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Kevin Dockery | Defensive Back

Team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Age / DOB:  (30) / 1/8/1984
Ht / Wt:  5'8' / 188
College: Mississippi State
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Steelers released CB Kevin Dockery.
The Steelers didn't want to risk losing one of their young corners to keep Dockery on board. The former Giant failed to impress after being signed in mid-August. Sun, Aug 28, 2011 05:49:00 PM

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Steelers signed CB Kevin Dockery, formerly of the Rams.

The Steelers chose Dockery over veteran Rod Hood, who was also in for a visit. Dockery has experience as a nickel back with both the Giants and the Rams. He'll battle with Keenan Lewis for a role in dime packages.
Wed, Aug 17, 2011 09:25:00 AM

Rams CB Kevin Dockery was a healthy scratch in Sunday's loss to the Falcons.

Dockery started last week's game against the Niners and promptly got burned. He belongs way behind Bradley Fletcher, which is exactly what happened yesterday.
Mon, Nov 22, 2010 12:08:00 PM

Rams CB Kevin Dockery started ahead of Bradley Fletcher in Sunday's loss to the Niners.

This one is a head scratcher, as it was not disciplinary related. Despite battling a little knee injury, Fletcher has been very effective this season. Predictably, Dockery was burned twice on the first two defensive series and Fletcher resumed his spot in the base defense. Look for Fletcher to hold the job going forward.
Mon, Nov 15, 2010 11:28:00 AM

Rams CB Kevin Dockery left Sunday's game in the first quarter with a rib injury but returned in the second half.

Dockery, who started in place of Ron Bartell (thigh), hasn't played a full complement of snaps in the second half, as Bartell is active and getting some reps. It appears his injury is nothing to worry about, though.
Sun, Oct 24, 2010 01:23:00 PM

Rams backup CB Kevin Dockery aggravated a hamstring injury Sunday and did not finish the game.

Dockery also took a cleat to the head and needed 13 stitches. The special teamer says he'll be ready for next week's game against the Lions.
Mon, Oct 4, 2010 10:18:00 AM

Rams re-signed CB Kevin Dockery.

Dockery was cut last week when the team needed depth while he was recovering from a hamstring injury. He should resume nickel back duties as long as he's fully healthy.
Tue, Sep 28, 2010 04:10:00 PM

Rams cut CB Kevin Dockery.

The former Giant signed a one-year deal with St. Louis back in March, but will be replaced at nickel back by either rookie Jerome Murphy, or Justin King.
Sat, Sep 25, 2010 08:51:00 PM

Rams CB Kevin Dockery (hamstring) was officially ruled out for Week 2.

Dockery did not make the team flight to Oakland on Saturday. Justin King will fill in as the Rams' nickelback against the Raiders.
Sat, Sep 18, 2010 06:19:00 PM

Rams CB Kevin Dockery (hamstring) and DT Clifton Ryan (migraines) did not make the trip with the team to Oakland.

Recently signed Marquis Johnson will be used as the team's fourth cornerback if Justin King (hamstring) does not play.
Sat, Sep 18, 2010 02:41:00 PM

Rams CB Kevin Dockery (hamstring) is expected to miss the Week 2 contest against the Raiders.

The nickel back suffered a hamstring injury in Week 1. He'll likely be replaced on the active roster Sunday by rookie Jerome Murphy.
Tue, Sep 14, 2010 12:41:00 PM

Rams signed CB Kevin Dockery, formerly of the Giants.

Dockery, 26, is undersized at 5'8/188 and coming off an awful season. When on his game, he is a feisty nickel back and knows the Rams' scheme, having played for Steve Spagnuolo in New York. He'll be a fair bet to make the club.
Mon, Mar 22, 2010 03:24:00 PM

The Rams are hosting free agent CB Kevin Dockery on Thursday.

Dockery was a quality nickel back as recently as 2008, but he struggled mightily last season while playing through a hamstring injury. Familiar with coach Steve Spagnuolo's defense, he'd be a worthwhile addition for the Rams.
Thu, Mar 18, 2010 04:00:00 PM

The Giants will not extend a qualifying offer to restricted free agent CB Kevin Dockery.

The 26-year-old former nickel back struggled last season, falling behind rookie free agent Bruce Johnson. He'll be free to sign with any team starting next weekend.
Fri, Feb 26, 2010 10:34:00 AM

Giants CB Kevin Dockery was a healthy scratch against the Broncos Thursday night.

The former nickel back appears to have fallen behind rookie Bruce Johnson after struggling throughout the first half of the season.
Fri, Nov 27, 2009 11:12:00 AM

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