Danny Amendola RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pats WR Danny Amendola won't travel to Denver, out vs. Broncos

    ESPN "New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola will not play against the Denver Broncos on Sunday night because of a knee injury, according to multiple reports. Amendola. who suffered the injury in the third quarter of New England's victory Monday over the Buffalo Bills, did not travel with..." November 28

  • Patriots' Danny Amendola questionable vs. Broncos; Jamie Collins doubtful

    The Score "New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola is questionable to play Sunday against the Denver Broncos due to a sprained knee. Amendola was able to practice Friday in a limited fashion, as was linebacker Jamie Collins who returned after missing three weeks of practice." November 28

  • Amendola has knee sprain, not expected to miss extended time

    CSN New England "It's okay news, and not-so-okay news, on the Patriots' two wide receivers who were injured Monday night against the Bills. Danny Amendola has a knee sprain that will limit him throughout the week. His availability for the game Sunday in Denver will be determined by how he responds to treatment..." November 25

  • Brady on Amendola: 'He always comes up big when we need him'

    CSN New England "When the Patriots were in have-to-have-it situations during their game-winning drive against the Giants, it was Danny Amendola that Tom Brady turned to. The Patriots wideout grabbed three of Brady's five completions on the drive, including one on a fourth-and-10 that allowed the Patriots to..." November 16

  • Danny Amendola out to make all accounts playable

    Boston Herald "Danny Amendola has bought into the concept of individual accountability in a group setting. The Patriots wide receiver expounded on the subject of personal responsibility to one’s professional peers following yesterday’s draining fifth training camp session on the upper practice fields at..." August 05

  • Patriots WR Danny Amendola addresses pay cut for first time

    ESPN Boston "New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola, who emerged as an integral part of the team's run to Super Bowl XLIX, spoke Tuesday about his decision to take a pay cut to remain with the club in 2015. "I love playing for this team, for these coaches, for this organization," Amendola told..." April 29

  • Report: Patriots retool final three years of Danny Amendola's deal

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "The Patriots have restructured the contract of wide receiver Danny Amendola, according to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports on Thursday. Amendola's new base salary will be $12.75 million over the final three years of his deal, though he can max at $15 million." March 12

  • Danny Amendola admits to having off-season groin surgery

    Boston Herald "If you’re looking for a reason for Danny Amendola’s struggles, and why he doesn’t have the same burst he once did, here’s one possible explanation. Amendola acknowledged earlier today - although grudgingly - he had undergone adductor surgery during the offseason to repair the torn groin muscle..." October 03

  • Danny Amendola hangs up phone on radio show host

    Sporting News "Danny Amendola gets beat up enough on the football field. He wasn’t about to take it from a radio host. The Patriots wide receiver has dealt with more than a fair share of injuries and after WBZ host Adam Jones began peppering Amendola, Amendola hung up on him. The interview starts off with..." June 05

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    Ben Volin @BenVolin

    Lost in the shuffle: $2m of Danny Amendola's $3m base salary became guaranteed yesterday. He does have offsets, but it means he likely stays

  • Most of Amendola’s salary guaranteed if he’s on Pats Wednesday

    Pro Football Talk "A recent report had the Patriots floating wide receiver Danny Amendola’s name to other teams as a trade possibility along with speculation that he could be released if he isn’t dealt. If he is going to be released, the Patriots will be doing it on Tuesday. Ben Volin of the Boston Globe reports..." March 09

  • Patriots have “floated” Danny Amendola’s name in trade discussions

    Pro Football Talk "Could Danny Amendola be one-and-done in New England? According to Dan Pompei of Bleacher Report, who cited unnamed “NFL teams,” the Patriots have brought up the name of Amendola in trade discussions less than a year after signing the wide receiver as a free agent. Also, Pompei reports that..." March 01

  • Patriots WR Danny Amendola to avoid surgery on groin

    Mass Live "It seemed like a near certainty that Danny Amendola would eventually need surgery to repair the groin injury he suffered during the season opener. But it is currently believed that the New England Patriots wide receiver can heal through rest, according to a source. So Amendola's once inevitable..." January 25

  • Time for Danny Amendola to shine now

    Boston Globe "Danny Amendola’s first season as a Patriot has been as nondescript as a cinder-block wall. He has blended into the banal, cliché-filled background in Foxborough, another silent cog in Bill Belichick’s estimable football machine. The team’s second-leading receiver hasn’t made much noise on or..." January 10

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    Albert Breer @AlbertBreer

    Per source, Danny Amendola has been cleared and will play for the Patriots tomorrow.

