The New England Patriots got the weekend off following their Thursday night win over the New York Jets, but were back to practice a day early to get ready for the Chicago Bears.
The Patriots get ready to take on the Buffalo Bills in a battle for first place in the AFC East.
New England Patriots corner Brandon Browner and defensive lineman Dominque Easley were both missing from Thursday’s practice at Gillette Stadium.
The game wasn’t exactly full of bright spots for the Patriots, but we will nevertheless navigate the Four Ups and Four Downs from the win.
Bob Socci takes a look at the job done by special teamer Nate Ebner, and his transition from rugby to football.
Coming into Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins, the New England Patriots had made a habit out of overcoming fourth-quarter deficits. If you play with fire enough times, you eventually get burned.
Complementary football, played by a team as perennially complete as any in the NFL since 2001, enables the Patriots to vie Sunday for their 13th consecutive winning season.
Whenever a regular season NFL game receives as much hype as Sunday night’s Broncos/Patriots game did, it often seems as if the actual game is anti-climatic. This one, however, may have exceeded the hype.
Five Patriots have been downgraded to “out” for Sunday’s season opener in Buffalo, including tight end Rob Gronkowski.
Chances are Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski won’t play in their season opener Sunday in Buffalo, but it’s looking good for receiver Danny Amendola.