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Why the New England Patriots Should Go All in for Andre Johnson
January 30th, 2014 at 7:11 PM
On Tuesday, Tom E. Curran of Comcast Sportsnet reported that the Patriots expressed interest in the possibility of acquiring star receiver Larry Fitzgerald from the Arizona Cardinals this past offseason.   ***PHOTO1*** Since then, the story has created a media frenzy in the Boston market, and not surprisingly, has fans salivating over a...

Will New England Take a Look at Recently Released Ed Reed?
November 12th, 2013 at 5:01 PM
In a surprising bit of NFL news, the Houston Texans released veteran free-safety Ed Reed Tuesday.  After starting the season 2-0, the Texans are officially in a tailspin, having lost seven consecutive contests and now just one game clear of the recently winless Jacksonville Jaguars. In March, Houston signed Reed to...

Road to Super Bowl XLVII: Divisional Round Playoff Schedule
January 12th, 2013 at 11:13 AM
The divisional round of the NFL playoffs takes place this weekend pitting the top two seeds in each conference against the winners of wild card weekend, playing for the right to go to their respective conference championship games. Saturday Jan. 12 - 4:30 P.M. ET  (4) Baltimore Ravens at (1) Denver Broncos:...

Road to Super Bowl 47: 2013 NFL Playoff Picture
January 3rd, 2013 at 12:30 PM
With the regular season in the books the NFL playoffs begin this week.  Here is a look at the final standings and upcoming matchups. Final Standings: AFC 1. Broncos (13-3) 2. Patriots (12-4) 3. Texans (12-4) 4. Ravens (10-6) 5. Colts (11-5) 6. Bengals (10-6) NFC 1. Falcons (13-3) 2. 49ers (11-4-1) 3. Packers (11-5) 4. Redskins (10-6) 5. Seahawks (11-5) 6. Vikings (10-6) The Broncos,...

AFC Playoff Picture After Week 15
December 19th, 2012 at 1:34 AM
Unlike the NFC, with the exception of the final playoff spot, the AFC playoff picture is pretty much set with only two games remaining in the regular season.  Standings through week 15: 1. Houston Texans (12-2) 2. Denver Broncos (11-3) 3. New England Patriots (10-4) 4. Baltimore Ravens (9-5) 5. Indianapolis Colts (9-5) 6. Cincinnati Bengals (8-6) In...

Patriots Destroy Texans in Foxboro 42-14
December 11th, 2012 at 1:43 PM
When Tom Brady comes into work this week he will enter with the recollection of a quintessential, picturesque annihilation of a foe deemed at the outset worthy of playing tit for tat with the Patriots but who left looking defective and inadequate to even be mentioned in the same sentence as the...

Chandler Jones Says He is Ready to Play Monday Night
December 10th, 2012 at 2:41 AM
DE Chandler Jones, who is officially listed as questionable for Monday night's game against the Houston Texans, says that he is ready to play. Jones has missed the past two games with an ankle injury. "Ready to play against the Texans," Jones said.  "We went out there and we won a championship...

Week 13 Wrap up: AFC Playoff Picture
December 4th, 2012 at 2:09 AM
With the Baltimore loss to the Steelers, New England now moves in to a three-way tie with Baltimore and Denver for second place in the AFC. 1. Houston Texans (11-1) 2. New England Patriots (9-3) 3. Baltimore Ravens (9-3) 4. Denver Broncos (9-3) 5. Indianapolis Colts (8-4) 6. Pittsburg Steelers (7-5) In the hunt: Bengals (7-5), Jets...

Tom Brady No. 4 on the NFL Network’s Top 100 List
June 28th, 2012 at 9:31 PM
 ***PHOTO1***  New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady was named the fourth-best NFL player by the NFL Network in its top 100 list. Brady, who is considered the third-best quarterback on the list, took the top spot just last year. The NFL Network named Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers to the...

Jabar Gaffney Headed Back to New England
May 2nd, 2012 at 5:45 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** As if the New England Patriots need another, they've added one more wide receiver to the lengthy list. Jabar Gaffney, who donned a Patriot jersey from 2006-08, is back, reported ESPN's Josina Anderson. Gaffney, who signed a two-year contract, makes 10 (Wes Welker, Brandon Lloyd, Deion Branch, Donte' Stallworth, Anthony Gonzalez, Julien...

Odds Against New York Giants Repeating as Champs
February 7th, 2012 at 1:07 AM
Super Bowl XLVI had been over for less than 24 hours, and the line was already out on who would win the 2013 National Football League championship. If you guessed the New York Giants or the New England Patriots topped the chart, you're wrong. The gambling site Bovada.lv installed the the Super Bowl XLV winning Green...

New England Patriots Blow Out the Denver Broncos to Advance to AFC Championship
January 14th, 2012 at 11:36 PM
In a game that hardly lived up to all of the hype, the New England Patriots destroyed the post season dreams of the Denver Broncos by blowing them out of Gillette Stadium 45-10 on Saturday night in an American Conference divisional contest. By winning the game, the Patriots also garnered the right to host the winner of Sunday's other divisional game between the Houston Texans...

It Will Be Tebow Time Next Saturday Night in Foxboro
January 8th, 2012 at 8:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots have a date next Saturday night at Gillette Stadium with the Denver Broncos, who scored a touchdown on the first play in overtime to advance to the American Conference Divisional round of the playoffs. This was the first extra period played under the new rules in the National Football League designed to eliminate the one-possession win. Ironically, it was the Broncos and Steelers who played the NFL's first...

McDaniels to Start New Job on Sunday; Playoff Picture in Sharper Focus
January 7th, 2012 at 9:21 PM
Adam Schefter, a National Football League Insider for ESPN, is reporting that not only have the New England Patriots and Josh McDaniels agreed to terms, but the new offensive assistant will begin his duties in Foxboro as early as tomorrow (Sunday). McDaniels, the Patriots offensive coordinator until he left in 2009 to become the head coach of the Denver Broncos, joins the Patriots...

Playoffs Scenario Set for AFC Teams
January 1st, 2012 at 9:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The final regular season Sunday in the National Football League carried some pretty big drama, with so many playoff berths and seedings on the line. When the dust had settled in the American Conference after completion of the late games, the six teams sticking around for the post season and the slate for the first round had been decided. The seedings are as...

New England Patriots Add Defensive Back
August 31st, 2011 at 9:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots made a move to shore up the secondary, reportedly adding cornerback Antwaun Molden on August 31. Citing a league source, ESPN Boston posted that he was claimed off waivers from the Houston Texans. Molden (6'1, 200) was the Texans third round draft pick out of Eastern Kentucky...