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Dolphins | Akins Released

Mon, 05 Sep 2005 15:51:38 -0700

Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (hamstring), who had been on the Injured Reserve list, was released by the team.

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Dolphins | Akins Placed on Injured Reserve

Wed, 10 Aug 2005 19:01:49 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (hamstring) has been placed on Injured Reserve, officially ending his 2005 season.

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Dolphins | Akins Held Out of AM Practice

Wed, 10 Aug 2005 18:54:09 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (hamstring) did not take part in the team's morning workout Wednesday, Aug. 10.

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Dolphins | Akins Should Return for Jaguars Game

Wed, 10 Aug 2005 10:16:26 -0700

Jason Cole, of the Miami Herald, reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (muscle strain) should return for the Saturday, Aug. 13, preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to head coach Nick Saban.

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Dolphins | Akins Dinged

Tue, 09 Aug 2005 18:59:37 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins FS Chris Akins (hamstring) suffered a minor hamstring injury during the team's first preseason game Monday, Aug. 8.

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Dolphins | Akins Practicing in Red Jersey

Fri, 29 Jul 2005 13:48:11 -0700

Greg Bedard, of the Palm Beach Post, reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (knee) wore the red, no-contact jersey at practice Friday morning, July 29.

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Dolphins | Akins Cleared to Practice

Wed, 27 Jul 2005 23:05:16 -0700

Greg Bedard, of the Palm Beach Post, reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (knee) passed his physical Wednesday, July 27, and he was cleared to practice at the evening session. He had been on the team's active/physically unable to perform list.

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Dolphins | Akins does not Practice

Wed, 27 Jul 2005 15:37:24 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (knee) remains on the active/physically unable to perform list and he did not practice Wednesday, July 27.

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Dolphins | Akins Can't Practice

Tue, 26 Jul 2005 19:02:12 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (knee) did not practice Tuesday, July 26. Akins is on the active/physically-unable-to-perform list.

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Dolphins | Akins Doesn't Practice

Mon, 25 Jul 2005 19:19:58 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (knee) did not practice Monday, July 25. Akins is on the active/physically-unable-to-perform list.

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Dolphins | Akins Placed on the Active/Physically Unable to Perform List

Sun, 24 Jul 2005 15:36:16 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports the Miami Dolphins have placed S Chris Akins on the active/physically unable to perform list.

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Dolphins | Akins Limited

Fri, 10 Jun 2005 21:51:24 -0700

Alex Marvez, of the Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (knee) was limited at practice Friday, June 10. He has undergone four knee surgeries since suffering a severe injury last August in a scrimmage against Houston.

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Dolphins | Akins Placed on IR

Mon, 16 Aug 2004 18:39:42 -0700

Updating previous reports, Miami Dolphins FS Chris Akins (knee) has officially been placed on injured reserve after suffering a season-ending knee injury Aug. 7, reports MiamiDolphins.com.

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Dolphins | Akins Undergoes Surgery

Fri, 13 Aug 2004 13:07:06 -0700

Updating a previous story, MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins SS Chris Akins (knee) underwent successful knee surgery Wednesday, Aug. 11. The surgery was performed by University of Miami team physician Dr. John Uribe at Baptist Doctors Hospital in Coral Gables. Akins will not play this season.

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Dolphins | To Scour Market for ST Contributors

Sun, 08 Aug 2004 07:46:23 -0700

Harvey Fialkov, of the Miami Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins special teams coordinator Keith Armstrong said the team is shorthanded on special teams with the season-ending injury to S Chris Akins (knee) and the likely possibility that S Shawn Wooden (back) will undergo season-ending back surgery. "Those were the two best guys I had," Armstrong said of Akins and Wooden. "When guys like that are out, obviously, somebody has got to step up. Hopefully, somebody will come through in the next four games and we've got to obviously look on the market and see what's available."

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Dolphins | Akins Out for Season

Sun, 08 Aug 2004 07:45:13 -0700

Harvey Fialkov, of the Miami Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (knee) will miss the entire 2004 season with a knee injury suffered during a scrimmage with the Houston Texans Saturday, Aug. 7. In a released statement Akins said, "my leg got rolled over when an offensive lineman tried to make a block, and that was about it." Akins had joined the Dolphins earlier this offseason via free agency.

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Dolphins | Akins Injured

Sat, 07 Aug 2004 20:12:53 -0700

Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins (leg) suffered an undetermined right leg injury during a scrimmage on Saturday, Aug. 7, and left the field on a cart, according to the Associated Press.

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Dolphins | Akins on Special Teams

Mon, 26 Jul 2004 18:45:54 -0700

MiamiDolphins.com reports Miami Dolphins FS Chris Akins is expected to be a special teams contributor this season, according to head coach Dave Wannstedt.

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Dolphins | Akins Excused From Practice

Tue, 15 Jun 2004 08:51:19 -0700

Michael Cunningham, of the Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins S Chris Akins was excused from practice Monday, June 14, according to Dolphins head coach Dave Wannstedt.

