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The Patriots lost one free agent to Peyton Manning and the Broncos. But they may have a chance at getting another key player before Denver does — this time on the defensive side.
Defensive end Dwight Freeney, who has been considered a good fit for the Patriots since being cut by the Colts this offseason, is reportedly headed to New England to get a look from the team, Tom E. Curran of Comcast Sports Net reports.
In addition to John Abraham and Adrian Wilson, the Patriots will be hosting Dwight Freeney on a free agent visit. #PatriotsTalk— Tom E. Curran (@tomecurran) March 15, 2013
Freeney could get attention from as many as eight NFL teams, Mike Freeman of CBSSports.com reports, although the Patriots are the first to dip their toe in the water.
Dwight Freeney has drawn interest from at least eight teams. Said one GM: "Everyone is waiting for another team to make first move."— mike freeman (@realfreemancbs) March 12, 2013
One of the teams that has appeared interested in Fre...
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When it comes to the New England Patriots this offseason, the only thing people are talking about is the loss of Pro Bowl wide receiver Wes Welker, who signed a two-year contract earlier this week with the Denver Broncos. Yet, after the team found an adequate replacement in former Rams wide out Danny Amendola, the attention needs to turn to the defensive side of the ball and in particular...
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As of March 15th, the Falcons have yet to sign a veteran pass rusher.
So it's natural for most fans, even though it may be early in free agency, to feel a sense of restlesness as they see so many top-tier pass rushers find new homes.
That said, let's take a deep breath and see what the market still has to offer...
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The Broncos are expected to have a busy Wednesday, meeting with three players while drawing closer to signing RB Rashard Mendenhall and landing DT Terrance Knighton.
According to CBS4‘s Vic Lombardi, the Broncos hope to sign “up to three” players today, with Mendenhall and Knighton figuring to be two of the reported three. Two other candidates...
Now that these guys are teammates I would expect that this clip of a harmless prank Peyton Manning pulled on Wes Welker at the Pro Bowl back in 2011 is going to resurface and be talked about a lot. In fact, Wes--if you are reading this--your opportunity for revenge is here (insert evil laugh here)!
Back when Peyton was still with the Indianapolis Colts he decided that he would...
John Elway may be the Broncos top executive, but Peyton Manning is the teams general, and with that Elway consulted with and made sure Manning was on board before going all in on Wes Welker according to the Denver Post.
“I asked Peyton about it yesterday to make sure he was on board,’’ Elway said.
Welker will take slot receiver Brandon Stokley’s position, so it’s definitely...
It’s a sad day in Patriots Nation, losing their all-time leading receiver to Peyton Manning...
Fomer New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker has signed with the Denver Broncos, reports Adam Schefter.
Wes Welker has agreed to terms with Denver Broncos.
Facing a 4 p.m. ET deadline, Elvis Dumervil decided taking a salary reduction and remaining a Denver Bronco was the best option, except his agent didn't send in his signed contract on time and was released by
Snubbing the frugal and unappreciative New England Patriots, standout wide receiver Wes Welker signed a two-year contract for $12 million with the Denver Broncos on Wednesday. The 5-foot-9, 185 pound Welker, a four-time All-Pro who has led the NFL in catches on three occasions, is the all-time receptions leader in Patriots history. At only 31, Welker, who signed with the San Diego...
Gatorade has released a new commercial titled "The Path of the Lightning Bolt" which takes us on a journey through sports history as Gatorade evolves from its creation to the product we know today.
Starting back in a lab at the University of Florida and traveling through time to the present day, the company shows how Gatorade has played a role in some of the biggest...