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Patriots release LB Dekoda Watson, 3 from practice squad

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) The New England Patriots released linebacker Dekoda Watson on Wednesday, a day after acquiring linebacker Jonathan Bostic from the Chicago Bears. The Patriots also released offensive lineman Chris Barker, receiver Kenbrell Thompkins and defensive lineman Joe Vellano from the practice squad. Watson played in the Patriots wins over Buffalo and Jacksonville and...
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September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Cut Four, Including Practice Squad Receiver Kenbrell Thompkins

The New England Patriots cut four players after their final practice before their bye week. The team released veteran linebacker Dekoda Watson from their 53-man roster. They also cut three players from their practice squad: wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins, guard Chris Barker and defensive tackle Joe Vellano. Watson was signed by the Patriots on Sept. 16. He previously was with...
September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Release LB Dekoda Watson

The New England Patriots officially released LB Dekoda Watson on Wednesday, according to the NFL transactions release. Watson, 27, is a former seventh-round pick of the Buccaneers back in 2010. He wound up playing out his rookie contract with the team before signings on with the Jaguars in March of last year. Jacksonville wound up … The post Patriots Release...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots shake up practice squad, sign linebacker

    FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots filled the vacant spot on their 53-man roster. The Patriots signed linebacker Dekoda Watson, who was with the team during training camp before suffering an injury. He fills out the depth on the Patriots’ linebacker corps, where they had just Dont’a Hightower, Jamie Collins, Jerod Mayo and Jonathan Freeny at the position...
September 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Sign Veteran Linebacker Dekoda Watson, Filling 90-Man Roster

The New England Patriots filled their 90-man roster Tuesday by adding a veteran linebacker. The Patriots signed sixth-year pro Dekoda Watson, the team announced. Watson originally was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the seventh round of the 2010 NFL Draft out of Florida State. Watson played four seasons for the Buccaneers before signing with the Jacksonville Jaguars prior...
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars Add Dekoda Watson to Growing Free Agent List

The Jacksonville Jaguars continue to improve the team’s roster by signing linebacker Dekoda Watson to fill a backup role and potentially challenge for starting slot on the outside.Watson ironically was the player signed by Florida State to replace Jaguars starting linebacker Geno Hayes at Florida State once Hayes graduated from the university. Both played for the Buccaneers before...
Via Football Nation
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jags agree to terms with former Bucs LB Dekoda Watson

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to contract terms with free agent linebacker Dekoda Watson. Watson, a former Florida State standout, visited with general manager Dave Caldwell and coach Gus Bradley on Tuesday and was expected to sign the deal Wednesday after a physical. A seventh-round draft pick by Tampa Bay in 2010, Watson had 106 tackles and three...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Jaguars Agree To Terms With LB Dekoda Watson

  Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to terms with LB Dekoda Watson. The Jaguars brought Watson in for a visit and apparently closed the deal. Jacksonville is also meeting with DL Willie Young and CB Walter Thurmond on Wednesday, so more moves could be coming. Watson, 26, played 263 defensive snaps last season for the Buccaneers and showed...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars add help to pass rush, sign former Buc’

Wednesday morning is off to a busy start for the Jacksonville Jaguars as the team signs their third free agent. Former Florida State and Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Dekoda Watson has agreed to terms with the team. #Jaguars sign Dekoda Watson per report — Big Cat Country (@BigCatCountry) March 12, 2014 Watson, a seventh-round draft pick by the Bucs in...
Via cover32 - Jaguars
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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