Brian Hoyer

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Andy Hart
August 08, 2019 - 10:34 pm
Tom Brady may have watched Thursday night’s preseason opener in Detroit from the sidelines, but that didn’t mean the Patriots passing game had the night off. Veteran backup Brian Hoyer led a pair of early scoring drives, spreading the ball to a variety of targets, and rookie Jarrett Stidham picked...
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Wide receiver Jakobi Meyers
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Ryan Hannable
August 08, 2019 - 10:32 pm
The first preseason game could not have gone much better for the Patriots . After leading 20-0 at the half, they rolled to a 31-3 win over the Lions in Detroit. Wide receiver Jakobi Meyers was the star of the game. The undrafted rookie hauled in six passes for 69 yards and two touchdowns. In...
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Rookie quarterback Jarrett Stidham
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Ryan Hannable
August 08, 2019 - 9:42 am
Typically, the majority of the preseason games really aren’t all that exciting with the starters getting little, if any playing time, especially with the games following joint practices. But, that won’t completely be the case this year for the Patriots thanks to rookie quarterback Jarrett Stidham...
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Rookie quarterback Jarrett Stidham
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Ryan Hannable
July 26, 2019 - 3:05 pm
FOXBORO -- With Tom Brady sitting out of Friday's training camp session, it meant a ton of reps for backups Brian Hoyer and rookie Jarrett Stidham. Stidham certainly showed signs of being a rookie with multiple interceptions and also taking a long time to get rid of the ball, but he also drew the...
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Ryan Hannable
July 26, 2019 - 12:37 pm
FOXBORO -- The Patriots held their second training camp session of the summer Friday morning on the upper grass fields behind Gillette Stadium. The session was held in shorts and shells, but that will change Saturday when the pads go on. It wasn't the prettiest of sessions with many sloppy periods...
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Bill Belichick
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Ryan Hannable
May 23, 2019 - 7:45 pm
FOXBORO — For the first time since Super Bowl LIII, the Patriots were on the field as a team in front of the media, but they did not look like the defending Super Bowl champions. Yes, it is because they were in t-shirts and shorts and no contact was permitted, but also because the play on the field...
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Ryan Hannable
February 11, 2019 - 10:14 am
Often times backup quarterbacks get overlooked, especially when the starter plays the entire season at a high level, but not with the 2018 Patriots. Veteran Brian Hoyer played as big of a role in the success of the team this year as any backup quarterback possibly could. Devin and Jason McCourty...
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Ryan Hannable
August 09, 2018 - 10:20 pm
FOXBORO — The Patriots opened the preseason Thursday night by hosting the Redskins at Gillette Stadium. Although some starters played, the core of the team got the night off, and the Patriots were still able to come away with a 26-17 win. New England trailed 17-0 late in the first half, but scored...
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Ryan Hannable
May 31, 2018 - 1:55 pm
FOXBORO -- Thursday was the was the fifth OTA session of the spring for the Patriots and second that was open to the media. The session lasted roughly two hours and players wore just helmets, as pads are not permitted this time of year. It was held on the upper grass fields behind Gillette Stadium...
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Ryan Hannable
May 22, 2018 - 3:43 pm
FOXBORO -- The biggest story from Tuesday's first Patriots OTA session open to the media was the absence of Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski, which goes along with what has happened the entire offseason as neither have attended any of the voluntary workouts. Additionally, it was reported by the Boston...
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