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FOXBORO - Wes Welker has his locker next to the scale, and he doesn't understand why players weigh themselves naked....
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File this under… I don’t know, something ridiculous.
Patriots WR Wes Welker was fined $10,000 for wearing what the league is calling “an unauthorized hat during his postgame interview.” Ouch. That means Welker was fined for wearing his Bonk Breakers hat during post-game last week.
Welker is an investor in the company, and I do wonder if the publicity gained from wearing it...
New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker was fined $10,000 by the NFL for wearing an unauthorized promotional hat during his post-game interview following Sunday's victory over the AFC East rival Miami Dolphins.
Welker elected to make light of the situation on his Twitter account by writing, "Thanks for warning me the other 16 weeks I wore the hat."
Talk to the Patriots this week, and there hasn’t been any doubt. They are going all out today. They want to earn the No.1 seed against the Bills, as well as avenge an early, ugly loss. No worries, WR Wes Welker breaks it down. Check out my video:
Professional athletes are often fined for their actions on the playing field. But sometimes subtle violations can also dig into a player's pocket. Wes Welker was guilty of one of those subtle violations during his postgame news conference last Saturday. The Patriots wide receiver wore a promotional baseball cap that apparently wasn't authorized, and he's since been fined...
By Mike McDermottPatriots wide receiver Wes Welker has 120 reeptions this season, with his four so far today. Welker had 123 catches in 2009. He is just the second player in NFL history to enjoy two 120-catch seasons.
Cris Carter had 122 for the Vikings in 1994 and 1995.
The question is lingering. Still. Even with all indications that the Patriots are going to go all out on Sunday, Wes Welker was still asked — Do you expect to play the whole game?
And the Patriots WR could not have been more clear. Yes. Yes. And also, yes.
“Absolutely,” Welker said. “Absolutely. This is a big game for us. We gotta understand that and know that we gotta...
Wes Welker joined Twitter less than two weeks ago and already has more than 190,000 followers. (Just about 2.9...
Likely forgotten by Bills fans in the first meeting between the Buffalo and New England, because the Bills finally won, was the fact that Wes Welker was virtually unstoppable with 16 catches for over 200 yards and a touchdown. But as Chan Gailey sees it the second time around, it’s not going to be about limiting Welker’s receptions.
“You’d like to say just cover him tighter...
Wes Welker was fined $10,000 by the NFL this week for wearing an unauthorized hat during his postgame interview on Christmas Eve. His New England Patriots teammate Chad Ochocinco, himself no stranger to NFL fines, considered this a badge of honor.
The two had a late-afternoon conversation on Twitter regarding Welker's fine, which was for for wearing a hat for Bonk Beaker, a...
Stevie Johnson is trying to become the first Bills player with consecutive seasons of 1,000 receiving yards. Patriots WR Wes Welker has taken a liking to Twitter. The Ravens kick coverage units vow to do a better job than they’ve done in the first 15 games. Bengals WR Jerome Simpson wants to move past last…
By Brian MacPhersonFOXBORO -- The Patriots have not been swept by a divisional opponent since 2000.
The Buffalo Bills -- a team the Patriots had beaten 15 straight times entering this season -- have a chance to end that run. The Bills defeated the Patriots by a 34-31 score in late September despite 217 receiving yards from Wes Welker, as Tom Brady threw four interceptions and Rian...
1. Calvin Johnson, Detroit at Green Bay
2. Wes Welker, New England vs Buffalo
3. Hakeem Nicks, New York Giants vs Dallas
4. Roddy White, Atlanta vs Tampa Bay
5. Steve Smith, Carolina at New Orleans
6. Vincent Jackson, San Diego at Oakland
7. Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona vs Seattle
8. Dez Bryant, Dallas at New York Giants
9. A.J Green, Cincinnati vs Baltimore
10. Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh...