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Falcons | Rogers Released

Mon, 01 Mar 2004 13:32:38 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports the Atlanta Falcons have released LB Sam Rogers.

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Falcons | Rogers Wants To Work With Phillips

Fri, 12 Dec 2003 08:04:54 -0800

Matt Winkeljohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee, IR), in the final year of his contract, said he would be interested in returning next season if interim head coach Wade Phillips was named the new head coach. He's not sure otherwise.

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Falcons | Rogers Placed On IR

Wed, 15 Oct 2003 23:40:47 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) underwent arthroscopic knee surgery to repair some bone cartilage and was placed on injured reserve.

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Falcons | S. Rogers To Undergo Surgery

Tue, 14 Oct 2003 22:49:16 -0700

KFFL has learned Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery Wednesday, Oct. 15. Rogers as been out of the lineup since injuring his knee Sept. 21, against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. In a best case scenario, Rogers could return by Nov. 2, at worst he is lost for the season.

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Falcons | Week 6 Inactives

Mon, 13 Oct 2003 17:13:34 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared SS Cory Hall, DL Demetrin Veal, SS Gerald McBurrows, QB Michael Vick, LB Sam Rogers, TE Sean Brewer, WR Terrence Edwards inactive for Week 6.

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Falcons | Rogers Sits Out Practice, Not Expected To Play Against Rams

Fri, 10 Oct 2003 16:30:55 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) did not practice Friday, Oct. 10, and remains doubtful for the Monday, Oct. 13, game against the St. Louis Rams. He's not expected to play.

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Falcons | Rogers Doubtful For Rams Game

Thu, 09 Oct 2003 16:06:36 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) has torn cartilage in his left knee and is listed as doubtful for the Monday, Oct. 13, game against the St. Louis Rams. He practiced Thursday, Oct. 9, but probably will not return until Oct. 26.

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Falcons | Rogers Questionable For Rams Game

Mon, 06 Oct 2003 18:49:18 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) will be listed as questionable when the injury report is released for the Sunday, Oct. 12, game against the St. Louis Rams.

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Falcons | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 05 Oct 2003 09:26:31 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared WR Brian Finneran, SS Cory Hall, DL Demetrin Veal, SS Gerald McBurrows, FS Kevin McCadam, QB Michael Vick, LB Sam Rogers, C Todd McClure inactive for Week 5.

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Falcons | Rogers Won't Play

Fri, 03 Oct 2003 15:39:30 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) won't play in Week 5.

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Falcons | Rogers Doubtful For Vikings Game

Wed, 01 Oct 2003 18:07:18 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 1 and is listed as doubtful for the Sunday, Oct. 5, game against the Minnesota Vikings.

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Falcons | Newman Reinstated

Mon, 29 Sep 2003 14:43:00 -0700

Updating a previous story, the Associated Press reports Atlanta Falcons LB Keith Newman has been reinstated by the NFL after serving a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy. Newman has the opportunity to start Sunday, Oct. 5, due to the injuries suffered by LBs Sam Rogers (knee) and Will Overstreet (shoulder).

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Falcons | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 28 Sep 2003 12:15:16 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have declared WR Brian Finneran, WR LaTarence Dunbar, OG Martin Bibla, QB Michael Vick, LB Sam Rogers, TE Sean Brewer, CB Tod McBride inactive for Week 4.

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Falcons | Rogers Downgraded to Doubtful For Panthers Game

Thu, 25 Sep 2003 21:29:25 -0700

AtlantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) has been downgraded from questionable to doubtful for the Sunday, Sept. 28, game against the Carolina Panthers.

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Falcons | Rogers Injury Update

Thu, 25 Sep 2003 07:49:53 -0700

Updating previous reports, Matt Winkeljohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) attempted to practice on Wednesday, Sept. 24, but was unable to because the pain in his knee was too much. Rogers, who will need surgery at some point to repair torn cartilage in the knee, has opted to play with pain for now.

