Around the AFC East: Pats offense unreliable
October, 15, 2009
By Tim Graham | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com's Tim Graham
New England Patriots
- Tom Brady is less than thrilled with the Patriots' offense so far, Monique Walker of the Boston Globe writes.
- Boston Herald reporter Ian R. Rapoport takes a look at rookie tackle Sebastian Vollmer, who likely will make his first NFL start Sunday.
- Shalise Manza Young observes linebacker Junior Seau "is back for a fourth time, and it is almost as though he had never left."
- Buffalo News columnist Jerry Sullivan says benching Trent Edwards is not the answer for the Bills' offensive woes.
- Jets cornerback Lito Sheppard provides an outsider's take on how Terrell Owens is being used, Buffalo News reporter Mark Gaughan writes.
- Sal Maiorana of the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle takes a look at defensive end Aaron Maybin's minimal impact five games into his NFL career.
- Regardless of whether the Dolphins can maintain their momentum for the long slog, Palm Beach Post columnist Dave George writes hope alone is significant.
- South Florida Sun-Sentinel reporter Mike Berardino explains when idled outside linebacker Matt Roth will be available to return.
- Sun-Sentinel columnist Ethan J. Skolnick looks back on how the careers of Ricky Williams and Jimmy Rollins unfolded after they were teammates in the Philadelphia Phillies chain.
- The blistering Rex Ryan gave his defensive players has been accepted as fair criticism, New York Daily News reporter Rich Cimini writes.
- J.P. Pelzman of the Bergen Record detects a more reserved Jets locker room these days.
- Bart Scott, however, is sticking to his vociferous ways, Newark Star-Ledger reporter Dave Hutchinson writes.