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Chargers | Stephen Cooper released

Tue, 11 Oct 2011 11:11:42 -0700

The San Diego Chargers released LB Stephen Cooper Tuesday, Oct. 11.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper playing through injury

Sat, 03 Sep 2011 18:59:01 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (biceps) played in the last two preseason games with a torn biceps. Head coach Norv Turner said he didn't believe Cooper was limited by the arm injury. It was initially believed Cooper would have surgery and miss a few months, but he talked the coaching staff into letting him try to play through the injury.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper practices

Wed, 24 Aug 2011 21:59:19 -0700

Just three days after suffering a torn biceps muscle, San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (biceps) was back at practice Wednesday, Aug. 24. His arm was heavily wrapped, and he is trying to play through the injury.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper will attempt to play

Tue, 23 Aug 2011 21:50:48 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (biceps) will try to play despite a torn biceps muscle. "I told them, 'Let me go out there and do it,'" Cooper said Tuesday, Aug. 23. "I said, 'If you don't feel like I'm doing my job or playing up to expectations, then you make the judgment.'" Cooper did not practice Tuesday, but he might suit up for the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 27, against the Arizona Cardinals.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper has torn biceps

Mon, 22 Aug 2011 21:56:11 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (biceps) suffered a torn biceps muscle in the preseason game Sunday, Aug. 21, against the Dallas Cowboys. He will have surgery and be placed on the season-ending Injured Reserve list.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper working with second team

Tue, 16 Aug 2011 21:06:23 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper is working on special teams and running with the second team on defense. "Getting Coop back, it's nice to have him out there," head coach Norv Turner said. "He brings some real leadership in working with that second group."

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper agrees to terms

Fri, 12 Aug 2011 21:34:47 -0700

The San Diego Chargers agreed to terms with free-agent LB Stephen Cooper Friday, Aug. 12. He is expected to sign a one-year contract Saturday, Aug. 13.

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Dolphins | Looking at Stephen Cooper

Fri, 29 Jul 2011 13:36:27 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have shown interest in free-agent LB Stephen Cooper (Chargers).

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Chargers | Unrestricted free agents

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 21:24:46 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have the following unrestricted free agents to consider re-signing for the 2011 season: DE/LB Antwan Barnes, LB Kevin Burnett, DB Tyrone Carter, DE Jacques Cesaire, LB Stephen Cooper, LS James Dearth, WR Malcom Floyd, DB Dante Hughes, DE Travis Johnson, LB Brandon Moore, C Scott Mruczkowski, WR Legedu Naanee, LS Ryan Neill, DB Paul Oliver, LB Brandon Siler, RB Darren Sproles, QB Billy Volek, WR Kelley Washington, S Pat Watkins and S Eric Weddle.

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Bills | Could show interest in SD LBs

Mon, 25 Jul 2011 12:22:10 -0700

The Buffalo Bills could show interest in free agent LBs Kevin Burnett (Chargers), Brandon Siler (Chargers) and Stephen Cooper (Chargers) if they are not able to re-sign free-agent LB Paul Posluszny.

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Chargers | Kevin Burnett may be priority among ILBs

Mon, 11 Jul 2011 11:15:26 -0700

The San Diego Chargers are believed to consider impending free-agent LB Kevin Burnett as the top choice to re-sign among the their three free agent inside linebackers. Impending free-agent LBs Stephen Cooper and Brandon Siler are considered secondary options to re-sign.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper expects to test free agency

Mon, 07 Mar 2011 13:31:36 -0800

San Diego Chargers impending free-agent LB Stephen Cooper said he expects to test free agency once there is a new collective bargaining agreement, reports Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper injury update

Tue, 01 Mar 2011 06:57:43 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) said he is feeling great and expects to fully recover from his medial collateral ligament injury, according to CBSSports.com.

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Panthers | May be interested in two SD linebackers

Fri, 14 Jan 2011 11:47:39 -0800

The Carolina Panthers may show interest in San Diego Chargers impending free-agent LBs Kevin Burnett and Stephen Cooper this offseason, reports Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper lands on IR

Fri, 31 Dec 2010 17:24:37 -0800

The San Diego Chargers placed LB Stephen Cooper (knee) on the season-ending Injured Reserve list Friday, Dec. 31, reports Scott Bair, of the North County Times.

