Found November 12, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:

Running back Shane Vereen, who broke his wrist in the season opener against the Bills and was placed on injured reserve/designated to return, is eligible to be activated to the 53-man roster this week. McDaniel was asked about Vereen yesterday and he cannot wait to get him back. “As soon as he’s ready and able to […]


Josh McDaniels on filling No. 4 WR void

When the New England Patriots released veteran Austin Collie last Tuesday after he injured his knee, it created a void at the No. 4 receiver spot. Offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels was asked Monday about the team's plans to fill it, and his answer provided insight as to how the coaching staff currently views the receiver depth chart. First, McDaniels said that the idea...

Shane Vereen is eligible to be activated this week

According to the Boston Globe,  Patriots running back Shane Vereen is eligible to be activated from short-term injured reserve this week. Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels is looking forward to Vereen’s return. “As soon as he’s ready and able to help us and we are able to play him, certainly he will have a role in the game,” McDaniels said. “He definitely did...

Shane Vereen Eligible to Activated, Return for Patriots Against Panthers This Week

Shane Vereen had a stellar showing in the Patriots’ regular-season opener. Then, he went on short-term injured reserve. Nine weeks later, he’s finally ready to get back on the field. Vereen, 24, has been practicing with his Patriots teammates for a few weeks, but he’s only now eligible to be activated from injured reserve. The versatile running back suffered a fractured wrist...

WATCH: Rob Gronkowski-themed rap song is Gronk-approved

Rapper UNO has produced a song called "Game Time," celebrating the return of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski from injury.

Win a Tom Brady t-shirt, Vote for the Road to MetLife Stadium Patriots MVP so far

As the Patriots begin their quest to MetLife Stadium for the Super Bowl, we've decided to chronicle that journey by highlighting the heroes from each game. The Pats have had an up and down season so far. Thankfully, they ended on a high note with Tom Brady finally looking like Tom Brady against Pittsburgh. With the bye week last week, we thought now would be a good time to not...

Rob Gronkowski's Football 101 Women's Clinic Featured Dance-Off and "Gronkinis"

While Tom Brady was off on some beach getaway, Rob Gronkowski spent his week off in a decidedly Gronk-like fashion: by hosting a football clinic for women which featured "Gronktinis" and a dance off. Because it ain't no party without a Patriots tight end dougie-ing the night away. And yes, "Gronktinis" are apparently a real thing: ...

Bill Belichick on His Father's Influence

Bill Belichick did a recent interview and the Patriots head coach expounded on his father's influence in his life, both professionally and personally. Bill's father, Steve, was a football coach at Navy, and Bill would often tag along to view practices and even go on scouting trips. The experiences were very formative. Per ESPN: "One of the things that I respect...

Video: Rob Gronkowski says Asian man told him he ‘could only cook fried rice’

TMZ published a video showing New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski saying of an Asian man, "they told me he could only cook fried rice."

Some historical perspective on the 2013 Patriots and their DVOA...

Some historical perspective on the 2013 Patriots and their DVOA ratings, Sub/Base mix and 3rd down percentages.

Mayo talks about his injury, working with the team, and his boob job

A couple weeks ago, Jerod Mayo sadly tore his pectoral muscle and had surgery on it, which ultimately ended his season. Last Friday, Mayo sat down with Tom Curran of CSNNE and talked about his injury and working with the team. Photo via Here is the very first thing Mayo said about his injury: “I got a boob job. You like it?” Which led to Curran awkwardly groping...

If the patriots didn't get the number one seed, where do you think belichick would prefer to play: Denver or Kansas City in afc championship if they made it

Well you have to respect both locations and their respective atmospheres, but in terms of the teams...

There is an original Rob Gronkowski rap song and nobody told me

I thought UNO was a chain-restaurant serving knock-off Chicago pizza all across suburban America, but apparent he is also a rapper. You learn something new every day. What he has penned here is quite literally a Rob Gronkowski theme song. Not a rap song about Gronk or a fan-song using a beat that has already been created and so poorly cut that the original lyrics can still be used...

what are some ways to beat a stout front four? can the patriots offense do it?

Sure. Generally we’ve seen the Pats go to their spread offense against a stout front four,...

The Patriots are underdogs against Carolina

Photo from Sports Illustrated Yep, you heard me. The Patriots are opening as underdogs for the match up against the Carolina Panthers on Monday Night Football, according to CSNNE. Las Vegas had them at 1.5 point underdogs when the betting opened, CSNNE reports. That has mainly to do with the fact that Carolina is one of the hottest teams in the lague right now and are coming off...

Bill Belichick Conference Call Transcript

Bill Belichick Conference Call Transcript: Q: According to last year’s statistics, Carolina led the...
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