Stephon Gilmore

New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore
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Ryan Hannable
February 04, 2019 - 8:12 am
ATLANTA — Stephon Gilmore was the only member of the Patriots to make the first-team All-Pro team this season, and he showed why Sunday night in Super Bowl LIII. After Sony Michel recorded a two-yard touchdown with exactly seven minutes remaining in regulation, which gave the Patriots a 10-3 lead...
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New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore
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Ryan Hannable
February 04, 2019 - 4:24 am
ATLANTA — As the saying goes, defense wins championships. In the five previous Super Bowl titles, the Patriots offense has received the majority of the credit, and why not? Most recently, the team scored 14 fourth quarter points to stun the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX and then overcame a 28-3...
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Ryan Hannable
January 26, 2019 - 9:17 am
FOXBORO -- All-Pro Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore wouldn't reveal Friday who he will be matched up against in Super Bowl LIII, but if it's Brandin Cooks, he appears up for the challenge. In his first season with the Rams, Cooks finished the regular season with 80 catches for 1,204 yards and...
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Ryan Hannable
January 07, 2019 - 4:33 pm
FOXBORO -- Last week, Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore was selected as a first-team All-Pro for the first time in his career. He was the only Patriots player to be named to the team, although Cordarrelle Patterson was named to the second-team as a kick returner. Speaking Monday, Gilmore was...
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Ryan Hannable
January 06, 2019 - 5:19 am
1. Maybe Rob Gronkowski shouldn’t be declared done just yet. Although the Patriots tight end has certainly struggled this year while dealing with nagging back/ankle injuries, he can rely on past history to give him some confidence for the divisional round game. In five career divisional round games...
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Ryan Hannable
January 04, 2019 - 12:21 pm
It's one thing to be named to the Pro Bowl, but an even bigger honor is to be named an All-Pro. After getting three players named to the Pro Bowl, they have just one All-Pro: cornerback Stephon Gilmore. It's the first time he's been named to the team. Gilmore, playing in his second season with the...
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Ryan Hannable
January 02, 2019 - 6:30 pm
FOXBORO -- If you watched Stephon Gilmore in high school you would have had no idea he would one day become a two-time Pro Bowl cornerback. Why? Because he was primarily a quarterback in Rock Hill, South Carolina, and it wasn't until after his senior season and he enrolled at the University of...
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Ryan Hannable
January 02, 2019 - 10:08 am
The official NFL All-Pro team won't be unveiled for a few weeks, but Pro Football Focus released its team and it includes three members of the Patriots -- offensive lineman Shaq Mason, cornerback Stephon Gilmore and special teams player Albert McClellan. Also, defensive end Trey Flowers got second-...
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Ryan Hannable
December 30, 2018 - 5:35 pm
FOXBORO -- It's always a good thing for NFL cornerbacks to have a little confidence, and Stephon Gilmore is the perfect example of that. He's not much of a trash-talker, but he knows what he does on the field. Following the Patriots' 38-3 over the Jets in the regular-season finale, the cornerback...
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Ryan Hannable
December 19, 2018 - 5:53 pm
FOXBORO -- Stephon Gilmore made the second Pro Bowl of his career on Tuesday night, joining Tom Brady as the Patriots' only representatives. Speaking Wednesday, the cornerback was asked how he found out? "Bill [Belichick] called me," Gilmore said. "Told me, ‘Congrats. Get ready for work this week...
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