Najeh Davenport news, rumors and stats

 

Najeh Davenport

Free Agent
Running Back

Ht: 0.0 | Wt: 0

News | Stats | Stat vs. Team | Targets | Injury | Depth Chart | Roster


Player News

From -- thru  --


Colts | Davenport catches thief of car

Wed, 20 May 2009 09:28:53 -0700

Sadie Gurman, of The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports Indianapolis Colts RB Najeh Davenport's 1970 Chevrolet Impala was stolen and he, along with others, chased after the thief. The thief, Rodney Terrell Green, struck four parked cars, according to police, before getting out of the totaled car and fleeing on foot. He was caught by Davenport and several witnesses, who held him until police arrived.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Colts | Davenport signed

Wed, 10 Dec 2008 08:28:24 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts have announced they have signed free-agent RB Najeh Davenport (Steelers). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport released

Mon, 01 Dec 2008 08:06:57 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Monday, Dec. 1, that they have released RB Najeh Davenport.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport re-signed

Thu, 27 Nov 2008 07:46:44 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Thursday, Nov. 27, they have re-signed free-agent RB Najeh Davenport (Steelers).

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport released

Sat, 08 Nov 2008 04:42:16 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Saturday, Nov. 8, that they have released RB Najeh Davenport.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport questionable for Week 10

Fri, 07 Nov 2008 11:12:09 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 7. He is listed as questionable for the team's Week 10 game and will be a game-time decision.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport misses practice Thursday

Thu, 06 Nov 2008 13:08:56 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 6. His status for Week 10 is unknown.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 05 Nov 2008 14:48:33 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (hamstring) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Nov. 5, but his status for Week 10 is unknown.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 05 Nov 2008 14:45:55 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (hamstring) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Nov. 5, but his status for Week 10 is unknown.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport day-to-day

Tue, 04 Nov 2008 11:58:00 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (hamstring) is considered day-to-day because of a hamstring injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport practices Thursday

Thu, 23 Oct 2008 15:40:20 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport returned to practice Thursday, Oct. 23. He was given the day off Wednesday, Oct. 22.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 22 Oct 2008 15:09:14 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (rest) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 22.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport re-signed

Tue, 30 Sep 2008 11:11:53 -0700

Ed Bouchette and Gerry Dulac, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, report the Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed free-agent RB Najeh Davenport. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Cardinals | No interest in Davenport

Sun, 06 Jul 2008 10:36:16 -0700

Kent Somers, of the Arizona Republic, reports Arizona Cardinals general manager Rod Graves said the team does not have any interest in unrestricted free-agent RB Najeh Davenport (Steelers).

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Cardinals | Davenport interested in playing in Arizona

Wed, 02 Jul 2008 09:16:42 -0700

The Detroit Free Press reports free-agent RB Najeh Davenport (Steelers) is reportedly interested in playing for the Arizona Cardinals, according to NFLGridironGab.com.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Lions | Davenport interested in playing in Detroit

Wed, 02 Jul 2008 09:11:21 -0700

The Detroit Free Press reports free-agent RB Najeh Davenport (Steelers) is reportedly interested in playing for the Detroit Lions, according to NFLGridironGab.com.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Team releases Davenport

Sat, 28 Jun 2008 07:29:22 -0700

Adam Schefter, of the NFL Network, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers released RB Najeh Davenport Friday, June 27.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport not guilty

Wed, 09 Apr 2008 16:39:05 -0700

Updating an ongoing story, Chuck Finder, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport was found not guilty of three misdemeanor charges.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Jury deliberates in Davenport case

Wed, 09 Apr 2008 13:05:39 -0700

Chuck Finder, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports a jury of five women and three men began deliberations Wednesday, April 9, in the trial of Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport. Davenport spent 33 minutes on the stand testifying on his own behalf, denying punching, choking and throwing Anita Person to the ground. Person is the mother of Davenport's 5-year-old son, Najeh Davenport Jr.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport in court Monday

Mon, 07 Apr 2008 22:10:02 -0700

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport was in court Monday, April 7, after being accused of domestic violence Oct. 4. Anita Person, the mother of his 5-year-old child, said in Cleveland that he slapped her, choked her and punched her stomach. Davenport is charged with misdemeanor domestic violence and child endangering. If he is convicted, Davenport could spend 14 months in jail and face a suspension from the NFL.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport scores two touchdowns Saturday

Sun, 06 Jan 2008 01:25:46 -0800

The Associated Press reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport had 16 carries for 25 rushing yards with two touchdowns during the team's Wild Card game Saturday, Jan. 5. He also caught two passes for 23 receiving yards.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport could return kickoffs

Fri, 04 Jan 2008 10:41:52 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport could return kickoffs if CB Allen Rossum (hamstring) does not return kicks during the team's Wild Card Round playoff game.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport may return kicks in playoff game

Wed, 02 Jan 2008 14:44:01 -0800

Scott Brown, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, reports Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said RB Najeh Davenport will likely return kickoffs during the team's wild card playoff game if CB Allen Rossum (hamstring) is not able to play.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport explodes

Thu, 20 Dec 2007 20:50:35 -0800

The Associated Press reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport, who replaced RB Willie Parker (leg) during Week 16, exploded against the St. Louis Rams. He rushed for 123 yards and had 44 yards receiving. He scored on both a rushing and receiving touchdown during the game.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport questionable for Week 14

