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Raiders | Kevin Burnett in LB mix

Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:59:49 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett (ankle) remains in the mix at the weakside linebacker spot with LBs Miles Burris and Sio Moore, despite missing the offseason program with an ankle injury, according to head coach Dennis Allen.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett, Justin Tuck sit out

Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:48:26 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett (undisclosed) and DE Justin Tuck (undisclosed) did not take part in organized team activities Monday, June 9.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett's role up in the air

Mon, 02 Jun 2014 19:54:33 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett's role for the upcoming season is uncertain. With the team drafting LB Khalil Mack, and potentially using him on the strong side as a starter with LB Sio Moore starting on the weak side, the Raiders could go to a 3-4 base defense or the team would trade Burnett.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett on the field for OTAs

Mon, 02 Jun 2014 11:24:08 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett was on the field for organized team activities Monday, June 2.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett could be expendable

Sat, 24 May 2014 20:36:32 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett could be expendable at weakside linebacker depending on how quickly LB Khalil Mack emerges. Mack projects as a starter, and if so Burnett might be too expensive to keep around.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett will be pushed

Wed, 26 Mar 2014 20:30:32 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett should be pushed for the weak-side linebacker job by LBs Miles Burris and Kaluka Maiava if they're healthy.

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Raiders | Wednesday injury report for Week 13

Wed, 27 Nov 2013 11:34:12 -0800

Oakland Raiders DT Daniel Muir (knee) and OT Menelik Watson (illness) were each able to practice in full Wednesday, Nov. 27. LB Kevin Burnett (quadriceps), CB Mike Jenkins (concussion), LB Kaluka Maiava (ribs), LB Sio Moore (shoulder) and TE Mychal Rivera (concussion) were each listed as limited participants. Jenkins, Maiava, Moore, Rivera and Watson are each listed as questionable, while Muir is probable. Burnett has been ruled out.

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Raiders | Tuesday practice report for Week 13

Tue, 26 Nov 2013 16:32:27 -0800

Oakland Raiders S Tyvon Branch (ankle), DE Jason Hunter (foot) and OT Menelik Watson (illness) did not practice Tuesday, Nov. 26. LB Kevin Burnett (quadriceps), CB Mike Jenkins (concussion), LB Kaluka Maiava (ribs), LB Sio Moore (shoulder), DT Daniel Muir (knee) and TE Mychal Rivera (concussion) were limited.

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Raiders | Monday's Week 13 practice report

Mon, 25 Nov 2013 20:06:00 -0800

Oakland Raiders SS Tyvon Branch (ankle), DE Jason Hunter (foot) and WR Denarius Moore (shoulder) were unable to practice Monday, Nov. 25. LB Kevin Burnett (quadriceps), CB Mike Jenkins (concussion), LB Kaluka Maiava (ribs), LB Sio Moore (shoulder), DT Daniel Muir (knee) and TE Mychal Rivera (concussion) were listed as limited participants.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett day-to-day

Mon, 25 Nov 2013 14:56:19 -0800

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett (quadriceps) is considered day-to-day because of a bruised quadriceps. Head coach Dennis Allen said he believes Burnett will be able to play Week 13.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett leaves game

Sun, 24 Nov 2013 18:24:15 -0800

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett (quadriceps) left the Week 12 game against the Tennessee Titans due to a quadriceps contusion.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett practices in full

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 18:02:46 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett (illness) practiced full Friday, Sept. 20.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett limited

Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:40:36 -0700

Oakland Raiders LB Kevin Burnett (illness) was limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 19.

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Raiders | Two work at weak-side LB

Fri, 26 Jul 2013 18:51:32 -0700

Oakland Raiders LBs Kevin Burnett and Kaluka Maiava each saw reps at weak-side linebacker during practice Friday, July 26. The two are expected to be joined in the competition by LB Miles Burris (knee) when he gets healthy.

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Raiders | Kevin Burnett added

Sun, 17 Mar 2013 18:09:06 -0700

The Oakland Raiders signed free-agent LB Kevin Burnett (Dolphins) Sunday, March 17. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.

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Dolphins | Kevin Burnett released

Tue, 12 Mar 2013 18:52:21 -0700

The Miami Dolphins released LB Kevin Burnett Tuesday, March 12.

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Dolphins | Kevin Burnett leaves game

Sun, 30 Dec 2012 20:29:40 -0800

Miami Dolphins LB Kevin Burnett (concussion) left the Week 17 game against the New England Patriots due to a concussion. No results were announced.

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Dolphins | Kevin Burnett listed as questionable

Fri, 12 Oct 2012 14:54:24 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Kevin Burnett (ankle) was limited during practice Friday, Oct. 12, and is listed as questionable for Week 6.

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Dolphins | Six probable for Week 5

Fri, 05 Oct 2012 12:22:21 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Kevin Burnett (foot), CB Nolan Carroll (Achilles'), DT Tony McDaniel (knee), WR Marlon Moore (hamstring), DT Paul Soliai (ankle) and LB Austin Spitler (groin) all fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 5, and are probable for the team's Week 5 game.

