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Michael Jenkins played with the Minnesota Vikings last season, catching 40 passes for 449 yards and two touchdowns. Jenkins is 30 years old, 6’4 and 214 pounds. He is great against zone coverages, and uses his size to beat man coverage. Last year the ViUpvote Share Tweet
The New England Patriots will have Marcus Lattimore in for a visit before April’s draft. This offseason, the Patriots have taking an interest in South Carolina’s RB Marcus Lattimore. They visit with the RB during the NFL Combine this year, and now theUpvote Share TweetThe first day of the Patriots’ offseason program is April 15. The team will hold voluntary organized team activities May 20-21, May 23, May 28-30, June 3-4, and June 6-7. The Patriots will have mandatory minicamp June 11-13.Upvote Share TweetNew England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski said that he would be accepting of a gay teammate.Upvote Share Tweet
Ainge: Two weeks' rest sufficient for GarnettBoston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge said Thursday that Kevin Garnett is still dealing with the inflammation in his left foot, but that the original estimated two-week absence should be "more than sufficient time" for …Upvote Share TweetThe Patriots have announced their offseason workout and minicamp dates, which dot the calendar from April to June.Upvote Share Tweet
Did Patriots close door on Brandon Lloyd?The New England Patriots added another wide receiver to the mix by signing 10-year veteran Michael Jenkins, ESPNBoston.com reports. He is 6-foot-4, 214 pounds and provides a big target on the outside for New England quarterback Tom Brady. Jenkins spent …Upvote Share TweetThe official numbers are for the deal signed by Patriots tackle Sebastian Vollmer. Per a source with knowledge of the contract, the base value over four years is $16.75 million, but millions more are tied to playing time and performance. The deal includ…Upvote Share Tweet
Patriots 2012 Season Best moment Number One: Sanchez’s Butt FumbleThe Patriots and the Jets faced off against each other last season on Thanksgiving night, and you couldn’t ask for a better game to watch as a Patriots fan on Thanksgiving. The Patriots scored 3 Touchdowns in 53 seconds in the 2nd quarter and the infamoUpvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Mar 28, 2013Bobby Valentine, the former Mets and Red Sox manager, will be a pre- and post-game analyst on SNY this season.Upvote Share Tweet
Jets fans taunt their own players after the first half vs Patriots on ThanksgivingThis video is wicked good! My favorite is the heckling of all the players except Tebow. When Tebow walks by it is a “Tebow Save us” and then right after that Sanchez walks by hearing the Tebow love and then hearing the lashing at him. Epic good. EnjoyUpvote Share Tweet
Throw Back Thursday: Gillette Stadium and Tom Brady appears on Family GuyJanuary 29th, 2006 was the first apperence by Gillette Stadium and QB Tom Brady on the hit show “Family Guy”.Upvote Share Tweet
AFC East quarterback allocationQuarterback is undoubtedly the most important position in the NFL. Teams are made and lost based on the success of their offensive leaders. We’ve seen that difference over and over again in the AFC East with Tom Brady, who kept the New England PatriotsUpvote Share TweetHere's a wonderful picture of Jeff Green, moments after sinking a game-winning layup at the end of last night's Cavs-Celtics game, giving a big hug to Dr. Lars Svensson. Dr. Svensson is the man who performed open heart surgery on Green to fix an aortic …Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Mar 28, 2013Free agent TE Fred Davis said he was impressed by new Bills coach Doug Marrone. Logo leak looms large over locking up lineman Lance Louis (Today’s one-liners are brought to you by the letter L). The Patriots still need to shed some light on their defensUpvote Share Tweet
Scouting the draft: Baylor WR Terrance WilliamsA look at the Baylor senior, who projects as a boundary wide receiver in the NFL.Upvote Share TweetRob Gronkowski, an in-studio guest at ESPN on Wednesday, gave an update on his rehabilitation progress, and also addressed criticism stemming from his shirtless wrestling at a Las Vegas nightclub last month.Upvote Share Tweet
Patriots have been able to keep some key playersThe Patriots are not historically among the big spenders in the early days of NFL free agency, and that held true again this year. Since losing out on defensive tackle Desmond Bryant, the Patriots have been signing the second-tier players they typically…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Cold Hard FactsMar 28Better NFL career: Manti Te'o or Matt Barkley? Can Tyrann Mathieu make it in the NFL? Will Rob Gronkowski's antics off the field affect his play? Darren Woodson gives his take.
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