Archive for the ‘New England Patriots’ Category

C.J. Anderson: Todd Gurley ‘was more hurt than we thought’

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Beyond injury, there was no rational reason for C.J. Anderson to see the field more than Todd Gurley in the playoffs.

NFL rumors: Rob Gronkowski told teammates after Super Bowl LIII he wanted another ring

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

NFL rumors: Rob Gronkowski told teammates after Super Bowl LIII he wanted another ring originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski still hasn't announced if he will retire or return for a 10th NFL season, but could he be leaning toward coming back? Gronkowski's agent, Drew Rosenhaus, said Tuesday on ESPN show "NFL Live" that the Patriots star's decision on his future could come within the next few weeks. NFL Media's Mike Giardi provided another tidbit of information on Gronkowski's future with a tweet Tuesday.

NFL mock draft 2019 roundup: Experts see Patriots addressing offense in first round

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

NFL mock draft 2019 roundup: Experts see Patriots addressing offense in first round originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com The New England Patriots are Super Bowl champions for a sixth time in franchise history, but they still have plenty of question marks up-and-down their roster entering the 2019 NFL Draft. One of the largest uncertainties is the future of tight end Rob Gronkowski, whose agent said Tuesday the Patriots star could make a decision on retirement in the next couple of weeks. Another position of need is wide receiver.

Young Yankees fan uses Tom Brady analogy in awesome Manny Machado rant

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Young Yankees fan uses Tom Brady analogy in awesome Manny Machado rant originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com The New York Yankees came up empty in the Manny Machado sweepstakes, as the All-Star free agent reportedly agreed to a massive, 10-year contract with the San Diego Padres. To which one young Yankees fan says, good riddance. Machado's reported deal good for baseball ...

Rob Gronkowski’s agent provides timetable for Patriots star’s NFL future

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Rob Gronkowski's agent provides timetable for Patriots star's NFL future originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski's future in the NFL is uncertain, but his agent Drew Rosenhaus gave an idea Tuesday of when his client could make a decision on whether to retire or play another season. Here's what Rosenhaus said on ESPN's "NFL Live." The next couple of weeks would give the Patriots time before the 2019 NFL Draft, which begins April 25 in Nashville, to decide on their top offseason priorities.

Foxboro South? Dolphins add another ex-Patriots assistant to staff

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Foxboro South? Dolphins add another ex-Patriots assistant to staff originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com How do you end the New England Patriots' 10-year reign in the AFC East? Hire every single person who's worked in the organization, of course.

Drew Rosenhaus thinks Gronk decision will happen in next couple of weeks

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Tight end Rob Gronkowski has been spending time at Gillette Stadium recently, but there's been no word yet on whether he'll continue to spend time there as an active player during the 2019 season. Gronkowski said after Super Bowl LIII that he'd make a call on playing another season in a week or two. It's been a couple of weeks since the Patriots beat the Rams and Gronkowski's agent Drew Rosenhaus said on Tuesday that a call will take a little more time.

How many of Patriots’ wide receiver draft picks have actually worked out?

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

The Patriots have been on a tear over the last few years, appearing in four of the last five Super Bowls and winning three of them. In other words, the Patriots' success has masked a lot of these perceived personnel issues. As free agency looms, the NFL draft inches closer and the Patriots face crucial decisions at several positions, let's examine how successful New England has been at drafting talent, specifically at one position that presented problems during the 2018 campaign: wide receiver.

Patriots’ Stephen Gostkowski a top franchise tag candidate, per report

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Patriots' Stephen Gostkowski a top franchise tag candidate, per report originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com The New England Patriots have used the franchise tag just once since 2012, on kicker Stephen Gostkowski in 2015. Will they go back to the same well in 2019? Along with defensive end Trey Flowers and offensive tackle Trent Brown, Gostkowski is one of three players the Patriots realistically would consider tagging to avoid losing in free agency.

The Rush: If Odell Beckham were traded to the Patriots…we’d Stan

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

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