#Patriots “Making the Leap” Candidate: Eric Rowe

When the Patriots acquired then Eagles cornerback Eric Rowe last fall the trade, from an Eagles perspective, was based largely on Rowe's standing with the Eagles coaching staff. Defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz's took over the Eagles defense in … [Read more...]

Ranking The Top Cornerback Duos In The NFL

The Patriots decision to hang on to Malcolm Butler this offseason gives them arguable their best cornerback duo of the Belichick era. With the addition of Stephon Gilmore, the Patriots now have a tandem that not only performs at a high level … [Read more...]

Patriots 53-Man Roster Projection 3.0 and Possible Practice Squaders

There's nothing not to like about an offseason coming off a Super Bowl win. There's also nothing not to like about when the team that won the Super Bowl goes out and trades for a top tier wide receiver (Brandin Cooks) and signs a top tier corner … [Read more...]

#Patriots Have No Excuses, Must Retain Big Name Free Agents

When the new league year begins at 4pm eastern time on March 9th the Patriots will have an unprecedented amount of cap space in the Belichick era. According to cap wizard @patscap, the Patriots will enter the 2017 season with around $61.5 million … [Read more...]

Key Matchups To Watch In Patriots vs Texans

You ready Patriots fans? It might not feel like it with the Houston Texans coming to town, but we are less than 24 hours from the Patriots kicking off their first playoff game of the 2016 season. Now you can listen to Dan Shaughnessy’s “march … [Read more...]

Patriots On The Verge Of Leading League In Scoring Defense

The Patriots defense has been somewhat of an unknown this season. Throughout 2016 they’ve been among the leagues best in points allowed to opposing offenses, but looking at the slate of teams they’ve gone up against offers a counterpoint to the … [Read more...]

Pats Defense Takes Different Approach, Beats Osweiler Second Time Around

When the Texans signed Brock Osweiler to a four-year, $72 million ($37 million guaranteed) contract in March they expected to get the quarterback that started seven games for the Broncos last season. The issue with that was that the Texans are a … [Read more...]

Patriots Training Camp: Defensive Depth Chart

Defensive Line: LDE: Rob Ninkovich, Geneo Grissom, Frank Kearse, Woodrow Hamilton DT: Alan Branch, Terrance Knighton, Vincent Valentine, Anthony Johnson DT: Malcom Brown, Joe Vellano, Markus Kuhn RDE: Jabaal Sheard, Chris Long, Trey … [Read more...]

Patriots at Dolphins Review: Conservative Pats Lose Out On Top Seed

The Patriots took an interesting approach to Sunday’s final regular season game in Miami. On one hand, they played every healthy starter on the roster, but they also took an extremely conservative approach, especially offensively. The Patriots … [Read more...]

Pats at Jets Preview: Brady vs Revis, Jets WR Duo, and Muhammad Wilkerson

It has been nearly a month since the Patriots faced an AFC East foe (Week 11 vs Buffalo), but this week they get a familiar opponent in the New York Jets. The Patriots have gotten the better of the Jets 9 out of 10 times in the last 10 regular … [Read more...]