It is usually a difficult time when a superstar athlete decides when to hang it up.
Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing in the New England Patriots’ opener at Miami this Sunday.
Josh Brown kicked a 37-yard field goal with 38 seconds to play and the New York Giants capped their first undefeated preseason since 2006 with a 16-13 victory over the New England Patriots on Thursday night.
The NFL pre-season is entering its third week, and already the AFC East looks to be a race for second place. Coming off a 12-4 regular season last year, the New England Patriots look poised to win their 11th division title in 12 years. To make that happen, they will need to answer these five key questions:
Shayanna Jenkins, who grew up in Bristol and is the fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, is seeking to have perjury charges against her dismissed.
Tom Brady threw a touchdown pass after sitting out the first preseason game and the New England Patriots capitalized on four turnovers to beat the Philadelphia Eagles 42-35 on Friday night.
The New England Patriots are short-handed at tight end so James Develin is getting another chance to show the versatility that has earned praise from coach Bill Belichick.
A lawyer for Aaron Hernandez says a dispute over records the defense had sought from the New England Patriots has been resolved, though it’s unclear whether the documents were turned over.
A judge has tentatively scheduled former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez to stand trial next year in May on murder charges in the 2012 drive-by slayings of two men.
The New England Patriots have signed first-round draft pick Dominique Easley, their surprise choice who is coming off two major knee operations.