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Belichick Says Pump Your Brakes on Gronk in Week 1

Belichick Says Pump Your Brakes on Gronk in Week 1

boston.com Updated 4 hours ago
In Bill Belichick's conference call with reporters on Tuesday, the veteran coach of the Patriots attempted to knock down any enthusiasm over Rob Gronkowski's announcement that he was playing in the season opener against the Miami Dolphins.
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  • Reports: Former Patriot Wes Welker Suspended for PED Violation

    Reports: Former Patriot Wes Welker Suspended for PED Violation

    boston.com patriotsgab.com 27 minutes ago
    Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended by the NFL for four games for violating the NFL’s PED policy, according to multiple media reports.
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  • Patriots QB Tom Brady gives the perfect answer to retirement qu…

    Patriots QB Tom Brady gives the perfect answer to retirement question

    yahoo.com 2 hours ago
    One of the questions that will come up with Tom Brady, Peyton Manning and Drew Brees for the next few years will be when they plan to retire. They've answered in different ways. Brees said he wants to play until he's 45. Manning has admitted he knows he…
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  • Elite QBs Running Out of Time to Claim Another Super Bowl

    Elite QBs Running Out of Time to Claim Another Super Bowl

    nytimes.com 3 hours ago
    They have already tasted the feeling of winning a Super Bowl but if quarterbacks Tom Brady, Peyton Manning and Drew Brees want to win another Vince Lombardi Trophy they better hurry up.
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  • Weather won't be Pats' only challenge

    Weather won't be Pats' only challenge

    ESPN.com 4 hours ago
    When the New England Patriots open their season Sunday against the Miami Dolphins, they know it’s going to be a hot day. But offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels reminds his players that both teams will have to deal with the heat. “Well, we’ll all be sw…
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  • Schwarber, Johnson are Pipeline Players of the Month

    Schwarber, Johnson are Pipeline Players of the Month

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Cubs' slugger Kyle Schwarber dominated in August, hitting eight homers and 17 RBIs, which was enough to earn him the title of hitting Prospect of the Month. Red Sox's pitcher Brian Johnson allowed just two runs in four starts to earn him the pitching Pr…
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  • Celtics Summer League Standout Mike Moser Signs Overseas

    Celtics Summer League Standout Mike Moser Signs Overseas

    boston.com 5 hours ago
    Undrafted rookie and summer league standout Mike Moser elected to pass on a training camp invite from the Celtics by signing with a team in Lithuania.
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  • Belichick on Gronk in Week 1: Not so fast

    Belichick on Gronk in Week 1: Not so fast

    New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick says he's not ready to say whether tight end Rob Gronkowski will play Sunday.
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  • Tom Brady:  “When I suck, I’ll retire”

    Tom Brady: “When I suck, I’ll retire”

    Last week’s abrupt trade of Patriots guard Logan Mankins served as a reminder that there are few, if any, sacred cows in New England. When it comes to quarterback Tom Brady, there’s a chance the team will want to move on from Brady before Brady wants to…
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  • Blackhawks, Kings, Bruins and Penguins lead NHL betting odds

    Blackhawks, Kings, Bruins and Penguins lead NHL betting odds

    yahoo.com 7 hours ago
    Looking at the latest Bovada betting odds for the NHL’s 2014-15 season, a few things are clear about wagering on the division champions. 1. The Metro Division might be the only one that could turn you a decent profit, provided the Pittsburgh Penguins st…
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  • Why Your Team Sucks 2014: New England Patriots

    Why Your Team Sucks 2014: New England Patriots

    deadspin.com 8 hours ago
    Some people are fans of the New England Patriots. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the New England Patriots. This 2014 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group.Read more...
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  • Under Armour signs Bundchen, wife of Brady

    Under Armour signs Bundchen, wife of Brady

    ESPN.com 10 hours ago
    Under Armour has signed a model to be part of its new women's campaign. And not just any model -- Mrs. Tom Brady, Gisele Bundchen.
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  • Garoppolo on No. 2: 'Hasn't really sunk in'

    Garoppolo on No. 2: 'Hasn't really sunk in'

    ESPN.com 10 hours ago
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- When the New England Patriots traded quarterback Ryan Mallett to the Houston Texans on Sunday, it answered one of the lingering questions for the team at the end of the preseason: Who would be the top backup behind Tom Brady? Second…
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  • Brady on Mankins trade: Have to move on

    Brady on Mankins trade: Have to move on

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said Tuesday that he's "moving on" after the surprising trade of offensive lineman Logan Mankins last week.
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  • What Makes The Patriots Offense So Difficult For Wide Receivers…

    What Makes The Patriots Offense So Difficult For Wide Receivers?

    boston.com 12 hours ago
    We always hear about the difficulty of learning the Patriots offense, but what about it is so difficult? Erik Frenz asked several Patriots wide receivers for their thoughts on the subject.
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    Does it matter that QB EJ Manuel isn’t a Bills captain? Jarvis Landry is in line for first crack at returner duties with the Dolphins. Sebastian Vollmer is ready to play anywhere the Patriots want him. Jets coach Rex Ryan took issue with the notion that…
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  • Video - Reiss' P.A.T.: Summertime Impact 04:31

    Reiss' P.A.T.: Summertime Impact

    Sep 2
    ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss sits down with tackle Sebastian Vollmer, takes a look at some of the most recent trades in New England, and answers your questions.
  • Video - McCourty, Pats Ready For Season Opener 02:41

    McCourty, Pats Ready For Season Opener

    Sep 2
    Patriots safety Devin McCourty joins "SportsCenter" and discusses New England trading Logan Mankins and preparing for the season opener against the Dolphins.
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    Predicting 2014 NFL award winners

    Sep 1
    The "NFL Total Access" crew takes their shot at predicting who will win offensive rookie of the year, defensive rookie of the year and NFL MVP for the 2014 season.
  • Video - New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has no setbacks, is focused on Miami 02:25

    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has no setbacks, is focused on Miami

    Sep 1
    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski says that he thinks the work he's put in each week has led to him being able to play in Week 1 against the Miami Dolphins.

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