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Dwan Edwards

Dwan Edwards - #92 - DT

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 300 lbs.
Birthday 05/16/1981
Birthplace Billings, MT
College Oregon State
Years played 9
Drafted 2004, 2nd round, 19th pick by Ravens

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
52 1 0

Panthers must tackle big defensive need inside

Posted Jan. 17, 2013 @ 6:39 p.m. ET
The Panthers have ignored the DT position high in the draft in recent years. That could change.

Panthers DT Edwards says 'nothing encouraging' about team's play

Posted Oct. 29, 2012 @ 8:21 p.m. ET
Panthers DT Dwan Edwards was not interested in searching for silver linings when PFW caught up with him after Carolina’s latest loss.

Jaguars sign DT Edwards, cut DT McClain

Posted Sept. 02, 2012 @ 1:08 p.m. ET
The Panthers announced Sunday that they have signed veteran DT Dwan Edwards and waived second-year DT Terrell McClain.

Report: Bills cut DT Edwards

Posted Aug. 31, 2012 @ 3 p.m. ET
The Bills released veteran DT Dwan Edwards, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

Once again, pass rusher is Bills' top priority

Posted Jan. 20, 2012 @ 3:06 a.m. ET
The Bills find themselves right where they were at this time last year — in need of a pass rusher.

Bills' defense remains priority despite improvement

Posted Jan. 05, 2012 @ 8:32 p.m. ET
Bills D-line coach Giff Smith talked to PFW about the impressive rookie season from Marcell Dareus and what needs to be improved for next season.

Dareus making early impact on Bills' D-line

Posted Oct. 06, 2011 @ 12:11 p.m. ET
The Bills drafted DE Marcell Dareus third overall to be an immediate contributor, and he hasn't disappointed.

Bills sign TE Caussin

Posted Dec. 02, 2010 @ 1:31 p.m. ET
The Bills signed TE Mike Caussin to the 53-man roster on Thursday and placed DE Dwan Edwards on injured reserve.

Bills add former Ravens DL Edwards

Posted March 17, 2010 @ 11:43 a.m. ET
The Bills continued to re-shape their defense Wednesday, signing UFA DL Dwan Edwards. According to the Baltimore Sun, it's a four-year deal worth up to $18 million.

Vikings unlikely to keep RB Taylor

Posted Feb. 21, 2010 @ 12:27 p.m. ET
Because other teams are likely to offer him more money and a better opportunity, RB Chester Taylor isn't likely to return to the Vikings next season, according to our Whispers.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 27, 2013
The Panthers have announced they've re-signed Edwards.||||||| Edwards started 14 games and posted a career-high six sacks last season with Carolina, third-most among NFL defensive tackles. He also had 52 tackles. The 31-year-old Edwards is expected to be a starter this season.
Posted Sept. 02, 2012
The Panthers have announced they've made a move at defensive tackle, signing free agent Dwan Edwards and waiving last year's third-round draft pick Terrell McClain. Terms of Edwards' deal were not immediately available.||||||| Edwards played the last two seasons with the Buffalo Bills after spending six years with the Baltimore Ravens. The 6-foot-3, 301-pound Edwards has played in 85 games with 45 starts during his NFL career.
Posted Aug. 31, 2012
A person familiar with the move says the Buffalo Bills have released Edwards. The person confirmed Edwards' release on Friday, speaking on the condition of anonymity because the team hasn't made an announcement. Edwards is an eight-year NFL veteran, and preparing to enter his third season with Buffalo.||||||| Edwards was a two-year starter as a defensive end with the Bills, but was preparing to play a backup role at tackle position after the team switched to a 4-3 lineup this season. He had two years left on the $18 million contract, and scheduled to make a $4.1 million base salary this season.
Posted Dec. 02, 2010
Edwards is done for the season after being placed on injured reserve Thursday because of a hamstring injury.||||||| Edwards signed with the Bills this past offseason as a free agent, and had started all 11 games. He was injured in Sunday's overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Posted March 17, 2010
Edwards has signed a four-year contract with the Buffalo Bills.||||||| A person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press early Wednesday morning that the contract potentially is worth $18 million. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the deal has not yet been announced by the Bills. Edwards is a six-year NFL veteran, who played his entire career with Baltimore. He missed the entire 2008 season with a neck injury, but bounced back last year, with 56 tackles and two sacks in 18 games, including playoffs.

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