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Miami Dolphins Vs. New England Patriots: Patriots Gameday
December 15th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Week 15 Dec. 15th, 2013 Miami Dolphins New England Patriots Game Details Time: 1:00 PM EDT Stadium: Sun Life Stadium (Miami, FL) Broadcast: CBS Game Conditions Weather: Mostly Cloudy Temperature: 81°F – 85°F Wind: WSW 10-12 MPH Key Injuries Q – Jamar Taylor Q – Reshad Jones P – Paul Soliai P – Brandon Fields P – Chris Clemons P – Nolan Carroll Q – Aaron Dobson Q – Nate...

Rob Gronkowski Makes No Excuse for Final Play of Game
November 19th, 2013 at 3:21 PM
On the last play of the game in the New England Patriots 24-20 defeat to the Carolina Panthers, tight end Rob Gronkowski seemed to be held or interfered with by Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly in he end zone. As the ball was thrown in the end zone, Gronkowski was unable to...

Controversy Clouds New England Patriots 24-20 Loss to Carolina Panthers
November 19th, 2013 at 12:22 AM
The New England Patriots could not complete the fourth quarter comeback in Carolina as the Patriots fell to the Carolina Panthers by a score of 24-20. However, the loss comes with controversy. With three seconds left in the game Brady threw the ball into the end zone for tight end...

New England Patriots-Carolina Panthers Injury Report: Thursday
November 14th, 2013 at 9:58 PM
The first injury report of the week has been released and there are not too many surprises for either team.  As expected, Steve Gregory has been listed as a non-participant in practice, especially since he has missed the last two days as he heals from a broken thumb.  Meanwhile, Aqib Talib, Rob Gronkowski...

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...

New England Patriots Demolish Pittsburgh Steelers 55-31 for Seventh Victory
November 3rd, 2013 at 8:42 PM
The New England Patriots and QB Tom Brady haven't played well on offense for most of the season. Before they took the field against the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Patriots ranked 19th in the league in yards per game and 16th in points per game. After today's game, that ranking will surely...

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....

New England Patriots-Miami Dolphins Injury Report: Friday
October 25th, 2013 at 4:47 PM
The final injury report has come out before Sunday's game against the Miami Dolphins and not much has changed over the week. As expected Tommy Kelly and Leon Washington are listed as out since they did not practice all week.  The more noticeable names on the list are Danny Amendola and Aqib Talib...

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...

Special Teams Error Dooms New England Patriots in 30-27 OT Loss to New York Jets
October 20th, 2013 at 5:54 PM
The New York Jets gave the New England Patriots their second loss of the season. After the Patriots forced overtime with a Stephen Gostkowski field goal with 19 seconds left in the game, the Patriots gave the New York Jets the win, ironically, off a special teams blunder. Jets kicker Nick...

New England Patriots-New York Jets Injury Report: Friday Update
October 18th, 2013 at 5:06 PM
The last practice report of the week has come out and confirmed plenty of injuries for Sunday's game.  -As expected WR Danny Amendola, DT Tommy Kelly and RB Leon Washington are all ruled out for Sunday's game versus the New York Jets. All three have not practiced all week. -With the news...

New England Patriots-New York Jets Injury Report
October 16th, 2013 at 4:51 PM
The first edition of the injury report has come out for Week 7's game between the New England Patriots and New York Jets. The biggest news, of course, is that linebacker Jerod Mayo was placed on IR earlier today, ending his season. -Among the other notable injuries Danny Amendola and Dan Connolly...

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...