Who will replace Shane Vereen in the Patriots offense?

The New England Patriots had a lot of weapons on offense last season.  There were the obvious threats of Rob Gronkowski, Julian Edelman, and the improving Brandon LaFell.  The one who was arguably the most underrated was Shane Vereen. The Patriots lost Vereen to free agency when the New York Giants picked him up.  Don’t think thats a big loss for the Patriots?  Here are some...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots: offensive players to watch in 2015

We all know that at Tom Brady will be the quarterback for the majority of the season. While we don’t know exactly when the suspension will be enforced or how long it is, it’s still a safe bet that Tom Brady will be a top five quarterback in the AFC again this season. Here are a few players that could have a big year for the Patriots on offense.(I’m not including players we...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell Hauls in 145 Pound Marlin While on Vacation in Cabo San Lucas

New England Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell has caught 241 balls during his five years in the NFL for 3338 yards and 20 touchdowns. His best season was his first one in New England last season where he caught 74 balls for 953 yards. None of those catches took him 45 minutes to haul or required him to get help from a couple of his buddies.The 145 pound marlin he caught off the...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

A look at the rise of wide receiver Brandon LaFell

Before the start of last season Brandon LaFell was just another name in a long list of free agent and/or rookie wide receivers that the New England Patriots have brought in over the last several years. To say the Patriots have had a lot of failed attempts at the wide receiver position recently may be as big an understatement as saying that Rob Gronkowski likes to party. Outside...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Deflategate ball from AFC title game up for auction

If you’ve ever wanted to own a piece of infamous NFL history, now is your chance. According to, one of the 11 under-inflated footballs from last year’s AFC championship game used by the New England Patriots will be auctioned off by a couple who received the ball in the second half under random circumstances. Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell handed the ball to Laura...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

REPORT: New England Patriots fans put DeflateGate ball up for auction

Do you love DeflateGate so much that you want to own one of the balls that started it all? Well, now’s you can! According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, the ball is being put up for auction today with a starting bid of $25,000. The auction, which is being run by, will close on July 17. AROUND COVER32 All-AFC North Team 2015: It could be a surprise winner in a competitive...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Ball used in Deflategate game being sold at auction

Are you a fan of famous controversies and have at least $25,000 lying around? Then maybe you can own a piece of NFL infamy. A ball that was used in the "Deflategate" AFC Championship Game between the New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts is being sold at auction, according to a report from ESPN's Darren Rovell. The ball in question was carried by Patriots running back LeGarrette...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Deflategate ball given to Patriots fan at AFC title up for auction

A football used during the second half of the AFC Championship Game has been put up for auction by the fans who obtained it while attending the showdown now known as the between the New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts on Jan. 18. Given that the Ted Wells Report noted that all 12 balls used...Read More The post Deflategate ball given to Patriots fans at AFC title game up...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell dealing with a foot injury?

The New England Patriots have had plenty of storylines during OTAs and minicamps. Tom Brady and Jimmy Garoppolo share first team reps, Brandon Spikes cut from Patriots after fleeing scene of a car accident, Malcolm Butler benched 3 weeks for being late to OTAs, Patriots sign Matt Flynn as Garoppolo’s backup, and now we have a new one. Patriots receiver Brandon LaFell was...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots WR Brandon LaFell wearing protective boot

According to the Boston Globe's Shalise Manza-Young, New England Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell is dealing with an unknown foot issue and was recently seen at a charity event hosted by fellow WR Danny Amendola wearing a protective boot on his left foot. LaFell, who had 74 catches for 953 and 7 TDs in 2014, hasn't taken part in any recent OTA practices due to the injury...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Brandon LaFell absent from OTAs becuase of walking boot

New England Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell has been absent from the first couple of OTA sessions so far for the Patriots, however, no one knew exactly why. On Wednesday, it appears the reason has been discovered as LaFell has been seen in a walking boot. Check out this photo evidence from teammate Danny Amendola's charity event:Considering there is plenty of time before the...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell Spotted In Walking Boot, Explaining OTA Absence (Photo)

There’s a good reason Tom Brady and Josh McDaniels praised Brandon LaFell’s toughness last season. The New England Patriots wide receiver played through toe and shoulder injuries on the way to the team’s Super Bowl XLIX win, and now it appears one of those ailments is delaying the start of his 2015 offseason work. LaFell was spotted at Danny Amendola’s Celebrity Waiter Night...
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Musket Reloaded - Part 4: Patriots Boast Biggest, Best Pass Catching Corps In NFL

Brady's top four targets Amendola (80), Gronkowski (87), Edelman (11) and LaFell (19, bottom right) are back in 2015The New England Patriots may have the largest stable of pass catchers in the National Football League.Certainly, the have the largest tight end corps in the league, and probably the most talented as well, and when combined with a litter of wide receivers that excel...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Receive Third- And Seventh-Round Compensatory Draft Picks

