• No deal for Joe Mays with Redskins

    Summary of 12 articles · Updated Jul 31, 2013
    Mays will be on the practice field for the first time on Wednesday. “He helped a lot,” Mays said of Smith. Cut last week with a $4 million base salary, Mays has visited the Redskins. To make room for Mays on the roster, the team must make a decision on a player to clear a spot. But new Texans linebacker Joe Mays understood that was part of his narrative when joining the Texans. Former Denver inside linebacker Joe Mays, who was suspended for one game and fined $50,000 last season for ear-holing quarterback Matt Schaub, will get a tryout. But the Texans are desperately short of inside linebackers with Brian Cushing still not practicing and Daryl Sharpton out of commission because of a groin strain, so general manager Rick Smith took Mays out to dinner Sunday to convince him to sign with the Texans, which he did Monday. With Schaub’s blessing.
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      Source: ESPN.com
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      Source: chron.com
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      Source: ESPN.com
    • Texans bring in veteran LB Mays for tryout

      Former Denver inside linebacker Joe Mays, who was suspended for one game and fined $50,000 last season for ear-holing quarterback Matt Schaub, will get a tryout. Mays, 28, was waived by Denver last week. During last season, he suffered a fractured fibul…
      Source: chron.com

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