On November 19, 2000, Winfield further aggravated his shoulder injury during a 21–17 victory at the Kansas City Chiefs. As expected, the rookie drew the start at strong safety and more than held his own, helping limit legendary Saints signal-caller Drew Brees to 160 yards passing on 5.3 yards per attempt and the New Orleans ground attack to 2.4 yards per rush. On November 5, 2000, Winfield sustained a shoulder injury during a 16–13 win at the New England Patriots. [20], On March 5, 2004, the Minnesota Vikings signed Winfield to a six-year, $34.8 million contract that includes a signing bonus of $10.8 million. © 2005-2020 CBS INTERACTIVE. On September 23, 2001, Winfield recorded three combined tackles, a pass deflection, forced a fumble, and intercepted a pass by Colts’ quarterback Peyton Manning during a 42–26 loss at the Indianapolis Colts in Week 2. On July 23, 2009 the Vikings signed Winfield to a new five-year, $36 million contract. He was assigned number 21 due to starting fullback Michael Robinson having already been assigned 26 in 2010. He executes the defense, he has great instincts. Antoine Winfield Career Stats | NFL.com. [38], Winfield's son, Antoine Jr., is a defensive back for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Winfield totaled 11 tackles (eight solo), including one sack, in the Buccaneers' 31-17 win over the Panthers on Sunday. Discover what happened on this day. He started alongside his former Ohio State teammate Nate Clements. Antoine Winfield Jr., SS, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, stats and updates at CBSSports.com. NFL and the NFL shield design are registered trademarks of the National Football League.The team names, logos and uniform designs are registered trademarks of the teams indicated. Through three career games, Winfield looks like the player raised under the tutelage of a former Pro Bowl cornerback that he is and appears to be a natural fit for coordinator Todd Bowles' aggressive scheme, one the 22-year-old reportedly picked up on quickly in training camp. Winfield was inactive for two games (Weeks 14–15) due to an ankle injury. In Week 9, Winfield collected a season-high nine combined tackles during a 23–20 victory against the New York Jets. [1] Head coach Wade Phillips named Winfield the third cornerback in the depth chart to begin the regular season, behind veterans Thomas Smith and Ken Irvin. Winfield totaled six tackles (four solo), including a sack, and also defensed a pass in the Buccaneers' 28-10 win over the Broncos on Sunday. The 1970s were a "pivot of change", it was an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The rookie, the namesake of the three-time Pro Bowler who actually recorded an interception off current Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady, notes he's used to having to prepare for multiple roles within a defense, having played nickel corner and both safety positions throughout his four-year career at the University of Minnesota. He is regarded as one of the most physical corners in the league, known for his bone-jarring hits, and was ranked by Peter King of Sports Illustrated as the 31st best player in the NFL. [15] In Week 3, Winfield collected a season-high nine combined tackles during a 28–23 loss at the Denver Broncos in Week 3. He was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the first round of the 1999 NFL Draft. On November 24, 2000, the Buffalo Bills placed Winfield on injured reserve after it was discovered he had a torn labrum cartilage in his right shoulder that would require surgery. [14], Winfield returned as a starting cornerback in 2002. Winfield, who's enjoying a standout camp, is being prepped to play both safety and slot corner during his rookie season, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports. [36], Winfield signed with the Seattle Seahawks on April 17, 2013 to a one-year, $3 million contract. [14], Defensive coordinator Jerry Gray retained Winfield and Nate Clements the starting cornerback duo in 2003. Winfield recorded five tackles (four solo) and one defensed pass in the Buccaneers' 20-19 loss to the Bears on Thursday night. [16] He finished the season with 56 combined tackles (51 solo) and seven pass deflections in 13 games and 13 starts. 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Winfield's standout plays in Sunday's practice included a pass breakup in the end zone during red-zone period, and Carmen Vitali of the team's official site reports he followed it up with two big hits and an interception in Monday's session. Winfield received an athletic scholarship to attend Ohio State University, where he played for the Ohio State Buckeyes football team from 1995 to 1998. Winfield sacked Colts’ quarterback Peyton Manning for a six-yard loss during the first quarter. Team Round PK(OVR) TAM: 2: 13(45) 2019 NCAA Football Stats. The following browsers are supported: Chrome, Edge (v80 and later), Firefox and Safari. [17] On October 5, 2003, Winfield collected a season-high 12 combined tackles (11 solo) as the Bills defeated the Cincinnati Bengals 22–16. [19] Winfield started in all 16 games in 2003 and recorded a career-high 107 combined tackles (92 solo), 11 pass deflections, two forced fumbles, one sack, and an interception. All other NFL-related trademarks are trademarks of the National Football League. Antoine Duane Winfield Sr. (born June 24, 1977) is a former American football cornerback who played 14 years in the National Football League (NFL). [29] In Week 12, Winfield made nine combined tackles, a season-high three pass deflections, and intercepted a pass by Trent Dilfer as the Vikings defeated the Cleveland Browns 24–12.[30]. "[There is] a lot of volume of information passed to him - he handles it really well. The Buffalo Bills selected Winfield in the first round (23rd overall pick) of the 1999 NFL Draft, and he played for the Bills from 1999 to 2003. [7] He finished his rookie season in 1999 with 40 combined tackles and two interceptions in 16 games and two starts. [10][11], On January 8, 2001, the Buffalo Bills fired head coach Wade Phillips after they finished with an 8–8 record in 2000. Through two games, Winfield now has 17 total tackles, a pass breakup and Sunday's sack, confirming his top-shelf IDP value. You can't stay out of practice very long [or] you're going to get beat out by him.". "He just makes plays every day," said coach Bruce Arians. [13] He started in all 16 games in 2001 and recorded 80 combined tackles (68 solo), nine pass deflections, and two interceptions. [14], Head coach Mike Tice named Winfield and newly acquired free agent Fred Smoot the starting cornerbacks to begin 2005. Winfield's run-stopping efforts helped keep the Panthers to 3.6 yards per rush, including 3.3 for All-Pro back Christian McCaffrey before he exited the contest in the fourth quarter with an ankle injury. He attended Garfield High School in his hometown of Akron. [28] On November 6, 2005, Winfield collected a season-high 14 combined tackles (11 solo), deflected two passes, and made an interception off Lions’ quarterback Joey Harrington during a 27–14 win against the Detroit Lions in Week 9. [9], Winfield entered training camp slated as a starting cornerback after Thomas Smith departed during free agency and signed with the Chicago Bears. Antoine Winfield. NFL footage © NFL Productions LLC. The rookie safety has immediately looked at home in coordinator Todd Bowles' scheme, leading to him recording the second-highest tackle tally on the Buccaneers in the victory. We take you to the Wayback Machine to Week 4 of the 2009 NFL season, and a Packers 30-23 loss to the Vikings in which Rodgers completed 26 of 37 passes for 384 yards, two touchdowns, and one interception. [35], Winfield was released by the Minnesota Vikings on March 12, 2013 in a move to clear $7.25 million in salary cap space. After making the 2010 Pro Bowl squad, he made an interception that led to a touchdown in an NFC 55–41 victory. Antoine Winfield Jr. S; Sophomore; 5-9⅛, 203 lbs; Minnesota; Scouts Grade; Position Rank; Overall Rank; Arm Length 30-1/8" Hand Size 9-1/2" 40-YD Dash 4.45; Conference TBD; 2020 Draft Pick Info. He played college football for Ohio State University, earning consensus All-American honors and winning the Jim Thorpe Award. Winfield repeatedly demonstrated his extremely well-rounded game during training camp practices, and his elevated tackle total in his first game as a pro appears to be an extension of the upside he demonstrated this summer.

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