Rocky McIntosh LB DET 8 Months

Lions re-signed LB Rocky McIntosh.

Rocky McIntosh LB DET 8 Months

Lions released LB Rocky McIntosh.

Detroit is down to five linebackers on its 53, with Tahir Whitehead and Travis Lewis behind Stephen Tulloch, Ashlee Palmer, and DeAndre Levy.

Rocky McIntosh LB DET 8 Months

Lions signed LB Rocky McIntosh to a one-year contract.

30-year-old McIntosh worked out for the Lions early in training camp. In 16 games (nine starts) with the Rams last season, McIntosh notched 44 tackles and a sack. St. Louis didn't re-sign him because he's an ineffective player.

Rocky McIntosh LB DET 9 Months

Free agent LB Rocky McIntosh worked out for the Lions.

It's McIntosh's first known workout after he appeared in all 16 games for the Rams last season, making nine starts. He'd be a nice veteran addition for a linebacker corps that doesn't have a ton of depth.

Rocky McIntosh LB DET Aug 01 '12

Rocky McIntosh is working as a backup at both outside linebacker positions.

McIntosh has experience as a 4-3 outside 'backer thanks to his time with Gregg Williams in Washington. He projects as the backup to Mario Haggan on the strong side and Jo-Lonn Dunbar on the weak side.

Rocky McIntosh LB DET Jun 14 '12

Rams signed LB Rocky McIntosh, formerly of the Redskins.

McIntosh had previously visited the Vikings and Dolphins in addition to the 'Skins. Coming off 65 tackles and a sack last season after losing his starting job mid-way through, McIntosh will likely compete with Jo-Lonn Dunbar and Mario Haggan for snaps at outside linebacker.

Rocky McIntosh LB DET Jun 14 '12

The Rams would like to get free agent LB Rocky McIntosh under contract "relatively quickly," according to the Post-Dispatch.

McIntosh worked out for head coach Jeff Fisher Wednesday morning, and the coach liked what he saw. Considering McIntosh has been on the street all offseason, a contract should be easy to hammer out. He could push Jo-Lonn Dunbar or Mario Haggan for a starting role at outside linebacker in Fisher's 4-3 scheme.

Rocky McIntosh LB DET Jun 13 '12

Free agent LB Rocky McIntosh is participating in Rams minicamp on a tryout basis.

McIntosh worked out personally in front of coach Jeff Fisher on Wednesday morning, and took part in individual drills in the afternoon. A 29-year-old with four and a half years of starting experience, McIntosh could be a starter in St. Louis.

Rocky McIntosh LB DET May 24 '12

The Jets recently hosted ILB Rocky McIntosh for a free agent visit.

McIntosh has also met with the Vikings, Bears, and Dolphins since the free agency period began. The 29-year-old would be depth for Rex Ryan's defense.

Rocky McIntosh LB DET May 08 '12

Free agent Rocky McIntosh worked out for the Vikings this week.

McIntosh had previously visited the Bears and Dolphins. He would likely back up WLB Erin Henderson and expected first-year starter MLB Jasper Brinkley if he lands in Minnesota.