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Takeo Spikes

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Rams | Takeo Spikes visiting

Tue, 11 Jun 2013 16:15:43 -0700

Free-agent LB Takeo Spikes (Chargers) is visiting with the St. Louis Rams Tuesday, June 11, and Wednesday, June 12.

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NFL | Takeo Spikes wants to continue playing

Thu, 07 Mar 2013 18:02:43 -0800

Free-agent LB Takeo Spikes said he wants to play next season and will be looking to sign with a Super Bowl contender.

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Chargers | Two could replace Takeo Spikes

Thu, 07 Mar 2013 11:29:33 -0800

The San Diego Chargers could look to two current roster players or possibly the draft or free agency to replace LB Takeo Spikes. The Chargers currently have LB Jonas Mouton and LB Bront Bird as the only two Mike linebackers on the roster.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes released

Thu, 07 Mar 2013 06:49:23 -0800

The San Diego Chargers released LB Takeo Spikes.

Fantasy Tip: His 78 solo tackles were his second-lowest figure in the last five years. He amassed just a half-sack as well. One has to wonder how much he has left after 15 years in the league.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes to be cut

Thu, 07 Mar 2013 06:14:24 -0800

The San Diego Chargers plan to cut LB Takeo Spikes.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes expensive against cap

Fri, 01 Mar 2013 18:22:23 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes is expected to be approached about a pay cut for 2013 if he wants to stick around. Spikes is entering the final season of a three-year deal, and his base salary is $3 million in 2013, and his contract, in its current form, will carry a $3.7 million cap value.

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Chargers | Two not expected back at current salary

Sun, 10 Feb 2013 13:26:56 -0800

San Diego Chargers DT Antonio Garay and LB Takeo Spikes are not expected to return to the team at their current 2013 salaries. Garay is scheduled to make $5 million in 2013 while Spikes is scheduled to make $3 million.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes thinks OL needs to improve

Sun, 03 Feb 2013 10:50:42 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes said he believes the team should look to improve the offensive line this offseason because it had trouble protecting QB Philip Rivers this season. "The offensive line needs to be addressed," Spikes said. "I see horrible things written and said about Philip Rivers I believe Philip is a great quarterback in this league. Regardless what your intangibles are you can't throw the ball if you're on your back or looking at your side."

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes hopes to stay

Sun, 03 Feb 2013 10:37:51 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes said he hopes to be on the roster next season because he believes the team can make the playoffs in 2013. "I still think it's possible," Spikes said. "I really do. Not like I'm hoping, I believe that. You've got new blood in the building, and any time you've got new blood in the building, you never do know."

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes fined

Sat, 05 Jan 2013 06:40:22 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes has been fined $7,875 for an altercation in Week 17 that led to an ejection.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes ejected

Sun, 30 Dec 2012 20:40:01 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes was ejected from the Week 17 game against the Oakland Raiders in the second quarter for his part in a dust-up with Raiders RB Mike Goodson.

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Chargers | Three probable

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 15:09:15 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring), LB Demorrio Williams (ankle) and CB Shareece Wright (shoulder) practiced in full Friday, Dec. 28, and are probable for Week 17.

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Chargers | Three fully practice

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 14:39:08 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring), LB Demorrio Williams (ankle) and CB Shareece Wright (shoulder) all fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 27.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes committed to playing

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 20:49:27 -0800

San Diego Chargers head coach Norv Turner said Wednesday, Dec. 26, that even though LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring) did not practice, "he has the mindset that he's going to finish" the season and play as long as he can. It appears Spikes has a good chance to play in Week 17.

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Chargers | Three miss practice

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 16:24:30 -0800

San Diego Chargers RB Ronnie Brown (hamstring), LB Donald Butler (groin) and LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.

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Chargers | Six probable

Fri, 21 Dec 2012 12:47:26 -0800

San Diego Chargers RB Ronnie Brown (hamstring), LB Donald Butler (groin), OT Jeromey Clary (knee), OG Tyronne Green (hamstring), WR Eddie Royal (hamstring) and LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring) practiced Friday, Dec. 21, and are probable for Week 16.

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Chargers | Two miss practice

Thu, 20 Dec 2012 15:45:59 -0800

San Diego Chargers DT Aubrayo Franklin (knee) and LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 20.

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Chargers | Two miss practice

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 17:08:08 -0800

San Diego Chargers DT Aubrayo Franklin (knee) and LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 19.

