RB Jonas Lewis, S Ronnie Heard and DT Bobby Setzer.

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49ers | Other Injuries

Mon, 15 Oct 2001 13:04:17 -0700

The Contra Costa Times reports San Francisco 49ers OL Matt Willig (stinger), C Jeremy Newberry (left ankle sprain), FB Terry Jackson (right calf) and SS Lance Schulters (right shoulder) are listed as probable on the team's very preliminary injury report for October 28. The team has a BYE this week.

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49ers | Injury Notes

Sun, 23 Sep 2001 23:39:49 -0700

Cam Inman reports for the Contra Costa Times San Francisco 49ers coach said RB Garrison Hearst (concussion) will be listed as probable for next week's game. DT Bryant Young suffered a sprained left ankle on a cut block by a Rams lineman and he is questionable for next Monday's game. OLT Derrick Deese is also questionable because of a bruised right calf. OT Matt Willig, who had arthroscopic knee surgery some two weeks ago, replaced Deese in the second half. LB Derek Smith (left shoulder sprain) and defensive DE John Milem (left ankle sprain) are probable for next Monday.

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49ers | Injury Notes

Mon, 10 Sep 2001 21:42:19 -0700

Cam Inman reports for the Contra Costa Times San Francisco 49ers backup S John Keith will have surgery Thursday to repair the torn ACL in his left knee, causing him to miss most, if not all, of the season. Coach Steve Mariucci said the team won't decide until after Thursday's surgery whether or not to place Keith on injured reserve. Ronnie Heard now becomes Lance Schulters' top backup at strong safety. RB/KR Jonas Lewis suffered a groin pull that likely will keep him out of Sunday's game at New Orleans and possibly longer, Mariucci said. OLB Julian Peterson (left ankle sprain) also likely won't play this week. RG Dave Fiore (shoulder), backup OT Matt Willig (right knee) and S Zack Bronson (mild knee sprain) are listed as probable for Sunday's game.

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49ers | Willig Doing Fine

Sat, 08 Sep 2001 05:58:14 -0700

Cam Inman reports for the Contra Costa Times San Francisco 49ers backup OT Matt Willig's arthroscopic surgery on his right knee went very well. It went so well, the team thought about playing him this week. Although he's been upgraded to doubtful, coach Steve Mariucci said he's leaning against playing him. "If this game had been the Super Bowl, I would have played," said Willig.

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49ers | Injury Updates

Thu, 06 Sep 2001 20:30:38 -0700

Cam Inman reports for the Contra Costa Times San Francisco 49ers QB Jeff Garcia (right throwing elbow) is listed as probable for Sunday's game. Coach Steve Mariucci said Garcia is fine and his arm is just sore. Updating a previous story, backup OT Matt Willig had his arthroscopic surgery Thursday to repair the partially torn meniscus in his right knee. Willig said he expects to miss only a week or two.

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49ers | Willig Injured

Thu, 06 Sep 2001 14:10:09 -0700

49ers.com reports San Francisco 49ers backup OT Matt Willig injured his knee in practice yesterday. "It was really weird because it was a non-contact situation," he said. "I was turning to run downfield after a pass play and I just heard something pop." He was evaluated by 49ers medical staff Thursday morning and will undergo an arthroscopic procedure later today. He will definitely miss Sundayís opener against the Falcons and will be re-evaluated next week.

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49ers | Resting

Tue, 07 Aug 2001 14:52:07 -0700

49ers.com reports the San Francisco 49ers gave QB Jeff Garcia, OL Matt Willig and RB Garrison Hearst the day off today to rest.

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