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Braylon Edwards

Braylon Edwards - #17 - WR

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 214 lbs.
Birthday 02/21/1983
Birthplace Detroit, MI
College Michigan
Years played 9
Drafted 2005, 1st round, 3rd pick by Browns

Jets claim WR Edwards

Posted Dec. 11, 2012 @ 5:12 p.m. ET
The Jets claimed WR Braylon Edwards on Tuesday, bringing the wideout back after he played the 2009-10 seasons with the Jets.

Seahawks waive WR Edwards

Posted Dec. 04, 2012 @ 7 p.m. ET
The Seahawks waived/injured WR Braylon Edwards and placed OG James Carpenter on the reserve/non-football illness list.

Reports: Seahawks add WR Edwards

Posted July 31, 2012 @ 11:36 a.m. ET
The Seahawks will sign veteran WR Braylon Edwards on Tuesday. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, it’s a one-year deal.

WR Braylon Edwards working out for Seahawks

Posted July 26, 2012 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
Free-agent WR Braylon Edwards is working out for the Seahawks, who may be looking for a proven No. 2 receiver for their offense.

Jets likely to target stretch-the-field WR

Posted April 21, 2012 @ 8:05 p.m. ET
The Jets lack depth at wideout and would likely want to target a big, fast receiver to provide a deep threat.

Niners' release of Edwards a curious move

Posted Dec. 30, 2011 @ 2:06 p.m. ET
Considering how depleted the Niners' receiving ranks have become, the abrupt release of former Pro Bowler Braylon Edwards has raised more than a few eyebrows.

49ers release WR Edwards

Posted Dec. 27, 2011 @ 10:13 a.m. ET
The 49ers released WR Braylon Edwards on Tuesday, the veteran wideout announced on his Twitter.

Niners have glaring need for decent No. 2 WR

Posted Dec. 02, 2011 @ 2:57 a.m. ET
Although Michael Crabtree has done a good job as the Niners' No. 1 wideout, the team hasn't had much success at the No. 2 WR spot.

49ers place WR Morgan on injured reserve, sign WR Swain

Posted Oct. 12, 2011 @ 3:04 p.m. ET
The 49ers have placed WR Josh Morgan on injured reserve and signed former Packers WR Brett Swain.

Edwards out following knee surgery

Posted Sept. 21, 2011 @ 5:17 p.m. ET
49ers WR Braylon Edwards is out for an unspecified time period following knee surgery, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said Wednesday.

NFL fines 49ers WR Edwards $50,000

Posted Sept. 06, 2011 @ 8:26 p.m. ET
The NFL has fined 49ers WR Braylon Edwards $50,000 for his DWI charge from 2010, but he avoided a suspension.

49ers sign Braylon Edwards

Posted Aug. 04, 2011 @ 7:13 p.m. ET
In an attempt to bolster their passing game with another downfield threat, the 49ers have signed free agent WR Braylon Edwards.

Reports: Jets WR Edwards pleads guilty to DWI

Posted July 22, 2011 @ 10:54 a.m. ET
Jets WR Braylon Edwards has pleaded guilty to a DWI charge, multiple media outlets reported Friday. 

Jets WR Edwards not injured in minor car accident

Posted June 24, 2011 @ 3:21 p.m. ET
Jets WR Braylon Edwards was involved in a minor car accident early Friday morning, according to the Detroit Free Press.

Burress, Moss among alternatives if Jets don't re-sign Edwards

Posted June 04, 2011 @ 4:49 p.m. ET
While Braylon Edwards could still return to the Jets, his uncertain future brings up the possibility that the team would be a suitor for Randy Moss or Plaxico Burress.


Posted Dec. 30, 2012
Edwards is active and will start for the New York Jets in Sunday's season finale against the Buffalo Bills.||||||| Edwards was listed as questionable because of a hamstring/knee injury. He starts in place of Chaz Schilens, who was ruled out Saturday because of a knee injury.
Posted Dec. 24, 2012
Edwards caught three passes for 36 yards on Sunday in a 27-17 loss to San Diego.||||||| It's hard to believe that Edwards is still in the NFL, but may not be since he's on the anemic Jets.
Posted Dec. 13, 2012
Rex Ryan is "optimistic" Edwards will play in the New York Jets' game at Tennessee on Monday night despite the newly re-acquired wide receiver being limited in practice and listed as questionable.||||||| Edwards, claimed off waivers from Seattle on Tuesday, is dealing with a hamstring issue sustained earlier this month. Ryan says Saturday that he believes Edwards will "definitely get to play" at Tennessee and adds that the receiver is "getting better every day."
Posted Dec. 11, 2012
The Jets are bringing back Edwards, less than a week after he bashed the organization in support of quarterback Mark Sanchez.||||||| New York was awarded Edwards off waivers from Seattle on Tuesday. Edwards, who played for New York from 2009-10, was waived by Seattle on Monday. He had two productive seasons with the Jets, developing a good rapport with Sanchez in helping New York to consecutive trips to the AFC title game.
Posted Dec. 04, 2012
The Seattle Seahawks have cut Edwards after a season during which he had little impact on the offense.||||||| Seattle made the moves Tuesday afternoon. Edwards was waived with an injury distinction, but no specific injury was cited. The Seahawks now have just five healthy wide receivers. Edwards had just eight catches for 74 yards and one touchdown in 10 games.