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Bears Vs Patriots: 3 Players To Watch

Bears Vs Patriots: 3 Players To Watch

patriotsgab.com Updated 5 hours ago
Bear season has begun! Bear season is officially 4 days away from opening up and the Patriots are ready to take aim at home. The Bears are coming off a bad loss to the Miami Dolphins in Chicago and the Pats are coming off a nice break after beating the …
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  • Darrelle Revis tardy excuse kept him out of practice

    Darrelle Revis tardy excuse kept him out of practice

    Darrelle Revis.(Photo By: Charles Krupa) Patriots number one corner Darrelle Revis overslept Tuesday morning but was told to stay home instead of showing up late. Whoops. He was back at practice today, but was nowhere to be seen yesterday after his long…
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  • The Patriots favored over the incoming Bear invasion

    The Patriots favored over the incoming Bear invasion

    patriotsgab.com 6 hours ago
    The Patriots are a 6 point favorite over the visiting Bears this weekend. Here’s the full odds for week 8! Monday Night Football Odds
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  • Three Things We Learned From the Celtics' 100-86 Win Over the N…

    Three Things We Learned From the Celtics' 100-86 Win Over the Nets

    boston.com 7 hours ago
    The Celtics wrapped up their preseason slate on a positive note Wednesday night, handily defeating the Brooklyn Nets 100-86 in a rematch from Sunday.
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  • Trestman: Bears' locker-room rift behind them

    Trestman: Bears' locker-room rift behind them

    ESPN.com 10 hours ago
    Bears coach Marc Trestman said Wednesday his team has moved past the loss to the Dolphins and Brandon Marshall's subsequent locker room rant, and placed the focus where it matters most: preparation for Sunday's road matchup against the Patriots.
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  • Injury report: Chandler Jones lone Patriot who doesn't practice

    Injury report: Chandler Jones lone Patriot who doesn't practice

    ESPN.com 13 hours ago
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots' injury report confirmed that defensive end Chandler Jones has a hip injury. According to earlier reports, Jones will be out for a month. Jones did not participate in practice Wednesday. As Jones is expected…
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  • Quinton Coples expects bigger role Sunday

    Quinton Coples expects bigger role Sunday

    ESPN.com 13 hours ago
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- New York Jets linebacker Quinton Coples did not start for the first time this season last week against the New England Patriots and played only 19 snaps -- less than half as many as his replacement, Jason Babin (40). But Coples exp…
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  • Rookie Zach Moore could be 'next man up' on defensive line

    Rookie Zach Moore could be 'next man up' on defensive line

    ESPN.com 13 hours ago
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The mantra in the New England Patriots' locker room is "next man up." With defensive end Chandler Jones reportedly sidelined for one month with a hip injury, that "next man up" could be rookie Zach Moore. "Y…
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  • Jets injury report: Trevor Reilly sits, six limited

    Jets injury report: Trevor Reilly sits, six limited

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Trevor Reilly is the only New York Jet who did not practice Wednesday, per coach Rex Ryan. The rookie linebacker from Utah has a knee injury, which also forced him to miss the Jets' game against the New England Patriots last Thursd…
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  • Twitter heat map shows nationwide distribution of every NFL tea…

    Twitter heat map shows nationwide distribution of every NFL team's followers

    yahoo.com 15 hours ago
    If you've traveled around this great country of ours and thought, "Man, there are Cowboys and Patriots fans everywhere," guess what: you're absolutely right. One of the more fascinating and borderline sinister aspects of social media is the wa…
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  • Paul Pierce Says Player Movement Is “A Great Thing For Our Leag…

    Paul Pierce Says Player Movement Is “A Great Thing For Our League” (Video)

    dimemag.com 15 hours ago
    We still haven’t grown accustomed to seeing Paul Pierce in a Washington Wizards uniform. According to the Boston Celtics’ legend and former Brooklyn Net, though, watching star players don different jerseys is something with which we’ll be forced to beco…
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  • Brett Favre: Austin Davis can be “next Tom Brady or Kurt Warner…

    Brett Favre: Austin Davis can be “next Tom Brady or Kurt Warner”

    The most accomplished Southern Mississippi quarterback in NFL history is a fan of the only current Golden Eagle quarterback in the NFL. Brett Favre likes what he’s seen from Rams quarterback Austin Davis, the only other alum of the school to start more …
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  • Three of a Kind? Looking Back At the Patriots’ Recent Deadline …

