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LB Brandon Spikes Returns to Practice, OL Marcus Cannon and WR Aaron Dobson Still Out
December 5th, 2013 at 3:40 PM
As the New England Patriots continue to prepare for the Cleveland Browns Sunday, they took to the practice field. Returning to the field with the rest of the team is LB Brandon Spikes following an absence from Wednesday's practice due to a non-injury related reason.  While Spikes returned, WR Aaron Dobson...

Patriots and Browns Wednesday Practice: News and Notes
December 4th, 2013 at 7:24 PM
The Patriots had an encouraging practice on Wednesday, listing just three players who were unable to participate on the weekly practice report.  As to be expected, offensive tackle Marcus Cannon, who did not play in Sunday's game versus Houston, sat out with an ankle injury.  The only other injury-related absence...

Takeaways from New England Patriots Second Preseason Game
August 17th, 2013 at 5:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots finished their third week of the preseason with a victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their second game of the preseason. While it is preseason, there are some notable things that fans of the Patriots can takeaway from the 25-21 victory over the Buccaneers. 1. Injury,...

New England Patriots Training Camp Preview: Linebackers
July 25th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Yesterday, Patriots101.com finished up its preview of the defensive line by looking at the defensive tackle position. Today, the focus now shifts towards the second level of the Patriots defense, the linebackers. The Patriots have a history of solid linebackers since Bill Belichick took over in 2000. During their Super Bowl...

Patriots – Dolphins Week 17 Injury Report
December 28th, 2012 at 8:15 PM
Tight ends Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez are among 20 Patriots listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Miami Dolphins. New England Patriots (11-4) Doubtful: CB Marquice Cole (finger) Questionable: S Patrick Chung (shoulder/hamstring), G Dan Connolly (back), CB Alfonzo Dennard (hamstring/knee), DB Nate Ebner (hamstring), TE Rob Gronkowski (forearm/hip), TE Aaron Hernandez (ankle), LB Dont'a...

Injuries Piling up as Patriots are Once Again Thin in the Secondary
December 28th, 2012 at 9:28 AM
Aqib Talib grabbed his hip after seeing just one play on defense and missed the entire second half with a hip injury that had been ailing him since he hurt it against the San Francisco 49ers.  With Alfonzo Dennard also down and Marquice Cole suffering an injury against the Jaguars, the...

New England Patriots Pick up Olympic Sprinter Jeff Demps
August 17th, 2012 at 1:21 PM
Former University of Florida Gator Jeff Demps may not have had the kind of April he wanted, but he sure is having a heck of a July. After not getting picked up in the 2012 NFL Draft, Demps quit football momentarily to focus on track and the upcoming Olympics in London. Combined...

New England Patriots Sign Veteran Linebacker
April 5th, 2012 at 10:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** Bobby Carpenter, a former first round draft pick of the Dallas Cowboys, has been picked up as a free agent by the New England Patriots although he may have a tough time making the roster this season. Terms of the deal were not announced. Carpenter was drafted out of Ohio...

Brandon Spikes Goes Under the Knife
February 21st, 2012 at 10:56 PM
New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes broke the news that on the morning of February 21 he went under the knife. To be more accurate, that would be the scope. ***PHOTO1*** Spikes, who missed seven regular season games with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his knee, tweeted "Surgery this am!!!! (yes,...

New England Patriots Rob Gronkowski Hits the Practice Field
February 2nd, 2012 at 11:18 PM
ESPN showed a clip of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski limping big time to the presser podium today.  ***PHOTO1*** But fear not, Patriots fans, Gronk was having a bit of fun. Typical. The 22-year-old record setter practiced today for the first time since injuring his ankle in the AFC Championship...

New England Patriots Tom Brady Back at Practice
January 19th, 2012 at 5:53 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** After missing practice yesterday, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was back out on the field today. Nursing his left shoulder injury on Wednesday, Brady prepared for Sunday's AFC championship contest against the Baltimore Ravens in other ways. “When I miss a practice, you just try to do others thing to get...

Analysis: New England Patriots Can’t Fall into Fourth Quarter Trap
December 16th, 2011 at 2:23 PM
 ***PHOTO1***  With a win on Sunday, the New England Patriots will not only end the Denver Broncos' six-game winning streak, but also clinch a spot in the playoffs for the 13th time since Robert Kraft became the owner 18 years ago. But beating the Broncos since Tim Tebow began starting under center in...

New England Patriots Release Injury Report
December 8th, 2011 at 4:31 PM
 ***PHOTO1***  After missing several weeks of practice and games, New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes was out on the field today, reported Patriots.com. He was limited in participation, as was wide receiver Wes Welker, apparently did not have the soft arm cast on his right wrist during practice. New England did not...

Report from the New England Patriots M.A.S.H. Unit
November 19th, 2011 at 5:37 PM
***PHOTO1***The New England Patriots have declared linebackers Dane Fletcher (thumb) and Brandon Spikes (knee) out of Monday night's matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs at Gillette Stadium. Barring a miraculous healing between now and game time, you can add cornerback Devin McCourty to the list. The fact that he's even listed...

New England Patriots Wrap up Training Camp Practices
August 21st, 2011 at 1:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots walked through their final day of training camp practices on August 21, with several key players finally being able to return. Defensive end Shaun Ellis (hip), wide receivers Brandon Tate (hamstring) and Julian Edelman, and safety James Sanders were on hand as the team prepared for the third...

New England Patriots Training Camp Notes
August 16th, 2011 at 6:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth was not seen anywhere near the New England Patriots practice field again on August 16th and he hasn't been visible since August 4. The team is being characteristically closed-mouthed, leading to speculation among the media and the fans that the former Washington Redskin, who was acquired early in camp, is injured,...

New England Patriots Training Camp Notes
August 9th, 2011 at 5:54 PM
Most National Football League head coaches have a policy that players who do not practice during the week do not get into the line-up on game day in the pre-season. The list of the walking wounded in camp on August 9 means that the New England Patriots fans won't get to see many...

Tom Brady Holds Court at New England Patriots Camp
August 5th, 2011 at 7:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** Tom Brady, the reigning Most Valuable Player in the National Football League, held court for reporters after the New England Patriots afternoon practice on August 5 and said that the lockout and the resulting time lost left everyone with a lot of catching up to do. "The team is behind the normal...

Sergio Brown Ready for Big Year with New England Patriots
July 11th, 2011 at 2:59 PM
Former New England Patriots Head Coach Ron Meyer used to define opportunity as the intersection of hard work and preparation. Patriots current defensive back and special teams player Sergio Brown is a prime example of how the theory works in practice. Brown (6'2, 210) was an undrafted free agent last season who didn't survive...