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Lions | Announce roster moves

Sat, 05 Sep 2009 17:10:49 -0700

The Detroit Lions have announced they have released LB Rufus Alexander, QB Brooks Bollinger, OG Milford Brown, TE Carson Butler, WR Keary Colbert, DE Sean Conover, PK Billy Cundiff, RB Tristan Davis, LB Zack Follett, C Dan Gerberry, WR Dane Looker, FS Calvin Lowry, CB Ramzee Robinson, FS Stuart Schweigert, DT Shaun Smith, LB Spencer Smith and WR John Standeford.

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Lions | Bollinger signed

Tue, 01 Sep 2009 11:20:42 -0700

Tim Twentyman, of The Detroit News, reports the Detroit Lions have signed free-agent QB Brooks Bollinger (Cowboys). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Lions | Work out three QBs Tuesday

Tue, 28 Jul 2009 14:48:28 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports the Detroit Lions worked out unrestricted free-agent QBs Cleo Lemon (Jaguars), Craig Nall (Texans) and Brooks Bollinger (Cowboys) Tuesday, July 28, according to a league source.

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UFL | Bollinger considering joining league

Tue, 21 Jul 2009 23:15:51 -0700

Judd Zulgad, of The Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports free-agent QB Brooks Bollinger (Cowboys) is considering joining the UFL. He was selected by the Orlando franchise last month and is giving consideration to playing in the four-team league. Bollinger said he has spoken with Orlando head coach Jim Haslett and is leaving his options open. Bollinger added he has spoken with a couple of NFL franchises, but admits the thought of bouncing around the league gets more difficult as he becomes older.

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NFL | Several former NFL players picked in UFL draft

Thu, 18 Jun 2009 16:20:22 -0700

The United Football League reported on their Twitter page that former NFL QB Brooks Bollinger (Cowboys), RB LaBrandon Toefield (Jaguars), RB Tyson Thompson (Cowboys), TE Jermaine Wiggins (Jaguars) and LB Gary Stills (Rams) were selected in the UFL Draft Thursday, June 18.

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NFL | Tuck fine rescinded

Sat, 08 Nov 2008 03:03:33 -0800

ESPN.com reports the NFL has rescinded a $7,500 fine levied against New York Giants DL Justin Tuck for a hit on Dallas Cowboys QB Brooks Bollinger in Week 9. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell saw the play for the first time Friday, Nov. 7, according to the Newark Star-Ledger. Goodell then told Ray Anderson, the NFL's executive vice president of football operations, that the fine was too high. "Not every penalty deserves a fine, and this is one of them," NFL spokesman Greg Aiello said.

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Cowboys | Bollinger named No. 2 QB

Tue, 04 Nov 2008 10:19:09 -0800

Calvin Watkins, of The Dallas Morning News, reports Dallas Cowboys head coach Wade Phillips said QB Brooks Bollinger is now the team's primary backup quarterback and will start after the team's Week 10 bye if QB Tony Romo (finger) is not able to play.

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Cowboys | Bollinger replaces Johnson in Week 9

Sun, 02 Nov 2008 14:47:45 -0800

The Associated Press reports Dallas Cowboys QB Brooks Bollinger replaced an ineffective QB Brad Johnson in the team's Week 9 game. Bollinger went 9-for-16 for 63 yards, one touchdown and one interception.

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Cowboys | Bollinger plays well in New York

Wed, 29 Oct 2008 12:24:40 -0700

Dallas Cowboys QB Brooks Bollinger is 2-2 with five touchdown passes and one interception as a starter at Giants Stadium.

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Cowboys | Bollinger may see more practice time

Mon, 27 Oct 2008 13:31:15 -0700

Dallas Cowboys QB Brooks Bollinger may see more work during practice this week in case QB Brad Johnson struggles in the team's Week 9 game.

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Cowboys | Team concerned about B. Johnson's passing effectiveness

Mon, 27 Oct 2008 07:34:17 -0700

Ed Werder, of ESPN.com, reports there are concerns within the Dallas Cowboys organization whether QB Brad Johnson can incorporate WR Terrell Owens and the team's other receivers in the downfield passing game. According to a high-ranking team source, the team will likely start Johnson in Week 9. However, the source said Johnson's obvious limitations within the offense might prompt head coach Wade Phillips and his staff to consider other options, including No. 3 QB Brooks Bollinger.

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Cowboys | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 05 Oct 2008 12:42:50 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have declared QB Brooks Bollinger, OT Doug Free, WR Isaiah Stanback, OT Kyle Kosier, FS Pat Watkins, SS Roy Williams, DL Stephen Bowen, CB Terence Newman inactive for Week 5.

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Cowboys | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 28 Sep 2008 12:28:01 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have declared CB Alan Ball, QB Brooks Bollinger, FB Deon Anderson, OT Doug Free, WR Isaiah Stanback, OG Joe Berger, OT Kyle Kosier, SS Roy Williams inactive for Week 4.

