Agent: Patriots, Seventh-Round Pick Xzavier Dickson Agree To Four-Year Deal

Xzavier Dickson has become the first member of the New England Patriots’ draft class reach a contract agreement. Dickson, a 6-foot-3, 268-pound outside linebacker selected in the seventh round, agreed to terms Thursday on a four-year deal with the Patriots, according to his representation, Enter-Sports Management. The Alabama product recorded 42 tackles as a senior last season...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Draft Alabama Linebacker Xzavier Dickson With 253rd, Final Pick

FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots added another Alabama defender to their roster. The Patriots drafted linebacker Xzavier Dickson with their 253rd and final pick of the 2015 NFL Draft. He was projected to be selected in the fourth or fifth round by NFLDraftScout.com. Dickson ran a 4.74-second 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine with a 7.56-second 3-cone drill and 4...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Saban suspends two Alabama players from Sugar Bowl

Alabama head coach Nick Saban has suspended linebacker Xzavier Dickson and running back Alvin Kamara for the Crimson Tide's game against Oklahoma. Dickson had 13 tackles - 6 solo - in 10 games this year. He did not play against either Tennessee or Kentucky. Freshman Kamara did not play at all for the  Tide this year. BOTTOM LINE: Cecil Hurt, a long-time writer for the Tuscaloosa...
Via SEC Football Blog
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Alabama suspends Dickson, Kamara for Sugar Bowl

Alabama has suspended linebacker Xzavier Dickson and freshman tailback Alvin Kamara. Coach Nick Saban announced Thursday that neither would play for the third-ranked Crimson Tide in the Sugar Bowl against No. 11 Oklahoma on Jan. 2. Saban didn't disclose a reason for the suspensions. Dickson is a backup linebacker. He has played in 12 games and has 13 tackles, plus two stops for...
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December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

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