Rob Ninkovich RUMORS & NEWS

  • Patriots activate Tom Brady, Rob Ninkovich "Tom Brady is officially back. The New England Patriots activated the quarterback before Sunday's contest against the Cleveland Browns, the team announced. The Pats also activated pass rusher Rob Ninkovich following his four-game suspension. Brady spent the previous four weeks of the regular..." October 08

  • Report: Rob Ninkovich ‘Healthy Enough To Play’ Vs. Browns

    CBS Boston "Tom Brady isn’t the only key Patriot returning from suspension. Rob Ninkovich is also back after serving four games for testing positive for a banned substance but was also recovering from a preseason injury. Now, the Patriots defensive end could be ready to join Brady on the field in Week 5 in..." October 03

  • Patriots’ Rob Ninkovich takes patient approach to suspension, rehab

    Boston Herald "While Tom Brady might have been calm, cool and collected watching Sunday night’s season opener against the Arizona Cardinals, fellow suspended teammate Rob Ninkovich couldn’t sit still during the Patriots’ 23-21 win. “I took my blood pressure during the game, it was like 170 over 100,”..." September 14

  • Patriots Sign Ninkovich To Extension, Restructure McCourty’s Deal

    Pro Football Rumors "The Patriots have signed suspended and injured defensive end Rob Ninkovich to a one-year extension, as Ben Volin of The Boston Globe tweets. Ninkovich is now effectively playing on a two-year, $4.27MM deal, and the extension will save him approximately $117K in suspension-related fines. Ninkovich,..." September 11

  • Rob Ninkovich 'heartbroken' by four-game suspension

    ESPN "New England Patriots starting defensive end Rob Ninkovich will serve a four-game suspension to open the 2016 regular season after a positive test for a banned substance, and said he is devastated and shocked because he would never knowingly take an illegal substance. "Few things are more..." September 02

  • Patriots DE Rob Ninkovich Suffers Torn Triceps, Timetable Unknown

    NFL Trade Rumors "Mike Reiss of ESPN reports that Patriots DE Rob Ninkovich suffered a torn triceps and it currently remains to be seen how much time he’ll miss with this injury. Reiss adds that there’s also the question of just how much strength he’ll have, should he return this year. Ninkovich left..." August 09

  • With Patriots OTAs under way, Ninkovich eager to get back on field

    Providence Journal "The practices are closer to two-hand touch than actual football, but members of the Patriots were excited to enter phase three of the offseason workout program this week. Monday kick-started a four-week program for the Patriots and rest of the NFL during which a team’s offense can practice..." May 25