Found September 18, 2012 on Next Level Sports Network:
If one of the Patriots’ Swiss Army Knives Julian Edelman gets cut this week, its pretty much safe to say it’s because he took out one of the team’s superstars. Edelman rolled up underneath tight end Aaron Hernandez’s ankle during Sunday’s loss against the Arizona Cardinals as he made his way downfield after catching a [...]

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Report: Hernandez has ankle sprain

Aaron Hernandez reportedly suffered a high ankle sprain, which could force him to miss a significant amount of time and present a huge obstacle for the Patriots offense.

Report: Aaron Hernandez Out a Few Weeks With Injured Right Ankle

When Aaron Hernandez rolled to the turf in the first quarter of the Patriots' loss to the Cardinals on Sunday afternoon, most people watching knew he wouldn't be hopping up and walking this one off. But ever since Hernandez first hurt his right ankle, the news has gotten better. An X-ray on Sunday revealed that the ankle was not broken. On Monday, the possibility of the valuable...

Hernandez loss hurts Patriots in multiple phases

Three plays into Sunday's game, Patriots fans witnessed Aaron Hernandez go down with an ankle injury. Then the fans witnessed the Patriots offense go down in flames. Bill Belichick and Josh McDaniels have their work cut out for them. Their versatile tight end who plays inline, the slot, halfback, wide out and punt returner could miss up to six weeks. Tom Brady was harassed...

Wes Welker's New Place as Patriots All-Time Leading Receiver Underscored by Loss of Starting Job and Game

Wes Welker started Sunday's game standing on the sidelines, but by the end of the afternoon he was running into the history books. Welker, who was replaced in the starting lineup by Julian Edelman on Sunday, stood by and watched as the Patriots offense struggled to combat a stringy Arizona defense for much of the first half. Just when it seemed that Tom Brady and the passing...

Aaron Hernandez Slated For MRI Monday

New England tight end Aaron Hernandez's injured ankle will get an MRI on Monday to confirm the early diagnosis of a high-ankle sprain.Fantasy Spin:The Patriots have a wealth of options at receiver and tight end and are one of the few teams in the league that can survive an injury like this. Tom Brady's numbers don't figure to drop and this should help Wes Welker, Rob...

If Bill Belichick is vindictively punishing the great Wes Welker, the fraud should again be ashamed of his behavior

Despite putting up solid numbers and breaking Troy Brown’s record to become the all-time receptions leader in Patriots history with his 558th catch in New England’s embarrassing 20-18 loss to the Arizona Cardinals, speculation is mounting that receiver Wes Welker … Continue reading →

Patriots agree to one-year deal with former Pro Bowl tight end

With Aaron Hernandez set to miss up to a month after suffering an injury this past Sunday, the New England Patriots went out and signed former Pro Bowl tight end, Kellen Winslow Jr.  New England brought Winslow in for a tryout a few weeks ago, but things didn't escalate further after Winslow supposedly failed a physical. Winslow has had a rocky career since being drafted...

Top 5 Fantasy TE’s for Week 3 + Sleeper

Last week didn’t quite fare so well for my Top 5 TE’s of the week as Aaron Hernandez fell to an injury and Norv Turner pulled a shocker on the world as he held Antonio Gates out of the game, but I feel much better about this week’s list. So without further ado, I present to you the Top 5 guys of the week. 5. Brent Celek (Stephen Flood/AP Photo) Michael Vick has been known to...

Pats stunned at home 20-18 by Cards

The New England Patriots lost for the first time in 11 home openers at Gillette Stadium. They may have also lost one of their most dynamic and dangerous offensive weapons for a while. Tight end Aaron Hernandez injured his right ankle midway through the first quarter of New England's 20-18 loss to the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday and did not return. He left the stadium after...

SportsFans In HeadBands with Russell Baxter

Russell Baxter (@BaxFootballGuru) from Pro Fotoball Guru will join us to help talk Patriots fans off the Tobin Bridge and break down the rest of the results form Week 3 of the NFL.  We’ll tackle the concerns surrounding the injury to Aaron Hernandez and how it will effect the Patriots moving forward. Also, Bobby Valentine just can’t [...]
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