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Jamie Collins making big strides in pass coverage

Photo by: Matt's Lee Schechter reported the other day that Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins has been excelling in pass coverage during training camp. The second-year pro batted down two passes and locked down every running back and tight end he covered during practice yesterday. Collins seems to becoming a Belichick clone, saying that he still has room to...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots chances of winning the AFC East could hinge on this question

Thank goodness, football is here. All week, training camps open around the NFL, as teams begin the journey toward Super Bowl XLVIX in Glendale, Arizona. Every team in the league has questions that need to be answered, as no one has a clear and easy road map to the Promised Land. But the difference between being a contender and an also-ran usually comes down to one key issue. So as...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Camp Preview: Jamie Collins is the key to the New England Patriots defense

The dog days of summer seem to be dragging extra slow of late. I’m not blaming it on the heat or my inability to go on vacation, just the absence of America’s true pastime: football. That being said, we are just one day removed from the official start of New England Patriots training camp! To help those 24 hours pass by a little quicker, here’s the next installment of Cover32...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Darrelle Revis leaves minicamp practice early, Jamie Collins switches to offense

Some big news coming out of today's minicamp practice.The biggest has to do with the Patriots biggest off-season signing, cornerback Darrelle Revis.There was not necessarily an injury to Revis, or at least one that could be spotted by reporters, but he apparently "disappeared" from the field after participating taking part in the team's warmups...
Via Patriots Life
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jamie Collins' advice for rookies

Jamie Collins has an idea of what it takes to be successful in New England. After injuries hit the linebackers' unit last season, Collins was asked to step into a starting role and the then-rookie linebacker responded. Collins used his length and athleticism to chase receivers, tight ends and running backs all over the field and he's positioned himself nicely for a starting...
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jamie Collins: I’d Rather Rush QB Than Cover For Patriots On Third Down

The New England Patriots’ defensive line could get crowded in 2014. Jamie Collins said Tuesday at Gillette Stadium that he would rather rush the quarterback in sub packages than drop into coverage, which is exactly what Dont’a Hightower said last week. Jerod Mayo might not be sent on many linebacker blitzes this season. Collins and Hightower both have experience rushing off...
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jamie Collins to Break Out for New England Patriots' Defense?

Jamie Collins to Break Out for New England Patriots' Defense?: Piggybacking on this morning’s...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

"We’ve touched on the athleticism of linebacker Jamie Collins, the Patriots’ top draft..."

“We’ve touched on the athleticism of linebacker Jamie Collins, the Patriots’ top...
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August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

"The Patriots’ first selection of the 2013 draft, outside linebacker Jamie Collins could wind..."

“The Patriots’ first selection of the 2013 draft, outside linebacker Jamie Collins could...
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May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Proof that Jamie Collins dunks like LeBron

Once Jamie Collins was picked by the Patriots, our Sam Reilly reached out to soon to Collins' former teammate for some insight. Soon to be starting quarterback of Southern Miss, Kyle Sloter, had nothing but praise for Collins. "The dude dunks like LeBron when I played basketball with him," Sloter told us. "He's a freak." Indeed he is. The Patriots are...
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May 01, 2013  |  Discuss
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