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Robert Kraft is known in New England as the man who took an also-ran football team and made it one of the premier franchises in America’s foremost pro sports league. Can he do the same for the seemingly dying newspaper industry? On Wednesday, The Boston Globe reported that its sale was progressing, and that The New York Times Company, the newspaper’s parent company, had met with bidders and potential investors. However, a little-noticed fact in that report noted that “Representatives of the Kraft family, owners of the New ­England Patriots football team, also attended a presentation.” According to the report, the company that The New York Times Company hired to sell the Globe has had at least six meetings about the paper’s sale. Representatives from The Kraft Group attended those but have not yet submitted a formal offer. A group led by the Taylor family, which originally sold the Globe 20 years ago, has submitted a bid. As MyFoxBoston points out, the Times purchased the Globe in 19...

"We have been informed by the New England Patriots that Kyle Love will be released NFI (Non-Football..."

“We have been informed by the New England Patriots that Kyle Love will be released NFI (Non-Football Injury/Illness). This comes on the heels of Kyle having been diagnosed within the past two weeks with Type-2 diabetes. Naturally, we are disappointed that the Patriots decided to part ways with Kyle, especially in light of the fact that a number of elite professional athletes with...

Kyle Love’s Life Keeps Getting Worse

In a cruel-seeming roster action yesterday, the Patriots released Defensive Tackle Kyle Love after he was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. The move was at least slightly controversial, in that it would be completely illegal for most employers to fire…Read more →

Here’s some throwback Tom Brady for ya. 

Here’s some throwback Tom Brady for ya. 

Dont’a Hightower Is Happy to Be With Patriots to Showcase His Versatility at Linebacker

FOXBORO, Mass. — It’s no coincidence that Bill Belichick and the Patriots have drafted linebackers who can cover, stop the run and blitz early two seasons in a row. In 2012, Dont’a Hightower was drafted No. 25 overall in the first round out of Alabama. He had experience playing inside linebacker, outside linebacker and as a defensive end rushing off the edge. This year, Jamie...

Rob Gronkowski’s woes continues, back issues could also require surgery

When Rob Gronkowski burst onto the scene, he was the prototype tight end. Big and strong, Gronkowski seemed indestructible, but going into his fourth season, he's falling apart at the seams. According to Mike Garafolo of USA TODAY, the once mercurial star’s health is quickly becoming a dark cloud over his career. Gronkowski recently underwent a MRI for a back problem he...

The New England Patriots Reload With Their 2013 Rookie Class

2013 New England Patriots Rookie ClassDraft Picks2nd Round: Jamie Collins, Outside Linebacker2nd Round: Aaron Dobson, Wide Receiver3rd Round: Logan Ryan, Cornerback3rd Round: Duron Harmon, Strong Safety4th Round: Josh Boyce, Wide Receiver7th Round: Michael Buchanan, DE/Outside Linebacker7th Round: Steve Beauharnais, Linebacker Free Agent RookiesTJ Moe, Wide ReceiverJoe Vellano,...

Donte’ Stallworth Has An Interesting Story Behind His Twitter Avatar

It seems that Donte’ Stallworth had a small run in with the CIA as he tried to take a picture outside of their Langley offices.  I’ll let Donte’ explain via Twitter.  Enjoy his explanation of how he had a close brush with the CIA in order to snap a picture outside of the CIA headquarters in Langley. #bbpBox_335554781223473152 a { text-decoration:none; color:#B30909; }#bbpBox_335554781223...

New England Patriots Sign Draft Pick CB Logan Ryan

The New England Patriots have agreed with 2013 draft pick, No.83 overall, cornerback Logan Ryan to a four-year deal. Expect Ryan to compete for a backup spot on the roster with a possible increased role if he can prove to adapt to the NFL well. The post New England Patriots Sign Draft Pick CB Logan Ryan appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL News | MLB News | NBA News | NHL News | Fantasy |.

NFL Top 100 Players of 2013: No. 77 Aaron Hernandez

NFL Top 100 Players of 2013: No. 77 Aaron Hernandez

New England Patriots Offseason Review

It’s hard to believe that in just a little over two months training camp will open. Since the...

Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski Scheduled For Fourth Surgery Next Week

New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski is scheduled to be seen by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jesse Jupiter next week to determine if the staph infection that has been plaguing his surgically repaired forearm. According to the Boston Globe, Gronkowski is wrapping up a course of antibiotics and will be re-examined afterwards to determine if the infection has sufficiently cleared...

Clayton: Patriots should be concerned with Rob Gronkowski

ESPN’s John Clayton believes the New England Patriots should be concerned about the health of tight end Rob Gronkowski. Not only because he’s going to have a fourth forearm surgery, but now that he’ll likely have to undergo back surgery. Clayton made a great point that Gronk’s back problems have been a lingering issue.  The thing about a back is that surgery is certainly...

Sources: Gronk set for 4th forearm surgery

New England new england patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is scheduled to undergo a fourth surgery on his left forearm next week, sources told ESPN national football league Insider Adam Schefter. The exact date of the surgery is not yet set.,

patsfanfotoshop: I’m going to miss Wes Welker with the Patriots...

patsfanfotoshop: I’m going to miss Wes Welker with the Patriots this season and I think he will miss Tom Brady getting him the ball.  But I am excited to see what Danny Amendola can do in this offense.  Can we get the season started already?

Gronk May Also Need Back Surgery

More bad news for Rob Gronkowski fantasy owners. Not only does the Patriots tight end need arm surgery but it also looks like he'll need surgery on his back. SOURCE: ESPNFantasy Spin:The Patriots are still optimistic that Gronk will be ready for Week 1 but given what's already unfolded this offseason, that's no guarantee. Danny Amendola and Aaron Hernandez will both see...
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