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Lions | Dre' Bly, 20 others released

Sat, 04 Sep 2010 14:15:07 -0700

The Detroit Lions have waived/injured DE Korey Bosworth (leg), and released CB Dre' Bly, DT Robert Callaway, LB Caleb Campbell, LB Vinny Ciurciu, WR Brian Clark, DT Landon Cohen, RB DeDe Dorsey, G Noah Franklin, C Dan Gerberry, PK Steven Hauschka, CB Jonathan Hefney, OT Jon Jansen, CB Eric King, T Cliff Louis, WR Mike Moore, CB Paul Pratt, CB T.J. Rushing, S Ko Simpson, WR Tim Toone and CB Dante Wesley.

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Lions | Jon Jansen uncertain about future

Sat, 04 Sep 2010 05:08:10 -0700

Unrestricted free-agent OT Jon Jansen (Lions) said he wants to wait to see what kind of interest he receives from other teams before deciding on whether he will retire, according to Dave Birkett, of the Detroit Free Press.

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Lions | Jon Jansen released

Sat, 04 Sep 2010 04:59:14 -0700

The Detroit Lions have released OT Jon Jansen, reports MLive.com's Tom Kowalski. Jansen had been sharing reps at right tackle a week ago but was released as Detroit looks to get younger along their offensive line. Jansen had been one of Detroit's most consistent tackles, but OT Gosder Cherilus had played better as training camp wore on and OT Corey Hilliard offers them flexibility with the ability to play both right and left tackle.

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Lions | Offensive line taking shape

Thu, 05 Aug 2010 21:40:16 -0700

The Detroit Lions starting offensive line appears to be set for the most part, reports Chris McCosky, of The Detroit News. RT Gosder Cherilus and Jon Jansen continue to share first-string reps, while LT Jeff Backus, LG Rob Sims, C Dominic Raiola and RG Stephen Peterman appear set with the first-string unit. The second-string consists of LT Corey Hilliard, LG Roy Schuening, C Dylan Gandy, RG Manuel Ramirez and Jansen at RT. Rookie OT Jason Fox has also been seeing some reps on the left side.

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Lions | Two sharing reps at RT

Thu, 24 Jun 2010 10:10:19 -0700

Detroit Lions OT Gosder Cherilus and OT Jon Jansen have been sharing reps at right tackle with the first-team offense during practice, reports MLive.com's Tom Kowalski.

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Lions | Jon Jansen works with starters Thursday

Fri, 28 May 2010 08:38:07 -0700

Detroit Lions OT Jon Jansen worked with the first-team offense at right tackle during the team's offseason workout Thursday, May 27, reports MLive.com's Tom Kowalski.

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Lions | Jansen re-signed

Fri, 05 Mar 2010 11:53:53 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports the Detroit Lions have re-signed unrestricted free-agent OT Jon Jansen to a one-year deal worth $850,000.

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Lions | Five offensive players on the bubble to return next season

Wed, 06 Jan 2010 19:55:44 -0800

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions RB Maurice Morris, FB Jerome Felton, OT Jon Jansen, OG Daniel Loper and OG Manuel Ramirez are on the bubble to return to the team next season.

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Lions | 11 will be unrestricted free agents

Tue, 05 Jan 2010 20:21:46 -0800

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions QB Daunte Culpepper, LB Vinny Ciurciu, OT Damion Cook, TE Casey FitzSimmons, TE Will Heller, LB Larry Foote, CB Anthony Henry, CB William James, OT Jon Jansen, S Marquand Manuel and QB Patrick Ramsey will be unrestricted free agents this offseason.

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Lions | Cherilus starts Week 16

Sun, 27 Dec 2009 19:26:21 -0800

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions OT Gosder Cherilus started the team's Week 16 game at right tackle, but he was replaced by OL Jon Jansen on two of the team's six first-half possessions. Jansen replaced Cherilus at halftime of the team's Week 15 game.

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Lions | Ramirez, Cherilus benched Week 15

Sun, 20 Dec 2009 15:37:36 -0800

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions OG Manuel Ramirez and OT Gosder Cherilus were benched during the team's Week 15 game. OG Daniel Loper took over for Ramirez at left guard and OT Jon Jansen took over for Cherilus at right tackle.

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Lions | Will not use Jansen at guard

Mon, 30 Nov 2009 12:11:44 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz said the team will not use OT Jon Jansen at guard anymore because he is more suited to play at tackle for the team.

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Lions | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 22 Nov 2009 09:01:47 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared WR Derrick Williams, DL Dewayne White, QB Drew Stanton, LB Ernie Sims, OT Jon Jansen, SS Kalvin Pearson, C Melvin Fowler, FB Terrelle Smith inactive for Week 11.

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Lions | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 08 Nov 2009 12:19:59 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared OG Daniel Loper, QB Drew Stanton, DL Grady Jackson, CB Jason David, FB Jerome Felton, OT Jon Jansen, SS Marvin White, LB Vinny Ciurciu inactive for Week 9.

