Dobson vs. Lafell: Who will be Tom Brady’s next ‘Moss’?

Ever since New England cut ties with Randy Moss back in 2010, the Patriots have been in search for a big bodied deep threat wide receiver. They tried to find one in a few guys: Taylor Price in the 2010 draft, Chad Johnson (or Ochocinco) via free agency in 2011, and Brandon Lloyd in free agency back in 2012. Although all of these receivers didn’t have the same 6’4” height of...
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Ron Rivera: Patriots Wide Receiver Brandon LaFell Knows How To Play Tight End

The New England Patriots found a versatile player in Brandon LaFell. The recently-signed wide receiver didn’t only play outside and in the slot with the Carolina Panthers, he was also a reserve tight end. “If we ever got in a situation in a passing down where something happened to (Panthers tight end) Greg Olsen, (LaFell) could go in and play the Y for us, which meant he either...
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Mailbag: Brandon LaFell, Kenny Brit, and which Patriot would win in a fight

Who would you take in a fight out of anyone on the Pats? –Ron Stone from Denver As of now Vince Wilfork is still a Patriot, which is tempting, but I’m assuming this fight isn’t a sumo match. It’s hard to believe Tom Brady will lose at anything. The guy is already the best player and best actor on the team. Still, I’m going to have to go with Chandler Jones. Not only is...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell Offends Panthers Fans, Retires From Twitter For A Month

New England Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell has temporarily retired from Twitter after offending Carolina Panthers fans with his comments about ex-teammate Cam Newton. LaFell, who signed a three-year contract with the Patriots, said Wednesday that he signed with New England to play with “Hall of Fame quarterback” Tom Brady. LaFell then implied that Panthers quarterback...
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell Signed With Patriots On Stevan Ridley’s Advice To ‘Sacrifice’

The New England Patriots had a lot going for them when they were courting wide receiver Brandon LaFell in free agency. LaFell said he signed with the Patriots because he wanted to win, play with “Hall of Fame quarterback” Tom Brady and get the ball more. A phone call on the way to New England with former LSU teammate, Patriots running back Stevan Ridley, didn’t hurt LaFell’s...
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Brandon LaFell’s Patriots Contract For Three Years, $9 Million

Wide receiver Brandon LaFell’s contract with the New England Patriots is backloaded to give his new team some salary-cap relief in 2014. LaFell’s three-year contract with the Patriots is worth $9 million, reports. The deal includes $3 million in guaranteed money and another $1 million available in per-game roster bonuses. LaFell has a $2 million salary-cap hit in 2014...
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

LaFell Joins WR Corps

Brandon LaFell is sure to be all smiles in New England catching passes from Hall-of-Famer Tom Brady. As if they didn’t have enough depth at the wide receiver position. After signing slot man Julian Edelman earlier in the day, Saturday evening the Patriots decided to ink former Carolina Panthers wideout Brandon LaFell to a three-year, $11 million deal. LaFell’s signing is the...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell agrees to terms with Patriots

Hours after the Patriots re-upped with wide receiver Julian Edelman, the team also agreed to terms with former Panthers wideout Brandon LaFell on a three-year deal, according to's Tom Curran. LaFell, a 2010 third-round pick out of LSU, spent the first four years of his career in Carolina. Last season, he caught 49 passes for 627 yards and five touchdowns. At 6-2, 210...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Carolina Panthers: Cap space widening by the day

Carolina Panthers: Cap space widening by the dayIt was a bittersweet day for Carolina Panthers fans Tuesday, with’s David Newton reporting the retirement of left tackle Jordan Gross after 12 seasons with the team. Gross, selected in the first round of the 2003 draft, started 167 games for Carolina and bookended his career with major accomplishments, playing in the team’s...
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell in for a strong outing against New York (Week 15 Fringe Starts)

Brandon LaFell– WR – Carolina Panthers (vs. New York Jets).   Brandon LaFell is one of my super starts of the week! LaFell is set to reward fantasy owners in the most hectic of times. I’ve commented about it before. The Jets secondary is a mess. WR2s absolutely burn this secondary… WR1s do as well for that matter. Now last week I recommended Andre Holmes and he posted 64...
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December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

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