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Dolphins | Matt Willis works out

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 14:54:34 -0700

The Miami Dolphins worked out free-agent WR Matt Willis (Lions) Tuesday, Oct. 29.

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Redskins | Slew of free-agents get workout

Tue, 01 Oct 2013 18:40:57 -0700

The Washington Redskins worked out free-agents FS Al Afalava (Titans), CB Jalil Brown (Chiefs), CB Mario Butler (Broncos), WR Arceto Clark (Seahawks), LB Justin Cole (Browns), TE Anthony Hill (Colts), LB Josh Hull (Rams), QB G.J. Kinne (Eagles), C Kevin Kowalski (Cowboys), LB Brian Rolle (Steelers), LB D.J. Smith (Chargers), OT Jason Smith (Jets), QB Nick Stephens (Cowboys), CB Ross Ventrone (Steelers) and WR Matt Willis (Lions) Tuesday, Oct. 1.

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Chargers | Receivers work out

Tue, 01 Oct 2013 07:06:55 -0700

The San Diego Chargers worked out free-agent WRs David Nelson (Browns), Austin Collie (Colts), Lavelle Hawkins (49ers), Derek Hagan (Buccaneers) and Matt Willis (Lions).

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Lions | Five cut

Sat, 31 Aug 2013 12:14:45 -0700

The Detroit Lions waived CB Ron Bartell, SS Tyrell Johnson, WR Matt Willis, OG Jake Scott and SS Amari Spievey.

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Lions | Sign Matt Willis

Tue, 04 Jun 2013 13:32:07 -0700

The Detroit Lions signed WR Matt Willis (Broncos) Tuesday, June 4. Terms of the contract were disclosed.

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Broncos | Seven probable for playoff game

Fri, 11 Jan 2013 10:32:47 -0800

Denver Broncos WR Trindon Holliday (ankle), WR Matt Willis (knee), OG Chris Kuper (ankle), OT Ryan Clady (shoulder), OT Orlando Franklin (knee), FS Mike C. Adams (knee) and SS Jim Leonhard (thigh) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 11, and are listed as probable for the Divisional Round playoff game.

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Broncos | Seven fully practice

Thu, 10 Jan 2013 12:20:06 -0800

Denver Broncos S Mike C. Adams (knee), T Ryan Clady (shoulder), T Orlando Franklin (knee), WR Trindon Holliday (ankle), G Chris Kuper (ankle), S Jim Leonhard (thigh) and WR Matt Willis (knee) all fully participated in practice Thursday, Jan. 10.

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Broncos | Seven fully participate

Wed, 09 Jan 2013 13:16:13 -0800

Denver Broncos S Mike C. Adams (knee), T Ryan Clady (shoulder), T Orlando Franklin (knee), WR Trindon Holliday (ankle), G Chris Kuper (ankle), S Jim Leonhard (thigh) and WR Matt Willis (knee) all fully participated in practice Wednesday, Jan. 09.

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Broncos | Six fully practice

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 14:12:25 -0800

Denver Broncos S Mike C. Adams (knee), T Ryan Clady (shoulder), RB Chris Gronkowski (hamstring), S Jim Leonhard (thigh), S Danny Trevathan (groin) and WR Matt Willis (knee) all fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 27.

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Broncos | Four take part in practice

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 13:48:51 -0800

Denver Broncos FB Chris Gronkowski (hamstring), WR Matt Willis (knee), FS Mike C. Adams (knee) and SS Jim Leonhard (thigh) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.

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Broncos | Seven listed as probable

Fri, 21 Dec 2012 14:16:59 -0800

Denver Broncos WR Trindon Holliday (knee), WR Matt Willis (knee), C Dan Koppen (knee), DT Kevin Vickerson (groin), LB Wesley Woodyard (ankle), FS Mike C. Adams (knee) and SS Jim Leonhard (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 21, and are listed as probable for Week 16.

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Broncos | Six limited in practice

Thu, 20 Dec 2012 14:46:46 -0800

Denver Broncos S Mike C. Adams (knee), WR Trindon Holliday (knee), C Dan Koppen (knee), S Jim Leonhard (ankle), WR Matt Willis (knee) and LB Wesley Woodyard (ankle) all fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 20.

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Broncos | Five players fully practice

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 14:52:11 -0800

Denver Broncos WR Trindon Holliday (knee), WR Matt Willis (knee), C Dan Koppen (knee), LB Wesley Woodyard (ankle) and SS Jim Leonhard (ankle) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 19.

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Broncos | Two probable

Fri, 14 Dec 2012 12:04:24 -0800

Denver Broncos WR Trindon Holliday (knee) and WR Matt Willis (knee) practiced Friday, Dec. 14, and are probable for Week 15.

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Broncos | Two practice in full

Thu, 13 Dec 2012 14:17:58 -0800

Denver Broncos WRs Trindon Holliday (knee) and Matt Willis (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 13.

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Broncos | Two WRs take part in practice

Wed, 12 Dec 2012 13:31:55 -0800

Denver Broncos WR Trindon Holliday (knee) and WR Matt Willis (knee) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 12.

