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Top Sharrod Neasman News

  • Sharrod Neasman: Lands on practice squad IR

    Neasman (undisclosed) was placed on the Rams' practice squad injured reserve Tuesday.

    Neasman made 11 appearances for the Jets this season before landing on the Rams' practice squad. It's unclear if his injury will impact his availability for training camp next season.

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  • Sharrod Neasman: Activated from COVID list then cut

    Neasman was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Saturday prior to being waived by the Jets, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.

    The safety was placed on the COVID list Dec. 20, missing the Jets' last two contests while going through league protocols prior to being let go Saturday. Neasman will now either be claimed by another team, return to the Jets' practice squad or become a free agent.

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  • Jets' Sharrod Neasman: Tests positive for COVID-19

    Neasman (illness) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday, Ralph Vacchiano of SportsNet New York reports.

    Neasman's addition to the COVID list comes on the heels of fellow free safety and starter Elijah Riley entering concussion protocols Monday. If Neasman can return in time for Sunday against the Jaguars and Riley cannot, Neasman will likely be looking at a significant increase in opportunity.

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  • Jets' Sharrod Neasman: Nabs first interception of season

    Neasman had two solo tackles, one pass breakup and one interception during Sunday's blowout loss to the Bills.

    Neasman handled just 26 percent of defensive snaps versus Buffalo, so despite a notable IDP performance, he still isn't easy to rely on for fantasy value in most formats. Coming up in Week 11, Neasman and the Jets are set for another divisional matchup, this time hosting the Dolphins.

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  • Jets' Sharrod Neasman: Rejoins active roster

    Neasman (hamstring) was activated from injured reserve Saturday.

    Neasman returned to practice this week and will be available for Sunday's game against the Titans after he spent the minimum of three weeks on injured reserve. The 29-year-old appeared in all 16 games with the Falcons last season and tallied 27 tackles (19 solo) and one sack.

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  • Jets' Sharrod Neasman: Designated to return from IR

    Neasman (hamstring) returned to practice off injured reserve Wednesday, Andy Vasquez of The Bergen Record reports.

    The Jets will have three weeks to add Neasman to their active roster. If they don't, he will head back to IR for the remainder of the season. Coach Robert Saleh said it's possible the 29-year-old could be activated and make his Jets' debut during Sunday's game against the Titans. Neasman recorded 27 tackles and one sack across 16 appearances for the Falcons during the 2020 campaign.

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  • Jets' Sharrod Neasman: Placed on IR

    Neasman (hamstring) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Rich Cimini of reports.

    Neasman was already slated to miss Sunday's season opener due to a hamstring injury, but he won't be eligible to return until at least Week 4 against the Titans. Adrian Colbert was elevated to the active roster Saturday to provide additional depth at safety in Sunday's Week 1 matchup against Carolina.

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  • Jets' Sharrod Neasman: Won't play Week 1

    Neasman (hamstring) did not practice this week and is listed as out for Sunday's matchup against the Panthers.

    Neasman's debut in New York will have to be delayed due to a hamstring injury. The UDFA out of Florida Atlantic suited up in all 16 games for the Falcons last season, totaling 289 defensive snaps and 300 special-teams snaps. The Jets are already thin at strong safety with Ashtyn Davis (undisclosed) and Zane Lewis (knee) on IR.

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  • Jets' Sharrod Neasman: Headed to Big Apple

    Neasman inked a contract with the Jets on Thursday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

    Neasman suited up in all 16 games with the Falcons last season, recording 27 tackles (19 solo) and a sack over that span. The Florida Atlantic product showed versatility last season, playing 289 snaps on defense and 300 on special teams. Look for the veteran to handle a similar role in New York should he make the roster out of training camp.

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  • Falcons' Sharrod Neasman: Appears in all 16 games for Atlanta

    Neasman, who registered four tackles during Atlanta's 44-27 Week 17 loss to the Buccaneers, wrapped up the 2020 campaign with 27 tackles and one sack over 16 games.

    Neasman took on an enhanced defensive role as the year wore on, twice collecting 97-plus percent of the Falcons' defensive snaps over the final quarter of the regular season. Weeks 1 through 13, he only once garnered more than 40 percent of the workload, but injuries to Damontae Kazee (Achilles) and Darqueze Dennard (quadriceps) opened up secondary snaps down the stretch. Having played all 57 of his career NFL games as a member of the Falcons, Neasman will now prepare to become an unrestricted free agent in March.

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  • Falcons' Sharrod Neasman: Collects Week 15 sack of Brady

    Neasman collected eight tackles and a sack during Sunday's 31-27 loss to the Buccaneers.

    Starting at free safety for a second consecutive game in place of the injured Ricardo Allen (concussion), Neasman finished behind only Deion Jones (10) in tackles among Falcons defenders. The 29-year-old's second-quarter sack of Tom Brady, meanwhile, forced a Tampa Bay punt. Despite Weeks 14 and 15 marking the first starts of Neasman's five-year career with Atlanta, he's held up reasonably well in coverage by containing opponents to a 89.6 passer rating over a limited sample of six targets.

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  • Falcons' Sharrod Neasman: Returns to Falcons

    Neasman signed a one-year contract with the Falcons on Friday, Jason Butt of The Athletic reports.

    The 28-year-old became an unrestricted free agent earlier this week after totaling four tackles in 2019 while working primarily on special teams. Neasman figures to work in a similar role during the upcoming season, assuming he makes the 53-man roster.

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  • Falcons' Sharrod Neasman: Plays integral special teams role

    Neasman appeared in 15 games this season and recorded four tackles and one fumble recovery.

    After obliterating career highs by collecting 44 tackles and four pass deflections during 2018, the fourth-year pro out of Florida Atlantic logged just 12 defensive snaps during all of 2019, though he did garner at least two-thirds of the special-teams snaps in 14 of his 15 outings. Neasman will become an unrestricted free agent upon the expiration of his two-year, $1.35 million contract in March.

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  • Falcons' Sharrod Neasman: Puts in full practice Thursday

    Neasman (shoulder) fully participated in practice Thursday, Vaughn McClure of reports.

    Barring a setback, Neasman will suit up Sunday. He has mostly been a special-teams player this year, seeing just eight defensive snaps all season.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-0, 198 lbs
Birthplace: Sarasota, FL
Age: 32
School: Florida Atlantic
Experience: 6