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Pats activate Jermaine Cunningham, waive Ron BraceUpdated Dec 29, 2012 Share Tweet
The Patriots added some depth to several thin areas with a series of roster moves. According to Field Yates of ESPNBoston.com, the Pats activated defensive end Jermaine Cunningham Saturday, after he served a four-game suspension for violating the league…
Seven Patriots voted into the Pro BowlUpdated Dec 29, 2012 Share TweetNew England Patriots have seven of their players voted into the Pro Bowl and deservedly so. The seven voted in were: 1. QB. Tom Brady. 2. NT. Vince Wilfork. 3. WR. Wes Welker. 4. TE. Rob Gronkowski. 5. LB. Jerod Mayo. 6. OL. Logan Mankins. 7. Special Te…Source: patriotsgab.com
33 Bowl Games Ranked As If They Were DishesUpdated Dec 29, 2012 Share TweetThe custom of calling post-season collegiate contests "bowl" games stems from the granddaddy of them all, the Rose Bowl, so-called for the eponymous bowl-shaped stadium. But our first association with the word "bowl" of course is as …Source: deadspin.com
NY Giants coach Tom Coughlin responsible for team's second-half collapseUpdated Dec 29, 2012 Share TweetTom Coughlin and Eli Manning were the best coach-quarterback combination in the NFL coming into the 2012 season. They had won two Super Bowls together the previous five years, twice beating Bill Belichick and Tom Brady, who have been the gold standard o…Source: nydailynews.comShare TweetTom Curran of Comcast SportsNet New England reports that Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is expected to return from his fractured left forearm in Week Seventeen against the Dolphins. Per Curran, Gronkowski will be “suited up” and available for “at
Four immediate offseason storylinesUpdated Dec 29, 2012 Share TweetThere is still one game left to play in the regular season. But as soon as the games end Sunday, the offseason begins and things could move fast and furious for the Buffalo Bills (5-10), Miami Dolphins (7-8) and New York Jets (6-9). While the New Englan…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetPatriots TE Rob Gronkowski (forearm) has increased his practice reps to a normal level. Dolphins LB Karlos Dansby has never made it to the Pro Bowl, and he says he doesn’t care; “I’m about breaking records and reaching milestones. I’m about being