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Belichick Says Pump Your Brakes on Gronk in Week 1
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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.Upvote Share Tweet
Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended by the NFL for four games for violating the NFLs PED policy, according to multiple media reports.Upvote Share Tweet
Patriots QB Tom Brady gives the perfect answer to retirement questionyahoo.com 2 hours agoOne 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Elite QBs Running Out of Time to Claim Another Super Bowlnytimes.com 3 hours agoThey 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Weather won't be Pats' only challengeESPN.com 4 hours agoWhen 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Schwarber, Johnson are Pipeline Players of the MonthMLB.com 4 hours agoCubs' 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Celtics Summer League Standout Mike Moser Signs Overseasboston.com 5 hours agoUndrafted 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.Upvote Share TweetNew England Patriots coach Bill Belichick says he's not ready to say whether tight end Rob Gronkowski will play Sunday.Upvote Share TweetLast 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…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com 7 hours agoLooking 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Why Your Team Sucks 2014: New England Patriotsdeadspin.com 8 hours agoSome 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...Upvote Share Tweet
Under Armour signs Bundchen, wife of BradyESPN.com 10 hours agoUnder Armour has signed a model to be part of its new women's campaign. And not just any model -- Mrs. Tom Brady, Gisele Bundchen.Upvote Share Tweet
Garoppolo on No. 2: 'Hasn't really sunk in'ESPN.com 10 hours agoFOXBOROUGH, 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…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 11 hours agoNew England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said Tuesday that he's "moving on" after the surprising trade of offensive lineman Logan Mankins last week.Upvote Share Tweet
What Makes The Patriots Offense So Difficult For Wide Receivers?boston.com 12 hours agoWe 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.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 13 hours agoDoes 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Reiss' P.A.T.: Summertime ImpactSep 2ESPN 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.
McCourty, Pats Ready For Season OpenerSep 2Patriots safety Devin McCourty joins "SportsCenter" and discusses New England trading Logan Mankins and preparing for the season opener against the Dolphins.
Predicting 2014 NFL award winnersSep 1The "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.
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has no setbacks, is focused on MiamiSep 1New 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.
FIBA Basketball World Cup -- Derrick Rose to play in Team USA's next 2 gam…Sep 2In the latest significant step of his comeback, Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is on course to complete a three games-in-three nights test by week's end.
Peyton Manning, Are You Driven by the Nightmarish Super Bowl, or Have You …Sep 2.
NFL VP of Officiating Dean Blandino, How are Penalties Going to be Called …Sep 2.
Trying to Put the Instant Back in ReplaySep 1NEW YORK — In the Art McNally Game Day Central room inside the NFL offices on Park Avenue in midtown Manhattan, I learned over the weekend just how the new replay review system will work, ushered through the process by NFL vice president of officiating …