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Leon McFadden

San Francisco 49ers
Cornerback

Ht: 5.10 | Wt: 190

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49ers | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 09 Nov 2014 08:29:46 -0800

The San Francisco 49ers have declared LB Dan Skuta, C Dillon Farrell, QB Josh X. Johnson, S L.J. McCray, CB Leon McFadden, LB Patrick Willis, WR Quinton Patton inactive for Week 10.

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49ers | Leon McFadden promoted

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 13:42:58 -0700

San Francisco 49ers CB Leon McFadden was promoted to the 53-man roster Saturday, Nov. 1.

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49ers | Practice squad moves made

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:27:14 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers signed free-agents TE Xavier Grimble (Giants) and CB Leon McFadden (Browns) to the practice squad Monday, Sept. 15. The team released CB Chance Casey and LB Shayne Skov from the practice squad in the corresponding move.

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NFL | Three clear waivers

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:32:49 -0700

Free-agent LB Orie Lemon (Cowboys), CB Leon McFadden (Jets) and LB Pat Schiller (Rams) cleared waivers Friday, Sept. 12, and have become free agents.

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Jets | Waive Leon McFadden

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:03:48 -0700

The New York Jets waived CB Leon McFadden Thursday, Sept. 11.

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Jets | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 08:45:04 -0700

The New York Jets have declared OG Ben Ijalana, OL Dakota Dozier, CB Dee Milliner, DE IK Enemkpali, FS Josh Bush, CB Leon McFadden, WR Walter Powell inactive for Week 1.

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Jets | Claim Leon McFadden

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:11:56 -0700

The New York Jets claimed CB Leon McFadden of waivers from the Cleveland Browns Sunday, Aug. 31. In a corresponding move, the team released CB LeQuan Lewis.

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Browns | Leon McFadden cut

Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:46:37 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Leon McFadden has been waived, according to a source.

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Browns | Leon McFadden expected to get more time

Wed, 04 Dec 2013 09:03:39 -0800

Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski said CB Leon McFadden likely will receive more playing time with CB Christopher Owens (knee) being placed on Injured Reserve.

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Browns | Leon McFadden expected to get playing time

Sat, 09 Nov 2013 17:06:11 -0800

Cleveland Browns defensive coordinator Ray Horton indicated CB Leon McFadden likely will receive more playing time moving forward.

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Browns | Christopher Owens could start

Fri, 06 Sep 2013 16:07:12 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Christopher Owens could start Week 1 if CB Buster Skrine (shoulder) is not able to play. CB Leon McFadden would also receive increased playing time if Skrine misses the game.

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Browns | Leon McFadden doubtful to play Thursday

Wed, 14 Aug 2013 21:23:15 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Leon McFadden (groin) was able to return to practice Wednesday, Aug. 14, and he participated in team drills. However, it is doubtful he will play in the preseason game Thursday, Aug. 15, against the Detroit Lions, head coach Rob Chudzinski said.

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Browns | Eight sitting

Sat, 10 Aug 2013 13:03:29 -0700

Cleveland Browns CBs Christopher Owens (foot), CB Leon McFadden (groin), RB Montario Hardesty (hamstring), TE Brad Smelley (hamstring), WR David Nelson (knee), FB Brock Bolen (calf), OT Chris Faulk (knee) and OT Oniel Cousins (ankle) are out of practice Saturday, Aug. 10.

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Browns | Leon McFadden losing ground in CB competition

Thu, 08 Aug 2013 13:31:51 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Leon McFadden (groin) is losing ground in the competition for one of the starting cornerback jobs because he has been sidelined with a pulled hamstring.

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Browns | Four ruled out for preseason game

Wed, 07 Aug 2013 10:49:33 -0700

Cleveland Browns RB Montario Hardesty (hamstring), OG Shawn Lauvao (ankle), CB Leon McFadden (groin) and FS T.J. Ward (hamstring) have been ruled out for the first preseason game.

