Found December 14, 2011 on The Rap Sheet:
For six weeks, Patriots LB Dane Fletcher sat and watched. While undergoing  a few surgeries on this thumb, he was biding his time and waiting. He returned against the Redskins, made seven tackles, and looked pretty stout. In the locker room on Monday, before the talk turned to the Broncos, Fletcher talked about it. Check out my video: **In compliance with the NFL’s ridiculous video policy, this will self-destruct in 24 hours.

Bill O'Brien Explains Sideline Argument With Tom Brady, Says Mother Told Him to Watch His Language

Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien heard from his mother after Sunday's sideline spat with quarterback Tom Brady, and he laughed while saying she told him to watch his language. On a more serious note, O'Brien had his first chance to address the confrontation Tuesday. "It's just two competitive guys that want the best for the team, and we've moved...

Julian Edelman Wont be Going to Jail

Patriots’ wide receiver/kick returner/new defensive back Julian Edelman was arrested (mug shot on the right) back on November 1st and charged with “indecent assault and battery” for allegedly groping a women during a Halloween party at Storyville night club on Exeter St. in Boston’s Back Bay.  Today the charges were dropped, and the Suffolk County DA’s office issued this...

Tim Tebow vs. Tom Brady: Are They similar?

Tim Tebow vs. Tom Brady:  Are they similar?  With the impending Sunday matchup of the New England Patriots and the Denver Broncos in Mile High Stadium, much has been made of the differences of the two quarterbacks Tom Brady and Tim Tebow.  Yes we know, Tom Brady is a pocket passer who meticulously reads defenses and uses his mind to overcome the opposition and Tebow uses his...

Opposites attraction: Tim Tebow faces Tom Brady on Sunday

One is the mold, the other, well, he's trying to break it, with every comeback victory and improbable finish.

Statement From Julian Edelman

New England Patriots WR Julian Edelman issued the following statement on Thursday, December 15, 2011...

Bill O'Brien Conference Call Transcript

New England Patriots Offensive Coordinator Bill O'Brien addresses the media during his conference call on Tuesday, December 13, 2011.

Can the Patriots Woo Back Romeo Crennel to Fix the Defense?

News broke earlier today that the Kansas City Chiefs fired head coach Todd Haley. Chiefs defensive coordinator Romeo Crennel will serve as the Chiefs’ head coach for the remainder of the season. For those who may recall, Crennel was the Patriots’ defensive coordinator during their Super Bowl championship years before taking a head coaching job in Cleveland. Crennel went 24-40...

Back For More

Running back Sammy Morris, settling into a life after football, said it didn't really cross his mind that he might be called on as a replacement for DeMarco Murray after the rookie was injured.

Patriots - Broncos Injury Report

The New England Patriots (10-3) and the Denver Broncos (8-5) announce the following player injuries and practice participation.
Patriots News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.