1. 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...

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  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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...

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  5. 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 ...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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 ...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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...

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  11. 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...

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  12. 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...

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  13. 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...

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  14. 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 ...

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  15. 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...

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  16. 5 Suggestions for the Boston Celtics' Offseason

    What if... It begins the reflective line of questions Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge asked himself about last season...

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  17. 2013 NFL Draft: 4 Prospects That Would Be Ideal Patriots

    Will the New England Patriots make any trades during the 2013 NFL draft? That’s a rhetorical question...

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  18. 2013 Paper Trail NFL Mock Draft V2.0

    1. Kansas City Chiefs – OT Luke Joeckel , Texas A&M The Chiefs can’t afford RT Eric Winston and a franchised Branden Albert, so they released Winston. Albert could be moved to right tackle, leaving left tackle for Joekel ...

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  19. 2013 Paper Trail NFL Mock Draft V1.0

    1. Kansas City Chiefs – OT Luke Joeckel , Texas A&M The Chiefs couldn't afford RT Eric Winston and a franchised Branden Albert, so they released Winston. Albert could be moved to right tackle, leaving left tackle for Joeckel ...

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  20. Boston Celtics Auditions for 2013-14 Roster Ongoing

    It was game over in Memphis. With 7:46 left, Boston was down 95-77 to the Grizzlies . Celtics head coach Doc Rivers depleted his bench by substituting Shavlik Randolph for Paul Pierce ...

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  21. Patriots Offense Needs a Big, Primary Receiver Now That Wes Welker Is Gone

    At the crux of the financial gulf between Wes Welker and the New England Patriots was the fact that Welker wanted to be paid like a No. 1 receiver (around the $9...

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  22. Robert Parish Should Be Fab Melo's Mentor for the Boston Celtics

    The objective in the resume might go something like this: Former professional player seeks an NBA assistant coaching position...

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  23. New England Patriots Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Special Teams

    The Patriots spike the ball with four seconds left in the Super Bowl. Down by two, New England brings in the field goal unit. This game will come down to the foot of Stephen Gostkowski...

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  24. New England Patriots Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Defensive Backs

    New England Patriot's positional wrap-ups now shifts its focus to primarily, well, the secondary. As is appropriate in introductions, let's start with attendance...

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  25. New England Patriots 2012 Position-by-Position Wrap-Up: Linebackers

    This is part six of an eight part series. It’s been said that Patriots head coach Bill Belichick really loves the linebacker position...

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