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The fact that Bill Belichick wants to trade a player unwilling to give football 100 percent of his attention should come as a surprise to no one. The Patriots have discussed trading Jeff Demps, according to Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald. Demps is preparing to return to his track and field career, but still wants to play football for half the season. New England signed Demps to a three-year deal on August 17 and placed him on season-ending injured reserve on August 31. As Mike Loyko of mentioned on Twitter, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were the other finalist for Demps last season before the Patriots signed him. Belichick has a strong relationship with Bucs head coach Greg Schiano, which could make a deal easier. Demps was expected to handle return duties once on the field. The team signed returner Leon Washington this offseason and re-signed Julian Edelman, who has handled punt return duties in the past for the Patriots. Danny Amendola has also returned kicks and pu...

"I think the Patriots capitalized on an unexpected opportunity on this one. They have been looking..."

“I think the Patriots capitalized on an unexpected opportunity on this one. They have been...

NFL executives favor Patriots offseason moves

New England Patriots fans may be concerned about the loss of Wes Welker, Brandon Lloyd, Danny Woodhead, and their 232 receptions in 2012, but Greg Bedard of The Boston Globe reports their is no need to worry. Replaced by 

What are the Patriots options if Rob Gronkowski can't start Week 1? - Going Deep -

What are the Patriots options if Rob Gronkowski can't start Week 1? - Going Deep - Good...

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2013 NFL Mock Draft: Draft Day Creeping Near | - 2013 NFL Draft: We’ll try...

Alfonzo Dennard’s Patriots-Friendly Sentencing Helps Secondary, But Team Still Needs Cornerback in Draft

No one seems to have a full set of details for what exactly happened on April 21, 2012 in Lincoln, Neb., but that doesn’t much matter anymore. Alfonzo Dennard fell all the way to the Patriots in the seventh round and the gamble paid off for New England. Dennard emerged as a starting cornerback in 2012 and he won’t miss any time on the field due to his conviction of felony assault...

Tom Brady...Yankees fan?

Over the weekend, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was seen on camera at Yankee Stadium watching the Yankees and Orioles. So the question becomes - who was he rooting for? As the ball leaves the bat of Nick Markakis, is Brady yelling "OH NO!" in support of his brother-in-law Kevin Youkilis who of course now plays for the Yankees,  or "GO GO!"...

New England Patriots Re-Sign Michael Hoomanawanui To One-Year Deal

The New England Patriots came to terms with free agent tight end Michael Hoomanawanui on a one-year deal worth $1.323 million. He played in 14 games for the Patriots in 2012, catching 5 passes for 109 yards. The post New England Patriots Re-Sign Michael Hoomanawanui To One-Year Deal appeared first on Fantasy Sports Player Rankings - Baseball and Football -

Joe Andruzzi helps woman after Boston Marathon Bombing

Joe Andruzzi, long time offensive lineman for the New England Patriots, made a huge difference a woman’s life today,  Andruzzi is usually protecting the likes of Tom Brady, but today during one of the most horrific days in U.S History he was protecting innocent bystanders.  At the iconic Boston Marathon where 27,000 Runners run to be apart of an historic day were all rocked by...

Patriots TE Hoomanawanui signs one-year tender

BY DAN BEGNOCHEWith at least a portion of the team's tight end squad in limbo, the New England Patriots' depth chart became a bit more definitive Monday, as tight end Michael Hoomanawanui signed his one-year tender offer.According to Field Yates of, the 24-year-old's deal is worth $1.323 million for the 2013 season. (photo: Jeffrey Beall)The former St....

Some thoughts on Boston

The large gentleman carrying the distraught woman here is former New England Patriots offensive lineman Joe Andruzzi who was at this year’s Boston marathon helping run a charity and enjoying the day. For reasons still undetermined, someone then decided to try and kill as many people as possible. This is the closest I can legitimately come to claiming some affiliation with Boston...

Bill Belichick Says He Will Evaluate Manti Te’o With Same Process as Any Other Prospect (Video)

Manti Te’o is the most polarizing prospect in this year’s NFL draft class, but Bill Belichick still plans to evaluate him just like he would any other player. Belichick was in South Bend, Ind., on Thursday to speak at the Notre Dame Coaches Football clinic and talked about the rich tradition of Notre Dame football, some of his connections to the program and even covertly addressed Te’o...
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