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Rams | Wayne Hunter released

Wed, 06 Mar 2013 14:14:47 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have released OT Wayne Hunter. The team will save $4 million in salary cap space.

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Rams | Two could be asked to restructure contracts

Mon, 04 Feb 2013 11:08:19 -0800

The St. Louis Rams may ask OT Wayne Hunter and SS Quintin Mikell to restructure their contracts this offseason in order to open up some salary cap space for the team. The two players could also be released to clear cap space.

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Rams | Four questionable for San Francisco game

Fri, 09 Nov 2012 17:50:19 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB Mario Haggan (thigh), DT Kellen Heard (foot), OT Wayne Hunter (back) and OT Rodger Saffold (knee) are each listed as questionable for the Week 10 game against the San Francisco 49ers.

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Rams | Wayne Hunter to return

Fri, 09 Nov 2012 16:18:16 -0800

St. Louis Rams OT Wayne Hunter (back) is set to return in Week 10, but the return of OT Rodger Saffold (knee) will push Hunter into a bench role as a swing tackle. Hunter started four games at left tackle in place of Saffold.

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Rams | Four limited

Thu, 08 Nov 2012 16:28:38 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB Mario Haggan (thigh), DT Kellen Heard (foot), OT Wayne Hunter (back) and OT Rodger Saffold (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Nov. 8.

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Rams | Three limited

Wed, 07 Nov 2012 15:34:27 -0800

St. Louis Rams LB Mario Haggan (thigh), OT Wayne Hunter (back) and OT Rodger Saffold (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 7.

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Rams | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 28 Oct 2012 08:51:44 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have declared QB Austin Davis, WR Danny Amendola, DL Eugene Sims, LB Mario Haggan, DL Matt Conrath, OT Rodger Saffold, OT Wayne Hunter inactive for Week 8.

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Rams | Four players listed as questionable

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 15:37:41 -0700

St. Louis Rams TE Mike McNeill (knee), OT Wayne Hunter (back), DT Matt Conrath (knee) and LB Mario Haggan (thigh) are listed as questionable for Week 8. Hunter did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 26, Haggan was limited during practice and Conrath and McNeill fully participated.

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Rams | Three miss practice

Thu, 25 Oct 2012 14:04:32 -0700

St. Louis Rams T Wayne Hunter (back), DE Eugene Sims (knee), and T Rodger Saffold (knee) all missed practice Thursday, Oct. 25.

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Rams | Five players miss practice

Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:54:21 -0700

St. Louis Rams WR Chris Givens (illness), OT Wayne Hunter (back), OT Rodger Saffold (knee), DE Eugene Sims (knee) and LB Mario Haggan (thigh) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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Rams | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 21 Oct 2012 08:46:48 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have declared QB Austin Davis, WR Danny Amendola, LB Mario Haggan, DL Matt Conrath, OT Rodger Saffold, RB Terrance Ganaway, OT Wayne Hunter inactive for Week 7.

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Rams | Wayne Hunter questionable

Fri, 19 Oct 2012 13:34:38 -0700

St. Louis Rams T Wayne Hunter (back) missed practice Friday, Oct. 19, and is questionable for the team's Week 7 game.

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Rams | Four do not practice

Thu, 18 Oct 2012 16:31:55 -0700

St. Louis Rams WR Danny Amendola (shoulder), OT Wayne Hunter (back), OT Rodger Saffold (knee) and LB Mario Haggan (thigh) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 18.

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Rams | Four miss practice

Wed, 17 Oct 2012 13:18:47 -0700

St. Louis Rams LB Mario Haggan (thigh), T Wayne Hunter (back), CB Janoris Jenkins (back) and T Rodger Saffold (knee) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 17.

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Rams | Three players listed as questionable

Wed, 03 Oct 2012 14:25:05 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Wayne Hunter (knee), DT Matt Conrath (knee) and SS Matt Daniels (hamstring) were limited during practice Wednesday, Oct. 3, and are listed as questionable for Week 5.

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Rams | Two listed as limited participants

Tue, 02 Oct 2012 17:33:26 -0700

St. Louis Rams DT Matt Conrath (knee) and OT Wayne Hunter (knee) were each listed as limited participants for practice Tuesday, Oct. 2.

