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Bills | Three players released

Sat, 30 Aug 2008 17:21:09 -0700

Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports the Buffalo Bills have released TE Courtney Anderson, CB William James and LB Donnie Spragan.

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Bills | Spragan works with hands team

Wed, 20 Aug 2008 15:30:41 -0700

Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports Buffalo Bills LB Donnie Spragan worked with the hands team on special teams Wednesday, Aug. 20.

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Bills | Spragan works with second team

Mon, 04 Aug 2008 18:26:02 -0700

Rodney McKissic, of the Buffalo News, reports Buffalo Bills LB Donnie Spragan received reps with the second-team defense Monday, Aug. 4. Spragan worked at both outside linebacker positions.

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Bills | Spragan signed

Sat, 02 Aug 2008 22:03:44 -0700

Chris Brown, of BuffaloBills.com, reports the Buffalo Bills signed free-agent LB Donnie Spragan (Dolphins). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Dolphins | D. Spragan could replace Crowder

Mon, 17 Dec 2007 16:24:39 -0800

Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan could replace LB Channing Crowder (knee, foot) if Crowder is out for the season.

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Dolphins | Spragan practices Wednesday

Wed, 12 Dec 2007 16:48:25 -0800

Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan (neck) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 12. He will likely play Week 15 and may start in the game.

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Dolphins | Spragan injured Week 14

Mon, 10 Dec 2007 09:04:47 -0800

Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan (neck) suffered a neck injury in Week 14 but finished the game. The injury does not appear to be too serious.

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Dolphins | Pope hospitalized Saturday

Sat, 24 Nov 2007 20:17:50 -0800

Harvey Fialkov and Omar Kelly, of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins LB Derrick Pope (undisclosed) was hospitalized Saturday, Nov. 24, for unknown reasons. He missed the team's practice Saturday and was taken to the emergency room. The team is preparing to play Week 12 without Pope. LB Donnie Spragan would most likely start in Pope's spot if he is unable to play.

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Dolphins | Spragan seeing work with starting unit

Mon, 13 Aug 2007 13:32:39 -0700

Harvey Fialkov, of the Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan has been working in the starting lineup at outside linebacker while OLB Joey Porter (knee) is out of action. He has, however, been replaced in passing situations by rookie LB Abraham Wright.

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Dolphins | Spragan working with first team

Thu, 09 Aug 2007 09:57:35 -0700

Omar Kelly, of the Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan has been working with the first-team defense at outside linebacker, taking the place of injured LB Joey Porter (knee).

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Dolphins | Team re-signs Spragan

Wed, 25 Apr 2007 16:45:22 -0700

Greg Bedard, of the Palm Beach Post, reports the Miami Dolphins re-signed free-agent LB Donnie Spragan to a one-year contract. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Dolphins | Spragan drawing little interest

Wed, 21 Mar 2007 19:10:06 -0700

Alex Marvez, of the Sun-Sentinel, reports unrestricted free-agent LB Donnie Spragan, a two-year starter for the Miami Dolphins, has drawn surprisingly little interest in free agency.

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Dolphins | Spragan looking to maintain starting job

Sun, 02 Jul 2006 06:27:54 -0700

Barry Jackson, of the Miami Herald, reports Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan is the favorite to retain his starting outside linebacker job, despite the additions of LBs Keith Newman and Sedrick Hodge. Defensive coach Dom Capers was particularly impressed by Spragan when he reviewed last season's film.

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Dolphins | Spragan to start at SLB

Wed, 23 Nov 2005 15:09:53 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan will start at strong-side linebacker with LB Junior Seau out for the season.

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Dolphins | Spragan Started Week 8 Game

Mon, 31 Oct 2005 15:31:04 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan started the Week 8 game against the New Orleans Saints Sunday, Oct. 30, in place of LB Junior Seau (calf).

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Dolphins | Seau Misses Practice, Unlikely to Play Week 8

Fri, 28 Oct 2005 13:49:21 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Junior Seau (calf) missed practice Friday, Oct. 28 and is unlikely to play in Week 8. Linebacker Donnie Spragan will start in his place this week.

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Dolphins | Spragan Slated to Start

Thu, 27 Oct 2005 16:57:16 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan is slated to start at OLB again in Week 8 due to LB Junior Seau's (calf) injury.

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Dolphins | Spragan to Start in Week 7

Fri, 21 Oct 2005 15:13:13 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan will start in place of injured LB Junior Seau (calf) during Week 7.

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Dolphins | Seau Misses Practice, a Game-Time Decision

Fri, 14 Oct 2005 14:37:10 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Junior Seau (calf) missed practice Friday, Oct. 14 and will be a game-time decision for Week 6. If Seau were unable to play, LB Donnie Spragan would start in his place.

