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Pats LB Hightower sidelined 6-7 months after shoulder surgery

According to the Boston Globe, New England Patriots linebacker Dont'a Hightower recently had surgery on his right shoulder, which will put his recovery time around 6-7 months. Hightower has been on the injury report since week 14. The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport first reported the labrum surgery in February. He played in the Super Bowl with basically one arm, but came up big in...
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5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dont’a Hightower out 6-7 months after surgery

Stew Milne-USA TODAY Sports New England Patriots linebacker Dont’a Hightower is expected to be sidelined six to seven months following offseason surgery on his right shoulder, the Boston Globe reported on Thursday. Hightower, who underwent surgery on Feb. 10, played through the injury for the final stretch of the Patriots season.  He missed Week 5 and 6 due to a knee injury...
Via Sports-Glory
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Hernandez once peed on taxi, flipped on Greg Bedard over it

Aaron Hernandez is not a very good person. Given all that we have heard about the former New England Patriots tight end in recent years, we feel confident saying that. Former Boston Globe writer Greg Bedard reinforced that opinion a bit more this week. Bedard, now with Sports Illustrated, wrote about some of his experiences...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bomb Threat at Courthouse of Aaron Hernandez Trial

According to multiple reports, those in attendance at the Aaron Hernandez murder trial in Fall River, Mass. were evacuated on Thursday due to a bomb threat. While there isn’t much information available, ESPN’s Michele Steele shed some light on the situation. Told Aaron Hernandez is no longer in the building, like other incarcerated defendants, he's being transported to secure...
Via Sportsnaut
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Who Must Step Up in 2015

Roster turnover in the NFL is inevitable and no one knows this better than the New England Patriots, who have put together the best record in the...
Via Athlon Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Darrelle Revis: All the Patriots had to to was pick up my option

According to the Jets Blog, New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis said that 'all the Patriots had to do was pick up his option.' Appearing on SNY’s Loudmouths, Revis stated if the Patriots had wanted to keep him, the Patriots could picked up his option for 2015 at $20 million guaranteed. However, reports had Revis saying he believed he was under a one-year deal and if the option...
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Revis: Patriots' offer 'wasn't in the ballpark' of what he wanted

  Darrelle Revis won’t give specifics, but he’s making it clear that the New England Patriots’ offer wasn’t near what he wanted.   Revis and the Patriots parted ways after one very successful season together when the cornerback decided to return to the New York Jets on a five-year, $70 million agreement. The deal with the Jets reportedly guarantees Revis $39...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots 2015 draft order

The New England Patriots will have nine picks to play with when the NFL Draft begins on April 30th, including two compensatory picks received due to the loss of free agents LeGarrette Blount, Dane Fletcher, Brandon Spikes and Aqib Talib in 2014 balanced against signings of 2014 compensatory free agents Brandon Browner and Brandon LaFell, per ESPN. Breakdown of the Patriots' 2015...
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Report: Belichick went on profane tirade over NFL’s stinginess

Bill Belichick was not happy that one of his NFL playing rule proposals was tabled for research. Belichick wants the league to install fixed cameras to all boundary lines to aid instant replay, but the NFL previously has said it would be too costly to carry out. Belichick went on a profanity-laced tirade against the league during the NFL Annual Meeting over his proposed change...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ravens happy NFL has banned Patriots formation

Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports The NFL has made it illegal for an offensive player wearing an eligible number — between 1 and 49, or 80 to 89 — to report as ineligible and line up outside the tackle box. If a player is declared ineligible and lines outside the tackle, the offense will be penalized five-yards for illegal substitution. The formation was used by the New...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Ravens send whiny tweet about Pats using ineligible receivers

The NFL approved a number of rule change proposals on Wednesday, one of which involves where ineligible receivers are allowed to line up. This particular change was inspired by the New England Patriots deceiving the Baltimore Ravens during the divisional round of the playoffs, and the Ravens are still crying about it. As Rick Stroud...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: New England Patriots star in new Entourage movie trailer

Earlier this offseason we heard a report that Tom Brady is looking forward to starting an acting career after his football days come to an end. It looks like he’s already off to a good start. Brady, along with Rob Gronkowski, appeared in the latest Entourage movie trailer this week, the second movie trailer he’s been in this offseason. Brady is already a veteran of Entourage...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL must be careful with new ‘Julian Edelman rule’s’ potential controversies

