New England Patriots News and Rumors

  • Martellus Bennett has written a children’s book, launching app …

    Martellus Bennett has written a children’s book, launching app to go with it

    profootballtalk.com Updated 10 hours ago
    It probably does not surprise anyone who has followed the exploits of the Black Unicorn over the years to know that he has a fertile imagination. But now, Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett is using it for educational purposes. Via Fitz Tepper of Tech…
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 13 hours ago
    T Marquis Lucas has gone from being homeless to signing with the Bills as an undrafted free agent. The Dolphins announced their training camp schedule as well as increased protection from the elements for fans that come to watch. Patriots TE Rob Gronkow…
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jun 30 (yesterday)
    Bills LB Preston Brown is facing a pivotal season. The Dolphins donated $5 million to a local cancer center. An early projection at the Patriots 53-man roster. His injury hasn’t shaken the Jets’ confidence in K Nick Folk. Ravens LB Zachary Orr has a cha…
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  • Top '15 pick Malcom Brown a good example of Patriots'…

    Top '15 pick Malcom Brown a good example of Patriots' solid scouting at DT

    ESPN.com Jun 30 (yesterday)
    Top '15 pick Malcom Brown a good example of Patriots' solid scouting at DT
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  • With humor, Tom Brady responds to Danny Amendola's pingpon…

    With humor, Tom Brady responds to Danny Amendola's pingpong story

    ESPN.com Jun 29 (2 days ago)
    With humor, Tom Brady responds to Danny Amendola's pingpong story
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  • Wilfork models in Body Issue, wants Brady to contact Gisele

    Wilfork models in Body Issue, wants Brady to contact Gisele

    ESPN.com Jun 29 (2 days ago)
    Wilfork models in Body Issue, wants Brady to contact Gisele
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  • Wednesday morning one-liners

    Wednesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jun 29 (3 days ago)
    Joe Namath says all the Jets on the Super Bowl III-winning team loved their defensive line coach, Buddy Ryan. Bills WR Sammy Watkins might be better off not talking about his injury. Patriots coach Bill Belichick says it was Buddy Ryan’s 46 that drove t…
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  • Danny Amendola feeling “really good” after surgeries

    Danny Amendola feeling “really good” after surgeries

    profootballtalk.com Jun 28 (3 days ago)
    It’s a quiet time around the league right now, which leaves players coming off of injuries with little to do other than make sure that they’re feeling well when it comes time for training camp. Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola is in that group. Ame…
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jun 28 (4 days ago)
    When serving as a Bills assistant gets frustrating, Ed Reed hits golf balls. An attempt to project Dolphins WR Kenny Stills‘ output for the coming season. Patriots WR Julian Edelman will hold a football clinic for women. The Jets will hold six public pr…
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  • Report: Lombardi’s split from Patriots may not have been mutual

    Report: Lombardi’s split from Patriots may not have been mutual

    profootballtalk.com Jun 27 (4 days ago)
    When word first emerged that former Brown G.M. Mike Lombardi no longer is working for the Patriots, it was suggested that the split was mutual. A new report suggests that it may not have been as mutual as initially believed. Ben Volin of the Boston Glob…
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  • Aaron Hernandez friend pleads guilty to accessory charge in Odi…

    Aaron Hernandez friend pleads guilty to accessory charge in Odin Lloyd murder

    profootballtalk.com Jun 27 (4 days ago)
    Former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was found guilty of murdering Odin Lloyd in April 2015 and sentenced to life in prison. One of the friends that helped Hernandez on the June 2013 night he killed Lloyd in Massachusetts is headed behind bars as w…
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  • Dominique Easley hopes Rams will see him a “just a great person…

    Dominique Easley hopes Rams will see him a “just a great person”

    profootballtalk.com Jun 27 (4 days ago)
    Defensive tackle Dominique Easley became a free agent much earlier than expected when the Patriots waived him off their roster two years after drafting him in the first round. Injuries hindered Easley in New England and his departure from the team was f…
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Jun 27 (5 days ago)
    A positive take on the Bills’ offensive plans. More than 1,300 players took part in a Dolphins-hosted 7-on-7 tournament over the weekend. A projection of the Patriots’ 53-man roster. CB Marcus Williams is in line for a bigger role on the Jets defense. D…
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  • Rams cut Wells, Worton

    Rams cut Wells, Worton

    The Rams trimmed their offseason roster by two Friday, waiving linebacker Matthew Wells and wide receiver J.J. Worton. Wells was a sixth-round pick of the Patriots in 2015 and was traded to the Bears during his first training camp. He was waived by the …
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  • Affleck stands by his #Deflategate rant

