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Patriots 2012 Safeties Preview: Can Chung Become the Leader NE Needs?

As Bill Belichick attempts to reach his sixth Super Bowl as head coach in New England, he will be forced to rebuild a secondary that allowed the second most passing yards in 2011. He has done it before, transitioning from Lawyer Milloy and Tebucky Jones, to Rodney Harrison and Eugene Wilson, to today’s current era. […]

Patriots Rally to Defeat Buffalo 49-21, Clinch Homefield Advantage

The New England Patriots (13-3) made sure that the AFC playoffs will go through Foxborough this postseason, coming back from a 21-0 first-quarter deficit to top the Buffalo Bills 49-21 to conclude the regular season at Gillette Stadium. The win is the Patriots’ eighth consecutive triumph, and they split the season series with the Bills […]

New England Patriots Report Card: Week 8

I don’t know why, but football players more than any other athlete legitimately rally around negative press. So when the media almost universally gave Sunday’s New England Patriots-Pittsburgh Steelers game to the visiting Patriots, a Steelers victory became a near-guarantee. And the Steelers won in truly convincing fashion, doubling up the Patriots in both total […]

Patriots 2010 Preview: Special Teams

Often the most overlooked aspect of a football team, special teams plays a significant role in every offensive drive and defensive stand. They determine whether an offense must drive 80 yards or 10, and vice versa. Head coach Bill Belichick has been one to put heavy emphasis on this area.  He has been known in […]

Patriots 2010 Preview: The Defensive Backs

The New England defense was not one of the NFL’s elite last season. They were mediocre on both sides of the ball, but did show signs of life from time to time, especially with the defensive backs. There was no star in the backfield. No single guy that served as a leader. Just a bunch […]

Patriots NFL Draft Review: Pats Take McCourty, Confuse Us All

Patriots fans had a lot of questions leading up to New England’s first round pick in this year’s draft. But, after trading down multiple spots, fans had even more questions after the team made its first pick. Who is Devin McCourty? Sure, a select few draft nerds had heard the name. But even fewer expected […]

Patriots vs. Eagles: Week One (Preseason)

Stadium: Lincoln Financial Field Time: 7:00 pm ET TV: WBZ-TV Radio: 98.5 The Sports Hub GAME OVERVIEW The Thursday night contest between the Eagles and Patriots marks the fourth time both organizations have played each other in the pre-season. Last season, the Patriots dug themselves an early hole, falling behind by a score of 24-3 […]