Jakob Johnson

Jakob Johnson
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Ryan Hannable
October 11, 2019 - 12:20 pm
The injuries are piling up for the Patriots on the offensive side of the ball. According to Jim McBride of The Boston Globe , fullback Jakob Johnson is expected to be placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury suffered Thursday against the Giants. The team is allowed to bring back two players...
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Andy Hart
September 24, 2019 - 12:11 pm
Earlier Tuesday morning, we explained the challenges the Patriots would face moving forward trying to replace a truly unique player and teammate in Pro Bowl fullback James Develin, who was placed on injured reserve with a neck injury on Monday. During their conference calls with the local media,...
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Sony Michel, James Develin
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Andy Hart
September 24, 2019 - 7:25 am
The Patriots placed James Develin on injured reserve with a neck injury Monday afternoon, sidelining the Pro Bowl fullback for at least eight weeks and possibly the rest of the 2019 season. To some ill-informed observers it might not seem like a huge loss. After all, Develin is “just” a fullback in...
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Jakob Johnson
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Andy Hart
September 23, 2019 - 11:41 am
Bill Belichick and the Patriots made an interesting choice when they looked to fill the open roster spot vacated by Antonio Brown’s release, moving on from the elite talent who’s been nothing but a circus sideshow and distraction for his last three teams, most recently the Patriots. While Brown is...
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Jakob Johnson
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Ryan Hannable
September 21, 2019 - 2:21 pm
The Patriots have filled Antonio Brown's roster spot. According to @NFLDeutschland, the official NFL German Twitter account, the Patriots have promoted fullback Jakob Johnson from the practice squad. This was necessary with James Develin already being out for Sunday with a neck injury, while tight...
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