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Brady Poppinga

Brady Poppinga - #98 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 252 lbs.
Birthday 09/21/1979
Birthplace Evanston, WY
College Brigham Young
Years played 9
Drafted 2005, 4th round, 24th pick by Packers

Rams' LB situation very fluid on the flanks

Posted Aug. 20, 2011 @ 6:15 p.m. ET
With the exception of rock-solid James Laurinaitis manning the middle, it appears the Rams' situation at linebacker remains a bit tenuous.  

Report: LB Leber chooses Rams

Posted Aug. 09, 2011 @ 5:39 p.m. ET
The Rams have added another linebacker, agreeing to terms on a one-year deal with former Vikings LB Ben Leber.

Rams sign LB Poppinga

Posted Aug. 02, 2011 @ 7:04 p.m. ET
The Rams signed former Packers LB Brady Poppinga on Tuesday, according to multiple reports.

Report: Packers release Poppinga, Harrell

Posted July 28, 2011 @ 3:09 p.m. ET
Milwaukee-based media outlets are reporting that the Packers have decided to part ways with injury-prone defenders Justin Harrell and LB Brady Poppinga.

Cutler, Martz hoping to work on QB's mechanics

Posted Jan. 22, 2011 @ 11:31 p.m. ET
Offensive coordinator Mike Martz says he and QB Jay Cutler have some work to do on fundamentals once they begin the postseason, according to NFC North Whispers.

Packers add pair of LBs; place Poppinga, Neal on I.R.

Posted Oct. 26, 2010 @ 6:40 p.m. ET
The Packers had a busy day on the transaction front Tuesday, adding LBs Diyral Briggs and Matt Wilhelm while placing DE Mike Neal and LB Brady Poppinga on injured reserve. The team also released LB Maurice Simpkins.

McCarthy Monday press conference: Poppinga, Neal done for year

Posted Oct. 25, 2010 @ 1:06 p.m. ET
The main focus continued to be on injuries in Packers head coach Mike McCarthy’s Monday press conference.with the disclosure that LB Brady Poppinga (knee) and rookie DE Mike Neal (shoulder) would require season-ending surgeries.

Packers' Thursday injury report

Posted Sept. 23, 2010 @ 5:55 p.m. ET
One Packers starter, FB Korey Hall, and one key backup, LB Brady Poppinga, did not participate in Thursday’s practice session, according to the team’s injury report issued this afternoon.

Packers could release number of veterans

Posted May 30, 2010 @ 11:13 a.m. ET
According to "NFC Whispers," it won't be surprise if the Packers let go of several veteran players, including OLB Brady Poppinga.


Posted Nov. 26, 2012
Poppinga joined the Cowboys on Monday as the roster replacement for linebacker Bruce Carter, who will miss the rest of the season with a dislocated left elbow. Carter is the fourth starting defender to be placed on injured reserve. Dallas is without its top two inside linebackers in Carter and Sean Lee, who injured a toe last month. Dan Connor will be the third defensive play caller at the start of a game Sunday, against Philadelphia.||||||| Poppinga says he tried to keep himself in "Batman" shape - ready when called - while sitting out this season. He last played in the 2011 finale with St. Louis.
Posted Oct. 26, 2010
Poppinga is expected to have season-ending knee surgery.||||||| Poppinga will get a second opinion. The Packers already have seven players on injured reserve, including four starters.