Jags, Blake Bortles agree on 3-year, $54M contract

February 24, 2018

The Jaguars extensions keep coming, and the latest is the biggest. Jacksonville and quarterback Blake Bortles have agreed to a three-year, $54 million contract, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. The new deal replaces Bortles’ current contract, which had one year remaining on it via the fifth-year option included in his rookie contract. The quarterback, who is guaranteed $26.5 million in the new deal (per Rapoport), was scheduled to make…

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Jaguars sign Blake Bortles to 3-year, $54M contract

February 24, 2018

The Jaguars extensions keep coming, and the latest is the biggest. Jacksonville has signed quarterback Blake Bortles to a three-year contract, the team announced. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the contract is worth $54 million, including $26.5 million in guaranteed money. The new deal replaces Bortles’ current contract, which had one year remaining on it via the fifth-year option included in his rookie contract. “I don’t have a whole…

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LB David Harris anuncia su retiro

February 23, 2018

A través de un comunicado publicado por la agencia que lo representa (Sportstars), el linebacker David Harris anunció su retiro del football: “Después de 11 años de haber jugado el mejor de todos los deportes en equipo, al más alto nivel, es hora de anunciar mi retiro de la NFL”. Harris pasó sus primeras 10 temporadas con los Jets, llegando a los Patriots este pasado 2017. El veterano LB jugó…

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Samsonite Make Your Case: Help for the defense

February 23, 2018

Anyone who watched the Patriots disappointing loss in the Super Bowl knows the defense was largely responsible for the defeat. As the Eagles marched effortlessly up and down the field to the tune of 41 points, New England was helpless in putting a stop to the carnage, right down to the final quarter. So with the Combine fast approaching and the start of free agency right behind, it’s time to…

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2018 Patriots Mock Draft Tracker

February 23, 2018

Patriots.com has collected what the top ‘experts’ are predicting the Patriots will do in the first round come draft weekend. We will be updating this feature regularly to reflect changes in any of the mocks represented. EXPERT: Mel Kiper | ESPN Football Analyst Read LAST UPDATED: February 21, 2018 KIPER’S ANALYSIS:“Jackson is another prospect I expect to rise at the combine. He might be the fastest player in this class….

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News Blitz 2/23: Picking up Malcom Brown's option

February 23, 2018

Disclaimer The opinions, analysis and/or speculation expressed on Patriots.com represent those of individual authors, and unless quoted or clearly labeled as such, do not represent the opinions or policies of the New England Patriots organization, front office staff, coaches and executives. Authors’ views are formulated independently from any inside knowledge and/or conversations with Patriots officials, including the coaches and scouts, unless otherwise noted.

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Looking back at how current Patriots performed at the NFL Scouting Combine

February 23, 2018

Take a look back at how some of the current Patriots performed at the NFL Scouting Combine compared to some of the best performances for each event since 2006. Read 40-Yard Dash Brandin Cooks runs the 40-yard dash at the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine. (AP Photo) Read Quarterbacks Read Best QB performance since 2006: Reggie McNeal (4.35) in 2006 Read   Read Running Backs Read Best RB performance since 2006: Chris Johnson…

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No Days Off Health Tips presented by Healit

February 22, 2018

“Don’t just be in the game. Win the game.” The No.1 U.S compression wraps and tapes manufacturer, Healit™, has joined forces with the New England Patriots to bring fans health, fitness and Patriots-inspired content throughout the 2017 season. Healit™ systems are the next generation of therapeutic sports and medical compression wraps. Their unique self-adhesive compression wraps and tapes are designed to prepare the body, prevent injury, protect against re-injury and…

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Despite all the moves this offseason, what's new is old again in NFL's offensive coordinator ranks

February 22, 2018

Continuing a trend that has built steadily in recent years, five of the NFL’s seven new head coaches in 2018 will be first-timers in the top job, with Tennessee’s Mike Vrabel, Detroit’s Matt Patricia, Arizona’s Steve Wilks, Chicago’s Matt Nagy and Indianapolis’ Frank Reich having never called the shots for a team before. Only Oakland’s Jon Gruden and the Giants’ Pat Shurmur don’t fit the fresh-face pattern, and Shurmur’s blip…

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Adam Vinatieri agrees to one-year deal with Colts

February 22, 2018

The Colts have made it official with Adam Vinatieri. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Thursday that the team and its enduring veteran kicker reached agreement on a one-year deal, according to a source informed of the situation. Vinatieri’s return comes as little surprise. He told reporters late last season that he planned to advance into his 23rd NFL campaign. Playing in 2018 gives the 45-year-old kicker a chance to…

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