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Is Patriots Not Picking Up Vince Wilfork’s Option The Right Decision? (Poll)

After reaching the pinnacle of success, Vince Wilfork appears to be moving on. The New England Patriots defensive tackle announced Thursday that the team isn’t picking up the option on his contract, meaning he’ll enter into free agency next Tuesday. Wilfork’s legacy in New England, of course, is well-documented. A massive gap-clogger and run-stopper...
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Colts, Cardinals Among Vince Wilfork’s Potential Free-Agent Landing Spots

Let’s make this easy: Every team in the NFL could use Vince Wilfork. The 11-year veteran is a respected team leader, he proved he still has some tread on his tires by playing over 70 percent of the New England Patriots’ snaps last season, and he fits as a zero-technique nose tackle in a 3-4 or a one-technique defensive tackle in a 4-3. Wilfork even has the versatility to play...
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Thursday’s NFL news: Vince Wilfork, Darnell Dockett and more

The New England Patriots are working to get under the salary cap by the March 10 deadline, and took a large step toward that by releasing nose tackle Vince Wilfork on Thursday morning, per Wilfork’s Twitter account. The Patriots declined to pick up Wilfork’s 2015 option, saving them $8.06 million in cap space. New England is in the midst of reshaping its defense. The Patriots...
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15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patriots: Patriots decline Wilfork option

News broke Thursday morning that the Patriots would not pick up defensive tackle Vince Wilfork’s option for the 2015 season and that he would become a free agent. Not picking up Wilfork’s option is set to create $8.1 million worth of cap space for the Patriots. 
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Vince Wilfork Posts Heartfelt Statement After Patriots Career Came To An End

Vince Wilfork shared this heartfelt statement on Twitter after his career with the Patriots came to an end.
Via Gamedayr
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: New England Patriots release Vince Wilfork

According to the man himself, Vince Wilfork will not be returning to New England next season. In a statement released on twitter, Wilfork gave this heartfelt message to Patriots fans: Morning guys … Please read below this will be my only statement — Vince Wilfork (@wilfork75) March 5, 2015 If anything, this should be a reminder that no player is bigger...
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18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork to become free agent after Patriots decline option

Vince Wilfork has likely played his last game as a member of the New England Patriots. On Thursday morning, Wilfork announced via a statement on Twitter that the Patriots have decided to not pick up his two-year option. After some tense negotiations last offseason, Wilfork agreed to restructure his contract and sign a new three-year,...Read More
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Vince Wilfork Showing Off His Sneaky Ninja Moves

Vince Wilfork and his wife, Bianca, continue to be the best under-the-radar couple out there. After a morning spent successfully fishing, Bianca took to the Instagram yet again to share a sweet moment of Vince pulling some shenanigans with a railing. I’ll allow Bianca to tell the story: I swear on everything if I woulda had my camera ready when he went through the first time that...
Via Busted Coverage
1 day ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Tom Brady posts great Photoshop pic on Facebook

Tom Brady’s work ethic knows no bounds, and the same holds true for his Facebook game. The New England Patriots quarterback is already back in the weight room, training for next season, and he’s not alone in this endeavor. Brady’s 5-year-old son Benjamin has already lended a hand in his workouts, and now a teammate — a large teammate — is getting in on the fun. Brady...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork surprises fan wearing his jersey in Bahamas

Vince Wilfork is soaking up the offseason in the Bahamas following the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl XLIX win, but that doesn’t mean he’s forgotten about home. The big Patriots nose tackle spotted a fan wearing his jersey in the island country, and he and wife Bianca decided to say hello.   This embed is invalid   " /> The fan obviously didn’t recognize...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

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