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J.R. Niklos

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Browns | Niklos waived

Mon, 27 Aug 2007 13:45:20 -0700

The Cleveland Browns have announced they have waived injured FB J.R. Niklos (knee).

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Browns | Niklos to miss preseason game

Thu, 23 Aug 2007 13:04:22 -0700

Mary Kay Cabot, of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, reports Cleveland Browns FB J.R. Niklos (knee) will not play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 25, against the Denver Broncos.

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Browns | Niklos to fight for starting job

Sun, 15 Jul 2007 10:43:15 -0700

Jeff Walcoff, of ClevelandBrowns.com, reports Cleveland Browns FB J.R. Niklos is a candidate for the starting fullback job.

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Browns | Niklos signed

Wed, 27 Jun 2007 14:08:22 -0700

The Cleveland Browns have announced they have signed unrestricted free-agent FB J.R. Niklos (Chiefs). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Chiefs | Niklos released from team

Sat, 02 Sep 2006 18:44:49 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs announced FB J.R. Niklos has been released from the team.

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Chiefs | Niklos signed to one-year deal

Thu, 08 Jun 2006 13:02:54 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs have announced the team has signed free agent FB J.R. Niklos (Rams) to a one-year deal. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Raiders | Niklos Released

Sat, 03 Sep 2005 19:15:15 -0700

Raiders.com reports the Oakland Raiders have released RB J.R. Niklos.

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Raiders | Niklos NFL Europe Update

Mon, 09 May 2005 20:54:53 -0700

Raiders.com reports Oakland Raiders FB J.R. Niklos, allocated to the Frankfurt Galaxy of NFL Europe, rushed seven times for 52 yards and a touchdown in Week 6 of European play.

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Raiders | Niklos NFL Europe Update

Mon, 02 May 2005 22:42:51 -0700

Raiders.com reports Oakland Raiders FB J.R. Niklos, allocated to the Frankfurt Galaxy of NFL Europe, carried the ball twice for 15 yards and a touchdown and caught one pass for 12 yards in Week 5 of European play.

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Raiders | Niklos NFL Europe Update

Tue, 19 Apr 2005 21:14:01 -0700

Oakland Raiders FB J.R. Niklos, playing for the Frankfurt Galaxy of NFL Europe, rushed 13 times for 73 yards and caught three passes for 57 yards and a touchdown in Week 3 of European action, reports Raiders.com.

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Raiders | Niklos NFL Europe Update

Wed, 13 Apr 2005 20:16:03 -0700

Oakland Raiders RB J.R. Niklos, allocated to the Berlin Thunder of NFL Europe, was carried the ball twice, for four yards, in Week 2's game against the Amsterdam Admirals, according to Raiders.com.

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Raiders | Niklos NFL Europe Update

Sun, 03 Apr 2005 19:51:37 -0700

Oakland Raiders RB J.R. Niklos had 12 rushing yards on four carries for the Frankfurt Galaxy, in their 30-7 loss to the Berlin Thunder in Week 1 of NFL Europe action, according to Raiders.com.

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Raiders | Niklos Assigned to NFLE Club

Mon, 14 Feb 2005 20:52:17 -0800

Oakland Raiders RB J.R. Niklos will play for the Frankfurt Galaxy of NFL Europe this spring, reports Raiders.com.

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Raiders | Niklos Released from Practice Squad

Wed, 17 Nov 2004 18:53:45 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have released FB J.R. Niklos from their practice squad, according to Raiders.com.

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Raiders | Niklos Signed to Practice Squad

Fri, 10 Sep 2004 22:31:10 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have signed RB J.R. Niklos to their practice squad, according to Raiders.com.

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Raiders | Niklos Waived

Wed, 18 Aug 2004 19:58:31 -0700

The Oakland Raiders have waived RB J.R. Niklos, according to Raiders.com.

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Rams | Niklos Waived

Sun, 31 Aug 2003 18:52:40 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have announced the team has released waived/injured RB J.R. Niklos.

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Rams | Niklos Out For Chiefs Game

Thu, 28 Aug 2003 15:08:46 -0700

Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, reports St. Louis Rams FB J.R. Niklos (concussion) will not play in the Thursday, Aug. 28 pre-season game against the Kansas City Chiefs.

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Rams | Niklos Out

Mon, 18 Aug 2003 06:40:01 -0700

Updating previous reports, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports St. Louis Rams FB J.R. Niklos (concussion) won't play in the team's preseason game Monday, Aug. 18.

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Rams | Niklos Sits Out

Thu, 07 Aug 2003 06:40:25 -0700

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports St. Louis Rams FB J.R. Niklos (concussion) sat out of practice on Wednesday, Aug. 6.

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Rams | Niklos Leading FB Candidate

Thu, 31 Jul 2003 11:38:20 -0700

Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, says one week into training camp, the St. Louis Rams starting fullback job still is FB J.R. Niklos' to lose.

