Phillip Dorsett

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Ryan Hannable
September 09, 2018 - 11:34 pm
FOXBORO — For the first time in quite awhile, there was legitimate intrigue with the Patriots and how they would look to open the season. In the past, it was pretty clear what the team would be like — a high-powered offense with a defense that relies on the bend, but don’t break motto. This year,...
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Ryan Hannable
August 25, 2018 - 12:31 am
CHARLOTTE -- Wide receiver Phillip Dorsett has been one of the better players on the entire team during practices this summer, but it hasn't translated to the first two preseason games. That changed Friday night. Dorsett was a major part of the first-team offense, which played the entire first half...
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Ryan Hannable
August 24, 2018 - 8:25 am
The regular season is fast approaching and still are a number of question marks on the Patriots’ roster, but some of them could be answered Friday night in the third preseason game against the Panthers in Carolina. Given it is the so-called “dress rehearsal” for the regular season, we should have a...
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Ryan Hannable
August 14, 2018 - 10:56 pm
FOXBORO — When Phillip Dorsett went down to the ground with what looked like a non-contact injury during 11-on-11 drills on Tuesday, the immediate thought was the Patriots could be in a heck of a lot of trouble at receiver. No offense to Dorsett, who should have an increased role this year, but...
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Ryan Hannable
August 14, 2018 - 4:41 pm
FOXBORO — The Patriots held practice No. 14, the final open training camp session of the summer, Tuesday afternoon on the upper grass fields behind Gillette Stadium. In hot and humid conditions, the intensity level was there, which was aided by one of the larger crowds of the summer. The nearly two...
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Ryan Hannable
August 14, 2018 - 3:53 pm
FOXBORO -- Roughly three-quarters of the way through Patriots practice Tuesday, things didn't look great for Phillip Dorsett. The wide out was running a crossing route over the middle of the field during 11-on-11 work and he went down to the ground in a hurry. The defender immediately motioned for...
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Ryan Hannable
July 30, 2018 - 1:56 pm
It's hard to get praise in the media from Bill Belichick, but Phillip Dorsett was singled out by the head coach on Sirius XM NFL Radio. The coach was summing up the wide receiver position this year and within the answer singled out Dorsett for his work this spring. "[Cordarrelle] Patterson and [...
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Ryan Hannable
July 27, 2018 - 4:03 pm
FOXBORO -- In 15 games with the Patriots last year, Phillip Dorsett caught just 12 passes for 194 yards. That will likely change in a big way this year. The former first-round pick was traded to the Patriots from the Colts at the end of the summer last year in exchange for Jacoby Brissett, which...
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Ryan Hannable
May 16, 2018 - 10:04 am
The Patriots didn't pick up Phillip Dorsett's fifth-year option and now they apparently are tweaking his contract. According to ESPN's Field Yates , the wide out agreed to a reduction in the roster bonus due the fifth day of training camp. It went down from $450,000 to $150,000, but he now can earn...
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Ryan Hannable
May 02, 2018 - 5:02 pm
Thursday is the deadline for teams to pick up the fifth-year options of 2015 first-round picks and the Patriots apparently didn't for all three of the 2015 first-round picks on their roster. According to NFL Media's Mike Garafolo , defensive tackles Danny Shelton and Malcom Brown and wide receiver...
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