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Dolphins | Four players limited

Thu, 04 Oct 2012 16:06:57 -0700

Miami Dolphins DT Tony McDaniel (knee), LB Kevin Burnett (foot), LB Austin Spitler (groin) and CB Nolan Carroll (Achilles') were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 4.

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Dolphins | Three miss practice

Wed, 03 Oct 2012 14:24:17 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Kevin Burnett (foot), CB Nolan Carroll (Achilles'), and CB Richard Marshall (back) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 3.

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Dolphins | Nine probable for Week 3

Fri, 21 Sep 2012 13:02:31 -0700

Miami Dolphins WR Anthony Armstrong (hamstring), LB Kevin Burnett (foot), LB Jonathan Freeny (thumb), CB Richard Marshall (back), RB Lamar Miller (ankle), LB Koa Misi (foot), DE Jared Odrick (thumb), RB Daniel Thomas (concussion) and S Jimmy Wilson (back) all fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 21, and are probable for the team's Week 3 game.

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Dolphins | Three miss practice

Thu, 20 Sep 2012 13:48:14 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Kevin Burnett (foot), DT Tony McDaniel (knee) and WR Marlon Moore (Hamstring) all missed practice Thursday, Sept. 20.

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Dolphins | Four out for preseason game

Fri, 17 Aug 2012 12:40:25 -0700

Miami Dolphins DE Cameron Wake (whiplash), LB Karlos Dansby, (undisclosed), LB Kevin Burnett (undisclosed) and DT Tony McDaniel (knee) are all out for the Dolphins preseason game against the Carolina Panthers Friday, Aug. 17. DE Olivier Vernon will start for Wake. LBs Jason Trusnik and Gary Guyton will likely start for Dansby and Burnett. OGs Artis Hicks (undisclosed) and Eric Steinbach (undisclosed) could also miss the game.

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Dolphins | Koa Misi, Kevin Burnett working at OLB

Wed, 30 May 2012 13:20:26 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Koa Misi has been working at strongside linebacker during organized team activities while LB Kevin Burnett has been working at weakside linebacker.

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Dolphins | Kevin Burnett recovered from knee scope

Tue, 24 Apr 2012 19:15:12 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Kevin Burnett (knee) had his knee scoped during the offseason, but he was on the field and participating Tuesday, April 24, at the team's voluntary offseason workout.

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Dolphins | Consider position switch for Koa Misi

Tue, 28 Feb 2012 20:50:24 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have not yet settled on their defensive scheme for 2012. The new coaching regime do not plan on using LB Koa Misi at defensive end, and their tentative plans might be to move him to inside linebacker. In 20 of the 28 games he has started, Misi has served as strong-side linebacker. Misi played defensive end in college at Utah. If Misi is moved inside, he would compete with LBs Karlos Dansby and Kevin Burnett for playing time.

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Dolphins | Kevin Burnett looking to improve play

Sat, 01 Oct 2011 10:52:52 -0700

Miami Dolphins LB Kevin Burnett said he has not played well so far this season and needs to improve his play in order to help the team succeed. "I haven't done enough to help my team," Burnett said. "A season is made of 1,000 plays, and I've got 830 more to go. But it has to happen now. At some point, you have to show flashes of it. I don't want to live on potential and not production."

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Dolphins | Kevin Burnett added

Fri, 29 Jul 2011 17:42:49 -0700

The Miami Dolphins have agreed to a five-year deal with free-agent LB Kevin Burnett (Chargers). He will receive $10 million in guaranteed money.

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Chargers | Kevin Burnett wants to return, but may be too pricey

Wed, 27 Jul 2011 16:03:37 -0700

After some big signings, the San Diego Chargers may not be able to afford re-signing LB Kevin Burnett, one of their own unrestricted free agents. Some sources have said Burnett is looking for more than $5 million per year, but his agent, Ricky Lefft, said they have not exchanged numbers with the Chargers. Burnett is interested in returning to San Diego, and Lefft believes the two sides will still talk.

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Chargers | Unrestricted free agents

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 21:24:46 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have the following unrestricted free agents to consider re-signing for the 2011 season: DE/LB Antwan Barnes, LB Kevin Burnett, DB Tyrone Carter, DE Jacques Cesaire, LB Stephen Cooper, LS James Dearth, WR Malcom Floyd, DB Dante Hughes, DE Travis Johnson, LB Brandon Moore, C Scott Mruczkowski, WR Legedu Naanee, LS Ryan Neill, DB Paul Oliver, LB Brandon Siler, RB Darren Sproles, QB Billy Volek, WR Kelley Washington, S Pat Watkins and S Eric Weddle.

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Bills | Could show interest in SD LBs

Mon, 25 Jul 2011 12:22:10 -0700

The Buffalo Bills could show interest in free agent LBs Kevin Burnett (Chargers), Brandon Siler (Chargers) and Stephen Cooper (Chargers) if they are not able to re-sign free-agent LB Paul Posluszny.

