Found May 09, 2013 on Pats 360:
The New England Patriots might have Stevan Ridley, Shane Vereen, Brandon Bolden, LeGarrette Blount and Leon Washington to make up their running back corps—but you can always improve. The way that I look at it: You can never have enough running backs. Much like baseball, in which you can never have enough pitchers, I believe that you can never have enough running backs in football. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported Wednesday night that free agent running back Felix Jones will be visiting with the Patriots: Ex-#Cowboys RB Felix Jones is visiting #Patriots today and tomorrow. The plan is for him to work out, I’m told. Visited #Eagles recently — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 8, 2013 Jones, who turned 26-years-old on Wednesday, will be entering his sixth season in the NFL. Throughout Jones’ five-year career, he has spent his entire career with the Dallas Cowboys. Jones has recorded a career 2,728 rushing yards while averaging 4.8 yards per-carry. However, running the ball isn’t the o...

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“The Patriots’ first selection of the 2013 draft, outside linebacker Jamie Collins could...

Bill Belichick provides insight into Patriots’ team-building philosophy

Three-time Super Bowl champion coach Bill Belichick shared his secretes to “Building a Champion”  on Thursday morning during a symposium called ”Sports Medicine and the NFL: The Playbook for 2013.” The symposium is a three day event being held at the Sheraton Boston.  Belichick provided some insight into the New England Patriots team

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“[Aaron Dobson] was a very good second-round pick by the Patriots. Dobson is faster than...

Scouting report: Logan Ryan - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston

Scouting report: Logan Ryan - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston: What stands out when...

Could Rob Gronkowski not be ready in time for the regular season?

Now that it looks like Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has to undergo another surgery on his forearm, some people are wondering if he’ll be ready to go for the regular season. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk believes there’s a chance Gronk may not be ready if he continues to have issues with his forearm.  The lingering problem that the doctors have been trying to resolve...

Rob Gronkowski To Need Fourth Surgery

According to the Boston Herald, New England tight end Rob Gronkowski, will need to have a fourth surgery soon on his forearm. This operation will be to remove the plate that is currently securing his left arm. If the plate is removed and the doctors find no infection around the bone, they will replace the plate and begin recovery. If there is infection still present, the doctors...

Bill Belichick Gives Patriots Players Written Tests to Prove They Are Prepared to Play

When entering the NFL, most college football players would justly assume their days of term papers and exams are over. That is unless you join the Patriots. During his keynote address at the “Sports Medicine and the NFL: The Playbook for 2013″ symposium on Thursday, Bill Belichick spoke at length about his personal team-building strategy and the most important aspects of building...

"One thought on Harmon is that while he may not play extensively on defense in 2012, the Patriots..."

“One thought on Harmon is that while he may not play extensively on defense in 2012, the...

Patriots WR vs D Line Drafts History

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New England Patriots News from Around the Web: Daily Links for May 10, 2013

WEEI WEEI Patriots writer Christopher Price tells Patriots fans what four rookies could make an impact right now for the 2013 squad.   NESN

Bill Belichick reportedly ‘hates’ Tim Tebow as a player

Tim Tebow is still in search of an NFL job, and many have speculated that the New England Patriots would be a logical destination if he is willing to give up on playing quarterback. Bill Belichick is known for getting the most out of players and showcasing their versatility, so some have wondered if the Patriots could use Tebow as an H-back or tight end. According to Michael Silver...

NFL Free Agency: RB Felix Jones meets with Philadelphia Eagles

Former Dallas Cowboys running back Felix Jones has generated little interest this free agency period. In just his second visit as a free agent, Jones worked out for the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday. Last month, the running back worked out for the Cincinnati Bengals. Jones has struggled to stay on the field in his career, seemingly always battling some sort of injury. While playing...

Report: Felix Jones Works Out For The Eagles

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Philadelphia Eagles brought in former Cowboys RB Felix Jones for a workout on Tuesday. Jones, a former first-round pick, has found almost no interest on the open market this offseason. He did visit with the Bengals back in April, but they chose to draft Giovanni Bernard out of North Carolina in the second-round of the recent draft. Cowboys...

Felix Jones visits Philadelphia Eagles for a workout

The former Dallas Cowboys first-round draft pick finally has a second suitor. Jones worked out for the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday, a source informed of the visit told’s Ian Rapoport on Tuesday. ESPN’s Adam Schefter first reported the workout. Jones showed his usual flashes of playmaking ability last season, but his effectiveness waned when [...]

Eagles reportedly work out Felix Jones

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Philadelphia Eagles worked out free agent running back Felix Jones. Cowboys free-agent RB Felix Jones worked out today for the Philadelphia Eagles, per league source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 7, 2013 Jones previously worked out for the Bengals this offseason.     Need NFL Tickets?
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