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WILLIE MCGINEST RUMORS

Willie McGinest: Patriots made the word ‘team’ sexy in the NFL

FOXBORO, Mass. — Before 2002, Super Bowl teams typically introduced their players one by one, letting each player jog out of the tunnel individually while fans cheered. The New England Patriots changed all that. The Patriots chose to be introduced as a team that day, and after their 20-17 victory over the St. Louis Rams in Super Bowl XXXVI, a legend was born. The legend said that...
Via NESN.com
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Willie McGinest: USC players shouldn't wear No. 55 on offense

LOS ANGELES -- The No. 55 is a privilege at USC. Not just a privilege, but a defensive privilege. Former USC All-American and three-time Super Bowl champion Willie McGinest made that clear Saturday as he checked on his alma mater during their annual spring game. McGinest was interviewed while standing on the sidelines during the game when the No. 55 was brought up. He explained that...
Via Fox Sports West
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Willie McGinest is the New England Patriots greatest defensive end

The New England Patriots have a need at the defensive end position in 2014 as their top pass rushers Chandler Jones and Rob Ninkovich were number one and two in the NFL among 4-3 defensive ends in snaps played. Per ProFootballFocus.com Jones was on the field for 1,142 snaps and Ninkovich logged 1,114 snaps. With such a heavy workload it shows the need for additional help and depth...
Via cover32 - Patriots
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: McGinest talks Patriots, Gronk

Willie McGinest believes it's time for someone to step up and address Rob Gronkowski about his behavior. "If there were things that needed to be addressed when I was there, I'd have a conversation with that player, or we had other leaders in the locker room who would talk to him," McGinest told the Boston Herald on Friday. Well then, who should speak out and help...
Via Fox Sports
February 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Willie McGinest Thinks Rob Gronkowski Needs Talking-To From Patriots After Tight End’s Latest Stunt in Las Vegas

Willie McGinest believes it’s time for someone to step up and address Rob Gronkowski about his behavior. “If there were things that needed to be addressed when I was there, I’d have a conversation with that player, or we had other leaders in the locker room who would talk to him,” McGinest told the Boston Herald on Friday. Well then, who should speak out and help straighten...
Via NESN.com
February 10, 2013  |  Discuss
DID THEY CHEAT

McGinest responds to Faulk's claim

Former New England Patriots running back Willie McGinest responded to Marshall Faulk, who says he's still mad that Spygate cost him a Super Bowl ring.

Via Pro Football Zone
January 30, 2013  |  2 Comments

Willie McGinest Says 'I'm Cool With Wes ,' Claims He Never Had Problem With Patriots Receiver

Willie McGinest was rather outspoken about Wes Welker's contract issues last month, ripping the Patriots receiver for his "diva attitude" during a television appearance. The two then traded a few shots via Twitter, but there doesn't seem to be any ill will, as McGinest told the Boston Herald that he has a lot of respect for Welker. "I'm cool with Wes. I...
Via NESN.com
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Wes Welker, Willie McGinest fire back at one another

Former New England Patriots linebacker Willie McGinest went on WEEI radio in Boston yesterday and blasted Patriots receiver Wes Welker for his hold out. On Wednesday, Welker decided to fire back at McGinest directly on Twitter. @williemcginest why did u ever leave the Pats and play for the Browns? — Wes Welker (@WesWelker) April 25, 2012 The McGinest took the time to reply to Welker...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss
FIRING LINE

Ex-Pat rips Welker's 'diva attitude'

Former Patriots linebacker Willie McGinest is not thrilled with receiver Wes Welker, ripping into his "diva attitude."

Via Pro Football Zone
April 24, 2012  |  20 Comments

McGinest: ATL vs. NYG preview

Willie McGinest previews the matchup between the Falcons and Giants.
Via Fox Sports: Video
January 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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