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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 Updated 6 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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  • Injury report: OL Cameron Fleming out vs. Lions

    Injury report: OL Cameron Fleming out vs. Lions

    ESPN.com 6 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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  • Rob Gronkowski fined $8,268 for bouncer move

    Rob Gronkowski fined $8,268 for bouncer move

    profootballtalk.com 6 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 8 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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  • LeGarrette Blount: Flustered, excited

    LeGarrette Blount: Flustered, excited

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Running back LeGarrette Blount met with reporters Friday for the first time since signing a two-year contract with the New England Patriots, and said, "As you all can kind of see, I’m kind of flustered and at a loss for words.&…
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  • Lions know no one man can stop Gronk

    Lions know no one man can stop Gronk

    profootballtalk.com 8 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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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 14 hours ago
    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 14 hours ago
    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 15 hours ago
    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 16 hours ago
    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 - '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.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Lions-Patriots 00:52

    Inside Edge: Lions-Patriots

    Nov 20
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Detroit at New England.
  • Video - Patriots Sign LeGarrette Blount 00:43

    Patriots Sign LeGarrette Blount

    Nov 20
    Adam Schefter breaks down LeGarrette Blount's two-year deal with the Patriots.

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