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The Chargers signed former Patriots running back Danny Woodhead to a two-year contract with the hope that the 5'8", 200-pound versatile veteran will fill a hole that emerged with the loss of Darren Sproles to New Orleans after the 2010 season. Woodhead, like Sproles, and frequently referred to as "the poor-man's Sproles", is a jack-of-all-trades who has proven to be effective rushing, catching, returning kicks, and blocking. The 28-year old Woodhead has played five seasons in the NFL; two with the New York Jets and the past three with the Patriots. Career-wise, Woodhead has rushed 265 times for 1,263 yards, and ten touchdowns, caught 100 passes for 1,069 yards and four touchdowns; and has returned 23 kicks for 496 yards. In 2012, Woodhead carried the ball 76 times for 301 yards and four touchdowns, and caught 40 passes for 446 yards and three touchdowns. To put these stats into perspective, the Chargers scored only four rushing touchdowns last season. Woodhead...
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The Chargers signed former Patriots running back Danny Woodhead to a two-year contract with the hope that the 5'8", 200-pound versatile veteran will fill a hole that emerged with the loss of Darren Sproles to New Orleans after the 2010 season. Woodhead, like Sproles, and frequently referred to as "the poor-man's Sproles", is a jack-of-all-trades who has proven...
Patriots fans would have been green with envy if they had seen Danny Woodhead suit up with the Jets once again. Luckily for New Englanders, San Diego stole the undersized running back away.
The Jets were in serious discussions to bring Woodhead back to New York, according to Mike Reiss of ESPN.com. The Patriots were also interested in re-signing the third-down back, but the Chargers’...
Wes Welker isn’t the only fan favorite that will be playing for another team next season. On Friday, the San Diego Chargers agreed to a two-year deal with cult hero Danny Woodhead. Woodhead is a versatile back that can do basically anything an offensive scheme asks of him. He occupied the role of third-down back last season for the Patriots.
Woodhead’s future with the Patriots...
Every year is the same
And I feel it again,
I'm a loser - no chance to win.
Leaves start falling,
Come down is calling,
Loneliness starts sinking in.
Sorry it's been so long since I've posted. Those who have been Justice Leaguers for many years know that this is my least favorite time of the year. The NFL, to their credit, have truly made themselves...
Breaking News - Former New England spark plug, Danny Woodhead, has left to join the San Diego Chargers, signing a two-year deal.
NFL Impact - Tom Brady loses another one of his favorite weapons, making two in the past two days. The Patriots have utilized Danny Woodhead better than any team possibly could. They found crafty ways to get him the ball and often hid him behind that...
Former Patriots running back Danny Woodhead has signed a two-year deal with the Chargers.Fantasy Spin:Woodhead had 747 yards from scrimmage, seven touchdowns and 40 receptions last season. He'll serve as San Diego's third-down back and could provide decent value in PPR leagues considering Ronnie Brown had 49 catches in that role last season.
Former Chargers OLB Antwan Barnes announced, via his Twitter account, that he has signed with the New York Jets.
Barnes, 28, was used a situational pass-rusher for the Chargers, but he’s surprisingly tallied 14 sacks over the past two seasons. The Jets could use some help in this department and Barnes looks to be another good value signing by new GM John Idzik.
Well you obviously can’t bring everyone back and with the signing of Leon Washington, the writing was perhaps on the wall for Danny Woodhead who signed a two-year contract with the San Diego Chargers.
Woodhead who came to New England after being released by the New York Jets was a valuable third down back and punt returner for the team in his three seasons in Foxboro.
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