2016 ScheduleAll times ET
- 8/11h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 8/18h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 8/26h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 9/1h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 9/11h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 9/18h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 9/22h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 10/2h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 10/9h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 10/16h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 10/23h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 10/30h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 11/13h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 11/20h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 11/27h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 12/4h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 12/12h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 12/18h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 12/24h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 1/1h:mm a z, US/Eastern
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A ton of talent hanging up the cleats
A whopping eight players with at least three Pro Bowl selections each have retired this offseason. As a group, the eight players have 50 combined Pro Bowl invitations on their resumes.
In selecting Alabama CB Cyrus Jones with their top pick, the Patriots confirmed that his value as a punt returner swayed the decision in his favor.
Was football Belichick's third-best sport?
Patriots head coach Bill Belichick lettered not only in football, but also in lacrosse and squash during his time at Wesleyan. The former offensive lineman and tight end checks in at No. 29 on our list. Ranking all 32 NFL coaches as players
Mike Reiss ESPN New England Patriots reporter
The Patriots finalized times for their first four open practices of training camp July 28-31. Each practice will be held in the morning from 9:15-11:45 a.m.
You've got to be bold to troll Ravens receiver Steve Smith at his own football camp.
First-year Dolphins coach Adam Gase will have to generate consistency from QB Ryan Tannehill to compete against three of the NFL's top defensive minds.
After trading Chandler Jones to the Arizona Cardinals in March, the New England Patriots must find their next 4-3 defensive end.
Only health holds the Pats' defense back
Even after trading Chandler Jones, New England's defense comprises one of the league's better trios... health permitting, of course. Ranking defensive triplets
Coaching stability with Bill Belichick and superior QB play by Tom Brady are the clear reasons why the Patriots have dominated the AFC East for years.
Does it produce results on the field? Opposing AFC East ESPN reporters offer their takes.
The dream NFL tight end can catch passes like a receiver and block defenders like a lineman. That sounds a lot like Rob Gronkowski.
This could be the year it all changes
The Jets, Dolphins and Bills have missed the playoffs for five, seven and 16 seasons straight, respectively. Are those teams that bad or are the Patriots just that good? Dan Graziano breaks it down.
The mental challenges associated with breaking his leg have been a significant hurdle for Jonathan Cooper since he suffered the injury in 2013.
There are many tools required to be a successful quarterback in the NFL, and Tom Brady checks off just about every box on a scout's list.
How will Jimmy Garoppolo fare?
Tom Brady's looming suspension could leave the AFC East as open as it's been since Brady's torn ACL in 2008. Can Garoppolo keep the Pats in pole position? Dan Graziano breaks it down.
The Warriors became the latest professional team to hold the regular-season wins record and not win a championship.
Should the Patriots have to turn to Jimmy Garoppolo to start the first four games they at least get three at home and two division opponents.
Aaron Dobson has been sharp in OTAs, but the veteran receiver will face a tall order sticking on the roster ahead of some young competition.
Is Golden State's loss to Cleveland after a 73-win season the biggest playoff disappointment in recent sports history?
The New England Patriots were one of many teams that didn't use their full assortment of OTAs for on-field purposes, as they had a conditioning day.
Michael Lombardi is leaving his position as an assistant to the Patriots coaching staff, but his fingerprints still are on the team's roster.
|3(15)||Joe Thuney||OG||North Carolina State|
|3(28)||Jacoby Brissett||QB||North Carolina State|
|6(33)||Kamu Grugier-Hill||CB||Eastern Illinois|
|7(4)||Devin Lucien||WR||Arizona State|
Patriots vs Saints
Gillette Stadium - Thu 8/11