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Patriots Tender Mankins, Gostkowski and Woods

In an expected move, the Patriots tendered offers on OL Logan Mankins, kicker Stephen Gostkowski and linebacker Pierre Woods today. Here’s the explanation from ESPNBoston.com: By placing a tender on a restricted free agent, a team establishes the compensation it would receive if the player is signed to an offer sheet by another team and […]

Rebuilding A Dynasty

With the Patriots being blown out by the Ravens during Wild Card weekend, there have been many speculating that their reign may be over. It’s an easy statement to be made. After a decade of dominance, New England struggled this season, barely won the AFC East and then were dismantled at home 33-14 by Baltimore […]

Patriots All-Decade Team: 2000′s

Patriots All Decade Team: QB: Tom Brady Honorable Mention: Drew Bledsoe, Matt Cassel It was the easiest selection on the list. The day Drew Bledsoe was knocked out of a game in 2001, was the day Tom Brady emerged as one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time. He is a three time Super Bowl […]

Patriots Report Card: Week 16

Quarterback: A+ Tom Brady returned to his ’07 form against the Jaguars on Sunday, completing 23/26 passes for 267 yards and four touchdowns.  Brady played an almost perfect game on Sunday, as his 149.0 quarterback rating would indicate. He threw three touchdown passes to Randy Moss, and another to tight end Chris Baker.  Brady continued […]

Patriots are Ready for the 8-0 Colts

New England Patriots (6-2) at Indianapolis Colts (8-0) Time: 8:30 p.m. EST Place: Indianapolis, Indiana TV: NBC Radio: 98.5 FM – The Sports Hub It is the most anticipated match-up of the regular season. No two teams have exemplified what it means to be a champion this decade more then the Indianapolis Colts and New […]

Grading the Patriots Offense

The bye week let New England fans soak in everything. After eight weeks, New England has outplayed its division rivals to a 5-2 record. Some hard fought wins and heart breaking losses have made this season exciting. Now, before the Patriots welcome the Dolphins to Foxboro, it seems like a perfect time to take a […]

Patriots Meet New And Improved Ravens Offense

Baltimore Ravens (3-0) at New England Patriots (2-1) Time: 1:00 p.m. Where: Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts TV: CBS Radio: 98.5 FM: The Sports Hub The New England Patriots are entering Week 4 with a respectable 2-1 record and are gearing up to play one of the most potent offenses in the NFL…wait…the Baltimore Ravens? […]

Patriots Season Grades: Offensive Line

Back on track with the season reviews and today I’ll take a look at the 2008 Patriots offensive line. Matt Light: A Thoughts: The consummate professional, Matt Light did an admirable job protecting Matt Cassel and allowed the young QB space to scramble in and out of the pocket. He may have seen his best […]

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: Offensive Line

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Sunday: O-Line Monday: Tight Ends and Wide Receivers Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Runningbacks Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Offensive Line Key Departures: None Key Arrivals: None Breakdown The unit which was lauded throughout the regular season in 2007 as the best in the business and given some credit […]

Eight Patriots Named to Pro Bowl Roster

The Patriots tied a franchise record this season with eight Pro Bowl selections, including seven starters. The complete list of Patriots headed to Honolulu Starters: QB Tom Brady WR Randy Moss T Matt Light G Logan Mankins DT Vince Wilfork OLB Mike Vrabel CB Asante Samuel Reserves: C Dan Koppen