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Falcons | Team looking for free agent depth at safety

Sun, 18 Jun 2006 18:49:38 -0700

Steve Wyche, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports the Atlanta Falcons are looking for free agent depth at the safety position. Free agent FS Ronnie Heard (Falcons) is a possibility for the team, but head coach Jim Mora wants to see if any nasty-tempered players become available.

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Falcons | Heard eligible for unrestricted free agency

Wed, 15 Feb 2006 19:24:53 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons FS Ronnie Heard is eligible to become an unrestricted free agent after the 2005 season ends.

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Falcons | Heard injured Week 17; but able to return

Sun, 01 Jan 2006 12:55:05 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons S Ronnie Heard (leg) suffered a leg injury during the team's Week 17 game, but he was able to return to the game.

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Falcons | Scott benched, Heard to start

Thu, 08 Dec 2005 16:57:47 -0800

Atlanta Falcons S Bryan Scott has been benched in favor of S Ronnie Heard entering Week 14.

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Falcons | Carpenter dinged; but returns

Thu, 24 Nov 2005 11:12:33 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports Atlanta Falcons S Keion Carpenter (knee) took a helmet to his left knee with 10:27 remaining in the second quarter of the team's Week 12 game. He left the game for further observation. He was replaced in the game by S Ronnie Heard for one play and then returned to the lineup.

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Falcons | Scott Status Uncertain for Week 10

Mon, 07 Nov 2005 18:38:45 -0800

Atlanta Falcons FS Bryan Scott (neck) had X-rays done on his neck, which turned up negative. If he is unable to play Week 10, FS Antuan Edwards and FS Ronnie Heard would probably work in a rotation.

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Falcons | Heard Candidate for Nickel Back Role

Mon, 10 Oct 2005 16:44:32 -0700

Atlanta Falcons S Ronnie Heard could be utilized as the team's nickel back during Week 6.

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Falcons | Scott Expected to be Starting Free Safety

Sun, 01 May 2005 09:28:55 -0700

Updating a previous report, Matt Winkeljohn, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons S Ronnie Heard has been lining up as the starting free safety in the team's recent minicamp, but that role is expected to be manned by S Bryan Scott (shoulder) once he returns from a shoulder injury.

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Falcons | Heard Runs with First Team

Fri, 29 Apr 2005 22:13:00 -0700

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Atlanta Falcons FS Ronnie Heard was the team's No. 1 free safety during minicamp practice Friday, April 29. Heard filled in for FS Corey Hall who was resolving some contract issues.

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Falcons | Heard Contract Breakdown

Wed, 23 Mar 2005 12:59:10 -0800

Updating previous reports, the one-year deal S Ronnie Heard signed with the Atlanta Falcons has a base salary of $540,000 for the 2005 season.

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Falcons | Heard to Compete for Starting Job

Sat, 19 Mar 2005 09:01:22 -0800

Ken Sugiura, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons S Ronnie Heard will compete for a starting job at one of the safety positions.

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Falcons | Heard Signed

Fri, 18 Mar 2005 14:38:42 -0800

AtlantaFalcons.com reports the Atlanta Falcons have signed free agent S Ronnie Heard (49ers). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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49ers | Rumph to Safety?

Wed, 09 Mar 2005 12:05:10 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers have contemplated shifting CB Mike Rumph to safety this season. The team is searching for a replacement for S Ronnie Heard, who is currently an unrestricted free agent.

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49ers | Have Not Offered Heard a Contract

Tue, 08 Mar 2005 14:10:35 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers have not offered a contract to unrestricted free agent S Ronnie Heard.

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49ers | Heard to Play in Week 15

Mon, 13 Dec 2004 14:08:50 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) has a left knee sprain, but he will play in Week 15.

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49ers | Heard Practices, Will Play in Week 10

Thu, 11 Nov 2004 17:10:32 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) practiced Thursday, Nov. 11, and will play in Week 10.

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49ers | Heard Injury Update

Mon, 01 Nov 2004 18:08:19 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) should be able to play through a mild MCL sprain in Week 9.

