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Jerheme Urban | Wide Receiver

Team: Unsigned Free Agent
Age / DOB:  (35) / 11/26/1980
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 207
College: Trinity (TX)
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Free agent WR Jerheme Urban worked out for the Titans on Tuesday.
Per ESPN's Chris Mortensen, the tryout went well. Mort also passed along that Mike Sims-Walker's Titans workout was "not so good." With the Titans intent on adding veteran insurance for Kenny Britt, Urban looks more likely to get a call. Tue, Jul 24, 2012 08:14:00 PM

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Jerheme Urban caught two passes for 28 yards and a touchdown in Kansas City's Week 14 loss to the Jets.

The two catches double Urban's season total after he ran as a starter for much of training camp. Although Urban's touchdown was a hard fought grab in traffic, consider today a fluke for a player who has been active just six times this year.
Sun, Dec 11, 2011 05:15:00 PM

Chiefs declared WR Jerheme Urban, QB Ricky Stanzi, CB Javier Arenas, S Jon McGraw, OL Steve Maneri, DE Brandon Bair, and NT Jerrell Powe inactive for Week 9 against the Dolphins.

Arenas' absence is a blow to Kansas City's nickel package. The Chiefs may use Travis Daniels as their third cornerback now, between Brandon Flowers and Brandon Carr. Urban has been a healthy scratch since early in the season.
Sun, Nov 6, 2011 11:48:00 AM

Jerheme Urban has been working as the Chiefs' starter opposite Dwayne Bowe in training camp.

Beat writer Adam Teicher expects it to stay that way into the regular season, with Steve Breaston manning the slot. Urban has long been a Todd Haley favorite, and he had a strong camp last year before a hand injury ruined his season. Rookie Jonathan Baldwin is undraftable outside of keeper formats.
Tue, Aug 9, 2011 06:51:00 PM

Jerheme Urban is expected to compete for a roster spot behind Dwayne Bowe and Jonathan Baldwin this summer.

With no receiver stepping up opposite Bowe last season, the Chiefs ended up missing Urban more than expected. The journeyman is now healthy after spending the entire 2010 season on I.R. with a torn flexor tendon on his right hand. Urban has special teams experience, which will help his chances of making the final roster.
Thu, Jun 2, 2011 01:55:00 PM

The injury that landed Chiefs WR Jerheme Urban on injured reserve was a torn flexor tendon in the ring finger on his right hand.

Urban sustained the injury while run blocking in the preseason finale. He was scheduled to undergo surgery Tuesday, with a 10-12 week recovery timetable. Urban was being counted on as a special teamer and No. 4 receiver. He's under contract for $640,000 in 2011.
Tue, Sep 7, 2010 11:02:00 PM

Chiefs placed WR Jerheme Urban on injured reserve, ending his season.

Urban's injury is undisclosed, but his fate was sealed when he dropped two catchable balls in the preseason finale. With Urban out of the picture, rookie Dexter McCluster has slot receiver duties to himself this season.
Sat, Sep 4, 2010 10:02:00 PM

According to the Chiefs official website, WR Jerheme Urban is "in line for the most extensive action of his career."

Matt Cassel has been looking to Urban on mid-level routes as a reliable target throughout OTAs. He and rookie Dexter McCluster will likely have niche roles as the No. 3 and No. 4 receivers, limiting their snaps. We don't have high hopes for the Chiefs fantasy WRs beyond Dwayne Bowe and Chris Chambers.
Thu, Jun 17, 2010 06:19:00 PM

The Chiefs think newly signed Jerheme Urban can be a very solid No. 3 WR, according to ESPN's Bill Williamson.

This is more of a reflection on the Chiefs' receiving corps than it is Urban. They can almost certainly find an upgrade at the third wideout spot in the middle rounds of the draft.
Source: ESPN.com
Sun, Mar 28, 2010 10:22:00 AM

Chiefs signed WR Jerheme Urban.

