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Photo: Johnny Manziel and Rob Gronkowski

Photo: Johnny Manziel and Rob Gronkowski

patriotsgab.com deadspin.com Updated Feb 6, 2013
The most odd thing about the picture featuring Heisman winner QB of Texas A&M, Johnny Manziel and New England Patriots, record breaking, tight end, Rob Gronkowski, is neither of them were drinking or shirtless in the picture. Manziel is becoming notorio
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  • For Patriots offseason, Vollmer should come first

    For Patriots offseason, Vollmer should come first

    boston.com Feb 6, 2013
    The Patriots have 18 free agents and five draft picks, making this offseason an opportunity to either reshape the underbelly of the team's roster or provide some continuity with the players in place.
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  • Wednesday morning one-liners

    Wednesday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Feb 6, 2013
    After he was voted down again the Hall of Fame candidacy of former Bills WR Andre Reed remains a hot topic in Buffalo. The Dolphins took a big step toward getting their new stadium. Although they fell short of the Super Bowl, the Patriots may have been …
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  • Why the Patriots actually improved in 2012

    Why the Patriots actually improved in 2012

    boston.com Feb 6, 2013
    At first glance, it appears the Patriots took a step back from 2011. They watched Super Bowl XLVII instead of playing in it. They went 12-4 instead of 13-3. But looking at the 2012 season in its totality, the conclusion here is that, indeed, New England…
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  • Top Five Moments of the Patriots 2012 season: Number 4. Rob Nin…

    Top Five Moments of the Patriots 2012 season: Number 4. Rob Ninkovich strip-sack of Mark Sanchez

    patriotsgab.com Feb 6, 2013
    The first meeting of the 2012 season between the Jets and Patriots was one for the ages. It was a classic game between the two hated rivals, that came down to very end. The very sweet, sweet end. The Patriots blew a ten point lead in the 4th, but kicked…
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  • NFL mailbag - Recovery drugs might be worth a look

    Feb 6
    The NFL might be able do more when it comes to helping players recover from injury. Plus, answers to reader questions.