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Lions | Dorin Dickerson does not receive offer

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 15:33:30 -0700

The Detroit Lions did not tender an offer to restricted free-agent TE Dorin Dickerson, which makes him an unrestricted free agent.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Detroit Free Press - Dave Birkett

Lions | Three moves made

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 08:24:28 -0800

The Detroit Lions signed TE Matt Veldman (Buccaneers) to the active roster and WR Carlin Isles to the practice squad. Isles is a star rugby player in the German Football League. TE Dorin Dickerson (concussion) was placed on Injured Reserve.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: DetroitLions.com - Tim Twentyman

Lions | Wednesday's Week 17 practice report

Wed, 25 Dec 2013 17:43:01 -0800

Detroit Lions CB Bill Bentley (concussion), FS Louis Delmas (knee), TE Dorin Dickerson (concussion), LB DeAndre Levy (foot), S John Wendling (ankle) and OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle) each did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 25. CB Chris Houston (toe), DE Israel Idonije (neck) and CB Darius Slay (knee) were listed limited participants, while CB Rashean Mathis (illness) was a full participant.

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Lions | Two suffered head injuries

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 13:01:32 -0800

Detroit Lions TE Dorin Dickerson (head) and CB Bill Bentley (head) both suffered head injuries during the team's Week 16 game.

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Lions | Joseph Fauria expected to start

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 13:31:03 -0800

Detroit Lions TE Joseph Fauria is expected to start in Week 16 against the New York Giants with TE Brandon Pettigrew (ankle) sitting out. TE Dorin Dickerson is likely to be used in two tight end sets, and OG Dylan Gandy could be used in blocking situations.

Fantasy Tip: Fauria should only be an option to plug and play in very deep leagues or setups that allow for two starting tight ends.

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Lions | Brandon Pettigrew on crutches

Wed, 18 Dec 2013 19:17:08 -0800

Updating a previous report, Detroit Lions TE Brandon Pettigrew (ankle) was on crutches in the locker room Wednesday, Dec. 18. TEs Dorin Dickerson and Joseph Fauria were the only two healthy tight ends at practice as a result. Head coach Jim Schwartz said Pettigrew's injury was "the most concerning" of anyone who missed practice.

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Lions | Montell Owens to IR

Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:41:49 -0800

The Detroit Lions placed RB Montell Owens (knee) on the season-ending Injured Reserve Tuesday, Nov. 19, and re-signed TE Dorin Dickerson in a corresponding move.

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Lions | Jeremy Ross added to roster

Sat, 19 Oct 2013 08:57:41 -0700

The Detroit Lions have signed practice squad WR Jeremy Ross to their active roster. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The team also waived TE Dorin Dickerson.

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Lions | Dorin Dickerson signed

Mon, 14 Oct 2013 13:06:43 -0700

The Detroit Lions have signed free-agent TE Dorin Dickerson (Bills). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Seahawks | Nine work out

Wed, 11 Sep 2013 06:05:20 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks worked out free-agent TE Daniel Fells (Patriots), TE Kellen Davis (Bears), DE Hall Davis (Rams), WR Isaiah Stanback (Jaguars), TE Dorin Dickerson (Patriots), LB Justin Cole (Browns), CB Akeem Auguste (Browns), DT Frank Okam (Giants) and WR Ronald Johnson (Eagles).

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Bills | 14 players released

Fri, 30 Aug 2013 15:41:08 -0700

The Buffalo Bills have released RB Zachary Brown, OG Antoine Caldwell, OG Zach Chibane, FS Jordan Dangerfield, TE Dorin Dickerson, CB Kip Edwards, RB Kendall Gaskins, DE Jarron Gilbert, CB T.J. Heath, WR Brandon Kaufman, LB Keith Pough, TE Nick Provo, LB Brian Smith and C David Snow.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson nursing injury

Tue, 13 Aug 2013 09:11:51 -0700

Buffalo Bills TE Dorin Dickerson (ankle) did not practice Monday, Aug. 12, due to an ankle injury.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson asks to go back to TE

Sun, 02 Jun 2013 14:30:57 -0700

Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone said the team was going to use TE Dorin Dickerson at wide receiver during organized team activities, but Dickerson asked with work as a tight end because several tight ends were not taking part in the workouts. Marrone said he believes Dickerson could help out as a tight end as well as a wide receiver.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson receives tender

Wed, 06 Mar 2013 14:56:30 -0800

The Buffalo Bills have tendered an offer to exclusive rights free-agent TE Dorin Dickerson. Terms of the tender were not disclosed.

