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Thu, 12 Jun 2008 09:32:44 -0700
Shalise Manza Young, of The Providence Journal, reports the New England Patriots released P Scott Player Thursday, June 12.
Tue, 20 May 2008 14:00:57 -0700
Shalise Manza Young, of The Providence Journal, reports New England Patriots have three punters on their roster. The punters are P Mike Dragosavich, P Chris Hanson and P Scott Player.
Fri, 09 May 2008 09:27:33 -0700
Mike Reiss, of the Boston Globe, reports New England Patriots P Scott Player will wear jersey No. 2.
Wed, 23 Apr 2008 12:29:25 -0700
The Sports Network reports the New England Patriots signed free-agent P Scott Player (Browns) Wednesday, April 23. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Fri, 18 Apr 2008 09:38:38 -0700
Mike Reiss, of The Boston Globe, reports the New England Patriots agreed to terms with free-agent P Scott Player (Browns) Friday, April 18. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Thu, 17 Apr 2008 13:19:58 -0700
Mike Reiss, of The Boston Globe, reports the New England Patriots have been in conversations with free-agent P Scott Player (Browns).
Mon, 08 Oct 2007 14:39:09 -0700
The Cleveland Browns have announced they have waived P Scott Player.
Wed, 19 Sep 2007 09:34:13 -0700
Len Pasquarelli, of ESPN.com, reports the Cleveland Browns have signed free-agent P Scott Player (Cardinals). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Sun, 16 Sep 2007 06:52:37 -0700
Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Sun-Times, reports unrestricted free-agent P Scott Player (Cardinals) tried out for the Chicago Bears this week.
Wed, 29 Aug 2007 13:05:57 -0700
The Arizona Cardinals have announced they have released P Scott Player.
Fri, 24 Nov 2006 18:52:13 -0800
Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player (groin) practiced Friday, Nov. 24, and is probable for Week 12.
Wed, 22 Nov 2006 16:29:26 -0800
Darren Urban, of the East Valley Tribune, reports Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player (groin) missed practice Wednesday, Nov. 22, but is probable for the Week 12 game.
Fri, 17 Nov 2006 16:32:03 -0800
Darren Urban, of the East Valley Tribune, reports Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player (groin) did not practice Friday, Nov. 17, and he has been added to the injury report as probable for Week 11.
Thu, 21 Jul 2005 23:00:11 -0700
Scott D. Jones, of AZCardinals.com, reports when Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player decides to retire from the league, it will mark the end of an era in the NFL. The pending retirement of PK Gary Anderson and last year's retirement of St. Louis Rams P Sean Landeta have left the Cardinal veteran as the lone remaining player to use the single (or one-bar) helmet. Player started wearing the "one-bar" when he joined the league in 1998 and doesn't apologize for his taste in equipment. "I got into a bad habit (with other mask styles) of holding the ball too high and it affected by kicks," Player said. "But with the 'one-bar', there's nothing blocking my vision, the ball or what's in front of me."
Mon, 20 Jun 2005 22:10:38 -0700
Scott D. Jones, of AZCardinals.com, reports Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player is currently the longest tenured member of the Cardinals. Player has been with the franchise since 1998.
Tue, 04 Jan 2005 14:47:14 -0800
The Arizona Cardinals announced P Scott Player has signed a contract extension with the club through the 2007 season. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Mon, 15 Dec 2003 20:36:00 -0800
ESPN.com reports security personnel at Sun Devil Stadium had to enter the locker room in order to seek out Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player to enter Sunday's, Dec. 14, game for a final punt before halftime after Player had mistakenly left the field thinking the half had ended. The delay was minimal and Player got the punt off without a return.
Fri, 10 Oct 2003 11:32:26 -0700
Updating previous reports, Kent Somers, of the Arizona Republic, reports the two-year contract extension Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player signed will net him an additional $1.88 million. Player received a $450,000 signing bonus and a raise in this year's salary from $600,000 to $731,000. Player will make $600,000 and $700,000 the next two seasons.
Fri, 03 Oct 2003 15:27:24 -0700
Mike Jurecki, of KDUS Sports Radio, reports the Arizona Cardinals have signed P Scott Player to a two-year contract extension. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Thu, 10 Jan 2002 10:18:15 -0800
As an update to previous reports, the deal P Scott Player received from the Arizona Cardinals will pay him $600,000 in base salary in 2002 and 2003. The deal is also believed to contain a signing bonus worth $450,000.
Sun, 06 Jan 2002 08:08:47 -0800
The Arizona Republic reports the Arizona Cardinals have re-signed P Scott Player and TE Steve Bush to two-year deals. Financial terms have not been disclosed.
