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New England Patriots: In Bill We Trust

The holding line for New England Patriots fans for a more than a decade has been the title of this article. Trust in Bill Belichick. Keep the faith. The Hoodie knows, he always knows. Stars have come and gone. Richard Seymour, one of the Patriots’ best (and only, at the time) pass rushers traded to the Raiders in his prime. Wes Welker, one of the most beloved players in team history...
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Aaron Dobson expected to make preseason debut against Giants

According to Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald, New England Patriots wide receiver Aaron Dobson traveled with the Patriots and is expected to make his preseason debut tonight against the Giants. Dobson, who had offseason foot surgery, didn't participate in offseason training activities and missed most of training camp, but will enter the wide receiver competition and have a chance...
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GET TO KNOW: Samuel Ajala, WR, Fordham University

NFL Draft Diamonds has teamed up with Joseph Muia a very solid up and coming scout, to put together a series for our readers called Get to Know. What this series will do is allow you to be a featured on our site, whether you are a freshman or a senior in college. This is […] The post GET TO KNOW: Samuel Ajala, WR, Fordham University appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Report: Tim Wright To Wear No. 81 For Patriots, Same Number He Wore With Bucs

The No. 81 is coming back to the New England Patriots. CBS Boston’s Dan Roche reported Thursday morning that newly acquired Patriots tight end Tim Wright will wear No. 81 for the Patriots. Wright is expected to make his Patriots debut on Thursday night in New England’s postseason finale against the New York Giants. Assuming Wright makes the team, he’ll become the first Patriots...
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Patriots Injury Update: Dominique Easley hopeful for week one

The New England Patriots have been patiently waiting for Dominique Easley to return to game action. Easley has been sidelined by a torn acl, his second of his career, since September of last year. He was the Patriots first round draft pick in this year's draft, so the fan base is eager to see him, too. #179388631 / gettyimages.comAccording to Jeff Howe of the Boston Hearld...
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Report: Brady had an 'emotional reaction' to Mankins trade

As reports Wednesday indicated that a good deal of New England Patriots were taken aback and pretty upset over the Logan Mankins trade, no names were mentioned. But as you could imagine, quarterback Tom Brady had to be one of them. Jason Cole of the Bleacher Report confirms as much, saying late Wednesday that Brady had an "emotional reaction" to the news. "He...
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Tim Wright is the Patriots new Aaron Hernandez

It sounds like the Patriots traded for tight end Tim Wright to be what Aaron Hernandez was for them before he ended up in jail. Their new Hernandez RT @ChrisWesseling: One takeaway from @RapSheet's Total Access hit on the Mankins trade: the Pats really like Tim Wright — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 27, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060...
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Don't bother asking Bill Belichick a soccer question

Don’t ask Bill Belichick — head coach of the New England Patriots — his opinion on Jermaine Jones signing with the New England Revolution. Bill Belichick doesn’t care about the New England Revolution. Bill Belichick doesn’t care about soccer. Bill Belichick cares about winning football games. Love this answer from Belichick the other day when asked about the NE Revolution...
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Can Tim Wright be the New England Patriots next Aaron Hernandez?

Undrafted last year out of Rutgers, Tim Wright is simply an upside play. While most casual fans may have no idea who Wright is—that is unless you happened to pick him up on your fantasy team last season—he was one of the best rookie tight ends in the league last year, ending the season with more receptions (54) and receiving yards (571) than any other. A converted wide receiver...
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Buccaneers were calling about the Patriots back-up guard but landed Mankins

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers originally called the New England Patriots looking to trade for their back-up guard, but when they found out that Logan Mankins would not take a pay cut and the Patriots had interest in Timothy Wright, the team pulled the trigger.  Ian Rapoport    @RapSheet  #Bucs really 1st called about acquiring a #Patriots backup […] The post Buccaneers were calling...
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Report: Patriots’ players are “pissed” Logan Mankins was traded

According to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe,  Patriots players aren’t happy that Logan Mankins was traded on Tuesday. A league source connected to several Patriots players used a “p” word that rhymes with “missed” to describe the mood in the locker room Tuesday. Many players still felt that Mankins was the best lineman on the team, the source said. This is what the Patriots...
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Tim Wright Brings Unique Skill Set At Tight End To Patriots In Trade

FOXBORO, Mass. — Tim Wright’s former teammates weren’t finished lamenting the loss of offensive captain Logan Mankins in the locker room on Tuesday, but they were excited to have the undersized tight end on the New England Patriots. Wright, who came to the Patriots with a 2015 fourth-round pick for Mankins in a trade with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, played at Rutgers with defensive...
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Report: Patriots players 'pissed' about Mankins trade

Jim Rogash/Getty ImagesWe've seen this story before.Patriots players were, according to Ben Volin of The Boston Globe, "pissed" about the Logan Mankins trade.  A league source connected to several Patriots players used a “p” word that rhymes with “missed” to describe the mood in the locker room Tuesday. Many players still felt that Mankins was the best lineman...
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Logan Mankins Trade Sends Shock Waves Throughout Patriots’ Offense

FOXBORO, Mass. — Forget everything you knew about the New England Patriots’ offense. The Patriots traded an offensive captain and look primed to return — at least part time — to a two tight end offense this season. The Patriots must now find a new starting left guard, and they might not have to rely on a wide receiver-heavy offensive attack. Based on preseason play, Jordan...
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Up-to-minute New England Patriots Depth Chart Pats just cut...

Up-to-minute New England Patriots Depth Chart Pats just cut Wilson Van Hooser, and with Gaffney and Chris Martin expected to hit IR, that leaves 5 more cuts by 1pm today. I’ll update this depth chart as soon as those cuts roll in. Expect a couple safeties and linebackers to among the cuts along with a defensive lineman or two. Expecting most of the offense to stay as is outside of the injuries.
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