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Tom Brady is a harsh critic: “Nothing good happens when I’ve got the ball in my hands”
August 17th, 2017 at 12:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** New England Patriots QB Tom Brady is the most successful player in NFL history. He's also the first to admit that he's not perfect. He's not the fastest, he doesn't have the strongest arm, and he isn't the best at throwing on the run. Brady was asked about...

Football Outsiders: Why the Patriots 2017 schedule is so ridiculously weak
August 17th, 2017 at 8:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Football Outsiders releases an excellent preview of the upcoming season in their Almanac and the 2017 version is no different. Boston Sports Journal's Greg Bedard writes the section on the New England Patriots and Football Outsiders editor-in-chief Aaron Schatz answered a few of our questions about the upcoming...

Film Review: Patriots rookie WR Austin Carr makes case for audition with the starters
August 15th, 2017 at 6:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** It has been one full decade since the New England Patriots finished a regular season with seven wide receivers on the active roster. Ever since the Patriots drafted Matthew Slater in the 2008 NFL Draft, the Patriots have held four or five receivers in addition to the special...

Bill Belichick explains why it’s not a big deal to hold joint practices with week 3 opponent Texans
August 15th, 2017 at 5:55 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots are holding two days of joint practice with the Houston Texans before the two teams play in the second week of the preseason. Joint practices are a great time for teams to work out specific techniques against a new roster of players and to...

Sunday NFL Thoughts: The Patriots have just 1 open spot on the 53-man roster
August 13th, 2017 at 12:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** 1. When I run through the New England Patriots roster, there are only a few spots available- barring a trade or injury. I count 47 players as roster locks, including Matthew Slater, who is dealing with a hamstring injury per the Herald's Jeff Howe. In my opinion, I...