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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 07:33:48 -0700
Detroit Lions WR Jeremy Ross wants to be known for more than just returning kicks. "There's been a lot of return people, guys who don't really do well at receiver or are just known for returns," Ross said. "I don't want to just be that guy. I don't want to be a one-dimensional guy, I want to be a multidimensional guy. I want to have success at return, but then also wideout, too."
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:37:47 -0700
The Detroit Lions have a huge competition at the wide receiver spot for a starting role behind WRs Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate. WRs Jeremy Ross, Kris Durham, Ryan Broyles and Corey Fuller are all in contention at this point.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:44:23 -0700
Detroit Lions WR Kevin Ogletree has been spent time on the top unit each of the first two days of training camp, working as the No. 3 receiver. He is battling WRs Ryan Broyles, Kris Durham, Corey Fuller and Jeremy Ross, among others, for the No. 3 job behind starting WRs Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate. Offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi singled out Ogletree during the spring as a player that impressed him.
Fantasy Tip: If Ogletree was able to work into a No. 3 role, he would still be more of a WR4 or flex play in fantasy leagues of 12 or more teams. However, all it would take is one injury to Johnson or Tate for him to see more targets and relevance.
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:17:45 -0700
Detroit Lions WR Jeremy Ross has a good chance to win the slot receiver job during training camp. Ross likely will make the team even if he does not win the job, because he is a returner.
Mon, 09 Jun 2014 09:40:22 -0700
Detroit Lions RB Reggie Bush has no plans to be considered for kick or punt returns in 2014. "As of right now, no," Bush said. "And hopefully, no. I'd like to think I graduated from returning kicks and punts," Bush said. WR Jeremy Ross will continue to be the man for kick and punt returns.
Fantasy Tip: It's probably best that Bush stick to running back duties to preserve his body for the long haul in a new offense that he could see a lot of action in.
Mon, 09 Jun 2014 05:56:05 -0700
Detroit Lions WR Jeremy Ross is likely the unquestioned punt returner for the team. WR Golden Tate has offered to return punts, but the team wants him to focus on offense.
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:24:19 -0700
The Detroit Lions have re-signed exclusive rights free-agent WR Jeremy Ross. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Sat, 15 Mar 2014 08:58:33 -0700
Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate said he is not sure if the team will use him as a punt returner, but he would like to compete for that job. Tate likely would have to compete with WR Jeremy Ross if he is given the chance for the job.
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 08:36:04 -0800
The Detroit Lions have tendered offers to exclusive rights free-agent WR Jeremy Ross, WR Kris Durham, TE Matt Veldman and LB Julian Stanford. Durham will make $645,000 next season, Ross and Stanford will make $570,000, and Veldman will make $420,000.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:03:15 -0800
Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew said the team will re-sign exclusive rights free-agent WRs Kris Durham and Jeremy Ross.
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 17:09:12 -0800
The Detroit Lions are expected to re-sign exclusive rights free-agent WRs Kris Durham and Jeremy Ross this offseason.
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 11:32:32 -0800
Detroit Lions WR Jeremy Ross could have a bigger role in the offense next season.
Fri, 22 Nov 2013 14:57:25 -0800
Detroit Lions WR Nate Burleson (forearm) is likely to see most of the snaps out of the slot position in Week 12 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, meaning WRs Jeremy Ross and Kris Durham will see less playing time. Burleson practiced in full pads both Thursday, Nov. 21, and Friday, Nov. 22, and is probable for this weekend.
Sat, 09 Nov 2013 17:36:51 -0800
Detroit Lions WR Jeremy Ross and TE Joseph Fauria could see time as slot receivers during the team's Week 10 game.
Fri, 08 Nov 2013 13:44:51 -0800
Detroit Lions WR Jeremy Ross or TE Joseph Fauria could see snaps out of the slot position in Week 10 against the Chicago Bears with WR Nate Burleson (forearm) being ruled out.
Fantasy Tip: Fauria is the wiser choice if you're desperately seeking a flex option in a much deeper league.
Sun, 27 Oct 2013 19:33:08 -0700
Detroit Lions WR Jeremy Ross started at kick return in Week 8 against the Dallas Cowboys, and he finished as the punt return man, too, after WR Ryan Broyles (Achilles') left with a serious injury.
Sat, 19 Oct 2013 08:57:41 -0700
The Detroit Lions have signed practice squad WR Jeremy Ross to their active roster. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. The team also waived TE Dorin Dickerson.
Sun, 13 Oct 2013 15:59:02 -0700
Green Bay Packers beat writer Tom Silverstein suggests the team could use TE Jermichael Finley as the team's third wide receiver if WRs Randall Cobb (knee) and James Jones (knee, shin) are sidelined for any length of time. Recently released WR Jeremy Ross might also be an option.
Mon, 23 Sep 2013 11:58:36 -0700
The Green Bay Packers released WR Jeremy Ross Monday, Sept. 23.
Sun, 22 Sep 2013 13:11:06 -0700
Green Bay Packers RB Johnathan Franklin (undisclosed) left the Week 3 game with an undisclosed injury but has since returned. WR Jeremy Ross was lining up in the backfield in his absence.
