Found August 20, 2013 on NESN.com:
FOXBORO, Mass. – Bill Belichick might have said “training camp is not over” in his press conference after Friday night’s game, but it has certainly ended for fans and media members. We won’t be gleaning muchat practice from here on out, but that just means we’ll be watching the games a little bit closer during the last few weeks of the preseason. No unit has been glaringly bad in New England, though some have not progressed as we had hoped this summer. Check out how the Patriots grade out positionally below. QUARTERBACKS: B+ Tom Brady‘s been an A+, Ryan Mallett‘s been a C+ and Tim Tebow‘s been a D. Averaged out and weighted towards Brady, that becomes a B+ overall for the quarterbacks. Knee injury or not, it doesn’t look like Brady has lost a step at all this summer. I expected more out of Mallett, though. There hasn’t been a practice where Mallett has really shined yet. Now in his third year, expectations were high for the Arkansas product, and so far, he has not delivered. RUNNING
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