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Brady Not Only Patriot With High-Five Issues

Brady Not Only Patriot With High-Five Issues

boston.com Updated 1 hour ago
Bob Kraft can commiserate with his QB about getting left hanging.
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  • Raiders comeback falls short, Patriots survive a scare

    Raiders comeback falls short, Patriots survive a scare

    The Patriots were the heaviest favorites in the NFL this week. But the Raiders didn’t make it easy today in New England. Although Oakland stormed back and appeared to have scored a game-tying touchdown in the final minute, a penalty wiped that touchdown…
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  • Patriots Fans Revved Up for Football in Foxborough

    Patriots Fans Revved Up for Football in Foxborough

    boston.com 44 minutes ago
    After two weeks of watching their team play on the road, Patriots fans were ready for some football at Gillette Stadium.
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  • Patriots' DT Sealver Siliga injures foot

    Patriots' DT Sealver Siliga injures foot

    ESPN.com 2 hours ago
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots starting defensive tackle Sealver Siliga left Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders with a foot injury in the first quarter. Siliga walked to the locker room under his own power for further tests and has not…
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  • RB Vereen active; WR Dobson inactive

    RB Vereen active; WR Dobson inactive

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Analysis from the New England Patriots' inactive players Sunday against the Raiders: WR Aaron Dobson, CB Alfonzo Dennard, RB James White, S Don Jones, C Ryan Wendell, G Josh Kline and DE Zach Moore. Vereen is active. One question ma…
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  • Tom Brady trolls Oakland Raiders fans with Tuck Rule reminder o…

    Tom Brady trolls Oakland Raiders fans with Tuck Rule reminder on Facebook

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    It has been almost 13 years, but Tom Brady doesn't mind turning back the clock to troll the fans of the team he is facing on Sunday. Brady posted a picture on Facebook of him spiking the ball after his touchdown run in the playoffs following the 2001 se…
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  • Maurice Jones-Drew inactive for Week Three

    Maurice Jones-Drew inactive for Week Three

    profootballtalk.com 5 hours ago
    Raiders tailback Maurice Jones-Drew (hand) is inactive for Sunday’s game at New England, the club said this morning. This marks the second consecutive game Jones-Drew has missed with the injury. Darren McFadden is in line for the bulk of the carries aga…
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  • Welcome to Gillette Stadium

    Welcome to Gillette Stadium

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Welcome to Gillette Stadium, where the New England Patriots host the Oakland Raiders in the home opener (1 p.m. ET): Weather conditions. Temperatures are expected to be in the mid-70s by kickoff with significant humidity. Winds are …
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  • Matt Schaub not with Raiders on Sunday

    Matt Schaub not with Raiders on Sunday

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    If the Raiders need to turn to a quarterback other than Derek Carr on Sunday, it won’t be Matt Schaub. The team announced that Schaub will not be in New England for the game with the Patriots. Ed Werder of ESPN reports that Schaub returned home to be wi…
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 8 hours ago
    Special teams play is one big reason the Bills are 2-0. DE Cameron Wake leads the Dolphins with both words and actions. The Patriots are looking for more from their wide receivers. S Dawan Landry’s experience is needed in the Jets secondary. The Ravens …
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  • Quick-hit thoughts around NFL, Patriots

    Quick-hit thoughts around NFL, Patriots

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    Quick-hit thoughts around the NFL and with the New England Patriots: 1. After Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones turned in arguably the best game in his three-year NFL career last Sunday in Minnesota, the club will continue to explore different ways …
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  • Raiders Vs Patriots Preview

    Raiders Vs Patriots Preview

    Tom Brady leads New England against the Oakland Raiders.(Photo By: Ann Heisenfelt) The Patriots host their season opener today against the Oakland Raiders. The Patriots defense looked good last week against the Vikings, sacking Matt Cassel 6 times and g…
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  • Jones Homers Twice as Orioles Beat Red Sox 7-2

    Jones Homers Twice as Orioles Beat Red Sox 7-2

    nytimes.com 18 hours ago
    Adam Jones hit a pair of two-run homers and the Baltimore Orioles received another steady performance from right-hander Chris Tillman in a 7-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.
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  • Slump buster: Jones belts two homers in rout

    Slump buster: Jones belts two homers in rout

    MLB.com 18 hours ago
    By his lofty standards, Adam Jones has been in a slump. In the third inning against the Red Sox on Saturday, he ended that skid as his two-run homer tied the game. Two innings later, Jones turned a narrow lead into a four-run cushion -- and eventually a…
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  • Pearce scratched from lineup with right wrist soreness

    Pearce scratched from lineup with right wrist soreness

    MLB.com 21 hours ago
    In a precautionary move, the Orioles removed Steve Pearce from the starting lineup with right wrist soreness more than an hour before Saturday's game against the Red Sox.
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  • Papi passes Williams for most 30/100 seasons with Red Sox

    Papi passes Williams for most 30/100 seasons with Red Sox

    MLB.com Sep 20 (yesterday)
    When David Ortiz's 33rd home run of the season soared over the right-field wall at Camden Yards on Friday night, it gave him RBI No. 100, meaning the slugger had achieved yet another milestone.
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  • Video - Actor Mark Wahlberg leaves New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft hanging 00:12

    Actor Mark Wahlberg leaves New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft hanging

    Sep 21
    Mark Wahlberg watches the Patriots game from owner Robert Kraft's box and expects at least a high-5 after a Gronkowski's touchdown. Wahlberg was not on the same page.
  • Video - Jones Homers Twice In O's Win 00:48

    Jones Homers Twice In O's Win

    Sep 20
    Adam Jones hit a pair of two-run home runs in the Orioles' 7-2 win over the Red Sox.
  • Video - Ortiz Powers Red Sox Past O's 00:54

    Ortiz Powers Red Sox Past O's

    Sep 19
    David Ortiz homered twice and drove in three runs in Boston's 5-3 win in Baltimore, reaching 30 home runs and 100 RBIs for an eighth season - the most in Red Sox history.
  • Video - Pirates Sweep Red Sox 01:01

    Pirates Sweep Red Sox

    Sep 18
    Gerrit Cole struck out seven batters over seven innings as the Pirates defeated the Red Sox 3-2.

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