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Falcons | Rogers Needs Surgery

Tue, 23 Sep 2003 10:14:06 -0700

Updating previous reports, Matt Winkeljohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) was slowed by pain in his left knee during Sunday's, Sept. 21, game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and will require surgery to repair cartilage damage in the joint he injured in the preseason. Rogers, not wanting to end his season, plans to have surgery when the season is over. Last season, Rogers played with torn abdominal muscles.

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Falcons | Rogers Questionable

Mon, 22 Sep 2003 14:32:56 -0700

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) suffered a knee injury during the Week 3 game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and is listed as questionable for Week 4.

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Falcons | Rogers Injured

Sun, 21 Sep 2003 18:50:35 -0700

Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) left the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, Sept. 21 early in the fourth quarter with a knee injury and did not return, according to AtlantaFalcons.com.

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Falcons | Rogers Should Play

Fri, 12 Sep 2003 09:48:28 -0700

Updating previous reports, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) should be able to play on Sunday, Sept. 14.

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Falcons | Rogers Returns, Questionble For Redskins Game

Thu, 11 Sep 2003 10:33:45 -0700

Updating previous reports, Ken Sugiura, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) returned to practice on Wednesday, Sept. 10. Rogers is listed as questionable for the Sunday, Sept. 14 game against the Washington Redskins.

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Falcons | Overstreet To Start

Sun, 07 Sep 2003 12:33:04 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have announced LB Will Overstreet will start in place of LB Sam Rogers.

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Falcons | Rogers Inactive

Sun, 07 Sep 2003 12:30:08 -0700

The Falcons have declared LB Sam Rogers inactive for week 1.

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Falcons | Overstreet To Start

Fri, 05 Sep 2003 11:05:35 -0700

Matt Winkeljohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Will Overstreet will start in the place of injured LB Sam Rogers (knee) in Sunday, Sept. 7 opener against the Dallas Cowboys. This will be Overstreet's first NFL start.

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Falcons | Rogers Ruled Out For Opener

Fri, 05 Sep 2003 11:04:15 -0700

Updating previous reports, Matt Winkeljohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) has been ruled out of the Sunday, Sept. 7 game against the Dallas Cowboys.

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Falcons | Rogers Doubtful For Opener

Thu, 04 Sep 2003 10:47:44 -0700

Updating previous reports, Matt Winkeljohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) is doubtful for the Sunday, Sept. 7 season opener against the Dallas Cowboys as his injured knee has continued to swell.

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Falcons | Rogers Injured

Fri, 29 Aug 2003 14:25:12 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (knee) suffered a sprained left knee in the Thursday, Aug. 28 pre-season game against the Cleveland Browns.

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Falcons | Rogers Has Starting LB Spot

Thu, 28 Aug 2003 10:17:22 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers is set for a starting linebacker position, although it remains to be seen if he will retain the starting job on the weak-side. Rogers is expected back in the lineup for the Thursday, Aug. 28 pre-season game after Falcons LB Will Overstreet started the Aug. 21 pre-season game at Miami.

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Falcons | Overstreet Starts At Strong-Side LB Spot

Sat, 23 Aug 2003 17:13:58 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Will Overstreet started at strong-side linebacker in the Friday, Aug. 22 pre-season game instead of Falcons LB Sam Rogers, who started the final 13 games of last season and the first two pre-season games. Overstreet may remain the weak-side starter indefinitely.

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Falcons | Rogers Moved To Weak-Side LB Spot

Sat, 23 Aug 2003 17:05:33 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers, who started the final 13 games of last season and the first two pre-season games at strong-side linebacker, spent this week practicing in the No. 2 spot on the weak-side.

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Falcons | Rogers Dinged

Mon, 18 Aug 2003 08:55:24 -0700

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (shin) suffered a bruised shin during the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 16. The injury isn't considered serious.

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Falcons | Switching Around LBs

Wed, 06 Aug 2003 11:07:16 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports while the Atlanta Falcons are moving around linebackers at different positions, Falcons linebackers coach Billy Davis says "the best four (linebackers) will play." Falcons LBs Keith Brooking and Chris Draft are the clear starters at the inside spot, but four players - LBs Sam Rogers, Will Overstreet, Matt Stewart and Keith Newman - are competing for the two outside starting spots, not necessarily two competing for the strongside job and two for the weakside job. Davis and Falcons defensive coordinator Wade Phillips also want all the linebackers to know all the jobs in the event they have to be interchanged in games.

