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Will Svitek

Will Svitek - T

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 6"/ 308 lbs.
Birthday 01/08/1982
Birthplace Prague, Cz
College Stanford
Years played 7
Drafted 2005, 6th round, 13th pick by Chiefs

Patriots-Broncos matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 7:35 p.m. ET
The Patriots are the next ones to try to end Tebow magic, and it will be interesting to see what Bill Belichick has up his sleeve.

The First Fifteen: Week 15

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 3:20 p.m. ET
Here are the top 15 story lines for Week 15 — including Tim Tebow vs. Tom Brady — which couldn't possibly be as crazy as Week 14, could it?

Playoff scenarios for Week 15

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 12:13 p.m. ET
The Patriots, Ravens and Steelers are among the teams looking to clinch playoff spots this weekend.

Patriots rookie report: Week 14

Posted Dec. 13, 2011 @ 10:56 a.m. ET
First-round OT Nate Solder was the only rookie to see significant time in the Patriots' Week 14 win.

Pressure mounting on Brady, offense to carry Patriots

Posted Dec. 12, 2011 @ 5:54 p.m. ET
Sunday was yet another example of why the offense will need to carry the load if the Patriots want to return to the Super Bowl.

Patriots stock report: Week 14

Posted Dec. 12, 2011 @ 1:06 p.m. ET
The Patriots' red-zone defense did a good job keeping Washington out of the endzone, but New England's offense had trouble punching it in as well.

Patriots players of the week: Week 14

Posted Dec. 11, 2011 @ 11:02 p.m. ET
Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski dominated again, setting a record for tight ends in the Pats' win over the Redskins.

Patriots top Redskins in record-setting game by Gronkowski

Posted Dec. 11, 2011 @ 5:05 p.m. ET
Rob Gronkowski set an NFL single-season record for most touchdown catches by a tight end Sunday as the Patriots won their fifth straight, beating the Redskins 34-27.

Patriots TE Gronkowski sets TD record

Posted Dec. 11, 2011 @ 1:44 p.m. ET
With an 11-yard touchdown catch in the first quarter, Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski set an NFL record for receiving touchdowns in a season by a tight end with his 14th TD catch.

Patriots-Redskins prediction

Posted Dec. 11, 2011 @ 3:19 a.m. ET
PFW associate editor and Patriots writer Kevin Fishbain doesn't see the Pats having too many problems with the Redskins on Sunday.

Patriots downgrade Chung, Spikes to out

Posted Dec. 10, 2011 @ 8:26 p.m. ET
The Patriots downgraded C Dan Connolly, S Patrick Chung, ILB Brandon Spikes and RB Shane Vereen to out for Sunday's game against the Redskins.

Patriots-Redskins matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Dec. 10, 2011 @ 3:04 p.m. ET
Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall will be trying to make a big play by turning over Patriots QB Tom Brady on Sunday.

Kolb, Haynesworth most disappointing vet additions

Posted Dec. 10, 2011 @ 2:06 p.m. ET
Cardinals QB Kevin Kolb heads up PFW's list of the players who changed teams this past offseason who have been the biggest disappointments.

Patriots re-sign Moore, place Cunningham on I.R.

Posted Dec. 10, 2011 @ 12:52 p.m. ET
The Patriots have brought back DE Eric Moore and placed second-year DE-OLB Jermaine Cunningham on injured reserve.

Patriots fantasy report: Week 14

Posted Dec. 09, 2011 @ 11:38 a.m. ET
Is BenJarvus Green-Ellis worth starting this week? Here are some of the Patriots' fantasy football options this week.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 18, 2013
The Patriots have signed Svitek.||||||| Svitek is a seven-year veteran who spent three seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs and the past four with the Atlanta Falcons. He was on injured reserve all last year with an arm injury. Svitek has played in 61 games with 16 starts since being drafted by the Chiefs in the sixth round in 2005 out of Stanford. Kansas City released him at the end of training camp in 2008. He was out of the NFL that year, then signed with Atlanta on Feb. 12, 2009.
Posted Aug. 20, 2012
The Atlanta Falcons have lost offensive tackle Will Svitek to a season-ending right arm injury. Coach Mike Smith said Monday that Svitek suffered an upper right arm injury in Sunday's practice. Smith provided no other details about the injury.||||||| Svitek played behind starting left tackle Sam Baker and starting right tackle Tyson Clabo in the Falcons' two preseason games. The 30-year-old Svitek started 10 games at left tackle in 2011. He was entering his fourth season with the Falcons after three seasons with Kansas City.
Posted Dec. 16, 2007
Svitek replaced Chris Terry as the starting right tackle for Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans.||||||| Svitek will make his second NFL start and his first at right tackle. He could see a lot more action in the final three weeks of the season because the Chiefs terminated Terry's contract on Sunday.
Posted Aug. 07, 2007
Coach Herm Edwards said Svitek, a former sixth-round draft choice and converted defensive lineman, will take over as the starter at left tackle for the injured Damion McIntosh.||||||| Svitek will start despite having only played in just three games during his NFL career.
Posted Oct. 29, 2006
The Chiefs placed Svitek on injured reserve with a knee injury. Svitek was a sixth-round selection by Kansas City in the 2005 NFL draft and has played three games over two seasons.|||||||

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