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Dolphins, Pats adjust to offensive changes entering opener

Sep. 10, 2020 1:37 PM EDT

MIAMI (5-11) at NEW ENGLAND (12-5) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Patriots by 6 SERIES RECORD - Dolphins lead 56-53 LAST MEETING - Dolphins beat Patriots 27-24 on Dec. 29, 2019 at New England DOLPHINS OFFENSE - OVERALL (27), RUSH (32), PASS (12). DOLPHINS DEFENSE - OVERALL (30), RUSH (27), PASS (26)....

Tom Brady-less Patriots are a brand new bunch entering 2020

Sep. 8, 2020 2:17 PM EDT

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (12-5) New Faces: QB Cam Newton, K Justin Rohrwasser, S Kyle Dugger, LB John Uche, LB Anfernee Jennings, LB Cassh Maluia. Key losses: QB Tom Brady, LB Kyle Van Noy, LB Jamie Collins, LB Elandon Roberts, S Duron Harmon, DT Danny Shelton, K Stephen Gostkowski, FB James Develin, offensive line...

New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton walks to the field for an NFL football training camp practice, Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, Pool)

AP source: Cam Newton to be Patriots starting quarterback

Sep. 3, 2020 6:43 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Cam Newton is officially the new starting quarterback of the New England Patriots. A person familiar with the situation said Thursday that Newton was announced as the starter during a team meeting. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the team has not publicly...

New England Patriots offensive lineman Mike Onwenu (58) steps on the field for an NFL football training camp practice, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

Pats preparing to make tough roster calls at O-line, WR, RB

Sep. 2, 2020 7:46 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — An abnormal preseason, combined with having a league-high eight players opt out of the 2020 season because of COVID-19 concerns has created some tough decisions for the Patriots as they prepare to trim their roster for the regular season. “I think there are a few more...

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 quarterbacks Brian Hoyer, left, and Jarrett Stidham speak during an NFL football training camp practice, Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

Belichick: Playing multiple QBs an option this season

Aug. 19, 2020 4:30 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Bill Belichick said he's open to using a two-quarterback system this season, another example of how radically different the New England Patriots could look after Tom Brady's departure. Belichick was asked about platooning his quarterbacks before Wednesday's practice. The longtime...

New England Patriots running backs James White, left, and Rex Burkhead, right, work out with a flexible cord during an NFL football training camp practice, Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

Door is open for Patriots' Harris to contribute in 2nd year

Aug. 18, 2020 4:12 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Damien Harris hardly saw the field for the Patriots last season. This year, that could change for the second-year running back. A third-round pick out of Alabama in 2019, Harris was stuck on New England's depth chart behind Sony Michel, a 2018 first-round pick and former...

Marqise Lee, Matt LaCosse bring Pats list of opt outs to 8

Aug. 2, 2020 7:48 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The number of New England Patriots who have decided to sit out the season because of concerns over the coronavirus continues to grow. On Sunday, receiver Marqise Lee and tight end Matt LaCosse joined a list of six other Patriots players who have already declared their intentions to sit out...