The NFL owners voted in five new rule changes for the 2015 NFL season today, and the highlight of those changes was the “Julian Edelman rule.” Essentially, any time a player appears to be disoriented on the field from a possible head injury, a third party can call a medical timeout. In this situation, that player will have to come out of the game to be evaluated and each team...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Kraft: There is no smoking gun with Deflategate

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell told Sports Illustrated’s Peter King over the weekend that he believes the investigation into the New England Patriots allegedly deflating footballs during the AFC Championship Game is nearing its end. Patriots owner Robert Kraft wasn’t nervous about the results two months ago, and his feelings have not change. While speaking with...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The New England Patriots three biggest needs heading into the NFL Draft

Free agency isn’t closed, but the lights have come on and the bartender is pushing people out as desperate suitors look for a partner to take home. At this point, it’s safe to say that no addition in the coming weeks is going to drastically alter the Patriots’ roster, at least not until the next wave of veteran cuts. We’ve finally reached the point where we can look at the...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

REPORT: New England Patriots Deflate Gate investigation is “getting near the end”

Almost started to think the NFL forgot about Deflate Gate, right? Well, apparently not. It was eight week ago that Ted Wells said that his investigation would require “at least several more weeks.” Last week, NFL Commissioner Goodell told Peter King of TheMMQB.com that Wells’ investigation may be getting closer to its completion. “I haven’t spoken to (Wells) for several...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Goodell: DeflateGate investigation 'near the end'

It’s been two months since the AFC Championship Game, which means it’s been two months since the begin of DeflateGate. The NFL’s investigation into whether the New England Patriots used deflated footballs in their blowout win over the Indianapolis Colts continues, and there’s no sign of the investigation coming to an end any time soon. However, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick is having a great time on vacation with hot girlfriend Linda Holliday (PHOTO)

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick wore a hat on vacation that will be hard for anyone who sees it to forget. Belichick was on vacation with girlfriend Linda Holliday at the time, as the two spent some time on his fishing boat in Jupiter, FL. A photo posted by Linda Holliday✨ (@lindahollidayofficial) on Mar 21, 2015 at 9:43am PDT   Holliday also joked about how...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Brady’s kids trolled their dad at the beach (PHOTOS)

Patriots QB Tom Brady enjoyed some fun in the sun with his family over the weekend. And lucky for us, Brady continued his social media dominance by posting a few photos with his kids during their adventure at the beach. Brady may have four Super Bowl rings, but his kids got him good by ... Let’s make sure we get the dog in on it, too.  
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Julian Edelman Erotic Fiction Now Available on Amazon

Ever since he started catching touchdown passes from Tom Brady the party animal/heart throb for the New England Patriots has been tight end Rob Gronkowski, but it appears that he may have some competition for that title. His antics have been toned down immensely the last couple years which has given Julian Edelman all the room he needs to take the mantle from the Gronk.He certainly...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Gronk Celebrates Arizona’s Sweet 16 Berth With A Photo Of A Cat On His Head

Rob Gronkowski, affectionately known as “Gronk” to New England Patriots fans, got his start at Arizona, where he played for the Wildcats for three seasons. So it should come as no surprise that the Super Bowl champion is pumped up about his alma mater’s basketball team reaching the Sweet 16 after Saturday’s victory over Ohio State. The method he chose to celebrate, however...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots: Cornerback additions

The New England Patriots have acquired former Philadelphia Eagle’s cornerback Bradley Fletcher, and former Atlanta Falcon’s cornerback, Robert McClain. The Patriots failed to bring back their Super Bowl winning corners in that of Darrelle Revis, and Brandon Browner. Revis went back to the New York Jets, signing a five year $70 million contract. Browner reached a deal with the...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski Hangs with Miss Maryland

It is a rare day when New England Patriots’ tight end Rob Gronkowski isn’t gracing some type of social media news headline. Monday night had him posing in a photo with the stunning Miss Maryland 2014, Jade Kenny, after receiving the prestigious Ed Block Courage Award. courtesy: Instagram Not exactly Miss Maryland here, but this handsome trio consists of Gronkowski as well as...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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