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FOXBORO, Mass. -- Patriots cornerback Devin McCourty told he is "feeling better" and attended his sixth consecutive practice Thursday after suffering a shoulder injury three weeks ago against the Jets. It's still unclear whether or not McCourty will be available to play in Sunday's game against the Colts, but it's clear his health has improved and he's closer to getting back on the field than the alternative. Linebacker Brandon Spikes (knee) and tackle Sebastian Vollmer (ankle/foot, back) were the only two players missing from Thursday's practice, which was held in sweats and shells. Spikes participated on a limited basis...

Marcus Cannon Ready for Possibility of More Playing Time in Light of Sebastian Vollmer's Injury

FOXBORO, Mass. — It’s beginning to look like Patriots tackle Sebastian Vollmer will miss some time with an injury, and if that’s indeed the case, rookie Marcus Cannon is ready to take on an increased role if necessary. Vollmer was replaced at right tackle by rookie Nate Solder in the second half of Sunday’s victory against the Eagles. The Patriots originally announced it...

Devin McCourty Hoping to Return to Field Sunday Against Colts

FOXBORO, Mass. -- It's been seven years since Patriots cornerback Devin McCourty has missed a game due to injury, so he's been itching to get back onto the field. McCourty has missed two games with a shoulder injury that he suffered during a collision with safety Sterling Moore against the Jets, and he wouldn't commit to a timetable for a return. However, he spoke to...

Patriots vs. Colts 2003 regular season… aka the Willie...

Patriots vs. Colts 2003 regular season… aka the Willie McGinest goaline stop game. In many ways this is the game that started one of the greatest rivalries of the 00’s.

Edelman's hard work, instincts leading to defensive success

By Brian MacPhersonJulian Edelman might have made the Patriots' most impressive defensive play last Sunday against Philadelphia, wrapping up 230-pound quarterback Vince Young in the open field and tackling him shy of the goal line. Edelman finished with three tackles in the game, the same number as Jerod Mayo and Rob Ninkovich. But open-field tackling isn't new to Edelman...

Bill Belichick Lays the Smackdown on a Reporter (Video)

So a reporter asks Bill Belichick at a press conference about being able to judge his team against an inferior team like the Indianapolis Colts.  Bill doesn't like the question and gives her the peoples eyebrow along with some smack talk. "I just don't agree with that, so just go on with your soliloquy"  Then he gets in depth about how good the players on...

Holy Hoodie, it looks like my Patriots Padawan has met his...

Holy Hoodie, it looks like my Patriots Padawan has met his match. But as evidenced below I still think my boy’s got the better swag. I mean a Vrabel jersey and a helmet? No contest.

Welker Leads The NFL

Hot News for WR Wes Welker

Wonderful time of year for Patriots

FOXBORO - After Thanksgiving something happens to the Patriots. As December hits, Bill Belichick flips another...

Brady: Impossible to play any better than Rodgers

When Tom Brady was laying waste to the NFL in 2007, there was talk that he was enjoying the greatest season of all time. Brady has watched some of Aaron Rodgers‘ performances this year, and says that you can’t get any better than Rodgers in 2011. “The way Aaron’s playing, it’s impossible to play the…

Vince Wilfork Press Conference Transcript

Patriots nose tackle Vince Wilfork addresses the media during his press conference at Gillette Stadium on Thursday, December 1, 2011.

Tebow the Terribl……y Lucky

By Dan Zeigarnik, Patriots Daily Staff Considering that the mighty Curtis Painter has just been benched in favor of  UConn’s very own Dan Orlovsky, and that Vegas has taken the already ridiculous 21 point line off the board and is no longer taking bets on the game, I will take a stab at the national conversation. Now, don’t get me wrong there is always trap games and the Pats...

Friday Fan Pulse: Colts at Patriots

Now, we finally get to the big game!  You know, the one that the NFL schedules every season between the Patriots and Colts to determine once and for all which quarterback is the bestest of all time:  Tom Brady or Dan Orlovsky.   It should be a … [visit site to read more]Friday Fan Pulse: Colts at Patriots - Naptown's Finest - Naptown's Finest - An Indianapolis Colts...
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