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Cowboys | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 21 Sep 2008 16:25:22 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have declared CB Alan Ball, LB Anthony Spencer, QB Brooks Bollinger, FB Deon Anderson, OT Doug Free, OG Joe Berger, SS Roy Williams, WR Sam Hurd inactive for Week 3.

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Cowboys | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 21 Sep 2008 16:24:55 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have declared CB Alan Ball, LB Anthony Spencer, QB Brooks Bollinger, FB Deon Anderson, OT Doug Free, OG Joe Berger, SS Roy Williams, WR Sam Hurd inactive for Week 3.

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Cowboys | Week 2 Inactives

Mon, 15 Sep 2008 16:43:16 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have declared CB Alan Ball, QB Brooks Bollinger, CB Courtney Brown, OT Doug Free, OT Kyle Kosier, OG Montrae Holland, WR Sam Hurd, DL Stephen Bowen inactive for Week 2.

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Cowboys | Week 2 Inactives

Mon, 15 Sep 2008 16:43:05 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have declared CB Alan Ball, QB Brooks Bollinger, CB Courtney Brown, OT Doug Free, OT Kyle Kosier, OG Montrae Holland, WR Sam Hurd, DL Stephen Bowen inactive for Week 2.

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Cowboys | Bollinger signed

Mon, 08 Sep 2008 13:39:33 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have signed free-agent QB Brooks Bollinger (Vikings) to a one-year contract. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Cowboys | Team meets with Bollinger

Tue, 02 Sep 2008 17:27:45 -0700

Updating a previous report, Todd Archer, of The Dallas Morning News, reports the Dallas Cowboys met with free-agent QB Brooks Bollinger (Vikings) Tuesday, Sept. 2. The Cowboys may sign Bollinger after Week 1.

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Cowboys | Team looking to add another quarterback

Mon, 01 Sep 2008 13:15:09 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys have discussed bringing in a third quarterback next week with QB Brooks Bollinger (Vikings) one of the names brought up.

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Vikings | Team announces roster cuts

Sat, 30 Aug 2008 15:43:10 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings announced they have released PK Steven Hauschka, QB Brooks Bollinger, WR Jaymar Johnson, WR Nate Jones, WR Martin Nance, CB Marcus Walker, CB Dee McCann, CB Brandon Sumrall, TE Braden Jones, LB J Leman, LB Rufus Alexander, DE Martail Burnett, DE Chris Norwell, C Dan Mozes, C Tim Mattran, OT Chase Johnson, WR Darius Reynaud and DT Leger Douzable from the team.

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Vikings | Bollinger will play one half Thursday

Wed, 27 Aug 2008 10:40:41 -0700

Chip Scoggins, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger will play one half Thursday, Aug. 28.

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Vikings | Booty could be the favorite for No. 3 job

Mon, 25 Aug 2008 14:51:52 -0700

Don Seeholzer, of the Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings QB John David Booty, a fifth-round draft choice in April, played the final 18 minutes Saturday, Aug. 23, while QB Brooks Bollinger did not see the field.

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Vikings | All four quarterbacks could see action in preseason opener

Fri, 08 Aug 2008 09:44:58 -0700

Don Seeholzer, of the Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings QB Gus Frerotte, QB Brooks Bollinger and QB John David Booty could all see time after starting QB Tarvaris Jackson during the team's preseason opener.

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Vikings | Likely to carry four quarterbacks into training camp

Thu, 03 Jul 2008 06:08:05 -0700

Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings are likely to carry four quarterbacks into training camp: QBs Tarvaris Jackson, Gus Frerotte, Brooks Bollinger and rookie John David Booty.

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Vikings | Booty likely No. 3 quarterback

Tue, 29 Apr 2008 01:33:51 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings rookie QB John David Booty figures to take over the No. 3 quarterback position, beating out incumbent QB Brooks Bollinger for the job. However, it is unlikely he would move any higher than No. 3 on the depth chart.

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Vikings | Bollinger to compete for No. 3 QB job

Sun, 27 Apr 2008 15:44:12 -0700

Dave Campbell, of The Associated Press, reports Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger will compete for the team's No. 3 quarterback job.

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Vikings | Bollinger passes for 176 yards Week 10

Sun, 11 Nov 2007 15:17:43 -0800

The Associated Press reports Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger completed 16-of-26 passes for 176 yards, zero touchdowns and one interception in the team's Week 10 game.

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Vikings | Bollinger appears likely to start Week 10

Thu, 08 Nov 2007 15:50:40 -0800

Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger appears likely to start Week 10.

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Vikings | Bollinger may start Week 10

Wed, 07 Nov 2007 11:30:08 -0800

Kevin Seifert, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress said QB Brooks Bollinger will start Week 10 if QB Tarvaris Jackson (concussion) is not healthy enough to play in the game.

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Vikings | Bollinger could start Week 9

Mon, 29 Oct 2007 17:34:38 -0700

Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger could start the team's Week 9 game if QB Tarvaris Jackson (finger) is not ready to play.

