It Is What It Is

Mike Petraglia
August 18, 2009 - 12:48 pm
FOXBOROUGH - Don't let the six carries and 14 yards fool you - Laurence Maroney feels he got a lot accomplished in his first preseason game last week against the Philadelphia Eagles . And he feels even more awaits when the Patriots host the Cincinnati Bengals in the preseason home opener this...
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August 18, 2009 - 11:08 am
Thanks to the Patriots' PR staff, here's the complete Q&A between Patriots' head coach Bill Belichick and the media from earlier today at Gillette Stadium : BB: First, I think I should recognize and say something about the enshrinees for Thursday'€™s Patriots Hall of Fame induction...
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August 18, 2009 - 10:43 am
FOXBOROUGH -- Richard Seymour spoke to a crowd of reporters after Tuesday morning's practice, and touched on the possibilty of playing in a 4-3 defense, the addition of Derrick Burgess , and about his contract and the current contract situation of his fellow defensive linemen. Seymour, Vince...
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August 18, 2009 - 7:20 am
FOXBOROUGH -- The Patriots just wrapped up a morning walkthrough down here at Gillette Stadium . '€¢Not much news to report -- the entire session was held under a hot sun, with another sparse crowd in attendance. Players were in t-shirts and shorts for the duration of the session. No one was...
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August 18, 2009 - 5:27 am
FOXBOROUGH -- The Patriots have their last day of training camp scheduled for today, with a double session (9:30 a.m. and 3:45 p.m.). Coach Belichick is scheduled to address the media at 11:45 a.m. -- we should have our first blog entry up around noon. If you're coming down, make sure you dress...
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Mike Petraglia
August 17, 2009 - 2:00 pm
FOXBOROUGH -- Imagine your first day on a new job and you're competing against someone who was in your wedding just a year ago. Such a surreal situation has presented itself to Chris Taylor. On Monday, the 25-year-old tailback out of Indiana University said hello again to BenJarvus Green-Ellis ,...
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August 17, 2009 - 1:55 pm
FOXBOROUGH -- The Patriots just finished up their afternoon practice in full pads down here at Gillette Stadium : '€¢The 25th practice of the 2009 training camp was another hot one. No one keeled over this afternoon, but the hot temperatures certainly limited the crowds -- one of the smallest...
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August 17, 2009 - 1:35 pm
Thanks to the Patriots' PR staff, here's the complete transcript of Bill Belichick's Q&A with the media today at Gillette Stadium : BB: A couple of transactions to announce here from over the weekend. Shun White returned to active duty in the Navy so he'€™s on military reserve. We released...
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August 17, 2009 - 11:20 am
Here's the complete text of the announcement from the Patriots regarding the moves they made earlier today: FOXBOROUGH -- The New England Patriots announced a series of transactions today. The Patriots signed RB Chris Taylor, traded DL Le Kevin Smith to the Denver Broncos for an undisclosed draft...
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August 17, 2009 - 10:53 am
FOXBOROUGH -- Monday marked yet another hot and humid day at Gillette Stadium . Logan Mankins spoke to reporters after practice just one day after being carted off the field for an undisclosed reason -- he explained Monday what happened. Dan Koppen also spoke to reporters about staying cool in...
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