Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady played last season with a torn medial collateral ligament in his left knee, an injury he suffered in his last year with the Patriots, according to reports on Thursday. According to the Tampa Bay Times, the knee was an issue all season. He had surgery in late February, shortly after leading… Continue reading Tom Brady reportedly played through a torn MCL in his left knee last season
The struggles of the New England Patriots defense in 2020, which finished 26th in the NFL in Defense-adjusted Value Over Average or DVOA, can’t be laid solely on the presence or absence of any one player. The team itself seemed to acknowledge that by shoring up multiple spots on the defensive side this offseason, including… Continue reading How Dont’a Hightower could key a return to dominance for the Patriots’ defense
The veteran quarterback acknowledged the competition he’ll face from rookie Mac Jones but expressed confidence in his outlook for 2021. The post Cam Newton embraces ‘put up or shut up’ pressure for Patriots appeared first on Boston.com.
The New England Patriots have to deal with yet another trade ember that could be set ablaze soon this offseason, as a team already trying to figure out if they should keep or trade Stephon Gilmore was informed that wide receiver N’Keal Harry also wants out after two subpar seasons. Harry was drafted in the… Continue reading Patriots insider shockingly predicts N’Keal Harry will make 53-man roster
(Photo by Billie Weiss/Getty Images) As we count down the days to training camp we wait to see who, what and maybe. At the moment, we know only a little, really just who was signed and who has formally requested to be traded – I think that’s a new one. There are just so many… Continue reading Patriots Roster: So Many Questions, So Few Answers!
Remember when Troy Brown prevented disaster in 2004 by playing on the other side of the ball as a cornerback? Troy Brown held the New England Patriots together in 2004 like no one else could have. They really should make a movie about him, or find some special way to honor him in Canton, although for some reason… Continue reading Patriots’ Throwback Thursday: Troy Brown saves the 2004 season
The New England Patriots had to move on from Tom Brady last offseason when he shockingly decided to sign a two-year deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Of course, the Patriots responded by signing Cam Newton as a stopgap option and his struggles under center underlined why Brady seemingly didn’t think twice about leaving. The… Continue reading Tom Brady throwing to ‘former Patriots receivers’ is a gut punch
“I never had a situation where I felt myself or any of my former teammates felt like they were mistreated.” The post ‘I do not agree with him on that’: Deion Branch responded to Cassius Marsh’s comments about the Patriots appeared first on Boston.com.
The New England Patriots are currently stuck between a rock and a hard place with star cornerback Stephon Gilmore, who’s disgruntled with his contract situation. Entering the final year of his four-year deal, Gilmore is slated to make just $7 million next campaign, which is criminal for a player of his caliber. It remains to… Continue reading Patriots can probably rule out Richard Sherman as potential free agent target
Cassius Marsh is a bit of a forgettable footnote in New England Patriots history, as he lasted just over half-season. While the California native, UCLA star, and Seahawks draftee has had a solid NFL career, mostly as a backup for seven different franchises, his name has ended up in the news for his comments about… Continue reading Patriots: Former linebacker bizarrely rips team’s treatment of players