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2012 Patriots Linebackers Preview: Experienced Youth

At first glance, the Patriots’ linebacker position should excite fans of the team. They are a relatively young group, the oldest being Niko Koutouvides (31), and they already have a tremendous amount of experience. The young linebackers helped lead a struggling defense to the Super Bowl last season, and with a full year playing together […]

The Fall of Bill?

“We’ve got to start listening to Coach Belichick. We’ve got young kids who are good players. We’ve got the best football coach of all time. He’s got the answers. We as a team have to take the teaching and the coaching we’ve been given.” The above quote is from Tom Brady, during an interview with […]

Patriots Release Adalius Thomas

The New England Patriots cut linebacker Adalius Thomas on Monday, and for most Patriot’s fans one word sums up his departure: finally. Or maybe one phrase: It’s about [insert expletive] time! Monday’s releasing of Thomas came as little surprise to many, and ended a three-year tenure that can only be described as a marriage from […]

New England Patriots Offseason: What To Do With This Defense?

Ask any Patriots fan what the Patriots need to improve on and about 90 percent will tell you the defense. The other 10 percent will continue to live in the fantasy world that was 2001-2007. In 2010, the defense definitely struggled to find veteran leadership after they shipped off Richard Seymour and Mike Vrabel and […]

Where Do the Patriots Go From Here?

The Patriots took quite the beating at the hands of the Ravens on Sunday to lose their first home playoff game in the Belichick-Brady era. It wasn’t pretty, but it did tell us one thing—Wes Welker would not have made a difference. The Patriots were outplayed by so much that their top offensive weapon would […]

Patriots Report Card: Week 16

Quarterback: A+ Tom Brady returned to his ’07 form against the Jaguars on Sunday, completing 23/26 passes for 267 yards and four touchdowns.  Brady played an almost perfect game on Sunday, as his 149.0 quarterback rating would indicate. He threw three touchdown passes to Randy Moss, and another to tight end Chris Baker.  Brady continued […]

Patriots Look to Stop Bleeding Against Panthers

Oh, how the mighty have fallen. For the first time in 50 games, the Patriots have lost back-to-back games. On top of that, they have dropped three of their last four and have jeopardized their playoff chances. Now they need to prove they can still win and take control of their own destiny. Their opponents […]

Brady Has Baby Boy; Moss, 3 Others Late for Practice

For a Wednesday, it’s been a pretty eventful day at One Patriot Place in Foxboro. Earlier today, it was announced that Tom Brady and wife Gisele Bundchen welcomed a baby boy into the world. People.com reported the story and Brady confirmed at a press conference this morning. Reports are mother and son are doing well, […]

Week 12 Report Card: Saints Brees Past Patriots

Saints quarterback Drew Brees made sure the Patriots didn’t capitalize on their second opportunity to knock off an undefeated team this season.  The New Orleans gunslinger threw for 371 yards and five touchdowns en route to a 38-17 beat-down of the Patriots on Monday Night Football.  Brees and company sent the “Brady Bunch” limping back […]

Patriots First in AFC East, Brady is Back…Or Is He?

Now that’s more like it! The Patriots absolutely destroyed the lifeless Tennessee Titans by the score of 59-0 Sunday afternoon. It was as one-sided a football game can get, but I would take a 59-point blow out over a nail biter any day of the week. There is something about being able to relax and […]

Patriots Trading for Shawne Merriman?

With all of the house-cleaning that New England has been doing in the past 24 hours, some are beginning to wonder if it is all part of a bigger plan. NBCSports.com speculates that the Patriots are looking to trade for  San Diego’s All-Pro linebacker Shawne Merriman. As we all know, Patriots linebacker Adalius Thomas was […]

Patriots Welcome Winless Titans to Gilette

Tennessee Titans (0-5) at New England Patriots (3-2) Time: 4:15 EST Where: Gillettle Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts TV: CBS Radio: 98.5 FM – The Sports Hub The Patriots are coming off a disappointing loss to the Broncos. Currently, New England is sitting even in the AFC East with the New York Jets with a 3-2 […]

Seau to Return, Fill Void At Linebacker?

It was about this time a week ago when former Patriot Junior Seau was hosting a Rodeo. During the event, a bull was out of control and plowed over Seau. To the surprise of everyone, he jumped up, ran to the side and waved his cowboy hat to signal he was alright. It was there […]

Patriots, Falcons to Clash on Sunday

Atlanta Falcons (2-0) at New England Patriots (1-1) Time: 1:00 p.m. Where: Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts TV: FOX Radio: 98.5 FM:  The Sports Hub The Patriots have fallen to a 1-1 record and have seemed like a shell of their former selves. They struggled through the Buffalo game, and thanks to make a miraculous […]

Minutes Before Kickoff, Questions Still Loom

Many are now waking up and turning on their NFL morning shows. Some are making last minute changes to their fantasy lineups. With kickoff moments away, Patriots fans still have a question in the much anticipated matchup with the Jets. The Jets have a potent one-two punch in their running back core of Thomas Jones […]