MARCUS DIXON RUMORS & GOSSIP
Kansas City Chiefs Press Release
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Tuesday that the club has signed free agent tight end Kevin Brock, defensive lineman Marcus Dixon and wide receiver Mardy Gilyard.
Brock (6-5, 249) originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Carolina Panthers in 2009. He joins the Chiefs after stints in Buffalo (2011-12)...
For the second time in as many days the Kansas City Chiefs have signed two free agents who were former New York Jets player. On Friday it was receiver Mardy Gilyard and on Saturday it's defensive lineman Marcus Dixon. The Chiefs haven't confirmed either of them.
Dixon is a 6'4, 295-pound defensive end who was an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys in 2008. He...
Yesterday evening was an interesting on twitter as I was sitting down after dinner and the beat writers starting blasting out updates about the Jets. The Jets made on the D-Line, our Punter and we lost a beat writer.
Marcus is Back!
Marcus Dixon was re-signed to the team after being released in a surprising move.. Hers are tweets from the player and his agent.
Glad to be back...
The New York Jets released punter T.J. Conley and nose tackle Isaako Aatui on Tuesday, five days before the team's regular-season opener against the Buffalo Bills.
Defensive tackle Marcus Dixon also wrote on Twitter that he re-signed with the Jets. Dixon's agent, Howard Shatsky, also tweeted that his client is returning to the Jets. The team did not immediately announce...
Via AP on Fox
September 04, 2012
The Jets claimed three players off waivers today NT Isaako Aaitui (MIA), WR Clyde Gates (MIA) and TE Konrad Reuland (SF). To make room on the roster, the team and waived S Antonio Allen,TE Dedrick Epps and veteran DT Marcus Dixon. The team also signed seven players to the practice squad.
The Jets released DT Marcus Dixon, a dependable asset on the line who could play multiple positions, Conor Orr of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. The announcement was made by Dixon's agent, Howard Shatsky.
The Jets also signed former Dolphins practice squad defensive tackle Isaako Aaitui, according to a tweet from Aaitui's agent, David Canter.
Aaitui, a 6-3, 322-pound...
Position: Defensive Tackle
Height / Weight: 6’4″ 295 lbs.
Age: 27 / Experience: 3
2011 Contract Status: Signed through 2012
2011 Analysis: As the season wore on, and DeVito wore down, the Jets played Marcus Dixon a lot more, and while there were some hiccups at the start of his larger role, Dixon played well enough to warrant a larger role in the Jets...
Marcus Dixon was convicted of child molestation during his senior year of high school. After 15 months in jail the Georgia Supreme Court overturned his conviction, sending him down a redemptive path leading to the Jets, but the statutory rape stain trails him.
In case you didn’t see the Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel this week, Jets DT Marcus Dixon was featured in a follow up after his incarceration as an 18 year old. The AP summarized Dixon’s segment, which you can read here.
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Jets DL Marcus Dixon will be included in a segment on HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel on Tuesday November, 22nd (10:00-11:00PM ET/PT). Dixon is the subject of Real Sports because of the controversial imprisonment of him as a younger man – at which time Real Sports reported on his case, and which has followed his progress since then. In this week’s segment, Gumbel reconnects...