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Dolphins | Seau Misses Practice, Questionable for Week 5

Wed, 05 Oct 2005 13:37:49 -0700

Keven Lerner, of the Miami Sun-Sentinel, reports Miami Dolphins LB Junior Seau (calf) missed practice Wednesday, Oct. 5 and is listed as questionable for Week 5. If Seau were unable to play, LB Donnie Spragan would replace him in the lineup.

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Dolphins | Spragan Could Start Week 5

Wed, 28 Sep 2005 10:58:51 -0700

If Miami Dolphins LB Junior Seau (calf) is unavailable for the Week 5 game against the Buffalo Bills Sunday, Oct. 9, then LB Donnie Spragan would start at strong-side linebacker.

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Dolphins | Seau Injured, Undergoes MRI

Mon, 26 Sep 2005 14:20:02 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Junior Seau (calf) suffered a calf injury during Week 3 and underwent an MRI Monday, Sept. 26 to determine the severity of the injury. The team is awaiting the MRI results, according to head coach Nick Saban. If Seau were to miss any games, LB Donnie Spragan would assume the starting strong side linebacker role.

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Dolphins | Spragan's Role could be Reduced

Mon, 05 Sep 2005 16:04:40 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Donnie Spragan is likely to see his role reduced if rookie LB Channing Crowder receives more snaps as expected.

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Dolphins | Crowder to Start

Sat, 03 Sep 2005 21:13:46 -0700

The Sun-Sentinel reports Miami Dolphins rookie LB Channing Crowder will reportedly start at strongside linebacker ahead of LB Donnie Spragan, according to a source.

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Dolphins | Spragan Signed

Wed, 09 Mar 2005 19:15:26 -0800

Updating previous reports, the Miami Dolphins have signed LB Donnie Spragan to a two-year deal worth $2 million, according to the Associated Press.

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Broncos | Spragan Receives '04 Bonus Money

Wed, 09 Mar 2005 15:37:54 -0800

Jeff Legwold, of the Rocky Mountain News, reports Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan received $73,364 in additional money from the team after reaching certain playing time standards last season.

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Dolphins | Spragan Deal Imminent

Wed, 09 Mar 2005 12:17:24 -0800

Harvey Fialkov, of the Miami Sun-Sentinel, reports the Miami Dolphins are close to a contract agreement with free agent LB Donnie Spragan (Broncos). "It's a good situation for Donnie. He can play the 3-4 or 4-3 [defensive alignment]," said Angelo Wright, Spragan's agent.

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Dolphins | Spragan in Town

Tue, 08 Mar 2005 18:41:05 -0800

Updating a previous report, according to MiamiDolphins.com, free agent LB Donnie Spragan (Broncos) visited the Miami Dolphins Tuesday, March 8.

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Seahawks | Spragan to Visit

Tue, 08 Mar 2005 13:43:07 -0800

Clare Farnsworth, of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, reports free agent LB Donnie Spragan's (Broncos) agent said he plans to meet with the Seattle Seahawks.

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Seahawks | Spragan to Visit

Tue, 08 Mar 2005 10:48:55 -0800

Harvey Fialkov, of the Miami Sun-Sentinel, reports free agent LB Donnie Spragan (Broncos) is expected to visit the Seattle Seahawks following his visit with the Miami Dolphins Tuesday, March 8.

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Dolphins | Spragan to Visit

Mon, 07 Mar 2005 06:30:31 -0800

Bill Williamson, of the Denver Post, reports the Miami Dolphins will visit with free agent LB Donnie Spragan (Broncos) Monday, March 7.

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Broncos | Unlikely to Re-sign Spragan

Mon, 07 Mar 2005 06:30:03 -0800

According to Bill Williamson, of the Denver Post, the Denver Broncos are unlikely to re-sign free agent LB Donnie Spragan due to the signing of LB Ian Gold (Buccaneers).

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NFL | Spragan Receiving Interest

Sat, 05 Mar 2005 05:47:56 -0800

ESPN.com's Len Pasquarelli reports free agent LB Donnie Spragan (Broncos) is seeing a lot of attention during the early part of free agency.

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Broncos | Spragan Given Game Off

Thu, 02 Sep 2004 21:30:29 -0700

Andrew Mason, of DenverBroncos.com, reports Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan was not in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 2, against the Arizona Cardinals. Nine of the Broncos' 11 first-team defenders did not play in the game.

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Broncos | Spragan Has Starting SLB Spot For Now

Fri, 20 Aug 2004 13:19:36 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan is the starting strong-side linebacker while LBs Jashon Sykes and Terry Pierce are out with knee injuries.

