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Belichick will hold a press conference tomorrow

Belichick will hold a press conference tomorrow

Catch Patriots headcoach Bill Belichick on NFL Network, and ESPN at 10:45 a.m. I’m certain Belichick will get pounded with Tebow questions and he will answer them in Belichick fashion, but should be interesting. Here is the schedule for the Patriots tom
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  • Pats could get involved in chase for Ahmad Bradshaw

    Pats could get involved in chase for Ahmad Bradshaw

    profootballtalk.com Jun 10, 2013
    As the Colts continue to negotiate with running back Ahmad Bradshaw, the former Giants running back has a fallback plan. If it doesn’t work out in Indy, a source with knowledge of the situation says he’ll possibly take a visit to the Patriots. The Pat
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  • Tempers flare after Lackey drills Joyce in back

    Tempers flare after Lackey drills Joyce in back

    MLB.com Jun 10, 2013
    As far as everyone in the Rays' clubhouse was concerned, there was little room for doubt about what happened in the sixth inning of the Red Sox's 14-inning, 10-8 win at Tropicana Field on Monday night.
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  • Allen finds joy in Miami run at the expense of legacy

    Allen finds joy in Miami run at the expense of legacy

    CNNSI.com Jun 10, 2013
    Ray Allen left Boston to pursue a ring in Miami. But in finding a joy that eluded him elsewhere, the future Hall of Famer may pay with his legacy, writes Michael Rosenberg.
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  • The Rays' Alex Cobb Is Having His Twitter Hacked During A Bad S…

    The Rays' Alex Cobb Is Having His Twitter Hacked During A Bad Start

    deadspin.com Jun 10, 2013
    So it's a bad day when you give up six runs to the Red Sox in the first inning. It's a bad day, too, when your Twitter gets hacked. Both of those things are happening to Rays pitcher Alex Cobb right now! Don't click on this link.Read more...
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  • Red Sox activate Middlebrooks, keep Iglesias

    Red Sox activate Middlebrooks, keep Iglesias

    ESPN.com MLB.com Jun 10, 2013
    The Boston Red Sox's roster underwent a significant change Monday that went beyond third baseman Will Middlebrooks being activated from the disabled list.
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  • Patriots release Kafka after signing him in January

    Patriots release Kafka after signing him in January

    CNNSI.com Jun 10, 2013
    Patriots release Kafka after signing him in January
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  • Rajon Rondo talks Doc Rivers, Connect Four, algebra and more

    Rajon Rondo talks Doc Rivers, Connect Four, algebra and more

    By Baxter Holmes, Globe Staff brightcove.createExperiences(); Celtics All-Star point guard has kept himself busy during this offseason, whether appearing on E! Fashion Police with Joan Rivers, reading mean tweets about himself on Jimmy Kimmel Live! or h…
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  • Lucky fan at Boston’s Fenway Park catches two home runs in same…

    Lucky fan at Boston’s Fenway Park catches two home runs in same game

    yahoo.com Jun 10, 2013
    The guy in the light blue shirt goes where Mike Trout cannot reach. A fan wearing a Boston Red Sox cap caught two home-run balls hit to the center-field bleachers at Fenway Park on Sunday. Two! Catching one homer in a lifetime might be somebody's dream,…
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  • Brandon Spikes reports for Patriots minicamp

    Brandon Spikes reports for Patriots minicamp

    By Shalise Manza Young, Globe Staff As expected, enigmatic linebacker Brandon Spikes reported to Gillette Stadium on Monday in advance of New England's mandatory minicamp, according to a league source. Spikes did not take part in the offseason workout p…
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  • Are the Patriots too uptight?

    Are the Patriots too uptight?

    ESPN.com Jun 10, 2013
    For a team as consistently successful as the New England Patriots, you would think most players would leave the organization with glowing reviews. But that's often not the case in New England. Many notable former Patriots are disgruntled for one reason …
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  • Welker says he can be himself with Broncos

    Welker says he can be himself with Broncos

    Wes Welker told Yahoo! Sports in a story posted Sunday that he feels like he can finally be himself after leaving the New England Patriots to sign with the Denver Broncos.
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  • Gronkowski shaves head for cancer research

    Gronkowski shaves head for cancer research

    profootballtalk.com Jun 10, 2013
    This has been a frustrating and lingering offseason for Rob Gronkowski, from a medical standpoint. But the Patriots tight end also knows others have it much worse, and was glad to lend his name (and his hair) to a good cause. Gronkowski shaved his head …
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jun 10, 2013
    Bills WR Robert Woods makes his first appearance on a football card. Former Dolphins coach Don Shula lands in the third spot in ESPN.com’s list of the greatest coaches in NFL history. Analytics helped land CB Logan Ryan a spot with the Patriots. Jets RB
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  • Video - Crazy Night In Tampa 01:41

    Crazy Night In Tampa

    Jun 10
    Rick Sutcliffe, Aaron Boone and Dave O'Brien break down the Red Sox's win over the Rays, which took only 14 innings.
  • Video - Rays Employee Shares Evan Longoria Walk-Off Memory 00:37

    Rays Employee Shares Evan Longoria Walk-Off Memory

    Jun 10
    Tropicana Field Barternder Mark Lofgren talks about Longoria's unforgettable homer to send the Rays to the playoffs in game 162 of the 2011 season.
  • Video - Tim Tebow a good fit in New England? 05:38

    Tim Tebow a good fit in New England?

    Jun 10
    NFL.com's Albert Breer has the latest on how quarterback Tim Tebow will fit in with the New England Patriots.
  • Video - Can Bill Belichick resurrect Tim Tebow's career? 03:33

    Can Bill Belichick resurrect Tim Tebow's career?

    Jun 10
    Tim Tebow heads to New England where he'll be coached by Bill Belichick. Darren Sharper and Heath Evans debate whether Belichick can save Tebow's career.

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  • Sources -- Lionel Hollins, Memphis Grizzlies parting ways

    Jun 10
    The Memphis Grizzlies have definitvely decided not to offer coach Lionel Hollins a new contract, according to sources close to the process.
  • Lionel Hollins, Memphis Grizzlies parting ways

    Jun 10
    The Memphis Grizzlies have definitively decided not to offer coach Lionel Hollins a new contract.
  • Pistons hire OKC assistant Cheeks as coach

    Jun 10
    Maurice Cheeks on Monday formally agreed to take over as coach of the the Detroit Pistons, sources close to the process told ESPN.com.
  • Sources -- Maurice Cheeks, Detroit Pistons agree on contract

    Jun 10
    Maurice Cheeks on Monday formally agreed to take over as coach of the the Detroit Pistons, sources close to the process told ESPN.com.