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The Patriots asked Logan Mankins to take a pay cut before trading him to the Bucs.
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Tedy Bruschi Patriots chat recap

Tedy Bruschi kicked off his contributions to ESPNBoston.com's 2014 New England Patriots coverage by hosting a season-preview chat on Friday. The chat transcript can be reviewed here, and included some of the following topics: 1. Optimism for the defense as one of the Patriots' best units in recent memory. 2. Fallout from the Logan Mankins trade and how players reacted to big changes like that during his own career. 3. Linebacker depth is a concern.

Jerod Mayo on MFB: ‘It’s tough to lose a brother’ in Logan Mankins

Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo joined Middays with MFB on Friday, following the team’s final preseason game of the season Thursday night. To hear the interview, go to the MFB audio on demand page. The big news around the team this week was the trade of stalwart offensive lineman Logan Mankins to the Buccaneers. “It’s always […]
Bucs Nation 6 hours ago

Daily Bucs Links: Reviewing the game

Here's your open thread for today. Logan Mankins still in transition with introduction to Tampa Bay Buccaneers | FOX SportsMankins speaks. Jonathan Kraft discusses Mankins trade - New England Patriots Blog - ESPN BostonWhy they moved on. Bucs fall to Redskins in preseason finale | Tampa Bay TimesBoo. Did Bucs RB Demps do enough to stick? | Tampa Bay TimesI think so. New Buc Logan Mankins jumps into unknown | Tampa Bay TimesGood luck. Bucs rookies Keith Lewis, Nate Askew shine against Redskins | Tampa Bay TimesAskew got one lucky pick? Players make case to start in Bucs loss to Redskins |...
Tampa Bay Times 14 hours ago

New Buc Logan Mankins jumps into unknown

TAMPA In time, he will be known as a warrior here, too, as a tough cuss who will fight you for every inch. In time, he might be known as the answer.

Jonathan Kraft discusses Mankins trade

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- In the wake of the Patriots' shocking trade of guard Logan Mankins to Tampa Bay on Tuesday, team president Jonathan Kraft praised Mankins' time in New England in an interview with 98.5 the Sports Hub. "Logan is someone in the building that I think everyone holds in the highest regard both as a football player and as a man," Kraft said. "Clearly - after John Hannah - he is the best guard to ever play for the New England Patriots.
Bucs Scene | The Ledger 17 hours ago

Mankins Trying to Adjust to Tampa Bay

Newly-acquired offensive lineman Logan Mankins was still trying to find his bearings as he was introduced to the Tampa Bay media prior to Thursday’s preseason finale against the Washington Redskins. Mankins, who was traded from New England for tight end Tim Wright and a reported fourth-round pick on Tuesday, had just arrived in Tampa Thursday morning. The soft-spoken Mankins still appeared a bit shocked by the trade. “I was a little surprised,” Mankins said when he found out he was… Read More »
Tampa Tribune 19 hours ago

Mankins says trade surprised him, but he'll be ready to play

TAMPA -- The oppressive Tampa heat hit Logan Mankins as soon as he walked off the plane Thursday. Two days earlier, he had been reminded of the cold reality of the NFL when the Patriots traded their 6-time Pro Bowl guard to the Bucs for tight end Tim Wright and a fourth-round draft pick.

Weekly Patriots chat recap

Every Thursday on ESPNBoston.com, there is a Patriots chat. Today's chat kicked off at 4 p.m. ET, can be recapped here, and included some of the following topics: 1. Reaction to the Logan Mankins trade. 2. What tight end Tim Wright might be able to contribute to the Patriots -- and how quickly. 3. Running back Stevan Ridley and his place on the team. 4. Toughest NFC game on the Patriots' schedule? 5. Jamie Collins, Dont'a Hightower and rushing the passer.
It Is What It Is | WEEI 20 hours ago

Logan Mankins speaks fondly of Patriots in introductory Buccaneers press conference

Buccaneers guard Logan Mankins confirmed in his introductory press conference that the Patriots had asked him to restructure his contract before trading him and that the sides ‘€œcouldn’€™t come to a common ground.’€ Mankins spoke fondly of his time with the Patriots and took no shots at the team, noting that he’€™s spoken to most […]
KFFL Aug 28, 2014

Buccaneers | Logan Mankins sitting out

Tampa Bay Buccaneers OG Logan ...
Bucs Nation Aug 28, 2014

What are the Buccaneers getting in Logan Mankins?

The Bucs are getting a smart, capable player in Logan Mankins. But they're not getting a dominant, All-Pro guard. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers added one of the smartest, hardest-working, PFT-commenter-lunch-pail-to-workest players in the NFL. So why did the Patriots let their locker-room leader go? Bill Belichick talked about him in glowing terms. Tom Brady is pissed off about the trade. Pats fans seem a little peeved. As in all things Bill Belichick, it boils down to value. Pro Football Talk reported yesterday that the Patriots had asked Mankins to take a pay cut before trading him. Mankins...
Boston Globe Aug 27, 2014

Report: Tom Brady 'Was Not Happy' With Logan Mankins Trade

In the latest revelation on how the Patriots' trade of Logan Mankins has affected the locker room, Bleacher Report's Jason Cole says that Tom Brady had an "emotional reaction" to the news.

A few follow-ups on Logan Mankins

  A few follow-ups on the trade that sent Logan Mankins from the New England Patriots to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Mankins' Tampa Bay introduction likely Thursday: With Mankins scheduled to arrive in Tampa later Wednesday night, his official Buccaneers introduction isn't expected to take place until Thursday. Tampa Bay hosts Washington in its preseason finale Thursday night, so Mankins' introduction figures to trump any action on the field.

Poll: Was Logan Mankins trade worth it for Patriots?

On Tuesday, the Patriots traded six-time Pro Bowl guard Logan Mankins to the Buccaneers for second-year tight end Tim Wright and a fourth round pick. What do you think of the deal?
Rotoworld Aug 27, 2014

Patriots asked Mankins to take pay cut - Logan Mankins (G) Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Patriots asked Logan Mankins to take a pay cut before trading him to the Bucs.

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