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Rolando McClain

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:22:45 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Bruce Carter (thigh) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 1. DT Henry Melton (hamstring) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee) were limited, while LB Rolando McClain (groin) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Friday injury report

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:30:55 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Davon Coleman (knee), LB Rolando McClain (groin), DT Terrell McClain (concussion), DT Henry Melton (hamstring) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee) are questionable for Week 4 against the New Orleans Saints. LB Justin Durant (groin) and TE Gavin Escobar (knee) are probable. Spencer didn't practice Friday, Sept. 26. Coleman, both McClains, and Melton were limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report

Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:38:53 -0700

Dallas Cowboys TE Gavin Escobar (knee) and LB Justin Durant (groin) were full participants in practice Thursday, Sept. 25. DT Davon Coleman (knee) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee) were limited in practice. DTs Henry Melton (hamstring) and Terrell McClain (concussion) and LB Rolando McClain (groin) did not participate in practice.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report for Week 4

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:11:09 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Davon Coleman (knee), LB Rolando McClain (groin), DT Terrell McClain (concussion), DT Terrell McClain (concussion) and DT Henry Melton (hamstring) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 24. DE Anthony Spencer (knee) was limited in practice.

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Cowboys | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:43:19 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have declared DL Anthony Spencer, DL Davon Coleman, OG Donald Hawkins, QB Dustin Vaughan, LB Justin Durant, LB Rolando McClain, CB Tyler Patmon inactive for Week 3.

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Cowboys | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:34:38 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Davon Coleman (knee), DE Anthony Spencer (knee) and LB Justin Durant (groin) have been ruled out for Week 3. LB Rolando McClain (groin) is listed as doubtful, RB Joseph Randle (concussion), TE Gavin Escobar (knee) and DE Lavar Edwards (knee) are listed as questionable and DT Ken Bishop (illness), OG Zack Martin (foot) and DE George Selvie (shoulder) are listed as probable. McClain, Coleman, Durant and Spencer did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 19. Randle and Escobar were limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain may not play

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:30:35 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain (groin) may not play in Week 3, according to general manager Jerry Jones. "Well, you'll miss him," Jones said. "On the other hand, I think you can expect him probably not to play, but he won't tell you that. We're not sure when he had this injury he might have had it early in the game. If you listen to him, he wants to play and thinks he might play, but we have him as doubtful, of course."

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Cowboys | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:08:30 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Davon Coleman (knee), LB Justin Durant (groin), LB Rolando McClain (groin) and RB Joseph Randle (concussion) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 18. TE Gavin Escobar (knee) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee) were limited, while DT Ken Bishop (illness), DE Lavar Edwards (knee), OG Zack Martin (foot) and DE George Selvie (shoulder) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain not practicing

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:16:51 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain (groin) is not participating in practice Thursday, Sept. 18. McClain will need to improve quickly to play in Week 3, in the opinion of Todd Archer of ESPN Dallas.

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Cowboys | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:42:22 -0700

Dallas Cowboys DT Davon Coleman (knee), LB Justin Durant (groin), LB Rolando McClain (groin) and RB Joseph Randle (concussion) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 17. DT Ken Bishop (illness), TE Gavin Escobar (knee) and DE Anthony Spencer (knee) were limited, while DE Lavar Edwards (knee), OG Zack Martin (foot) and DE George Selvie (shoulder) practiced in full.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain day-to-day

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:39:45 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain (groin) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept.17, because of a groin injury. He is considered day-to-day at this point.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain impressing team

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:54:52 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain has been the team's most impressive defender after two weeks of the season. He currently leads the team with 15 tackles, a pass deflection, an interception and a sack. "Rolando made it real clear that he wanted to be part of a team. He wanted to do his part. He wanted his teammates to count on him. But he didn't necessarily want to be viewed as the guy to come in here and play at a Superman (level) well, I don't mean that. He wants to play at that level but he didn't want to be viewed as that's what's expected of him on every play. That's the role that he had," owner Jerry Jones said.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain to have bigger role

Sat, 13 Sep 2014 08:08:48 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain is expected to have a bigger role in the nickel defense Week 2 because of the injury to LB Justin Durant (groin).

