1. Even After 4 Super Bowls, Bill Belichick Willing to Change Defensive Philosophy

    The core tenets of Bill Belichick 's football program always will remain the same: Versatility is key. Do your job. Hide your weaknesses and attack theirs...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 hour ago 105 reads 0 comments

  2. Patriots Long Snapper Unsure If Navy Will Let Him Join Team

    If there was a perfectly Bill Belichick pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, it was when he used a fifth-rounder on Navy long snapper Joe Cardona...

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  3. Belichick Confident Mason Can Improve Pass-Blocking

    Bill Belichick couldn't be at the Senior Bowl this year because it took place just two days before the Super Bowl.....

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  4. Identifying New England Patriots' Biggest Strengths, Weaknesses After Draft

    Every team had needs entering the 2015 NFL draft. Some teams did a better job of addressing those needs than others, but nearly every team still has needs now that the final pick of the draft has been announced...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 hours ago 5,224 reads 35 comments

  5. Patriots 2015 Draft: Aggregating Report Card Grades from Around the Web

    Yes, it's too early to judge the results from the 2015 NFL draft . No, that won't stop every major media outlet, including this one , from compiling snap reaction grades before any draftee has played a single snap in the league...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 6 hours ago 5,453 reads 4 comments

  6. Michigan QB Among Patriots Rookie Free-Agent Signings

    FOXBORO -- The Patriots weren't done adding to their roster when they made their final pick of the draft on Saturday...

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  7. Belichick: The Strong Will Survive

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 day ago 2,889 reads 0 comments

  8. New England Patriots: Complete 2015 NFL Draft Wrap-Up and Analysis

    Because of their annual contender status, the New England Patriots are typically one of the toughest rosters in the NFL for rookies to crack...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 1 day ago 18,171 reads 28 comments

  9. New England Patriots 2015 Draft: The Good, the Bad and the Baffling

    Some picks in the 2015 NFL draft make you nod your head. Some picks make you shake your head. Others make you scratch your head. Like just about every team, the New England Patriots had an assortment of all three kinds of picks this year...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 day ago 23,077 reads 48 comments

  10. Ravens 'Feel Good' After Filling Needs During NFL Draft

    Pick by pick, the Ravens , an organization that clings tightly to the draft-the-best-player-available philosophy, attacked their biggest needs over the past three days...

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  11. Curran: Jackson Pick Shows Why Patriots' Patience Pays off

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 day ago 2,582 reads 0 comments

  12. Winners and Losers from New England Patriots' Draft

    New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick does not care what anyone thinks of his draft picks. He will always make the picks that he thinks are best for the team...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 1 day ago 25,271 reads 18 comments

  13. Xzavier Dickson to New England Patriots: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    The New England Patriots may not have dipped into their familiar Rutgers pipeline, but in selecting Alabama's Xzavier Dickson, the Pats returned to a familiar source of prospects...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 1 day ago 6,383 reads 2 comments

  14. Darryl Roberts to New England Patriots: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    Headed into the 2015 NFL draft , cornerback looked like a position the New England Patriots could address as high as the first round...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 1 day ago 7,446 reads 5 comments

  15. 2015 NFL Draft Profile: Xzavier Dickson

    2014: Played in all 14 games, with nine starts. Led team with 12.5 tackles for loss and 9.0 sacks. 2013: Played in 12 games. Missed the Sugar Bowl vs. Oklahoma due to violation of team rules...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 day ago 22 reads 0 comments

  16. 2015 NFL Draft Profile: Darryl Roberts

    STRENGTHS Impressive recovery speed with short­-area twitch to go with it. Can change directions on command and has desired stop/start quickness. Has long arms and is aggressive with them in press coverage...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 day ago 87 reads 0 comments

  17. Darryl Roberts NFL Draft: Grade for New England Patriots' Rookie

    Darryl Roberts has been drafted by the New England Patriots . Watch as our NFL draft experts grade the pick, provide a full scouting report and discuss what he brings to New ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 days ago 3,748 reads 5 comments

  18. A.J. Derby to New England Patriots: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    In the late rounds of an NFL draft, the New England Patriots typically look for prospects with a specific translatable trait, even if he doesn't have a clear pro fit. In Arkansas tight end A...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 2 days ago 714 reads 0 comments

  19. Debate: What's Your Grade for the Patriots' 2015 Draft?

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  20. A.J. Derby NFL Draft 2015: Scouting Report, Grade for Patriots' Rookie

    STRENGTHS Fast and tough, A.J. Derby impresses on film. He’s a natural receiver and uses his hands very well to pluck the ball out of the air...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 days ago 6,446 reads 26 comments

  21. Matthew Wells to New England Patriots: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    After focusing on the trenches early, the New England Patriots might be bolstering their special teams units in the late rounds. Following the selection of long snapper Joe Cardona , the Pats drafted speedy tweener Matthew Wells...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 2 days ago 9,188 reads 11 comments

  22. Matthew Wells NFL Draft 2015: Grade for Patriots' 6th-Round Pick

    Matthew Wells has been drafted by the Patriots ! Watch as our NFL draft experts grade the pick, provide a full scouting report and discuss what he brings to New England...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 days ago 3,731 reads 20 comments

  23. Joe Cardona to New England Patriots: Full Draft-Pick Breakdown

    Sometimes, the fits just make too much sense. Head coach Bill Belichick 's connections to Navy are well known due to his father Steve, who was a scout and assistant coach at Annapolis for 33 years, as well as his affinity for lacrosse...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 2 days ago 6,173 reads 10 comments

  24. Joe Cardona NFL Draft 2015: Scouting Report, Grade for Patriots Rookie

    STRENGTHS True long snappers aren't often drafted—just three have been in NFL history—but Joe Cardona has a legitimate shot at it. He's a highly accurate player with good velocity on his snaps...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 days ago 12,702 reads 42 comments

  25. Patriots Trade No. 147 to Packers

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