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Dave Brown is a freelance correspondent who covers the New England Patriots for the Concord Monitor.

NFL’s greatest active Manning to appear on Foxborough sideline

10/10/2019 8:15:10 AM
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How the Giants are expected to deploy Eli Manning on Thursday.

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The NFL’s greatest active Manning — Eli — will make an appea...
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Struggling kicker Gostkowski upgraded to irreplaceable God of Kicking  

10/4/2019 12:50:36 PM

Screen-Shot-2019-10-04-at-12-47-43-PM.pngStruggling liability/Irreplaceable God Stephen Gostkowski (headshot from Patriots.com).

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Patriots kicker Stephen Gos...
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Antonio Brown’s former employer defeats Jets

9/22/2019 8:21:47 PM
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The former employer of Antonio Brown defeated the New York Jets 30-14 on Sunday at Gillette Stadium in a game of football, which is apparently something the New England Patriots do.
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Complex issue that’s tearing society apart not resolved in Bill Belichick press conference

9/12/2019 8:38:40 PM
BBFails.jpgPatriots head coach Bill Belichick failing to solve our society's challenge in properly responding to claims of sexual violence during a 4-minute press conference.

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — A complex issue that has driven a w...
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Is this the end of doubting the Patriots? This year just feels different.

9/9/2019 12:26:22 AM
PatriotsBannerCeremony.jpgThe Patriots raised their sixth championship banner before beating Pittsburgh 33-3 on Sunday, leaving you with few options to doubt that they are good.
 
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — ...
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Some fear playing football could keep Edelman from playing football

8/30/2019 12:11:08 AM
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman played football on Thursday night, thereby jeopardizing his opportunity to play football. Astute observers pointed out that if not for playing football...
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2 million takeaways from the Patriots’ third preseason game

8/22/2019 11:25:21 PM
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Without benefit of the all-22 coaches’ film, either team’s playbook or play calls from any snap in Thursday’s 10-3 Patriots victory at Gillette Stadium, it c...
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Is 42-year-old, cliff-adjacent, noodle-armed Tom Brady criminally underpaid?

8/9/2019 1:34:45 PM
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Patriots raised Tom Brady’s 2019 salary this week, prompting criticism that the 42-year-old, noodle-armed quarterback whose skills are in decline, is criminally underpaid unless he is criminally...
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Patriots HOF must enshrine man who won Super Bowls for Giants, fled Pats for Jets

7/30/2019 1:04:15 PM

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The Hall of Fame at Patriot Place continues to shun the best Giants coach in Patriots history, Bill Parcells.

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SPECIAL REPORTATORIAL: Patriots executive Nick Caserio wants out of endless debate over what constitutes news

6/19/2019 4:04:25 PM

Caserio.jpgNick Caserio, Patriots Director of Player Personnel, perhaps against his will.

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Based on all available information and more than six seasons of New England Patriots beat coverage, it is clear that Patriots ...
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​Federal Government helps Classless Tom Brady steal generic nickname from Tom Seaver

6/5/2019 4:31:23 PM
IMG_5428.jpeg Nickname thief Tom Brady is seen here in his skulking clothes.

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Thanks to a bizarre 180 from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Tom Seaver shall no longer be referred to as “Tom Terri...
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How terrible are the Patriots at drafting every position?

4/25/2019 1:57:55 PM

Edelman.jpgPatriots wide receiver Julian Edelman, whom the Patriots drafted in 2009, speaks at his Super Bowl MVP press conference in February. The Patriots are terrible at drafting wide receivers.

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — As the Patriots pr...
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