Talk is cheap

The War of words has begun. Broncos' cornerback Chris Harris tipped his hand Tuesday on how best to tackle nearly unstoppable Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. “You...

Patriots Have Nothing to Fear at Mile High

Heading into the 2014 AFC Championship game, the Patriots no longer had Rob Gronkowski, Aaron Hernandez, or Wes Welker. Julian Edelman had yet to...

Brady, Edelman, Gronk Stay Loose, Razz Each Other on Facebook

OK, so it's Tom Brady's management team and not Tom himself cranking out the Facebook posts, but in the battle of wits against Rob Gronkowski's...

Broncos’ Brandon Marshall fires first shot across the bow

It didn't take long to get some quasi-bulletin board material in advance of Sunday's Patriots-Broncos AFC Championship showdown in Denver. This just in: You can't...

The Dirty Dozen: Will Denver’s defense spell doom for Brady’s bunch?

A few things to share while Tom Brady and Bill Belichick close in on Terry Bradshaw and Chuck Noll as the greatest quarterback-coach combo...

Brady vs. Manning: Fans Get What They Deserve

This is the game you wanted to see. Patriots vs. Broncos. Brady vs. Manning. It's like the 1980's all over again. You wanted to see Larry and...

5 Keys to a Patriots Victory over the Chiefs

Here are five keys for a Patriots win over the Chiefs today which would earn New England a spot in the AFC Championship game next...

SH*T Pats Fans Say

From the Herald's Kerry Byrne:  “Fitzy is one of New England’s new-age celebrity fans, a belching, IPA-swilling, scally-cap clad YouTube sensation who worships “TFB”...

Edelman brings the hype

Julian Edelman makes his triumphant return to the field tomorrow when the Patriots face the Chiefs with the winner advancing to the AFC Championship...

Have a Hunch? Bet a Bunch

Four games this weekend. Four chances to payoff those post Christmas bills. CHIEFS plus-5 over the PATRIOTS: It's hard to bet against Tom Brady in a home playoff...

The Billmeister is Makin’ Copies

Bill Belichick is an original, and now he's talking about making copies... of his game plan against the Chiefs. In Thursday's presser, Belichick was naturally...

Advantage Patriots as Chiefs will come up short on offense

As the playoff picture unfolded last weekend it became apparent that Tom Brady and the Patriots would host the red hot Chiefs in Foxboro....

Was Chandler Jones Dazed, Confused, Barefoot, and Shirtless Because of Synthetic...

Thirty years to the day after the Patriots Squished the Fish in the AFC Championship game in Miami featuring a team peppered with drug abusers,...

The Dirty Dozen: How Belichick Got the Black Eye

A few items to share while wondering how much spirulina Pablo Sandoval has been spreading on his waffles this winter.   12   Now the question is,...

The Tom Brady Rules

Great players have one thing in common: An intense drive to succeed. Tom Brady may be the most competitive athlete on the planet. In his...

Wake and Takes: Peyton’s HGH charges are no big deal

Some thoughts unfolded while waiting for my Hall of Fame neighbor, friend, and former colleague Dan Shaughnessy to walk up my driveway with this morning's Boston Globe. ♦ Getting...

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Releasing Kessler: flux and flexibility

The Patriots made a move earlier this week that in a normal offseason would not raise an eyebrow. In this unprecedented offseason, the release...