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Chargers | Two suffer injuries

Sun, 16 Dec 2012 20:18:10 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes (hamstring) and OG Reggie Wells (ankle, toe) left the Week 15 game against the Carolina Panthers due to injury.

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Chargers | Four probable for Week 9

Wed, 31 Oct 2012 13:03:18 -0700

San Diego Chargers T Jared Gaither (groin), DE Vaughn Martin (neck), LB Jonas Mouton (hip) and LB Takeo Spikes (elbow) all fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 31, and are probable for the team's Week 9 game.

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Chargers | Four practice in full

Tue, 30 Oct 2012 16:16:32 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Jared Gaither (groin), DE Vaughn Martin (neck), LB Jonas Mouton (hip) and LB Takeo Spikes (elbow) practiced in full Tuesday, Oct. 30.

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Chargers | Six practice in full

Mon, 29 Oct 2012 16:18:41 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Jared Gaither (groin), C Nick Hardwick (abdomen), DE Vaughn Martin (neck), LB Jonas Mouton (hip), LB Takeo Spikes (arm) and CB Shareece Wright (foot) practiced in full Monday, Oct. 29.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes on verge of milestone

Tue, 04 Sep 2012 20:58:01 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes will start his 200th game at linebacker Monday, Sept. 10, against the Oakland Raiders in Week 1. "It hasn't hit me yet. It's a great honor. I really don't know how many guys accomplished that; I know it's few. It's a big deal," Spikes said Tuesday, Sept.4.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes to remain on team

Sat, 25 Feb 2012 11:38:29 -0800

San Diego Chargers general manager A.J. Smith said the team is not considering releasing LB Takeo Spikes this offseason. Spikes is scheduled to make $2.875 million next season.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes to take out aggression in Week 17

Fri, 30 Dec 2011 20:17:27 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes is disappointed that his team is out of the postseason chase yet again. He has played 14 season in the NFL, and he has made more than 200 starts. However, he has never appeared in an NFL postseason game. "I know it's not (a reflection of how I've played), but it is what it is," Spikes said. "You can't change it. The only thing I know of what accomplishment means is I bust my (tail). This week, this is my Super Bowl. That's how I'm going to look at it. That's all I got."

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Chargers | Four questionable

Fri, 16 Dec 2011 15:17:52 -0800

San Diego Chargers C Colin Baxter (ankle), LB Donald Butler (foot), DL Jacques Cesaire (ankle) and LB Takeo Spikes (back) were limited in practice Friday, Dec. 16, and are questionable for Week 15.

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Chargers | Four miss practice

Thu, 15 Dec 2011 14:52:21 -0800

San Diego Chargers C Colin Baxter (ankle), LB Donald Butler (foot), DL Jacques Cesaire (ankle) and LB Takeo Spikes (back) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 15.

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Chargers | Five do not practice

Wed, 14 Dec 2011 16:55:44 -0800

San Diego Chargers C Colin Baxter (ankle), LB Donald Butler (foot), DL Jacques Cesaire (ankle), LB Takeo Spikes (back) and FS Darrell Stuckey (groin) each did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 14.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes about to play in 200th NFL game

Fri, 09 Dec 2011 18:49:04 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes (back) did not practice Friday, Dec. 9, but he is expected to play in Week 14 against the Buffalo Bills. If he does suit up, it will be his 200th NFL game.

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Chargers | Seven probable

Fri, 09 Dec 2011 13:56:14 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Na'il Diggs (chest), OT Brandyn Dombrowski (foot), OG Tyronne Green (hand), C Nick Hardwick (neck), DL Corey Liuget (leg), LB Takeo Spikes (back) and OG Louis Vasquez (ankle) are listed as probable for Week 14. Spikes did not practice Friday, Dec. 9, while the rest practiced in full.

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Chargers | Two probable

Fri, 18 Nov 2011 12:56:27 -0800

San Diego Chargers S Steve Gregory (thigh) and LB Takeo Spikes (concussion) practiced in full Friday, Nov. 18, and are probable for Week 11.

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Chargers | Two take part in full practice again

Thu, 17 Nov 2011 16:41:19 -0800

San Diego Chargers SS Steve Gregory (thigh) and LB Takeo Spikes (concussion) were each able to take part in a full practice session for the second consecutive day Thursday, Nov. 17.

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Chargers | Two practice

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 15:59:41 -0800

San Diego Chargers S Steve Gregory (thigh) and LB Takeo Spikes (concussion) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes unable to practice

Mon, 14 Nov 2011 18:23:27 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes (concussion) did not practice Monday, Nov. 14, although he is still expected to be ready for the Week 11 game against the Chicago Bears.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes suffers concussion

Thu, 10 Nov 2011 19:34:05 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes (concussion) suffered a concussion in Week 10 and will not return to the game.