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Broncos | Spragan Could Move Into Starting OLB Role

Tue, 17 Aug 2004 11:18:07 -0700

Patrick Saunders, of the Denver Post, reports with Denver Broncos LBs Jashon Sykes (knee) and Terry Pierce (knee) out of action, LB Donnie Spragan could be put in at the starting weak-side or strong-side linebacker position.

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Broncos | Spragan Works on Strong Side

Wed, 11 Aug 2004 22:10:44 -0700

Andrew Mason, of DenverBroncos.com, reports Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan worked as a strong-side linebacker during practice Wednesday, Aug. 11, because of a knee injury suffered by LB Jashon Sykes (knee), who typically plays the position.

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Broncos | Spragan Favorite at WLB

Tue, 13 Jul 2004 19:37:19 -0700

Andrew Mason, of DenverBroncos.com, reports Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan is the leading candidate to become the team's starter at weak-side linebacker heading into training camp.

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Broncos | Battle at Strong-side LB

Sun, 27 Jun 2004 16:26:46 -0700

Patrick Saunders reports for the Sporting News that Denver Broncos LBs Jashon Sykes and Donnie Spragan are battling for the team's job at strong-side linebacker and the team could move LB Terry Pierce into the mix, too. Sykes has the edge in the battle due to his athletic ability.

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Broncos | Pierce Promoted to Starting SLB

Sat, 12 Jun 2004 11:25:27 -0700

Lee Rasizer, of the Rocky Mountain News, reports Denver Broncos LB Terry Pierce was promoted to the starting strong-side linebacker spot during minicamp practice Friday, June 11, after LB Donnie Spragan was shifted to the weak-side to replace demoted rookie LB D.J. Williams.

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Broncos | Williams Demoted in Practice

Sat, 12 Jun 2004 11:21:21 -0700

Lee Rasizer, of the Rocky Mountain News, reports Denver Broncos rookie LB D.J. Williams (ankle), who practiced at weak-side linebacker with the starting defense during the first two days of minicamp, was demoted to second-string Friday, June 11. "You slip down and somebody will pass you up. That's how competitive it is. And he slipped down a day or two," Broncos defensive coordinator Larry Coyer said. "He had a little 'ouchie' in his ankle. But this is pro football. And if (the trainer) says you're ready to go, you're ready to go. You can't be gimping around. That's college ball, not pro ball, and you're expected to go out there and execute." The team shifted LB Donnie Spragan to the weak-side and elevated LB Terry Pierce to the No. 1 strong-side position.

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Broncos | Spragan Still Running With First-Team Defense

Fri, 11 Jun 2004 13:15:56 -0700

Patrick Saunders, of the Denver Post, reports Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan continued to run with the first-team defense during practice Thursday, June 10.

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Broncos | Williams, Spragan Battling For WLB Spot

Mon, 10 May 2004 11:59:56 -0700

The Rocky Mountain News reports Denver Broncos rookie LB D.J. Williams and LB Donnie Spragan will battle for the weak side linebacker spot.

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Broncos | Spragan Re-signed

Wed, 05 May 2004 01:59:19 -0700

The Denver Broncos have re-signed restricted free agent LB Donnie Spragan to a one-year, $628,000 deal.

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Broncos | Spragan Practices, Expected To Play Against Raiders

Fri, 28 Nov 2003 14:02:16 -0800

Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan (foot) practiced Friday, Nov. 28, and is expected to play the Sunday, Nov. 30, game against the Oakland Raiders.

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Broncos | Spragan Practices, Expected To Play Against Bears

Fri, 21 Nov 2003 14:57:12 -0800

Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan (foot) practiced Friday, Nov. 21, and is expected to play in the Sunday, Nov. 23, game against the Chicago Bears.

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Broncos | Spragan Injury Update

Wed, 19 Nov 2003 20:48:23 -0800

Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan (ankle) has rested his ankle for two days and should be ready to go for Week 12.

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Broncos | Spragan Sore

Mon, 17 Nov 2003 16:51:04 -0800

Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan (ankle) came in early for treatment on his sprained ankle Monday, Nov. 17, which he said was quite sore after playing the entire Sunday, Nov. 16, game against the San Diego Chargers. Spragan said he will be ready to practice Wednesday, Nov. 19, and start the Sunday, Nov. 23, game against the Chicago Bears.

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Broncos | Spragan Injury Update

Wed, 12 Nov 2003 21:01:21 -0800

Denver Broncos LB Donnie Spragan (sprained ankle) practiced Wednesday, Nov. 12, and will likely start in Week 11.

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Broncos | Spragan Off Crutches, But Unable To Practice

Mon, 10 Nov 2003 22:16:07 -0800

Updating previous reports, Denver Broncos SS Donnie Spragan (ankle) was off crutched Monday, Nov. 10, but was still held out of practice in order to further rest his high ankle sprain. He is expected to try to practice Wednesday, but for the time being LB Terry Pierce has replaced him.

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