Bears Waive OT Rogers Gaines

  The Chicago Bears announced that they have waived OT Rogers Gaines on Thursday. LM: #Bears also terminate contract of CB Derrick Martin & waive OT Rogers Gaines. — Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) May 29, 2014 Gaines, 24, signed with the Ravens as an undrafted free agent out of Tennessee State back in May of last year. Chicago signed him to their practice squad a few months...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears Release S Derrick Martin

  The Bears released S Derrick Martin on Wednesday, according to the NFL transaction release. The Bears also claimed OT Michael Ola off of waivers from the Dolphins. Chicago signed Martin to an exclusive rights deal back in February, but he unfortunately suffered a broken collarbone, which may have led to the team’s decision. Martin, 28, appeared in seven games for the Bears...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Transactions: Wednesday 5/28

  49ers 49ers placed OT Luke Marquardt on the injured reserve list. Bears Bears claimed OT Michael Ola off waivers from the Dolphins. Bears waived S Derrick Martin with a non-football injury designation. Bills Bills signed first-round pick WR Sammy Watkins to a four-year contract. (NFLTR) Cowboys Cowboys placed G Jarrod Pughsley reserve non-football injury list....
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears fill secondary roster spot with Martin

Seeking depth with CB Charles Tillman out for the season, the Chicago Bears brought back S Derrick Martin. Martin spent time briefly with the Bears in preseason. The club’s official release follows: The Chicago Bears have signed S Derrick Martin to a one-year contract. The 5-10, 198-pound Martin has appeared in 66 games with four starts over seven seasons with [...]
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November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots Defensive Back Derrick Martin’s Home Robbed During AFC Championship Game

AURORA, Colo. — Two masked men robbed the suburban Denver home of New England Patriots defensive back Derrick Martin while he was with his team at the AFC championship game. Aurora police spokesman Frank Fania told The Denver Post that the robbers forced their way into Martin’s home Sunday night when there was at least one adult and several children there. He says they took...
January 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Martin's house robbed during game

Two masked men robbed the suburban Denver home of New England Patriots defensive back Derrick Martin while he was playing in the AFC championship game. Aurora police spokesman Frank Fania told The Denver Post that the robbers forced their way into Martin's home Sunday night when there was at least one adult and several children there. He says they took numerous items. No one...
Via Fox Sports
January 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Pats player's home robbed Sunday

The home of Patriots safety Derrick Martin was robbed by two masked men while he was on the sidelines during his team's loss to the Ravens in the AFC Championship Game.

Via The Other Paper
January 22, 2013  |  Discuss

House of Patriots player robbed during AFC championship game

While the New England Patriots were playing in the AFC championship game, two masked men robbed the house of defensive back Derrick Martin. The men stole several items of value according to Aurora police spokesman Frank Fania. Several children and at-least one adult were at the house at the time of the robbery. “We don’t know if he was specifically targeted or not,” Fania said...
January 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Could Derrick Martin be a good luck charm?

Derrick Martin (defensive back, #26) has played on the last two teams (Packers, Giants) to win the Super Bowl.This year, he plays for the Patriots. Martin went to the University of Wyoming and was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the 6th round of the 2006 NFL Draft.Derrick Martin celebrating a sack with Justin FrancisCould Derrick Martin's Super Bowl record be a good luck...
Via Patriots Life
January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots truly displaying 'special' teams of late

Derrick Martin has built a championship career on special teams. The seven-year veteran earned Super Bowl rings the past two seasons - first with the Green Bay Packers and then with the New York Giants. Now he has a shot at a third straight title with the New England Patriots, who have scored three special-teams touchdowns during a five-game winning streak. The Patriots (8-3) get...
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Patriots cut Sterling Moore, make more moves during bye week

If two players are to be remembered from the final few minutes of last season's AFC Championship game against the Baltimore Ravens, it's Sterling Moore and Billy Cundiff. Moore for knocking the ball out of Lee Evan's hands, and Cundiff for missing the field goal that would've tied up the game. In New England Wednesday, we saw one come in for a visit, and one...
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October 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Patriots Waive Sterling Moore, Sign Derrick Martin, Mike Rivera

Bill Belichick and the Patriots are never short on surprises. New England waived cornerback Sterling Moore on Wednesday. Moore was forced into a starting role on Sunday when Kyle Arrington left their game in London against the Rams with a head injury. Moore played 58 snaps last week, but had fallen out of favor with the team before Week 8 receiving just 4 and 18...
October 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Pats cut Sterling Moore

The Patriots have waived CB Sterling Moore, and signed DB Derrick Martin and LB Mike Rivera, according to a league source.— Field Yates (@FieldYates) October 31, 2012Umm, in what planet does this make sense? We literally have 4 healthy corners now. Arrington, Dennard, McCourty, and Marquise Cole. Why are we cutting corners? (#punplayyy) Yeah, Moore has had his share of struggles...
Via Patriots Life
October 31, 2012  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Sign Running Back Kareem Huggins and Defensive Back Derrick Martin, Release Huggins a Day Later

Well that was quick. A day after adding Kareem Huggins and Derrick Martin to fill the roster spots of Robert Gallery and Tony Fiammetta, the New England Patriots released Huggins. The veteran had played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the past, and had missed a year due to a knee injury. He had been listed as a fullback with the team, despite playing primarily as a running back...
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August 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Patriots Sign Martin and Huggins

No it’s not a comedy team but the New England Patriots have signed defensive back Derrick Martin and running back Kareen Huggins to contracts. Martin, a safety from Denver, CO, played his college ball at the University of Wyoming and was a sixth round pick of the Baltimore Ravens in the 2006 NFL Draft.  He was traded to Green Bay in 2009 and earned a Super Bowl Ring in 2010...
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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