The New England Patriots will have two bonus draft picks in the 2015 NFL draft. The Patriots received third- and seventh-round compensatory draft picks on Monday night at the NFL Annual Meeting, the league announced. The Patriots were given the third-round pick for losing cornerback Aqib Talib to the Denver Broncos in last year’s free agency. The seventh-round pick came from...
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Stevie Johnson ‘Very Likely’ To Sign With Patriots After Visit

The New England Patriots could have a crowded wide receiver corps next season. Free-agent wideout Stevie Johnson is “very likely” to sign with the Patriots, sources told NBC4’s Dianna Marie Russini. Johnson is visiting the Patriots, and a deal could get done Monday, Russini reports. The Patriots are bringing back starting receivers Julian Edelman and Brandon LaFell, and No...
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots sign DE Jabaal Sheard, CB Chimdi Chekwa

The New England added a couple defensive players to their roster on Wednesday evening. According to multiple sources, the Patriots signed pass rush specialist Jabaal Sheard to a two-year, $11-million contract. The former Cleveland Brown has experience both as a defensive end and outside linebacker. Sheard (6-3, 264) recorded 23 sacks in four seasons with Cleveland.  He had 44...
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March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Percy Harvin likely heading to the New England Patriots?

Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports The New York Jets have officially released former star wide receiver Percy Harvin, and there are going to be quite a few teams that are interested in signing him. According to a report from Ian Rapoport, the New England Patriots appear to have a very good chance to sign Harvin. Team to watch for Percy Harvin: The New England #Patriots. I’m told...
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March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell wanted Patriots to let Seahawks score

        This embed is invalid   " /> Malcolm Butler intercepted Russell Wilson near the goal line with 26 seconds remaining in Super Bowl XLIX to seal the New England Patriots’ 28-24 win over the Seattle Seahawks.   The play never would have happened if Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell received his wish. LaFell revealed Wednesday on NFL Network’s...
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots’ 2015 Outlook: Wide Receiver Again A Team Need In Free Agency

Editor’s note: will go position by position to break down the Patriots’ depth chart heading into the 2015 offseason. Next up: the wide receivers. Every offseason is like “Groundhog Day” for the New England Patriots. They wake up in February, smack their alarm at 6 a.m., run into Ned Ryerson and need a wide receiver. Obviously the Patriots are set with their No....
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

LaFell chipped Brady's tooth on headbutt at Super Bowl

Tom Brady finally got a taste of his own headbutting medicine. New England Patriots wide receiver Brandon LaFell told NFL Network’s “NFL Total Access” crew that he chipped Brady’s tooth on a headbutt after their Super Bowl XLIX touchdown hookup. “Man, he texted me the other day,” LaFell said Tuesday. “He was like, ‘Hey man, great season, like the way you play,...
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Patriots 'Belichick-ize' Will Ferrell's hoodie on Fallon

The New England Patriots wasted no time making the celebratory rounds after winning the Super Bowl. Just hours after defeating the Seattle Seahawks in one of the best Super Bowl games of all time, a few Patriots made swung by a live edition of “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon.” Brandon LaFell, Danny Amendola and LeGarrette Blount made the quick appearance, and as you might...
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Here's to you: Brandon LaFell scores first points of Super Bowl XLIX

Here's to you, Brandon LaFell. The New England Patriots wide receiver will go down in Trivial Pursuit lore as the man to score the first points of Super Bowl XLIX. After both teams went scoreless in the first quarter, the Patriots marched down the field on the Seattle Seahawks. On second-and-9 from Seattle's 11-yard line, quarterback Tom Brady saw LaFell with single coverage on the...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tom Brady Throws Touchdown to Brandon LaFell in Super Bowl XLIX

It took over a quarter, but the first points of Super Bowl XLIX came when New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady connected with wide receiver Brandon LaFell for an 11-yard touchdown with 9:47 remaining in the first half. Brady targeted Seattle Seahawks cornerback Tharold Simon, who replaced the injured Jeremy Lane in the first quarter. Brady moved into sole possession for second...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Brady, Brandon LaFell Connect On First Score Of Super Bowl XLIX (GIF)

The New England Patriots struck first in Super Bowl XLIX with an early second-quarter touchdown. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady fired a pass to wide receiver Brandon LaFell on a well-executed slant route from 11 yards out. Two Seahawks players collided and appeared to clash helmets at the end of the play, which might be problematic for Seattle because cornerback Jeremy Lane is doubtful...
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: New England Patriots Strike First With Touchdown Pass to Brandon Lafell

Brandon Lafell has had some really good seasons during his career, but has often found himself looking for or fighting for a job. The big question mark is whether he has talent or is he a guy that can catch if a really good quarterback hits him in the hands with the ball. Patriots fans could really care less right now since Brady hit him in the hands with an 11-yard touchdown pass...
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February 01, 2015  |  Discuss
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