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The New England Patriots have attempted to deploy their talented tight end Aaron Hernandez since his high ankle sprain and it only made his injury situation cloudier.
On Sunday Hernandez will not take the field when the Buffalo Bills come to town.
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The New England Patriots activated tight end Visanthe Shiancoe from the designated-to-return injured reserve list, giving the team insurance at the position with Aaron Hernandez nursing an ankle injury. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Hernandez will miss Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills. Hernandez also sat out the Patriots' previous game, an Oct. 28 win over...
The Patriots announced Saturday that TE Visanthe Shiancoe has been activated to the 53-man roster from the injured reserve list. Shiancoe was placed on injured reserve with a designation to return on Sept. 5, 2012.
The 32-year-old Shiancoe, signed with the Patriots as a free agent on July 25, 2012. A veteran of nine seasons with the Giants (2003-06) and Vikings (2007-11), Shiancoe...
Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez (ankle) is not active for Sunday's game against Buffalo.Fantasy Spin:New England activated Visanthe Shiancoe Saturday but he won't help fantasy owners.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez is out for today’s division game against the Bills.
Hernandez has been dealing with a serious ankle injury this season, which has been a constant issue for both Hernandez and the Patriots. The Patriots activated TE Visanthe Shiancoe yesterday, so he figures to handle Hernandez’s role in the teams offense.
That little Spygate situation certainly complicated life for Robert Kraft and the Patriots.
And considering that the offenses coach Bill Belichick was accused of committing — taping signals to get his team a competitive advantage — didn’t even end up helping that much, it wouldn’t be surprising if Kraft gave Belichick a little swat for the whole affair.
It turns out Kraft...
New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez didn’t start
yesterday’s game against the Buffalo Bills due to an ankle injury, and the team
lost offensive linemen Logan Mankins and Dan Connolly to injuries during the
Mankins exited the game after having his ankle rolled up on
twice in the third quarter. The offensive lineman underwent X-rays and was seen
in a walking...
No-one likes to get into trouble with their boss, even if he's one of the nicer men in the business.But when you damage your teams reputation, and cost them money, even Robert Kraft won't be happy, as Bill Belichick learned after the "spygate" revelations.Thanks to the nfl.com article for this snippet of Kraft's conversation with Gary Myers, who has written...
The New England Patriots had 14 players listed as questionable heading into this afternoon’s game against the Buffalo Bills. One key offensive player listed as questionable, is now being reported as doubtful, TE Aaron Hernandez. Adjust your fantasy football rosters accordingly. Hernandez has been battling an ankle injury and two sources, Adam Schefter and NFL Network reporter Albert...
Will Gronkowski dominate his hometown team once again?
The second half of the season has arrived for the 2012 New England Patriots. With a roller coaster 5-3 start, Bill Belichick and crew have weathered the storm to settle on top of the AFC East. Furthermore, the Patriots went on their Week 9 bye after an impressive schoolyard stomping of the Rams – winning 45-7 and looking like...
10:30 a.m.: They’re back!
After a nice, long bye week that saw many Patriots players catch up on some much-needed rest, Tom Brady and the boys are back in Foxboro with an AFC East rival in for a visit.
The Bills (3-5) made the trip from Buffalo and are looking to spoil the Patriots homecoming. Wide receiver Stevie Johnson should be back on the field to give Ryan Fitzpatrick a legitimate...
The Vikings’ Percy Harvin has been listed as doubtful for their game vs. Detroit today and is inactive because of an ankle injury.
The other high-profile wide receivers that rode this week’s injury report are active including Calvin Johnson, Brandon Lloyd, and Steve Johnson but Lloyd’s teammate Aaron Hernandez will not play vs. the Bills.
As for the late games, keep your eye...
We're happy to say it's while since we had a "Spygate" story to write about. So the story told by New York Daily News columnist Gary Myers in his new book: "Coaching Confidential: Inside the Fraternity of NFL Coaches" has to be pretty good to make the cut.
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft told Myers a story of confronting Bill Belichick about...
What are your thoughts on the Aquib Talib trade? Will this move be enough to fix the Patriots secondary?
Jason: I met news of the Talib trade with a resounding "meh." There really isn't any fixing this secondary; it's more a matter of bailing out that sinking lifeboat with your hands and hoping it gets close enough to shore that you can swim the rest of the...
The following is a collection questionable players for week 7 of the 2012 fantasy football season.
This post will be updated throughout the morning.
CJ Spiller – Shoulder
Rob Gronkowski – Hip
Brandon Lloyd – Knee
Percy Harvin – Ankle
Aaron Hernandez – Ankle
There's only so many ways you can talk about a bully beating up the nerdy kid and stealing his lunch money before it gets boring.
I tried to come up with a new angle to discuss the Bills-Patriots "rivalry" for this week's predictions post, but ended up taking a different approach for my submission because it got too lengthy. Instead, I thought I'd...