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Antoine Winfield

Antoine Winfield - #26 - CB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 5' 9"/ 180 lbs.
Birthday 06/24/1977
Birthplace Akron, OH
College Ohio State
Years played 15
Drafted 1999, 1st round, 23rd pick by Bills

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 April 12, 2013
A person with knowledge of the deal says Winfield is set to join the Seattle Seahawks on a one-year deal.||||||| Winfield joins one of the most talented defensive backfields in the NFL, likely as an extra cornerback to play in the slot. He is joining a secondary that features two All-Pro's in cornerback Richard Sherman and safety Earl Thomas.
Posted March 12, 2013
The Vikings released Winfield on Tuesday.||||||| The decision to let Winfield go was startling, given how well he played at age 35 last year.
Posted Jan. 04, 2013
The Minnesota Vikings have listed Winfield as questionable for their playoff game on Saturday against Green Bay.||||||| Winfield did not practice on Wednesday or Thursday and did so on a limited basis on Friday because of a broken right hand. He had to come out of the game on Sunday when it swelled up on him, but Winfield said he will definitely play in the rematch.
Posted Jan. 03, 2013
Winfield did not practice Thursday and plans to wear a bigger cast on his broken right hand in the playoff game against Green Bay this weekend.||||||| Winfield wore a pad on his hand in the game on Sunday, but could not finish because it swelled up and was causing him too much pain. He sat out all three practices this week, but did some individual work on Thursday to test how the hand responded with a bigger soft cast.
Posted Dec. 14, 2012
Winfield is active for Sunday's game against St. Louis after being questionable with a knee injury.||||||| The 35-year-old Winfield was limited in practice Friday. Coach Leslie Frazier had expected Winfield to be in the lineup but that he'd consider limiting the cornerback's playing time.