  • Amendola doesn’t think he needs to change how he plays

    Pro Football Talk "The oft-injured Patriots receiver Danny Amendola believes he’ll be ready to return to the field on Sunday after missing last week with a concussion. And he doesn’t believe he’s injury-prone. Although Amendola has now missed 24 of his teams’ last 38 games dating back to 2011, he told USA Today..." October 26

  • Amendola declares himself ready to go

    Pro Football Talk "Patriots receiver Danny Amendola says he’ll be ready to play on Sunday against the Dolphins. “I had a good week and I’m ready to go” Amendola told the Providence Journal. “I feel as good as I can. I’m not really worried about the past. I’m worried about the future. I’m excited. I look forward..." October 25

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    Field Yates @FieldYates

    DT Tommy Kelly & RB Leon Washington not spotted for second straight practice. WR Danny Amendola & CB Aqib Talib again present.

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    Jeff Howe @jeffphowe

    Danny Amendola returns to practice which is in full pads for first time since Oct. 3. Talib isn't wearing thigh pads. No Kelly Washington.

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    Jeff Howe @jeffphowe

    Danny Amendola returns to practice which is in full pads for first time since Oct. 3. Talib isn't wearing thigh pads. No Kelly Washington.

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    Jeff Howe @jeffphowe

    Aqib Talib returns to practice after missing two days with a hip injury. Amendola (concussion) and Washington (ankle) miss third straight.

  • Patriots list CB Aqib Talib as doubtful, Danny Amendola out

    CBS Sports "Though Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib shut down Saints tight end Jimmy Graham last Sunday and held him without a catch he suffered a hip flexor injury that forced him out toward the end of the game. Talib missed practice Wednesday and Thursday and despite the fact he practiced Friday for New..." October 18

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    Mike Reiss @MikeReiss

    Patriots absences at practice: CB Aqib Talib RB Leon Washington G Dan Connolly WR Danny Amendola DT Tommy Kelly.

  • Danny Amendola ruled out with head injury

    SB Nation "Though he was questionable to play this week with a groin injury Amendola toughed it out and started but has now left with a possible concussion. Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola has not had good luck with injuries in his career and he may have unfortunately suffered another one on Sunday...." October 13

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    Albert Breer @AlbertBreer

    Both Danny Amendola and Stevan Ridley are listed as questionable but I'm told both are expected to suit up and play vs. the Saints on Sun.

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Clarity on #Patriots WR Danny Amendola: Source tells me he's "good to go."

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    Jeff Howe @jeffphowe

    Right now the Patriots remain highly optimistic about Amendola highly pessimistic about Gronkowski for tomorrow's game.

  • Amendola 'looking forward to Sunday'

    CSN New England "Danny Amendola closed out his third-consecutive week of practices this Friday. The receiver suffered a significant groin injury September 8 and has been working to get back on the game field. Will he make this weekend's trip to Cincinnati" Amendola gave a cryptic answer: "Had a good day today"..." October 05

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski and WR Danny Amendola did not travel to Atlanta and will not play Sunday night vs. Falcons.

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    Ben Volin @BenVolin

    Source on Gronk and Amendola: "As of today they are playing. But a lot of time between now and Sunday night."

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    Mike Reiss @MikeReiss

    Danny Amendola: "I anticipate being 100 percent shortly."

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    Karen Guregian @kguregian

    Per source Danny Amendola not likely for Sunday but wouldn't completely rule out. Better shot next week in Cincy

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    Jeff Howe @jeffphowe

    Amendola moved much better today than he did last week. The details of the injury make it unlikely he plays Sunday but visible progress.

