Best of Matthew Slater | Patriots Special Teamer (by mike vaz)
One of the more interesting things to happen during the offseason (in an offseason that had more than enough interesting things happen) actually occurred at the Super Bowl when Robert Kraft was speaking with reporters. When asked about how the Patriots planned to approach the offseason, Kraft noted that the team would obviously need to free up some money for free agents but then...
The New England Patriots have plenty of reasons to be optimistic heading into the 2014 NFL season.
The Patriots went 12-4 and made it to the AFC Championship Game in 2013 despite their roster being decimated by injuries. Head coach Bill Belichick and director of player personnel Nick Caserio were pulling players off the scrap heap to fill in along the defensive line after Vince...
“Why is Matthew Slater a Pro Bowl special teamer? His tackle on punt returner Jacoby Jones...
Probably Josh Boyce or Matthew Slater.
According to Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald, Patriots special teams captain Mathew Slater will miss the next 4-6 weeks with a fractured wrist.
According to a source, look for Matthew Slater to be out 4-to-6 weeks with wrist injury
— Karen Guregian (@kguregian) September 17, 2013
The Pats already have enough starters injured as it is. Slater is a pro bowl special teamer...
Matthew Slater is humbled by his second straight Pro Bowl selection.
Just don't send him an airplane ticket to the game in Honolulu a week before the Super Bowl.
One day after being chosen for the Pro Bowl, the New England Patriots' special teams captain said Thursday he'd rather be eating gumbo in New Orleans than pineapple in Hawaii.
The championship game is scheduled...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2012
The NFL announced the 2012 Pro Bowl roster Wednesday. Here's the seven Patriots selected.
All are repeat Pro Bowlers from 2011 except for Jerod Mayo, who was last selected in 2010. Mayo said, via Boston.com: “It’s an honor to be recognized by my peers, the...
FOXBORO, Mass. -- Special teams captain Matthew Slater said his heart with always with the Patriots, which made the contract extension an easy agreement. Slater, a free agent for the first time, signed a three-year deal last month to remain in New England. He didn't discuss whether or not he had conversations with other teams, but he wasn't exactly peering around the corner...
The Patriots made it official Thursday by announcing the signing of special teams captain Matthew Slater. Slater led the team with 17 special teams tackles in 2011, and he earned his first Pro Bowl nod, too. Slater, a fifth-round draft pick out of UCLA in 2008, has been a wide receiver by trade, but his major contributions have always been in the kicking game. He also made a brief...