Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/18/12
They entered the NFL together in the 2006 draft class and quickly became starters for their respective teams as rookies. Barry Cofield began laying the groundwork to establish himself as one of the NFL's top defensive tackles. Kevin Boothe got cut by Oakland the following year. As fate would have it, they would become teammates for four seasons with the New York Giants. Cofield and Boothe will cross paths once again Sunday - albeit on different sides -- in the FOX America's Game of the Week between Washington and the host Giants. Cofield left New York in the 2011 offseason for a six-year, $36 million contract to become Washington's starting nose tackle. At the time, Boothe was New York's top reserve interior offensive lineman. He was capable of playing center and both guard positions but unable to secure a first-string spot. Those backup days are now gone. Boothe entered the starting lineup for the final nine games of New York's 2011 Super Bowl season and subsequently entrench...
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Ronda Rousey confirms she was supposed to fight Gina Carano

Harbaugh denies using F-word in Jay Gruden exchange

Urban Meyer: Both J.T. Barrett and Cardale Jones will play

Legal expert: NFL's reported offer to Brady 'really ridiculous'

Seguin called out by former Maple Leafs CEO for partying

No suspension for Sarkisian was made in best interest of USC

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Jim Tomsula disputes report Jarryd Hayne has made 49ers

Report: Brady case judge once vacated CBA violation ruling

Why no. 4 Baylor will and won't win the National Championship

Is D'Angelo Russell in over his head?

Percy Harvin voices support for Tyrod Taylor

Richardson pleads not guilty to traffic, resisting arrest charges

NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Why Mike Trout ain't right

The Opening Drive: Jamal Anderson warns UM fans before heading to Salt Lake City

Best and worst MLB players in August

RG3 blames intern for liking Instagram post trashing owner

Four most surprising roster cuts from NFL teams

Raiders cut Trent Richardson

Caroline Wozniacki smoking cover of ‘Rhapsody’

Everett Golson named FSU's starting QB

Urban Meyer won't announce QB before season

Teammates relieved RG3 was benched?

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker