1. Dont'a Hightower Becoming a Dominant Chess Piece for Patriots Defense

    In the black and white game of chess, placing your most powerful pieces in the middle of the board—with adequate protection, of course—leads to success...

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  2. Rodney Harrison on MFB: Tom Brady 'doesn't Trust That Offensive Line'

    NBC Sports analyst Rodney Harrison made his weekly appearance on Middays with MFB on Tuesday to talk about the Patriots ' rocky start to the season. To hear the interview, go to the MFB audio on demand page...

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  3. Belichick Voices Support for OL Coach DeGuglielmo

    Given the lackluster performance of the Patriots offensive line thus far this season, Bill Belichick was asked to assess the work of first-year offensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo in a conference call on Tuesday...

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  4. McDaniels: Keep Adding to Gronk's Load

    Rob Gronkowski still doesn't look like the offensive force we have seen in the past, but New England Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels thinks the tight end is getting there and will...

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  5. Patriots Report Card: Offense Not Making Grade

    The Patriots defense looked suffocating Sunday against the Raiders , but before you start comparing it to the Seahawks , remember what it was facing: the Ray-duhs . . ...

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  6. Tom Brady Jokes About Tuck Rule Facebook Post: 'Great Day for Patriots'

    Tom Brady and the New England Patriots squeaked past the Oakland Raiders with a 16-9 win Sunday, but it certainly wasn't the first time they've had a close call against the team in Black and Silver...

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  7. Bill Belichick: Talk to NFL About Logan Ryan's Pass Interference Penalty

    The Oakland Raiders were nearly bailed out on a questionable penalty late in the fourth quarter on Sunday in their 16-9 loss to the New England Patriots .....

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  8. Belichick Explains Why He Sat Dobson

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  9. McCourty: 'I Don't Think [Belichick] Cuts His Sweatshirts'

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  10. McCourty: 'Isn't the First Time We Heard Boos'

    The Patriots squeezed by the Raiders on Sunday, and many Patriots fans were underwhelmed with the result.....

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  11. Bryan Stork Delivering a Spark to New England Patriots Offense

    While his namesake delivers slightly more precious cargo, rookie center Bryan Stork is poised to give the New England Patriots a similar new beginning...

    James Christensen Written by James Christensen about 1 day ago 5,508 reads 13 comments

  12. Julian Edelman on Pats' Struggling Offense: 'We're Just Not Clicking'

    After another dismal offensive performance on Sunday, the New England Patriots ' primary weakness this year has become something that is usually a strength.....

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  13. Debate: What Is the Pats' Biggest Issue After 3 Games?

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  14. Simms: Patriots' 'Dink and Dunk' Offense Won't Win Playoff Games

    The Patriots offense has been struggling, and Tom Brady hasn't been successful at throwing downfield this season...

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  15. Tom Brady on the Offense: 'We've Got One Guy' Playing Well

    Tom Brady is wise enough to know the Patriots aren't going to get where they want to be if there aren't rapid improvements on offense...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 1 day ago 1,887 reads 2 comments

  16. Brady: 'We've Got One Guy' Producing on Offense

    There was a single bright spot for the Patriots offense in its 16-9 win over the Raiders on Sunday, and he wasn't hard to miss.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 1 day ago 263 reads 0 comments

  17. Nate Solder's Regression Leaves His Future with New England Patriots in Doubt

    While he was drafted as a replacement for former left tackle Matt Light, Nate Solder is experiencing some of the darkest moments in his career in 2014. Coming into the year, Solder's career was on a distinctly upward trajectory...

    James Christensen Written by James Christensen about 1 day ago 7,779 reads 16 comments

  18. Tom Brady Says Red-Zone Woes Are a Result of Different Issues

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 days ago 1,343 reads 0 comments

  19. Patriots' Defense Holding Up Its End of the Bargain

    After allowing 23 second-half points during their 33-20 Week One loss in Miami , the general thought was that people should temper their high expectations for the Patriots ' defense...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 2 days ago 633 reads 0 comments

  20. Julian Edelman Looms Large for Patriots

    You are a New England Patriots follower and you are mostly disappointed by what you saw in Sunday's 16-9 victory over the Oakland Raiders ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 2 days ago 481 reads 0 comments

  21. Rookie Stork Delivers as Late-Game Sub

    The New England Patriots ' offensive line took a major step back in Sunday's 16-9 win over the Oakland Raiders , a performance that none of the players were thrilled about...

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  22. Dan Connolly, Patriots' Offensive Line Have No Answers as Unit Struggles

    The New England Patriots ' offensive line doesn't know what went wrong against the Oakland Raiders yet. They'll need to check the film. Read more at: http://nesn...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 2 days ago 426 reads 0 comments

  23. Every Point in Raiders-Patriots Was Scored by a '-Kowski'

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  24. Belichick: A 'Grind-It-Out' Win for Patriots

    New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick said the team has plenty of room for improvement following its 16-9 victory over the Oakland Raiders , but he'll obviously take the final result...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 2 days ago 128 reads 0 comments

  25. Oakland Raiders vs New England Patriots: Full Report Card Grades for New England

    If one needs any more proof that the New England Patriots are a work in progress, their tight 16-9 win over the hapless Oakland Raiders is a fitting illustration...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 2 days ago 7,831 reads 55 comments