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New England Patriots Vs San Diego Chargers Preview
December 3rd, 2014 at 5:07 PM
This Sunday Night, the New England Patriots will take on the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego at 8:30 pm. ***PHOTO1*** The game will feature the quarterbacks with the two best records in the final four games of the season. Brady is 40-8 in the final four games of...

Rob Gronkowski Tears ACL and MCL, Officially Done for the Year
December 9th, 2013 at 3:14 PM
A Monday morning MRI has confirmed Patriots fans' worst nightmare; according to multiple reports, New England's star tight end Rob Gronkowski has suffered both a torn anterior cruciate ligament, and medial collateral ligament, ending his season.   Gronkowski was carted off of Gillette Stadium Sunday and would not get the opportunity to...

Quick Hit Roster Update for the Patriots
November 26th, 2013 at 6:39 PM
Perhaps no team in the NFL tinkers with the bottom of the roster as much as Bill Belichick.   ESPN Boston reports that New England has waived rookie free agent cornerback Justin Green out of Illinois.  Green had been promoted from the practice squad to the active roster for Sunday's game...

Rob Gronkowski Apologizes for Racial Slur Directed Toward Fan
November 15th, 2013 at 4:45 PM
Earlier this week, Patriots101.com reported that a video surfaced from TMZ which contained New England Patriot tight end Rob Gronkowski making racial remarks towards an Asian fan wearing a Gronkowski jersey. The event occurred at a bar in Foxborough, MA on Sunday during a Q&A session with the tight end.  In the...

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...

Tom Brady, Pats Offense Gets Back on Track in Win Over the Pittsburgh Steelers
November 4th, 2013 at 4:50 PM
    Despite entering Sunday’s contest with an impressive 6-2 record and quality wins over the New Orleans Saints and Miami Dolphins, numerous question marks lingered about the Patriots’ offensive inefficiency.  In the midst of arguably the worst statistical season of Tom Brady’s career, much had been made about New England’s entirely rebuilt...

Aqib Talib Out Sunday; Gronkowski Travels with Team
October 19th, 2013 at 6:35 PM
After a full week of preparation for the New York Jets, CB Aqib Talib was listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against their AFC East rivals. Talib had not practiced until yesterday, and even then, he was limited. Field Yates of ESPNBoston.com reports that Talib did not travel with the team and...

Agent Drew Rosenhaus Says Rob Gronkowski Has Been Cleared to Play
October 18th, 2013 at 10:17 AM
Oh, how quickly things can change. Yesterday, Drew Rosenhaus, Rob Gronkowski's agent, told the Joe Rose Show on 560 WQAM in Miami that Gronkowski had not yet been cleared by Dr. James Andrews to play in NFL games. Today, Drew Rosenhaus texted ESPN's Adam Schefter that Gronkowski has now been...

Agent of Rob Gronkowski Says That He Has not Been Cleared by Doctors
October 17th, 2013 at 9:37 PM
The injury news on Rob Gronkowski got a little murkier earlier today as Drew Rosenhaus, Gronkowski's agent, went on the Joe Rose Show on 560 WQAM in Miami.  ESPNBoston.com's Field Yates reports that Rosenhaus told Rose that Gronkowski has not yet been cleared by Dr. James Andrews to return to the playing field on...

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...

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...

Tension Building Amongst Players in the Locker Room
October 13th, 2013 at 1:20 PM
Rob Gronkowski's injury situation has been a source of frustration not only for himself but his teammates and the Patriots fan base as well. According to Pro Football Talk, ESPN's Ed Werder says that there is tension amongst the team over Gronkowski's playing situation and his constant absence from the lineup.  Werder cites...

Rob Gronkowski’s 2013 Debut was Pushed Back Due to Concern Over Forearm Surgery
October 10th, 2013 at 11:44 PM
The rumor mill just keeps churning out news pertaining to Rob Gronkowski and his return to the field for the 2013 season. According to WEEI.com, Gronkowski was not allowed to return earlier in the season because of serious concern over Tom Gill's surgery on his forearm.  As the report states, the...

Rob Gronkowski Expected to Return Sunday Versus New Orleans Saints
October 8th, 2013 at 4:16 PM
After missing the first five games of the 2013 season, it appears as if tight end Rob Gronkowski will finally be returning to the playing field. Pro Football Talk reports that Rob Gronkowski is expected to play this week against the New Orleans Saints, according to a league source.  While he...

Rob Gronkowski Unlikely to Play Sunday Versus Cincinnati Bengals
October 4th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
The Rob Gronkowski rumor mill has been busy so far in the last couple of weeks. It started with the story that he and the Patriots were not seeing eye-to-eye on his return. Then he missed Sunday's game. Finally, he disputed the story of a rift between him and the Patriots...

Patriots Place Vince Wilfork on IR; Cut TE Zach Sudfeld
October 3rd, 2013 at 6:00 PM
In another form or roster moves, the New England Patriots have put nose tackle Vince Wilfork on injured reserve. Putting him on injured reserve will officially end his season. Wilfork tore his right achilles and was not expected to return this season anyway. In a shocking move, Pro Football Talk reports that...

Rob Gronkowski Disputes Rift Between Himself and Patriots
October 2nd, 2013 at 3:30 PM
Early last week it was reported that tight end Rob Gronkowski and the New England Patriots were not seeing eye-to-eye in regards to when Gronkowski should've returned to the playing field.  Earlier today, Nick Underhill of MassLive.com reports that Gronkowski says there is no rift between him and the Patriots.  It was...

New England Patriots and Rob Gronkowski not Seeing Eye-to-eye
September 28th, 2013 at 5:00 PM
Rob Gronkowski's injury history has been one of the more polarizing items of this NFL offseason. It has also been a hot button topic since the beginning of the season, especially with the struggles of the Patriots offense so far this season. According to Pro Football Talk and the Boston Herald's...

Rob Gronkowski and Danny Amendola Both Out Sunday Versus Atlanta Falcons
September 28th, 2013 at 4:27 PM
The status of tight end Rob Gronkowski and wide receiver Danny Amendola have both been in doubt as the week has progressed. Some thought that Amendola was probably still a week away, while there was optimism that Gronkowski would play after being listed as questionable last week versus the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. According...