Dwight Freeney RUMORS & NEWS

  • Lions' Dwight Freeney 'could be' facing last game of great career Sunday

    Detroit Free Press "Dwight Freeney signed up to play a 16th NFL season to try and win a second Super Bowl ring. Now that that possibility is over, Freeney said he has not decided if he'll return again in 2018. "It could be (my last game)," Freeney said of Sunday's Detroit Lions season finale against the Green..." December 29

  • Dwight Freeney “confused” that Seahawks cut him, “excited” to play for Lions

    Pro Football Talk "Dwight Freeney is, at age 37, no longer an every-down player. But as a situational pass rusher, he was playing pretty well in Seattle this season. So his release yesterday came as a surprise. But Freeney was claimed on waivers by the Lions today, and he says he’s looking forward to reuniting..." November 22

  • Lions claim veteran pass-rusher Freeney off waivers

    ESPN "The Detroit Lions claimed defensive end Dwight Freeney off waivers on Wednesday, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. The Seattle Seahawks waived Freeney on Tuesday, despite the fact he had three sacks in four games with the team. Seattle signed the 37-year-old Freeney last month, adding him..." November 22

  • Buccaneers Interested In Free Agent DE Dwight Freeney?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Buccaneers DC Mike Smith said the team “would always like” to add a pass rusher after being asked if the team had any interest in veteran free agent DE Dwight Freeney. “Dwight Freeney has had a lot of success rushing the passer, and we have not had a lot of success rushing the passer this..." November 22

  • Seahawks waive seven-time Pro Bowler Dwight Freeney

    Pro Football Talk "Dwight Freeney, the longtime defensive end with a Hall of Fame resume, may have hit the end of the road. Freeney was cut by the Seahawks today. The 37-year-old Freeney had three sacks in four games this season, but at this point he’s just a situational pass rusher, and the Seahawks..." November 21

  • Seahawks to sign veteran Dwight Freeney to add to pass rush

    Seattle Times "Seeking to add to their pass rush after putting Cliff Avril on Injured Reserve last week, the Seahawks on Tuesday night agreed to terms on a contract with veteran defensive end and likely future Hall of Famer Dwight Freeney. The Seahawks had not filled Avril’s spot on the 53-man roster leaving..." October 25