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Patriots release CB Dennard

By The Sports Network, 1 year 3 months ago
Foxborough, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Cornerback Alfonzo Dennard was among three players placed on waivers by the New England Patriots Tuesday. Dennard started 20 games and logged five interceptions in three seasons with New England, which selected the former Nebraska standout in the seventh round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He was active for only six games in 2014 before landing on injured...

New England Patriots Finally Primed With Pass-Rusher Potential

By Mike Dussault, 1 year 3 months ago
The New England Patriots have never been a team to fall in love with "pass rushers," arguably to their detriment in the years between the dynasty defense of the 2000s and the recent resurgence en route to their win in Super Bowl XLIX. Bill Belichick's scheme calls for his defensive ends and linebackers to be just as stout against the run as they are getting to the passer...

First-Round Pick Malcom Brown Solidifies New England Patriots' Defensive Front

By Mike Dussault, 1 year 3 months ago
The New England Patriots took a defensive lineman in the first round of the NFL Draft for the second year in a row, selecting Malcom Brown from Texas and taking a solid step forward in replacing the irreplaceable Vince Wilfork. Last year, the Pats took Dominique Easley, also a defensive linemen with the versatility to play multiple positions. The Pats have taken a defensive player with...

New England Patriots 2015 Draft Preview

By The Sports Network, 1 year 4 months ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - The world champs have some work to do especially after losing veteran cornerbacks Darelle Revis and Brandon Browner in the offseason. An obvious need, however, is not necessarily the way Bill Belichick is going to go. The veteran coach is usually thinking about bolstering his offensive and defensive fronts above all else before taking care of any other needs and the...

Patriots visit Obama at White House

By The Sports Network, 1 year 4 months ago
Washington, DC (SportsNetwork.com) - President Barack Obama praised the New England Patriots on Thursday, calling them "as good an organization as there has ever been in professional sports," but also found time to poke fun at the team and some of his own people. After noting how many Patriots fans serve in congress and work at the White House -- "I obviously did not screen properly when I...

Five Can't-Miss Games of the 2015 New England Patriots Season

By Mike Dussault, 1 year 4 months ago
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Extra Points: Closing the book on Aaron Hernandez

By The Sports Network, 1 year 4 months ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - Hyperbole can be a powerful device whether it's in print or the spoken word, but those making exaggerated claims should temper themselves. The NFL's off-the-field problems over the past year have been well documented, but allegations that the behavior of Ray Rice, Greg Hardy or Adrian Peterson -- as despicable as each of those incidents may have been -- combined to...

Can the Patriots Protect Tom Brady?

By Mike Dussault, 1 year 4 months ago
If there's one tried and true way to beat Tom Brady and the New England Patriots, it's to attack the middle of his offensive line, prevent him from stepping up in the pocket and disrupt plays as early as possible. Both Super Bowl losses to the Giants and the 2010 AFC Divisional round loss to the Jets were perfect examples of this tactic and we saw it again in early 2014 in losses to...

2015 NFL Mock Draft

By Braden Gall, 1 year 4 months ago

Patriots RB Blount suspended one game for substance abuse

By The Sports Network, 1 year 4 months ago
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has been suspended without pay for the first game of the 2015 regular season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. Blount is eligible to participate in all offseason and preseason practices and games. The punishment stems from Blount's arrest last August, when he was a...