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Pats Pulpit Jun 13, 2019
Patriots acquire Lions tight end Michael Roberts via trade

Patriots acquire Lions tight end Michael Roberts via trade

New England adds to its tight end depth chart. The New England Patriots’ tight end position has been marked by uncertainty and personnel turnover this offseason. Gone are Rob Gronkowski, Dwayne Allen and Jacob Hollister, replaced mostly by offseason additions — the latest of which being brought on board just earlier today: as first reported by Justin Rogers of the Detroit News, the Patriots have acquired Detroit Lions tight end Michael Roberts via trade. New England is reportedly sending a conditional seventh-round draft selection in 2020 to Detroit in order to bring the 25-year-old on...
Pats Pulpit Jun 6, 2019
Patriots’ new-look tight end group recognizes its opportunity

Patriots’ new-look tight end group recognizes its opportunity

Related: Don’t sleep on Patriots minicamp standout Maurice Harris When the New England Patriots entered Super Bowl 53, they fielded one of the best tight end groups in the NFL. Rob Gronkowski, despite coming off a statistical down-year, was still among the league’s elite players at his position and a threat to be reckoned with (just ask the Los Angeles Rams). Dwayne Allen was one of the better blocking tight ends in pro football. And Stephen Anderson... well, he was a developmental depth option. Now, that developmental depth option is all that remains from one of the NFL’s most...
NESN.com Jun 4, 2019

Matt LaCosse Has Chance To Shine In Wide Open Patriots Tight End Room

FOXBORO, Mass. — Rob Gronkowski retired, Dwayne Allen was cut, Austin Seferian-Jenkins reportedly is set to be released and Ben... Read More »
Pats Pulpit May 30, 2019
Patriots have one of the best running back groups in the NFL

Patriots have one of the best running back groups in the NFL

New England’s backfield is outstanding. Rob Gronkowski decided to retire. Trent Brown, LaAdrian Waddle, Chris Hogan and Cordarrelle Patterson left via free agency. Dwayne Allen was cut. Jacob Hollister was traded to Seattle. The New England Patriots lost some significant offensive talent this offseason. But while most positions were impacted by the departures one way or another, one among them remained strong — in fact, it might have gotten even better over the last few months: that . position is, of course, running back. Not only did the world champions retain its core players from...
Pats Pulpit May 28, 2019
Benjamin Watson suspension latest bump in the road for Patriots’ tight end spot

Benjamin Watson suspension latest bump in the road for Patriots’ tight end spot

Related: Ben Watson announces he’s suspended for the first 4 games of the 2019 season You may have heard it by now, but the New England Patriots’ tight end position saw some considerable turnover this offseason: Rob Gronkowski decided to end his Hall of Fame career at just 29, Dwayne Allen was released in a cost-cutting move, and Jacob Hollister was shipped to the Seattle Seahawks via trade. With last year’s opening day trio gone, the Patriots were forced to completely re-tool their depth chart at the position over the last few months. In order to do that, the world champions brought...
Pats Pulpit May 20, 2019
Patriots reportedly had trade talks about Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph

Patriots reportedly had trade talks about Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph

Related: For Patriots, Kyle Rudolph could turn into this year’s Jason McCourty The New England Patriots are facing plenty of questions at the tight end position following the retirement of Rob Gronkowski. With neither the future Hall of Famer nor 2018 squad members Dwayne Allen and Jacob Hollister a part of the equation anymore, the team is looking at a competition for the roster spots at tight end between Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Benjamin Watson, Matt LaCosse, Ryan Izzo, Stephen Anderson and Andrew Beck. There is still a chance that other players get added to the mix, however. One of...

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