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Patriots Offensive Line Held its Own Against Bills

Entering Sunday’s game, one match-up that the Bills had potential to take advantage of was their defensive line against the Patriots offensive line.  The Bills have an excellent front that gives many teams problems. The Patriots were rolling in with two rookies starting in the interior of the offensive line. It had the potential to […]

Connelly Top Ten: Revenge Tour Continues

1. Offense: – Brady on pace for 800 passes – Dobson best game – though could have scored on seam route but fell down – why they go for it in 4th down – could have flipped game – should have run some clock late 2. Defense: – Fletcher has to go – Chandler Jones […]

Bills Defensive Line Is a Major Challenge for the Patriots

When the Patriots travel to Buffalo to face the Bills on Sunday, they will have to deal with a dominant and supremely talented defensive line that is now being coached by Rex Ryan. The Patriots, who could likely start two rookies along the offensive line again, will face a massive challenge protecting Tom Brady and […]

John Jastremski and Jim McNally to be Reinstated by NFL

John Jastremski and Jim McNally, the two men at the center of the supposed “Delfategate” plot to under-inflate footballs, will be reinstated by the NFL this week. The pair had been suspended since May without pay. There have been conflicting stories as to who suspended them, with the NFL saying it was the Patriots and […]

Notes and Observations Week 1: Brady Nearly Perfect as Patriots Beat Steelers on Banner Night

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Football has returned and our defending champion New England Patriots came out with fire on banner night. Tom Brady came out to an incredible ovation as was expected after the way he was treated for the past eight months. The “Where is Roger” chants were perfect and […]

Patriots Place Bryan Stork On IR-Return

The Patriots announced on Wednesday that they have place starting center Bryan Stork on Injured Reserve with a designation to return due to a concussion. This means that Stork will not be able to practice until week six and will not be able to play until after week nine. The second year veteran out of […]

“Do Your Job” Airs Tonight on NFL Network

Following last night’s premiere of “America’s Game” on the 2014 Patriots, NFL Network will air a one hour special on the team tonight titled “Do Your Job.” The special focuses on the coaching staff and front office of the Patriots and their perspectives on the championship season. Throughout the hour, topics such as games, key […]

ESPN Outside The Lines, SI Spygate Reports (CliffsNotes Version)

Because nobody has time to read tens of thousands of words that say most of the Spygate rumors you have already heard (hell, I really didn’t have the time, either, but I read each and every excruciating word), here is a CliffsNotes version of the reports released Tuesday by ESPN’s Outside The Lines and Sports […]

NFL Network Airing 2014 Patriots “America’s Game” on Tuesday

In what has become a yearly tradition, NFL Network will air “America’s Game” a special on the previous season’s champion on Tuesday. The hour long special will follow the 2014 Patriots from training camp through their Super Bowl win in February. The special will air at 10 pm eastern and feature interviews with Julian Edelman, […]

Tom Brady Suspension Overturned: What’s Next?

News broke this morning that Tom Brady had won his appeal in Federal Court and his four game suspension was overturned. With that ruling by Judge Richard Berman, Brady is eligible to play in all 16 regular season games for New England and will not lose any game checks. The news is fantastic for New […]

Ryan Wendell Activated from PUP List

Patriots starting offensive lineman Ryan Wendell practiced on Tuesday, a signal that he has been removed from the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. Wendell, who is entering his eighth season, has experience starting at both guard and center. Wendell entered in the NFL as an undrafted free agent and has played his entire career […]

Five Patriots to Watch Saturday Night

The Patriots will take on the New Orleans Saints in their second preseason game on Saturday night. The game concludes a week that included two days of joint practices. Tom Brady and the Patriots offense shined throughout the two sessions that both teams called valuable. As with the first preseason contest, tonight will feature limited time […]

Patriots to Hold Joint Practices with New Orleans Saints

The Patriots will travel to White Sulpher Springs this week to conduct joint practices with the New Orleans Saints. The practices will be on Wednesday and Thursday of this week, after which the teams will travel to New Orleans and compete in a preseason game on Saturday. Bill Belichick has made a habit of having […]

Patriots Preseason Game One: First Impressions

The Patriots fell to the Packers 22-11  in their first preseason game of 2015. The game saw many key players rest and was an opportunity for younger players and new arrivals to get some game action. Not too much can be learned from a contest like this scheme-wise, as neither team game plans. However, some […]

Observations From Day 11 of Patriots Camp

The Patriots held their final practice before Thursday’s preseason game on Tuesday afternoon. Prior to practice, Bill Belichick said it was a day the team could use to begin the transition to game preparation, most of which will take place on Wednesday. Tom Brady was absent from practice, which forced Jimmy Garoppolo and newcomer Ryan […]