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Lions | Team releases VanBuren

Thu, 03 Aug 2006 16:36:11 -0700

The Detroit Lions announced OT Courtney VanBuren has been released from the team.

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Lions | Contract update: VanBuren

Tue, 28 Mar 2006 14:45:04 -0800

Detroit Lions OT Courtney VanBuren signed a one-year contract with a base salary of $350,000 in 2006.

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Lions | VanBuren signing announced

Thu, 23 Mar 2006 14:19:56 -0800

The Detroit Lions have signed free agent OT Courtney VanBuren (Chargers) to a one-year deal. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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NFL | VanBuren cleared to work out

Tue, 21 Mar 2006 11:30:18 -0800

Free agent OT Courtney VanBuren (Chargers) has been cleared by doctors to work out after tearing his anterior cruciate ligament last year. VanBuren weighed in at 366 pounds with 20 percent body fat.

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Lions | VanBuren to visit Wednesday

Tue, 21 Mar 2006 11:30:03 -0800

The Detroit Lions will visit with free agent OT Courtney VanBuren (Chargers) Wednesday, March 22.

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Dolphins | VanBuren visits, declines contract offer

Tue, 21 Mar 2006 11:30:02 -0800

Free agent OT Courtney VanBuren (Chargers) recently visited the Miami Dolphins and took a physical. The Dolphins offered VanBuren a one-year contract, but he declined.

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Chargers | VanBuren will not be tendered

Tue, 21 Feb 2006 07:25:34 -0800

Jay Paris, of the North County Times, reports the San Diego Chargers will not give restricted free agent OT Courtney VanBuren a tender offer and he will become an unrestricted free agent in March.

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Chargers | VanBuren to become a restricted free agent

Sun, 01 Jan 2006 10:19:30 -0800

The North County Times reports San Diego Chargers OL Courtney VanBuren is scheduled to become a restricted free agent at the end of the 2005 season.

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Chargers | VanBuren Probably Needs Surgery

Tue, 30 Aug 2005 21:58:54 -0700

Casey Pearce, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney VanBuren (knee) will likely need surgery to repair his ailing knee, according to head coach Marty Schottenheimer. "His knee needs to be addressed," Schottenheimer said. "We're not certain yet, but we're pretty sure that he's going to need an operation. It's unfortunate because Courtney is a good young man and he's played well when we've had him out there." As reported, VanBuren will spend the season on Injured Reserve.

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Chargers | VanBuren Placed On IR

Tue, 30 Aug 2005 13:48:57 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have announced OT Courtney VanBuren (knee) was placed on Injured Reserve.

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Chargers | Injury Update: VanBuren

Sun, 28 Aug 2005 19:28:31 -0700

Chargers.com reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney VanBuren (knee) aggravated a knee injury Friday evening, Aug. 26. The injury has hampered him throughout training camp. His status is uncertain at this time.

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Chargers | Not Encouraged with VanBuren's Setback

Sun, 28 Aug 2005 11:39:10 -0700

Jay Paris, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers backup OT Courtney VanBuren (knee) will have his status updated Sunday, Aug. 28, but the team is not optimistic about his condition. He was trying to return from a severe knee operation and suffered a setback against the Minnesota Vikings.

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Chargers | VanBuren Injured

Fri, 26 Aug 2005 22:37:27 -0700

Chargers.com reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney VanBuren (knee) was forced to leave the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 26, with a knee injury.

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Chargers | Injury Update: VanBuren

Sat, 13 Aug 2005 18:33:02 -0700

Casey Pearce, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers head coach Marty Schottenheimer said that he expects OT Courtney VanBuren (knee) to begin practicing this week after missing a majority of the first two weeks of camp.

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Chargers | VanBuren Out for Opener

Wed, 10 Aug 2005 15:35:29 -0700

Casey Pearce, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney VanBuren (knee) will not travel with the team for the preseason opener against the Green Bay Packers Thursday, Aug. 11.

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Chargers | VanBuren Unable to Practice

Tue, 09 Aug 2005 22:55:37 -0700

Casey Pearce, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney VanBuren (knee) did not practice Tuesday, Aug. 9, because of a knee injury.

