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Patriots to host pre-draft visit with highly regarded Iowa TE C.J. Fiedorowicz

According to Field Yates of ESPN, the New England Patriots will host pre-draft visit on  Wednesday with one of the nation's top prospects, Iowa tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz. At Iowa, Fiedorowicz focused on inline blocking and short routes, but he tested more athletically and has good upside in that area.
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Report: Iowa TE C.J. Fiedorowicz visiting the Patriots on Wednesday

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Former Iowa tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz will be visiting with the New England Patriots on Wednesday. For those who wonder whether the #Patriots will target tight end in the draft… #Iowa TE CJ Fiedorowicz is visiting tomorrow, per source. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 16, 2014 Even...
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New England Patriots Mock Draft (v.5)

Hi everyone, welcome to the 5th edition of iSportsWeb’s New England Patriots Mock Draft aka Patriots Mock Draft V: The Face of Draft. Glad to have you. As a quick refresher, here are the first, second, third, and fourth editions of the draft, which you can take a look at. Guys, the draft is almost here. Like three weeks away. Things are getting serious. The last free agents are...
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Could the Patriots be eyeing Colorado State center Weston Richburg in the first round?

The New England Patriots are one of the better drafting NFL teams out there, and they are not afraid of taking a guy that no one has heard of.  Well this year they are expressing quite a bit of interest in Weston Richburg the center for Colorado State.  According to Mike Reiss of ESPN, the […] The post Could the Patriots be eyeing Colorado State center Weston Richburg in the...
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Report states that the Patriots should have interest in Dustin Keller

Although the Patriots were able to re-sign Michael Hoomanawanui and should have Rob Gronkowski on the mend, the team should still be in the market for a tight end. The Patriots will likely look to the draft to help address the position but they could also look at a remaining free agent as well. One of the more intriguing options left is Dustin Keller. Keller is coming off a...
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Aaron Hernandez being investigated for allegedly threatening to kill a prison guard

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to TMZ Sports, former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is being investigated for allegedly threatening to kill a prison guard late in 2013.  One of his fellow inmates claims he never did such a thing. Aaron Hernandez is being investigated for allegedly threatening to shoot and...
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New England Patriots are loaded at cornerback

The New England Patriots ended the 2013 season with one of their worst performances on defense in the AFC Championship Game against the Denver Broncos. After giving up over 300 yards passing in a game three times during the 2013 regular season, the Patriots defense gave up over 300 yards passing in the divisional playoff game victory over Indianapolis and then 400 yards passing to...
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Rob Gronkowski stuffing his face with two ginormous steaks, everyone (photo)

It may be difficult for Rob Gronkowski to replicate the unhinged mayhem and good times that highlighted a typical “Summer of Gronk” of years past, the New England Patriots tight end is getting off to a quick start this spring with a couple of noteworthy appearances where he goes full Gronk on the situation. Most […] The post Rob Gronkowski stuffing his face with two ginormous...
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Report: Hernandez allegedly threatened to kill guard

According to a report by TMZ Sports, Aaron Hernandez is under investigation for allegedly threatening to shoot and kill a security guard at Bristol County Jail in late 2013.Apparently, the whole incident was sparked by Hernandez's attempt to deviously obtain extra food for himself. After a while, one security guard in particular called him out on it and that's when Hernandez...
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2014 NFL Draft: Patriots interested in drafting Jordan Matthews?

The New England Patriots are interested in drafting a wide receiver in the first couple rounds of the 2014 NFL Draft, and they might have their sights set on someone in particular. According to reports, the Patriots are very interested in drafting Vanderbilt wide receiver Jordan Matthews. He has been one of the most talked about wide receivers in the entire draft process, and would...
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PHOTO: Rob Gronkowski caught double-fisting... steaks

Patriots meathead Rob Gronkowski tweeted out a picture of himself Monday night double-fisting some meat.  Or, according to him, “Double Fisting dem steaks … #freddieFlintstoneGotNuttinOnMe” DEM STEAKS! Twitter [@RobGronkowski]

Dustin Keller expected to be on the Patriots radar

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Tom Curran of CSNNE.com believes former Jets and Dolphins tight end Dustin Keller will be on the Patriots radar as they look to add depth with Rob Gronkowski recovering from ACL surgery and the fact that they still haven’t replaced Aaron Hernnadez. nyway, the fallout was that Keller’s...
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Who are the X-Factors of the AFC East?

New England Patriots: Quarterback, Ryan Mallett Basically anyone on the New England Patriots, not named Tom Brady, could be an X-factor. The whole team is built around Brady, and he tends to turn people into threats year-to-year. So what’s the next best thing to having a ‘Brady’? Having a ‘maybe-Brady’…? Granted, the sample size for Mallett isn’t that large, and...
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National Rewind: Offseason Power Rankings, scrap heap FAs for the New England Patriots, more

In case you missed it, columns from the cover32 universe to browse through while watching The Masters on Sunday or bored at your office on Monday. National Columns - The top-10 inside linebackers in the NFL Draft. (READ) - POWER RANKINGS: Grading teams at the offseason midpoint. (READ) - The best remaining NFL free agents at each position. (READ) - Ten NFL players who aren’t worth...
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Proposed new uniform for New England Patriots is pretty sweet

Proposed uniform changes for NFL teams is nothing new. Every week, some sort of idea seems to pop up – from radical redesigns to Star Wars themed tweaks to subtle changes. Most are interesting, but fairly laughable. One new batch, however is worth taking a look at. Jesse Alkire, a freelance graphic artist / designer from Chicago, recently put his spin on each NFL team’s uniform...
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