1. Patriots vs. Titans: 5 Keys to the Game for New England

    Now we get to see it all unfold. After a spring of offseason transactions and summer practices, it's time to see how these New England Patriots really look...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about almost 2 years ago 5,211 reads 2 comments

  2. New England Patriots: Grading the Entire 53-Man Roster

    After weeks of speculation, the roster mysteries are over and done with for the New England Patriots . The final cuts have been made (at least, the ones to trim the roster down to ...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about almost 2 years ago 16,819 reads 26 comments

  3. Deion Branch: New England Patriots WR Continues to Survive

    In case you didn't hear, another one bit the dust yesterday. Two, actually. Donte' Stallworth and Jabar Gaffney. Both key contributors to the storied 2007 New England Patriots offense, both looking for a fall rendezvous with quarterback Tom Brady ...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about almost 2 years ago 2,718 reads 3 comments

  4. New England Patriots: Last 5 Players to Make the 53-Man Roster

    There's one preseason game left for the New England Patriots . For much of the roster, that means one shot remains...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about almost 2 years ago 7,543 reads 8 comments

  5. Grades for Every New England Patriots Rookie Through Preseason Week 2

    The month of August may not factor into the regular-season NFL standings, but don't say it doesn't count. At least, don't say it to any rookies around the league. For NFL first-timers, the dog days of summer are a trial by fire...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 5,866 reads 15 comments

  6. New England Patriots: Why Aaron Hernandez Is Better off at TE Than WR

    His talent is seemingly bigger than the position allows for. It sometimes seems unfair to call Aaron Hernandez a tight end and leave it at that. He's quicker than most tight ends...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 2,907 reads 10 comments

  7. One Burning Question for Every Member of the New England Patriots' Roster

    Tom Brady says it often. Every year, it seems. The key to playing for Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots is a sense of urgency. Every day is important. Every play is important...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 4,002 reads 4 comments

  8. Why New England Patriots' Rob Gronkowski Won't Be Able to Match 2011 Performance

    The days remaining until the NFL preseason starts are dwindling, and the New England Patriots will soon be taking the field with a roster full of near-locks to produce. Tom Brady is one...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 3,134 reads 18 comments

  9. New England Patriots: Why Patriots Are Handling Wes Welker Situation Perfectly

    If you wanted the New England Patriots to be nice to Wes Welker in their contract negotiations, chances are you've been disappointed by Bill Belichick , Robert Kraft and the rest of the powers that be in the team's front office...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 4,834 reads 16 comments

  10. The 5 Most Positive Developments of the New England Patriots' Offseason

    The New England Patriots have been hard at work since last season ended. The offense has been tweaked, the defense has been boosted—even the coaching staff received an upgrade...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 5,609 reads 7 comments

  11. Stat Predictions for New England Patriots' Key Offensive Players

    It's not too often that you can take an offense coming off of a 513-point season and anticipate improvement. But in New England this year, that's exactly the case...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 4,322 reads 13 comments

  12. The Tom Brady Era: Ranking the New England Patriots' Top 10 WR Corps

    Year in and year out, it's been the kindling for debate in New England. Patriots fans enjoy nothing more than arguing Tom Brady 's place among quarterbacks in the league, today ...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 27,408 reads 15 comments

  13. 5 Ways the New England Patriots Can Reinvent Themselves This Year

    The New England Patriots aren't likely to change their style anytime soon. Of course, there's not much reason to...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 5,163 reads 16 comments

  14. New England Patriots: Anthony Gonzalez the First to Fall in Crowded WR Corps

    Well, we have our answer. Everyone who had Anthony Gonzalez in the "first wide receiver to get cut" pool, come down and accept your prize. In all seriousness, you knew it would come to this...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 2,467 reads 7 comments

  15. 7 New England Patriots Who Must Step Up and Improve in 2012

    The New England Patriots went as far as they could go last year. Sure, a difference in the final score of the final game would have been nice, but the team couldn't have gone any ...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about 2 years ago 5,646 reads 6 comments

  16. New England Patriots: Bill Belichick Following Fans' Wishes This Offseason

    Boy, for a guy who leaves no doubt about his disinterest in New England Patriots fans' wishes, Bill Belichick is doing a great job of appeasing the masses in the early to middle stages of this offseason...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about over 2 years ago 4,392 reads 19 comments

  17. New England Patriots: Could Chandler Jones Be Another Jason Pierre-Paul?

    He was a player New England Patriots fans had to talk themselves into liking. When the Patriots shot up to pick No. 21 in the 2012 NFL draft, plenty of highly-touted players remained...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about over 2 years ago 6,816 reads 12 comments

  18. Danny Coale to Cowboys: Video Highlights, Scouting Report and Analysis

    Danny Coale, a 6'0, 200-pound wideout, is second all-time in Virginia Tech history for receptions and receiving yards. But it takes more than school lists to impress NFL scouts...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about over 2 years ago 12,526 reads 19 comments

  19. New England Patriots: Tavon Wilson Pick Deserves Benefit of the Doubt

    Troy Brown, the legendary New England Patriots wide receiver, strode to the NFL draft podium, ready to deliver the 16th pick of the second round and 48th of the entire draft...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about over 2 years ago 6,650 reads 39 comments

  20. New England Patriots: Bill Belichick Keeps Fans Guessing in 2012 NFL Draft

    In one of the most highly analyzed and highly anticipated drafts in recent memory for the New England Patriots , the team made a series of moves that nobody saw coming...

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  21. New England Patriots 2012 Draft: 6 Prospects Team Should Target in Early Rounds

    It's pretty much agreed upon at this point: When the NFL draft begins this Thursday, the New England Patriots should focus on defense. Then, with their next pick, they should think about defense...

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  22. 2012 NFL Draft: Are New England Patriots Forced to Draft for Need?

    Ever since Tom Brady 's last desperate pass hit the ground at the end of Super Bowl XLVI, the offseason to-do list has been consistent for the New England Patriots . The team needed a pass-rusher, safety, cornerback and receiver...

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  23. New England Patriots: How Dan Koppen's Deal Affects Matt Light and Brian Waters

    The New England Patriots offensive line already had a traffic jam developing. Now it's turning into the Ventura Freeway at rush hour. The Patriots made their most recent free-agent signing Thursday, bringing back longtime center Dan Koppen ...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about over 2 years ago 2,164 reads 12 comments

  24. New England Patriots: 10 Biggest NFL Draft Mistakes in Patriots History

    In the 2003 NFL draft, the New England Patriots used a second-round pick on Bethel Johnson, even while Anquan Boldin, Osi Umenyiora and Jason Witten were still available...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about over 2 years ago 9,554 reads 35 comments

  25. New England Patriots: Could Michael Brockers Be Another Richard Seymour?

    The news was pretty surprising. Spotted in Foxborough, Mass. a week ago was not a second-round hopeful linebacker, or sleeper pick safety, or even late first-round cornerback—you ...

    Drew Bonifant Written by Drew Bonifant about over 2 years ago 1,137 reads 0 comments