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Broncos | Five probable for Week 14

Wed, 05 Dec 2012 12:15:55 -0800

Denver Broncos DE Robert Ayers (non-injury related), TE Virgil Green (hamstring), G Chris Kuper (ankle), G Manuel Ramirez (back) and WR Matt Willis (knee) all fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 5, and are probable for Week 14.

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Broncos | Two would have missed practice

Mon, 03 Dec 2012 14:35:55 -0800

Denver Broncos WR Matt Willis (knee) and LB Wesley Woodyard (ankle) did not participate in practice Monday, Dec. 3. This is an estimation since the Broncos did not practice.

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Broncos | Six players listed as probable

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 12:16:06 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Matt Willis (hamstring), TE Jacob Tamme (hip), OG Chris Kuper (forearm), LB Danny Trevathan (thumb), CB Chris X. Harris (ankle) and SS Mike C. Adams (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 26, and are listed as probable.

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Broncos | Six practice in full

Thu, 25 Oct 2012 15:02:16 -0700

Denver Broncos S Mike C. Adams (knee), CB Chris X. Harris (ankle), OG Chris Kuper (forearm), DT Sealver Siliga (undisclosed), LB Danny Trevathan (thumb) and WR Matt Willis (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Oct. 25.

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Broncos | Six take part in practice

Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:03:25 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Matt Willis (hamstring), TE Jacob Tamme (hip), OG Chris Kuper (forearm), LB Danny Trevathan (thumb), CB Chris X. Harris (ankle) and FS Mike C. Adams (knee) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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Broncos | Seven probable for MNF

Sat, 13 Oct 2012 19:11:15 -0700

Denver Broncos LB Keith Brooking (concussion), CB Tony Carter (illness), OT Ryan Clady (hamstring), FB Chris Gronkowski (thigh), CB Chris X. Harris (ankle), OG Chris Kuper (forearm) and WR Matt Willis (undisclosed) were each able to practice in full Saturday, Oct. 13, and all seven are listed as probable for the Week 6 game against the San Diego Chargers Monday, Oct. 15.

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Broncos | Six fully participate in practice

Fri, 12 Oct 2012 14:40:36 -0700

Denver Broncos RB Lance Ball (ankle), LB Keith Brooking (concussion), FB Chris Gronkowski (thigh), CB Chris X. Harris (ankle), G Chris Kuper (forearm), and WR Matt Willis (undisclosed) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 12.

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Broncos | Two miss practice

Thu, 11 Oct 2012 15:22:24 -0700

Denver Broncos OT Ryan Clady (hamstring) and WR Matt Willis (undisclosed) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 11.

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Broncos | Five probable for Week 5

Fri, 05 Oct 2012 12:57:20 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Matt Willis (hamstring), CB Tracy Porter (shoulder), G Chris Kuper (forearm), LB Nate Irving (concussion), and CB Chris X. Harris (ankle) all fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 5, and are probable for the team's Week 5 game.

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Broncos | Five fully participate in practice

Thu, 04 Oct 2012 14:14:43 -0700

Denver Broncos CB Chris X. Harris (ankle), LB Nate Irving (concussion), G Chris Kuper (forearm), CB Tracy Porter (shoulder) and WR Matt Willis (hamstring) all fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 4.

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Broncos | Three fully participate in practice

Wed, 03 Oct 2012 14:45:40 -0700

Denver Broncos CB Chris X. Harris (ankle), CB Tracy Porter (shoulder), and WR Matt Willis (hamstring) all fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 3.

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Broncos | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 30 Sep 2012 11:45:52 -0700

The Denver Broncos have declared OG C.J. Davis, QB Caleb Hanie, OG Chris Kuper, RB Knowshon Moreno, WR Matt Willis, LB Nate Irving, DL Sealver Siliga inactive for Week 4.

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Broncos | Two questionable for Week 4

Fri, 28 Sep 2012 15:34:27 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Matt Willis (hamstring) and LB Nate Irving (concussion) were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 28, and are listed as questionable for Week 4.

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Broncos | Three miss practice

Thu, 27 Sep 2012 16:42:39 -0700

Denver Broncos S Quinton Carter (knee), LB Nate Irving (concussion) and WR Matt Willis (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 27.

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Broncos | Three miss practice

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 15:40:40 -0700

Denver Broncos S Quinton Carter (knee), LB Nate Irving (concussion) and WR Matt Willis (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 26.

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Broncos | Matt Willis re-signs

Mon, 16 Apr 2012 22:57:22 -0700

The Denver Broncos re-signed restricted free-agent WR Matt Willis Monday, April 16, to a one-year, $1.26 million contract.

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Broncos | Eddie Royal held without a reception

Sun, 18 Dec 2011 19:24:28 -0800

Denver Broncos WR Eddie Royal was targeted twice in Week 15 against the New England Patriots, and he did not record any receptions. WRs Eric Decker and Matt Willis weren't much better, posting just one grab each with two targets. WR Demaryius Thomas is the receiver of choice for QB Tim Tebow lately.

