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Buccaneers | Simeon Rice looking to return to NFL?

Tue, 29 Mar 2011 20:46:44 -0700

Free-agent DL Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) said Tuesday, March 29, that he is ready to return to the NFL if needed, reports Ira Kaufman, of The Tampa Tribune. "All I know is my services are ready if they're ready," Rice said. Since leaving the NFL in 2007, Rice has been working on a film career.

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Bears | Unlikely to pursue Rice

Wed, 06 May 2009 12:27:44 -0700

Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Sun-Times, reports Chicago Bears general manager Jerry Angelo said the team likely will not pursue unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Colts).

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NFL | S. Rice believes he's still one of best defensive ends

Wed, 06 May 2009 06:33:22 -0700

WQYK 1010 Sports Radio reports free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Colts) said during an interview that he will definitely make a return in 2009. Rice added that he would automatically be among the top five defensive ends in the NFL.

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NFL | S. Rice looking to sign with team for 2009

Wed, 25 Feb 2009 05:42:20 -0800

Free-agent DL Simeon Rice (Colts) has signed with Josh Stevens and Mike Abadir of SAPROS Sports Management, according to NFL Draft Bible. Rice is considered to be in his best physical shape in years, and his pain-free shoulder has been medically cleared. Rice's speed has been consistently timed in the 4.50-second range. He will be seeking offers for the 2009 NFL season.

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NFL | Rice earns additional $3,833

Fri, 21 Mar 2008 00:36:44 -0700

Mike Chappell, of the Indianapolis Star, reports free-agent DL Simeon Rice (Colts) earned an additional $3,833 through the NFL's Performance-Based Pay program. Rice played part of the 2007 season with the Denver Broncos and Indianapolis Colts.

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Colts | Team releases Rice

Tue, 27 Nov 2007 12:37:54 -0800

ESPNews reports the Indianapolis Colts released DL Simeon Rice Tuesday, Nov. 27.

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Colts | Team claims S. Rice

Mon, 12 Nov 2007 20:03:22 -0800

KFFL has learned the Indianapolis Colts have claimed free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Broncos) off waivers.

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Broncos | Rice released

Fri, 09 Nov 2007 12:57:56 -0800

Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports the Denver Broncos have released DE Simeon Rice.

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Broncos | Rice expected to play passing downs Week 9

Thu, 01 Nov 2007 14:29:23 -0700

Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos DL Simeon Rice (shoulder) practiced Thursday, Nov. 1, and is expected to play passing downs Week 9.

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Broncos | Rice plays for first time in three weeks

Wed, 31 Oct 2007 11:23:13 -0700

Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos DL Simeon Rice (shoulder) was activated and played for the first time in three weeks. Rice had four tackles in Week 8.

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Broncos | Rice will be active Week 8

Mon, 29 Oct 2007 16:13:52 -0700

Michelle Tafoya, of ESPN, reports Denver Broncos DE Simeon Rice (shoulder) will be active for Week 8. He will only be used on passing downs.

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Broncos | Rice should be available to play Week 8

Thu, 25 Oct 2007 14:12:32 -0700

Bill Williamson, of The Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos DL Simeon Rice (shoulder) practiced Thursday, Oct. 25, and should be available to play Week 8.

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Broncos | Rice must show he's ready during practice

Tue, 23 Oct 2007 07:54:18 -0700

Jeff Legwold, of the Rocky Mountain News, reports Denver Broncos head coach Mike Shanahan said DL Simeon Rice (shoulder) must show in practice this week that his left shoulder is ready before he will be activated for the team's Week 8 game. "Last week, he had a better week than he had the week before, so I'm going to judge him this week, and if he practices at the level I hope he does, he'll probably dress for the game," Shanahan said.

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Broncos | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 21 Oct 2007 16:31:05 -0700

The Denver Broncos have declared DL Amon Gordon, RB Andre Hall, CB Champ Bailey, FS Hamza Abdullah, OG Isaac Snell, WR Javon Walker, FB Mike Bell, DL Simeon Rice inactive for Week 7.

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Broncos | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 21 Oct 2007 16:21:14 -0700

The Denver Broncos have declared DL Amon Gordon, RB Andre Hall, CB Champ Bailey, FS Hamza Abdullah, OG Isaac Snell, WR Javon Walker, FB Mike Bell, DL Simeon Rice inactive for Week 7.

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Broncos | Rice to be inactive Week 7

Sat, 20 Oct 2007 07:25:46 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos DL Simeon Rice will be inactive for the team's Week 7 game. "I got two more months here," said Rice, who is not expected to return to the team next season. "I have (121) career sacks, I can't play on this defense?" Rice asked.

