Super Bowl XLII

Tom Brady and Danny Amendola
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John Tomase
January 22, 2018 - 9:55 am
There are a lot of Patriots haters out there, and the official Gillette Stadium Twitter account seemed to have a message for them on Monday after Sunday's 24-20 comeback victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC title game. "This isn't even close to the last confetti pic we'll be posting,"...
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John Tomase
January 16, 2018 - 4:20 pm
Patriots fans love to gloat when Steelers coach Mike Tomlin mismanages the clock, like he did in November's last-second loss to New England, and again in Sunday's shocking 45-42 defeat to the Jaguars in the playoffs. It turns out some members of Steelers ownership have had enough. According to a...
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John Tomase
October 23, 2017 - 10:30 pm
It was around maybe the third time the Falcons decided to go for it on fourth down Sunday -- by running a jet sweep on the goal line as part of Steve Sarkisian's not-really-catching-on sideways-only offense -- that the thought crystallized. This was going to be another one of Those Games that the...
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Mike Petraglia
September 01, 2016 - 1:18 pm
[caption id="attachment_110520" align="alignright" width="400"] Tom Brady throws a pass during the preseason. (Jeremy Brevar/USA Today Sports)[/caption] EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Tom Brady will not just be watching TV during his time away from the Patriots. He'll be helping to produce a TV show of...
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Mike Petraglia
November 11, 2015 - 10:39 am
FOXBORO -- WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price explain why this time around, when it matters, the Patriots should beat Giants . Much has changed since the Giants beat the Patriots in Super Bowl XLII and twice in 2011, including Super Bowl XLVI. The Patriots are 8-0 for the second time in...
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Mike Petraglia
November 10, 2015 - 9:06 am
[caption id="attachment_79850" align="alignright" width="150"] Rodney Harrison [/caption] Rodney Harrison has seen and experienced enough to know that there's no sure thing, especially when the Patriots take on the Giants . That's why he told WEEI's midday show Tuesday that there's no way Bill...
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Mike Petraglia
March 03, 2015 - 5:11 am
[caption id="attachment_89523" align="alignright" width="400"] Bill Belichick is happy to bring back Ray Ventrone as a special teams coach. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)[/caption] Bubba is back. The Patriots announced Tuesday that Bill Belichick has hired Ray Ventrone to serve as assistant special...
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Ryan Hannable
January 25, 2015 - 3:30 am
[caption id="attachment_79135" align="alignright" width="150"] Jerod Mayo [/caption] FOXBORO -- Unfortunately for Jerod Mayo he cannot play in the postseason for a second straight year, as for a second straight year he suffered a season-ending injury. But, that doesn't mean Mayo has stopped playing...
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Mike Petraglia
February 02, 2012 - 7:20 am
INDIANAPOLIS -- Where was Stephen Gostkowski on fourth-and-13 at the Giants 31 late in the third quarter? One of the lingering questions from Super Bowl XLII for Patriots fans. Bill Belichick chose not to rely on Gostkowski's leg indoors at the University of Phoenix Stadium on what would've been a...
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January 31, 2012 - 5:33 am
Former Patriot Heath Evans made an appearance on the Dennis & Callahan show Tuesday morning to provide a player perspective on the Super Bowl matchup between the Patriots and Giants . Evans was a member of the 2007 team that saw its bid for a perfect season end in the waning moments of Super...
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