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Chargers | Two LBs expected to sit in Week 17

Thu, 30 Dec 2010 19:59:35 -0800

San Diego Chargers LBs Stephen Cooper (knee) and Larry English (foot) were each unable to go in practice Thursday, Dec. 30, and they will not play in Week 17, reports Kevin Acee, of The San Diego Union-Tribune.

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Chargers | Six miss practice Thursday

Thu, 30 Dec 2010 14:12:34 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee), WR Patrick Crayton (wrist), LB Larry English (foot), FB Jacob Hester (knee), OG Scott Mruczkowski (ankle) and RB Mike Tolbert (neck, shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 30.

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Chargers | Six miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 29 Dec 2010 15:22:39 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Antwan Applewhite (ankle), LB Stephen Cooper (knee), LB Larry English (foot), FB Jacob Hester (knee), OG Scott Mruczkowski (ankle) and RB Mike Tolbert (neck, shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 29.

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Chargers | Three injured players unlikely to play Week 17

Mon, 27 Dec 2010 15:19:02 -0800

San Diego Chargers WRs Patrick Crayton (wrist) and Malcom Floyd (hamstring) and LB Stephen Cooper (knee) are not expected to play in Week 17, reports Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune.

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Chargers | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 26 Dec 2010 11:53:36 -0800

The San Diego Chargers have declared TE Antonio Gates, FS Darrell Stuckey, WR Malcom Floyd, WR Patrick Crayton, LB Stephen Cooper, DL Travis Johnson, SS Tyrone Carter, OG Tyronne Green inactive for Week 16.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper will not play Week 16

Fri, 24 Dec 2010 15:44:00 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 24, and has been ruled out for Week 16, reports Scott Bair, of the North County Times.

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Chargers | Three miss Thursday practice

Thu, 23 Dec 2010 15:55:03 -0800

San Diego Chargers TE Antonio Gates (toe, foot), WR Malcom Floyd (hamstring) and LB Stephen Cooper (knee) all missed practice Thursday, Dec. 23.

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Chargers | Four miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 22 Dec 2010 14:50:29 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Antwan Applewhite (ankle), LB Stephen Cooper (knee), LB Larry English (foot) and FB Jacob Hester (illness) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 22.

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Chargers | Two defensive players probable for Week 14

Fri, 10 Dec 2010 17:13:03 -0800

San Diego Chargers DT Antonio Garay (ankle) and LB Stephen Cooper (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 10, reports Scott Bair, of the North County Times. Both are listed as probable for Week 14 and are expected to play.

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Chargers | Three limited Thursday

Thu, 09 Dec 2010 16:01:41 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee), RB Darren Sproles (concussion) and OG Louis Vasquez (neck) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 9.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper expects to practice Thursday

Thu, 09 Dec 2010 07:21:32 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) expects to return to practice Thursday, Dec. 9, according to CBSSports.com.

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Chargers | Six sit out practice

Wed, 08 Dec 2010 18:59:31 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee), WR Patrick Crayton (wrist), TE Antonio Gates (toe, foot), WRs Vincent Jackson (calf) and Legedu Naanee (hamstring) and RB Darren Sproles (concussion) all missed practice Wednesday, Dec. 8.

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Chargers | Two defenders listed as questionable for Week 13

Fri, 03 Dec 2010 20:32:47 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) and SS Steve Gregory (shoulder) are each listed as questionable for Week 13 against the Oakland Raiders, reports Scott Bair, of the North County Times. Cooper did not practice Friday, Dec. 3, but he still might play. Gregory was a limited participant in practice Friday, but he is not expected to go.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper limited in practice

Thu, 02 Dec 2010 19:20:46 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) was able to practice on a limited basis Thursday, Dec. 2, reports Kevin Acee, of The San Diego Union-Tribune.

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Chargers | Four miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 01 Dec 2010 16:33:18 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee), WR Patrick Crayton (wrist), CB Donald Strickland (hip) and OG Louis Vasquez (neck) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 1.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper off practice report

Thu, 30 Sep 2010 16:12:31 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) has been removed from the team's practice report.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper practiced

Wed, 29 Sep 2010 16:33:41 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 29.

