1. Patriots vs. Packers: Breaking Down New England's Game Plan

    It is fitting that the New England Patriots and Green Bay Packers will play this Sunday at Lambeau Field. If they continue their strong play, Super Bowl Sunday could be the next time these teams meet...

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  2. Patriots Pass Rush Making Life Easier for Revis, New England Secondary

    While New England Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia holds a degree in aeronautical engineering, it seems that he may have been paying attention in his biology classes as well...

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  3. New England Patriots' Trade of Logan Mankins Paying Dividends Early

    The New England Patriots surprised the entire NFL when they sent Logan Mankins to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in exchange for Tim Wright and a fourth-round draft pick. "Skeptical" was the watchword when news of the trade broke...

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  4. LeGarrette Blount Returns as Patriots Finisher in Win over Detroit

    Time is a flat circle. So were many of the Detroit Lions defenders that tried to tackle LeGarrette Blount , who rejoined the New England Patriots after a brief soiree in Pittsburgh...

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  5. Lions vs. Patriots: Breaking Down New England's Game Plan

    The New England Patriots enter Week 12 on a six-game winning streak, alone atop the AFC. Their reward? Back-to-back games against the burly Detroit Lions and the electric Green Bay Packers ...

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  6. How the Patriots Offensive Line Opened the Door for Jonas Gray's Big Day

    While Bill Belichick 's genius may not approach that of Euclid or Pythagoras, he and offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels ' offensive scheme is using all the right angles to open up monster holes for their running backs...

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  7. Patriots' Young Linebacker Duo Excelling on All 3 Downs

    Dont 'a Hightower and Jamie Collins are proving to be two of the better draft picks in the past five years for the New England Patriots and Bill Belichick ...

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  8. Patriots Ride Simple Plan to 42-20 Victory over Colts

    While many New England Patriots writers will be dusting off their Weezer albums to commemorate Jonas Gray's big day—I already did that a few weeks ago —the 42-20 victory ...

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  9. Patriots vs. Colts: Breaking Down New England's Game Plan

    As a prize for dispatching Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos , the New England Patriots get the unenviable task of trying to stop Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts (6-3) in Week 11...

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  10. How the New England Patriots Will Contain T.Y. Hilton and the Explosive Colts

    In the not-so-distant past, Bill Belichick could have dispatched Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts in one fell swoop...

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  11. Stubborn Brandon Browner Helping Lift Patriots Defense

    Brandon Browner stalks his opponent on the field like a boxer in the ring. Body blow follows body blow, with questionable locations forcing the referee to intervene on a few occasions...

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  12. New England Patriots Midseason 7-Round Mock Draft

    The New England Patriots have already been active in the trading of their draft picks , some six months prior to the actual 2015 NFL draft...

    James Christensen Written by James Christensen about 19 days ago 13,588 reads 37 comments

  13. New England Patriots Midseason Rookie Report

    Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots always have the mantra of taking it one week at a time. In their team-building approach, however, they look at the big picture...

    James Christensen Written by James Christensen about 23 days ago 13,764 reads 13 comments

  14. Controlling the 'A-Gap' Key to Patriots Win over Broncos

    The New England Patriots have long struggled against interior pressure, with the New York Giants controlling the A-gaps—the spaces in between the guards and center—in each of the last two Super Bowl losses...

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  15. New England Patriots' Recent Additions Pay Immediate Dividends

    Bill Belichick doesn't care about how wins look or which players get him there. He only cares that the New England Patriots win the game...

    James Christensen Written by James Christensen about 25 days ago 13,329 reads 55 comments

  16. Patriots Ride off into the Bye with Resounding Victory over Rival Broncos

    Tom Brady stated in the postgame press conference that "[The New England Patriots ] left a lot of points out there," despite scoring 43 in a tone-setting victory over the Denver Broncos ...

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  17. Broncos vs. Patriots: Breaking Down New England's Game Plan

    Peyton Manning and Tom Brady—the faces of the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots , respectively—names that harken back to the halcyon era of decades-long battles for supremacy...

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  18. Patriots Tight Ends Making Play-Action Passing Game Potent

    As the New England Patriots ' offensive line fires off the snap, Tom Brady holds the ball out for everyone to see, waiting for his running back to pluck it from his grasp...

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  19. Patriots Award Winners Through First Half of 2014 Season

    The New England Patriots have to be feeling a little bit better about themselves compared to when I handed out awards at the quarter pole ...

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  20. Patriots RB Jonas Gray Introduces Himself with Breakout Performance vs. Bears

    " My name is Jonas ." Rivers Cuomo's abrasive and pounding vocals on the opening track of Weezer's debut album were the perfect soundtrack to the debut of Jonas Gray as the feature running back for the New England Patriots ...

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  21. Bears vs Patriots: Breaking Down New England's Game Plan

    The New England Patriots thought they had survived and advanced after a 27-25 Week 7 win over the New York Jets . It would turn out to be a Pyrrhic victory...

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  22. Has Danny Amendola Found His Niche with the 2014 New England Patriots?

    Danny Amendola started his career in New England with a clutch 10-catch performance against the Buffalo Bills last season...

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  23. 5 Changes the New England Patriots Need to Make During Extra Time off

    The New England Patriots survived their Thursday Night Football game with a 27-25 win over the New York Jets , earning themselves an extra three days of rest and preparation for the final nine regular-season games on their schedule...

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  24. 5 Potential Trades That Make Sense for the New England Patriots

    New England Patriots fans were rocked by the news that the rival New York Jets had acquired a potential playmaker—and headache—on the cheap in Percy Harvin ...

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  25. New York Jets vs New England Patriots: Breaking Down New England's Game Plan

    When Rex Ryan and his New York Jets go to Gillette Stadium to face the New England Patriots , it always gets ugly. Sometimes it involves poor play...

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