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Edelman mocks Belichick in Cinco de Mayo tweet

Tuesday marks Cinco de Mayo, a holiday that celebrates the Mexican army’s suprising victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. In the States, it is often used as an excuse for folks to behave in drunken, boorish behavior highlighted by the perpetrating of disrespectful cultural stereotypes, much in the...Read More The post Julian Edelman’s playfully mocks...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Release Alfonzo Dennard

The New England Patriots continue to purge themselves of depth at the cornerback position. After both Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner departed the team in free agency, it became apparent that the defending champs were in trouble at this all-important position. Spending a late-round pick on a corner in the draft last week probably didn’t calm many nerves. Releasing former seventh...
Via Sportsnaut
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: New England Patriots release starting cornerback

With Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner already gone, the New England Patriots needed to get creative in their secondary. Apparently, that means releasing another starting cornerback. The #Patriots are releasing CB Alfonzo Dennard, who they drafted in 2012, source said. He had 4 starts this year. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 5, 2015 Coming out of Nebraska, there were times...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patriots release CB Alfonzo Dennard

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the Patriots will release cornerback Alfonzo Dennard. Dennard, a seventh-round pick in 2012, played in just six games for the team in 2014 and he finished the year on injured reserve with a hamstring injury. The Patriots are counting on returning cover men Malcolm Butler, Kyle Arrington and Logan Ryan while rookie Darryl Roberts will...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Is Joe Cardona’s NFL future in doubt?

Is Joe Cardona‘s NFL future in doubt? On Saturday during the last day of the 2015 NFL draft, Joe Cardona became the first Navy Midshipman to be selected in the in 20 years when he was drafted by the New England Patriots in round 5. However, because of Joe Cardona’s obligation to the U.S. military and specifically the Navy, he could get called back to duty. Adam Stites of sbnation...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

FSU OL coach on Patriots fourth round pick Tre' Jackson: 'I see a couple guys get drafted in front of this guy who couldn't carry his jock'

The New England Patriots found success in 2014 when they drafted center Bryan Stork, a Florida State lineman who not only cracked the starting lineup, he ended up being a key cog along the offensive line, on a Super Bowl-winning team. In 2015, Bill Belichick went back to the FSU well selecting Seminoles guard Tre' Jackson when he was available into the fourth round. FSU's offensive...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Why Bill Belichick made the single dumbest selection of the NFL Draft

Can I be honest with you guys for a second? Bill Belichick made the worst pick of the NFL Draft — by a long shot, too. If I asked you when a team should target a long snapper in the draft, you’d say never, and you’d be dead on. You don’t draft a long snapper. You turn some washed-up center, whose on the verge of loosing his career, and say, “Hey, you know how to snap a...
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Monday web roundup: New England Patriots

Aggregating Report Card Grades from Around the Web ► From this view, the New England Patriots 2015 class was a bit of a mixed bag, but ultimately a positive group. The Pats surprisingly made 11 selections, ... Patriots sign 2 undrafted free agents ► of the most underrated post draft activities is the chase for undrafted free agents. Teams can ... Patriots hopeful draft...
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Bill Belichick to rookies: Only the ‘strong will survive’

Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports After seven rounds, the 2015 NFL Draft came to a close on Saturday.  Now the real work begins for the 224 drafted players and several hundred other undrafted players as they prepare for life in the NFL. New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick spoke about the next biggest challenge for all of the rookie players. “The biggest challenge for all...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots take another shot at an Aaron Hernandez replacement

Ever since that whole Aaron Hernandez thing, the Patriots have been searching for another pass-catching tight end to complement the insane talents of Rob Gronkowski. It hasn’t worked … But Super Bowl champions never give up! So, with 202nd-overall pick, Bill Belichick is trying again with Arkansas tight end A.J. Derby. Derby has a lot of talent, but he’s raw, only having a...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski wears great plaid suit to Kentucky Derby

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski attended the Kentucky Derby with some teammates and friends on Saturday, and he was one of the best-dressed spectators at Churchill Downs. Gronk went with a red and green plaid suit that was complete with a green tie and a white fedora. He hung out with Tom Brady,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski wears awesome suit to Kentucky Derby

