Akwasi Owusu-Ansah DB DET 8 Months

Lions promoted DB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah from their practice squad.

"AOA" has bounced around the NFL since Dallas made him a fourth-round pick in the 2010 draft. He's taking DE Israel Idonije's (I.R.) roster spot.

Akwasi Owusu-Ansah DB DET Jul 23 '13

Saints signed DB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah.

Owusu-Ansah has appeared in 14 career games, but he hasn't seen the field since the 2011 season with Jacksonville. He was last with the Raiders.

Akwasi Owusu-Ansah DB DET Jan 02 '13

Raiders signed DB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, TE Mickey Shuler, OG Jason Foster, LB Jerrell Harris, WR Tray Session and OL Jason Slowey to reserve/future contracts.

A 2010 fourth-round pick, Owusu-Ansah has played nearly as many positions as he has NFL games, but will be a defensive back for the Raiders. He'll be a special teamer if he makes the team out of camp, however. A former Dolphin and Viking, Shuler hasn't appeared in a game since 2010.

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Free agent DB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah worked out for the Giants.

The Giants are lacking depth in their secondary, and have just three healthy corners on their active roster. In addition to Owusu-Ansah, the Giants are worked out James Dockery, Elbert Mack, and former Colts SS David Caldwell.

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Free agent DB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah worked out for the Steelers.

Owusu-Ansah was waived by the Cowboys at final cuts after attempting to make the transition from safety to corner during camp. The former receiver has made just 14 career appearances since coming into the league as an undrafted free agent in 2010.

Akwasi Owusu-Ansah DB DET Aug 31 '12

Cowboys waived or released DB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, G Ronald Leary, DE Clifton Geathers, DT Ben Bass, OLB Adrian Hamilton, OT Pat McQuistan, G Daniel Loper, C Harland Gunn, OT Jeff Adams, TE Andrew Szczerba, WR Saalim Hakim, LB Baraka Atkins and DB Lionel Smith.

Owusu-Ansah, a fourth-round pick in 2010, has bounced around the league as a special teamer. The Cowboys have expressed interest in bringing Hamilton and Leary back as practice-squadders.

Akwasi Owusu-Ansah DB DET Jul 30 '12

Cowboys S Akwasi Owusu-Ansah has been moved to cornerback.

Also a former receiver, Owusu-Ansah played safety in college, but was drafted by the Cowboys as a safety in 2010. Whatever his position in listed as, Owusu-Ansah shouldn't contribute outside of special teams if he cracks Dallas' 53-man roster.

Akwasi Owusu-Ansah DB DET May 08 '12

Cowboys claimed S Akwasi Owusu-Ansah and P Jake Rogers off waivers.

Owusu-Ansah was originally drafted by Dallas in the fourth round two years ago. Held back early in his career by a pre-draft labrum tear, he's been primarily a special teamer in the NFL. Rogers is a camp leg behind Chris Jones.

Akwasi Owusu-Ansah DB DET Dec 06 '11

Jaguars signed S Akwasi Owusu-Ansah.

A fourth-round pick by the Cowboys in 2010, Owusu-Ansah has been primarily a special teamer in between injuries in 10 career games. He'll add depth following Dwight Lowery's shoulder injury Monday night.

Akwasi Owusu-Ansah DB DET Nov 30 '11

Cowboys waived WR/KR Akwasi Owusu-Ansah.

Owusu-Ansah's roster spot was needed for fullback help with Tony Fiammetta (illness) sidelined. This means Dez Bryant will be back returning punts.