Vince Wilfork

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Ryan Hannable
January 20, 2019 - 11:29 am
KANSAS CITY -- The Patriots hope one of their former greats can bring them a little luck Sunday night in the AFC championship. The team announced Sunday morning that Vince Wilfork will be its honorary captain for the game. Wilfork spent was with the Patriots from 2004-14 and won two Super Bowls...
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March 26, 2018 - 5:54 am
Welcome to Monday’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 . MONDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Denver at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. (NBATV) NBA: Boston at Phoenix, 10 p.m. (NBATV, NBCSB) NHL: Washington at NY Rangers, 7:...
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Ryan Hannable
February 01, 2018 - 6:40 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- Vince Wilfork knows a thing or two about winning Super Bowls, as he won two during his time with the Patriots. The defensive tackle signed a one-day contract earlier this year to retire as a member of the Patriots, and on Thursday, he spoke to the Patriots in advance of Super...
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Ryan Hannable
September 24, 2017 - 11:14 am
FOXBORO — At Gillette Stadium for a sponsored pregame tailgate before Patriots-Texans, former Patriots and Texans defensive tackle Vince Wilfork responded to Donald Trump’s comments from Friday where the president attacked players who protest during the national anthem. “You know what, it’s like —...
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Ryan Hannable
September 22, 2017 - 10:41 am
FOXBORO -- Sunday should be a fun day for Vince Wilfork. The former Patriots and Texans defensive tackle will be at Gillette Stadium for the game between his two former teams, and beforehand he plans on attending a sold-out private tailgate party courtesy of Kingsford Charcoal. “There’s nothing...
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Ryan Hannable
August 09, 2017 - 10:33 pm
FOXBORO — Vince Wilfork finished his 13-year NFL career with 370 tackles, 16 sacks and three interceptions, but the reality is he was much more than just a dominant defensive tackle, the best Bill Belichick has ever coached. Everyone knew the stories of Wilfork being a great teammate and having the...
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Ryan Hannable
August 09, 2017 - 2:46 pm
FOXBORO -- Although Vince Wilfork spent the last two years of his career with the Texans, the defensive tackle returned to New England to formally announce his retirement on Wednesday with a press conference at Gillette Stadium. Prior to Wilfork speaking, both Robert Kraft and Bill Belichick shared...
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Alex Reimer
August 09, 2017 - 1:53 pm
When Vince Wilfork was presented with a symbolic one-day contract during his Patriots retirement ceremony Wednesday, he jokingly asked if he would receive a check. Without skipping a beat, owner Robert Kraft said the team had already given it to Wilfork’s wife, Bianca. Wilfork will largely be...
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Ryan Hannable
August 09, 2017 - 1:44 pm
FOXBORO -- It's pretty clear by now Tom Brady is the greatest quarterback of all-time, but many point to how many Super Bowls he's won as the biggest reason why. Speaking at his retirement press conference Wednesday at Gillette Stadium, Vince Wilfork had a unique opinion as to why. “He’s the...
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Ryan Hannable
August 09, 2017 - 1:27 pm
FOXBORO -- On Wednesday, Vince Wilfork officially announced his retirement at a press conference at Gillette Stadium. Robert Kraft and Bill Belichick both spoke before Wilfork and shared some great memories of the defensive tackle from his 11 years in New England. Kraft went first and spoke of the...
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