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Danny Amendola

Danny Amendola - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 188 lbs.
Birthday 11/02/1985
Birthplace The Woodlands, TX
College Texas Tech
Years played 4

Belichick won't talk Gronkowski in final presser

Posted Feb. 03, 2012 @ 11:06 a.m. ET
Patriots head coach Bill Belichick remained mainly quiet Friday about specific details of the team's preparation for the Giants.

Giants' Coughlin bringing bus into the station

Posted Feb. 03, 2012 @ 10:56 a.m. ET
The Giants will head into Super Bowl XLVI on Sunday confident and ready, said Tom Coughlin.

Patriots-Giants matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Feb. 03, 2012 @ 9:33 a.m. ET
The most difficult thing about stopping the Patriots has been containing the league's best tight-end duo, and the Giants will need to try on Sunday.

Kraft, Mara started season; now they'll finish it

Posted Feb. 03, 2012 @ 5:06 a.m. ET
Robert Kraft and John Mara have had success despite different management styles and different paths to the top.

Super Bowl XLVI handicapping column

Posted Feb. 03, 2012 @ 3:57 a.m. ET
In his Super Bowl XLVI handicapping column, PFW's Mike Wilkening, 8-2 ATS in the postseason, believes defense will be the difference in Giants-Patriots.

Ochocinco still an enigma

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 8:48 p.m. ET
Chad Ochocinco has been transformed from an attention-seeking Bengals receiver to a follower of the "Patriot Way." Hub Arkush wonders what Super Sunday has in store for No. 85.

Thursday's Super Bowl notebook

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 8:13 p.m. ET
A roundup of some of the big stories coming out of Indianapolis on Thursday in advance of Super Bowl XLVI.

Super Bowl players agree on LSU, Alabama pro prospects

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 8:09 p.m. ET
Players from the Giants and Patriots rave about the NFL futures of Morris Claiborne and Trent Richardson.

Gronkowski returns to Patriots practice

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 7:59 p.m. ET
Rob Gronkowski was back at practice on Thursday, which is good new for the Patriots.

Getting to know ... Patriots CB Sterling Moore

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 7:01 p.m. ET
Sterling Moore might have come from humble roots, but he has made the most of his opportunity with the Patriots.

Thursday injury report for Super Bowl XLVI

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 6:54 p.m. ET
Here is the injury report for the Giants and Patriots for Thursday as they prepare for Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis on Sunday.

Gronkowski returns to practice

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 6:17 p.m. ET
Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski returned to practice on Thursday on a limited basis. He is recovering from a high ankle sprain in his left ankle.

From throwing strikes to kicking them

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 4:53 p.m. ET
Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski started as a pitcher, and skills picked up doing that could help him make a huge difference Sunday night.

RB Faulk still contributing to Patriots after all these years

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 3:20 p.m. ET
Set to make his fifth Super Bowl appearance, RB Kevin Faulk's time with the Patriots predates head coach Bill Belichick and QB Tom Brady.

Coughlin: It's still us against the world

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 2:04 p.m. ET
Tom Coughlin addressed his team's underdog role, confident talk by his players and his time as the Jaguars' head coach in his Tuesday press conference.


Posted March 14, 2013
The New England Patriots have agreed to terms with Amendola on a deal that would reportedly pay him $31 million over five years, moving quickly after the loss of five-time Pro Bowl selection Wes Welker.||||||| Amendola, 27, is a 5-foot-11, 188-pound former rookie free agent from Texas Tech - the same school as Welker. After signing with the Rams in 2009, Amendola led the NFL with 66 kickoff returns, 1,618 kickoff return yards and 1,978 total return yards.
Posted Dec. 17, 2012
Amendola caught six passes for 58 yards and a touchdown on Sunday against the Vikings, his first game since Nov. 25.||||||| Amendola's touchdown was his third of the season and first since Sept. 30.
Posted Nov. 28, 2012
Amendola is active for the St. Louis Rams for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings after missing two games with a right heel injury.||||||| Amendola leads the Rams with 51 receptions with an 11.3-yard average and two touchdowns despite missing five games overall. He was probable after practicing throughout the week.
Posted Nov. 25, 2012
Amendola is active for Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals after being listed as doubtful on Friday.||||||| Amendola did not practice at all last week because of a foot injury.
Posted Nov. 21, 2012
Amendola didn't practice and was wearing a walking boot on his right foot on Wednesday.||||||| Amendola was injured making a cut on a pattern near the end of the first half last week against the Jets, grabbing his heel after going down.