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Broncos | Demaryius Thomas leads receivers in Week 14

Sun, 11 Dec 2011 17:52:04 -0800

Denver Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas had seven receptions for a game-high 78 yards and a touchdown in Week 14 against the Chicago Bears. WR Matt Willis added four catches for 75 yards, while WR Eric Decker added three grabs and 33 yards.

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Broncos | Brandon Lloyd leads receiving corps

Mon, 12 Sep 2011 23:19:07 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Brandon Lloyd posted team-highs with six receptions and 89 yards in the Week 1 loss Monday, Sept. 12, against the Oakland Raiders. WR Eddie Royal checked in with two grabs for 33 yards, and WR Matt Willis added a six-yard catch.

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Broncos | Six players fully practice

Thu, 08 Sep 2011 17:25:31 -0700

Denver Broncos WRs Demaryius Thomas (Achilles) and Matt Willis (toe), OG Chris Kuper (toe), DT Brodrick Bunkley (knee), FS David Bruton and SS Quinton Carter (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 8.

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Broncos | Matt Willis to IR

Tue, 19 Oct 2010 15:16:09 -0700

The Denver Broncos placed WR Matt Willis (foot) on the Injured Reserve list Tuesday, Oct. 19, according to The Denver Post's Lindsay Jones.

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Broncos | Matt Willis injured in Week 6, will not return

Sun, 17 Oct 2010 14:03:39 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Matt Willis (foot) suffered a foot injury in the team's Week 6 game against the New York Jets, and will not return to the game, reports DenverBroncos.com.

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Broncos | Wide receiver position locked in

Fri, 03 Sep 2010 18:33:04 -0700

Denver Broncos WRs Jabar Gaffney, Brandon Lloyd, Eddie Royal, Matt Willis, Eric Decker and Demaryius Thomas are locks to make the team's final roster, reports Mike Klis, of The Denver Post.

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Broncos | Brandon Stokley on the bubble?

Fri, 03 Sep 2010 04:49:12 -0700

Denver Broncos WR Brandon Stokley could be on the team's roster bubble, according to Lindsay H. Jones and Mike Klis, of The Denver Post. The Broncos will likely keep six receivers, and five players seem to have jobs locked up, including WRs Jabar Gaffney, Eddie Royal, Brandon Lloyd, Demaryius Thomas and Eric Decker. Stokley and WR Matt Willis could be battling for the final spot.

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Broncos | Tim Tebow gets off to rough start

Thu, 02 Sep 2010 20:22:51 -0700

Denver Broncos rookie QB Tim Tebow got off to a bad start Thursday, Sept. 2, reports The Associated Press. Tebow fumbled his first snap and threw an interception. He found a rhythm during the second quarter and finished the game hitting 12 of 16 passes for 167 yards and one touchdown. Tebow rushed four times for 21 yards. WR Matt Willis was his favorite target, as the two connected five times for 122 yards and the score.

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Broncos | Willis signed to active roster

Sat, 02 Jan 2010 13:03:05 -0800

The Denver Broncos have announced they have signed practice squad WR Matt Willis to their active roster. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Broncos | Willis could be brought up from practice squad

Fri, 01 Jan 2010 19:04:19 -0800

Denver Broncos WR Matt Willis will be brought up from the team's practice squad if WR Eddie Royal (head, neck) is unable to play Week 17.

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Broncos | Willis and Carter cut

Sat, 05 Sep 2009 11:24:34 -0700

Frank Schwab, of The Colorado Springs Gazette, reports the Denver Broncos have cut WR Matt Willis and CB Tony Carter. Both are candidates for the team's practice squad.

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Broncos | Willis signed to practice squad

Wed, 24 Dec 2008 08:33:06 -0800

The Denver Broncos have announced they have signed free-agent WR Matt Willis (Ravens) to their practice squad.

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Ravens | Willis signed to practice squad

Mon, 01 Sep 2008 11:12:09 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens announced Monday, Sept. 1, that they have signed free-agent WR Matt Willis (Ravens) to their practice squad.

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Ravens | Team waives 19 players

Sat, 30 Aug 2008 13:09:50 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens have announced they have waived TE Adam Bergen, QB Casey Bramlet, DL Darrell Campbell, WR Patrick Carter, OG Adrien Clarke, DL Amon Gordon, WR Justin Harper, RB Alex Haynes, TE Keith Heinrich, OG Adam Kraus, LB Robert McCune, RB Allen Patrick, CB Ronnie Prude, OT Joe Reitz, OT Chad Slaughter, LB Gary Stills, WR Ernie Wheelwright, DL Lorenzo Williams and WR Matt Willis.

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Ravens | Willis signed to active roster

Wed, 14 Nov 2007 16:16:27 -0800

The Baltimore Ravens have announced they have signed practice squad WR Matt Willis to their active roster. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Ravens | Willis signed off practice squad

Sat, 06 Oct 2007 17:24:23 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens announced they have signed WR Matt Willis off their practice squad.

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Ravens | Willis signed to practice squad

Sun, 02 Sep 2007 10:45:34 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens have announced they have signed unrestricted free-agent WR Matt Willis (Ravens) to their practice squad.

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