Jerod Mayo

February 05, 2014 - 6:45 am
With the Patriots done for the season, we'€™ve got an end-of-the-year position-by-position breakdown of where the roster stands. We'€™ve focused on special teams , wide receivers , tight ends , running backs , quarterbacks , offensive line and defensive line . Now, it'€™s the linebackers...
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January 07, 2014 - 10:32 am
FOXBORO -- Dont'a Hightower acknowledged Tuesday that he may have lost his focus earlier in the season, but the second-year linebacker is back to where he needs to be. After the Patriots lost Jerod Mayo earlier in the year to a season-ending injury, Hightower's role expanded, and he admitted he...
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December 26, 2013 - 4:40 am
Over the final days of the year, WEEI.com will count down the top 13 stories of 2013 in Boston sports. This is No. 7: Patriots stung by injuries to Rob Gronkowski , Vince Wilfork , Jerod Mayo , other key players. To see the previous entries, click here. In any sport, but especially football,...
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October 16, 2013 - 10:30 am
FOXBORO -- Despite the fact that they've now lost two of their most indispensable defensive leaders in Vince Wilfork and Jerod Mayo to season-ending injuries, the Patriots' defense isn't going to spend a lot of time sitting around feeling sorry for themselves. "I think the good thing here is that...
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Mike Petraglia
October 16, 2013 - 7:02 am
FOXBORO -- The Patriots returned to practice on Wednesday in sweats and shells and had a season-high five players absent. Leading the group were cornerback Aqib Talib and wide receiver Danny Amendola . Also not in attendance were offensive lineman Dan Connolly , running back Leon Washington and...
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Mike Petraglia
October 16, 2013 - 5:52 am
FOXBORO -- Jerod Mayo has played his last snap of the season for the Patriots. Bill Belichick addressed the injury on Wednesday. "It's a medical decision," Belichick said. "He does a lot for us." The loss of Mayo as captain means the Patriots will be playing without their two captains on defense...
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October 15, 2013 - 5:03 pm
The loss of Jerod Mayo for any extended period of time would be a substantial blow to a New England defense that is already dealing with the loss of veteran defensive lineman Vince Wilfork , and would force Bill Belichick and Matt Patricia to get even more creative when it comes to designing a...
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Mike Petraglia
October 15, 2013 - 4:15 pm
The injuries continue to mount for the Patriots. Linebacker Jerod Mayo has had surgery on a torn pectoral muscle and is out at least eight weeks, a source tells WEEI.com. Depending on the severity of the tear and the subsequent rehab, Mayo could return to working out in six weeks. If there's a...
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Mike Petraglia
October 01, 2013 - 6:18 am
With Vince Wilfork now likely gone for the season, the mantle of leadership on the defense moves to the broad shoulders of linebacker Jerod Mayo . The Patriots, like any football team, always adopt the mantra of "next man up" when a player goes down, even a proven star player as is the case with...
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Mike Petraglia
September 25, 2013 - 1:59 pm
FOXBORO -- Danny Amendola (groin), Rob Gronkowski (back/forearm) and linebacker Jerod Mayo (ankle) were among 15 players limited at practice on Wednesday while Stevan Ridley (knee), Matthew Slater (wrist) and Vince Wilfork (Achilles) were the three missing player as the Patriots returned to...
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