Patriots

Tom Brady
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John Tomase
December 18, 2018 - 12:30 pm
Tom Brady's numbers have declined, but they're certainly not terrible. He ranks fifth in the NFL in passing yards (3,979), 10th in touchdowns (24), and 12th in rating (97.6). His closest comp is probably Minnesota's Kirk Cousins, a good quarterback, but not a great one. Those are the surface...
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Lucy Burdge
December 18, 2018 - 6:06 am
Week 15 of this NFL was another rough one for the Patriots. Social media was full of reaction their loss to the Steelers, as well as reaction to a terrible throw by Brady and Tony Romo’s performance in the broadcast booth. Here’s how it all played out on Twitter. Sebastian Janikowski put zero...
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Tom Brady
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John Tomase
December 17, 2018 - 12:14 pm
Watching the Patriots do un-Patriots-like things for three hours on Sunday -- how many times could Trent Brown flinch, Julian Edelman clang, and Tom Brady bail? -- I still found two words running through my head. "And yet." They played horribly . . . and yet still had four cracks at forcing...
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WEEI
December 17, 2018 - 9:00 am
By JOHN ANDERSEN It took me a week to get out of bed after the 2016 election was stolen from Hillary Clinton, but this Patriots loss may have all of New England bedridden for weeks. Plenty of time to catch up on this weekend’s occurrences in the Millionaire Boys Club League. Here’s everything you...
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Lucy Burdge
December 17, 2018 - 6:00 am
Welcome to Monday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Utah at Houston, 8 p.m. (NBATV) NBA: Memphis at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. (NBATV) NFL: New Orleans at Carolina, 8:15 p.m...
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Tom Brady and Ben Roethlisberger
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John Tomase
December 16, 2018 - 8:33 pm
It was the kind of throw Tom Brady simply never makes. Facing second-and-4 from the Pittsburgh 16 with a chance to give the Patriots the lead midway through Sunday's fourth quarter, Brady felt pressure while backpedaling and lofted a pass up for grabs towards the sideline. If he was trying to throw...
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Kenyan Drake
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John Tomase
December 11, 2018 - 11:44 am
In the immediate aftermath of Sunday's shocking 34-33 defeat to the Dolphins, Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy posed a question: is this the worst non-playoff loss in Boston sports history? All due respect to the Hall of Fame writer, but not even close! Shaughnessy should know this as well as anyone...
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Kenyan Drake
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John Tomase
December 11, 2018 - 10:16 am
New Englanders around the world reacted in stunned disbelief on Sunday when the Dolphins beat the Patriots on a 69-yard desperation hook-and-lateral touchdown by Kenyan Drake on the final play of regulation. Cameras were rolling on a number of former Patriots as the play happened in real time, and...
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December 11, 2018 - 5:58 am
Week 14 in this NFL season was a crazy one, especially with the Patriots’ shocking last-minute loss to the Dolphins. There were the viral reactions to the end of the game, a torrential rain storm before it and a slight issue with the turf on the field in Miami. Here’s how it all played out on...
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Lucy Burdge
December 11, 2018 - 5:51 am
Welcome to Tuesday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . TUESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Portland at Houston, 8 p.m. (NBATV) NBA: Toronto at LA Clippers, 10:30 p.m. (NBATV) NHL: Arizona at Boston, 7 p.m. (...
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