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Ryan Hannable
January 01, 2019 - 9:57 pm
The playoffs are here except the Patriots do not yet know their opponent. Since they are the No. 2 seed in the AFC and have earned a first-round bye, they will not know who they will play until after the games on wild card weekend. The Patriots will host the highest seed to come out of this weekend...
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Alex Reimer
November 27, 2018 - 1:10 pm
It is amazing Mike Vrabel and the Titans were able to devise a game plan that tormented Tom Brady and left the Patriots listless. They looked like a high school squad in their 34-17 loss to the Texans Monday night, and Vrabel was the one leading the way decked out in his cheesy letterman jacket ––...
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Alex Reimer
September 10, 2018 - 11:56 am
It took less than two minutes of game time Sunday to be reminded of the X-Factor that presides over every Patriots’ season. On Houston’s first play from scrimmage, Deshaun Watson fumbled while attempting to hand the ball to running back Lamar Miller. The Patriots recovered on the Texans’ 19-yard...
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Alex Reimer
September 10, 2018 - 10:14 am
It was looking good for Bill O’Brien. The Texans’ head coach appeared to be the one Bill Belichick disciple who could make it on his own, rather than putting on a second-rate Hoodie tribute act en route to sub-.500 finishes. At Penn State, O’Brien brought the Nittany Lions back to respectability in...
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Alex Reimer
September 09, 2018 - 5:42 pm
Tony Romo found himself at a crossroads in his young broadcasting career at the end of last season. Throughout much of his rookie campaign in the booth, the affable ex-Cowboys QB delighted viewers with his clairvoyance and enthusiasm. He quickly earned high marks, with CBS Sports president Sean...
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WEEI
September 09, 2018 - 8:15 am
The New England Patriots open their 2018 season Sunday at Gillette Stadium against the Houston Texans. It will be a rematch of last September's exciting showdown, which turned into a wild back-and-forth shootout that saw the Patriots win 36-33 thanks to a last-minute touchdown pass from Tom Brady...
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Lucy Burdge
June 04, 2018 - 2:54 pm
Five former Texans cheerleaders have filed a lawsuit against the team, it was announced in a press conference on Friday. Hannah Turnbow, Ainsley Parish, Morgan Wiederhold, Ashley Rodriguez, and Kelly Neuner claim they were subject to low pay, sexual harassment and bullying while working for the...
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Alex Reimer
March 26, 2018 - 10:52 am
Athletes who speak out about social issues are often chastised to stick to sports, or to quote Fox News host Laura Ingraham, “shut up and dribble.” But on Sunday, we once again saw that some NFL owners are the people who should actually heed that advice. Outside of President Donald Trump, Cowboys...
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Alex Reimer
March 14, 2018 - 9:12 am
We will probably never know the full story behind Malcolm Butler’s surprise Super Bowl benching. But the free agent interest Butler attracted from some ex-Bill Belichick disciples offers a strong rebuke of the Hoodie’s decision. Clearly, the rest of the league doesn’t view it as a big deal. Butler...
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