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David Nixon

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Panthers | Make roster moves

Fri, 31 Aug 2012 11:42:01 -0700

The Carolina Panthers released OL Matt Reynolds and LB David Nixon Friday, Aug. 31.

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Panthers | Six players will not play in preseason game

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 10:54:22 -0700

Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera has ruled out RB Tauren Poole (concussion), OG Roger Allen (foot), DT Andre Neblett (undisclosed) and LBs Thomas Davis (calf), Jon Beason (hamstring) and David Nixon (elbow) for the preseason game Friday, Aug. 17.

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Panthers | Expected to sign David Nixon

Thu, 26 Jul 2012 10:51:07 -0700

The Carolina Panthers are expected to sign free-agent LB David Nixon (Rams).

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Rams | David Nixon signed

Wed, 09 Nov 2011 13:04:10 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have signed free-agent LB David Nixon (Dolphins). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Rams | Work out linebackers

Tue, 08 Nov 2011 15:49:41 -0800

The St. Louis Rams worked out free-agent LBs David Nixon (Dolphins) and Chase Blackburn (Giants) Tuesday, Nov. 8.

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Dolphins | Announced roster moves

Sat, 03 Sep 2011 16:15:31 -0700

The Miami Dolphins waived CB Vincent Agnew, TE Brett Brackett, WR Patrick Carter, OG Garrett Chisolm, QB Pat Devlin, RB Nic Grigsby, OL D.J. Jones, OT Matt Kopa, WR Phillip Livas, WR John Matthews, CB Nate Ness, LB David Nixon, QB Kevin O'Connell, WR Julius Pruitt, TE Mickey Shuler and LB Quinton Spears Saturday, Sept. 3.

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Dolphins | David Nixon signed

Tue, 09 Aug 2011 09:43:27 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have signed free-agent LB David Nixon (Rams). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Rams | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 02 Jan 2011 16:45:20 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have declared DL Curtis Johnson, LB David Nixon, TE Derek Schouman, DL Jermelle Cudjo, OG John Greco, CB Justin King, WR Mardy Gilyard, SS Michael Lewis inactive for Week 17.

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Rams | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 26 Dec 2010 08:59:36 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have declared DL Curtis Johnson, LB David Nixon, DL Jermelle Cudjo, OG John Greco, CB Justin King, WR Mardy Gilyard, TE Michael Hoomanawanui, SS Michael Lewis inactive for Week 16.

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Rams | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 19 Dec 2010 09:20:29 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have declared LB David Nixon, OG John Greco, CB Justin King, RB Kenneth Darby, WR Mardy Gilyard, SS Michael Lewis, TE Michael Hoomanawanui, FB Mike Karney inactive for Week 15.

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Rams | David Nixon declares himself ready

Fri, 17 Dec 2010 21:12:05 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB David Nixon (hand) said Friday, Dec. 17, that he is ready to play in Week 15 against the Kansas City Chiefs despite surgery earlier this week to repair a break to the fourth metacarpal in his right hand, reports Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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Rams | Two limited Friday

Fri, 17 Dec 2010 13:57:44 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB David Nixon (hand) and RB Kenneth Darby (rib) were limited in practice Friday, Dec. 17, and is questionable for Week 15. Nixon is expected to play on special teams. Darby is not expected to play, and RB Keith Toston is expected to be the No. 2 running back.

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Rams | David Nixon might play in Week 15

Thu, 16 Dec 2010 21:31:08 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB David Nixon (hand) had screws inserted into his broken right hand Tuesday, Dec. 14, reports Bill Coats, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Nixon still might be able to play in Week 15 against the Kansas City Chiefs. "There is a way they can get him padded up and possibly get him there for Sunday," head coach Steve Spagnuolo said Thursday, Dec. 16.

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Rams | Three limited Thursday

Thu, 16 Dec 2010 13:33:27 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB David Nixon (hand), CB Ron Bartell (neck) and RB Kenneth Darby (chest) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

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Rams | Three players sit Wednesday

Wed, 15 Dec 2010 13:33:55 -0800

St. Louis Rams TE Michael Hoomanawanui (ankle), LB David Nixon (hand) and P Donnie Jones (illness) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 15.

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Rams | David Nixon injured in Week 14

Mon, 13 Dec 2010 16:32:42 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB David Nixon (hand) suffered a fractured bone in his hand in Week 14 against the New Orleans Saints, reports Kathleen Nelson, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Head coach Steve Spagnuolo said Monday, Dec. 13, that Nixon won't be available to practice Wednesday, Dec. 15, but the team might have him "back at the end of the week."

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Rams | David Nixon promoted

Tue, 07 Dec 2010 14:48:15 -0800

The St. Louis Rams promoted LB David Nixon from the practice squad to the active roster Tuesday, Dec. 7, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Jim Thomas.

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Texans | Ephraim Salaam, David Nixon cut

Tue, 19 Oct 2010 13:32:04 -0700

The Houston Texans waived OT Ephraim Salaam and LB David Nixon Tuesday, Oct. 19, according to the Houston Chronicle's John McClain.

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Texans | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 10 Oct 2010 08:36:58 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared LB David Nixon, TE Garrett Graham, WR Jacoby Jones, CB Karl Paymah, OG Kasey Studdard, LB Kevin Bentley, DL Mark Anderson, QB Matt Leinart inactive for Week 5.

