Balance Is Now Status Quo For Patriots' Offense

When you go up against the New England Patriots offense, it's next to impossible to take away all of their weapons.I mean, the best tight end duo in the league, an electric wide receiver corps and a powerful and versatile running game - all led by the greatest quarterback to ever play the game - your 11 players are not going to be enough to take away their entire 11.If you try to...
Via Foxborough Free Press
26 minutes ago

Nate Washington works out for Bucs

Veteran wide receiver Nate Washington worked out for the Buccaneers Tuesday. Washington, 33, was released by the Patriots in August. He caught 47 passes for the Texans last year and has caught at least 40 passes every season since 2008. Last week, the Bucs placed wide receiver Vincent Jackson on injured reserve. The Bucs signed…
Via Pro Football Talk
44 minutes ago

Rob Gronkowski goes undercover as a Lyft driver

Have you ever gotten in an Uber or a Lyft car and thought your driver was just nuts? A few people looking to pick up a ride in Foxborough recently must have that thought when they got picked up for a ride, because they were being picked up by Rob Gronkowski. Of course, they didn’t know it was Gronkowski until they arrived at their destination. Gronk went undercover as a Lyft driver...
Via The Comeback
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Report: Patriots acquire former 2nd-round pick Kyle Van Noy from Lions

The New England Patriots didn’t wait until next week’s deadline to make a trade. On Tuesday, they made yet another swap, adding a linebacker for the third consecutive season.According to Field Yates of ESPN, the Patriots sent a sixth-round pick to Detroit in exchange for linebacker Kyle Van Noy and a seventh-rounder.Van Noy was taken by the Lions in the second round of the 2014...
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3 hours ago

Belichick leaves door open for Dion Lewis, Tre' Jackson to return this week

Running back Dion Lewis and guard Tre’ Jackson were eligible to return to New England Patriots practice last week, but neither did. Will we see either back on the practice field this week? Patriots coach Bill Belichick addressed that question Tuesday morning in a conference call with reporters. “We’ll have to talk with our medical and conditioning staff and kind of get...
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New England Patriots Newsfeed Podcast 10/25/16

10/25/16 Newsfeed | Patriots trade for Kyle Van Noy | Patriots top Power Rankings | Powered by CLNS Radio
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4 hours ago

Report: Patriots acquire LB Kyle Van Noy in trade with Lions

Needing linebacker depth after some of their talented linebackers have been dealing with injuries, the New England Patriots have reportedly traded for Detroit Lions linebacker Kyle Van Noy. Van Noy should help with depth along the defense for the Patriots and could provide some assistance as a pass rusher within the scheme. From @JamesWalkerNFL & I: the Lions have traded LB...
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Patriots acquire linebacker Kyle Van Noy from Lions

The Lions and Patriots can work easily together, since Lions General Manager Bob Quinn used to work with Bill Belichick. And now they’ve swapped a starter, a week ahead of the trade deadline. In a deal that was broken by more ESPN reporters than people involved, the Lions sent linebacker Kyle Van Noy to New…
Via Pro Football Talk
4 hours ago

Chad Johnson shares story of Bill Belichick chastising Tom Brady in front of the team

Chad Johnson – or Ochocinco, as he was once called – spent the majority of his NFL career in Cincinnati with the Bengals. In his final season, though, he teamed up with Tom Brady and the Patriots for one uneventful year.Johnson started just three games and caught 15 passes for 276 yards in New England, but his time there wasn’t completely wasted. He learned what makes the Patriots...
Via FOX Sports
4 hours ago

New England Patriots: Around the Web 10/25/16

Start your week off with the latest links from around the web about the New England Patriots.
Via CLNS Radio
23 hours ago

Patriots rolling as they prepare for Round 2 against Bills

FOXBOROOUGH, Mass. (AP) As excited as Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan was about his team's 16-0 win over the Patriots earlier this month - his first in Foxborough in eight tries - he was quick to acknowledge it came with an asterisk. ''It's satisfying. But let's face it: They had a player out,'' Ryan said at the time. That player, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, is back for Round...
Via Associated Press
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What we learned from the New England Patriots’ win over the Steelers

