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 [...]
NOTE: Make sure to check out our live blog of the game starting at 3pm! The Teams: New England Patriots (8-5) At Oakland Raiders (3-10) The Terms: Regular Season Week 15 The Place: McAfee Coliseum, Oakland, California The Time: 4:15pm The Channel: CBS 3 Burning Questions: How will Matt Cassel respond to the death of [...]
The Patriots sure like to make things interesting in 2008. Down 14-3 early on and 21-13 in the second half, Matt Cassel led New England on two scoring drives in the fourth quarter to pull out the victory and move the Pats into a tie atop the AFC East. It sure wasn’t pretty and more [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Just a day after Roosevelt Colvin signed back with the Patriots, 19-year veteran Junior Seau has joined the Patriots for the rest of the season. Adalius Thomas was placed on injured reserve, which opened up a spot for Seau – entering his third year with the Patriots. My Take: Between Seau and Colvin the Pats [...]
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 [...]
Junior Seau was selected to be a captain for the first time in his NFL career. ESPN.com reports: The players selected Seau, 38, in a vote this week, along with quarterback Tom Brady, running back Kevin Faulk, defensive end Ty Warren and linebackers Tedy Bruschi, Mike Vrabel and Larry Izzo, the Patriots said Thursday.