// Kevin O’Connell

Where Are They Now: Kevin O’Connell, QB, San Diego State

With the NFL draft right around the corner, we have decided to walk you down memory lane with some New England Patriots draft picks from years ago and where they currently are in the NFL — or anywhere else for that matter. Kevin O’Connell | QB | San Diego State University After multiple pre-draft trips […]

Patriots Cut Roster; O’Connell Traded to Jets

Obviously the big news of the day involved Richard Seymour, but the Patriots have also made some other transactions to cut the roster down to 53 before the season begins. The Patriots made 10 cuts to the roster to get down to 53 and the notable players sent packing are OL Ryan O’Callaghan, OL Wesley […]

Andrew Walter Released by Patriots – A.J. Feeley a Target?

The Patriots have released potential backup QB Andrew Walter. Walter played for the Raiders last season, but obviously didn’t have what it took to stay with the Patriots this year. Walter was just recently signed by the Patriots a one month and a day ago. The decision leaves Brian Hoyer holding the reigns as the […]

Patriots 38, Giants 27 – 3 Things We Learned

The Patriots beat the Giants in the fourth meaningless game of the pre-season last night at Gillette, overcoming an early 21-0 deficit. Here’s three things we learned from the game: 1. BenJarvis Green-Ellis Should Be on the Team Spare me the addage that his performance (29 carries, 125 yards, 3 TDs) was against third and […]

Kevin O’Connell Waived By Patriots

We’ve become pretty accustomed to the way things work around Foxboro after nearly a decade of the Bill Belichick era yet once in a while we see a roster move that still leaves us shaking our head. That seems to be the case today as the Patriots have waived second year quarterback Kevin O’Connell. Having […]

Patriots sign Andrew Walter

According to Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk, the Patriots on the “verge” of signing former Oakland Raiders quarterback Andrew Walter. The 27-year-old out of Arizona State University has certainly had a very poor professional career. At 6-6, 230 pounds, Walter sure looks the part, but sometimes size doesn’t matter. In 2006, Walter started eight games for […]

2009 Training Camp Preview: Quarterbacks

Training camp is now in full swing in Foxboro so it’s time to take a look at the players who will make up the 2009 New England Patriots. We’ll start off with the position which most fans feel is the easiest to diagnose yet deep down inside in places you don’t talk about at parties […]

Five Burning Questions: Part I

As training camp kicks off at Gillette Stadium in roughly two weeks, we’ll take a look at five questions that will be on the minds of many. Part I: Tom Brady | Part II: The Secondary | Part III | Part IV | Part V 1. The health of Tom Brady Early indications make it […]

Cassel Trade Is Better Than It Looks

I know what you are thinking. A starting quarterback and our defensive leader for a measly second round pick? Isn’t Matt Cassel less of a risk to a bad team than taking an unproven starter in the first round? What is Bill Belichick thinking turning down a top 15 pick from Denver and instead making […]

Patriots Season Grades: Quarterbacks

Here is the first installment of my end of the year grades for the 2008 New England Patriots. We’ll start with the most talked about position on the team for many reasons, the quarterback. Matt Cassel: A Thoughts: We all thought the worst when Tom Brady suffered his career ending injury in Week 1 against […]

Buccaneers 27, Patriots 10 – The Verdict

Here we’ll take a look back on the questions going into the game and how the Patriots answered them. How will the quarterback play progress? Answer: About as much as Brooke Hogan from her first to second reality show…not much. After a terrible game against the Ravens, Matt Cassell and Kevin O’Connell again laid an […]

Gametime: Patriots @ Buccaneers

The Teams: New England Patriots at Tampa Bay Buccaneers The Terms: Second preseason game The Time: 8:00pm The Place: Raymond James Stadium, Tampa Bay, Florida The Channel: NFL Network; Simulcast on WBZ (Channel 4 in Boston) Three Burning Questions: How will the quarterback play progress? Tom Brady will not be playing in tonight’s game as […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Quarterbacks and Running Backs

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Running backs Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Quarterbacks Key Departures: None Key Arrivals: Kevin O’Connell Breakdown In 2007, Tom Brady had the best season a quarterback has ever had in the NFL. He threw for 50 touchdowns and led an offense which set multiple […]

Patriots Sign Draft Picks Crable, O’Connell

Just days before training camp opens the Patriots have reached agreements with draft picks LB Shawn Crable and QB Kevin O’Connell. Terms of the deals were not disclosed as the two third round picks prepare for their first NFL training camp which begins on Thursday. The only unsigned draft picks are first rounder ILB Jerod […]

Patriots Second Round/Second Day Picks

The Patriots have filled some needs and completed a trade in the second and third rounds of the 2008 NFL draft. Second Round: With the 62nd overall pick in the draft, the Pats took cornerback Terrence Wheatley from the University of Colorado. Wheatley is 5’9″ and 187 pounds. He’s seen as one of the faster […]