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New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola (80) runs after catching a pass in the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills, Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

With Danny Amendola out, Patriots QB Tom Brady could be hurting for targets

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

FOXBOROUGH — Tom Brady is running out of receivers. Two more New England pass-catchers — Aaron Dobson and Danny Amendola — left Monday night’s game with injuries, leaving Brady to fill in with backups, running backs and a Gronk. The Patriots held on to beat the Buffalo Bills 20-13 and remain undefeated for the season, but Brady had his least …

Patriots improve to 10-0, beat Bills 20-13

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

FOXBOROUGH — Tom Brady called out Rex Ryan and then he beat the Bills — again. After shouting the name of the Buffalo coach as an audible, Brady led New England to a 20-13 victory over the Bills on Monday night and kept the defending Super Bowl champions on course for their second …

Rex Ryan vexed by unbeaten Patriots

Sunday, November 22, 2015

FOXBOROUGH — It’s over. So says Buffalo coach Rex Ryan, who conceded the AFC East to the undefeated New England Patriots this week even though the Bills — and everyone else in the division — still have a mathematical chance to catch the Super Bowl champions. “They are going to win the division,” he said this week as the Bills prepared for a …

Colts linebacker surprised to be at center of ‘Deflategate’

Thursday, October 15, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS — Colts linebacker D’Qwell Jackson is a quiet, laid-back kind of guy. He doesn’t worry about personal mementoes, tries to avoid controversy and scandal and normally toes the company line. But as this weekend’s NFL feature attraction …

Q&A: Tom Brady on Deflategate, Gisele and Trump

Thursday, October 15, 2015

NEW YORK — Tom Brady has four Super Bowl rings, is a future Hall of Famer and his New England Patriots are off to a 4-0 start, and yet he’s still quick to mention his 199th rank in …

Former Patriots offensive lineman Adams, 67, dies in Houston

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

HOUSTON (AP) —Former New England Patriots offensive lineman Sam Adams has died in Houston at the age of 67. Adams became ill at his Houston home last Saturday and died at a hospital, Rodney Coleman of Coleman’s Mortuary in Jasper said Wednesday. No cause of death was released. …

Patriots OL Nate Solder placed on season-ending injured reserve

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

FOXBOROUGH — New England Patriots offensive lineman Nate Solder was placed on season-ending injured reserve on Wednesday, three days after he left the game against the Dallas Cowboys with an arm injury. “Nate is a big part of …

Colts giving Patriots silent treatment heading into big game

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS — The Colts spent so much time trying to catch the Patriots this offseason, they may actually have taken a page out of Bill Belichick’s playbook. Instead of talking about Sunday night’s eagerly anticipated showdown with New …

As usual, Patriots playing down any intrigue in next game

Monday, October 12, 2015

FOXBOROUGH — Nobody in the Patriots locker room is feeding into the hype of Sunday night’s AFC championship game rematch against the Indianapolis Colts. There’s plenty of potential for distraction after the “Deflategate” scandal when the Patriots were …

Colts QB Andrew Luck a full participant at practice for Patriots

Monday, October 12, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS — Colts quarterback Andrew Luck was a full participant in Monday’s practice for the first time in two weeks, though his availability for this weekend’s showdown with New England remains unknown. Luck is still day-to-day with a …

Brady, Patriots pull away from Romo-less Cowboys 30-6

Sunday, October 11, 2015

ARLINGTON, Texas — Chants of “Bra-dy” arose several times from a large New England contingent in Tom Brady’s first visit to the $1.2 billion showplace of the Dallas Cowboys. First after a 1-yard plunge for his first rushing …

Tom Brady, perfect Patriots visit Cowboys sans Tony Romo, Dez Bryant

Saturday, October 10, 2015

ARLINGTON, Texas — Tom Brady called it a “bummer” that New England was catching the Dallas Cowboys when they were missing Tony Romo and Dez Bryant. The star quarterback for the Patriots didn’t say it was a letdown, …

Greg Hardy admonished by Cowboys for comments about Tom Brady’s wife

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Finally, there has been push back from the Cowboys regarding defensive end Greg Hardy’s controversial comments about New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s wife. Coach Jason Garrett said the situation was addressed with Hardy immediately following his interview on Tuesday when he made the comments. “Well we just …