The former Cardinal is snapped up by his former coach Todd Haley. Urban has good size and caught 34 passes in 2008, but he's a classic fourth receiver at best. Luckily for him, the Chiefs don't even have a true third wideout. As it stands, Urban has a good chance to make the Week 1 roster.
Thu, Mar 11, 2010 02:11:00 AM

The Cardinals opted to not extend tenders to WR Jerheme Urban, TE Stephen Spach, FB Justin Green, S Hamza Abdullah, and C Ben Claxton, making them unrestricted free agents.

Urban is the biggest name here. The Cards were unimpressed with his play at receiver last year, and he's no longer a big factor on special teams. Other than Spach, the rest of the non-tendered players are annually roster fodder.
Thu, Mar 4, 2010 04:08:00 PM

Beat writer Kent Somers says not to count on WR Jerheme Urban being on the Cardinals in 2010.

Urban, an impending free agent, lost a critical fumble in Saturday's season-ending loss to the Saints. He was passed on the depth chart by Early Doucet and isn't much more than a No. 4 receiver in the NFL.
Sun, Jan 17, 2010 09:43:00 AM

Cardinals declared WR Jerheme Urban, CB Greg Toler, LB Reggie Walker, LB Will Davis, OL Herman Johnson, OL Brandon Keith, and TE Stephen Spach inactive for Monday Night Football against San Francisco.

Brian St. Pierre is the third quarterback. Early Doucet is active over Urban. There are no big-name players listed as questionable for this game other than Cards LT Mike Gandy (pelvis), who is active and expected to start.
Mon, Dec 14, 2009 07:05:00 PM

Cardinals declared WR Jerheme Urban, TE Stephen Spach, TE Dominique Byrd, third QB Brian St. Pierre, S Rashad Johnson, LB Chike Okeafor, OL Herman Johnson, and OL Brandon Keith inactive for Week 11.

Urban's deactivation confirms that he's fallen behind Early Doucet on the depth chart. Steve Breaston is active as usual. Bertrand Berry and rookie Will Davis will share snaps in place of Okeafor at weak outside linebacker.
Sun, Nov 22, 2009 02:37:00 PM

Jerheme Urban would be the Cardinals' No. 3 receiver Sunday if Anquan Boldin (ankle) can't play.

Urban is clearly ahead of Early Doucet on the depth chart. When Steve Breaston sat out and Boldin was very limited in Week 1, Urban had five catches for 74 yards. He'll be a low upside option for Boldin owners.
Thu, Oct 22, 2009 08:57:00 AM

