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Stanley McClover | Defensive Lineman

Team: Houston Texans
Age / DOB:  (33) / 12/16/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 263
College: Auburn
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 7 (237) / CAR

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Texans waived/injured DE Stanley McClover.
McClover's knee hasn't been healthy since he tore his meniscus in the 2008 preseason opener. The former Auburn Tiger was low on the depth chart. Tue, Aug 18, 2009 03:31:00 PM

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Texans re-signed DE Stanley McClover to an undisclosed contract.

It's probably a one-year deal for the minimum. McClover, only 24, spent 2008 on injured reserve with a torn meniscus. He'll battle for a roster spot.
Fri, Feb 27, 2009 01:50:00 AM

Texans placed DE Stanley McClover (knee) on injured reserve, ending his season.

McClover tore his meniscus in Houston's opener. His knee will likely be reconstructed. It could threaten the former Auburn Tiger's career.
Thu, Sep 11, 2008 05:55:00 PM

Texans DE Stanley McClover suffered a torn meniscus in Sunday's loss and needs surgery to repair it.

McClover is fairly certain to go on injured reserve Tuesday.
Mon, Sep 8, 2008 07:04:00 PM

Texans DE Stanley McClover departed Sunday's game early with a left knee injury.

The Texans are uncertain how much time McClover will miss. He'll probably undergo an MRI on Monday or Tuesday.
Mon, Sep 8, 2008 10:43:00 AM

Texans claimed DE Stanley McClover off waivers from the Panthers and waived OT Cliff Washburn.

McClover has tons of pass rushing potential, but the Carolina coaches could never harness it. Coordinator Richard Smith will take a crack at it now.
Sun, Aug 31, 2008 04:53:00 PM

The Gaston Gazette believes Stanley McClover has a good chance to be the Panthers' starting right defensive end this season.

You wouldn't know it by McClover's 2007 campaign. He was inactive for most games. McClover will compete in training camp with Charles Johnson and Tyler Brayton after Carolina neglected to address the position in the draft.
Thu, May 1, 2008 10:14:00 PM

Panthers DE Stanley McClover (thigh) returned to practice Friday.

Carolina's third end should be a go for Sunday's bout with Atlanta.
Fri, Sep 21, 2007 01:06:00 PM

The Panthers expect to be without DE Stanley McClover on Sunday.

McClover, Carolina's third end, has a hurt thigh. Charles Johnson has made slow progress, so Otis Grigsby will likely take McClover's place this weekend.
Fri, Sep 14, 2007 12:47:00 PM

Panthers DE Stanley McClover (groin) returned to full practice Thursday.

McClover will be used in a situational pass rushing role to begin the year. If Mike Rucker goes down, McClover will get first dibs on his starting job.
Thu, Sep 6, 2007 06:20:00 PM

Panthers DE Stanley McClover suffered a groin injury in Thursday's game.

Even if he isn't to start over Mike Rucker, McClover had been slated for a big role this season as a third end. He sounds questionable for the opener.
Fri, Aug 31, 2007 12:57:00 AM

Stanley McClover is running with the first-team defense at Panthers camp.

The newly bulked-up defensive end is filling in for Mike Rucker in theory, but appears to have a good chance to open the season as a starter opposite Julius Peppers. McClover is a sleeper to break out as an NFL sophomore.
Mon, Jun 4, 2007 07:58:00 PM

Panthers second-year DE Stanley McClover added 15-20 lbs this offseason.

McClover may have left Auburn too early to be drafted high in 2006, but the opportunity will definitely be there with Mike Rucker doubtful for the start of training camp. The athletic prospect has an outside chance to start.
Fri, Jun 1, 2007 02:09:00 PM

Panthers signed seventh-round DE Stanley McClover to a three-year contract.

The former Alabama player received slightly less than a $33,500 signing bonus. Five of the eight Carolina rookies are signed.
Thu, Jul 13, 2006 07:54:00 AM

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