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Bill Belichick with high praise for Jerod Mayo, says team revolves around him

Photo by Katie Shannon, nePatriotsLife.comThe Patriots went most of the season without their captain, Jerod Mayo last season, and apparently they missed more than just what he brings on the field.Bill Belichick had high praise for Mayo this morning, putting him on the level of the Tedy Bruschis of the world. The coach said that Mayo isn't only important to the defense, but to...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerod Mayo Q&A "I’m excited about being back"

Via Patriots.comThe Patriots training camp started yesterday and no one was more excited to return than veteran linebacker Jerod Mayo. Mayo who led the Patriots in tackles for 5 years straight , was one half of the Patriots defensive injury implosion in the 2013 season. Jerod Mayo went out last year in the week 6 victory over the New Orleans Saints.Jerod Mayo via It...
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Jerod Mayo ‘Doing Everything’ With Torn Pectoral During Patriots OTAs

FOXBORO, Mass. — Jerod Mayo’s 2013 season ended in disappointment after tearing his pectoral muscle early in the season, but the New England Patriots linebacker has got a jumpstart on next season. Mayo has been a full participant in Patriots organized team activities, and he said he’s taking the injury “one day at a time.” “I’ve been doing everything (at practice),”...
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerod Mayo: 5 Things He MUST Do to Return to All-Pro Form

Jerod Mayo, a former 10th overall pick in the 2008 NFL draft has been a pivotal component of the Patriots defense since his rookie season. Mayo has morphed into a big-time playmaker, but his lack of Ray Lewis-esque vocal leadership skills keeps him an underrated player in the NFL.  Mayo has led the league in tackles four times during his six-year career, but has never delivered at...
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April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

New England Patriots: The future is now

A quick look at the 2013 NFL Franchise Tag values will tell you a few things about the current state of football and how it has transitioned permanently into a pass driven league. The top five valued tags (in millions) are quarterbacks at $14.642, followed by defensive ends at $10.984, cornerbacks at $10.668, wide receivers at $10.357, and offensive line at $9.660. Each of those...
October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Jerod Mayo could be done for the season following surgery

Jerod Mayo has been huge for the Patriots defense this year, but it appears that the Patriots star middle linebacker could be done for the year. It just isn't getting any easier for a defense that has been playing out of its' mind lately. Per Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo could miss the rest of the season after having surgery Tuesday to repair a torn...
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October 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick talks about Jerod Mayo and the MLB position: "kind of like the quarterback”

Bill Belichick doesn’t like to banter to the press about fluffy topics, he grunts and snarls at those poor reporters who think so pink balloon-ish. However, if you want to hear Belichick go on and talk about things that are passionate to him, he’ll give you a wealth of information. Friday’s press conference Belichick effused his opinion of Jerod Mayo and the middle linebacker...
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December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Mayo: Pats were sick of hearing about Houston

The Patriots destroyed the Texans on Monday night, and their players said afterwards they were tired of hearing about Houston.

Via Patriots Life
December 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Jerod Mayo on the young Patriots defense: “We’re coming together”

Jerod Mayo became a captain in only his second year as a professional, showing how mature he was at the time. The fifth year veteran now again has to take another jump in leadership. The addition of Chandler Jones and Don’t’a Hightower now has Mayo as the elder statesman. Mayo joined WEEI in Boston with the Big Show to shed some light on the Hightower and the Patriots young...
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September 04, 2012  |  1 Comment

Breaking: Patriots sign Jerod Mayo to a 5-yr extension Great...

Breaking: Patriots sign Jerod Mayo to a 5-yr extension Great news this morning that the Pats have locked up Jerod Mayo long term. Always love when these extensions come out of nowhere, leaving us with one less player to speculate about what his future might be. We all know when Pats players get to free agency there’s no guarantee that they’ll be back. Coincidence that this comes...
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December 17, 2011  |  Discuss
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