Found September 10, 2012 on Pats Propaganda:
This week’s Bottom Line Player of the Week is an easy choice for me. It’s a guy that I wasn’t overly impressed with based on what was available of YouTube highlights. A guy I put on my big board somewhat reluctantly. And a guy that suddenly became the fastest riser just a week before the draft. Yes, I’m talking about Chandler Jones. Even after the Pats selected him, and pundits like Mike Lombardi and Mike Mayock were saying he could end up being the best player in the draft, we all still thought it would take some time for Jones to find his way. He needed to get stronger. He wasn’t explosive. Well what a different a few months make. Jones seized his opportunity when Rob Ninkovich missed a couple training camp practices and he’s barely left the field since. We’ve known all along that a true elephant defensive end in the mold of Willie McGinest is the kind of player the Patriots truly needed to do all the things they want to be able to do. Andre Carter was a great addition last year, ...

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Wes Welker Calls Tom Brady The Toughest Metrosexual He Knows

This quote is hilarious and if you can appreciate how Tom Brady is view by both sexes, then its really funny. Brady was smacked in the nose by Kamerion Wimbley during the second quarter of the Patriots route of the Tennessee Titans. Some of Brady’s teammates took it upon themselves to bust his chops a little bit.  None more than pro bowl wide receiver Wes Welker. “He’s...

Is Stevan Ridley the Answer to the Patriots’ Riddle at RB?

In the Patriots pass-happy world it has been Tom Brady, a plethora of wide receivers, and more recently his monster tight end combo that have been the apple of the fantasy world’s eye. The running back scene has been one to almost avoid. Coming off a 125 yard (152 total yards), one touchdown day from Stevan Ridley, perhaps it’s the dawn of a new day. . The Patriots remain...

Why you shouldn’t fret about a poor Wes Welker performance

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Rob Gronkowski Hauls in TD in Opener

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Gronkowski Scores A Controversial Touchdown And Celebrates By Slamming The Football Into The Ground

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Patriots rookies contributing on defense

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Week 1 Fantasy Football Recap: Patriots vs Titans

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No (fumble) Problem Here

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Week 1 Risers and Fallers: Pats shut down CJ2K

Will the real CJ2K please stand up?  I don't know who was wearing No. 28 for the Titans on Sunday, but the Patriots managed to put a deathly end to Chris Johnson's proclamation that he'll lead the league in rushing this season.  In New England's 31-13 trouncing of Tennessee, we saw early investments from the 2012 draft class, particularly with Chandler...

Report: Dan Koppen close to signing with the Broncos

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