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Thu, 18 Apr 2013 16:04:17 -0700
The Buffalo Bills have signed free-agent FB Frank Summers (Chargers), DE Jamie Blatnick (Broncos), LB Kourtnei Brown (Redskins), P Brian Stahovich (Colts) and PK Chris Koepplin (Patriots). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Sat, 17 Mar 2012 18:55:12 -0700
Free-agent FB Frank Summers (Chargers) is scheduled to work out for the San Francisco 49ers next week. Summers is hopeful of staying with the San Diego Chargers, but the team added FB Le'Ron McClain, making him expendable.
Tue, 13 Mar 2012 18:15:21 -0700
The San Diego Chargers plan to use FB Frank Summers as their starting fullback in 2012.
Mon, 10 Oct 2011 15:20:34 -0700
The San Diego Chargers will "probably" carry four active running backs for their remaining games, according to head coach Norv Turner. RBs Ryan Mathews (calf) and Mike Tolbert (concussion) are expected back for the team's next game in Week 7. RB Jacob Hester is expected to be the third back, and the team will sign FB Frank Summers or RB Curtis Brinkley from the practice squad. RB Jordan Todman won't necessarily be the fourth running back; the team likes him but sees him as a contributor in the future.
Sun, 04 Sep 2011 20:44:04 -0700
The San Diego Chargers signed LB Bront Bird, DL Charlie Bryant, OT Stephen Schilling, CB Traye Simmons, FB Frank Summers and TE Brad Taylor to the practice squad Sunday, Sept. 4.
Sat, 03 Sep 2011 15:33:55 -0700
The San Diego Chargers have waived LB Bront Bird, RB Curtis Brinkley, DE Charlie Bryant, OT Hutch Eckerson, DE Carl Ihenacho, T Stephen Schilling, RB Frank Summers, TE Brad Taylor, T Bo Thran, QB Scott Tolzien, LB Kion Wilson and T Eric Young.
Wed, 24 Aug 2011 22:00:49 -0700
San Diego Chargers FB Frank Summers (hamstring) has dressed and been on the field for practice in each of the past two days, but again Wednesday, Aug. 24, he left early due to trouble with his hamstring.
Tue, 23 Aug 2011 21:52:13 -0700
San Diego Chargers FB Frank Summers (leg) returned to practice Tuesday, Aug. 23, but he did not make it through individual drills.
Tue, 15 Feb 2011 19:50:32 -0800
The San Diego Chargers signed free-agent FB Frank Summers (Steelers) Tuesday, Feb. 15, reports Adam Caplan, of FOXSports.com. The Steelers had an exclusive seven-day negotiating window to re-sign Summers, but that ended Monday, Feb. 14.
Mon, 06 Sep 2010 03:54:28 -0700
The Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed TE Eugene Bright, OG Dorian Brooks, S DaMon Cromartie-Smith, WR Tyler Grisham, OT Kyle Jolly, DL Steve McLendon, FB Frank Summers and DL Doug Worthington to their practice squad, the team announced Monday, Sept. 6.
Sat, 04 Sep 2010 11:35:08 -0700
The Pittsburgh Steelers have released LB Patrick Bailey, CB Joe Burnett, FS DaMon Cromartie-Smith, WR Tyler Grisham, DE Ra'shon Harris, C Justin Hartwig, WR Stefan Logan, DT Steve McLendon, FB Frank Summers, OG Kraig Urbik and DT Doug Worthington, reports Steelers.com.
Sun, 22 Aug 2010 16:11:17 -0700
Pittsburgh Steelers FB Frank Summers started the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, at fullback, reports Scott Brown, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
Wed, 18 Aug 2010 10:49:59 -0700
Pittsburgh Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson said the team is happy with how RB Frank Summers has performed at fullback during training camp but are looking for him to take the next step in his development at the position, reports Ed Bouchette, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Mon, 02 Aug 2010 08:32:35 -0700
Pittsburgh Steelers RB Frank Summers is seeing a lot of time at fullback during practices, according to ESPN.com's James Walker. Offensive coordinator Bruce Arians appears to be willing to see if Summers can fill the role.
Tue, 29 Sep 2009 13:40:28 -0700
The Pittsburgh Steelers have announced they have placed FB Frank Summers (back) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2009 season.
Sun, 27 Sep 2009 12:38:48 -0700
The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared QB Dennis Dixon, FB Frank Summers, CB Keenan Lewis, OG Kraig Urbik, DL Nick Eason, WR Shaun McDonald, OT Tony Hills, SS Troy Polamalu inactive for Week 3.
Fri, 18 Sep 2009 07:29:58 -0700
Ron Cook, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports retired RB Jerome Bettis was critical of his former team, the Pittsburgh Steelers, in particular the running backs. "Willie Parker: I haven't seen much from him," Bettis wrote in a column for SI.com. "Rashard Mendenhall: I haven't really seen him, period ...The running back I like least on that team is Frank Summers, the rookie fullback. He doesn't seem to understand what's going on. He's missing plenty of blocks." Bettis was also critical of the offensive line. "They have no continuity. On top of not being able to protect Ben Roethlisberger, they're letting running backs get hit before they reach the line of scrimmage ... The problem isn't anything new, and I blame the coaching staff for not addressing the line in the offseason ... Pittsburgh can't repeat with the line playing like this."
Fri, 04 Sep 2009 22:29:04 -0700
Scott Brown, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Frank Summers and LB Arnold Harrison have made the team's final roster.
Sun, 30 Aug 2009 11:35:17 -0700
Scott Brown, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Frank Summers (hamstring), DE Nick Eason (calf) and DT Steve McLendon (elbow) sat out the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 29.
Thu, 27 Aug 2009 13:26:38 -0700
CBSSports.com reports Pittsburgh Steelers PK Jeff Reed (ankle), RB Frank Summers (hamstring) and DT Steve McLendon (undisclosed) is considered questionable for the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 29.
Thu, 20 Aug 2009 12:57:23 -0700
CBSSports.com reports Pittsburgh Steelers OG Darnell Stapleton (knee), RB Frank Summers (hamstring), TE Sean McHugh and DE Nick Eason (calf) are not participating in the team's practice Thursday, Aug. 20.
Wed, 19 Aug 2009 23:51:49 -0700
Gerry Dulac, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Frank Summers (hamstring) left the team's practice Wednesday, Aug. 19, with a hamstring injury. Head coach Mike Tomlin said he did not know the extent of the injury.
Wed, 19 Aug 2009 23:46:42 -0700
Gerry Dulac, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports as many as six offensive rookies could make the team's final roster. TE David Johnson, WR Mike Wallace, OG Kraig Urbik, OL Ramon Foster, RB Isaac Redman and RB Frank Summers are candidates to make the team. Redman and Foster both went undrafted.
Fri, 12 Jun 2009 11:09:36 -0700
Adam Caplan, of Scout.com, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers have agreed to terms with fifth-round draft choices CB Joe Burnett and FB Frank Summers on three-year deals. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Wed, 29 Apr 2009 16:27:43 -0700
Ed Bouchette, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Frank Summers believes he is a perfect fit for the team's physical style. "I don't think I could fit any better than on any other team in the league. With Pittsburgh's physical play and my physical style, we go hand in hand," Summers said.
Fri, 03 Apr 2009 11:18:38 -0700
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports the Pittsburgh Steelers met with University of Nevada-Las Vegas FB Frank Summers Friday, April 3.