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Woman suing Patriots for $10 million in damages over her husband’s 2010 death at stadium Updated Aug 21, 2013
According to the Springfield (Mass.) Republican, the wife of a deceased Patriots fan is suing the team and NFL for at least $10 million in damages for the death of her husband during a 2010 game at Gillette Stadium.Kimberly Chartier, a native of nearby …
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  • W2W4: Five things we'll be focused on Aug 21, 2013
    DETROIT -- The Patriots visit the Lions on Thursday (7:30 p.m. ET) in the third preseason game for both teams, and the expectation is that most top players will be on the field into the third quarter. Here are some of the main things we will be watching…
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  • Watch: Ben Volin previews Patriots-Lions Aug 21, 2013
    Globe NFL reporter Ben Volin and CineSport's Brian Clark discuss which Patriots need to perform against the Lions and whether the team is concerned about Danny Amendola's injury.
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  • Tebow focused on 'improving,' not Pats' cuts Aug 21, 2013
    As the No. 3 quarterback on the New England Patriots' depth chart, Tim Tebow's roster spot is far from guaranteed. On Tuesday, he deflected a question about whether he was worried about being out of a job with the NFL's cutdown days around the corner.
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  • Wednesday morning one-liners Aug 21, 2013
    The Bills are down to 81 players on their roster after waiving G Keith Williams. Dolphins coach Joe Philbin says DE Olivier Vernon “had a very, very productive camp.” Said Patriots LB Dane Fletcher of spending last season on injured reserve, “I forgot h…
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  • Contenders Need Some Catching Up Aug 21, 2013
    Contenders Need Some Catching Up
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  • Video - Tebow Focused On Improving 02:40

    Tebow Focused On Improving

    Aug 21
    Billy Devaney reacts to Tim Tebow's statement that he is focused on improving but isn't worried about making the team.