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Brandon Deaderick

Brandon Deaderick - #71 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 305 lbs.
Birthday 08/19/1987
Birthplace Elizabethtown, KY
College Alabama
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 7th round, 40th pick by Patriots


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Patriots getting improved play from Deaderick

Posted Dec. 21, 2012 @ 12:14 p.m. ET
Patriots third-year DL Brandon Deaderick has seen more playing time, taking snaps from DT Kyle Love, adding to an already strong D-line.

With Ellis falling short, Deaderick steps up

Posted Nov. 16, 2011 @ 7:22 p.m. ET
Brandon Deaderick's impact on the D-line may also be an indictment of the little contribution the Patriots have gotten from Shaun Ellis.

Patriots activate Faulk, Deaderick; place Dowling on I.R.

Posted Oct. 29, 2011 @ 4:15 p.m. ET
The Patriots activated RB Kevin Faulk and DE Brandon Deaderick from the physically-unable-to-perform list to the 53-man roster and placed rookie CB Ras-I Dowling on injured reserve.

Patriots positional analysis: Defensive linemen

Posted Feb. 28, 2011 @ 11:51 a.m. ET
This is the sixth in a series of position-by-position looks at the Patriots' personnel entering the 2011 offseason. Today, we analyze New England's defensive line situation.

Patriots' 60-second rant: Depleted D-line gets big test Sunday

Posted Jan. 11, 2011 @ 8:44 p.m. ET
If the Jets expose the Patriots' defensive line on Sunday the way other teams have this season, it could spell the end of New England's run.

Patriots release DL Ellison

Posted Jan. 08, 2011 @ 6:44 p.m. ET
The Patriots released DL Atiyyah Ellison on Saturday after signing him on Jan. 4.

Patriots sign DL Ellison

Posted Jan. 04, 2011 @ 8:15 p.m. ET
The Patriots signed former third-round DL Atiyyah Ellison to their 53-man roster late Tuesday.

Hernandez, Connolly among Pats out Sunday

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 11:04 a.m. ET
The Patriots ruled six players, including four starters, out for their Week 16 game against the Bills.

Patriots-Colts matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Nov. 19, 2010 @ 1:56 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week 11 game between the Patriots and Colts: Patriots defensive line vs. Colts offensive line.

Patriots' rookie report: Week Eight

Posted Nov. 02, 2010 @ 7:15 p.m. ET
Here's a look at how the Patriots; first-year players are faring through seven games.

Belichick's D-line shake-up working

Posted Oct. 29, 2010 @ 10:37 a.m. ET
Bill Belichick moved NT Vince Wilfork to end in Week Four and has confidence in Mike Wright at the nose while constantly rotating other players along the Pats' D-line.

Five questions with Patriots DL Mike Wright

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 4:39 p.m. ET
For this week's "Five questions" segment, PFW spoke with Patriots DL Mike Wright. The sixth-year veteran discussed the versatility of his unit and the potential of DE Brandon Deaderick.

Rookie DE Deaderick gets into the mix for Pats

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 4:10 p.m. ET
Seventh-round pick Brandon Deaderick found himself starting against the Ravens in Week Six and brings a tough, physical presence to the Pats' defense.

Patriots sign seventh-round pick Deaderick

Posted July 12, 2010 @ 10:34 a.m. ET
The Patriots announced Monday that they have signed seventh-round draft choice Brandon Deaderick, a defensive end from Alabama.