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Rams | Will Witherspoon praises Kenny Britt

Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:13:53 -0700

Free-agent LB Will Witherspoon (Rams) praised WR Kenny Britt, saying he will be huge boost for the team's offense. "I think the addition of Kenny Britt will be a huge boost for the Rams offense. I expect him to blossom into a star," Witherspoon said.

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NFL | Will Witherspoon has talked with two teams

Thu, 03 Jul 2014 23:23:44 -0700

Free-agent LB Will Witherspoon (Rams) has had contract discussions with both the St. Louis Rams and Atlanta Falcons in recent days, but it is not known where Witherspoon will end up or how long it will take him to decide.

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Rams | Friday injury report for Week 16

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 12:57:15 -0800

St. Louis Rams RB Daryl Richardson (thigh) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 20, and is questionable for Week 16. CB Janoris Jenkins (back) did not practice and is probable. OT Mike Person (illness) and LB Will Witherspoon (illness) fully practiced and are probable.

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Rams | Thursday practice report for Week 16

Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:06:26 -0800

St. Louis Rams RB Daryl Richardson (thigh), OT Mike Person (illness) and LB Will Witherspoon (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 19. CB Janoris Jenkins (back) was limited during practice.

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Rams | Friday injury report for Week 13

Fri, 29 Nov 2013 15:43:00 -0800

St. Louis Rams OG Harvey Dahl (knee), S T.J. McDonald (shin) and CB Brandon McGee (foot) are questionable for Week 13. CB Trumaine Johnson (concussion), DE Eugene Sims (foot), OG Chris Williams (concussion) and LB Will Witherspoon (non-injury) are probable. McGee and Witherspoon did not practice Friday, Nov. 29. Dahl and McDonald were limited while the others practiced in full.

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Rams | Thursday practice report for Week 13

Thu, 28 Nov 2013 17:11:50 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB Will Witherspoon (non-injury) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 28. OG Harvey Dahl (knee), OG Chris Williams (concussion), CB Trumaine Johnson (concussion), CB Brandon McGee (foot) and FS T.J. McDonald (shin) were limited during practice. DE Eugene Sims (foot) fully participated in practice.

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Rams | Wednesday practice report for Week 13

Wed, 27 Nov 2013 16:26:52 -0800

St. Louis Rams OG Harvey Dahl (knee), OG Chris Williams (concussion), LB Will Witherspoon (non-injury), CB Trumaine Johnson (concussion) and FS T.J. McDonald (shin) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 27. DE Eugene Sims (foot) was limited during practice.

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Rams | Two probable for Week 5

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 16:42:10 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB Will Witherspoon (thigh) and CB Brandon McGee (thigh) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 4, and are listed as probable for Week 5.

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Rams | Three limited

Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:37:36 -0700

St. Louis Rams DT Matt Conrath (concussion), CB Brandon McGee (thigh) and LB Will Witherspoon (thigh) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 3.

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Rams | Two limited in practice

Wed, 02 Oct 2013 14:18:18 -0700

St. Louis Rams CB Brandon McGee (thigh) and LB Will Witherspoon (thigh) were both limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 2.

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Rams | Two players day-to-day

Sat, 28 Sep 2013 09:53:17 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) and CB Cortland Finnegan (hamstring) are considered day-to-day because of the hamstring injuries they suffered Week 4. Fisher said neither injury is serious.

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Rams | Will Witherspoon will start

Thu, 15 Aug 2013 17:25:23 -0700

St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said LB Will Witherspoon will start at outside linebacker while LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar serves his four-game suspension. Fisher said the team will decide on after Dunbar's suspension on whether he should rejoin the starting lineup.

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Rams | Will Witherspoon expected to start

Wed, 14 Aug 2013 13:58:45 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB Will Witherspoon is expected to start at outside linebacker while LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar serves his four-game suspension.

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Broncos | Were interested in Will Witherspoon

Sat, 20 Jul 2013 08:57:54 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB Will Witherspoon said Denver Broncos head coach John Fox contacted him this offseason because he was interested in Witherspoon signing with the Broncos.

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Rams | Will Witherspoon expected to see playing time

Sat, 20 Jul 2013 08:51:14 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB Will Witherspoon said he expects to be a backup linebacker for the team, but the team plans to use Witherspoon in certain packages.

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Rams | More on Will Witherspoon

Fri, 19 Jul 2013 09:37:13 -0700

Updating a previous report, the St. Louis Rams signed LB Will Witherspoon (Titans) to a one-year contract Friday, June 19. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Rams | Will Witherspoon signs

Fri, 19 Jul 2013 05:44:22 -0700

The St. Louis Rams signed free-agent LB Will Witherspoon (Titans) to an undisclosed deal.

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Rams | Expected to sign Will Witherspoon

Thu, 18 Jul 2013 05:55:26 -0700

The St. Louis Rams are expected to sign free-agent MLB Will Witherspoon (Titans).

