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NFL | Brian Witherspoon retires

Wed, 03 Jul 2013 11:12:00 -0700

Free agent CB Brian Witherspoon (Giants) retired from the NFL Wednesday, July 3.

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Giants | Brian Witherspoon waived/injured

Thu, 24 May 2012 12:49:01 -0700

The New York Giants waived/injured CB Brian Witherspoon (knee) after he tore his anterior cruciate ligament during organized team activities Wednesday, May 24. In a corresponding move, the team has signed free-agent CB Dante Hughes (Chargers). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Giants | Brian Witherspoon injured

Wed, 23 May 2012 11:27:38 -0700

New York Giants CB Brian Witherspoon (knee) was carted off the field during organized team activities Wednesday, May 23. Head coach Tom Coughlin said it is believed Witherspoon suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury.

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Giants | Two waived/injured

Tue, 23 Aug 2011 13:17:02 -0700

The New York Giants have waived injured WR Sam Giguere (groin) and CB Brian Witherspoon (knee).

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Giants | Brian Witherspoon out for season

Tue, 23 Aug 2011 11:23:01 -0700

New York Giants CB Brian Witherspoon (knee) will miss the 2011 season because of a torn anterior cruciate ligament.

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Giants | Brian Witherspoon leaves for X-rays

Mon, 22 Aug 2011 21:11:49 -0700

New York Giants CB Brian Witherspoon (knee) left the preseason game Monday, Aug. 22, against the Chicago Bears to have an X-rays on his knee. There is no word on the source or severity of his injury.

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Giants | Brian Witherspoon signed

Thu, 30 Dec 2010 09:12:33 -0800

The New York Giants have signed free-agent CB Brian Witherspoon (Panthers), reports Zach Berman, of The Star-Ledger. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Giants | Several players worked out

Wed, 15 Sep 2010 08:41:58 -0700

The New York Giants worked out free-agent CBs Dre' Bly (Lions), Brian Witherspoon (Panthers), C.J. Wilson (Panthers) and CB Cletis Gordon (Cowboys), QBs Jarrett Brown (49ers) and Levi Brown (Bills), TE Marquez Branson (Broncos), RB Shawnbrey McNeal (Chargers), WR Sam Giguere (Colts) and OL Chris L. White (Texans) Tuesday, Sept. 14, reports Mike Garafolo, of The Star-Ledger.

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Panthers | Four players released

Sat, 04 Sep 2010 10:42:03 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have released DT Tank Tyler, DT Corvey Irvin, CB Brian Witherspoon and CB C.J. Wilson, reports CarolinaGrowl.com's Steve Reed.

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Panthers | Six working on kickoff returns Thursday

Thu, 29 Jul 2010 14:05:02 -0700

Carolina Panthers RB Mike Goodson, CB Brian Witherspoon, RB Tyrell Sutton, WR Trent Guy, WR Armanti Edwards and WR Dexter M. Jackson are working on kickoff returns during the team's evening practice Thursday, July 29, reports Darin Gantt, of the Charlotte Observer.

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Panthers | Witherspoon claimed

Fri, 16 Apr 2010 11:02:05 -0700

Darin Gantt, of the Rock Hill Herald, reports the Carolina Panthers have claimed free-agent Brian Witherspoon (Lions) off waivers.

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Lions | Hobbs, Witherspoon released

Fri, 16 Apr 2010 09:29:43 -0700

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports the Detroit Lions have released CB Kevin Hobbs and CB Brian Witherspoon.

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Lions | Seven secondary players on bubble to return

Wed, 06 Jan 2010 19:57:41 -0800

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions CB Phillip Buchanon, CB Brian Witherspoon, CB DeAngelo Smith, S Kalvin Pearson, S Ko Simpson, S Daniel Bullocks and S Marvin White are on the bubble to return to the team next season.

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Lions | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 03 Jan 2010 08:49:02 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared CB Brian Witherspoon, RB Cedric Peerman, OT Corey Hilliard, C Dan Gerberry, DL Joe Cohen, LB Larry Foote, QB Patrick Ramsey, OG Roy Schuening inactive for Week 17.