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Broncos | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 07 Oct 2007 12:27:41 -0700

The Denver Broncos have declared DL Antwon Burton, FS Hamza Abdullah, WR Javon Walker, FB Mike Bell, OL Ryan Harris, DL Simeon Rice, TE Stephen Alexander, SS Steve Cargile inactive for Week 5.

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Broncos | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 07 Oct 2007 12:27:41 -0700

The Denver Broncos have declared DL Antwon Burton, FS Hamza Abdullah, WR Javon Walker, FB Mike Bell, OL Ryan Harris, DL Simeon Rice, TE Stephen Alexander, SS Steve Cargile inactive for Week 5.

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Broncos | Rice expected to play more Week 2

Mon, 10 Sep 2007 20:00:07 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos DE Simeon Rice took part in 17 plays Week 1. He is expected to play more Week 2 against the Oakland Raiders.

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Broncos | Rice to see limited time Week 1

Wed, 05 Sep 2007 17:59:23 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos DE Simeon Rice will play 15 to 20 snaps Week 1.

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Broncos | Rice contract update

Tue, 04 Sep 2007 08:31:34 -0700

Jeff Legwold and Lee Rasizer, of the Rocky Mountain News, report Denver Broncos DL Simeon Rice's contract with the team does not include a signing bonus, but the team has agreed to guarantee the base salary and add roughly $1 million in performance bonuses.

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Broncos | Rice agrees to one-year deal

Mon, 03 Sep 2007 16:19:36 -0700

The Denver Broncos have announced they have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Rams | Rice to sign with team

Fri, 31 Aug 2007 18:35:45 -0700

John Hadley, of KTRS 550, reports free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) will sign with the St. Louis Rams, according to sources.

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Rams | Rice visits

Fri, 31 Aug 2007 15:36:14 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Scott Linehan said unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) was meeting with the team and taking a physical so the Rams can see where he is health wise.

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Titans | Team still thinking about Rice

Thu, 16 Aug 2007 14:47:36 -0700

Jim Wyatt and Paul Kuharsky , of the Nashville Tennessean, report Tennessee Titans general manager Mike Reinfeldt have talked briefly with the agent for unrestricted free agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers), but the team is still evaluating Rice.

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Rams | Team interested in S. Rice

Sun, 12 Aug 2007 21:05:52 -0700

Bill Coats, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports the St. Louis Rams are interested in free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers). The team might bring him in for a visit.

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Titans | Team unlikely to sign Rice

Tue, 07 Aug 2007 13:49:50 -0700

Jessica Hopp and Jim Wyatt, of the Nashville Tennessean, report the Tennessee Titans have not entered contract negotiations with unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers), and are unlikely to sign Rice.

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Redskins | No interest in S. Rice

Sat, 04 Aug 2007 15:07:09 -0700

Jason La Canfora, of the Washington Post, reports Washington Redskins team management received sub-par internal reports regarding unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers). They have not attempted to contact him nor are they expected to.

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Titans | S. Rice visits team

Sat, 04 Aug 2007 08:03:15 -0700

The Associated Press reports free-agent DL Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) met with the Tennessee Titans Friday, Aug. 3.

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Giants | Team may sign Rice later

Fri, 03 Aug 2007 15:34:09 -0700

Mike Garafolo, of the Star-Ledger, reports the New York Giants want to see if DE Michael Strahan retires before trying to sign unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers), according to a source close to the situation. Rice is a few weeks away from being able to participate in full-contact activities because of a shoulder injury, the source said.

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Titans | No meeting with Rice has been set up

Fri, 03 Aug 2007 13:52:44 -0700

Jim Wyatt and Paul Kuharsky, of the Nashville Tennessean, report Tennessee Titans head coach Jeff Fisher said the team has not set up a meeting with unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers).

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NFL | Rice two to three weeks away

Thu, 02 Aug 2007 16:28:22 -0700

Arthur Staple, of the New York Newsday, reports free-agent DE Simeon Rice (shoulder), who was cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, is at least two to three weeks away from the point when his shoulder would be completely healed and he would be able to practice.

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Giants | Rice passes physical, but does not get offer

Thu, 02 Aug 2007 11:08:07 -0700

Arthur Staple, of Newsday, reports unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) passed a physical given to him by the New York Giants, but he was not offered a contract by the team during his visit.

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NFL | Rice cleared to play

Tue, 31 Jul 2007 15:42:17 -0700

The St. Petersburg Times reports unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) said he passed a series of tests done by Dr. James Andrews, and he has been cleared to play this season.

