// Terrence Wheatley

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 Release Shawn Springs: Younger Defense Prevails

Bill Belichick is making more curious moves in his secondary. The Patriots released 35-year-old cornerback Shawn Springs yesterday, an unexpected roster move that seems to be part of an effort to get younger players involved on the Patriots’ defense. “It’s hard to evaluate and give young guys a shot if you’ve got me,’’ Springs said […]

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 […]

This Week At Patriots Place

As we approach NFL training camp and the preseason I’ll be giving you a weekly look at the issues surrounding the Patriots. I will also be starting a weekly mailbag, answering your questions about all things Pats, just send me a question at [email protected] The big news in New England this week is we actually […]

Gametime: Chiefs at Patriots

The Teams: Kansas City Chiefs (0-0) vs. New England Patriots (0-0) The Terms: Regular Season Week 1 The Place: Gillette Stadium, Foxboro, MA The Time: 1 p.m. The Channel: CBS 3 Burning Questions: How will Brady play? Having missed all four preseason games, all eyes are on Tom Brady to see how the two-time Super […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Special Teams and Coaching

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Special Teams Key Departures: None Key Arrivals: Matthew Slater, Terrence Wheatley Breakdown The Patriots are loaded at special teams, so first we’ll look at the crowded areas which are punt and kick returns. The Pats have a plethora of options to return […]

2008 Training Camp Preview: Secondary

Here’s the schedule for the training camp previews: Thursday: Secondary Friday: Linebackers Saturday: D-Line Sunday: O-Line Monday: Tight Ends and Wide Receivers Tuesday: Quarterbacks and Runningbacks Wednesday: Special Teams and Coaching Cornerbacks Key Departures: Asante Samuel, Randall Gay Key Arrivals: Fernando Bryant, Jason Webster, Terrence Wheatley Breakdown The major storyline for the 2008 Patriots defense […]

Kaczur Cuts Deal; Wheatley Signed

Patriots OL Nick Kaczur has cut a deal in his upstate New York drug case. Yesterday he pleaded guilty to speeding in exchange for putting his misdemeanor drug charge on hold. Kaczur, 28, paid a small fine and will have the drug charges dropped if he doesn’t get arrested in the next six months. Kaczur […]

Patriots Second Round/Second Day Picks

The Patriots have filled some needs and completed a trade in the second and third rounds of the 2008 NFL draft. Second Round: With the 62nd overall pick in the draft, the Pats took cornerback Terrence Wheatley from the University of Colorado. Wheatley is 5’9″ and 187 pounds. He’s seen as one of the faster […]