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AKEEM DENT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Texans Swap QB T.J. Yates for Falcons LB Akeem Dent

The Houston Texans made a trade yesterday that sent one of their back-up quarterbacks, T.J. Yates, to the Atlanta Falcons for one of their linebackers, Akeem Dent. The trade was a simple player for player swap that was just a couple of teams getting rid of players that they no longer had a use for. Why This Makes Sense for the Texans According to many reports, it seemed as though...
Via The Sideline
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons land quarterback T.J. Yates in trade

The Atlanta Falcons seem to have solved their backup quarterback dilemma on Wednesday, trading linebacker Akeem Dent to the Houston Texans for quarterback T.J. Yates. Yates immediately brings the Falcons the most starting experience of any quarterbacks that are currently behind starter Matt Ryan. Yates has five career starts under his belt and made a name for himself as a rookie...
Via isportsweb.com
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking: Atlanta Falcons make an ideal trade with the Houston Texans

In a rather surprising move, The Falcons announced that they traded inside linebacker Akeem Dent to the Houston Texans for quarterback T.J. Yates. Dent, a fourth year veteran, appeared in 15 games last season with 7 starts. He had 51 tackles and 1.5 sacks in the 2013 season. He was an Atlanta fan favorite due to his local roots, he played college football at The University of Georgia...
Via cover32 - Falcons
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Trade TJ Yates to Falcons for Akeem Dent

It appears that reports claiming that the Texans had released QB TJ Yates may have have been false. Instead the Texans have seemingly worked out a trade with the Falcons which sends Yates to Atlanta in exchange for LB Akeem Dent. This is quite odd since the Falcons recently lost their other starting LB Sean Weatherspoon to a season ending Achilles tear. This doesn’t leave much...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Top 10 prospects: Inside Linebacker

Atlanta is in dire need of depth at the linebacker position, especially since switching to a 3-4 base defense. In my opinion, Sean Weatherspoon will be most suited for moving inside next to Akeem Dent or emerging second year talent Paul Worrilow, freeing up the LOLB position for an incoming rookie. As of today, it would appear Kroy Biermann is in line to be starting ROLB. Here is...
Via cover32 - Falcons
April 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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