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Rams | Meeting with three FAs

Thu, 13 Jun 2013 12:00:55 -0700

The St. Louis Rams are meeting with free-agent LB Will Witherspoon (Titans) Thursday, June 13, and have met with free-agent FS Matt Giordano (Raiders) and FS Abram Elam (Chiefs) this week.

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Titans | Will Witherspoon would like to stay

Fri, 01 Mar 2013 19:06:08 -0800

Impending free-agent LB Will Witherspoon (Titans) would like to re-sign with the Tennessee Titans, but he knows he might not be in the team's plans. "I haven't gotten any indication on what the Titans plan to do," Witherspoon said Friday, March 1. "Would I like to stay in Nashville? Of course, it's a great city, there's a good group of guys on the team, and I love it here."

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Titans | Several FAs not expected to return

Sun, 17 Feb 2013 12:54:06 -0800

The Tennessee Titans are not expected to re-sign impending free-agent LB Will Witherspoon, LB Gerald McRath, OG Kyle DeVan and DE Leger Douzable this offseason.

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Titans | Will Witherspoon not thinking about retirement

Sat, 12 Jan 2013 18:09:14 -0800

Tennessee Titans impending free-agent LB Will Witherspoon said he has no intention of retiring this offseason. Witherspoon indicated he would like to re-sign with the team but the team likely will not bring him back.

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Titans | Six players questionable for Week 17

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 15:12:36 -0800

Tennessee Titans RB Jamie Harper (ankle), WR Damian Williams (foot), WR Kendall Wright (rib), DE Scott Solomon (knee), LB Will Witherspoon (chest) and CB Ryan Mouton (hamstring) are listed as questionable for Week 17. Williams did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 28, Solomon and Wright fully participated and the other three players were limited.

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Titans | Six miss practice

Thu, 27 Dec 2012 15:15:57 -0800

Tennessee Titans RB Jamie Harper (ankle), C Kevin Matthews (ankle), LB Colin McCarthy (concussion), TE Craig Stevens (concussion), WR Damian Williams (foot) and LB Will Witherspoon (chest) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 27.

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Titans | Seven unable to practice

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 18:09:06 -0800

Tennessee Titans RB Jamie Harper (ankle), C Kevin Matthews (ankle), LB Colin McCarthy (concussion), CB Ryan Mouton (hamstring), TE Craig Stevens (concussion), WR Damian Williams (foot) and LB Will Witherspoon (chest) were unable to practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.

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Titans | Kendall Wright, others could return

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 14:28:15 -0800

Tennessee Titans WR Kendall Wright (ribs) could return to play in the season finale against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 17, according to head coach Mike Munchak. TE Craig Stevens (concussion) showed some improvement Monday, Dec. 24, but his status is unknown. LB Will Witherspoon (ribs), S Jonathan Babineaux (quadriceps) and WR Damian Williams (foot) could all return in Week 17, also.

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Titans | Several injured

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 14:20:55 -0800

Tennessee Titans TE Craig Stevens (concussion) suffered a concussion in Week 16 late in the game. LB Will Witherspoon (ribs) injured his ribs during the game and WR Damian Williams (foot) suffered a foot injury but was seen walking out of the locker room. S Jordan Babineaux (quadriceps) suffered a quadriceps injury.

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Titans | Will Witherspoon probable

Fri, 21 Dec 2012 13:27:00 -0800

Tennessee Titans LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 21, and is probable for Week 16.

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Titans | Three practice in full

Thu, 20 Dec 2012 14:29:27 -0800

Tennessee Titans QB Jake Locker (shoulder), WR Damian Williams (hamstring) and LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 20.

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Titans | Five questionable

Fri, 09 Nov 2012 12:25:37 -0800

Tennessee Titans LB Patrick Bailey (ribs), DB Tommie Campbell (ankle), LB Colin McCarthy (ankle), OT Byron Stingily (back) and LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) are questionable for Week 10. Bailey and Witherspoon practiced in full, Campbell and McCarthy were limited in practice and Stingily did not practice Friday, Nov. 9.

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Titans | Two players fully practice

Thu, 08 Nov 2012 18:14:45 -0800

Tennessee Titans LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) and CB Alterraun Verner (thigh) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 8.

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Titans | Three fully practice

Wed, 07 Nov 2012 14:49:29 -0800

Tennessee Titans T Byron Stingily (back), DB Alterraun Verner (thigh) and LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) all fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 7.

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Titans | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 04 Nov 2012 08:39:04 -0800

The Tennessee Titans have declared OL Byron Stingily, DL DaJohn Harris, QB Jake Locker, WR Lavelle Hawkins, OG Leroy Harris, LB Patrick Bailey, LB Will Witherspoon inactive for Week 9.

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Titans | Three questionable

Fri, 02 Nov 2012 12:25:29 -0700

Tennessee Titans LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring), OT David Stewart (knee) and DB Tommie Campbell (ankle) were limited in practice Friday, Nov. 2, and are questionable for Week 9.