Thu, 03 Jan 2002 07:26:25 -0800
The Arizona Republic reports the Arizona Cardinals are working on a new contract for soon to be free agent P Scott Player. Team officials called Player's agent, Vann McElroy, Monday and the two sides hope to reach a deal before the end of the week.
Wed, 05 Dec 2001 14:11:21 -0800
AZCardinals.com reports Arizona Cardinals OL Pete Kendall (foot), OL Leonard Davis (back spasms), WR Frank Sanders (hamstring) and LB Rob Fredrickson (knee) all missed Wednesday's practice. Head coach Dave McGinnis said Kendall told him he's closer to playing this weekend than he is to being out for the season as some previous reports stated. X-rays have been sent of to another physician in New York and they're awaiting an update on them. P Scott Player (ankle) practiced again Wednesday and will be ready to punt this weekend.
Wed, 05 Dec 2001 09:58:54 -0800
The Arizona Republic reports Arizona Cardinals head coach Dave McGinnis said G Leonard Davis (back spasms) showed improvement Tuesday and he may try to practice today. Davis missed the second half of the Cardinals' 34-31 overtime win at Oakland with back spasms. P Scott Player (ankle) punted Tuesday in the rain and appears ready to resume his duties this weekend.
Tue, 04 Dec 2001 18:35:34 -0800
ESPN reports with primary P Scott Player due back from his ankle injury this week, the Arizona Cardinals cut his backup, Chad Stanley earlier today.
Tue, 04 Dec 2001 06:49:01 -0800
The Arizona Republic reports Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player ran Monday and was scheduled to try kicking today. If he can kick this week the team may be able to release his fill-in, Chad Stanley, which would free up a roster space. Starting LG Pete Kendall (foot) was expected to have an MRI last night. He is not expected to play this week. Starting RG Leonard Davis (back spasms) was better yesterday. OLB Rob Fredrickson is still bothered by a sore knee that is expected to trouble him for the rest of the season.
Sun, 02 Dec 2001 12:53:24 -0800
The Arizona Cardinals have declared WR Frank Sanders, P Scott Player, CB Coby Rhinehart, CB Michael Stone, LB Johnny Rutledge and G Yusuf Scott inactive for today's game. Chris Griesen is the emergency QB.
Sun, 18 Nov 2001 12:57:18 -0800
The Arizona Cardinals have declared P Scott Player, CB Michael Stone, S Justin Lucas, LB Johnny Rutledge, DE Jabari Issa, TE Terry Hardy and WR Rob Moore inactive for today's game. QB Chris Greisen is the team's emergency QB.
Fri, 16 Nov 2001 12:48:47 -0800
AzCardinals.com reports the Arizona Cardinals added WR Frank Sanders (left hamstring) was added to the team's injury report today. Starting S Kwamie Lassiter missed the closing moments of practice with a migraine headache. LB Rob Fredricson (knee) missed practice again. He is expected to play Sunday. S Justin Lucas (ankle) did not practice at all this week and McGinnis said it is likely Lucas will miss the game on Sunday. CB Tom Knight (hamstring) is expected to play Sunday. As previously reported, WR Rob Moore (hamstring), TE Terry Hardy (shoulder), and P Scott Player (ankle) have been ruled out for Sunday’s game.
Wed, 14 Nov 2001 15:32:09 -0800
AZCardinals.com reports Arizona Cardinals CB Tom Knight (hamstring) returned to practice Wednesday and was back working with the defense. LB Rob Fredrickson (knee) was limited Wednesday. Head coach Dave McGinnis said that Fredrickson did some things in practice, but his knee was bothering him. LB Zack Walz (back) also returned to practice. S Justin Lucas (ankle) was not able to practice Wednesday. WR Rob Moore (hamstring), TE Terry Hardy (shoulder) and P Scott Player (ankle) have been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions.
Sun, 11 Nov 2001 12:40:35 -0800
The Arizona Cardinals have declared P Scott Player, CB Tom Knight, DB Justin Lucas, LB Zack Walz, DT Mao Tosi, TE Terry Hardy and WR Rob Moore inactive for today's game. QB Chris Greisen has been declared the emergency QB.
Thu, 08 Nov 2001 14:34:17 -0800
AzCardinals.com reports Arizona Cardinals FB Joel Makovicka (knee) returned to practice Thursday, but couldn't make it through the full workout and had to leave to have his knee iced. CB Tom Knight (hamstring) took part in individual drills. The team isn't sure if he'll be able to play. LB Zack Walz (back) and S Justin Lucas (ankle) didn't practice Thursday, as did WR Rob Moore (hamstring), P Scott Player (ankle) and TE Terry Hardy (shoulder). S Pat Tillman (ankle) practiced for the second straight day.