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Falcons | Rogers At Outside LB

Wed, 06 Aug 2003 11:04:46 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers has been playing at the outside linebacker position, even though the depth chart shows him competing for the starting weakside linebacker position.

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Falcons | Rogers Limited

Wed, 06 Aug 2003 10:44:35 -0700

Matt Winklejohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (groin) was limited during the Tuesday, August 5 afternoon session.

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Falcons | Rogers and Overstreet to Compete

Sun, 18 May 2003 12:17:11 -0700

Charles Odum reports for the Sporting News that Atlanta Falcons LBs Sam Rogers and Will Overstreet will compete for the starting role at weak-side linebacker.

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Falcons | Rogers Re-signed

Tue, 13 May 2003 12:09:24 -0700

AtlantaFalcons.com reports the Atlanta Falcons have re-signed free agent LB Sam Rogers (Falcons). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Lions | S. Rogers Visits

Mon, 14 Apr 2003 10:32:44 -0700

DetroitLions.com reports the Detroit Lions had free agent LB Sam Rogers (Falcons) in town for a visit on Friday.

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Falcons | Rogers Upgraded

Sat, 28 Dec 2002 08:57:35 -0800

Updating previous reports, AtlantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (wrist/groin) has been upgraded from questionable to probable.

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Falcons | Rogers Held Out

Thu, 26 Dec 2002 05:53:09 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (wrist/groin) did not practice on Tuesday.

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Falcons | Rogers Dinged

Mon, 23 Dec 2002 10:49:52 -0800

Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Reeves said LB Sam Rogers (groin) will be questionable for week seventeen with a groin injury. The team is taking the wait-and-see approach on him this week.

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Falcons | Rogers Dinged

Mon, 23 Dec 2002 06:44:59 -0800

AtltantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (wrist) suffered a wrist injury in the third quarter Sunday, but was able to return to the game.

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Falcons | Rogers Upgraded

Thu, 07 Nov 2002 19:55:25 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (groin/calf) was upgraded to probable on the team's injury report.

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Falcons | Rogers Dinged

Sun, 03 Nov 2002 19:12:12 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (groin/calf) suffered groin and calf injuries during Sunday’s game.

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Falcons | Rogers in - Thierry Out

Sun, 13 Oct 2002 09:08:52 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have announced LB Sam Rogers will start in place of LB John Thierry.

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Falcons | Rogers To Start Again

Wed, 09 Oct 2002 14:00:44 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Reeves said LB Sam Rogers will once again start this weekend. Rookie Will Overstreet (shoulder) will continue to be worked in, but his time will be limited due to his shoulder injury.

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Falcons | Overstreet Likely to See Time

Fri, 04 Oct 2002 15:27:40 -0700

AtlantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers is expected to start at ROLB for the Falcons this weekend, but he’s likely to be spelled by rookie LB Will Overstreet (shoulder), who will be making his NFL debut.

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Falcons | Overstreet Update

Thu, 03 Oct 2002 00:16:05 -0700

The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons rookie OLB Will Overstreet (dislocated left shoulder) is expected to play Sunday. He or LB Sam Rogers will start the game.

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Falcons | Rogers Seeing More Action

Mon, 23 Sep 2002 05:28:09 -0700

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers saw the most playing time of the year with the team during Sunday’s game. He was spelling SLB Matt Stewart and also played some at the weakside backer position.

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Falcons | Rogers Update

Mon, 02 Sep 2002 22:43:31 -0700

The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (groin) was limited at practice Monday. He may be able to play this week.

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Falcons | Rogers - No Go

Wed, 28 Aug 2002 13:03:33 -0700

AtlantaFalcons.com reports LB Sam Rogers (groin) will not play in Thursday's pre-season game.

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Falcons | Rogers Doubtful

Tue, 27 Aug 2002 23:28:03 -0700

The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons LB Sam Rogers (groin) is doubful for Thursday's pre-season game.

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