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Josh Mauga | Linebacker

Team: Kansas City Chiefs
Age / DOB:  (27) / 6/20/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 245
College: Nevada
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Chiefs ILB Josh Mauga will start opposite Derrick Johnson in Week 1.
Mauga will get the first chance at replacing Joe Mays (wrist, I.R.), who isn't eligible to return until Week 10. Third-year LB James-Michael Johnson is also expected see an increase in snaps. Sep 3 - 2:05 PM

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Chiefs signed LB Josh Mauga.

Mauga spent the last four seasons with the Jets, appearing in 29 games and making one start. He missed all of last season due to a back injury. Mauga will fight for a special teams role with the Chiefs.
Jul 23 - 11:05 AM

Jets placed LB Josh Mauga (back) on injured reserve, ending his season.

The Jets are down to three inside linebackers with Nick Bellore behind David Harris and Demario Davis.
Sun, Sep 1, 2013 05:18:00 PM

Jets re-signed LB Josh Mauga to a one-year contract.

Mauga was set to be a restricted free agent, but he had no chance of getting even the lowest tender. The Jets likely re-upped with him for the league minimum with no guaranteed money. Mauga will battle for a special teams role.
Sat, Mar 9, 2013 06:49:00 PM

The Jets won't tender an offer to restricted free agent LB Josh Mauga.

Mauga tore his pectoral in Week 5 and missed the remainder of the season, but he's expected to be ready for training camp. Largely a special teamer, he's recorded 44 tackles and an interception in 29 career games.
Thu, Mar 7, 2013 04:09:00 PM

Jets placed LB Josh Mauga on injured reserve with a torn pectoral, ending his season.

Mauga is a special teamer and reserve linebacker. He played 52 defensive snaps before going down. The Jets have signed DT Daniel Muir to take his roster spot. A fourth year undrafted free agent, Mauga will be a restricted free agent in the offseason.
Wed, Oct 10, 2012 01:24:00 PM

Jets LB Josh Mauga is out for the season after suffering a torn pectoral muscle in Monday's game.

A special teamer and top reserve at linebacker, Mauga had played 52 defensive snaps through five games. He's a restricted free agent in 2013.
Tue, Oct 9, 2012 04:15:00 PM

Jets signed LB Josh Mauga from their practice squad.

He'll trade places with Kenwin Cummings, who was demoted to the practice squad after a special teams gaffe in Week 6.
Tue, Oct 26, 2010 03:30:00 PM

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