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Blount praises Belichick as “100 percent honest”

Blount praises Belichick as “100 percent honest”

profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Updated 1 hour ago
As he starts his second stint with the Patriots, running back LeGarrette Blount says he’s glad to be back with a coach he trusts. Blount, who had well-publicized problems getting along with coaches in prior stops during his career, said after getting cu…
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  • Red Sox reportedly offer Sandoval five-year deal

    Red Sox reportedly offer Sandoval five-year deal

    MLB.com 1 hour ago
    The Red Sox could have the lead in the bidding for free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, with The Boston Globe reporting on Saturday that the club's five-year, $95 million offer may give it the edge over the Giants and Padres. The club has not commen…
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  • Report: Red Sox offer Sandoval 5 for $95M

    Report: Red Sox offer Sandoval 5 for $95M

    ESPN.com 10 hours ago
    The Boston Red Sox have offered free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval a five-year, $95 million contract, the Boston Globe reported Friday night.
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  • The Only Thing You Need To Know About the Celtics' Loss to the …

    The Only Thing You Need To Know About the Celtics' Loss to the Grizzlies

    boston.com ESPN.com nba.com 13 hours ago
    The Celtics' defensive issues worsened in Friday night's loss against the Memphis Grizzlies.
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  • Dennis Seidenberg beats Sergei Bobrovsky from center ice

    Dennis Seidenberg beats Sergei Bobrovsky from center ice

    thehockeynews.com 13 hours ago
    It used to be that every time the now-retired Detroit Red Wing Nicklas Lidstrom wound up from center ice, looking like he was about to dump the puck in, that opposition goaltenders had to be on watch. More than once he had beaten goaltenders from that s…
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  • Blizzards and boxing: postponed games throughout the NHL’s hist…

    Blizzards and boxing: postponed games throughout the NHL’s history

    thehockeynews.com 16 hours ago
    Inclement weather has led to the cancellation of the Buffalo Sabres home contest against the New York Rangers on Friday, turning a four game NHL slate into three. It’s not the first postponement the NHL has had, and it certainly won’t be the last. With …
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  • Injury report: OL Cameron Fleming out vs. Lions

    Injury report: OL Cameron Fleming out vs. Lions

    ESPN.com 19 hours ago
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots rookie offensive lineman Cameron Fleming (ankle/finger) has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Lions. Fleming played a major role in the Patriots’ run game last Sunday against the Colts, as he was used…
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  • Lions trying to pull one of the bigger surprises of Belichick’s…

    Lions trying to pull one of the bigger surprises of Belichick’s tenure

    profootballtalk.com 20 hours ago
    The Patriots are seven-point home favorites Sunday vs. Detroit. That may not sound like a lot of points — just a touchdown and an extra point. But with the Patriots, those seven points can seem like 70. According to Spreadapedia.com, and as noted for “T…
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  • Rob Gronkowski fined $8,268 for bouncer move

    Rob Gronkowski fined $8,268 for bouncer move

    profootballtalk.com 20 hours ago
    Rob Gronkowski is going to have to work a lot of weekends as a bouncer to make up for this one. The league office tells PFT that Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was fined $8,268 for unnecessary roughness during last week’s game against the Colts. The …
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  • Jonas Gray Reportedly Blames Dead Phone Battery For Missing Pra…

    Jonas Gray Reportedly Blames Dead Phone Battery For Missing Practice

    One day you're the hero. Another day you're the oversleeping goat. That's what kind of week it was for new Patriots phenom Jonas Gray.
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  • Colts rule out Dwayne Allen and Gosder Cherilus

    Colts rule out Dwayne Allen and Gosder Cherilus

    profootballtalk.com 22 hours ago
    The Colts will face the Jaguars on Sunday without two players who have caught 13 of the 28 touchdown passes that Andrew Luck has thrown this season. Running back Ahmad Bradshaw won’t play again this season after fracturing his fibula against the Patriot…
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  • Lions know no one man can stop Gronk

    Lions know no one man can stop Gronk

    profootballtalk.com 22 hours ago
    As the Lions prepare to face Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski on Sunday, they know expecting any one player — linebacker, safety or cornerback — to stop him is unrealistic. “It’s a team effort,” Lions free safety Glover Quin said, via Josh Katzenstein …
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  • Holt past concussion, looking ahead to 2015

    Holt past concussion, looking ahead to 2015

    MLB.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    A late-season concussion aside, one of the few bright spots for the Red Sox in 2014 was the play of Brock Holt, who came out of nowhere to contribute all over the diamond. Holt is now concussion-free, and he is going through his offseason as planned.
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Six Bills were listed as limited on the team’s theoretical practice report. DE Dion Jordan has been a versatile piece for the Dolphins since his return from suspension. Patriots DT Vince Wilfork is expecting a tough fight with the Lions. The Jets aren’t…
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  • Revis calls Megatron a man among boys

    Revis calls Megatron a man among boys

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis will do battle with Lions receiver Calvin Johnson on Sunday in one of the league’s premiere individual matchups. Revis says he expects to have a big challenge on his hands. “He’s a man amongst boys out there. You see i…
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  • Patriots Are People, Too: Brian Tyms Wants To Be Green Lantern

    Patriots Are People, Too: Brian Tyms Wants To Be Green Lantern

    boston.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Brian Tyms is a goofy guy who looked up to Randy Moss as a child and wishes he could slap defensive backs away with a giant green hand.
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  • Week 12 N.F.L. Matchups

    Week 12 N.F.L. Matchups

    nytimes.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    This week’s games feature a test for the Cardinals, who have been snubbed by the oddsmakers against the Seahawks despite their superior record.
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  • Video - Khokhlachev's SO Goal Lifts Bruins 00:56

    Khokhlachev's SO Goal Lifts Bruins

    Nov 21
    Alexander Khokhlachev scored the shootout goal that lifted the Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Blue Jackets.
  • Video - Gasol Fuels Grizzlies 01:03

    Gasol Fuels Grizzlies

    Nov 21
    Marc Gasol matched his career high with 32 points in the Grizzlies' 117-100 win over the Celtics.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Detroit Lions vs. New England Patriots 03:40

    'Playbook': Detroit Lions vs. New England Patriots

    Nov 21
    The "Playbook" crew breaks down the Week 12 matchup between the Detroit Lions and New England Patriots.
  • Video - Reiss' P.A.T: Catching Up With Revis 05:03

    Reiss' P.A.T: Catching Up With Revis

    Nov 20
    ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss sits down with cornerback Darrelle Revis, breaks down LeGarrette Blount's return to New England and previews Sunday's matchup against the Detroit Lions.

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