Sunday 7

Best Buddies did Tom Brady a disservice on Friday. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports)
Ryan Hannable
June 04, 2017 - 6:00 am
1 . All Tom Brady wanted to do was raise money for children with special needs, and because of a poor decision by Best Buddies the quarterback was unfairly blamed for something he had no involvement in. A Globe photographer was not allowed into Brady's Best Buddies football game Friday night,...
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It was good to see Rob Gronkowski at OTAs this week. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports)
Ryan Hannable
May 28, 2017 - 6:00 am
1. Just six months ago, Rob Gronkowski was having yet another back surgery, which ended his 2016 season two months premature. But unlike some other offseasons, the injury didn't prevent Gronkowski from participating in OTAs, as the tight end was a full participant this week. Last season he didn't...
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Tom Brady will likely need to address Gisele’s concussion comments at some point. (Troy Taormina/USA Today Sports)
Ryan Hannable
May 21, 2017 - 6:00 am
1. The biggest football story of the week was Tom Brady’s wife, Gisele Bundchen, going on CBS This Morning and saying Brady has had concussions over the course of his career, including last year . This wouldn’t seem like a big deal given Brady has played 17 years in the NFL, but the issue is Brady...
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Chris Hogan has stayed busy this offseason. (Kirby Lee/USA Today Sports)
Ryan Hannable
April 09, 2017 - 6:00 am
1. There hasn’t been much time to rest this offseason for wide receiver Chris Hogan. Just weeks after winning Super Bowl LI, Hogan’s wife Ashley gave birth to twins — Chase and Parker. Despite the hectic life at home now, it hasn’t stopped the wide out from training for next season. Well, except...
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Michigan tight end Jake Butt could be an option for the Patriots at No. 72 overall. (Reese Strickland/USA Today Sports)
Ryan Hannable
April 02, 2017 - 6:00 am
1. As of now, the Patriots do not have a pick in the first or second round of the NFL draft, which means their first pick will be in the third round, No. 72 overall. This pick has actually yielded some pretty decent players over the years including defensive tackle Terrance Knighton, defensive end...
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Ryan Hannable
March 19, 2017 - 2:00 am
[caption id="attachment_117634" align="alignright" width="400"] Malcolm Butler is likely headed to New Orleans. (Michael Madrid/USA Today Sports)[/caption] 1. With Malcolm Butler visiting the Saints last week as a restricted free agent with a first-round tender, many have speculated the Patriots...
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Ryan Hannable
March 12, 2017 - 1:00 am
[caption id="attachment_117817" align="alignright" width="400"] The Jimmy Garoppolo trade talk is only going to continue. (Mark J. Rebilas/USA Today Sports)[/caption] 1. Following the two trades the Patriots made Friday in acquiring Kony Ealy and Brandin Cooks, the Patriots are currently without a...
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Ryan Hannable
March 05, 2017 - 1:00 am
[caption id="attachment_117596" align="alignright" width="400"] If the Patriots don't trade Jimmy Garoppolo, Jacoby Brissett could be a reason why. (Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports)[/caption] 1. Will the Patriots trade Jimmy Garoppolo? This topic isn't going to go away any time soon. There are a...
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Ryan Hannable
February 26, 2017 - 1:00 am
[caption id="attachment_117422" align="alignright" width="400"] Jimmy Garoppolo's name could be coming up some this week at the NFL combine. (Mark J. Rebilas/USA Today Sports)[/caption] 1 . The last few weeks have featured a lot of hypotheticals when it comes to a potential trade of Jimmy Garoppolo...
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