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96 Terrance Knighton DT

New England Patriots

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
0%0%
Key Stats
GPTot TcklSacksIntTDsFF
15291.5000

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Patriots' Terrance Knighton: Signs one-year contract with Patriots
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

The Patriots and Knighton agreed to a one-year, $4.5 million contract Thursday, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

Although New England and his previous employer, Washington, were in the mix for his services, Knighton settled on the former, with whom he should settle into a starting role next to Malcom Brown. Contained to 35 percent of the defensive snaps last season, Knighton matched his career low with 29 tackles in 15 games. A similar usage can be expected in the upcoming campaign, but could increase if he avoids weight and endurance concerns, as Mike Jones of the Washington Post reported Knighton dealt with in 2015.

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Terrance Knighton: Visiting with Patriots
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Knighton will visit with the Patriots on Monday, NFL.com reports.

Knighton's visit with New England comes after fellow defensive tackle Nick Fairley opted to sign with the Saints instead of the Patriots. Still, Knighton represents a more than capable alternative. The veteran excels at clogging running lanes, and finished last season with 29 tackles and 1.5 sacks in 15 games played.

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Redskins' Terrance Knighton: Not expected back in Washington
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Knighton has been informed that he won't be re-signed by the Redskins this offseason, The Washington Post reports.

Knighton signed a one-year, $4 million contract with the Redskins last offseason, finishing the 2015 campaign with 29 tackles and 1.5 sacks in 15 games played. Despite those contributions, Knighton will not be retained by the Redskins, allowing the affectionately-nicknamed "Pot Roast" to focus on engaging interested parties ahead of signing elsewhere this offseason.

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Redskins' Terrance Knighton: Set to play Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Terrance Knighton (head) is active Sunday at Carolina.

Knighton was able to log a limited practice Friday, and that was enough to warrant an active status Sunday, despite seeing a migraine specialist earlier in the week. His presence will certainly be welcome against a run-heavy Carolina offensive unit.

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Redskins' Terrance Knighton: Uncertain for Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Terrance Knighton (head) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Panthers, CSN's Tarik El-Bashir reports.

Knighton missed Thursday's practice to meet with a migraine specialist. If he does miss another game, it will be a downgrade for Washington's shaky run defense, heading into a game against the NFL's most run-heavy team.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
P38/26/16@ CAR7:30 pm
P49/1/16@ NYG7:00 pm
19/11/16@ ARI8:30 pm
29/18/16MIA1:00 pm
39/22/16HOU8:25 pm
410/2/16BUF1:00 pm
510/9/16@ CLE1:00 pm
610/16/16CIN1:00 pm
710/23/16@ PIT4:25 pm
810/30/16@ BUF1:00 pm
Bye: Week 9
1011/13/16SEA8:30 pm
1111/20/16@ SF4:25 pm
1211/27/16@ NYJ8:30 pm
1312/4/16LAR1:00 pm
1412/12/16BAL8:30 pm
1512/18/16@ DEN4:25 pm
1612/24/16NYJ1:00 pm
171/1/17@ MIA1:00 pm
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2009Jacksonville Jaguars164534.0111.5000.0001
2010Jacksonville Jaguars163424.01041-3-3.0-304
2011Jacksonville Jaguars132917.0120000.0000
2012Jacksonville Jaguars163220.0122000.0002
2013Denver Broncos163118.0133122.0201
2014Denver Broncos163018.0122000.0003
2015Washington Redskins152917.0121.5000.0000
2016New England Patriots000.000000.0000
TOTAL108230148.082142-1-0.52011
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2009Jacksonville Jaguars1600110010
2010Jacksonville Jaguars1600000000
2011Jacksonville Jaguars1300000700
2012Jacksonville Jaguars1600200000
2013Denver Broncos16000011310
2014Denver Broncos1600000000
2015Washington Redskins1500000000
2016New England Patriots000000000
TOTAL108003112020
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-3/355
Birthdate:
7/4/1986
Age:
30
Hometown:
Hartford, CT, USA
School:
Temple
NFL Experience:
8
Awards:
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