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Dolphins | Akins Signed

Sat, 06 Mar 2004 07:37:36 -0800

ESPN.com's Len Pasquarelli reports the Miami Dolphins have signed free agent S Chris Akins (Patriots). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Dolphins | Akins Visits

Thu, 04 Mar 2004 18:44:06 -0800

According to MiamiDolphins.com, the Miami Dolphins had free agent FS Chris Akins (Patriots) in for a visit Thursday, March 4.

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Patriots | Swapping Practice Jerseys

Thu, 22 Jan 2004 15:41:16 -0800

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard-Times, reports when the New England Patriots went out to practice Thursday, Jan. 22, that several players had switched practice jerseys. Patriots CB Ty Law (normally No. 24) had switched jerseys with DB Antwan Harris (23), SS Rodney Harrison (37) wore S Chris Akins' (34) and CB Asante Samuel (22) had on S Eugene Wilson's (26). Last week at practice, before the Sunday, Jan. 18, AFC Championship game, RB Antowain Smith (32) said he had "accidentally" switched jerseys with Kevin Faulk (33).

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Patriots | Akins Practices

Wed, 24 Dec 2003 15:21:51 -0800

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard-Times, reports New England Patriots S Chris Akins (leg) returned to practice Wednesday, Dec. 24, after missing several weeks.

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Patriots | Week 16 Inactives

Sat, 20 Dec 2003 16:41:17 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Anthony Pleasant, FS Chris Akins, WR Dedric Ward, TE Fred Baxter, RB Mike Cloud, DL Rick Lyle, QB Rohan Davey inactive for Week 16.

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Patriots | Atkins Sits Out Practice

Thu, 18 Dec 2003 18:18:57 -0800

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard-Times, reports New England Patriots S Chris Akins (leg) sat out practice Thursday, Dec. 18.

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Patriots | Akins Sits Out Practice, Questionable For Week 16

Wed, 17 Dec 2003 13:42:38 -0800

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard-Times, reports New England Patriots S Chris Akins (leg) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 17. Akins is listed as questionable for the Saturday, Dec. 20, game against the New York Jets.

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Patriots | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 14 Dec 2003 09:05:31 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Anthony Pleasant, WR Bethel Johnson, FS Chris Akins, RB Mike Cloud, DL Rick Lyle, QB Rohan Davey, LB Tully Banta-Cain inactive for Week 15.

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Patriots | Akins Misses Practice, Questionable For Week 15

Fri, 12 Dec 2003 14:30:27 -0800

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard-Times, reports New England Patriots S Chris Akins (leg) missed practice Friday, Dec. 12, and is listed as questionable for Week 15.

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Patriots | Akins Sits Out of Practice

Wed, 10 Dec 2003 18:48:09 -0800

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard-Times, reports New England Patriots S Chris Akins (leg) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 10.

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Patriots | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 07 Dec 2003 12:15:03 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Anthony Pleasant, FS Chris Akins, LB Dan Klecko, WR J.J. Stokes, RB Mike Cloud, QB Rohan Davey, WR Troy Brown, OG Wilbert Brown inactive for Week 14.

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Patriots | Akins Misses Practice

Fri, 05 Dec 2003 14:16:37 -0800

The New Bedford Standard-Times' Dan Pires reports New England Patriots S Chris Akins (leg) didn't practice Friday, Dec. 5.

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Patriots | Akins Misses Practice

Thu, 04 Dec 2003 15:13:47 -0800

The New Bedford Standard-Times' Dan Pires reports New England Patriots S Chris Akins (leg) didn't practice Thursday, Dec. 4.

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Patriots | Akins Sits

Wed, 03 Dec 2003 15:38:38 -0800

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard-Times, reports New England Patriots S Chris Akins (leg) didn't practice Tuesday, Dec. 2.

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Patriots | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 30 Nov 2003 09:26:37 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Anthony Pleasant, RB Antowain Smith, FS Antwan Harris, FS Chris Akins, QB Damon Huard, DL Rick Lyle, WR Troy Brown, OG Wilbert Brown inactive for Week 13.

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Patriots | Akins Sits Out Practice, Remains Questionable For Week 13

Fri, 28 Nov 2003 13:06:05 -0800

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard-Times, reports New England Patriots ST/S Chris Akins (leg) did not practice Friday, Nov. 28, and is listed as questionable for the Sunday, Nov. 30, game against the Indianapolis Colts.

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Patriots | Akins Sits Out Practice

Wed, 26 Nov 2003 17:40:12 -0800

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard-Times, reports New England Patriots S Chris Akins (unknown) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 26.

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Patriots | Harris Could Be Benched

Tue, 09 Sep 2003 14:36:14 -0700

Dan Pires, of the New Bedford Standard Times, reports New England Patriots S Antwan Harris may be on the bench Sunday, Sept. 14 against the Philadelphia Eagles. Harris had a tough time Sunday, Sept. 7 against the Buffalo Bills and may make way for S Chris Akins.

