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Patriots Select Malcolm Brown in First Round of NFL Draft

The New England Patriots selected University of Texas defensive tackle Malcolm Brown with the 32nd overall pick to close out the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night. Despite some reports of trade activity, the Patriots ended up using their selection on Brown. Brown, a 6’2″, 319 pound  defensive tackle should be able to […]

Patriots Exercise 5th Year Options for Chandler Jones, Dont’a Hightower

The Patriots picked up the fifth year options for  both linebacker Dont’a Hightower and defensive end Chandler Jones on Thursday. The options will keep both players with the team through 2016. Jones and Hightower were both key pieces of the 2014 Patriots defense that helped guide the team to a Super Bowl win. Both players […]

#TBT: Adam Vinatieri’s Super Bowl-Worn Cleats Up for Sale

Nothing screams “Throwback Thursday” like getting the chance to own a piece of Patriots history. Now, you have that chance. Up for auction soon is Adam Vinatieri’s game-worn cleats used to kick the game-winning field goal to beat the Carolina Panthers at Super Bowl 38. To make the cleats more special — they are autographed […]

#ICYMI Photos: Rob Gronkowski’s New Girlfriend, Camille Kostek

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is dating former Patriots cheerleader, news anchor and model Camille Kostek, according to TMZ, who reported Tuesday that Kostek just landed a “ambassador” gig with Benrus Watch Company. Gronk has been linked to all sorts of girls in the past, including porn star Bibi Jones and even a 16-year-old in […]

Video: Roger Goodell Says Patriots #Deflategate Report Coming Soon

In the never-ending Deflategate saga, we have a new development this morning. Roger Goodell told CBS News that Ted Wells is nearly finished with the report. “[Wells] has not been given a time frame, I expect it will not be long,” Goodell told Charlie Rose on CBS This Morning Tuesday. The investigation began in late […]

Jets Fined $100,000 For Darrelle Revis Tampering; No Draft Pick Loss

The New York Jets were fined $100,000 by the NFL on Tuesday for tampering with former Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis, who they later signed to a long-term deal. The tampering is specifically in reference to Jets team owner Woody Johnson’s comments toward the end of the season, when he said he would like to bring […]

Tom Brady was at Gillette Stadium while Patriots were at White House

We’re learning more about Tom Brady’s whereabouts while his teammates were at the White House celebrating their Super Bowl championship with President Obama. According to ESPN’s Mike Reiss, Brady was at Gillette Stadium for a period of time Thursday while his team was in Washington.

2015 NFL Draft Profile: Jordan Phillips DT, Oklahoma

The 2015 NFL draft is almost upon us. It seems like just yesterday that New England Patriots fans were basking in the glow of their shiny new Lombardi trophy. Then tragedy struck as key free agents left town and stalwarts were left to find new places of employment. Now it is time for the rebirth […]

LeGarrette Blount Suspended for Week 1

The NFL announced on Tuesday that Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount will be suspended for week one of the 2015 season. He will still be eligible to participate in the team’s offseason program as well as training camp. The arrest stems from an August 2014 incident when Blount was a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers. […]

Patriots 2014-2015 Position Review: Cornerback

Current Personnel: Malcolm Butler, Logan Ryan, Kyle Arrington, Alfonzo Dennard, Robert McClain, Chimdi Chekwa, Bradley Fletcher, Justin Green Need Level: Moderate-High Possible Fits: Jalen Collins (LSU), Doran Grant (OSU), Alex Carter (Stanford), Cam Thomas (Western Kentucky) The Patriots have gone from one of the league’s best secondary’s to having the cornerback position. Their two key […]

Rob Gronkowski to Portray Cop in ‘You Can’t Have It’ Movie

The summer of Gronk continues. Rob Gronkowski will apparently play a police officer in the upcoming movie, “You Can’t Have It.” The movie stars Joanna Krupa and Armand Assant, according to TMZ. Yo soy fiesta!

Stevan Ridley Likely to Sign with Jets or Dolphins, Report Says

Running back Stevan Ridley has likely played his final down for the Patriots. According to the New York Daily News, Ridley is expected to sign with the Jets or Dolphins.

Patriots 2014-15 Position Review: Safety

Current Personnel: Devin McCourty, Patrick Chung, Duron Harmon, Tavon Wilson, Nate Ebner Need Level: Moderate-Low Possible Fits: James Sample (Louisville), Jordan Richards (Stanford), Ibraheim Campbell (Northwestern), Nick Perry (Alabama) New England has one of the best safeties in the league on one side of their secondary and relatively average play on the other. This could […]

Video: Shirtless Rob Gronkowski Twerks in Miami

Because you need something to make you happy whenenver you’re reading or viewing this, here’s a short video of Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski twerking in Miami. View the video on Deadspin here.

Patriots 2014-15 Position Review: Linebacker

Current Personnel: Jerod Mayo, Dont’a Hightower, Jamie Collins, Chris White, Darius Fleming Need Level: Low Possible Fits: Trey Flowers (Arkansas), Jordan Hicks (Texas), Ramik Wilson (Georgia), Taiwan Jones (MSU) The Patriots are in a good spot at linebacker.