Patriots AM Rundown Monday 12/21/2020
/ Patriots

Patriots vs Dolphins final score: New England falls flat in Miami, loses 22-12

New England falls to 6-8 on the season. - Read More

The Lane Breakdown: Familiar flaws end the Patriots’ playoff hopes in Miami

The Patriots couldn’t stop the run, or score points. A bad combination if you want to win. - Read More

3 winners and 5 losers from the Patriots’ loss to the Dolphins

Without the benefit of a film review, a look at those who stood out on Monday — for better or worse. - Read More

Patriots react to missing playoffs for the first time since 2008: ‘It just hasn’t developed for us all year’

New England will not make the postseason for the first time since 2008. - Read More

Stephon Gilmore’s leg injury may not be as serious as initially feared

The star cornerback left Sunday’s game against the Dolphins in the second quarter. - Read More

Patriots are officially eliminated from the NFL playoffs

New England will miss the postseason for the first time since 2008. - Read More

Instant analysis from Patriots’ 22-12 loss to Dolphins

Observations from Sunday’s AFC East encounter at Hard Rock Stadium. - Read More

Stephon Gilmore leaves Dolphins game with potentially serious knee injury

New England’s number one cornerback went down with a knee injury in the first half. - Read More

Patriots vs Dolphins inactives: Joejuan Williams listed as a healthy scratch; Miami without its top three receivers

Find out who will miss today’s game. - Read More

NFL Week 15 Sunday games: Patriots rooting guide, how to watch, open thread

Week 15 continues today. - Read More

Three keys to a Patriots win over the Dolphins

What do the Patriots have to do to improve to 7-7? Ryan Spagnoli has the answers. - Read More

From the Navy to Super Bowl champion: Joe Cardona’s rise through the ranks

Cardona spoke with Pats Pulpit about his pro football journey. - Read More

James White expected to be ready for Patriots-Dolphins; Miami to miss a starting wide receiver

Some injury updates ahead of New England’s Week 15 game. - Read More

How to watch Patriots vs Dolphins: Game time, TV, radio, live streaming

New England’s 14th game of the season is here. - Read More

Bills clinch first AFC East title since 1995

A win over the Denver Broncos sealed the deal for Buffalo. - Read More

Patriots activate outside linebacker Shilique Calhoun from injured reserve

To open a 53-man roster spot, New England waived defensive tackle Isaiah Mack. - Read More

Patriots downgrade Damien Harris, Donte Moncrief to out for Week 15 against Dolphins

Damien Harris and Donte Moncrief had been ruled questionable on Friday. - Read More

Pats Pulpit Pick Six: Week 15 Picks, Predictions, and Best Bets

Who to bet on this week? Aidan Curran has you covered. - Read More

College football players to watch for: Championship weekend

10 players Patriots fans should watch on college championship weekend. - Read More

Patriots vs. Dolphins Friday injury report: James White, Damien Harris among New England’s 14 questionable

Game statuses for Sunday’s 1 p.m. ET meeting at Hard Rock Stadium. - Read More

Daily news and links for Friday - Read More

Cam is not the answer, its Julian

This season the decline in being able to throw the ball has been dramatic. It is especially so compared with the excellence of Tom Brady, but that is another story. Cam Newton coming in later,... - Read More

Patriots vs Dolphins preview: How New England’s defense might find success against Miami

Let’s find out what New England has to do to successfully challenge its Week 15 opponent. - Read More

Jake Bailey explains the biggest difference between Year One and Year Two with the Patriots

New England’s punter is in the middle of a spectacular season. - Read More

How the Patriots and Dolphins have changed since Week 1

A lot has happened over the last three months. - Read More

Which 10 Patriots would you protect in an Expansion Draft?

Who are the players you couldn’t imagine losing? - Read More

NFL Week 15 Thursday Night Football: Patriots rooting guide, how to watch, open thread

Week 15 starts tonight. - Read More

Patriots vs. Dolphins Thursday injury report: Jermaine Eluemunor sidelined, Damien Harris limited for New England

The second injury report leading up to Week 15 at Hard Rock Stadium. - Read More

Ask the Enemy: Recap our live Q&A with The Phinsider from Thursday

Kevin Nogle answers all your questions about the Dolphins. - Read More

Carl Davis reportedly back at Patriots practice, designated to return from injured reserve

New England now has 21 days to activate Davis. - Read More

Fantasy Football Week 15 Preview: It’s playoff time

Brian Hines takes a look at this week’s fantasy players to watch. - Read More

David Andrews explains why Devin McCourty should win the Walter Payton Man of the Year award

Andrews opened up about his teammate. - Read More

Daily news and links for Thursday - Read More

Patriots vs Dolphins preview: How New England’s offense might find success against Miami

Let’s find out what New England has to do to successfully challenge its Week 15 opponent. - Read More

Increased practice time could lead to bigger roles for the Patriots’ rookie tight ends

The youngsters are both back after stints on injured reserve. - Read More

Patriots will get their first taste of the Dolphins’ future in Week 15

Miami will start first-round rookie Tua Tagovailoa on Sunday. - Read More

NFL Week 15 game picks: Will the Patriots keep their slim playoff hopes alive in Miami?

