Found December 11, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
The New England Patriots have placed wide receiver Donte Stallworth on season ending injured reserve after suffering a high ankle sprain during last night’s win over the Texans. The Patriots also waived tight end Visanthe Shiancoe and re-signed free agent Deion Branch.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = ''+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })(); sr_adspace_id = 1000005525107; sr_adspace_width = 300; sr_adspace_height = 250; sr_ad_new_window = true; sr_adspace_type = "graphic";

Patriots put Stallworth on IR, release Shiancoe

Well, that lasted long. The New England Patriots put WR Donte Stallworth on IR today, with a season ending ankle injury. One reception, 63 yards, for one TD. The Flying Elvii also released TE Visanthe Shiancoe.Stallworth was unable to answer the bell last night for the final 25 minutes of the game, limited the Patriots formations, unable to go with a 3 WR package. Albert Breer reported...

Report: Patriots Set to Re-Sign Deion Branch

When Deion Branch was released on Nov. 17 to make room for Greg Salas, the question wasn’t if he was going to return to the Patriots, but when. That question has been resolved. The Patriots are set to re-sign Branch, according to Shalise Manza Young of the Boston Globe. Branch played in seven games with New England this season, while starting three. He has nine receptions for...

Patriots Re-Sign WR Deion Branch

WR Deion Branch was released by the Patriots earlier in the season, yet his locker was never cleared out. The team re-signed him today to add depth to roster decimated by injury at the position.

Donte Stallworth Placed On IR

The Patriots have placed Donte' Stallworth on injured reserve with a high-ankle sprain. SOURCE: Albert Breer, NFL NetworkFantasy Spin:Stallworth was just re-signed on Dec. 3 and hauled in a 63-yard touchdown reception Monday night against Houston, his only catch of the year. New England also released TE Visanthe Shiancoe Tuesday.

Deion Branch Returns To Patriots

The Patriots will re-sign receiver Deion Branch, a source told Albert Breer of the NFL Network.Fantasy Spin:Branch was let go in mid-November but Donte' Stallworth was placed on injured reserve with an ankle sprain Tuesday, creating an opening for Branch to rejoin the team. Branch only has nine receptions in seven games this season so he can be ignored in fantasy circles.

Patriots Place Donte’ Stallworth On IR, Bring Deion Branch Back

The New England Patriots are placing Donte’ Stallworth on injured reserve and adding Deion Branch again as his replacement.  Stallworth suffered a high ankle sprain just a week after he returned to the team as a free agent. Stallworth, 32, was added to the roster when Julian Edelman went on injured reserve, but made the most of his short stay, as he hauled in a 63-yard touchdown...

Deion Branch officially signs back with the Patriots

Deion Branch has officially signed back with the Patriots according to Deion Branch. #PatriotsTalk— Tom E. Curran (@tomecurran) December 12, 2012He's not a deep threat, or an outside threat. But he knows the offense.Does this help the Patriots?Related:Patriots put Donte Stallworth on IR, release Visanthe Shiancoe, Deion Branch return imminent?

Patriots re-sign WR Branch

Wide receiver Deion Branch is back with the New England Patriots for the fourth time. Wide receiver Donte Stallworth was placed on injured reserve Wednesday morning, and the Patriots announced Wednesday afternoon they have re-signed Branch. Branch, 33, was originally selected by the Patriots in the second round of the 2002 NFL Draft. He was traded to the Seattle Seahawks on...

Patriots release Donte Stallworth and Visanthe Shiancoe, Deion Branch return imminent?

Stallworth suffered a high ankle sprain during his TD catch, according to a source.— Jeff Howe (@jeffphowe) December 12, 2012Patriots place Donte' Stallworth on IR, release Shiancoe, and release Tommie Draheim from practice squad.— Nick Underhill (@Nick_Underhill) December 12, 2012Stay tuned..

Donte Stallworth Finally Adds Long Awaited Deep Threat to Patriots’ Passing Game

FOXBORO, Mass. — Donte Stallworth‘s return to the Patriots came under some unfortunate circumstances. But the veteran receiver made the most of his homecoming, leaving a big mark on maybe the “biggest game of the year.” Julian Edelman‘s season-ending injury was an ill-fated reality that the Patriots, and Stallworth himself, had to deal with heading into the stretch run...

Patriots Place Donte Stallworth on Injured Reserve, Release Visanthe Shiancoe

One great thing about covering New England sports: You never know what the Patriots are going to do. Just one day after playing a critical role in the Patriots’ 42-14 win over the Texans, the team announced they placed Donte Stallworth on injured reserve and released Visanthe Shiancoe. Stallworth suffered an ankle injury during his 20 snaps against Houston, according to Jeff Howe...

Deion Branch’s Return to Patriots Was Inevitable, But Now Is Perfect Time for Reunion

Deion Branch‘s spot in the Patriots’ locker room was left intact even after the team released him back on Nov. 17. The unattended, and untouched, slot, stationed just to the right of quarterback Tom Brady, was a sign that Branch’s days in New England might not yet be finished. The Patriots announced the long-awaited return of the reliable veteran on Wednesday, a move that,...

NFL Rumors: New England Patriots Get Good News With Expected Return Of Rob Gronkowski And Deion Branch

The New England Patriots have not been a lucky team in terms of injuries this season, especially on the offensive side of the ball. After losing Julian Edelman and Donte Stallworth over the past few weeks, it appears as if New England is finally about to get some good news on the NFL injury front. The Gronk is back. So is Branch. Rob Gronkowski is going to return to practice for...

Branch is Patriots' latest plug-and-play receiver

When you have quarterback Tom Brady at the helm, Wes Welker in the slot and Aaron Hernandez at tight end, a wide receiver carousel isn't a big deal. The New England Patriots, who lost receiver Donte' Stallworth for the season Monday days after they signed him, picked up the other on-again-off-again Patriots receiver in Deion Branch Wednesday. "Same thing he brought to...

Patriots' Stallworth lands on IR after one game

Donte' Stallworth's season essentially started and ended on the same dramatic play Monday, as he landed on injured reserve Tuesday. The Patriots wide receiver caught a 63-yard touchdown pass from Tom Brady in the third quarter Monday night during New England's 42-14 rout of the Houston Texans. The catch was the first of the season for Stallworth, who signed with the...
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