The Insider: New England Patriots


Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 04/17/2014

Redskins vs. Patriots preseason game time announced

Preseason opener date and time has been determined

By Keith McMillan  |  10:02 AM ET, 04/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New England Patriots, Preseason schedule, schedule

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 01/19/2014

AFC, NFC championship games open thread

A place to talk about the AFC and NFC title games.

By Keith McMillan  |  02:10 PM ET, 01/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, New England Patriots, NFL playoffs, open thread, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 10/25/2013

Redskins’ Montgomery played role in enactment of rule that decided Patriots-Jets

Center suggested that a player be prohibited from pushing a teammate into the offensive formation on a field goal.

By  |  08:32 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New England Patriots, New York Jets, NFL rules, Will Montgomery

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 10/08/2013

NFL top 10: Who belongs behind the Denver Broncos?

Mark Maske's weekly ranking and photo gallery of the 10 best teams in the NFL.

By Mark Maske  |  11:32 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, Kansas City Chiefs, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, Opening kick, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, top 10

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 10/01/2013

NFL top 10: Should the Seahawks or Broncos be No. 1?

Mark Maske ranks the NFL's 10 best teams, starting with two West Coast teams at the top.

By Mark Maske  |  12:45 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Indianapolis Colts, Kansas City Chiefs, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, San Francisco 49ers, Seattle Seahawks, top 10, Week 4

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 09/26/2013

Fantasy watch: Kaepernick risky, Le'Veon Bell worth starting

Gene Wang offers fantasy football thoughts on Colin Kaepernick, Kenbrell Thompkins, Le'Veon Bell and Terrelle Pryor

By Gene Wang  |  05:26 PM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fantasy football, New England Patriots, Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 09/24/2013

Who belongs in the NFL’s top 10 after Week 3?

Mark Maske ranks the top 10 teams in the league through three weeks.

By Mark Maske  |  10:43 AM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Cincinnati Bengals, Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts, Kansas City Chiefs, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, Seattle Seahawks, top 10, Week 3

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 09/12/2013

Fantasy watch: Patriots WR shuffle, Geno Smith climbing

Patriots WRs Julian Edelman, Kenbrell Thompkins get a bump with Danny Amendola’s injury. Geno Smith worth adding in two-QB leagues.

By Gene Wang  |  01:18 PM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fantasy football, New England Patriots, New York Jets

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 09/12/2013

Who handles running backs better: Mike Shanahan or Bill Belichick?

The Patriots coach yanked Steven Ridley after one lost fumble; the Redskins coach kept in Alfred Morris even though he committed a turnover and then dropped a pitch. Is one method better than the other?

By Greg Schimmel  |  07:02 AM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Bill Belichick, Mike Shanahan, New England Patriots, Opening kick

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 06/19/2013

The Other 31: Welker exits, Tebow arrives as Patriots retool to chase a fourth Super Bowl win for Belichick, Brady

But even with those highly scrutinized moves, will New England's fate depend on the availability of tight end Rob Gronkowski?

By Mark Maske  |  07:30 AM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AFC East, New England Patriots, The Other 31

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 03/20/2013

NFL bids less-than-fond farewell to 'tuck rule'

Infamous play in Patriots-Raiders playoff game would now be considered a fumble.

By Mark Maske  |  12:33 PM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  New England Patriots, NFL, NFL rule change, Oakland Raiders, tuck rule