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Aaron Hernandez just turned 23 on Tuesday. Three seasons into his NFL career and the talented tight end is still one of the youngest players on the Patriots.
While his youth should continue to show on the field, Hernandez knows it’s time to grow up.
Hernandez’s wife gave birth to the couple’s first child, Avielle Janelle, on Tuesday, a gift Hernandez called “the best birthday gift you could have.”
A humbled Hernandez glowed about the new addition to his family after practice on Thursday, even referring to his newborn daughter as “life changing.”
“I’m feeling pretty good, and I’m happy. Definitely a life changer,” Hernandez said with an uncontrollable smile. “Every time I come [from] the stadium, I can’t wait to go see her, and she’s a cutie. And basically I can’t wait to go back and look at my daughter.”
Hernandez’s excitement is a feeling shared by many parents at the sight of their new children. But even at 23, Hernandez understands his days of failed drug tests — which h
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Hernandez returns from his ankle injury and with 2 more weeks to heal, he should be ready to roll. Speaking of rolling, the Pats are going to roll the Bills and Buffalo has allowed 100 yards or more in 3 out of the last 5 games, with 3 TDs allowed in those games.
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If you have Danny Woodhead on your fantasy team, give him a chance this weekend against the Buffalo Bills.Two years ago, in Danny Woodhead's New England Patriot debut, Woody ran for 43 yards and a touchdown in Foxboro. Later in the year, at Buffalo, Woodhead ran for 93 yards and a score. Yes, that was two years ago and his stats have no bearing on this Sunday's game at Gillette...
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You just had to expect Rex Ryan would weigh in on this one.
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Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez will be a game-time decision Sunday against Buffalo according to ESPN's John Clayton. Hernandez has missedFantasy Spin:Hernandez has been limited to four games this season because of a high ankle sprain. The prevailing thought is that he'll play on Sunday but it would be wise to check again before Sunday's 1 p.m. start just to be safe.
Tom Brady is looking to keep the New England Patriots' league-best offense rolling after a bye week.
Based on recent history, he should have no problem doing that against the struggling Buffalo Bills.
The Patriots host the Bills on Sunday looking for a 12th straight home win in the series and a 23rd victory in the last 25 meetings overall.
Brady is 19-2 against Buffalo, completing...