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Lions | Jansen had mixed results at OLG Week 8

Fri, 06 Nov 2009 21:33:21 -0800

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions OG Jon Jansen had mixed results starting at left guard Week 8. Jansen said, "It was average. Some things I did well, and there are other areas where I really need to improve on. We looked at the film, and pass-blocking is something I've got to get more comfortable doing and keep moving forward."

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Lions | Ramirez likely to start in Week 9

Thu, 05 Nov 2009 15:16:50 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions OG Manuel Ramirez seems likely to start at left guard in Week 9, replacing OL Jon Jansen.

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Lions | Jansen to start at LG

Sat, 31 Oct 2009 13:10:28 -0700

John Niyo, of the Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions OT Jon Jansen will start at left guard in Week 8.

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Lions | Jansen working at OLG

Tue, 27 Oct 2009 18:57:16 -0700

CBSSports.com reports Detroit Lions OT Jon Jansen has been practicing at left guard. The team is hoping to stop the rotation of OG Manuel Ramirez and OG Daniel Loper, which has been ineffective.

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Lions | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 18 Oct 2009 09:10:39 -0700

The Detroit Lions have declared WR Calvin Johnson, DL Dewayne White, DL Jason Hunter, OT Jon Jansen, FS Ko Simpson, OG Manuel Ramirez, QB Matthew Stafford, DL Sammie Hill inactive for Week 6.

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Lions | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 04 Oct 2009 09:00:22 -0700

The Detroit Lions have declared OG Daniel Loper, WR Derrick Williams, DL Dewayne White, QB Drew Stanton, OT Jon Jansen, SS Kalvin Pearson, DL Sammie Hill, LB Turk McBride inactive for Week 4.

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Lions | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 13 Sep 2009 09:17:45 -0700

The Detroit Lions have declared WR Derrick Williams, QB Drew Stanton, OT Jon Jansen, CB Kevin Hobbs, OG Manuel Ramirez, DL Orien Harris, CB Phillip Buchanon inactive for Week 1.

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NFL | Jansen says NFL strike in 2011 is unlikely

Sun, 19 Jul 2009 12:39:21 -0700

Carlos Monarrez, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions OT Jon Jansen does not think there will be a work stoppage in 2011. "I don't think we're heading for anything like that. Yeah, we're going to threaten it, they're going to threaten. At some point everybody's going to be like, 'Oh, my gosh. This is going to happen.' But when it comes down to it, if there's a strike, the owners are in this, obviously they're in it for winning, but they're all also in it to make money. And if we're not on the field, no one's making money. ... If we're not on the field, we're not making money. We don't want that. When it comes down to it, we'll figure it out."

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Lions | Jansen willing to play at any position

Sat, 27 Jun 2009 13:26:23 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports Detroit Lions OT Jon Jansen said he is willing to play anywhere along the offensive line if it will help the team. Head coach Jim Schwartz said Jansen will practice at center during training camp.

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Lions | Jansen, Salaam worth with second team Tuesday

Tue, 23 Jun 2009 15:24:34 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports Detroit Lions OT Jon Jansen and OT Ephraim Salaam worked with the second-team offense during practice Tuesday, June 23. Jansen lined up at right tackle while Salaam lined up at left tackle. Jansen believes he will see practice time at both guard spots as well.

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Lions | Three to compete for starting ORT job

Sun, 21 Jun 2009 15:19:51 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions OTs Gosder Cherilus, Jon Jansen and Ephraim Salaam will compete for the starting right tackle position.

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Lions | Want Jansen to be versatile

Mon, 01 Jun 2009 14:36:50 -0700

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports the Detroit Lions will start OT Jon Jansen off at right tackle but would like him to know how to play several positions along the offensive line. Jansen likely will compete for the starting right tackle job during training camp.

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Lions | Foster released

Mon, 01 Jun 2009 10:07:47 -0700

The Associated Press reports the Detroit Lions released OT George Foster Monday, June 1. The move is expected to pave the way to add OT Jon Jansen, who was expected to take a physical with the team Monday, June 1, before signing a contract.

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Lions | Jansen contract update

Mon, 01 Jun 2009 05:59:05 -0700

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports the Detroit Lions agreed to a one-year contract with OT Jon Jansen worth $845,000.

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Lions | Jansen likely to begin as reserve

Sat, 30 May 2009 06:49:26 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of ESPN.com, reports Detroit Lions OT Jon Jansen will likely serve as a reserve offensive tackle, with OT Gosder Cherilus and OT Jeff Backus expected to be the starting right and left tackle, respectively.

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Redskins | Owner tried to talk Jansen into retiring

Sat, 30 May 2009 06:48:30 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of ESPN.com, reports Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder reportedly tried to talk former OT Jon Jansen into retiring during a meeting Friday, May 29, before releasing him.

