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Patriots place Isaiah Wynn on injured reserve

The Patriots have lost their starting left tackle for at least half the season. Isaiah Wynn is going on injured reserve, Field Yates of ESPN reports. All players on injured reserve have to miss at least eight weeks before they become eligible to return. Wynn suffered a foot injury on Sunday and it’s unclear exactly [more]

Brees injury gives Brady clear path to Peyton Manning’s touchdown record

Tom Brady and Drew Brees each have 522 career touchdown passes, putting them both 17 behind Peyton Manning’s NFL record of 539. Seeing which one of them would break Manning’s record first should have been one of the best storylines of this NFL season. But with Brees now injured and out about six weeks, it [more]

Report: No timeline for NFL decision on Antonio Brown

The NFL met with Britney Taylor on Monday about the allegations of rape and sexual assault that she levied against Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown in a lawsuit last week. Mark Maske of the Washington Post reports that the meeting with Taylor lasted 10 hours, but it did not end with a decision about placing [more]

Patriots surge to 22.5-point favorites over Jets

With Sam Darnold and Trevor Siemian out, the Jets are down and out. In the eyes of Las Vegas. The spread for the Week Three game between New England and New York has moved all the way to 22.5 points, via David Purdum of ESPN.com. Coupled with the Cowboys favored by 21.5 points over the [more]

DirecTV will televise 11 Thursday night games in 4K

For those, like me, who rushed to get a DirecTV 4K receiver several years ago only to wonder when anything worth watching in 4K would be televised in that format, the answer has finally arrived. DirecTV has announced that 11 Thursday Night Football games will be broadcast in the vastly superior format, beginning with the [more]

Jaguars have fallen apart since last year’s win over Patriots

It was exactly a year ago that the Jaguars looked like perhaps the best young team in football. Since then, things have not gone according to plan. In Week Two of 2018, the Jaguars beat the Patriots to improve to 2-0. That same Jaguars team had nearly beaten the Patriots in the AFC Championship Game [more]

Patriots signing Caleb Benenoch with Isaiah Wynn week-to-week

The Patriots played without right tackle Marcus Cannon on Sunday and they had left tackle Isaiah Wynn leave the win over the Dolphins with a toe injury, so they’re thinner than they’d like to be on the offensive line heading into Week Three. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that they are addressing that by [more]

NFL looking into Antonio Brown shirking his media responsibilities

The NFL doesn’t require players to say anything useful to the media, but the NFL requires them to show up. Since joining the Patriots a week ago, receiver Antonio Brown hasn’t. Not surprisingly, Mike Giardi of the NFL reports that the NFL is looking into Brown’s failure to meet after his first game as a [more]

John Harbaugh unconcerned Marquise Brown is unnamed player in lawsuit against AB

Ravens coach John Harbaugh is unconcerned that rookie receiver Marquise Brown is the unnamed player in the lawsuit against Antonio Brown, as PFT reported Sunday. “That’s not going to be a distraction,” Harbaugh said Monday, via Jamison Hensley of ESPN. “Believe me, it’s the last thing on my mind right now. Absolutely.” Marquise Brown, the [more]

SI.com uncovers another woman who alleges improper conduct by Antonio Brown

As the NFL begins its investigation regarding a sexual assault and rape lawsuit filed against Patriots receiver Antonio Brown, the league may need to consider expanding the review. In a lengthy item from Robert Klemko of SI.com regarding various alleged failures by Brown to pay bills and otherwise act like a normal, decent human being, [more]

Tom Brady: We’re not thinking about anything but going 3-0

The Patriots have outscored their first two opponents 76-3, they’re stacked with talent on both sides of the ball and they’ve got the winningest coach/quarterback combo in NFL history, so it’s not a great surprise that the start to the season has some people wondering if they can run the table in the regular season. [more]

Tom Brady on Antonio Brown: It was a good start

The Patriots routed the Dolphins on Sunday and one of their touchdowns in the 43-0 victory was scored by the newest member of the team. Antonio Brown caught a 20-yard touchdown in the first half and was targeted eight times overall by Tom Brady in the win. He caught four passes for 56 yards overall [more]

Marquise Brown is the unnamed player in the lawsuit against Antonio Brown

The lawsuit filed last week against Patriots receiver Antonio Brown mentions that another football player was present on one of the evenings that culminated in an alleged incident between Brown and his accuser. That player wasn’t named in the lawsuit. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, that player is Ravens receiver Marquise Brown. [more]

Antonio Brown avoids talking to reporters

All players are required to be available to reporters after each game. That doesn’t stop players from sometimes violating it. On Sunday, new Patriots receiver Antonio Brown did. Brown, according to Tom Curran of NBCSportsBoston.com, exited the stadium on Sunday without talking to reporters. Brown also avoided reporters during his first week with the Patriots. [more]

Patriots finally free of their Miami vice

The Patriots have struggled in Miami in recent years. But the Dolphins are going to struggle wherever they go this year, so that figured to matter less. The Patriots easily handled the Dolphins 43-0 Sunday, setting aside what has recently been a tough trip for them. Prior to this week, the Patriots had lost five [more]

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