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NFL | Several free agents suspended four games

Sun, 04 Sep 2011 08:25:58 -0700

Free-agent OT Robert Brewster (Cowboys) and LBs Eric Alexander (Browns), Vinny Ciurciu (Lions) and Brandon Lang (Chargers) have been suspended four games for violating NFL policies.

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Lions | Unrestricted free agents

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 21:07:53 -0700

The Detroit Lions have the following unrestricted free agents to consider re-signing for the 2011 season: SS C.C. Brown, LB Bobby Carpenter, LB Vinny Ciurciu, WR Brian Clark, DE Jared DeVries, C Dylan Gandy, CB Tye Hill, CB Chris Houston, LB Landon Johnson, DE Turk McBride, CB Brandon McDonald, QB Drew Stanton and S John Wendling.

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Lions | Two players probable for Week 16

Fri, 24 Dec 2010 14:39:48 -0800

Detroit Lions DL Turk McBride (ankle) and LB Vinny Ciurciu (concussion) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 24, reports Dave Birkett, of the Detroit Free Press. They are listed as probable for Week 16 and are expected to play.

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Lions | Eight limited Thursday

Thu, 23 Dec 2010 13:51:52 -0800

Detroit Lions DL Cliff Avril (rib), LB Vinny Ciurciu (concussion), QB Shaun Hill (finger), DL Lawrence Jackson (groin), LB Landon Johnson (neck), RB Maurice Morris (chest), S Drew Stanton (shoulder) and S Amari Spievey (back) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 23.

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Lions | Three defensive players limited Wednesday

Wed, 22 Dec 2010 13:24:40 -0800

Detroit Lions LBs Vinny Ciurciu (concussion) and Landon Johnson (neck) and SS Amari Spievey (back) were limited during practice Wednesday, Dec. 22.

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Lions | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 19 Dec 2010 09:05:26 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared RB Aaron Brown, OG Donald Thomas, LB Landon Johnson, QB Matthew Stafford, OT Tony Ugoh, LB Vinny Ciurciu, DL Willie Young, QB Zac Robinson inactive for Week 15.

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Lions | Vinny Ciurciu questionable for Week 15

Fri, 17 Dec 2010 14:11:52 -0800

Detroit Lions LB Vinny Ciurciu (concussion) was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 17, reports Dave Birkett, of the Detroit Free Press. He is listed as questionable for Week 15 but is expected to be available to play.

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Lions | Two LBs miss practice Thursday

Thu, 16 Dec 2010 14:01:49 -0800

Detroit Lions LB Vinny Ciurciu (concussion) and Landon Johnson (neck, illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 16.

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Lions | Five players miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 15 Dec 2010 13:48:31 -0800

Detroit Lions OT Gosder Cherilus (knee), DE Cliff Avril (rib), LBs Vinny Ciurciu (concussion) and Landon Johnson (neck) and CB Chris Houston (illness) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 15.

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Lions | Vinny Ciurciu re-signed

Thu, 14 Oct 2010 10:01:18 -0700

The Detroit Lions have re-signed unrestricted free-agent LB Vinny Ciurciu, reports MLive.com's Tom Kowalski. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Lions | Dre' Bly, 20 others released

Sat, 04 Sep 2010 14:15:07 -0700

The Detroit Lions have waived/injured DE Korey Bosworth (leg), and released CB Dre' Bly, DT Robert Callaway, LB Caleb Campbell, LB Vinny Ciurciu, WR Brian Clark, DT Landon Cohen, RB DeDe Dorsey, G Noah Franklin, C Dan Gerberry, PK Steven Hauschka, CB Jonathan Hefney, OT Jon Jansen, CB Eric King, T Cliff Louis, WR Mike Moore, CB Paul Pratt, CB T.J. Rushing, S Ko Simpson, WR Tim Toone and CB Dante Wesley.

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Lions | Several players miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 18 Aug 2010 07:17:19 -0700

Detroit Lions DL Jared DeVries (knee), FB Matt Clapp (undisclosed), CB Jonathan Wade (hand), CB Aaron Berry (hamstring), CB Jack Williams (knee), PK Jason Hanson (knee) and LB Vinny Ciurciu (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Aug. 18, reports MLive.com's Tom Kowalski.

