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Patriots CB/S Devin McCourty has been under fire over the past season and half by Patriots fans because of his “poor play.” I have always been a big McCourty supporter, and some criticism that has been brought upon McCourty is simply unfair. As a rookie in 2010, Devin McCourty led all rookies with seven interceptions, and was elected to the Pro Bowl. He finished in second place for Defensive Rookie of the Year voting behind Detroit Lions DT Ndamukong Suh. McCourty did struggle in his second year with the Patriots, and was demoted from the number one Cornerback position midway through the season. He finished the season with only two interceptions, and never got into a rhythm throughout the whole season. Early in his third year, McCourty got off to a slow start. He seemed to be turning it around a little less than halfway through the season, but injuries forced McCourty to move from Cornerback to Safety. McCourty showed his versatility during this process, and even received praise on ...
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The case against former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez just got sticker.
According to Fox Boston, police have released photos of Aaron Hernandez which could directly tie him to the weapon that killed Odin Lloyd.
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In the fallout of the Aaron Hernandez saga, NFL teams reportedly may make the decision to hire police experts to inspect prospects’ tattoos.
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A report says Aaron Hernandez could face charges for a July 2012 double murder. A grand jury is hearing the case from prosecutors.
A.B. According to Gator Sports, The University of Florida removed a plaque dedicated to Aaron Hernandez’s 2009 All American season. The university said in a statement that “[They] didn’t feel it was appropriate to celebrate Aaron Hernandez.” This isn’t the first time an organization has taken action to distance themselves from the accused murdered, Hernandez, and it probably...
FOXBORO, Mass. — The Patriots understand they play a game for a living. That’s probably why they stressed the distraction they have faced this offseason is a real-life situation.
That distraction is, of course, the murder investigation regarding Aaron Hernandez. Tom Brady referred to the arrest as a “real-life situation” once, while Vince Wilfork said the phrase six times...
With former Gators tight end Aaron Hernandez facing murder charges in Massachusetts, University of Florida officials have been in the process of removing any trace of his legacy at the school.
On Thursday, a picture of his All-American brick being removed began making the rounds.
Aaron Hernandez All-American brick coming down. pic.twitter.comgCflaDAXjS Ted Spiker (@ProfSpiker) July...
It looks like the authorities are getting closer to nailing a double murder that went down in Boston last year, to former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez.
According to the Boston Globe, prosecutors have started to make their case to a grand jury that Hernandez was the person who killed two men in last year’s double murder in Boston.
“The case against Hernandez appears...
Patriots season ticket holders recently got their 2013 ticket books for the upcoming season, and would you look at who is on the very first ticket in the bunch? Yup, Aaron Hernandez.
That’s the former Patriots tight end located directly in the center of the tickets to the Patriots’ open minicamp event at Gillette Stadium. Maybe the Patriots printed the tickets prior to the murder...
OVER/UNDER: 12 sacks (Regular Season)
Prediction- Over (14 sacks): I'm pegging Chandler Jones for 12 sacks this year. Last season, he was an immediate starter and in Game 1 had a strip-sack which was recovered for a touchdown by fellow rookie Dont'a Hightower. He had another forced fumble a week later and in the early-mid season he was a leading candidate for defensive rookie...
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...
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...
Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is due to
make another court appearance in the murder case against him.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- The Florida Gators are no longer celebrating Aaron Hernandez.
The University Athletic Association, which funds the school's athletic programs, has removed all references to Hernandez in and around the football stadium. The latest and most public one came Thursday when construction workers pulled up a granite plaque commemorating Hernandez as a first team...
New England coach addressed the media about the Aaron Hernandez issue