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Patriots can no longer count on Gronkowski

Patriots can no longer count on Gronkowski

Memo to tight end Aaron Hernandez: You are now the top receiving option for quarterback Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. Memo to receiver Danny Amendola: It's time to finally stay healthy for 16 games and put up Wes Welker-type numbers. Memo to t…
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  • Patriots release their Preseason Schedule

    Patriots release their Preseason Schedule

    patriotsgab.com Apr 7, 2013
    The New England Patriots have released their 2013 Preseason Schedule:
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  • Seahawks working out Matt Leinart, Brady Quinn and other quarte…

    Seahawks working out Matt Leinart, Brady Quinn and other quarterbacks

    profootballtalk.com Apr 7, 2013
    There haven’t been too many highlights for quarterback Matt Leinart since he played for Pete Carroll at USC, which might explain why Leinart is interested in seeing if he can reunite with his college coach. Mike Garafolo of USA Today reports that Leinar
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Apr 7, 2013
    QB Geno Smith is a popular pick for the Bills in mock drafts. Explaining what it means that the Dolphins draft horizontally. Patriots WR Donald Jones has a fan in former teammate Stevie Johnson. Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com senses quiet before the Dar…
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  • Patriots likely to draft a wide receiver

    Patriots likely to draft a wide receiver

    profootballtalk.com Apr 7, 2013
    Five wide receivers caught passes for New England last season. None of them are currently under contract to the Patriots. So while the Patriots have added one wide receiver, Danny Amendola, who will likely be a starter this season, it’s probably safe to
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  • Video - Gronkowski's season in trouble? 01:07

    Gronkowski's season in trouble?

    Apr 7
    Get caught up on the latest NFL news, including Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski's medical complications stemming from surgery on his broken forearm.
  • Video - Concern For Rob Gronkowski 00:49

    Concern For Rob Gronkowski

    Apr 7
    John Clayton discusses Rob Gronkowski's battle with infection in his surgically repaired left forearm.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL mailbag - Oakland Raiders face costly commitment

    Apr 7
    The Raiders are out of cap purgatory, but having too much space could be costly in the long run, writes John Clayton.