Free agents Brandon Spikes, Jermaine Cunningham suspended by NFL

By Cameron McDonough Brandon Spikes’ chances of playing in the NFL any time soon just got even worse. The former New England Patriot was suspended by the NFL for the first four weeks of the season, according to ESPN Insider Field Yates. Spikes is currently a free agent after his second stint with the Patriots ended abruptly. Spikes returned to the Patriots during the offseason...
September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Spikes sentenced to one year probation in crash

By Darren Hartwell Brandon Spikes isn’t getting off the hook this time around. The free agent linebacker appeared in court Wednesday and was found guilty on three counts of leaving the scene of a crash resulting in personal injury. He was sentenced to one year probation, had his licensed revoked for a year and also was slapped with a $1,000 fine. Spikes’ punishment stems...
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Spikes’ agent says AFC Championship ring was stolen

By Steve DelVecchio Former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes’ 2011 AFC Championship ring was sold on eBay Tuesday afternoon, leading to speculation that he may have been in need of cash, looking to completely cut ties with the organization, or both. It was neither. Spikes’ agent, Gary Uberstine, told Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald that the ring was stolen earlier...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Spikes' 2011 AFC title ring for sale on eBay

By Darren Hartwell Members of the New England Patriots received their gigantic Super Bowl rings Sunday, but for one former player, the hardware appears headed in the other direction. Brandon Spikes’ 2011 AFC Championship ring has surfaced on eBay for a listing price of $19,499, just days after the Patriots released the linebacker. Spikes has had quite the love/hate relationship...
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex Patriot Brandon Spikes’ 2011 AFC Championship Ring for Sale on eBay

The New England Patriots took a zero-tolerance stance when they cut linebacker Brandon Spikes last week after he was allegedly connected to a hit and run accident. Spikes was re-signed to the team for depth after the Patriots won the Super Bowl in February. It is now discovered that Spikes’ 2011 AFC Championship Ring, which was appraised for $18,000, can be found on eBay for auction...
Via Sportsnaut
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Spikes charged with four offenses after abandoning car

By Doug Kyed The Massachusetts State Police determined Brandon Spikes’ 2011 Maybach sedan struck a 2009 Nissan Murano on Sunday morning on Route 495 in Foxboro after a “comprehensive investigation.” State police have issued Spikes a citation, charging the former New England Patriots and Buffalo Bills linebacker with four motor vehicle offense: leaving the scene of a personal...
June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Release Brandon Spikes

One day after Massachusetts State Police said they were investigating why New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes’ car was abandoned, the team announced it has released Spikes. #Patriots have released LB Brandon Spikes. — New England Patriots (@Patriots) June 8, 2015 The Boston Herald reported details of the incident that occurred early Sunday morning: “[State...
Via Sportsnaut
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Spikes released by Patriots

By Steve DelVecchio The New England Patriots have released linebacker Brandon Spikes in the wake of the ongoing hit-and-run investigation involving a car that is registered in his name. The news was first reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Spikes’ car was found abandoned on a highway in Foxboro early Sunday morning around the same time an alleged hit-and-run accident was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Spikes at center of hit-and-run investigation

By Larry Brown A vehicle registered to Brandon Spikes was found abandoned on a highway in Foxboro Sunday morning around the same time an alleged hit-and-run accident was reported in the same area, according to police. Police say an OnStar navigation operator notified state police around 3:20 a.m. Sunday that the driver of a 2011 Mercedes Maybach told them he hit a deer. Troopers...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Mailbag: Brandon Spikes’ departure, backfield needs, and free agency

Is Brandon Spikes really leaving New England? That and more as free agency opens up in this week’s mailbag. Why is it such a given that Brandon Spikes is leaving New England? I get that he’s a little off the reservation and doesn’t perfectly fit the Patriot mold, but he still has a lot to offer. Did the relationship between Spikes and the team completely fall apart? –Tom...
Via cover32 - Patriots
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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