Talk about adding insult to injury.
A few hours after signing away the Patriots top cornerback, Aqib Talib, it appears the Denver Broncos are the front runners to sign Pro Bowl defensive end DeMarcus Ware, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter:
Needless to say, this also does not bode well for a New England Patriots team that was already embarrassed by the Broncos in last year’s AFC championship.
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Tags: Adam Schefter, Aqib Talib, Broncos, Cowboys, Demarcus Ware, NFL Free Agency, Peyton Manning, Von Miller
In a nice shocker overnight, former Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib signed with the Denver Broncos to a 6-year, $57 million contract.
The deal leaves the Patriots with Logan Ryan or the currently imprisoned Alfonzo Dennard at the top corner spot. Continue reading Aqib Talib Signs With Denver Broncos »
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For those Patriots fans who subscribe to the “We need more weapons on offense” theory, now is the time you should stop reading.
It appears as if quarterback Tom Brady is at risk of losing his top pass target for the second year in a row.
One year after Wes Welker defected to the Denver Broncos when he and the Patriots couldn’t reach a new contract agreement, Julian Edelman could soon follow suit. Last year’s top receiver couldn’t agree to terms with the Patriots before the beginning of free agency at 4:00 PM EST on Tuesday, and Edelman will now test the free agent waters, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter:
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Tags: Bill Belichick, Danny Amendola, Julian Edelman, NFL Free Agency, Patriots, Tom Brady, Wes Welker
According to reports by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the New England Patriots and wide receiver Julian Edelman had discussions Thursday about a new contract.
After leading the Patriots in receiving last season, Edelman is set to become a free agent. Thanks to his 105 catches for 1,056 yards and six touchdowns in 2013, he is certainly due for a sizable raise from the $1 million deal (after meeting incentives!) he signed last offseason.
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Tags: Adam Schefter, Aqib Talib, Bill Belichick, Julian Edelman, NFL Free Agency, Tom Brady
Even though there are 12 Patriots scheduled to be unrestricted free agents, only two were ever really serious considerations for the franchise tag. Julian Edelman and Aqib Talib were all the buzz after New England’s season ended in January. Both were key to the Patriots’ success, yet both were still deemed unworthy of the tag.
Continue reading Game of Tags: Patriots Decline to Franchise Talib, Edelman »
Tags: Aqib Talib, Bill Belichick, Danny Amendola, franchise tag, Josh Boyce, Julian Edelman, Logan Mankins, New England, NFL Free Agency, Patriots, Vince Wilfork, Wes Welker
Offense or defense? Trade up or stay put? Just two of the many questions surrounding what the New England Patriots will do with this year’s first round draft pick (29th overall). There are a select few names that come up in each mock draft. And let’s be honest, you can’t turn your head without getting hit in the face with someone’s mock draft. Continue reading Who Should the Patriots Draft With Their First Pick? »
Tags: 2014 NFL Draft, Aaron Dobson, Chandler Jones, Jace Amaro, Julian Edelman, Kenbrell Thompkins, Kony Ealy, New England Patriots, Rob Gronkowski, Rob Ninkovich, Stephon Tuitt, Tom Brady