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Raiders | One in, one out

Tue, 13 Aug 2013 20:09:59 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Nick Roach (undisclosed) left practice Tuesday, Aug. 13, due to an undisclosed injury. Meanwhile, DE Lamarr Houston (undisclosed) was able to return to practice.

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Raiders | Nick Roach works with first team

Fri, 26 Jul 2013 18:52:06 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Nick Roach worked as the first-team middle linebacker Friday, July 26, and LB Sio Moore was used as the team's first-team, strong-side linebacker.

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Raiders | Coach praises Nick Roach

Mon, 03 Jun 2013 17:27:20 -0700

Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen praised LB Nick Roach. "Nick's highly intelligent and he's athletic," Allen said Monday. "He's done a nice job of kind of being the quarterback of our defense. He really has a passion about leading that team ... and he's got some things that he can do from a coverage standpoint that lends some flexibility to us."

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Raiders | Nick Roach contract update

Mon, 18 Mar 2013 11:49:28 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Oakland Raiders have signed LB Nick Roach to a four-year deal worth $13 million. The deal includes $5 million in guaranteed money.

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Bears | Brian Urlacher could be helped by LB departure

Fri, 15 Mar 2013 19:15:35 -0700

The departure of LB Nick Roach to the Oakland Raiders could help the team's effort to bring back free-agent LB Brian Urlacher, although it is still not a slam dunk he'll return. The team still needs Urlacher to agree to a return at a price favorable to the team. "He's part of the group of players that we have to work through and come to a final conclusion (on)," general manager Phil Emery said Friday, March 15. "That (process) will be (handled) with Brian and his agents."

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Raiders | Nick Roach to start at MLB

Fri, 15 Mar 2013 07:51:04 -0700

The Oakland Raiders signed LB Nick Roach to be their starting middle linebacker.

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Raiders | Nick Roach agrees to terms

Fri, 15 Mar 2013 05:19:20 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have agreed to terms with free-agent LB Nick Roach (Bears), according to a league source. The deal is believed to be in the range of three to four years at $3 million to $4 million a year.

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Raiders | Nick Roach to visit

Wed, 13 Mar 2013 11:08:48 -0700

The Oakland Raiders are scheduled to meet with free-agent LB Nick Roach (Bears).

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NFL | Nick Roach receiving a lot of interest

Sat, 09 Mar 2013 10:22:59 -0800

Josh Wright, agent for free-agent LB Nick Roach (Bears), said six teams have called him to express interest in Roach. Wright indicated some of the teams interested are looking at Roach as a middle linebacker.

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Bears | Nick Roach could see expanded role

Fri, 08 Mar 2013 18:06:52 -0800

The Chicago Bears are attempting to re-sign impending free-agent LB Nick Roach, and he could be in line for an expanded role on defense even if the team is able to finalize a deal with fellow impending free-agent LB Brian Urlacher.

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Bears | Interest in Nick Roach

Tue, 26 Feb 2013 14:03:32 -0800

The Chicago Bears are expected to make a big push to re-sign LB Nick Roach. The Bears have not made Roach a contract offer yet, but have expressed a desire to keep him with the team.

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Bears | Nick Roach to start

Tue, 04 Dec 2012 13:02:33 -0800

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach is expected to start in place of LB Brian Urlacher (hamstring). It would be Roach's fourth career start at middle linebacker. The Bears re-signed LB Dom DeCicco for depth at the position.

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Bears | Nick Roach expected to fill in at MLB

Tue, 07 Aug 2012 19:03:09 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach is expected to get the starting nod at middle linebacker in the preseason opener Thursday, Aug. 9, against the Denver Broncos with LB Brian Urlacher (knee, personal) unlikely to suit up.

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Bears | Two expected to compete for OLB job

Mon, 23 Apr 2012 13:29:10 -0700

Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery said LBs Geno Hayes and Nick Roach will compete for the starting strongside linebacker job during training camp. He will also be the backup at weakside linebacker.

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Bears | Geno Hayes agrees to terms

Thu, 19 Apr 2012 09:39:35 -0700

The Chicago Bears agreed to terms with free-agent LB Geno Hayes (Buccaneers) Thursday, April 19. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Bears could put Hayes in a position to compete with strongside LB Nick Roach.

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Bears | Six players probable

Fri, 30 Dec 2011 12:59:09 -0800

Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester (ankle), TE Kellen Davis (illness), OG Chris Spencer (back), DE Corey Wootton (concussion) and LBs Lance Briggs (ankle) and Nick Roach (shin) are listed as probable for Week 17 and are expected to play. Briggs was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 30, while the other five fully participated in practice.

