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Daniel Fells

New York Giants
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Giants | Daniel Fells carted off

Tue, 17 Jun 2014 09:00:30 -0700

New York Giants TE Daniel Fells (undisclosed) was carted off from practice Tuesday, June 17.

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Giants | All TEs expected to get time with starters

Wed, 28 May 2014 11:45:35 -0700

New York Giants TEs Kellen Davis, Larry Donnell, Daniel Fells and Xavier Grimble are all expected to receive time with the first-team offense during offseason workouts and training camp. TE Adrien Robinson is believed to be the leading candidate for the starting tight end job at this point.

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Giants | Make roster moves

Tue, 07 Jan 2014 12:37:34 -0800

New York Giants signed TE Daniel Fells (Patriots), WR Preston Parker (Saints), LB Spencer Adkins (Ravens), OL Troy Kropog (Colts) and PK Brandon McManus (Colts) Tuesday, Jan. 7. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

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Lions | Daniel Fells works out

Tue, 15 Oct 2013 05:36:33 -0700

The Detroit Lions worked out free-agent TE Daniel Fells (Patriots).

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Seahawks | Nine work out

Wed, 11 Sep 2013 06:05:20 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks worked out free-agent TE Daniel Fells (Patriots), TE Kellen Davis (Bears), DE Hall Davis (Rams), WR Isaiah Stanback (Jaguars), TE Dorin Dickerson (Patriots), LB Justin Cole (Browns), CB Akeem Auguste (Browns), DT Frank Okam (Giants) and WR Ronald Johnson (Eagles).

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Patriots | Cut Daniel Fells

Fri, 30 Aug 2013 09:52:54 -0700

The New England Patriots cut TE Daniel Fells Friday, Aug. 30.

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Patriots | Two TEs may be competing for one spot

Mon, 19 Aug 2013 13:12:18 -0700

New England Patriots TEs Daniel Fells and Michael Hoomanawanui may compete for the No. 3 tight end job for the rest of training camp. Both players could be on the roster bubble if the team decides to keep TE Rob Gronkowski (back, forearm) on the active roster.

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Patriots | Zach Sudfeld taking first-team reps

Wed, 14 Aug 2013 16:08:23 -0700

New England Patriots TE Zach Sudfeld took the majority of first-team repetitions in practice Tuesday, Aug. 13, while TEs Daniel Fells and Jake Ballard were on the sidelines. Fells and Ballard are now battling for a roster spot.

Fantasy Tip: Sudfeld is clearly now the No. 1 tight end in training camp, but it remains to be seen if it will stay that way entering Week 1. If Rob Gronkowski (elbow, back) opens on the PUP, Sudfeld will see extensive action in the offense. However, he's still a deep sleeper for fantasy purposes and is more of a TE3.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Ben Volin

Patriots | Jake Ballard falling behind competition?

Fri, 09 Aug 2013 11:48:36 -0700

New England Patriots TE Zach Sudfeld has looked good in practice, and TE Daniel Fells has reportedly had a solid training camp. TE Jake Ballard, on the other hand, has looked stiff at times, and has fallen behind in the team's competition.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells limping at practice

Wed, 07 Aug 2013 21:17:01 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (undisclosed) suffered an undisclosed lower body injury in practice Wednesday, Aug. 7. He was limping after one play, but the injury did not appear serious.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells in the mix

Fri, 28 Jun 2013 19:31:39 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells, who started 15 games for the Denver Broncos in 2011, is often the forgotten man in the mix at tight end because he is quiet and he rarely speaks with the media.

Fantasy Tip: Fells is a capable NFL tight end who could get a chance to shine with TE Rob Gronkowski (back) making his way back from surgery and uncertain for the opener, and TE Aaron Hernandez in the clink. However, Fells is still far from a dependable week in and week out fantasy starter even if he can secure a starting gig.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells could be released

Wed, 23 Jan 2013 12:05:13 -0800

The New England Patriots could consider releasing TE Daniel Fells during the offseason because he is scheduled to make $1.25 million next season.

