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ANTOINE BETHEA RUMORS

Colts Countdown to Kickoff: No. 41 Antoine Bethea

Antoine Bethea has been a defensive anchor for the Indianapolis Colts ever since he took the NFL by storm as a rookie in 2006. A sixth-round pick out of Howard University, Bethea became a starter early on and played in 14 games on the way to winning the team’s first Super Bowl title in Indianapolis.The defense had seen a revolving door of more high-profile names through the years...
Via Pro Football Spot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers' retooled secondary off to good start

All four defensive backs who started Super Bowl XLVII are gone, magnifying just how different the 49ers secondary will look in 2014. So what style will define that unit? "If we can be smart, play aggressive and play together, those are the attributes of a great secondary," Antoine Bethea said Thursday at training camp. Bethea enters the mix after eight years with the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers Safeties preview: Pro Bowlers lead the way

Only a few positions on the 49ers roster have the starters set in stone. The safety position is one of them. Eric Reid is coming off an incredible rookie season finishing with 77 combined tackles and four interceptions. He was picked to be in the Pro Bowl and he is only 22 years old The 49ers did lose a key player to their defense, Donte Whitner. To replace him, the 49ers picked...
Via cover32 - 49ers
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 players to watch at Indianapolis Colts training camp

Practice starts later today for the Indianapolis Colts at their 2014 training camp in Anderson Indiana, and there are some interesting headlines. The offensive line and strong safety spot will be interesting to watch, as new comers try to vie for start spots. How will Delano Howell fill in for the void left by Antoine Bethea? How will the interior offensive line look? So we ranked...
Via cover32 - Colts
8 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers land Northern Illinois safety Jimmie Ward

The San Francisco 49ers used their first round pick on safety Jimmie Ward.  This is the second straight year they took a safety in the first round. Even though the Niners signed Antoine Bethea as a free agent,  they need help at safety and Ward can also play cornerback. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post 49ers land Northern Illinois safety Jimmie...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Who will replace Antoine Bethea in the secondary?

This offseason the Indianapolis Colts said goodbye to their eight year veteran Antoine Bethea, who was picked up by the San Francisco 49ers. This has caused what could be the biggest hole to fill in free agency. Bethea is a two-time Pro Bowler and played a big role in the Colts’ Super Bowl run in 2006. Over the last four seasons, Bethea had forced three fumbles, as well as adding...
Via cover32 - Colts
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers: free agency overview and analysis

Antoine Bethea signs his new 4-year contract with the 49ers. Credit to 49ers.com This year’s free agency crop in the NFL had a plethora of big names and future Hall of Famers for teams to fight over. While many teams made big splashes in free agency, the 49ers laid low and made only a few, but effective free agency signings. Let’s take a look at the 49ers key pickups and how...
Via isportsweb.com
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Vontae Davis and Antonie Bethea hit the market

The Indianapolis Colts did not place a franchise tag on any player before Monday’s 4 PM deadline. In fact, only four players received that honor, enough to tie for the fewest in the last ten seasons. So when free agency begins next week two Colts players will be testing the waters, cornerback Vontae Davis, and safety Antoine Bethea. Bethea has been a cornerstone in the secondary...
Via cover32 - Colts
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Should the Colts Retain Antoine Bethea?

 Antoine Bethea is an unrestricted free agent this season, and his play over the last few seasons suggests that there is a pretty good possibility that he may not be on the team next year. Should the Colts keep him, or should they let him go?   Let's look at how Bethea's been performing the last few seasons. On paper, he's been very solid. He's had 100+ tackles...
Via Everything Colts
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts’ Safety Antoine Bethea Believes Indianapolis Will Be In Playoffs This Season

Drafted in 2006 by the Indianapolis Colts, free safety Antoine Bethea has become one of the NFL’s most elite safeties. With one Super Bowl and two Pro Bowls under his belt, Bethea is the leader of a young Colts’ secondary that is adjusting to a newly implemented defensive scheme. Bethea has racked up over 600 [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full...
Via Next Level Sports Network
September 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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