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Nate Solder Had ‘Amazing Support’ From Patriots After Cancer Diagnosis

BUZZARDS BAY, Mass. — New England Patriots starting left tackle Nate Solder isn’t a fan of the spotlight. Perhaps that comes from his years as an offensive lineman, a role in which players rarely make headlines in New England unless quarterback Tom Brady finds himself on his back too frequently. When Solder revealed to ESPN’s Mike Reiss that he was diagnosed with cancer last...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Teammates Admire How Nate Solder Handled 2014 Cancer Diagnosis

Not even all of Nate Solder’s New England Patriots teammates knew the left tackle was diagnosed with cancer before the 2014 season. Solder revealed to ESPN.com that he was diagnosed with testicular cancer in April 2014. Solder was treated for the disease, then went on to participate in training camp and played the entire 2014 season, including all three postseason games, after...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Offensive Lineman Nate Solder Played 2014 Season After Testicular Cancer Diagnosis

New England Patriots offensive tackle Nate Solder played the 2014 NFL season after being diagnosed with testicular cancer one year ago, he revealed Tuesday to ESPN’s Mike Reiss. Solder was diagnosed last April, calling it “a complete surprise,” given he had no family history of the disease and felt healthy at the time he was told of the illness. Solder’s cancer did not...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Solder was diagnosed with testicular cancer before last season

New England Patriots offensive lineman Nate Solder started all 16 regular season and all three postseason games for the Super Bowl champions last year, despite leaving the team’s Week 17 game with a knee injury. I guess you could say he was used to overcoming adversity. In April 2014, Solder was diagnosed with testicular cancer....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots' Nate Solder had testicular cancer surgery

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) New England Patriots left tackle Nate Solder reportedly had surgery for testicular cancer last spring. He went on to start every game, including the Super Bowl victory. ESPN said Tuesday that Solder was diagnosed during the team's voluntary offseason program last April after a standard physical. He had surgery three days later and returned by June for the...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: New England Patriots lineman diagnosed with cancer last offseason

Do you want to know just how secretive the Patriots are when it comes to injuries? Last year, Nate Solder, New England’s starting left tackle, was diagnosed and then treated for testicular cancer. Somehow, they managed to keep that quiet. “I knew nothing about it. It was a complete surprise,” Solder said. “You Google something like that and it kind of scares you, so I was...
Via cover32
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots’ Nate Solder was diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2014

Winslow Townson-USA TODAY SportsNew England Patriots left tackle Nate Solder was diagnosed with testicular cancer in April 2014. According to Mike Reiss of ESPN.com, doctors determined that only one testicle needed to be removed since the cancer hadn’t spread.  Solder went on to start every game in 2014 and served as Tom Brady’s blindside protector in Super Bowl XLIX....
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots tackle Solder reveals he had testicular cancer in 2014

New England Patriots left tackle Nate Solder revealed to ESPN that he was diagnosed with testicular cancer in April 2014 in the hopes his story will bring awareness. "I knew nothing about it. It was a complete surprise," Solder said. "You Google something like that and it kind of scares you, so I was like, 'I'm not going to freak out about this.' Had I not had a routine physical...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Solder reveals he was diagnosed with testicular cancer

Nate Solder is lucky, and he’s hoping to help others get just as fortunate. The New England Patriots offensive lineman was diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2014, he revealed to ESPN.com. Solder eventually was treated for the disease before it was able to spread, and he’s now helping to spread awareness. According to ESPN.com, Solder was diagnosed with testicular cancer in...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots’ 2015 Outlook: Early Draft Pick Should Be Spent On Offensive Lineman

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 offensive line. When the New England Patriots traded Logan Mankins before the start of the 2014 season, all hopes of improving the offensive line should have been dashed. The Patriots weren’t content to abide by that thinking, so they tried...
Via NESN.com
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Brady’s best Facebook posts throughout SB season

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady won the Super Bowl, won the Super Bowl MVP award and won Facebook this season. Brady showed fans through Facebook that he’s a bit of a nerd. Here are his best Facebook posts from this season: 8. Space Mountain Should have gone on the teacups ride with the kids… 7. Post-college resume Found my old resume! Really thought...
Via Sports-Glory
February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Nate Solder’s Touchdown In AFC Championship Game Was Illegal, Says NFL

This embed is invalid" /> Nate Solder’s touchdown catch in the AFC Championship Game seemed too good to be true. Probably because it was. Dean Blandino, the NFL’s vice president of officiating, said Thursday that Solder’s improbable TD grab against the Indianapolis Colts shouldn’t have counted because the New England Patriots used an illegal...
Via NESN.com
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots got away with a different rule violation in AFC title game

While most thought Deflate-gate was the only controversy in Sunday’s AFC championship game, former NFL player James Miller and CBS’s Pat Kirwan say one of the Patriots touchdowns should have been negated. According to the analysts, Cameron Fleming was eligible on one play and then ineligible on the Nate Solder touchdown, but he did not leave the game. Fleming was eligible...
Via Sports-Glory
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Deflated? Patriots' Solder just glad he caught it

