Dion Lewis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Why the Patriots should choose Rex Burkhead over Dion Lewis

    247 Sports "Rex Burkhead and Dion Lewis are in similar positions for the New England Patriots. Both are injury prone. Both are in their prime. Both play a position that the team has never particularly valued, at least when it comes to salary allocation. The Patriots are the league's preeminent running back by..." February 15

  • NFL Rumors: Lions may go after Dion Lewis in free agency

    Clutch Points "The Detroit Lions have a new head coach in former New England Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia. However, he might not be the only Pat who could be calling Detroit home next season. According to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe, the Lions will likely make a push to acquire the services..." February 15

  • Dion Lewis may not return to Patriots

    Larry Brown Sports "The New England Patriots enter a critical offseason as they look to rebound from a Super Bowl loss. They face many salary cap questions and have a number of impending free agents. One such player is running back Dion Lewis, who may not be back with the team. The Boston Herald’s Jeff Howe wrote..." February 10

  • Dion Lewis finishing off contract year with a flourish

    NBC Sports Boston "Dion Lewis has impeccable timing. And not just because he seems to know when to bounce a run to the outside or when to hesitate to allow blockers to clear paths for him on screens. The 27-year-old is in a contract year and he's now putting the finishing touches on his best professional season...." December 28

  • Dion Lewis Is Just Ridiculous And Other Leftover Patriots Thoughts

    CBS Boston "People always wonder, “How in tarnation are those rapscallion Patriots always so doggone good? Some illegal tomfoolery and chicanery must be afoot, for there is no reasonable explanation for this balderdash.” It’s true. People really wonder this. And while there’s no single neatly packaged,..." November 20

  • “Several” Teams Showing Trade Interest Patriots RB Dion Lewis, Deal Unlikely

    NFL Trade Rumors "Michael Lombardi of the Ringer is hearing that “several” teams are trying to get RB Dion Lewis from the Patriots, but a trade is considered unlikely. There has been talk that the Patriots could make one of their running back available for trade, but Lombardy makes it clear the Patriots will not..." October 30

  • Patriots should take reins off Dion Lewis

    Boston Herald "If the Patriots could pick the perfect week to run a little more and throw a little less, this would be it. After all, Tom Brady’s sore left shoulder needs a break from all the pounding it’s taken in recent games. One solution? Get the running game cranked up. More specifically, let Dion..." October 15

  • Dion Lewis admits lack of playing time has been 'tough': 'When I get my chance, you'll see a lot of special things'

    WEEI Boston "Through the first three games of the season, Dion Lewis hasn't had much of a role with the Patriots offense. The running back has only 12 touches in the three games and has played a total of 32 snaps. Lewis is part of a crowded Patriots backfield, but he's been by far the least used. "It's..." September 29

  • Teams have called Patriots to see if Dion Lewis is available in a trade

    ALL 22 "The New England Patriots are currently carrying five running backs on their roster and their depth at the position has several teams interested in a potential trade for Dion Lewis. In addition to Lewis, the Patriots are carrying Rex Burkhead, Mike Gillislee, James White and Brandon Bolden. Jeff..." September 09