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Patriots Report Card: Week 18

Quarterback: B- If you told me Tom Brady had 42 attempts in a game, I’d tell you he easily threw for over 300 yards. And if you then told me he threw for 200 yards, I’d be surprised.  But 154 yards? On 42 attempts? You’re kidding, right? No, unfortunately not. This is what happened on […]

Key Matchup: Ray Rice vs. Jerod Mayo

The Baltimore Ravens (9-7) come to Foxboro on Sunday to take on the AFC East Champion New England Patriots (10-6) in an intriguing Wild Card showdown. There will be many important match-ups in this game, but for the sake of time and space, I’m going to focus on the one match-up I think will have […]

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 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 […]

Patriots Seek Revenge Against Jets

Fourth and two. With Bill Belichick deciding to risk it last week, Patriots fans were left with a bitter taste in their mouth. However, this week the Patriots will take their frustrations out on their long standing rivals, the New York Jets. Last time around, the Jets talked the talk and walked the walk, calling […]

Five Reasons I Would Not Want to be Mark Sanchez on Sunday

Jets rookie quarterback Mark Sanchez has the unenviable task of trying to beat the New England Patriots in Foxboro this weekend.  I use the word unenviable because I believe this match-up has all the makings of becoming a repeat of the 59-0 beat-down the Patriots laid on the Tennessee Titans in Week 6.  The Jets […]

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 […]

PATS on the Back: Patriots vs. Broncos, Week 5

It was a game that fans around New England needed a win in. They had just finished watching their Red Sox blow a two-run, ninth inning lead, finishing their season with a sweep by the Angels. And so sports fans turned to the Patriots, facing an undefeated Denver Broncos team, led by ex-Patriot offensive coordinator […]

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 […]

Galloway Looks to Find His Way in Pats Offense

The Patriots silenced the critics with a very solid performance against the Falcons on Sunday. It was a good overall performance that left a lot of fans feeling good about their team again. Just think, after the loss to the Jets, many fans were questioning whether the team would start the year 2-2 or 1-3, […]

Prescott Burgess Adds Depth, But Is He The Answer?

The Patriots need to beef up their linebacking core with the injury to Jerod Mayo, and now they have added the first piece of the puzzle. Tuesday, the Patriots acquired linebacker Prescott Burgess from the Baltimore Ravens for a conditional seventh round pick. Burgess is entering his third season and has so far had an […]

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 […]

Is Brandon Meriweather Ready To Step Up?

Everyone has their own reactions to every game. Well, after Monday night’s exciting 25-24 win over Buffalo there was a lot to think about. Here are the five things that I took away from the game: Brandon Meriweather looks like he’s ready to take that next step The one good thing that came from the […]

Jerod Mayo Injury?

Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo left the Week 1 game against the Bills favoring his right leg. Word from the Patriots sidelines, according to Boston.com, is that Mayo has a right knee injury and his return is questionable. His presence on the defense is instrumental, as the Bills scored easily on the drive he was injured […]

Patriots Team Captains: 2009-2010

The Patriots have confirmed their team captains for the 2010 season. Offense: Tom Brady, Randy Moss Defense: Vince Wilfork, Jerod Mayo Special Teams: Sam Aiken Brady, Mayo, and Aiken were all preseason captains. Aiken replaces current Jet Larry Izzo, who was the Patriots special teams captain for eight straight seasons. Last year, the Patriots captains […]