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Leger Douzable | Defensive Lineman

Team: New York Jets
Age / DOB:  (28) / 5/31/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 284
College: UCF
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Jets re-signed DT Leger Douzable to a one-year contract.
Douzable missed all of 2012 with a shoulder injury, but returned to appear in all 16 games for the Jets last season as a reserve defensive tackle. Douzable played 242 snaps, logging 20 tackles and 1.5 sacks. He's primarily a run stopper. Mar 12 - 7:23 PM

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Jets signed DT Leger Douzable, formerly of the Titans.

At 6-foot-4, 284, Douzable can play defensive tackle and end. He'll be squarely on the roster bubble with the Jets, but at least offers some versatility.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 05:52:00 PM

Titans placed DT Leger Douzable (shoulder), OG Ryan Durand, LB Kevin Malast, and CB Terrence Wheatley on injured reserve, ending their seasons.

Douzable had been dividing his time between end and tackle before coming down with a shoulder injury. An effective rotational run-stopper, Douzable had signed a one-year, $700,000 contract in April.
Fri, Aug 31, 2012 07:59:00 PM

Titans signed DT Leger Douzable to a one-year contract.

Undrafted out of UCF in 2008, Douzable's stout length at 6-foot-4 and 284 pounds has gotten him looks from the Vikings, Giants, Rams, Lions, and Jags. According to Pro Football Focus, Douzable was a highly effective run-stopper while picking up significant snaps down the stretch last year in Jacksonville.
Tue, Apr 3, 2012 06:14:00 PM

Jaguars signed DT Leger Douzable to a one-year contract.

Douzable was an exclusive rights free agent and therefore wasn't going anywhere. He's also no lock to make the final roster. The Jags also signed exclusive rights free agents Courtney Greene, William Middleton, Zach Potter and Nate Collins.
Fri, Jul 29, 2011 08:00:00 PM

Lions waived DT Leger Douzable.

Douzable is the man that has to go to make room for Ndamukong Suh. His good size means he'll likely get another shot in the league.
Wed, Aug 4, 2010 10:04:00 AM

Lions claimed DT Leger Douzable off waivers from the Rams.

Undrafted out of the University of Central Florida, Douzable offers intriguing size at 6'4/305. He hasn't been able to carve out a steady role with the Rams and Giants under Steve Spagnuolo.
Tue, Jun 29, 2010 09:32:00 PM

Rams signed DT Leger Douzable from their practice squad.

The 305-pound former Giant knows Steve Spagnuolo's system, but won't make much of an impact. Douzable was not taken in the 2008 NFL Draft.
Wed, Sep 30, 2009 12:57:00 PM

Rams signed DT Leger Douzable to their practice squad.

The Rams released LB K.C. Asiodu to make room.
Thu, Sep 17, 2009 01:01:00 PM

Giants waived DT Leger Douzable.

The Giants needed the roster space to pick up RB Gartrell Johnson. Douzable will return to the practice squad if he clears waivers.
Tue, Sep 15, 2009 05:08:00 PM

Giants activated DT Leger Douzable from their practice squad.

Douzable takes Plaxico Burress spot on the roster and will add rotational depth at defensive tackle.
Wed, Dec 3, 2008 11:16:00 AM

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