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Michael Lewis | Wide Receiver

Team: San Francisco 49ers
Age / DOB:  (42) / 11/14/1971
Ht / Wt:  5'8' / 173
College: None
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49ers signed return specialist Michael Lewis.
"Beer Man" will return punts for San Francisco. The team cut WR Brandon Williams, who had failed to impress in the role. Tue, Sep 25, 2007 09:41:00 PM
Source: espn.com

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Saints released return specialist Michael Lewis.

The "Beer Man" had a longer run than anyone could have imagined. After serious knee injuries the last two years, he surprised many just by playing last season. At 36, his career is probably over.
Fri, Jun 15, 2007 05:48:00 PM

Saints activated KR Michael Lewis from the PUP list.

Lewis, the "beer man", is expected to be recovered from a knee injury. New Orleans waived reserve wideout Lance Moore to make room.
Sun, Oct 29, 2006 01:10:00 PM

WR/KR Michael Lewis (knee) is eligible to return from the PUP list.

Lewis has reportedly told the team he's ready to return, but the Saints likely won't make a decision until at least next week. They have three weeks to activate him, release him or place him on injured reserve.
Wed, Oct 18, 2006 09:13:00 AM

Saints placed Michael Lewis on the Physically-Unable-to-Perform list.

"The Beer Man" (knee) is eligible to return in Week 7.
Sat, Sep 2, 2006 12:15:00 AM

Saints KR Michael Lewis has yet to practice in training camp.

Lewis had his knee scoped in June after professing he felt "great." Donte Stallworth missed his third practice with a strained groin.
Fri, Aug 4, 2006 11:25:00 PM

KR Michael Lewis (knee) is feeling "great."

Lewis tore his MCL and PCL in Week Two last year. The ex-beer man has been a star on the Saints' return unit.
Source: The Courier
Mon, Jun 5, 2006 10:37:00 AM

Saints re-signed return specialist Michael Lewis to a three-year contract.

It was incorrectly reported as a one-year deal previously. Lewis famously worked as a beer truck driver before becoming one of the better special teams players in football over the last five years.
Sun, Apr 9, 2006 04:05:00 PM

Return specialist Michael Lewis has agreed to a one-year contract with the Saints.

"The Beer Man" is back! Lewis' injured right knee, which kept him out of most of last season, will prevent him from practicing this week.
Sun, Apr 9, 2006 10:48:00 AM

Saints return specialist Michael Lewis visited the Rams Wednesday.

"The Beer Man" could join the growing number of former Saints with Jim Haslett in St. Louis.
Thu, Mar 23, 2006 08:55:00 AM

Saints placed WR Michael Lewis on injured reserve with a knee injury, ending his season.

This could be the end to the storybook career of ''The Beer Man.''
Thu, Sep 22, 2005 03:50:00 PM

Kick returner Michael Lewis reportedly tore his ACL last night, which would end his season.

''It didn't look good,'' coach Jim Haslett said.
Tue, Sep 20, 2005 09:43:00 AM

Saints kick returner Michael Lewis left today's game with knee injury in the fourth quarter.

Coach Jim Haslett indicated that the injury looked serious.
Tue, Sep 20, 2005 12:17:00 AM

Michael Lewis returned a kickoff 96 yards for a touchdown today.

He probably wasn't in your lineup, but it was a great play nonetheless.
Sun, Dec 26, 2004 04:52:00 PM

Wide receiver Michael Lewis (ankle), who missed last week's game vs. Carolina, is probable against Dallas.

Sat, Dec 11, 2004 08:34:00 AM

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