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Bills | 10 Probable

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 10:00:37 -0800

Buffalo Bills LB Nick Barnett (knee), FS Jairus Byrd (ankle), TE/FB Dorin Dickerson (ankle), WR Marcus Easley (hamstring), OG Andy Levitre (knee), CB Justin Rogers (foot), LB Chris White (hamstring), DT Kyle D. Williams (ankle) DE Mario Williams (wrist) and C Eric Wood (knee) were limited in practice Friday, Dec. 28, and are probable for Week 17.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson has chance to play

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 18:18:43 -0800

Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey said he is optimistic about TE Dorin Dickerson's (ankle) availability for Week 17.

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Bills | Ten limited in practice

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 13:20:19 -0800

Buffalo Bills DE Mark Anderson (knee), LB Nick Barnett (knee), S Jairus Byrd (ankle), TE Dorin Dickerson (ankle), WR Marcus Easley (hamstring), OG Andy Levitre (knee), CB Justin Rogers (foot), LB Chris White (hamstring), DT Kyle D. Williams (ankle) and C Eric Wood (knee) all were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 27.

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Bills | Seven limited in practice

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 13:16:04 -0800

Buffalo Bills DE Mark Anderson (knee), LB Nick Barnett (knee), RB Dorin Dickerson (ankle), WR Marcus Easley (hamstring), CB Justin Rogers (foot), LB Chris White (hamstring) and C Eric Wood (knee) all were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson's injury not serious

Mon, 24 Dec 2012 12:05:47 -0800

Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey said TE Dorin Dickerson's (ankle) ankle injury is not considered serious. Gailey said Dickerson could practice Wednesday, Dec. 26, and is expected to play Week 17.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson carted off

Sun, 23 Dec 2012 21:21:25 -0800

Buffalo Bills FB Dorin Dickerson (ankle) was carted off in Week 16 against the Miami Dolphins, and he had an air cast on his ankle. However, after the game, Dickerson posted on his official Twitter account that he expects to play in the Week 17 game against the New York Jets.

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Bills | 14 probable

Fri, 30 Nov 2012 11:21:01 -0800

Buffalo Bills FS Jairus Byrd (back), TE Scott Chandler (groin), DT Marcell Dareus (shoulder), LT Chris Hairston (knee), LG Andy Levitre (knee), CB Leodis McKelvin (groin), SS Da'Norris Searcy (hand), DE Mario Williams (wrist) and C Eric Wood (knee) practiced Friday, Nov. 30, and are probable for Week 13. LB Nick Barnett (knee), WR Brad Smith (hamstring), G Kraig Urbik (knee) and DT Kyle D. Williams (ankle) were limited Friday, and are probable as well. TE Dorin Dickerson (personal) didn't practice Friday, but is probable.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson could get more playing time

Sat, 06 Oct 2012 10:33:51 -0700

Buffalo Bills TE Dorin Dickerson could receive more playing time as the season goes on if he continues to make positive plays when given the opportunity during games.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson sees time with first-team offense

Fri, 22 Jun 2012 19:00:43 -0700

Buffalo Bills TE Dorin Dickerson saw first-team reps in practice each day during minicamp, and he is a reliable receiving option who might be able to spread the defense for head coach Chan Gailey.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson saw a lot of time during OTAs

Sun, 10 Jun 2012 12:21:34 -0700

Buffalo Bills TE Dorin Dickerson saw a lot of time on offense during organized team activities this offseason. Dickerson is seeing a lot of time because the coaches want to see if he can be a capable H-back in the offense.

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Bills | Three try out players signed

Mon, 14 May 2012 13:40:27 -0700

The Buffalo Bills have signed free-agent TE Dorin Dickerson (Patriots) and undrafted free-agent OT James Carmon (Mississippi State) and S Nick Saenz (Houston). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Bills | Dorin Dickerson to try out

Sat, 05 May 2012 10:19:31 -0700

Free-agent TE Dorin Dickerson (Patriots) will try out for the Buffalo Bills.