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Chargers | Kevin Burnett may be priority among ILBs

Mon, 11 Jul 2011 11:15:26 -0700

The San Diego Chargers are believed to consider impending free-agent LB Kevin Burnett as the top choice to re-sign among the their three free agent inside linebackers. Impending free-agent LBs Stephen Cooper and Brandon Siler are considered secondary options to re-sign.

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Chargers | Interested in re-signing two defensive players

Wed, 04 May 2011 10:42:45 -0700

The San Diego Chargers are believed to be interested in re-signing impending free agent DE Jacques Cesaire and LB Kevin Burnett this offseason.

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Chargers | Kevin Burnett calls Roger Goodell a liar

Thu, 17 Mar 2011 07:17:48 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett blasted commissioner Roger Goodell in an interview with a San Diego radio station, calling him a liar, reports Bill Willamson, of ESPN.com. "Goodell's full of it. He's a liar," Burnett said. "You're a blatant liar. 'It's our league, it's we, we love the players, we want the league,' but what have you done for the players? What have you done, in all honesty, to improve the game, besides fine guys, besides take money away from guys, besides change a game that you've never played? … He's done nothing to improve the game."

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Chargers | Expected to try to bring back Kevin Burnett

Mon, 07 Mar 2011 13:32:29 -0800

The San Diego Chargers are expected to make a strong attempt at re-signing impending free-agent LB Kevin Burnett this offseason, reports Kevin Acee, of The San Diego Union-Tribune.

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Panthers | May be interested in two SD linebackers

Fri, 14 Jan 2011 11:47:39 -0800

The Carolina Panthers may show interest in San Diego Chargers impending free-agent LBs Kevin Burnett and Stephen Cooper this offseason, reports Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune.

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Chargers | Kevin Burnett practices Wednesday

Wed, 03 Nov 2010 16:32:37 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (shoulder) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 3.

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Chargers | Kevin Burnett injures shoulder

Mon, 01 Nov 2010 10:49:02 -0700

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (shoulder) suffered a shoulder in the team's Week 8 game, according to The Associated Press' Bernie Wilson.

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Chargers | Three practice Friday

Fri, 01 Jan 2010 19:24:32 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (neck), DE Travis Johnson (groin) and P Mike Scifres (groin) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 1, and each are listed as probable for Week 17.

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Chargers | Four practice Thursday, should play Week 17

Thu, 31 Dec 2009 19:35:03 -0800

San Diego Chargers P Mike Scifres (groin), LB Kevin Burnett (neck), DE Jacques Cesaire (elbow) and DE Travis Johnson (groin) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 31, and each should play Week 17.

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Chargers | Burnett expected to return to practice soon

Thu, 31 Dec 2009 09:01:34 -0800

Kevin Acee, of the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (neck) has seen a specialist for his neck injury and is expected to return to practice soon.

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Chargers | Five miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 30 Dec 2009 16:13:21 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (neck), FB Jacob Hester (shoulder), DE Travis Johnson (groin), WR Legedu Naanee (foot) and S Eric Weddle (knee) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Dec. 30.

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Chargers | Week 16 Inactives

Fri, 25 Dec 2009 15:35:46 -0800

The San Diego Chargers have declared FS C.J. Spillman, QB Charlie Whitehurst, WR Craig Davis, CB Dante Hughes, C Eric Ghiaciuc, DL Jacques Cesaire, LB Kevin Burnett, RB Michael Bennett inactive for Week 16.

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Chargers | Burnett questionable for Week 16

Thu, 24 Dec 2009 15:36:17 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (neck) fully participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 24. He is listed as questionable for Week 16.

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Chargers | Five practice in full Wednesday

Wed, 23 Dec 2009 14:05:23 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (neck), C Nick Hardwick (ankle), DL Travis Johnson (groin), WR Legedu Naanee (foot) and P Mike Scifres (groin) practiced in full Wednesday, Dec. 23.

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Chargers | Three practice in full Tuesday

Tue, 22 Dec 2009 17:13:01 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (neck), C Nick Hardwick (ankle) and P Mike Scifres (groin) practiced in full Tuesday, Dec. 22.

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Chargers | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 20 Dec 2009 12:13:49 -0800

The San Diego Chargers have declared DL Antonio Garay, FS C.J. Spillman, QB Charlie Whitehurst, WR Craig Davis, CB Dante Hughes, LB Kevin Burnett, RB Michael Bennett, C Nick Hardwick inactive for Week 15.

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Chargers | Six practice Friday, probable for Week 13

Fri, 04 Dec 2009 15:50:50 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (head), FB Jacob Hester (knee), DE Travis Johnson (groin), DT Ogemdi Nwagbuo (ankle), LB Shaun Phillips (ankle) and P Mike Scifres (groin) practiced in full Friday, Dec. 4. Each are listed as probable for Week 13 and will play.

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Chargers | Six practice in full Thursday

Thu, 03 Dec 2009 18:42:13 -0800

San Diego Chargers LB Kevin Burnett (head), FB Jacob Hester (knee), DE Travis Johnson (groin), DT Ogemdi Nwagbuo (ankle), LB Shaun Phillips (ankle) and P Mike Scifres (groin) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 3, and each are expected to play Week 13.

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