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Bill Belichick Holds Press Conference about Aaron Hernandez

After about a month of silence from head coach Bill Belichick, he finally took to the podium to speak about Aaron Hernandez. In the usual stoic tone the Belichick conveys, he was very sympathetic sending his condolences to the victim and his family. He claimed it was a “very sad” time for the New England […]

More Trouble for Patriots: First Hernandez, Now Dennard

New England Patriots cornerback Alfonzo Dennard was arrested  Thursday morning in Lincoln, Nebraska, under the suspicion of driving under the influence. Police say Denard was pulled over at 2 a.m. and given a field sobriety test, of which he failed. Police spokeswoman Katie Flood said Dennard was taken to a detoxification center but not jailed. […]

Alfonzo Dennard Arrested On Suspicion of DUI

Another Patriots player is in the news again, but for a second time this offseason, it is not something positive. Alfonzo Dennard was arrested in Nebraska last night on suspicion of DUI. Dennard is facing three charges with one being driving under the influence. This could be bad news for Dennard, who is on probation […]

RB Shane Vereen Might See Time at WR for Patriots

Patriots running back Shane Vereen could be filling in at WR with the sudden lack of targets for Patriots QB Tom Brady, yardbarker.com says. During mini-camp, Vereen was seen at times lining up at the WR position. Last season against the Houston Texans, Vereen displayed his pass catching abilities in a nationally televised game on ESPN, […]

With Aaron Hernandez Gone, Fantasy Owners Should Hope Jake Ballard Can Ball

After Aaron Hernandez was released by the Patriots on Wednesday, Jake Ballard, who now projects to start at tight end for the Patriots, tweeted for the first time in almost a week: “Do you like a little kick in your coke Do you like it goin’ up in smoke Do you like it on a […]

Aaron Hernandez Charged With First-Degree Murder, Denied Bail

Former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been charged with the first-degree murder of Odin Lloyd and denied bail. If found guilty, he is looking at life in prison. He has also been charged with five counts of firearm possession, including carrying a firearm without a license and carrying a large capacity firearm. Earlier in […]

Photos: Aaron Hernandez Girlfriend Shayanna Jenkins

Curious who this mystery girlfriend of Aaron Hernandez is? Her name is Shayanna Jenkins, a 2007 graduate from Bristol Central High School in Connecticut, like Hernandez. She lived in the North Attleborough home with him. They had a baby in November 2012, and got engaged that month as well. Little else is known about her.

TMZ Photo: Aaron Hernandez Takes Mirror Pic With Gun

The photo says it all. Aaron Hernandez, then 19, posed with this gun in 2009 while at college in Florida. Was it a preview of things to come? Better yet, did the Patriots ever see this photo?

Patriots Release Aaron Hernandez After He Was Arrested

The Patriots have released tight end Aaron Hernandez after he was arrested and taken into custody Wednesday morning. “A young man was murdered last week and we extend our sympathies to the family and friends who mourn his loss. Words cannot express the disappointment we feel knowing that one of our players was arrested as […]

Pond Searched in Aaron Hernandez Case; Lawyer Releases Statement

In the developing story of Aaron Hernandez and his connection to the death of 27-year-old Odin Lloyd, authorities have searched a pond in North Attleboro near Hernandez’s home. According to ESPN’S Bob Holtzman, investigators along with divers in wet suits and metal detectors were present near a pond less than a quarter mile from Hernandez’s […]

Three Patriots Rookies to Watch in 2013

In a year when the Patriots did not have many draft picks, they of course found a way to trade their first round pick for a number of later round picks. Normally I would not be happy with them trading down, but in a year where the draft was weaker than most years, I don’t […]

Report: Police Question Patriots Tight End Aaron Hernandez in Potential Murder Investigation

Details are beginning to emerge about a possible connection between New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez and the body of a 27-year-old man that was found in an industrial park not far from the player’s home in North Attleboro. Sources have told ABC news that a 2013 Chevrolet Suburban with Rhode Island plates that […]

Chad Johnson Spanks Attorney in Court, Gets 30 Days in Jail

The artist formerly known as Ochocinco is at it again. This time, however, his antics aren’t costing his team 15 yards for unsportsmanlike conduct but rather landing the out-of-work wide receiver in jail for 30 days. Chad Johnson was in court Monday hoping to make a plea deal to avoid jail time in his probation […]

Done Deal? Tim Tebow to the Patriots

With the Red Sox leading the American League and the Bruins about to enter the Stanley Cup Finals for the second time in three years, the beginning of Patriots minicamp was on the backburner of Boston’s hot stove of sports stories. That all changed on Monday evening when it was reported that Tim Tebow had […]

More Surgery Scheduled for Gronk

The New England Patriots started their OTA’s recently, but a big presence was missing for these practices. Rob Gronkowski, who recently had a fourth forearm surgery on May 21, was handed some more bad news recently, which has Patriots fans worried. Gronk will have to undergo another surgery in mid to late June, only this […]