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4Bryan Bennett
5G.J. Kinne
6B.J. Daniels
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8Seth Lobato
9Christian Ponder
10Tim Tebow
11Brad Sorensen
12Bryn Renner
13Ryan Williams
14Matt Blanchard
15McLeod Bethel-Thompson
16Pat Devlin
17R.J. Archer
18Garrett Gilbert
19Cody Fajardo
20Shane Carden
21Griffin Neal
22Josh Woodrum
23Jerry Lovelocke
24Chase Rettig
25Chandler Harnish
26Dalyn Williams
27Jake Waters
RB1Joseph Randle
2Zurlon Tipton
3Toby Gerhart
4Alonzo Harris
5Joique Bell
6LaMichael James
7Antone Smith
8Anthony Dixon
9Josh Harris
10Ross Scheuerman
11Kenneth Harper
12Jawon Chisholm
13Jerome Smith
14Rajion Neal
15Michael Dyer
16Jeremy Stewart
17Kevin Monangai
18LaVance Taylor
19Lache Seastrunk
20Keshawn Hill
GLB1Joique Bell
2Toby Gerhart
3RB1Joseph Randle
FB1James Casey
2Erik Lorig
3Jorvorskie Lane
4Joe Don Duncan
5Derrick Coleman
6Henry Hynoski
7Ryan Mueller
8Abou Toure
9Trey Millard
10Brad Smelley
11Jordan Campbell
12Zach Boren
13Kiero Small
14J.C. Copeland
15John Conner
WR11Greg Jennings
2Marques Colston
3Andre Johnson
4Miles Austin
5Dwayne Bowe
6Preston Parker
7Kris Durham
8Tyler Davis
9Josh Morgan
10Jacoby Ford
11Ricky Collins
12Zach D'Orazio
13Kenzel Doe
14Tevin Reese
15Damaris Johnson
16Robert Herron
17Solomon Patton
18Damian Williams
19Reggie Dunn
20Armon Binns
21Carlton Mitchell
22Nick Harwell
23Kain Colter
24Jeff Beathard
25DaVaris Daniels
26Tyler McDonald
27Ezell Ruffin
28Travis Labhart
29Donatella Luckett
30Lance Lewis
31Joseph Anderson
32Josh Stewart
33David Porter
34Quenton Bundrage
35Josh Harper
36Marquez Clark
37L'Damian Washington
WR21Roddy White
2Brian Hartline
3Ace Sanders
4Riley Cooper
5Denarius Moore
6Marcus Thigpen
7Austin Pettis
8Ryan Broyles
9Joe Morgan
10Jacoby Jones
11Onterio McCalebb
12Emory Blake
13A.J. Jenkins
14Mike Brown
15Tandon Doss
16Devante Davis
17Devon Wylie
18Jimmie Hunt
19Marlon Brown
20Isiah Ferguson
21Ryan Lankford
22Milton Williams III
23Michael Preston
24Daniel Rodriguez
25James Butler
26Clyde Gates
27Marcus Harris
28Ryan Whalen
29Phil Bates
30Trindon Holliday
31Chris King
32Juron Criner
33Tom Nelson
34Andre Davis
35Demetrius Wilson
36Josh Reese
37Trevor Harman
38Paul Browning
39Austin Willis
40Saalim Hakim
41Christion Jones
WR31Andre Johnson
2Marques Colston
3Riley Cooper
TE1Owen Daniels
2Scott Chandler
3Dante Rosario
4Matt Spaeth
5Kyle Miller
6Chase Ford
7Beau Gardner
8Mickey Shuler
9D.J. Williams
10Mike McFarland
11Rob Blanchflower
12Jacob Maxwell
13Richard Gordon
14Nick Kasa
15Chase Dixon
16David Paulson
17Cameron Clear
18Steve Maneri
19Jimmay Mundine
20Kevin Greene
21Brandon Barden
22Gerell Robinson
23Dan Light
24Jack Tabb
25Jordan Thompson
26Jake Murphy
27Jay Rome
28Ryan Taylor
29Brett Brackett
30Michael Egnew
31Adrien Robinson
LT1Eugene Monroe
2Pierce Burton
3John Fullington
4Micah Hatchie
5Jason Fox
6Tyson Chandler
7Will Beatty
8Keith Lumpkin
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2Edawn Coughman
3Ben Heenan
4Antoine Everett
5Sean Hickey
6Valerian Ume-Ezeoke
7Tanner Hawkinson
8Darren Keyton
9Cory Tucker
C1Manuel Ramirez
2Julian Vandervelde
3Khaled Holmes
4Braxston Cave
5Brian De La Puente
6Ben Clarke
7James Stone
RG1Louis Vasquez
2Todd Herremans
3Jahri Evans
4Paul Fanaika
5Leon Brown
6Adam Replogle
7Ronald Patrick
RT1Mike Adams
2Tayo Fabuluje
3Kelvin Palmer
4Lamar Holmes
5Zeth Ramsay
6Patrick Miller
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2Shaun Suisham
3Brandon Bogotay
4Kyle Brindza
5Brad Craddock
6Carey Spear
7Billy Cundiff
8Jaden Oberkrom
9Mike Meyer
10Andrew Furney
11Justin Manton
12Corey Acosta
13Ty Long