Found October 28, 2011 on Pats Propaganda:
Shocker! Patriots release Leigh Bodden Just when you think the Pats are done with the blind siding moves for the season they drop a bomb like they did today by releasing Leigh Bodden. We expected Bodden to return to the starting right cornerback job this season after missing 2010 with a torn rotator cuff, so it was somewhat surprising when reports first emerged from camp that he was playing more in the slot. At the time we wrote it off as the Pats trying to take advantage of Bodden’s skills, while ignoring the fact that perhaps he had just lost a step like corners often do once they pass thirty years old and was no longer able to keep up with the big, physical outside receivers. However it’s worth noting that slot corner can be an even more difficult assignment for a cornerback as they don’t have the sideline to work with. To us it almost made more sense at the time to have Bodden in there, especially after Kyle Arrington had a solid year in replacing him in 2010. While Arrington’s ...

Patriots Releasing Leigh Bodden a Personnel Shocker

Patriots fans and even the Patriots players themselves were shocked to learn that the team released CB Leigh Bodden. Bodden played his best football for the team in 2009 when he was on a one-year deal. He signed a 4-year, $22 million deal in 2010 to stay with the Pats. He never got to play in 2010 due to a camp injury and was injured again this season, playing sparingly. When he...

Patriots release CB Leigh Bodden

The New England Patriots on Friday released cornerback Leigh Bodden, reported. The release of Bodden continues the uncertainty in New England's secondary, the worst in the NFL. Prior to the season, the Patriots released two-time Pro Bowl safety Brandon Meriweather. And Devin McCourty, who had seven interceptions as a rookie last season, has been targeted more...

Report: Patriots Release Cornerback Leigh Bodden

The Patriots aren't exactly deep in their defensive backfield, but they're reportedly choosing to thin out the depth chart even more. The team released cornerback Leigh Bodden on Friday, league sources told Pro Football Talk. Bodden, 30, signed a four-year deal with New England prior to the 2010 season. He missed the entirety of the 2010 campaign due to injury. This season...

Patriots release cornerback Leigh Bodden

The Patriots are apparently hoping that addition by subtraction could help improve their slumping secondary, as they’ve just parted ways with a veteran member of that much-maligned group. Per, the Pats released cornerback Leigh Bodden on Friday. His agent, Alvin Keels, confirmed the move in a statement. “He’s enjoyed this time in New England, but after meeting...

Patriots release defensive back Leigh Bodden

The New England Patriots released cornerback Leigh Bodden on Friday.

Young Money Crew Poised for a BIG Weekend vs. Patriots

The Young Money Crew has to be licking their chops after the Patriots latest move.  The Patriots cut Cornerback Leigh Bodden.  Bodden was the Patriots starting cornerback opposite Devin McCourty.  Bodden’s replacement is doubtful to play this week against the Steelers as well.  Ras I Dowling has a hip injury and will most likely not play leaving New England with only 3 cornerbacks...

Report: Decision to part ways mutual between Pats, Bodden

The New England Patriots have parted ways with cornerback Leigh Bodden and his four-year, $22 million contract, the Boston Herald reported Friday.

Cornerback Bodden released by Patriots

The Patriots , who have made more than their share of surprising roster moves under Bill Belichick, made yet another yesterday, releasing cornerback Leigh Bodden.

Patriots cut ties with veteran CB Leigh Bodden

New England’s Kyle Arrington Has it Covered

We first saw Kyle Arrington in the preseason of 2010 and he made an impression quickly. Arrington is a hard nosed player who started on special teams and earned his way to the starting RCB position by the fourth game of the year. However, in that preseason game, he would light up 4th stringers like light bulbs. He covered well but against 4th string players it was to project how...
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