Found August 02, 2012 on
60 Max Power O:
22,000 fans attended the Patriots indoor practice on Wednesday inside Gillette Stadium, a special late afternoon event attended by season ticket holders and residents of Foxborough only.
They got to see a spirited practice in which a baseball like bench-clearing skirmish broke out when OT Nate Solder started a fight during 11-on-11 drills. Solder gave LB Brandon Spikes a big shove while Spikes was on the ground. It ended up with several offensive and defensive players pushing and shoving until it was finally broken up.
The result was Solder taking a penalty lap and Spikes going to the locker room, returning soon after with a knee brace. Not sure if the brace had anything to do with the dust-up, but Spikes was still pretty pissed off with Solder when he returned.
CB Kyle Arrington, one of only 3 players available to the media after practice, told the Boston Globe it was "a little chippy, a little chippy; It's all in fun though, man," h esaid. "When it happens...
BEST OF MAXIM
Tom Brady singing “Call Me Maybe” by Carly Rae Jepsen (by godlike899)
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Sportscenter via Rotoworld.com that New England Patriots quarterback Ryan Mallett has shown a lot of improvement since last season.
Schefter stated that Mallett is looking like the quarterback that many people thought he had the potential of becoming before his draft stock dropped due to off the field concerns.
“This summer, (Mallett...
One man's injury is another man's opportunity.
Under the best of circumstances, the New England Patriots' offensive line was going to be reshuffled this season after starting left tackle Matt Light announced his retirement in the spring.
Then came a knee injury to All-Pro guard Logan Mankins that has kept him off the field in the early days of training camp and Sebastian...
Camp Observations: Day 8 - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston: Is Steve Gregory the Patriots...
Bed check: Wrapping up Day 7 - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston:
Veteran receiver Brandon...
(via Patriots Training Camp Day 5 - Tuesday, July 31, 2012)
Every summer NFL teams welcome a bevy of new players to their training camps. Happens every year. No big whoop. The New England Patriots are no exception, but with long time veterans like Tom Brady, Vince Wilfork and Wes Welker the new players that create any buzz are usually members of April’s draft class. [...]
» The Patriots Are the Most Popular Team in China Barstool Sports: Boston:
French historian Jacques...
The Top 100 NFL Players of 2011 - 1# Tom Brady (by MrBenBanjo)
This never gets old…
That’s US Mes’s Water Polo coach Terry Schroeder who bares an uncanny resemblance to Bill Belichick.
The US Men are currently 2-0 in the 2012 Olympics behind the strong coaching of Belichick Schroeder.
Let’s just hope the US doesn’t have to play the Giants in the gold medal game.
[h/t Barstool Sports]
BostonHerald.com - Blogs: The Blitz» Blog Archive » Brandon Spikes’ injury, several fights highlight...
The Associated Press released an inaugural NFL poll voted on by 12 analysts from around the country. Your favorite team and mine, the New England Patriots earned second on the list behind Aaron Rodgers' Green Bay Packers.
Earning 369 points, just five behind the Pack, New England scraped two first-place votes, which was three behind Green Bay and current Super Bowl Champions...
Practice wrap is posted. No Lloyd or Fanene. Connolly returned. Gaffney left. Ninkovich was a full...