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New England Sports Network
Tom Brady Hopes To Play For Patriots Vs. Panthers, Values Preseason RepsKevin Faulk, for instance, recently said in a “NESN Sports Today” interview tha
Tom Brady Hopes To Play For Patriots Vs. Panthers, Values Preseason Reps
New England Sports Network / Posted 23 hours ago
Kevin Faulk, for instance, recently said in a “NESN Sports Today” interview that he was “almost positive” wide receiver Wes Welker will work out with Brady during his ban. Faulk also expected Brady to place a call to Randy Moss, who caught an... Read more
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Bleacher Report
WR Will Be Most Dominant Position in Big 12that title has belonged to Texas Tech. And Eric Ward is next in a line of great
WR Will Be Most Dominant Position in Big 12
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
that title has belonged to Texas Tech. And Eric Ward is next in a line of greats that includes Michael Crabtree and Wes Welker, among plenty of others. The Red Raiders' star hauled in 82 passes for 1,053 yards and 12 touchdowns last year.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hyde: Jakeem 'The Dream' Grant bets big on himself | Commentarymarrying small, slot receivers to its wide-open offense — from Grant to New Eng
Hyde: Jakeem 'The Dream' Grant bets big on himself | Commentary
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
marrying small, slot receivers to its wide-open offense — from Grant to New England’s Danny Amendola to former Dolphin Wes Welker. Welker, in fact, has been at several Dolphins practices this summer and is schooling Grant on, “how to set up... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Jakeem 'The Dream' Grant bets big on himself Commentarymarrying small, slot receivers to its wide-open offense — from Grant to New Eng
Jakeem 'The Dream' Grant bets big on himself Commentary
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
marrying small, slot receivers to its wide-open offense — from Grant to New England's Danny Amendola to former Dolphin Wes Welker. Welker, in fact, has been at several Dolphins practices this summer and is schooling Grant on, "how to set up... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Jakeem 'The Dream' Grant bets big on himselfmarrying small, slot receivers to its wide-open offense — from Grant to New Eng
Jakeem 'The Dream' Grant bets big on himself
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
marrying small, slot receivers to its wide-open offense — from Grant to New England’s Danny Amendola to former Dolphin Wes Welker. Welker, in fact, has been at several Dolphins practices this summer and is schooling Grant on, “how to set up... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Family support key to Jay MacIntyre's continued growthJay is. He's smart. He understands how to get open. You see those type of guys
Family support key to Jay MacIntyre's continued growth
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 7 days ago
Jay is. He's smart. He understands how to get open. You see those type of guys in the NFL, the Julian Edelman and the Wes Welker-types. Guys who are smart and just understand football. "Jay has gotten better from the spring to the fall. I... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Dolphins’ tiny Jakeem Grant looks like he belongsall-time leader in receiving yards at Texas Tech, an impressive feat at a schoo
Dolphins’ tiny Jakeem Grant looks like he belongs
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 11 days ago
all-time leader in receiving yards at Texas Tech, an impressive feat at a school that has produced NFL receivers including Wes Welker and Michael Crabtree. But in this year’s NFL draft, Grant lasted until the sixth round. The reason for that is his... Read more
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SportingNews
Outraged by Cowboys helmet decal tribute denial? Direct fury at the true culpritjersey before legally changing his name to Chad Ochocinco. Falcons players flas
Outraged by Cowboys helmet decal tribute denial? Direct fury at the true culprit
SportingNews / Posted 12 days ago
jersey before legally changing his name to Chad Ochocinco. Falcons players flashed their "Free Mike Vick" undergarments. Wes Welker, Alex Smith and Brian Urlacher wore unauthorized hats in front of TV cameras. Robert Griffin III went through his... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bill Belichick: No Patriots receiver was as quick as Deion BranchDeion was really a smart receiver and very, very quick. We’ve had quick guys li
Bill Belichick: No Patriots receiver was as quick as Deion Branch
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
Deion was really a smart receiver and very, very quick. We’ve had quick guys like Troy [Brown], and Julian [Edelman], and Wes [Welker], guys like that. But it wasn’t Deion, they didn’t have Deion’s kind of quickness.” “They may have more size... Read more
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The Express-Times
Julian Edelman injured at Patriots training camp, report sayslooked at by the training staff on a cart. Edelman, 30, has come on quite stro
