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Patriots signed rookie Tyler Gaffney after the Panthers tried to sneak him onto IR

Former Panthers rookie running back Tyler Gaffney suffered a season ending injury last week. So Carolina decided to waive him and attempt to place him on injured reserve.  Instead the Patriots came in and claimed him off waivers. Patriots claimed former Panthers rookie RB Tyler Gaffney on waivers today after Carolina tried to sneak him through waivers and into IR. — Adam Schefter...
Via Pro Football Zone
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patriots steal draft pick from Carolina

The New England Patriots on Monday claimed rookie running back Tyler Gaffney off waivers after the Carolina Panthers tried to sneak their sixth-round pick through waivers and onto injured reserve. Gaffney suffered a knee injury over the weekend that will require surgery. He’ll miss the season, but when he returns, he’ll wear New England’s red, […] The post Patriots steal...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Tom Brady: Having Darrelle Revis In Practice ‘Makes All Of Our Guys Better’

Practice makes perfect, and the New England Patriots offense is benefiting from playing against newly signed cornerbacks Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner on the practice field at training camp. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady appeared on Sirius XM NFL Radio on Monday, and he talked about how the additions of Revis and Browner to the secondary have increased the level of competition...
Via NESN.com
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Release LB Josh Hull

  The Patriots release LB Josh Hull to make room for RB Tyler Gaffney, who was claimed off of waivers from the Panthers on Monday, per Brian McIntyre. Hull, 26, was a seventh-round draft pick of the St. Louis Rams back in 2010. He spent three seasons with the Rams before he was waived in October of last year. Hull later caught on with the Redskins and would go on to appear in 11...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Rumors: James White gets most touches at camp

The New England Patriots have had a slew of viable starting running backs for the past few seasons. In fact, the team had so many runners this off-season that they opted to release their goal-line specialist, LeGarrette Blount, to Free Agency (he was ultimately signed by the Steelers). With Shane Vereen, Stevan Ridley, and Brandon Bolden all still in the mix, it was surprising...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots QB Tom Brady ranked 2nd best in NFL, full top-30 revealed

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 quarterbacks in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s signal caller not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. The second batch of QBs, Nos. 11-20, generated a similar response. The next logical step in the ranking of the game’s quarterbacks...
Via cover32 - Patriots
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick shows off his girlfriend Linda Holliday at practice

5TH QUARTER MAG 5TH QUARTER MAG - Exclusive sports rumors and gossip PHOTO: New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick shows off his girlfriend Linda Holliday at practice
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Dobson among top 2014 NFL Sleepers

The title is 2014 NFL Sleepers because that’s what you’ll Google, what you’ll open and what you want to read about heading into your draft, but you’ve likely read enough experts by now telling you that more than anything we’re simply looking for players who are providing draft day value. Top 2014 NFL Sleepers: Breakouts Aaron Dobson is set to play a big role in the New...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
1 day ago  |  Discuss

What on Earth Could Get New England Patriots QB Ryan Mallett So Excited?

During a break during practice over the weekend New England Patriots quarterback Ryan Mallet was seen literally jumping for joy over with the fans. Hmmm....I wonder why....Could it be because the team traded that Brady guy and was naming him the No. 1 quarterback? Did his jersey sales surpass RGIII's?Did he find Waldo? No, but he....via Imgur....did get his jersey signed by Tom...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Monday web roundup: New England Patriots

Contract year in back of Stevan Ridley's mind > Training camp day 4 snapshots > Rob Gronkowski increases workload in camp > WR Greg Orton cut 2 days after injury > Pats DBs got head start on training camp by working together in Arizona > Caserio: Patriots ready to take “good” with “bad” on Jimmy Garoppolo > WR Julian Edelman: ‘Confidence...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Training Camp: DB Branon Browner Lowers the Boom on Rookie RB James White

The New England Patriots were not real happy when they lost Aqib Talib during the off-season, but they were ecstatic when they were able to sign former Seattle Seahawks defensive back Brandon Browner. As a former member of the Legion of Boom what he is capable of is no secret. Any secondary would be glad to have him.But there is just something about seeing him lay the boom on someone...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Sign Two Receivers, After Waiving Greg Orton

New England Patriots, Nick Caserio, the director of player personnel, made the announcement Sunday morning during his news conference at Gillette Stadium.
Via CLNS Radio
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots: 10 Players to Watch in Training Camp

The most important portion of the summer is finally here. NFL Training Camp has begun all over the country, with all 32 teams set to begin their preparations of learning the basics for rookies, and getting healthy and impressing coaches in order to earn a spot on an NFL team come fall. For the New England Patriots, Training Camp sets the tone for the regular season and how successful...
Via TopSportsReport
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Observations of Day 2 from Patriots Training Camp

The New England Patriots concluded their second day of Training Camp and their were some mixed views about how well the team performed. For starters, Rob Gronkowski participated in consecutive training camp practices for the first time since the 2012 season. He looked good during drills but he was held out of the teams offensive 7-on-7′s and 11-on-11′s for the second consecutive...
Via TopSportsReport
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: Cheerleaders; Brady haters; Secondary help; Draft grades

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to catch up on anything and everything from the New England Patriots this week. New England Patriots - We recognize the New England Patriots Cheerleaders. (READ) - Tom Brady will prove his haters wrong this season. (READ) - The Patriots still need some help in their secondary. (READ) - We take another look at the Patriots...
Via cover32 - Patriots
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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