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Lions | Detroit may be interested in two DTs

Sat, 19 May 2018 10:07:11 -0700

Free-agent DT Alan Branch (Patriots) and DT Ricky Jean-Francois (Patriots) could be options for the Detroit Lions because they are familiar with head coach Matt Patricia's defensive scheme, in the opinion of ESPN.com's Michael Rothstein.

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Lions | Three DTs on Lions' radar

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 07:04:39 -0700

Free-agent DT Johnathan Hankins (Saints), DT Alan Branch (Patriots) are expected to visit the Detroit Lions. Free-agent DT Sylvester Williams (Titans) is also on the Lions' radar.

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Patriots | Alan Branch's option not picked up

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:30:10 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch's 2018 option will not be picked up, which will make him an unrestricted free agent, according to a source.

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Patriots | Alan Branch wants to continue career

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:21:23 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch said he wants to continue playing as long as teams are willing to pay him. Branch is scheduled to receive a $1 million bonus March 14, but the Patriots may decide to release him since they would create $3.5 million in salary cap space.

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Patriots | Alan Branch scheduled to receive bonus

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 09:41:18 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch is scheduled to receive a $1 million bonus on the first day of the league year. Branch would make $1.7 million in 2018 if the Patriots decide to pay the bonus.

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Patriots | Free agency decisions ahead for New England

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 10:55:13 -0800

The New England Patriots face the prospect of losing several key free agents. The Patriots have to address key impending free agents in OTs Nate Solder, Cameron Fleming and LaAdrian Waddle, along with RB Rex Burkhead, WR Danny Amendola, CB Malcolm Butler, WR/ST Matthew Slater and RB Dion Lewis. New England is projected to have approximately $17 million in salary cap space. TE Dwayne Allen, TE Martellus Bennett, DT Alan Branch, LB David Harris and RB Mike Gillislee all could be released to create more cap space.

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Patriots | Super Bowl inactives for Patriots

Sun, 04 Feb 2018 13:42:42 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Alan Branch, WR Bernard Reedy, OL Cole Croston, LB David Harris, TE Jacob Hollister, WR Kenny Britt, RB Mike Gillislee inactive for Week 21.

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Patriots | Alan Branch will not play

Sun, 04 Feb 2018 10:22:09 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch said he will be one of the inactive players for the Patriots in Super Bowl LII.

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Patriots | AFC Championship game inactives for Patriots

Sun, 21 Jan 2018 10:39:19 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Alan Branch, WR Bernard Reedy, LB David Harris, TE Jacob Hollister, WR Kenny Britt, OT LaAdrian Waddle, RB Mike Gillislee inactive for Week 20.

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Patriots | NE injury report for Championship game

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:19:25 -0800

New England Patriots QB Tom Brady (hand), RB Rex Burkhead (knee), RB Mike Gillislee (knee), OT LaAdrian Waddle (knee) and DT Alan Branch (knee) were limited during practice Friday, Jan. 19, and are listed as questionable for the AFC Championship game.

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Patriots | Thursday practice report for Patriots

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:40:48 -0800

New England Patriots OT LaAdrian Waddle (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Jan. 18. DT Alan Branch (knee) was limited during practice.

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Patriots | Wednesday injury report for Patriots

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:39:11 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (knee) and RB Mike Gillislee (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Jan. 17.

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Patriots | Divisional Round inactives for NE

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 15:50:42 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Alan Branch, OL Cole Croston, LB David Harris, CB Johnson Bademosi, WR Kenny Britt, RB Mike Gillislee, RB Rex Burkhead inactive for Week 19.

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Patriots | Divisional Round injury report for NE

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 13:19:24 -0800

New England Patriots LB Marquis Flowers (illness), RB Mike Gillislee (knee), DT Alan Branch (knee), RB Rex Burkhead (knee), DE Eric Lee (ankle, finger) and RB James White (ankle) were limited during practice Thursday, Jan. 11, and are listed as questionable for the Divisional Round playoff game against the Tennessee Titans.

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Patriots | Wednesday practice report for Patriots

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 14:53:06 -0800

New England Patriots LB Marquis Flowers (illness) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Jan. 10. DT Alan Branch (knee), DE Eric Lee (ankle, finger) and LB Kyle Van Noy (calf) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Tuesday injury report for Patriots

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 14:33:25 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (knee), DL Eric Lee (ankle, finger) and LB Kyle Van Noy (calf) were limited in practice Tuesday, Jan. 9.