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Lions | Can Jansen stay healthy?

Sat, 30 May 2009 06:35:32 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of ESPN.com, reports Detroit Lions OT Jon Jansen has missed 34 games over the past five years due to injury while as a member of the Washington Redskins.

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Lions | Jansen signed

Fri, 29 May 2009 16:08:05 -0700

David Elfin, of The Washington Times, reports the Detroit Lions have signed unrestricted free-agent OT Jon Jansen (Redskins) to a one-year deal. He will earn the veteran minimum salary.

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Redskins | Jansen released

Fri, 29 May 2009 11:25:16 -0700

Gary Fitzgerald, of Redskins.com, reports the Washington Redskins have released OT Jon Jansen.

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Redskins | Jansen welcomes competition for job

Sat, 16 May 2009 12:14:44 -0700

Gary Fitzgerald, of Redskins.com, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen said he welcomes all challengers for the starting right tackle position but believes he will ultimately win the starting job.

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Redskins | Jansen lining up at guard

Mon, 04 May 2009 12:14:17 -0700

Jason La Canfora, of The Washington Post, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen lined up at guard and center at time during the team's minicamp.

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Redskins | Jansen will start Week 5

Fri, 03 Oct 2008 12:08:17 -0700

Jason Reid, of The Washington Post, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen will start at right tackle in Week 5 with OT Stephon Heyer (shoulder) out.

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Redskins | Jansen expected to start in Week 5

Thu, 02 Oct 2008 13:05:03 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen is expected to start at right tackle in the team's Week 5 game, replacing injured OT Stephon Heyer (shoulder).

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Redskins | Zorn non-committal on Heyer or Jansen

Mon, 29 Sep 2008 12:25:08 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins head coach Jim Zorn is undecided whether or not OT Stephon Heyer or OT Jon Jansen will start.

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Redskins | Jansen to start Week 4

Fri, 26 Sep 2008 13:27:02 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen will start the team's Week 4 game.

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Redskins | Jansen expected to start Week 4

Fri, 26 Sep 2008 10:50:35 -0700

David Elfin, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen will likely start the team's Week 4 game at right tackle in place of OT Stephon Heyer (shoulder). "I think Jon will probably start," offensive line coach Joe Bugel said. "Stephon didn't look real good in practice because his shoulder was bothering him. I have tremendous trust in Jon. He's played against Dallas so many times."

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Redskins | Heyer misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 24 Sep 2008 16:44:18 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins OT Stephon Heyer (shoulder) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Sept. 24, and his status for Week 4 is unknown. OT Jon Jansen would start in Heyer's place if he is unable to play.

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Redskins | Jansen demoted

Sun, 31 Aug 2008 21:08:32 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins RT Jon Jansen (foot) took part in practice Sunday, Aug. 31, but has been demoted to the second-string offense. He has been replaced in the starting lineup by Stephon Heyer.

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Redskins | Heyer expected to be team's starting right tackle

Fri, 29 Aug 2008 11:13:46 -0700

Matt Mosley, of ESPN.com, reports Washington Redskins OT Stephon Heyer is on the verge of winning the team's starting right tackle job over OT Jon Jansen, head coach Jim Zorn said.

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Redskins | Jansen misses practice

Wed, 27 Aug 2008 01:11:51 -0700

The Associated Press reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen (foot) did not practice Tuesday, Aug. 26.

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Redskins | Jansen injured

Sun, 24 Aug 2008 00:42:22 -0700

The Associated Press reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen (ankle) suffered a sprained ankle Saturday, Aug. 23, versus the Carolina Panthers.

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Redskins | Jansen not over Michigan loss

Wed, 23 Jul 2008 11:27:14 -0700

Matthew J. Darnell, of Yahoo! Sports, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen, a University of Michigan alum, is making rookie OG Kerry Brown, an Appalachian State alum, carry his helmet because Jansen is still not over the 34-32 victory Appalachian State had over Michigan last season.

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Redskins | Jansen expected to remain at right tackle

Wed, 23 Jul 2008 00:01:44 -0700

Gary Fitzgerald, of Redskins.com, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen is expected to remain at right tackle.

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Redskins | Jansen projected to start

Thu, 12 Jun 2008 16:50:49 -0700

The Associated Press reports Washington Redskins OL Jon Jansen is projected to be a starter in 2008.

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Redskins | Jansen has surgery Thursday

Thu, 13 Sep 2007 14:17:44 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins OT Jon Jansen (ankle) had surgery Thursday, Sept. 13, to repair his fractured ankle. Jansen has been placed on Injured Reserve.

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Redskins | Jansen placed on IR

Tue, 11 Sep 2007 14:19:11 -0700

Gary Fitzgerald, of Redskins.com, reports the Washington Redskins have placed OT Jon Jansen (ankle) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2007 season.

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