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Giants | Four players worked out Tuesday

Wed, 13 Oct 2010 06:22:09 -0700

The New York Giants worked out free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Broncos), FB Deon Anderson (Cowboys), OG Donald Thomas (Dolphins) and CB Ross Weaver (Seahawks) Tuesday, Oct. 12, a source told Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.

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Colts | Worked out two RBs Tuesday

Wed, 29 Sep 2010 10:40:49 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts worked out free-agent RBs Justin Fargas (Broncos) and Ryan Moats (Vikings) Tuesday, Sept. 28, according to Jason La Canfora, of NFL Network.

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Packers | Considered some veteran free agent backs

Tue, 14 Sep 2010 23:41:39 -0700

The Green Bay Packers considered signing free-agent RB Willie Parker (Redskins), as well as Justin Fargas (Broncos), Kolby Smith (Chiefs) and J.J. Arrington (Eagles), reports Tom Silverstein, of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. However, general manager Ted Thompson viewed them as poor fits for the team's zone running game.

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Texans | Work out Justin Fargas

Fri, 03 Sep 2010 12:32:24 -0700

The Houston Texans worked out unrestricted free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Broncos) Friday, Sept. 3, according to the Houston Chronicle's John McClain.

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Broncos | Justin Fargas released

Mon, 30 Aug 2010 11:44:58 -0700

The Denver Broncos have announced they have released RB Justin Fargas.

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Broncos | Justin Fargas on the bubble?

Mon, 30 Aug 2010 04:02:29 -0700

Denver Broncos RB Justin Fargas could be in jeopardy of being released with the emergence of RB Lance Ball this preseason, according to CBSSports.com.

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Broncos | Lance Ball still working with starters

Thu, 19 Aug 2010 22:33:07 -0700

Denver Broncos RB Lance Ball continues to work with the first-team offense due to injuries at the running back position, reports Lindsay Jones, of The Denver Post. RB Justin Fargas could be pushing him for that spot, though, as he has impressed with strong running between the tackles.

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Broncos | Justin Fargas will see playing time Saturday

Tue, 17 Aug 2010 12:55:22 -0700

Denver Broncos RB Justin Fargas will receive some carries in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 21, according to The Denver Post's Mike Klis.

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Broncos | Justin Fargas hopes to play in preseason game

Fri, 13 Aug 2010 23:36:42 -0700

Denver Broncos RB Justin Fargas hopes to see some action during the team's preseason game Sunday, Aug. 15, reports Jeff Legwold, of The Denver Post. Head coach Josh McDaniels said Fargas would likely just see time on first- and second-down situations because the team's pass protection responsibilities are the most difficult thing to learn.

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Broncos | Justin Fargas signed

Wed, 11 Aug 2010 04:52:20 -0700

The Denver Broncos have signed free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders), according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Broncos | Likely to sign Justin Fargas

Tue, 10 Aug 2010 12:10:29 -0700

Unrestricted free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders) is scheduled to meet with the Denver Broncos and undergo a physical, reports ESPN's Adam Schefter. The two sides likely will reach a contract agreement.

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Saints | Fargas visits

Wed, 17 Mar 2010 08:18:43 -0700

Bradley Handwerger, of WWLTV.com, reports free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders) met with the New Orleans Saints Tuesday, March 16.

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Browns | Fargas will not sign

Sat, 13 Mar 2010 07:42:12 -0800

Mary Kay Cabot, of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, reports via Twitter the Cleveland Browns will not sign free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders), according to a source.

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Eagles | Unlikely to sign Fargas

Fri, 12 Mar 2010 12:41:34 -0800

Jeff McLane, of the Philadelphia Daily News, reports the Philadelphia Eagles likely will not sign unrestricted free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders), according to a league source.

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Eagles | Fargas to visit

Thu, 11 Mar 2010 14:24:30 -0800

The Philadelphia Eagles have announced they will meet with unrestricted free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders) Friday, March 12.

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49ers | Don't have serious interest in Fargas

Thu, 11 Mar 2010 07:56:15 -0800

Updating a previous report, Matthew Barrows, of the Sacramento Bee, reports the San Francisco 49ers may have a casual interest in unrestricted free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders) but do not have any serious interest.

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Browns | Fargas to visit

Wed, 10 Mar 2010 17:09:46 -0800

David White, of the San Francisco Chronicle, reports free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders) will visit with the Cleveland Browns.

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49ers | Probably not interested in Fargas

Mon, 08 Mar 2010 10:48:40 -0800

Matt Maiocco, of The Santa Rosa Press Democrat, speculates the San Francisco 49ers won't make a big run at adding free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders). Fargas is 30 years old and does not bring any value as a return man on special teams.