The Pats Pulpit staff is trying to predict how this week’s games will go. - Read More

Patriots vs. Dolphins Wednesday injury report: James White among New England’s 13 limited

The initial prognosis heading into Week 15 at Hard Rock Stadium. - Read More

Here's Tom Brady's reaction to the Patriots missing 2020 playoffs

Tom Brady won’t give in. - Read More

Report: Stephon Gilmore's leg injury may not be as serious as it looked

That’s a huge break for the Patriots. - Read More

Sony Michel proved he still has gas in Patriots' Week 15 loss

Sony Michel showed some glimpses of first-round talent. - Read More

Jakobi Meyers is yet again a bright spot for Patriots in Week 15 loss

Jakobi Meyers had a big day against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. - Read More

A disappointed Bill Belichick addresses Patriots' elimination from playoff contention

Belichick kept it brief after a loss to the Dolphins. - Read More

Stephon Gilmore exited Week 15 with knee injury vs. Dolphins

Stephone Gilmore is out with a knee injury, - Read More

Cam Newton's game day for Week 15 is stylish and vibrant

Cam Newton had a colorful outfit for Sunday’s clash with the Dolphins. - Read More

Patriots Week 15 inactives: Damien Harris among those out vs. Dolphins

Several Patriots players will be inactive for the game against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. - Read More

Patriots vs. Dolphins 2020 live stream: Time, TV schedule and how to watch online

How to watch Patriots vs. Dolphins - Read More

Cam Newton details his admiration for Ryan Fitzpatrick and the 'aura' he carries

“I’ve never really met him, but he’s one of my favorite players to watch outside of us playing him.” - Read More

Cam Newtons says N'Keal Harry is becoming his 'Chance Man'

N’Keal’s gaining the trust he had in college. - Read More

Pats lose Gilmore, playoff hopes in loss to Fins

Patriots star CB Stephon Gilmore suffered a knee injury in the second quarter Sunday and New England fell to the Dolphins, officially dashing its playoff hopes. - Read More

Patriots RB Harris out vs. Fins; Michel to get start

The New England Patriots have downgraded running back Damien Harris to out for Sunday's game, with Sony Michel poised to get the start against the Dolphins. - Read More

Here’s what Tom Brady said about the Patriots missing the postseason for the first time since 2008

"I’ve been trying to focus on what my job is." - Read More

‘It’s another game when you think about it, but not really’: Dolphins react to beating Patriots

"This is a big win for us and our team." - Read More

12 thoughts on the Patriots’ 22-12 loss to the Dolphins

The Patriots’ run of 11 straight playoff appearances and 19 straight winning seasons has come to an end. - Read More

Devin McCourty explained why next year’s Patriots ‘won’t be the same’ as this year’s group

He said "things change" when teams don't make the playoffs. - Read More

‘We know what the standard is around here’: Cam Newton frustrated Patriots won’t make the playoffs

'Obviously we know what the standard is around here.' - Read More

‘We didn’t deserve to win today’: Bill Belichick was asked about the Patriots’ playoff streak coming to an end

"All the things I just said, say them again, it's all the same things." - Read More

5 takeaways from the loss that ended the Patriots’ playoff chances

It was ugly. And it could’ve been worse. - Read More

Stephon Gilmore left Patriots-Dolphins with a leg injury

The 30-year-old cornerback left the game in the second quarter. - Read More

Bill Belichick provided a promising outlook on Julian Edelman’s potential return

"He's certainly progressing." - Read More

Patriots officially eliminated from playoff contention with loss to Dolphins

Cam Newton and the Patriots fell to Miami, 22-12. - Read More

Randy Moss calls himself the best receiver in NFL history, upsetting Jerry Rice

Moss said Rice is "probably third or fourth" on his all-time receiver rankings. - Read More

Damien Harris, Donte Moncrief out for Patriots against Dolphins

Sony Michel reportedly will start in place of Harris. - Read More

Dolphins have been a thorn the past two decades, but Patriots will play the spoiler on Sunday

The Kenyan Drake play in 2018 and last year's mind-numbing, regular-season finale loss at home come to mind. - Read More

N’Keal Harry spoke with Cam Newton over comments made by his trainer

Harry's trainer said that Newton's accuracy is partly to blame for Harry's slow development. - Read More

Morning sports update: Bart Scott compared the Patriots offense to a ‘scout team’ facing Dolphins defense

"This is going to be like a week off. This is going to be like going against the scout team." - Read More

What NFL experts are predicting for Sunday’s Patriots-Dolphins game

- Read More

Here’s why Cam Newton isn’t sure if it’s a good thing the Patriots played Miami already

"They're a completely different team on film, and they're playing with a lot of confidence."  - Read More

Patriots’ Jarrett Stidham was viewed as ‘a relief pitcher’ against Los Angeles Rams, per report

"He did nothing to change their estimation of him as a competitor or a quarterback." - Read More

4 things to know about the Miami Dolphins, who are fighting for a playoff berth

Though the teams are in different spots, Brian Flores doesn't believe the script has flipped this season. - Read More

