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New England Patriots Long snapper Joe Cardona (49) kicker Nick Folk (6) and punter Jake Bailey, right, confer during an NFL football training camp practice, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

Patriots in market for kicker after cutting Rohrwasser, Folk

Sep. 5, 2020 6:20 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — After so much scrutiny on the quarterback position in New England this offseason, the biggest surprise on cutdown day came at kicker. The Patriots released both veteran Nick Folk and rookie fifth-round draft pick Justin Rohrwasser, for now leaving the position open as they begin...

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick twirls his whistle before an NFL football training camp scrimmage, Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, Pool)

Might be too soon to count out Belichick, Pats in AFC East

Sep. 3, 2020 6:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — It's tempting to pick against the New England Patriots this year. It really is. The up-and-coming Buffalo Bills have emerged as a popular pick to dethrone Bill Belichick's bunch atop the AFC East. And, on paper, it certainly seems reasonable. Tom Brady is gone — and so is some of the...

New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton (1) warms up before an NFL football training camp scrimmage, Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, Pool)

Belichick remains mum on QB starter as Pats wind down camp

Aug. 31, 2020 7:05 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots began their final week of training camp Monday, but Bill Belichick still isn’t sure when he'll be ready to announce his starting quarterback. “I don’t know,” Belichick said when asked how close he was to revealing who would be on the field...

New England Patriots quarterbacks Brian Lewerke (68) and Jarrett Stidham (4) warm up during an NFL football training camp practice, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

Harry returns, Stidham still limited at Patriots' camp

Aug. 23, 2020 3:53 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — One key member of the New England Patriots’ offense has returned to practice, yet another remains limited despite the team’s assurances that he would be ready to go. Wide receiver N’Keal Harry was back on the field for Sunday’s practice in shells and...

New England Patriots wide receiver Jakobi Meyers catches a pass during an NFL football training camp practice, Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

Pats' young WRs say they're ready to contribute in Year 2

Aug. 20, 2020 5:28 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — One of the things Rob Gronkowski’s absence in the Patriots’ offense last season highlighted was the inexperience in their receiving group. A looming presence at 6-foot-6, Gronk was a threat to make big plays whenever he was on the field and he in turn opened throwing...