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LaVar Edwards | Defensive Lineman

Team: Dallas Cowboys
Age / DOB:  (25) / 4/29/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 275
College: LSU

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Raiders waived DE LaVar Edwards.
Oakland needed to clear a roster spot for Aldon Smith. The Raiders claimed Edwards off waivers Monday after getting cut by Dallas. He played just 51 snaps last season. Sep 11 - 2:10 PM

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Raiders claimed DE LaVar Edwards off waivers from the Cowboys.

A former fifth rounder, Edwards will have to contribute on special teams to be active on game days.
Sep 7 - 5:22 PM

Cowboys waived DE Lavar Edwards.

Edwards was a 2013 fifth-round pick of the Titans, but was acquired by the Cowboys before last season. He appeared in four games for Dallas, playing 51 snaps.
Sep 6 - 1:28 PM

Cowboys signed DE LaVar Edwards to a reserve/future contract.

Edwards was acquired for a conditional seventh-round pick prior to the season. He appeared in just four games and was placed on I.R. in December. The Cowboys also signed S Keelan Johnson to a futures deal.
Jan 23 - 8:19 PM

Cowboys re-signed DE LaVar Edwards.

Edwards was waived on Saturday. To create a spot for his return, the Cowboys have waived LB Keith Smith.
Tue, Sep 23, 2014 04:54:00 PM

Cowboys acquired DE LaVar Edwards from the Titans in exchange for a conditional 2015 seventh-round pick.

Edwards wasn't going to make the Titans' roster, so they unload him to a Cowboys team in desperate need of warm bodies on the defensive line. A seventh-round rookie out of LSU, Edwards can play both inside and outside, and could stick as a situational pass rusher.
Sat, Aug 30, 2014 03:09:00 PM

Titans signed No. 142 overall pick DL LaVar Edwards to a four-year contract.

Edwards (6-foot-4, 277) was a pass rusher in the nickel behind Sam Montgomery and Keke Mingo at LSU. He's got versatility to play inside and out, and could help as a situational pass rusher as a rookie for the Titans.
Wed, May 29, 2013 04:20:00 PM

Titans selected LSU DL LaVar Edwards with the No. 142 overall pick.

Edwards (6-foot-4, 277) was the Tigers' nickel pass rusher behind Sam Montgomery and Keke Mingo, only making 15 career starts. He finished his career with 20 tackles for loss and 10.5 sacks. Edwards ran 4.8 at the Combine with a 1.64 ten-yard split and 33-inch vertical. At LSU, Edwards lined up inside and out, and could help as a nickel rusher for the Titans.
Sat, Apr 27, 2013 02:29:00 PM

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