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Patriots | Dorin Dickerson added to practice squad

Wed, 07 Dec 2011 07:52:28 -0800

The New England Patriots have signed free-agent WR Dorin Dickerson (Steelers) to their practice squad.

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Patriots | Two players worked out

Sat, 03 Dec 2011 11:14:50 -0800

The New England Patriots worked out free-agent QB Mike Hartline (Colts) and WR Dorin Dickerson (Steelers) Friday, Dec. 2.

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Texans | Make moves to get to 52 players

Sat, 03 Sep 2011 14:16:21 -0700

The Houston Texans have released S Shiloh Keo, LB Xavier Adibi, P Brad Maynard, TE Anthony Hill, WRs Trindon Holliday and Dorin Dickerson, DT Damione Lewis, C Howard Barbieri, LS Scott Albritton, LBs Mister Alexander, Steven Friday, Stanford Keglar, and Matt Marcorelle, DEs Scooter Berry and John Graves, S Quintin Demps, OG Andrew Gardner, and OT Pete Hendrickson. The team waived WR Jeff Maehl, DT Guy Miller, FB Zach Pauga, OT Cole Pemberton, WR Derrick Townsel, C Cody Wallace, RB Javarris Williams, RB Chris Ogbonnaya and S Torri Williams. The team has also waived injured LB Cheta Ozougwu (concussion) and WR Terrence Toliver (undisclosed).

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Texans | Looking for more from Dorin Dickerson

Fri, 01 Jul 2011 11:40:12 -0700

Houston Texans wide receivers coach Larry Kirksey said the team will be looking for WR Dorin Dickerson to improve in several areas including his special teams play. "He's got to step to the table in a lot of areas, particularly in special teams," Kirksey said. "He'll play in all aspects of special teams for us, and he's got to try to get in to be that third or fourth receiver. At worst, can be the fourth receiver for us or fifth receiver, but he's got to grow up now."

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Texans | Believe three second-year players can contribute in 2011

Sun, 01 May 2011 13:34:21 -0700

The Houston Texans are optimistic that RB Ben Tate, WR Dorin Dickerson and DT Earl Mitchell will be able to contribute next season.

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Texans | Excited about Dorin Dickerson

Wed, 09 Mar 2011 23:14:44 -0800

The Houston Texans are excited about the development of WR Dorin Dickerson, reports John McClain, of the Houston Chronicle.

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Texans | Bigger roles for Jacoby Jones, Dorin Dickerson?

Fri, 24 Dec 2010 18:03:03 -0800

Houston Texans WR Jacoby Jones would likely be plugged into the starting lineup in Week 16 against the Denver Broncos if WR Andre Johnson (ankle) is out, reports John McClain, of the Houston Chronicle. WR Dorin Dickerson would be slotted as the No. 3 wideout in such a scenario.

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Texans | Week 14 Inactives

Mon, 13 Dec 2010 16:26:34 -0800

The Houston Texans have declared TE Anthony Hill, CB Brice McCain, WR Dorin Dickerson, TE Garrett Graham, OG Kasey Studdard, QB Matt Leinart, SS Quintin Demps, OG Shelley Smith inactive for Week 14.

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Texans | Week 13 Inactives

Thu, 02 Dec 2010 16:20:01 -0800

The Houston Texans have declared TE Anthony Hill, WR Dorin Dickerson, DL Jesse Nading, OG Kasey Studdard, QB Matt Leinart, TE Owen Daniels, OG Shelley Smith, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 13.

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Texans | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 21 Nov 2010 08:45:42 -0800

The Houston Texans have declared WR Dorin Dickerson, DL Jesse Nading, OG Kasey Studdard, DL Malcolm Sheppard, DL Mario Williams, QB Matt Leinart, TE Owen Daniels, LB Zac Diles inactive for Week 11.

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Texans | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 07 Nov 2010 08:52:23 -0800

The Houston Texans have declared WR Dorin Dickerson, DL Jesse Nading, CB Karl Paymah, OG Kasey Studdard, DL Malcolm Sheppard, QB Matt Leinart, TE Owen Daniels, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 9.

