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FOXBORO, Mass. -- Special teams captain Matthew Slater said his heart with always be with the Patriots, which made the contract extension an easy agreement. Slater, a free agent for the first time, signed a three-year deal last month to remain in New England. He didn't discuss whether or not he had conversations with other teams, but he wasn't exactly peering around the corner, either. The Patriots' fifth-round pick in 2008 was happy to re-up. "My heart was here all along," Slater said. "I wanted to be here. I was just happy they felt the same way about me and...

Matthew Slater Still Waking Up to Harsh Reality After Dreaming of Patriots' Victory in Super Bowl XLVI

FOXBORO, Mass. -- Patriots special teams captain Matthew Slater didn't really get to choose how he'd cope with the loss to the Giants in Super Bowl XLVI. Instead, his father, Hall of Fame tackle Jackie Slater, forced him to sit down and watch the game with him. ''I watched a little bit of it, only because my dad made me watch it," Slater said Tuesday. "But...

Chad Ochocinco: I’m gonna whoop Tom

Things became very quiet this past year for New England Patriots wide receiver Chad Ochocinco. The normally brash and outspoken player even toned down his act on Twitter, probably trying to fall in line with the Patriot way. But now that the offseason is here, Chad is back to entertaining all of us, his 3.5 million Twitter followers, with his more familiar way of doing things. ...

Eric Kettani Will Participate in Patriots' Workouts, Still Waiting for Navy to Rule on Appeal

Running back Eric Kettani will be onsite at Gillette Stadium next week when the Patriots begin their organized offseason workouts, though he is still waiting to hear from the Navy about his appeal. The lieutenant junior grade served two years of active duty before joining the Patriots during their 2011 training camp. He started the year on the practice squad before the Navy recalled...

Patriots, Wes Welker aren’t making any progress

According to Tom Curran of, both the New England Patriots and wide receiver Wes Welker haven’t made any progress towards getting a long-term deal worked out. The Patriots begin their offseason workouts on Monday and since Welker hasn’t signed his franchise tender, he won’t be able to participate. Welker believes he should be paid like a premiere receiver after leading...

Anthony Gonzalez Says Patriots the 'Best Organization on the Planet' (Video)

Anthony Gonzalez is getting settled in as the newest member of the New England Patriots, a group he calls the "best organization on the planet." That's high praise from a wide receiver who played with the Indianapolis Colts -- and Peyton Manning -- for five seasons. He tells's Jeff Howe why he wanted to be a Patriot and what he's expecting now that...

Pass Rushers On Patriots' Radar

The New England Patriots are busy looking to find pass rushers. After losing Mark Anderson and not finding a consistent young threat on their current roster, the team appears focused on building through the Draft.

10 possible Pats: Michael Brockers - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston

10 possible Pats: Michael Brockers - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston: Brockers is my...

Peyton Manning v Tom Brady: Analyzing The “Replacement Factor”

[Surgeon General’s Warning: Statistics!!!] The age old debate: Peyton Manning or Tom Brady, who is the better QB? We’ve argued it time and time again. Back in March of last year I recall a friendly discussion I had with a co-worker who happened to be a fan of the Patriots and Tom Brady. I argued, “Well, fine, forget the statistics and Super Bowls. Manning is better than Brady...

Debate: Where Do the Patriots Need to Add Depth in April’s Draft? :Derek's Patriots Blog

Debate: Where Do the Patriots Need to Add Depth in April’s Draft? :Derek's Patriots Blog: Good...

Gronk Spikes a Megatron Action Figure

On this weeks addition of “Gronk Spikes an object”, New England Patriots tight-end Rob Gronkowski rips off some push-ups, plays Madden against a Megatron action figure, and then Gronkspikes said Megatron action figure. Little background, this is in a continued effort by Rob Gronkowski to get voted to the Madden ’13 cover. He’s currently against Detroit Lion’s wide-receiver...

Gronk loses out to Megatron in Madden voting, won’t be on...

Gronk loses out to Megatron in Madden voting, won’t be on cover. I don’t think there’s any Patriots fans that are too upset about this, though Gronk certainly must be disappointed given how hard he campaigned for it. Oh well, the Pats avoid the Madden curse for another season.

Chad Ochocinco’s Fiancé Evelyn Lozada Gets Wild at Strip Club (Pics)

Easter eve in the Ochocinco household means popping bottles and dropping singles in stripper cooch. Chad Ochocinco’s fiancé spent her Saturday before Easter at Miami’s G5 strip club. Soon to be Mrs. Ochocinco was making it rain on one stripper.

Rob Gronkowski spikes a Megatron doll for the Madden ’13 cover competition

Patriots fans…I have some good news and some bad news. Good news: Rob Gronkowski appears to be working hard while doing pushups in this video and spiking a Megatron figure in preparation for his upcoming meeting with Calvin Johnson in the chase for the Madden ’13 cover. Bad news: New England fans, how alarming is it that your second best player listens to LMFAO? This has to be a concern.
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