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Chicago Cinderella Story the Reason Bears Fans Should Root For Pats Today

The NFL future of Patriots linebacker Darius Fleming looked somewhat bleak this time last season. The second year St. Rita and Notre Dame grad was coming off his second ACL tear in as many seasons and was at risk of losing his occupation as a member of the San Francisco 49ers. Fears became reality on May 12, 2014 as Fleming was released by the team that drafted him in the fifth...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots sign Darius Fleming to 53-man roster

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) The New England Patriots signed linebacker Darius Fleming to the 53-man roster from the practice squad Saturday. Fleming was signed by New England as a free agent in May. The former Notre Dame player spent the 2012 and 2013 seasons on injured reserve with San Francisco. The Patriots are at Green Bay on Sunday.
Via AP on Fox
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Sign Darius Fleming Off Practice Squad To Fill 53-Man Roster

Darius Fleming could be set to make his NFL debut Sunday against the Green Bay Packers. The Patriots signed Fleming off the practice squad to fill their 53-man roster. The linebacker was drafted in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL draft by the San Francisco 49ers, but knee injuries kept him out for two seasons. The Patriots originally signed Fleming on May 16. He made it through initial...
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

James White, Darius Fleming Among Patriots Practice Players Of The Week

FOXBORO, Mass. — One of Bill Belichick’s favorite phrases is “practice execution becomes game reality.” The New England Patriots might be hoping that quote rings true for rookie running back James White. White was among the Patriots’ practice players of the week as they prepared for the Buffalo Bills. Cornerback Malcolm Butler, linebacker Darius Fleming and defensive end...
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Sign Three To Practice Squad; Colts Sign Kelcy Quarles

The New England Patriots made some changes to their practice squad Tuesday. The Pats singed linebacker Darius Fleming, defensive tackle Kona Schwenke and offensive lineman Caylin Hauptmann. Fleming was waived by the team Saturday to make room for linebacker Deontae Skinner on the active roster. The 25-year-old Fleming was selected by the San Francisco 49ers in the fifth round of...
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots call up Skinner, drop fellow 'backer Fleming

BY EDITORThe New England Patriots announced Saturday they have signed rookie linebacker Deontae Skinner to the 53-man roster from the practice squad.In a corresponding move, the Patriots released linebacker Darius Fleming. Skinner, 23, was originally signed by New England as a rookie free agent out of Mississippi State in May. The 6-foot-2, 250-pounder was released by the Patriots...
Via AFC East Daily
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

New England Patriots: LB Skinner signed; Darius Fleming released

The Patriots announced a change to their linebacker depth chart on Saturday afternoon. 
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Darius Fleming Waived By Patriots; Deontae Skinner Signed From Practice Squad

The New England Patriots might have tipped their hand to Jamie Collins’ availability on Saturday. The Patriots waived outside linebacker Darius Fleming and signed a more traditional linebacker, Deontae Skinner, from their practice squad, according to the league’s transaction wire. Collins missed practice Friday after being limited Thursday with a thigh injury. Collins started...
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

St. Rita RB Tyre Lee Scores on 92-Yard Run

St. Rita steamrolled over Dunbar 56-8 on Friday night. The score was 42-8 at the half, with much help from Tyre Lee, the Mustangs senior RB. Lee scored four times, including this 92-yard run. Watch, Share and Broadcast High School Events LIVE – in HD – for free! Lee even got some love from Rita graduate, and current member of the New England Patriots, Darius Fleming. Sounds...
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September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Local Products Making Names for Themselves with Patriots

One was drafted for the purpose of one day superseding an NFL legend. The other, a free agent acquisition, is merely attempting to prove himself worthy of a roster spot after injuries have hampered the first two seasons of his NFL career. For Chicagoland products Jimmy Garoppolo and Darius Fleming, New England is a land of endless opportunity. Though fate ultimately led each player...
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August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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