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New England Patriots NFL draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Coming off a Super Bowl win, the Patriots are looking to strengthen their team further going into the 2017 season. How will they use their picks in the NFL draft? Searching New England’s depth chart for a “need” feels a little like searching Giorgio Armani for a neon windbreaker.

Aaron Hernandez’s estate valued at $0.00; home may be sold

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

The estate of former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez, who died in prison last week while serving a life sentence for the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd, has a value of $0.00, according to court documents. The disclosure of the estate came about as a result of Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez’s attempt to sell Hernandez’s North Attleborough, Mass. home. Hernandez bought the 15-room, 7,100-square-foot home in 2012 for about $1.2 million, and the home is listed on realtor.com for roughly that amount. Jenkins Hernandez, Aaron Hernandez’s fiancee, is seeking to accrue whatever monies she can from the sale of the house in order to address a wrongful-death suit filed against Hernandez’s estate by the mother of Odin Lloyd.

Fiancee, lawyer: Hernandez estate worthless

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Associated Press BOSTON -- Court records show the estate of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez currently has a dollar value of zero. The former New England Patriots tight end killed himself last week in prison. Hernandez's fiancée and her lawyer said in an affidavit filed Wednesday in probate court that Hernandez's estate is currently worth "$0.00" with "no monies available and no identifiable personal assets." The Boston Herald first reported on the affidavit. But there is an offer to buy Hernandez's house -- worth nearly $1.3 million. The mother of a man Hernandez was convicted of killing in 2013 has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit seeking any proceeds from the sale. Odin Lloyd was a semi-professional

James Patterson is writing a true crime book about the life of Aaron Hernandez

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Best-selling novelist James Patterson is taking a break from fiction to focus on Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots star and convicted murderer who last week was found dead in his prison cell. Touted as a "true crime story," the book will be published by Little, Brown and Company and is set for an early 2018 release. “I was stunned to hear about the tragic death of Aaron Hernandez last week," Patterson said in a statement. "While his life was marred by controversy, he had incredible potential and undisputed talent. He came from nothing, was named a collegiate All-American, and went on to become a standout player for the New England Patriots. Along the way, his life spiraled out

Aaron Hernandez Reportedly Left Third Suicide Note For Attorney, Not Alleged Prison Boyfriend

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

The mystery surrounding Aaron Hernandez’s final thoughts seems to grow by the day. The former New England Patriots tight end left the third of three suicide notes for his attorney, Jose Baez, not any alleged prison boyfriend, TMZ Sports reported Wednesday, citing sources. Multiple reports claim Hernandez left suicide notes for his fiancée and 4-year-old daughter, but the intended recipient of the third note is the subject of widespread speculation. Larry Army Jr., the lawyer for 22-year-old inmate Kyle Kennedy, told reporters Wednesday his client and Hernandez were “great friends” and spent a lot of time together in prison. Army also said Kennedy believes the third suicide note was for him, but

What to expect in Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase this upcoming season

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase heads into his second season looking to improve from last season and take the the Dolphins farther than the wild card round of the playoffs. Ajayi had over 1,000 yards rushing with eight touchdowns last season and he is destined to do it again.

‘I Think I’m Going to Hang It Up, LOL': Aaron Hernandez Note to Prison Boyfriend

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Aaron Hernandez knew his prison boyfriend before either of them was locked up, says the attorney for that inmate. Lawrence F. Army Jr., attorney for Kyle Kennedy, speaks at a press conference. Army confirmed that Kennedy was put on “eyeball to eyeball” suicide watch by prison officials and kept in an isolation cell after Hernandez’s body was discovered last week.

“I Think I’m Going to Hang It Up, LOL”: Aaron Hernandez Note to Prison Boyfriend

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Aaron Hernandez knew his prison boyfriend before either of them was locked up, says the attorney for that inmate. Lawrence F. Army Jr., attorney for Kyle Kennedy, speaks at a press conference. Army confirmed that Kennedy was put on “eyeball to eyeball” suicide watch by prison officials and kept in an isolation cell after Hernandez’s body was discovered last week.

Aaron Hernandez asked to share cell with prison boyfriend before suicide

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Aaron Hernandez knew his prison boyfriend before either of them was locked up, says the attorney for that inmate. At a press conference Wednesday in Worcester, Massachusetts, Lawrence F. Army Jr., the lawyer representing 22-year-old Kyle Kennedy, also said that three weeks before Hernandez hanged himself, the former New England Patriots tight end wrote his client a note that may have hinted at his suicidal thoughts, saying, “I think I’m going to hang it up, lol.” Army confirmed that Kennedy was put on “eyeball to eyeball” suicide watch by prison officials and kept in an isolation cell after Hernandez’s body was discovered last week. He claimed his client had exhibited no suicidal tendencies,

Curran: Richard Sherman wants to be a New England Patriot

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Tom E. Curran discusses the most recent news regarding Richard Sherman and whether there is still a chance the New England Patriots could acquire him.