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Top James Hurst News

  • Saints' James Hurst: Active against Packers

    Hurst (knee) is active for Sunday's game against the Packers.

    Hurst missed Friday's practice and was originally listed as questionable, but he recovered quickly enough to be part of the active roster in the season opener. He should provide depth on the offensive line for this one behind Terron Armstead at left tackle.

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  • Saints' James Hurst: Misses practice Friday

    Hurst missed practice Friday and is questionable for Sunday's Week 1 matchup against the Packers due to a knee injury, Nick Underhill of NewOrleans.Football reports.

    It's not clear when Hurst sustained his knee injury, but his status for the season opener is in jeopardy due to the issue. If the 29-year-old is available Sunday, he's expected to serve in a depth role behind Terron Armstead.

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  • Saints' James Hurst: Multi-year deal with Saints

    Hurst signed a three-year contract with the Saints on Monday,

    Hurst spent the 2020 season in New Orleans, but he missed the first four games due to a suspension for violating the PED policy. Thereafter, he served as tackle depth behind Terron Armstead, a role he'll likely resume in the 2021 campaign.

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  • Saints' James Hurst: Has roster exemption lifted

    Hurst, who is active Monday against the Chargers, had his roster exemption lifted prior to the game, Katherine Terrell of The Athletic reports.

    Hurst was moved to the exempt list just a week earlier following the completion of his suspension, but he'll be available Monday night if needed.

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  • Saints' James Hurst: Shifts to exempt list

    Hurst completed his four-game suspension and was placed on the exempt list Monday, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    The 28-year-old received the four-game ban during the spring for violating the league's PED policy, but he's now eligible to join the active roster. Hurst will have a roster exemption until the Saints decide to clear space on the active roster or release him.

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  • Saints' James Hurst: Heads to Big Easy

    Hurst (suspension) signed a one-year deal with the Saints on Wednesday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.

    The 28-year-old was released by the Ravens in mid-March, about a month after the NFL suspended him for the first four games of the 2020 season due to a violation of the performance-enhancing substance policy. Hurst isn't expected to appeal the ban and will thus have to wait until Oct. 12 to make his Saints debut, but when available, he'll provide quality depth at both guard and tackle.

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  • James Hurst: Released by Baltimore

    The Ravens have released Hurst.

    The backup offensive lineman is set to be suspended for the first four games of the 2020 regular season, but once that's up he'll look to parlay his versatility into a new deal elsewhere.

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  • Ravens' James Hurst: Gets four-game PED suspension

    Hurst will be suspended for the first four games of the 2020 regular season for a violation of the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

    Entering the third season of a four-year, $17.5 million contract, Hurst already has been mentioned as a potential cap casualty, and a suspension won't help his chances to stick around. The 28-year-old has made 44 starts in six seasons with Baltimore, most recently serving as the top backup for both tackle spots. Hurst has never been especially good, but his ability to play every O-line spot besides center at a competent level does provide some value to an NFL team.

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  • Ravens' James Hurst: No longer injured

    Hurst (undisclosed) avoided Wednesday's injury report, Jamison Hensley of reports.

    Hurst was forced out of Saturday's tilt with an undisclosed injury, and the team hasn't released much information since. With his name absent from Wednesday's injury report, the big man seems good to go from here on out.

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  • Ravens' James Hurst: Leaves with undisclosed injury

    Hurst left Saturday's game against the Chargers with an undisclosed injury, Jamison Hensley of reports.

    It looked like Hurst left with a leg injury, but we'll need to wait for confirmation. He was replaced by Jermaine Eluemunor.

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  • Ravens' James Hurst: Shakes off injury

    Hurst (back) is active for Sunday's game versus the Chiefs, Jamison Hensley of reports.

    Hurst missed the last six games due to a back injury. He'll immediately be put in as the starting left guard with Alex Lewis (shoulder) sitting out.

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  • Ravens' James Hurst: Officially listed as questionable

    Hurst (back) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Chiefs.

    Hurst has missed six straight games due to a lingering back injury, but he appears to have a shot at retaking the field Week 14. If Hurst ultimately remains sidelined, rookie tackle Orlando Brown will draw another start.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-5, 310 lbs
Birthplace: Danville, IN
Age: 30
School: North Carolina
Experience: 9