Found October 28, 2011 on Sportress of Blogitude:
Gold, Jerry. Gold. Although another possible response — although Chad Ochocinco’s response is spot on –  could have been: He’s jealous of Tim Tebow. [via]

Patriots downgrade safety Josh Barrett to out…

The Patriots weren’t done announcing news related to their beleaguered secondary. Not for tonight anyway. The team just announced, at this late hour, that safety Josh Barrett has been downgraded to out. The sometime starter has battled a thumb and hamstring injury for the past several weeks. This is another blow to a secondary that has had its share of issues. In the past few days...

Patriots coach Bill Belichick decides to “skip” a Leigh Bodden question with his reported released (Updated!)

For the final time during a loooooong week, Patriots coach Bill Belichick discussed facing the Steelers and other assorted issues heading into the week. And there are a few, with health news lingering and the Physically Unable to Perform list guys still out there. But before he did that, there was some apparent big news. Pro Football Talk reported right when Belichick walked up that...

The New England Patriots waive CB Leigh Bodden

The Patriots have waived 30-year old cornerback Leigh Bodden.  Bodden played in 5 games for the Patriots last year and he had 17 tackles and 4 passes defensed.  Bodden played in 20 games in his two years with the Patriots and he had 72 tackles, 5 interceptions (1 returned for a TD), defensed 22 passes, forced a fumble, recovered a fumble and he had 1 tackle for a loss.  This was...

The agent for ex-Patriots CB Leigh Bodden says he’s healthy and ready to help

You read earlier that the Patriots released CB Leigh Bodden, which was considered a surprise. And I took a stab at explaining why it happened. Now, we hear from someone in Bodden’s camp. Agent Alvin Keels released a statement earlier this morning, saying that Bodden was healthy and ready to contribute. He had been hobbled by a groin injury, but it doesn’t sound like Keels believes...

Vollmer Ready To Return?

After appearing in just one of the Patriots' six games this season, mountainous offensive tackle Sebastian Vollmer says he's looking forward to getting back on the field. More news and notes inside.

Patriots tough opponent after bye

It has almost become part of NFL lore: You can't beat the Patriots when Bill Belichick has two weeks to prepare for a team.

Rob GronkowskiTalk about your tempest in a teacup stories. Patriots tightend Rob Gronkowski being photographed with a porn star and apologizing for it has become subject dejure. Here's my take on the situation.Fist off - he didn't tweet the pictures - Bibi Jones tweeted the pictures. Second my understanding is that he apologized to Mr. Kraft in passing. More sorry for the...

Pats Pregame Points: Game Seven At Steelers

by Chris Warner, Patriots Daily Staff After a Sunday without Patriots football (spent rooting against the Jets, to no avail), it’s back to the grind for your Fightin’ Foxboroites. The gang travels to Pittsburgh, where they’ve had some success in recent years. This and other thoughts before the game… The Tom Before The Storm: Could be a big day for quarterback Tom Brady, who...

Graham has ears of LBs

FOXBORO - When Jerod Mayo fell to the turf in Oakland, clutching his knee, Patriots fans likely all had the same...

Patriots run up big numbers on ground, too

The Steelers have been recognized for years as a franchise that takes great pride in the running game; the Patriots have been defined in their modern era as a passing powerhouse directed by future Hall of Fame quarterback Tom Brady. So, what to make of the fact that the Patriots are on track to rank higher than the Steelers in rushing yards per game for the fourth consecutive season?
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