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FOXBORO, Mass. -- Patriots defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth has a chance to elevate his game this weekend against the Steelers, whose physicality could bring the best out of the 6-foot-6, 350-pounder. Haynesworth has been hit or miss through his first couple months with the Patriots, but he is coming off his most effective game against the Cowboys. Now that he's had an extra week to rest his back, he should be fresh for a matchup against Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey, who is as physical and ferocious as they come at the position. Haynesworth is up for the challenge. "I look...

Rob Gronkowski's Apology Over Photos With Porn Star BiBi Jones Unnecessary, But Shows Pitfalls of Athletes on Twitter

There's nothing wrong with Rob Gronkowski hanging out with a porn star. There's plenty wrong with him issuing an apology. After hearing that porn star BiBi Jones tweeted pictures of her and the Patriots tight end, and then later hearing Jones describe the two's relationship -- or lack thereof -- on 98.5 The Sports Hub, never did it seem to me that Gronkowski had done...

Patriots C Dan Koppen, just off crutches, says “This is a minor bump in the road. (I’ll) be back.”

In the season’s first game, the Patriots lost center Dan Koppen to a broken ankle. Eventually, it was decided that Koppen would have to miss the season. Today, Koppen walked through the locker room and chatted about his plight this season. He was in good spirits. “I just got off crutches, I’m pretty happy about that,” he said. “Just getting back into working out, taking...

Brandon Spikes Reinvigorates a Stagnant Defense

Spikes' nose for the ball was key to the Patriots' win over Dallas A decade ago, Drew Bledsoe went down in week two and a new era began in Foxboro.  When Jerod Mayo sprained his MCL against San Diego in week two this season, sure enough, a key player emerged, and his name is Brandon Spikes.  Although Spikes made a name for himself with a strong rookie year, he struggled...

America’s Game: 2001 New England Patriots (AFCCG...

America’s Game: 2001 New England Patriots (AFCCG Segement) Consider the Vinatieri kicks in the Raiders game to be a little bonus footage.

Sports Hotties: Bibi Jones

Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots made a public apology for being seen on Adult Film star Bibi Jones twitter page.  If I had a nickel for every time

Pats' Gronkowski sorry for adult film star pics

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski said he apologized to team owner Robert Kraft after pictures of him with an adult film star appeared on Twitter during the team's bye week.

stadium-love-: Snow Bowl by Bob24798 Gillette Stadium: Home of...

stadium-love-: Snow Bowl by Bob24798 Gillette Stadium: Home of the New England Patriots

Two Areas of Improvement for the Patriots

Devin McCourty has struggled much of the year. Source: Yardbarker.comThe Patriots have just wrapped up their bye week and now will focus their attention to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Coach Bill Belichick has said that the coaching staff uses their bye week to focus a lot on scouting themselves and looking at areas where they need to get better. While the team is 5-1, there are still...

Gronkowski: Never intended to hurt Pats reputation

FOXBORO - New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski says he didn't intend to hurt the team's reputation when...

Tom Brady wary despite Steel success

FOXBORO - Tom Brady hated the question. He wouldn't accept the premise, not for a second. The Patriots quarterback...

On a pretty good run

Patriots running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis pounds out answers to questions with a staccato rhythm, slim on elaborate responses. His no-nonsense approach usually limits any emotion, but he broke from form yesterday.

Rodgers, Packers in a league of their own

Move over, Tom Brady, you've got company, and the same may soon be said about your history-making New England Patriots team of a few years back.
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