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Chartric Darby | Defensive Lineman

Team: Detroit Lions
Age / DOB:  (42) / 10/22/1975
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 297
College: South Carolina State

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Lions released DT Chuck Darby.
The veteran was two weeks ago when Sammie Lee Hill went down for an ankle injury. His release likely means that Hill is expected to get back on the field this week. Tue, Oct 13, 2009 06:25:00 PM

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Lions re-signed DT Chuck Darby.

Rookie defensive tackle Sammie Lee Hill is reportedly banged up, so Darby will offer depth behind run-stopping specialist Grady Jackson.
Tue, Sep 29, 2009 06:34:00 PM

Lions released DT Chuck Darby.

Darby signed a three-year, $4.7 million deal with the Lions last offseason. Darby will likely be replaced by Shaun Smith in Detroit's starting lineup.
Sat, Sep 5, 2009 11:39:00 AM

Lions signed DT Chuck Darby to a three-year contract.

Darby is expected to take Shaun Rogers' spot at nose tackle alongside Cory Redding, who will line up at the 3-technique. The team loses about four inches, 35 pounds, and gains four years going from Rogers to Darby. Still, he is familiar with coach Rod Marinelli's system and the two have a positive history together. We'll see how his recovery from a torn patellar tendon goes.
Fri, Mar 7, 2008 11:12:00 AM

The Lions will host DTs Chartric Darby and Ellis Wyms next week.

Hopefully this isn't their plan to replace Shaun Rogers. Darby and Wyms know Rod Marinelli's system, but shouldn't be seen as key cogs at this point in their career.
Sat, Mar 1, 2008 03:07:00 PM

Seahawks DT Chartric Darby suffered a torn patellar tendon Sunday. He will be placed on injured reserve, ending his season.

Rookie third-round pick Brandon Mebane will move into the starting lineup next to Rocky Bernard. Darby's injury comes at an inopportune time, as he's in the final year of his contract and will turn 33 before 2008 free agency.
Mon, Oct 15, 2007 06:48:00 PM

Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren indicated after Sunday's game that the knee injury DT Chuck Darby suffered could be serious.

"He will be scanned tomorrow and I don’t want to speculate," Holmgren said Sunday night. "But, I don’t think it’s a little thing." Darby has been starting alongside Rocky Bernard. His backup is rookie Brandon Mebane.
Mon, Oct 15, 2007 01:09:00 PM

Seahawks DL Chartric Darby was carted off the field with a right knee injury on Sunday night.

Darby rolled over his leg on a double team, and isn't expected to return.
Sun, Oct 14, 2007 10:48:00 PM

Chuck Darby couldn't finish Sunday's game due to an unknown injury.

"That defense is like a brotherhood," Darby said. "It hurt me a lot that I wasn't able to finish." He'll be re-evaluated through the week.
Mon, Dec 19, 2005 11:57:00 AM

Seahawks signed DT Chartric Darby to a three-year, $3 million contract, including a $800,000 signing bonus.

Darby is a solid veteran who was being heavily pursued by Denver.
Sat, Mar 19, 2005 07:43:00 PM

The Broncos have met with four defensive lineman this week, including former Buc Chartric Darby.

They've also talked to Courtney Brown, former Falcons DT Ed Jasper, and former Bengals DT Tony Williams. The Broncos are thin and faceless on the D-line right now aside from Trevor Pryce, who is expected to get traded.
Source: Denver Post
Fri, Mar 18, 2005 10:52:00 AM

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