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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Patriots running back Shane Vereen ready to go
Although overshadowed by the aerial exploits of Tom Brady, the ground game was a definite bright spot for the Patriots last season.
Thu May 16, 2013
Patriots RB Shane Vereen on replacing Danny Woodhead
The New England Patriots would have loved to keep Danny Woodhead around as the No.
Wed May 15, 2013
Donald Jones confident he can catch Patriots' drift
Donald Jones knows he has overcome way too much to let a premium opportunity in the Patriots offense pass him by.
Tue May 14, 2013
6 New England Patriots Poised for a Breakout Campaign in 2013
Stevan Ridley broke out in a big way in 2012. Who will follow in his footsteps this year? Sam Greenwood/Getty Images Everyone loves a breakout.
Mon May 13, 2013
Galloway Relatives of Man Who Identified Boston Marathon Bomber Holding Benefit
The family of the double-amputee who identified the Boston Marathon bomber is hosting a charity event locally later this month to not only benefit Jeffrey Bauman, but to also say thank you to those who showed concern in the hours following the explosion.
Sun May 12, 2013
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick gives players written exams to prove preparedness
Thinking about pushing your work to the side, firing up the Playstation and getting a little "Call of Duty" action in before heading to work tomorrow? The Patriots system is designed to expose those who aren't fully prepared, but Belichick leaves nothing to chance and recently explained that he keeps everyone honest by giving pop quizzes during ... (more)
Sat May 11, 2013
Benefit to Help Oaklyn Native Who Identified Boston Marathon Bomber
It was a sunny day in Boston. Jeffrey Bauman was in attendance at the Boston Marathon, watching his girlfriend race when an overdressed man who wasn't watching the race bumped into him, gave him a head nod, and placed a package at his feet.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Top 20 Most Memorable Patriots Moments of 2012: Number 9
It's been a while since I posted a Top 20 Patriots Moment of 2012, as it has been a fairly active couple of weeks around Patriots Nation.
Wed May 08, 2013
Felix Jones tour continues at New England
Felix Jones suddenly is a popular man on the free-agent market. After visiting the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday, the former Dallas Cowboys tailback's next stop is New England.
AFC East top 25, No. 25: Patriots RB Stevan Ridley
Counting down the top 25 players in the AFC East, one player at a time, one day at a time.
Off Season thread. Let the robots decide
I've listed every team in order from worst to first. Each team has a number correlating to where they finished in final power rankings.
Mon May 06, 2013
Report: Blount Takes $1 Million Pay Cut With Patriots
Blount agreed to a one-year, $1.75 million deal with the Buccaneers in March, but restructured that deal to decrease that cap hit down to $680,000 for New England.
Sat May 04, 2013
LeGarrette Blount accepted pay cut before joining the New England Patriots
The running back, who was acquired by the Patriots in a draft-day trade that sent running back Jeff Demps to Tampa Bay, agreed to sizable pay cut that essentially cut his 2013 salary in half, according to documents filed with the NFL Players Association.
Fri May 03, 2013
Patriots Players Visit Rehabbing Marathon Victims, Raise Money for Children through Dodgeball Tourney
Players of the New England Patriots continue to reach out and offer support to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Ridley set to rally from Patriots and #8217; worst hour
The fourth quarter of last year's AFC Championship Game was arguably the Patriots' worst 15 minutes of the 2012 season, and running back Stevan Ridley can surely attest to that.
Thu May 02, 2013
Pats DE Jones hopes to help new group of rookies
Jamie Collins, the New England Patriots first pick of the 2013 NFL football draft, walks on the field at Gillette Stadium, in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, May 2, 2013.
The Washington Post
2012 first-round pick Chandler Jones plans to help this year's Patriots draft choices
Now last year's first-round draft pick from Syracuse wants to help the new group of rookies who open minicamp Friday.
Stevan Ridley showing no effects from last season's concussion
Patriots running back Stevan Ridley said he has gotten over any ill effects from Bernard Pollard 's season-ending hit that concussed him in the AFC Championship Game, so the Pats don't have to worry about that as they forge along with their offseason program.
Does Broncos' pass-first offense need improvement in the running game?
Q: You wrote the Broncos were "routinely disappointing in the running game in 2012." It seems to me that Knowshon Moreno had several good games, both as a runner and blocker for Manning.
Wed May 01, 2013
New England Patriots: Does Blount Deserve a Roster Spot?
During the NFL Draft last week the Patriots traded RB Jeff Demps and a seventh round pick to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for Oct 3, 2011; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back LeGarrette Blount looks up at the scoreboard during a game against the Indianapolis Colts at Raymond James Stadium.