Found July 27, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:

According to Field Yates of, Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola looked pretty good the other day despite some rainy weather. “We got a lot of good work in,” he said. “A little wet at times, but a lot of good work. Everybody seemed really happy to be out here and it’s a good first day.” Though others endured some struggles in handling the football in the difficult conditions, Amendola was a bright spot on offense, making several impressive catches, including a diving grab toward the sidelines on a throw from Tom Brady. Amendola and Brady have developed a fast rapport, though he said it will take time to fully develop the comfort level he hopes to achieve within the offense. “It’s going to be a while,” he said. “We’re going to work out the kinks from here on out until the end of the season and try to improve every day and that’s just the way football goes.” I still really believe that Amendola is an upgrade over Wes Welker, if he can stay healthy and that’s a big if.  As good as Welker is, he’s not as versatile as Amendola.  You have to remember that Amendola was able to elevate his game against opposing defenses without having any great talent at receiver alongside him during his time in St. Louis.       Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Danny Amendola looking good at Patriots camp appeared first on Pro Football Zone.


Tom Brady — The Final Chapter

Tom Brady — The Final Chapter

New Patriots receiver Danny Amendola knows what he’s getting into--WEEI

New Patriots receiver Danny Amendola knows what he’s getting into--WEEI: Welker’s a great player. He’s done a lot of great things,” said Amendola. “I’m excited to get the opportunity to play here, and show my teammates and whoever [else] that I’ll try to be the best I can be.”

A look at Tom Brady and New England’s offense at Patriots...

A look at Tom Brady and New England’s offense at Patriots training camp. 

Brady limps off at Patriots practice

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady limped off the practice field after appearing to hurt his left leg while throwing a pass. Brady was not hit while throwing a fade to rookie Aaron Dobson that fell incomplete, but ended up on the ground holding his leg. He walked off gingerly but without assistance. He was met by a member of the team's athletic training staff and walked to the...

Tom Brady hopes receiving corps performs

The white numberless unrecognizable jerseys might as well have been a metaphor. Tom Brady delivered passes to a relatively anonymous group of receivers throughout organized team activities and minicamp and Danny Amendola was the sole target who gained sustainable recognition amid the obscurity of seven dozen numberless jerseys. Today when the Patriots take the practice field for...

Brady on personnel turnover: 'I'm used to it'

BY NICK ST. DENISFour of Tom Brady's top-five receivers from last season are off the current roster, and the one who is still around -- Rob Gronkowski -- likely won't be catching passes until the beginning of the regular season.But if there's one quarterback who can adapt to a change of that magnitude, it's Brady."There’s quite a bit of turnover, like we all...

Patriots Announce Offseason Award Winners: Brady Amongst those Honored

The Patriots have doled out their annual awards for hard work and improvement in the offseason. Here's a look at each recipient, who will each receive a prime parking space at Gillette Stadium for their efforts. Danny Amendola The former Rams receiver has huge expectations for the season as the team's replacement for departed Pro Bowler Wes Welker. While Amendola is under...

Danny Amendola, Wes Welker Are ‘Different,’ Daniel Fells Says

If any player on the Patriots could compare and contrast Danny Amendola and Wes Welker, it’s Daniel Fells. Fells didn’t exactly do that on Saturday. The eighth-year tight end played with Amendola with the Rams in 2009 and 2010. He played with Welker in New England last season and now he’s back with Amendola. He was asked about the similarities between the two players. “They’re...

Tom Brady: "The fate of our season is going to be determined by the guys in the locker room"

Yesterday we heard from the Patriots head coach Bill Belichick on the Aaron Hernandez situation. It was the first time someone from the team, other than owner Robert Kraft, had spoken on the topic. Today, the Patriots team captains are speaking. Tom Brady, Vince Wilfork and Devin McCourty all spoke to the media today. The only topic was Hernandez. The captains echoed much of what...

Tim Tebow throws two interceptions at Pats practice

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick suggested Friday before the Patriots opening practice of training camp that Tim Tebow could be used at other positions besides just quarterback. “I think that we’ll use Tim wherever we feel like he’s best for the team and I know that’s what he’s 

Aaron Dobson Impresses With Terrific Second Day at Patriots Training Camp, Beginning to Earn Tom Brady’s Trust

FOXBORO, Mass. — The Patriots took a bunch of swings on young receivers this spring, hoping that one would pan out. If Saturday’s session at training camp is any indication, Aaron Dobson might be that guy. Dobson worked with the first-team offense for the second straight day in an attempt to build a rapport with Tom Brady, and he seemed to do just that. Brady looked the rookie’s...

Danny Amendola, Film Junkie, Using Wes Welker, Deion Branch as Motivation to Excel in Patriots’ Offense

FOXBORO, Mass. — Let’s get one thing straight, Danny Amendola isn’t going to be Wes Welker. Although, the Patriots’ newest slot toy is using his predecessor as motivation to master the Patriots’ offense. Amendola trotted out onto the practice field at Gillette Stadium in his fresh white No. 80 jersey on Friday for the very first time as a Patriot, and he looked comfortable...

Podcast: Hard Talk tackles 10 greatest QBs of all time

Does John Elway belong on a list of the 10 greatest quarterbacks of all-time? See where or if he lands on Players View's  Hard Talk podcast. The post Podcast: Hard Talk tackles 10 greatest QBs of all time appeared first on Players View.

Kenbrell Thompkins Earning First-Team Reps with Patriots

According to the Boston Globe, Patriots undrafted rookie receiver Kenbrell Thompkins was impressive the last two days of training camp and earned repetitions with the starting unit.Fantasy Spin:Robert Burgess of the Globe said Thompkins has been "catching everything that comes his way." The Patriots are searching for receiving options behind Danny Amendola, and rookies...
Patriots News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.