• Patriots release Michael Jenkins

    Summary of 6 articles · Updated Aug 16, 2013
    The New England Patriots have released veteran wide receiver Michael Jenkins, the team announced Thursday. Jenkins signed with the Patriots in March after playing each of the past two seasons for the Minnesota Vikings. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the team has released veteran wide receiver Michael Jenkins on Thursday. Jenkins showed a variety of moves in college and has done the same in training camp. Jenkins joins the now-retired Donald Jones and Lavelle Hawkins as veteran receivers let go by the Patriots well ahead of the cutdown date to 53 players. Green, 27, who had re-signed with the team July 25, had been inserted at right guard for a time as the Patriots worked through some interior line injuries. Draft picks Aaron Dobson and Josh Boyce have flashed during camp, and undrafted free agent Kenbrell Thompkins has been perhaps the most impressive of the bunch, displaying precise route running and an understanding of the offensive concepts in New England.
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      Dobson, Amendola, and BoycePhoto from Toucher and RIch By Aaron Laskowitz It sounds like the youth movement is taking over the Patriots as one of the few veteran receivers was released from the team on Thursday. Michael Jenkins, a 31-year-old receiver, …
    • Patriots release WR Michael Jenkins, place OL Tyronne Green on injured reserve

      The Patriots announced they have released veteran wide receiver Michael Jenkins and placed offensive lineman Tryonne Green on injured reserve.
      Source: boston.com
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      Source: ESPN.com

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