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Aaron Curry

Aaron Curry - #51 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 255 lbs.
Birthday 04/06/1986
Birthplace Fayetteville, NC
College Wake Forest
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 1st round, 4th pick by Seahawks

Raiders waive LB Curry

Posted Nov. 20, 2012 @ 3:43 p.m. ET
The Raiders waived former first-round LB Aaron Curry on Tuesday.

Recap of Friday's NFL fines

Posted Nov. 16, 2012 @ 7:19 p.m. ET
LBs Brandon Spikes, Aaron Curry and Von Miller were among those fined on Friday by the league.

Raiders activate LB Curry

Posted Nov. 06, 2012 @ 4:35 p.m. ET
The Raiders activated LB Aaron Curry on Tuesday and waived LB Vic So’oto.

Raiders LB Curry still sidelined by injured knees

Posted Aug. 19, 2012 @ 9:24 p.m. ET
Dennis Allen says Raiders LB Aaron Curry won't be taken off the PUP list until he is able to change direction at full speed.

Wimbley leads rejuvenated Raiders LB corps

Posted Dec. 01, 2011 @ 11:08 a.m. ET
Behind the play of Kamerion Wimbley, the Raiders' linebackers are leading the team on the path to the playoffs. 

Colts always struggling to find cornerbacks

Posted Oct. 15, 2011 @ 10:21 p.m. ET
With 2010 third-round pick Kevin Thomas a healthy scratch for the first five games, the Colts' difficulty in stocking their roster with capable cornerbacks is painfully apparent, according to AFC Whispers.

Report: Seahawks trade LB Curry to Raiders

Posted Oct. 12, 2011 @ 4:41 p.m. ET
The Seahawks have traded LB Aaron Curry to the Raiders for draft picks in 2012 and ’13, Jay Glazer of FOX Sports reports.

Curry falls further out of favor in Seattle

Posted Sept. 28, 2011 @ 9:19 p.m. ET
We hear former first-rounder Aaron Curry's recent demotion has as much to do with the impressive play of rookie K.J. Wright as Curry's ineffectiveness.

Seahawks demote LB Curry

Posted Sept. 22, 2011 @ 10:55 p.m. ET
The Seahawks reportedly have demoted OLB Aaron Curry, the fourth overall pick in the 2009 draft, after two-plus disappointing seasons as a starter.

Seahawks need Curry to step up his game next season

Posted June 29, 2011 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
Many close team observers believe much better production from 2009 first-round draft pick Aaron Curry is essential to a successful Seahawks defense.

Seahawks planning 'unique' role for Curry

Posted Jan. 28, 2010 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
The word out of Seattle is that new head coach Pete Carroll plans on having Aaron Curry apply a lot more pressure next season in more of a pass-rushing, stand-up DE role similar to what both Brian Cushing and Clay ...


Posted Oct. 18, 2012
Curry returned to practice Wednesday for the first time since May after dealing with nagging knee problems in recent months.||||||| Curry began the season on the physically unable to perform list and was unable to practice for the first six weeks. He made his first appearance on the field Wednesday, starting a three-week window for Oakland to decide whether to activate him, release him or place him on season-ending injured reserve.
Posted Sept. 01, 2012
The Oakland Raiders have added Curry to the team's active roster.||||||| Curry was taken off the physically unable to perform list Tuesday. Curry was placed on the list at the start of training camp because of injured knees. He resumed practice on Oct. 17 and needed to be activated this week or he would have been unable to play for the Raiders this season.
Posted Aug. 19, 2012
Curry has returned to the Raidersafter spending last week in Los Angeles getting his injured knees checked out||||||| Coach Dennis Allen said he has seen signs of improvement, but won't activate Curry from the physically unable to perform list until he is healthy. Curry, the fourth overall pick by Seattle in 2009, was acquired by Oakland in a midseason trade last year. He played in 11 games, starting nine, for the Raiders and had 32 solo tackles, three passes defensed and two fumble recoveries.
Posted Oct. 14, 2011
Three days ago Aaron Curry was a backup strongside linebacker in Seattle. Now he's preparing to start at the weak side for the Oakland Raiders on Sunday.||||||| Curry's prospects took a sudden turn Friday when coach Hue Jackson announced that the first-round pick in the 2009 draft will replace Quentin Groves in the Raiders' starting defense at home against the Cleveland Browns. Groves has been a starter since signing with Oakland before last season.
Posted Oct. 12, 2011
The Oakland Raiders have agreed to acquire Curry from Seattle two years after the Seahawks selected him fourth overall in the draft.||||||| Curry failed to live up to the high expectations of being a high draft pick and lost his starting job earlier this year.