Danny Woodhead

Danny Woodhead. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Patriots Practice Report: Woodhead, Jones Limited

Only two players were absent from the Patriots practice on Wednesday as the team prepares for their AFC Championship showdown with the Baltimore Ravens.


Patriots running back Shane Vereen. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Vereen Breaks Out For Patriots In Place Of Injured Woodhead

The Patriots’ game plan for the Houston Texans on Sunday took a hit when Danny Woodhead was injured early, but New England got a huge boost from second-year running back Shane Vereen in their 41-28 win.


Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski attempts to make a catch against the Houston Texans. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Roche: Gronkowski To Undergo Surgery On Monday, Done For Season

WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche is reporting New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will undergo surgery on his broken forearm on Monday, according to an NFL source.


Shane Vereen (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Four Ups, Four Downs From Patriots’ Playoff Victory Over Texans

Before moving on to Baltimore, let’s take a look back at four ups and four downs from Sunday’s win.


Patriots quarterback Tom Brady celebrates a touchdown with tight end Rob Gronkowski. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Ups And Downs: Gronk Returns But Patriots Lose Ninkovich

The Ups, and only one Down, from New England’s 28-0 win over the Dolphins on Sunday.


Danny Woodhead (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Bill Belichick’s Fourth Down Decision Sure To Cause Unnecessary Overreaction And Other Leftover Patriots Thoughts

Please, don’t turn this fourth-down attempt into “Fourth-And-2: The Sequel.”


Tom Brady (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Four Ups, Four Downs From Patriots’ Loss To 49ers

The old saying is that there’s no such thing as a moral victory. That may be true, but the Patriots came about as close as possible to one on Sunday night.


Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez hauls in a pass against the New York Jets. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

What To Watch For: Patriots-Jets Thanksgiving Edition

A few things to watch for in the Patriots-Jets Thanksgiving night clash.


Patriots receiver Julian Edelman high-steps into the end zone after returning a punt for a touchdown against the Indianapolis Colts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Patriots Ups And Downs: Big Day For Edelman, Gronkowski Against Colts

The Ups and Downs from the Patriots 59-24 rout against the Indianapolis Colts.


Tom Brady (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Deion Branch Knows There’s No Reason To Celebrate And Other Leftover Patriots Thoughts

Belichick’s disappointing crow hop, Fitzpatrick’s trash talk and a salute to the troops are all part of this week’s Leftover Patriots Thoughts.