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June 1, 2015 04:10 PM
Colts release linebacker Shaun Phillips
by Sean D'Oliveira | CBS Sports Staff

The Colts announced the release of linebacker Shaun Phillips on Monday. 

Phillips appeared in five games during the 2014 season and totaled seven tackles. During his 11-year career, Phillips recorded 561 tackles and 81 1/2 sacks.

June 2, 2015 05:10 AM
Colts waive one linebacker, sign another from Titans
by Marty Gitlin |

The Colts have waived Victor Butler and claimed fellow inside linebacker Shaun Phillips off waivers from the Titans.

Butler was re-signed Monday after losing his roster spot six days earlier.

June 2, 2015 05:12 AM
Report: Titans will release veteran LB Shaun Phillips
by Igor Mello |

The Titans are expected to release veteran linebacker Shaun Phillips on Tuesday, according to the Tennessean. Phillips had 10 sacks last season with the Broncos, but registered 19 total tackles and two sacks in 11 games this season with Tennessee.

June 2, 2015 05:57 AM
Titans LBs Shaun Phillips, Quentin Groves dealing with injuries
by Michael Hurcomb | CBS Sports Staff

Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt said Monday linebacker Shaun Phillips suffered a hip injury and linebacker Quentin Groves suffered an ankle injury Sunday against the Redskins. Phillips is headed for an MRI and Whisenhunt added he didn't know the status of either player for Week 8 vs. Houston.

June 1, 2015 09:45 PM
Titans sign Shaun Phillips to two-year deal
by Larry Hartstein |

Free agent defensive end Shaun Phillips signed a two-year deal worth up to $6 million with the Titans, reports the Tennessean. Phillips had 10 sacks for the Broncos last season.

June 1, 2015 09:45 PM
Titans hosting Shaun Phillips
by Larry Hartstein |

Free agent Shaun Phillips is visiting the Titans on Thursday, reports Phillips, 32, had 10 sacks, two forced fumbles and an interception for the Broncos last year.

June 1, 2015 09:49 PM
Broncos want Shaun Phillips for situational role
by Larry Hartstein |

Broncos general manager John Elway said the team is interested in re-signing defensive end Shaun Phillips for a situational role.

"Shaun was really signed as a rotational-type guy last year and we'd be looking to see if he would play that same role," Elway said, per "The thought process with Shaun is we'll see how things go, but I'd like to have him back. But it's a matter of who's out there and what opportunities he has, too."

Phillips had 10 sacks, two forced fumbles and an interception last year. He'll turn 33 in May. 

June 1, 2015 10:48 PM
Shaun Phillips expected to return to Denver
by Larry Hartstein |

The Broncos fully expect to re-sign outside linebacker Shaun Phillips, reports NFL Network. He had 37 tackles, 10 sacks, two forced fumbles, an interception and five passes defensed in the regular season.

June 1, 2015 11:12 PM
Broncos DST dominates in first half
by Larry Hartstein |

The Broncos DST was utterly dominant in the first half of the playoff win over the Chargers, allowing 45 total yards. Denver wasn't able to sustain that pace as San Diego scored 17 second-half points.

The Broncos did not produce a turnover but got four sacks, two by defensive end Shaun Phillips. Denver allowed 259 total yards. The Broncos DST faces a tougher challenge in next Sunday's AFC Championship Game against the Patriots.

June 1, 2015 11:18 PM
Shaun Phillips back at practice
by Larry Hartstein |

Broncos defensive end Shaun Phillips, who was sent home Monday with a fever, returned to practice Wednesday, reports USA Today. Phillips has 10 sacks, two forced fumbles and an interception heading into Sunday's playoff game against the Chargers, his former team.

June 1, 2015 11:20 PM
Three Broncos defenders miss practice
by Larry Hartstein |

The Broncos were without three defensive players as they returned to practice Monday ahead of Sunday's divisional playoff game vs. San Diego, reports the Denver Post. Defensive ends Derek Wolfe and Shaun Phillips and safety Rahim Moore were absent.

Wolfe has practiced twice since suffering seizure-like symptoms in late November. Moore (leg) was eligible to return to practice last week, but has not done so, the report said. No word yet on the reason for Phillips' absence.

June 2, 2015 04:08 PM
Broncos duo picks up one sack each
by Chris Towers | Fantasy Writer

Broncos defensive linemen Shaun Phillips and Sylvester Williams were the only players able to get the quarterback Thursday, in a 27-20 loss to the Chargers in Week 15. Phillips had two tackles to go along with his sack, while, Williams added five stops.

