Greatest Giant of All-Time: Offense 2 vs. 7: Mark Bavaro vs. Amani Toomer

Mark Bavaro Before Rob Gronkowski and Jimmy Graham revolutionized the tight end position to what it is today, Mark Bavaro epitomized everything a team looked for in a player at that spot. He was big, physical, tough as nails and he instilled fear in every defender that had the unfortunate task of bringing him down. Bavaro immediately drew praise from coach Bill Parcells as a rookie...
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Ravens happy NFL has banned Patriots formation

Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports The NFL has made it illegal for an offensive player wearing an eligible number — between 1 and 49, or 80 to 89 — to report as ineligible and line up outside the tackle box. If a player is declared ineligible and lines outside the tackle, the offense will be penalized five-yards for illegal substitution. The formation was used by the New...
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WATCH: New England Patriots star in new Entourage movie trailer

Earlier this offseason we heard a report that Tom Brady is looking forward to starting an acting career after his football days come to an end. It looks like he’s already off to a good start. Brady, along with Rob Gronkowski, appeared in the latest Entourage movie trailer this week, the second movie trailer he’s been in this offseason. Brady is already a veteran of Entourage...
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NFL must be careful with new ‘Julian Edelman rule’s’ potential controversies

The NFL owners voted in five new rule changes for the 2015 NFL season today, and the highlight of those changes was the “Julian Edelman rule.” Essentially, any time a player appears to be disoriented on the field from a possible head injury, a third party can call a medical timeout. In this situation, that player will have to come out of the game to be evaluated and each team...
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NFL Teams Vote to Terminate TV Blackout Policy for the 2015 Season

Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy at the trophy ceremony after defeating the Seattle Seahawks 28-24 to win Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) The NFL decided to disband its blackout policy for the 2015 season in an experiment to see...
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Patriots owner says losing Vince Wilfork ‘one of the toughest things’

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft reflected on losing defensive lineman Vince Wilfork in free agency on Monday at the NFL owners meeting in Arizona. Wilfork signed a two-year, $9 million contract with the Houston Texans last week. “That was one of the toughest things. It was harder than anything else [this offseason],” he said to “He’s someone we watched...
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Roger Goodell talks NFL’s DeflateGate investigation

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell spoke with Peter King of and was asked about the status of the NFL’s investigation into underinflated footballs. Here is the Q&A from King’s “Monday Morning Quarterback” piece: The MMQB: Speaking of investigations, we’re at the two-month anniversary of the AFC Championship Game and the investigation into allegations that...
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Julian Edelman Erotic Fiction Now Available on Amazon

Ever since he started catching touchdown passes from Tom Brady the party animal/heart throb for the New England Patriots has been tight end Rob Gronkowski, but it appears that he may have some competition for that title. His antics have been toned down immensely the last couple years which has given Julian Edelman all the room he needs to take the mantle from the Gronk.He certainly...
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Gronk Celebrates Arizona’s Sweet 16 Berth With A Photo Of A Cat On His Head

Rob Gronkowski, affectionately known as “Gronk” to New England Patriots fans, got his start at Arizona, where he played for the Wildcats for three seasons. So it should come as no surprise that the Super Bowl champion is pumped up about his alma mater’s basketball team reaching the Sweet 16 after Saturday’s victory over Ohio State. The method he chose to celebrate, however...
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Manish Mehta: Hypocritical Patriots are waging a silly war against Jets

Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports The NFL investigated the New York Jets days before cornerback Darrelle Revis agreed to a five-year , $70 million contract, reports Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News. The league sent an investigator to the Jets facility in Florham Park, N.J., on Sunday, March 8, during the three-day “legal tampering” window before the official start of free...
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New Patriot: Gronkowski 'seems like a fun guy to be around'

Scott Chandler will be part-player, part-spectator this season for the New England Patriots. Chandler was the Buffalo Bills’ primary receiving tight end the past four years before being released this offseason, and now he’ll take on a reduced role playing behind and alongside All-Pro tight end Rob Gronkowski. Chandler doesn’t know Gronkowski well, but he seems to have a pretty...
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Rory McIlroy works out with Tom Brady, Peyton Manning

Rory McIlroy took a trip to Augusta National last week to play golf with his dad for two days. On one of the days, McIlroy was joined in the gym by Super Bowl-winning quarterbacks Tom Brady and Peyton and Eli Manning. “Friday morning, I got in the gym about 6,” McIlroy said Wednesday after his pro-am at the Bay Hill Club, per “Brady walked in at 6:15, and...
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Rob Gronkowski Poses With Miss Maryland At Ed Block Courage Awards (Photo)