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Chargers | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 26 Sep 2010 12:31:59 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have declared OT Adam Terry, QB J.T. O'Sullivan, LB Jyles Tucker, LB Larry English, RB Ryan Mathews, LB Stephen Cooper, DL Vaughn Martin inactive for Week 3.

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Chargers | Three miss practice time Thursday

Thu, 23 Sep 2010 16:41:38 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Jyles Tucker (not injury related) did not practice for a second consecutive day Thursday, Sept. 23. LB Stephen Cooper (knee) and CB Quentin Jammer (foot) were both limited during workouts. It was the second consecutive day Cooper wasn't full speed, while Jammer was a new addition to the team's injury report.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper limited

Wed, 22 Sep 2010 16:37:00 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) was limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 22, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times.

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Chargers | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 19 Sep 2010 12:36:27 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have declared OT Adam Terry, DL Brandon Lang, DL Cam Thomas, CB Dante Hughes, FS Darrell Stuckey, QB J.T. O'Sullivan, LB Stephen Cooper, DL Vaughn Martin inactive for Week 2.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper doubtful for Week 2

Fri, 17 Sep 2010 16:16:43 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 17, and is listed as doubtful for Week 2, reports Scott Bair, of the North County Times. He is not expected to play.

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Chargers | Three miss practice time Thursday

Thu, 16 Sep 2010 16:22:31 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) did not take part in practice Thursday, Sept. 16, while LB Shawne Merriman (Achilles') and FB Jacob Hester (foot) went through limited participation.

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Chargers | Stephen Cooper misses practice

Wed, 15 Sep 2010 17:24:37 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 15.

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Chargers | Cooper practices Friday, expected to play Week 7

Fri, 23 Oct 2009 17:06:15 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) practiced Friday, Oct. 23. He is listed as probable for Week 7 and is expected to play.

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Chargers | Cooper practices in full Thursday

Thu, 22 Oct 2009 19:44:27 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Oct. 22, and he is expected to play Week 7.

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Chargers | Two practice in full Wednesday

Wed, 21 Oct 2009 18:11:55 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) and P Mike Scifres (groin) practiced in full Wednesday, Oct. 21.

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Chargers | Cooper questionable for Week 6

Sat, 17 Oct 2009 13:36:19 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) was limited during practice Saturday, Oct. 17. He is listed as questionable for Week 6.

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Chargers | Cooper misses practice Friday

Fri, 16 Oct 2009 18:18:34 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) missed the team's practice Friday, Oct. 16, and it appears he will be a game-time decision for Week 6.

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Chargers | Cooper misses practice Thursday

Thu, 15 Oct 2009 19:32:14 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) missed the team's practice Thursday, Oct. 15, and his status for Week 6 is uncertain.

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Chargers | Five expected to return to practice this week

Tue, 13 Oct 2009 08:54:23 -0700

Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers DL Jacques Cesaire (calf), LB Stephen Cooper (knee), DL Travis Johnson (groin), LB Shawne Merriman (groin) and LB Shaun Phillips (calf) are expected back at practice later this week.

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Chargers | Cooper, Mruczkowski expected to miss practice this week

Mon, 05 Oct 2009 15:54:26 -0700

CBSSports.com reports San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (knee) and OL Scott Mruczkowski (knee) are not expected to practice this week.

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Chargers | Cooper probable for Week 3

Fri, 25 Sep 2009 20:10:09 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (ankle) was limited in practice Friday, Sept. 25, and he is listed as probable for Week 3.

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Chargers | Cooper expected to practice Monday

Mon, 17 Aug 2009 06:25:09 -0700

Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers LB Stephen Cooper (undisclosed) is expected to return to practice Monday, Aug. 17.

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Chargers | Four ruled out for Saturday

Fri, 14 Aug 2009 13:30:19 -0700

Chargers.com reports San Diego Chargers LB Larry English (hamstring), OG Louis Vasquez (foot), LB Stephen Cooper (undisclosed) and DL Ryon Bingham (undisclosed) will not play in the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug. 15, according to head coach Norv Turner.

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