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Redskins | Kentwan Balmer still not present

Thu, 02 Aug 2012 10:35:23 -0700

Washington Redskins DL Kentwan Balmer was absent for his second straight practice Thursday, Aug. 2. Head coach Mike Shanahan said has said he does not know where Balmer is or why he left training camp.

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Redskins | Kentwan Balmer has unexcused absence

Wed, 01 Aug 2012 20:49:03 -0700

Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan said Wednesday, Aug. 1, that the absence of DL Kentwan Balmer from practice was unexcused.

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Redskins | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 01 Jan 2012 08:50:42 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared WR Aldrick Robinson, WR David Anderson, DL Doug Worthington, OT Jammal Brown, DL Kentwan Balmer, TE Richard Quinn, LB Rocky McIntosh inactive for Week 17.

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Redskins | Week 16 Inactives

Sat, 24 Dec 2011 08:50:09 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared WR David Anderson, DL Doug Worthington, C Erik Cook, DL Kentwan Balmer, LB Markus White, TE Robert Myers, RB Roy Helu Jr. inactive for Week 16.

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Redskins | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 18 Dec 2011 08:43:48 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared WR David Anderson, DL Kentwan Balmer, FS LaRon Landry, LB Markus White, FB Mike Sellers, RB Ryan Torain, DL Stephen Bowen inactive for Week 15.

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Redskins | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 11 Dec 2011 08:44:57 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared DL Chris Baker, C Erik Cook, DL Kentwan Balmer, FS LaRon Landry, LB Markus White, RB Ryan Torain, WR Terrence Austin inactive for Week 14.

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Redskins | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 27 Nov 2011 11:46:34 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared WR David Anderson, CB Domonique Johnson, DL Kentwan Balmer, LB Markus White, WR Niles Paul, OT Tyler Polumbus, OT Willie Smith inactive for Week 12.

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Redskins | Two signed, three cut

Tue, 08 Nov 2011 19:46:35 -0800

The Washington Redskins signed free-agent DL Kentwan Balmer (Panthers) and CB Domonique Johnson (Vikings) Tuesday, Nov. 8. The team also waived TE Dominique Byrd, DL Darrion Scott and CB Brandyn Thompson. RB Tristan Davis was also cut from the practice squad.

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Redskins | Kentwan Balmer works out

Thu, 06 Oct 2011 07:44:12 -0700

The Washington Redskins worked out free-agent DL Kentwan Balmer (Panthers), according to a league source.

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Bengals | Kentwan Balmer works out

Wed, 05 Oct 2011 07:42:13 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals worked out free-agent DL Kentwan Balmer (Panthers), according to a league source.

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Panthers | Kentwan Balmer waived

Thu, 01 Sep 2011 16:26:49 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have waived DT Kentwan Balmer.

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Panthers | Kentwan Balmer claimed off waivers

Thu, 25 Aug 2011 18:01:18 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have claimed free-agent DL Kentwan Balmer (Seahawks) off waivers. In a corresponding move, the team placed CB Cletis Gordon (shoulder) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2011 season.

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Seahawks | Kentwan Balmer released

Wed, 24 Aug 2011 14:42:22 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have released DL Kentwan Balmer.

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Seahawks | Three dealing with injuries

Tue, 09 Aug 2011 20:36:59 -0700

Seattle Seahawks DL Kentwan Balmer (stinger), WR Kris Durham (hamstring) and OL Ryan Sims (knee) did not practice Tuesday, Aug. 9. Balmer and Durham will not play in the preseason opener Thursday, Aug. 11, against the San Diego Chargers, although Sims has an outside chance of seeing the field.

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Seahawks | Red Bryant, Ben Hamilton to IR

Tue, 02 Nov 2010 20:39:18 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks placed DL Red Bryant (knee) and OG Ben Hamilton (concussion) on the Injured Reserve list Tuesday, Nov. 2, according to The Associated Press. DL Kentwan Balmer is expected to take Bryant's place beginning in Week 9. OG Chester Pitts will likely take Hamilton's spot.

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Seahawks | Several not expected to play Saturday

Sat, 28 Aug 2010 10:43:12 -0700

Seattle Seahawks OT Russell Okung (ankle), OL Chester Pitts (knee), OT Ray Willis (knee), OG Ben Hamilton (knee), LB David Hawthorne (hip), LB LeRoy Hill (knee), CB Josh Pinkard (knee), DE Nick Reed (knee) and DL Kentwan Balmer (knee) are not expected to play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 28, reports Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune.

