Frenz of the Family: Must-Reads Around the AFC East, August 10 Edition

Erik FrenzSenior Writer IAugust 10, 2012

FOXBORO, MA - AUGUST 9:  Chandler Jones #95 of the New England Patriots tries to get by the defense of  Charles Brown #71 of the New Orleans Saints in the first half at Gillette Stadium on August 9, 2012 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
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Happy Friday! Here are the links!


New England Patriots

Greg Bedard of The Boston Globe writes about defensive end Chandler Jones' huge night.

Mike Reiss of ESPN Boston breaks down the good, the bad and the ugly from the Patriots' 7-6 preseason win over the Saints.

Nick St. Denis of AFC East Daily discusses the struggles of the offensive line in the game.


New York Jets

Bleacher Report contributor Nick Spano has five position battles to watch in the Jets' first preseason game.

Rich Cimini of ESPN New York writes that guard Matt Slauson took a pay cut and won the starting job at left guard in the same day.

Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger points out that Tim Tebow will debut against the Bengals once again, having made his NFL debut against them when he was with the Broncos.


Buffalo Bills

Mark Gaughan of The Buffalo News writes that the Bills offense doomed the team in their 7-6 preseason loss.

Joe Buscaglia of WGR 550 Sportsradio gives his reactions to the game.


Miami Dolphins

Ben Volin of the Palm Beach Post lists five standout players through the first two weeks of Dolphins training camp.

Armando Salguero of The Miami Herald lists some position battles to watch in the preseason opener against the Buccaneers.

ESPN analyst Bill Polian told that the team has an embarrassment of riches at quarterback.


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