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Lions | Three probable for Week 17

Fri, 01 Jan 2010 16:31:34 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions DE Dewayne White (ankle), LB Jordon Dizon (neck) and CB Brian Witherspoon (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. They are listed as probable for Week 17 and are expected to play.

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Lions | Buchanon, Witherspoon limited Thursday

Thu, 31 Dec 2009 14:27:34 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions CB Phillip Buchanon (shoulder) and WR Brian Witherspoon (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 31. They are considered questionable for Week 17.

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Lions | Five players limited Wednesday

Wed, 30 Dec 2009 14:22:31 -0800

Detroit Lions DT Joe Cohen (knee), DT Grady Jackson (knee), LB Jordon Dizon (neck), CB Phillip Buchanon (shoulder) and CB Brian Witherspoon (ankle) were limited during practice Wednesday, Dec. 30.

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Lions | Witherspoon to serve as returner in Week 16

Thu, 24 Dec 2009 13:57:16 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions CB Brian Witherspoon is expected to serve as the punt and kick returner in Week 16.

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Lions | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 20 Dec 2009 08:58:30 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared DL Andre Fluellen, CB Brian Witherspoon, OT Corey Hilliard, OL Don Muhlbach, WR Eric Fowler, QB Matthew Stafford, OG Roy Schuening, LB Turk McBride inactive for Week 15.

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Lions | Witherspoon to return kicks

Thu, 17 Dec 2009 13:38:01 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions CB Brian Witherspoon will be the team's kick returner in Week 15.

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Lions | Witherspoon claimed off waivers

Tue, 15 Dec 2009 19:45:05 -0800

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports the Detroit Lions claimed free-agent CB Brian Witherspoon (Jaguars) off waivers.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon waived

Mon, 14 Dec 2009 13:11:01 -0800

Jaguars.com reports the Jacksonville Jaguars waived CB Brian Witherspoon Monday, Dec. 14.

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Jaguars | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 06 Dec 2009 09:11:49 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared CB Brian Witherspoon, DL Greg Peterson, DL Julius Williams, OG Kynan Forney, OL Paul McQuistan, CB Rashean Mathis, SS Sean Considine, WR Tiquan Underwood inactive for Week 13.

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Jaguars | Durant, Witherspoon probable for Week 13

Fri, 04 Dec 2009 16:19:14 -0800

Jacksonville Jaguars LB Justin Durant (head) and CB Brian Witherspoon (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 4. They are listed as probable for Week 13 and are expected to play.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon limited Thursday

Thu, 03 Dec 2009 15:21:23 -0800

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (ankle) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 3. He should be able to play in Week 13.

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Jaguars | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 08 Nov 2009 09:04:58 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared LB Adam Seward, FS Anthony Smith, CB Brian Witherspoon, DL Derek Landri, DL Greg Peterson, OT Jordan Black, OG Maurice Williams, WR Tiquan Underwood inactive for Week 9.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon probable for Week 9

Fri, 06 Nov 2009 16:01:03 -0800

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 6. He is listed as probable for Week 9 and is expected to play.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon, Mathis practice Wednesday

Wed, 04 Nov 2009 14:25:40 -0800

Jaguars.com reports Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) and CB Rashean Mathis (hamstring) participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 4.

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Jaguars | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 01 Nov 2009 12:30:58 -0800

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared CB Brian Witherspoon, DL Bryan Smith, DL Greg Peterson, OT Jordan Black, OG Maurice Williams, CB Rashean Mathis, SS Sean Considine, WR Tiquan Underwood inactive for Week 8.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon, Mathis out for Week 8

Fri, 30 Oct 2009 15:52:48 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) and CB Rashean Mathis (finger) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 30. They have been ruled out for the team's Week 8 game.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon misses practice Thursday

Thu, 29 Oct 2009 16:41:36 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) missed the team's practice Thursday, Oct. 29. He might miss practice Friday, Oct. 30, and he will likely miss the team's Week 8 game.

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Jaguars | Two miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 28 Oct 2009 16:33:11 -0700

CBSSports.com reports Jacksonville Jaguars CB Rashean Mathis (finger) and CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Oct. 28.

