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Broncos Sign Gaffney, Paxton

Broncos head coach Josh McDaniels, the former Offensive Coordinator in New England, is beginning to pluck players from the Patriots as he builds his Denver offense. On Friday, he signed WR Jabar Gaffney and long snapper Lonie Paxton to multi-year contracts. Gaffney signed a four-year, $10 million deal, with $3 million in guaranteed money. He […]

Patriots Season Grades: Wide Reciever/Tight Ends

In my third installment of 2008 season grades I’ll be taking a look at the wide receivers and tight ends. Randy Moss: B+ Thoughts: After a record breaking 2007 season it was going to be tough for Moss to follow up his performance with anything but a let down statistically. Throw in a brand new […]

Steelers 33, Patriots 10 – The Verdict

Well, that was a kick in the teeth. The final score doesn’t nearly indicate how close the game was in the first half – if not for the Stephen Gostkowski missed chip-shot field goal the Pats would’ve been ahead at the half. The third quarter was as ugly an offensive performance as you will see […]

Jets Beat Patriots Despite Cassel’s 400 Yards

Despite unkind weather, the Jets and Patriots combined to put up 65 points Thursday night, but the Patriots came up on the losing end in overtime, 34-31. Jay Feely hit the game-winner from 34 yards out, but Brett Favre led the way all game for New York with 258 yards and two touchdowns with zero interceptions (shocking, I know). […]

Gametime: Jets at Patriots

The Teams: New York Jets (6-3) at New England Patriots (6-3) The Terms: Regular Season Week 11 The Place: Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, Mass The Time: 8:15pm The Channel: NFL Network, Channel 5 (Boston), WMUR (New Hampshire) 3 Burning Questions: Which quarterback do you trust more? A laughable question heading into Week 2 when Matt Cassel […]

Colts 18, Patriots 15 – The Verdict

This game pretty much came down to a couple of plays. 1) Belichick using a challenge and losing a timeout three minutes into the second half on a play which would’ve gained the Pats five yards, instead they were facing just 2nd and 10. 2) Belichick using the team’s last timeout as Cassel snuck for […]

Vinatieri Hits Late FG, Colts Edge Patriots 18-15

Adam Vinatieri proved to be one of the clutchest kickers in the history of the NFL during his years with the Patriots. Now with the Indianapolis Colts, Vinatieri has continued to have a high level of success. Against his former team, the kicker hit a 52-yard field goal in the fourth quarter that turned out to […]

Patriots Offense in Transition

Here’s this week’s Patriots Two-Point Conversion column: The loss of Tom Brady to this offense in the first drive of the first week of the season puts the Patriots in some rare company. Only once before has a team lost a reigning NFL MVP for the entire season, that was back in 1991 when Joe […]

Patriots 19, Jets 10 – The Verdict

Against all odds, the Patriots defense stepped up and Matt Cassel controlled the game as New England took advantage of opportunities and beat the Brett Favre led Jets 19-10. Big plays all over the field from the defense led by Ellis Hobbs and Adalius Thomas. Here’s a look at The Verdict: How Will the Patriots […]

Patriots Cut Jackson, Lynch

Reports are coming out of New England that the Patriots have informed former second round pick Chad Jackson that he will be released. Veteran safety John Lynch has also been released. The Patriots second round pick in 2006 hasn’t cemented a place on the team during his first two years and though he caught two […]

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 […]

Patriots Re-sign Jabar Gaffney

The Patriots gave Tom Brady another weapon to throw to again after agreeing on a one-year deal with free agent wideout Jabar Gaffney. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. It has been reported that Gaffney will make around 2 million dollars. Last season for the Pats, Gaffney hauled in 36 receptions […]

Patriots 31, Eagles 28 – What We Learned

Jabar Gaffney made this fine TD catch to put the Patriots ahead 24-21 at halftime. (Courtesy of NFL.com) Here’s what we learned when the Patriots eeked out a win against the Eagles Sunday night Asante Samuel is a true play maker: Samuel is earning his money and then some. The Patriots secondary would be lost […]