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David Vobora

David Vobora - #54 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 239 lbs.
Birthday 04/08/1986
Birthplace Eugene, OR
College Idaho
Years played 5
Drafted 2008, 7th round, 45th pick by Rams

Rams LB Vobora best-suited as spot starter

Posted June 29, 2011 @ 5:04 p.m. ET
We hear Rams OLB David Vobora, who recently was awarded $5.4 million in a lawsuit, is more likely to be a spot starter and key special-teams player in 2011 than the starting weak-side ’backer.

Rams LB Vobora wins judgment against supplement provider

Posted June 20, 2011 @ 11:18 a.m. ET
Rams LB David Vobora won a $5.4 million default judgment Monday against a supplement provider whose tainted product caused him to fail an NFL drug test.

Draft Dose: A look back at Mr. Irrelevant

Posted Feb. 14, 2011 @ 11:09 a.m. ET
Every year, one NFL player has the dubious distinction to be the last player picked in the NFL draft. How have the five most-recent Mr. Irrelevants fared on the field?

Diggs' season-ending injury puts dent in Rams' defense

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 10 p.m. ET
One big reason why the Rams could end up being on the outside looking in come playoff time is their increasingly shaky situation at outside linebacker with starting SLB Na'il Diggs out for the season after tearing a pectoral ...


Posted Nov. 28, 2011
Vobora has landed on injured reserve with a shoulder problem.||||||| Vobora is out for the season for the lowly Seahawks.
Posted Oct. 28, 2009
Vobora took the majority of snaps with the first string Wednesday in his first practice since a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. The second-year player says he did nothing wrong and intends to file a lawsuit over the matter.||||||| Vobora said he was informed of the pending suspension in July and dropped his appeal of the decision. Vobora accepted the suspension after sustaining a concussion against the Packers, which would have sidelined him for a week anyway.
Posted Sept. 29, 2009
Vobora is expected to start against the Detroit Lions on Sunday after serving a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancing substances. The second-year player has said he plans to file a lawsuit, claiming he took supplements that he checked on through the NFL hot line.||||||| The NFL made the announcement Tuesday and said Vobora's suspension begins immediately. He can return to the active roster Oct. 26. Vobora was the last overall pick of last year's draft. He became a starter this year.
Posted Nov. 04, 2008
The Rams elevated Vobora from the practice squad to the roster. He replaced Chris Draft, who broke his foot Sunday and will be out three to six weeks.||||||| Vobora was the last player chosen in the 2008 draft.
Posted July 22, 2008
The Rams announced Tuesday they have agreed to terms with linebacker David Vobora, the ``Mr. Irrelevant'' as the last player chosen in the 2008 draft. Terms of the three-year contract were not disclosed.||||||| Vobora, from the University of Idaho, had 148 tackles and was All-Western Athletic Conference his senior season.