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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' Harris signs franchise tender

Posted Feb. 23, 2011 @ 11:40 p.m. ET
Jets ILB David Harris, who received the club's first franchise tag since 2006, reportedly signed his tender on Wednesday, guaranteeing him around $10 million for 2011.

Jets to furlough employees if there's a lockout

Posted Feb. 21, 2011 @ 8:14 p.m. ET
When the Collective Bargaining Agreement expires on March 3, not only are the owners almost certain to lock out the players, but there will be repercussions for non-players, as well.

Jets, Cromartie not separated yet

Posted Feb. 21, 2011 @ 11:39 a.m. ET
He may not be their top priority, but the Jets aren't done with CB Antonio Cromartie yet.

Report: Jets willing to part ways with Cromartie

Posted Feb. 16, 2011 @ 8:47 p.m. ET
The Jets are reportedly planning to let CB Antonio Cromartie walk and focus on re-signing free-agent WRs Santonio Holmes and Braylon Edwards.

Jets place franchise tag on ILB Harris

Posted Feb. 15, 2011 @ 9:50 a.m. ET
The Jets have given their franchise tag to ILB David Harris, the team's leading tackler in 2010.

Jets hire Hughan to replace Alosi

Posted Feb. 14, 2011 @ 6:29 p.m. ET
The Jets replaced Sal Alosi on Monday, hiring Bill Hughan as the team's new strength and conditioning coach. Bryan Dermody will be retained as the assistant strength coach.

AFC East 2010 season-in-review team reports

Posted Feb. 12, 2011 @ 9 a.m. ET
Tom Brady had an MVP season in 2010, throwing 36 TD passes and only four interceptions and going 335 passes without a pick. We review the AFC East teams.

Top 10 stories of 2010 season

Posted Feb. 10, 2011 @ 8 a.m. ET
As players, owners and fans enter an offseason filled with uncertainty, Pro Football Weekly takes a look back at the 10 stories that shaped the 2010 season, both on the field and off.

Jets add PK Novak

Posted Feb. 09, 2011 @ 3:55 p.m. ET
Nick Novak, who was the 2010 UFL special teams player of the year, has been signed by the Jets.

Martin says Hall of Fame inductees deserved it more

Posted Feb. 06, 2011 @ 2:46 a.m. ET
Former Jets and Patriots RB Curtis Martin said he didn't feel there was anyone among the Hall of Fame's Class of 2011 whom he should have bested in the voting.

Ryan, Tannenbaum face major offseason questions

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 7:49 p.m. ET
The Jets' chance to take control of the AFC East may have come and gone, unless their coach and GM can pull of some big offseason moves.

Jets coach Alosi resigns

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 10:19 a.m. ET
Sal Alosi, the strength and conditioning coach for the Jets who made headlines in Week 14 for tripping Dolphins CB Nolan Carroll, resigned on Monday, according to Jets GM Mike Tannenbaum.

Tomlinson expected to return to Jets

Posted Jan. 30, 2011 @ 6:12 p.m. ET
Although Shonn Greene is expected to become the Jets' starting running back next season, LaDainian Tomlinson figures to play a key role again, too, according to AFC Whispers.

Jets look to go young on defensive line

Posted Jan. 29, 2011 @ 5:30 p.m. ET
The Jets appeared worn down at the end of the season, a problem that management will look to fix with an injection of youth on the defensive line.

Cromartie and Hasselbeck engage in Twitter war

Posted Jan. 27, 2011 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
After Seahawks QB Matt Hasselbeck made a comment about Jets CB Antonio Cromartie on Twitter, Cromartie responded with a threat.

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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