Robert Kraft

June 15, 2013 - 4:00 am
A day after receiving Carnegie Hall'€™s sixth Medal of Excellence for outstanding philanthropic leadership, Patriots owner Robert Kraft was a guest on CNBC'€™s '€œSummer on the Street'€ program Friday afternoon in New York. Kraft touched on a number of topics in the interview, including...
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Mike Petraglia
June 12, 2013 - 3:29 pm
FOXBORO -- Speaking after handing out 26 community service awards to honor the memory of his late wife, Myra Kraft , Patriots owner Robert Kraft addressed the acquisition of Tim Tebow . After acknowledging that he did play a direct role in the signing of the most famous back-up quarterback in the...
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June 10, 2013 - 6:41 am
Former Patriots receiver Wes Welker , now a member of the Broncos , admitted in a meeting with the media in Denver on Sunday that he feels freer to speak his mind since parting ways with Bill Belichick . "I feel like I can be myself a little more for sure," Welker said, via Yahoo! Sports , adding...
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May 21, 2013 - 1:16 pm
Patriots owner Robert Kraft had good news about the most recent round of surgery for tight end Rob Gronkowski , telling reporters Tuesday that it was "as good a report as we could've hoped." "That made me feel good," Kraft said when he heard the news about Gronkowski's latest surgery. "I heard...
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May 02, 2013 - 1:12 pm
After taking part in the ceremonial presentation of the jersey to top draft pick Jamie Collins, Patriots owner Robert Kraft took some time with speak with reporters Thursday afternoon at Gillette Stadium . Here's the entire Q&A with the media, which lasted just over seven minutes: Opening...
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May 02, 2013 - 12:02 pm
FOXBORO -- Patriots owner Robert Kraft was asked Thursday about his thoughts regarding the recent announcement by Jason Collins , and what that meant for the world of professional sports as well as what sort of a reaction a gay player might get in New England. "My hearty congratulations to [him],"...
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April 16, 2013 - 3:46 pm
The Patriots announced Tuesday night the Kraft Family will match up to $100,000 in donations made toward relief efforts in the wake of the Marathon bombings. The Patriots and Revolution Charitable Foundations will collect donations online, with funds earmarked to assist with victim recovery...
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April 03, 2013 - 8:28 am
Wes Welker said Wednesday morning that contract talks between his reps and the Patriots never got personal and indicated that in the end, "everything worked out really well for everybody." The former Patriots wide receiver who signed a free agent deal with the Broncos last month after six seasons...
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April 02, 2013 - 2:05 pm
Patriots owner Robert Kraft has issued a statement on he death of former coach Chuck Fairbanks . '€œAs a Patriots season ticket holder, I remember the excitement that was generated by the hiring of Chuck Fairbanks from the University of Oklahoma in 1973,'€ said Kraft in a statement issued by...
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March 26, 2013 - 11:50 am
Patriots owner Robert Kraft is worth $2.3 billion, according to Forbes. Kraft, who has owned the team since 1994, is the eighth-richest owner in the NFL -- he trails Seattle's Paul Allen ($15 billion); St. Louis' Stan Kroenke ($5 billion); Miami's Stephen Ross and Tampa Bay's Malcolm Glazer (both...
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