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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

Patriots-Jets prediction

Posted Nov. 13, 2011 @ 4 p.m. ET
PFW associate editor and Patriots writer Kevin Fishbain believes the Jets will come out with a close victory on Sunday night over New England.

Patriots-Jets matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Nov. 12, 2011 @ 6:09 p.m. ET
Opponents have been able to pressure Tom Brady, which has slowed down the passing game. The Jets will try to do the same.

They Said It: week of Nov. 6

Posted Nov. 11, 2011 @ 5:50 p.m. ET
Jets head coach Rex Ryan on what he bought QB Mark Sanchez for his birthday, quoted from his weekly press conference: "I think my wife got him a scarf, you know that scarf look. I don't know. I never ...

ORG Moore: Jets getting back to 'our identity'

Posted Nov. 11, 2011 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
Jets ORG Brandon Moore talks about the Jets' winning streak in which they returned to focusing on running the football.

Patriots-Jets matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Nov. 11, 2011 @ 2:35 p.m. ET
You can't talk about this game without talking about the best corner in the game against a receiver on pace for record numbers this season.

Patriots-Jets matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Nov. 10, 2011 @ 4:18 p.m. ET
Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski has been very productive of late, but the Jets have had success keeping him from making big catches.

Patriots-Jets matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Nov. 09, 2011 @ 1:37 p.m. ET
The Jets have found success returning to the "ground and pound" attack and will want to run the ball often against New England.

Moore, Harris, Royal named AFC Players of the Week

Posted Nov. 09, 2011 @ 1:16 p.m. ET
Dolphins QB Matt Moore, Jets LB David Harris and Broncos PR-WR Eddie Royal were named AFC Players of the Week for Week Nine.

Patriots-Jets matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Nov. 08, 2011 @ 7:53 p.m. ET
In a battle for the top of the AFC East, the Patriots and Jets each boast some of the league's best special-teams units and coaches, and a big special-teams play could be the difference.

The First Fifteen: Week 10

Posted Nov. 08, 2011 @ 1:14 p.m. ET
We take an early look at a huge AFC North tussle, another big one in the NFC South and all the rest of the best action in Week 10.

Niners legit Super Bowl contenders

Posted Nov. 07, 2011 @ 10 p.m. ET
Stocked with homegrown talent, the surprising 49ers may be headed for an NFC title-game showdown with the Packers, writes Hub Arkush.

Patriots, Jets enter Week 10 tilt going in different directions

Posted Nov. 07, 2011 @ 8:27 p.m. ET
The Jets have won three in a row and the Patriots have lost back-to-back games, making Sunday night's matchup a crucial one for both squads.

Shorts and Shells: Week Nine

Posted Nov. 07, 2011 @ 3:37 a.m. ET
The Giants and Jets earned huge victories; the Browns, Dolphins and Patriots have to deal with controversy; defense rules again; and plenty more.

Jets win AFC East showdown over Bills

Posted Nov. 06, 2011 @ 4:38 p.m. ET
The Jets' sturdy defense forced three turnovers and LaDainian Tomlinson had a TD run to help New York to a 27-11 win over the Bills on Sunday.

Jets struggling to stop outside run plays

Posted Nov. 03, 2011 @ 1:18 p.m. ET
The Jets' run defense has been stout up the middle, but it is struggling to stop plays to the outside.

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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