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Following up on Danny Amendola

Following up on Danny Amendola

ESPN.com boston.com profootballtalk.com Updated Sep 25, 2013
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – As reporters entered the New England Patriots' locker room around 12:45 p.m. on Wednesday, receiver Danny Amendola emerged and made his way toward his locker. He was one of the only players in the locker room at the time, his presenc…
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  • Watch: Patriots begin preparing for Falcons

    Watch: Patriots begin preparing for Falcons

    boston.com Sep 25, 2013
    Zuri Berry reports from Gillette Stadium, where the Patriots are preparing for their Sunday night game at Atlanta. Danny Amendola and Rob Gronkowski each discussed their status.
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  • Patriots Vs Falcons: 3 players to watch for

    Patriots Vs Falcons: 3 players to watch for

    The New England Patriots are traveling to Hotlanta to take on the Falcons in the group’s first Sunday Night Football game of the 2013 season. The Patriots are 3 – 0 while the Falcons are 1 – 2 but throw the records out the window in this matchup. 3 play…
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  • Wilfork, Mayo, Arrington added to injury report

    Wilfork, Mayo, Arrington added to injury report

    boston.com Sep 25, 2013
    By Michael Whitmer, Globe Staff FOXBOROUGH -- Three members of the Patriots defense -- Vince Wilfork, Jerod Mayo, and Kyle Arrington -- were added...
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  • Gronk's progress includes going from 'skinny' to 'jacked'

    Gronk's progress includes going from 'skinny' to 'jacked'

    boston.com deadspin.com Sep 25, 2013
    The recovering tight end didn't say when he'll return to game play, but entertained with a few one-liners.
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  • Brady takes responsibility for red zone woes

    Brady takes responsibility for red zone woes

    boston.com Sep 25, 2013
    Despite putting up 23 points against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, the Patriots are last in one critical offensive category.
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  • Nickname games: Matty Ice vs. TB12

    Nickname games: Matty Ice vs. TB12

    ESPN.com Sep 25, 2013
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- When Patriots quarterback Tom Brady arrived at the podium for his weekly Wednesday news conference, and asked which reporter wanted to start the proceedings, there was a noticeable silence. That's when veteran Patriots reporter Tom …
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  • Gronk: No update on game status

    Gronk: No update on game status

    ESPN.com Sep 25, 2013
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was once again on the practice fields Wednesday morning as he continues his recovery from offseason back and forearm surgeries. He addressed the media following practice, though he said nothing of n…
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  • Belichick: Atlanta offense 'explosive', Gronk making progress

    Belichick: Atlanta offense 'explosive', Gronk making progress

    boston.com Sep 25, 2013
    Bill Belichick said Falcons' quarterback Matt Ryan "does a lot of things right," and would only say that Rob Gronkowski is progressing as he returns from back and arm injuries.
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  • NFL Nation Buzz: New England Patriots

    NFL Nation Buzz: New England Patriots

    ESPN.com Sep 25, 2013
    ESPN.com team reporter Mike Reiss on the New England Patriots' hot topics as they begin preparations for Week 4.
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  • Week 4: Wednesday practice peek

    Week 4: Wednesday practice peek

    boston.com Sep 25, 2013
    Sebastian Vollmer (foot) and Matthew Slater (wrist) were the only players not present for the full-pads practice.
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  • Falcons have been winged by injuries

    Falcons have been winged by injuries

    boston.com Sep 25, 2013
    The Patriots may be missing some key players on offense, but one team that won’t offer them any sympathy is the Falcons, who enter Sunday night’s showdown equally decimated by injuries.
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  • Video - Amendola Return Getting Closer 03:27

    Amendola Return Getting Closer

    Sep 25
    Mark Schlereth discusses the upside WR Danny Amendola can have for the Patriots' offense as long as he can stay healthy.
  • Video - Will New England Patriots receiver  Danny Amendola and tight end Rob Gronkowski play Sunday? 01:12

    Will New England Patriots receiver Danny Amendola and tight end Rob Gronkowski play Sunday?

    Sep 25
    Albert Breer reports that the New England Patriots may be getting their two key offensive targets back in this Sunday's game. Receiver Danny Amendola and tight end Rob Gronkowski both are back on the practice field and hope to play versus the Atlanta Fa…

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