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Saints | Team terminates Simmons' contract

Sun, 02 Mar 2008 18:32:05 -0800

John Clayton, of ESPN.com, reports the New Orleans Saints have terminated the contract of LB Brian Simmons. The move will save the Saints $2.4 million in salary cap space.

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Saints | Simmons expected to replace Shanle

Fri, 09 Nov 2007 14:11:42 -0800

New Orleans Saints LB Brian Simmons is expected to replace LB Scott Shanle (hamstring), who is out with a hamstring injury Week 10.

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Saints | Simmons could replace Shanle Week 9

Fri, 02 Nov 2007 13:27:54 -0700

New Orleans Saints LB Brian Simmons could replace LB Scott Shanle (hamstring) if Shanle does not play Week 9.

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Saints | Simmons to fight for starting job

Tue, 10 Jul 2007 15:11:49 -0700

Mike Triplett, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports New Orleans Saints LB Brian Simmons is a candidate for the starting middle linebacker job this season.

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Saints | Simmons may practice

Fri, 01 Jun 2007 14:31:33 -0700

Larry Holder, of the Biloxi Sun Herald, reports New Orleans Saints LB Brian Simmons (knee) may practice with the team during the Saints' minicamp this weekend.

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Saints | Simmons limited at practice

Wed, 23 May 2007 13:58:15 -0700

Jimmy Smith, of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, reports New Orleans Saints LB Brian Simmons (knee) was limited during the Saints' organized team activities because he is recovering from offseason knee surgery.

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Saints | Simmons likely to play middle linebacker

Sun, 11 Mar 2007 13:45:06 -0700

The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports the New Orleans Saints filled one of their biggest needs by signing LB Brian Simmons. The 6-foot-3, 244-pounder can play all linebacker positions but likely will take over in the middle, which means LB Mark Simoneau will move into the fourth linebacker role.

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Saints | Team signs Simmons

Tue, 06 Mar 2007 06:42:43 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports the New Orleans Saints have signed free agent LB Brian Simmons (Bengals) to a three-year deal, according to the Times-Picayune. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Saints | Team may reach deal with Simmons

Mon, 05 Mar 2007 08:51:27 -0800

Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports the New Orleans Saints may reach a deal with free agent LB Brian Simmons (Bengals) Monday, March 5.

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Saints | B. Simmons will visit team

Sat, 03 Mar 2007 23:23:02 -0800

Doug Miller, of NewOrleansSaints.com, reports free agent LB Brian Simmons (Bengals) will visit the New Orleans Saints.

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Bengals | Team terminates contract of Simmons

Wed, 28 Feb 2007 13:02:35 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have officially announced terminating the contract of LB Brian Simmons.

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Bengals | Lewis wants more out of defenders

Sat, 24 Feb 2007 08:48:39 -0800

Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis has challenged some of his defensive players to have more productive seasons in 2007, particularly DT Sam Adams and LB Brian Simmons, who both battled injuries in 2006 and are at the latter stages of their respective careers. "Both guys are very smart guys and realize you have to do other things as you get toward the end," Lewis said. "This is kind of (Adams') last hurrah. Go out with a blaze of guns. He has to put all his eggs in this basket and get himself right and have a better season. (For Simmons) it's kind of the same thing. They're at an important point in their careers."

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Bengals | Simmons will not require surgery

Wed, 24 Jan 2007 11:20:01 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) is healing well and will not require surgery after a neck stinger injury forced him to miss five games this season.

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Bengals | B. Simmons practices Monday

Mon, 04 Dec 2006 13:07:09 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) practiced Monday, Dec. 4.

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Bengals | C. Miller will start Week 13

Thu, 30 Nov 2006 16:08:36 -0800

Bengals.com reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Caleb Miller will start the Week 13 game at middle linebacker. LB Brian Simmons (neck) is active for the game.

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Bengals | Simmons will try to play Week 13

Wed, 29 Nov 2006 09:07:28 -0800

Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) says he will try to play in the team's Week 13 game. Simmons is listed as probable for this week.

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Bengals | Simmons practices, upgraded for Week 13

Tue, 28 Nov 2006 16:35:58 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) practiced Tuesday, Nov. 28, and has been upgraded to probable for Week 13.

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Bengals | Simmons questionable for Week 13

Mon, 27 Nov 2006 17:42:57 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) is questionable for the Week 13 game.

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Bengals | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 26 Nov 2006 09:21:21 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared LB A.J. Nicholson, OG Bobbie Williams, LB Brian Simmons, CB Deltha O'Neal, QB Doug Johnson, WR Kelley Washington, OT Levi Jones, C Rich Braham inactive for Week 12.

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Bengals | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 26 Nov 2006 09:20:40 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared LB A.J. Nicholson, OG Bobbie Williams, LB Brian Simmons, CB Deltha O'Neal, QB Doug Johnson, WR Kelley Washington, OT Levi Jones, C Rich Braham inactive for Week 12.

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Bengals | Simmons practices, questionable for Week 12

Fri, 24 Nov 2006 14:02:28 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) practiced Friday, Nov. 24, for the first time in two weeks and he is listed as questionable for Week 12.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 22 Nov 2006 20:24:46 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Wednesday, Nov. 22, and is questionable for the Week 12 game.

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Bengals | Simmons questionable for Week 12

Mon, 20 Nov 2006 13:25:23 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) is listed as questionable for Week 12 due to a neck injury.

