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Former Patriots WR Deion Branch Defends Aaron Hernandez

In usual Patriots fashion, the team is staying quiet about former teammate Aaron Hernandez and the murder charge he is facing in the death of Odin Lloyd. However, this code of silence apparently does not apply to retired or former players. Former Patriots wide receiver Deion Branch is the latest to speak out publicly on […]

With Aaron Hernandez Gone, Fantasy Owners Should Hope Jake Ballard Can Ball

After Aaron Hernandez was released by the Patriots on Wednesday, Jake Ballard, who now projects to start at tight end for the Patriots, tweeted for the first time in almost a week: “Do you like a little kick in your coke Do you like it goin’ up in smoke Do you like it on a […]

Aaron Hernandez Charged With First-Degree Murder, Denied Bail

Former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been charged with the first-degree murder of Odin Lloyd and denied bail. If found guilty, he is looking at life in prison. He has also been charged with five counts of firearm possession, including carrying a firearm without a license and carrying a large capacity firearm. Earlier in […]

Photos: Aaron Hernandez Girlfriend Shayanna Jenkins

Curious who this mystery girlfriend of Aaron Hernandez is? Her name is Shayanna Jenkins, a 2007 graduate from Bristol Central High School in Connecticut, like Hernandez. She lived in the North Attleborough home with him. They had a baby in November 2012, and got engaged that month as well. Little else is known about her.

TMZ Photo: Aaron Hernandez Takes Mirror Pic With Gun

The photo says it all. Aaron Hernandez, then 19, posed with this gun in 2009 while at college in Florida. Was it a preview of things to come? Better yet, did the Patriots ever see this photo?

Patriots Release Aaron Hernandez After He Was Arrested

The Patriots have released tight end Aaron Hernandez after he was arrested and taken into custody Wednesday morning. “A young man was murdered last week and we extend our sympathies to the family and friends who mourn his loss. Words cannot express the disappointment we feel knowing that one of our players was arrested as […]

Boston Sports Fans Face Adversity in Month of June

Disappointing, shocking, and agonizing are just some of the ways to describe the past month for Boston sports fans. In a decade when Boston dominated the sports scene with seven championships and 29 playoff berths, earning the nickname Title Town, it seemed our teams were invincible to the drama and epic fails experienced by other […]

Pond Searched in Aaron Hernandez Case; Lawyer Releases Statement

In the developing story of Aaron Hernandez and his connection to the death of 27-year-old Odin Lloyd, authorities have searched a pond in North Attleboro near Hernandez’s home. According to ESPN’S Bob Holtzman, investigators along with divers in wet suits and metal detectors were present near a pond less than a quarter mile from Hernandez’s […]

Aaron Hernandez Not Ruled out as Suspect in Homicide Investigation; Sued For Shooting Man in Florida

It looks like the past has come back to haunt Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez. Now into the second day of the possible homicide investigation of the death of a 27-year-old man in North Attleboro, Hernandez has still not been ruled out as a suspect by police according to a report by WBZ. Despite conflicting […]

Report: Police Question Patriots Tight End Aaron Hernandez in Potential Murder Investigation

Details are beginning to emerge about a possible connection between New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez and the body of a 27-year-old man that was found in an industrial park not far from the player’s home in North Attleboro. Sources have told ABC news that a 2013 Chevrolet Suburban with Rhode Island plates that […]

More Surgery Scheduled for Gronk

The New England Patriots started their OTA’s recently, but a big presence was missing for these practices. Rob Gronkowski, who recently had a fourth forearm surgery on May 21, was handed some more bad news recently, which has Patriots fans worried. Gronk will have to undergo another surgery in mid to late June, only this […]

Notes and Observations from The AFC Championship Game, Ravens Beat Patriots 28-13

To begin, sorry this is late. After going to the game and witnessing this lack of performance first hand, I needed a day to gather the correct thoughts on the latest in our recent gut-wrenching failures. This final notes and observations will be more of a final impression of the season as well as the […]

Notes and Observations from the Divisional Playoffs: Patriots Advance Beating the Texans 41-28

There was a ton of talk heading into this game. Everyone expected it to be a close game after the Patriots embarrassed the Texans in Gillette back in week 14. However it was more of the same as the Patriots showed the rest of the NFL that they are the class of the league. First […]

Notes and Observations from Week 17: Patriots 28, Dolphins 0 – Patriots Clinch #2 Seed

The Texans lost to the Colts in the early afternoon games which set the Patriots up to control their own destiny to gain a first round bye in the playoffs. Playing against the Miami Dolphins nothing is a guarantee. The Patriots needed the win to guarantee the first round bye. First Half – Being slightly […]

Notes and Observations, Week 15: 49ers Outlast Patriots in a Heavyweight Bout, 41-34

Unlike the Texans game on Monday, Sunday night’s match-up of the 49ers and the Patriots lived up to all the hype. It had the feel of a heavyweight fight, and looked like a bloodbath early on. The Patriots turned things on late to make the game interesting, but the 49ers were able to hold off […]