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Jeff Demps

Tampa Bay Buccaneers
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Buccaneers | Want to get Jeff Demps in space

Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:58:14 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith said he wants to get RB Jeff Demps in space. "I said 'I've never had a chance to coach the fastest guy in the NFL,'" Smith said. "He loves track, but he considers himself a football player. He's anxious to get started with whatever position we ask him to play, whether it's running back, receiver, returning kicks."

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Buccaneers | Jeff Demps to IR

Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:22:31 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers placed RB Jeff Demps (groin) on the Injured Reserve list Wednesday, Nov. 6, and claimed FS Bradley McDougald off waivers from the Kansas City Chiefs in a corresponding move.

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Buccaneers | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 03 Nov 2013 11:35:09 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have declared OG Carl Nicks, WR Chris Owusu, FS Dashon Goldson, CB Deveron Carr, RB Doug Martin, RB Jeff Demps, OG Patrick Omameh inactive for Week 9.

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Buccaneers | Friday injury report for Week 9

Fri, 01 Nov 2013 14:56:33 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps (groin) and OG Carl Nicks (foot) did not practice Friday, Nov. 1, and are out for Week 9. SS Mark Barron (hip), FS Dashon Goldson (knee), DT Derek Landri (back), WR Chris Owusu (foot) and LB Dekoda Watson (shoulder) are questionable. LB Mason Foster (hamstring), OG Davin Joseph (knee), DT Akeem Spence (wrist) and S Keith Tandy (ankle) are probable. Barron, Goldson and Watson were limited in practice, and the others practiced in full.

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Buccaneers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 30 Oct 2013 15:08:56 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps (groin) and OG Carl Nicks (foot) has been ruled out for Week 9. RB Doug Martin (shoulder) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 30. S Mark Barron (hip), LB Mason Foster (hamstring), S Dashon Goldson (knee), DT Derek Landri (back) and LB Dekoda Watson (shoulder) all were limited. G Davin Joseph (knee), WR Chris Owusu (foot), DT Akeem Spence (wrist) and S Keith Tandy (ankle) all fully practiced.

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Buccaneers | Week 8 Inactives

Thu, 24 Oct 2013 16:11:16 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have declared OG Carl Nicks, WR Chris Owusu, FS Dashon Goldson, DL Derek Landri, RB Doug Martin, RB Jeff Demps, OG Patrick Omameh inactive for Week 8.

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Buccaneers | Two ruled out

Mon, 21 Oct 2013 14:48:59 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps (groin) and OG Carl Nicks (foot) have been ruled out for Week 8.

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Buccaneers | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 08:52:20 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have declared OG Carl Nicks, DL Derek Landri, CB Deveron Carr, RB Jeff Demps, OG Patrick Omameh, WR Skye Dawson, DL Steven Means inactive for Week 7.

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Buccaneers | Jeff Demps has surgery

Thu, 17 Oct 2013 10:31:23 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps (groin) underwent surgery to repair an injury to his groin Thursday, Oct. 17. The timetable for his recovery is not known.

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Buccaneers | No practice for Jeff Demps

Wed, 16 Oct 2013 19:08:02 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps (groin) was unable to practice Wednesday, Oct. 16.

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Buccaneers | Jeff Demps suffers groin injury

Sun, 13 Oct 2013 12:08:33 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps (groin) is questionable to return to Week 6's game against the Philadelphia Eagles after suffering a groin injury.

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Buccaneers | Plan to use Jeff Demps more

Mon, 07 Oct 2013 10:22:47 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano said the team plans to make more use of RB Jeff Demps coming on out the bye week.

Fantasy Tip: While Demps could play himself into fantasy consideration with a good outing or two, at this point he does not have much fantasy football value.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Tampa Tribune - Roy Cummings

Buccaneers | Jeff Demps activated

Mon, 23 Sep 2013 13:21:38 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have added RB Jeff Demps to their active roster. In a corresponding move, the team placed TE Luke Stocker (hip) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2013 season.

