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FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The biggest distraction and arguably the biggest letdown in franchise history signed with their divisional rival on Monday afternoon and the New York Jets produced a collective shrug. Yes, Tim Tebow overshadowed the franchise much oShare Tweet
Your browser does not support iframes.It was certainly one of the most interesting plays of the 2012 AFC Championship game. With 26 seconds left in the first half, the New England Patriots had a 10-7 lead over the Baltimore Ravens, and the ball at the R…Share TweetThe Patriots continue to search for talent at wide receiver, and held a private workout for former Colts receiver Austin Collie before Tuesday's minicamp practice, a league source told the Globe.Share Tweet
Watch: Welcome to TebowmaniaThe Globe's Shalise Manza Young and Zuri Berry review the first Patriots minicamp practice, which featured the introduction of new quarterback Tim Tebow.Share TweetThe Jaguars continue to provide a good home for stray former Patriots. According to a tweet from his agent, former Patriots quarterback Mike Kafka was claimed off waivers by the Jags. That’s four players making that trek in the last month, along with deShare TweetThe Patriots' first mandatory practice of minicamp was an uneventful one for third-year linebacker Brandon Spikes, who participated in just a handful of drills after having been the lone no-show for voluntary workouts. However, his session with the medi…Share Tweet
The Patriots' Wicked Signingnytimes.com Jun 11, 2013The Patriots must be giddy thinking about ways to torture the rival Jets with Tim Tebow, according to William C. Rhoden.Share Tweet
Gaffney not at Pats minicamp, despite report he isApparently, there’s a player at the Patriots’ minicamp who looks a lot like receiver Jabar Gaffney. Ben Volin of the Boston Globe reports Gaffney is present at the minicamp. A source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT that Gaffney isn’t. TheShare Tweet
Memo to Patriots: Avoid Wildcat packageESPN.com Jun 11, 2013Don't do it, New England Patriots! Do not even think about adding a Wildcat package to last year's top-rated offense after signing popular quarterback Tim Tebow. In fact, any offensive formation that involves taking future Hall of Fame quarterback Tom B…Share TweetThe Bills website shares a video of QB E.J. Manuel’s pre-Orange Bowl speech to his Florida State teammates. WR Brandon Gibson is working to be a good fit in the slot for the Dolphins. In coach Bill Belichick do Patriots fans put their trust. Jets DT DamShare Tweet
Tebow greeted with typical New England stoicism, or notYeah, today’s going to be a bit of a circus. But maybe the elements, if not Bill Belichick, will dampen the mood. The locals were greeted for Tim Tebow’s first day at work with the Patriots with the cover of the Boston Herald, which featured a kneelinShare Tweet
Wes Welker: Tom Brady was upset when Patriots let me sign with DenverFormer Patriots receiver Wes Welker feels “like I can be myself a little more” with the Broncos, and acknowledged what has long been assumed: that Tom Brady was not happy when his good friend and favorite on-field target was allowed to leave New EnglaShare Tweet
The Tebow ProjectJun 11Tedy Bruschi and Damien Woody discuss New England's acquisition of Tim Tebow and how the Patriots plan to develop Tebow for the future.
Patriots Sign Tim TebowJun 11Trey Wingo and Tim Hasselbeck report from Foxboro Stadium to weigh in on the Patriots' signing of QB Tim Tebow.
Belichick Comments On TebowJun 11Patriots coach Bill Belichick talks about bringing in Tim Tebow to help the Patriots try to get better.
Tebow Honored To Play For BelichickJun 11Tim Tebow said he was thankful for the opportunity to play for the Patriots and honored to play for Bill Belichick.