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Chiefs Sign Former Second-Round DE Jerel Worthy To Practice Squad

  The Kansas City Chiefs announced Tuesday that they have signed former second-round pick DE Jerel Worthy to their practice squad. The Chiefs brought Worthy in for a workout on Monday after they suffered some injuries. The Packers sent Worthy to the Patriots in trade that included a conditional 2015 late-round draft pick, but he was unable to make the team, which eliminated the...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs Bring In Former Packers DE Jerel Worthy For Workout

  Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that the Chiefs brought in former second-round pick DE Jerel Worthy for a workout on Monday. La Canfora adds that other players were also in attendance for tryouts on Monday, but didn’t offer any names. This comes just a day after the team lost veteran DE Mike DeVito for the season with a torn Achilles’ tendon. The Packers sent Worthy...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Analysis of the Final(-ish) roster of 53

Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty ImagesToday was impacted by a slew of cuts, with 20 men making their way off the roster. If you've been following my roster projection series, you'll see that I had 5 players on the roster that were cut today (Roy Finch, Jon Halapio, Steve Beauharnais, Danny Aiken and Jerel Worthy), so here's a bit on why I thought each would make it, and why they may not...
Via Patriots Life
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Steve Beauharnais, Danny Aiken Among Patriots’ Most Surprising Roster Cuts

The New England Patriots’ initial 53-man roster is set, but it’s far from finalized. Over the next eight days, the Patriots will continue to make transactions before next Sunday’s Week 1 matchup against the Miami Dolphins. Bill Belichick and the Patriots’ front office’s job isn’t done for the day, either. Now that they have dropped 22 players from their active roster...
Via NESN.com
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Waive DL Jerel Worthy

  According to Mike Reiss of ESPN, the Patriots have waived DL Jerel Worthy, who came over in a trade with the Packers just a few weeks ago. New England sent the Packers a future seventh-round pick that was reportedly conditional upon Worthy making the 53-man roster, so it appears as though Green Bay will not receive an compensation for the former second-round pick. Worthy, 24...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerel Worthy, Jonas Gray among latest cuts

Photo from patriots.comThe cuts have been coming fast all day, but the latest round of cuts include a mild surprise: Jerel Worthy, who came over from the Green Bay Packers. Jonas Gray, tight end Steve Maneri, and linebacker Taylor McCuller have also been released, according to multiple reports. one from mild surprise category: source says Jerel Worthy released by #Patriots— shalise...
Via Patriots Life
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bears, Buccaneers, Patriots, Raiders, & Ravens

  Bears Aaron Wilson reports that the Bears have cut OL Rob Turner. (NFLTR Roster Cuts Tracker) Buccaneers As of now, Buccaneers plan to place rookie RB Charles Sims on injured reserve with the designation to return. (Ian Rapoport) Patriots A week after Mike Reiss left Stevan Ridley off the Patriots final 53-man roster, he now projects Ridley to make the team. WR Josh Boyce...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick: ‘Happy To Be Working With’ New Patriots DT Jerel Worthy

FOXBORO, Mass. — Jerel Worthy’s first two years in the NFL didn’t go as he or the Green Bay Packers planned. The 2012 second-round pick was traded to the New England Patriots for a conditional draft pick after suiting up in just two games last season. Worthy has a chance to start over with the Patriots, but after missing most of training camp with a back injury, it’s safe...
Via NESN.com
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski participates in full 11 on 11s, Tom Brady throws many picks and more

Today's Patriots practice session was jam packed with news.Most of it good.Not only did new acquisition Jerel Worthy hit the practice field, but All-Pro linebacker Jerod Mayo returned. As did tight end Michael Hoomanawanui - who will be sorely needed with the Pats so thin at tight end.Speaking of tight ends, star Rob Gronkowski finally returned to participating in 11 on 11s. This...
Via Patriots Life
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Training Camp Attendance: Jerel Worthy, Jerod Mayo Practice

FOXBORO, Mass. — Newly acquired defensive tackles Jerel Worthy and Ben Bass made their New England Patriots practice debuts on the final day of training camp. Worthy, wearing No. 97, and Bass, in No. 65, were in full pads with the rest of their Patriots teammates. Wide receiver Jeremy Gallon also made his training camp debut. Linebackers Jerod Mayo, James Anderson and Ja’Gared...
Via NESN.com
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Fairley could be on the trading block: Would he be a fit for Pats?

The Patriots made a pair of moves to shore up their defensive tackle depth last week, trading for Ben Bass and former second round pick Jerel Worthy.According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, another intriguing name could become available soon: Detroit's Nick Fairley.The Lions took Fairley, fresh off of a defensive MVP performance in the National Championship game, with...
Via Patriots Life
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerel Worthy, Jeremy Gallon pass physicals; Jerod Mayo back at practice

Jerel Worthy, who the Patriots acquired from the Green Bay Packers last week, passed his physical and is on the practice field in full pads today. Jeremy Gallon, an undersized receiver who the team selected in the 7th round out of Michigan, also passed his physical and will be appearing his first practice today, per Mike Reiss.WR Jeremy Gallon and DL Jerel Worthy have passed their...
Via Patriots Life
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Getting To Know: Datone Jones

Packers Talk Radio Network continues its Player Profile Series for our sponsor Mayfield Sports Marketing with a look at Packers defensive end Datone Jones. The Packers made a big move this week. Ted Thompson traded his third year, 2nd round defensive end, Jerel Worthy, to the Patriots for a 7th round pick. Worthy was the second defensive player selected by Thompson in the 2012...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

A Closer Look at the Packers trade of Jerel Worthy: Was it Financial?

