// 2008 Training Camp

Bruins 2009-10 Season Preview: Prospects

Remember the days of yore where players such as Mark Stuart, Matt Hunwick and Patrice Bergeron were just players doing their best to crack a roster spot? Since then, the team is on the rise, but as is the case with any good NHL franchise (see: Detroit Red Wings), the foundation is laid within the […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Special Teams and Coaching

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Special Teams Key Departures: None Key Arrivals: Matthew Slater, Terrence Wheatley Breakdown The Patriots are loaded at special teams, so first we’ll look at the crowded areas which are punt and kick returns. The Pats have a plethora of options to return […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Quarterbacks and Running Backs

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Running backs Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Quarterbacks Key Departures: None Key Arrivals: Kevin O’Connell Breakdown In 2007, Tom Brady had the best season a quarterback has ever had in the NFL. He threw for 50 touchdowns and led an offense which set multiple […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Tight Ends and Wide Receivers

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Monday: Tight Ends and Wide Receivers Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Runningbacks Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Tight Ends Key Departures: Kyle Brady Key Arrivals: Marcus Pollard Breakdown The tight end unit is still led by the big and speedy Ben Watson. Though he hasn’t exactly lived up to […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Offensive Line

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Sunday: O-Line Monday: Tight Ends and Wide Receivers Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Runningbacks Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Offensive Line Key Departures: None Key Arrivals: None Breakdown The unit which was lauded throughout the regular season in 2007 as the best in the business and given some credit […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Saturday: D-Line Sunday: O-Line Monday: Tight Ends and Wide Receivers Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Runningbacks Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Defensive Line Key Departures: None Key Arrivals: None Breakdown The defensive line is one group where there are very little question marks. In 2007, Vince Wilfork established himself […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Linebackers

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Friday: Linebackers Saturday: D-Line Sunday: O-Line Monday: Tight Ends and Wide Receivers Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Runningbacks Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Linebackers Key Departures: Roosevelt Colvin, Junior Seau(?) Key Arrivals: Jerod Mayo, Victor Hobson Breakdown Probably the most intriguing position heading into training camp is linebacker, considering […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Secondary

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Thursday: Secondary Friday: Linebackers Saturday: D-Line Sunday: O-Line Monday: Tight Ends and Wide Receivers Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Runningbacks Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Cornerbacks Key Departures: Asante Samuel, Randall Gay Key Arrivals: Fernando Bryant, Jason Webster, Terrence Wheatley Breakdown The major storyline for the 2008 Patriots defense […]

Patriots Sign Jerod Mayo

Just hours before the first practice of training camp the Patriots completed their rookie signings by inking a deal with first round pick Jerod Mayo. Mayo was the 10th pick overall in the 2008 draft and looks to fill in among an aging inside linebacker corps. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. With training […]