Patriots will try out kicker with 80-yard range

Whatever angle you’re thinking your team is playing in the NFL, the Patriots were there years ago. The latest ahead-of-the-curve example: New England is giving a tryout to Josh Gable, an indoor football player who didn’t play college ball, but specializes in internet-posted trick shots. Gable, 26, plays for the Nebraska Danger of the Indoor Football League, where he recently won Special Teams Player of the Week.