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Patriots | Week 19 Inactives

Sun, 13 Jan 2013 12:09:25 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared TE Daniel Fells, FS Derrick Martin, DL Jake Bequette, WR Kamar Aiken, CB Malcolm Williams, OT Markus Zusevics, OG Nick McDonald inactive for Week 19.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells leaves game

Sun, 30 Dec 2012 15:01:23 -0800

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (hand) left the game early Week 17 because of a hand injury and is considered questionable to return.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Shalise Manza Young

Patriots | Aaron Hernandez may not replace Rob Gronkowski

Mon, 19 Nov 2012 04:10:41 -0800

New England Patriots TEs Rob Gronkowski (forearm) and Aaron Hernandez (ankle) play two different positions within the team's offense. There is the traditional "Y" position, who is 6-foot-5 or taller, at least 255 pounds, can run but absolutely must be a standout blocker. He has to be a viable receiver, but not a great one. There is also the "F" or flex tight end, who is 6-foot-3 or taller, around 235 pounds, must be able to run and be an excellent pass receiver. He does not need to be a good blocker. If the team wants to stick with that system while Gronkowski is out, TEs Michael Hoomanawanui and Daniel Fells could fill Gronkowski's "Y" position, while Hernandez and TE Visanthe Shiancoe would serve as the flex tight ends.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Greg A. Bedard

Patriots | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 18 Nov 2012 11:59:01 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared TE Aaron Hernandez, OG Dan Connolly, TE Daniel Fells, DL Jake Bequette, DL Justin Francis, OG Logan Mankins, SS Patrick Chung inactive for Week 11.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells fine with role

Wed, 07 Nov 2012 10:05:38 -0800

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells said he is happy with his role even though he has only caught two passes this season and has been used mostly as a blocking tight end.

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Patriots | Nine players questionable for Week 3

Fri, 21 Sep 2012 13:54:27 -0700

New England Patriots RB Shane Vereen (foot), TE Daniel Fells (shin), C Dan Connolly (concussion), C Nick McDonald (shoulder), OG Logan Mankins (hip), OT Sebastian Vollmer (back), DE Brandon Deaderick (ankle), CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring) and CB Sterling Moore (knee) were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 21, and are listed as questionable for Week 3.

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Patriots | Nine limited in practice

Thu, 20 Sep 2012 14:25:20 -0700

New England Patriots C Dan Connolly (concussion), DE Brandon Deaderick (ankle), CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring), TE Daniel Fells (shin), G Logan Mankins (hip), C Nick McDonald (shoulder), CB Sterling Moore (knee), RB Shane Vereen (foot) and T Sebastian Vollmer (back) were all limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 20.

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Patriots | Eight limited

Wed, 19 Sep 2012 14:02:23 -0700

New England Patriots C Dan Connolly (concussion), CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring), TE Daniel Fells (shin), DT Justin Francis (ankle), C Nick McDonald (shoulder), CB Sterling Moore (knee), RB Shane Vereen (foot) and OT Sebastian Vollmer (back) were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 19.

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Patriots | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 16 Sep 2012 08:39:22 -0700

The New England Patriots have declared CB Alfonzo Dennard, TE Daniel Fells, WR Greg Salas, DL Jake Bequette, DL Justin Francis, DL Marcus Fortson, RB Shane Vereen inactive for Week 2.

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Patriots | Seven listed as questionable

Fri, 14 Sep 2012 13:33:57 -0700

New England Patriots RB Shane Vereen (foot), TE Daniel Fells (shin), OG Dan Connolly (head), OG Nick McDonald (shoulder), OT Sebastian Vollmer (back), CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring) and CB Sterling Moore (knee) were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 14 and are listed as questionable for Week 2.