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Browns | Three-way battle to start at CB

Tue, 30 Jul 2013 17:05:46 -0700

There is a three-way battle shaping up in Cleveland Browns training camp for the starting job opposite CB Joe Haden. CB Buster Skrine has been working as the starter in the base defense, and he moves to the slot when the team runs its nickel defense. CB Christopher Owens has reportedly been the second most dominant corner in camp behind Haden. Skrine, Owens and CB Leon McFadden are each battling for that starting job opposite Haden.

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Browns | Leon McFadden admits adjustments tough

Tue, 30 Jul 2013 17:04:04 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Leon McFadden said Tuesday, July 30, that it has been an uphill climb adjusting to three step drop coverage. He is in the mix for the starting job opposite CB Joe Haden, but CBs Christopher Owens and Buster Skrine appear to be ahead of him in that race.

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Browns | Leon McFadden could start

Sat, 20 Jul 2013 12:44:59 -0700

Cleveland Browns rookie CB Leon McFadden has a good chance to win the starting job opposite of CB Joe Haden.

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Browns | Leon McFadden signs

Fri, 19 Jul 2013 15:08:10 -0700

The Cleveland Browns have signed third-round draft choice CB Leon McFadden to a four-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Browns | Leon McFadden, Armonty Bryant yet to sign

Wed, 17 Jul 2013 19:13:20 -0700

The Cleveland Browns are confident CB Leon McFadden and DL Armonty Bryant will be in training camp on time. The two draft picks have yet to sign.

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Browns | Hoping Leon McFadden can win starting job

Sat, 06 Jul 2013 17:12:52 -0700

The Cleveland Browns are hoping CB Leon McFadden will be able to win the starting cornerback job opposite CB Joe Haden during training camp.

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Browns | Leon MaFadden may not be a top-three CB

Fri, 07 Jun 2013 11:45:59 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Leon McFadden will need a very impressive training camp to win the No. 2 or No. 3 cornerback job this season. CBs Buster Skrine and Christopher Owens are expected to fill those roles.

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Browns | Three competing for CB job

Sun, 02 Jun 2013 13:23:09 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Christopher Owens, Buster Skrine and Leon McFadden will be candidates for one of the starting cornerback jobs during training camp.

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Browns | Leon McFadden expected to practice next week

Sat, 18 May 2013 13:09:41 -0700

Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski said CB Leon McFadden should participate in organized team activities next week. McFadden was not able to participate this week because his school was still in session.

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Browns | Buster Skrine working as starter for now

Fri, 17 May 2013 18:03:33 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Buster Skrine lined up opposite CB Joe Haden as a starter on the first-team defense during organized team activities (OTAs) this week. Skrine is trying to hold off third-round draft pick CB Leon McFadden for that starting spot.

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Browns | Leon McFadden among the missing

Fri, 17 May 2013 18:01:58 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Leon McFadden was among the rookies who missed practice this week during organized team activities (OTAs) because he is still in school.

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Browns | Trevin Wade's roster spot in danger

Fri, 03 May 2013 20:30:38 -0700

The arrival of Cleveland Browns CB Leon McFadden via the 2013 NFL Draft, and the offseason signings of veteran CBs Kevin Barnes and Christopher Owens, might put the roster spot of CB Trevin Wade in serious jeopardy.

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Browns | Leon McFadden projected as starter

Fri, 03 May 2013 20:24:59 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Leon McFadden has been tabbed to replace CB Sheldon Brown as the starter at the right cornerback spot. If he earns the job in training camp, CB Buster Skrine would be considered the favorite to cover slot receivers as the nickel back.

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Browns | Leon McFadden to compete for starting job

Fri, 03 May 2013 15:42:47 -0700

Cleveland Browns CB Leon McFadden will compete for one of the starting cornerbacks jobs during training camp.

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NFL | Leon McFadden to miss Senior Bowl

Thu, 24 Jan 2013 11:17:59 -0800

San Diego State CB Leon McFadden (groin) will not play in the Senior Bowl because of a groin injury. The injury is not believed to be serious.

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NFL | Several prospects stand out

Thu, 24 Jan 2013 11:01:10 -0800

Oklahoma OT Lane Johnson, BYU DE Ezekiel Ansah, San Diego State CB Leon McFadden and Louisiana Tech WR Quinton Patton helped their draft stock the most at the Senior Bowl this week.

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