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DT Tommy Kelly’s Season Officially Over; OL Josh Kline Promoted from Practice Squad
November 2nd, 2013 at 8:13 PM
There may not be a team more plagued by the injury beg than the New England Patriots. After losing DT Vince Wilfork, LB Jerod Mayo and OT Sebastian Vollmer to season ending injuries, the Patriots lost yet another key piece to the team. According to Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston,com, DT Tommy...

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 Wednesday Practice Report; Injuries Taking Its Toll
October 16th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
As the New England Patriots began to prepare for their Week 7 game with the New York Jets, the team took the practice field missing several key players. First off, as reported earlier today, the team took the practice field without linebacker and defensive captain Jerod Mayo as he was placed...

Jerod Mayo’s Season Officially Over; Patriots Re-sign DL Andre Neblett
October 16th, 2013 at 2:11 PM
After news broke yesterday that linebacker Jerod Mayo may miss the rest of the season due to surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle, the New England Patriots have officially announced the Mayo will be placed on injured reserve. The placement of Mayo on injured reserve officially ends his 2013...

Jerod Mayo May Miss Rest of the Season
October 15th, 2013 at 8:37 PM
Jerod Mayo has been one of the most important players on the New England Patriots defense and a tackling machine since he has entered the NFL. With the Patriots defense already losing nose tackle Vince Wilork to injury it put more pressure on the rest of the defense to produce. It looks...

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...

Stevan Ridley Out for Sunday’s Game Against Cincinnati Bengals
October 4th, 2013 at 5:23 PM
The New England Patriots have confirmed that Stevan Ridley will be held out of Sunday's game against the Bengals. Ridley has been battling a knee injury all week and has also not practiced all week either, so it isn't a real surprise that he will not travel with the team.  Meanwhile, Danny...

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...

Seven Patriots Named to AFC Squad
December 28th, 2012 at 4:37 PM
Seven Patriots have been selected to represent the AFC at this year's Pro Bowl on Jan. 27 in Hawaii. QB Tom Brady was selected to the Pro Bowl for the eighth time in his magnificent career and G Logan Mankins, WR Wes Welker, and DT Vince Wilfork were all selected to...

Three Patriots Finish First in Pro Bowl Voting
December 21st, 2012 at 2:53 PM
Despite injury plagued seasons, Rob Gronkowski and Logan Mankins finished first at their positions in the fan vote for the pro bowl.  Jerod Mayo also finished first at the linebacker position. Tom Brady received the second most votes of any player, however, the one player to beat him was his rival...

A Guess on Which New England Patriots Won’t Play Against Bucs
August 24th, 2012 at 4:26 PM
The Boston Herald's Jeff Howe, as he usually does, put together a quick post about likelihood of participants in tonight's New England Patriots - Tampa Bay Buccaneers match up. Quite a few who look to start the first game of the season most likely won't see action in south Florida tonight....

Former New England Patriot Tedy Bruschi Holds Clinic at Gillette Stadium
June 20th, 2012 at 7:35 PM
 ***PHOTO1***  Fan favorite and former New England Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi hosted 54 children today at Gillette Stadium for his fifth annual youth football clinic, reported Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald. Five current and former New England players joined No. 54 as coaches for the kids: linebacker Jerod Mayo, quarterback Brian...

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...

Should Ochocino Return? Debate Rages in New England
February 29th, 2012 at 7:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** Nice work if you can get it. Chad Ochocinco, the once and future Chad Johnson, caught a grand total of 15 passes last season. He is scheduled to earn a base salary of $3 million for 2012 with a $4.5 million signing bonus and that makes him the fourth...

New England Patriots Defense Wraps up Media Week
February 2nd, 2012 at 10:44 PM
   ***PHOTO1***  While much of today's media focus was on Madonna--one reporter tweeted more journos showed up to her presser than for any player--the actual stars of the Super Bowl still practiced football and spoke with reporters. Patriots.com caught up with the heavily criticized New England Patriots defense today amongst the Material Girl...

In Defense of the New England Patriots Defense
January 31st, 2012 at 9:29 PM
***PHOTO1***We've all heard it. "Defense wins championships." " The New England Patriots defense sucks." It's gotten to the point where you think the second claim is a part of the first. First of all, the numbers are undeniable. They do give up miles of yards. They give up this and they...

New England Patriots Come from Behind to Down Miami Dolphins 27-24
December 24th, 2011 at 5:31 PM
Whatever head coach Bill Belichick said at halftime surely worked wonders as the New England Patriots overcame an embarrassing 17-0 deficit at intermission and then scored 27 unanswered points to defeat the Miami Dolphins 27-24 at Gillette Stadium on the day before Christmas. With the victory, New England improved to 12-3 and secured a first round bye in the playoffs, but didn't ice home field advantage all the way through because the...

New England Patriots Extend Jerod Mayo’s Contract
December 17th, 2011 at 1:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Christmas came a week early for Jerod Mayo as the New England Patriots on Saturday gave their defensive captain a five-year contract extension. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The news was broken by ESPN Insider Adam Schefter, and team officials and Mayo, who is in the Mile High City preparing for tomorrow's test against the Denver Broncos, were unavailable for comment. Mayo, one of three defensive captains and...

Quick Hits from New England Patriots Practice
November 3rd, 2011 at 5:29 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** It's three days before Sunday's game against the New York Giants, and the New England Patriots are continuing to prepare. If last week's loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers proved anything, it was New England's defense needs reinforcing...breaking news right? Well, the Patriots' secondary is still a hot topic several days...

New England Patriots Back at It–One in Particular
October 25th, 2011 at 6:31 PM
 ***PHOTO1***  The New England Patriots held their first practice on the gridiron since the bye week, and only linebacker Dane Fletcher was not in attendance. Offensive lineman Marcus Cannon, who was treated for non-Hodgkins lymphoma earlier this year, practiced with the New England Patriots for the first time today. Early mock drafts...