1. Why Jamie Collins Is the New England Patriots' Most Important 2017 Free Agent

    There are more than a handful of incredibly important New England Patriots players who are headed for free agency in 2017. Arguably, the most important of that group is linebacker Jamie Collins...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 2 months ago 9,362 reads 28 comments

  2. 5 Biggest Issues the New England Patriots Will Face in 2016 Season

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots have wrapped up spring practices and are in the early stages of a five-week break in action before training camp kicks off July 28...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 2 months ago 15,347 reads 26 comments

  3. Super Bowl LI Odds: Patriots Betting Favorites Despite Tom Brady Suspension

    Even though starting quarterback Tom Brady is expected to miss the first four games of the 2016 NFL season as a result of the Deflategate scandal, the New England Patriots are ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 2 months ago 55,188 reads 232 comments

  4. 5 Position Battles to Watch in New England Patriots Training Camp

    FOXBOROUGH , Mass. — As the summer heats up, so will the New England Patriots ' training camp battles...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 2 months ago 11,921 reads 10 comments

  5. UNINTERRUPTED: Gronk Hangs at Flo Rida's Workout Facility

    Rob Gronkowski checks in while training with teenagers in Miami at Flo Rida's gym during his offseason...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 2 months ago 6,831 reads 0 comments

  6. Does Jacoby Brissett Have a Chance to Be New England Patriots Week 1 Starter?

    FOXBOROUGH , Mass. — If Tom Brady is suspended for the first four games of the 2016 season, Jimmy Garoppolo is the front-runner to be the New England Patriots ' replacement at quarterback...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 2 months ago 12,451 reads 14 comments

  7. Tom Brady Is Under Too Much Pressure, and It Could Crush the Patriots Dynasty

    Tom Brady is feeling too much pressure. No, it's not the pressure of preparing to attempt to lead the Patriots to a fifth Super Bowl victory. He's used to that kind of pressure...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 2 months ago 61,261 reads 124 comments

  8. 5 Most Prominent New England Patriots on the Roster Bubble

    The New England Patriots will be bidding farewell to at least one prominent player on their roster. By the end of training camp 2016, someone with substantial name recognition will be on his way out of Foxborough...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 2 months ago 4,231 reads 1 comments

  9. Michael Lombardi Reportedly Leaving Patriots Front Office, May Return to TV

    Michael Lombardi, who had served as a member of the New England Patriots front office since 2013, is reportedly parting ways with the reigning AFC East champions. Citing sources, ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 43,404 reads 44 comments

  10. What Could Rob Ninkovich's Position Change Mean for Patriots Defense?

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass.— Rob Ninkovich is no stranger to the linebacker position. In the course of his seven-year career with the New England Patriots , Ninkovich has played all ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 2 months ago 12,499 reads 8 comments

  11. Who Were the New England Patriots Minicamp Stars

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — A friend once told me "minicamp stock is like tracking Greece's fourth-quarter gross domestic product." (Spoiler alert: Greece's GDP has fallen precipitously since 2008 )...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 2 months ago 12,248 reads 20 comments

  12. Rob Gronkowski's Absence from Patriots Practices Is Martellus Bennett's Gain

    Tight end Rob Gronkowski was the most prominent player missing from the New England Patriots ' mandatory minicamp from June 7-9. One player to benefit was Martellus Bennett, the No...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 6,796 reads 11 comments

  13. Patriots Blessed with Competition at WR, but Roster Spots All but Locked Down

    Aaron Dobson, Devin Lucien, DeAndre Carter, Chris Harper, Keshawn Martin, Nate Washington . Pick a wide receiver from that list. The rest will probably not make the New England Patriots ' final 53-man roster coming out of training camp...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 11,826 reads 21 comments

  14. Are the New England Patriots Better Suited for a 3-4 or a 4-3 Defense?

    Every year, without fail, New England Patriots writers contemplate whether the team will utilize a 3-4 or a 4-3 defense...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 5,261 reads 17 comments

  15. Rob Gronkowski Did Not Participate in Patriots' Mandatory Minicamp Practice

    Tight end Rob Gronkowski was held out of the New England Patriots ' mandatory minicamp practice on June 7 and "is continuing to work behind the scenes as the club takes a cautious ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 24,725 reads 53 comments

  16. 5 Most Important 2017 Free Agents on New England Patriots Roster

    The 2016 season hasn't even begun yet, and we're already talking about the 2017 offseason? It might seem like a stretch from the outside, but make no mistake, the New England Patriots are already looking ahead, and rightfully so...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 7,564 reads 6 comments

  17. Tom Brady Happy He 'Stuck with Football' over Opportunity with Montreal Expos

    Tom Brady was always destined for the red, white and blue. Football, however, was less certain. The New England Patriots quarterback was once an 18th-round selection of the ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 months ago 17,613 reads 4 comments

  18. Should the New England Patriots Wait on Malcolm Butler Contract Extension?

    The New England Patriots are on the clock. Every day is a day closer to the beginning of the 2017 offseason, when a laundry list of big-name free agents could be taking their talents somewhere else...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 4,289 reads 20 comments

  19. Dion Lewis' Health Could Be Paramount to Patriots' Early-Season Success

    The New England Patriots ' biggest weakness in 2015 was their roster being ravaged by injuries. The only way to address that weakness was to bolster the depth chart at a few key ...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 6,259 reads 16 comments

  20. Rob Gronkowski and Julian Edelman Partied on Nantucket for Memorial Day

    It's rare an offseason week goes by without any Rob Gronkowski partying news. The New England Patriots tight end apparently spent Memorial Day weekend raging in Nantucket, an island off Cape Cod, Massachusetts, with teammate Julian Edelman ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 3 months ago 21,692 reads 23 comments

  21. Jacoby Brissett Is New England Patriots' Most Important Rookie

    The New England Patriots ' draft class, heavy on backups and prospects with future potential, may not contribute much in 2016. That being said, their draft class could be thrust into a prominent role with just a couple of injuries here and there...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 14,244 reads 19 comments

  22. Malcolm Butler Contract: Latest News, Rumors on CB's Negotiations with Patriots

    Cornerback Malcolm Butler has made it clear this offseason that he is hoping to sign a contract extension with the New England Patriots before he becomes a restricted free agent in 2017...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 28,117 reads 100 comments

  23. Terrance Knighton, Patriots DT, Plans to Recruit Kevin Durant to Celtics

    New England Patriots defensive tackle Terrance Knighton wants to see a big name join him in Boston this summer. But he won't be playing on a football field. This week, Knighton told reporters, per Chris Forsberg of ESPN...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 30,052 reads 37 comments

  24. New England Patriots Feature Formidable 3-Man Pass-Rush Rotation

    From 2012-2014, the New England Patriots depth chart at defensive end was characterized by its lack of depth...

    Erik Frenz Written by Erik Frenz about 3 months ago 18,572 reads 20 comments

  25. Patriots File Amicus Brief Supporting Tom Brady's Deflategate Suspension Appeal

    The New England Patriots filed an amicus brief Wednesday as part of their support of quarterback Tom Brady's appeal of a four-game suspension for his role in the Deflategate saga...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 13,608 reads 219 comments