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Bengals | Lyon Auditions

Tue, 02 Nov 2004 19:24:22 -0800

Geoff Hobson, of Bengals.com, citing sources outside the Bengals' organization, reports the Cincinnati Bengals worked out free agent DL Billy Lyon (Vikings) Tuesday, Nov. 2.

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Vikings | Lyon Cut

Tue, 31 Aug 2004 14:14:14 -0700

Vikings.com reports the Minnesota Vikings have released DT Billy Lyon.

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Vikings | Lyon Practices Again

Fri, 12 Dec 2003 13:21:59 -0800

Updating previous reports, Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) practiced again on Friday, Dec. 12.

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Vikings | Lyon Practices

Thu, 11 Dec 2003 17:08:43 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) practiced Thursday, Dec. 11.

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Vikings | Lyon Practices

Wed, 10 Dec 2003 18:46:09 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) practiced Wednesday, Dec. 10, and is probable for Week 15.

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Vikings | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 07 Dec 2003 08:51:58 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared DL Billy Lyon, DL Cedric Killings, C Cory Withrow, CB Rhett Nelson, TE Richard Angulo, QB Shaun Hill, DL Talance Sawyer inactive for Week 14.

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Vikings | Lyon Misses Practice, OUT For Week 14

Fri, 05 Dec 2003 13:15:06 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DL Billy Lyon (calf) missed practice Friday, Dec. 5, and is OUT for Week 14.

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Vikings | Lyon Misses Practice

Thu, 04 Dec 2003 15:10:22 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (calf) didn't practice Thursday, Dec. 4, and likely won't play in Week 14.

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Vikings | Lyon Off Injury Report?

Thu, 23 Oct 2003 15:39:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) could be taken off the injury report.

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Vikings | Lyon Practices

Wed, 22 Oct 2003 14:44:09 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) practiced Wednesday, Oct. 22, and is listed as probable for the Sunday, Oct. 26, game against the New York Giants.

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Vikings | Lyon Probable

Tue, 21 Oct 2003 10:41:49 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings will list DL Billy Lyon (calf) as probable for Sunday's, Oct. 26, game against the New York Giants.

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Vikings | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 19 Oct 2003 09:11:39 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared DL Billy Lyon, DL Cedric Killings, WR D'Wayne Bates, RB Doug Chapman, OG Lewis Kelly, CB Rushen Jones, QB Shaun Hill, DL Talance Sawyer inactive for Week 7.

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Vikings | Lyon Practices

Sat, 18 Oct 2003 06:30:56 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) practiced Friday, Oct. 17.

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Vikings | Lyon Limited

Thu, 16 Oct 2003 23:27:02 -0700

KFFL has learned Minnesota Vikings DL Billy Lyon (leg) was limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 16. His status for Week 7 is still appears to be uncertain.

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Vikings | Wiley Likely To Start

Thu, 16 Oct 2003 08:42:35 -0700

Bill Williamson, of the Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings DL Chuck Wiley will likely play in place of DT Billy Lyon (calf), who remains limited with a calf injury, in Sunday's, Oct. 19, game against the Denver Broncos.

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Vikings | Lyon Questionable For Broncos Game

Wed, 15 Oct 2003 17:53:43 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) is questionable for the Sunday, Oct. 19, game against the Denver Broncos and may miss the game.

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Vikings | Lyon Could Miss Practice

Wed, 15 Oct 2003 08:35:54 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings DL Billy Lyon (calf) could miss practice on Wednesday, Oct. 15, as he is still limited by a strained calf.

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Vikings | Lyon Practices

Mon, 13 Oct 2003 20:45:42 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) practiced Monday, Oct. 13.

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Vikings | Lyon Limited

Thu, 09 Oct 2003 22:33:43 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (calf), who has a calf strain, rode a treadmill during practice Thursday, Oct. 9.

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Vikings | Lyon Expected To Play

Fri, 03 Oct 2003 15:46:26 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) is expected to play in Week 5.

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Vikings | Lyon Likely To Play

Thu, 02 Oct 2003 07:31:21 -0700

Updating previous reports, Bill Williamson, of the Pioneer Press, reports Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (calf) practiced on Wednesday, Oct. 1, and will likely play against the Atlanta Falcons.

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Vikings | Lyon Could Return For Falcons Game

Mon, 29 Sep 2003 20:05:35 -0700

If healthy, Minnesota Vikings DL Billy Lyon (calf) will return for the Sunday, Oct. 5, game against the Atlanta Falcons.

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Vikings | Lyon Expected To Return In Week 5

Mon, 29 Sep 2003 13:21:53 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (calf) did not play during the Week 4 game against the San Francisco 49ers, but he is expected to return to the field in Week 5.

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Vikings | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 28 Sep 2003 09:18:38 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared DL Billy Lyon, DL Cedric Killings, WR D'Wayne Bates, WR Kenny Clark, OG Lewis Kelly, WR Robert Baker, CB Rushen Jones, QB Shaun Hill inactive for Week 4.

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Vikings | Lyon Unlikely To Play

Fri, 26 Sep 2003 08:52:39 -0700

Updating previous reports, Bill Williamson, of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, reports it is unlikely that Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (calf) will play Sunday, Sept. 28, against the San Francisco 49ers because of a calf injury. DL Chuck Wiley will replace him.