Fri, 07 Dec 2007 13:58:39 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (foot) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 7. He is listed as questionable for Week 14 and is not expected to play in the game unless something changes.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport practices Thursday

Thu, 06 Dec 2007 16:03:40 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (foot) practiced Thursday, Dec. 6, but his status for Week 14 is uncertain. Head coach Mike Tomlin listed Davenport as questionable, but he is improving.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 05 Dec 2007 15:17:25 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (foot) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Dec. 5. Head coach Mike Tomlin listed Davenport as questionable for Week 14.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport questionable for Week 14

Tue, 04 Dec 2007 09:59:17 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (foot) is listed as questionable for Week 14 by head coach Mike Tomlin.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 02 Dec 2007 16:36:36 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared LB Arnold Harrison, QB Brian St. Pierre, OL Darnell Stapleton, OT Marvel Smith, C Marvin Philip, RB Najeh Davenport, WR Santonio Holmes, SS Troy Polamalu inactive for Week 13.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 02 Dec 2007 16:36:10 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared LB Arnold Harrison, QB Brian St. Pierre, OL Darnell Stapleton, OT Marvel Smith, C Marvin Philip, RB Najeh Davenport, WR Santonio Holmes, SS Troy Polamalu inactive for Week 13.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport charged with three misdemeanor counts

Thu, 11 Oct 2007 22:09:15 -0700

Len Pasquarelli, of ESPN.com, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport has been charged by Cleveland police with three misdemeanor counts in connection with an alleged domestic incident Oct. 4. Cleveland police Lt. Thomas Stacho said Davenport has been charged with domestic violence, endangering children and unlawful restraint. The charges grew out of an alleged dispute between Davenport and Anita Person, the mother of his five-year-old child. According to reports, Cleveland police responded after receiving three 911 calls on the evening of Oct. 4. No arrests were made because they could not determine a primary physical aggressor.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 19 Sep 2007 18:24:18 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (hamstring) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Sept. 19.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport misses afternoon practice

Thu, 16 Aug 2007 12:48:24 -0700

Bob Labriola, of Steelers.com, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (foot) did not participate in afternoon practice Wednesday, Aug. 15.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport to start in preseason game

Fri, 10 Aug 2007 13:03:59 -0700

Gerry Dulac, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport will start at running back in the team's second preseason game Saturday, Aug. 11.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport will start

Fri, 03 Aug 2007 12:26:59 -0700

Labriola, of Steelers.com, reports Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said RB Najeh Davenport will start at tailback in the team's first preseason game Sunday, Aug. 5.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport likely starter

Thu, 02 Aug 2007 13:02:13 -0700

Ed Bouchette, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport is expected to start at running back for the team's preseason opener Sunday, Aug. 5.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Parker to share the load

Sun, 22 Apr 2007 11:47:01 -0700

Scott Brown, of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Willie Parker will share some of his carries with either RB Najeh Davenport or a rookie running back next season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport returns; signs two-year pact

Wed, 07 Mar 2007 13:49:57 -0800

Updating previous reports, the Pittsburgh Steelers have announced the official re-signing of unrestricted free-agent RB Najeh Davenport to a two-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Team re-signs Davenport

Fri, 02 Mar 2007 09:50:14 -0800

Ed Bouchette, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed RB Najeh Davenport to a two-year, $2 million deal. Davenport received a $405,000 signing bonus, a salary of $595,000 this year and $1 million next year.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Eagles | Davenport could be an option

Sun, 25 Feb 2007 17:24:15 -0800

Bob Brookover, of the Philadelphia Inquirer, reports with Philadelphia Eagles RB Correll Buckhalter testing the free-agent market, the Eagles will probably try to find his replacement from a second-tier group of free-agent running backs. One name being tossed around is Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport upgraded to probable

Fri, 24 Nov 2006 16:23:21 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (groin) practiced Friday, Nov. 24, and has been upgraded to probable for the Week 12 game.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport misses practice Thursday

Thu, 23 Nov 2006 21:37:47 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (groin) missed practice Thursday, Nov. 23, and is listed as questionable for Week 12.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport questionable for Week 12

Wed, 22 Nov 2006 15:49:53 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (groin) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 22, and is questionable for Week 12.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport questionable for Week 12

Tue, 21 Nov 2006 15:33:09 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (groin) is questionable for Week 12 due to a groin injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport will play this week

Fri, 10 Nov 2006 14:51:47 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (knee) practiced Friday, Nov. 10, and he will play in Week 10. He is listed as probable on the team's injury report.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport practices Thursday

Thu, 09 Nov 2006 18:49:45 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (knee) practiced Thursday, Nov. 9, and is probable for Week 10.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport practices Wednesday

Wed, 08 Nov 2006 23:51:07 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (knee) practiced Wednesday, Nov. 8, and is probable for Week 10.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport probable Week 10

Tue, 07 Nov 2006 10:09:11 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport (knee) is probable for the team's Week 10 game.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Davenport sees action as third-down back

Mon, 30 Oct 2006 09:33:05 -0800

Ed Bouchette, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Najeh Davenport saw action as a third-down back during Week 8 after RB Verron Haynes (knee) left the game due to injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Steelers | Running game erupts Week 6

Mon, 16 Oct 2006 13:18:09 -0700

Teresa Varley, of Steelers.com, reports Pittsburgh Steelers RB Willie Parker had 109 yards rushing on 21 carries with two touchdowns Week 6 while RB Najeh Davenport added 12 carries for 78 yards and one touchdown.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook