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Jonathan Wilhite

Jonathan Wilhite - #27 - CB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 185 lbs.
Birthday 02/23/1984
Birthplace Monroe, LA
College Auburn
Years played 5
Drafted 2008, 4th round, 30th pick by Patriots

Adibi, McCown among Bears' cuts

Posted Aug. 31, 2012 @ 7:07 p.m. ET
The Bears got down to the 53-man roster limit by cutting several players, including QB Josh McCown and LB Xavier Adibi.

Bears deepen pool of competitors at cornerback

Posted April 06, 2012 @ 2:32 p.m. ET
Thursday’s cornerback signings only increased speculation that the Bears are looking to land a defensive end with 19th overall pick in the draft.

CB Wilhite agrees with Bears on one-year deal

Posted April 05, 2012 @ 7:22 p.m. ET
The Bears double-dipped into the CB market Thursday, agreeing to terms with Jonathan Wilhite after adding Kelvin Hayden to the fold earlier.

Bailey's fill-ins doing a solid job

Posted Oct. 01, 2011 @ 8:48 p.m. ET
Cassius Vaughn and Jonathan Wilhite have seen major playing time because of a hamstring injury to Champ Bailey and are impressing Broncos coaches.

Patriots cut 11, sign two

Posted Aug. 29, 2011 @ 5:41 p.m. ET
The Patriots were busy on Monday, releasing 11 players and signing two free agents.

Patriots put Wilhite on I.R., sign DT Leonard

Posted Dec. 15, 2010 @ 11:27 a.m. ET
The Patriots have placed CB Jonathan Wilhite on injured reserve and signed free agent DT Louis Leonard to the active roster.

Wright among Patriots' inactives

Posted Dec. 06, 2010 @ 7:29 p.m. ET
The Patriots' leader in sacks, DL Mike Wright, will miss his second consecutive game with a concussion.

Patriots downgrade five to out for Thursday

Posted Nov. 24, 2010 @ 8:37 p.m. ET
The Patriots downgraded the status of OG Stephen Neal, CB Jonathan Wilhite, DT Myron Pryor, DT Mike Wright and OT Mark LeVoir to out for Thursday's game against the Lions.

Vikings-Patriots matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Oct. 29, 2010 @ 9:59 a.m. ET
Here's a look at a key matchup heading into Sunday's Vikings-Patriots game in Foxborough.

Patriots' CB picture comes into focus

Posted May 22, 2010 @ 2:16 p.m. ET
The release of CB Shawn Springs has made the Patriots' depth chart at the position a little more clear.


Posted Dec. 15, 2010
Wilhite has been placed on injured reserve with a hip injury.||||||| The news isn't likely to sour the mood at patriots camp. New England has the best record in the NFL as it seeks a fourth Super Bowl title.
Posted Sept. 29, 2009
Police in Massachusetts are investigating a weekend incident at the home of Wilhite that resulted in him suffering a minor injury.||||||| North Attleboro police said Tuesday that officers responded to a call from Wilhite on Sunday morning concerning suspicious activity. Wilhite told police that two people were in the parking lot outside his residence when he arrived home, and one approached him and yelled at him. Wilhite said he ran to a convenience store where he asked the clerk to call police. Wilhite told police he pulled his groin while running.
Posted July 17, 2008
The Patriots have signed fourth-round draft pickWilhite. They did not release the terms of the deal reached Thursday.||||||| New England drafted the 24-year-old player as a potential replacement for departing defensive back Asante Samuel or Randall Gay.