Rob Ninkovich

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Lucy Burdge
June 07, 2018 - 3:23 pm
Rob Ninkovich sat in with Dale and Tomase on Dale & Keefe on Thursday and discussed Julian Edelman’s four game suspension, which was announced right before he joined the show. “I just found out driving in,” Ninkovich said. “It’s definitely unfortunate. It’s something I had to deal with.”...
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Ryan Hannable
April 18, 2018 - 9:22 pm
Rob Ninkovich knows a thing or two about playing for Bill Belichick and the Patriots, so appearing on Dale & Keefe Wednesday he was able to give good perspective on Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski missing the start of the Patriots offseason workout program. Ninkovich seemed to indicate it's not as...
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Ryan Hannable
February 05, 2018 - 3:07 pm
Former Patriots cornerback Brandon Browner criticized Bill Belichick for benching Malcolm Butler in Super Bowl LII, and appearing on Dale & Holley with Keefe on Monday, former Patriots outside linebacker Rob Ninkovich had some questions as well. Ninkovich also said even if it were for...
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Ryan Hannable
December 30, 2017 - 6:00 am
Even though Jimmy Garoppolo was traded two months ago, the Patriots' decision to move him is still a topic of debate in New England. Garoppolo is a free agent after the season and Brady is still playing at a high level even at 40 years old. It appeared the Patriots didn't have much of a choice but...
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Greg Levinsky
November 10, 2017 - 11:58 am
Rob Ninkovich isn't coming back. Despite a slew of injuries for the New England Patriots, Ninkovich has not changed his mind. As a matter of fact, the rampant increase in injuries may be the top reason he is not considering a return. "I've seen a ton of IR injuries this year, I don't know what's...
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Ryan Hannable
October 29, 2017 - 6:00 am
1. Over the last several weeks there has been quite a bit of discussion regarding outside linebacker/defensive end Rob Ninkovich coming out of retirement and returning to the Patriots. Appearing on WAAF’s Hill-Man Morning Show this week , Ninkovich discussed his thought process on why he’s stayed...
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Ryan Hannable
September 17, 2017 - 6:00 am
1. It didn’t seem like huge losses at the time when Chris Long signed with the Eagles as a free agent and Rob Ninkovich retired, but it was clear in Week 1 how much the Patriots miss them. On the field they were two players who simply knew what to do on every play. They knew where to line up and...
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Ryan Hannable
September 08, 2017 - 10:59 am
Could Rob Ninkovich come out of retirement to help the Patriots defense? The defensive end, who announced his retirement a few days into training camp, isn't completely ruling it out. The day after saying he hasn't shut the door on returning , Ninkovich said he's been working out and appears to...
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Ryan Hannable
September 07, 2017 - 6:00 am
It's been well over a month since Rob Ninkovich announced his retirement at a press conference at Gillette Stadium. The defensive end/outside linebacker was around the team in the first few days after his announcement, but hasn't been around much since. Wednesday night, Ninkovich appeared on CSNNE'...
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Ryan Hannable
August 17, 2017 - 10:30 pm
It’s been almost three weeks since Rob Ninkovich announced his retirement and the Patriots still haven’t had anyone step up and make a case to be his replacement at defensive end/outside linebacker. Some thought Kony Ealy would be that guy after being traded from the Panthers, but his tenure with...
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