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Vikings | Lyon Limited

Wed, 24 Sep 2003 21:54:20 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (leg) did some limited work in practice Wednesday, Sept. 24. Lyon will test the leg again Thursday, Sept. 25, and the team is optimistic he will play Sunday, Sept. 28, against the San Francisco 49ers.

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Vikings | Wiley Could Be Active For 49ers Game

Mon, 22 Sep 2003 22:09:18 -0700

With Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (calf) questionable for the Sunday, Sept. 28, game against the San Francisco 49ers with a strained left calf, DL Chuck Wiley could be active this week and work into the rotation.

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Vikings | Lyon Questionable For 49ers Game

Mon, 22 Sep 2003 22:09:06 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (calf) has a strained left calf and will be listed as questionable for the Sunday, Sept. 28, game against the San Francisco 49ers.

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Vikings | Lyon is Questionable

Mon, 22 Sep 2003 11:30:56 -0700

Updating previous reports, the Minnesota Vikings announced DT Billy Lyon (calf) is listed as questionable with a strained left calf.

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Vikings | Lyon Injured

Mon, 22 Sep 2003 05:02:05 -0700

ESPN reports Minnesota Vikings DT Billy Lyon (calf) suffered a strained calf in Week 3.

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Vikings | Contract Terms: Lyon

Fri, 14 Mar 2003 21:16:05 -0800

The Journal Sentinel reports DL Billy Lyon's three-year contract with the Minnesota Vikings is worth $2.305 million. It included a $400,000 roster bonus this year, but no signing bonus. It also has playing time incentives worth up to $250,000 each year.

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Vikings | More On Lyon

Wed, 05 Mar 2003 06:02:22 -0800

Bill Williamson reports for the Pioneer Press DL Billy Lyon's new contract with the Minnesota Vikings is a three-year contract worth about $2.5 million, including a signing bonus of $500,000. "This is a good signing for us," Vikings coach Mike Tice said. "He's a nice player who adds great depth... . now we have to keep it going."

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Vikings | Contract Details: Lyon

Tue, 04 Mar 2003 19:57:20 -0800

Updating an earlier story, the Star Tribune reports free agent DL Billy Lyon signed a three-year deal with the Minnesota Vikings. He will receive a signing bonus of approximately $500,000 and will earn about $1 million in the first year of the contract. "The Vikings did a first-class deal all the way," Lyon said. "They told me how they wanted to use me at all the positions, and that I'd be playing more than I did before. That got me excited."

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Vikings | Lyon Agrees to Terms

Tue, 04 Mar 2003 15:38:42 -0800

Updating previous stories, the AP reports the Minnesota Vikings have reached an agreement with free agent DL Billy Lyon (Packers). Terms of the agreement were undisclosed.

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Vikings | Lyon To Visit

Fri, 28 Feb 2003 20:44:53 -0800

The Star Tribune reports the Minnesota Vikings will host a visit for free agent DL Billy Lyon (Packers) next Tuesday.

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Packers | Playoff Inactives

Sat, 04 Jan 2003 16:09:11 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared FB Tony Carter, DL Billy Lyon, CB Tod McBride, S Darren Sharper, CB Jacoby Shepherd, LB Marcus Wilkins and OL Jerry Wisne inactive for the first round of the 2002 playoffs. QB Craig Nall is the teamís third QB.

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Packers | Lyon To Sit

Thu, 02 Jan 2003 21:22:02 -0800

The Journal Sentinel reports Green Bay Packers DL Billy Lyon has been told he will be inactive for this week's playoff game. The decision to deactivate Lyon could signal the end of his career in Green Bay. He is a free agent at the end of the 2002 season. DL Steve Warren will be active in his place.

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Packers | Hunt Sits Again

Sat, 09 Nov 2002 02:05:46 -0800

The Journal Sentinel reports Green Bay Packers DT Cletidus Hunt (knee) missed practice again Friday. DL Billy Lyon will start for Hunt, if Hunt can't play.

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Packers | Lyon Dinged

Mon, 16 Sep 2002 15:12:34 -0700

Packers.com reports Green Bay Packers DL Billy Lyon (knee)was injured Sunday. No word yet on his status for this week's game.

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Packers | Inactives

Mon, 03 Dec 2001 17:09:08 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared CB Allen Rossum, S Matt Bowen, RB Herbert Goodman, LB K.D. Williams, G Bill Ferrario, WR Charles Lee, DT Rod Walker and DE Billy Lyon inactive for today's game.

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Packers | Inactives

Sun, 11 Nov 2001 09:24:01 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared RB Herbert Goodman, OG Bill Ferrario, T Chad Clifton, WR Donald Driver, WR Robert Ferguson, DL Billy Lyon and DE Jamal Reynolds inactive for this weekend's game. QB Henry Burris will be the emergency QB.

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Packers | Lyon Re-signed

Tue, 09 Feb 1999 11:50:00 -0800

The Green Bay Press-Gazette reports the Packers have re-signed reserve DL Billy Lyon to a four-year $2.1 million contract which includes a $300,000 signing bonus. He only played in four games in 1998 and he recorded one sack.

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