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Bengals | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 19 Nov 2006 08:59:57 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared OG Bobbie Williams, LB Brian Simmons, CB Deltha O'Neal, FS Dexter Jackson, QB Doug Johnson, WR Kelley Washington, OT Levi Jones, C Rich Braham inactive for Week 11.

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Bengals | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 19 Nov 2006 08:58:02 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared OG Bobbie Williams, LB Brian Simmons, CB Deltha O'Neal, FS Dexter Jackson, QB Doug Johnson, WR Kelley Washington, OT Levi Jones, C Rich Braham inactive for Week 11.

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Bengals | Simmons OUT for Week 11

Fri, 17 Nov 2006 15:23:39 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) has been downgraded to OUT for Week 11 due to a neck injury.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 15 Nov 2006 20:32:33 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Wednesday, Nov. 15, and is doubtful for Week 11.

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Bengals | Simmons likely to be questionable for Week 11

Mon, 13 Nov 2006 13:45:49 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis has said LB Brian Simmons (neck) will likely be questionable for Week 11.

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Bengals | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 12 Nov 2006 09:34:05 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared LB A.J. Nicholson, LB Brian Simmons, QB Doug Johnson, WR Kelley Washington, FS Kevin Kaesviharn, OT Levi Jones, WR Reggie McNeal, C Rich Braham inactive for Week 10.

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Bengals | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 12 Nov 2006 09:32:09 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared LB A.J. Nicholson, LB Brian Simmons, QB Doug Johnson, WR Kelley Washington, FS Kevin Kaesviharn, OT Levi Jones, WR Reggie McNeal, C Rich Braham inactive for Week 10.

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Bengals | B. Simmons not expected to play this week

Fri, 10 Nov 2006 16:42:31 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) did not practice Friday, Nov. 10, and he is not expected to play in Week 10. He is listed as doubtful on the team's injury report.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Thursday

Thu, 09 Nov 2006 18:10:57 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Thursday, Nov. 9, and is doubtful for Week 10.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 08 Nov 2006 22:59:11 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Wednesday, Nov. 8, and is doubtful for Week 10.

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Bengals | Simmons questionable Week 10

Mon, 06 Nov 2006 16:20:12 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) is questionable for the team's Week 10 game.

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Bengals | Simmons unlikely to play this week

Fri, 03 Nov 2006 17:15:27 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) did not practice Friday, Nov. 3, and it is unlikely he will play in Week 9. He has been downgraded from questionable to doubtful on the team's injury report.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Thursday

Thu, 02 Nov 2006 19:25:54 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Thursday, Nov. 2, and is questionable for Week 9.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 01 Nov 2006 22:22:42 -0800

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Wednesday, Nov. 1, and is questionable for Week 9.

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Bengals | Simmons practices Friday, expected to play this week

Fri, 27 Oct 2006 16:18:43 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) practiced Friday, Oct. 27, and he is expected to play this week. He is listed as probable on the team's injury report.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Thursday

Thu, 26 Oct 2006 17:30:30 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Thursday, Oct. 26 and is expected to play Week 8. He is listed as probable on the team's injury report.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 25 Oct 2006 23:22:10 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Wednesday, Oct. 25 and is expected to play Week 8. He is listed as probable on the team's injury report.

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Bengals | Simmons will play Week 7

Sun, 22 Oct 2006 09:03:41 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) will play Week 7.

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Bengals | Simmons practices Friday

Fri, 20 Oct 2006 15:55:38 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports LB Brian Simmons (neck) practiced Friday, Oct. 20, and there is a good chance he will play this week. Simmons is listed as questionable on the team's injury report.

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Bengals | Simmons returns to practice Friday

Fri, 20 Oct 2006 13:14:44 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) returned to practice Friday, Oct. 20, and is listed as questionable for Week 7.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Thursday

Thu, 19 Oct 2006 20:52:01 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Thursday, Oct. 19 and is questionable for the Week 7 game.

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Bengals | Simmons misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 18 Oct 2006 20:59:16 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) missed practice Wednesday, Oct. 18 and is questionable for the Week 7 game.

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Bengals | Simmons questionable for Week 7

Mon, 16 Oct 2006 15:57:12 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) is questionable for the team's Week 7 game.

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Bengals | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 15 Oct 2006 09:27:54 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared LB A.J. Nicholson, QB Anthony Wright, LB Brian Simmons, FS Dexter Jackson, LB Rashad Jeanty, WR Reggie McNeal, C Rich Braham, WR Tab Perry inactive for Week 6.

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Bengals | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 15 Oct 2006 09:26:03 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared LB A.J. Nicholson, QB Anthony Wright, LB Brian Simmons, FS Dexter Jackson, LB Rashad Jeanty, WR Reggie McNeal, C Rich Braham, WR Tab Perry inactive for Week 6.

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Bengals | B. Simmons OUT for Week 6

Sun, 15 Oct 2006 08:42:01 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (neck) will not play Week 6 after waking up Sunday, Oct. 15 with a neck problem. LB Ahmad Brooks will start in his place at middle linebacker.

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Bengals | Simmons expected to play Week 4

Fri, 29 Sep 2006 16:27:16 -0700

Mark Curnutte, of the Cincinnati Enquirer, reports Cincinnati Bengals LB Brian Simmons (knee) practiced Friday, Sept. 29 and is expected to play Week 4. He is listed as probable on the team's injury report.

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