Latest Brian Hoyer News

Mayfield injury, blowout loss ends rough week for Browns

Nov. 14, 2021 17:50 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Baker Mayfield limped to the sideline with a bruised knee, and with him went the Cleveland Browns' hopes. In the game, and possibly the season. The departure of the insurance pitchman and quarterback was a demoralizing way...

Jones tosses 3 TDs, Mayfield hurt as Pats beat Browns 45-7

Nov. 14, 2021 17:45 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A month ago, the New England Patriots were 2-4 and appeared headed for a second straight season of irrelevance. Four games later, they are back in a familiar spot as a playoff contender in the AFC. Mac Jones threw three...

Ageless oldies but goodies defying Father Time around NFL

Nov. 11, 2021 12:17 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Gray hair, don't care. Even if the geriatric jokes keep the locker room laughing. Age is a funny thing in the NFL, where many players are considered “over the hill” in their 30s. And even younger, depending on the position you play. ...

Patriots make needed progress in comeback win over Texans

Oct. 11, 2021 13:27 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots needed a late-game rally to avert a loss at Houston on Sunday. They are hoping to keep the momentum going — and get much better luck on the injury front — as they return home to prepare for a visit from one of the league’s...

Linebacker Jamie Collins returning for 3rd stint with Pats

Oct. 06, 2021 16:45 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Another ex-Patriot is returning to New England. Free agent linebacker Jamie Collins agreed to a new deal with the Patriots on Wednesday, according to his agent David Canter. Collins signed a three-year, $30 million deal...

Patriots elevate K Folk, backup QB Hoyer from practice squad

Sep. 11, 2021 17:13 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots on Saturday elevated kicker Nick Folk and backup quarterback Brian Hoyer to the active roster from the practice squad. Receiver Malcolm Perry was placed on injured reserve. Folk, 36, has played 13...