1. Dan Koppen Now Likely to Return to New England Patriots?

    New England Patriots fans and journalists alike may have fallen victim to the Bill Belichick -imposed gag order that the franchise employs on it's intent...

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  2. 2012 NFL Free Agents: 10 Players Set Up to Fail on Their New Teams

    Every now and again the NFL is treated to a story like that of Stephen Neal and Antonio Gates. Both players rose to prominence in the league at their respective positions despite never playing a down of football in their collegiate careers...

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  3. Patriots 2012 Preseason Schedule: How New England Got Shafted by the NFL

    The New England Patriots 2012 preseason opponents were officially announced earlier in the week. The specific dates of those contests are now tricking out as well, and it doesn't look good...

    Aaron  Dodge Written by Aaron Dodge about over 2 years ago 9,459 reads 35 comments

  4. New England Patriots' Rob Gronkowski Seemingly Unfazed by Madden Curse

    If you somehow managed to miss the whirlwind ride that has been Rob Gronkowski 's two-year NFL career, I'll sum it up for you: His name is a verb now...

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  5. Patriots Mailbag: Who Starts at Safety, Sterling Moore or Steve Gregory?

    Plenty about the New England Patriots secondary remains unknown. The unit ranked 31st in yards allowed in 2011 and will undoubtedly be the recipient of much attention this offseason...

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  6. New England Patriots Set on Signing a DT, Is Amobi Okoye a Fit?

    The Bill Belichick -led New England Patriots are still on the hunt for interior defensive-line help. The team has scheduled visits, workouts, and phone calls with numerous defensive-line free agents this offseason, but only two have signed thus far...

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  7. New England Patriots: LaRon Landry's Medicals Were a Major Concern

    LaRon Landry was officially taken off the free agent wire on March 19th, when he signed a one-year contract with the New York Jets . With the pace of signings this offseason, this is old news by now, but more information has come to light...

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  8. Predicting the 2012 New England Patriots Week 1 Starting Lineup

    The New England Patriots 2010 draft class produced six players that the team instantly leaned on as starters. In staunch contrast, the 2011 class saw only one rookie start more than two games...

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  9. New England Patriots: Bill Belichick Hints Team May Target Wideout in 2012 Draft

    New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick was in rare form on Tuesday, as he offered up a few small hints about the team's plans for the upcoming draft...

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  10. New England Patriots: Tom Brady Wanted to Return in 2008 Following ACL Surgery

    New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick is known for his dry press conferences. Reporters often have trouble wringing even the smallest drops of information out of him...

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  11. New England Patriots to Implement Fullback, Improved Running Game in 2012

    As hard as they are to accurately predict, Bill Belichick and Co. do leave behind traces of evidence. Despite the impressive death grip on information that the New England Patriots ...

    Aaron  Dodge Written by Aaron Dodge about over 2 years ago 4,475 reads 33 comments

  12. New England Patriots: Updates on the Team's Biggest Injuries

    The New England Patriots ' free-agency fury has been under way for the past couple of weeks as the NFL offseason schedule slowly works its way towards April's draft...

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  13. Deion Branch Joins Seven Others in Crowded Patriots Receiving Corps

    The New England Patriots and free agent wideout Deion Branch have come to a mildly surprising agreement on a one-year contract. Terms of the deal were not immediately disclosed, but it is believed to be a very team-friendly pact...

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  14. Patriots Refused to Overspend on BenJarvus Green-Ellis and Mark Anderson

    The former Patriot tag can officially be placed on defensive lineman Mark Anderson and running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis , according to Patriots.com ...

    Aaron  Dodge Written by Aaron Dodge about over 2 years ago 2,344 reads 12 comments

  15. Tim Tebow Headed to AFC East, New York Jets for Fourth and Sixth Rounders

    Update (01:07PM): Not even an hour after I finished this piece the Denver Broncos and New York Jets agreed on a deal to swap Tim Tebow and a fourth round pick. Rotoworld...

    Aaron  Dodge Written by Aaron Dodge about over 2 years ago 1,093 reads 11 comments

  16. Tom Brady Reacts to the Peyton Manning Signing, What's the State of the Rivalry?

    With the recent barrage of free-agent signings and discussions that said signings understandably spur, and with the ever looming 2012 draft season approaching, I figured I would pass along a few non-football related side notes in between...

    Aaron  Dodge Written by Aaron Dodge about over 2 years ago 6,119 reads 17 comments

  17. Predicting the Patriots: Belichick Trying to Find Another Albert Haynesworth

    It appears it's safe to come out now. The lightning storm of signings in New England over the last week has finally seemed to calm...

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  18. NFL Rumors: Why Tim Tebow Belongs with the New England Patriots

    Now please let me preface this with the admission that I don't personally think Bill Belichick and Co. are interested in bringing Tim Tebow to New England...

    Aaron  Dodge Written by Aaron Dodge about over 2 years ago 4,512 reads 42 comments

  19. 2012 NFL Free Agents: New England Patriots Bolster Receiving Corps

    Most of us would've have been quite surprised if the New England Patriots and Brandon Lloyd didn't eventually come to an agreement...

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  20. Patriots Splurge, Sign Five Free Agents in Two Days

    Capping off a two-day stretch which saw the team sign a total of five free agents, the New England Patriots made their presence known again on Saturday...

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  21. New England Patriots: Jabar Gaffney Rumors Follow Failed Reggie Wayne Signing

    There may now be an explanation for the lack of the highly anticipated Brandon Lloyd signing. Greg Bedard of the Boston Globe confirms the New England Patriots were in on free ...

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  22. NFL Free Agency 2012: 10 Backups Who Made Current Free Agents Expendable

    The road to free agency can begin unexpectedly for some athletes. In some cases, players can accelerate their own teammates' availability and that's precisely the case with the following list...

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  23. Brandon Lloyd Practically Begging to Play for New England Patriots

    Now don't get me wrong, I happen to like the guy, but unrestricted free agent wideout Brandon Lloyd has made some pretty blatant remarks during the offseason and he got worse this week...

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  24. Patriots Talk Contract with Mark Anderson, Kamerion Wimbley Rumors Heat Up

    Jeff Howe of NESN.com passed along an interesting tidbit of news Thursday regarding the New England Patriots and Mark Anderson, who becomes an unrestricted free agent in just a matter of days...

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  25. Youth Movement on the New England Patriots Offensive Line

    The New England Patriots may have some questions marks this offseason regarding the offensive line, but it's nothing like it was last year...

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