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Patriots | Seven limited during practice

Thu, 13 Sep 2012 16:12:02 -0700

New England Patriots RB Shane Vereen (foot), TE Daniel Fells (shin), OG Dan Connolly (head), OG Nick McDonald (shoulder), OT Sebastian Vollmer (back), CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring) and CB Sterling Moore (knee) were limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 13.

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Patriots | Six players limited during practice

Wed, 12 Sep 2012 15:17:11 -0700

New England Patriots RB Shane Vereen (foot), TE Daniel Fells (shin), OG Nick McDonald (shoulder), OT Sebastian Vollmer (back), CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring) and CB Sterling Moore (knee) were limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 12.

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Patriots | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 09 Sep 2012 08:39:58 -0700

The New England Patriots have declared CB Alfonzo Dennard, TE Daniel Fells, DL Jake Bequette, DL Justin Francis, DL Marcus Fortson, OG Nick McDonald, RB Shane Vereen inactive for Week 1.

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Patriots | Five questionable for Week 1

Fri, 07 Sep 2012 13:57:37 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (shin), OG Nick McDonald (shoulder), OT Sebastian Vollmer (back), CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring) and CB Sterling Moore (knee) were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 7, and are listed as questionable for Week 1.

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Patriots | Four limited

Thu, 06 Sep 2012 16:03:59 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (shin), OG Nick McDonald (shoulder), CB Sterling Moore (knee) and OT Sebastian Vollmer (back) were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

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Patriots | Three limited

Wed, 05 Sep 2012 15:42:40 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (shin), CB Sterling Moore (knee) and OT Sebastian Vollmer (back) were limited in practice Wednesday, Sept. 5.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells likely to see lots of time Wednesday

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 09:45:27 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells figures to see a lot of action in the preseason finale Wednesday, Aug. 29, as he continues to fight for a roster spot behind TEs Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells off PUP list

Wed, 22 Aug 2012 06:46:38 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (ankle) has been taken off the Physically Unable to Perform list and is practicing Wednesday, Aug. 22.

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Patriots | Likely will keep three TEs

Sun, 19 Aug 2012 10:23:21 -0700

The New England Patriots likely will keep TEs Rob Gronkowski, Aaron Hernandez and Daniel Fells on the final roster.

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Patriots | Two expected to come off PUP list

Sun, 19 Aug 2012 10:18:34 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (knee) and OT Sebastian Vollmer (ankle, back) are expected to activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list in the near future.

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Patriots | Logan Mankins practicing in pads

Tue, 14 Aug 2012 14:12:36 -0700

New England Patriots OG Logan Mankins (knee) participated in practice in pads for the first time Tuesday, Aug. 14. However, FB Eric Kettani, CB Alfonzo Dennard, FB Spencer Larsen, OG Brian Waters, LB Tracy White, OT Markus Zusevics, OT Matt Kopa, OT Kyle Hix, OT Sebastian Vollmer, TE Aaron Hernandez, TE Visanthe Shiancoe, WR Brandon Lloyd, TE Daniel Fells, TE Rob Gronkowski, TE Jake Ballard and DLs Myron Pryor, Gerard Warren and Jonathan Fanene sat out. CB Malcolm Williams and S James Ihedigbo returned.

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Patriots | Six players placed on PUP list

Mon, 23 Jul 2012 15:39:32 -0700

The New England Patriots have placed TE Daniel Fells (ankle) and Jake Ballard (knee), OG Logan Mankins (knee), OT Sebastian Vollmer (ankle, back), DL Myron Pryor (undisclosed) and LB Brandon Spikes (knee) on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells expected to be ready for camp

Fri, 06 Jul 2012 12:49:56 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (ankle) is expected to be ready for the start of training camp after missing some of the offseason workouts because of an injury.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells did not take part in offseason program

Sat, 30 Jun 2012 18:54:11 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (ankle) is still considered the leader for the third tight end job, although he did not take part in organized team activities (OTAs) or minicamp. Fells is slowly recovering from an ankle injury. Undrafted rookie TE Tyler Urban and TE Alex Silvestro are the only challengers to Fells.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells leads chase for No. 3 TE spot

Sat, 23 Jun 2012 17:24:09 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells (ankle) is considered the favorite for the No. 3 tight end job, although the team recently signed undrafted rookie TE Tyler Urban to compete. The team might also opt to bring aboard another veteran to supply depth and competition. They recently cut TE Bo Scaife loose during organized team activities (OTAs).