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Chargers | VanBuren Unable to Practice

Mon, 08 Aug 2005 23:50:06 -0700

Jay Jay Maniquis, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney VanBuren (knee) sat out practice Monday, Aug. 8.

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Chargers | Van Buren Still Sidelined

Sun, 07 Aug 2005 09:46:29 -0700

Jay Posner, of the San Diego Union Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) remains sidelined with a knee injury. He did not practice Saturday, August 6.

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Chargers | Van Buren Still Sidelined

Sat, 06 Aug 2005 08:21:15 -0700

Jay Posner, of the San Diego Union Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) remains sidelined with a knee injury. He did not practice Friday, August 5.

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Chargers | Van Buren Sits Out

Thu, 04 Aug 2005 17:10:15 -0700

Jay Jay Maniquis, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) did not take part in morning workouts Thursday, Aug. 4.

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Chargers | Van Buren Falling Behind

Thu, 04 Aug 2005 08:10:18 -0700

Updating a previous report, Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) has a sprained right knee and will likely miss the next two weeks, but the injury is not considered severe. However, VanBuren is falling behind in training camp. "It's a setback for him," Chargers head coach Marty Schottenheimer said. "He needs to get out there in the next couple weeks, that's for certain."

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Chargers | Van Buren Unavailable for Practice

Wed, 03 Aug 2005 22:53:04 -0700

Jenna Sampson, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Aug. 3. Van Buren will miss at least two more weeks with a knee injury.

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Chargers | Van Buren Injury Update

Wed, 03 Aug 2005 07:10:00 -0700

Jay Paris, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren's (knee) return from a serious knee injury will be delayed two weeks. He consulted with additional medical personnel on Monday, August 1, to get their opinion.

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Chargers | Van Buren Doesn't Practice

Tue, 02 Aug 2005 23:02:40 -0700

Heather Sire, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) did not participate in the team's morning practice session Tuesday, Aug. 2.

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Chargers | Van Buren Injury Update

Tue, 02 Aug 2005 07:54:43 -0700

Scott Bair, of the North County Times, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) was seeking a doctor's opinion on his ailing right knee Monday, Aug. 1. Head coach Marty Schottenheimer said the injury does not appear to be a long-term problem.

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Chargers | Van Buren Unable to Practice

Mon, 01 Aug 2005 22:52:06 -0700

Chargers.com reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) did not participate in the team's morning workout Monday, Aug. 1.

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Chargers | Van Buren does not Practice

Sun, 31 Jul 2005 20:28:15 -0700

Chargers.com reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) did not practice Sunday, July 31, due to a knee injury. He is scheduled to get a second opinion on his knee Monday, August 1.

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Chargers | Van Buren Undergoing Tests

Sun, 31 Jul 2005 11:36:48 -0700

Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) had tests on his right knee, but head coach Marty Schottenheimer said full results are not yet available.

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Chargers | Van Buren Held Out

Fri, 29 Jul 2005 22:57:20 -0700

Casey Pearce, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) did not take part in the team's afternoon practice session Friday, July 29. Van Buren continues to recover from last season's knee injury.

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Chargers | Van Buren Injury Update

Thu, 12 May 2005 14:07:34 -0700

Tom Shanahan, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) participated during a minicamp workout May 6. Van Buren missed all of last season after being placed on Injured Reserve with a knee injury.

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Chargers | Important Season for Van Buren

Sat, 30 Apr 2005 10:03:44 -0700

Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers ORT Courtney Van Buren (knee) is entering an important year. After starting seven games as a rookie in 2003, he has been sidelined with bad knees. Head coach Marty Schottenheimer said it is time for Van Buren to step up and play and noted this is indeed an important season for him.

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Chargers | Van Buren Ready to Rebound

Thu, 28 Apr 2005 22:22:24 -0700

Tom Shanahan, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee), who suffered a torn ACL in the team's final preseason game a year ago and was placed on Injured Reserve, says his knee has recovered and he's ready to make an impact this season. "I'm ready to go," Van Buren said. "I've been doing everything I need to do in the offseason program, and I'm excited about the season. We've got some solid draft picks coming in that will help the team win. I want to contribute. I feel the future for the Chargers is unlimited."

