1. Patriots Receiver Aaron Dobson Turning the Corner by Turning Cornerbacks Around

    It was the fourth quarter between the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers, 1st-and-10 on New England’s 19-yard line. Aaron Dobson lined up along the left sideline...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 8 months ago 3,566 reads 5 comments

  2. Jamie Collins Yet to Make Tangible Impact for the New England Patriots Defense

    Nine games into the season and New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins has seen cornerback Logan Ryan return an interception 79 yards for a touchdown, safety Duron Harmon ...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 8 months ago 5,067 reads 10 comments

  3. Boston Celtics Wish List for 2013-14 Season

    Remember: The Boston Celtics aren’t tanking. They’re rebuilding. Whatever you want to call it, the reality is the Celtics probably won’t be winning many games in 2013-14...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 9 months ago 1,815 reads 3 comments

  4. Division Rivals to Threaten Patriots AFC East Reign in the Future

    For now, the New England Patriots are in the driver’s seat. While the Miami Dolphins were a sexy pick to be a surprise playoff team and at least make New England sweat out ...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 9 months ago 862 reads 10 comments

  5. Patriots Face Daunting Challenge in Rob Ryan's Saints Defense

    There are two reasons the New England Patriots approach Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints with trepidation...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 9 months ago 1,166 reads 0 comments

  6. Trade Ratings for the Boston Celtics Shooting Guards

    If NBA shooting guards were Pokemon, then it makes sense for Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge to want to trade for them all. But in pro basketball, five players at one position is a surplus...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 9 months ago 1,985 reads 7 comments

  7. Secondaries to Be Put to the Test by Atlanta Falcons, New England Patriots

    The Atlanta Falcons aren ’t far from being 3-0. They couldn ’t defend two leads against the New Orleans Saints, and a last-minute touchdown by the Miami Dolphins put the Falcons at 1-2...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 10 months ago 1,642 reads 6 comments

  8. Improvement Needed by the New England Patriots as Season Gets Tougher

    It certainly wasn't easy or pretty, but the New England Patriots are 3-0. Considering last year New England started 1-2, the 2013 season has been a success so far. But from this point on, playtime is over...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 10 months ago 520 reads 0 comments

  9. Pat Patriot, R.I.P.? New NFL Safety Rule Forbids Alternate Helmets

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers planned to wear the vintage orange creamsicle uniforms that featured the swashbuckling "Bucco Bruce" logo on a white helmet on September 29...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 10 months ago 6,538 reads 10 comments

  10. Injury Risks Backfiring on Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots in 2013

    “We like to say that dependability is more important than ability,” -- Bill Belichick, Sept. 13 That was Belichick before the season opener telling the media a virtue he values in his players...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 10 months ago 1,842 reads 3 comments

  11. Third-Down, Red-Zone Defense to Determine the Success of the Patriots

    Coach Bill Belichick 's view on defense is simple. What really matters to him is scoring more points than the opponent and winning the turnover battle...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 10 months ago 622 reads 0 comments

  12. Analyzing Boston Celtics' Style of Play Under Brad Stevens

    Sports Illustrated’s August 26 issue featured an article about new Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens. It revealed the background that made him into the coach that he is today...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 10 months ago 3,271 reads 3 comments

  13. Patriots Passing Game Yet to Connect on Explosive 40-Yard Completions

    Standing 6’3” and with 4.4 speed , wide receiver Aaron Dobson can be a target anywhere on the field. Fellow 2013 draft pick Josh Boyce ran a 4.38 40-yard dash , the fourth-fastest time by a receiver at the NFL combine...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 11 months ago 1,038 reads 0 comments

  14. Logan Ryan, Duron Harmon Pushing for Playing Time in Patriots Secondary

    It was confirmation that practice makes perfect. Last Wednesday during the joint practice against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , New England Patriots CB Logan Ryan anticipated the out route...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 11 months ago 897 reads 0 comments

  15. Stevan Ridley Returns to Action Following Concussion with Risks Apparent

    Before training camp began, the Detroit Lions released 2010 first-rounder running back Jahvid Best ...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 11 months ago 2,556 reads 1 comments

  16. Mark Harrison, an Intriguing Receiver Competing for a Patriots Roster Spot

    That “13” doesn ’t fit. Usually a receiver that wears 13 is no more than 5’11," probably smaller. A slot receiver, at best. More likely a fourth or fifth wide out on a team who must earn a roster spot by playing special teams...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 12 months ago 5,723 reads 25 comments

  17. A Clifford Ray Return to Boston Would Benefit Celtics' Young Big Men

    New Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens wants some assistants with NBA experience on his staff. He got a good one in Ron Adams , who was recently let go by the Chicago Bulls ...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 12 months ago 4,316 reads 19 comments

  18. The Fab Melo Project: Are the Boston Celtics Ready to Give Up?

    Six days and five games later, the Orlando Summer League is in the books. And typical out of context praise is showered upon a few Boston Celtics players...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 12 months ago 11,119 reads 75 comments

  19. Colton Iverson: Much to Prove to the Boston Celtics at the Orlando Summer League

    A rumor surfaced that Colton Iverson would go play in Europe if he either wasn ’t drafted or doesn ’t make the Boston Celtics roster. Clearly he’s not familiar with Boston’s recent history of centers...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 1 year ago 4,619 reads 8 comments

  20. Boston Celtics: We Build, Not Rebuild, Playoffs by 2015 Probable

    The first domino fell when the Boston Celtics traded coach Doc Rivers to the Los Angeles Clippers for a 2015 first-round pick...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 1 year ago 8,500 reads 61 comments

  21. Doc Rivers Leaves Celtic Nation Irked for Going to the Los Angeles Clippers

    The Boston Celtics were dumped at the prom. Doc Rivers left Boston for the Los Angeles Clippers just as the Celtics hit tough times. Professional coaching is a very cold profession...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 1 year ago 581 reads 1 comments

  22. Boston Celtics Alternative NBA Draft Prospects Team

    "The Boston Celtics need a center and should take a sure thing like Gorgui Deing. Or maybe they should gamble on the physical potential of Steve Adams." "No, it’s obvious Boston needs scoring...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 1 year ago 5,109 reads 11 comments

  23. Trade Rajon Rondo? Evaluating the Boston Celtics "Blow It Up" Debate

    Blow it up. That is the sentiment of some Celtics fans for what should be done to the team now that Boston’s championship window with Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett is apparently closed...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 1 year ago 6,901 reads 51 comments

  24. Boston's Paul Pierce for Indiana's Danny Granger Makes Sense for Both Teams

    The numbers work in a one-for-one trade of the Boston Celtics' Paul Pierce ( $15,333,334 salary ) for the Indiana Pacers' Danny Granger ( $14,021,788 ) according to the RealGM ...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 1 year ago 12,625 reads 7 comments

  25. New England Patriots Hope Defensive Tackle Changes Improve Run Defense

    Ron Brace , Myron Pryor , Brandon Deaderick and Kyle Love were released this offseason by the New England Patriots . All played defensive tackle—the position at the heart of the first line of defense...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 1 year ago 4,652 reads 25 comments