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Rob Gronkowski Makes Racial Remarks Towards Asian Fan
November 13th, 2013 at 1:41 PM
Everyone knows Rob Gronkowski loves to go out and enjoy the nightlife. Unfortunately, his busy nightlife has seen him appear in tabloid headlines for the wrong reasons. Unfortunately for the Patriots, Gronkowski made the headlines for the wrong reasons once again.  As reported by ESPN on ESPNBoston.com yesterday, TMZ has a...

Safety Steve Gregory Lone Absentee at Practice
November 12th, 2013 at 1:03 PM
After having six days off from the football field, the New England Patriots returned to the practice field on Tuesday as they begin their preparation for the Carolina Panthers.  Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com reports that safety Steve Gregory was the lone absentee as the team took the practice field earlier today....

Alfonzo Dennard Gets Second Continuance on Hearing
November 8th, 2013 at 1:38 PM
New England Patriots CB Alfonzo Dennard has certainly been busy in the offseason, however, for the wrong reasons. There were already character concerns before he entered the league and hasn't done much to change that perception of him. In Dennard's latest run-in with the law, Field Yates of ESPNBoston.com reports that...

Stephen Gostkowski Named AFC Special Teams Player of the Month
October 31st, 2013 at 2:08 PM
For his efforts during the month of October, New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski was named AFC Special Teams Player of the Month earlier today by the NFL.  Gostkowski was perfect during the month of October, going 9-for-9 on field goal attempts. His best game of the month was against the...

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger: “Brady is the QB Best in the NFL”
October 30th, 2013 at 3:37 PM
Tom Brady's accolades and ability to win speak for themselves. After being drafted in the seventh round of the NFL Draft and leading the Patriots to it's first Super Bowl title the year after being drafted. Since then he has set numerous records and won three Super Bowls in total....

Tom Brady Upset Over Loss, Especially to New York Jets
October 21st, 2013 at 4:00 PM
The New England Patriots and New York Jets have had quite the rivalry since Rex Ryan has become the head man of the Jets. The teams have been pretty evenly matched when they have met up over the past several years. Yesterday, the Jets 30-27 overtime win gave them a...

Dont’a Hightower Will Take Over Defensive Huddle for New England Patriots
October 16th, 2013 at 3:34 PM
The loss of Jerod Mayo to season ending surgery on his pectoral muscle is a huge blow to a New England Patriots defense that has played well this year. With Mayo on the sideline, the question becomes who will make the defensive calls for the Patriots in place of the...

New England Patriots Work Out Four Players Earlier Today
October 15th, 2013 at 6:46 PM
The New England Patriots came out of Sunday's thrilling victory over the New Orleans Saints battered and bruised. Among the notable players who were injured are wide receiver Danny Amendola, cornerback Aqib Talib and linebacker Jerod Mayo. Earlier today, Field Yates of ESPNBoston.com tweeted that the Patriots brought in a trio...

New England Patriots Trying to Contain Leaks
October 15th, 2013 at 6:33 PM
The New England Patriots haven't been known to talk much while under the control of owner Robert Kraft and head coach Bill Belichick. They usually offer little information on injuries or any bulletin board material when facing an opponent. Therefore, it was surprising to hear unnamed sources talking about the...

Tom Brady Dispells Angst in Locker Room Over Rob Gronkowski’s Continued Absence
October 15th, 2013 at 1:07 PM
Much has been made about Rob Gronkowski's absence from the past couple of Sundays despite participating in every practice since the season has started. This past Sunday a source told ESPN's Ed Werder that teammates were curious and annoyed about how Gronkowski was practicing a lot during the week but then...

Bill Belichick Says Players Practicing but not Playing is Common
October 14th, 2013 at 7:27 PM
After reports came out that Patriots players are confused and annoyed that Rob Gronkowski has been practicing but not playing on Sunday, Bill Belichick addressed reporters about the subject earlier today. Pro Football Talk reports that Belichick says what Gronkowski does is a pretty common occurrence in the NFL. Specifically, his quote read, “There...

New England Patriots Release DT Andre Neblett After Signing Him on Wednesday
October 12th, 2013 at 5:47 PM
The New England Patriots are going into Sunday's game with little depth at the defensive tackle position. With Tommy Kelly being ruled out for Sunday and Vince Wilfork out for the year, the team is left with first year players and rookies.  After signing defensive tackle Andre Neblett on Wednesday, the...

Jamie Collins Returns and Other Practice Notes from Friday
October 11th, 2013 at 2:44 PM
As Brian Lowe of Patriots.com reports, Jamie Collins returned to the practice field earlier today. Collins, like Michael Buchanan missed a day of practice due to a non-injury related reason.  Meanwhile, Tommy Kelly and Leon Washington both missed their third consecutive day of practice today. Both players status for Sunday's game...

New England Patriots-New Orleans Saints Injury Report: Thursday Update
October 10th, 2013 at 11:18 PM
The injury report has been updated after Thursday's practice and not much has changed. The only notable change is the fact that Michael Buchanan was taken off the injury report and was replaced by Jamie Collins. Similar to Buchanan, the absence of Collins is due to a non-injury related reason. Meanwhile,...

Michael Buchanan Returns to Practice, Jamie Collins Absent; Other Thursday Practice Notes
October 10th, 2013 at 3:09 PM
Michael Buchanan was a notable absentee yesterday and the reason was unknown. As the injury report came out, however, it was thankfully due to a non-injury related reason.  As the New England Patriots took the practice field today, Buchanan was back at practice and fully participated. Meanwhile, the Patriots continued to...

New England Patriots-New Orleans Saints Injury Report
October 9th, 2013 at 7:49 PM
The injury report for the New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints have released their first injury report of the week. -As written in a post earlier today, three players missed practice today. RB Leon Washington, DT Tommy Kelly and DE Michael Buchanan were the three players who did not participate...

Stevan Ridley Returns to Practice; Three Others Absent Wednesday
October 9th, 2013 at 2:00 PM
The New England Patriots took the field Wednesday to begin their preparation for Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints. The Patriots received some good news as they hit the practice field Wednesday as running back Stevan Ridley was back at practice after missing all of last week with a...

Patriots Re-sign Kanorris Davis and Ja’Gared Davis to Practice Squad; Sign DT Andre Neblett
October 9th, 2013 at 1:24 PM
The New England Patriots continue to tweak with the later portion of their roster as they look for the right 53-man roster. After making several moves last week, the Patriots have announced via their website that they have re-signed safety Kanorris Davis and linebacker Ja'Gared Davis to the practice squad. Both...

Patriots Continue to Make Roster Moves
October 7th, 2013 at 5:30 PM
The New England Patriots have been busy fiddling around with the end of their roster over the past week or so with the addition of wide receiver Austin Collie and the release of cornerback Marquice Cole and tight end Zach Sudfeld.  Today, the Patriots continued to make more roster moves as...

New England Patriots Lose to Cincinnati Bengals 13-6, Tom Brady Cites “silly Execution Errors” as the Reason
October 6th, 2013 at 9:51 PM
The New England Patriots dropped their first game of the season earlier today in a defensive battle with the Cincinnati Bengals. Tom Brady had a difficult day as he and the offense played through poor weather that included frequent showers throughout the game. The Bengals pulled off the victory after Bengals...