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October 10, 2018 08:28 AM
Will Clarke: Released by Bucs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Clarke was released by the Buccaneers on Tuesday, Greg Auman of The Athletic reports.

Clarke failed to make the final roster prior to the season, but he was brought back after Week 1 to provide depth on the defensive line. It is unclear if he will revert to the Tampa Bay's practice squad or look for a new opportunity.

September 12, 2018 01:36 PM
Buccaneers' Will Clarke: Re-signs with Tampa Bay
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Clarke signed a contract with the Buccaneers on Wednesday, Jenna Laine of reports.

Clarke played 15 games with Tampa last season, accumulating 15 tackles and 2.5 sacks. The veteran is expected to serve as a reserve option behind Vinny Curry in the Buccaneers' 4-3 defense.

March 15, 2018 08:44 PM
Buccaneers' Will Clarke: Remains in Tampa Bay
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Clarke re-signed with the Buccaneers on Thursday, Jenna Laine of reports.

Clarke spent his first season in Tampa Bay as a rotational defensive lineman, accumulating 15 tackles (12 solo) and 2.5 sacks in 15 games.

December 5, 2017 08:00 PM
Buccaneers' Will Clarke: Two sacks Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Clarke recorded three tackles, all solo, two sacks and a pass defensed in Sunday's loss to the Packers.

Clarke now has nine tackles and three sacks in 11 games this season. His 34 defensive reps were a new season-high. Look for the veteran defensive end to continue to split reps with William Gholston on Sunday when the Buccaneers face the Lions.

September 17, 2017 12:00 PM
Buccaneers' Will Clarke: Not playing Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Clarke is a coach's decision inactive for Sunday's game against Chicago, Scott Smith of the Buccaneers' official site reports.

Clarke's inactive status is due to his position near the bottom of the team's depth chart and the Buccaneers' overall health after their unexpected bye week last week.

June 2, 2015 05:36 AM
Giovani Bernard headlines Bengals inactives in Week 10
by R.J. White |

The Bengals have ruled the following players as inactive for Thursday's Week 10 matchup against the Browns: running back Giovani Bernard (hip, clavicle), cornerback Leon Hall (concussion), linebackers Vontaze Burfict (knee) and Rey Maualuga (hamstring), offensive tackle Andre Smith (ankle), wide receiver Dane Sanzenbacher and defensive end Will Clarke.

Hall and Burfict were ruled out on the team's final injury report, which also listed Bernard, Maualuga and Smith as doubtful to play. Jeremy Hill is expected to carry the load at running back with Bernard sidelined.

June 2, 2015 05:42 AM
Gio Bernard heads Bengals' Week 9 inactives
by Larry Hartstein |

The Bengals declared running back Giovani Bernard (hip), linebacker Vontaze Burfict (knee), guard Kevin Zeitler (calf), linebacker Rey Maualuga (hamstring), cornerback Darqueze Dennard (hamstring), wideout Dane Sanzenbacher and defensive end Will Clarke inactive for Sunday's game against the Jaguars.

With Bernard sidelined, rookie Jeremy Hill will start at tailback.

June 2, 2015 05:51 AM
Bengals announce Week 8 inactives vs. Ravens
by R.J. White |

The Bengals have listed the following players as inactive for Week 8's matchup with the Ravens: wide receiver A.J. Green (toe), linebacker Rey Maualuga (hamstring), defensive tackle Brandon Thompson (knee), running back Rex Burkhead, cornerback Chris Lewis-Harris, offensive tackle Tanner Hawkinson and defensive end Will Clarke.

Green will miss his third straight game while dealing with a nagging toe injury, and an earlier report Sunday pegged his chances at playing in Week 9 at 70 percent. Maualuga had been ruled out on the team's final Week 8 injury report, while Thompson had been listed as questionable.

June 2, 2015 05:59 AM
Big names among Bengals inactives for clash against Colts
by Marty Gitlin |

Stud wideout A.J. Green is the standout among the seven inactives for the Bengals on Sunday against host Indianapolis. But several other injured players are on the list.

They are linebackers Emmanuel Lamur (shoulder) and Rey Maualuga (hamstring) and defensive tackle Brandon Thompson (knee).

The healthy scratches are cornerback Chris Lewis-Harris, tackle Tanner Hawkinson and defensive end Will Clarke.

June 2, 2015 06:08 AM
Marvin Jones among Bengals inactives Week 6
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Bengals cornerback Chris Lewis-Harris, linebacker Khairi Fortt, defensive tackle Brandon Thompson, offensive lineman Kevin Zeitler, wide receiver Marvin Jones and defensive end Will Clarke were among the team's inactives Week 6 vs. Carolina.

June 2, 2015 06:16 AM
Vontaze Burfict, Marvin Jones head Cincy's inactives
by Larry Hartstein |

Linebacker Vontaze Burfict (concussion) and receiver Marvin Jones (ankle) are among the Bengals' inactives for Sunday Night Football. Both were listed as doubtful.

Also sitting out are defensive linemen Will Clarke and Brandon Thompson (knee), offensive lineman Kevin Zeitler (calf), defensive back Chris Lewis-Harris and running back Rex Burkhead (knee).

June 2, 2015 06:41 AM
Bengals list Week 2 inactives
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

The Bengals' list of inactives for Week 2 against the Falcons includes wide receiver Marvin Jones (foot), running back Rex Burkhead (knee), linebacker Sean Porter (hamstring), defensive lineman Will Clarke, offensive lineman T.J. Johnson and offensive lineman Tanner Hawkinson.

Clarke, Johnson and Hawkinson are all healthy scratches.

June 2, 2015 06:49 AM
Bengals list seven inactive for Week 1
by Chris Towers | Fantasy Writer

The Bengals unveiled their inactives for Week 1 prior to gametime against the Ravens Sunday, and they did so with little suspense. Among the inactives are:

Running back Rex Burkhead; offensive lineman T.J. Johnson; wide receivers Marvin Jones and James Wright; defensive end Will Clarke; linebacker Sean Porter; and defensive back Darqueze Dennard.  

June 1, 2015 08:54 PM
Bengals draft DE Will Clarke
by Jamey Eisenberg | Senior Fantasy Writer

With the No. 88 pick in the NFL Draft, the Bengals selected defensive end Will Clarke from West Virginia.

Clarke had six sacks in 2013, and he should complete for playing time in the Bengals' defensive line rotation right away.

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Pittsburgh, PA, USA
West Virginia
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