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Samson Satele

Samson Satele - #64 - C

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 299 lbs.
Birthday 11/29/1984
Birthplace Kailua, HI
College Hawaii
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 2nd round, 28th pick by Dolphins

Report: Colts seventh-rounders Conner, Fisher agree to contracts

Posted July 22, 2010 @ 5:42 p.m. ET
The Colts have agreed to terms on deals with rookie CB-RS Ray Fisher and rookie LB Kavell Conner, according to a report from The Indianapolis Star.

AFC South training-camp reports

Posted July 21, 2010 @ 8:41 a.m. ET
In the third installment in our series of training-camp reports, we look at the AFC South teams.

Colts' Session, Wheeler only going to get better

Posted July 15, 2010 @ 1:37 p.m. ET
SLB Philip Wheeler and WLB Clint Session made major strides in 2009 in their second and third seasons, respectively. With Session now locked in at his natural position and Wheeler beginning the season a starter, even bigger things are expected ...

Patriots restocked roster after Super Bowl wins

Posted July 10, 2010 @ 11:21 a.m. ET
We look at how defending Super Bowl champions drafted from 2000-09. Some teams — such as the 2005 Patriots, who drafted OG Logan Mankins — fared well, while others struggled.

Polian discusses approach to Manning negotiations

Posted July 05, 2010 @ 1:56 p.m. ET
Speaking over the weekend, Colts president Bill Polian offered some insight as to how he is handling the ongoing contract talks with QB Peyton Manning's agent, Tom Condon, a situation that also faces the Patriots and QB Tom Brady.

Ugoh, Pollak getting second chances with Colts

Posted July 02, 2010 @ 4:11 p.m. ET
The way we hear it, both Tony Ugoh, a second-round pick in 2007, and Mike Pollak, a second-round pick in ’08, feel like they’ve been granted new leases on life in pursuit of possible starting OG berths this coming ...

Colts hoping for much more from DT Moala

Posted June 17, 2010 @ 4:25 p.m. ET
It appears everybody connected with the Colts is envisioning a much bigger contribution in 2010 from DT Fili Moala, who played very sparingly in his rookie season.

Colts sign FS Bethea to new contract

Posted June 11, 2010 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
The Colts have one fewer contract concern to worry about after announcing the signing of restricted free-agent FS Antoine Bethea to a new contract early Friday afternoon.

Focused Peyton will keep Colts atop division

Posted June 09, 2010 @ 10:13 a.m. ET
Despite some chinks in their state-of-the-art armor, the Colts figure to remain on an elite course as long as Peyton Manning continues giving his all. 

Contract issues cloud Colts' minicamp

Posted June 06, 2010 @ 10:21 a.m. ET
Sources on the scene at the Colts' mandatory minicamp said there was no denying the camp-long concern created by the absences of three Pro Bowlers — WR Reggie Wayne, DE Robert Mathis and FS Antonie Bethea.

Expectations doubled for Colts rookie Fisher

Posted May 20, 2010 @ 6:26 p.m. ET
No Colts rookie will be counted on more this coming season than seventh-rounder Ray Fisher, who the team hopes will pick up the slack in a shorthanded CB corps, in addition to returning kickoffs.

Colts rookie CB Thomas could miss season

Posted May 07, 2010 @ 5:25 p.m. ET
The Colts announced Friday that rookie CB Kevin Thomas, the team's third-round pick in last month's draft, suffered a knee injury in the team's rookie camp that could cause him to miss the 2010 season.

McClendon could crack Colts' starting O-line

Posted May 07, 2010 @ 3:40 p.m. ET
We hear the only Colts rookie with a real shot at becoming a starter right away is fourth-round draft pick Jacques McClendon, who is expected to get a shot at competing for one of the starting OG jobs.

2010 draft choices by team: Colts

Posted April 24, 2010 @ 11:28 p.m. ET
Here are the players who were chosen by the Indianapolis Colts in the 2010 NFL draft.

Colts excited about return of Sanders, Gonzalez

Posted April 23, 2010 @ 9:42 a.m. ET
No matter how successful a draft the Colts have this year, they figure to benefit immensely from the return to action of Bob Sanders and Anthony Gonzalez, two key players who were out with injuries much of last season.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 14, 2012
Satele started Sunday's playoff game at Baltimore.||||||| Satele had been bothered by an ankle injury.
Posted March 21, 2012
The Indianapolis Colts have signed free agent center Samson Satele, perhaps paving the way for Jeff Saturday's exit.||||||| A person with knowledge of the deal says it's a three-year contract worth $10.8 million, with $5 million guaranteed. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity to The Associated Press because the team did not announce the terms.
Posted Aug. 03, 2011
The Oakland Raiders have re-signed free agent center Samson Satele.||||||| Satele started 27 games the past two years for the Raiders. But he is likely returning as a backup after Oakland drafted Stefen Wisniewski in the second round to start at center.
Posted March 23, 2009
The Miami Dolphins have traded Satele to the Oakland Raiders for an undisclosed draft pick.||||||| The move announced Monday clears the way for Jake Grove to move into the starting center spot. The Dolphins signed Grove to a multiyear deal earlier this month, after he spent five seasons with the Raiders. Satele had been Miami's starting center since 2007, the beginning of his rookie season.
Posted July 19, 2007
Satele signed a four-year, $2.89 million contract with the Miami Dolphins.||||||| The deal signed by Satele, a 311-pound center from Hawaii, included a guaranteed $1.225 million. He was taken with the second of Miami's two second-round picks in April.

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