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Patriots Tweet Adorable ‘Throwback Thursday’ Photo Of Vereen Brothers

Thursdays on social media mean an influx of your friends’ childhood photos, whether you want to see them or not. But every once in a while, “Throwback Thursday” will produce a real gem. Take this photo that the New England Patriots posted of Pats running back Shane Vereen and his younger brother, Chicago Bears safety Brock Vereen, for instance. #TBT: @ShaneVereen34 & little...
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Shane Vereen: Bears Safety, Brother Brock Vereen Has Never Hit Me ‘In Pads’

FOXBORO, Mass. — Sunday afternoon will be a first for the Vereen family, but it’s a moment they’ve been looking forward to for a long time. New England Patriots running back Shane Vereen has never shared the field with his younger brother, Chicago Bears safety Brock Vereen, but the two will knock heads on Sunday. Brock is now a rookie starter for the Bears, and Shane is expected...
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NFL Week 9 Odds: Patriots Are Touchdown Favorite Over Bears

The New England Patriots will host the Chicago Bears in a Week 8 inter-conference matchup on Sunday. The Patriots opened as a touchdown favorite, with the line holding steady thus far at sportsbooks monitored by The total is set at 49.5. The Patriots are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games, and have gone OVER in seven of their last eight home games. The Bears are 4-2 ATS...
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Contract year players: Shane Vereen

Vereen is a free agent next year. (Damian Strohmeyer - SI)Following my previous article in this series on Stevan Ridley, I will look at the likelihood of running back Shane Vereen re-signing with the team following this season.So, as of late, it seems much more likely that Shane Vereen could be back next year, following the ACL and MCL tears of Stevan Ridley. During Thursday night...
Via Patriots Life
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Is Shane Vereen legit?

(Winslow Townson – USA TODAY Sports)Was Shane Vereen's Thursday night performance a preview of more to come as him as the feature back, or a fluke?Yeah he had a great performance, and without a doubt we would have lost the game without him on the field, but to say he is the answer to replacing Stevan Ridley is just idiotic. He ran the ball eleven times for only forty three...
Via Patriots Life
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Tweet of the Week: Shane Vereen can’t be stopped

Sometimes you just need to celebrate, and Shane Vereen needs to celebrate. VINE – Shane Vereen building doors and kicking them in…. #NYvsNE — FanSided GIF (@FanSidedGIF) October 17, 2014 Follow Michael Jaycox at @MilkyMike Like this? CLICK HERE to see a full recap of the Patriots win over the Jets. Make sure you follow @cover32_NE and @cover32_NFL...
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Was Shane Vereen’s Performance Against the Jets a Sign of What’s to Come?

You drafted Shane Vereen to do this. With Stevan Ridley sidelined for the season, Vereen was the man last night for New England, totaling 114 yards and a pair of scores. After a short week of fantasy analysts trying to figure out who would be stealing Ridley’s snaps, it was Vereen who stepped up in the Patriots’ backfield. Vereen owners needed this game. After being a fourth...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Video: Shane Vereen pays tribute to Stevan Ridley with touchdown celebration

Anybody else still catching their breath after last night's nail biter against the Jets? The game kept me on the edge of my seat like a Christopher Nolan suspense film. One standout from last night definitely was the play of Shane Vereen. The Patriots back answered the question of who would step up in the absence of Stevan Ridley. Vereen managed to rack up 71 yards receiving...
Via Patriots Life
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Shane Vereen salutes Stevan Ridley with touchdown celebration (Video)

Shane Vereen paid tribute to Stevan Ridley by doing his teammate’s touchdown celebration after scoring in the first quarter of Thursday night’s game between the New England Patriots and New York Jets. Ridley suffered a season-ending knee injury last weekend, leaving Vereen and Jonas Gray as his temporary replacements. Vereen made a beautiful diving catch...Read More
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Fantasy Football: Shane Vereen Among Starts, Sits For Patriots-Jets Clash

All aboard the New England Patriots fantasy bandwagon! The Patriots’ offense awoke from its uncharacteristic slumber two weeks ago against the Cincinnati Bengals and hasn’t looked back, pouring in 80 points over the last two games and producing ample fantasy rewards in the process. The issue with the Patriots in recent years, though, has never been whether the points will come...
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