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Rob Bradford
September 25, 2018 - 9:22 am
Chris Gronkowski's tweet after the Patriots' loss to the Lions spoke for a majority of Patriots fans. And, evidently, it may have spoken for his brother, Rob, as well. When your tight end gets double covered and no one else can get open. #OnToMiami pic.twitter.com/Hso2NYDUva — Chris Gronkowski (@...
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Rob Bradford
September 25, 2018 - 7:56 am
While the Red Sox breaking their organization's record for most wins in a season was certainly something, it was just one of two takeaways from the Monday night win over the Orioles. And the second one is actually something that might matter the most. The Sox have clinched home-field advantage...
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Alex Reimer
September 24, 2018 - 4:28 pm
To the surprise of nobody, Bill Belichick didn’t get into specifics in his weekly interview with OMF about the Patriots’ 26-10 loss to the Lions Sunday night. He did, however, insist the effort level is there. It’s the execution that needs work. “It’s the execution that really concerns me. We’re...
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Alex Reimer
September 24, 2018 - 4:18 pm
The biggest Patriots news to come out of the weekend was the postgame confirmation from Rob Gronkowski that he threatened to retire if the Patriots traded him to the Lions last offseason. But Bill Belichick says he’s unaware of Gronk’s comments. In his weekly interview Monday with OMF, Belichick...
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Rob Bradford
September 24, 2018 - 3:28 pm
The Patriots' game against the Jets Nov. 25 could potentially be a bit more interesting than originally anticipated. That's what happens when you entertain the idea of throwing the best running back in the NFL into the mix. According to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News the Jets have reached...
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Alex Reimer
September 24, 2018 - 3:02 pm
Don Orsillo is slated to return to Fenway Park for the first time since he was serenaded with two months of standing ovations on his way to sunny San Diego. The beloved play-by-play man tweeted Monday he’ll be in Boston this upcoming weekend for Red Sox-Yankees Saturday afternoon, calling the game...
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Alex Reimer
September 24, 2018 - 2:48 pm
Four years ago, former ESPN analyst Trent Dilfer proclaimed the Patriots weren’t good anymore following their Week 4 loss to the Chiefs at Gillette Stadium in 2014, which resulted in Tom Brady getting pulled for then-rookie Jimmy Garoppolo. The Patriots, of course, wound up winning the Super Bowl,...
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Alex Reimer
September 24, 2018 - 1:09 pm
Oftentimes, even Bill Belichick’s most puzzling personnel decisions are explainable. Sure, it was bewildering to see the pass rush-desperate Pats trade Chandler Jones, but it wasn’t inexplicable –– given Jones’ demands for a contract extension and disastrous synthetic weed trip that left him...
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Rob Bradford
September 24, 2018 - 10:53 am
It turns out those games in Yankee Stadium did mean something more than just a chance to pop another round of champagne corks. Alex Cora told reporters Sunday that the plan now is to start Nathan Eovaldi Monday, with Eduardo Rodriguez coming in out of the bullpen. That is change of course from what...
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Alex Reimer
September 24, 2018 - 10:35 am
Tom Brady has nothing but sympathy for Jimmy Garoppolo after his ex-protege appeared to tear his ACL in the 49ers’ loss to the Chiefs Sunday. During Brady's weekly interview with “Kirk & Callahan,” the Patriots’ QB said he can relate to the anguish Garoppolo is probably experiencing. Brady tore...
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