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Chargers | Bogle Promoted to Active Roster

Mon, 20 Sep 2004 14:55:12 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have signed OL Phil Bogle from the practice squad to the active roster. Bogle is taking the roster spot of OT Courtney Van Buren (knee), who was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury.

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Chargers | Van Buren Placed on IR

Mon, 20 Sep 2004 13:55:37 -0700

The San Diego Chargers announced OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) has been placed on injured reserve due to a knee injury. Van Buren will now miss the entire 2004 season.

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Chargers | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 19 Sep 2004 12:36:15 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have declared DL Adrian Dingle, FB Andrew Pinnock, QB Cleo Lemon, OT Courtney Van Buren, LB Matt Wilhelm, QB Philip Rivers, TE Ryan Krause inactive for Week 2.

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Chargers | Van Buren Sits Out

Fri, 17 Sep 2004 20:41:15 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) didn't practice Friday, Sept. 17.

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Chargers | Van Buren Held Out

Thu, 16 Sep 2004 20:16:34 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 16. His status for Week 2, however, remains undecided.

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Chargers | Van Buren Practices

Wed, 15 Sep 2004 18:26:57 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) practiced Wednesday, Sept. 15.

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Chargers | Van Buren Practices

Thu, 09 Sep 2004 16:09:51 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) practiced Thursday, Sept. 9, and has been upgraded to probable.

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Chargers | Van Buren Practices

Wed, 08 Sep 2004 16:55:37 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) practiced Wednesday, Sept. 8, and may be able to play in Week 1.

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Chargers | Van Buren Doesn't Practice

Mon, 06 Sep 2004 17:43:27 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) didn't practice Monday, Sept. 6, but may be able to play in Week 1.

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Chargers | Van Buren Injury Update

Sat, 04 Sep 2004 12:29:31 -0700

Jay Posner, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers head coach Marty Schottenheimer hopes OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) will be able to resume practicing soon and be ready for Week 1 of the regular season.

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Chargers | Van Buren Injured

Fri, 03 Sep 2004 21:34:43 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (knee) suffered a right knee contusion in the team's preseason finale against the San Francisco 49ers Thursday, Sept. 2, according to Nick Schenck of SF49ers.com. He did not return to the game, and he'll be reevaluated in the next few days.

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Chargers | Van Buren Misses Practice

Fri, 06 Aug 2004 09:49:04 -0700

Jim Trotter, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers OL Courtney Van Buren (throat) was sidelined in practice Thursday, Aug. 5.

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Chargers | Van Buren Sidelined in Practice

Thu, 05 Aug 2004 16:14:41 -0700

Nick Schenck, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (throat) was sidelined/limited during Wednesday's practice, Aug. 4.

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Chargers | Van Buren Remains Sidelined

Tue, 03 Aug 2004 22:20:09 -0700

Nick Schenck, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (throat) was unable to practice Tuesday, Aug. 3, because of a throat injury.

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Chargers | Van Buren Unable to Practice

Tue, 03 Aug 2004 00:17:09 -0700

Nick Schenck, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (throat) did not practice Monday, Aug. 2, because of a throat ailment.

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Chargers | Van Buren Sidelined

Sun, 01 Aug 2004 21:48:26 -0700

San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren (throat) was bothered by a throat problem during practice on Sunday, Aug. 1, according to Nate Schenck of Chargers.com.

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Chargers | Van Buren's Health is Key

Sun, 27 Jun 2004 16:06:47 -0700

Jim Trotter reports for the Sporting News that San Diego Chargers OLT Courtney Van Buren (knee) is expected to return soon. Having him healthy this season will be critical because he'll be protecting the QB's blind side.

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Chargers | Van Buren Excited to Play LT

Thu, 20 May 2004 14:58:55 -0700

Tom Shanahan, of Chargers.com, reports San Diego Chargers OT Courtney Van Buren, who became a starter at right tackle mid-way through the 2003 season, is projected as the team's starting left tackle this season and he welcomes the change. "I'm definitely excited about the move," Van Buren said. "It shows the team has a lot of faith in me, and I'm looking forward to the opportunity to show them they made a good choice in moving me to the left side. I feel I can be one of the bookend tackles on this team for a long time."

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