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Patriots Resume' - Alan Branch

What if New England Patriots' head ball coach Bill Belichick required resumes from his players - what would those look like?  We take a stab at them, in alphabetical order...Dear Coach,I know that you really aren't one for stats, other than the numbers on the scoreboard, so it's obvious that you don't care what people have said about my supposed lack of production on the stat sheet...
Via Foxborough Free Press
July 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots re-sign DT Alan Branch to two-year contract

  The New England Patriots will have at least one big body to plug the middle on defense.   Defensive tackle Alan Branch has re-signed with the Super Bowl champs, his agent, Blake Baratz, announced Saturday night. Branch’s contract is for two years with a max value of $6.6 million, according to Pro Football Talk. The 6-foot-6, 325-pound nose tackle will be a welcome...
March 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Practice Report: Alan Branch Returns After One-Day Absence

FOXBORO, Mass. — Alan Branch was back on the New England Patriots’ practice field after missing Thursday’s session for non-injury related reasons. Friday marked Branch’s second practice with the Patriots, and since he returned to the field, there’s a chance he could suit up on Sunday against the Denver Broncos. Branch’s absence on Thursday remains unexplained, though...
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Alan Branch Resolves DUI Charge, Unlikely To Be Suspended

Alan Branch reportedly is unlikely to miss any time after officially signing with the New England Patriots on Wednesday. Branch resolved his August DUI charge before a Nov. 1 deadline, a source with knowledge of the situation told ProFootballTalk. Branch would have been handed a mandatory two-game suspension under the NFL’s new substance abuse policy if he hadn’t wrapped up...
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Alan Branch Finally Signs With Patriots, Will Practice Wednesday

The long wait reportedly is finally over — Alan Branch has signed with the New England Patriots. Branch, who worked out with the Patriots last Tuesday and was spotted in the locker room on Thursday, is expected to practice with the team on Wednesday, ESPN’s Mike Reiss reported. Branch reportedly agreed to a one-year contract with the Patriots last week, and it’s unclear what...
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Buffalo cuts DE Branch one day after his arrest.

There is some more fall-out from yesterday’s embarrassing pre-season loss to the Tampa Bay Bucs.  Less than a day after puking down the side of his car defensive tackle Alan Branch has been released by the Buffalo Bills. Branch an eighth-year veteran was excused from Saturday’s 27-14 preseason loss after being arrested for drunken driving in western New York. State police say...
Via cover32 - Bills
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Bills Could Free Up $1.9M In Cap Space By Releasing DT Alan Branch

  Mike Rodak of provides a great breakdown of the financial ramifications that would come from releasing veteran DT Alan Branch. In case you missed it, Bills HC Doug Marrone told reporters that the reason Branch was held out of Saturday’s preseason game was because he was recently arrested for a DUI. There has been speculation that Branch could be on the roster...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Bills Lock Up DT Alan Branch With A Three-Year Extension

The Buffalo Bills announced Monday that they’ve signed DT Alan Branch to a three-year contract extension. “I feel great,” Branch said, via “I definitely feel that schematically this team is a good fit for me on the defensive side and the way that we’re building as a team to get to the playoffs for next year and be a better team, I kind of want to be...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Bills sign DT Alan Branch to contract extension

Defensive tackle Alan Branch saw enough potential in the Buffalo Bills' rebuilding process to sign a three-year contract extension on Monday. ''I feel like I was part of the building process somewhat in Seattle, and I see a lot of similar things,'' Branch said shortly after his new deal was announced. ''I feel like the sky's the limit.'' Branch is a seventh-year player, who spent...
Via AP on Fox
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

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