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Rob Gronkowski isn’t the only tight end on the New England Patriots who is dealing with injury concerns this offseason.
Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that Aaron Hernandez has had shoulder surgery and will likely miss workouts with the Patriots this spring.
#Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez underwent shoulder surgery this offseason, I'm told, likely knocking him out of OTAs and mini-camp this spring.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 16, 2013
Hernandez said earlier this spring that he has a renewed focus in the offseason this year, as he’s training with the goal of staying healthy for all 16 games next season.
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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft plans on matching any donations for the Boston bombing that are up to $100,000.Kraft Family hopes to assist recovery for victims of Boston Marathon tragedy by matching up to $100,000 in donations.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 16, 2013Kraft is not only one of the best owners in the NFL, he does...
Danny Amendola hasn’t been in New England very long, but he’s already making an impact on the community.
After yesterday’s unfortunate attacks at the Boston Marathon, Amendola took to Twitter to address the incident and said that he’ll be donating throughout the season for every catch AND every dropped pass.
He’ll donate $100 for every catch he passes, and up...
Joe Andruzzi circa 2001
I’ll try to ease my way back into some Patriots stuff today, after all it is BB and my birthday, but it hasn’t been easy to think about football in the last day. Still, Patriots players like Joe Andruzzi certainly give us some hope.
Joe Andruzzi yesterday:
Since news of the tragic Boston Marathon bombings broke on Monday afternoon, a number of athletes have been doing what they can to pay tribute to the victims and help the healing process. New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola, who is much closer to the incident this year than he would have been a year ago, has vowed to help out in the form of donations.
There has been an outcry of support for the city of Boston from athletes around the country over the past 24 hours, and now Patriots defensive tackle Vince Wilfork is doing his part.
Wilfork is committed to raising money for the relief efforts and the victims of the Marathon Monday bombings. He has agreed that all donations made to the Vince Wilfork Foundation for the entirety of...
It sure hasn’t been an easy offseason for the Patriots, at this point it seems like their only...
The Patriots are returning much of their secondary from a season ago in preparation of the 2013 season. But that doesn’t mean they won’t be looking to add even more on draft day.
Bringing back Aqib Talib was a good move, especially on a relatively team-friendly one-year, $5 million deal, but the one year does indicate the Patriots may be looking past the troubled star going forward...