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2 hrs ago | MassLive.com

New England Patriots vs. Carolina Panthers pre-game observations:...

The New England Patriots and Carolina Panthers are set to commence Week 3 of the preseason at Gillette Stadium Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Carolina Panthers, Sebastian Vollmer, Cameron Gordon, NFL Players, James Anderson

6 hrs ago | Boston.com

Collins Will Take the Lead On Defense

Linebacker Jamie Collins will get the green dot on his helmet, signifying his direct communication with the coaches on the sideline as well as his leadership on the team.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, NFL Players, Jamie Collins, Jerod Mayo

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Boston.com

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Darrelle Revis, NFL Players, Devin McCourty, Chandler Jones, Jerod Mayo

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Boston.com

What Happened in 1-on-1 Pass-Rush Drills Throughout Patriots Training Camp

Erik Frenz has been covering the Patriots and the AFC East in different roles since 2010, and joined Boston.com in 2013.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Sebastian Vollmer, Nate Solder, AFC East, Chandler Jones, NFL Players

Fri Aug 15, 2014

CBS Local

Four Ups, Four Downs For Patriots: Brady, Mallett, Garoppolo All Strong In Win Over Eagles

That's the main story coming out of Friday night's game at Gillette Stadium, a 42-35 win for the Patriot s.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Philadelphia Eagles, Ryan Allen, Rob Ninkovich, Ryan Mallett, NFL Players

BleacherReport

5 Things to Watch in Patriots' Preseason Week 2 Matchup vs. Eagles

In that sense, we'll get a good look at some of their plan B's in Friday night's game against the Philadelphia Eagles , set to kick off at 7:30 p.m. ET at Gillette Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Jerod Mayo, Ryan Wendell, Jordan Devey, NFL Players, Joe Vellano

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Rant Sports

Dont'a Hightower the Future Star of New England Patriots' Defense

Dont'a Hightower has been one of the bright spots during New England Patriots training camp.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, NFL Players, Jerod Mayo, Vince Wilfork, Jamie Collins

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Boston Herald

Foes likely to avoid Pats cornerbacks

The Patriots have received a glimpse of the way opposing offenses would prefer to attack them this season, and the rest of the NFL will be closely monitoring that as well.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Jerod Mayo, Shane Vereen, NFL Players, Jamie Collins, James White

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

NFL: Patriots make some progress as season nears

The Patriots opened training camp 17 days ago and have 28 days to go before they start the season Sept.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, AFC East, Danny Amendola, Chandler Jones, Jerod Mayo, NFL Players

Fri Aug 08, 2014

CBS Local

Toucher & Rich: Do We Really Need Four Preseason Games?

After a disappointing summer for the Red Sox, Bruins and Celtics, New England fans were ready for some real live, action-packed football Thursday night for the Patriots preseason opener, but what was on display was anything but.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Soccer Players, Fred, Chris Jones, NFL Players, Jerod Mayo, Jamie Collins

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Washington Post

Patriots and Redskins Web sites have slightly different takes on joint practice

"It is almost better to tell your own lies than someone else's truth," Dostoevsky wrote in "Crime and Punishment."

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Redskins, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Robert Griffin III, Tom Brady, NFL Players, Vince Wilfork

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Boston Herald

Defense into attack mode

On one side of the ball, the dream for the Patriots is to have an aggressive, attacking defense that can get to the quarterback and make his life much more miserable than it has been in recent years.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Chandler Jones, Darrelle Revis, Rob Ninkovich, Jerod Mayo, NFL Players

Boston.com

Patriots Training Camp Notes: Brady, Mallett Shine

Tom Brady and Robert Griffin III, both lions in their own right, had impressive showings for a packed crowd at Bon Secours Training Center in Richmond, Va., earning an inordinate amount of cheers from the crowd of ... But it wasn't just Brady and Griffin III that shined, backup Ryan Mallett appeared to have his best outing during Patriots training ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Tom Brady, NFL Players, Zach Moore, Ryan Mallett, Sealver Siliga

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Boston Herald

Offering a sneak peek after 1 week

In the past, joint practices have proved to be a pretty good source for evaluating players.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, James Develin, Michael Hoomanawanui, Brandon Browner, NFL Players, James White

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Boston Herald

Patriots' linebacker trio can do it all

As interchangeable linebackers, Jerod Mayo, Dont'a Hightower and Jamie Collins will present Bill Belichick with the unique challenge of finding enough playing time for the trio of capable starters.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Tom Brady, Duron Harmon, Jerod Mayo, NFL Players, Jamie Collins

Thu Jul 31, 2014

BleacherReport

Why New England Patriots Linebacker Dont'a Hightower Will Bounce Back in 2014

Since 2010, Bill Belichick has rebuilt the New England Patriots defense with a plethora of draft selections.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, NFL Players, Chandler Jones, Jerod Mayo, Jamie Collins, James Anderson

Roll Bama Roll

30 Days Until...

Although it is still July, a cool front swept through the southeast this week, a few leaves are starting to fall, Back-to-School sales are going on, and... FOOTBALL! To honor these last countdown days, we commemorate #30, Dont'a Hightower .

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, NFL Players, NCAA Sports, University of Alabama NCAA

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Fleming hopes for better fortune with Patriots

It's a Patriots' training camp tradition that a positional group signs autographs for the fans following each practice, and Wednesday, it was the linebackers' turn to break out the Sharpies.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Darius Fleming, Chris White, Jerod Mayo, NFL Players, James Anderson

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Boston.com

Four Sneaky, Important Patriots at Training Camp

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Tom Brady, NFL Players, Jerod Mayo, Ryan Wendell, Jamie Collins

MusketFire

Bill Belichick Says Kenbrell Thompkins 'Is One Of Our Hardest Workers'

Jul 24, 2014; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick during training camp at the team practice facility.

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Related Topix: Sports, New England Patriots, NFL Football, Kenbrell Thompkins, NFL Players, Aaron Dobson, Jerod Mayo, Jamie Collins

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