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5 Facts About Jimmy Garoppolo

For the first four games of the season, Jimmy Garoppolo will be under center for the Patriots. Here are some facts about the relative unknown.

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Aaron Hernandez (Courtesy CBS Boston/WBZ-TV)

Judge Rejects Aaron Hernandez Move To Toss Murder Conviction

A Massachusetts judge who oversaw the trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has rejected a request to throw out his first-degree murder conviction or reduce it to second-degree murder.

07/01/2015

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Time For Brady To Present His Case In Suspension Appeal

ROB MAADDI AP Pro Football Writer When Tom Brady’s appeal hearing kicks off Tuesday, key arguments will be about who ordered his four-game suspension and whether science supports the league’s findings about deflated footballs. The […]

06/22/2015

Aaron Hernandez (Courtesy CBS Boston/WTIC-TV )

Judge Blocks Contact With Juror In Hernandez murder case

A judge is barring both sides of the completed Aaron Hernandez murder case from contacting one of the jurors who convicted the former New England Patriots star tight end of a 2013 killing.

06/22/2015

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Brady’s Legacy Faces Next Step In Appeal To Goodell

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady grew from a sixth-round draft choice into one of the best quarterbacks in NFL history. Off the field, he’s a celebrity with a supermodel wife and lucrative marketing deals. […]

06/20/2015

Aaron Hernandez(Courtesy CBS Boston/WBZ-TV)

Lawyer: Aaron Hernandez Juror May Have Been ‘untruthful’

A lawyer for Aaron Hernandez has told a judge he’s concerned one of the jurors who convicted the former New England Patriots star tight end of murder may have been “untruthful” during jury selection.

06/15/2015

Former Patriots Linebacker Brandon Spikes.

Ex-Patriots Linebacker Cited In Hit-And-Run That Injured 3

BOSTON (AP) — Former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes was cited by state police Friday for rear-ending another vehicle on a Massachusetts highway then leaving the scene. Spikes, 27, is accused of leaving the […]

06/12/2015

Quarterback  Matt Flynn #10 of the Green Bay Packers looks to pass against the Philadelphia Eagles during the fourth qurater of the game at Lambeau Field on November 16, 2014 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Patriots Sign Veteran QB Flynn As Brady Faces Suspension

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have signed Matt Flynn to shore up the quarterback position with Tom Brady facing a four-game suspension. That suspension could be reduced after Brady’s hearing with NFL […]

06/12/2015

Aaron Hernandez(Courtesy CBS Boston/WBZ-TV)

Newspaper Company Wants Hernandez Juror Documents Unsealed

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Newspaper company GateHouse Media is asking a judge to unseal documents relating to a juror in former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez’s recent murder trial in Massachusetts. The company […]

06/05/2015

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (Elsa/Getty Images)

Goodell Makes It Official: He Will Hear Brady’s Appeal

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell made it official Tuesday: He will hear Tom Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension. The league suspended the Patriots quarterback for his role in the use of […]

06/02/2015

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