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Cowboys | Justin Durant out 3-4 weeks

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:23:40 -0700

Updating a previous item, Dallas Cowboys LB Justin Durant (groin) will miss the next three to four weeks with a groin injury, according to a source. LB Rolando McClain's responsibilities as the middle linebacker should now increase. LB Bruce Carter may also move to weakside linebacker, with LB Kyle Wilber on the strong side.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain gets start

Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:37:34 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain will be the starting middle linebacker Week 1, but LB Justin Durant will call the defensive signals.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain working with starters

Thu, 04 Sep 2014 10:27:07 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain worked at middle linebacker with the first-team defense during practice Thursday, Sept. 4.

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Cowboys | Two defensive players practicing

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:30:17 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain (cramps) and CB Sterling Moore (groin) are participating in practice Thursday, Aug. 21.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain returns

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 06:44:35 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain (cramps) returned to practice Thursday, Aug. 21.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain not practicing

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:49:39 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain (cramps) is out of practice and in the weight room Wednesday, Aug. 20. He left practice the previous day due to cramping.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain impresses

Sun, 17 Aug 2014 07:08:42 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain impressed in his first game action. "I liked what 55 did out there," owner and general manager Jerry Jones said. "He got some good snaps, more snaps than I thought he might get and he did real well. We knew and felt that he was good in coverage and he showed tonight that he drops back good, got a good feel for coverage out there."

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain works with second team

Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:54:52 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain worked with the second-team defense in practice Tuesday, Aug. 12.

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Cowboys | Want Rolando McClain to seize MLB role

Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:19:05 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain is the candidate that has the best shot to win the middle linebacker job to replace LB Sean Lee (knee). McClain was slated to see a lot of work with the first-team defense until he suffered a minor leg injury. LB Bruce Carter could be relegated to a bench role, as he hasn't done much in training camp.

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Cowboys | Four injured during practice

Sun, 03 Aug 2014 19:38:25 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain (hamstring), SS Barry Church (ankle), FS Jakar Hamilton (undisclosed) and WR Dezmon Briscoe (undisclosed) suffered injuries during practice Sunday, Aug. 3. Church's injury is no believed to be serious.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain dealing with stomach virus

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:54:50 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain (illness) left practice early Tuesday, July 29, because of a stomach virus.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain injured?

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:11:34 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain (undisclosed) went to the locker room with doctors Tuesday, July 29. Stay tuned for an update.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain participates

Sat, 26 Jul 2014 10:43:59 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain joined the team for a special teams walkthrough Saturday, July 26.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain expected to practice Saturday

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:53:56 -0700

Updating a previous report, Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain is expected to be available to practice Saturday, July 25. McClain is traveling back to Oxnard after being in an Alabama court Friday, July 25.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain sentenced to 18 days in jail

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:26:50 -0700

Updating a previous report, Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain was sentenced to 18 days in jail after being convicted of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct, both misdemeanors. McClain has appealed the sentence and is flying back to the team's training camp.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain found guilty

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:18:23 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain was convicted of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct, both misdemeanors, Friday, July 15.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain to practice Thursday

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:41:59 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain will practice Thursday, July 24, before traveling to a court date in Alabama Friday, July 25. McClain will return to the team Saturday, July 26, according to head coach Jason Garrett.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain's request denied

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:02:40 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain had a court motion denied by an Alabama judge to delay the start of his trial due to the start of training camp. The trial on resisting arrest and disorderly conduct is scheduled to begin Friday, July 25.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain could push for MLB job

Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:08:27 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain may be able to push LB Justin Durant for the starting middle linebacker job during training camp if he is able to get in shape mentally and physically.

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Cowboys | Rolando McClain may not cost anything

Wed, 02 Jul 2014 11:17:55 -0700

Dallas Cowboys LB Rolando McClain, who was recently acquired from the Baltimore Ravens, could end up costing the team nothing. According to sources, if McClain is not on the team's 46-man roster for three games or 53-man roster for five games this season, Baltimore will not receive any compensation. The deal currently mandates that Dallas gives its 2016 seventh-round pick to Baltimore if McClain does meet those criteria. Additionally, if McClain plays half of the defensive snaps this year, the Ravens will receive the Cowboys' 2015 sixth-round pick and the Cowboys will receive Baltimore's 2015 seventh-round pick. McClain did not receive any guaranteed money in his one-year contract with the Cowboys.

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Ravens | Acquire a draft pick

Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:45:43 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens acquired a sixth-round draft pick from the Dallas Cowboys for LB Rolando McClain and the Ravens' seventh-round pick.

