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Tom Brady featured in upcoming Netflix 'Greatest' roast

May. 17, 2022 13:03 PM EDT

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Tom Brady will be on the hot seat – this time during a Netflix roast. Netflix announced Tuesday the seven-time Super Bowl champion will be featured first in a series of upcoming specials called “Greatest Roasts of All Time: GROAT.” Brady is the...

Offseason QB moves played big role in NFL schedule

May. 13, 2022 20:49 PM EDT

When the NFL schedule makers started to dig in after the Super Bowl on putting together the complex puzzle of a 272-game schedule, Tom Brady had just retired, Russell Wilson was in Seattle and the free-agent frenzy hadn't even started. After sifting through more than 100,000...

Gino Cappelletti, who scored 1st points in AFL history, dies

May. 12, 2022 17:14 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Gino Cappelletti, a former AFL Most Valuable Player and original member of the Boston Patriots who was part of the franchise for five decades as a player, coach and broadcaster, has died. He was 89. Cappelletti died Thursday at his home in Wellesley,...

Dolphins sign RB Sony Michel to 1-year deal

May. 10, 2022 11:32 AM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins signed running back Sony Michel to a one-year contract on Tuesday, bringing a South Florida native back to his home area. Michel has been part of two Super Bowl-winning teams in his four NFL seasons, after helping New England win a...

Patriots sign 8 undrafted rookies ahead of offseason program

May. 09, 2022 17:31 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots again added to their growing pipeline of former Alabama players, including defensive lineman LaBryan Ray among eight players signed Monday as undrafted free agents. With Ray the Patriots currently have six former Crimson Tide...

Chargers add another veteran to defense, signing LB Van Noy

May. 05, 2022 17:23 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers added another veteran to their defense, signing outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy. Van Noy will be going into his ninth season. He had 66 tackles for the New England Patriots last season and was second on the team with five sacks. He...

Ex-Patriot Matt Light loses bid for school committee seat

May. 03, 2022 14:52 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Former New England Patriots offensive lineman Matt Light has been blocked in his bid to win a seat on the Foxborough School Committee. Light, who had been critical of school mask mandates and other health restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic, finished...

Patriots shore up OL, pick a QB and a couple more Joneses

Apr. 30, 2022 19:48 PM EDT

The New England Patriots picked up three players to protect quarterback Mac Jones and one to back him up. After making a surprising reach for Chattanooga guard Cole Strange in the first round of the NFL draft, the Patriots on Saturday added another guard, LSU's Chasen Hines, and...

Pats fill holes, adding Baylor WR Thornton, Houston CB Jones

Apr. 30, 2022 00:43 AM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots made a move to secure another weapon for second-year quarterback Mac Jones and addressed a hole in their secondary, trading up to select Baylor receiver Tyquan Thornton and adding Houston cornerback Marcus Jones on Day 2 of the NFL draft on Friday night. ...

Panthers trade up, draft Mississippi QB Corral in 3rd round

Apr. 30, 2022 00:34 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers finally got their quarterback, selecting Matt Corral from Mississippi after trading up into the bottom half of the third round on Friday night. He was the fourth quarterback taken in the draft following Pitt’s Kenny Pickett,...