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Lions | DeAndre Levy remains sidelined

Thu, 05 Aug 2010 21:45:38 -0700

Detroit Lions MLB DeAndre Levy (back) remained out of practice Thursday, Aug. 5, reports Chris McCosky, of The Detroit News. LBs Jordon Dizon and Vinny Ciurciu saw most of the work at middle linebacker in his place, while LB Isaiah Ekejiuba also saw some reps.

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Lions | Ciurciu re-signed

Fri, 05 Mar 2010 12:48:03 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports the Detroit Lions have re-signed unrestricted free-agent LB Vinny Ciurciu to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Lions | 11 will be unrestricted free agents

Tue, 05 Jan 2010 20:21:46 -0800

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions QB Daunte Culpepper, LB Vinny Ciurciu, OT Damion Cook, TE Casey FitzSimmons, TE Will Heller, LB Larry Foote, CB Anthony Henry, CB William James, OT Jon Jansen, S Marquand Manuel and QB Patrick Ramsey will be unrestricted free agents this offseason.

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Lions | Four questionable for Week 16

Fri, 25 Dec 2009 19:51:08 -0800

Detroit Lions LB Vinny Ciurciu (ankle), DT Joe Cohen (knee), S Louis Delmas (ankle) and WR Dennis Northcutt (groin) would have been limited if the team held a practice Friday, Dec. 25, and are listed as questionable for Week 16.

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Lions | Ciurciu limited Thursday

Thu, 24 Dec 2009 13:54:50 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions LB Vinny Ciurciu (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 24, and is expected to play in Week 16.

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Lions | Week 9 Inactives

Sun, 08 Nov 2009 12:19:59 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared OG Daniel Loper, QB Drew Stanton, DL Grady Jackson, CB Jason David, FB Jerome Felton, OT Jon Jansen, SS Marvin White, LB Vinny Ciurciu inactive for Week 9.

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Lions | Ciurciu agrees to terms

Thu, 22 Oct 2009 09:28:34 -0700

John Clayton, of ESPN.com, reports the Detroit Lions have agreed to terms with free-agent LB Vinny Ciurciu (Patriots) on a one-year deal, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Lions | Several players work out Tuesday

Tue, 06 Oct 2009 15:48:11 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports the Detroit Lions worked out unrestricted free-agent RB Jehuu Caulcrick (Jets), LB Vinny Ciurciu (Patriots), SS Vernon Fox (Broncos), DE Robert Henderson (Jaguars), SS Todd Johnson (Rams), OG Kurt Quarterman (Browns) and OL Isaac Sowells (Browns) Tuesday, Oct. 6.

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Patriots | Five players released

Fri, 04 Sep 2009 12:12:53 -0700

Patriots.com reports the New England Patriots have released OL Billy Yates, SS Roderick Rogers, DL Steve Williams, LB Vinny Ciurciu and WR Robert Ortiz.

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Patriots | Five players added

Mon, 04 May 2009 20:45:32 -0700

The Associated Press reports the New England Patriots have signed LB Vinny Ciurciu (Vikings), DT Steve Williams (Chiefs), RB Omar Cuff (Buccaneers), WR Robert Ortiz (49ers) and P Aaron Perez. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Vikings | Ciurciu released

Tue, 03 Mar 2009 05:36:07 -0800

Judd Zulgad, of the Star Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings have released LB Vinny Ciurciu.

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Vikings | Ciurciu plays in Week 13

Mon, 01 Dec 2008 07:40:50 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) was active for the team's Week 13 game and played on all special teams.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited in practice Friday

Fri, 28 Nov 2008 13:00:05 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) was limited in practice Friday, Nov. 28, and he is questionable for the team's Week 13 game.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited during practice Thursday

Thu, 27 Nov 2008 08:40:50 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) was limited during practice Thursday, Nov. 27.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited during practice Wednesday

Wed, 26 Nov 2008 12:53:21 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 26.

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Vikings | Ciurciu misses Week 12

Mon, 24 Nov 2008 10:10:40 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) did not play in the team's Week 12 game because of a hand injury. His hand is in a cast and it is not known how long he will be out.

