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Monday Night Football Preview: Patriots-Panthers Breakdown

Monday night’s game against the Carolina Panthers will be the toughest game this season for the New England Patriots. Well, statistically speaking at least. According to FootballOutsiders.com, the Panthers have a better offense, defense and quarterback than the Patriots. Offense By looking at just yards per game, then the Patriots edge the Panthers by about […]

If the Playoffs Started Today – NFL Week 10

Just under two months remain in the season. All teams have won a game now, though Kansas City has yet to lose. Ed Reed has been waived by the Texans. Carolina has been making noise. Detroit is in sole possession of the NFC North late in the season for the first time in some time. […]

If the Playoffs Started Today – NFL Week 9

With every team now through at least eight games, nobody is slowing down yet. The injury bug just doesn’t stop, now keeping Aaron Rodgers out for a few weeks; might a Matt Flynn redux in Green Bay be in the works? Kansas City remains without a loss. The NFC especially is producing plenty of close […]

Patriots Fail to Receive Extra Compensation in 2011 Draft

The NFL distributed compensation draft picks to 23 teams Friday, and the Patriots were not one of them. Despite losing Benjamin Watson and Jarvis Green, the NFL did not peg them as big enough losses to warrant an extra draft pick in the 2011 NFL draft. Watson posted a career-high 68 receptions with 763 receiving […]

Former BC QB Brian St. Pierre to Start for Panthers

After a good career at Boston College, quarterback Brian St. Pierre has had little success at the NFL level. Drafted in the fifth round in 2002, St. Pierre has thrown just five passes in eight NFL seasons with the Steelers (twice), Ravens, and Cardinals. Out of desperation, the Carolina Panthers signed the 30-year-old St. Pierre […]

2010 NFL Predictions: NFC South

The NFC South is interesting as it holds last year’s Super Bowl champion entering its first post-Super Bowl season in franchise history.  Add to that a healthy, hungry Atlanta Falcons team coming off of a disappointing season last year, and we’re talking about a division that could hold two threats to go deep in this […]

NFC South Fantasy Preview

The NFC South is a story of two “haves” and two “have-nots.” The ultimate “have” are the reigning Super Bowl champs, the New Orleans Saints. From top to bottom, on both sides of the ball, the Saints are stacked with stars that will no doubt have New Orleans thinking repeat, all season long. From there, […]

Tom Brady Not Talking About Contract Extension

Tom Brady is entering the final year of his contract, in which he is due to make $6.5 million ($3.5 million in salary, and the rest as a roster bonus). He earned quite a bit in the early part of his contract, so he is no doubt looking for a bigger payday. Rumors have circulated […]

Patriots Report Card: Week 14

Quarterback: B Tom Brady completed 19 of 32 passes for 192 yards, and threw one touchdown and one interception against the Carolina Panthers.  Brady’s 192 yards marked his lowest passing output of the season, but the crafty veteran made plays when he had to.  His five-yard touchdown pass to Ben Watson midway through the third […]

Patriots Tame Panthers, Keep Pace in AFC East

The New England Patriots slowly but surely exerted their will on the Carolina Panthers on a cold and rainy Sunday afternoon in Foxboro, MA. A win is a win in the NFL, whether you cream the Tennessee Titans 59-0 or edge the Carolina Panthers by 10. In the months of December and January, winning means […]

Patriots Rally for 20-10 Win With No Help from Moss

If I told you that the Patriots wouldn’t score their first points until there was just over a minute left in the first half, you’d probably say they were in trouble. Fortunately, Kevin Faulk’s rushing touchdown before the half tied the game at 7-7, and the Patriots entered the half tied despite two first-half turnovers […]

Tom Brady Listed As Questionable for Sunday

The Patriots are 7-5, have lost two straight embarassing games, and now are just one game ahead of the Dolphins and Jets in the AFC East. It couldn’t get worse, could it? Well, franchise quarterback Tom Brady, fresh off celebrating the birth of his unnamed second son, is now listed as questionable for Sunday’s game […]

TGIF: DeAngelo Williams Has Done it Again!

If your in a competitive football league, then you truly know how shallow a free agent pool can get. You are constantly on the lookout every Sunday for a player who performs above and beyond, and then you rush to free agency to pick him up before anybody else has a chance to check the […]

Julius Peppers to the Patriots in 2009?

In a move that may start to come full circle, the Patriots are reportedly talking to the Panthers about a deal for defensive end Julius Peppers for the 34th pick in the draft they received as compensation for Matt Cassel and Mike Vrabel. According to NFL.com’s Vic Carucci, the Pats would convert Peppers to outside […]

Testaverde Signs with Panthers

The ageless wonder Vinny Testaverde has signed with the QB starved Carolina Panthers. With starter Jake Delhomme sidelined with elbow issues and backup David Carr having no true quarterback behind him, the Panthers signed the 43 year old veteran. Testaverde has spent time on the Patriots roster the last two seasons, throwing a touchdown pass […]