John Abraham 55 | Linebacker

Arizona Cardinals

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Tue. Aug 19, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Abraham participated in Monday's padded practice, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports. Impact: Abraham's fitness level isn't known, but he's nonetheless fitting in individual drills at the very least. While it's unknown if he'll be available to play in the Cardinals' third preseason contest Sunday versus the Bengals, he should be ready once the regular season commences on Sept. 8 against the Chargers, barring a potential suspension stemming from his DUI arrest in June.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Aug 14, 2014
News: After missing the first two weeks for undisclosed personal reasons, John Abraham has arrived at Arizona Cardinals training camp. Impact: Coach Bruce Arians says Abraham underwent a physical Thursday morning and would work with the team's training staff in the afternoon. The 36-year-old outside linebacker was arrested in suburban Atlanta in late June on a drunken driving charge. Last week, in a statement released by the team, he apologized to his family, friends, the Cardinals and his fans. He said that he was taking steps to deal with his "personal business."(STATS, 3:19pm)
Thu. Aug 14, 2014
News: Abraham reported to training camp Thursday, the Arizona Republic reports. Impact: Abraham won't don pads until next week, thereby ruling him out for Saturday's preseason contest at Minnesota. His first order of business was a meeting with the Cardinals' strength and conditioning coach, and ultimately, he'll play once he's deemed to be in football shape. Although he's the starting weakside linebacker when healthy, an arrest for DUI in June could spur the commissioner's office to hand down a suspension.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 13, 2014
News: Abraham (personal) is slated to report to training camp Wednesday, Mike Jurecki of FOX Sports 910 Phoenix reports. Impact: Abraham, who missed the first two-and-a-half weeks of camp in order to tend to a personal manner, will surely assume his place at weakside linebacker in time. However, coach Bruce Arians has stated that players who participate in most of practice in a given week are those utilized in games, meaning Abraham may be sidelined Saturday at Minnesota. In any case, Abraham's track record (double-digit sacks in eight of 14 campaigns) forecasts his IDP potential, which could be hindered by a June arrest for DUI.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Aug 12, 2014
News: Abraham (personal) is expected to report to training camp soon and perhaps even later this week, reports. Impact: Abraham has been excused from camp to attend to a personal matter for three weeks now. Given the time off, he's piling up scheme work to catch up on once he reports to practice. Additionally, to begin this season, Abraham could face a suspension stemming from a drunk-driving arrest over the summer. Whenever he reenters the fold, he'll provide a much-needed boost to the Cardinals' linebacking corps, a unit that lost Karlos Dansby in free agency and Daryl Washington to suspension. To quantify Abraham's impact, the 36-year-old has registered double-digit sacks in eight of his 14 NFL seasons, including a team-high 11.5 sacks during his debut season in the desert last year.(RotoWire, )
John Abraham
2013 Season
Ht: 6' 4"  Wt: 263  Age: 36
Born: 5/6/1978, Timmonsville, South Carolina
College: South Carolina
NFL Experience: 15th season
Drafted: 2000 - Rd 1
(13th overall by the Jets)
Salary: $3,000,000
Injury Status
No reported Injury