Rex Burkhead

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Ryan Hannable
June 06, 2018 - 3:41 pm
FOXBORO -- For the second time in his career, Rex Burkhead was a free agent this past offseason and for the second time he signed with the Patriots. Following the 2016 season, the running back was a free agent and signed a one-year deal with the Patriots and then this offseason he was a free agent...
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Ryan Hannable
March 14, 2018 - 4:16 pm
After losing running back Dion Lewis to the Titans, the Patriots are retaining their other free agent back. According to the Boston Globe's Jim McBride , Rex Burkhead has agreed to a multi-year deal to stay in New England. The former member of the Bengals signed a one-year deal with the Patriots...
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Ryan Hannable
March 11, 2018 - 10:43 pm
Bill Belichick and Co. surprised everyone last year when the Patriots were one of the most active teams at the start of free agency, first by signing Stephon Gilmore and then a few days later trading for Brandin Cooks. Well, hopefully everyone enjoyed it because it’s not happening this year. Unlike...
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Ryan Hannable
February 14, 2018 - 10:42 pm
Over the next few weeks, the Patriots will have a number of roster decisions to make, including whether or not to offer contracts to their own unrestricted free agents. The Patriots have 14 players who are set to become unrestricted free agents, with some being better than others. According to ESPN...
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Ryan Hannable
January 26, 2018 - 3:53 pm
FOXBORO -- After missing the final two games of the regular season and the AFC divisional round, Rex Burkhead returned for the AFC title game, but only played three offensive snaps. Speaking Friday in the Patriots locker room, Burkhead said he's feeling fine. “I’m feeling good. I am feeling good,"...
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Ryan Hannable
January 21, 2018 - 1:41 pm
FOXBORO -- The following Patriots players are inactive for Sunday's AFC championship against the Jaguars: running back Mike Gillislee, wide receiver Bernard Reedy, wide receiver Kenny Britt, defensive tackle Alan Branch, offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle, tight end Jacob Hollister and linebacker...
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Ryan Hannable
January 20, 2018 - 9:51 am
Three days after Tom Brady's right-hand injury occurred, it appears we know who did it. According to NFL Media's Mike Garafolo on Good Morning Football, it was running back Rex Burkhead. "It was Rex Burkhead. He'll be safe, though," Garafolo said. "Rex Burkhead was the running back. They were...
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Ryan Hannable
January 15, 2018 - 7:47 am
The Patriots could be getting even stronger offensively for the AFC championship. According to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport , running back Rex Burkhead, who has missed the last three games with a knee injury, is expected to play Sunday against the Jaguars. Burkhead began practicing during the Patriots...
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Ryan Hannable
January 13, 2018 - 9:37 am
It appears the Patriots will once again be short-handed in the backfield on Saturday night. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , running backs Mike Gillislee and Rex Burkhead are not expected to play against the Titans. Burkhead has practiced the last two weeks, but hasn't played in a game since...
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Ryan Hannable
January 10, 2018 - 5:42 pm
FOXBORO -- The Patriots appear to be getting two of their better players back Saturday against the Titans. Alan Branch, who missed the last three games of the season, and Rex Burkhead, who missed the final two games, both spoke in the Patriots locker room Wednesday, which is a good indication they...
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