// Kevin Faulk

Patriots Sign Fred Taylor, Chris Baker

In their first significant signings of the off season, the Patriots have agreed to a deal with former Jaguars running back Fred Taylor and former Jets tight end Chris Baker. Terms of the deal have not been released. Taylor, 33, spent 11 years with the Jaguars, racking up 11,271 yards and 62 touchdowns. Baker, 29, […]

Patriots Season Grades: Running Backs

Our next stop on the postseason grading tour of the 2008 Patriots are the running backs, who were perhaps the most scattered position on the team with injuries. Laurence Maroney: C- Thoughts: Count me as a person who has completely jumped off the Laurence Maroney bandwagon. After a decent rookie season Maroney has been nothing […]

Gametime: Patriots At Bills

The Teams: New England Patriots (10-5) At Buffalo Bills (7-8) The Terms: Last Week of the Regular Season The Place: Ralph Wilson Stadium, Buffalo, NY The Time: 1:00pm The Channel: CBS 3 Burning Questions: Any chance of a let down? With all of the talk of the playoff scenarios, none of them will matter if […]

Gametime: Cardinals At Patriots

The Teams: Arizona Cardinals (8-6) At New England Patriots (9-5) The Terms: Regular Season Week 16 The Place: Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, Mass The Time: 1:00pm The Channel: Fox 3 Burning Questions: Can the Patriots stop the Cardinals passing attack? The Pats effectiveness in stopping the Cardinals passing attack is the key to the game. The […]

Patriots 49, Raiders 26 – The Verdict

A week after the Patriots nearly lost to a lesser team, they came out and played one of their best games of the season in dismantling the hapless Raiders. New England jumped out to a 21-0 lead in the first quarter and didn’t look back as every time the Raiders seemed to gain some momentum […]

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 […]

Gametime: Bills At Patriots

The Teams: Buffalo Bills (5-3) at New England Patriots (5-3) The Terms: Regular Season Week 10 The Place: Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, Mass The Time: 1:00pm The Channel: CBS 3 Burning Questions: Who saw this coming? Coming off an 18-1 season and nearly every significant contributor coming back, anyone who thought week 10 would pit the […]

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 […]

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 23, Rams 16 – The Verdict

Despite all the complaints and misgivings with backup QB Matt Cassel, you gotta take a step back and appreciate that he’s got the team to 5-2 and now in a virtual tie atop the AFC East. On Sunday, the strength of the offense – the wide receiver corps – let Cassel down on several occasions […]

Green-Ellis, Faulk Lead Patriots Over Rams 23-16

The Patriots seem to just get better as the weeks go by, but they did have a tough time with the 2-4 St. Louis Rams. The Rams were coming off a huge win against the Cowboys, and looked poised for a third straight win. It was a close game throughout, and the Rams were driving […]

Gametime: Rams @ Patriots

The Teams: St. Louis Rams (2-4) At New England Patriots (4-2) The Terms: Regular Season Week 8 The Place: Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, Mass The Time: 1:00pm The Channel: Fox 3 Burning Questions: Will the Patriots beat an inferior team without trouble? The Pats have defeated the Chiefs, Jets, 49ers and Broncos so far this year, […]

Gametime: Broncos @ Patriots

The Teams: Denver Broncos (4-2) At New England Patriots (3-2) The Terms: Regular Season Week 7 The Place: Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, Mass The Time: 8:30 pm The Channel: ESPN 3 Burning Questions: How does the team respond from last Sunday night’s beat down: The blowout loss to the Dolphins was shocking, but last weekends dismantling […]

Gametime: Patriots At Chargers

The Teams: New England Patriots (3-1) At San Diego Chargers (2-3) The Terms: Regular Season Week 6 The Place: Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, CA The Time: 8:15 pm The Channel: NBC 3 Burning Questions: Will the Patriots get off to a fast start? Last week the Pats started slow and found themselves down 14-7 before […]

Patriots Beat 49ers 30-21

After a rocky start coming off a loss and a bye week, the Patriots stepped up and scored a big road win by beating the 49ers 30-21. Matt Cassel made some mistakes including two interceptions but the running game and ball control gave the Patriots enough to win. The Pats dominated time of possession by […]