    Affleck stands by his #Deflategate rant

    After actor and Patriots fan Ben Affleck appeared on HBO’s Any Given Wednesday with a demeanor suggesting that he possibly had ingested a shot of every given liquor, many became keenly interested in learning more about what happened. Officially, there’s…
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    WR Terrell Owens didn’t play for the Bills too long, but was back in Buffalo for a high school graduation Thursday. A look back at when John Bosa played for the Dolphins and was the highest draft pick in his family. The Patriots like cornerbacks who can…
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  • Key #Deflategate ruling could come at any time

    Key #Deflategate ruling could come at any time

    At the outset of draft week, we suggested that, if the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit had a sense of flair, it would issue a ruling in the case arising from Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension, necessarily overshadowing t…
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  • Tom Brady nominated for ESPN’s Best Player

    Tom Brady nominated for ESPN’s Best Player

    Tom Brady nominated for Best NFL Player The Patriots four time Super Bowl Champion QB Tom Brady is up for ESPY’s NFL’s Best Player Award against Cam Newton, JJ Watt, Antonio Brown, and Julio Jones. ESPY’s 2016 will be live on July 13th on ABC at 8:00 pm…
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  • Young camper says 'Go Patriots!' at Steve Smith'…

    Young camper says 'Go Patriots!' at Steve Smith's football camp

    ESPN.com Jun 23
    Young camper says 'Go Patriots!' at Steve Smith's football camp
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  • Lions GM calls keeping Caldwell his “best decision”

    Lions GM calls keeping Caldwell his “best decision”

    First-year Lions general manager Bob Quinn said Tuesday that retaining Lions head coach Jim Caldwell “was probably the easiest and best decision I’ve made” since being hired in January. Quinn left the Patriots to take control of the Lions’ football oper…
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  • Who will finish with more career TDs, Tom Brady or Drew Brees?

    Who will finish with more career TDs, Tom Brady or Drew Brees?

    yahoo.com Jun 21
    I just realized Tom Brady and Drew Brees, who will face each other in the preseason opener this year, both are sitting tied at 428 passing touchdowns currently. That's good for third place all time. The late spring and early summer months are great for …
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  • Tuesday morning one-liners

    Tuesday morning one-liners

    The Bills took their rookies to the zoo. CB Bobby McCain feels more comfortable in the Dolphins defense. WR Chris Hogan’s bid for a role with the Patriots will pick up at training camp. Jets QB Christian Hackenberg wasn’t one of the youngest players on …
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  • Patriots' 53-man roster projection includes tough call on …

    Patriots' 53-man roster projection includes tough call on Aaron Dobson

    ESPN.com Jun 20
    Patriots' 53-man roster projection includes tough call on Aaron Dobson
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  • Saturday one-liners: The son of Ed Reed is a Patriots fan. (Ain…

    Saturday one-liners: The son of Ed Reed is a Patriots fan. (Ain’t th…

    The son of Ed Reed is a Patriots fan. (Ain’t that a kick in the nuts?) Bills coach Rex Ryan and the man with whom he shared a womb shared a bike on Friday. Dolphins CB Ifo Ekpre-Olomu is making major strides in his quest to make it in the NFL. It’s NJ.c…
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  • Video - The Body Issue 2016: Vince Wilfork 01:54

    The Body Issue 2016: Vince Wilfork

    Jun 29
    Vince Wilfork tells us why he is proud of his body as he poses for ESPN The Magazine's 2016 Body Issue.
  • Video - Amendola impressed by Garoppolo 01:58

    Amendola impressed by Garoppolo

    Jun 28
    Danny Amendola isn't worried if Jimmy Garoppolo has to start in Tom Brady's place, and shares what makes Bill Belichick and Tom Brady special.
  • Video - Is Goodell just a glorified fall guy? 01:48

    Is Goodell just a glorified fall guy?

    Jun 28
    The First Take crew debates the merits of Roger Goodell's power in the NFL. Is it telling of his status when Cowboys owner Jerry Jones surpasses him on USA Today Sports' list of the NFL's 100 most important people?
  • Video - Cam Newton more important than Tom Brady? 01:59

    Cam Newton more important than Tom Brady?

    Jun 28
    The First Take crew discuss the USA Today Sports list of top 100 people in the NFL. Cam Newton's third place spot raises the question, has Cam Newton's influence eclipsed Tom Brady (10th)?