Posts Tagged ‘willie-mcginest’

Former Patriot Willie McGinest Blasts Wes Welker For Saying He May Hold Out

Ex-Patriots have been thoroughly conditioned  by coach Bill Belichick to put team first over personal goals at all times. So with all that said, it wasn’t a shock to hear NFL Network analyst Willie McGinest blast Wes Welker for saying he would probably not attend the team’s mandatory minicamp in May unless he receives a […]

Former Patriots and Browns LB Willie McGinest Talking NFL Return

Former Pats and Browns LB Willie McGinest is thinking about an NFL return. He’s been working out recently with the Lions, and says that if he gets offered a contract, he’s ready to get back on the field in 2011. Willie McGinest retired three years ago after 15 NFL seasons, but the 39-year-old analyst for […]

Steelers QB Roethlisberger Injured in Game vs Cleveland

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was injured during today’s meaningless game vs the Cleveland Browns.  The injury took place as the Steelers led 7-0 in the second quarter and were at the Browns 33-yard line.  The injury happened as Browns LB Willie McGinest took down Roethlisberger and his head hit off the turf.  The franchise QB […]

The Final Chapter: Willie McGinest and His Mom

You’ve seen the commercial. Willie McGinest, the sagacious outside linebacker for the Cleveland Browns, is speaking winsomely into a cell phone: “I know, I made a mistake.” Electric strings from Norman Greenbaum’s Spirit in the Sky whine behind him. The video jumps to McGinest facing the camera, as he explains “I listen to my mom […]

McGinest Tells Sports Illustrated 2008 Season will Be His Last

2008 will be the final season for longtime linebacker Willie McGinest, a Sports Illustrated report says today that he will retire at the end of the season. “This will be it,” McGinest told Sports Illustrated. “I’ve worked hard, I think I’ve done everything I set out to accomplish. I’ve been blessed to play with some […]

Browns Linebackers McGinest, Stewart on the Shelf

The Cleveland Browns lost two big pieces of their defensive puzzles on Thursday, as the team announced that starting linebacker Willie McGinest had surgery for a bulging disk, and fellow linebacker Matt Stewart had his torn labrum surgically repaired.  McGinest will miss about six weeks, while the team will be placing Stewart on injured reserve, […]