Julian Edelman injured at Patriots training camp, report says
The Express-Times / Posted 15 days ago
looked at by the training staff on a cart. Edelman, 30, has come on quite strong for the Patriots ever since he replaced Wes Welker. Edelman has caught 258 passes for 2,720 yards and 17 touchdowns from 2013 through 2015. Injuries, though, have... Read more
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Boston Herald
Plenty to keep Tom Brady busy on upcoming ‘vacation’more to life than retreating to some Area 51-like training facility and throwin
Plenty to keep Tom Brady busy on upcoming ‘vacation’
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
more to life than retreating to some Area 51-like training facility and throwing secret practice passes to the likes of Wes Welker and Randy Moss. Yes, the quality time with Gisele and the kids will be nice, but what else? Walks in the park? The... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas Tech announces 2016 Hall of Fame classHall of Fame class which features several of the most recognizable names in sch
Texas Tech announces 2016 Hall of Fame class
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 19 days ago
Hall of Fame class which features several of the most recognizable names in school history such as Josh Bard, Jia Perkins, Wes Welker, Ted Watts and Jonathan Johnson. In addition, Texas Tech will also induct former football administrative assistant... Read more
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The Providence Journal
DeAndre Carter sticking to his planhas never been an issue with the Patriots during coach Bill Belichick’s tenure
DeAndre Carter sticking to his plan
The Providence Journal / Posted 19 days ago
has never been an issue with the Patriots during coach Bill Belichick’s tenure when it comes to receivers.Troy Brown, Wes Welker, Julian Edelman and Danny Amendola are all 5-11 or shorter and the most prominent examples of that.One of the... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Patriots, Please Don’t Stop Martellus Bennett From Being Himselffunny. This is how funny, creative people speak, and it would be a shame if Mar
Patriots, Please Don’t Stop Martellus Bennett From Being Himself
New England Sports Network / Posted 20 days ago
funny. This is how funny, creative people speak, and it would be a shame if Martellus was silenced. Or punished, like Wes Welker for his foot jokes. Unfortunately, that Manning analogy could also be construed as dreaded “bulletin-board... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Patriots’ Chris Harper, DeAndre Carter Earn High Praise From Bill Belichicksignee in December, the quest for improvement has involved taking cues from Ame
Patriots’ Chris Harper, DeAndre Carter Earn High Praise From Bill Belichick
New England Sports Network / Posted 20 days ago
signee in December, the quest for improvement has involved taking cues from Amendola, Edelman and former Patriots receiver Wes Welker, all of whom have enjoyed NFL success despite lacking prototypical size. “One of the first thing I did when I got... Read more
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Boston Herald
Patriots could face bruised egos as they sort out contract backlogthat escalated to the point of being contentious (Logan Mankins, Vince Wilfork)
Patriots could face bruised egos as they sort out contract backlog
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
that escalated to the point of being contentious (Logan Mankins, Vince Wilfork) before being settled, while some (Wes Welker) ended in divorce. They’ve dealt with egos, because that’s at the core of every payday. They know only money... Read more
21d
TribLIVE
Speedy receivers hope to catch on for WVU’s Holgorsen2016 West Virginia receiving corps has a long way to go, Holgorsen admits there
Speedy receivers hope to catch on for WVU’s Holgorsen
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
2016 West Virginia receiving corps has a long way to go, Holgorsen admits there is one place the Mountaineers already have Wes Welker, Stedman Bailey and Justin Blackmon beat. “This is collectively the fastest group I've had,” Holgorsen said.... Read more
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New England Sports Network
‘The Bachelorette’ Finale Live: Jordan Rodgers, Robby Hayes Vie For JoJo’s Love8:17 p.m.: If Will Forte and Wes Welker had a love child who became a model for
‘The Bachelorette’ Finale Live: Jordan Rodgers, Robby Hayes Vie For JoJo’s Love
New England Sports Network / Posted 22 days ago
8:17 p.m.: If Will Forte and Wes Welker had a love child who became a model for dentists, it would be Robby. 8:15 p.m.: This is not the face of a man who knows he wants to marry someone. 8:12 p.m.: What’s the deal with Jordan? Why isn’t he asking... Read more
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NFL.com
Bill Belichick: Pats WR competition as strong as everin Donte' Stallworth and Jabar Gaffney. This year's wide receiver corps might
Bill Belichick: Pats WR competition as strong as ever
NFL.com / Posted 22 days ago
