Despite OTA Absence, Bill Belichick Expects Dont'a Hightower To Play -- 'But We Know Things Can Change'On Thursday, head coach Bill Belichick was asked if he has "any sense" as whether or not Hightower will return to the Patriots.
'Many' Patriots Players Will Not Attend Voluntary OTAs"Many" players on the New England Patriots are joining a union-backed movement across the NFL and will boycott the optional organized team activities (OTAs) that were scheduled to begin next week.
Patriots' Brandon King On OTAs: 'If Bill [Belichick] Tells Me To Report, I’m Reporting'A movement is afoot in the NFL, as the players for the Broncos, Buccaneers and Seahawks -- at the urging of the NFLPA -- have chosen to not participate in their organized team activities (OTAs) this spring.
Report: Austin Seferian-Jenkins To Miss OTAs With Patriots This WeekTight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins will be a bit delayed in catching up to speed with his new team, as he will not be in attendance for OTAs in Foxboro this week.
Tom Brady Doesn't Commit To Attending Patriots' Voluntary OTAs Next WeekAs for whether or not the quarterback plans on attending the voluntary portions of the program that remain on the schedule? Brady isn't saying.
NFL Strips Ravens Of Two OTA Practices; John Harbaugh Blames PlayersThe Baltimore Ravens are in trouble. Again. And once more, the people in charge are absolving themselves of blame.
Another Investigation? NFLPA Looking Into Patriots For Potential CBA Violation With Malcolm ButlerThe New England Patriots are reportedly under investigation, again, this offseason.
Devin McCourty On Toucher & Rich: Defense Looking Strong In OTAsDevin McCourty joined 98.5 The Sports Hub's Toucher & Rich to discuss where he's at in his rehab from shoulder surgery, his opinion of guys who choose not to show up at OTAs and the number of guys from Rutgers on this Patriots team.
Report: Spikes Not Present At OTAs, But Will Attend June MinicampNew England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes will not participate in the team's first organized team activities (OTAs) this week, but is expected to report to a three-day minicamp in June.