Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Dimitri Patterson: Jets' AWOL allegations 'completely false'

Dimitri Patterson’s disappearance was one of the more bizarre storylines of the NFL preseason. Patterson, a journeyman cornerback now playing with the New York Jets, was suspended for the remainder of the preseason after he failed to show up for last Friday’s game against the New York Giants. He has vehemently denied, however, that his absence was a result of him “going AWOL...
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dimitri Patterson Calls Jets ‘AWOL’ Allegations False

Suspended Jets cornerback Dimitiri Patterson seems to be trying to get himself cut.  Patterson, via his own press release to, called allegations of him being missing for 48-hours by the Jets false. “As it relates to my whereabouts and me missing for 48 hours without being seen or heard from me or my representative is completely false,” Patterson said in a statement...
Via Thacover2
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dimitri Patterson: My absence wasn’t about depth chart

Cornerback Dimitri Patterson will have to cool his jets for a few more days after the Jets announced that his suspension for failing to show up for last Friday’s game against the Giants would extend through at least September 1. Patterson took issue with characterizations of his absence as going AWOL, although that’s how the Jets presented it before and after handing down the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jets say suspended CB Dimitri Patterson can return for regular season

  The New York Jets have suspended cornerback Dimitri Patterson for the rest of the preseason after he left the team last week for 48 hours without speaking to anyone in the organization. The team announced Tuesday night that additional terms of discipline would not be disclosed. However, Patterson is likely facing a fine. Patterson had been suspended indefinitely on Monday so the...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dimitri Patterson was unhappy with place on Jets’ depth chart

Dimitri Patterson was suspended by the New York Jets indefinitely for not showing up to the team’s preseason game on Friday night and going AWOL until meeting with the team on Sunday. Now we know why he was upset. The New York Daily News reports that Patterson was dropped on the team’s depth chart after […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets CB Dimitri Patterson suspended indefinitely; What should Idzik do?

The New York Jets have suspended cornerback Dimitri Patterson indefinitely. Patterson was last seen by the team prior to Friday night’s preseason game against the Giants. The Jets reached out to Patterson to make sure everything was fine (which it is), but Patterson failed to respond. On Saturday, the Jets got in touch with him. He reported to the team on Sunday, but general manager...
Via cover32 - Jets
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dimitri Patterson to return to Jets

Friday night, the Jets played the Giants in preseason action, but a player was mysteriously missing from not just the starting lineup, but the entire stadium. Jets cornerback Dimitri Patterson went AWOL and did not show up for the game and was not seen or heard from for 48 hours. No reason was given for his absence, and in an interview on Sunday, general manager John Idzik called...
Via New York Sports-Kings
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets CB Dimitri Patterson is AWOL

Darrin Gantt, NBC Sports:Disappearing cornerbacks are something of a trend with the Jets in recent years, but this is a new turn even for them.According to Dom Cosentino of, Jets cornerback Dimitri Patterson did not show up for Friday’s preseason game, and hasn’t communicated with the team since then.General manager John Idzik told reporters Patterson has not communicated...
Via Patriots Life
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets CB Dimitri Patterson went AWOL for two days

BY NICK ST. DENISNew York Jets cornerback Dimitri Patterson didn't show up for work Friday night when his team took on the New York Giants, and the team hadn't heard from Patterson all weekend.However, he's apparently making his way back.After both general manager John Idzik and coach Rex Ryan spoke on the matter, Patterson' agent, Drew Rosenhaus, reportedly confirmed...
Via AFC East Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jets number 2 cornerback Dimitri Patterson is AWOL

Today the New York Jets general manager took the podium to talk to media and boy did he shock some people. He reported that the teams number two cornerback Dimitri Patterson has gone AWOL. @RichCimini: Latest blow to Jets’ CB situation: Dimitri Patterson has gone AWOL, according to John Idzik. Unexcused absence. Never showed for […] The post Jets number 2 cornerback Dimitri Patterson...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
4 days ago  |  Discuss
Jets News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

NFL records that are poised to be broken in 2014

College football's all-name team

USC player calls coach racist, then quits the team

NFL has new policy for domestic violence suspensions

WATCH: Manziel in Snickers ad

Peterson wants to play for Cowboys

See A&M's sick new locker room

New Redskins stadium in the works

Ranking the top 10 NFL running backs

Josh Shaw admits faking rescue story

Writers talk KD's big sponsor choice

Boxer in custody after shooting cousin

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.