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49ers | Interested in Fargas?

Mon, 08 Mar 2010 07:26:00 -0800

David White, of the San Francisco Chronicle, reports the San Francisco 49ers have been in contact with free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders).

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Chiefs | Scheduled to meet with Fargas

Mon, 08 Mar 2010 07:22:39 -0800

David White, of the San Francisco Chronicle, reports free-agent RB Justin Fargas (Raiders) has a visit scheduled Tuesday, March 9, with the Kansas City Chiefs.

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Raiders | Interested in Tomlinson?

Mon, 08 Mar 2010 07:18:53 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports it would not be a surprise if the Oakland Raiders were to show interest in free-agent RB LaDainian Tomlinson (Chargers), particularly after the release of RB Justin Fargas.

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Raiders | In the market for a running back

Sun, 07 Mar 2010 09:13:13 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of The Oakland Tribune, reports the Oakland Raiders are in the market for a running back after releasing RB Justin Fargas. RB Darren McFadden has durability issues, and the Raiders seem reluctant to put too much on the shoulders of RB Michael Bush, so they will likely look to add another back through the NFL Draft or free-agent market.

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NFL | Fargas' agent says he is ready to play

Sun, 07 Mar 2010 09:12:44 -0800

Continuing previous reports, Jerry McDonald, of The Oakland Tribune, reports free-agent RB Justin Fargas' (Raiders) agent, Steve Baker, said in an email that "Justin feels he's healthy to play football."

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Raiders | Fargas failed physical

Sun, 07 Mar 2010 08:49:38 -0800

Raiders.com reports Oakland Raiders former RB Justin Fargas failed his physical with the team. Fargas, as reported, was released Saturday, March 6. Meanwhile, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Fargas said he is ready to play football today.

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Raiders | Fargas released

Sat, 06 Mar 2010 15:34:33 -0800

Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Oakland Raiders have released RB Justin Fargas.

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Raiders | Expected to release Fargas

Thu, 04 Mar 2010 07:45:20 -0800

Adam Schefter, of ESPN, reports the Oakland Raiders are expected to release RB Justin Fargas before they have to pay his upcoming roster bonus.

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Raiders | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 03 Jan 2010 12:35:31 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have declared QB Bruce Gradkowski, CB Chris X. Johnson, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey, DL Greyson Gunheim, QB J.P. Losman, WR Javon Walker, RB Justin Fargas, OT Langston Walker inactive for Week 17.

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Raiders | Fargas misses practice, doubtful for Week 17

Fri, 01 Jan 2010 21:30:38 -0800

Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (knee) missed the team's practice Friday, Jan. 1, and he is listed as doubtful for Week 17. RB Michael Bush and RB Darren McFadden will likely split the work at running back.

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Raiders | Fargas misses practice Thursday

Thu, 31 Dec 2009 16:25:47 -0800

Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (knee) missed the team's practice Thursday, Dec. 31, and he might not be active for Week 17.

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Raiders | Fargas misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 30 Dec 2009 15:24:06 -0800

Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 30.

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Raiders | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 27 Dec 2009 08:56:47 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have declared TE Brandon Myers, QB Bruce Gradkowski, WR Darrius Heyward-Bey, QB J.P. Losman, WR Javon Walker, RB Justin Fargas, OT Khalif Barnes, WR Nick Miller inactive for Week 16.

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Raiders | Fargas misses practice Thursday

Thu, 24 Dec 2009 14:16:56 -0800

Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 24, and may not play in Week 16.

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Raiders | Four miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 23 Dec 2009 19:21:01 -0800

CBSSports.com reports Oakland Raiders DE Greg Ellis (knee), TE Brandon Myers (concussion), WR Darrius Heyward-Bey (foot) and RB Justin Fargas (knee) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Dec. 23.

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Raiders | Fargas injury minor

Tue, 22 Dec 2009 08:46:45 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas' (knee) knee sprain suffered in Week 15 appears to be relatively minor, according to head coach Tom Cable.

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Raiders | Fargas could have returned in Week 15

Mon, 21 Dec 2009 08:01:14 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (knee) possibly could have continued to play in Week 15 if the team needed an emergency back. Fargas tweaked his knee during the game.

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Raiders | Fargas injured Week 15

Sun, 20 Dec 2009 20:01:41 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders head coach Tom Cable said RB Justin Fargas (knee) tweaked his knee in Week 15.

