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Pats Pulpit Oct 2, 2023
Patriots snap counts: Demario Douglas continues to make case for more opportunities

Patriots snap counts: Demario Douglas continues to make case for more opportunities

Photo by Andrew Dieb/Icon Sportswire via Notes and thoughts on the Patriots’ snap counts from their 38-3 loss to the Cowboys. The New England Patriots offense had its worst day of the 2023 season, mustering just one field goal and turning the ball over three times in a 38-3 loss to the Dallas Cowboys. The unit’s positive moments were few and far in between, but rookie wide receiver Demario Douglas was one notable exception. Despite playing only 18 of a possible 55 offensive snaps on the day — a rate of 33 percent — the sixth-round draft pick made his impact...
Pats Pulpit Oct 1, 2023
Patriots vs. Cowboys highlights: Demario Douglas spin move sends defender straight to the shadow realm

Patriots vs. Cowboys highlights: Demario Douglas spin move sends defender straight to the shadow realm

The New England Patriots’ opening drive against the Dallas Cowboys came close to stalling on their own side of the field. On 3rd-and-6, however, quarterback Mac Jones connected with wide receiver Demario Douglas for what turned into a crucial conversion and more. Douglas’ catch-and-run netted the team 42 yards to set the Patriots up at the Dallas 15. The play could have ended earlier than that, but he rookie put on a vicious spin move on Cowboys safety Donovan Wilson — allowing him to gain 10 more yards. New England would fail to turn the big play and resulting field...
NESN.com Oct 1, 2023

Patriots’ Demario Douglas Smokes Cowboys Defender With Unreal Spin Move

Donovan Wilson might want to call out sick for the Cowboys’ first film review session next week. Dallas’ veteran safety was left in the dust Sunday when Patriots receiver Demario Douglas smoked him with an unreal spin move. The play took place midway through the first quarter at AT&T Stadium, with Douglas catching a third-down […]
NESN.com Sep 24, 2023

Demario Douglas Agrees With Patriots Fans’ View Of Non-DPI Call

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Many Patriots fans thought Demario Douglas was interfered with while trying to make a catch late in the first half of Sunday’s game against the Jets. And Douglas is right there with them. New England’s rookie receiver was hit early by New York cornerback Michael Carter while trying to catch a […]
NESN.com Sep 18, 2023

Why Patriots Rookie Demario Douglas ‘Needed’ Fumble, Benching

FOXBORO, Mass. — Demario Douglas believed he could have helped the Patriots as they staged a comeback bid Sunday night. But he knew why he was stuck watching that rally from the sideline. Douglas, New England’s impressive rookie slot receiver, lost a fumble on the final play of the first quarter and then didn’t play […]
NESN.com Sep 18, 2023

Mac Jones Shares Message For Demario Douglas After Rookie’s Benching

FOXBORO, Mass. — Demario Douglas was the darling of Patriots training camp. The rookie receiver improved every day, and carried that success into a solid NFL debut last week. Well, Sunday night saw Douglas land in Bill Belichick’s doghouse for the first time. The sixth-round pick didn’t play a single offensive snap after fumbling late […]
Pats Pulpit Sep 18, 2023
Wide receiver Demario Douglas benched in loss after first quarter fumble

Wide receiver Demario Douglas benched in loss after first quarter fumble

Photo by Adam Glanzman/ Douglas played six out of 16 snaps prior to the fumble. The New England Patriots ran 16 total plays on their first two offensive drives Sunday night against the Miami Dolphins. Rookie wide receiver Demario Douglas was on the field for six of those. Unfortunately for Douglas, his sixth snap was his final offensive play of the game. On a third-and-seven, Douglas ran a crisp angle route from a stack alignment. After hauling in the reception, Douglas showcased his stop-start ability by quickly changing directions and saw nothing but green grass ahead...
NESN.com Sep 18, 2023

How Bill Belichick Explained Demario Douglas’ Patriots Benching

FOXBORO, Mass. — Patriots rookie Demario Douglas learned a harsh lesson Sunday night: Bill Belichick does not tolerate shoddy ball security, especially from young players. Douglas, who was one of the stars of Patriots training camp this summer, was exiled to the bench after he lost a fumble on the final play of the first […]
Pats Pulpit Sep 15, 2023
#PostPulpit Mailbag: Does the Patriots offense need more Demario Douglas?

#PostPulpit Mailbag: Does the Patriots offense need more Demario Douglas?

Eric Canha-USA TODAY Sports This week’s Patriots mailbag answers questions about rookie Demario Douglas, potential wide receiver trade targets, Matt Corral, and more. It was a disappointing finish to the New England Patriots Week 1 contest, as they followed an all too familiar script in the post Tom Brady era. With eyes now on an extremely important Week 2 divisional game against the Miami Dolphins, let’s jump right into this week’s #PostPulpit mailbag. @SteveRosenheim1 Can we please win Sunday? That’s the plan, Steve. But they will have their hands full doing...
NESN.com Sep 12, 2023

Patriots Coach Saw These Rookie Mistakes From First-Year Wideouts

A pair of rookie receivers saw significant playing time for the New England Patriots in their season-opening loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. Kayshon Boutte played 55 offensive snaps — a surprisingly high number — in the absence of starting wideout DeVante Parker. Slot receiver Demario Douglas logged 33. The sixth-round draft picks ranked second and […]

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