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Report: Brady, Gronk part of group still upset by Butler's Super Bowl benching

Along with potentially costing the New England Patriots the Lombardi Trophy, Bill Belichick's decision to keep cornerback Malcolm Butler off the …

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As a captain, did Gronk cross the line in playful news conference?

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Quick-hit thoughts and notes around the New England Patriots and NFL:<p>1. Rob Gronkowski's lighthearted "news conference" at …

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Report: NFL Plans to Talk Future of the Kickoff in Player Safety Summit Meeting

The NFL will reportedly address the future of the kickoff play during a May 1 and 2 summit meeting at league headquarters in New York.<p>Kevin Seifert of ESPN.com reported the news, noting the "kickoff has long been a source of concern for NFL medical staffs," especially after the NFL's competition …

Football (U.S.)

Rob Gronkowski reportedly in no rush to return to Patriots, enjoying offseason

Over the weekend, Rob Gronkowski seemingly gave his strongest hint of the offseason that he is planning to play football in 2018. That does not mean …

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2018 NFL Mock Draft: Predictions for Where 1st-Round Prospects Will End Up

The 2018 NFL draft has a chance to be one that goes down in history.<p>This is a quarterback-heavy draft, and there is a strong feeling six quarterbacks could be selected during Thursday's first round.<p>If that's the case, it will be in the same category as the famous 1983 draft, which also saw six …

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Tom Brady's congratulatory gesture to Nick Foles is too little, too late

Apr 21,2018<p>Immediately after the Philadelphia Eagles won Super Bowl LII, Tom Brady walked off the field and into the locker room. The New England Patriots quarterback, the most talked-about player in the game today, avoided giving kudos to the game’s MVP, Eagles quarterback Nick Foles.<p>On what was …

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Rob Gronkowski on Returning to Patriots' Workouts: 'I've Got Dirt-Biking Skills to Work on'

New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski is focused on dirt bikes for now, remaining noncommittal on questions of whether he'll return to …

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Report: Patriots Expect Brady, Gronkowski to Play in 2018

The New England Patriots are expecting quarterback Tom Brady and tight end Rob Gronkowski to play next season, reports Pro Football Talk.<p>Brady hasn't …

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Sorting through medical questions will impact Patriots' draft

<i>Exploring some hot New England Patriots topics in mailbag form:</i><p>@MikeReiss where do you feel we go at #23 and #31? Evans or Vander Esch do you like …

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Vic Beasley comments on Falcons switching him back to DE

Apr 20,2018<p>Vic Beasley emerged as one of the NFL’s best pass rushers in 2016, finishing with a league-high 15.5 sacks in his second season.<p>That production took a significant hit last year after Dan Quinn moved him to an outside linebacker role that he wasn’t as well suited for.<p>After the season was …

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11 bold predictions for the 2018 NFL Draft

NFL teams are in the process of finalizing their big board with the draft set to take place in less than a week. More so than in any other draft in …

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Rob Gronkowski: Patriots Fans Will See 'Freak-A-Leak' When I 'Maybe' Return

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski addressed the media at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts, on Saturday, and while he largely avoided questions regarding his playing status, he did offer some hints.<p>According to NESN's Doug Kyed, Gronk said fans will see a "freak-a-leak" when …

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Top five NFL draft needs for all 32 teams

Every team will have to balance its draft board with team needs when making selections in the 2018 NFL draft, and there's no question that in many …

Fantasy Football

2018 NFL Draft Rumors: Lamar Jackson Expected to Be Among 5 QBs Picked in Top 20

With less than a week remaining before the 2018 NFL draft, former Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson has reportedly secured a spot in the first round.<p>According to Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com, Jackson is expected to be one of five quarterbacks selected in the top 20, presumably along with Sam …

Football (U.S.)

Gil Santos' love for the Patriots was reflected in his work

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The passing of longtime New England Patriots radio play-by-play man Gil Santos has sparked a flood of memories, as his booming …

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Texans road games include Patriots, Eagles in 2018

The Texans knew they were set to face both teams from Super Bowl 52 in 2018, but Thursday's schedule release revealed the dates too. Houston will …

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GM Thomas Dimitroff: Falcons open for draft trade, as usual

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- It shouldn't be a surprise by now, but the Atlanta Falcons are open for business.<p>Every year around draft time, general manager …

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Incredible WWE mashup helps tell story of Patriots hectic offseason

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports<p>A lot has gone on within the New England Patriots organization over the past several months, and at times the drama …

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Winners, losers of the 2018 NFL schedule

Wipe the champagne off your mouth. Clean up the windows you broke. The party's over, and now it's time to assess damage from the NFL's annual …

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2018 NFL Schedule: Win-Loss Predictions for Every Team

Nearly all of the pieces are in place to provide a fuller picture of the 2018 NFL season. Thursday's regular-season schedule release was the appetizer for next week's draft in Arlington, Texas.<p>While we already knew who each team would face in 2018, we now know the when and where as well.<p>The release …

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Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles Reportedly Restructures Contract with Eagles

Nick Foles may not get a chance to start in 2018 after leading the Philadelphia Eagles to their first championship and winning Super Bowl MVP, but the team is reportedly taking care of him as a reward for his efforts.<p>According to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo, Foles and the Eagles have agreed on a …

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2018 NFL Schedule: Here are the 10 best games, including the NFC Championship Game rematch

The 2018 NFL schedule has been released and these are the 10 best games<p>Do you wonder what Tom Brady will be doing when the NFL season opens and his …

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Eagles schedule leak: Hosting Falcons to start season

<b>It appears that the defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles will open defense of their NFL title when they host the Atlanta Falcons in Week</b> …

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Which teams received too many prime-time games?

The NFL released its schedule for the 2018 season, allowing fans to plan their lives accordingly.<p>This year wasn't particularly different than others, …

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Here’s the full 2018 Atlanta Falcons schedule

Schedule-release day is yet another milestone in the year for football addicts, and we have unofficial and official updates today.Rejoice, football …

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Dwight Freeney calls it a career

Getty Images<p>Dwight Freeney will be returning to his first NFL team to announce the end of his playing career.<p>The Colts announced on Thursday that …

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Johnny Manziel Still Angling for Patriots QB Job

<b>Johnny Manziel</b> has made it clear he wants to play for the New England Patriots -- and on Wednesday night, he sent the team a reminder ... via his …

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Eight loaded teams that can gamble with the NFL draft

Dec 31, 2017; Carson, CA, USA; Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (17) throws a pass against the Oakland Raiders during an NFL football …

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2018 Green Bay Packers Schedule: Full Listing of Dates, Times and TV Info

The Green Bay Packers missed the playoffs for the first time since 2008 last season. A broken collarbone that kept superstar quarterback Aaron Rodgers sidelined for two months was the main reason for the drop off one year after reaching the NFC Championship Game.<p>Rodgers is expected back at full …

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NFL Schedule 2018: Nine of the best revenge games and playoff rematches

Week 11 features several teams and players likely out for revenge<p>The 2018 NFL schedule is here!<p>Sure, we already knew which teams were going to play …

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