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Brady One of SI’s 2018 Most Fashionable Athletes (@shanna_mc)

Tom Brady: Fashion Icon? We all known Tom Brady is at the top of his game when it comes to football, but he’s also at the top of the fashion game. The evolution of Brady’s look has come with his rise to fame and the influence of his supermodel wife. He went from an awkward-looking kid at the NFL Combine to one of Sports Illustrated’s 2018 Most Stylish Athletes. The almost 41-year-old always gives us a show on the field and off the field gives us outfit inspiration. The 2018 Most Fashionable Athletes list is created by style experts...

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How to Make the Most out of Patriots Training Camp

Is it too early to get excited for football season to start? No? Okay good, because training camp is right around the corner. Patriots Announce First Public Training Camp The New England Patriots recently announced the date of their first public training camp. Fans are already getting excited to see football at Gillette again. The first public practice will take place on Thursday, July 26. The team has not announced information about their stadium practices yet. Patriots announce that their first public training camp practice is scheduled for Thursday, July 26. This year marks the 59th annual training camp for...

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Belichick Takes Players Back in Time During OTAs

Two Days off and an Unexpected OTA Bill Belichick and the Patriots have a few quotes they live by: “The Patriot Way,” “Do Your job” and, of course, “No Days Off”. I attended the Super Bowl LI rally in Boston and when the team gathered outside Government Center, Belichick, the team, and the fans had “NO DAYS OFF” echoing throughout downtown. I always found this funny given we had all taken the day off to be there. This week Belichick awarded the players with a rare “two days off”, canceling the final two days of voluntary OTAs. Bill also decided...

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Edelman Speaks Out After Suspension News

Julian Edelman weighed in after the news broke yesterday that he faces a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s performance- enhancing substance policy. The suspension is under appeal but if it does not get overturned Edelman will be missing the first four regular season games. The Statement Number 11 took to Instagram (@edelman11) to apologize to the Kraft family, the coaches, his teammates and the fans. He posted this message on his Instagram story: 2018 Season He notes that no matter what happens, he will be ready to go for the season, whether that be game one or game...

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LeBron James Compares Warriors to Patriots

LeBron James is no stranger to excellent teams and knows one when he sees one. After Game 3 of the 2018 NBA Finals, James mentioned the Warriors and the Patriots in the same breath, discussing both teams’ mistake-free play. The Cavaliers are heading into Game 4, one loss away from a sweep. The Cavs know they can’t make any mistakes against the Warriors if a crazy comeback were to happen again. The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers have been to the Finals four years in a row, and the Warriors have won two of the last three. With...

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Edelman Facing Four-Game Suspension

The Patriots may have to start another season without one of Tom Brady’s go-to guys. According to league sources, Julian Edelman is facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s performance enhancing substance policy. Edelman has taken hundreds of drug tests in the past, and this is his first issue with the results. Patriots WR Julian Edelman is facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s performance enhancing substances policy, league sources tell @FieldYates and me. Suspension is under appeal. More now on ESPN’s NFL Live. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) June 7, 2018 If the suspension stands, Edelman will...

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Looking Back: Boston Sports Pre-LBJ Finals Run

LeBron James is making his eighth NBA Finals appearance in a row. Even though sites like favor the Warriors to win, everyone is looking back on what life was like the last time number 23 wasn’t in the biggest series of the year. There are third graders out there who do not know a time when LeBron James wasn’t in the NBA Finals. Kids going into kindergarten next year have never experienced a Finals series other than Cavaliers vs. Warriors. The last time LeBron wasn’t playing in June, Drake hadn’t dropped an album yet, Peyton Manning was an Indianapolis Colt, and...

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Predictions Are In: Patriots Odds to Win SBLIII

LESS THAN 100 DAYS TO KICKOFF The countdown to the NFL season is officially on. We are now less than 100 days from the season opener. The 2018 season will kick off in Philadelphia with the SBLII Champions taking on the Atlanta Falcons. With the draft behind us and training camp just around the corner, predictions surrounding next season are flooding in. The Patriots and their fans are no strangers to being favorites to win the Super Bowl, and this year is no different. Since the minute Super Bowl LII ended, before anyone even had a chance to sweep...

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