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Patriots WR Aaron Dobson called out Josh McDaniels; but someone needed too

New England Patriots wide receiver Aaron Dobson was a healthy scratch for the second straight game during Monday’s nightmare loss to Kansas City a curious situation considering the Patriots’ glaring lack of a playmaking, field-stretching receiver. According to the Boston Globes’ Shalise Manza Young, Dobson was benched in Weeks 3 and 4 because he “mouthed […] The post Patriots...
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Ex-NFL WR pleads guilty to mailing ecstasy

Former New England Patriots wide receiver Reche Caldwell could be facing serious jail time after pleading guilty Wednesday to possession and intent to sell ecstasy. Caldwell was arrested in Tampa, Fla., in May after trying to send two packages of the drug in the mail. He admitted to shipping and receiving more than two pounds, per TMZ Sports. The offense carries a maximum punishment...
Via NESN.com
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Report: Aaron Dobson inactive the past two games for “mouthing off” to Josh McDaniels

Sounds like frustrations are starting to boil over in New England. Patriots wide receiver Aaron Dobson was inactive for the past two weeks for mouthing off to offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels. on Dobson: source says he "mouthed off" to Josh McDaniels, leading to his being inactive vs. OAK & KC — shalise manza young (@shalisemyoung) October 2, 2014 var...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Pats WR reportedly deactivated for mouthing off to coach

The New England Patriots have lacked wide receiver options on the outside in their past two games and curiously had both Aaron Dobson and Kenbrell Thompkins inactive for Monday night’s blowout loss at Kansas City. Not it looks like we know why Dobson hasn’t been playing. According to Boston Globe reporter Shalise Manza Young, Dobson […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Report: Patriots benched WR for mouthing off to coach

The New England Patriots apparently benched wide receiver Aaron Dobson for two games for mouthing off to offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels. The report comes from Shalise Manza Young of The Boston Globe and indicates that Dobson was benched solely for his verbal actions directed at McDaniels. on Dobson: source says he "mouthed off" to Josh McDaniels, leading to his...
Via Sportsnaut
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Belichick repeats moving 'on to Cincinnati' during presser

Bill Belichick has become one of the most curmudgeonly, no-nonsense and guarded head coaches in NFL history, especially as it relates to his interactions with the media. Belichick is incredibly stodgy during press conferences, never willing to give an inch, adamantly uninterested in plying the press with worthy or interesting sound bytes. Instead, the New […] The post Repeat much...
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Patriots Practice Report: Brandon Browner, Brian Tyms Present For Walkthrough

FOXBORO, Mass. — Brandon Browner and Brian Tyms are back at Gillette Stadium after serving four-game suspension. Browner and Tyms were present in the New England Patriots’ locker room and at practice for Wednesday’s walkthrough. Tyms was not allowed at Gillette Stadium while he was serving a suspension for violating the league’s performance-enhancing drug policy. Browner...
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Tom Brady defends not congratulating Garoppolo on TD

Tom Brady inadvertently stirred up some controversy on Monday night when he ignored Jimmy Garoppolo after the rookie quarterback threw his first NFL touchdown. Brady stayed sitting on the bench after Garoppolo came to the sideline as the New England Patriots trailed the Kansas City Chiefs 41-14. Brady eventually started looking over plays with the rookie signal-caller and offensive...
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Rodney Harrison: Brady looks 'scared to death'

Many are scratching their heads as to why the New England Patriots looks so damn awful on offense, but it's quite simple to former Pats safety Rodney Harrison. It's all about who quarterback Tom Brady, who Harrison says looks "scared to death" out there, has to work with this season, and the group just isn't what people make them out to be. "Tom Brady...
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A (Friendly) 49′ers Fan’s Take On The Patriots’ Blow Out Loss

This tale of optimism is brought to by redditor IAmADuckSizeHorseAMA (link here): “I know it was rough last night, but no team goes without an occasional ass whooping occasionally (take it from me, I know). However, I’d like to try and restore some faith in you all, if for no other reason, I know how it feels to have everyone root for you to lose and want to at the very least...
Via The Awesome Boston
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Did Tom Brady snub Jimmy Garoppolo?

Thursday night’s loss to the Kansas City Chiefs was easily one of the most embarrassing of Tom Brady’s career. Brady was benched with the New England Patriots trailing 41-7 in the fourth quarter. The move was probably more about preserving Brady’s health than giving rookie Jimmy Garoppolo some regular season reps, but there has already […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Brady snubs rookie Garoppolo after touchdown pass

TweetThe New England Patriots were blown out by the Kansas City Chiefs Monday night, with star QB Tom Brady uncharacteristically playing terrible football. Brady was so bad that he was pulled in the 4th quarter with the score 41-7. Brady’s backup Jimmy Garoppolo came in to mop up for New England and promptly led the first team offense on a scoring drive, throwing his first career...
Via Los That Sports Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick’s priceless reaction to question about evaluating QB position after loss

We all saw the New England Patriots get manhandled on both offense and defense by the Kansas City Chiefs 41-14 on the big stage of Monday night football. Things were so bad that QB Tom Brady took a seat to let rookie Jimmy Garoppolo get some reps late in the fourth quarter. Garoppolo, if Pats fans bothered to stick around, was actually able to put together a few good drives. So...
Via Low Brow Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick laughs off QB question...literally

Tom Brady had a bad game in what turned out to be a disastrous loss for the New England Patriots at the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday night, and his poor performance actually led one reporter to ask about a quarterback controversy. Seriously. The Pats were blown out 41-14, with Brady going 14/23 for 159 […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Julian Edelman Trips Brandon LaFell, Faceplants

Julian Edelman tripping Brandon LaFell and faceplanting pretty much sums up the night for the Patriots against the Chiefs.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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