The Pittsburgh Steelers are in the market for a backup safety after losing their two backups to the NFC East when the New York Giants signed Ryan Mundy and the Dallas Cowboys inked veteran Will Allen. According to Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest, the Steelers will work out safety James Sanders today. The veteran strong safety has played for the New England Patriots, Atlanta Falcons...
Former New York Giants ruining back Ahmad Bradshaw is visiting with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday, and so too is safety James Sanders, who was with the Arizona Cardinals last season.
Sanders was originally drafted by the New England Patriots in the fourth round of the 2005 NFL draft out of Fresno State. He played six seasons with the Patriots before being released prior...
It's time to believe in the Arizona Cardinals, this team is for real. With six seconds left in the first half, Michael Vick dropped back to attempt a throw into the end zone. That's when Cardinals safety Kerry Rhodes dropped by and said, "No way," hitting Vick on his blind side and forcing a fumble. Former Patriots safety James Sanders scooped the ball up and took...
NFL UNRESTRICTED & RESTRICTED FREE-AGENT SIGNINGS
(Based on official notification to NFL office as of 4/20/12)
1) 125 UNRESTRICTED free agents signed with a NEW team:
DB William Gay
DB James Sanders
G Adam Snyder
Free agent safety James Sanders, a seven-year veteran, has agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the Arizona Cardinals.
Sanders (5-10, 210) played in 15 games and made six starts last season for the Atlanta Falcons and recorded 48 tackles and one fumble recovery.
He spent his first six seasons and made 50 career starts with the New England Patriots, who drafted him in the...
The Arizona Cardinals have reached agreement on a one-year contract for free agent free safety James Sanders.
The 5-foot-10, 210-pound Sanders played for the New England Patriots for his first six NFL seasons before going to the Atlanta Falcons last year. He appeared in 15 games for the Falcons, six as a starter, with 48 tackles and one fumble recovery.
The former fourth-round...
Via AP on Fox
April 05, 2012
Former New England Patriots safety James Sanders has joined the Arizona Cardinals. He made the announcement via his Twitter account: "glad to be on the squad. Looking forward to winning games with AZ." Sanders, 28, played for the Atlanta Falcons last season, starting six games and recording 41 tackles with three pass deflections. He played his previous six seasons with...
Gas prices suck right now. There’s no getting around it. The national average is at about $3.88 a gallon, the highest that it has been at this time of year in history. Every American has to deal with the reality that filling up your tank means taking a huge hit to your bank account, and that doesn’t exclude professional football players, specifically James Sanders of the Atlanta...
Caught up with old friend James Sanders last week, after the Falcons were eliminated by the Giants in the wild card round. The former Patriots safety was the subject of the lead to my NFL Notes today.
Sanders had made the only memorable play for Atlanta in their game with the Giants, when he sacked Eli Manning in the endzone for a safety to give the Falcons a 2-0 lead. After that...
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