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Texans | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 26 Sep 2010 08:54:13 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared DL Adewale Ogunleye, LB David Nixon, WR Dorin Dickerson, TE Garrett Graham, CB Jamar Wall, OG Kasey Studdard, QB Matt Leinart, OG Shelley Smith inactive for Week 3.

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Texans | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 12 Sep 2010 05:45:35 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared CB Antwaun Molden, LB David Nixon, WR Dorin Dickerson, DL Frank Okam, TE Garrett Graham, OG Kasey Studdard, QB Matt Leinart, OG Shelley Smith inactive for Week 1.

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Texans | Two players claimed

Sun, 05 Sep 2010 13:18:13 -0700

The Houston Texans have claimed free-agent LB David Nixon (Raiders) and CB Jamar Wall (Cowboys) off waivers, reports John McClain, of the Houston Chronicle.

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Raiders | Colt Brennan, 21 others released

Sat, 04 Sep 2010 12:15:16 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have released QB Colt Brennan, PK Swayze Waters, CB Joey Thomas, FB Manase Tonga, WR Todd Watkins, WR Shaun Bodiford, S Jerome Boyd, DL Chris Cooper, DE Alex Daniels, DE Greyson Gunheim, DT Kellen Heard, DT William Joseph, FB Luke Lawton, OL Chris Morris, LB David Nixon, LB Slade Norris, TE John Owens, OL Alex Parson, CB Joseph Porter, DE Jay Richardson, TE Eric Butler, and OL Brandon Rodd, reports Raiders.com.

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Raiders | Nixon re-signed

Mon, 15 Mar 2010 15:14:49 -0700

Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports Oakland Raiders exclusive rights free-agent LB David Nixon has signed his tender offer. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Raiders | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 20 Dec 2009 12:30:30 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have declared QB Bruce Gradkowski, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey, LB David Nixon, QB J.P. Losman, WR Javon Walker, OT Khalif Barnes, WR Nick Miller, TE Zach Miller inactive for Week 15.

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Raiders | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 13 Dec 2009 12:16:20 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have declared QB Charlie Frye, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey, LB David Nixon, WR Javon Walker, OT Khalif Barnes, WR Nick Miller, OG Roy Schuening, DL William Joseph inactive for Week 14.

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Raiders | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 06 Dec 2009 09:09:19 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have declared QB Charlie Frye, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey, LB David Nixon, OG Erik Pears, DL Greg Ellis, WR Javon Walker, OT Khalif Barnes, WR Nick Miller inactive for Week 13.

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Raiders | Nixon, Ekejiuba probable for Week 13

Fri, 04 Dec 2009 18:02:07 -0800

Oakland Raiders LB David Nixon (illness) and LB Isaiah Ekejiuba (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 4. They are listed as probable for Week 13.

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Raiders | Nixon ill Thursday, sent home from practice

Thu, 03 Dec 2009 17:02:08 -0800

Oakland Raiders LB David Nixon (illness) was sent home from practice Thursday, Dec. 3, because of an illness. His status for Week 13 is not known.

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Raiders | Week 12 Inactives

Thu, 26 Nov 2009 12:33:14 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have declared QB Charlie Frye, LB David Nixon, OG Erik Pears, WR Javon Walker, OT Khalif Barnes, WR Nick Miller, LB Slade Norris, WR Todd Watkins inactive for Week 12.

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Raiders | Six signed to practice squad

Sun, 06 Sep 2009 17:22:29 -0700

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports the Oakland Raiders have re-signed free agents LB Slade Norris, LB David Nixon, WR Jonathan Holland, DE Greyson Gunheim, FB Marcel Reece and S Jerome Boyd.

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Raiders | Announce roster moves

Sat, 05 Sep 2009 16:56:53 -0700

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports the Oakland Raiders have released S Jerome Boyd, WR Jonathan Holland, LB David Nixon, LB Slade Norris, LB Chris O'Neill, FB Marcel Reece, RB Gary Russell, LB Morlon Greenwood, CB Justin Miller, DT Ryan Boschetti, DT Terdell Sands, CB Darrick Brown, OT Seth Wand, OG Mark Wilson, OT James Marten, TE Darrell Strong and DE Greyson Gunheim. The Raiders have also waived injured FS Rashad Baker (stinger), CB Mike Hawkins (undisclosed) and C John Wade (stinger).

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Raiders | 14 defensive players on the bubble to make team

Wed, 02 Sep 2009 23:29:17 -0700

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders DT William Joseph, DT Terdell Sands, DL Ryan Boschetti, DE Greyson Gunheim, LB David Nixon, LB Morlon Greenwood, LB Sam Williams, CB Justin Miller, S Michael Huff, S Rashad Baker, CB John Bowie, CB Mike Hawkins, S Derrick Brown and S Jerome Boyd are on the bubble to make the team's final roster.

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Raiders | O'Neill, Nixon impress Cable

Sun, 10 May 2009 20:46:28 -0700

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders head coach Tom Cable said the two most impressive undrafted rookie free agents during the team's minicamp were TE Chris O'Neill and LB David Nixon.

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Raiders | Reportedly sign three undrafted free agents

Mon, 27 Apr 2009 13:54:15 -0700

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports the Oakland Raiders have signed undrafted free-agents LB Frantz Joseph (Florida Atlantic), WR Shawn Bayes (Kent State) and LB David Nixon (Brigham Young), according to various reports. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

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