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Patriots | Rex Burkhead, Alan Branch return to practice

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 09:46:59 -0800

New England Patriots RB Rex Burkhead (knee) and DT Alan Branch (knee) were back at practice Wednesday, Jan. 3.

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Patriots | Week 17 inactives for Patriots

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 08:40:06 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Alan Branch, WR Chris Hogan, OL Cole Croston, LB David Harris, RB James White, RB Mike Gillislee, RB Rex Burkhead inactive for Week 17.

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Patriots | Week 17 injury report for New England

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 14:32:21 -0800

New England Patriots DE Alan Branch (knee), RB Rex Burkhead (knee) and RB Mike Gillislee (knee) did not practice Friday, Dec. 29, and they're out for the Week 17 game against the New York Jets. DL Eric Lee (ankle) did not practice and is listed as questionable, as are WR Chris Hogan (shoulder), CB Devin McCourty (shoulder), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring), LB Kyle Van Noy (calf), OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle) and RB James White (ankle), who were limited in practice.

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Patriots | Thursday practice report for Patriots

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 13:43:23 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 28. DE Eric Lee (ankle), FS Devin McCourty (shoulder), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring), LB Kyle Van Noy (calf) and OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Wednesday practice report for Patriots

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 15:35:28 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 27. DE Eric Lee (ankle), FS Devin McCourty (shoulder), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring), LB Kyle Van Noy (calf) and OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Week 16 inactives for New England

Sun, 24 Dec 2017 08:30:21 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Alan Branch, RB Rex Burkhead, OL Cole Croston, WR Chris Hogan, LB Trevor Reilly, LB Kyle Van Noy, RB James White inactive for Week 16.

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Patriots | Week 16 injury report for Patriots

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 13:40:33 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (knee) and RB Rex Burkhead (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 22, and have been ruled out for Week 16. RB Brandon Bolden (groin), WR Chris Hogan (shoulder), S Brandon King (hamstring), DE Eric Lee (ankle), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring), LB Kyle Van Noy (calf), OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle) and RB James White (ankle) were limited during practice and are listed as questionable.

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Patriots | Thursday practice report for Patriots

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 15:53:05 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 21. RB Brandon Bolden (groin), S Brandon King (hamstring), DE Eric Lee (ankle), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring), LB Kyle Van Noy (calf) and OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Wednesday practice report for Patriots

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 16:03:09 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 20. RB Brandon Bolden (groin), S Brandon King (hamstring), DE Eric Lee (ankle), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring), LB Kyle Van Noy (calf) and OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Week 15 inactives for Patriots

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 12:06:47 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared DL Alan Branch, CB Brandon King, WR Chris Hogan, OL Cole Croston, DE Geneo Grissom, LB Kyle Van Noy, RB Mike Gillislee inactive for Week 15.

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Patriots | Week 15 injury report for New England

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:53:42 -0800

New England Patriots DL Alan Branch (knee) did not practice Friday, Dec. 15, and he has been ruled out for the Week 15 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. DL Trey Flowers (ribs), CB Stephon Gilmore (ankle), LB David Harris (ankle), WR Chris Hogan (shoulder), DB Brandon King (hamstring), DL Eric Lee (ankle), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring), LB Kyle Van Noy (calf), OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle), DL Deatrich Wise Jr. (foot) were listed limited participants and they're each considered questionable.

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Patriots | Thursday practice report for Patriots

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:44:26 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (knee) and CB Johnson Bademosi (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 14. CB Malcolm Butler (ankle), DE Trey Flowers (rib), CB Stephon Gilmore (ankle), LB David Harris (ankle), S Brandon King (hamstring), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring), OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle) and DE Deatrich Wise Jr. (foot) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Wednesday practice report for Patriots

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:29:12 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 13. CB Malcolm Butler (ankle), DE Trey Flowers (rib), CB Stephon Gilmore (ankle), LB David Harris (ankle), S Brandon King (hamstring), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring), OT LaAdrian Waddle (ankle) and DE Deatrich Wise Jr. (foot) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | New England injury report for Friday

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:21:31 -0800

New England Patriots C David Andrews (illness), OT Marcus Cannon (ankle), WR Chris Hogan (shoulder) and WR Matthew Slater (hamstring) did not practice Friday, Nov. 17, and are ruled out for Week 11 against the Oakland Raiders. WR Danny Amendola (knee), TE Martellus Bennett (shoulder, hamstring), DL Malcom Brown (ankle), DE Cassius Marsh (shoulder) and CB Eric Rowe (groin) were limited and are listed as questionable. DE Alan Branch (neck) was limited, too, but he was removed from the injury report.