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49ers | Heard Practices

Fri, 10 Sep 2004 15:16:40 -0700

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard practiced on Friday, Sept. 10.

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49ers | Heard Competing for Starting Job

Sun, 01 Aug 2004 14:56:17 -0700

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard is competing for a starting job at free safety.

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49ers | Free Safety Position Up for Grabs

Sun, 25 Jul 2004 14:40:56 -0700

Cam Inman, of the Contra Costa Times, reports the San Francisco 49ers starting free safety position may be the team's most up for grabs spot entering training camp. While FS Ronnie Heard returns, he's not a lock to start. FS Dwaine Carpenter will battle with him and rookie FS Keith Lewis may also contend for the position.

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49ers | Heard Ready to Step Up

Thu, 15 Jul 2004 14:52:30 -0700

SF49ers.com reports San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard is ready to take over the starting free safety position after the team released veteran S Zack Bronson earlier this year. "I'm my own guy. I want to start my own thing here," Heard said. "I'm not trying to be Zack Bronson or Merton Hanks or anyone else. Obviously I learned a lot from Zack and I have great respect for him because he taught me about the NFL. But I want to start my own legacy."

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49ers | Battle Brewing at FS

Thu, 10 Jun 2004 20:46:13 -0700

Updating a previous report, San Francisco 49ers head coach Dennis Erickson said there will be strong competition for the team's vacant free safety position between FS Ronnie Heard and SS Dwaine Carpenter during training camp, according to the Associated Press. "Between Ronnie and Dwaine, that will be a battle," Erickson said. "(Each) can play both safeties, too. Ronnie's experience at playing safety gives him a little bit of an advantage going into training camp, but I wouldn't say anything until we get there." Thus far in minicamps Heard has worked wit the first-team defense.

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49ers | Heard Could Compete For FS Position

Tue, 08 Jun 2004 13:01:34 -0700

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports although San Francisco 49ers FS Dwaine Carpenter might win the free safety starting position, 49ers head coach Dennis Erickson said S Ronnie Heard is a factor. "His experience at playing safety gives him a little bit of an advantage going into training camp," Erickson said.

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49ers | Heard Practices with First Team

Sat, 08 May 2004 19:50:36 -0700

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard was elevated to the starting free safety spot, and was taking snaps with the first team on Saturday, May 8, according to SF49ers.com.

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49ers | Heard Re-Signed

Thu, 04 Mar 2004 18:27:10 -0800

The Associated Press reports the San Francisco 49ers have re-signed FS Ronnie Heard to a one-year contract. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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49ers | Heard Injury Update

Mon, 08 Dec 2003 18:06:50 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) aggravated his previous knee injury but could return to action in Week 15.

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49ers | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 07 Dec 2003 11:57:02 -0800

The San Francisco 49ers have declared DL Andrew Williams, WR Arnaz Battle, DL DeVone Claybrooks, RB Garrison Hearst, OT Jerome Davis, QB Ken Dorsey, OG Ron Stone, FS Ronnie Heard inactive for Week 14.

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49ers | Heard Misses Practice, Not Expected To Play In Week 14

Fri, 05 Dec 2003 14:50:31 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) missed practice Friday, Dec. 5, and is not expected to play in Week 14.

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49ers | Heard Sits Out

Fri, 05 Dec 2003 08:10:11 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec 4.

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49ers | Heard Sits Out

Wed, 03 Dec 2003 16:16:26 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 3, and it doesn't look like he'll be available in Week 14.

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49ers | Heard Questionable

Mon, 01 Dec 2003 10:13:00 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) has been listed as questionable for Sunday's, Dec. 7, game against the Arizona Cardinals with a partially-torn MCL in his left knee.

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49ers | Heard Practices

Fri, 28 Nov 2003 01:59:30 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) practiced Thursday, Nov. 27, and was upgraded to probable for Week 13. He's been out since Oct. 26.

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49ers | Heard Sits Out Practice, Likely To Miss Ravens Game

Wed, 26 Nov 2003 18:59:49 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 26, and probably will miss the Sunday, Nov. 30, game against the Baltimore Ravens with a right knee injury. Heard has been out since Oct. 26.