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Patriots | Team Focusing On Replacing Milloy

Wed, 03 Sep 2003 14:05:31 -0700

The Associated Press reports after the surprising release of SS Lawyer Milloy, the effort to fill the gap intensified on Wednesday, Sept. 3 in the New England Patriots' second practice without him. Patriots Ss Antwan Harris, Chris Akins, Aric Morris and Je'Rod Cherry all could take Milloy's spot, although Patriots head coach Bill Belichick didn't say who would start for the Sunday, Sept. 7 season opener against the Buffalo Bills. ''I think Chris and Antwan will probably get a good number of snaps this week, but Aric will also get some work there,'' Belichick said.

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Patriots | Harris/Akins to Compete for Starting Job

Tue, 02 Sep 2003 10:41:15 -0700

ESPN.com's John Clayton reports the New England Patriots do not have any plans to look outside the organization to replace Lawyer Milloy, who was released Tuesday, Sept. 2, at strong safety. Instead, they'll have Antwan Harris and Chris Akins compete job.

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Patriots | Akins Signed

Wed, 12 Mar 2003 14:57:58 -0800

Patriots.com reports the New England Patriots have signed free agent S Chris Akins (Browns). Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Akins could also provide special teams support should recent speculation on the trade or de-franchising of S Tebucky Jones happen.

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Browns | Akins In Car Accident

Fri, 06 Sep 2002 21:20:44 -0700

According to the Ap, Cleveland Browns S Chris Akins was in the hospital after a one-car accident Friday night. A hospital spokeswoman declined to comment on his condition. Browns spokesperson Todd Stewart said he didn't have any information on Akins' condition. A policeman said he didn't believe alcohol was involved or that Akins hit another vehicle.

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Browns | Akins Re-signed

Fri, 17 May 2002 13:39:36 -0700

The Cleveland Browns have re-signed free agent DB Chris Akins to an undisclosed deal.

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Browns | Roster Moves

Tue, 11 Dec 2001 18:45:55 -0800

The Associated Press reports the Cleveland Browns have released S Scott Frost. They then claimed former Green Bay Packers S Chris Akins off waivers.

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Packers | Team Notes

Fri, 07 Dec 2001 11:25:35 -0800

The Green Bay News Chronicle reports S Matt Bowen will assume special teams duties for recently released Chris Akins on every unit except punt coverage.

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Packers | Akins Gone

Thu, 06 Dec 2001 11:41:37 -0800

The AP reports the Green Bay Packers waived S Chris Akins earlier today. He had a shouting match with coach Mike Sherman on the sidelines last month and committed two costly penalties Monday night. Aikins had just told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel he was hoping to be cut - after the season ended.

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Packers | Safety Notes

Thu, 06 Dec 2001 06:29:14 -0800

PackersNews.com reports the team got a good look at recently signed S Matt Bowen in practice on Wednesday. He still isnít fully recovered from a broken foot he sustained in Week 1 while playing for the St. Louis Rams. He took a lot of snaps with the first team because starting S Bhawoh Jue (groin) missed practice. The team remains disappointed with S Chris Akins. He had two more costly penalties Monday night. "Heís a very aggressive player that has to play more disciplined," Coach Mike Sherman said. ďThatís something thatís being addressed, I promise you.Ē Bowen's health could eventually impact Akins' job status with the team.

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Packers | Akins Update

Mon, 19 Nov 2001 23:16:20 -0800

Michael Cunningham reports for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Green Bay Packers S Chris Akins has apparently kept his job, but he did receive a hefty fine from the team. Two team sources confirmed Monday that coach Mike Sherman fined Akins $21,611, or 1/18th of his base pay, for his sideline blow-up at Sherman yesterday. Sherman said Akins' playing status for Thursday is undetermined at this time. Early indications are that he will dress.

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Packers | Turn To the Backup To A Backup

Sun, 18 Nov 2001 20:00:35 -0800

The Associated Press reports after Green Bay Packers starting S LeRoy Butler broke his shoulder today, he was replaced by backup S Chris Akins. Akins was benched early in the fourth quarter when he committed a 15-yard personal foul on a drive that led to Atlanta's decisive touchdown. Akins was upset as he was pulled from the game and he got into an animated discussion with coach Mike Sherman on the sidelines. "He was still emotional from the play that just occurred, I'm sure," said Sherman. Sherman said he benched Akins for slamming his helmet. Akins was replaced by rookie S Bhawoh Jue. After the game Akins was contrite for his actions.

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Bears | Whigham Ejected

Sun, 11 Nov 2001 20:07:25 -0800

The Chicago Tribune reports Chicago Bears special teams ace/S Larry Whigham was ejected from today's game for throwing a punch at Packers S Chris Akins. The two were tangled on the play, and after knocking Whigham down, Akins appeared to throw a couple of punches. Whigham took exception and came up and gave Akins a shot.

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Packers | Injury Notes

Mon, 08 Oct 2001 08:08:41 -0700

The Press Gazette reports Green Bay Packers LT Chad Clifton having aggravated a hamstring pull during yesterday's game. Clifton did not finish the game and was replaced by Barry Stokes for the final drive. Clifton's status for next Sundayís game won't be known until at least today. DE Vonnie Holliday (strained groin) and backup RB Rondell Mealey (concussion) will be further evaluated today. S Chris Akins had the wind knocked out of him, LB Nate Wayne limped off and DE Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila aggravated his neck stinger. All returned for the second half of yesterday's game.

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