It’s Thursday, so that means another role play edition on the Game of Jones.
Every time the offensive line looked makeshift early on in the season, Patriots fans could always hang their hat that coach Dante Scarnecchia would figure it out – but now you can’t be so sure of that.
Dante Scarnecchia, the longest-tenured NFL coach, is retiring.
Mike Flynn gives all the credit in the world to the offensive line for the Patriots backfield combining for 6 touchdowns on Saturday, and he thinks Denver’s defense can be exploited that way too.
Adam Jones believes that the way Josh McDaniels handles this Cleveland head coaching vacancy will tell you a great deal about how long Bill Belichick plans on coaching the Patriots.
Former Patriots linebacker Rosevelt Colvin joined the Toucher and Rich show Friday morning and expressed concern for the health of left tackle Nate Solder and his impact on the team.
Shalise Manza Young of the Boston Globe was a guest of the Toucher and Rich show on Tuesday morning and expressed concern for the unit responsible for protecting Tom Brady.
The Patriots rank first in total offense and have allowed the second-fewest sacks in the league, and it’s largely thanks to the smart young players and the wise old coach.
The 98.5 The Sports Hub, WBZ-TV, and WBZ NewsRadio 1030 sports teams make their predictions for Sunday’s Patriots-Colts showdown at Gillette Stadium.
While nearly everyone in New England is worrying about the Patriots offensive line, the one man they are in charge of protecting isn’t very concerned.