Wed, 07 Nov 2001 14:15:57 -0800
AZCardinals.com reports Arizona Cardinals WR Rob Moore (knee), P Scott Player (ankle) and TE Terry Hardy (shoulder) didn't practice on Wednesday and are OUT for week 9. LB Zack Walz (back), FB Joel Makovicka (knee) and S Justin Lucas (ankle) all missed Wednesday's practice. S Pat Tillman (ankle), CB Corey Chavous (leg), CB Tom Knight (hamstring) and PK Bill Gramatica (shoulder) were all able to practice today.
Tue, 06 Nov 2001 12:19:42 -0800
AzCardinals.com reports the team held try outs for punters Rick Barrow, who was with the Cardinals for part of training camp this year, Chad Stanley, and Daniel Pope earlier today. They need to sign a punter to replace injured P Scott Player (ankle). They also worked out TEs Steve Bush, Lawrence Hart, and Ryan Neufeld.
Tue, 06 Nov 2001 12:18:14 -0800
AzCardinals.com reports the team has released OL Jarvis Borum and DE Andy Bowers. They also released TE Tevita Ofahengaue and DT Michael Cook from the practice squad. The team is preparing a roster spot to replace injured P Scott Player (ankle).
Mon, 05 Nov 2001 20:49:58 -0800
Associated Press reports the Arizona Cardinals plan to spend Tuesday looking at free agent punters and tight end. The team is looking for a backup TE because TE Terry Hardy (rotator cuff) is out of action. P Scott Player's ankle was the size of a basketball, according to head coach Dave McGinnis. Player won't play this weekend.
Mon, 05 Nov 2001 08:56:11 -0800
Kent Somers, of the Arizona Republic, reports for the Sporting News, that Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player's (ankle) ankle was badly swollen after the game. X-rays were negative but Player remains questionable. The club likely will sign a punter if Player's ankle does not improve in the next few days.
Mon, 05 Nov 2001 07:30:14 -0800
The Arizona Repiblic reports Arizona Cardinals SS Justin Lucas suffered a sprained ankle in the first quarter of yesterday's game and didn't return. Updating an earlier report, P Scott Player (sprained ankle) is questionable for next week's game.
Sun, 04 Nov 2001 18:11:08 -0800
Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player sprained his ankle during today's game. He was able to continue punting, although PK Bill Gramatica punted once for him. Gramatica dislocated his shoulder trying to make a tackle on the game's opening kickoff, but he remained in the game.
Wed, 13 Jun 2001 16:37:59 -0700
Associated Press reports Arizona Cardinals P Scott Player signed his one-year, $512,000 tender offer.
Sat, 02 Jun 2001 02:45:51 -0700
SportsLine.com's Len Pasquarelli reports the Arizona Cardinals have signed CB Corey Chavous, LB Zack Walz and P Scott Player to one-year, $512,000 deals.
Fri, 01 Jun 2001 17:12:17 -0700
As a correction to earlier reports, the Arizona Cardinals' official website reports the Cardinals have maintained their rights to CB Corey Chavous, TE Terry Hardy, P Scott Player and LB Zack Walz.
Thu, 01 Mar 2001 18:14:24 -0800
The Arizona Cardinals, according to their official site, have tendered restricted free agent RB Michael Pittman and OT Anthony Clement at the $1.115 million level meaning they carry a first round draft pick as compensation if another team signs them. CB Corey Chavous, TE Terry Hardy, P Scott Player, S Pat Tillman and LB Zack Walz have all been tendered at $512,000. S Justin Lucas, TE/WR Tywan Mitchell, and C Jason Starkey, the team's exclusive-rights free agents were tendered as well and Lucas and Mitchell already signed their contracts.
Wed, 28 Feb 2001 02:19:46 -0800
According to the Arizona Republic, of the Cardinals seven restricted free agents it looks like only RB Michael Pittman and OT Anthony Clement are candidates to be tendered at $1.115 million which would bring the Cardinals a first round draft pick if they signed with another team. CB Corey Chavous, TE Terry Hardy, P Scott Player, SS Pat Tillman and LB Zack Walz will probably get the low tender of $512,000. The team is also expected to give minimum tenders to backup OC Jason Starkey, backup WR Tywan Mitchell and backup DB Justin Lucas who are exclusive-rights free agents. After all their tender offers are made the team would be about 3.407 million under the 2001 salary cap.
Fri, 16 Feb 2001 13:56:14 -0800
According to their official site, the Chicago Bears have allocated 10 players to NFL Europe. They are: P Brent Bartholomew, CB Todd McMillon, OC Brad Williams, RB Brian Edwards, WRs Corey Bridges, Ahmad Merritt and Gerald Williams, SS Pedro Cirino, CB Lamar Grant, and DT Jerome King. Bartholomew should be pleased to learn that both of last season's Pro Bowl punters, Arizona's Scott Player and San Diego's Darren Bennett, previously played in NFL Europe.