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Patriots 2013: The Rookies

The Patriots 2012 draft was all about moving up to stock up on defensive studs. Bill Belichick broke with his tradition of stocking up on draft picks, moving up to take both Chandler Jones and Dont’a Hightower. This year’s draft … Continue reading

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Patriots offseason moves 2013: Defense – free agency tracker

The Patriots have made a number of moves defensively so far this offseason. One of the most important was retaining Aqib Talib for another season. While not placing the franchise tag on Talib they saved themselves $5.6m for the season. … Continue reading

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Patriots offseason moves 2013: offense – free agency tracker

It has been an interesting offseason for Patriots fans so far, as far as free agency goes. In this post I will look at the offensive moves. First, we had the news that New England had not retained the services … Continue reading

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Patriots offseason moves: signings and releases

This offseason the Patriots have plenty of work to do, with contracts that need renegotiating and assessments to be done on players that just aren’t good enough. Free Agency and the draft also need close inspection. Offense may not be … Continue reading

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Why the Patriots should let Wes Welker go.

At the risk of alienating some of my fellow Patriots fans I’m going to come out and say it, I don’t think the Patriots should spend a bucket load of money on keeping Wes Welker. There, I’ve said it. I … Continue reading

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Superbowl XLVII: A preview

NEW ORLEANS – Sunday sees the Baltimore Ravens take on the San Francisco 49ers in a bid to become the 47th champions of the Super Bowl era. There are a number of sub-plots to this one, not least the Harbaugh … Continue reading

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Review: Texans @ Patriots divisional playoff game

The reigning AFC Champion Patriots took on the AFC South winning Houston Texans at Gillette Stadium last night in the AFC divisional playoff, with the winner moving on to the AFC Championship game next Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens. The … Continue reading

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Rams v Patriots: review of the NFL UK game

NFL International Series: Game six: New England Patriots @ St Louis Rams Well that certainly didn’t disappoint, and not just because the Patriots overcame the Rams 45-7 on a wild and typically wet English Sunday night at Wembley. 84,004 people … Continue reading

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Preview: International series game – Rams v Patriots

Wembley game: New England Patriots @ St Louis Rams The sixth game the NFL has held at Wembley stadium sees the AFC-East-leading, New England Patriots return to Wembley to visit the first time attendees and ‘home’ team, the St Louis Rams, in … Continue reading

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NFL Draft 2012 a beginner’s take

I’ve been a fan of the New England Patriots and the NFL in general for years but this is the first time I’ve really got into the whole draft process. Here I will attempt my ‘mock draft’, to see if … Continue reading

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