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Bears | Four players fully practice

Thu, 29 Dec 2011 16:52:30 -0800

Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester (ankle), C Chris Spencer (back), DE Corey Wootton (concussion) and LB Nick Roach (shin) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 29.

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Bears | Four limited

Wed, 28 Dec 2011 15:17:09 -0800

Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester (ankle), LB Nick Roach (shin), C Chris Spencer (back) and DL Corey Wootton (concussion) were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 28.

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Bears | Nick Roach might be busy in Week 14

Fri, 09 Dec 2011 23:02:33 -0800

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach has seen his playing time increase to approximately 40-45 plays in a given week over the past month, and he might be busy again in Week 14 against the Denver Broncos. "We always in the linebacker room enjoy the challenge of a good rushing team because they're going to test our rules," Roach said Friday, Dec. 9. "Plus, it's always a challenge to face really good players like (RB Willis McGahee) who's having an excellent year and has been put in a smart scheme that features the power run game."

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Bears | Nick Roach re-signed

Fri, 29 Jul 2011 15:54:31 -0700

The Chicago Bears have re-signed free-agent LB Nick Roach to a two-year deal worth $4.5 million.

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Bears | Talking with Nick Roach

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 20:02:45 -0700

Unrestricted free-agent LB Nick Roach (Bears) had breakfast with members of the Chicago Bears' coaching staff Tuesday, July 26. However, it is not clear if he will re-sign with the team.

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Bears | Unrestricted free agents

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 17:12:26 -0700

The Chicago Bears have the following unrestricted free agents to consider re-signing for the 2011 season: NT Anthony Adams, S Josh Bullocks, TE Desmond Clark, QB Todd Collins, WR Rashied Davis, DB Corey Graham, LB Brian Iwuh, C Olin Kreutz, S Danieal Manning, P Brad Maynard, Nick Roach, Pisa Tinoisamoa, LB Rod Wilson and RB Garrett Wolfe.

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Bears | Could look to bring back some FA LBs

Wed, 09 Mar 2011 07:23:34 -0800

The Chicago Bears may consider re-signing impending free-agent LBs Brian Iwuh, Rod Wilson and Nick Roach this offseason to help their depth at linebacker and keep some of their special teams contributors, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Four players receive tenders

Fri, 04 Mar 2011 16:15:10 -0800

The Chicago Bears have tendered offers to impending free-agents QB Caleb Hanie, LB Nick Roach, CB Corey Graham and FS Danieal Manning, reports Chicago Tribune. The levels of the tenders were not disclosed.

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Bears | May choose between two LBs

Thu, 03 Feb 2011 13:58:44 -0800

The Chicago Bears likely will not re-sign both impending free-agent LBs Pisa Tinoisamoa and Nick Roach, but could re-sign one during the offseason, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Nick Roach suffers injury Week 17

Sun, 02 Jan 2011 16:02:43 -0800

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury in the team's Week 17 game and was ruled out of the game, according to Frank Tadych, of NFL.com.

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Bears | Pisa Tinoisamoa not on injury report

Fri, 31 Dec 2010 12:38:29 -0800

Chicago Bears LB Pisa Tinoisamoa (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 31, and is not on the injury report for Week 17, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune. He may rotate with LB Nick Roach during the game with Roach as the starter.

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Bears | Nick Roach questionable for Week 14

Fri, 10 Dec 2010 13:53:24 -0800

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (back) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 10, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune. He is listed as questionable for Week 14 but may start in the game.

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Bears | Two players limited Thursday

Thu, 09 Dec 2010 15:05:56 -0800

Chicago Bears RB Chester Taylor (knee) and LB Nick Roach (back) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 9, reports ChicagoBears.com.

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Bears | Three sit out practice Wednesday

Wed, 08 Dec 2010 14:05:41 -0800

Chicago Bears RB Chester Taylor (knee) and LBs Nick Roach (back) and Pisa Tinoisamoa (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 8, reports Shalise Manza Young, of The Boston Globe.

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Bears | Nick Roach leaves game Week 13

Sun, 05 Dec 2010 11:12:41 -0800

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (hip) suffered a hip injury in Week 13 and is questionable to return to the game, reports CBSSports.com.

