It Is What It Is

April 29, 2009 - 8:49 pm
According to profootballtalk.com, Matt Russell has been hired as the director of college scouting in Denver. Russell spent the last three years as a national scout with Philadelphia, but prior to that, was a regional scout in New England for four years. While with the Patriots, he worked alongside...
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April 29, 2009 - 1:17 pm
The Patriots released linebacker Bo Ruud today. Here's a portion of the team's announcement it issued moments ago. Ruud, 24, was selected by the Patriots in the sixth round (197th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft . The 6-foot-3-inch, 235-pound linebacker was placed on the reserve/injured list with an...
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April 29, 2009 - 10:36 am
The Patriots have reached a deal with cornerback Jamar Love, and Love will report to rookie minicamp this weekend. According to this story , Love had several teams that were interested in him, including Jacksonville, Arizona, St. Louis and Seattle, but he opted for the Patriots. '€œA lot of teams...
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April 29, 2009 - 7:09 am
According to multiple reports, former UCLA punter Aaron Perez will participate in Patriots minicamp this weekend, but according to this story, he has not yet signed a free agent contract. (Not yet, anyway.) The 22-year-old Perez was considered one of the best punters in all of college football last...
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April 28, 2009 - 9:47 am
The Patriots have invited former Troy University receiver/running back Josh Allen in for a tryout. (The news was first reported here .)Â A 5-foot-11, 192-pound native of Georgia, Allen was invited to rookie minicamp last year with New England, but suffered an injury and didn't stick on the roster...
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April 27, 2009 - 5:14 pm
Did the Minnesota Vikings screw up the Patriots' plans to draft Florida wide receiver Percy Harvin? According to this story , they just might have. Sid Hartman writes in the Minneapolis Star-Tribune that the Patriots were going to take Harvin with the No. 23 overall pick this past weekend, but...
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April 27, 2009 - 2:44 pm
Jermail Porter, a wrestler out of Kent State, has reached an agreement on a free agent deal with the Patriots. An All-American wrestler, the 285-pound Porter likely translates as an offensive lineman in the NFL. However, he is a huge project -- he told Ohio.com that he has never played organized...
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April 27, 2009 - 11:51 am
Patriots coach Bill Belichick will be on "The Big Show" this afternoon shortly after 5 p.m.
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April 27, 2009 - 7:40 am
If you haven't had a chance to listen yet, check out the audio of Patriots' top pick Patrick Chung here .
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April 27, 2009 - 6:51 am
The Patriots are starting to sign several free agents who will be brought in to Foxborough for rookie camp this weekend. Michigan State quarterback Brian Hoyer was the first name we found out about, but Monday morning, it was reported Kentucky safety Marcus McClinton , as well as Navy fullback Eric...
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