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Patriots Chairman and CEO Robert Kraft addresses the media at Patriots media day at Lucas Oil Stadium on Tuesday, January 31, 2012.

Trading Drew Bledsoe One Of Three Major Decisions That Turned Patriots Around, Says Robert Kraft

Patriots owner Robert Kraft has made a lot of important decisions at the helm of the organization. However, if it weren't for a few particular bold ones, the Pats likely never would have emerged as one of the premier organizations in football. At least not in New England. In an interview with Sports Illustrated's Peter King, Kraft highlighted three decisions he made that...

Patriots owner Robert Kraft calls today’s sendoff rally a “very emotional experience”

It’s been an emotional year for Robert Kraft. The Patriots owner’s wife, Myra, died last summer, in the middle of the NFL lockout that Kraft helped resolve. Kraft has said numerous times that this season has helped him cope with his heartache. Kraft experienced another special moment this morning when 25,000 fans filled Gillette Stadium for a rally before the Patriots departed...

Three bold decisions by Robert Kraft transformed the - 02.06.12 - SI Vault

Three bold decisions by Robert Kraft transformed the - 02.06.12 - SI Vault: Required reading for all...

Robert Kraft Featured on Cover of Sports Illustrated (Photo)

In what has been an eventful NFL season, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has certainly managed to leave his mark -- so much so that he is being featured in the upcoming edition of Sports Illustrated. Back in July, Kraft was credited by the Pittsburgh Steelers' Jeff Saturday for his vital contributions to ending the four-and-a-half month NFL lockout. His Patriots then...

Before Super Bowl XLVI, Patriots owner Robert Kraft graces the cover of Sports Illustrated

It’s totally normal for an NFL quarterback to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated. For Patriots QB Tom Brady, that was just last week. But for an owner? That never happens. It did today, though. Owner Robert Kraft will grace this week’s SI cover, with his MHK patch showing. This is the story from Peter King. The cover is below:

Video: Barrington nuns will be cheering on the Patriots

By Cecilia Prestamo The Carmelite nuns at the monstery in Barrington, RI, are huge fans of Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Partiots and the team. Sister Normagene Gillespie, talks about at trip that some of the sisters made to Gillette Stadium a few years ago. She also talks about what she and the other sisters that are football fans will be doing on Super Bowl Sunday...

Kraft: Three decisions helped transform the organization

By Corey BourassaIn an interview with Sports Illustrated's Peter King, Patriots owner Robert Kraft says he made three bold decisions that ultimately turned the franchise from a laughingstock to one of the best in all of football. The three decisions according to Kraft were: Overpaying for the franchise, hiring Bill Belichick and trading Drew Bledsoe. You can read King's...

Colts owner Jim Irsay is happy for Patriots owner Robert Kraft … no really, he is

Colts owner Jim Irsay was part of the news conference celebrating the Indianapolis-based Super Bowl committee, putting on good face even amid his awful season. Afterward, he stopped and chatted with reporters in the hallway. Irsay was asked about Patriots owner Robert Kraft, and whether he’s happy that, after the offseason Kraft had, he was happy to see him on this stage. Irsay...

Mara, Kraft share mutual respect

They will be rooting like crazy against one another, hopeful their respective teams will win Super Bowl XLVI on Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium. But if it wasn't for John Mara and Robert Kraft standing shoulder-to-shoulder in a tension-filled offseason of arduous labor negotiations, there might not be a Giants-Patriots Super Bowl.

Patriots owner Robert Kraft heads into Super Bowl with a heavy heart

Kraft says Mara family has done a lot for the NFL

Tom Brady, Robert Kraft Address Patriots Fans at Gillette Stadium Super Bowl Send-off Rally

Tom Brady was the last player to speak to an estimated 25,000 fans who turned out to Gillette Stadium on Sunday for the Patriots send-off rally. The quarterback expressed disappointment that every fan in attendance at the rally could not accompany the Patriots to Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis. "I wish we could take all of you to Indy with us," Brady said, according to...

Super Bowl-Bound Patriots Sent Off to Indianapolis by Enthusiastic Fans at Gillette Stadium (Photos)

The New England Patriots held a send-off rally for their fans at Gillette Stadium on Sunday morning. Six players, coach Bill Belichick and owner Robert Kraft spoke to the 25,000-plus fans in attendance. The Pats are set to take on the New York Giants at Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis next Sunday. New England will be looking to atone for its Super Bowl loss to Eli Manning and the...

Popular owners reach the Bowl

By Paul KenyonThe NFL is happy having two major markets like New York and Boston in the Super Bowl and the NFL union is equally pleased because of the people involved. DeMaurice Smith, the executive director of the NFL Players' Association, broke his usual stance of not rooting for anyone. He said it is fitting that the Giants and Patriots have reached the Super Bowl because...
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