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Buccaneers | Jeff Demps reports

Mon, 09 Sep 2013 09:55:18 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps reported to the team Monday, Sept. 9.

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Buccaneers | Make several roster moves

Wed, 24 Jul 2013 14:26:31 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have placed RB Jeff Demps on the Did Not Report list, PK Connor Barth (Achilles') on the Non-Football Injury list and DE Markus White (undisclosed) on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

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Buccaneers | Several in mix for return jobs

Mon, 22 Jul 2013 22:57:49 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Matt X. Brown, WR Eric Page, RB Michael Smith and WR Tiquan Underwood are expected to compete for the return jobs during training camp, which opens Wednesday, July 24. RB Jeff Demps is expected to report to the team late in the preseason, and he is expected to be in the mix as well.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Tampa Tribune - Roy Cummings

Buccaneers | Jeff Demps won't be in until late August

Mon, 22 Jul 2013 22:18:12 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps has accepted an invitation to the IAAF World Championships in Moscow next month, his agent said Monday, July 22. The Olympian sprinter will be part of the 4x100 meter team in Moscow, where the final race is slated for Aug. 18. Demps is not expected to report to the team until late in the preseason, and the decision could impact his chances of making the team.

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Buccaneers | Jeff Demps should report during preseason

Fri, 19 Jul 2013 12:37:45 -0700

Updating a previous report, Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps' agent said Demps should report to training camp by the third week of the preseason. Demps is expected to compete for the kick and punt returner jobs.

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Buccaneers | Jeff Demps hopes to attend training camp

Fri, 19 Jul 2013 08:13:24 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps hopes to be able to attend training camp shortly after it opens. He will meet with officials about whether he'll run a leg on the relay team in Moscow during the IAAF World Championships Aug. 10-18.

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Buccaneers | Jeff Demps will not attend minicamp

Mon, 10 Jun 2013 11:26:37 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Mark Dominik said RB Jeff Demps has been excused the team's mandatory minicamp.

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Buccaneers | Jeff Demps not expected at workouts

Sun, 26 May 2013 09:33:13 -0700

Tampa Bay Buccaneers RB Jeff Demps is not expected to attend any of the offseason workouts because he is concentrating full-time on his sprinting at this point. Demps is not expected to be around the team until the preseason at the earliest.

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Buccaneers | Jeff Demps acquired

Sat, 27 Apr 2013 13:12:56 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have acquired RB Jeff Demps and a seventh-round draft choice from the New England Patriots for RB LeGarrette Blount.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Shalise Manza Young

Patriots | Appear close to moving Jeff Demps

Sat, 27 Apr 2013 12:52:17 -0700

The New England Patriots appear close to trading RB Jeff Demps. The Patriots have had trade talks with several teams.

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Patriots | Considering trading Jeff Demps

Sun, 14 Apr 2013 10:03:06 -0700

Daniel Rose, agent for New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps, said the Patriots are considering the possibility of trading Demps this offseason.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps to resume track and field career

Tue, 26 Feb 2013 21:39:38 -0800

New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps is planning to return to track and field. However, he does not intend on ending his football career. He competed as a member of the United States track and field team in the 2012 London Olympics, winning a silver medal as a member of the Men's 4 x 100 meter relay team.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps to fix return game?

Sun, 27 Jan 2013 19:07:39 -0800

New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps (ankle, knee), who is a former Olmypian track star, might be the answer for the team's recently pedestrian kickoff return game. He spent the season on Injured Reserve in 2012.