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49ers | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 23 Nov 2003 09:30:39 -0800

The San Francisco 49ers have declared DL Andrew Williams, WR Arnaz Battle, DL DeVone Claybrooks, OG Eric Heitmann, RB Jamal Robertson, OT Jerome Davis, QB Ken Dorsey, FS Ronnie Heard inactive for Week 12.

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49ers | Heard Practices

Fri, 21 Nov 2003 15:10:11 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) practiced Friday, Nov. 21, and is expected to play in Week 12.

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49ers | Heard Injury Update

Tue, 18 Nov 2003 16:18:18 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) is expected to return to action in a couple of weeks.

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49ers | Week 11 Inactives

Mon, 17 Nov 2003 17:12:24 -0800

The San Francisco 49ers have declared DL DeVone Claybrooks, OG Eric Heitmann, RB Jamal Robertson, QB Jeff Garcia, OT Jerome Davis, DL John Engelberger, FS Ronnie Heard, FS Zack Bronson inactive for Week 11.

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49ers | Heard Injury Update

Wed, 12 Nov 2003 22:38:05 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) may be able to return in two weeks. He's OUT for Week 11 with a MCL sprain.

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49ers | Heard Sits Out

Tue, 11 Nov 2003 08:10:54 -0800

SF49ers.com reports San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) did not practice on Monday, Nov. 10.

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49ers | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 02 Nov 2003 12:14:54 -0800

The San Francisco 49ers have declared DL Andre Carter, WR Cedrick Wilson, CB Jason Webster, QB Jeff Garcia, OT Jerome Davis, FS Ronnie Heard, DL Travis Kirschke, FS Zack Bronson inactive for Week 9.

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49ers | Keith To Start

Sat, 01 Nov 2003 10:40:03 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports San Francisco 49ers S John Keith is expected to start Sunday's game, Nov. 2, against the St. Louis Rams due to injuries to S Ronnie Heard (knee) and Zack Bronson (neck).

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49ers | Heard OUT

Fri, 31 Oct 2003 15:09:20 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) is OUT for Week 9.

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49ers | Heard Sits

Wed, 29 Oct 2003 16:22:15 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) didn't practice Wednesday, Oct. 29. He's expected to miss four to five weeks of action.

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49ers | J. Keith Promoted

Tue, 28 Oct 2003 21:20:54 -0800

Updating previous reports, SportsLine.com reports the San Francisco 49ers have signed SS John Keith from the practice squad. Keith was added to give the team depth at saftey in the absence of FS Ronnie Heard (knee), who is out for a month with an MCL tear in his left knee.

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49ers | Heard Out Four-to-Five Weeks

Mon, 27 Oct 2003 16:52:20 -0800

San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) will miss four-to-five weeks with an MCL tear in his left knee.

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49ers | Heard Doubtful

Mon, 27 Oct 2003 11:25:02 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, reports the San Francisco 49ers have listed S Ronnie Heard (knee) as doubtful for this week's game against the St. Louis Rams.

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49ers | Heard Injured

Sun, 26 Oct 2003 17:49:36 -0800

SF49ers.com reports San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard (knee) suffered a torn MCL in his left knee in Week 8 that is likely to keep him out of action for an extended period of time.

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49ers | Heard Contract Details

Fri, 16 May 2003 04:39:59 -0700

Updating previous reports, Matt Maiocco for the Santa Rosa Press Democrat reports San Francisco 49ers S Ronnie Heard signed a one-year deal Thursday. He will earn the league minimum of $450,000.

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49ers | Heard Re-signed

Fri, 16 May 2003 01:43:50 -0700

SF49ers.com reports the San Francisco 49ers have re-signed unrestricted free agent S Ronnie Heard. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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49ers | Heard Not Tendered

Sat, 01 Mar 2003 12:20:40 -0800

The San Francisco 49ers have not tendered free agent S Ronnie Heard. He is now an unrestricted free agent.

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