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The New England Patriots head into the 2012 season looking for their offensive leaders to deliver once again and lead the team to the playoffs. Here are the numbers you can expect to see from the Pats' offensive weapons and how they stack up to the rest of the league. Tom Brady threw for a career-high and franchise-record 5,235 yards last season. It was the second time he had surpassed 4,500 yards passing in a season and that number is his over/under total for the 2012 season (both options at -115). Five quarterbacks in addition to Brady threw for...

Tom Brady vs. the NFL | Sean Glennon

Tom Brady vs. the NFL | Sean Glennon: New Patriots book alert!!!

Floyd Mayweather Cashes in Big on $100K Patriots Bet

Tom Brady and the Patriots gave Floyd Mayweather 100,000 reasons to smile Sunday after beating the Titans 34-13. Mayweather bet $100,000 on the Pats, which he proved by tweeting out an Instagram picture of a betting slip. The bet was for New England to cover by -3 at the half with -110 odds. Mayweather reaped the benefits of a strong first-half defensive effort by the Patriots, including...

Pats' Brady not sure if he broke nose

Tom Brady might have broken his nose in the Patriots' 34-13 win over the Tennessee Titans. The two-time NFL MVP says he never has had a broken nose before. Brady was hurt in the second quarter when sacked by Titans defensive end Kamerion Wimbley but didn't miss a play. Trainers taped up his nose, and he finished off the game by throwing for 236 yards and two touchdowns...

Welker: Brady is tough metrosexual

Wes Welker responded to a question about Tom Brady’s nose in a way only he can. Asked if he still considers Brady a “handsome man” despite the nose injury, Welker got off a pretty funny line.

Tom Brady Fires Two Touchdowns vs. Titans

Quarterback Tom Brady was solid in New England's season-opening win over the Titans. He completed 23 of 31 passes for 236 yards and two touchdowns. Brady did not throw an interception.Fantasy Spin:That computes to a quarterback rating of 117.1. Brady's most targeted receiver Sunday was Brandon Lloyd, who he threw to on eight occasions. Next up for Brady and company will be...

Can Tom Brady And The Patriots Live Up To The Fantasy Hype?

As if Tom Brady didn't have it good enough.  The guy has multiple Super Bowl rings, a supermodel wife, millions in the bank, and a head of hair that makes Matt Hasselbeck green with envy.  For those of you who still believe that life is fair and that nothing this good lasts forever, I’m sorry to inform you that things have actually gotten better for Brady in the last year...

Patriots Live Blog: Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski Looking to Rekindle Flame in Season Opener Against Titans

8 a.m. ET: Tom Brady found himself staring down small blades of grass plenty during the Patriots preseason schedule, but he's hoping that will change once the real games kick off Sunday. Week 1's matchup against Tennessee will be the offensive line's first true test. The line problems are definitely a big concern for Bill Belichick and the Patriots' coaching staff...

What's Up With Wes Welker? Brady's Binkie Limited In Opener

Wes Welker has been Tom Brady's go to receiver almost since the day he was acquired from the Dolphins (bet they wish they could have a do-over on that one), yet when the Patriots handily beat the Titans on Sunday, Welker was nary to be seen.The All-Pro slot receiver finished his day with three catches for 14 yards, putting Welker on track for 48 catches, far from his 2011 pace...

New England Patriots vs. Tennessee Titans: Five Things We Learned

It has been 216 days since we last saw NFL action, and from everything we have seen so far over the opening weekend of the NFL season, it has been worth the wait. Tom Brady and the New England Patriots opened the season in Tennessee against the Titans, who were giving Jake Locker his first career NFL start.New England is coming off a Superbowl loss and looking to take their first...

Patriots-Titans Preview

Brady and Locker cross paths tomorrow (source) New England Patriots @ Tennessee Titans How will the Patriots beleaguered offensive line handle week 1? The Patriots offensive line has been pretty solid in Tom Brady's career and is one reason he has been able to become one of the best.  This offseason saw them lose Matt Light to retirement, and Brian Waters to a possible...

Vote: What Was the Most Encouraging Stat From the Patriots' Win Over the Titans?

All those preseason worries about the Patriots offense? They're out the window after New England put a 34-13 beatdown on the Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon. The defending AFC champions were the heavy favorite heading into the matchup, so perhaps the outcome shouldn't have been unexpected. But either way, it was a convincing victory for a squad which is expected to rack...

Young Patriots Impressive In Opening Win

Early in the first quarter yesterday, it looked a replay of some of the worst moments of last season for the Patriots.  The defense gave up a first down on third-and-long, Wes Welker dropped a pass he normally would catch, and Brandon Lloyd looked suspiciously like the guy who wore #85 last season on a long bomb from Brady. The Twitter critics were basking in their self-made glory...


Well you have been waiting all week for the most comprehensive Fantasy Football rankings out there and your wait is finally over.  Our week 1 report is complete and up to date with all the major injuries out there.  Our rankings take into account the head to head match-ups that each player is encountering.  There are a lot of major injury issues already and especially at Running...
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