Patriots roasted on Twitter for awful onside kick attempt

The Patriots coaching staff is known for thinking outside the box as far as in-game decisions go. More often than not, it works out in the Patriots’ favor, and Bill Belichick and Co. are labeled as geniuses, but sometimes the unorthodox decisions backfire, which was the case late in Monday night’s game against the Dolphins.New England kicked a field goal with just under one minute...
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Dolphins end Patriots' winning streak

New England has to wait another week before clinching the AFC East.The Dolphins handled the Patriots on Monday night, handing them their first loss since Week 4. The loss puts the reigning Super Bowl champions in danger of losing the #1 seed if the Steelers beat them next week. The Patriots didn’t just snap their eight-game winning streak. They also lost their first regular season...
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Winners and losers from Monday Night Football in Week 14

The Miami Dolphins hosted the New England Patriots at Hard Rock Stadium on Monday Night Football to close out Week 14. Donning throwback jerseys everyone was raving about, they played like a throwback team, too.Outplaying their AFC East rival from start to finish, the Fins stunned the Patriots to win, 27-20. These were the biggest winners and losers from the game.Winner: Jay Cutler...
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Patriots safety Duron Harmon yells at teammates in heated sideline exchange

The Patriots defense turned in a poor performance in Monday night’s game against the Dolphins, and one of the team’s veterans was none too pleased about it.Veteran safety Duron Harmon was seen going off on his teammates on the sideline after Jarvis Landry caught a touchdown pass in the third quarter of the game, giving the Dolphins a 27-10 lead. Harmon yelled at his teammates and...
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WATCH: Xavien Howard makes brilliant interception of Tom Brady

Miami Dolphins cornerback Xavien Howard has done something that few NFL players have ever done in a single game this Monday. He intercepted two Tom Brady passes.The second one came on the first possession of the second half. Facing a third and long, the New England Patriots dialed up a bomb from Brady to Brandin Cooks. Cooks appeared to have the defense beat. But thanks to a brilliant...
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Twitter goes bonkers for Dolphins' throwback uniforms

The Miami Dolphins are at home and are currently playing better than the New England Patriots on Monday night. But what has drawn more attention so far is the Dolphins’ throwback uniforms. For the most part, everyone out there just loves the retro look. Here are some of the best reactions out there on Twitter. Orange Lion (@OrangeLion5) December 12, 2017 . Remind me of…..@DanMarino...
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Report: Chris Hogan to play vs. Dolphins

The New England Patriots will need all the help they can get on offense Monday night with Rob Gronkowski suspended, and they are hoping the return of Chris Hogan will help fill some of the void.ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Hogan, who has missed the last four games with a shoulder injury, is expected to play against the Miami Dolphins. Hogan has been with the Patriots the past...
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New England Patriots: An Elite Secondary

Much has been made of the New England Patriots secondary this year, and rightfully so. The secondary has garnered a lot of attention since the beginning of March when the Patriots made a surprising move to sign former Bill’s cornerback Stephon Gilmore to a five-year $65 million dollar contract. The signing meant adding a pro-bowl corner to go along with former all-pros Malcolm Butler...
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Tom Brady has funny comment about Roger Goodell’s extension

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was awarded a contract extension earlier in the week, receiving a five-year, $200 million deal, which produced many reactions on social media and elsewhere.Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was recently asked what he thought regarding the commissioner’s new deal, and he injected some humor into his response.Brady appeared on Westwood One Radio for his...
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Teacher uses Brady photo to slow drivers in school zone

A Boston elementary schoolteacher came up with an unorthodox but effective way to get speeding drivers to slow down in a nearby school zone: placing a photograph of local icon Tom Brady smack dab in the middle of a crosswalk.Sam Balto, who teaches physical education at Ellis Elementary School, recently reached his wit’s end with drivers ignoring the 20-mph speed limit on a street...
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Ray Lewis blasts Gronk over cheap shot that resulted in suspension

Ray Lewis has unloaded on Rob Gronkowski over a cheap shot in last Sunday’s game that resulted in the New England Patriots tight end’s one-game suspension. The dirty hit in question that incurred the former NFL great-turned-analyst’s wrath occurred during the Patriots’ 23-3 victory over the Buffalo Bills. Gronkowski busted out a quasi-pro wrestling move on Buffalo Bills cornerback...
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Patriots commentator clarifies stance on Gronk's cheap shot

The vast majority of people seem to agree with the NFL’s decision to suspend Rob Gronkowski one game for the cheap shot he threw at Buffalo Bills defensive back Tre’Davious White, but one member of the New England media believes White deserved what he got.Scott Zolak, a former Patriots quarterback who now does color commentary for the team and hosts a show on 98.5 The Sports Hub...
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Rob Gronkowski’s one-game suspension could be extremely costly

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is going to have to forfeit one game check if he loses his appeal and is suspended for Week 14, but the weekly paycheck he is giving up represents only a fraction of how costly the punishment could be.A one-game suspension will cost Gronkowski his $250,000 game check and $31,250 game-day roster bonus, but that only tells part of the story...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

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