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Chad Scott | Defensive Back

Team: New England Patriots
Age / DOB:  (44) / 9/6/1974
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 205
College: Maryland
Drafted: 1997 / Rd. 1 (24) / PIT

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Patriots placed CB Chad Scott (knee) on injured reserve, ending his season.
Scott had been projected to start while Asante Samuel held out, and play a key role in the nickel defense once Samuel caved. The Patriots could now increase Eugene Wilson or Brandon Meriweather's reps at corner. Randall Gay and Ellis Hobbs would be the starters if Week 1 was today. Mon, Jul 30, 2007 06:42:00 PM

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Chad Scott had to be carted off the Patriots' practice field after suffering what is believed to be a knee injury Friday.

Scott was penciled to start as long as Asante Samuel holds out. The Pats have tons of cornerbacks on their roster, including promising Randall Gay.
Fri, Jul 27, 2007 07:09:00 PM

Chad Scott is expected to be the Patriots' starting cornerback opposite Ellis Hobbs as long as Asante Samuel is not under contract.

Randall Gay would step in as the nickel. Tory James, Eddie Jackson, Willie Andrews, and safety Eugene Wilson are the team's other options at corner.
Mon, Jul 16, 2007 04:52:00 PM

Chad Scott will be New England's starting free safety in Week 10.

Usual starter Eugene Wilson will likely miss his fifth straight game with a lingering hamstring injury. Scott had been starting at cornerback, but Ellis Hobbs now will move back into the first-team lineup.
Thu, Nov 9, 2006 12:11:00 PM

Patriots CB Chad Scott is expected to start in Week 4.

T.J. Houshmandzadeh should have a big day against the ten-year veteran. Newly-signed Hank Poteat will likely play the nickel position. If Chris Henry is active Sunday, get him in your lineup.
Sat, Sep 30, 2006 08:02:00 PM

Patriots re-signed CB Chad Scott.

So that's who they are saving their cap space for. Scott, a former Steeler who earned significant playing time last September before getting hurt, will battle just to earn a roster spot.
Wed, Mar 22, 2006 09:20:00 PM

Patriots placed CB Chad Scott on injured reserve with a shoulder injury, ending his season.

Scott was no world beater, but Bill Belichick trusted him with significant playing time early. Their Patriots are very thin in the secondary if Tyrone Poole and Randall Gay don't come back this week.
Wed, Oct 12, 2005 02:15:00 PM

Patriots signed cornerback Chad Scott.

New England torched Scott in the 2004 AFC Championship as the veteran continued to struggle with injuries. The Patriots have a ton of cornerbacks, so he's not guaranteed a roster spot.
Tue, Apr 26, 2005 04:24:00 PM

Steelers released cornerback Chad Scott.

Scott was a useful starter for over six years in Pittsburgh before injuries struck in 2004. They'll save $9 million against the salary cap with the move. They could use a cornerback or two this offseason.
Fri, Feb 25, 2005 04:07:00 PM

Steelers cornerback Chad Scott is a candidate to be released this offseason.

His salary cap number is expected to be over $4 million. He had a terrible AFC Championship and was injured for most of the season.
Tue, Jan 25, 2005 09:44:00 AM

Steelers cornerback Chad Scott will return to the lineup this weekend - as a starter.

Usual starter Deshea Townsend will miss the game with a broken wrist. Scott tore in his quadriceps in late October and has been hobbled since.
Tue, Dec 28, 2004 04:21:00 PM

Injured starters cornerback Chad Scott and linebacker Kendrell will miss this week's game again.

Scott hasn't played in seven weeks. Bell has only played three games all season.
Wed, Dec 8, 2004 12:08:00 PM

The Steelers believe cornerback Chad Scott is four weeks away from returning from a quadriceps injury.

Wed, Nov 3, 2004 01:11:00 PM

Chad Scott will miss 'only' 4-6 weeks with a slight tear in his quadriceps.

Pittsburgh feared their starting cornerback was done for the season. Scott will rehab the injury without surgery and stay on the Steelers roster.
Thu, Oct 21, 2004 12:54:00 PM

Steelers cornerback Chad Scott is expected to miss the season with a right knee injury.

Teams will attack the Steelers with deep passes this season. Rookie Ricardo Colclough looks likely to take over the starting job.
Mon, Oct 18, 2004 12:54:00 PM

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