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Patriots Training Camp Observations: Jamie Collins Stands Out In Coverage

FOXBORO, Mass. — Opposing running backs and tight ends might have trouble catching passes against the New England Patriots this season. Linebacker Jamie Collins has been fantastic in pass coverage during Patriots training camp, and Saturday’s session might have been his best of the summer. Collins broke up a pass intended for running back Brandon Bolden and picked off backup...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jamie Collins: New England's Most Dangerous Linebacker

Among the countless number of Patriot-related headlines this offseason, one of the rare on-the-field stories has surrounded the depleted defensive unit of the Patriots. Many, including myself, have speculated there will be a scheme change and some gaping holes in the defensive backfield as a consequence, and I'd like to touch upon this notion.Although cliché, and frankly as irksome...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots’ Underrated Stars: Dont’a Hightower and Jamie Collins

The New England Patriots have two young and exciting superstars in the making that continue to be overlooked: Dont’a Hightower and Jamie Collins. The linebacker couple has terrorized opponents’ offenses but the NFL and most fans haven’t yet taken notice. Both players will break the bank in the next coming seasons, however the players deserve to have the respect of a highly...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Resume' - Jamie Collins

What if New England Patriots' head ball coach Bill Belichick required resumes from his players - what would those look like?  We take a stab at them, in alphabetical order...Dear Coach,I used to be a safety.I play like a safety.  I play with that last line of defense attitude.  You've seen me cover tight ends, you've seen me rush the quarterback and you've seen me in run support...
Via Foxborough Free Press
July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: New England Patriots Star LB Jamie Collins Could Double as a Cheerleader

When people think of big guys like New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins being athletic they imagine him running really fast for a 250 pound guy or lifting a ton of weight. They don't imagine him being agile and having the dexterity that it would take to do some of the things an NFL cheerleader might do.Thanks to a video he posted to his Instagram account we now know the...
Via FatManWriting
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots’ Jamie Collins Is A Freak Athlete, Does Eight Straight Backflips (Video)

Jamie Collins might be getting a recruiting call from the New England Patriots cheerleading squad this week. The Patriots linebacker is known for his off-the-charts athleticism, and he showed why Thursday in a video posted on his Instagram page. All I know is fun. #GettinTooFatThough
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Jamie Collins the most versatile player in the NFL?

The 6-foot-3, 250 pound linebacker may just be the most versatile weapon in football. Collins maybe be the most exciting player to come out of the University of Southern Mississippi since the Atlanta Falcons selected a quarterback by the name of Brett Favre in the second round of the 1991 NFL Draft. AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Ten NFL showdowns destined to generate fireworks in...
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July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Byron Jones destroys broad jump record at Combine

UConn cornerback Byron Jones is not one of the best defensive back prospects in the 2015 NFL Draft class, but he may become a household name after he shattered the broad jump record at the NFL Scouting Combine on Monday. Jones had a 12-foot, 3-inch broad jump, easily surpassing New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins’...Read More
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February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

UConn’s Byron Jones Outleaps Broad Jump Marking, Breaks Jamie Collins’ Record

The NFL will need to extend their broad jump markings next season. UConn cornerback Byron Jones broke the NFL Scouting Combine record with a 12-foot-3 leap, extending past the 12-foot marker. The previous combine broad jump record belonged to Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins, who leaped 11-foot-7. That ain't right. RT @ChrisBurke_SI: Byron Jones with a 12'3" broad jump. Mercy...
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Dolphins think Patriots lined up illegally on FG block

  Jamie Collins’ field goal block was a key play in the New England Patriots’ division-clinching win over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. According to the Dolphins, it should have never happened.   Miami is submitting the play to the NFL league office for review, claiming that the Patriots should have been flagged for an illegal formation, a source told the Boston...
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

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