Malcolm Mitchell

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Ryan Hannable
August 20, 2019 - 11:28 am
Malcolm Mitchell officially retired from the NFL last March after years of knee issues dating back to high school that ultimately didn't allow him to stay on the field. Mitchell had a great rookie season with the Patriots in 2016, but missed all of 2017 with a knee injury. The knee issues lingered...
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Ryan Hannable
March 28, 2019 - 3:55 pm
Last week, at a University of Georgia event, Malcolm Mitchell announced his retirement from the NFL. The wide receiver struggled with knee injuries and just couldn't stay healthy enough to get on the field. Appearing at a Read with Malcolm program in South Boston Thursday, Mitchell got emotional...
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Ryan Hannable
February 01, 2019 - 2:36 pm
ATLANTA -- It's crazy to think Malcolm Mitchell was part of the Patriots team at the very beginning of the season. The 25-year-old was released at the start of training camp after battling a knee injury dating back to last year. The 2016 fourth-round pick of the team remained unsigned the entire...
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Ryan Hannable
October 25, 2018 - 10:40 am
Roughly three months after being released by the Patriots, wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell still has not found a team, but there's a reason for that. The wide receiver had another surgery after his release, and his No. 1 goal is now when he does return to the field, he wants to stay on the field...
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Ryan Hannable
August 07, 2018 - 6:12 pm
The Patriots officially have moved on from wide receivers Malcolm Mitchell and Jordan Matthews, but both were back in the news Tuesday. -- Mitchell passed through waivers unclaimed, which means he's now a free agent. He's now free to sign with any other team. Him going unclaimed may be a sign his...
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Ryan Hannable
August 07, 2018 - 9:37 am
FOXBORO -- The Patriots officially released Malcolm Mitchell on Monday as the receiver just couldn't get on the field after missing all of last year with a knee injury. Speaking Tuesday morning, Bill Belichick had nothing but good things to say about the former Georgia product when it came to the...
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Ryan Hannable
August 06, 2018 - 11:12 pm
One of the most integral parts of the Patriots passing game is timing as a number of routes solely depend on it. This timing comes from being on the same page as Tom Brady and right now, the Patriots don’t have many receivers who have extended time working with the future Hall of Famer. Brandin...
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Ryan Hannable
August 06, 2018 - 10:35 pm
Following being released on Monday, former Patriots wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell thanked Patriots fans with an Instagram post Monday night. "New England, thank you! My heart hurts, but I smile when thinking about all the love, support and patience you have given me," the caption read. "To the...
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Ryan Hannable
August 06, 2018 - 5:40 pm
Malcolm Mitchell was officially released by the Patriots Monday, and it doesn't seem like he will be back. The receiver was released without an injury designation so if he goes through waivers unclaimed he will become a free agent. If he had the injury designation and cleared waivers he would have...
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Ryan Hannable
August 06, 2018 - 1:47 pm
The Malcolm Mitchell era in New England is over. According to multiple reports, the Patriots have released the third-year wide receiver. Mitchell missed all of last season with a knee injury, which came after having an extensive injury history in college. The week training camp opened Mitchell...
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