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DeMeco Ryans

DeMeco Ryans - #59 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 247 lbs.
Birthday 07/28/1984
Birthplace Bessemer, AL
College Alabama
Years played 8
Drafted 2006, 2nd round, 1st pick by Texans

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
113 0 1

Eagles sign QB Foles

Posted May 21, 2012 @ 9:40 a.m. ET
The Eagles have signed QB Nick Foles, their third-round draft choice, to a four-year contract. Financial terms were not announced.

Colts claim OG Taylor off waivers

Posted May 18, 2012 @ 8:10 p.m. ET
The Colts have signed their third former Eagles offensive guard, claiming Zane Taylor off waivers from Philadelphia on Friday.

Jets sign veteran S Bell

Posted May 18, 2012 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
The Jets added another safety this offseason, signing veteran Yeremiah Bell on Friday.

Eagles extend RB McCoy

Posted May 17, 2012 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
The Eagles announced a five-year contract extension for RB LeSean McCoy on Thursday evening.

Suggs, Peters may lose part of salaries

Posted May 16, 2012 @ 8:04 p.m. ET
The Ravens and Eagles may recoup some salary from Terrell Suggs and Jason Peters, who were injured this offseason in non-football activities, according to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen.

Better NFL offense: Eagles or Lions?

Posted May 16, 2012 @ 2:19 p.m. ET
In the first matchup of our video series facing the NFL's top offenses against each other, we look at the Eagles vs. the Lions.

Former Eagles O-line coach Walsh dies

Posted May 16, 2012 @ 11:57 a.m. ET
Former Eagles offensive line coach Bill Walsh died at his home in Atlanta on Sunday at the age of 84.

Raiders sign FB Schmitt

Posted May 15, 2012 @ 10:28 p.m. ET
The Raiders have signed former Eagles FB Owen Schmitt to a one-year contract after a tryout Tuesday, the team announced.

Report: Peters re-injures Achilles tendon

Posted May 14, 2012 @ 6:30 p.m. ET
Eagles OLT Jason Peters ruptured his Achilles tendon for the second time, according to Derrick Gunn of Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia.

Former Eagles C Jackson retires

Posted May 12, 2012 @ 12:04 p.m. ET
Veteran C Jamaal Jackson decided to retire after one day at a tryout with the Giants. 

Bills sign QB Young

Posted May 11, 2012 @ 1:01 p.m. ET
The Bills signed QB Vince Young to a one-year deal on Friday. He worked out for the team last week.

Eagles reach deal with second-rounder Kendricks

Posted May 08, 2012 @ 6:31 p.m. ET
The Eagles have signed their second-round pick, LB Mychal Kendericks, to a four-year contract. Financial terms were not announced.

Three factors determine risers, sliders in 2012 standings

Posted May 08, 2012 @ 4:14 p.m. ET
It’s time to think about who will win and lose in the 2012 season, and you might want to consider these factors when determining the order of finish.

Report: Falcons received $3 million in cap credits for 2012

Posted May 01, 2012 @ 12:25 a.m. ET
The NFL granted the Falcons $3 million in salary-cap credits for 2012, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Monday.

Fantasy spin: Eagles QB Nick Foles

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 5:04 a.m. ET
Did the Eagles reach for QB Nick Foles as a project in the third round? If not, does he have any fantasy value this upcoming season?

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 21, 2012
The Philadelphia Eagles have acquired Ryans from the Houston Texans for a fourth-round draft pick in 2012.||||||| The 27-year-old linebacker leaves Houston as the Texans all-time leader with 637 tackles while also contributing eight sacks, six forced fumbles, eight fumble recoveries and two interceptions in his six-year career. Ryans missed most of the 2010 season after tearing his left Achilles' tendon. Eagles coach Andy Reid calls Ryans a "proven Pro Bowl linebacker" that he can plug into the middle of the defense.
Posted Oct. 17, 2010
Ryans will miss the rest of the season after tearing his left Achilles' tendon just before halftime of the Texans' 35-31 win over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.||||||| Ryans jumped and fell to the turf on a touchdown by the Chiefs. He remained on the turf for a few minutes while trainers attended to him before being helped to the cart. Coach Gary Kubiak says Ryans will have surgery in the next couple of days to repair the injury.
Posted March 04, 2010
The Houston Texans have tendered offers to Pro Bowl middle linebacker DeMeco Ryans and six other restricted free agents.||||||| Ryans, the 2006 Defensive Rookie of Year, had 123 tackles and a sack last season.
Posted Jan. 03, 2007
Ryans was named the NFL's defensive rookie of the year this season. Ryans finished the season with 156 tackles, the most by a rookie since Zach Thomas had 154 in 1996.||||||| Ryans played much better than No. 1 overall pick Mario Williams this season. Ryans has the potential to be one of the best middle linebackers in the game and be the cornerstone of the defense. If the Texans knew this before the season, they would have selected Reggie Bush.
Posted Jan. 01, 2007
Ryans finished the season with 156 tackles, the most by a rookie since Zach Thomas had 154 in 1996. Ryans had 10 in the Texans' 14-6 win over the Browns on Sunday.||||||| Ryans has played much better than No. 1 overall pick Mario Williams this season. Ryans has the potential to be one of the best middle linebackers in the game and be the cornerstone of the defense. If the Texans knew this before the season, they would have selected Reggie Bush.

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