Stephon Gilmore RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bill Belichick surprised by Stephon Gilmore’s complaints about handling of his injury

    Mass Live "Patriots coach Bill Belichick doesn’t know what Stephon Gilmore is upset about. Last week the former Patriots’ cornerback, who was traded to Carolina after the two sides reached an impasse over his contract, expressed frustration at how New England handled the quad injury..." November 08

  • Stephon Gilmore drops truth bomb on ugly situation with Patriots

    Clutch Points "Carolina Panthers cornerback Stephon Gilmore has a lot of things to settle with his former team, the New England Patriots, when they meet on Week 9 this Sunday. Of course he’ll be more than motivated to show the Patriots that they made a mistake trading him–saying..." November 03

  • Panthers Expected To Activate CB Stephon Gilmore

    Pro Football Rumors "Stephon Gilmore is set to make his Panthers debut. The team is planning to activate the All-Pro cornerback off the PUP for tomorrow’s game against the Falcons, reports ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler (via Twitter). Per Fowler (on Twitter), Gilmore had been..." October 30

  • Patriots Attempted To Restructure Stephon Gilmore’s Deal

    Pro Football Rumors "After four seasons with the Patriots, Stephon Gilmore is now on the Panthers’ PUP list. The Pats ended the All-Pro cornerback’s contract saga by trading him, but they did offer a restructure of sorts in an effort to retain the standout cover man. New England offered..." October 09

  • Stephon Gilmore's Dream Came True

    panthers.com "When ?Stephon Gilmore? was growing up, he loved watching ?Steve Smith Sr.? and ?Jake Delhomme?, and Stephen Davis and ?Julius Peppers?, and Tshimanga Biakabutuka. When you're a local, you go that far back. And there was always a part of him that dreamed of playing in the..." October 08

  • The Patriots Lost Stephon Gilmore for a Pittance, but They’ll Be Fine

    The Ringer "After a prolonged holdout, fruitless contract negotiations, and a stint on the PUP list, cornerback Stephon Gilmore and the New England Patriots have finally parted ways. The star Patriots corner had been the subject of trade rumors for over a year, though they’d petered out..." October 07

  • The Panthers wanted Stephon Gilmore. Here’s how they went and got him from Patriots

    The Athletic "Cornerback Stephon Gilmore had piqued the interest of the Carolina Panthers for quite some time. On Tuesday night, he appeared like a more tangible target. And by lunchtime Wednesday, Gilmore was heading to his hometown team. October 07

  • Biggest NFL Trades That Could Still Happen After Stephon Gilmore Deal

    Bleacher Report "We've reached the point in the NFL calendar when player movement returns to the forefront. Teams now have a better idea of what they're going to be in 2021, and the Nov. 2 trade deadline is looming. On Wednesday morning, the New England Patriots..." October 06

  • Stephon Gilmore Extension Not Yet In Panthers’ Plans

    Pro Football Rumors "The Panthers made a second major addition to their cornerback group Wednesday, acquiring former Defensive Player of the Year Stephon Gilmore from the Patriots. This followed Carolina’s trade for C.J. Henderson. Carolina now takes on Gilmore’s contract. While..." October 06

  • 4 Winners/losers from Stephon Gilmore trade to the Carolina Panthers

    Sportsnaut "Earlier on Wednesday, it was reported that the New England Patriots were set to release veteran cornerback Stephon Gilmore. That’s until general manager Scott Fitterer and the Carolina Panthers stepped in and acquired the former NFL Defensive Player of the Year for a..." October 06

  • Panthers acquire CB Stephon Gilmore from Patriots

    panthers.com "Stephon Gilmore? is coming home. The Panthers traded for the veteran cornerback Wednesday, sending a 2023 sixth-rounder to New England. .psd-readMoreComponent{padding-top:15px;padding-bottom:15px;border-top:1px solid #eee;border-bottom:1px solid..." October 06

  • Bill Belichick on Stephon Gilmore: We mutually agreed to part ways

    CBS Boston "The Patriots’ release of Stephon Gilmore was the final chapter in a long contract disagreement, and head coach Bill Belichick is saying that the decision to say goodbye was mutual. Belichick released a brief statement on Wednesday, shortly before his press conference. In that..." October 06