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Seahawks | Six miss Wednesday practice

Thu, 26 Aug 2010 12:21:05 -0700

Seattle Seahawks LB LeRoy Hill (knee), LB David Hawthorne (undisclosed), DT Kentwan Balmer (ankle), DE Nick Reed (knee), OL Ray Willis (knee) and CB Josh Pinkard (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Aug. 28, reports Eric D. Williams, of The News Tribune.

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Seahawks | Two to undergo MRIs

Sat, 21 Aug 2010 21:53:42 -0700

Seattle Seahawks DE Kentwan Balmer (ankle, knee) and CB Kelly Jennings (elbow) were injured Saturday, Aug. 21, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times. Both will undergo an MRI.

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Seahawks | Kentwan Balmer injured

Sat, 21 Aug 2010 18:50:46 -0700

Seattle Seahawks DE Kentwan Balmer (ankle) suffered an ankle injury Saturday, Aug. 21, and will not return to the game, reports Seahawks.com.

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Seahawks | Kentwan Balmer to see time at DE, DT

Tue, 17 Aug 2010 08:45:11 -0700

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said DL Kentwan Balmer will see time at both defensive end and defensive tackle, reports Eric Williams, of The Tacoma News Tribune.

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Seahawks | Kentwan Balmer trade update

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 07:13:09 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Seattle Seahawks will trade a sixth-round draft choice to the San Francisco 49ers in exchange for DL Kentwan Balmer, a source told CSNBayArea.com's Matt Maiocco.

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49ers | Kentwan Balmer trade update

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 07:10:29 -0700

Updating a previous report, the San Francisco 49ers will receive a sixth-round draft choice from the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for DL Kentwan Balmer, a source told CSNBayArea.com's Matt Maiocco.

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49ers | Trade Kentwan Balmer

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 06:46:04 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers have traded DL Kentwan Balmer to the Seattle Seahawks, according to what a source told The Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. The trade is not yet official because trade papers haven't been exchanged between the teams, according to the NFL Network's Jason La Canfora, which is why terms haven't been released.

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Seahawks | Acquire Kentwan Balmer

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 06:40:00 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have acquired DL Kentwan Balmer from the San Francisco 49ers, according to what a source told The Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. The trade is not yet official, though, because trade papers haven't been exchanged between the teams, according to the NFL Network's Jason La Canfora, which is why terms haven't been released.

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49ers | Kentwan Balmer on the trading block?

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 04:09:01 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers are shopping DL Kentwan Balmer, according to Jason La Canfora, of NFL Network. Balmer seems unlikely to make the final roster even if he returns to the team.

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49ers | Want Kentwan Balmer to return money

Fri, 13 Aug 2010 07:45:44 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers are taking steps to reclaim nearly $1 million from DL Kentwan Balmer's signing bonus, according to NFL.com. Balmer has not returned to practice this week after taking a two-day leave to deal with undisclosed personal matters.

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49ers | Kentwan Balmer absent again Thursday

Thu, 12 Aug 2010 08:26:05 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer missed his fourth consecutive day of practice Thursday, Aug. 12, with an unexcused absence, reports The Associated Press. The team met with Balmer Wednesday, Aug. 11. Balmer missed Monday and Tuesday workouts with an excused absence to deal with a "personal issue." He was expected to return Wednesday.

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49ers | No meeting scheduled with Kentwan Balmer

Wed, 11 Aug 2010 17:35:11 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DE Kentwan Balmer does not have a meeting scheduled with head coach Mike Singletary, reports CBSSports.com, citing a team spokesman. Balmer told the San Jose Mercury News that he planned to reach out to Singletary Wednesday, Aug. 11.

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49ers | Kentwan Balmer says he will return to team

Wed, 11 Aug 2010 12:59:48 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer said he will return to the team once he is able to take care of a personal matter, reports Daniel Brown, of the San Jose Mercury News.

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49ers | Kentwan Balmer not with team

Wed, 11 Aug 2010 07:35:48 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DT Kentwan Balmer is not with the team practicing and the team said Balmer is no longer excused from practice, According to the Sacramento Bee's Matt Barrows. The 49ers have informed Balmer that his absences are no longer excused.

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49ers | Kentwan Balmer misses practice Monday

Mon, 09 Aug 2010 15:26:22 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DE Kentwan Balmer missed the team's practice Monday, Aug. 9, for personal reasons, reports CSNBayArea.com's Matt Maiocco, citing head coach Mike Singletary. Singletary said, "He and I have to talk and we have to figure some things out. He'll be back."

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49ers | Make-or-break season for Kentwan Balmer

Mon, 12 Jul 2010 04:45:19 -0700

The 2010 season will represent a make-or-break campaign for San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer, according to Matt Maiocco, of CSNBayArea.com, as his job may be on the line. Balmer has battled injury and disappointment since entering the league in 2008.