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Cowboys | Acquire Rolando McClain

Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:34:11 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys acquired LB Rolando McClain (Ravens) from the Baltimore Ravens Tuesday, July 1.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain's retirement is official

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:47:58 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Baltimore Ravens have officially placed LB Rolando McClain on the reserve-retired list for a second time. The Ravens will retain McClain's rights if he changes his mind again.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain retiring

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:56:10 -0700

Baltimore Ravens LB Rolando McClain is retiring from the NFL again Monday, April 21. "I gotta follow my heart. It ain't football. If football made me complete I would play. But whenever I think of it my heart pulls me away from whatever reason. ... This means I'm done," McClain texted ESPN.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain to join team soon

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:38:19 -0700

Baltimore Ravens LB Rolando McClain will join the team as soon as Monday, April 21, for the start of the team's offseason program.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain reinstated

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:52:39 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens reinstated LB Rolando McClain from the reserve/retired list Thursday, April 17.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain fails conditioning test

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:01:24 -0700

Updating previous reports, retired LB Rolando McClain failed his conditioning tests during his workout with the Baltimore Ravens. The test consisted of six timed 150-yard runs.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain shows rust in workout

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:55:18 -0700

Retired LB Rolando McClain (Ravens) worked out for the Baltimore Ravens Tuesday, April 15, as he attempts a comeback. The workout wasn't a smooth one in terms of conditioning, and he has a lot of rust, according to a league source.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain works out

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:44:50 -0700

The Baltimore Ravens worked out LB Rolando McClain, and it reportedly wasn't a success. McClain didn't finish his conditioning test and didn't perform drills.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain would like to return

Thu, 03 Apr 2014 20:26:44 -0700

Retired LB Rolando McClain said he would like to play for the Baltimore Ravens if he comes out of retirement. McClain said he is scheduled to meet with Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome Friday, April 4, to discuss the possibility of returning to the team. He plans on attending offseason workouts if he is allowed to return.

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NFL | Rolando McClain non-committal about return

Thu, 13 Mar 2014 09:07:57 -0700

Retired LB Rolando McClain was non-committal about his attempt to make a comeback Wednesday, March 12. "Football is football," McClain said. "Right now, I don't have any plans." The Baltimore Ravens still retain the rights to McClain.

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NFL | Rolando McClain looking to make comeback

Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:34:41 -0700

Retired LB Rolando McClain is in a better place mentally and has been telling people he plans to play football next season. McClain has been working out on a regular basis. The Baltimore Ravens currently own his rights, but they may not be willing to give him another chance.

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NFL | Rolondo McClain may want to return

Tue, 01 Oct 2013 10:00:18 -0700

Retired LB Rolando McClain may want to return to play in the NFL, according to agent Pat Dye Jr. "I admire the kid for coming back to Tuscaloosa, going to class and trying to get everything in his life outside of football situated," Dye Jr. said. "It's not my decision to come back or not come back. I think ultimately he wants to play again. He's only 24 years old. He's talented. It's just a shame. It was such a great situation there in Baltimore."

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Ravens | Rolando McClain wants to focus on personal issues

Thu, 16 May 2013 05:33:50 -0700

Baltimore Ravens LB Rolando McClain decided to retire to was solely his decision, and he wants to focus on getting himself together before continuing his career, a source said. The Ravens have offered to be a resource for McClain.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain retiring from NFL

Wed, 15 May 2013 10:11:15 -0700

Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome announced Ravens LB Rolando McClain, 23, has informed the team he is retiring. Baltimore has placed McClain on the Reserve/Retired list.

Fantasy Tip: This is a curious decision, especially for such a young player, but McClain has been embroiled in off-the-field issues and may need time away from football to straighten out his life. It would not be surprising to see him make a comeback attempt down the line. He projected as a reserve for the Ravens, so this move shouldn't affect their fantasy value as a low-end No. 1 defensive team.

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Ravens | Rolando McClain pleads guilty to one charge

Tue, 07 May 2013 05:33:59 -0700

Baltimore Ravens LB Rolando McClain has pleaded guilty to a window tint violation stemming from his arrest in January following a traffic stop. However, McClain still is currently due in court July 9 because of his most recent arrest on charges of disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. The arrest, which occurred at a Decatur park after police responded to a disturbance, came April 21.

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Ravens | GM talks about Rolando McClain

Thu, 25 Apr 2013 21:36:21 -0700

Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome indicated Thursday, April 25, that the situation with LB Rolando McClain remains a fluid process. McClain was arrested Sunday, April 21, in Alabama.

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