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Vikings | Holcomb injured Week 8

Sun, 28 Oct 2007 12:12:35 -0700

FOX Sports reports Minnesota Vikings QB Kelly Holcomb (neck) suffered a neck injury during the team's Week 8 game and was questionable to return. QB Brooks Bollinger replaced Holcomb in the game.

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Vikings | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 21 Oct 2007 12:19:44 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared OL Brian Daniels, QB Brooks Bollinger, OT Chase Johnson, FS Dwight Smith, DL Erasmus James, TE Garrett Mills, RB Naufahu Tahi, LB Vinny Ciurciu inactive for Week 7.

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Vikings | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 21 Oct 2007 12:15:42 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared OL Brian Daniels, QB Brooks Bollinger, OT Chase Johnson, FS Dwight Smith, DL Erasmus James, TE Garrett Mills, RB Naufahu Tahi, LB Vinny Ciurciu inactive for Week 7.

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Vikings | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 14 Oct 2007 09:24:34 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared WR Aundrae Allison, OL Brian Daniels, QB Brooks Bollinger, OT Chase Johnson, TE Garrett Mills, DL Jayme Mitchell, RB Mewelde Moore, CB Ronyell Whitaker inactive for Week 6.

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Vikings | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 14 Oct 2007 09:22:12 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared WR Aundrae Allison, OL Brian Daniels, QB Brooks Bollinger, OT Chase Johnson, TE Garrett Mills, DL Jayme Mitchell, RB Mewelde Moore, CB Ronyell Whitaker inactive for Week 6.

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Vikings | Bollinger splits snaps with first-team offense

Fri, 21 Sep 2007 10:32:21 -0700

Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger split snaps with the first team-offense with QB Kelly Holcomb at practice Friday, Sept. 21.

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Vikings | Bollinger practices with first team

Thu, 20 Sep 2007 12:32:02 -0700

Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger split reps with the first-team offense Thursday, Sept. 20.

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Vikings | Bollinger will be on roster

Mon, 27 Aug 2007 14:55:20 -0700

Sean Jensen, of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress said QB Brooks Bollinger will be on the roster at the start of the season.

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Vikings | Childress does not name backup QB

Mon, 27 Aug 2007 14:53:51 -0700

Sean Jensen, of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress would not say if QB Brooks Bollinger or QB Kelly Holcomb will be the team's primary backup at quarterback.

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Vikings | Bollinger takes step backward

Sun, 26 Aug 2007 21:24:05 -0700

Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger seemed to take a step back in the team's last preseason game. He hit six of 11 passes for 52 yards while throwing two interceptions and being sacked once. He posted a 27.7 quarterback rating.

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Vikings | Bollinger to play in second quarter

Wed, 15 Aug 2007 10:24:12 -0700

Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger will play in the second quarter of the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 17, against the New York Jets.

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Vikings | Bollinger still in the running at quarterback?

Thu, 26 Jul 2007 18:15:11 -0700

The Associated Press reports Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress has maintained QB Brooks Bollinger still is in the running for the team's starting quarterback job.

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Vikings | Bollinger works with first team

Sun, 03 Jun 2007 12:27:21 -0700

Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger spent a portion of practice Sunday, June 3, working with the first-team offense.

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Vikings | Jackson, Bollinger to compete for starting job in 2007

Tue, 02 Jan 2007 11:30:04 -0800

Sean Jensen, of the Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress said Tuesday, Jan. 2, QB Tarvaris Jackson and QB Brooks Bollinger will compete for the team's starting quarterback job next season. Childress is scheduled to meet with QB Brad Johnson Tuesday, Jan. 2, to discuss the quarterback's future. Although Johnson is under contract through 2008, Childress said he would not hold Johnson to that deal against his will. If Johnson were to remain on the roster he would serve in a "mentoring" capacity, Childress added.

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Vikings | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 31 Dec 2006 09:05:34 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared C Anthony Herrera, QB Brooks Bollinger, RB Ciatrick Fason, OT Marcus Johnson, CB Mike Hawkins, RB Naufahu Tahi, WR Troy Williamson, RB Wendell Mathis inactive for Week 17.

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Vikings | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 31 Dec 2006 08:57:15 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared C Anthony Herrera, QB Brooks Bollinger, RB Ciatrick Fason, OT Marcus Johnson, CB Mike Hawkins, RB Naufahu Tahi, WR Troy Williamson, RB Wendell Mathis inactive for Week 17.

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Vikings | Bollinger expected to be available this week

Fri, 29 Dec 2006 17:23:06 -0800

Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger (shoulder) missed a part of practice Friday, Dec. 29, although he is expected to be available in Week 17. He is listed as probable on the team's injury report.

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Vikings | Bollinger limited in practice Thursday

Thu, 28 Dec 2006 14:23:37 -0800

Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger (shoulder) missed a portion of practice Thursday, Dec. 28, but he has been upgraded to probable for Week 17.

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Vikings | Bollinger limited in practice Wednesday

Wed, 27 Dec 2006 19:27:22 -0800

Minnesota Vikings QB Brooks Bollinger (shoulder) missed at least a portion of practice Wednesday, Dec. 27, and is questionable for Week 17.

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