Patriots AM Rundown Thursday 12/17/2020
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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

Ask the Enemy: Submit your questions for the live Q&A with The Phinsider at 4pm!

Kevin Nogle will answer all your questions about the Dolphins. - 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

Julian Edelman and Shilique Calhoun return to Patriots practice, opening 21-day activation window

New England received a boost on Wednesday. - Read More

#PostPulpit Mailbag: Exploring the Patriots’ path to the playoffs

You asked, Brian Hines anwered. - Read More

Patriots coaches praise Myles Bryant’s versatility: ‘He’s shown that he can handle multiple positions’

The rookie defensive back has played both safety and cornerback this year. - Read More

Injury update: Bill Belichick classifies Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman as ‘day-to-day’

New England’s head coach briefly spoke about the veteran pass catcher on Wednesday. - Read More

Daily news and links for Wednesday - Read More

Examining the roster ties between Patriots, Dolphins ahead of Week 15

The ex-Patriots and ex-Dolphins players in the fold for Sunday in Miami Gardens. - Read More

Patriots opponent preview: Miami Dolphins

All you need to know about this week’s matchup. - Read More

Matthew Slater among eight finalists for NFL’s Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award

The winner will be announced in February. - Read More

Week 14 Fantasy Football Recap: Surprising quarterback play; Tractorcito season rolls on

Let’s review the 14th week of fantasy football action. - Read More

2020 Week 15 Patriots Power Rankings

Check out what the ‘experts’ are saying about the Patriots heading into Week 15 - Read More

Patriots sign veteran guard Earl Watford to practice squad

James Madison product Earl Watford started four games for the Buccaneers in 2019. - Read More

Bill Belichick explains what the Patriots have to do better in the passing game

New England’s head coach spoke about his team’s uneven offensive production on Tuesday. - Read More

AFC East Report: Bills are one win from the division title

Let’s find out what happened in the Patriots’ division this week. - Read More

Why you should participate in the NFL Pro Bowl vote

The fan vote counts one third. - Read More

Daily news and links for Tuesday - Read More

Cam Newton defends Josh McDaniels in lengthy, passionate response

Newton has no gripes with McDaniels. Quite the opposite. - Read More

Patriots vs Rams advanced stats: New England’s offense had a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day

Let’s dig into the advanced stats from Thursday’s game. - Read More

Bill Belichick was very blunt during his postgame chat with Sean McVay

“You expletive killed us.” - Read More

Cam Newton, Damien Harris not among 13 Patriots limited for first practice of Week 15

Cam Newton is off the injury report. - Read More

Julian Edelman returns to Patriots practice in Week 15

Julian Edelman could play as soon as Sunday. - Read More

Gimmie Him: Tua Tagovailoa would solve Patriots quarterback woes

The Miami Dolphins quarterback could help out New England immensely. - Read More

N'Keal Harry's trainer says Cam Newton is partly to blame for the WR’s lack of production

Cam Newton seemed to make a point of taking N’Keal Harry under his wing this year. - Read More

Now's the time for the Patriots TEs to show their promise

It’s time for the rookie tight ends to step up. - Read More

The Patriots could still make playoffs in this crazy scenario

The New England patriot still have a shot at making the playoffs. - Read More

Josh McDaniels thinks the Patriots have the talent they need at WR

The Patriots do not have consistent enough talent at wide receiver. - Read More

Tom Brady shares a photo from behind the wheel of his multi-million-dollar boat

Goodness gracious. - Read More

Peter King believes this veteran quarterback could be a good option for the Patriots in 2021

Could the Lions quarterback find his way to New England? - Read More

Bill Belichick shares his assessment of the Patriots' receivers

“Our passing game still is not as efficient as we need it to be.” - Read More

As a kid, Terez Hall's favorite LB was Jamie Collins -- not Jerod Mayo

A missed opportunity for Terez Hall to get brownie points with his boss. - Read More

Biggest Week 15 injury questions for all 32 NFL teams: Drew Brees, Daniel Jones and Matthew Stafford

It's late in the season and the trenches are where many teams are hurting, but some big-name quarterbacks remain questionable this weekend. - Read More

Campbell, Slater again among Rooney finalists

Baltimore defensive end Calais Campbell is a three-time finalist and New England wide receiver Matthew Slater a finalist for a second straight year (and third overall) for the Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award announced by the NFL on Tuesday. - 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

Christian McCaffrey Not Expected to Play Again This Week vs Packers

The Panthers are not confident that their star running back will play this week in Green Bay. - Read More

Carolina Panthers Injury Report 12/15

The latest on the Panthers' injury front - Read More

Patriots: Bill Belichick finally had something positive to say about N’Keal Harry

Patriots HC Bill Belichick actually had some praise for wideout N'Keal Harry. With three weeks remaining in the regular season, and with just a 2%... - Read More

Patriots: Julian Edelman coming back for final three games makes no sense

Why is Patriots WR Julian Edelman seemingly on track to come back this season? Barring an epic collapse from the handful of teams ahead of them in the AFC ... - Read More

Patriots: N’Keal Harry’s trainer calling out Cam Newton is a horrible look

Patriots WR N'Keal Harry's trainer didn't exactly say Cam Newton was beneficial for his client. It's been a rough start to N'Keal Harry's NFL career. First... - Read More

Patriots: Do you want to buy Chase Winovich’s dog treadmill?

Patriots pass rusher Chase Winovich wants you to buy his dog treadmill. Still struggling to find that perfect gift for that special someone this holiday se... - Read More

Cam Newton not getting a fair evaluation further complicates everything

Patriots QB Cam Newton isn't getting evaluated fairly and it's a problem. At this point, every New England Patriots fan knows that Cam Newton isn't the pro... - Read More

Patriots special teams coordinator sounds like an absolute lunatic

You wouldn't believe what this Patriots assistant drinks every day. If you're working for Bill Belichick, you're probably an eccentric individual who doesn... - Read More

Bill Belichick to Sean McVay after Patriots' loss to Rams: "Great job, you killed us" - ProFootballTalk

The Rams beat the Patriots 24-3 on Thursday night, and afterward Bill Belichick couldn’t do much more than concede that Sean McVay’s team got the best of his team. Video of their post-game handshake shows Belichick congratulating McVay and acknowledging the significant gap between their teams. “Great job. You killed us. You had a great [more] - Read More

Patriots designate Julian Edelman, Shilique Calhoun to return from IR - ProFootballTalk

Patriots coach Bill Belichick called receiver Julian Edelman day to day on Wednesday morning. The afternoon brings news that the Patriots have designated Edelman to return from injured reserve, along with linebacker Shilique Calhoun. Edelman and Calhoun practiced, opening a 21-day window from them to return to the 53-player roster. Edelman went on injured reserve [more] - Read More

Brian Flores: Patriots will be "very good challenge" for Tua Tagovailoa - ProFootballTalk

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick moved to 21-5 when facing rookie quarterbacks since the start of the 2000 season when the Patriots beat the Chargers earlier this season. Some of those wins came with Dolphins head coach Brian Flores on the New England defensive coaching staff, so he has first-hand knowledge of how difficult Belichick [more] - Read More