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Patriots | Rob Gronkowski, Daniel Fells uncertain for start of camp

Sat, 23 Jun 2012 17:23:00 -0700

New England Patriots TEs Daniel Fells (ankle) and Rob Gronkowski (ankle) managed injuries throughout the offseason, and it is uncertain if one or both will be on the field for the start of training camp.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells financials

Mon, 19 Mar 2012 09:50:24 -0700

New England Patriots TE Daniel Fells' deal with the team is for three years with a maximum value of $7 million.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells contract update

Mon, 19 Mar 2012 07:14:45 -0700

Updating a previous item, the New England Patriots have agreed to terms with TE Daniel Fells on a three-year deal worth roughly $2 million per season with a chance for additional pay based on escalators, according to a source.

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Patriots | Aaron Hernandez to do less blocking

Mon, 19 Mar 2012 06:00:06 -0700

New England Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez will likely be asked to concentrate solely on his duties as a receiver with the addition of TE Daniel Fells in free agency. Fells is regarded as a strong blocking tight end, while Hernandez has struggled in that area.

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Patriots | Reach agreement with Daniel Fells

Mon, 19 Mar 2012 05:52:57 -0700

The New England Patriots have reached an agreement with free-agent TE Daniel Fells (Broncos) on a three-year deal, according to a source. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Patriots | Daniel Fells expected to visit Monday

Sat, 17 Mar 2012 18:10:38 -0700

Free-agent TE Daniel Fells (Broncos) is expected to visit the New England Patriots Monday, March 19.

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Broncos | Four probable

Fri, 13 Jan 2012 14:50:33 -0800

Denver Broncos S David Bruton (Achilles'), DL Elvis Dumervil (ankle), TE Daniel Fells (ankle) and LB Von Miller (thumb) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 13, and are probable for the Divisional round this weekend.

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Broncos | Three limited

Thu, 12 Jan 2012 12:25:50 -0800

Denver Broncos S David Bruton (Achilles'), DL Elvis Dumervil (ankle) and TE Daniel Fells (ankle) were limited in practice Thursday, Jan. 12.

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Broncos | Motivated by doubters

Thu, 12 Jan 2012 06:27:11 -0800

Denver Broncos TE Daniel Fells said he is motivated from all of the doubters the team has. "I love listening to people hate on us," Fells said. "I mean, you can hate if you want to, but we're still here and we're moving forward. The more you hate, the more we feed off of it." Fells added the team relishes the underdog role.

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Broncos | Three limited

Wed, 11 Jan 2012 15:39:44 -0800

Denver Broncos S David Bruton (Achilles'), DL Elvis Dumervil (ankle) and TE Daniel Fells (ankle) were limited in practice Wednesday, Jan. 11.

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Broncos | Several not practicing

Tue, 10 Jan 2012 11:54:35 -0800

Denver Broncos DL Elvis Dumervil (undisclosed), TE Daniel Fells (undisclosed), WR Eric Decker (knee) and Ss Brian Dawkins (neck) and David Bruton (Achilles') were not practicing Tuesday, Jan. 10.

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Broncos | Three probable

Fri, 23 Dec 2011 11:45:30 -0800

Denver Broncos DL Brodrick Bunkley (knee), TE Daniel Fells (thumb) and LB Von Miller (thumb) practiced in full Friday, Dec. 23, and are probable for Week 16.

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Broncos | Three practice

Thu, 22 Dec 2011 15:55:12 -0800

Denver Broncos OT Brodrick Bunkley (knee), TE Daniel Fells (thumb) and LB Von Miller (thumb) practiced in full Thursday, Dec. 22.

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