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ClutchPoints Jan 31, 2023
‘There’s a standard’: Julian Edelman doubles down on criticism of Patriots’ Mac Jones

‘There’s a standard’: Julian Edelman doubles down on criticism of Patriots’ Mac Jones

Former New England Patriots wide rever Julian Edelman is not walking back on his past criticism of quarterback Mac Jones’ attitude. Edelman even doubled down on his negative appraisal of the former Patriots signal-caller during a recent appearance on the Pardon My Take podcast episode (h/t Justin Leger of NBC Sports). “He’s a young guy and […] The post ‘There’s a standard’: Julian Edelman doubles down on criticism of Patriots’ Mac Jones appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Pats Pulpit Jan 31, 2023
Hiring Bill O’Brien a ‘great move’ for Patriots and Mac Jones, says Julian Edelman

Hiring Bill O’Brien a ‘great move’ for Patriots and Mac Jones, says Julian Edelman

Photo by Bryan Bennett/ Related: Patriots great Julian Edelman finally puts an end to the comeback rumors Mac Jones’ sophomore campaign certainly did not go as planned. While the young quarterback was thrusted into the middle of a bad situation, Jones played poorly himself and regressed from his rookie season. The poor play came with visible frustration from Jones, who was seen multiple times during games voicing displeasure with the Patriots sideline. His on field outbursts bothered many, including some former Patriots. After New England’s last second defeat to...
NESN.com Jan 30, 2023

Julian Edelman Explains Ripping Mac Jones, Patriots’ ‘Rules’

Mac Jones had a sophomore season from hell, amplifying his own mistakes and misfortunes by throwing temper tantrums on the New England Patriots sideline. Outbursts in the direction of offensive play-caller Matt Patricia became common over the course of a disappointing season, as Jones became the poster boy for an offense that was defined by […] The post Julian Edelman Explains Ripping Mac Jones, Patriots’ ‘Rules’ appeared first on NESN.com.
Pats Pulpit Jan 29, 2023
You don’t need a superhero quarterback to win in the playoffs

You don’t need a superhero quarterback to win in the playoffs

Sam Greene/The Enquirer / USA TODAY NETWORK Is it helpful? Of course. Mandatory? Nah. In the spirit of Let’s Remember Some Guys, let’s remember some Internet: Remember when Paris Hilton fixed poverty? twitter.com/jubilee That’s what people sound like when they say, “If I were the Patriots I would simply move on and draft a quarterback with a laser rocket arm that can throw a 70-yard frozen rope on the move and also runs a 4.6 and just so happens to be built like prime Gronk”. (Like, if you want to move on from Mac Jones and don’t think...
Pats Pulpit Jan 27, 2023
#PostPulpit Mailbag: Who could the Patriots acquire at the wide receiver position?

#PostPulpit Mailbag: Who could the Patriots acquire at the wide receiver position?

Photo by Matthew Stockman/ This week’s Patriots mailbag takes a look at the wide receiver position, draft targets, and more. A report from the Boston Herald Thursday morning proved what everyone already knew when watching the New England Patriots throughout the 2022 season: they were extremely dysfunctional. From a poor install of a new offense and blocking scheme, to continued on-the-fly adjustments, to leaving players unprepared, to “profanity-laced outbursts” between Mac Jones and Joe Judge, it’s easy to see why New England’s offense regressed significantly...
ClutchPoints Jan 26, 2023
Mac Jones’ true feelings on Joe Judge brought to light in brutal revelation

Mac Jones’ true feelings on Joe Judge brought to light in brutal revelation

Mac Jones’ frustration with how the New England Patriots’ offense was performing was apparent late in the 2022 season. It turns out his feelings ran deeper than what they showed on the field. It “wasn’t uncommon” for Jones to trade profanity-laced outbursts with quarterbacks coach Joe Judge throughout the 2022 season, the Boston Herald’s Andrew […] The post Mac Jones’ true feelings on Joe Judge brought to light in brutal revelation appeared first on ClutchPoints.
NESN.com Jan 26, 2023