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Patriots | Make roster moves

Sat, 01 Sep 2012 08:28:07 -0700

The New England Patriots have released S Sergio Brown, DT Marcus Harrison, WR Jesse Holley, OT Matt Kopa, LB Niko Koutouvides, FS Derrick Martin, LB Jeff Tarpinian, SS Malcolm Williams, FB Eric Kettani, DE Aaron Lavarias, TE Alex Silvestro, WR Kerry Taylor, WR Jeremy Ebert, OG Derek Dennis, TE Tyler Urban, OT Dustin Waldron, OG Jeremiah Warren and OT Darrion Weems. The team also placed RP Jeff Demps (leg) on Injured Reserve.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps placed on IR

Sat, 01 Sep 2012 05:43:01 -0700

The New England Patriots have placed RB Jeff Demps (knee, ankle) on Injured Reserve.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps injured Wednesday

Thu, 30 Aug 2012 06:14:00 -0700

New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps (leg) tweaked something in his leg in the preseason finale Wednesday, Aug. 29, but he is fine after having a precautionary MRI, according to a source.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps could see extensive action Wednesday

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 09:42:13 -0700

New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps will likely receive an extended look in the preseason finale Wednesday, Aug. 29, as he continues to familiarize himself with the playbook.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps has strong debut

Sat, 25 Aug 2012 08:03:56 -0700

New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps recorded three carries for 41 yards in his pro debut Friday, Aug. 24. He also returned two kickoffs for 44 yards and one punt for 16 yards.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps solid in practice

Wed, 22 Aug 2012 10:06:12 -0700

New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps had a solid day of practice Wednesday, Aug. 22, according to running backs coach Ivan Fears. "He did a fine job. I threw him into 1-on-1s and blitz pickup and he was courageous," Fears said.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps practicing Wednesday

Wed, 22 Aug 2012 06:59:48 -0700

New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps is taking part in practice Wednesday, Aug. 22.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps could return kicks

Mon, 20 Aug 2012 07:38:51 -0700

New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps could serve as the team's kick returner. However, Demps fumbled 11 times in 424 career touches in college.

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Patriots | Jeff Demps contract update

Sat, 18 Aug 2012 08:22:37 -0700

New England Patriots RB Jeff Demps' deal with the team is for three years. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Patriots | To add Jeff Demps

Fri, 17 Aug 2012 09:57:07 -0700

The New England Patriots have reached an undisclosed agreement with free-agent RB Jeff Demps (Florida).

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Eagles | Could pursue Jeff Demps

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 12:17:39 -0700

The Philadelphia Eagles are intrigued with undrafted free-agent RB Jeff Demps (Florida) and may consider pursuing him in the near future.

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Jets | Very interested in Jeff Demps

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 08:13:05 -0700

Updating previous items, the agent for undrafted free-agent RB Jeff Demps (Florida), Daniel Rose, said the New York Jets are very interested in his client. Demps may meet with some teams, although there is no word at this point if the Jets are one of those teams.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNNewYork.com - Rich Cimini

Jets | Asked Tim Tebow for Jeff Demps input

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 08:10:31 -0700

New York Jets QB Tim Tebow said Thursday, Aug. 16, the front office asked him about undrafted free-agent RB Jeff Demps (Florida). Tebow played with Demps in college.

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NFL | Jeff Demps update

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 06:07:30 -0700

There are reportedly three or four teams interested in undrafted free-agent RB Jeff Demps (Florida). Demps could sign with a team as early as Thursday, Aug. 16.

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NFL | Jeff Demps expected to sign soon

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 04:50:12 -0700

Undrafted free-agent RB Jeff Demps (Florida) is expected to sign with a team in the next 24 hours, according to a source.

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Jets | Contact Jeff Demps

Wed, 15 Aug 2012 16:22:53 -0700

The New York Jets have checked in with undrafted free-agent RB Jeff Demps (Florida). Demps won a silver medal as a sprinter during the 2012 Olympics and has been contacted by several NFL teams.

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NFL | Olympian drawing interest

Wed, 15 Aug 2012 06:05:59 -0700

Several NFL teams are interested in 2012 Olympian Jeff Demps, according to his agent. The former Florida running back went undrafted after he told NFL teams he planned to pursue track. "There's a lot of interest," agent Daniel Rose said. "We talked to some teams before the Olympics, but we wanted him to concentrate on the Olympics. Preparing for the Olympics is a very regimented process, and he needed to focus on that."

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