Josh McDaniels

Tom Brady, Josh Gordon
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Andy Hart
October 02, 2019 - 6:46 am
What does the Patriots offense do consistently well right now? That’s the question facing New England offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels and quarterback Tom Brady these days, one that’s not close to having an obvious answer. This isn’t just a knee-jerk reaction to the Patriots offensive struggles...
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Josh Gordon
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Andy Hart
October 01, 2019 - 4:13 pm
So far in 2019, throwing the ball to Josh Gordon has been about a 50/50 proposition. Through four games Gordon has hauled in 14 catches on his 27 targets, tallying 221 yards and one touchdown. Gordon’s catch rate is down to 52 percent this fall from his 59 percent rate (40 catches on 68 targets)...
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Antonio Brown
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Ryan Hannable
September 10, 2019 - 1:32 pm
There are a lot of things that will be worth monitoring following the Patriots signing Antonio Brown. One of which is keeping him engaged and buying into the system. Part of that is knowing some games Brown may not get as many targets as he would like since that is how the Patriots offense goes --...
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Ryan Hannable
September 04, 2019 - 8:00 am
Wednesday night Patriots fans will want to be glued to the NFL Network beginning at 8 p.m. because two Patriots specials will air, beginning with Do Your Job Part III. Everyone knows by now the gist of the program with the two prior editions, but there are some interesting elements unique to this...
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Patriots quarterbacks
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Ryan Hannable
August 29, 2019 - 9:45 am
FOXBOROUGH -- Josh McDaniels is not only the Patriots ' offensive coordinator, but he's also the quarterbacks coach, meaning he spends a ton of time in the QB room. Speaking earlier in the week when assistant coaches were made available, McDaniels touched on all three quarterbacks -- Tom Brady,...
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Demaryius Thomas
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Ryan Hannable
August 28, 2019 - 9:11 am
FOXBOROUGH -- Josh McDaniels may know Demaryius Thomas better than anyone on the Patriots . After all, McDaniels drafted Thomas in the first round of the 2010 draft when he was the head coach in Denver. The wide receiver went onto have five, 1,000-yard seasons with the Broncos. Thomas was traded to...
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Ryan Hannable
August 27, 2019 - 11:18 am
FOXBOROUGH -- Josh Gordon has been back with the Patriots for over a week now after being reinstated by the NFL on a conditional basis. The wide receiver came off NFI earlier this week, meaning he can now play in the final preseason game and is eligible to play Week 1 provided he's on the active...
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Quarterback Jarrett Stidham
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Ryan Hannable
May 14, 2019 - 1:36 pm
The Patriots held rookie minicamp last weekend at Gillette Stadium, which gave the coaching staff a chance to work with the rookies for the first time. One of the most talked about rookies is quarterback Jarrett Stidham out of Auburn, who the team selected in the fourth round. He's viewed as a...
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Ryan Hannable
May 11, 2019 - 7:12 am
FOXBORO — Last offseason was a bit different for Tom Brady, as the quarterback missed all of the voluntary offseason workout program and only attended mandatory minicamp. So, will that happen again this year, or will Brady change his mind and attend OTAs later this month? "I have no idea,"...
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Ryan Hannable
May 10, 2019 - 2:32 pm
FOXBORO -- Arguably the biggest thing to happen with the Patriots this offseason was the retirement of Rob Gronkowski. This leaves the Patriots with a tight ends depth chart of Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Ben Watson (not officially signed), Stephen Anderson, Matt LaCosse, Ryan Izzo and Andrew Beck...
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