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Tom Brady: Trust in Brandon LaFell allows me to 'let it rip'

FOXBORO, Mass. — Trust clearly isn’t an issue between New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and free-agent addition Brandon LaFell. Brady proved that Sunday in the Patriots’ 42-20 win over the Indianapolis Colts, when he showed confidence in LaFell’s timing, catch radius and ability to make a contested catch on two deep back-shoulder passes. The chemistry between Brady...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Practice Report: Brandon LaFell Returns From Reported Illness

FOXBORO, Mass. — Brandon LaFell must have been feeling better Wednesday after missing the New England Patriots’ previous practice with a reported illness. The Patriots wide receiver returned to practice, which was held in the Dana-Farber Field House, as New England prepares to play in the Indianapolis Colts’ domed Lucas Oil Stadium. LaFell reportedly was suffering from strep...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Lafell missed practice due to illness

AP PhotoBrandon Lafell was missing from Patriots practice yesterday. While the team was not required to put out an injury report yesterday it appears he was missing due to illness.Brandon LaFell missed today's practice with strep throat, per source. Pats don't need that going around.— Jeff Howe (@jeffphowe) November 11, 2014Strep throat can be very contagious and the Patriots...
Via Patriots Life
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Injury Update: Brandon LaFell misses practice

New England Patriots' wide receiver, Brandon LaFell, missed practice on Tuesday. He has a strep throat according to a source, as tweeted by Boston Herald Sports.#457329978 / gettyimages.comThe status for the wide receiver is not yet known for Sunday night's game against the Indianapolis Colts. LaFell will receive treatment and be evaluated later in the week.LaFell has really...
Via Sports Injury Alert
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Practice Report: Brandon LaFell, Dominique Easley Absent

FOXBORO, Mass. — The bye week might have done more damage than good for the New England Patriots’ health. Wide receiver Brandon LaFell, defensive tackle Dominique Easley and defensive end Chandler Jones were absent for the start of Patriots practice on Tuesday. Easley appeared to suffer a leg injury last Wednesday during the Patriots’ lone bye week practice. He limped to a...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell emerging as consistent threat for Brady (touches and targets Week 8: AFC)

Week 8 Touches and Targets: New England Patriots Shane Vereen started against Chicago, but ceded most of the work to 2012 undrafted free agent Jonas Gray, who was asked to run hard up the middle and keep the clock moving after New England built an early lead. That type of one cut power running suits a back of Gray’s skill set and should be a feature of their run game the rest of...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots’ Brandon LaFell Apologizes For Wearing Shirt With Swear Word On It

Brandon LaFell made a regrettable wardrobe decision over the weekend. For that, he is sorry. LaFell created a little bit of a stir during his off-weekend when the New England Patriots wide receiver showed up to a high school game at his alma mater wearing a shirt that said “(Expletive) Statistics” on the front. reports LaFell’s decision to wear the expletive-laden...
October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell wears inappopriate t-shirt to high school, kind of apologizes

Because swear words are bad, Patriots receiver Brandon LaFell is under fire.Except not really. LaFell was home in Houston this past weekend and spontaneously decided to go see his high school football team play. He did not think to take off his "F**K STATISTICS" shirt first though.TMZ:Parents at Lamar High School in Houston tell TMZ Sports they were in shock seeing the...
Via Patriots Life
October 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell is showing why the Patriots stuck with him

Brandon LaFell breaks away for a TD, via Patriots.comBrandon LaFell was a non-factor for the Patriots through the first three weeks of the season. He showed up in the blowout against Kansas City, while the rest of the team didn't. He wasn't a huge contributor against the Bengals, only catching a pass right in the beginning of the game. On Sunday afternoon against Buffalo...
Via Patriots Life
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Instant Analysis: New England Patriots take care of business in Buffalo

The New England Patriots (4-2) sit atop the AFC East after their 37-22 win over the Buffalo Bills today (3-3). Tom Brady threw for 361 yards and four TD’s, which hints that there’s still gas left in the terrific Tom’s tank. Brandon Lafell had another great game with four receptions for 97 yards and two TD’s and Rob Gronkowski added seven receptions for 94 yards. Tom Brady...
October 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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