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Raiders | Bush held without a touch in Week 14

Mon, 14 Dec 2009 08:01:23 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders RB Michael Bush did not receive a touch in Week 14. Head coach Tom Cable said he prefers to use a tandem of RBs Justin Fargas and Darren McFadden. "I don't know there's room for it right now. It's a matter of getting in flow," Cable said. "The plan was to come out and move Darren around so that means Darren and Justin."

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Raiders | Fargas probable for Week 13

Fri, 04 Dec 2009 17:57:33 -0800

Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (stinger) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 4. He is listed as probable for Week 13 and is expected to play.

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Raiders | Starting RB for Week 13 not named

Thu, 03 Dec 2009 17:02:42 -0800

Oakland Raiders head coach Tom Cable has not decided on a starting running back for Week 13, adding it would depend on what package the team opened with. Cable said RBs Justin Fargas, Darren McFadden and Michael Bush would all receive work in the game.

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Raiders | Fargas practices in full Thursday

Thu, 03 Dec 2009 17:01:26 -0800

Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (stinger) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 3, and he is expected to play Week 13.

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Raiders | Two practice in full Wednesday

Wed, 02 Dec 2009 18:55:55 -0800

CBSSports.com reports Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (stinger) and LB Isaiah Ekejiuba (knee) practiced in full Wednesday, Dec. 2, and are probable to play Week 13.

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Raiders | Fargas questionable for Week 13

Tue, 01 Dec 2009 08:50:27 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas (unknown) is questionable for Week 13 with a stinger.

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Raiders | McFadden could start in Week 12

Wed, 25 Nov 2009 14:39:16 -0800

Oakland Raiders head coach Tom Cable is considering starting RB Darren McFadden in Week 12 Thursday, Nov. 26. RB Michael Bush might be the No. 3 back behind McFadden and RB Justin Fargas after fumbling in Week 11.

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Raiders | Bush to start in Week 11

Sat, 21 Nov 2009 07:06:50 -0800

David White, of the San Francisco Chronicle, reports Oakland Raiders RB Michael Bush will remain the team's starting running back in Week 11. However, head coach Tom Cable is expected to go with the hot hand in a rotation with RBs Darren McFadden and Justin Fargas.

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Raiders | Teammates are behind Gradkowski

Sat, 21 Nov 2009 06:58:21 -0800

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders players are in support of QB Bruce Gradkowski and feel he gives the team the best chance to win at this point. "Bruce gives us the best chance to win right now," TE Zach Miller said. "We've got to be out there and play better football than we have the last few games here." RB Justin Fargas added that Gradkowski plays with passion. "You want to make a play for your quarterback but when he shows that type of passion for the game, obviously guys are going to feed off it and try to give him that same effort," Fargas said.

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Raiders | Cable wants to use all three RBs Week 10

Thu, 12 Nov 2009 09:51:19 -0800

David White, of the San Francisco Chronicle, reports Oakland Raiders head coach Tom Cable said he would like to use RBs Darren McFadden, Justin Fargas and Michael Bush in Week 10. "It just means more formations, getting Michael and Justin involved, Darren in other ways as well as a runner," Cable said. "So, it's good for us because, as I mentioned, when we started doing it we were a little bit better than when we finished the year last year doing that. That's how we can open it up and be more aggressive."

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Raiders | Bush falling out of favor

Mon, 26 Oct 2009 14:05:19 -0700

Jerry McDonald, of the Contra Costa Times, reports Oakland Raiders RB Michael Bush is running out of time to impress the team and head coach Tom Cable. Cable prefers RB Justin Fargas over Bush.

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Raiders | Bush dinged in Week 6

Tue, 20 Oct 2009 08:13:45 -0700

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders RB Michael Bush (head) said he received a blow to the back of the head in Week 6, which kept him out of the game and allowed RB Justin Fargas to carry the majority of the rushing load.

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Raiders | Fargas moving up depth chart?

Mon, 19 Oct 2009 08:20:50 -0700

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders RB Justin Fargas likely moved up the depth chart after rushing for 87 yards in Week 6. Fargas will likely not be the team's No. 3 running back, even when RB Darren McFadden (knee) returns from injury.

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Raiders | Bush, Fargas expected to carry load without McFadden

Tue, 06 Oct 2009 07:50:53 -0700

Jerry McDonald, of ANG Newspapers, reports Oakland Raiders head coach Tom Cable said RBs Michael Bush and Justin Fargas will split carries in the absence of RB Darren McFadden (knee). "We have (Justin) Fargas and (Michael) Bush and go with the two of them. Really haven't thought about changes or anything like that," Cable said.

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