Tag "Rex Burkhead"

Strong Situational Football Leads Patriots to 35-17 Victory Over Dolphins

It was a good and bad showing for the team as the New England Patriots just escape with a 35-17 victory to move to 9-2 on the season and seal a 17th straight winning season. Brady with the exception of

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Patriots Notebook: Stout Defense Shows Sign of Life

By the end of the New England Patriots’ clinical 23-7 romp over the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, it was clear they fixed some of the issues that plagued them earlier this season. The Patriots, at fog-ridden Gillette Stadium, held what’s supposed to be

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Brady and Offense Elevate Patriots to Victory 36-20 Over Saints

Fans can now breathe a sigh of relief after the New England Patriots routed the New Orleans Saints 36-20. Last week’s loss gave the Patriots a much-needed reality check with many skeptical of the Patriots moving with elite fashion in

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Breaking News: Patriots Running Back Subject to Trade Rumors

After only taking six snaps in Thursday’s loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, New England Patriots running back Dion Lewis may be on his way to a new home. According to Boston Herald writer Jeff Howe, there have been “multiple

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Breaking Down the Patriots Running Back Position

The New England Patriots have such a talented offense this year that it actually causes an issue. Who’s going to touch the ball at running back? The defending, or reigning (as Bill Belichick wants them to be called) Super Bowl

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Stock Watch: Running Backs Dominate; Quarterbacks Struggle

Another week that ended with another disappointing loss for the New England Patriots and their fans, though it’s still preseason, players cannot afford to end up on the wrong end of this list. Stock up: Rex Burkhead In one of

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Patriots Running Back Spotlight

The New England Patriots have been known for not investing in running backs for the long term. However, Bellichick seemed to have broken that hot streak by signing multiple running backs to big contracts. This offseason, James White signed a

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Rumor Mill: Blount and Giants Have Mutual Interest

With the official signing of Mike Gillislee on Monday, the odds of seeing LeGarrette Blount return to the New England Patriots are scarce. With a backfield that consists of Rex Burkhead, James White, Dion Lewis, Mike Gillislee and Brandon Bolden, there

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Gillislee Heading to New England

The deadline has come and gone for the Buffalo Bills with running back Mike Gillislee as the New England Patriots officially inked the tailback to a two-year, $6.4 million contract Monday. The 26-year-old gave the Patriots headaches rushing over 100 yards averaging

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