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A word of advice to Marcus Cannon ... Grow Up!

A new fad is sweeping through NFL locker rooms.It is to be brief, vague, and uncooperative with the media in post game press conferences.In New England, we have become numb to Bill Belichick's mundane "It is what it is" responses. We are so used to Patriots players towing the party line, giving no information that when Marshawn Lynch gives one word answers in his post game press...
Via Patriots Life
December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Discussing the Marcus Cannon Deal

View image | The New England Patriots extended veteran offensive lineman Marcus Cannon to a two-year contract. Cannon, who is 26, is set to receive a $3.2 million signing bonus and the deal that ends after the 2015 season is worth a total of $9 million. He made a great recovery from being diagnosed with lymphoma during the 2011 season. Cannon, already in his...
Via TopSportsReport
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick: Marcus Cannon Offers Patriots ‘Depth At A Key Position’

The first reaction from many New England Patriots fans upon finding out about Marcus Cannon’s contract extension was, “huh?” Cannon has been a solid reserve for the Patriots since being selected in the fifth round of the 2011 NFL draft, but among players in contract years, like safety Devin McCourty, cornerback Darrelle Revis, running back Shane Vereen or even kicker Stephen...
December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots Sign Marcus Cannon To Two-Year, $9 Million Extension

Marcus Cannon must like being a member of the New England Patriots, because he’s reportedly foregoing free agency to sign a contract extension. The offensive tackle signed a two-year, $9 million extension with the Patriots that locks him up through 2016, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Thursday. Cannon’s deal comes with a $3.2 million signing bonus, The Boston Globe’s Ben Volin...
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots extend Marcus Cannon two years

Two more years of Cannon. (Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports)According to Adam Schefter, the New England Patriots have signed OL Marcus Cannon to a two year extension. This comes as a bit of a surprise, given how poorly Cannon has played at times this season. With Cameron Fleming injured most of this season, and with a position change to guard, it would appear that Cannon looks to...
Via Patriots Life
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Sign OL Marcus Cannon To A Two-Year Extension

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the New England Patriots have signed OL Marcus Cannon to a two-year contract extension. Cannon, 26, was in the final year of his four-year, $2.338 million rookie contract and will make a base salary of $693,843 for the 2014 season. Coming out of TCU, it was discovered that Cannon had non-Hodgkin lymphoma, which forced him to undergo treatment...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

What’s next for Patriots OL Marcus Cannon?

Entering the final year of his rookie contract, Marcus Cannon, has done a nice job so far for the Patriots. But, is it enough work that the Patriots see Cannon sticking around for the future? Having a solid 2014 might just be the ingredients needed to answer such a question.
Via CLNS Radio
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Say hello to Marcus Cannon and goodbye to Nate Solder

At Patriots practice anyway.We can't have someone return from injury, without another player also going down.That's the Patriots way, and it was the case at practice today.Marcus Cannon was thrust into a starting role at right tackle after Sebastian Vollmer went down against the Dolphins earlier in the year. Cannon then injured his own ankle in the game against the Broncos.He's been...
Via Patriots Life
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

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