Report: NFL will suspend Tom Brady, announcement next week

Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports The NFL is expected to suspended New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, with an announcement next week, for his role in Deflategate, reports the New York Daily News. From Gary Myers: In conversations I’ve had with several key sources who always have a good sense of what goes on at 345 Park Avenue, there is little doubt Goodell considers...
Via Sports-Glory
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Amendola: I Want To Stay With The Patriots ‘As Long As I Can’

FOXBORO, Mass. — Danny Amendola proved he’s all about the “Patriot Way” this offseason by taking a pay cut to stay in New England and defend the team’s Super Bowl title. Amendola lowered his 2015 salary cap hit from $5.7 million to $3.116 million, freeing up $2,583,334 for the Patriots to spend on other players. Amendola, who came on strong late in the season and into the...
Via NESN.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots 7-Round Mock Draft

Round 1 – Kevin Johnson, CB, Wake Forest I can’t embrace a CB pair of Kyle Arrington and Logan Ryan with any real certainty. I decided before making this selection that I would pick the best available cornerback.  Kevin Johnson was the best available and is a guy who could start on day one in New England. Round 2 – AJ Cann, OG, South Carolina Dan Connolly has not been...
Via TopSportsReport
27 days ago  |  Discuss

AFC East Players Who Desperately Need to Produce in 2015

The NFL Draft is less than a week away as teams gear up for what they hope will be a prosperous 2015 season. Last year in the AFC East, three teams finished with a record of .500 or better including the eventual Super Bowl champion New England Patriots. For all that went right for teams in the AFC East, each has at least one player that could really use a big year in 2015. Here...
Via This Given Sunday
28 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots re-sign WR Danny Amendola

This move was made last month, but I didn’t originally grade it because I thought it was just a pure pay cut. I don’t grade pure pay cuts because there’s no downside for a team involved so it’s a pretty boring grade. However, it does appear that Amendola was given some guarantees as part of this restructure, whereas originally he didn’t have any money guaranteed in any...
Via The Football Fan Spot
April 16, 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...
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March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots are targeting Stevie Johnson in free agency

The New England Patriots are keeping Danny Amendola around on a reduced salary, but they might not be finished adding wide receivers this offseasonThe Patriots are targeting receiver Stevie Johnson in free agency, sources told NBC4’s Dianna Marie Russini. Johnson caught 35 passes for 435 yards with three touchdowns with the San Francisco 49ers last season in 13 games with one...
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March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Smart Move? Patriots WR Amendola Sticks Around, For Less.

Both the New England Patriots and wide out, Danny Amendola, found a happy medium, it what has been a rocky financial relationship.
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March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Amendola’s Contract Restructure Frees Up Over $2.5M In Salary Cap Room

Danny Amendola has one more year to prove his worth on the New England Patriots. The slot receiver did the Patriots a big favor by lowering his 2015 salary cap hit from $5.7 million to $3.116 million, according to a source, freeing up $2,583,334. Amendola received a $500,000 signing bonus but had his base salary cut from $4 million to $1.25 million. Amendola’s 2016 ($5 million...
Via NESN.com
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Amendola restructures with Patriots, lowers cap hit

Wide receiver Danny Amendola has given the New England Patriots a little relief. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Amendola has restructured his contract, giving the Patriots a little more salary... [Click headline for full story]
Via AFC East Daily
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Amendola Restructures Contract To Stay With Patriots

Danny Amendola values winning over money. The New England Patriots wide receiver restructured his contract with the New England Patriots, according to a source. A plan has been in place since Tuesday for Amendola to cut down his salary, giving the Patriots extra cap room. Amendola’s new contract is for three years and worth $12.75 million, according to various reports. His new...
Via NESN.com
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

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

Editor’s note: NESN.com 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....
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February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston TV Station Measures Snow Totals Using Local Athletes (Photo)

Two things Boston has plenty of are sports and snow, so why not find some way to combine the two? WCVB sure did. The ABC affiliate station created a graphic during the city’s latest winter storm Monday that used local athletes to measure snow totals. After 74 inches of the white stuff (as of Monday afternoon), 5-foot-9 Boston Bruins winger Brad Marchand...
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February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

How improbable was Patriots comeback Super Bowl win?

