Martellus Bennett RUMORS & NEWS

  • Veteran tight end Martellus Bennett, 31, announces retirement

    ESPN "Veteran free-agent tight end Martellus Bennett, whose career was highlighted by winning a Super Bowl championship with the New England Patriots in the 2016 season, announced his retirement Friday night. Bennett played for the Dallas Cowboys (2008-11), New York Giants (2012), Chicago Bears..." March 24

  • Martellus Bennett rips fans for ‘dehumanizing’ pro athletes

    Larry Brown Sports "With a new NFL calendar year in full swing, dozens of players have already lost their jobs and will find themselves looking for work in the coming days, weeks and months. Martellus Bennett wants fans to stop mocking those players. In a lengthy Twitter rant on Tuesday, Bennett blasted fans for..." March 13

  • Report: Martellus Bennett trying to play with brother on Eagles

    247 Sports "Michael Bennett will officially become the newest member of the Philadelphia Eagles Wednesday, but the Eagles could add some more brotherly love for their prized offseason acquisition. Sirius XM NFL analyst and former NFL player Kirk Morrison is reporting Martellus Bennett is trying to reunite in..." March 12

  • Patriots to release Martellus Bennett

    WEEI Boston "After Michael Bennett was reportedly traded to the Eagles earlier on Wednesday, the other Bennett brother is also in the news. According to ESPN's Field Yates, the Patriots are releasing Martellus Bennett. He was going to count $6.2 million against the cap. The move is official, according to..." March 07

  • Packers’ Attempt To Recover Signing Bonus From Martellus Bennett Fails

    NFL Trade Rumors "Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Packers’ grievance against TE Martellus Bennett to recover some of his signing bonus has failed, as Stephen Burbank dismissed the case on Tuesday. The odds were against Green Bay, but they officially filed the grievance paperwork back in..." February 27

  • Report: Martellus Bennett Wants To Play In 2018, Currently Under Contract With Patriots

    CBS Boston "Veteran tight end Martellus Bennett had an up-and-down 2017 season — to say the least. He publicly contemplated retirement, fought with the Packers over what he deemed unfair medical treatment, got picked up off waivers by his former team in New England, then suffered a season-ending injury after..." February 23