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Do the New England Patriots have someone to fill Vince Wilfork’s shadow?

With the New England Patriots starting OTAs this week, the team is finally able to get on the field at Gillette Stadium and move on from a tumultuous offseason. The Patriots were entrenched in the headlines with DeflateGate and its fallout, suspensions, fines, appeals and back-and-forth between the team and the Commissioner’s office. Meanwhile, the players are back to work and...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork, Jadeveon Clowney Potential Breakout Stars Of ‘Hard Knocks’ (Photos)

News broke Tuesday that the Houston Texans will be the subject of this season’s HBO docuseries “Hard Knocks.” It might be the closest thing we ever get to seeing a Patriots version of the show, given the incredible number of former Patriots in the organization, but that’s not the only thing peaking interest. Viewers get an inside look at what some of their favorite players...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Three biggest additions to the Houston Texans for 2015

The Houston Texans made multiple free agent signings and then drafted/ and signed seven players. There is also a list of 16 undrafted free agents that the Texans have signed. Obviously there isn’t room on the 53-man roster for all of these players, but I expect at least a couple of the undrafted players to remain on the roster, and if not, be signed to the practice squad. Looking...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots grab Vince Wilfork’s replacement

The New England Patriots just found their Vince Wilfork replacement. The #Patriots select #Texas DT Malcom Brown at No. 32. No way they thought he’d be there. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 1, 2015 Brown is a versatile defensive tackle who will likely start for the Patriots immediately. Most had Brown going a little earlier in the first round, but I’m sure Bill Belichick...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork Gets a Texas-Sized Upgrade to his Smoker

The last time we saw Vince Wilfork hard at work making the magic happen with this smoker the thought of the end result of his labor was enough to make the big man dance. If what he had last Memorial Weekend was able to make him dance I can't wait to see what sort of moves he is going to bust out after he gets his new Texas-sized smoker going. I can't deal with this dude today...
Via FatManWriting
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork on Houston BBQ: 'We have a GOOD problem'

Vince Wilfork appears to have traded in his old barbecue smoker for a shiny, new Houston model. The former New England Patriots defensive tackle elected to sign with the Houston Texans this offseason, and he’s already taking advantage of his new locale. Houston, we have a problem...a good problem!!!! Man, we are in trouble now @Pitmaker!!!!! — Vince...
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston Texans Sign Vince Wilfork

It’s the end of an era. Former New England Patriots defensive tackle Vince Wilfork announced on Twitter Monday afternoon that he has signed with the Houston Texans. After 11 seasons, five Pro Bowls and two Super Bowl titles in New England, Wilfork will be calling another city home next year. Set to count $8.9 million against the cap in 2015, New England made the decision to release...
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork to become free agent after Patriots decline option

Vince Wilfork has likely played his last game as a member of the New England Patriots. On Thursday morning, Wilfork announced via a statement on Twitter that the Patriots have decided to not pick up his two-year option. After some tense negotiations last offseason, Wilfork agreed to restructure his contract and sign a new three-year,...Read More
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March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork surprises fan wearing his jersey in Bahamas

Vince Wilfork is soaking up the offseason in the Bahamas following the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl XLIX win, but that doesn’t mean he’s forgotten about home. The big Patriots nose tackle spotted a fan wearing his jersey in the island country, and he and wife Bianca decided to say hello.   This embed is invalid   " /> The fan obviously didn’t recognize...
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork helped rescue woman from overturned car

Vince Wilfork’s best play Sunday night might have come off the field. The Massachusetts State Police said Monday that the New England Patriots tackle helped rescue a woman out of an overturned Jeep after the Patriots’ AFC Championship Game win. State troopers responded to reports over an overturned vehicle on Route 1 in Foxboro shortly before 1 a.m. ET on Monday morning. When...
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

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