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Chargers | Six players listed as probable

Wed, 09 Nov 2011 15:23:30 -0800

San Diego Chargers WR Richard Goodman (groin), LBs Antwan Barnes (calf), Donald Butler (illness), Na'il Diggs (knee) and Takeo Spikes (biceps) and SS Steve Gregory (thigh) are listed as probable for Week 10. Butler missed practice Wednesday, Nov. 9, Gregory was limited during practice and the other four fully practiced.

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Chargers | Three listed as limited participants

Tue, 08 Nov 2011 18:14:08 -0800

San Diego Chargers LBs Antwan Barnes (calf), LB Na'il Diggs (knee) and LB Takeo Spikes (biceps) were each listed as limited participants in practice Tuesday, Nov. 8.

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Chargers | Three do not practice

Mon, 07 Nov 2011 18:11:31 -0800

San Diego Chargers DL Luis A. Castillo (leg), LB Shaun Phillips (foot) and LB Takeo Spikes (biceps) did not practice Monday, Nov. 7.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes injured arm in Week 9

Sun, 06 Nov 2011 22:06:48 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes (arm) suffered an arm injury in the Week 9 loss against the Green Bay Packers.

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Chargers | Gerald Hayes to serve as backup Mike LB

Tue, 11 Oct 2011 21:36:24 -0700

Updating a previous report, San Diego Chargers LB Gerald Hayes, signed Tuesday, Oct. 11, is expected to serve as the backup for LB Takeo Spikes at inside "Mike" linebacker.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes nicked up

Mon, 03 Oct 2011 14:20:40 -0700

San Diego Chargers head coach Norv Turner said Monday, Oct. 3, that LB Takeo Spikes (back) "took a pretty good shot in the back" in Week 4, but Turner expects Spikes to practice this week and play in Week 5.

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Chargers | Captains selected for season

Fri, 09 Sep 2011 18:08:00 -0700

San Diego Chargers head coach Norv Turner announced Friday, Sept. 9, that C Nick Hardwick and QB Philip Rivers will be the team's offensive captains, with FB Jacob Hester as the special teams captain, and LB Takeo Spikes and FS Eric Weddle as defensive captains.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes gets day off

Tue, 16 Aug 2011 21:04:25 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes was given the day off Tuesday, Aug. 16, for veteran's rest.

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Chargers | Takeo Spikes financials

Wed, 27 Jul 2011 16:03:08 -0700

Updating previous reports, the three-year deal San Diego Chargers LB Takeo Spikes received is worth $9 million, including $3 million in guaranteed money.

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Chargers | Agree to terms with Takeo Spikes

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 18:58:19 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have agreed to terms on a three-year deal with Takeo Spikes, who played inside linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers the last three years in the 3-4 scheme under current Chargers defensive coordinator Greg Manusky.

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49ers | Would like to re-sign some free agents

Sat, 23 Jul 2011 09:36:58 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers would like to re-sign free-agents C David Baas, S Dashon Goldson, DE Ray McDonald and ILB Takeo Spikes when the NFL lockout comes to an end.

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49ers | Takeo Spikes would not take part in workouts

Wed, 08 Jun 2011 08:14:19 -0700

San Francisco 49ers impending free-agent LB Takeo Spikes said he would not participate if the team's defensive players decided to work out together because he is not under contract and is not sure if he will return next season. Spikes said he was not given a playbook before the lockout but is not sure if the can read anything into that.

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49ers | Takeo Spikes expected to re-sign

Wed, 01 Jun 2011 12:32:14 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers are expected to re-sign impending free-agent LB Takeo Spikes once free agency begins.

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49ers | Takeo Spikes will have to compete for starting job if re-signed

Wed, 11 May 2011 13:10:47 -0700

San Francisco 49ers impending free-agent LB Takeo Spikes would have to compete for a starting inside linebacker job with LB Navorro Bowman if he re-signs with the team.

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49ers | Five practice Friday

Fri, 31 Dec 2010 15:46:23 -0800

San Francisco 49ers DL Justin Smith (illness), RB Brian Westbrook (undisclosed), RB Anthony Dixon (ankle), LB Takeo Spikes (hand) and TE Vernon Davis (thumb) practiced Friday, Dec. 31, and are probable for Week 17, according to The San Jose Mercury News' Daniel Brown. All players will play.

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