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Anthony Gonzalez

Anthony Gonzalez - #16 - WR

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 193 lbs.
Birthday 09/18/1984
Birthplace Cleveland, OH
College Ohio State
Years played 6
Drafted 2007, 1st round, 32nd pick by Colts

2011 free-agent tracker, by position

Posted Sept. 07, 2011 @ 9:31 p.m. ET
Follow the movement of the 2011 free agents in this list, broken down by position.


Posted May 29, 2012
The New England Patriots have released Gonzalez less than three months after signing him.||||||| Gonzalez was signed by the Patriots as an unrestricted free agent from Indianapolis in March. A first-round draft pick from Ohio State, he had 99 receptions for 1,307 yards and seven touchdowns in five seasons for the Colts despite a rash of injuries. He has been active for only 11 games since the 2008 season.
Posted Sept. 11, 2011
Gonzalez is inactive for Sunday's season opener.||||||| Gonzalez is dealing with a hamstring injury.
Posted Nov. 06, 2010
Gonzalez's season is over after he was placed on injured reserve for a second straight season with a knee injury.||||||| The team's official announcement makes a specific point of saying that Gonzalez suffered the injury "when being tackled out of bounds," making clear that the Colts think the hit delivered by Texans safety Bernard Pollard on Monday night should have drawn a penalty flag and a fine.
Posted Dec. 24, 2009
The Colts have put Gonzalez on injured reserve, ending his season.||||||| Gonzalez sprained ligaments in his right knee in the season opener and later had arthroscopic surgery on the knee, delaying his return. On Monday, team president Bill Polian said on his radio show that Indianapolis hoped to have Gonzalez practice this week so he could play in the final two games of the season in preparation for the playoffs. Gonzalez practiced Monday but sat out Wednesday, prompting Thursday's announcement.
Posted Oct. 22, 2009
Gonzalez is inactive Sunday against Denver.||||||| Gonzalez caught 57 passes for 664 yards last season, and he was primed to take over the No. 2 receiving spot after Marvin Harrison was released in the offseason.