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49ers | Kentwan Balmer should be fully ready for camp

Mon, 21 Jun 2010 09:54:44 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DT Kentwan Balmer (shoulder) should be able to participate fully in practices when training camp starts, according to Matt Maiocco, of CSNBayArea.com.

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49ers | Two limited Tuesday

Tue, 15 Jun 2010 16:23:05 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer (shoulder) and CB William James were limited to position drills Tuesday, June 15, reports Phil Barber, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat.

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49ers | Kentwan Balmer might not be ready for OTAs

Sun, 06 Jun 2010 15:45:17 -0700

San Francisco 49ers DT Kentwan Balmer (shoulder) might not be healthy enough to participate in the team's upcoming OTAs, reports Phil Barber, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat.

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49ers | Kentwan Balmer could be backup at NT

Fri, 07 May 2010 10:02:08 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers may look to DT Kentwan Balmer as a possible backup at nose tackle this season, reports Matthew Barrows, of the Sacramento Bee.

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49ers | Hope Balmer will be cleared for June

Tue, 16 Feb 2010 21:29:36 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer (shoulder) will not be able to do much during the offseason as he is in the middle of a six-month rehabilitation from shoulder surgery. The team hopes he will be cleared to resume on-field work in June.

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49ers | Balmer placed on IR

Wed, 09 Dec 2009 17:51:30 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer (shoulder) has been placed on Injured Reserve, ending his 2009 season. He underwent season-ending surgery Wednesday, Dec. 9, to repair a torn labrum. He will probably not take part in much, if any, of the team's offseason program.

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49ers | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 06 Dec 2009 12:28:32 -0800

The San Francisco 49ers have declared C Cody Wallace, LB Diyral Briggs, WR Isaac Bruce, OT Joe Staley, DL Kentwan Balmer, CB Marcus Hudson, CB Nate Clements, QB Nate Davis inactive for Week 13.

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49ers | Balmer misses practice Friday

Fri, 04 Dec 2009 15:12:32 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DT Kentwan Balmer (shoulder) missed the team's practice Friday, Dec. 4. He is listed as doubtful for Week 13 and probably will not play.

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.49ers | Balmer misses practice Thursday

Thu, 03 Dec 2009 18:30:19 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DT Kentwan Balmer (shoulder) missed the team's practice Thursday, Dec. 3, and his availability for Week 13 is uncertain.

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49ers | Four players miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 02 Dec 2009 15:47:00 -0800

49ers.com reports San Francisco 49ers OT Joe Staley (knee), DT Kentwan Balmer (shoulder), LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring) and SS Michael Lewis (quadriceps) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 2.

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49ers | Balmer injured Week 12

Sun, 29 Nov 2009 20:38:19 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DE Kentwan Balmer (shoulder) suffered a right shoulder sprain Week 12.

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49ers | Balmer ready to practice

Wed, 05 Aug 2009 09:16:22 -0700

Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer (knee) is in pads and ready to practice Wednesday, Aug. 5.

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49ers | Balmer suffers injury Tuesday

Tue, 04 Aug 2009 12:15:13 -0700

Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer (knee) suffered a left knee sprain during morning practice Tuesday, Aug. 4. The severity of the injury is not known.

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49ers | Nose tackle to be Balmer's best position?

Wed, 01 Jul 2009 13:37:07 -0700

Matthew Barrows, of the Sacramento Bee, reports at least one San Francisco 49ers coach believes that nose tackle will ultimately be DL Kentwan Balmer's best position.

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49ers | Balmer, Briggs miss practice Monday

Mon, 15 Jun 2009 13:34:50 -0700

Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer (illness) and LB Diyral Briggs (illness) did not participate in practice Monday, June 15.

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49ers | Balmer, J. Hill miss practice Tuesday

Tue, 19 May 2009 16:45:00 -0700

John Crumpacker, of the San Francisco Chronicle, reports San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer (knee) and WR Jason Hill (ankle) did not participate in practice Tuesday, May 19.

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49ers | Balmer, Sopoaga to see time at NT

Sat, 02 May 2009 14:37:22 -0700

Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers DL Kentwan Balmer and DL Isaac Sopoaga will see time at nose tackle this season.

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49ers | Not opposed to moving Balmer inside

Fri, 27 Feb 2009 08:34:12 -0800

Dan Brown, of The San Jose Mercury News, reports San Francisco 49ers general manager Scot McCloughan said the 49ers believe DL Kentwan Balmer fits best as a left defensive end, but they will move him inside if it helps the team.

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