  • Patriots cut Stephon Gilmore

    The Score "The New England Patriots are releasing star cornerback Stephon Gilmore, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. Gilmore, a four-time Pro Bowler and the 2019 Defensive Player of the Year, was eligible to be activated off the physically unable to perform list after Week 6. The two sides were..." October 06

  • Bruce Arians on Stephon Gilmore: We’ll kick the tires on everybody that’s available

    The Spun "Injuries have plagued the Tampa Bay Buccaneers‘ secondary this season, as both Carlton Davis and Sean Murphy-Bunting are dealing with serious injuries. Murphy-Bunting suffered a dislocated right elbow in Week 1 against the Dallas Cowboys. He was placed on injured reserve shortly..." October 06

  • Stephon Gilmore Seeking $15M/Year As A Free Agent

    NFL Trade Rumors "USA Today’s Josina Anderson reports that former Patriots CB Stephon Gilmore is looking to earn at least $15 million a year in a new deal as an unrestricted free agent.  Gilmore was set to make just $7 million in the final year of his deal in New England and the conflict..." October 06

  • Here Are 6 NFL Teams That Should Sign Stephon Gilmore

    Complex "In a truly stunning move, the New England Patriots released former All-Pro DB Stephon Gilmore this morning. Per Adam Schefter, the move was done because of financial and injury concerns. Gilmore had not played for the Patriots yet this season due to a quad injury, but when healthy, he’s..." October 06

  • Packers considered to be favorites to trade for Stephon Gilmore?

    USA Today "The New England Patriots are expected to release All-Pro cornerback Stephon Gilmore, but a trade might still be possible, and the Green Bay Packers could be the final destination. Greg Bedard of the Boston Sports Journal tweeted Wednesday morning that he’d be..." October 06

  • 49ers must determine if going after Stephon Gilmore make sense

    NBC Sports Bay Area "One of the top players in the league at a position of need for the 49ers became available Wednesday morning. Cornerback Stephon Gilmore announced his departure from the New England Patriots, the team for which he played the previous four seasons. October 06

  • Stephon Gilmore fallout: Why did Patriots cut ties? And who’s next — Bucs, Chiefs, Packers?

    The Athletic "It didn’t have to get to this point with cornerback Stephon Gilmore and the New England Patriots, but the situation grew more complicated than it ever seemed. The Patriots informed Gilmore of his release Wednesday morning, according to a source, and the 31-year-old will become a..." October 06

  • Proposed Deal Has Cowboys Striking ‘Bold Trade’ For Stephon Gilmore

    Heavy "The Dallas Cowboys opted to go budget shopping this offseason in the secondary as the team chose not to invest heavy capital in the position. Instead, the Cowboys are relying on young players to get the job done, but Dallas continues to be pushed to address the position group in a..." September 25

  • 49ers Being Linked To Stephon Gilmore In Trade Rumors

    Heavy "The San Francisco 49ers are 2-0 heading into their Week 3 home opener on Sunday, September 26. While that’s a promising start, the NFC West appears to be so loaded this season that 10 wins might only be good for a third-place in the division. That means the 49ers may..." September 24

  • Saints Called Patriots About Mega Trade For Stephon Gilmore

    Heavy "What will Bill Belichick do with Stephon Gilmore? That’s one of the biggest questions surrounding the New England Patriots. NFL teams were calling about Gilmore, but no deal was swung. Now the former NFL Defensive Player of the Year is on injured reserve. September 21

  • Cowboys Get Greenlight on Rumored Pro Bowl Trade Target Stephon Gilmore

    Heavy "There’s hope yet for Stephon Gilmore — and potentially the Dallas Cowboys. Despite landing on the Physically Unable to Perform list, costing him the first six regular-season games, the Pro Bowl cornerback still may force a trade from the New England Patriots,..." September 04

  • Patriots are 'still open' to trading Stephon Gilmore

    USA Today "The New England Patriots will be without All-Pro cornerback Stephon Gilmore heading into the 2021 regular season. At first glance, that’s simply because of his roster status. At the end of training camp, Gilmore was placed on the team’s PUP list and will miss the..." September 03