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Rams | D. Alexander Released

Tue, 11 Nov 2003 20:02:21 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have released RB Dan Alexander, according to USATODAY.com.

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Rams | Alexander To Be Used At RB, Special Teams

Wed, 05 Nov 2003 20:11:06 -0800

The St. Louis Rams plan to use newly acquired RB/FB Dan Alexander at running back and on special teams Ė not at fullback.

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Rams | Alexander Signed

Wed, 05 Nov 2003 11:40:31 -0800

StLouisRams.com reports the St. Louis Rams have signed RB Dan Alexander. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Jaguars | Alexander Cut

Sat, 30 Aug 2003 09:42:47 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced the release of FB Dan Alexander.

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Jaguars | Alexander Competing For Backup Position

Sat, 05 Jul 2003 10:55:14 -0700

Bart Hubbuch, of the Florida Times-Union, reports for the Sporting News that Jacksonville Jaguars RB Dan Alexander will compete for the final running back spot on the team's depth chart this summer.

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Jaguars | Alexander Signed

Mon, 24 Mar 2003 13:40:04 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced the signing of exclusive rights free agent RB Dan Alexander.

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Jaguars | Alexander Tender Amount

Mon, 03 Mar 2003 22:26:41 -0800

According to the Florida Times-Union, the Jacksonville Jaguars gave exclusive-rights free agent RB Dan Alexander a one-year, $375,000 tender offer.

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Jaguars | Seeking A Fullback

Mon, 16 Dec 2002 22:06:14 -0800

Bart Hubbuch reports for the Florida Times-Union the Jacksonville Jaguars are seeking a new fullback, due to the season-ending injury to FB Patrick Washington (knee). The only other potential fullback on the roster, Dan Alexander, is considered more of a halfback than a fullback. Finding a versatile fullback who can block and catch well has become a chore for NFL teams. "It's a tough position to fill," coach Tomn Coughlin said.

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Jaguars | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 15 Dec 2002 08:58:59 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced RB Dan Alexander, S James Boyd, LB Bobby Brooks, OT Roger Chanoine, OG Leander Jordan, WR Patrick Johnson and DT Clenton Ballard as inactive for week 15. Kent Graham will be the teamís No. 3 QB.

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Jaguars | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 08 Dec 2002 09:37:27 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared S Donovan Darius, FB Dan Alexander, LB Bobby Brooks, G Leander Jordan, WR Kevin Lockett and DT Clenton Ballard inactive for week fourteen. QB Kent Graham is the teamís third QB.

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Jaguars | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 01 Dec 2002 09:12:10 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced S Donovan Darius, RB Dan Alexander, LB Bobby Brooks, T Roger Chanoine, G Leander Jordan, WR Patrick Johnson and DT Clenton Ballard as inactive for week 13. David Garrard will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Jaguars | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 24 Nov 2002 09:20:59 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced CB Ike Charlton, RB Dan Alexander, LB Bobby Brooks, T Roger Chanoine, G Leander Jordan, WR Patrick Johnson and DT Clenton Ballard as inactive for week 12. David Garrard will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Jaguars | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 17 Nov 2002 09:15:12 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced RB Dan Alexander, S James Boyd, LB Eric Westmoreland, T Roger Chanoine, G Leander Jordan, WR Patrick Johnson and DT Clenton Ballard as inactive for week 11. David Garrard will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Jaguars | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 10 Nov 2002 12:15:25 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced RB Dan Alexander, S James Boyd, LB Bobby Brooks, OT Roger Chanoine, OG Leander Jordan, WR Patrick Johnson, and DT Clenton Ballard as inactive for week 10. David Garrard will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Jaguars | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 27 Oct 2002 12:18:48 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced CB Robert Bean, RB Dan Alexander, LB Bobby Brooks, OG Leander Jordan, OT Drew Inzer, WR Patrick Johnson, and DT Clenton Ballard as inactive for week 8. David Garrard will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Jaguars | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 20 Oct 2002 09:19:50 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced CB Robert Bean, RB Dan Alexander, LB Joe Tuipala, DE Javor Mills, G Leander Jordan, T Drew Inzer and DT Clenton Ballard as inactive for week 7. David Garrard will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Jaguars | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 13 Oct 2002 12:37:32 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced CB Robert Bean, RB Dan Alexander, LB Edward Thomas, OG Daryl Terrell, OT Drew Inzer, DE Stalin Colinet, and DT Clenton Ballard as inactive for week 6. Kent Graham will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Jaguars | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 06 Oct 2002 12:33:33 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced CB Robert Bean, RB Dan Alexander, LB Bobby Brooks, OG Daryl Terrell, OT Drew Inzer, DT Larry Smith, and DT Clenton Ballard as inactive for week 5. Kent Graham will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Jaguars | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 08 Sep 2002 09:15:09 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared G Drew Inzer, RB Dan Alexander, G Daryl Terrell, WR Jimmy Redmond, DE Stalin Colinet and DT Clenton Ballard inactive for todayís game. QB Kent Graham is the teamís third quarterback.

