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SB Nation: Brady deal ends Mallett era before it began

SB Nation: Brady deal ends Mallett era before it began

CNNSI.com Updated Feb 28, 2013
SB Nation: Brady deal ends Mallett era before it began
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  • Patriots and the cap

    Patriots and the cap

    boston.com Feb 28, 2013
    Patriots have about $25 million in cap space, which should be in the top 10 in the league.
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  • Ravens’ Suggs: Everybody hates the Patriots

    Ravens’ Suggs: Everybody hates the Patriots

    boston.com Feb 28, 2013
    Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs has not changed his feelings about the Patriots. Not one bit. Suggs “guarantees the other 31 teams hate the New England Patriots,’’ he said on WEEI Wednesday.
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  • Patriots should rule out RB Steven Jackson

    Patriots should rule out RB Steven Jackson

    ESPN.com Feb 28, 2013
    When reports recently surfaced that St. Louis Rams tailback and former Pro Bowler Steven Jackson will void his contract and become a free agent, the New England Patriots were one of the first teams mentioned as a possible landing spot. Patriots head coa…
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  • Patriots will offer 5 million for Ed Reed

    Patriots will offer 5 million for Ed Reed

    patriotsgab.com Feb 28, 2013
    It is being reported that the Patriots will try to lock up Ed Reed with an offer of 5 million a season. I have always thought the team that offers the safety a two year deal with a decent amount of money will land him, and New England seems like they wi…
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  • Banks: New England Patriots 2013 Offseason Preview

    Banks: New England Patriots 2013 Offseason Preview

    CNNSI.com Feb 28, 2013
    Forget a dynasty, but the Pats' window is still open. And after re-working Tom Brady's deal, they're in a very strong position to chase another championship, Don Banks writes.
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  • NFL - Patriots' dynasty is in decline

    NFL - Patriots' dynasty is in decline

    ESPN.com Feb 28, 2013
    Tom Brady's restructured deal confirms that New England's dynasty is in its final years.
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Feb 28, 2013
    The Bills will clear about $5 million worth of salary cap room with DE Chris Kelsay’s retirement. The Dolphins have let some local products slip under their noses in past years, and FIU’s John Cyprien could be next. The Patriots are hoping the Alex Sm
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  • Brady Quinn could join the Jets

    Brady Quinn could join the Jets

    profootballtalk.com Feb 28, 2013
    So how do the cap-strapped Jets fill out their quarterback depth chart when one of them will make $8.25 million this year, whether he’s on the team or not? Enter Brady Quinn.  (I think I just heard the bowels of every Jets fan simultaneously release.)
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  • Video - Who Is More Hated - Patriots Or Cowboys? 06:09

    Who Is More Hated - Patriots Or Cowboys?

    Feb 28
    Jemele Hill and Skip Bayless debate who is the most hated NFL team.

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  • Don Banks: New England Patriots 2013 Offseason Preview

    Feb 28
    SI.com is laying out offseason road maps for all 32 teams as they start their journey for the Lombardi Trophy -- two teams per day, from the teams that need the most work to contend in 2013 to the ones that are in pretty good shape. See them all.
  • Jim Trotter: San Francisco 49ers 2013 Offseason Preview

    Feb 28
    SI.com is laying out offseason road maps for all 32 teams as they start their journey for the Lombardi Trophy -- two teams per day, from the teams that need the most work to contend in 2013 to the ones that are in pretty good shape. See them all.
  • NFL - Patriots' dynasty is in decline

    Feb 28
    Tom Brady's restructured deal confirms that New England's dynasty is in its final years.