On Sunday, the Patriots were able to survive a trip to the Steel City and leave with a victory.  The Patriots are now 6-1, and sit at the top of the AFC with the best record in the conference.  Here is what we learned form the Patriots’ 27-16 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Malcolm Butler can hang with the best Malcolm Butler continues to make his case that he is one of...
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Tom Brady offers strong stance on domestic violence

Like most of his New England Patriots teammates, Tom Brady always does his best to steer clear of discussing controversial issues. But when he was asked about the latest domestic violence stain that Josh Brown has brought on the NFL, Brady was a bit more candid than usual. In his weekly appearance on WEEI’s “Kirk & Callahan Show” Monday, Brady took a strong stance against...
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Why the New England Patriots won't win the Super Bowl

This NFL Sunday proved two things: 1) The New England Patriots are the best team in football. 2) The New England Patriots will not win the Super Bowl and you can bet your cutoff hoodie and Microsoft Surface on it.It's not a lineup thing, it's not a playbook thing, it's not a depth thing, it's not a coaching thing, it's not a scheme thing, it's not a bad-matchup thing, it's not an...
Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

Gronk giggles like a school boy thinking of 69th career touchdown

If this isn’t the most Rob Gronkowski thing ever, we don’t know what is. The New England Patriots’ All-Pro tight end caught his second touchdown pass of the season Sunday in his team’s 27-16 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. It was more than just any other touchdown, though, as Gronk tied Stanley Morgan’s team record of 68 career scores. That means Gronkowski’s next...
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WATCH: Malcolm Butler trolls Antonio Brown’s TD celebration

Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler is one of the best young cornerbacks in the NFL right now, and he showed that during Sunday’s game against the Steelers when he picked off a pass that was intended for Antonio Brown in the end zone. He decided to troll Brown after doing it, which doesn’t make all that much sense, given that the ball was horribly underthrown by Landry Jones...
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Steelers DB gives Patriots WR a suplex

Artie Burns took Chris Hogan on a one-way ticket to Suplex City Sunday, and he was penalized as a result. Take a look at the suplex the Pittsburgh Steelers DB crushed the New England Patriots wide receiver with: Artie Burns with the suplex and penalty on Chris Hogan — The Cauldron (ICYMI) (@CauldronICYMI) October 23, 2016 Yup, a play like that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Gronkowski on the verge of breaking Stanley Morgan’s Patriots TD record

With his touchdown catch last week against the Bengals, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is one TD away from tying former Pats WR Stanley Morgan’s (1977-89) record of 67. Morgan thinks it will happen this weekend: “Yeah, it should go down Sunday,” the  four-time Pro Bowler said from his Memphis home, via Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald. “I’m really impressed...
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Preview and predicitions for New England Patriots vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

Alex House: The New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers were slated to engage in a potentially telling battle that would have showcased two of the league’s best offenses in what seems to be the favorite for the AFC Championship game. The injury of Ben Roethlisberger makes it likely that the Patriots will maintain a look of invincibility as they should have the edge over a...
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Unbeaten, interception-free Vikings on the verge of historic start

The Minnesota Vikings can make NFL history on Sunday in Philadelphia. A win over the Eagles and an interception-free afternoon from quarterback Sam Bradford would make the Vikings the first team since at least 1933 to start 6-0 without an interception, according to ESPN Stats and Information. If @Vikings (5-0) win Sunday and don’t throw INT, they would be first in modern NFL...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Brady weighs in on sideline tablet debate

FOXBORO, Mass. — Bill Belichick’s thoughts on Microsoft Surface tablets became national news Tuesday when the New England Patriots coach announced he no longer would be using them during games. One day later, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was asked to weigh in on the issue. TB12’s take: The tablets are cool and all, but he prefers to trust his own two eyes. “I’ve never...
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Patriots’ headsets reportedly went down against Bengals

The New England Patriots were up to their old tricks again on Sunday, this time sabotaging their own headset communications during their game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Tom E. Curran of reports that the Patriots had to resort to “old school” play-calling methods after they had some technical difficulties with their electronic equipment. Offensive coordinator Josh...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

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