in Donte' Stallworth and Jabar Gaffney. This year's wide receiver corps might lack the star power of Randy Moss and Wes Welker, but coach Bill Belichick still considers the competition for jobs as tight as it's ever been in New England. "I... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Lots of uncertainty at running back for Miami Dolphinsthan what it was," Gase said. "Thankfully it's on the other leg." Even so, Aja
Lots of uncertainty at running back for Miami Dolphins
Brandon Sun / Posted 22 days ago
than what it was," Gase said. "Thankfully it's on the other leg." Even so, Ajayi joined Gase's pals Peyton Manning and Wes Welker — among others — as a spectator at the workout. Ajayi said he expects to be back to normal in a couple of days,... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Will Tom Brady enlist some familiar faces to keep him sharp during suspension?be inducted into the Patriots Hall of Fame on Monday night, has an idea who Bra
Will Tom Brady enlist some familiar faces to keep him sharp during suspension?
Yahoo Sports / Posted 22 days ago
be inducted into the Patriots Hall of Fame on Monday night, has an idea who Brady might be reaching out to: Randy Moss and Wes Welker. Faulk offered his theory during a sit-down with NESN: “He’s definitely going to work,” Faulk said. “There’s no... Read more
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CBS Sports
Tom Brady could be throwing to an epic pair of ex-Pats during his suspensionteammates from the 2007 New England Patriots team. Kevin Faulk said recently th
Tom Brady could be throwing to an epic pair of ex-Pats during his suspension
CBS Sports / Posted 23 days ago
teammates from the 2007 New England Patriots team. Kevin Faulk said recently that Brady will be throwing to Randy Moss and Wes Welker during his mandated absence. "He's definitely going to work," Faulk said, via NESN. "There's no doubt in my mind.... Read more
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NFL.com
Will Tom Brady ask Wes Welker, Randy Moss for help?first four weeks of the regular season. According to former teammate Kevin Fau
Will Tom Brady ask Wes Welker, Randy Moss for help?
NFL.com / Posted 23 days ago
first four weeks of the regular season. According to former teammate Kevin Faulk, he expects Brady to reach out to both Wes Welker and Randy Moss, the receivers who helped him form some of the most dominant offenses in NFL history. "He's... Read more
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Boston Herald
Matt Cassel advises Jimmy Garoppolo to trust your teamtransition as a process, with the coaching staff gradually working him into the
Matt Cassel advises Jimmy Garoppolo to trust your team
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
transition as a process, with the coaching staff gradually working him into the offense Brady manned with Randy Moss and Wes Welker. There were subtle changes, and he expects they’ll do the same for Garoppolo. “The offense definitely evolved as... Read more
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Boston Herald
Former Patriots QB Matt Cassel knows what Jimmy Garoppolo is going throughas a process, with the coaching staff gradually working him into the offense Br
Former Patriots QB Matt Cassel knows what Jimmy Garoppolo is going through
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
as a process, with the coaching staff gradually working him into the offense Brady had manned with Randy Moss and Wes Welker. There were subtle changes made, but changes nonetheless, and he expects they’ll do the same for Garoppolo. “The... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
This scary tandem could make life easier for Jimmy Garoppolowideout Julian Edelman were last season. And with Edelman in the fold, possibly
This scary tandem could make life easier for Jimmy Garoppolo
Yahoo Sports / Posted 26 days ago
wideout Julian Edelman were last season. And with Edelman in the fold, possibly as vital (and potent) as the Randy Moss, Wes Welker and Donte Stallworth trio was nearly 10 years ago. Add in a healthy Dion Lewis, and you might have to go all the... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Patriots Mailbag: Running Back Depth Could Be Boosted Through TradeHouse, his private throwing coach. I think he’ll also work with some ex-teammat
Patriots Mailbag: Running Back Depth Could Be Boosted Through Trade
New England Sports Network / Posted 26 days ago
House, his private throwing coach. I think he’ll also work with some ex-teammates and free-agent wideouts. He could call up Wes Welker, Deion Branch or even Terrell Owens and throw the ol’ pigskin. @DougKyed With Edelman and Amendola on PUP, which... Read more
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Boston Globe
With or without Tom Brady, Julian Edelman is most crucial piece to Patriots' successage for wide receivers in the NFL. But it’s also only one year younger than the
With or without Tom Brady, Julian Edelman is most crucial piece to Patriots' success
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
age for wide receivers in the NFL. But it’s also only one year younger than the Patriots gave up on his predecessor, Wes Welker, who jumped to the Broncos in 2013 after a 1,354-yard final season with New England. Welker never had another... Read more
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The Washington Times
