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John Standeford | Wide Receiver

Team: Cincinnati Bengals
Age / DOB:  (35) / 4/15/1982
Ht / Wt:  6'4" / 200
College: Purdue

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Bengals released WR John Standeford.
Standeford is not an NFL-caliber talent. He'll need a rash of injuries to latch on somewhere as a special teamer and deep reserve at receiver. The Bengals also waived WR Landon Cox, WR Bart Johnson, RB Jonathan Williams and T Andrew Gardner. Tue, Aug 23, 2011 10:45:00 AM

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Bengals signed WR John Standeford.

A fifth receiver for the Lions for parts of 2008 and 2009, Standeford has tallied 16 receptions in 11 career games. He was out of the league last season. Standeford is facing extremely long odds to make the Bengals roster.
Thu, Aug 11, 2011 01:11:00 PM

Lions released WR John Standeford.

This is a good sign that Calvin Johnson (knee) will play against the Seahawks Sunday. Standeford was a special teams contributor and deep receiving reserve.
Sat, Nov 7, 2009 06:44:00 PM

Lions re-signed WR John Standeford.

Standeford will take over the fifth receiver/special teams role after Adam Jennings was placed on injured reserve last week. He won't be a fantasy option.
Tue, Oct 13, 2009 01:44:00 PM

Lions released WR John Standeford.

The former Purdue star caught 15 passes last season for the Lions, but never pushed his way up the depth chart this preseason. It didn't help that the Lions drafted Derrick Williams and traded for Dennis Northcutt.
Sat, Sep 5, 2009 01:10:00 PM

John Standeford caught three passes for 46 yards in the Lions' Week 16 loss.

Standeford got another start opposite Calvin Johnson and proved again that he's not an explosive player. He's nothing close to a fantasy option.
Sun, Dec 21, 2008 04:46:00 PM

John Standeford caught four passes for 36 yards against the Colts Sunday.

There's one wide receiver worth owning on the Lions these days, and his name is Calvin Johnson.
Sun, Dec 14, 2008 04:56:00 PM

John Standeford caught one pass for five yards in Week 14.

Standeford got the start with Mike Furrey and Shaun McDonald out, but wasn't able to produce against the Vikings.
Sun, Dec 7, 2008 04:42:00 PM

Lions re-signed WR John Standeford.

Standeford will take over for Brandon Middleton as the team's No. 5 receiver.
Tue, Nov 11, 2008 06:26:00 PM

Lions promoted WR John Standeford and S LaMarcus Hicks from their practice squad.

These moves fill the roster voids left by the Roy Williams trade and Jon Kitna's placement on IR. Standeford and Hicks are special teamer/backups.
Wed, Oct 15, 2008 06:42:00 PM

Colts released John Standeford.

Standeford had an opportunity to make the team, but lost out to Roy Hall. Standeford has exhausted his practice squad eligibility.
Sat, Sep 1, 2007 07:59:00 PM

John Standeford is expected to get a chance to replace Brandon Stokley as the Colts' third receiver this season.

The 6-4 Standeford set records at Purdue but has zero catches as a pro. Expect Indianapolis to draft a wide receiver early in April to compete.
Sun, Apr 1, 2007 10:15:00 AM

Colts signed WR John Standeford from the practice squad.

The big former Purdue Boilermaker will be Indianapolis' fourth or fifth receiver during the stretch run. Standeford has zero career catches.
Thu, Dec 14, 2006 09:41:00 PM

Colts signed WR John Standeford from the practice squad.

He's insurance for Brandon Stokley (questionable, ankle).
Sat, Sep 9, 2006 10:54:00 AM

Colts WR John Standeford made six catches for 89 yards Friday night.

Standeford turned in his second straight productive preseason showing. Expect Marc Boerigter, who had two grabs, to be let go on Saturday.
Fri, Sep 1, 2006 09:50:00 PM

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