Posts Tagged ‘New England Patriots’

If Tom Brady leaves the Patriots, where would he go?

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Ever since the Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady agreed to a contract extension that isn't really a contract extension and Brady put his house in Boston up for sale, some have been speculating that Brady won't be back in New England next year. On Monday night, ESPN's Adam Schefter did more than speculate that 2019 could be Brady's last year in New England. Schefter may simply be throwing a bone to Brady and/or to agent Don Yee in order to generate interest elsewhere and/or to create leverage to get Brady a better deal in New England for 2021.

Pats, Saints, 49ers top 3 in AP Pro32 poll; Ravens now No. 5

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

The defending champion New England Patriots haven't lost since Week 15 of the 2018 season. Baltimore is 5-2 after an impressive 30-16 win at the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. The Ravens climbed five spots to No. 5 in the latest AP Pro32 poll as they enter their bye week.

Buccaneers tight end O.J. Howard responds to Patriots trade rumors

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end O.J. Howard's future has been in question with the NFL trade deadline looming, and the rumors linking him to the New England Patriots wasn't a shock to him. The Patriots reportedly reached out to the Buccaneers to ask about a potential deal involving Howard, but Tampa Bay wasn't interested. Howard was asked Tuesday about the trade rumors involving him and the Patriots, giving him an opportunity to talk up his talents.

Patriots humiliated Sam Darnold, yet Jets are directing misplaced anger at ESPN over ‘ghosts’

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

New England's beatdown of AFC East rival New York was so thorough on Monday night that the Jets are mad at … ESPN? On Tuesday, New York coach Adam Gase took exception with the cable network for airing sideline comments by quarterback Sam Darnold, who was mic'd up to deliver, well, sideline comments for the broadcast. “I'm seeing ghosts,” Darnold said while trying to explain to a coach why he was en route to a horrific, four interception performance against the mighty Patriots defense. New England won, 33-zip.

Tom Brady, teammates send messages to newest Patriots receiver Mohamed Sanu

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

A former Super Bowl opponent has now become an ally for the New England Patriots. Wide receiver Mohamed Sanu, who showed off his trash-talking talents during Super Bowl LI between the Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons, has reportedly been traded to New England by Atlanta and will now join Tom Brady's receiving corps. Reports of the trade began to surface Tuesday morning, mere hours after the Patriots handed down a 33-0 beating to their AFC rival New York Jets on "Monday Night Football."

AP source: Falcons trade receiver Mohamed Sanu to Patriots

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

The Patriots have done a lot of shuffling at receiver this season. They are hoping Mohamed Sanu can provide some stability as they try to solidify their offense heading into a difficult part of their schedule. The Patriots traded a second-round draft pick in 2020 to the Atlanta Falcons for the eighth-year veteran, according to a person within the NFL.

49ers, Patriots defenses allowing less than 150 passing yards a game

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Not since 1980 has an NFL team made it through a 16-game season while allowing less than 150 passing yards a game. This year, two defenses are on pace to do it. Through Week Seven, the 49ers' defense is allowing 133.5 passing yards per game and the Patriots' defense is allowing 148.4 passing yards per game.

NFL Power Rankings: There’s a new No. 2 in the AFC after Week 7

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

Know what? It's starting to get good. While the Patriots are firmly entrenched as the best team in the conference and the league, the scratching and clawing happening among the next six contenders and pretenders has gotten very interesting as we near the halfway mark of the season.

Patriots trade for Mohamed Sanu

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

The Patriots won easily against the Jets on Monday night and have a historically good point differential through seven games, but that's not stopping them from making a move to add talent to the team. According to multiple reports that have been confirmed by PFT, the Patriots have agreed to a deal with the Falcons that will send wide receiver Mohamed Sanu to New England. Sanu, who played at Rutgers with the McCourty brothers and Pats assistant Steve Belichick, has been mentioned as a potential Patriots trade target at other points in the past.

Ben Watson’s debut a sign more ‘Detroit’ packages coming for Patriots?

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - It just so happened that Ben Watson's first opportunity to play in a game this season came on a Monday night. "Today I had to sit around like all day and have jitters all day so that was even worse," Watson said. Watson seemed a little off when he was targeted for the first time since the 2018 season.