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Patriots Pass Rusher-Turned-Tight End Jake Bequette Placed On Injured Reserve

Jake Bequette’s conversion into a pass-catcher will be put on hold for the 2015 season. The New England Patriots placed Bequette on injured reserve Friday after he cleared waivers. The Patriots waived/injured the 2012 third-round draft pick Thursday. Bequette, who was drafted as a defensive end, starting making the transition to tight end last season while on the practice squad...
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Patriots Place TE Jake Bequette On Season-Ending Injured Reserve

The New England Patriots announced Friday that they have placed TE Jake Bequette on Injured Reserve after clearing waivers. Bequette, 26, was taken in the third round of the 2012 NFL draft. The Patriots elected to waive Bequette at the start of the 2014 season, but later added him to their practice squad. New England elected ... The post Patriots Place TE Jake...
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Patriots Waive/Injured DE/TE Jake Bequette, Release DT Antonio Johnson

The New England Patriots waived-injured DE/TE Jake Bequette and released DT Antonio Johnson on Thursday, according to the NFL transactions release. The Patriots also waived OT Mark Asper and LB Cameron Gordon. Bequette, 26, was taken in the third round of the 2012 NFL draft. The Patriots elected to waive Bequette at the start of the 2014 season, ... The post...
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Patriots’ Jake Bequette In ‘Comfort Zone’ After Switch To Tight End

FOXBORO, Mass. — Jake Bequette is beginning to look like a tight end. Bequette, who spent four years at Arkansas and his first three years in the NFL at defensive end, was sporting No. 85 in practice Friday. It was the first time Bequette has worn his new number, since the Patriots were practicing without jerseys this spring and in their first training camp session. “I’m not...
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Resume' - Jake Bequette

What if New England Patriots' head ball coach Bill Belichick required resumes from his players - what would those look like?  We take a stab at them, in alphabetical order...Dear Coach,I kind of figured something was up last season when you had me playing tight end on the scout team.One week I was Jermaine Gresham, the next week Scott Chandler and then Jace Amaro after that. Now...
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July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots’ Jake Bequette: Playing Tight End ‘One Thing I Want To Add To My Toolbox’

FOXBORO, Mass. — Jake Bequette knows the New England Patriots value versatility. The 26-year-old was originally listed as a defensive end heading into OTAs and mini camp, but he’s been practicing on offense as a tight end over the last few weeks. Being able to play multiple positions is a good way to increase your chances of earning a spot on Bill Belichick’s roster. “Value...
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh McDaniels: Patriots ‘Excited’ To See Jake Bequette Play Offense

FOXBORO, Mass. — Apparently we’re free to talk about Jake Bequette’s new role with the New England Patriots now. The Patriots limit what the media can report from practices, and one of the explicit directions is “please do not report on players who line up in positions different from the one listed on the roster.” Jake Bequette is listed as a defensive end. Patriots defensive...
June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

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