7 hrs ago
Photos: Patriots Preseason Game 3
Steve Beauharnais runs the ball back after intercepting a pass from Derek Anderson in the second half as the Patriots defense continued to shut out the Panthers.
7 hrs ago
Photos: Patriots Preseason Game 3
Stephen Gostkowski ended the first half by nailing a 60-yard field goal to put the Patriots up 13-0 in what was an all-around impressive pass for the Pats offense and defense.
12 hrs ago
5 Points of Emphasis for the Patriots Against the Panthers
Instead, for the third straight week the focus for the Patriots should be on holes in the roster and the individual competitions that are going on.
14 hrs ago
Still got it: Veterans who will exceed expectations
What truly makes the NFL beautiful and separates it from other sports? The genuine surprises.
18 hrs ago
New England Patriots Links 8/22/14 - Preseason Week 3: Patriots vs. Panthers
Jeff Howe says that tonight could turn into an extended sneak preview of a defensive scheme alteration , highlighting their flexibility.
21 hrs ago
Patriots up front with flexibility
While last week offered the initial viewing of the Patriots' key defensive personnel acquisition, tonight could turn into an extended sneak preview of a scheme alteration.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
New England vs. Carolina: Patriots Preseason Week 3 Preview
Though veteran preseason performance is typically irrelevant, the third game provides a semi-meaningful look at how a team's core has gelled over the course of the offseason.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Patriots: Roster analysis
Here's attempt No. 3 - my third shot of the summer - at projecting the 53-man roster the Patriots will carry into the regular season.
On defense, Patriots value versatility over specialization
Bill Belichick has mastered the modern NFL, winning 11 division titles and three Super Bowls in 14 years in an era of parity designed to push every team toward 8-8.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
#NFL Rank 2014: Takeaways from 81-90
Three takeaways from ESPN's #NFLRank reveal of the top 100 offensive and top 100 defensive players in the league.
Who Were the Top Defensive Linemen In Patriots Camp?
Erik Frenz has been covering the Patriots and the AFC East in different roles since 2010, and joined Boston.com in 2013.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
New England Patriots: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Preseason
After two weeks of joint practices and preseason action, the New England Patriots ' coaching staff is starting to figure out what they know and what they don't.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Chandler Jones, Rob Ninkovich constantly refining
The act of pulverizing quarterbacks isn't simply restricted to the football field for Patriots defensive ends Chandler Jones and Rob Ninkovich.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Patriots take on challenge of Eagles' up-tempo offense
Up-tempo is where it's at when it comes to the NFL and offense these days. Running more plays means there are more chances to reach the end zone.
Here's Your 2014 Patriots Offseason Award Winners
Case in point: Tonight's Gameday cover boasts the team's 2014 offseason award winners, including Chandler Jones, Julian Edelman, Jamie Collins, Devin McCourty, Logan Ryan, James Develin, Nate Ebner, Jerod Mayo, Dan Connolly, and Dont'a Hightower.
Breer On Toucher & Rich: Concerns About Depth On D-Line?
It has been years since the New England Patriots put a dominant defense on the field, but after the offseason acquisitions of Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner, that could all change in 2014.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Patriots Notebook: Jerel Worthy of long look
It is unclear when the Patriots will find out what Jerel Worthy can bring to the field, but they at least caught a glimpse of the new defensive lineman yesterday.
5 New England Patriots Players To Watch In Preseason Week 2
As August continues to grow into its teens, the competition is getting progressively stiffer in New England Patriots training camp.
Ertz Opening Eyes In New England
There is a growing buzz about Zach Ertz as he gets set to enter his second NFL season.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Patriots Notebook: Poor weather helps Pats, Eagles prepare
At one point during Wednesday's rain-soaked practice with the Philadelphia Eagles on the fields behind Gillette Stadium, the ball squirted out of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's hands.