Posts Tagged ‘New England Patriots’

Tom Brady has full practices this week

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Tom Brady has gotten in full practices this week for the first time since Week 11. “Just feeling better,” Brady said, via Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald. “It’s a short week, so I just try to get out there and practice. I take it week to week, and I

Steelers may need to “man up” to slow down Brady, Patriots

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

The answer to getting to Tom Brady is right there in vivid high definition. The Pittsburgh Steelers have watched it on video repeatedly over the past 11 months since Brady and the New England Patriots turned the AFC championship game into a glorified 7-on-7 drill. One very painful lesson the Steelers hope to show they've learned when they host the defending Super Bowl champions on Sunday.

What will Bill Belichick be saying following game vs. the Steelers

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

The "Around the NFL" podcast crew discuss the Week 15 marquee matchup between the New England Patriots and the Pittsburgh Steelers, and what will be said following the outcome.

Steelers’ man-to-man plans against Patriots may be unrealistic

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

It's time for Keith Butler to make good on his promise. "We can't always play zone, especially against people like the Patriots," the Steelers defensive coordinator told Pittsburgh's 93.7 The Fan over the summer. "You look at the people who have beaten the Patriots in the past and a lot of them played man-to-man.

Patriots sign WR Kenny Britt, Cannon to IR

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

The New England Patriots have beefed up Tom Brady's receiving corps for this week's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, adding veteran Kenny Britt. Also Wednesday, tackle Marcus Cannon was placed on injured reserve. A second-team AP All-Pro last season, Cannon played in seven of the first eight games but missed the last five with an ankle injury.

Tomlin/Steelers vs. Belichick/Patriots: Different strokes for different folks

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Mike Tomlin has been Pittsburgh's head coach since 2007, named to the post at the ripe old age of 35. A year later, he and the Steelers won a Super Bowl. More Lombardi Trophies seemed certain to follow, but -- despite a half-dozen seasons of 10 wins or more -- Pittsburgh and that stacked roster has come up short ever since, including an AFC Championship Game loss at New England last season.

Patriots bring back Ricky Jean Francois, place Marcus Cannon on IR

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

The Patriots announced the signing of wide receiver Kenny Britt along with several other moves on Wednesday. Defensive lineman Ricky Jean Francois is back with the team after a brief stint in New England ended early this month. Jean Francois played in three games during his first tour with the team and recorded two tackles.

Patriots bring back Ricky Jean Francois, place Marcus Cannon on IR

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

The Patriots announced the signing of wide receiver Kenny Britt along with several other moves on Wednesday. Defensive lineman Ricky Jean Francois is back with the team after a brief stint in New England ended early this month. Jean Francois played in three games during his first tour with the team and recorded two tackles.

NFL MVP, ROY and awards rankings: Carson Wentz’s injury opens up the MVP race

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

As Carson Wentz was walking back to the locker room with a season-ending injury, the entire NFL season was changing. Wentz was having the kind of game last Sunday that could have won him the award. In a huge, high-profile game against the Los Angeles Rams, the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback had 291 yards and four touchdowns in three quarters.

Google’s top searches in 2017: Hurricanes, Matt Lauer and Tom Petty

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL) just published its annual list of the top trending queries in the U.S., revealing the events and fads that people searched the most in 2017. The top ones highlight just how tough a year it's been. Hurricanes Irma and Harvey,