Posts Tagged ‘New England Patriots’

After two years with Jets, linebacker Harvey Langi re-signs with Patriots

Monday, May 10th, 2021

Another familiar face is making a return to New England. Linebacker Harvey Langi has signed with the Patriots on a one-year contract, according to his agent Kenny Zuckerman. Langi, 28, first signed with the Patriots as an undrafted free agent out of Brigham Young in 2017.

How Patriots Changed Draft Approach Under New Scouting Leadership

Monday, May 10th, 2021

Bill Belichick might be changing his ways 21 years into his tenure as New England Patriots head coach. Who says you can’t teach old dogs new tricks? The Patriots took a more “collaborative approach” to the draft this year, Sports Illustrated’s Albert Breer wrote Monday morning.

Ex-Giants target, former Rutgers star Jason McCourty says goodbye to Patriots

Monday, May 10th, 2021

Gone, but not forgotten. One-time New York Giants free-agent target and former Rutgers defensive back Jason McCourty signed a one-year contract last week with the Miami Dolphins. By heading to South Beach, McCourty gets another chance to work with Brian Flores.

Patriots, Players Thank Jason McCourty Following His Departure

Sunday, May 9th, 2021

Jason McCourty is taking his talents to Miami, and he has the support of his former team and teammates. The cornerback has agreed to a one-year deal with the Miami Dolphins, ending his three year tenure with the Patriots. He was part of New England’s Super Bowl LIII-winning team while playing alongside his twin brother, Devin.

Play ball! Swarm of summer baseball leagues ready to return

Sunday, May 9th, 2021

That should not be a problem this year with plenty of options for high school and college athletes. Last year, both The Cape Cod Baseball League and The New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) shut down, leaving top college players without a place to play. They are both back up and running with full schedules planned.

Patriots’ Cam Newton, Mac Jones have contrasting styles, so how does it fit?

Sunday, May 9th, 2021

I don't think some other quarterback is going to play the game like him. If that's what you have, then I think you, at least to a degree, accommodate your system to him and build with it." The Patriots had Drew Bledsoe as their top quarterback (he would sign a contract extension before the draft), with Damon Huard the No.

Pro Football Focus Leaves Patriots Off List Of Most Improved Teams

Saturday, May 8th, 2021

There’s no denying the New England Patriots have improved their roster by leaps and bounds this offseason. They went out and splurged in free agency, signing the top two tight ends, a pair of receivers and a handful of defensive players who all better the team’s top-end talent and depth. New England then followed it up with a NFL draft which included selecting quarterback Mac Jones at No.

Three College Coaches Have Differing Opinions On Patriots’ Mac Jones

Saturday, May 8th, 2021

The New England Patriots were widely praised for their selection of Alabama quarterback Mac Jones during the 2021 NFL Draft. And it seems at least two annoymous coaches at the college level are feeling the same way one week later. The best guy I saw,” one Big Ten offensive coordinator said of Jones in an ESPN story published Friday.

Patriots team captain, fan favorite becomes college graduate

Saturday, May 8th, 2021

A longtime New England Patriots player is now a college graduate, seven years after he was drafted by the organization. James White, who is entering his eighth season with the Patriots, has earned his degree in life sciences communication at the University of Wisconsin. The 29-year-old running back did not attend Saturday's in-person graduation ceremony at Camp Randall Stadium, where he starred for the Wisconsin Badgers but did express his excitement about getting his college degree.

Nashville gets 1st win of season downing New England 2-0

Saturday, May 8th, 2021

C.J. Sapong scored a first-half goal and Alex Muyl added one in the second and Nashville upended Eastern Conference leader New England 2-0 on Saturday. Sapong scored on a sliding left-footed tap-in off a header from Walker Zimmerman at the 25th minute. The 1-0 lead marked Nashville's (1-0-3) first lead of the season.