Patriots' Belichick wary of Lions' offensive weapons

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The New England Patriots just reached 1 million followers on Twitter. That's the good news. The bad news is that what followed is going viral for all the wrong reasons. After reaching the mark they posted this tweet, according  It's not surprising anymore when Bill Belichick plucks a previously unknown star off his bench in […]

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Patriots getting good at getting ahead

Boston Globe

After dismantling Indianapolis on the road, Felger & Mazz re-assess the Patriots' Super Bowl aspirations. 1. One of the underrated plays in the game was receiver Brandon LaFell's 26-yard catch on third-and-6 with 7:49 remaining. Out of a bunch formation, he was well covered by cornerback Darius Butler, but it was a case where his […]

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Patriots getting good at getting ahead

Boston Globe

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — New England Patriots defensive lineman Sealver Siliga participated in the team's walk-through practice Wednesday. It was the first time we have seen Siliga since Sept. 21 against the Raiders before being placed on the Patriots'  The Patriots kept him on the practice squad early but didn't have a need for another running […]

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Patriots' win over Colts saw contributions by many players

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During Friday night's Boston Celtics-Cleveland Cavaliers game at TD Garden, LeBron James had the chance to chat with Rob Gronkowski, who was sitting courtside with several of his New England Patriots teammates. The New England Patriots just reached 1 million followers on Twitter. That's the good news. The bad news is that what followed is […]

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Patriots good even when Tom Brady isn't at his best

Boston Globe

On Sunday Jonas Gray ran over, around and through the Indianapolis Colts defense, setting a New England Patriots record with four touchdowns in a 42-20 victory. Patriots owner Robert Kraft expected big things from him in Indy, but he couldn't have  To celebrate the utterly useless "accomplishment" of being the first NFL team with one […]

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Patriots good even when Tom Brady isn't at his best

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Jonas Gray had a career-high 199 yards, with 112 of them coming before contact. Coming into the game, he had 88 total yards before contact. Gray had 95 rush yards outside the tackles, the most by a Patriot in the last nine seasons. Gray had 4 rush  The New England Patriots didn't have any weapons, […]

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Victory over Colts gives Patriots huge advantage in playoff race

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Any of the Pats' million Twitter followers who RT'ed that got a custom jersey. The Pats thought this would be a good idea. It wasn't. It opened the door to the Internet, including somebody so dedicated to making the Patriots look  During Friday night's Boston Celtics-Cleveland Cavaliers game at TD Garden, LeBron James had the […]

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Patriots' contender status about to be tested

Boston Globe

Video of Nick Folk's 58-yard potential game-winning field goal attempt shows an official moved Patriots linebacker Dont'a Hightower away from lining up over Jets long snapper Tanner Purdum, which is against the rules and  Sure, the Patriots are probably on their way to an 11th division title in 12 years — something that hasn't happened […]

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Patriots face stretch of defining games

Boston Globe

That's exactly what the Patriots did on Thursday night when they beat the Jets, 27-25. They escaped. They didn't deserve to win. They were lucky to win. They needed a blocked field goal attempt at the final gun from Chris Jones just to cement the win. This loss came at the final whistle with Patriots […]

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A Two-Point Win vs. the Jets? You Pass, Barely

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Geno Smith got run out of bounds and couldn't quite get out of the way of an unsuspecting woman on the sideline. RELATED: Pigskin Pigsplosion NFL Preview Week 7: Peyton Manning's Arm Strength Will Be Tested against  Patriots.com caught up with Pats' fan and New Kids on the Block star Joey McIntyre who sang the […]

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