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Quintin Demps | Defensive Back | #21

Team: Chicago Bears
Age / DOB:  (32) / 6/29/1985
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 216
College: UTEP
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 4 (117) / PHI
Contract: view contract details

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Bears placed FS Quintin Demps on injured reserve with a broken left arm.
A ballhawk the Bears signed to a three-year, $13.5 million deal in the offseason, Demps struggled in coverage before going down. Despite that, the Bears' safeties were flamed relentlessly in Thursday night's blowout loss to Green Bay. Sep 29 - 5:36 PM

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Bears S Quintin Demps has been diagnosed with a broken left arm, and is out indefinitely.

Demps should be a candidate for injured reserve. Demps had a strong 2016, but hasn't traditionally been an impact player. Adrian Amos will slide in opposite rookie Eddie Jackson.
Sep 25 - 1:21 PM

Bears S Quintin Demps left Sunday's Week 3 game against the Steelers with an arm injury and is questionable to return.

His injury occurred early in the fourth quarter. Demps logged two tackles before exiting.
Sep 24 - 3:42 PM

Bears signed SS Quintin Demps to a three-year, $13.5 million contract with $5 million guaranteed.

Going on age 32, Demps has been an NFL late bloomer who spent most of his early years playing special teams before emerging as an impact starter in Houston the past two seasons. A playmaker on the ball, Demps set a career high with six interceptions in 2016 and has forced a whopping 18 turnovers the past four years combined. He will slide in as a starter across from Adrian Amos.
Mar 9 - 11:58 AM

Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports the Texans and impending free agent S Quintin Demps have yet to open contract negotiations.

Negotiations usually do not kick into high gear until the Combine, but it is somewhat surprising considering Demps has already said he wants to re-sign with the Texans. "You never know with this league," Demps said of his future. "I'm just grateful to be in a good position right now and just kind of hit it up in the offseason and take it one day at a time." The veteran has played on a one-year deal each of the last five years with three of those in Houston. Coming off a six-interception season, Demps should be looking for a multi-year contract.
Feb 23 - 9:52 AM

Free agent S Quintin Demps wants to re-sign with the Texans.

Demps has been a starter the last two years in Romeo Crennel’s defense. There should be a market for Demps coming off a six-interception season, so he's hardly a lock to return. Demps has been playing on one-year deals, but he should land a multi-year contract this offseason.
Feb 18 - 5:15 PM

Texans FS Quintin Demps (hamstring) is inactive for the Divisional Round against the Patriots.

Demps is a journeyman, but was playing well down the stretch. It's a big loss for the Texans as they try to pull one of the biggest upsets in NFL history. Going on 32, Demps is headed to free agency.
Jan 14 - 7:13 PM

Texans S Quintin Demps (calf) has been ruled out for Week 7.

It's the second straight game he'll miss. Corey Moore will make another start in his place.
Sat, Oct 22, 2016 06:35:00 PM

Texans S Quintin Demps will have an MRI on his injured calf.

Demps suffered the injury early in the Week 5 loss to the Vikings and never returned. CB Kareem Jackson was inactive with a hamstring injury, and CB Johnathan Joseph left the game with a concussion. The Texans secondary is extremely banged up heading into a matchup with the Colts Week 6.
Sun, Oct 9, 2016 05:26:00 PM

Texans re-signed S Quintin Demps to a one-year, $1.5 million contract.

According to the Houston Chronicle's John McClain, the Texans wanted to re-sign Demps "all along." Demps was an effective stopgap during his age-30 season in 2015, playing 778 competent snaps, mostly at free safety. Ideally, he'd be the Texans' No. 3 for 2016.
Thu, Apr 7, 2016 03:03:00 PM

Quintin Demps is listed as the starting strong safety on the Texans' updated depth chart.

It was believed Eddie Pleasant had won the job. If Demps holds starting duty as an every-down player, he could make some noise in IDP leagues this year.
Wed, Sep 9, 2015 08:52:00 PM

Texans signed S Quintin Demps.

Demps averaged 30.1 yards per kick return in 2013 with the Chiefs and appeared in all 16 games last season for the Giants. He'll compete for a job behind starting safeties Stevie Brown and Rahim Moore.
Wed, Aug 19, 2015 08:49:00 AM

Giants S Quintin Demps is the front runner to return kicks.

Demps averaged 30.2 yards on 33 kickoffs last season with the Chiefs, and sports an impressive 27.4 yard average on his career. He will compete with Trindon Holliday and, if healthy, David Wilson for the job.
Sat, Jul 12, 2014 10:00:00 AM

Quintin Demps is the leading candidate for the Giants' third safety role.

The Giants have moved on from Will Hill, leaving Demps as the favorite for snaps in three-safety packages. Stevie Brown and Antrel Rolle are locked in as the starters. Demps had 35 tackles and four interceptions in a rotational role with the Chiefs last season. He's spent the majority of his career as a deep safety, but the Giants plan to use him closer to the line of scrimmage. Demps will be pushed by fourth-round S Nat Berhe.
Fri, Jun 27, 2014 05:19:00 PM

Giants signed S/KR Quintin Demps, formerly of the Chiefs.

The Giants have found their kick returner after striking out on Ted Ginn and Jacoby Jones. Demps finished third in the league with his 30.1 kickoff return average, bringing one back to the house. He shouldn't play much defense with the G-Men but does have experience and is a quality depth player.
Sun, Mar 16, 2014 09:55:00 AM

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