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Jaguars | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 04 Oct 2009 09:05:06 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared LB Adam Seward, CB Brian Witherspoon, OT Eben Britton, OT Eugene Monroe, SS Sean Considine, WR Tiquan Underwood, CB William Middleton inactive for Week 4.

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Jaguars | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 27 Sep 2009 09:24:00 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared LB Adam Seward, LB Brian Iwuh, CB Brian Witherspoon, FS Courtney Greene, DL Jeremy Navarre, OT Jordan Black, OG Kynan Forney, CB William Middleton inactive for Week 3.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon, Seward out for Week 3

Fri, 25 Sep 2009 19:48:52 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) and LB Adam Seward (groin) missed the team's practice Friday, Sept. 25, and are out for Week 3.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon, Seward miss practice Thursday

Thu, 24 Sep 2009 15:51:56 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) and LB Adam Seward (groin) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 24.

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Jaguars | Two miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 23 Sep 2009 19:27:14 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars LB Adam Seward (groin) and CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Sept. 23.

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Jaguars | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 20 Sep 2009 08:45:46 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared CB Brian Witherspoon, WR Jarett Dillard, DL Jeremy Navarre, OT Jordan Black, OG Kynan Forney, WR Mike Thomas, DL Montavious Stanley, TE Zach X. Miller inactive for Week 2.

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Jaguars | Two miss practice Friday

Fri, 18 Sep 2009 18:57:53 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars TE Zach X. Miller (knee) and CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) missed the team's practice Friday, Sept. 18, and they are out for the team's Week 2 game.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon misses practice Thursday

Thu, 17 Sep 2009 16:22:18 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) missed the team's practice Thursday, Sept. 17, and he will likely be questionable for Week 2.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon, Z. Miller practices Wednesday

Wed, 16 Sep 2009 14:42:42 -0700

Jaguars.com reports Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (hamstring) and TE Zach X. Miller (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 16.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon struggles with drops Wednesday

Wed, 12 Aug 2009 22:56:12 -0700

Vito Stellino, of The Florida Times-Union, reports Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon dropped both a punt and a kickoff during practice Wednesday, Aug. 12.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon should play Week 8

Tue, 21 Oct 2008 13:53:15 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (thigh) should be able to play in the team's Week 8 game.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon limited in practice Thursday

Thu, 09 Oct 2008 14:49:01 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (thigh) was limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 9.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 08 Oct 2008 17:42:50 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (thigh) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Oct. 8.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon nervous about cut-down day

Sun, 24 Aug 2008 10:47:41 -0700

Jim Nasella, of the Florida Times-Union, reports Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon said last week he was getting a little nervous with cut-down day coming up Tuesday, Aug. 26. He has caught the attention of team coaches with his acceleration and speed and has a chance to make the team.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon expected to practice Wednesday

Mon, 18 Aug 2008 18:41:17 -0700

Vic Ketchman, of Jaguars.com, reports Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (ankle) was expected to return to practice Wednesday, Aug. 20. He missed the team's practice Monday, Aug. 18, with a minor ankle sprain.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon injured Saturday

Mon, 18 Aug 2008 10:19:50 -0700

Michael C. Wright, of the Florida Times-Union, reports Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Witherspoon (ankle) sustained a sprained ankle in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 16. The team has yet to provide an update on his condition.

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Jaguars | Del Rio mentions Witherspoon as a surprise at camp

Fri, 15 Aug 2008 12:12:10 -0700

Vito Stellino, of the Florida Times-Union, reports Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Jack Del Rio mentioned CB Brian Witherspoon when asked about the biggest surprises of training camp. "He's done something to make you stand up and notice. Now he's got to do some things better if he's going to have a chance to make our team, but he's done a nice job of giving himself a chance," Del Rio said.

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Jaguars | Witherspoon signs with team

Sun, 27 Apr 2008 22:13:07 -0700

Josh Buchanan, of NFLDraftBible.com, reports the Jacksonville Jaguars have signed undrafted rookie free-agent CB Brian Witherspoon (Stillman). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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