Found February 06, 2012 on The Penalty Flag:
Looking at Wes Welker’s numbers, you would expect him to receive a big payday this offseason. Welker has been the New England Patriots’ most productive receiver over the past five years but there are a couple of factors that may determine if he receives that big payday or not. Welker has caught at least 100 catches or more in four of the five years he has played in New England but how much of that production comes from playing in the Patriots system? The way he is utilized and of course having Tom Brady as your quarterback helps a lot in amassing impressive numbers like Welker’s. It also doesn’t hurt having all of the other talented receivers around like Deion Branch, Randy Moss, Rob Gronkowski, and Aaron Hernandez over the years. Welker usually lines up off the line which helps him avoid getting jammed at the line of scrimmage allowing him to get into his routes seamlessly. Why is it so important to keep him off the line? Well that’s another one of those factors that teams will look at when deciding how much to pay him. Welker is only 5’9”. While being that short has never been a detriment [...]

Pats WR Welker OK with being overshadowed

Wes Welker is used to being overlooked. He's 5-foot-9. He wasn't drafted. His 11 catches couldn't prevent a Super Bowl loss four years ago. And in the run up to Sunday's rematch against the New York Giants, the New England Patriots wide receiver is getting little attention. Welker's NFL-leading 122 receptions were in the shadow of the spotlight-filling injured...

‘Bradying’ is the new social media trend (Pictures)

If you thought the Patriots schadenfreude hit its peak with a company dumping 8,000 Butterfinger candy bars in Boston to mock Wes Welker’s drop, you were wrong. Our friends at Busted Coverage drew our attention to “Bradying,” which apparently is the latest social media picture-taking trend. Much like Tebowing or even Gronking, Bradying involves posing with your legs stretched...

If Wes Welker is Butterfingers, What Candy Bars are Other NFL Players?

Over 8,000 pounds of Butterfingers candy bars were delivered by a company called Pawngo to Boston’s Copley Square on Tuesday, a gesture mocking New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker for his dropped pass during the fourth quarter of the team’s 21-17 Super Bowl XLVI loss to the New York Giants on Sunday night. The Denver and Chicago Internet based business...

Maria Menounos wears NY Giants bikini in Times Square (photos)

Those affiliated with the New England Patriots got egg on their face in two major town squares yesterday. A sign saying “thank you Wes Welker” accompanied 8,000 Butterfinger bars placed in the middle of Boston’s Copley Square. And in New York City, Massachusetts native, Extra host and Greek goddess of sexy abs/legs Maria Menounos paid up on the bet she lost; much to the delight...

Giants win Super Bowl XLVI: Overlooked plays from victory over Patriots

There were more key plays than Mario Manningham's catch and Wes Welker's drop

Gisele throws Patriots receivers under the bus (Video)

Gisele did more than console her husband Tom Brady after the Patriots’ Super Bowl loss. She also stood up for him against hecklers. Gisele was leaving her luxury box when a New York Giants fan started hurling taunts her way: “Eli rules! Eli owns your husband!” The Brazilian supermodel was waiting for an elevator when she snapped back, ripping the Patriots’ receivers in the...

Insult to Injury

While Giants fans celebrated their victory at the Parade in New York City – Boston locals got a 900 pound sweet surprise courtesy of Pawngo in the center of Copley Square in the heart of Boston.  900 pounds, or 8,000 bars of Nestle Butterfingers were piled high with a sign entitled, “Thank you Wes Welker” - making everyone in the area stop to take pictures, grab a bar...

Boston gets Butterfinger candy in honor of Patriots loss to Giants

Victory isn't the only thing that's sweet. Colorado-based online pawn shop left 900 pounds of Butterfingers candy bars in Boston's Copley Square on Tuesday to mock the New England Patriots. Patriots receiver Wes Welker dropped a pass late in the fourth quarter of Sunday's...

The UnExperts: Super Bowl Picks

The UnExperts are back and I am sure our opinions don’t matter but we like to give them! Super Bowl Winners and why in 10 words or less NickEv Giants “Nicks catches it off his head this time” My Instant Analysis : Well I guess NickEv believes Percy Jackson didn’t steal the Giants lightening Follow NickEv at @Straitpinkie on Twitter CarlH Giants “Eli-Te Manning shreds the...

Thank you... the refs for giving the Giants 2 free points at the beginning of the game.  Those points didn't affect the outcome at all. the 12th person on the field when the Giants fumbled the ball away in the red zone early in the game. Tom Brady for making another stupid long-bomb interception, just like the one he made two weeks ago against Baltimore. Wes Welker...
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