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Texans | Week 8 Inactives

Mon, 01 Nov 2010 16:32:49 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared LB Darryl Sharpton, WR Dorin Dickerson, DL Earl Mitchell, TE Garrett Graham, DL Jesse Nading, CB Karl Paymah, OG Kasey Studdard, QB Matt Leinart inactive for Week 8.

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Texans | Seven practice fully Friday

Fri, 29 Oct 2010 19:01:44 -0700

Houston Texans WR Dorin Dickerson (knee), TE Garrett Graham (shoulder), LBs Xavier Adibi (hamstring) and Darryl Sharpton (ankle), CB Sherrick McManis (hamstring), WR Andre Johnson (ankle) and CB Karl Paymah (wrist) all practiced fully Friday, Oct. 29. McManis should play in Week 8 while Dickerson, Adibi, Sharpton and Johnson all will play. Graham and Paymah will be available but probably not active.

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Texans | Six players fully practice Thursday

Thu, 28 Oct 2010 13:56:45 -0700

Houston Texans WR Dorin Dickerson (knee), TE Garrett Graham (shoulder), LB Xavier Adibi (hamstring), LB Darryl Sharpton (ankle), CB Sherrick McManis (hamstring) and CB Karl Paymah (wrist) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 28.

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Texans | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 17 Oct 2010 08:44:31 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared LB Darryl Sharpton, WR Dorin Dickerson, DL Jesse Nading, LB Kevin Bentley, QB Matt Leinart, OG Mike Brisiel, CB Sherrick McManis, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 6.

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Texans | Dorin Dickerson questionable for Week 6

Fri, 15 Oct 2010 16:56:07 -0700

Houston Texans WR Dorin Dickerson (knee) was limited during practice Friday, Oct. 15. He is listed as questionable for Week 6.

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Texans | Seven miss Thursday practice

Thu, 14 Oct 2010 15:33:57 -0700

Houston Texans LB Xavier Adibi (hamstring), LB Kevin Bentley (knee), G Mike Brisiel (knee), WR Dorin Dickerson (knee), WR Jacoby Jones (calf), CB Sherrick McManis (hamstring) and DE Mario Williams (shoulder) all missed practice Thursday, Oct. 14.

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Texans | Seven miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 13 Oct 2010 14:46:56 -0700

Houston Texans LB Kevin Bentley (knee), OG Mike Brisiel (knee), LB Brian Cushing (knee), WR Dorin Dickerson (knee), CB Sherrick McManis (hamstring), LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) and DL Mario Williams (shoulder) missed practice Wednesday, Oct. 13, according to HoustonTexans.com.

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Texans | Dorin Dickerson could be active for Week 5

Sat, 09 Oct 2010 08:19:42 -0700

Houston Texans WR Dorin Dickerson could be active for Week 5 because of the injuries to WRs Andre Johnson (ankle) and Jacoby Jones (calf), according to CBSSports.com.

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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 2 Inactives

Sun, 19 Sep 2010 12:22:16 -0700

The Houston Texans have declared DL Adewale Ogunleye, CB Antwaun Molden, WR Dorin Dickerson, TE Garrett Graham, CB Jamar Wall, OG Kasey Studdard, QB Matt Leinart, OG Shelley Smith inactive for Week 2.

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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 | Darnell Bing ruled out of next game, others uncertain

Thu, 19 Aug 2010 22:37:27 -0700

Houston Texans LB Darnell Bing (neck) was injured Thursday, Aug. 19, and ruled out of the team's next preseason game, reports Nick Scurfield, of HoustonTexans.com. CB Antwaun Molden (undisclosed) and WR Dorin Dickerson (undisclosed) may not be able to play Saturday, Aug. 21.

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Texans | Coach believes Dorin Dickerson could start in NFL

Mon, 09 Aug 2010 10:56:11 -0700

Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak said he believes WR Dorin Dickerson has the abilities to become a starter at some point during his career, according to Nick Scurfield, of HoustonTexans.com. "He's got the body and the tools to be a one or two in this league. (But) he's got a long way to go," Kubiak said.

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