Found March 14, 2013 on NESN.com:
Enough with the Wes Welker-Danny Amendola junk. Everybody just wants to know what Tom Brady is thinking. After the Patriots quarterback restructured his contract to free up cap space for this year and next, presumably clearing the way to bring back Welker on a multiyear deal, Welker has instead signed with the Denver Broncos. While information about how the deal happened is still coming out, with some sides saying the Patriots were already pursuing Danny Amendola as a replacement and others saying that Welker was ticked off to the point that he didn’t give the Patriots a chance to counter-offer, the bottom line is that Welker is not in New England anymore, and Brady can’t be happy. Mike Reiss of ESPN Boston reports that someone close to Brady says he is “bummed out” by the signing. Brady has long praised and supported Welker not only as a teammate, where Welker has set team records and been Brady’s reliable outlet in the offense, but also as a friend. Brady’s reaction is what most P...
1 Comment:
  • WELL BRADY YOU GOT TO FIND SOMEONE ELSE WHO CAN RECEIVE AS GOOD AS WES, I HATED HIM WHEN HE PLAYED FOR THE PATS AND STILL HATE ALL OF THOSE ON THE PATS TEAM.... FOR SOME REASON BRADY SEEMS TO TRY TO BE THE MR. WONDERFUL WHEN NOW MR MANNING WILL SHOW YOU HOW IT IS DONE. NO I AM NOT A BRONCO FAN EITHER.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

How Wes Welker Went from Tom Brady's Favorite Weapon to Just Another Free Agent

How Wes Welker Went from Tom Brady's Favorite Weapon to Just Another Free Agent: Taking a look back...

"Wes Welker must look at Danny Amendola and shake his head. A younger — and likelier cheaper —..."

“Wes Welker must look at Danny Amendola and shake his head. A younger — and likelier cheaper —...

Wes Welker SK Energy Shots on Garbage Cans to Stay?

These need to go up in Denver Juan… The 50 Cent team over at SK Energy Shots inked a sponsorship deal with New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker. This helped lead to a big boost in sales in the North East region of the U.S.  The marketing strategy included Wes on tons of garbage cans throughout the Boston are — Now that he’s officially heading to Denver, we’ll see...

Tom Brady Reacts to the Loss of Wes Welker

There are actually reports surfacing that Touchdown Tommy was enraged that the Patriots let Wes Welker escape to Denver. Granted the two of them have some serious chemistry, but I don’t think Danny Amendola should be overlooked. If that guy can stay healthy, he’s pretty damn good. It’s too early to tell, but the Patriots offense was a juggernaut and Welker seemed like a perfect...

Wes Welker, Broncos in serious contract talks

Wes Welker may be hooking up with a future Hall of Fame QB after all. The former New England Patriots standout wide receiver is in “serious talks” with the Denver Broncos today, the second day of free agency, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports.  The team reportedly wants to “hammer out a deal” with the All-Pro slot receiver. Welker, 31, had 118 catches for 1,354 yards last year...

Immediate Thoughts On The Patriots Ditching Wes Welker For Danny Amendola

Just before I left work today a co-worker interrupted my conversation to tell me that Wes Welker was gone, on his way to Denver.  A minute later, thanks to the wonders of twitter, I saw that it was a two-year deal.  I became puzzled, wasn’t that what the Pats offered Welker last year, a deal he rejected?  I rationalized that Welker surely got two years and $16 million or more...

Wes Welker Wired (by amaris574)

Wes Welker Wired (by amaris574)

Mike Reiss vs. Mike Felger Radio Fight: Who Ya Got?

http://boston.cbslocal.com/2013/03/15/felger-mazz-mike-reiss-calls-in-to-challenge-felger/ Mike Felger (Comcast Sports TV Anchor and Radio Host) had allegedly called out Mike Reiss (Patriots Beat Writer for ESPN Boston) for being "in the bag of the team." Felger is referring to Reiss's comment about Wes Welker's agent being partially at fault for the mishap in...

As expected, Patriots are not going for Nnamdi

I'm as heartbroken as anybody right now. Watching Wes Welker leave for nothing more than an average contract has to make you think that the Patriots have something up their sleeves... RIGHT?? Well according to SI.com, Bill Belichick's master plan will not include free agent CB Nnamdi Asomugha. The teams interested include the 49ers (seriously, where are they getting...

Danny Amendola Reportedly Signed With Patriots on Tuesday, a Day Before Wes Welker Signed With Broncos

So, Danny Amendola wasn’t a reaction to Wes Welker‘s exit, after all. According to Tom E. Curran, the Patriots and the former Rams receiver agreed to the five-year deal on Tuesday — not Wednesday when the signing was leaked. That being said, Curran believes that the Pats had likely already moved on from Welker and went after Amendola when No. 83 went on the market. Check...

Wes Welker’s Departure Stings, But Patriots Fans Must Believe in the Genius of Bill Belichick

The easy thing is not always the right thing. That is the hardest part about running a successful NFL franchise. Unless you’re Bill Belichick, that is. The hoodie and his minions — and/or staff — have always been very much about putting the business first. While some teams add players to try and liven up their fan base or re-sign guys based off emotion and sentimentalism, Belichick...

The “Tuck Rule” is Endangered

The call that pushed the Patriots to the top of the football world 11 years ago may now be getting scrapped.   The “tuck rule” headlined Thursday’s announcement by the NFL’s Competition Committee that there will be six proposed rule changes, three proposed bylaw changes, and two proposed points of emphasis. Yes, Raider fans, they are finally proposing to change it.   It’s...

Former Red Sox: Where Are They Now?

After Wes Welker signed in Denver I started thinking about The Trade again. So much has happened since the start of the 2011 Red Sox season. “The Best Team Ever” as coined by the Boston Herald did little, if anything, to make themselves the best team in Red Sox history. They historically collapsed in September of that season and the following summer things really fell apart:...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.