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Vikings | Ciurciu questionable for Week 12

Fri, 21 Nov 2008 12:13:58 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) was limited during practice Friday, Nov. 21. He is listed as questionable for the team's Week 12 game.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited during practice Thursday

Thu, 20 Nov 2008 12:58:34 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) was limited during practice Thursday, Nov. 20.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited during practice Thursday

Thu, 20 Nov 2008 12:58:34 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) was limited during practice Thursday, Nov. 20.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited in practice Wednesday

Wed, 19 Nov 2008 11:09:10 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) was limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 19, and practiced with a large wrap on his left hand.

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Vikings | Ciurciu injured in Week 11

Mon, 17 Nov 2008 10:47:27 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (hand) was injured early in the team's Week 11 game. Head coach Brad Childress said there will be an update on Ciurciu Wednesday, Nov. 19.

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Vikings | Ciurciu starts Week 7

Mon, 20 Oct 2008 10:23:36 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu started at middle linebacker in the team's Week 7 game but was replaced by LB Napoleon Harris on the second series.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited in practice Thursday

Thu, 09 Oct 2008 15:11:42 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (concussion) was limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 9.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited in practice Wednesday

Wed, 08 Oct 2008 16:56:55 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (concussion) was limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 8.

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Vikings | Ciurciu plays Week 5

Tue, 07 Oct 2008 15:01:19 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (knee) played in the team's Week 5 game.

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Vikings | Ciurciu probable for Week 5

Fri, 03 Oct 2008 16:23:20 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (knee) was limited during practice Friday, Oct. 3. He is listed as probable for the team's Week 5 game.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited during practice Thursday

Thu, 02 Oct 2008 15:35:26 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 2. His status for Week 5 is uncertain.

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Vikings | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 28 Sep 2008 09:11:04 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared OL Drew Radovich, TE Jeff Dugan, QB John David Booty, FS Madieu Williams, CB Marcus McCauley, DL Ray Edwards, FB Thomas Tapeh, LB Vinny Ciurciu inactive for Week 4.

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Vikings | Ciurciu questionable for Week 4

Fri, 26 Sep 2008 14:33:32 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (knee) was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 26. He is listed as questionable for the team's Week 4 game and is not expected to play.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited during practice Thursday

Thu, 25 Sep 2008 15:20:12 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 25. His status for Week 4 is uncertain.

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Vikings | Ciurciu limited during practice Wednesday

Wed, 24 Sep 2008 15:51:24 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (knee) was limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 24. His status for Week 4 is uncertain.

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Vikings | Ciurciu says he is fine

Tue, 23 Sep 2008 15:07:50 -0700

Updating a previous report, Judd Zulgad, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (knee) said he is fine and is optimistic about his status for Week 4.

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Vikings | Ciurciu injury update

Mon, 22 Sep 2008 12:14:19 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (knee) appeared to suffer a serious knee injury during the team's Week 3 game. Head coach Brad Childress said he was not aware of the MRI results.

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Vikings | Ciurciu injured Week 3

Sun, 21 Sep 2008 16:10:42 -0700

NFL.com reports Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (knee) suffered an apparent knee injury in the team's Week 3 game. He was able to walk off under his own power.

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Vikings | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 30 Dec 2007 12:07:10 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared CB Antoine Winfield, OT Chase Johnson, LB Dontarrious Thomas, QB Kelly Holcomb, FS Mike Doss, RB Naufahu Tahi, WR Sidney Rice, LB Vinny Ciurciu inactive for Week 17.

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Vikings | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 30 Dec 2007 12:06:55 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared CB Antoine Winfield, OT Chase Johnson, LB Dontarrious Thomas, QB Kelly Holcomb, FS Mike Doss, RB Naufahu Tahi, WR Sidney Rice, LB Vinny Ciurciu inactive for Week 17.

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Vikings | Ciurciu doubtful for Week 17

Fri, 28 Dec 2007 13:46:13 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 28. He is listed as doubtful for Week 17 and is unlikely to play in the game.

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Vikings | Ciurciu misses practice Thursday

Thu, 27 Dec 2007 19:23:02 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu (ankle) missed the team's practice Thursday, Dec. 27, and he is doubtful for Week 17.

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