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Bears | Pisa Tinoisamoa ruled out for Week 11

Wed, 17 Nov 2010 12:15:19 -0800

Chicago Bears LB Pisa Tinoisamoa (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 17, and has been ruled out for Week 11, reports the Chicago Tribune's Brad Biggs. LB Nick Roach is expected to start in Tinoisamoa's place.

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Bears | Nick Roach practices Friday

Fri, 24 Sep 2010 13:05:31 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (hamstring) practiced Friday, Sept. 24, and is expected to play in Week 3, according to the Chicago Tribune's Brad Biggs.

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Bears | Three limited Thursday

Thu, 23 Sep 2010 13:54:45 -0700

Chicago Bears DL Israel Idonije (foot), LB Nick Roach (hamstring) and LB Brian Iwuh (quadriceps) were limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 23.

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Bears | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 19 Sep 2010 08:46:06 -0700

The Chicago Bears have declared QB Caleb Hanie, DL Corey Wootton, FS Craig Steltz, OT J'Marcus Webb, CB Joshua Moore, RB Kahlil Bell, DL Marcus Harrison, LB Nick Roach inactive for Week 2.

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Bears | Nick Roach limited Friday

Fri, 17 Sep 2010 12:43:38 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (hamstring) was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 17, and is not expected to play in Week 2, according to Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Nick Roach limited Thursday

Thu, 16 Sep 2010 16:03:20 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (hamstring) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 16.

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Bears | Nick Roach to miss rest of game

Sun, 12 Sep 2010 12:08:52 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (hamstring) will not return in the team's Week 1 game because of a hamstring injury, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Nick Roach practices Friday

Fri, 10 Sep 2010 14:13:19 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (knee) practiced Friday, Sept. 10, and is expected to play during Week 1, reports Brad Biggs, of The Chicago Tribune. He has been removed from the team's injury report.

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Bears | Three fully practice Thursday

Thu, 09 Sep 2010 11:02:48 -0700

Chicago Bears WR Earl Bennett (hamstring), LB Nick Roach (knee) and FS Major Wright (finger) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 9.

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Bears | Three fully practice Wednesday

Wed, 08 Sep 2010 11:26:33 -0700

Chicago Bears WR Earl Bennett (hamstring), LB Nick Roach (knee) and FS Major Wright (finger) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Sept. 8.

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Bears | Three players practice Monday

Mon, 06 Sep 2010 11:35:56 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (knee), LB Hunter Hillenmeyer (undisclosed) and WR Earl Bennett (hamstring) participated in practice Monday, Sept. 6, according to Jeff Dickerson, of ESPNChicago.com.

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Bears | Nick Roach undergoes surgery

Tue, 24 Aug 2010 07:07:09 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (knee) underwent arthroscopic knee surgery Tuesday, Aug. 24, but is expected to be ready for the start of the regular season, reports Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Nick Roach could miss next preseason game

Tue, 24 Aug 2010 05:47:30 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (knee) did not practice Monday, Aug. 23, leaving his status for the team's next preseason game in question, according to Vaughn McClure, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Two return to practice Tuesday

Tue, 10 Aug 2010 15:43:09 -0700

Chicago Bears S Danieal Manning (hamstring) and LB Nick Roach (knee) returned for the team's practice Tuesday, Aug. 10, reports CBSSports.com.

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Bears | Nick Roach, Marcus Harrison practice Wednesday

Wed, 02 Jun 2010 15:44:23 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (hamstring) and DT Marcus Harrison (illness) took part in the team's practice Wednesday, June 2, reports the Chicago Tribune's Vaughn McClure.

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Bears | Nick Roach to miss rest of minicamp

Sat, 22 May 2010 10:14:38 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach (hamstring) will sit out the remainder of the team's minicamp because of a tight hamstring, reports Vaughn McClure, of the Chicago Tribune.

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Bears | Nick Roach working with starters

Thu, 20 May 2010 14:24:17 -0700

Chicago Bears LB Nick Roach is working with the first team during workouts, reports Vaughn McClure, of the Chicago Tribune. Roach could remain there when the team starts their minicamp Friday, May 21.

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Bears | Roach re-signed

Mon, 19 Apr 2010 09:50:42 -0700

ESPNChicago.com reports Chicago Bears restricted free-agent LB Nick Roach has signed his one-year tender offer. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Bears | Tinoisamoa, Roach expect to compete for starting job

Mon, 12 Apr 2010 13:51:19 -0700

Brad Biggs, of the National Football Post, reports Chicago Bears LB Pisa Tinoisamoa and LB Nick Roach are expected to compete for the starting strongside linebacker spot during training camp.

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