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Patriots in talks to bring back Dante Scarnecchia

Mike Reiss of ESPN is reporting that the Patriots are in talks to bring back retired offensive line coach Dante Scarnecchia. The legendary offensive line coach retired after the 2013 season after having spent two decades coaching in New England. His replacement, Dave DeGuglielmo, had an up and down tenure in New England that ranged from […]

Honestly Not Even Mad, Just Very Disappointed after Patriots Loss to Broncos

Well, I was wrong. I was wrong dead to rights. I was a deer caught in the headlights on this one. I’m a man, so I’ll admit my wrongs. And, you know, after it’s all said and done, I’m not really mad. I’m sort of over it already, surprisingly. After 2014, even though I kept […]

Offensive Line Woes Help End Patriots Season

The Patriots came up two points short of a trip to the Super Bowl in their loss to the Broncos. There were several factors in the loss, but none bigger than the play of the Patriots offensive line. Tom Brady was hit 20 times and was constantly under pressure. Von Miller, Demarcus Ware and Derek […]

The Brady Bowl, and Why Peyton May be in Trouble

The AFC Championship game is coming this weekend, or as I like to call it- the Brady Bowl. Tom Brady has been to this thing 10 of the last 15 seasons, and that’s COUNTING the season he tore his ACL. This shows Brady’s true dominance of the game. He’s literally been to more Championship games […]

Chandler Jones had medical emergency Sunday

According to police records and several media outlets, Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones was hospitalized on Sunday due to a medical emergency. The cause of the hospitalization has not been made public. Jones arrived at the Foxborough police department on Sunday morning and was evaluated by five officers and subsequently taken to the hospital. An […]

Julian Edelman Cleared to Play Against Chiefs

There’s good news on the injury front for the Patriots, according to WHDH Sports Director Joe Amorosino. Wide receiver Julian Edelman has been cleared to play in Saturday’s game against the Chiefs.

Browns Interview Patriots Defensive Coordinator Matt Patricia

Even though the Patriots are in the throes of the NFL Playoffs, that doesn’t mean their attractive assistant coaches can’t seek head coach openings across the league. Defensive Coordinator Matt Patricia, who has been with the team for 12 years, interviewed with the Cleveland Browns on Saturday. 

Patriots to host Chiefs in Divisional Round

Thanks to the Steelers win over the Bengals last night, the Patriots will host the Chiefs on Saturday at 4:30 pm in their Divisional playoff game. The chiefs defeated the Texans 30-0 earlier yesterday. The meeting will be the first time the two teams have faced each other since Kansas City blew out New England […]

Tom Brady Suffered Sprained Ankle in Loss

An MRI on Tom Brady Monday showed that the quarterback suffered a sprained ankle as well as bruised ribs. The ankle injury occurred in the first half when Brady was rolled up on by Ndamukong Suh. Brady came off the field gingerly and had his ankle re-taped prior to the next offensive series. He did […]

Julian Edelman Likely Out Sunday

Tom E. Curran of CSNNE tweet that the chances of Julian Edelman returning to action on Sunday are “real long.” Edelman has been out since he broke a bone in his foot during the first half of the Patriots win over the Giants in November.  The timetable for Edelman’s recovery could open the possibility for […]

Notes and Observations Week 15: Patriots Clinch 1st Round Bye Handling the Titans 33-16

On Monday morning the Patriots came to an agreement with veteran, free agent running back Steven Jackson. Adding Jackson to the 53-man roster put the Patriots at a total of 75 different players making up the 53-man roster over the course of this season. The injuries have been noticeable and if this were any other […]

Notes and Observations Week 14: Patriots Take Control of The AFC, Defeat Texans 27-6

After losing two games in a row you knew there was no way the Patriots were going to lose Sunday against the Texans. With Belichick and Tom Brady involved the Patriots haven’t lost more than two games in a row since 2002. Offensively the team is still banged up but the return of Rob Gronkowski made […]

Notes and Observations Week 13: Patriots Embarrass Themselves at Home, Lose to Eagles 35-28

Losing twice in a row is not something we are accustomed to as fans of the New England Patriots. Since Bill Belichick has been the coach of the team they’ve only lost two games in a row 11 times, including Sunday’s game. It’s a luxury most teams in the NFL have not been afforded. When […]

Notes and Observations Week 12: Patriots Lose 1st Game in Frustrating Fashion; Broncos Win in OT 30-24

Now that we’ve all had a full 24 hours to digest the frustrating monstrosity that was Sunday Night Football, we can rationally examine the remains. While it was fun to imagine this team really sticking it to the whole league and going 16-0 everyone knew just how hard that task would be. Every team in the […]

Report: Hightower Suffered Sprained MCL in Loss to Broncos

Albert Breer of NFL Network has reported that Patriots linebacker Dont’a Hightower suffered a sprained MCL in Sunday’s loss at Denver. The injury happened in the first half and Hightower went back to the locker room before halftime. He watched the second half from the sidelines. A sprained MCL will typically keep a player out […]