Found July 21, 2013 on CLNS Radio:
Photo courtesy of FOXBOROUGH, Mass.—According to a press release from the team, the New England Patriots announced the signing of rookie free agent defensive back Justin Green today. Green began his collegiate football career at the University of Illinois at the running back position before moving to the secondary for his final three seasons of play.  During that time, he made 29 starts, tallying 76 total tackles, 13 passes defensed, one forced fumble, and two fumble recoveries. Last season, his senior campaign, was a stellar one. He played in 12 games starting 11 at the cornerback position and notched 36 tackles with six passes defensed. One of his better seasons defensively came in 2010, when he played in 13 games notching 55 total tackles (30 solo, 25 assisted) to go along with one forced fumble and four pass deflections. The Louisville, Ky. native had a great freshman (2009) campaign on the ground as he played in 12 contests, carrying the rock 19 times for 88 yards and ...

New offense in New England? Will Brady & Co. be adapting to a new offense this season?

​Throughout the majority of quarterback Tom Brady’s career, the New England Patriots have showcased and maintained a vertical offense where the pass dominated the play selection. With all the offseason maneuverings that have taken place within their organization, they may be forced to alter this philosophy into a more run-friendly approach. ​Let’s take a look at...

Patriots plan to release Donald Jones--PFT

Patriots plan to release Donald Jones--PFT: Somewhat of a surprising move.  According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Patriots are releasing Donald Jones. He was signed to a three-year deal this offseason after his time with the Bills, but it didn’t take them nearly that long to decide his fate.

Aaron Hernandez’s mother was stabbed by his step father around the time he signed with the Patriots

According to the Daily Beast,  Aaron Hernandez’s mother was stabbed back in 2010 by the man who ended up marrying her after his real father passed away when he 16 due to an infection he developed during a hernia surgery. “I immediately noticed she had a large laceration on her right cheek, and she was holding a napkin to her left wrist,” the subsequent police report stated...

Julian Edelman Listed As #2 For Patriots After Donald Jones’ Release

The New England Patriots have been a constant favorite of news outlets this summer after Aaron Hernandez’s off-field transgressions and alleged murder of Odin Lloyd, and the numerous surgeries for fellow all-pro tight end Rob Gronkowski. While those stories are certainly worthy of mainstream media scrutiny, fantasy owners are focused on the lack of options perennial early round...

Training Camp preview: Adrian Wilson

  One of the key off season acquisitions for the New England Patriots was veteran safety Adrian Wilson. Wilson should be able to help a defensive secondary which is generally seen as the Patriots weakest link and has been slowly improving after being one of the worst in the league during the 2010 season. Wilson is far and away the biggest player, physically, in the Patriots secondary...

Wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins could fly under the radar for the Patriots

According to Mike Reiss of, undrafted rookie free agent wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins was a player that was very impressive during the Patriots’ spring workouts. It sounds like Thompkins could be a guy that ends up flying under the radar. A lot can change between now and the end of training camp, but the under-the-radar Patriots offensive player who has arguably...

Report: Aaron Hernandez’s Mother Was Stabbed By Stepfather Soon After Patriots Drafted Tight End in 2010

When the Patriots selected Aaron Hernandez in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL draft, his mother Terri might have thought she was living out a dream come true. But about two months later, she probably felt like she was stuck in a nightmare. Aaron Hernandez’ father Dennis died in Jan. 2006 after suffering a fatal infection following a routine hernia surgery. Three years later,...

USA Today still has high hopes for Patriots and Hernandez

It looks like USA Today didn't hear the news.  According to a tweet by ESPN's Adam Schefter, the newspaper's NFL 2013 preview issue still wasn't aware about the stories out of Boston concerning accused murderer Aaron Hernandez when they went to press last week. Maybe with all of the excitement about Tim Tebow coming to town and everything — the story got lost...

The Complete Patriots Training Camp Guide

The Complete Patriots Training Camp Guide: ICYMI here’s a link to our full training camp...

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Report: New England Patriots work out WR Laurent Robinson

With the start of training camp only a few days away, the New England Patriots will reportedly work out former Dallas Cowboys and Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Laurent Robinson tonight. Going into camp, wide receiver is currently one of the positions with a lot of uncertainty after the loss of Wes Welker and the recent release of Aaron Hernandez and Donald Jones. Robinson, who...

Training Camp battles: The Secondary

Fun fact - it has literally been half a year since the New England Patriots played a football game. It's been... eventful. But boy, have I missed football. And now, in the searing heat of July, it's just around the corner. So time to preview some of the key battles that'll be going down in Training Camp. After looking at the battle to be Tom Brady's backup, it&...

Bill Belichick Is A Great Coach, Not A Genius

In today's world, the word "genius" gets tossed around very casually.  The word is so commonly used now in everyday life that we sometimes miss when a real genius is right in front of us.  This is no different in sports.  If anyone in the NFL today could be categorized as a coaching "genius" it is Bill Belichick for sure; there's no denying his resume...

Patriots Release Veteran WR, Sign Rookies

After just a series of offseason workouts and minicamps, the Patriots have decided to move on without free agent pickup WR Donald Jones. The former Buffalo Bill was replaced by a pair of rookies.

Hearing for Wallace moved to Friday

A pre-trial hearing for a man charged as an accessory to murder in the case involving former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been rescheduled. Bristol District Attorney Samuel Sutter said the hearing for Ernest Wallace in Attleboro District Court will be held Friday. The hearing was originally set for Monday but a spokesman for the district attorney said both...
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