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Kenny Peterson | Defensive Lineman

Team: Denver Broncos
Age / DOB:  (39) / 11/21/1978
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 300
College: Ohio State
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 3 (79) / GB

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Broncos released DL Kenny Peterson.
The Xanders/McDaniels regime gave Peterson a three-year deal last year and started him in all 16 games, but he produced just one sack, 40 tackles, and was ineffective against the run. Peterson, 31, shouldn't draw much interest. Wed, Mar 10, 2010 06:59:00 PM
Source: Denver Post

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Broncos re-signed DL Kenny Peterson to a three-year contract.

A former third-round pick who's never met expectations, Peterson will push for playing time at end in Denver's hybrid defense. Peterson had three sacks in 16 games last season. He isn't an ideal 3-4 scheme fit at just 6'3/285.
Wed, Mar 4, 2009 05:00:00 PM

Free agent DL Kenny Peterson "has decided to remain with the Broncos," according to the Sacramento Bee.

The 49ers had given Peterson a look, but it appears he's set to be re-signed. Peterson played for the sixth-year veteran's minimum last season.
Wed, Mar 4, 2009 02:56:00 PM

Broncos signed DL Kenny Peterson.

Peterson was cut by the Broncos last month after serving a four-game substance abuse suspension, but his ability to play both inside and out will add depth to the Broncos' line. The Broncos cut DT Antwon Burton to make room.
Source: Denver Post
Tue, Nov 13, 2007 08:10:00 PM

Broncos released DL Kenny Peterson.

Peterson was eligible to return from his four-game suspension this week, but Denver decided not to keep six defensive ends on the active roster.
Mon, Oct 8, 2007 08:10:00 PM

Kenny Peterson is eligible to return to the Broncos following a four-game suspension for violating the league's steroids policy.

Peterson is expected to practice Wednesday, but might not be added to the active roster yet.
Tue, Oct 2, 2007 09:10:00 AM

Broncos re-signed DL Kenny Peterson.

Peterson, who has been suspended, is eligible to play in Week 5.
Sun, Jul 29, 2007 02:34:00 PM

Broncos released DL Kenny Peterson.

Peterson is on the hook to serve a four-game suspension if he catches on with another club. It's not likely that he will any time soon.
Sat, Jul 28, 2007 07:30:00 PM

NFL suspended Broncos DL Kenny Peterson four games for violating the league's steriod policy.

Peterson violated the "policy on anabolic steroids and related substances." He will be eligible to participate in training camp but won't return to the active roster until October 1, at which point he'll probably be released.
Fri, Jul 6, 2007 02:32:00 PM

Broncos re-signed DL Kenny Peterson to an undisclosed contract.

Peterson played in three games last season after signing off the street. He'll provide depth at both line positions if he makes the final roster.
Tue, Mar 13, 2007 07:07:00 PM

Broncos agreed to terms with former Packers DE Kenny Peterson.

Peterson will take Courtney Brown's spot on the roster.
Wed, Oct 11, 2006 01:25:00 PM

Packers released DE Kenny Peterson, TE Zac Alcorn, S Atari Bigby, S Tra Boger, WR Carlton Brewster, FB Ben Brown, K E.J. Cochrane, CB Patrick Dendy, WR Chris Francies, LB Tim Goodwell, CB Antonio Malone, LB Roy Manning, S Jeremy Modkins, G Siitupe Peko, DE Dave Tollefson and C Pete Traynor.

Peterson struggled with an ankle injury throughout the off-season. Manning is the next biggest name here. Ruvell Martin made the team.
Sat, Sep 2, 2006 06:36:00 PM

Packers DT Kenny Peterson returned to practice Saturday.

Peterson, an often-used substitute last season, has been dealing with a bum ankle since minicamps. He's in danger of being released.
Sat, Aug 26, 2006 05:04:00 PM

DL Kenny Peterson didn't practice in the Packers first minicamp.

Peterson is healing from an ankle injury.
Mon, May 8, 2006 10:10:00 AM

Packers signed restricted free agent DL Kenny Peterson to a one-year contract.

He will earn $712,000 as a reserve.
Wed, Mar 15, 2006 05:23:00 PM

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