1. New England Patriots: Greetings Patriots Fans From the NFL Void

    You know when Patriots uber-blogger Mike Reiss takes a two-week vacation, you're in the final, and the most brutal, stretch of the NFL Off-Season, or as I call it—"The Void...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about 6 years ago 504 reads 10 comments

  2. Observations from a Celtics Fan in Lakers Land

    When I moved to Los Angeles from my native Boston, the Red Sox hadn’t won a World Series in 84 years, the Patriots were the definition of an average NFL team, the Celtics were ...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about 6 years ago 330 reads 0 comments

  3. Rodney Harrison Writes Introduction to David Tyree's Book—Seriously

    Peter King revealed earlier this week that Patriots safety Rodney Harrison would be writing the introduction to David Tyree’s new book More Than Just a Catch, due to be released in September...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 1,579 reads 7 comments

  4. Patriots Offseason: Where in the World Is Wes Welker?

    The New England Patriots opened their full-squad mini-camp on Friday, and henceforth Patriots Nation can look forward to a bright future of laying renewed smackdowns upon the ungrateful rest of the NFL...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 1,572 reads 1 comments

  5. In Football, the Coach is King

    Unlike most guys who reminisce about their high school football playing days, I actually get worse as more time goes by. And as much as I stunk, our team was even more of a travesty. Let me put it this way...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 373 reads 3 comments

  6. New England Patriots: A Too-Early Look at Training Camp Battles

    I know, Training Camp is still two months away, but if the "experts" can already be conjuring up 2009 Mock Drafts then I can take an early stab at the anticipated position battles for the Pats...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 1,332 reads 2 comments

  7. Arlen Specter's Independent Investigation Coming Soon to a Stadium Near You!

    Those lucky enough to witness Senator Arlen Specter’s half-hour rambling and contradiction-filled press conference this morning might think that Spygate has been resuscitated just before its demise...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 901 reads 15 comments

  8. New England Patriots Fans Should Embrace the Hate in '08

    When I was growing up, I wanted to be Luke Skywalker. I wanted to be the underdog, the good guy who took on the evil Empire and triumphed. As a Patriots fan since the early '80s, I’ve lived the fan-equivalent to being young Skywalker...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 1,079 reads 9 comments

  9. Spygate: the Denouement

    This morning, former Patriots video assistant Matt Walsh and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell finally had their long-awaited sit down, and it looks like, as far as the Commish is concerned, Spygate is over...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 652 reads 0 comments

  10. John Tomase and Me: Boston Herald Reporter All Over Spygate from the Start

    Way back is September, when Spygate first broke, I was the ringleader of sorts to a crack commando unit of Patriots conspiracy theorists, who believed we had proof that the Jets were doing the same “spying” on the Patriots in the same game...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 1,645 reads 3 comments

  11. Why I Blog About the Patriots

    As a sports blogger, I feel compelled to comment on the Costas Now segment in which Deadspin.com head honcho Will Leitch and Friday Night Lights author H.G...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 808 reads 9 comments

  12. The Secret Eli Manning- George W. Bush Tapes Uncovered!

    President Bush and Eli Manning had a private sit down in the Oval Office yesterday and my secret sources have slipped me the tape. Here's a partial transcript of what was said.....

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 1,312 reads 6 comments

  13. New England Patriots Draft Roundup

    While draft weekend is usually a time of the Patriots picking players at positions where they don't need them, they broke the mold in 2008. Finally they drafted a collection of rookies at positions where they really needed them...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 268 reads 0 comments

  14. MLB: Stop Worrying, Red Sox Nation

    The baseball season is just a few weeks in, and the Red Sox are in first place, but that’s not stopping some worry wart residents of Red Sox Nation from becoming concerned about ...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 810 reads 0 comments

  15. Who Will the New England Patriots Take at Seventh Overall?

    While I enjoy reading Mock Drafts from around the internet I would never claim to know the true needs of the 31 NFL teams that actually lost a regular season game in 2007...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 723 reads 2 comments

  16. New England Patriots 2008 Schedule Analysis

    First reaction: WOW. We knew the Pats had a relatively easy list of opponents in 2008, and it looks like the NFL has gone out of its way to ensure the Pats' front office is happy with how they handled four West Coast trips in one season...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 1,261 reads 6 comments

  17. All About the New England Patriots 3-4 Defense

    Anyone who's ever played a game of Madden NFL knows that there are all sorts of defenses that football teams run these days...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 1,892 reads 0 comments

  18. A Steaming Pile of NFL Mock Draft

    I find NFL mock drafts to be the ultimate exercise in futility but I can't claim to even be a respectable football blogger without posting a mock of my own. So, without further ado, here's how I see the NFL Draft going down...

    Mike  Dussault Written by Mike Dussault about over 6 years ago 10,037 reads 1 comments