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Rams | Two questionable

Fri, 28 Sep 2012 14:23:48 -0700

St. Louis Rams DT Michael Brockers (ankle) and OT Wayne Hunter (knee) are questionable for Week 4. Brockers was limited in practice Friday, Sept. 28, and Hunter did not practice.

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Rams | Two players limited

Thu, 27 Sep 2012 16:32:10 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Wayne Hunter (knee) and DT Michael Brockers (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 27.

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Rams | Wayne Hunter limited

Wed, 26 Sep 2012 17:52:30 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Wayne Hunter (ankle) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Sept. 26.

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Rams | Two questionable for Week 3

Fri, 21 Sep 2012 13:23:45 -0700

St. Louis Rams T Wayne Hunter (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 21, and is questionable for the team's Week 3 game. FB Brit Miller (thigh) did not participate in practice and is questionable.

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Rams | Wayne Hunter limited

Thu, 20 Sep 2012 16:49:56 -0700

St. Louis Rams OT Wayne Hunter (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 20.

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Rams | Six do not practice

Wed, 19 Sep 2012 15:07:13 -0700

St. Louis Rams FB Brit Miller (thigh), OT Rodger Saffold (knee), OT Wayne Hunter (ankle), DT Michael Brockers (ankle), DT Matt Conrath (knee) and SS Matt Daniels (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 19.

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Rams | Feel Wayne Hunter is a good fit

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 08:26:33 -0700

St. Louis Rams general manager Les Snead said OT Wayne Hunter will be a good fit for the offense. "We were looking for a role player, a player that would basically be our 'swing' offensive tackle and jumbo tight end," Snead said. "So we're going to ask that player to not only play, but learn all three positions. And that's what we thought Wayne Hunter would do for us. He's very familiar with our offense with (offensive coordinator) Brian Schottenheimer, so it was a nice piece of the puzzle for us in a certain, specific role."

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Rams | Wayne Hunter has history with OC

Tue, 28 Aug 2012 19:12:15 -0700

Newly acquired St. Louis Rams OT Wayne Hunter started every game with the New York Jets last season while working under offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer. Hunter needs to pass his physical for the deal to go through. With the Rams, he is expected to serve as the team's third tackle behind OTs Rodger Saffold and Barry Richardson.

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Jets | Jason Smith acquired

Tue, 28 Aug 2012 10:45:28 -0700

The New York Jets acquired OT Jason Smith from the St. Louis Rams Tuesday, Aug. 28, in exchange for OT Wayne Hunter. Smith will back up OT Austin Howard for now.

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Jets | Close to trading for Jason Smith

Mon, 27 Aug 2012 17:21:33 -0700

The New York Jets are close to acquiring St. Louis Rams OT Jason Smith in exchange for OT Wayne Hunter Monday, Aug. 27.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter getting used to new position

Fri, 24 Aug 2012 12:51:30 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter said he is getting used to his new position on the line. "I'd like to say it's like riding a bike, but I'm still kind of getting used to it," Hunter said.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter unlikely to be released

Thu, 23 Aug 2012 08:27:36 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter is due $2.45 million guaranteed, so the team is not expected to release him after demoting him from the starting lineup.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter demoted

Thu, 23 Aug 2012 08:23:55 -0700

The New York Jets have demoted starting OT Wayne Hunter. He will serve as the sixth offensive lineman on the depth chart, according to head coach Rex Ryan. OT Austin Howard will start at right tackle for now; however, the team is exploring trade options, according to sources.

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Jets | Not committing to Wayne Hunter

Thu, 23 Aug 2012 06:45:29 -0700

New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum said Thursday, Aug. 23, the team is not committing to OT Wayne Hunter as the starting right tackle. Tannenbaum will continue to look at upgrading the position.

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Jets | Two split reps at RT

Wed, 22 Aug 2012 16:16:43 -0700

New York Jets OTs Wayne Hunter and Austin Howard split reps with the first-team offense during practice Wednesday, Aug. 22. Howard is expected to receive some work with the starters during the third preseason game Sunday, Aug. 26.

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Jets | Austin Howard to see more time

Wed, 22 Aug 2012 06:37:14 -0700

New York Jets OT Austin Howard will likely receive more time with the starters at right tackle and eventually emerge as the starter. The team has been impressed with Howard's play, while OT Wayne Hunter has struggled.

