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Harris showered with support after fumble in Miami loss

Sep. 16, 2021 16:18 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The choreographed movements of the handshake Mac Jones and Damien Harris share before every practice are fast and hard to decipher. It begins with a quick grasp of hands and touch of the fingertips, followed by two palm slaps. Then comes a...

Patriots look to continue mastery over AFC East-rival Jets

Sep. 16, 2021 13:27 PM EDT

NEW ENGLAND (0-1) at NEW YORK JETS (0-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Patriots by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Patriots 0-1; Jets 0-1 SERIES RECORD: Patriots lead...

With Jones at QB, improved D, Pats poised to be back in mix

Sep. 01, 2021 16:13 PM EDT

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (7-9) New faces: QB Mac Jones, TE Jonnu Smith, TE Hunter Henry, WR Nelson Agholor, WR Kendrick Bourne, DT Davon Godchaux, LB Matt Judon, DB Jalen Mills, DL Henry Anderson, LB Kyle Van Noy, DL Christian Barmore, DE Ronnie Perkins, special assistant...

Patriots cut Cam Newton, clearing way for Mac Jones to start

Aug. 31, 2021 18:46 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Mac Jones era in New England has begun. The Patriots released Cam Newton on Tuesday, clearing the way for the rookie to open the season as New England's quarterback. Newton's release came hours before NFL teams had to...

Patriots RB depth chart taking shape after Michel trade

Aug. 25, 2021 16:41 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Questions and more questions. The Patriots still have a lot of things to iron out on offense before the start of the regular season. Cam Newton looked close to locking up the starting job at quarterback last week, but a...

Rams get RB Sony Michel from Patriots for 2022 draft picks

Aug. 25, 2021 15:10 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams are getting some much-needed help in the backfield from a running back who starred against them in the Super Bowl. The Rams acquired Sony Michel from the New England Patriots on Wednesday for a conditional selection of...

Stevenson has 2 TDs, Jones solid as Pats beat WFT 22-13

Aug. 12, 2021 23:55 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Rookie running back Rhamondre Stevenson had two touchdown runs, including a 91-yard score with just over a minute to play to help the New England Patriots beat Washington 22-13 to open the exhibition season for both teams Thursday night. Quinn...

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...

Integrating new additions is top camp priority for Patriots

Jul. 24, 2021 11:39 AM EDT

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (7-9) CAMP SITE: Foxborough, Massachusetts LAST YEAR: The first year of the post-Tom Brady era in New England began with high hopes after the team signed 2015 MVP Cam Newton to a one-year deal to succeed the six-time Super...