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Rams | Niklos Better Offensive Option Than Past FB

Thu, 31 Jul 2003 09:38:51 -0700

Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, says St. Louis Rams FB J.R. Niklos has better offensive skills than former Rams FB James Hodgins and should be a more versatile player. "His hands are way above average for a fullback," said Rams running back coach Wilbur Montgomery said. "His foot speed is above average for a fullback. J.R. is a guy that basically has a lot of toughness to him. He's a very conscientious kid, and he wants to do things right."

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Rams | Team Likes Niklos Athletic Ability

Sat, 26 Jul 2003 12:39:46 -0700

Jim Thomas, of the St. Louis Post Dispatch, reports for the Sporting News that the St. Louis Rams like the athletic ability of projected starting FB J.R. Niklos. Niklos has played tight end in the past and his good receiving skills will provide another option on offense.

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Rams | Niklos Likely Starter at FB

Tue, 29 Apr 2003 01:11:40 -0700

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports St. Louis Rams head coach Mike Martz said FB J.R. Niklos has impressed the team so far this off-season and he believes that Niklos will be the teamís starting fullback in the upcoming season.

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Rams | Week 17 Inactives

Mon, 30 Dec 2002 17:38:46 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have declared RB J.R. Niklos, RB Chris Hetherington, C Andy Eby, LB Tommy Polley, G James Broyles, WR Terrence Wilkins and DE Grant Winstrom inactive for week seventeen. Marc Bulger is the teamís third QB.

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Rams | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 22 Dec 2002 12:32:06 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have announced RB J.R. Niklos, RB Chris Heatherington, C Andy Eby, LB Hakim Akbar, T Orlando Pace, WR Terrence Wilkins and DE Bryce Fisher as inactive for week 16. Scott Covington will be the teamís No. 3 QB.

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Rams | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 15 Dec 2002 17:15:59 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have declared CB Jerametrius Butler, RB J.R. Niklos, RB Chris Hetherington, C Andy Eby, LB Tommy Polley, T Orlando Pace and WR Terrence Wilkins inactive for week fifteen. QB Scott Covington is the teamís third quarterback.

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Rams | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 08 Dec 2002 09:38:58 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have declared QB Kurt Warner, CB Jerametrius Bulter, RB J.R. Niklos, FB Chris Hetherington, OL Andy Eby, LB Courtland Bullard and OT Orlando Pace inactive for week fourteen. QB Scott Covington is the teamís third quarterback.

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Rams | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 24 Nov 2002 09:24:52 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have announced RB Marshall Faulk, QB Scott Covington, RB J.R. Niklos, RB Chris Heatherington, OL Andy Eby, LB Hakim Akbar and DT Bryce Fisher as inactive for week 12. Marc Bulger will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Rams | Week 11 Inactives

Mon, 18 Nov 2002 17:35:40 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have declared RB Marshall Faulk, QB Scott Covington, RB J.R. Niklos, RB Chris Hetherington, LB Hakim Akbar, T Andy King and DE Bryce Fisher inactive for week eleven.

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Rams | Week 10 Inactives

Sun, 10 Nov 2002 09:29:58 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have declared RB J.R. Niklos, FB Chris Hetherington, LB Courtland Bullard, T Andy King and DE Bryce Fisher inactive for week ten. QB Kurt Warner is the teamís emergency QB.

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Rams | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 03 Nov 2002 12:21:28 -0800

The St. Louis Rams have announced QB Kurt Warner, RB J.R. Niklos, RB Chris Hetherington, LB Courtland Bullard, OT Andy King, and DE Bryce Fisher as inactive for week 9. Scott Covington will be the team's No. 3 QB.

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Rams | More On Niklos

Tue, 22 Oct 2002 19:46:06 -0700

Updating a story from Monday evening, the Ap reports the St. Louis Rams have re-signed FB J.R. Niklos to their practice squad.

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Rams | Niklos Re-signed?

Mon, 21 Oct 2002 23:34:06 -0700

The Post-Dispatch reports agent Gus Shimrak said the St. Louis Rams have re-signed his client, FB J.R. Niklos.

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Rams | Niklos Released

Tue, 01 Oct 2002 14:34:59 -0700

USA Today reports the St. Louis Rams have released RB J.R. Niklos.

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Rams | Week 3 Inactives

Mon, 23 Sep 2002 17:28:25 -0700

The St. Louis Rams have declared CB Travis Fisher, RB J.R. Niklos, S James Whitley, S Chad Cota, FB James Hodgins, G Heath Irwin and DE John Burrough inactive for Monday nightís game. QB Marc Bulger is the third QB.

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Seahawks | Add Three

Mon, 29 Apr 2002 19:05:03 -0700

The AP reports the Seattle Seahawks have signed three undrafted free agents, OL T.J. Watkins of Clemson, TE J.R. Niklos from Western Illinois and S Jon Pendergrass from Southern Illinois. They plan to use Niklos as a fullback and Pendergrass as a WR.

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