We have seen the basic statistics. The Seattle Seahawks were undefeated with Russell Wilson under center when leading by double-digits entering the fourth quarter. The league’s No. 1 overall defense had given up more than 10 points in a quarter just one time since Week 9 entering the Super Bowl. Defying any logic, Tom Brady and the New England Patriots were able to pull off one...
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February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Super Bowl XLIX draws highest overnight rating in history

GLENDALE, AZ – FEBRUARY 01: Julian Edelman #11 of the New England Patriots celebrates with Danny Amendola #80 as he catches a three yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter against the Seattle Seahawks during Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) It looks like the Super Bowl is going to...
Via Awful Announcing
February 02, 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...
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February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Danny Amendola Brings the Patriots Within Three Midway Through the Fourth Quarter

The New England Patriots are just as good at playing the part of the comeback kids as the Seattle Seahawks are and proved it in the second half of the Super Bowl. After falling behind by 10-points in the third quarter the Patriots kept plugging away until they got within scoring position midway through the final quarter.Danny Amednola was more than happy to haul in a four-yard pass...
Via FatManWriting
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Tom Brady hits Danny Amendola for fourth quarter TD in Super Bowl 49

This one is getting interesting as the Patriots cut the Seahawks lead to 24-21.
Via This Given Sunday
February 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Here are the public's five favorite Super Bowl XLIX prop bets

There's only about 76 hours until Super Bowl XLIX kicks off, more than enough time to place a last minute wager on the Seahawks, Patriots, total number of Danny Amendola receptions, Katy Perry's first song at halftime, penalty yardage, the coin toss and more. Courtesy Bovada (@BovadaLV), check out the five most popular prop bets, along with information about which side has the most...
Via Fox Sports
January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Julian Edelman, Danny Amendola Might Be Too Much, Too Little For Seahawks

Brandon Browner really doesn’t like small receivers. The New England Patriots cornerback doesn’t want to touch them, because he can’t. “The little guys, the little quicker guys, I have a tendency to have a little problem with those guys because they can duck under my jam at times,” Browner said back in October. Browner likes to face bigger receivers that he can jam, trail...
Via NESN.com
January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon LaFell: Kyle Arrington, Danny Amendola Among Patriots’ Unsung Heroes

CHANDLER, Ariz. — Not everyone can be a star on the New England Patriots. Brandon LaFell was asked who are the unsung heroes on the Super Bowl XLIX-bound Patriots, and the wide receiver named players who have drawn the ire of New England fans over the years. “I would have to say the unsung heroes of this team would have to go to Kyle Arrington, Danny Amendola and our starting...
Via NESN.com
January 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Amendola enjoys playing 'Braveheart' on special teams

Danny Amendola hasn't done a whole lot on offense this season, aside from a handful of catches in the regular season and hauling in a bomb from fellow wideout Julian Edelman last weekend. Amendola, however, has established a nice little niche as a return man for the New England Patriots. Apparently, it's like being in a movie. A crazy, medieval war movie."I love playing special...
Via AFC East Daily
January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Amendola Emerging As Patriots’ Secret Weapon At Perfect Time

FOXBORO, Mass. — Danny Amendola is in the process of proving doubters wrong as the New England Patriots’ season reaches its apex. There were valid questions whether Amendola and fellow undersized receiver Julian Edelman could co-exist in the Patriots’ offense. Edelman has had two consecutive breakout seasons while Amendola became an afterthought as the team’s No. 3 receiver...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos Of The Day: The 5 Best Shots From Patriots v.s Ravens

Let’s start with the best play of the game which was also probably the best play of the Patriots’ season. Julian Edelman to Danny Amendola for a 51-yard touchdown to tie the game at 28 in the 3rd quarter. Oh, and “The Pass” is already a t-shirt. This next picture is on the “Best Of” list because it is the most unlikely of pictures. First, you have Amendola smiling. An...
Via The Awesome Boston
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Counter-Punching Patriots Eliminate Ravens in Heavyweight Playoff Tilt

Danny Amendola goes airborne for the pylon to score his first of two touchdown receptions.Tom Brady threw the ball low,  and he threw the ball wide.  He threw one that ended up in the hands of an opposing player.Brady was hardly perfect on a chilly evening in Foxborough, Massachusetts, but what separates the sure-fire first-ballot hall of fame quarterback for the New England Patriots...
Via Foxborough Free Press
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss
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