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The Patriots don't just need a new coach. They need a quarterback and talent to put around him

Jan. 11, 2024 15:31 PM EST

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft will cringe when he turns on the TV — or perhaps even looks at the other Gillette Stadium sideline — and sees Bill Belichick wearing a ratty sweatshirt with another team's colors. But he has bigger things to worry about now. ...

Analysis: More NFL teams could make coaching changes if they stumble early in the playoffs

Jan. 08, 2024 20:14 PM EST

On Football analyzes the biggest topics in the NFL from week to week. For more On Football analysis, head here. ___ It was a slow “Black Monday” across the NFL while everyone waits on Bill Belichick’s future with the New England Patriots. The...

Holding No. 3 draft pick, Patriots enter pivotal offseason as Bill Belichick's fate remains in limbo

Jan. 08, 2024 18:28 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — After a tumultuous season filled with setbacks and unfulfilled expectations, Bill Belichick still very much wants to do his job for the New England Patriots. Even if the job description could be different going forward. A day after posting a...

Patriots look to extend 15-game win streak over Jets, earn 8th straight sweep against New York

Jan. 04, 2024 15:13 PM EST

NEW YORK JETS (6-10) at NEW ENGLAND (4-12) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, FOX OPENING LINE: Patriots by 2 1/2 according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Jets 5-10-1; Patriots 5-10-1. SERIES RECORD: Patriots lead 74-54-1. ...

Nix closes career with 5 TD passes, No. 8 Oregon rolls over Liberty 45-6 in Fiesta Bowl

Jan. 01, 2024 17:30 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Oregon's expectations for a national championship in its final Pac-12 season fell six points short. Behind a record-setting quarterback, the Ducks will head east to the Big Ten with a big trophy in tow. Bo Nix threw for 363 yards and five...

No. 8 Oregon and No. 18 Liberty square off in Fiesta Bowl

Dec. 31, 2023 13:46 PM EST

No. 18 Liberty (13-0, CUSA) vs No. 8 Oregon (11-2, Pac-12), Jan. 1, 3 p.m. ET (ESPN) FanDuel Sportsbook College Line: Oregon by 17 1/2 Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Oregon is looking to finish the season strong after...

Surging Bills can't ease up with Belichick's Patriots up next, having lost to them already

Dec. 28, 2023 19:23 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Forget the myriad scenarios — 14 in total — that would give the Buffalo Bills their fifth consecutive playoff berth if they beat or tie New England on Sunday. And don’t expect the Bills to do much scoreboard watching during the game, either, to find out whether the...

Chiefs beat Patriots 27-17 to thrill Taylor Swift, Swifties in crowd

Dec. 17, 2023 22:42 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — This was a surprise look, even for the always unpredictable Patrick Mahomes. The quarterback with a highlight reel full of left-handed throws, contortionist arm angles and no-look passes got down in a three-point stance in the single wing formation on...

Patriots' victory over Steelers shows support for embattled Belichick after 5-game losing streak

Dec. 08, 2023 16:23 PM EST

With all of Bill Belichick’s accomplishments over two decades in New England, he’s never pulled this off before. The six-time Super Bowl champion – one of the greatest coaches in NFL history – had his players rallying to his defense in an attempt to end a five-game losing...

Pro Picks: Steelers will top Patriots in a close, low-scoring game featuring two struggling offenses

Dec. 06, 2023 18:22 PM EST

Pro Picks is a weekly column where AP Pro Football Writer Rob Maaddi shares his picks for upcoming games. For all previous Pro Picks, head here. ___ Mitch Trubisky gets another chance to prove he can be a starting quarterback, stepping in for the injured Kenny Pickett...