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September 1, 2019 01:00 AM
Don Barclay: Let go by Broncos
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Broncos waived Barclay on Friday, Troy Renck of Denver 7 News reports.

Barclay was originally on a reserve/future contract with Denver. The 30-year-old appeared in 62 games for Green Bay from 2012 to 2016, but he's seen the field in only three regular-season contests since then.

January 22, 2019 05:40 PM
Broncos' Don Barclay: Signs future deal
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Barclay signed a reserve/future contract with the Broncos on Tuesday, Field Yates of ESPN reports.

Barclay has been a backup for much of his career, seeing spot starts across five different seasons. He has 25 starts under his belt since entering the league in 2012, but he didn't see the field for any team in 2018. He'll enter his age-30 season in 2019 and look to secure a backup role with the Broncos.

July 31, 2018 09:24 PM
Saints' Don Barclay: Scooped up by Saints
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Barclay agreed to a contract with the Saints on Tuesday, Nick Underhill of The Baton Rouge Advocate reports.

Barclay ended the 2016 season with the Lions after being placed on injured reserve due to a concussion. He played just three games for the team after spending his first four seasons with the Packers. The 29-year-old guard will now look to earn a spot on the Saints' roster entering the 2018 season.

December 26, 2017 03:00 PM
Lions' Don Barclay: Hits IR with concussion
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Lions placed Barclay on injured reserve Tuesday with a concussion.

Barclay played every snap in the Lions' Week 16 loss to the Bengals before being diagnosed with the concussion afterward. He's the third different offensive lineman to report a concussion following a game this season, with T.J. Lang and Travis Swanson preceding him. Detroit will replace Barclay on the 53-man roster with tight end Hakeem Valles.

October 25, 2017 10:40 AM
Packers' Don Barclay: Reaches injury settlement
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Packers released Barclay (ankle) off injured reserve Tuesday, Rob Demovsky of reports.

Barclay was placed on the IR after injuring his ankle during the preseason. The 28-year-old has been with the Packers since entering the league in 2012, but will now be free to find a roster spot elsewhere if healthy enough to generate interest.

September 4, 2017 03:40 PM
Packers' Don Barclay: Reverts to IR
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Barclay (ankle) was placed on injured reserve Sunday, the team's official site reports.

Barclay has been unable to regain steam following the ankle injury he suffered several weeks back. If he's cleared by the medical staff, Barclay will have the chance to sign with another team, but the prospect of that happening seems low at the moment.

August 10, 2017 09:32 PM
Packers' Don Barclay: Out with ankle injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Barclay (ankle) is out for the remainder of Thursday's game against the Eagles, Jason Wilde of reports.

Barclay is a utility lineman, and one of only two on the Packers who has natural center ability. Corey Linsley will play in his place.

March 11, 2017 02:52 PM
Packers' Don Barclay: Back in green and gold
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Barclay re-signed with the Packers on a one-year, $1.3 million contract Friday, Rob Demovsky of reports.

He's proven to be a versatile asset to the Packers' offensive line, which makes him valuable, particularly given the departure of J.C. Tretter earlier in the week. Barclay figures to be the main backup on the o-line.

November 28, 2016 07:24 PM
Packers' Don Barclay: Active Monday night
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Barclay (shoulder) is active Monday night against the Eagles.

Barclay injured his shoulder in pregame warmups prior to last Sunday's game against the Redskins and was limited in practice throughout the week.

June 1, 2015 02:59 PM
Packers T Don Barclay signed restricted tender
by Elliot Smith |

Restricted free agent tackle Don Barclay signed a tender sheet with the Packers on Thursday, returning to the club for his fourth season, according to Adam Caplan of

Earlier reports said the Packers tendered Barclay at the lowest level of $1.542 million. He missed the entire 2014 season with a torn ACL after starting 14 games for the team in 2013.

June 1, 2015 03:41 PM
Packers tender OT Don Barclay at low level
by Larry Hartstein |

The Packers tendered restricted free agent offensive tackle Don Barclay at the lowest level, $1.542 million, reports He missed the 2014 season with a torn ACL after starting 14 games in 2013.

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June 1, 2015 03:45 PM
Report: Jaguars, Redskins, Buccaneers most interested in Bulaga
by R.J. White |

The Jaguars, Redskins and Buccaneers have shown the most interest in impending free-agent tackle Bryan Bulaga, the Journal Sentinel reports.

The Packers have "no intention" of paying their right tackle $7 million per year, leaving the door open for an interested team to swoop in and land the lineman. He's considered the top tackle available in free agency and could be signed with the intent to move to the left side.

If Bulaga leaves Green Bay, third-year pro Don Barclay would be expected to move into Bulaga's starting role at right tackle.

June 2, 2015 07:00 AM
Packers place six on injured reserve
by R.J. White |

The Packers have placed wide receiver Jared Abbrederis, offensive lineman Don Barclay, running back Rajion Neal, nose tackle B.J. Raji, linebacker Joe Thomas and guard Andrew Tiller on injured reserve, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

June 2, 2015 07:04 AM
Seven Packers ruled out for Friday's preseason game
by Igor Mello |

The following players are not expected to dress for the Packers Friday night against Oakland: cornerback Casey Hayward, running back Rajion Neal, linebacker Joe Thomas, offensive lineman Don Barclay, wide receiver Jared Abbrederis, tight end Brandon Bostick and defensive tackle Letroy Guion.

June 2, 2015 07:12 AM
Five Packers to miss second preseason game
by Igor Mello |

According to ESPN, The following Packers won't travel to St. Louis for their upcoming preseason game against the Rams on Saturday: Linebacker Joe Thomas (knee), tight end Colt Lyerla (knee), wide receiver Jared Abbrederis (knee) and tackle Don Barclay (knee)

Letroy Guion is nursing a hamstring injury, which has kept him out all training camp. He will travel with the team but sit out the game against St. Louis.

June 2, 2015 07:17 AM
Packers list injured players for Week 1 of preseason
by Igor Mello |

The Packers will be without the following players because of injury: Morgan Burnett (oblique), Tanner Miller (ankle), Colt Lyerla (knee), Don Barclay (knee), Jared Abbrederis (knee), Letroy Guion (hamstring) and Jerel Worthy (back).

June 2, 2015 07:21 AM
Report: Packers lose OL Don Barclay to torn ACL
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Packers offensive lineman Don Barclay suffered a torn ACL during practice Tuesday, a league source told the Green Bay Press-Gazette. Barclay, who started 14 games last season, was expected to be a primary backup at both guard spots and right tackle.

June 2, 2015 07:21 AM
Don Barclay suffers knee injury Tuesday
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Packers coach Mike McCarthy said offensive lineman Don Barclay suffered a knee injury during practice Tuesday. He is being evaluated and the team will probably know more about his status Tuesday night.

June 2, 2015 04:31 PM
Seven Packers should play Week 13
by Chris Cwik |

Packers OL Don Barclay, DT Johnny Jolly, DE Mike Neal, OL Marshall Newhouse, LB Nick Perry, CB Sam Shields and OL Josh Sitton are probable Week 13 against the Lions.

Barclay and Perry were both limited in practice Wednesday. Neal was able to practice in full Tuesday, but did not practice Wednesday. 

June 2, 2015 04:37 PM
Packers list Week 12 inactives
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Packers tackle Don Barclay (knee), linebacker Nick Perry (foot, ankle), quarterback Aaron Rodgers (collarbone), defensive end Johnny Jolly (groin), Sam Shields (hamstring), wide receiver Chris Harper and linebacker Nate Palmer were among the team's inactives Week 12 vs. Minnesota.


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