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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 […]

Willie McGinest to Return to the Patriots?

After being released from the Cleveland Browns, Willie McGinest may be entering training camp with the New England Patriots this summer. His career is winding down and coming to a close and he is reported to having  interest in signing with the Patriots: “Yeah, I’ve talked to Tom,  Seymour and some other guys there. Those […]

Patriots Season Grades: Linebackers

The Patriots have been blessed with strong linebacker corps since the Super Bowl run started in 2001. In the last two years the questions have been mounting as injuries and age have crept up to a once formidable unit. The Pats had some old and new faces in 2008 to mixed results. Here are the […]

Jerod Mayo Named Defensive Rookie of the Year

A day after former Boston College quarterback Matt Ryan was named the NFL’s Offensive Rookie of the Year, Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo earned the honor of Defensive Rookie of the Year. He garnered 49 of the 50 possible votes (Bengals LB Kieth Rivers earned the other vote). Taken with the 10th selection in the 2008 […]

Gametime: Patriots At Seahawks

NOTE: Jeff and KC will be living blogging the game today starting at 3:00pm, feel free to comment at any point and we will respond! The Teams: New England Patriots (7-5) At Seattle Seahawks (2-10) The Terms: Regular Season Week 14 The Place: Qwest Field, Seattle, Washington The Time: 4:05pm The Channel: CBS 3 Burning […]

Gametime: Patriots At Dolphins

The Teams: New England Patriots (6-4) at Miami Dolphins (6-4) The Terms: Regular Season Week 12 The Place: Dolphin Stadium, Miami, FL The Time: 1:00pm The Channel: CBS 3 Burning Questions: Can the Patriots stop the wildcat? Ronnie Brown ran all over the Patriots in week three thanks in large part to the wildcat formation […]

Jets 34, Patriots 31 (OT) – The Verdict

Okay so it took a week to publish this, it won’t happen again! I have to say I nearly turned this one off when it was 24-6 and the Jets took over on downs late in the second quarter. You have to love the comeback by the Pats led by Matt Cassel and the final […]

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 […]

Gametime: Patriots At Colts

The Teams: New England Patriots (5-2) at Indianapolis Colts (3-4) The Terms: Regular Season Week 9 The Place: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana The Time: 8:15pm The Channel: NBC 3 Burning Questions: Can the Patriots front seven continue to step up? It sounds like beating a dead horse, but as usual the outcome of this […]

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 […]

Gametime: Chiefs at Patriots

The Teams: Kansas City Chiefs (0-0) vs. New England Patriots (0-0) The Terms: Regular Season Week 1 The Place: Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA The Time: 1 p.m. The Channel: CBS 3 Burning Questions: How will Brady play? Having missed all four preseason games, all eyes are on Tom Brady to see how the two-time Super […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Linebackers

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Friday: Linebackers Saturday: D-Line Sunday: O-Line Monday: Tight Ends and Wide Receivers Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Runningbacks Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Linebackers Key Departures: Roosevelt Colvin, Junior Seau(?) Key Arrivals: Jerod Mayo, Victor Hobson Breakdown Probably the most intriguing position heading into training camp is linebacker, considering […]