The big news immediately following the New England Patriots' blowout victory over the Indianapolis Colts Sunday night was that they had secured their ticket to the Super Bowl.The big news the next morning was a report that the Patriots allegedly provided some deflated balls for the game.In speaking with the media Monday, players dismissed the notion, including offensive tackle Nate...
Via AFC East Daily
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Nate Solder on unlikely TD: I blacked out, don't remember

New England Patriots offensive tackle Nate Solder became one of the unlikeliest players in AFC Championship game history to score a touchdown on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. With the Patriots up 17-7 in the third quarter and well on the way to blowing the Colts out, Solder reported as eligible on third and one. Instead of handing the ball off to LeGarrette Blount, who...
Via Sportsnaut
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL investigating Patriots for deflating footballs during AFC title game

Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports The NFL is investigating whether the New England Patriots intentionally deflated footballs during their win over the Indianapolis Colts in Sunday’s AFC Championship Game. League spokesman Brian McCarthy confirmed the investigation Monday.  Bob Kravitz of WTHR in Indianapolis first reported the investigation late Sunday night. “I initially...
Via Sports-Glory
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Master Art of Deception Or Something

For this column, let's discuss parachute pants and pretend that they're something brand new you've never heard about.  Scratch that.  Maybe this column should be about the "I've got your nose!" trick that gets the kiddos every time.  Naw...scratch that too.  How about a new invention where we put wheels on shoes...some sort of futuristic way of getting from here to there? ...
Via Football By Football
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

The Dirty Two Dozen: Patriots Offense Spreads The Wealth

Tom Brady threw TD passes to OT Nate Solder and little-used FB James Develin as the Patriots annihilated the Colts, 45-7, to advance to Super Bowl XLIX. Brady has now thrown playoff TD passes to an incredible 24 different players, while padding his many postseason records.
Via Cold Hard Football Facts
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Nate Solder’s Touchdown Play Has Been Drawn Up By Patriots For Years

FOXBORO, Mass. — For the second time in as many weeks, New England Patriots fans finally received what they’ve been demanding for years. Last week, it was a touchdown pass from Julian Edelman, a college quarterback, and Sunday, in the Patriots’ 45-7 AFC Championship win over the Indianapolis Colts, it was Nate Solder’s touchdown catch. “It was amazing to be a part of a...
Via NESN.com
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots LT Nate Solder Catches TD Pass, Celebrates Hard

The New England Patriots have made the pass to the offensive lineman a staple of their offense, yet no one seems to pick up on it. During the AFC Championship game, the Patriots went back to it, throwing a pass to the 320 lbs Nate Solder. Solder was a TE in college at Colorado and […] The post Patriots LT Nate Solder Catches TD Pass, Celebrates Hard appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
January 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Nate Solder’s Touchdown Catch For Patriots Sparks Funny Wikipedia Update

Nate Solder is broadening his horizons. Solder, a 320-pound offensive lineman, caught a touchdown pass from Tom Brady in the third quarter of the New England Patriots’ AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts at Gillette Stadium. The unexpected grab — a result of some trickery by the Pats — sparked an awesome change to big No. 77’s Wikipedia page. Someone updated...
Via NESN.com
January 18, 2015  |  Discuss

New England Patriots Tackle Nate Solder With the Fat Guy Play of the Night

Earlier in the day during the NFC Championship game Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman Garry Gilliam made a play that was worthy of being called the Fat Guy Play of the Day. In the AFC Championship between the Indianapolis Colts and New England Patriots there was another play that was worthy of the title. Rather than take the honor from Gilliam we've come up with another.Allow me...
Via FatManWriting
January 18, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: The New England Patriots get a “big guy” touchdown

Some times you can be too creative for you own good. Some times you are the Patriots, and you can do whatever you want. For instance, throw a touchdown to your left tackle, Nate Solder. You may also be interested in: WATCH: The New England Patriots get a “big guy” touchdown WATCH: Chandler Jones hypes Pats fans up with his “Office Space” impression Tom Brady’s Dad: “He’s...
Via cover32 - Patriots
January 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots O-Lineman Nate Solder Catches Touchdown From Tom Brady (Video)

The New England Patriots dug into their bag of tricks for the second consecutive week. Patriots offensive lineman Nate Solder caught a touchdown pass from Tom Brady in the third quarter of Sunday’s AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts at Gillette Stadium. Solder, at 320 pounds, became the heaviest player ever to catch a TD pass in the NFL playoffs, according to...
Via NESN.com
January 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Nate Solder catches 16 yard touchdown, Patriots are pounding the Colts (GIF)

The Patriots are laying into the Colts in the AFC Championship game. While NFL touchdown leader Andrew Luck is struggling to find a way to get the ball to any of his targets, Tom Brady is finding offensive lineman in the endzone for touchdowns. Nate Solder caught a touchdown pass. The one this weekend was for 16 yards and gave the Patriots a 17 point lead. Ravens head coach Jim...
Via Tireball.com
January 18, 2015  |  Discuss
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