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Titans | Two practice in full

Thu, 01 Nov 2012 17:05:01 -0700

Tennessee Titans DE Kamerion Wimbley (toe) and LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) practiced in full Thursday, Nov. 1.

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Titans | Three limited

Wed, 31 Oct 2012 16:24:59 -0700

Tennessee Titans LB Colin McCarthy (ankle), OT Michael Roos (abdomen) and LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 31.

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Titans | Three injured players expected to play

Mon, 29 Oct 2012 14:00:25 -0700

Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Munchak said OT Michael Roos (abdomen), LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) and CB Tommie Campbell (ankle) are expected to play Week 9.

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Titans | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 28 Oct 2012 08:38:32 -0700

The Tennessee Titans have declared DL DaJohn Harris, OG Deuce Lutui, QB Jake Locker, OT Michael Roos, LB Patrick Bailey, CB Tommie Campbell, LB Will Witherspoon inactive for Week 8.

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Titans | Three questionable

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 13:11:46 -0700

Tennessee Titans CB Tommie Campbell (ankle), LB Colin McCarthy (ankle) and LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) are questionable for Week 8. Campbell did not practice Friday, Oct. 26, while the others were limited.

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Titans | Seven miss practice

Thu, 25 Oct 2012 16:01:11 -0700

Tennessee Titans LB Patrick Bailey (ribs, hand), CB Tommie Campbell (ankle), OG Steve Hutchinson (undisclosed), LB Colin McCarthy (ankle), RB Javon Ringer (knee), OT Michael Roos (abdomen) and LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 25.

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Titans | Four miss practice

Wed, 24 Oct 2012 14:25:26 -0700

Tennessee Titans DB Tommie Campbell (ankle), RB Javon Ringer (knee), OT Michael Roos (abdomen) and LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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Titans | Will Witherspoon dealing with hamstring issue

Mon, 22 Oct 2012 15:02:08 -0700

Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Munchak said LB Will Witherspoon (hamstring) miss some playing time Week 7 because of a sore hamstring but should be able to play Week 8.

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Titans | May do some shuffling with LBs

Wed, 12 Sep 2012 15:30:22 -0700

Tennessee Titans LB Will Witherspoon likely would move to middle linebacker in Week 2 if LB Colin McCarthy (ankle) is not able to play. LB Zach Brown would take Witherspoon's outside linebacker spot.

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Titans | Will Witherspoon trying to hold off rookie

Sun, 29 Jul 2012 18:11:14 -0700

Tennessee Titans LB Will Witherspoon is considered the team's starting weak-side linebacker, and he started training camp with LBs Akeem Ayers and Colin McCarthy in the linebacking corps. Witherspoon is trying to hold off rookie LB Zach Brown for a starting job.

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Titans | Will Witherspoon helping younger LBs

Sat, 07 Jul 2012 11:04:12 -0700

Tennessee Titans LB Will Witherspoon said he has been trying to help out the young linebackers on the roster because the better the linebackers play, the better the team will do this season. "It is that pay it forward situation. You've got to pay it forward for your team, because if you just try and trash a guy and don't help him to help him become a pro, you're only hurting everyone else around him. You're hurting the organization. You're hurting yourself and you're hurting the team. You've got to build those guys and help them be the best possible player they can," Witherspoon said.

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Titans | Zac Diles expected to compete for starting job

Wed, 02 May 2012 11:32:14 -0700

Tennessee Titans LB Zac Diles is expected to compete with LBs Will Witherspoon, Gerald McRath and Zach Brown for one of the starting outside linebacker jobs.

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Titans | Will Witherspoon expected to start

Mon, 09 Apr 2012 10:10:56 -0700

Tennessee Titans LB Will Witherspoon is expected to keep his starting job in 2012, even if the team signs New Orleans Saints restricted free-agent LB Jonathan Casillas.

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Titans | Two defensive players dealing with injury

Mon, 19 Dec 2011 14:06:20 -0800

Tennessee Titans DE Jason Jones (knee) and LB Will Witherspoon (groin) are both dealing with minor injuries but are expected to be able to play in Week 16.

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Titans | Will Witherspoon could be used at MLB

Fri, 10 Jun 2011 13:14:04 -0700

Tennessee Titans linebackers coach Frank Bush said that the team could move LB Will Witherspoon to middle linebacker if impending free-agent LB Stephen Tulloch does not re-sign.

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NFL | Players respond to Roger Goodell letter

Fri, 18 Mar 2011 07:05:28 -0700

NFL Players, including Seattle Seahawks OG Chester Pitts and Houston Texans LB Will Witherspoon, were critical of the letter sent by commissioner Roger Goodell, stressing the need to return to the bargaining table, according to The Associated Press. "I've told my guys to take the letter and set it on fire. We're not that stupid," said Pitts, whose reaction was relayed by NFLPA assistant executive director George Atallah. Witherspoon called it "very distasteful" for Goodell to send out such a letter. "If we were in court, I would compare to a lawyer trying to lead a witness," Witherspoon texted. "I duly object to the fact he has highlighted his highpoints but not given them any ground to stand on!"

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