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Jaguars | Alexander Claimed

Thu, 29 Aug 2002 07:38:40 -0700

The Post Dispatch reports the Jacksonville Jaguars have claimed RB Dan Alexander off waivers from the Titans. The Rams put in a waiver claim as well.

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Titans | Alexander Gone

Wed, 28 Aug 2002 08:00:09 -0700

The Tennessean reports the Tennessee Titans have released RB Dan Alexander.

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Titans | Alexander Suffering through Hammy Problem

Fri, 10 May 2002 09:40:26 -0700

The Tennessean reports Tennessee Titans RB Dan Alexander (hamstring) has been slowed in workouts because of a hamstring strain.

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Titans | More On Alexander

Mon, 11 Mar 2002 12:38:58 -0800

Updating an earlier story, the contract exclusive-rights free agent RB Dan Alexander signed to stay with the Tennessee Titans was his one-year, $300,000 tender offer.

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Titans | Alexander Back in the Fold

Wed, 27 Feb 2002 12:33:24 -0800

As an update to previous reports, Titans Radio Network reports the Tennessee Titans have come to terms on a contract with RB/FB Dan Alexander, an exclusive rights free agent.

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Titans | Team to Tender Offers

Tue, 26 Feb 2002 11:12:13 -0800

The Tennessean reports the Tennessee Titans will offer tenders to QB Billy Volek and WR Chris Coleman, who are exclusive rights free agents. The team is working on a new contract for backup RB Dan Alexander, who was drafted a year ago. It currently appears unlikely that the team will make a tender offer to DE Keith Embray, but they're discussing it.

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Titans | Roster Moves

Wed, 21 Nov 2001 08:40:20 -0800

The Tennessean reports the Tennessee Titans signed RB Dan Alexander to their regular roster from their practice squad. The made the move to prevent the Jaguars from siging him to their roster. To make room for Alexander to sign, the Titans released FB Wes Ours. If Ours clears waivers, the Titans want to sign him to their practice squad.

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Titans | Alexander To the Practice Squad

Sat, 08 Sep 2001 06:59:16 -0700

The Tennessean reports Tennessee Titans rookie RB Dan Alexander cleared waivers and he was signed to the team's practice squad. Nearly a dozen NFL teams called about signing Alexander to their practice squad, but Alexander opted to return to the Titans, who drafted him in the sixth round April. GM Floyd Reese said the Titans will release one of the players currently on the practice squad this morning.

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Titans | Rookie Released

Thu, 06 Sep 2001 17:18:26 -0700

The Associated Press reports the Tennessee Titans released rookie RB Dan Alexander to make a roster spot for RB Skip Hicks, who was signed earlier today. GM Floyd Reese said the Titans will try to sign Alexander to their practice squad if he clears waivers.

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Titans | Backfield Notes

Tue, 28 Aug 2001 07:35:02 -0700

The Tenneseean reports Tennessee Titans RB Jonathan Linton is expected to see extensive action at fullback this week. ''We know what he can do at running back, we want to see him a little more at fullback,'' coach Jeff Fisher said. William Floyd is the only true fullback on the current Titans roster. Mike Green and rookie Dan Alexander are expected to get most of the work at running back in Detroit as Eddie George is expected to sit out.

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Titans | George Note

Sat, 25 Aug 2001 08:45:55 -0700

The Tennessean reports Tennessee Titans RB Eddie George emerged from Thursday's pre-season game just fine, according to Coach Jeff Fisher. "We'll see how he is this week," Fisher said. "He's going to get a lot of work on the practice field from a run-game standpoint." The coach added George did not do the things the team wanted him to do physically in the game, but mentally he was fine. Fisher wouldn't rule out George playing at Detroit on Thursday in the final preseason game. With the game on the artificial surface, George probably won't play. RBs Mike Green and Dan Alexander will get most of the work against the Lions.

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Eagles | Beat Titans 20-14

Thu, 23 Aug 2001 22:32:00 -0700

The Associated Press reports the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Tennessee Titans 20-14 Thursday night. Eagles QB Donovan McNabb, who ran just three times, led all rushers with 94 yards and threw for a TD. McNabb's TD pass was a 2-yard toss to WR James Thrash. He was 12-of-21 for 117 yards. Titans RB Eddie George wound up with 11 carries for 27 yards and a fumble. Eagles RB Duce Staley carried seven times for 22 yards and he caught four passes for 42 yards. Titans QB Steve McNair had a 15-yard TD run. Eagles S Brian Dawkins picked up a McNair fumble and ran 88 yards for a TD. Titans QB Chris David Sanders threw a 5-yard TD to rookie RB Dan Alexander. McNair was 18-of-24 for 151 yards with one interception.

