1. Dont'a Hightower Shouldered Load, Ready for More

    We know football players are tough. Sometimes, they're insanely tough. Consider Patriots linebacker Dont'a Hightower, who played the final month of the regular season and playoffs with a torn right labrum...

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  2. Aaron Hernandez Finally Taken Down by a 5-Foot-Tall Operations Manager

    Lesa Strachan stands a little over 5-feet tall, wears her hair short and works as an area operations manager here in the small towns of southeastern Massachusetts...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 5 days ago 4,950 reads 3 comments

  3. New England Patriots Draft Countdown: Making the Case for Jordan Phillips

    Another defensive tackle? Yes, the New England Patriots just spent a first-round pick on Dominique Easley last season; yes, they just re-signed veteran Alan Branch ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 5 days ago 5,787 reads 15 comments

  4. Rob Gronkowski talks Tom Brady's first pitch; possible WWE future and more

    FoxSports.com's Jimmy Traina had the opportunity to chat with Patriots tight end/sports blogosphere superstar/dancing machine Rob Gronkowski at a recent event to promote the new edition of "Guitar Hero...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 6 days ago 234 reads 0 comments

  5. Tom Brady Takes Playful Jab at Himself over Pitch in the Dirt

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady bounced his ceremonial first pitch in the dirt at the Boston Red Sox's home opener on Monday, with designated hitter David Ortiz expertly scooping it up...

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  6. Aaron Hernandez Will Be Imprisoned Near Gillette Stadium

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  7. Report: Patriots Worked out Small-School Cornerback Tray Walker

    The New England Patriots reportedly are showing interest in one of the best small-school prospects in the 2015 NFL draft...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 6 days ago 1,193 reads 0 comments

  8. Why Would Patriots Host Louisville WR Parker for a Visit?

    If Louisville wideout DeVante Parker is seen as one of the top players in this year's draft, then why would the Patriots -- scheduled to pick at No. 32 -- bother to meet with him?...

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  9. Aaron Hernandez Trial: Fiancée Stands by Her Man as Jury Deliberates

    Each morning red bags are placed over a couple of parking meters on South Main Street, directly in front of the Fall River Justice Center...

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  10. Julian Edelman Saved the Patriots' 2009 Draft, Even Though Bill Belichick

    Looking back, the 2009 NFL Draft was a bit of a disaster for the New England Patriots , especially after the first couple rounds...

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  11. 6 2015 NFL Draft Picks Who Could Be Opening-Game Starters for the Patriots

    Every year, the NFL draft gives us a look at the stars of tomorrow. There's no rule, however, that they can't also be the starters of today...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 6 days ago 12,179 reads 25 comments

  12. Report: Arizona State Safety to Visit Patriots

    The Patriots already have one of the best free safeties in the NFL in Devin McCourty, but that won't keep them from researching one of the draft's best at the same position...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 7 days ago 460 reads 0 comments

  13. Bill Belichick Named NFL's Top GM by Rotoworld

    Esteemed Rotoworld writer Patrick Daugherty has produced his annual NFL GM rankings, and Bill Belichick is at the top of the list...

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  14. Tom Brady: My Kids Will Be Raised in Boston; 'I'll Be a Lifer Here'

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  15. Why Dominique Easley Is New England Patriots' Most Overlooked 2015 Starter

    In the Bill Belichick era, the New England Patriots have never really had a player like Dominique Easley ...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 7 days ago 20,313 reads 31 comments

  16. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for New England Patriots' Top 3 Picks

    You'd think we'd learn by now. The NFL draft never goes exactly as predicted or envisioned, and yet, year after year, we rush back like bloodthirsty vultures ready to pick up any bits of draft analysis that find their way into the tangled interweb...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 7 days ago 14,980 reads 16 comments

  17. Patriots Wide Receiver Julian Edelman Enjoys His Moment in the Spotlight

    JULIAN EDELMAN IS hesitant, at first, to break out his Bill Belichick impression. He is well aware that even a playful needling of his head coach, the closest thing the NFL has to a Tywin Lannister, carries a certain amount of risk...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 8 days ago 248 reads 0 comments

  18. Will Patriots Take a Chance on FSU Corner P.J. Williams?

    In the 2012 draft, the Patriots bought low on a cornerback who got himself in a legal jam just before the draft.....

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  19. 5 Available Free Agents Still Within the New England Patriots' Reach

    While other teams unload one Brinks truck after another in the early days of free agency, the New England Patriots bide their time, waiting for the right opportunities to sign players who can round out their roster at discounted prices...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 8 days ago 30,843 reads 28 comments

  20. Ex-Players: Bill Belichick Has Super Bowl Hangover Cure for Patriots

    As we've seen, read and heard, the Patriots have been enjoying their post-Super Bowl downtime. Between Tom Brady's excellent adventures diving off cliffs, playing hoops with basketball ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 9 days ago 904 reads 0 comments

  21. Chandler Jones 'Excited' for Malcolm Butler to Become Impact Player

    Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones said recently that his faith in coach Bill Belichick is the reason why he isn't worried about the team taking a step backward defensively despite ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 9 days ago 201 reads 0 comments

  22. Special Offseason for Patriots Special-Teams Captain Matthew Slater

    New England Patriots special teams captain Matthew Slater was a guest on sports radio WEEI's “Dale and Holley Show” on Friday, and he touched on what has made this a special offseason for him...

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  23. Chandler Jones on Patriots Offseason: In Bill I Trust

    HOLLISTON, Mass. – There's been plenty of change and turnover with the Patriots ' defense this offseason...

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  24. Why You Can Pencil in Patriots to Take a WR Early

    It's difficult to make too many declarative statements three weeks out from the NFL Draft, given all the subterfuge and misinformation floating around, to say nothing of the innate unpredictability of the three-day event itself...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 11 days ago 3,887 reads 0 comments

  25. Chandler Jones on Patriots Offseason: In Bill I Trust

    There's been plenty of change and turnover with the Patriots ' defense this offseason. Gone from the Super Bowl championship team are big names like Darrelle Revis, Vince Wilfork and ...

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