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: Life doesn’t suck for one Rob Gronkowski. The New England Patriots tight end has been making us mere mortals jealous of all the fun he’s been having since his team’s Super Bowl victory back in February, but he put on his serious pants Monday night. Gronk received the prestigious Ed Block Courage Award, which is handed out to...
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Patriots sign RB Travaris Cadet

The New England Patriots announced Tuesday that they have signed free agent running back Travaris Cadet. Cadet, 26, played three  seasons with the New Orleans Saints.  He has played in 41 NFL games with one start and has 11 rushing attempts for 37 yards, 45 receptions for 345 yards with two touchdowns, 50 kickoff returns for 1,293 yards and two punt returns for two yards...
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Rob Gronkowski Hangs with Miss Maryland

It is a rare day when New England Patriots’ tight end Rob Gronkowski isn’t gracing some type of social media news headline. Monday night had him posing in a photo with the stunning Miss Maryland 2014, Jade Kenny, after receiving the prestigious Ed Block Courage Award. courtesy: Instagram Not exactly Miss Maryland here, but this handsome trio consists of Gronkowski as well as...
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Rob Gronkowski Hanging With Miss Maryland 2014 at Ed Block Courage Awards

This embed is invalid" /> It’s been an epic offseason of partying for Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, but he pumped on the brakes Monday to get a little serious and his receive his Ed Block Courage Award: Congrats to @RobGronkowski on earning the Patriots' Ed Block Courage Award last night. — Only In Boston (@OnlyInBOS) March...
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Vince Wilfork announces he’s signing with Texans

Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports Vince Wilfork announced Monday that he will not be returning to the New England Patriots as he’s accepted a deal with the Houston Texans. Thank you everyone for everything your support has been tremendous — Vince Wilfork (@wilfork75) March 16, 2015   Wilfork was considering a return to the Patirots, who released...
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Robert Kraft jokes about why Darrelle Revis left the Patriots

Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft answered a few questions during a St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast held in South Boston on Sunday. Kraft was asked about losing the Patriots best defensive player, Darrelle Revis, to the New York Jets. “We’ve been taking a lot of flak about losing one of our best players Darrelle Revis, and what happened,...
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New England Patriots need a reliable Tight End in free agency

View image | While many New England Patriots fans are still celebrating the teams fourth Super Bowl Championship, the front office is busy at work. One of the most important positions the Patriots need to upgrade on the offensive side of the ball is Tight End. the Patriots have arguably the best tight end in the NFL over the past five seasons in Rob Gronkowski...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Bush visiting the Patriots

The New England Patriots and free agent running back Reggie Bush are meeting Friday, according to ESPN’s Field Yates. Bush was released by the Detroit Lions last month.  The 30-year-old rushed for 1,006 yards in 2013, but he battled constant ankle injuries this past season and totaled just 550 total yards in 2014. Bush also had 506 yards receiving with three touchdowns in...
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Patriots agree to deal with TE Scott Chandler

USATI The New England Patriots have reached agreement with Buffalo Bills free agent tight end Scott Chandler, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The 6-foot-7, 260-pound Chandler played five seasons with the Bills.  Last season he had 47 catches for 497 yards and three touchdowns. Chandler, a fourth-round pick in the 2007 draft, will join Rob Gronkowski, Michael Hoomanawanui...
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Rob Gronkowski, Julian Edelman have (fake?) Twitter fight

Everything was going fine for the New England Patriots this offseason until Rob Gronkowski traveled to Los Angeles and didn’t even take time to hang out with Julian Edelman. Edelman, who makes his offseason home in California, was downright offended on Thursday that Gronk was in his neighborhood and snubbed him. @RobGronkowski I love how...Read More
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Do the New England Patriots Have the Best Offense in the NFL?

In the midst of a hectic free agency period, the crew at TopSportsReport decided that it was time to take a deep look at the roster shifts occurring and determine which teams are getting better and which teams are getting worse.  To present these opinions, I have decided to write an offensive power rankings article.  In this article, I go team by team and discuss teams’ current...
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Rob Gronkowski to guest star on 'Family Guy' episode?

Tom Brady has done it, so why shouldn’t Rob Gronkowski follow suit? Photos surfacing Wednesday on social media detail how the New England Patriots tight end dropped by the offices of the long-running FOX animated series, “Family Guy.” FOX executive Jonathan Gabay posted a photo to Instagram of himself posing alongside the charismatic Gronk, writing,...Read More The post Rob...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Wilfork considering a Patriots return

Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports The New England Patriots released defensive lineman Vince Wilfork last week after an 11-year stint with the team.  But that doesn’t mean he won’t be back with the Patriots in 2015. If they had not released him, the Patriots would have owed Wilfork a $4 million roster bonus last Monday and would have paid him $14 million over the next two seasons...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss
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