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Dru Samia: Gets cut by New York
Samia (undisclosed) was waived by the Jets from the active/PUP list with a failed physical designation.
Samia played in 15 games between 2019 and 2020 for the Vikings, before joining the Jets. The 2019 fourth-round selection will work to get healthy and earn another chance with an NFL squad.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dru Samia: Hits PUP list
Samia (undisclosed) was placed on the active/PUP by the Jets on Thursday, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.
Samia was picked up by the Jets in January after he was waived by the Vikings with a hamstring injury last September. The 24-year-old can be medically cleared to practice once again at any point leading up the regular season, and he should provide additional depth along the Jets offensive line when healthy.... See More ... See Less
Dru Samia: Works out with Jets
Samia (hamstring) had a workout with the Jets on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.
Samia landed on injured reserve with the Vikings in early September and was waived with an injury settlement shortly thereafter. He made four starts in 13 appearances for Minnesota in 2020.... See More ... See Less
Dru Samia: Waived with injury settlement
Samia (hamstring) was waived from injured reserve with an injury settlement Wednesday.
Samia played 13 games (four starts) with the Vikings last season, but he couldn't stay healthy during training camp. The 24-year-old is now a free agent and can sign another contract once healthy.... See More ... See Less
Vikings' Dru Samia: Returns to injured reserve
Samia (hamstring) reverted to the Vikings' injured reserve Wednesday, per the NFL's official transactions report.
Samia is dealing with a serious hamstring injury. As a result of going unclaimed on waivers, Samia will get to stick with Minnesota as he begins what could be a lengthy recovery process.... See More ... See Less
Dru Samia: Waived by Minnesota with injury
The Vikings waived Samia (hamstring) with an injury designation, Ben Goessling of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
Samia suffered a significant hamstring injury and is expected to come back to the Vikings' IR if he isn't claimed by another team off waivers. As of now, the injury length and rehab time are unknown, but it's possible the 24-year-old guard will miss most of the season.... See More ... See Less
Vikings' Dru Samia: Back from COVID list
Samia (illness) was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday.
Samia was placed on the COVID-19 list early last week after testing positive for the virus, but he's since cleared the league's protocols. The 23-year-old ceded starting duties at right guard to Ezra Cleveland prior to his positive test, though Cleveland has recently been dealing with an ankle issue.... See More ... See Less
Vikings' Dru Samia: Lands on COVID-19 list
Samia (illness) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Sunday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.
Samia tested positive for the virus and won't play in Monday's game against the Bears. The Vikings will begin contact tracing, and any high-risk close contacts won't travel with the team.... See More ... See Less
Vikings' Dru Samia: Practices fully Wednesday
Samia (wrist) was a full practice participant Wednesday.
The 23-year-old was sidelined by the wrist injury in Week 6, but he was able to get healthy over the bye week. Samia should return to the starting post at right guard, though previous starter Pat Elflein (thumb) is nearing his return from injured reserve.... See More ... See Less
Vikings' Dru Samia: Ruled out for Week 6
Samia (wrist) is ruled out for Sunday's game against the Falcons, Chad Graff of The Athletic reports.
Samia has recently started at right guard in place of Pat Elflein (thumb), but he'll now be forced to miss at least one contest due to a wrist issue. In his stead, Brett Jones stands to slot into the starting lineup.... See More ... See Less
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