Patriots troll NFL over stripped draft pick on Instagram

The New England Patriots organization is not one to stand idle when they feel they’ve been wronged. The team was recently stripped of its first-round pick, 29th overall, in the draft, as part of the Deflategate penalties, so they decided to have some fun at the NFL’s expense. Since they won’t be picking on Thursday night (unless they trade up, which, given their history, is...
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Patriots make statement with Instagram post of Tom Brady

The New England Patriots don’t have a first-round draft pick Thursday night, but they do have social media. And they used it to take a clear jab at the league right when the 2016 NFL Draft started. It’s been a trying week for the Patriots, whose star quarterback, Tom Brady, had his four-game Deflategate suspension reinstated by the U.S. Court of Appeals on Monday. And that same...
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Patriots take blatant Instagram jab at NFL just as draft kicks off

The first round of the NFL Draft will feature just 31 picks on Thursday night. The reason for that is because the New England Patriots were forced for forfeit their first round as a result of Deflategate. Needless to say, the Patriots haven't forgotten about that fact, and they made that evident on Instagram as the draft kicked off. While other teams were tweeting and posting about...
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Goodell: Deflategate fallout wasn't about actual violation

Roger Goodell is moving on — or so he hopes. The NFL commissioner is doing an unofficial victory lap after the U.S. Court of Appeals earlier this week ruled to reinstate New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension for his alleged role in Deflategate. Goodell found a soft spot to land Thursday morning ahead of the first round of the NFL Draft, speaking...
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Day 1 Draft Nightmares for the New England Patriots

Tomorrow night, New England Patriots fans will be forced to watch the picks slide by, as high-level talent gets taken in a first round free of Bill Belichick’s razor-sharp gaze. But just because New England has been stripped of their first pick doesn’t mean the first round is inconsequential for the Patriots. Teams the league over will be acquiring young talent which they hope...
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Report: ‘Several’ NFL owners want Tom Brady’s suspension reduced

As the entire Deflategate battle continues in the courts following Monday’s ruling to reinstate Tom Brady’s four-game suspension, the NFL office could be facing a battle on a different front. Two owners reportedly told Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole on Tuesday that the four-game suspension handed out to Brady is “too harsh.” Those unnamed owners also concluded that several...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Gronkowski has a flawless Tinder strategy

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski seems to be loved by just about anyone. So, should we really be surprised by the fact that Gronkowski can slay the Tinder game? Of course not. During a recent article in ESPN the Magazine, Gronkowski provided some friendly advice for the common man that will allow you to pick up chicks on Tinder just like an NFL star. Okay, you may...
Via Campus Sports Net
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Patriots’ Weekly: Players on the bubble

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit New England Patriots’ fans, We at cover32 Patriots had a lot of content to cover...
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New England Patriots should sign Arian Foster

It is late April, and, somehow, former All-Pro running back Arian Foster is still on the free agent market. It is late April, and, also, the New England Patriots still have a lackluster backfield. In recent years, Patriots head coach/de facto general manager Bill Belichick has shown a reluctance to spend big at the running back position, making due with castoffs such as LeGarrette...
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Rob Gronkowski on contract: ‘That’s not on my mind’

When New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski posted a tweet this past March, it appeared that he might be unhappy regarding his contract status. If ya think about it that Option pick up basically equals pay cut the next 4 seasons… If ya think about it that Option pick up basically equals pay cut the next 4 seasons...I don't work hard for those reasons. Haha  — Rob...
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NFL DRAFT: 'Deflategate?' Patriots not dwelling on lost pick

BOSTON (AP) The effects of the ''Deflategate'' will again be in the spotlight for the New England Patriots when the clock starts on their 2016 NFL draft. The Patriots forfeited their first-round pick for 2016 as part of their punishment stemming from the league's investigation of deflated footballs used in the 2014 AFC championship game. That spot, which wound up being No. 29...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots present Stephen Hawking with custom ‘Pi’ jersey

The New England Patriots can now perhaps claim one of the most intelligent human beings on the planet as one of their fans. Stephen Hawking. Robert Kraft and girlfriend Ricki Noel Lander met with the brilliant theoretical physicist earlier this week as the scientist was in Boston for a lecture on Monday afternoon at Harvard regarding black holes. The Patriots owner presented...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
8 days ago  |  Discuss

The New England Patriots cannot miss out on Chris Jones

The New England Patriots find themselves in a precarious position as the NFL draft rapidly approaches. Holding eleven total picks to tinker with, Bill Belichick and New England management will be sure to surprise on draft night as they never fail to do. Unfortunately, lacking a first round draft choice will be a challenge as the pool of impact players thins out considerably as teams...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

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