New England Patriots: DL Kelcy Quarles Signed, Two Practice Squad Spots Filled
Aug 22, 2014; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots linebacker Taylor McCuller blocks for running back Jonas Gray during the fourth quarter against the Carolina Panthers at Gillette Stadium.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Words With Frenz Mailbag: Should the Patriots Keep Ryan Mallett?
Erik Frenz has been covering the Patriots and the AFC East in different roles since 2010, and joined Boston.com in 2013.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Young Patriots look to win jobs
A couple dozen players are teetering between the possibilities of being unemployed or suiting up for a Super Bowl contender, and tonight's preseason finale against the Giants will serve as their final audition, whether it's in the eyes of Pats coaches or other evaluators around the league.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Patriots-Giants: Five things to watch
Finally, the preseason is coming to an end, and prep work for the real action begins in a few days.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
New England Patriots cut-down analysis
Most significant move: On a day when nothing could trump the trade of veteran offensive lineman Logan Mankins , the one name that stood above the rest in terms of cuts is rookie defensive back Jemea Thomas .
New England Patriots Preseason: Week 3 Stock Report
Three weeks in, Bill Belichick has started to make his evaluations about the New England Patriots players known, releasing Tommy Kelly and some veteran acquisitions - Will Smith and James Anderson - while hanging on to some of their younger counterparts in the front seven.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Patriots Roster Cuts: Could Stevan Ridley be Released?
In case you hadn't heard, NFL teams must have their rosters down to 75 players by 4:00 PM ET tomorrow.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
New England Patriots Rumors: RB Shane Vereen Could Receive Added Workload This Season
RB Shane Vereen has always been a dynamic player. Whether it be in college or in the NFL with the New England Patriots , he has been productive everywhere he's been.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Patriots vs. Panthers: Fan Notes from the Preseason
While it was nice to actually win a Week 3 preseason game - the past few years the Patriots have found themselves on the receiving end of an absolute beatdown by a Lions team that likely would have held a parade through the streets of Detroit after those games had Detroit actually had access to street that wasn't riddled with burnt out car shells ... (more)
Patriots Preseason Week 3 Notes: Chandler Jones Dominant at 3-4 OLB
The Patriots have moved Chandler Jones around in the defensive front since he arrived in New England.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Patriots-Panthers: 5 things to watch
The Patriots host the Panthers tonight in the all-important third preseason game, so an offseason's worth of positional battles should really sort themselves out as Bill Belichick divvies playing time throughout the roster.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
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2014 Preseason Game 3: Panthers at Patriots Defensive Preview
Game 3 of the season is commonly thought of as the "dress rehearsal" for the regular season, and the Panthers take the stage against a perennial power in the New England Patriots.
Howe: Expect Tom Brady To Play At Least One Half In Regular Season Dress Rehearsal
The third preseason game is typically the one that most resembles a regular season contest, with the starters getting the bulk of the playing time in preparation for the grueling 16-game slate.
Socci's Notebook: A Shade of Gray As Cut-Down Day Looms
By late Sunday afternoon, as the third full week of the preseason concludes, no fewer than 480 players will confront a stark reality.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Patriots Notebook: Jerod Mayo mum on absence
Mayo has practiced twice in a row after missing the string of joint sessions and the preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles last week.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Rookie RB Gray uses mom's motivation to build toward Patriots roster spot
"She's everything to me," Patriots running back Jonas Gray said Tuesday of his mother, Jerri.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
5 New England Patriots Players Who Stood Out In Preseason Week 2
After a somewhat disheartening opener to the preseason, the New England Patriots righted the ship on Friday.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Four Potential Patriots Roster Locks We Didn't See Coming
Jeremy Gottlieb is a Boston native and seasoned sports writer/nerd whose work has appeared in The Boston Globe, The Eagle-Tribune, The Metrowest Daily News and at BDCwire, SB Nation and Bleacher Report.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Garoppolo, Pats' offense keep their edge
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick keeps his players on edge in different ways, and one of them is to insert them in a game when they least expect it.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Patriots vs. Eagles Stock Report: Malcolm Butler Continues To Shine, Offensive Line Struggles
The New England Patriots beat the Philadelphia Eagles in their second preseason game in a shootout, with a final score of 42-35.