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Stevan Ridley and Shane Vereen (Photos by Jared Wickerham/Elsa/Getty Images)

Patriots Running Back Preview: How Will Rookie James White Fit In With Shane Vereen, Stevan Ridley?

With Patriots training camp set to open on July 24, CBSBostonSports.com will provide a positional breakdown at each spot on offense and defense. Today’s breakdown is at running back.

07/21/2014

Patriots fourth-round pick, running back James White of Wisconsin.  (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

James White Ready To Do His Part In Patriots’ Backfield

The New England Patriots added some depth to their backfield on Saturday, drafting Wisconsin running back James White with the 130th overall pick in the NFL Draft.

05/10/2014

Free agent running back Michael Bush. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: RB Michael Bush Visiting Patriots

Free agent running back Michael Bush will visit with the Patriots, and could be a replacement for LeGarrette Blount.

04/01/2014

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 29: Logan Mankins #70 of the New England Patriots leaves the field with an injury during a game with the Buffalo Bills at Gillette Stadium on December 29, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Healthier Patriots Look Forward To Meeting Colts In AFC Playoffs

The New England Patriots still have some injury concerns, but a first-round playoff bye is allowing the team to do some healing.

01/06/2014

LeGarrette Blount, Shane Vereen and Stevan Ridley (Getty Images)

Esiason On Toucher & Rich: Patriots Running Game Will Get Them To Super Bowl

Get ready for a Patriots-Seahawks Super Bowl, according to Boomer Esiason of WFAN and CBS Sports.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/03/2014

Running back LeGarrette Blount. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Adam Jones: Are The Patriots Changing Their Identity To A Running Team?

Without tight end Rob Gronkowski, Adam Jones wonders if maybe the Patriots strength lies in their running game.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/27/2013

Running back LeGarrette Blount. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Flynn: Blount, Running Game Carried The Patriots To Big Win Over Baltimore

No surprise here, but former NFL offensive lineman Mike Flynn is in favor of the running game and thinks the Patriots need to be more committed to it going forward.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/23/2013

Patriots running back Stevan Ridley takes the hand-off from Patriots QB Tom Brady. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Ridley ‘Needs To Be Eased In’ On Sunday

Gresh and Zo both feel like the Patriots will need Stevan Ridley come playoffs, and now is the perfect time to ease him back into the offense and see if he’s fixed his fumbling woes.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/05/2013

Stevan Ridley (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Flynn On Toucher & Rich: Ridley’s Career On The Line

Sports Hub host and CSNNE analyst Mike Flynn told Toucher and Rich Monday morning that Stevan Ridley’s career is at a crossroads and he must get things right to salvage his once-promising career.

98.5 The Sports Hub–12/02/2013

Patriots running back Stevan Ridley is stopped at the line by the Detroit Lions. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Patriots Blog: The End Of The Ridley Era In New England?

Levan Reid wonders what the future holds for Patriots running back Stevan Ridley.

12/01/2013

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