NFL players’ union keeps on taking the hits in efforts to stand up to leagueconcussion protocol the union secured is to protect the players from themselves
NFL players’ union keeps on taking the hits in efforts to stand up to league
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
concussion protocol the union secured is to protect the players from themselves as much as it is from coaches and doctors. Wes Welker suffered at least six known concussions in his 12-year career, including three in a span of nine months and two in... Read more
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The Washington Times
Reggie Bush, Wes Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vetsand, maybe, final — opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few
Reggie Bush, Wes Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
and, maybe, final — opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list that included Reggie Bush, Wes Welker, Andre Johnson and Roddy White would have highlighted the league’s best playmakers. But age, injuries, contract... Read more
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CBS Sports
Tom Brady can't even play catch with other Patriots during his suspensionafford to purchase an NFL Game Pass subscription, which would allow him to watc
Tom Brady can't even play catch with other Patriots during his suspension
CBS Sports / Posted a month ago
afford to purchase an NFL Game Pass subscription, which would allow him to watch film from the All-22 camera angles. Plus, Wes Welker, Brady's former slot receiver and BFF, remains a free agent and he could certainly do his best Julian Edelman... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets
Juneau Empire / Posted a month ago
— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list that included Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker, Andre Johnson and Roddy White would have highlighted the league’s best playmakers. But age, injuries, contract... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
ACC notebook: 17th hole continues to host party at ACCwhere you want to be if you’re here.” Errant tee shots from Hall of Famer Stev
ACC notebook: 17th hole continues to host party at ACC
Nevada Appeal / Posted a month ago
where you want to be if you’re here.” Errant tee shots from Hall of Famer Steve Young and Los Angeles Rams receiver Wes Welker led to second shots from the beach between tents and the swimsuit-clad gallery. Comedian Ray Romano posed between... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets
The Oakland Press / Posted 1 months ago
— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list that included Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker, Andre Johnson and Roddy White would have highlighted the league’s best playmakers. But age, injuries, contract... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Big-name NFL vets still looking for work in 2016— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list
Big-name NFL vets still looking for work in 2016
Statesboro Herald / Posted 1 months ago
— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list that included Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker, Andre Johnson and Roddy White would have highlighted the league's best playmakers. But age, injuries, contract... Read more
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The News-Herald
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets
The News-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list that included Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker, Andre Johnson and Roddy White would have highlighted the league’s best playmakers. But age, injuries, contract... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets
Lake Placid News / Posted 1 months ago
— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list that included Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker, Andre Johnson and Roddy White would have highlighted the league's best playmakers. But age, injuries, contract... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets
The Morning Journal / Posted 1 months ago
— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list that included Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker, Andre Johnson and Roddy White would have highlighted the league’s best playmakers. But age, injuries, contract... Read more
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Boston Globe
Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list
Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list that included Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker, Andre Johnson and Roddy White would have highlighted the league’s best playmakers. But age, injuries, contract... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list
Boldin, Bush, Welker among big-name unemployed NFL vets
Brandon Sun / Posted 1 months ago
— opportunity to get back on the football field. Just a few years ago, a list that included Anquan Boldin, Reggie Bush, Wes Welker, Andre Johnson and Roddy White would have highlighted the league's best playmakers. But age, injuries, contract... Read more
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