Phillip Dorsett

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Ryan Hannable
December 31, 2018 - 11:24 am
What Phillip Dorsett has been able to do this year has been really impressive. The wide receiver was a major part of the offense in the beginning of the season with Julian Edelman suspended, but then after the team acquired Josh Gordon, he wasn't even getting 15 snaps a game. Now, with Gordon out...
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Ryan Hannable
December 30, 2018 - 7:23 pm
FOXBORO — Sunday was a good day for the Patriots. In the regular-season finale, New England smoked the Jets, 38-3, which was its largest margin of victory since Week 16 of the 2016 season that also came against the Jets. The win secured the team’s ninth straight first-round bye, extending its own...
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Ryan Hannable
December 30, 2018 - 6:21 pm
FOXBORO -- The Patriots offense had a new look Sunday afternoon against the Jets -- more Phillip Dorsett and Chris Hogan. Hogan finished with six catches on 11 targets for 64 yards, while Dorsett had five receptions on five targets for 34 yards and a touchdown. These two players had been phased out...
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Ryan Hannable
December 30, 2018 - 3:58 pm
FOXBORO — Although it was against the Jets, it was how the Patriots wanted to enter the postseason. Tom Brady and the Patriots offense looked as good as it has in weeks and the defense played extremely well in New England’s 38-3 win over the Jets. The win gives the Patriots a first-round bye in the...
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Ryan Hannable
December 20, 2018 - 6:26 pm
FOXBORO — After all the missteps at receiver this offseason and during training camp, the Patriots reached the desperate stage following Week 2 of the regular season. They were desperate enough to trade a fifth-round pick to Cleveland for a troubled Josh Gordon, fully knowing it was no guarantee he...
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Ryan Hannable
November 20, 2018 - 10:55 pm
FOXBORO — For the Patriots, the bye week is all about self-scouting and finding ways to improve. With the bye week coming in Week 10 it’s hard to make drastic changes, but if one thing is clear the offense needs a bit of a jump-start, especially in the passing game. Besides Julian Edelman, no one...
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Ryan Hannable
September 28, 2018 - 8:18 am
FOXBORO -- Phillip Dorsett knows what Josh Gordon is going through when it comes to needing to learn the Patriots playbook quickly. Dorsett joined the Patriots just prior to Week 1 last year, while Gordon joined the team last week and now has to pick things up as fast as possible. Although Gordon...
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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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