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Antwan Barnes

Antwan Barnes - #95 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 251 lbs.
Birthday 10/19/1984
Birthplace Miami, FL
College Florida International
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 4th round, 35th pick by Ravens

Jets OL Ducasse benefiting from full offseason

Posted June 16, 2012 @ 2:09 p.m. ET
Jets OL Vladimir Ducasse has had to move to guard again this offseason, but he has impressed Rex Ryan with his development.

L.T. did it all except win it all

Posted June 15, 2012 @ 3:50 p.m. ET
LaDainian Tomlinson is a first-ballot Hall of Famer to-be and one of the finest players of his generation, but his story had its share of disappontment, too.

Jets' Ellis is positive despite looming jail time

Posted June 14, 2012 @ 6:51 p.m. ET
Kenrick Ellis is thrilled with everything he has accomplished this offseason on the field, but he begins a 45-day jail sentence on Friday.

Jets' Tebow, Sanchez bulk up

Posted June 13, 2012 @ 10:27 p.m. ET
Jets backup QB Tim Tebow has added strength, as has starter Mark Sanchez. 

Jets' Landry looks on schedule for training camp

Posted June 13, 2012 @ 8:35 p.m. ET
Jets S LaRon Landry, who's battled injuries the last two seasons, appears on track to be ready for training camp, he indicated Wednesday. 

Sanchez vs. Sanchez should be the Jets' QB 'controversy'

Posted June 13, 2012 @ 11:29 a.m. ET
Tim Tebow will receive plenty of headlines this offseason, but let's not kid ourselves. The biggest threat to Mark Sanchez's job is Mark Sanchez.

Jets' Holmes sits with tight hammy, Landry reports

Posted June 12, 2012 @ 7:09 p.m. ET
WR Santonio Holmes sat out the first day of Jets minicamp practice with a tight hamstring, an injury that occurred last week in OTAs.

Revis: Talks with Jets to come 'sooner or later'

Posted June 12, 2012 @ 5:02 p.m. ET
Darrelle Revis says there has been no movement on talks about re-doing his deal, and a sit-down with the Jets will have to come "sooner or later."

Better NFL defense: Ravens or Jets?

Posted June 11, 2012 @ 2 p.m. ET
In the new “In the Trenches” video series, Pro Football Weekly is searching for the best defense in the NFL.

Jets looking for a blocking tight end

Posted June 08, 2012 @ 12:31 p.m. ET
Jets offensive coordinator Tony Sparano has an effective pass-catching tight end in Dustin Keller, but there are some questions about the club's No. 2 tight end.

Jets WR White suffers fracture in foot

Posted June 02, 2012 @ 11:47 a.m. ET
Jets seventh-round pick WR Jordan White suffered a fracture of the fifth metatarsal in his left foot on May 21, the team announced.

Jets DT Ellis pleads guilty, faces jail time

Posted May 21, 2012 @ 2:53 p.m. ET
Jets DT Kenrick Ellis plead guilty on Monday to assault and battery charges from a 2010 fight in Virginia, and was sentenced to jail time starting this summer.

AFC East players in the crosshairs

Posted May 21, 2012 @ 11:01 a.m. ET
Here's a look at the players on each AFC East team who will be most heavily scrutinized, including Jets WR Santonio Holmes.

Tebow's lawyers threatening to sue T-shirt makers

Posted May 19, 2012 @ 1:27 p.m. ET
Lawyers representing Tim Tebow have sent a cease and desist letter to a T-shirt manufacturer they say is illegally using his name to sell products.

Jets promote Bauer to director of college scouting

Posted May 18, 2012 @ 9:10 p.m. ET
The Jets have promoted Jeff Bauer to director of college scouting, replacing Joey Clinkscales, who departed earlier in the month.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 05, 2012
Barnes was placed on IR with a hamstring injury.||||||| Barnes played in 11 of 12 games this season. He had three sacks among six total tackles, including two sacks in a loss to Baltimore on Nov. 25.
Posted Jan. 01, 2012
San Diego Chargers linebacker Antwan Barnes has been ejected against the Oakland Raiders following an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty. Barnes was leading the Chargers with 11 sacks this season.||||||| Officials whistled Barnes for the penalty following a 27-yard run by Louis Murphy in the first quarter Sunday. The 8-yard penalty gave Oakland the ball at San Diego's 7-yard line, leading to a Raiders touchdown. He took off his helmet and was yelling back at officials on the field following his ejection. It was not immediately clear exactly why Barnes was ejected.
Posted Oct. 22, 2010
Barnes was fined $5,000 by the NFL on Friday for unnecessarily striking St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford in the chest and neck.||||||| Barnes was whistled for roughing the passer on the play in Sunday's game, which came on third-and-goal from the Chargers' 13. The Rams scored a touchdown two plays later to take a 17-0 lead en route to a 20-17 victory that dropped San Diego to 2-4.
Posted Sept. 05, 2010
The Eagles acquired Barnes from Baltimore for an undisclosed pick in the 2011 draft on Saturday.||||||| Barnes has played in 38 games in three seasons and has five sacks, including three in his last five games in 2009. "We always had our eye on Barnes, ever since he came into the draft (in 2007)," GM Howie Roseman said. "He's got rare speed, and it's hard to find guys who can consistently get pressure on the quarterback. And it goes back to our philosophy here, that we're going to make sure our defense is able to get pressure on the quarterback."
Posted Aug. 16, 2007
Barnes hurt his ankle Wednesday and did not practice with the Ravens, according to the Baltimore Sun.||||||| The team does not think the injury is serious, so he should be back on the practice field soon.

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