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  1. Patriots-based thoughts on Akeem Ayers deal

    Mike Reiss

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- A few thoughts on the New England Patriots agreeing to a trade with the Tennessee Titans for linebacker Akeem Ayers, pending a physical (you can find the Titans' perspective here): Low-risk, depth-based move. Last year, when t...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  2. Jerod Mayo of New England Patriots suffers knee injury

    Mike Reiss

    New England Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo was carted off the field with a knee injury in the second quarter of Sunday's 37-22 win against the Buffalo Bills and did not return.

    Story | Conversation | October 12, 2014
  3. Kenbrell Thompkins claimed by Oakland Raiders

    Mike Reiss

    Second-year wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins, who was waived by the New England Patriots on Saturday so the team could address short-term needs at linebacker, has been claimed by the Oakland Raiders, according to a source.

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2014
  4. Jamie Collins of New England Patriots ruled out for Sunday's game...

    Mike Reiss

    Starting New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings with a thigh injury.

    Story | Conversation | September 13, 2014
  5. Quick-hit thoughts around NFL, Patriots

    Mike Reiss

    Quick-hit thoughts around the NFL and with the Patriots: 1. Linebacker Jamie Collins looks primed to make the jump to the rare three-down front-seven defender in the Patriots' system, and one confirmation of this came in the last two days of pract...

    Blog | July 27, 2014
  6. Jamie Collins eyed as breakout performer

    Mike Reiss

    When the Patriots selected linebacker Jamie Collins in the second round of the 2013 NFL draft, he was viewed by many as a raw prospect with great upside and athleticism. One year later, the expectations for Collins are changing. CBSSports.com NFL ...

    Blog | June 10, 2014
  7. Patriots sign veteran James Anderson to bolster LB corps

    Mike Reiss

    The New England Patriots bolstered their depth at linebacker on Wednesday, signing veteran James Anderson.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2014
  8. Gathering some picked-up Patriots pieces

    Mike Reiss

    Some picked-up Patriots pieces: Patriots get $20k credit on James Morris. When the Patriots released rookie free-agent linebacker James Morris after just four days with a "failed physical" designation, it was noted that Morris had initially signed...

    Blog | June 02, 2014
  9. Looking a bit deeper at Darius Fleming

    Mike Reiss

    The Patriots signed defensive end/outside linebacker Darius Fleming on Friday, and with Fleming fitting a different profile than the team's other post-draft signings, let's look a bit deeper into his file: 1. Fleming is listed at 6-foot-1 5/8 and ...

    Blog | May 17, 2014
  10. Quick-hit thoughts around NFL & Pats

    Mike Reiss

    Quick-hit thoughts around the NFL and with the Patriots: 1. Linebacker Brandon Spikes confirmed the obvious on Friday, stating it would be best for him and the Patriots to have a fresh start by making a split. That had me thinking back to Spikes' ...

    Blog | March 09, 2014
  11. Quick-hit thoughts around NFL & Patriots

    Mike Reiss

    Quick-hit thoughts around the NFL and with the New England Patriots: 1. The Patriots' connections naturally stand out on Bill O'Brien's Houston Texans coaching staff -- defensive coordinator Romeo Crennel, linebackers coach Mike Vrabel, assistant ...

    Blog | February 09, 2014
  12. Pepper Johnson, New England Patriots assistant coach, leaving tea...

    Mike Reiss

    Longtime New England Patriots assistant coach Pepper Johnson, who has been with Bill Belichick for all 14 years of his tenure in New England, is leaving the organization.

    Story | Conversation | January 21, 2014
  13. McGinest to serve as honorary captain

    Mike Reiss

    Former Patriots linebacker Willie McGinest will serve as the team's honorary captain for the AFC Championship Game, the club announced Thursday. The choice coincides with the upcoming 20-year anniversary of Robert Kraft purchasing the franchise an...

    Blog | January 16, 2014
  14. Quick-hit thoughts around NFL & Patriots

    Mike Reiss

    Quick-hit thoughts around the NFL and with the Patriots: 1. Saturday's news about how the Patriots came to the decision to place linebacker Brandon Spikes on season-ending injured reserve, as reported by ESPN's Chris Mortensen, clears up one quest...

    Blog | January 12, 2014
  15. New England Patriots rookie Jamie Collins ready for prime time

    Mike Reiss

    As Spikes' replacement, rookie LB Jamie Collins proves he's ready for prime time.

    Story | Conversation | January 11, 2014
  16. Quick-hit thoughts on Patriots, NFL

    Mike Reiss

    Quick-hit thoughts on the NFL and the New England Patriots: 1a. Losing linebacker Jerod Mayo to a season-ending torn pectoral muscle on Oct. 13 has forced the Patriots' other linebackers into roles and situations that aren't always a perfect fit f...

    Blog | December 01, 2013