    Three of a Kind? Looking Back At the Patriots’ Recent Deadline Deals

    boston.com 16 hours ago
    Looking back at the 2012 and 2013 seasons, Patriots fans have seen both sides of the coin: one becoming a coup for the Pats, the other proving to be a flop.
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  • Quick hits from Tom Brady

    Quick hits from Tom Brady

    ESPN.com boston.com 16 hours ago
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Leftovers from Tom Brady's news conference on Wednesday: Faith in Vereen. After the Patriots lost running back Stevan Ridley to a season-ending injury, the team needed someone to fill his role. While Shane Vereen doesn’t bring the s…
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  • Tom Brady’s new UGG Commercial “Down Time”

    Tom Brady’s new UGG Commercial “Down Time”

    patriotsgab.com 17 hours ago
    Tom Brady with his dog Lua in the new UGG Australia commercial.(Photo From UGG Australia) UGG Australia’s new fall commercial features Tom Brady and his dog Lua called “Down Time”. “Down Time” explores Tom’s life off the field. It focuses on how importa…
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  • Darrelle Revis returns to Patriots practice

    Darrelle Revis returns to Patriots practice

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis returned to practice Wednesday after missing Tuesday's practice for an unknown reason. The lone player missing from practice Wednesday was defensive end Chandler Jones. Jones, who also …
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  • Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first …

    Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first point

    thehockeynews.com 18 hours ago
    In 50 years, there will be three separate sets of grandkids hearing tell of Tuesday night’s NHL action. The reason being for rookies Jonathan Drouin, Adam Lowry, and Seth Griffith, it was the night they registered their first NHL point. The Bruins’ Grif…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Will the Oilers shop Eberle or Yakupov?

    Rumor Roundup: Will the Oilers shop Eberle or Yakupov?

    thehockeynews.com 20 hours ago
    Though the Edmonton Oilers finally won their first game of the season, their early-season struggles continue to generate trade speculation. Hockey Night in Canada’s Don Cherry told Sportsnet 590 he thinks the Oilers must trade one of their good young pl…
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  • Blocked field goal earns Chris Jones AFC special teams honors

    Blocked field goal earns Chris Jones AFC special teams honors

    profootballtalk.com 20 hours ago
    Usually the special teams awards go to kickers or return men. But this week’s AFC special teams player of the week doesn’t run fast or hit the ball with his feet. Patriots defensive tackle Chris Jones won the weekly award for his game-saving blocked fie…
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  • Wednesday morning one-liners

    Wednesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 24 hours ago
    When given enough time to pass, QB Kyle Orton has looked good for the Bills. Dolphins DE Dion Jordan said fans “should be confident I’m drug-free. I’m very confident.” For the Patriots’ defensive backs, covering Bears WRs Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jef…
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  • Video - Reiss' P.A.T: Powerful QBs Ahead 04:17

    Reiss' P.A.T: Powerful QBs Ahead

    Oct 22
    ESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss previews Sunday's matchup against the Chicago Bears, discusses Darrelle Revis' performance with New England, and sits down with wide receiver Brandon LaFell.
  • Video - Weighing Hypothetical Tom Brady Deal 03:08

    Weighing Hypothetical Tom Brady Deal

    Oct 22
    Mark Schlereth breaks down the hypothetical trade deadline deal, in which the New England Patriots would trade QB Tom Brady for Texans WR Andre Johnson and Houston's 2015 first-round draft pick.
  • Video - New England Patriots cornerback Darelle Revis sent home Tuesday for being late to meeting 01:09

    New England Patriots cornerback Darelle Revis sent home Tuesday for being late to meeting

    Oct 22
    New England Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis was sent home from practice on Tuesday after being late to a meeting.
  • Video - Schlereth's Impression Of Davis 02:18

    Schlereth's Impression Of Davis

    Oct 22
    Mark Schlereth gives his take on Austin Davis in light of Brett Favre calling Davis the "next Brady, Warner."

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    Oct 22
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    Oct 21
    John Clayton's mailbag: Trading for a big-name receiver, such as Percy Harvin, comes with a risk.
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    Oct 21
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    Oct 21
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