Michael Bennett

Veteran NFL defensive end Michael Bennett
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Alex Reimer
March 11, 2019 - 12:10 pm
The Patriots’ reported acquisition of Michael Bennett is another Bill Belichick masterstroke. One of the best pass-rushers in football was available for a measly fifth-round pick, and best of all, he provides insurance in case Trey Flowers departs for greener financial pastures this week. But...
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Ryan Hannable
March 10, 2019 - 6:47 am
1. This is perhaps the biggest week of the NFL offseason with free agency getting underway. While some teams make big splashes early on in the process, this typically doesn’t happen with the Patriots for a few reasons. No. 1, they typically aren’t in the business of giving out big deals at this...
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Former Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett
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Ryan Hannable
March 08, 2019 - 4:32 pm
Could there be another set of brothers on the Patriots? According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , following Michael Bennett reportedly being dealt to the Patriots from the Eagles, Martellus is interested in coming out of retirement to join his brother in New England. They could potentially join the...
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Veteran NFL defensive end Michael Bennett
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Ryan Hannable
March 08, 2019 - 4:12 pm
It appears Bill Belichick has a thing for brothers. According to multiple reports , the Patriots and Eagles are finalizing a deal that would send defensive end Michael Bennett and a 2020 seventh-rounder to the Patriots in exchange for a 2020 fifth-round pick. Michael is of course the brother of...
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Defensive end Michael Bennett
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Scott McLaughlin
March 08, 2019 - 3:33 pm
We don't know if the Patriots will be able to keep Trey Flowers, but they're already making a move to beef up their pass rush. According to multiple reports , New England is finalizing a trade with the Eagles to acquire defensive end Michael Bennett. Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports...
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Lucy Burdge
January 14, 2019 - 10:17 pm
Welcome to Tuesday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . TUESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Minnesota at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. (NBATV) NBA: Chicago at LA Lakers, 10:30 p.m. (NBATV) NHL: Los Angeles at Minnesota...
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Alex Reimer
March 29, 2018 - 3:43 pm
The elderly woman who says Eagles defensive lineman Michael Bennett shoved her at the Super Bowl last year is speaking for the first time. Last week, a Houston grand jury indicted Bennett on a felony charge of injury to the elderly in relation to an alleged incident at NRG Stadium following Super...
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Ryan Hannable
March 23, 2018 - 2:49 pm
According to King5.com , a Harris County grand jury has indicted defensive end Michael Bennett, the brother of Martellus Bennett, for a felony charge of injury of the elderly for injuring a 66-year-old paraplegic, who was working at NRG Stadium for Super Bowl LI between the Patriots and Falcons...
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Ryan Hannable
March 08, 2018 - 7:32 pm
It was an eventful day for the Bennett brothers on Wednesday. Michael was traded from the Seahawks to the Eagles, while Martellus was released by the Patriots. If the two brothers had their way, they would have ended up teammates next year in New England. According to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport, the...
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Alex Reimer
March 07, 2018 - 4:42 pm
NFL teams enjoy access to some of the most sophisticated information available. Yet, many of them still appear to build their rosters based on archaic and nonsensical football stereotypes. Even organizations believed to be run with a progressive tilt, such as the Seahawks, seem to fall into this...
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