NE cut SS Brandon Meriweather

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  1. srrono

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    More changes to #Patriots secondary, as they have cut SS Brandon Meriweather, per @ProFootballTalk.
    6 minutes ago
     
  2. IBleedTexans

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    Didnt he just go to the pro bowl??????? Wow they must really like Patrick Chung.
     
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    Big surprise! Considering they had one of the worst passing defenses last season, and Merriweather is coming off a Pro Bowl season.
     
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  5. Rey

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    I don't think we are going to look at him unless he wants to be a back up.

    But maybe if the price is right they would go for it.
     
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    Merriweather & McCourty went to the pro bowl & they had one of the worse passing defenses?

    That don't sound right.
     
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    So uh, shouldnt we look at him?
     
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    I bet the Jets pick him up.
     
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    That Meriweather couldn't be dealt for a draft pick tells you everything you need to know regarding his value in the league.
     
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    The Lions or the Bucs
     


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    Since he was cut does that mean if someone picks him up they have to negotiate a brand new contract with him? Wonder what he thinks he's worth?
     
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    Can he punt? :kitten:
     
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    I think if he clears waivers then a new contract can be negotiated...
     
  14. Maddict5

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    from everything ive heard merriweather blows..havent watched many pats games but if you keep up with the league at all, you'd know his probowl was a joke.
     
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    If he's claimed off waivers the team claiming him would pick up his current contract , if he clears waivers he has to work a new deal.
     
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    I'm hearing the same thing.

    I'm hearing he doesn't play hard every down and that he's a kind of a cancer in the locker room.
     
  17. ChampionTexan

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    Meriweather has four years of NFL service. Four years or more and you don't go through the waiver process - you immediately become a free agent.
     
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    He got the Will Demps pro bowl treatment.
     
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    He would fit here but doubt Texans are interested having acquired Manning then moving Quin to his natural position.
     
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