Williams' sack was the first of his career, while Phillips' was his 10th of the season. 

June 2, 2015 04:45 PM
Shaun Phillips gets 1 1/2 sacks
by Larry Hartstein |

Broncos linebacker Shaun Phillips is up to nine sacks this season after getting 1 1/2 in the win over the Chiefs. Phillips also had 10 tackles and two passes defended.

He'll visit New England in Week 12.

June 2, 2015 04:46 PM
Broncos DST gets three sacks, turnover
by Larry Hartstein |

The Broncos DST turned in a decent performance in the Week 11 win. The unit sacked Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith three times, forced a turnover and held K.C. to 17 points.

Linebacker Shaun Phillips got 1 1/2 sacks, and defensive end Malik Jackson had a half-sack and two quarterback hits. Linebacker Danny Trevathan forced a fumble that corner Quentin Jammer recovered. Denver did an excellent job against Jamaal Charles, holding him to 72 yards from scrimmage.

The Broncos DST faces a tougher matchup Week 12 at New England.

June 2, 2015 05:23 PM
Rahim Moore, Chris Harris and Shaun Phillips each with an INT in Week 8
by Igor Mello |

Broncos defensive back Rahim Moore and Chris Harris and linebacker Shaun Phillips each came down with an interception during Sunday's win over the Redskins in Week 8.

Moore finished the game with six total tackles and one pass defended. Harris had three total tackles and two passes defended while Phillips posted only one tackle in a 45-21 victory.

June 2, 2015 05:22 PM
Denver's defense ready for Week 8
by Igor Mello |

The Broncos officially ruled the following defensive players as active for Sunday's contest against the Redskins in Week 8: defensive lineman Robert Ayers (shoulder), linebacker Shaun Phillips (hamstring), defensive lineman Mitch Unrein (groin) and linebacker Wesley Woodyard (neck).

June 2, 2015 05:20 PM
Probables dominate Broncos injury report
by Marty Gitlin |

Seven Broncos have been designated as probable for Sunday against Washington. Included are offensive stalwarts such as quarterback Peyton Manning (ankle) and wideouts Wes Welker (ankle) and Eric Decker (toe).

Also among them are defensive linemen Mitch Unrein (groin), Shaun Phillips (hamstring) and Robert Ayers (shoulder), linebacker Wesley Woodyard (neck) and tight end Joel Dreessen (knee).

Cornerback Champ Bailey (foot) is out while offensive linemen Chris Kuper and Orlando Franklin are questionable with ankle injuries.

June 2, 2015 05:34 PM
Broncos DST doesn't disrupt Colts
by Larry Hartstein |

The Broncos DST got linebacker Von Miller back, but it wasn't enough to disrupt the efficient Colts in Week 7. Denver got two sacks and a fumble recovery in the 39-33 defeat.

Linebacker Shaun Phillips and defensive tackle Terrance Knighton each sacked Andrew Luck. Safety Duke Ihenacho ripped the ball loose from running back Trent Richardson and pounced on the ball. Miller had two tackles, one for loss, and two quarterback hits.

Trindon Holliday returned four kickoffs for 123 yards, a 38-yard average, but lost a fumble on a punt return.

The Broncos DST will try to bounce back in Week 8 against Washington.

June 2, 2015 05:34 PM
Broncos' probables ready to go
by Larry Hartstein |

Several Broncos who were listed as probable on the injury report are active against the Colts. They include defensive end Robert Ayers (shoulder), tight end Joel Dreessen (knee), tight end Virgil Green (back), guard Chris Kuper (ankle), defensive end Shaun Phillips (hamstring) and defensive tackle Sylvester Williams (neck).

June 2, 2015 05:38 PM
Broncos fairly healthy heading into Sunday game
by Marty Gitlin |

The unbeaten Broncos list 11 players on their Friday injury report, but must concern themselves only with douftful tackle Orlando Franklin (ankle) and questionable linebacker Wesley Woodyard (neck).

The other nine are probable. They are wide receivers Eric Decker (shoulder) and Wes Welker (ankle), tight ends Joel Dreessen (knee) and Virgil Green (back), defensive linemen Robert Ayers (shoulder), Shaun Phillips (hamstring) and Sylvester Williams (neck), cornerback Champ Bailey (foot) and guard Chris Kuper (ankle).


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