|National Football League|
|Dec. 27 2:04 PM PT3:04 PM MT4:04 PM CT5:04 PM ET22:04 GMT6:04 AM 北京时间3:04 PM MST5:04 PM EST4:04 PM CT2:04 UAE (+1)17:04 ET20:04 - The New England Patriots released wide receiver Austin Collie for the second time this season on Friday.
Analysis: Collie, who contributed to the team's Oct. 13 comeback victory over New Orleans, became expendable with rookie receiver Aaron Dobson returning from injury last week and with fellow rookie Kenbrell Thompkins close to a return.
|Dec. 5 11:32 AM PT12:32 PM MT1:32 PM CT2:32 PM ET19:32 GMT3:32 AM 北京时间12:32 PM MST2:32 PM EST1:32 PM CT23:32 UAE14:32 ET17:32 - The New England Patriots have re-signed wide receiver Austin Collie.
Analysis: Collie played four games this season before being released after hurting his knee in a 55-31 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Nov. 3. He had three catches after signing with the Patriots as a free agent Oct. 3. Two of those came on the winning drive in a 30-27 win over the New Orleans Saints.
|Oct. 4 10:08 AM PT11:08 AM MT12:08 PM CT1:08 PM ET17:08 GMT1:08 AM 北京时间10:08 AM MST12:08 PM EST12:08 PM CT21:08 UAE13:08 ET16:08 - Collie is excited about his opportunity with the New England Patriots. The wide receiver, signed on Thursday to help bolster a youthful receiving corps, is also in awe of the culture he now is a part of.
Analysis: Collie was in training camp with San Francisco but was released. He spent his first four seasons in Indianapolis, where he had 15 touchdowns in his first two seasons, but was limited to one game last year after rupturing his patellar tendon.
|Oct. 3 2:36 PM PT3:36 PM MT4:36 PM CT5:36 PM ET21:36 GMT5:36 AM 北京时间2:36 PM MST4:36 PM EST4:36 PM CT1:36 UAE (+1)17:36 ET20:36 - The New England Patriots have signed four-year veteran Austin Collie to add experience to their young wide receiver corps. Collie spent his first four seasons with the Indianapolis Colts before signing as a free agent with San Francisco last Aug. 2. He had been a free agent since the 49ers released him Aug. 31.
Analysis: He was a productive wide receiver out of the slot in his first three seasons but had at least three concussions since November 2010 and left another game with concussion-like symptoms. He missed three games early last season because of a concussion and played in just one game before rupturing the patellar tendon in his right knee.
|Sep. 1 10:23 PM PT11:23 PM MT12:23 AM CT1:23 AM ET5:23 GMT1:23 PM 北京时间10:23 PM MST12:23 AM EST12:23 AM CT9:23 UAE1:23 ET4:23 - The 49ers waives Collie on Saturday.
Analysis: Collie is trying to return from a ruptured right patellar tendon that limited to one game with the Colts last year.
|Aug. 2 4:40 PM PT5:40 PM MT6:40 PM CT7:40 PM ET23:40 GMT7:40 AM 北京时间4:40 PM MST6:40 PM EST6:40 PM CT3:40 UAE (+1)19:40 ET22:40 - The San Francisco 49ers signed Collie and Lavelle Hawkins to one-year deals Friday after both veteran free agents worked out for the team earlier in the day.
Analysis: Collie played the past four seasons with the Indianapolis Colts, but appeared in only one game last year due to injury. He had 173 receptions during his first three seasons with the Colts.
|Feb. 15 2:25 PM PT3:25 PM MT4:25 PM CT5:25 PM ET22:25 GMT6:25 AM 北京时间3:25 PM MST5:25 PM EST4:25 PM CT2:25 UAE (+1)17:25 ET20:25 - The Indianapolis Colts said Friday they will not re-sign former league sacks champion Dwight Freeney or the oft-injured Collie.
Analysis: Both will become unrestricted free agents next month. Collie just couldn't stay healthy. He wound up on season-ending injured reserve in September with a ruptured patellar tendon in his right knee and there were continual concerns about a series of concussions he had.