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Giants | Umenyiora unwilling to move for Rice

Mon, 30 Jul 2007 22:29:06 -0700

Arthur Staple, of Newsday, reports New York Giants DE Osi Umenyiora does not want to move to left defensive end if the team signs free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers). Umenyiora said, "There's nowhere for him to play. He can't play left end because that's where teams run the ball. And he's not playing right end, because that's where I am. I'm a right end and I've been successful there, so I don't feel a need to move to a different position. It's ridiculous."

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Titans | S. Rice expected to visit team

Mon, 30 Jul 2007 09:18:39 -0700

Paul Kuharsky and Jim Wyatt, of the Tennessean, report free-agent DL Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) should meet with the Tennessee Titans after he meets with the New York Giants this week, according to general manager Mike Reinfeldt. "Tentatively we'd like to have him come in after New York," Reinfeldt said. "I'm not sure it's been finalized as of yet."

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Giants | Rice will undergo physical Wednesday

Sun, 29 Jul 2007 22:07:10 -0700

Arthur Staple, of Newsday, reports free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) will arrive in New York Tuesday, July 31. The New York Giants will give him a physical Wednesday, Aug. 1, and he will then take a trip to meet with general manager Jerry Reese in Albany, N.Y.

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Giants | Rice to undergo physical

Sun, 29 Jul 2007 18:24:36 -0700

Updating previous reports, the Associated Press reports the New York Giants plan to have unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) undergo a physical Wednesday, Aug. 1.

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Giants | Rice scheduled to visit team Monday

Sat, 28 Jul 2007 23:13:14 -0700

Ralph Vacchiano, of the New York Daily News, reports free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) is scheduled to visit the New York Giants Monday, July 30, according to multiple league sources.

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Jets | Team expressing interest in Rice

Sat, 28 Jul 2007 21:58:24 -0700

Jason Cole, of Yahoo! Sports, reports the New York Jets have expressed interest in free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers). The Jets have talked to Rice's agent, Tom Condon, about signing Rice.

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Giants | Team showing interest in S. Rice

Sat, 28 Jul 2007 09:21:13 -0700

Mike Garafolo, of The Star-Ledger, reports the New York Giants are showing interest in free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers), according to one of Rice's agents. The team has not yet scheduled a visit with Rice.

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Titans | Team interested in S. Rice

Sat, 28 Jul 2007 07:08:56 -0700

Jim Wyatt and Paul Kuharsky, of the Tennessean, report the Tennessee Titans are interested in free-agent DL Simeon Rice (Buccaneers).

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Redskins | Team does not have interest in S. Rice

Fri, 27 Jul 2007 22:27:28 -0700

Gary Fitzgerald, of Redskins.com, reports Washington Redskins head coach Joe Gibbs said the team does not have any interest in free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers).

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Lions | Rice could be an option

Fri, 27 Jul 2007 16:30:47 -0700

Detroit Lions head coach Rod Marinelli said the team isn't ruling out pursuing unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers) but noted he is not a high priority for the team.

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Lions | Interested in Rice?

Fri, 27 Jul 2007 03:46:34 -0700

The Detroit Free Press reports it is unclear if the Detroit Lions would be interested in unrestricted free-agent DE Simeon Rice (Buccaneers), who hit the open market Thursday, July 26. He played significantly under Lions head coach Rod Marinelli while Marinelli served as the Buccaneers defensive line coach.

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Buccaneers | Rice released due to failed physical

Thu, 26 Jul 2007 18:34:09 -0700

Updating previous reports, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have officially announced the release of DE Simeon Rice for failing a physical with the team.

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Buccaneers | Rice let go after he refused to take pay cut

Thu, 26 Jul 2007 16:59:12 -0700

Updating previous reports, Jay Glazer, of FOXSports.com, reports the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have left the door open to a return of DE Simeon Rice, who was just released. However, that does not seem likely to happen. Contrary to previous reports, Rice met with the team and they asked him to take a pay cut. After he refused, the team cut ties with him.

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Buccaneers | Rice cut

Thu, 26 Jul 2007 16:27:30 -0700

Adam Schefter, of the NFL Network, reports the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have cut DE Simeon Rice after he failed his physical with the team.

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Buccaneers | Rice at minicmap

Wed, 20 Jun 2007 16:58:35 -0700

Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Simeon Rice (shoulder) attended practice Tuesday, June 19, but did not participate.

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Buccaneers | Rice may not participate at minicamp

Mon, 18 Jun 2007 15:18:19 -0700

Joanne Korth, of the St. Petersburg Times, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Simeon Rice (shoulder) may not participate in the Buccaneers' upcoming minicamp. Rice is expected to be ready for training camp.

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