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Titans | Running Back Notes

Mon, 13 Aug 2001 03:39:28 -0700

According to the Tennessean, RB Mike Green is expected to get the starting nod for the Tennessee Titans again this weekend during exhibition play. Last weekend, Green started the game while Jonathan Linton was listed as the No. 2 back and rookie Dan Alexander as the No. 3 back. The team may go with Alexander ahead of Linton this weekend. Both Alexander and Linton fumbled on Saturday, but gained 33 yards and 25 yards, respectively.

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Titans | Beat the Bears 27-24

Sun, 12 Aug 2001 00:32:55 -0700

The Associated Press reports the Tennessee Titans held off the Chicago Bears on Saturday night 27-24. Titans QB Steve McNair was 5-of-7 for 39 yards and had one TD on a 10-yard pass to WR Derrick Mason. No. 3 QB Billy Volek threw a 25-yard TD pass to WRChris Coleman and rookie RB Dan Alexander had a six-yard TD run. For the Bears, QB Shane Matthews was 7-of-9 for 106 yards with a TD and an interception. His TD was a 63-yard pass to WR Marty Booker. QB Danny Wuerffel threw an 11-yard TD pass to rookie WR David Terrell and R.W. McQuarters returned a punt 58 yards for a TD. Joe Nedney kicked 23- and 52-yard FGs for the Titans.

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Titans | Battle for No. 2 RB Job

Mon, 23 Jul 2001 13:03:11 -0700

The official website of the Tennessee Titans reports recently acquired RB Jonathan Linton will battle Mike Green and rookie Dan Alexander in training camp for the No. 2 job at running back.

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Titans | More on Alexander

Wed, 11 Jul 2001 08:45:18 -0700

As an update to previous reports, the Tennesean reports Tennessee Titans rookie RB Dan Alexanderís contract with the team is a three-year contract with base salaries of $209,000 (2001), $298,000 (2002) and $389,000 (2003) and a signing bonus of $56,000.

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Titans | Rookie Agrees To Terms

Tue, 10 Jul 2001 15:54:41 -0700

Associated Press reports the Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with RB Dan Alexander, their sixth round draft pick. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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Titans | Running Back Notes

Mon, 11 Jun 2001 11:28:21 -0700

The Tennessean reports with RB Eddie George, coming off surgery on his right toe, the Titans plan to play George very little in pre-season. With backup Mike Green playing in Europe at the moment, and rookie Dan Alexander struggling in camp, the team feels they will need the extra time in pre-season to look at all their half backs who are battling for a backup spot behind George.

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Titans | Hoping to Catch On

Fri, 25 May 2001 11:01:58 -0700

Paul Kuharsky reports for the Tennessean that Tennessee Titans RB Mike Green and WR Chris Coleman are both having very productive seasons in NFL Europe, but they realize that doesn't guarantee them spots on the Titans roster come the start of the NFL season. Last year, Titans QB Kevin Daft had a solid NFL Europe showing but lost out on the No. 3 QB position during camp. Green should get a lot of opportunities during training camp as the team will be slowly working RB Eddie George (toe) back into the mix. Green and rookie Dan Alexander could battle for the backup job behind George this year.

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Titans | Mini-camp Notes

Wed, 09 May 2001 02:54:37 -0700

The Tennessean reports newly signed RB Chrys Chukwuma is likely to see plenty of action during the Tennessee Titans mini-camp, which is set to kick off today. The Titans are thin at the running back position as RB Eddie George (toe) won't participate because he's still recovering from off-season surgery, RB Mike Green is playing in NFL Europe and rookie Dan Alexander won't be in town until next week.

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Titans | Team Notes

Sat, 28 Apr 2001 14:47:34 -0700

The Tennessean reports the Tennessee Titans are working RB Dan Alexander, their sixth-round pick, in as a backup to starter Eddie George right now. Alexander, who played at Nebraska, stated he has some things to improve on after working in some passing drills on Friday. According to Alexander, he didn't work much as a receiver at Nebraska.

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Jaguars | Looking for a Fullback in the Draft

Sat, 14 Apr 2001 01:34:56 -0700

The Florida Times-Union reports the fullback position is one area the Jaguars are looking to find help at in the NFL Draft. With last year's starter Daimon Shelton not likely to return, the Jaguars are aiming at selecting a player in the draft that will be able to help them. They're currently aiming for one in the later rounds, which should be good for them as FBs Heath Evans (Auburn), Dan Alexander (Nebraska), Moran Nooris (Kansas) and Ja'Mar Toombs (Texas A&M) aren't expected to be drafted early. Evans has been projected to go as high as the third round.

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