  The following photos shouldn’t surprise you.   After all, this is Rob Gronkowski we’re talking about, and this is the Kentucky Derby, the site of some of the most bizarre wardrobe choices you’ll see. But that doesn’t make the New England Patriots tight end’s getup any less awesome. Ahead of the 141st annual Run for the Roses, Gronk showed up at Churchill...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick explains Jordan Richards, Geno Grissom picks

The New England Patriots selected Stanford strong safety Jordan Richards with the No. 64 pick and Oklahoma defensive end Geneo Grissom with the No. 97 overall pick in the NFL draft on Friday. The Patriots traded the 96th pick and their seventh rounder to the Browns to drop to 97th.  They picked up picks 111 (4th round), 147 (5th round), and 202 (6th round). Richards, 5-foot...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Brady and teammates head to Kentucky Derby

The New England Patriots are going on the road to the Kentucky Derby. We know Derby weekend is one of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s favorites, and it looks like he’s rolling with a pretty big crew this year, including a couple of high-profile teammates. Brady posted this photo to Facebook on Friday, with teammates Rob Gronkowski and Julian Edelman making an appearance. ...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Reloading The Musket - Meet Malcom Brown: Husband, Father, Patriot

Brown's combination of talent and maturity made him the ideal pick, and a late first-round steal for New EnglandFor the seventh time in eight seasons, the new England patriots have drafted a defender with their top selection - and with all seven still on the Patriots' roster, one would think that head ball coach Bill Belichick would have to be looking at an elite defensive unit as...
Via Foxborough Free Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots select Malcolm Brown with the 32nd overall pick

The New England Patriots selected Malcolm Brown with the 32nd overall pick. Here is the scouting report, courtesy of Jeff Hyde (@Jeff__Hyde). Malcom Brown is a high riser in this year’s class.  When you turn on the tape, you immediately notice Brown’s explosiveness.  He does a great job at the snap of delivering an initial blow to the offensive lineman and uses that punch...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Select Malcom Brown In First Round Of NFL Draft

With the 32nd pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, the defending Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots select...
Via CLNS Radio
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots pick up Jones 5th year option

The New England Patriots have picked up the 5th year option on defensive end Chandler Jones, according to sources. 
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Camille Kostek says beau Rob Gronkowski is ‘genuine’ and ‘super intelligent’

While Rob Gronkowski hasn’t officially acknowledged the reported romantic relationship himself, Camille Kostek confirmed on Wednesday to the Boston Globe that she and the New England Patriots tight end are at the very least spending considerable time together. “Rob and I have been seeing each other,” Kostek, a former Patriots cheerleader admitted. “We’re both super...Read...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Pats cheerleader confirms she's dating Rob Gronkowski

  Rob Gronkowski officially is off the market, as his new girlfriend confirmed the two are dating.   Camille Kostek confirmed in an interview with The Boston Globe that she and the New England Patriots tight end are indeed an item. Kostek, a former Patriots cheerleader, opened up in an interview with the Globe centered around her new relationship and new modeling gig...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacquiao ran away from home when his dad ate pet dog

Manny Pacquiao had a very difficult upbringing in the Philippines, which is what ultimately inspired him to pursue a career in professional boxing. But there was one horrifying event in particular that resulted in Pacquiao running away from home. Earlier this week, Pacquiao’s trainer Freddie Roach told Eurosport that Pacquiao ran away from home at...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Tom Brady was a no-show at the White House?

A big story to emerge out of the New England Patriots’ visit to the White House last week to celebrate the team’s Super Bowl championship was the conspicuous absence by one of its biggest stars, Tom Brady. A conspiracy theory currently being floated is that Brady decided to rebuff the invite for a meet-and-greet with...Read More The post Was Tom Brady a no-show at White House...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount Goes Off on Twitter Troll, Tells Him to Call him “Super Bowl 49 Champ”

Running back LeGarrette Blount landed with the New England Patriots after being bounced by the Pittsburgh Steelers during the 2014 season. Even though he didn’t play with the Super Bowl winning team for most 2014 season, Blount is still technically a Super Bowl champion. He also helped the Patriots to the AFC title by putting up 148 yards and three scores in the conference championship...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

John Legend catches Belichick checking out Chrissy Teigen

Bill Belichick has been busted for spying again, only this time he won’t be penalized by the NFL as a result. Belichick attended the White House Correspondents’ Dinner on Saturday and spent a few moments on the red carpet. SI swimsuit model Chrissy Teigen understandably caught his eye, and a photographer happened to snap the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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