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Could This be Tom Brady's Last Season as a Patriot? Published 5/26/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author Brian Cole Tom Brady & Patriots

Just typing out the title of this post would be considered blasphemy in the six New England states. There's a solid chance that my family disowns me after reading this and my friends all shun me. But unfortunately, this is a reality that needs to be considered. Because with the way this season is setting up there is a real possibility that New... read more→

Patriots Add Another Weapon at Wide Receiver Published 5/25/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author Will Norton Andrew Hawkins

The Patriots used some of their remaining cap space to add yet another wide receiver as they sign Andrew Hawkins to a one-year contract.  Hawkins is mainly used in the slot but has the flexibility to play on the outside and is a dependable route runner with reliable hands.  The receiver has taken carries out of the backfield as well as sweeps... read more→

Patriots Position Battles to Watch During OTAs Published 5/19/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author Will Norton

OTAs begin next week for the Patriots and with training camp starting in July it is an opportune time to discuss some key position battles that will be fun to watch this summer. Lead-Running Back:  James White v. Mike Gillislee v. Rex Burkhead Either of these backs can win the starting job in the Patriots backfield.  James White, the... read more→

Patriot Players on Hot Seat Heading Into Training Camp Published 5/12/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author Will Norton Bill Bilichick

The expectations are as high as ever for the Patriots.  They have a fully reloaded roster that looks primed to repeat, on paper.  While that is good news it may be bad news for some players who may have a hard time finding a spot on the roster.  Training camp will be key for these players to perform at a high level during practices and... read more→

Patriots Undrafted Free Agent Signings Published 5/11/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author Brian Cole Danny Amendola

The post-draft period is almost as exciting as the draft itself. While it is certainly disappointing for players not to have their names called, going undrafted has the benefit of allowing players to essentially pick who they would like to play for. It is also an exciting time for teams as they all rush to grab the remaining talent still out... read more→

Texans Season Preview: Big Games at a glance Published 5/10/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author James Greene Texans vs Patriots

This years season will feature 4 games against the NFC west. My mind instantly goes back to the last time the Texans were in this same position with Matt Schaub leading the team. If you search “Richard Sherman NFL highlights” on YouTube you will most surely see him performing a pick six against the Texans in Houston, but its safe to say both... read more→

Patriots 2017 Draft Results Published 5/7/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author Brian Cole Brandin Cooks

Last weekend was a rather quiet one for the New England Patriots. There was some buzz on Thursday about possible moves regarding Malcolm Butler and Jimmy Garoppolo, but in the end the Patriots were content to remain where they were and sit out Day One. The wait for Patriots fans was even longer than expected, as the Patriots traded down deeper... read more→

Patriots Add Mix of Veterans and Rookies During 2017 Draft Published 5/5/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author Will Norton Bill Belichick

It is business as usual in New England this offseason.  Bill Belichick's chant "no days off" echoed throughout the region and even after celebrating a fifth Superbowl victory it was known there was still more work needed to be done.  The Patriots kept busy during the draft process and added an array of players.  They were able to use their... read more→

Adrian Peterson a Dream, Mike Gillislee Real Deal for Patriots Published 4/27/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author Will Norton Adrian Peterson

It was all a dream it seems.  There were reports around the sports world of mutual interest between Adrian Peterson and the New England Patriots. The thought of Tom Brady and Adrian Peterson being on the same team scared many and was something the Patriots had to seriously consider.  At the same time, Peterson stated he wanted to play for a... read more→

Pats Make Some Small Moves Prior to the Draft Published 4/25/2017 in Pro Football Talk Line Author Brian Cole Danny Amendola

It's been a rather quiet couple of weeks for the New England Patriots as we approach the NFL Draft. There's been much less to talk about since the team gave up their first and second round picks to acquire Brandin Cooks and Kony Ealy, respectively. However the last week has seen some moves that are a good sign for the future, and help lay out a... read more→

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