Photo credit: Jeff Hanisch/USA Today.  On August 13, the NFL formally approved the trade the sent Packers defensive end Jerel Worthy to the New England Patriots for a conditional 7th-round draft pick pending him passing a physical. At first glance, it seems like a simple trade that sent a player who had no chance of making the team to another one where he may have a shot. Since...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Training Camp Observations: Dominique Easley Participates In Walkthrough

FOXBORO, Mass. — New England Patriots first-round pick Dominique Easley made a surprise appearance during the team’s walkthrough with the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday. The Patriots have eased the rookie defensive tackle back onto the field from a torn ACL, but his appearance in the walkthrough suggests that Easley could make his preseason debut soon — as early as Friday...
Via NESN.com
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Training Camp Attendance: Jerel Worthy Makes Brief Appearance

FOXBORO, Mass. — Recently acquired New England Patriots defensive linemen Jerel Worthy and Ben Bass made brief appearances during the team’s walkthrough with the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday morning. Worthy, sporting No. 97, and Bass, in sweats, arrived on the practice field with the rest of their new teammates before leaving with trainers for rehab work. Worthy is dealing...
Via NESN.com
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Daniels, Casey Hayward Can Save the Packers’ 2012 draft

With defensive end Jerel Worthy now officially a member of the New England Patriots, the Green Bay Packers have given up on yet another member of its draft class of 2012. Since the completion of the Worthy trade, much discussion has broken out about whether or not that draft class is one of if not the worst draft class the Packers have had since general manager Ted Thompson took...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots Waive Tight End Terrence Miller, Making Room For Jerel Worthy

Terrence Miller’s stay with the New England Patriots was short-lived. The tight end, who was signed on Sunday, was waived/injured by the Patriots on Wednesday. Miller participated in just three practices with the Patriots. If he clears waivers, he will revert to the Patriots’ injured reserve. The Patriots needed to clear a spot on the 90-man roster after trading a conditional...
Via NESN.com
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Low cost makes Worthy, Bass deals worth a shot

Worthy was misfit in the Packers 3-4 schemeThe first thing that comes to mind when dissecting the Patriots two trades from yesterday is that the moves were a reaction to recent injuries. With Chris Jones and Sealver Siliga lost last week, the Patriots added two big bodies up front to help bolster their depth at defensive tackle.Unfortunately, the second thing that comes to mind is...
Via Patriots Life
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Trade Jerel Worthy to Patriots

Life just got a little easy for Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears offensive line.  The Green Bay Packers traded DT Jerel Worthy, pending a physical, 51st overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, to the New England Patriots for a “future” first round pick. #Packers send Jerel Worthy to Patriots. Details here: http://t.co/4uUUQJuDqA — Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) August 13, 2014 Pending...
Via Sports Mockery
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots acquire DL Jerel Worthy from Packers

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) The New England Patriots have acquired injured lineman Jerel Worthy from the Green Bay Packers in a trade pending a physical for the defensive end. Worthy's agent, Chafie Fields, says Wednesday that the deal was conditional. Fields wrote on Twitter Tuesday night, ''Will help Pats D-line right away.'' Worthy had been placed on the non-football injury list. He...
Via AP on Fox
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerel Worthy a Blemish on Packers’ Stellar 2nd Round Track Record

Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb, Nick Collins, Greg Jennings, Eddie Lacy: These are some of the Packers’ second-round draft picks who have turned into big-time players during the Ted Thompson era. Players like Casey Hayward, Mike Neal and Daryn Colledge — solid contributors, not big-time players (at least not yet in Hayward’s case) — were also second-round picks. Thompson has...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Worthy Sadly Never Lived Up To Name

The Green Bay Packers trade with other teams about as often as pigs fly. Typically they are reserved for only for draft day for either a higher pick or more late-round selections. Jerel Worthy started his brief tenure in Green Bay in such a manner. Ted Thompson traded away the team’s fourth round pick to move up 8 spots up in the draft to take him at 51. Not a bad little bit of...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL News: Packers trade DL Jerel Worthy to Patriots

The New England Patriots have made a trade to acquire defensive lineman Jerel Worthy from the Green Bay Packers. According to sources, the Packers will receive a conditional late-round draft pick in the 2015 NFL draft.#152413941 / gettyimages.comAfter being selected 51st overall in the 2012 draft, Worthy tore his ACL late in his rookie year, and missed much of last season due to...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Gave Up On Jerel Worthy Too Soon

The Green Bay Packers don’t normally make trades — so when the news spread that defensive tackle Jerel Worthy had been traded to the New England Patriots, it was a surprise. I understand why the Packers made the deal. Worthy hasn’t lived up to the potential that caused Green Bay to use a second round draft pick on him in the 2014 NFL Draft, there is no doubt about that. Yet...
Via The Packers Guru
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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