Latest Brian Hoyer News

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...

From 6 a.m. texts to criticism, Pats' Jones taking it all in

Aug. 05, 2021 16:27 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — One thing rookie quarterback Mac Jones has learned during his infant New England Patriots career is that no matter the situation, his coaches want to see confidence in everything he does on the field. “One of the first things we talk about is...

Patriots RB Damien Harris looking ahead to more playing time

Jul. 29, 2021 15:23 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The first start of his NFL career wasn’t bad — for starters. Activated off the injured reserve list, Damien Harris kicked off his second season with the New England Patriots by carrying 17 times for 100 yards (a 5.9-yard average) in a 26-10...

'Clean slate' in QB competition as Pats open training camp

Jul. 27, 2021 19:37 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Cam Newton will enter training camp as the Patriots’ starting quarterback. Coach Bill Belichick made that clear multiple times this offseason. But he said Tuesday that, like all positions, who winds up with the job at the end of camp is back...