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Jets | Searching for a RT

Wed, 22 Aug 2012 06:17:48 -0700

New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum's search for a starting right tackle has intensified. The team has not been happy with the play of OT Wayne Hunter, who has struggled.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter misses practice

Tue, 21 Aug 2012 17:19:38 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter missed practice due to personal reasons Tuesday, Aug. 21. Hunter is now fighting for his job at right tackle after allowing 2.5 sacks to the New York Giants this preseason.

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Jets | Rex Ryan puts Wayne Hunter on notice

Mon, 20 Aug 2012 10:22:53 -0700

Updating a previous item, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan put struggling OT Wayne Hunter on notice Monday, Aug. 20, saying Hunter must continue to compete for the starting right tackle spot. "To sit back and say, 'This guy is going to be the starter,' I'm not ready to do that," Ryan said. "Maybe with CB Darrelle Revis, OG Brandon Moore and C Nick Mangold, yes. But is it a slam dunk, 100 percent (with Hunter)? I like to see guys compete and earn a job."

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Jets | Wayne Hunter could lose starting job

Mon, 20 Aug 2012 09:11:20 -0700

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said he is not ready to commit to OT Wayne Hunter as the team's starting right tackle for Week 1. General manager Mike Tannenbaum could look outside the organization for help at the position.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter struggles in preseason game

Sun, 19 Aug 2012 12:44:09 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter allowed two sacks in the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 18, and had a hand in a third sack during the game.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter to play Saturday

Sat, 18 Aug 2012 08:52:52 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter (back) will play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 18.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter expected to play in preseason game

Wed, 15 Aug 2012 11:29:33 -0700

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan said he expects OT Wayne Hunter (back) to play in the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 18. Hunter has been dealing with a sore back during training camp.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter update

Wed, 08 Aug 2012 06:25:49 -0700

Updating a previous item, New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter (back) is not taking part in team drills Wednesday, Aug. 8.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter practicing

Wed, 08 Aug 2012 05:43:25 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter (back) is taking part in positional drills in practice Wednesday, Aug. 8.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter expects breakout season

Thu, 26 Jul 2012 09:16:41 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter said he expects to have a breakout season in 2012. "I put it on myself to be a breakout player this year, so we'll make it a comeback," Hunter said.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter needs to raise game in 2012

Wed, 27 Jun 2012 08:26:55 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter gave up 8.5 sacks and 32 quarterback hits last season. He also had 11 penalties.

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Jets | Hoping to re-invent Wayne Hunter

Mon, 25 Jun 2012 21:34:43 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter struggled in 2011, but the team did not want to eat his $2.45 million guaranteed salary. The team is hopeful he embraces the new system of offensive coordinator Tony Sparano. He'll work in Week 1 against Buffalo Bills DL Mario Williams, so he'll have the feet to the fire immediately.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter remains starting RT

Wed, 16 May 2012 22:25:10 -0700

New York Jets offensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo reiterated Wednesday, May 16, that OT Wayne Hunter is the starting right tackle. "Until they ship him out of here or shoot me dead in my office, the guy's starting right tackle," DeGuglielmo said.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter to start at RT

Thu, 10 May 2012 10:46:59 -0700

New York Jets OT Wayne Hunter said he was told he will start at right tackle for the team in 2012.

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Jets | OC not commenting on starting RT

Thu, 03 May 2012 17:18:03 -0700

New York Jets offensive coordinator Tony Sparano would not say if OT Wayne Hunter will start at right tackle this season.

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Jets | Vladimir Ducasse expected to compete for RT job

Mon, 30 Apr 2012 15:42:27 -0700

New York Jets OT Vladimir Ducasse is expected to compete with OT Wayne Hunter for the starting right tackle job during training camp.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter a starter for now

Sat, 28 Apr 2012 10:42:09 -0700

Updating a previous report, New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum said OT Wayne Hunter is the starting right tackle at this point but will have to compete for the job.

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Jets | Wayne Hunter competing for a job

Sat, 28 Apr 2012 06:24:50 -0700

New York Jets general manager Mike Tannenbaum said Friday, April 27, that OT Wayne Hunter will be competing for a job. "There are a number of young players on our offensive line that we're excited to see," Tannenbaum added. "Having Wayne Hunter back for another year ... he'll still be competing for a position here. We have three young guys we like in Caleb (Schlauderaff), Austin (Howard) and Vlad (Ducasse), so we'll see how that goes."

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