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New England Patriots

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: Patriots still have work to do

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 1:04 p.m. ET
Bill Belichick addressed Spygate, how explosive his offense will have to be to win on Sunday, and Rob Gronkowski in his Thursday morning press conference.

Brady 'best' at executing QB sneak

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 12:55 p.m. ET
The quarterback sneak is not as simple as you'd think, and the Patriots' Tom Brady is one of the best in the business at executing it.

Giant express set to derail

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 11:15 a.m. ET
The world loves the Giants to beat the Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI, but Tom Danyluk says it will be the Payback Bowl.

Report: Gronkowski expected to play

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 10:26 a.m. ET
Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski, who's battling a high-ankle sprain, is expected to play in Super Bowl XLVI save for a "setback," ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Thursday morning.

Giants' Pierre-Paul just scratching surface

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 9:47 a.m. ET
Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul might not realize just how good he is, but everyone else is finding out.

Patriots-Giants matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 9:18 a.m. ET
The Giants' corners will need to be physical against the Patriots' receivers like they were in Week Nine to throw off the Pats' passing game.

Mankins glad he's still a Patriot

Posted Feb. 02, 2012 @ 1:38 a.m. ET
After a bitter contract holdout in 2010, OG Logan Mankins is once again a key element of the Patriots' offense, along with two other O-linemen who nearly weren't on the roster, either.

Gronkowski misses Wednesday's practice

Posted Feb. 01, 2012 @ 8:02 p.m. ET
TE Rob Gronkowski was the only player to completely miss the Patriots' practice on Wednesday afternoon, according to the official pool report.

Wednesday's Super Bowl notebook

Posted Feb. 01, 2012 @ 7:06 p.m. ET
Here is a recap of noteworthy stories emanating from Indianapolis on Wednesday of Super Bowl week.

Wednesday injury report for Super Bowl XLVI

Posted Feb. 01, 2012 @ 6:56 p.m. ET
Here is the injury report for the Giants and Patriots for Wednesday as they prepare for Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis on Sunday.

Once dismissed, Patriots' defenders making statement

Posted Feb. 01, 2012 @ 6:40 p.m. ET
A sizable number of important Patriots defenders were released by other teams before finding success in New England.

Gronkowski misses Wednesday's practice

Posted Feb. 01, 2012 @ 6:22 p.m. ET
OT Matt Light has returned to practice for the Patriots, but TE Rob Gronkowski remains out with a high left ankle sprain.

Coordinators hold power to script opening plays

Posted Feb. 01, 2012 @ 3:06 p.m. ET
Kevin Gilbride and Bill O'Brien will map out in advance how their teams' opening plays should go, but it doesn't always go according to plan.

Jack-of-all-trades Edelman invaluable to Patriots

Posted Feb. 01, 2012 @ 2:45 p.m. ET
Patriots WR Julian Edelman has done a little bit of everything to help the Patriots on their way to Super Bowl XLVI.

Belichick: Gronkowski day-to-day

Posted Feb. 01, 2012 @ 2:43 p.m. ET
Bill Belichick addressed Rob Gronkowski, the roster overhaul in New England and the Pro Bowl, among other things, in his Wednesday 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.