Bill Belichick’s recent chat with Sean McVay went very differently than their Super Bowl talk

"You killed us." - Read More

Devin McCourty wants another Patriot to be nominated for NFL’s ‘Man of the Year’ award

"After this, no more nominations. It has to go to somebody else.” - Read More

N’Keal Harry’s trainer says Cam Newton’s inaccuracy has held back receiver’s development

"It’s a big deal coming from Tom Brady to Cam Newton." - Read More

How Brian Flores’s record stacks up against other Bill Belichick head coaching disciples

Flores's Dolphins are 8-5 this season entering Sunday's matchup against the Patriots. - Read More

Where the Patriots fit into a crowded AFC playoff picture

The Patriots are a longshot entering Week 15, but they could still make some noise and disrupt things for others. - Read More

Bill Belichick says he doesn’t want to start Jarrett Stidham. Here’s why he should reconsider.

Two reasons why New England should start Jarrett Stidham to finish out the season. - Read More

Carolina Panthers Updated 2021 NFL Draft Projections

The Panthers are projected to have a top 10 pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. - Read More

Takeaways from the Panthers' Week 15 Loss to Green Bay

Panthers lose third straight game. Fall to 4-10 on the season. - Read More

OFFICIAL: Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey Ruled Out vs Packers

Another week, another missed game for Christian McCaffrey. - Read More

BREAKING: Carolina Panthers Place OL Greg Little on Injured Reserve List

An unfortunate end to the season for the young lineman. - Read More

Patriots get good yet bizarre update on Stephon Gilmore’s injury

Patriots CB Stephon Gilmore left the game with a knee injury ... or did he? The New England Patriots got all sorts of lucky in the first half against the M... - Read More

Patriots getting gashed by Dolphins proves their identity is lost

The Patriots had everything going their way and blew it against the Dolphins. Bill Belichick versus a rookie quarterback. You all saw the numbers! He's uns... - Read More

Patriots’ Stephon Gilmore’s injury vs Dolphins looked really bad

The last thing the Patriots need is a serious injury to Stephon Gilmore. The New England Patriots couldn't have gotten luckier throughout most of the first... - Read More

2020 has proven Ja’Whaun Bentley is not the answer for Pats linebacking corps

Patriots linebacker Ja'Whaun Bentley has grossly underperformed this season. The New England Patriots' defense has regressed in emphatic fashion this seaso... - Read More

Insider pitches worst possible QB signing for Patriots in 2021

Jameis Winston to the Patriots? Please, no. Please. The New England Patriots' offseason is generating all sorts of buzz, and rightfully so given that multi... - Read More

Sony Michel has prime opportunity to prove his importance to Patriots

Sony Michel will get the start after the Patriots ruled out Damien Harris. Though many thought the New England Patriots would be playing spoiler down the s... - Read More

Dolphins eliminate Patriots from playoff contention - ProFootballTalk

The Patriots will not be going to the playoffs for the first time since 2008. Miami ran the ball down the Patriots’ throats and picked up 250 rushing yards in a 22-12 win that eliminated the Patriots from playoff contention in their first season. The last playoff miss came when Tom Brady tore his ACL [more] - Read More

Patriots up 6-0 at half, Stephon Gilmore doubtful to return - ProFootballTalk

The Patriots are up at halftime in Miami, but they lost one of their best defensive players to a knee injury. Cornerback Stephon Gilmore had to be helped off the field after a non-contact injury in the second quarter of the game. His return is considered doubtful and the nature of the injury will raise [more] - Read More

Patriots score first points after picking off Tua Tagovailoa - ProFootballTalk

The Dolphins did everything but score on a long first quarter drive and they trail the Patriots in the second quarter as a result. A New England punt was downed on the Miami 2-yard-line with 9:11 left in the opening quarter and the Dolphins moved the ball all the way to the Patriots’ 3-yard-line. On [more] - Read More

Patriots activate Shilique Calhoun from IR, release Isaiah Mack - ProFootballTalk

The Patriots announced they activated linebacker Shilique Calhoun to the 53-player roster from injured reserve. They waived defensive lineman Isaiah Mack in a corresponding move. The Patriots placed Calhoun on injured reserve Nov. 14 with a knee injury. He returned to practice this week. Calhoun has played eight games and has made 14 tackles, two [more] - Read More

Isaiah Ford returns to Dolphins' active roster, just in time to face the Patriots - ProFootballTalk

Traded last month from the Dolphins to the Patriots, receiver Isaiah Ford is ready to get some revenge against his former team. In this specific case, his former team is the Patriots. New England surprisingly cut Ford on December 5, and he signed to Miami’s practice squad three days later. The Dolphins have now promoted [more] - Read More

Damien Harris out for Patriots on Sunday - ProFootballTalk

The Patriots had a long list of questionable players for Sunday’s game at Miami. At least one of them can now be called out. Mike Reiss of ESPN.com report that running back Damien Harris has been ruled out due to an ankle injury. Sony Michel will start in his place. Harris leads the Patriots in [more] - Read More