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Patriots | New England's practice report for Thursday

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:20:33 -0800

New England Patriots C David Andrews (illness), WR Matthew Slater (hamstring) and OT Marcus Cannon (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 16. Meanwhile, DTs Alan Branch (neck), Malcom Brown (ankle), DE Cassius Marsh (shoulder) and CB Eric Rowe (groin) were all limited participants.

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Patriots | Wednesday practice report for Patriots

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:09:53 -0800

New England Patriots OT Marcus Cannon (ankle) and WR Matthew Slater (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 15. DT Alan Branch (neck), DT Malcolm Brown (ankle), DE Cassius Marsh (shoulder) and CB Eric Rowe (groin) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Alan Branch travels with team

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 15:06:32 -0700

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch traveled with the team for their Week 6 game, according to a source. Branch was a healthy scratch for the team's Week 5 game.

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Patriots | Week 5 inactives for Patriots

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:06:20 -0700

The New England Patriots have declared DL Alan Branch, OL Cole Croston, CB Eric Rowe, LB Harvey Langi, OT LaAdrian Waddle, RB Rex Burkhead, TE Rob Gronkowski inactive for Week 5.

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Patriots | Alan Branch out for Week 5

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 08:49:52 -0700

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch didn't travel with the team to face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 5.

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Patriots | Alan Branch off PUP

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 06:20:56 -0700

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (undisclosed) was activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list Monday, Aug. 14, and he's practicing.

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Patriots | Dont'a Hightower, Alan Branch going on PUP list

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 15:25:48 -0700

New England Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower (undisclosed) and DT Alan Branch (undisclosed) will start training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

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Patriots | Two Patriots placed on PUP list

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 14:17:50 -0700

New England Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower (undisclosed) and DT Alan Branch (undisclosed) were placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list Monday, July 24.

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Patriots | Alan Branch should be at minicamp

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 15:23:20 -0700

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch has not been present for organized team activities this offseason but is expected to take part in the mandatory minicamp.

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Patriots | Alan Branch staying with Patriots

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 10:30:10 -0800

New England Patriots impending free-agent DT Alan Branch is re-signing to a two-year, $12 million deal, according to a source.

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Patriots | Alan Branch receives offer from Patriots

Sat, 04 Mar 2017 05:36:02 -0800

New England Patriots impending free-agent DT Alan Branch received a contract offer from the Patriots this week which is believed to be worth at least $5 million per season.

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Patriots | Alan Branch says he will play

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 14:06:22 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (toe) said he will play in Super Bowl LI even though he is listed as questionable because of a toe injury.

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Patriots | Friday injury report for Patriots

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 13:49:24 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (toe), FS Nate Ebner (concussion), LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder) and DT Vincent Valentine (back) were limited during practice Friday, Feb. 3, and are listed as questionable for Super Bowl LI.

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Patriots | New England's Thursday injury report

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 16:14:22 -0800

New England Patriots DTs Alan Branch (toe), Vincent Valentine (back), FS Nate Ebner (concussion) and LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder) were limited participants in practice Thursday, Feb. 2.

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Patriots | Alan Branch expected to play

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 09:12:46 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (toe) should be able to play in Super Bowl LI even though he is dealing with a toe injury, according to a source.

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Patriots | Wednesday injury report for Patriots

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 15:16:24 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (toe), FS Nate Ebner (concussion) and LB Dont'a Hightower (shoulder) were limited during practice Wednesday, Feb. 1.

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Patriots | Alan Branch not at practice

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:38:26 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch (undisclosed) was not present for the beginning of practice Tuesday, Jan. 10. Branch missed last week's practice as well, but he is not believed to be dealing with a serious injury.

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Patriots | Alan Branch wins appeal

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 10:28:22 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch won the appeal of his four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.

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Patriots | Alan Branch travels with team

Sat, 26 Nov 2016 13:16:36 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch traveled with the team for their Week 12 game, according to a source. He is appealing his four-game suspension and will be able to play.

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Patriots | Alan Branch suspended, appealing

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 12:37:23 -0800

New England Patriots DT Alan Branch has been suspended four games for violating the NFL's drug policy, according to sources. He tested positive for marijuana and is appealing the suspension.

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