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Patriots Claim Defensive Tackle Gilbert Pena Off Waivers From Packers, Waive Offensive Lineman Brice Schwab

FOXBORO, Mass. — After cutting Anthony Rashad White on Tuesday afternoon, the Patriots were down to just five defensive tackles on their 75-man roster. They added another big man later in the day, though. New England claimed defensive tackle Gilbert Pena off waivers from the Packers. Pena went undrafted out of Ole Miss this year. At 6-foot-3, 330 pounds, he likely projects as...
Via NESN.com
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Pena Put Football Dreams on Hold for Mother

Gilbert Pena, the Packers' 26-year-old rookie defensive tackle, gave up football and school for four years to be with his cancer-stricken mom. She's beaten the cancer and now Pena hopes to beat the odds as an undrafted free agent.
Via gnb.scout.com
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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