  • Patriots' Amendola has complete muscle tear in groin but recovering at fast pace

    Yahoo! Sports "New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola completely tore the adductor longus tendon in his groin in the team's Week 1 victory over the Buffalo Bills two league sources told Yahoo Sports. And it might be the best thing for the Patriots that he did. Doctors often treat chronic groin..." September 22

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    Karen Guregian @kguregian

    Source: Danny Amendola is not going to have sports hernia surgery. Return now in framework of a few weeks

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    Ben Volin @BenVolin

    Jay Glazer says on Fox pre-game show that Amendola tore his abductors which connects the hips to the legs and possibly has a sports hernia

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    NFL Network @nflnetwork

    From @RapSheet: 'Danny Amendola could miss 2-6 weeks for the Patriots'

  • Pats' Gronkowski, Amendola listed as doubtful against Jets

    Boston Globe "Tight end Rob Gronkowski and wide receiver Danny Amendola have been listed by the Patriots as doubtful to play in Thursday night's home opener against the Jets. They are two of 14 players on the injury report but only one of the 14 has been ruled out: running back Shane Vereen who broke a bone in..." September 12

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Patriots WR Danny Amendola who turned in a gutty 104-yard performance in the opener is almost certain to miss the Jets game source says

  • Report: Danny Amendola ‘Almost Certain’ to Miss Thursday’s Game

    WEEI Boston "Danny Amendola put it all on the line in the second half Sunday in a dramatic 23-21 win over the Bills. As it turns out that performance may have come at a price. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that the wide receiver is ‘almost certain’ to miss Thursday’s game against the Jets with a..." September 10

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    Mike Reiss @MikeReiss

    WR Danny Amendola (groin) TE Zach Sudfeld (hamstring) TE Rob Gronkowski (thigh/back) & RB Leon Washington (thigh) among those limited.

  • Amendola's gutsy performance quiets critics

    CSN New England "The trickle of vitriol began Thursday night. Before Danny Amendola even took his first snap as a Patriot the Twitterati were asking “Tell me why the Patriots didn’t re-sign Wes Welker again?” Welker showing he’ll be just as outstanding catching passes from Peyton Manning as he was for Tom..." September 09

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    Mike Reiss @MikeReiss

    WR Danny Amendola limped off and was met by team doctor Thomas Gill after that Tom Brady run. Amendola was holding his groin area.

  • Amendola: 'I'm just ready to go'

    ESPN Boston "Danny Amendola might have shown up on the New England Patriots' injury report as being limited (groin) which is something he’s been managing since playing 20 snaps in an Aug. 16 preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers but it shouldn’t affect his availability for Sunday’s season..." September 05

  • Danny Amendola used to Wes Welker comparisons

    Boston Globe "This being the Patriots any talk about comparing new receiver Danny Amendola to the guy he replaced Wes Welker is squashed immediately. “That’s not something I need to worry about” Amendola said this spring. “I’m worried about the playbook and getting the routes down and getting on the same..." August 26

  • 'Day to day' Amendola absent again

    ESPN "Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola was absent from practice for the second consecutive day on Tuesday. A source indicated to ESPNBoston.com that the absence isn't cause for major concern. More specifically Amendola is dealing with a minor injury issue that is not head-related. The nature of..." August 20

  • Amendola, Brady make a connection

    Boston Herald "Coach Bill Belichick changed things up a bit yesterday by having his Patriots scrimmage. The stars of the day? Tom Brady and Danny Amendola. The quarterback and wide receiver only played what amounted to one series and change. But that’s all they needed and it almost wasn’t fair to their..." August 04

  • Brady’s ‘Fire’ at Patriots Practice Inspiring Amendola to Be Better

    NESN "Put Tom Brady in front of a microphone or a crowded room and he’s as cool as a cucumber. Nobody is more relaxed. But, get him out on the football field and he’s as fiery as they come. Danny Amendola got his first real dose of that side of Brady on Tuesday after making a nice catch during the..." June 13

  • Tom Brady, Danny Amendola make early connection

    Boston Herald "Patriots slot receiver Danny Amendola can feel the progress. The Pats’ three weeks of organized team activities close tomorrow, but the initial spurt of drills that allow the offense to practice against the defense have allowed some trends to materialize. The chemistry between Amendola and..." June 06

  • Aaron Hernandez Says Danny Amendola ‘Looks Good’ During Patriots OTAs

    NESN "Danny Amendola is doing all the right things during practice, at least, according to his teammates. Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was impressed with what he saw from Amendola during the Patriots’ first week of OTAs. Amendola was working heavily with Tom Brady during Tuesday’s practice, which..." May 27