Found May 23, 2012 on
Pro Football Zone:
According to Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com, the New England Patriots have signed first round pick Chandler Jones.
The Patriots drafted Jones in hopes that he’ll be able to come in and be a difference maker as a pass rusher, since they had a hard time getting to the quarterback in 2011.
The Patriots have only two more draft picks to sign. Both Dont’a Hightower (1st round) and Jake Bequette (3rd round) are unsigned.
BEST OF MAXIM
Patriots lock up first round draft pick Chandler Jones.
Good news and I have to say I am very much enjoying the lack of rookie signing drama across the league this year.
Just not sold on the 95 number selection. Yet. If it’s even permanent.
Only Hightower (see above, as well as at OTAs this week) and Bequette remain unsigned.
Happy Birthday to the Patriots Julian Edelman. Here’s his record-setting 94 yard punt return (by wallstreethyena08)
HERE COMES THE STORK
Rumor has it that the wife of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is pregnant and expecting the couple's second child.
Once a 2nd round pick in 2009, Ron Brace is now on the roster bubble for the Patriots. A 330 pound defensive tackle, Brace has just 35 tackles, 3 for loss, and 1 forced fumble in 3 seasons and could be behind Vince Wilfork, Kyle Love, Brandon Deaderick, Myron Pryor, and Gerard Warren on the depth chart at defensive tackle. He’s facing an uphill battle to stay on the roster. He...
Patriots Fan in the locker room (by JimParisi)
Thought that had some cool behind the scenes shots from days gone by.
Tweets of note from today’s Patriots OTA that was open to the media.
Time to make another run at this thing…
(via Snapshots: Photos from today’s OTA - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN Boston)
According to brazildispatch.com, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and supermodel Gisele Bundchen are expecting their second child.
There are reports from people who have dressed Gisele prior to some recent events that they’ve noticed a change in her body. There are also reports that she’s spoken to family and friends about being pregnant. Gisele...
Hot News for C Bill Belichick
CBS's Pete Prisco has come out with his annual list of top 100 NFL players and it holds five members of the New England Patriots, four of whom fall in the top 50.
Unsurprisingly, the top Patriot is quarterback Tom Brady, who fell a spot after been tied for first with Payton Manning last year. Brady is now second to Aaron Rodgers. Prisco says there is no sign of Brady slowing...
About a month ago former New England Patriots linebacker and current NFL analyst ripped into wide receiver Wes Welker for saying that he might miss mandatory team activities while holding out for a long-term contract.
McGinest said he did not like the wideout's "diva attitude" and the two exchanged a few barbs on Twitter.
Since then, Welker has signed his $9.515 million...