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Patriots running back Eric Kettani has finally been cleared to return to the NFL on a fulltime basis, as the United States Navy released him from active duty Wednesday to complete Kettani's lengthy appeal process. Kettani served two years of active duty before he was granted select reserve status last year, which allowed him to attend training camp. As a selective reserve, Kettani agreed to promote the Navy and complete charitable work, which he did through the Wounded Warrior Project. After training camp, the Patriots added Kettani to their practice squad. However, he was recalled by the Navy in October...

Ex-Pat rips Welker's 'diva attitude'

Former Patriots linebacker Willie McGinest is not thrilled with receiver Wes Welker, ripping into his "diva attitude."

Patriots trade up again and select Dont’a Hightower What...

Patriots trade up again and select Dont’a Hightower What in the world is going on, two trade ups!??! For those of you who have been paying attention you know I didn’t see the Hightower fit for the Pats because he seemed too much like Spikes. But there’s no question he’s a talented linebacker and I will be extremely curious to see how the Pats plan to use him. Whether it...

New England Patriots select Dont’a Hightower, Grade B

I’m not crazy about this pick for the New England Patriots, but I’ll give Bill Belichick the benefit of the doubt. I don’t see Dont’a Hightower as a great fit in New England’s defense, but I have to assume Belichick has a specific plan for him. It will be interesting to see where he lines up, either at inside or outside linebacker. Or maybe even at defensive end in some...

Tom Brady's Presence at Patriots' Voluntary Workouts Serves As Positive on Multiple Levels - New England Patriots -

Tom Brady's Presence at Patriots' Voluntary Workouts Serves As Positive on Multiple Levels - New England Patriots -

Willie McGinest Blasts Wes Welker, Says He Doesn't Like Receiver's 'Diva Attitude'

The Patriots are generally recognized as a tight-knit franchise. But once a player moves on to become a member of the media, look out! Former Patriots linebacker/defensive end Willie McGinest, now an NFL Network analyst, on Tuesday voiced his displeasure about wide receiver Wes Welker potentially skipping New England's mandatory workout. "I just don't like his diva attitude...

NFL Videos: Bill Belichick talks draft

NFL Videos: Bill Belichick talks draft

Gathering some final mocks - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston

Gathering some final mocks - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston

Deion Branch is serving up drinks for charity

It’s about time that you used that drinking habit to benefit the children! Last weekend Deion Branch stopped by The Sports & Social Club in Louisville, Kentucky to mix up drinks for charity. The Super Bowl MVP and New England Patriots receiver was a celebrity bartender to raise money for The Deion Branch Foundation, which assists children affected with meningitis...

12 notes on Patriots draft eve

I always find the draft somewhat anti-climactic. You have three months of build-up with endless...

2012 Patriots Draft Selections

On Thursday night, the NFL will hold their annual draft when it conducts the first round at Radio City Music Hall in New York City under the watchful eye of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Rounds Two and Three will be held on Friday night and Rounds Four through Seven will be held on Saturday afternoon and you can watch each and every selection on ESPN and the NFL Network. Heading...

Glenn Gronkowski could be best of the bunch

MANHATTAN, Kan. Aggieville is about to get Gronk'd. Hide the women and children. OK, well, maybe just the women. "I'm at the other end of the hotel," Gordie Gronkowski told "I'm serious. I am at the other end of the hotel." Family reunions are peachy keen, as long as you're not the one trying to sleep next door to the boys. Wait...

Patriots Expected to Seek Defensive Help on Front Seven If They Don't Trade Earlier Picks

The New England Patriots will have two first-round picks in the upcoming NFLdraft, which probably makes a lot of AFC teams nervous. 2012 NFL Draft - Draft Position - Ryan Tannehill (QB Texas A&M) Over 8 -150 Under 8 -110 If the Patriots stay in their spots at 27th and 31st, there's a great chance they'll be adding two quality players –- if not starters -- to a team...
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