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FOXBORO, Mass. -- Sunday will be an important day for Patriots linebacker Gary Guyton. His mother, Janice, a breast cancer survivor, will be in attendance at Gillette Stadium for the Pats' crucial game against the Jets. And since the NFL makes a strong push every October to raise awareness for breast cancer, Guyton will be fully decked out in pink gear. Guyton said his mother tries to travel from Georgia for three or four games per season, but she jokes that she'll only do it before the snow starts to fall in the northeast. "I'm definitely glad she's coming," Guyton...

Video of the day: Patriots DE Shaun Ellis discusses facing the Jets

One of the storylines this week revolves around Shaun Ellis, the former Jets defensive end who will play his old team on Sunday. We wrote about that earlier this morning. Want to see Ellis talk about it in the locker room? Check out my video:

Aaron Hernandez, Albert Haynesworth, Mike Wright Return to Practice on Limited Basis

FOXBORO, Mass. -- Tight end Aaron Hernandez (knee), defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth (back) and defensive lineman Mike Wright (concussion) returned to practice Thursday on a limited basis, according to the Patriots' practice report. There were no other changes from Wednesday's session. Wide receiver Julian Edelman (ankle), linebacker Jerod Mayo (knee), tackle Sebastian...

Encouraging signs, as Haynesworth, Hernandez, Wright once again out on the practice field

Patriots coach Bill Belichick indicated during his press conference today that players were on the mend, and to that end, there were more encouraging signs out on the practice field today. As colleague Ian Rapoport reported from the lower practice field, defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth (back) , tight end Aaron Hernandez (knee), and defensive lineman Mike Wright (concussion)...

Patriots Buffet Table – Jets at Patriots

by Patriots Daily Kitchen Staff Oh no the vaunted Jets are coming to town. They have a championship level defense don’t you know? Just ask them they’ll tell you, as will any number of supposed Patriots fans. It’s true though, the Jets D looks awesome, did you know they’re giving up a whole .7 points less per game than the Pats? Yeah, the New England Patriots, those guys with...

Wes Welker wows 'em in New York, too

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. - Wes Welker isn't just amazing his Patriots teammates. He's amazing his opponents. Darrelle...

Trio Of Injured Patriots Practice Thursday

The New England Patriots received a boost on the injury front with tight end Aaron Hernandez (knee) and defensive linemen Albert Haynesworth (back) and Mike Wright (concussion) returning to practice for Thursday's full-pads session. Meanwhile, running back Danny Woodhead (ankle), receiver Julian Edelman (ankle), linebacker Jerod Mayo (knee) and offensive lineman Sebastian Vollmer...

Some Patriots defensive gameplan vs. Jets thoughts...

There’s no secret that if Mike Wright and Albert Haynesworth are back in action for the...

Welker looks to continue torrid start for Patriots

Wes Welker's mouth landed him in hot water prior to the New England Patriots' divisional playoff game against the New York Jets last season.

Vince Wilfork Press Conference Transcript - 10/6/2011

Read what New England Patriots NT Vince Wilfork had to say as he addressed the media during his press conference on Thursday, October 6, 2011.

Logan Mankins explains difference between the Jets and Jags

Patriots All Pro guard Logan Mankins is coming off his best game of the season in Oakland, one in which he held Richard Seymour in check. Mankins knows this week will be even tougher because of the varied fronts the Jets throw at you. “It’s not like Jacksonville, where they line up in one spot…

Ex-Jet Ellis faces former team for 1st time

Shaun Ellis was a dangerous intruder in New England's backfield when he sacked Tom Brady twice in last season's playoffs. He was a welcome addition when he walked into the locker room as a member of the Patriots this year.

True Patriot: Navy Orders NFL Player to Report for Duty

A running back on the New England Patriots has been ordered to do his patriotic duty - and report immediately for duty aboard a Navy ship. Eric Kettani, who became a feel-good story after making the team's practice squad, and who is an alum of  the U.S. Naval Academy, was ordered to return to his Navy ship in Jacksonville, the Boston Herald reported. He said he hopes to get...

Making himself useful

Dane Fletcher doesn’t spend much time looking for signs of approval from his Patriots coaches.
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