Ivan Fears

March 31, 2016 - 10:14 am
Notre Dame held its pro day on Thursday, and according to our pal Eric Edholm of Yahoo Sports , the Patriots had a couple of folks in attendance: national scout DuJuan Daniels (top photo) and running back coach Ivan Fears. Via our pal @Eric_Edholm , the only #Patriots rep spotted at Notre Dame pro...
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September 28, 2015 - 3:18 pm
[caption id="attachment_97213" align="alignright" width="400"] Dion Lewis has on;y been around New England for three games, but has already made his mark. (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)[/caption] FOXBORO -- Ivan Fears knew the Patriots had something in Dion Lewis before most anyone else realized it...
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September 28, 2015 - 9:05 am
[caption id="attachment_94900" align="alignright" width="150"] Ivan Fears[/caption] FOXBORO -- Ivan Fears is the only guy left on the Patriots coaching staff who predates Bill Belichick and Tom Brady . The running backs coach -- in his 19th season as an assistant coach in New England -- has seen...
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April 08, 2015 - 8:04 pm
[caption id="attachment_79260" align="alignright" width="350"] LeGarrette Blount could be the seventh different back in 11 seasons to lead the Patriots in rushing yardage in 2015. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)[/caption] While not wholly unexpected, the Patriots' decision Wednesday to let Stevan...
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June 05, 2013 - 8:53 am
Patriots running backs coach Ivan Fears is excited about this year's backfield. Really excited . Fears, who is entering his 17th season as a member of the New England coaching staff -- he's been in charge of the running backs since 2002 -- talked passionately about the group of running backs...
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August 22, 2012 - 10:12 am
Running back and kick returner Jeff Demps saw his first practice action with the Patriots on Wednesday morning, and the Olympic silver medalist was thrown right into the fray, going at it in one-on-one drills in a joint practice session with the Buccaneers in Tampa. For Demps, who said he hasn'€™...
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Mike Petraglia
June 13, 2012 - 7:29 pm
FOXBORO -- Stevan Ridley remembers being scratched for the AFC Championship and the Super Bowl . He fumbled against the Bills in the season finale but got the ball back. He fumbled in New England's romp over Denver and wasn't as lucky in the AFC divisional round. After not fumbling all season long...
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November 02, 2010 - 9:18 am
The Patriots made it official Tuesday afternoon, announcing left guard Logan Mankins has returned to the team. Mankins, who had stayed away from offseason workouts, training camp and the first seven games of the regular season because he was unhappy about his contract situation, has apparently...
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August 18, 2010 - 11:19 am
There are few people in the Patriots'€™ organization remaining who actually predate Bill Belichick '€” who took charge of the Patriots as head coach in 2000 '€” but running backs coach Ivan Fears and running back Kevin Faulk are two of them. Fears is in his second tour of duty with New...
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