It Is What It Is

Mike Petraglia
October 25, 2008 - 9:01 am
In case anyone forgot with all the hype this week surrounding the certain left knee of a star quarterback and the season-ending quadriceps injury to Rodney Harrison , the Patriots are scheduled to actually play a game this Sunday at Gillette Stadium against the St. Louis Rams . This is where Bill...
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Mike Petraglia
October 24, 2008 - 6:26 am
Fridays are usually pretty relaxed and laid back here in Foxboro. And judging by Bill Belichick , today was no different than any other media session two days before game day. The buzz about Tom Brady's left knee doesn't affect Belichick and his staff and players as they prep for the St. Louis Rams...
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Mike Petraglia
October 23, 2008 - 12:03 pm
Renowned Orthopaedic specialist Dr. Tim Kremchek has never looked inside Tom Brady's left knee. But he certainly doesn't like what he hears. Taking a brief break from work on Thursday afternoon, Kremchek spoke with WEEI.com from his Cincinnati offices and reacted to what has been reported, first on...
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Mike Petraglia
October 23, 2008 - 6:29 am
Here in Foxboro, there's a good bit of both. The wait this morning in the Patriots locker room was for quarterback Matt Cassel , as we the assembled media wanted to ask him about the obvious and not-so obvious. The obvious was whether he had heard from Tom Brady and whether he told him anything...
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Mike Petraglia
October 22, 2008 - 7:10 am
Our warm, hearty and sincere thanks go out to Adam ' Pacman' Jones for providing one of the best pieces of bulletin board material ever and some tremendous comedic relief when he dissed the Rams in the Dallas Morning News back in September. Unfortunately, Jones is not laughing now, after getting...
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Mike Petraglia
October 20, 2008 - 7:06 pm
That was more like it. The Patriots broke out a can of you-know-what on Mike Shanahan and the Denver Broncos on Monday night, beating them in every aspect of the game. Ask the Patriots, and to a man they all say being home in front of the Gillette crowd on a Monday night was what did the trick in...
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Mike Petraglia
October 20, 2008 - 12:42 pm
The season has come to an end for Patriots running back Laurence Maroney , after the team placed him on injured reserve Monday, prior to the team's game against the Broncos . Maroney, 23, has played in 30 games with nine starts for the Patriots since being selected in the first round (21st overall...
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Rob Bradford
October 20, 2008 - 9:48 am
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Mike Petraglia
October 18, 2008 - 9:43 am
Talk to different Patriots this week about the urgency of their Monday night contest with the Denver Broncos and you get different answers and different attitudes. Ellis Hobbs said everyone will be watching while Rodney Harrison said the Pats have the same group that went 18-0 before losing that...
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Mike Petraglia
October 17, 2008 - 7:16 am
Bill Belichick knows a thing or two about championship makeup in athletes and teams. And what he saw Thursday night while taking a break from preparing for Denver Monday night confirmed to him that the Red Sox certainly have the unmistakeable quality of heart. Belichick shows some love for the Red...
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