Mon, 26 Aug 2013 21:12:11 -0700
Green Bay Packers WR Jeremy Ross got the first crack at punt returns in practice Monday, Aug. 26, followed by WR Randall Cobb, CB Tramon Williams and CB Micah Hyde.
Wed, 14 Aug 2013 09:25:11 -0700
Green Bay Packers WR Jeremy Ross might make the 53-man roster due to his play on special teams, and not necessarily his play in the passing game. He has been a good tackler on special teams, and also appears to be the frontrunner for both kickoffs and punt returns, at least while WR Randall Cobb (biceps) is not 100 percent.
Fantasy Tip: Ross has no fantasy appeal in re-draft leagues, but could be somewhat valuable in those specialty leagues which reward individual return yardage if he lands both kickoff and punt return duties.
Tue, 23 Jul 2013 09:32:00 -0700
Green Bay Packers WRs Jarrett Boykin, Jeremy Ross, Myles White and Charles X. Johnson will head into training camp battling for the fourth and fifth receiver jobs behind mainstays Randall Cobb, James Jones and Jordy Nelson.
Mon, 31 Dec 2012 09:40:14 -0800
Green Bay Packers WR Randall Cobb (ankle, knee) is expected to play in the team's Wild Card game Saturday, Jan. 5. Head coach Mike McCarthy, however, said he plans to work both Cobb and WR Jeremy Ross in the return game during practice this week, and he will not make a final determination until game time.
Thu, 27 Dec 2012 18:51:24 -0800
Green Bay Packers WR Jeremy Ross likely will be the kick and punt returner for Week 17 if WR Randall Cobb (ankle, knee) is not able to play in the game.
Tue, 04 Dec 2012 10:30:49 -0800
The Green Bay Packers may decide to let WR Jeremy Ross be the alternative kick returner in order to let WR Randall Cobb focus more on his offensive duties. Special teams coach Shawn Slocum said Ross is "a natural catcher of the ball" and has "excellent speed…good vision." "Let's don't put the cart before the horse," Slocum said. "Let the week's progression take its natural course. We'll make those decisions. Randall's our returner and at this point I don't anticipate changing a whole lot."
Sat, 01 Dec 2012 17:45:16 -0800
The Green Bay Packers promoted WR Jeremy Ross from the practice squad to the active roster Saturday, Dec. 1.
Wed, 17 Oct 2012 08:48:14 -0700
The Green Bay Packers announced Wednesday, Oct. 17, they have signed WR Jeremy Ross and DE Drew Vanderlin to the practice squad.
Wed, 05 Sep 2012 19:46:31 -0700
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers worked out free-agents WR Thomas Mayo (NCAA), QB Stephen McGee (Cowboys), WR Jeremy Ross (Colts) and WR Roberto Wallace (Dolphins) Wednesday, Sept. 5.
Fri, 31 Aug 2012 17:56:17 -0700
The Indianapolis Colts cut DT Chigbo Anunoby, OT Steven Baker, LB Jerry Brown, RB Darren Evans, OT George Foster, OG Hayworth Hicks, LB Greg Lloyd Jr., TE Kyle Miller, WR Kashif Moore, WR Jeremy Ross, DT Jason Shirley, TE Andre P. Smith, C Zane Taylor, OT Mike Tepper and S Latarrius Thomas Friday, Aug. 31.
Thu, 05 Jan 2012 15:29:12 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts re-signed WR Jeremy Ross to a reserve/future contract Thursday, Jan. 5.
Wed, 28 Sep 2011 13:15:04 -0700
The Indianapolis Colts have signed WR Jeremy Ross and OL Matt Murphy to their practice squad. In corresponding moves, the team released QB Mike Hartline and LB Caleb Campbell from their practice squad.
Tue, 26 Jul 2011 18:44:46 -0700
The New England Patriots announced Tuesday, July 26, that they have agreed to terms with 10 undrafted rookie free agents. The list includes OT Corey Woods (Akron), WR Jeremy Ross (California), DE Alex Silvestro (Rutgers), LB Jeff Tarpinian (Iowa), OT Kyle Hix (Texas), OL Mike Berry (Auburn), TE Will Yeatman (Maryland), DE Ryan Coulson (Nevada), DE Clay Nurse (Illinois) and LB Anthony Leonard (West Virginia).
Thu, 07 Apr 2011 13:24:40 -0700
The Green Bay Packers are expected to meet with University of California WR Jeremy Ross within the next few weeks, sources told Adam Caplan, of FOXSports.com.
Thu, 10 Mar 2011 13:46:43 -0800
University of California WR Jeremy Ross measured 5-foot-11 7/8, 209 pounds at his Pro Day Wednesday, March 9, reports Gil Brandt, of NFL.com. He ran the 40-yard dash in 4.46 seconds and 4.48 seconds, the short shuttle in 4.24 seconds and the three-cone drill in 7.19 seconds. He measured a 39-inch vertical jump, a 9-foot-9 broad jump and completed 22 repetitions on the 225-pound bench press.