Robert Kraft

Report: Tom Brady 'Would Divorce' Bill Belichick If He Could

A new book chronicling the life of Bill Belichick suggests New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has grown tired of his longtime head coach.<p>According to a passage in <i>Belichick: The Making of the Greatest Football Coach of All Time</i>, a source with knowledge of the dynamic between Brady and …

Sports

Why Failing To Land Josh Gordon Tells Us A Lot About The 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers were interested in Josh Gordon. Josh Gordon was interested in joining the San Francisco 49ers. Josh Gordon is now a member of the New England Patriots after being shipped off by the Cleveland Browns in exchange for a conditional fifth-round pick on Monday.<p>At the end of the …

San Francisco

A lacrosse-playing ‘mess’: The Giants’ enormous Bill Belichick mistake

The late George Young should maybe be in the Football Hall of Fame. But when it came to assessing arguably the greatest coach of all time, the former …

Hall of Fame

New book says Tom Brady long worried about being 'pushed out' by Bill Belichick

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady felt trapped this past offseason and was not sure he wanted to play anymore for the only NFL coach he has …

Sports

Book alleges Tom Brady felt 'trapped' by Bill Belichick

Bill Belichick is the only NFL head coach Tom Brady has ever known. And despite winning five Super Bowls together, 19 years is a long time. So maybe …

Tom Brady

Braintree Man Named Patriots Difference Maker Of The Week

The foundation will continue its Celebrate Volunteerism initiative by teaming with nonprofit organizations to educate fans.<p><b>From Patriots Foundation:</b> …

Nonprofits

Editorial: Josh Gordon could be a win-win

Patriots owner Robert Kraft told the Herald last year he’s a forgiving kind of guy — to a point.<p>“While I believe in second chances and giving players …

Josh Gordon

Peter King’s Football Morning in America

Book Review: ‘Big Game’<p>One way you can tell that writer Mark Leibovich knows his stuff comes early in his new book “<b>Big Game: The NFL in Dangerous</b> …

Book Reviews

Go figure: Josh Gordon saga ends with trade to Patriots, pairing him up with Tom Brady

<i>Editor's note: Tony Grossi covers the Cleveland Browns for ESPN 850 WKNR.</i><p>Takeaways the day after the Browns kicked themselves to a 19th straight …

Tom Brady

Josh Gordon's chance at redemption

Desperate times call for Josh Gordon.<p>And the offensive situation for the Patriots could not be any more fraught than it was Sunday in the cauldron of …

Josh Gordon

Winless Steelers A Bit Of A Mess As Antonio Brown Skips Work, Le'Veon Bell Rides A Jet Ski

<i>By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston</i><p>BOSTON (CBS) — Seemingly everyone in the sports world spent the past eight months poking holes in the Patriots dynasty, …

VEON

Mitchell: Names missing from annual most influential list

Influence — noun: the capacity or power of persons or things to be a compelling force on or produce effects on the actions, behavior, opinions, etc., …

African-American News

In ‘Big Game,’ reporter Mark Leibovich navigates the swamp of the National Football League today

Mark Leibovich says he thought he was getting a break from his day job, writing about national politics for the New York Times Magazine, when he …

NFL

The business of being Belichick

It should come as no surprise that the Harvard Business School has taken more than a casual interest in the New England Patriots. Team owner Robert …

Harvard Business School

Patriots on the cusp of milestone win for owner Robert Kraft

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Quick-hit thoughts and notes around the New England Patriots and the NFL:<p>1. There are many notable storylines leading into …

Tom Brady

Overwatch League dials it up a notch: NFL and NBA team owners are investing

<b>The big picture:</b> New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has brought Overwatch League team Boston Uprising, and the CEO of the New York Mets Jeff …

Overwatch League

New Panthers owner David Tepper encouraging coaches to embrace analytics

Getty Images<p>New Panthers owner David Tepper has told his coaching staff he wants a forward-thinking approach to the game, which includes a focus on …

David Tepper

In the Columbus Crew, FC Dallas sees a fellow playoff club. For supporters from Austin, it's perhaps a look at their future team.

FC Dallas' light mood not be confused for contentment; younger players stay active during senior team's international break<p>Even many of the fans in …

Texas

11 things we learned from the McCourty twins' new podcast

"Bill calls them 'pizza bowls.'"

Rudy Giuliani

Patriots-Jaguars Capsule

NEW ENGLAND (1-0) at JACKSONVILLE (1-0)<p>Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS<p>OPENING LINE - Pick-em<p>RECORD VS. SPREAD - New England 1-0, Jacksonville 1-0<p>SERIES RECORD - Patriots lead 11-1<p>LAST MEETING - Patriots beat Jaguars 24-20 in AFC championship game, Jan. 21, 2018<p>LAST WEEK - Patriots beat Texans 27-20; …

Blake Bortles

NFL Network's Mike Giardi Discusses Latest Tom Brady Rumor With The Adam Jones Show

NBC Sports Boston's Tom E. Curran dropped a whopper and a half on Wednesday night by suggesting that both quarterback Tom Brady and tight end Rob …

Tom Brady

Tirades and Threats: The Dark Side of Working for Leslie Moonves (EXCLUSIVE)

For all the years it has been America’s most-watched network, CBS’ secret weapon was always recognized in the industry to be the stability of core …

TV

Mark Leibovich still loves the Patriots, even if they hate his new NFL book

Related Links<p>Mark Leibovich has no plans to stop watching the NFL or his favorite team, the New England Patriots. But the last few years reporting …

Roger Goodell

Rand-Whitney marks completion of $20M expansion in Worcester

WORCESTER — Rand-Whitney held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate a $20 million expansion at its Agrand Street facility Wednesday morning.<p>The …

Boston

Activision Blizzard Management Talks Esports, Mobile Partnerships, and More

Key takeaways from the digital entertainment titan's recent investor call.<p><b>Activision Blizzard</b>'s (NASDAQ:ATVI) senior leadership team explained the …

Business

Packers, Jaguars among 'America's Team' candidates after 'Boys

Could Aaron Rodgers' Green Bay Packers capture the hearts of a nation? Gil Brandt weighs five candidates to consider after the Dallas Cowboys as …

Green Bay

Viva Mexico!, RakefetFest and more

From Tejano standouts and stars of the local world music scene, to Japanese punk and Canadian power pop, our music picks are all over the map this …

Willie Nelson

Welcome to Miami? The bruising story of David Beckham's battle to become football's first superstar owner

<i>Since this story first appeared on the cover of FourFourTwo in August 2018, Beckham’s Miami franchise has been christened as Club Internacional de</i> …

David Beckham

Cosby Show's Geoffrey Owens Just Took Entrepreneurs To School

As an entrepreneur, Founder and CEO of PK4 Media, the former <i>Cosby Show</i> actor Geoffrey Owens story hit me like a ton of bricks. If only Bill Cosby was half the man that Geoffrey Owens is.<p>In some respects, being an entrepreneur is not dissimilar from being an actor. In both cases, you are chasing a …

Geoffrey Owens

Rookie offensive lineman Mike McGlinchey had a notable NFL debut on Sunday when he was asked to do something he never did during his career at Notre Dame.After starting and playing the first 34 snaps of his first professional game at right tackle, McGlinchey was forced to move to right guard for the final 32 offensive plays in the 49ers’ 24-16 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. McGlinchey never played a snap at guard in college.

49ers notes: Mike McGlinchey splits time at tackle, guard<p>MATT MAIOCCO<p>Rookie offensive lineman Mike McGlinchey had a notable NFL debut on Sunday when …

Richard Sherman