Robert Kraft

June 08, 2009 - 9:30 am
BOLTON -- Two players with rapidly expiring contracts were front and center at Monday'€™s Patriots Charitable Foundation Golf Tournament at the International. Offensive lineman Logan Mankins and nose tackle Vince Wilfork both have deals that are up at the end of the 2009 season, and prior to...
Read More
June 08, 2009 - 8:12 am
Patriots owner Robert Kraft joined the Dale & Holley Show from the Patriots Foundation Charitable Golf Tournament. Now in his 16th year as the owner of the football team, Kraft admitted that the team business model continues to evolve, and that it remains challenging to evolve with it. "It'€™...
Read More
June 03, 2009 - 8:56 am
The Patriots have just issued statements from both owner Robert Kraft and coach Bill Belichick on the occasion of Rodney Harrison's retirement. '€œLike so many other Patriots fans, Rodney Harrison will always be one of my favorite players,'€ said Kraft. '€œWhen he signed with the Patriots as...
Read More
May 12, 2009 - 12:21 pm
Sports Illustrated released its annual rankings of the owners in each sport. Locally, the Red Sox ownership group of John Henry, Tom Werner and Larry Lucchino landed at the top of the Major League Baseball heap , while Robert Kraft ranked second among NFL owners , behind the Rooney Family. The...
Read More
March 29, 2009 - 5:54 pm
Free agent defensive end Jason Taylor sounded thrilled Sunday night when asked about the possibility of playing for the Patriots. Speaking at a charity event on South Florida, he said he heard what New England owner Robert Kraft said about him, and said "it's great to be wanted." "I did hear that...
Read More
March 29, 2009 - 5:12 pm
Patriots owner Robert Kraft has issued a statement on the passing of Lou Saban: "On behalf of the New England Patriots organization and my entire family, we are deeply saddened by the news of Lou Saban's passing and extend sincere sympathies to the entire Saban family. As the Patriots' first head...
Read More
Mike Petraglia
December 15, 2008 - 9:37 am
It should come as no surprise to anyone in New England that Patriots owner Robert Kraft is considering among the most powerful and influential people in all of American sport. Now, there's a poll to prove it , thanks to the folks at the SportsBusiness Journal . Kraft comes in at No. 12, Red Sox...
Read More
Mike Petraglia
November 24, 2008 - 6:46 am
A Patriots Thanksgiving tradition continues tonight in Boston, more specifically at Goodwill headquarters in Roxbury. Goodwill began its Thanksgiving Food Basket tradition with Robert Kraft and the Patriots 14 years ago when Mr. Kraft purchased the team. Each year, players greet basket recipients...
Read More
Mike Petraglia
September 18, 2008 - 9:48 am
By his own admission, Patriots owner Robert Kraft never thought he would be where he was standing on Thursday afternoon. Kraft recalled the day in 1994 that he bought the team , before three Super Bowl titles, an undefeated regular season and a place in New England sports history. Kraft, along with...
Read More
Mike Petraglia
August 21, 2008 - 8:02 am
Patriots owner Robert Kraft issued a statement on Tuesday on the passing of NFL Players Union Chief Executive Gene Upshaw , who died Wednesday night from pancreatic cancer at his home in Lake Tahoe, Calif. He was 63. "I am deeply saddened today to learn of Gene Upshaw'€™s passing,'€ Kraft said...
Read More

Pages