Patriots QB Bailey Zappe Details Offseason Goals After Rookie Season

Bailey Zappe’s rookie season with the New England Patriots had to be an unforgettable one. Seen as an afterthought when the Patriots drafted the Western Kentucky product in the fourth round, injuries to Mac Jones and Brian Hoyer forced Zappe into action in Week 4. And with Zappe providing not flashy but steady play over […] The post Patriots QB Bailey Zappe Details Offseason Goals After Rookie Season appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 26, 2023

Why Mac Jones’ Year 2 Regression Isn’t Huge Cause For Alarm

In 2021, Mac Jones looked the part of a franchise quarterback: poised, tough and talented. In 2022, he was supposed to take another step forward, firmly establishing himself as the face of the New England Patriots. Things didn’t go that way. Not even close. Jones regressed in nearly every statistical category, finishing his sophomore campaign […] The post Why Mac Jones’ Year 2 Regression Isn’t Huge Cause For Alarm appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 26, 2023

This Mac Jones Comment Reportedly Didn’t Sit Well With Patriots Brass

Remember when New England Patriots second-year quarterback Mac Jones, fresh off his first offseason in the NFL, expressed his excitement about working with assistant Joe Judge as the two set out to “teach each other.” If not, let the following serve as a quick reminder. “He has knowledge that is very beneficial to me as […] The post This Mac Jones Comment Reportedly Didn’t Sit Well With Patriots Brass appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 26, 2023

Patriots Rumors: Details On Matt Patricia’s Dysfunctional Offensive Preparation

The New England Patriots offense was a big talking point this season, and how could it not be between Matt Patricia — a defensive-minded coach — calling offensive plays, Mac Jones’ regression and side sideline outbursts after failed plays. But now we’re getting an inside look at just how dysfunctional it all was. In a […] The post Patriots Rumors: Details On Matt Patricia’s Dysfunctional Offensive Preparation appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 26, 2023

Bill Belichick Reportedly Yelled At Joe Judge, Began Phasing Him Out

Joe Judge’s tenure as New York Giants head coach ended poorly, and that seemed to carry over in his return to New England. The Patriots offensive assistant and quarterbacks coach worked with Matt Patricia and Bill Belichick to help guide Mac Jones and company. But the 2022 season was a disaster on that end, and […] The post Bill Belichick Reportedly Yelled At Joe Judge, Began Phasing Him Out appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 26, 2023

Patriots Rumors: New Details On Hostile Mac Jones-Joe Judge Relationship

Matt Patricia became persona non grata among Patriots fans as New England struggled throughout its 2022 season, but he wasn’t the only coach who fell out of favor in Foxboro. Joe Judge’s return to the Patriots was equally disastrous. According to the Boston Herald’s Andrew Callahan, Judge was “phased out” during New England’s underwhelming campaign, […] The post Patriots Rumors: New Details On Hostile Mac Jones-Joe Judge Relationship appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 25, 2023

Mac Jones Receives Vote Of Confidence From Patriots All-Pro

The 2022-23 season was a turbulent one for everyone involved with the New England Patriots, but no one wore the brunt of frustration quite like Mac Jones. Whether it be difficulty in implementing a new system alongside Matt Patricia, his extreme regression from a Pro Bowl rookie campaign, constant outbursts on the Patriots sideline or […] The post Mac Jones Receives Vote Of Confidence From Patriots All-Pro appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 25, 2023

What’s Bill O’Brien’s Goal For Patriots Offensive Coordinator Job?

Bill O’Brien is set to return to the NFL in the 2023 season, but the former Houston Texans head coach might not be satisfied with just a staff position. The New England Patriots reportedly have hired O’Brien to be their offensive coordinator. Quarterback Mac Jones reportedly is thrilled to work with a coach he briefly […] The post What’s Bill O’Brien’s Goal For Patriots Offensive Coordinator Job? appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Jan 25, 2023

Patriots Address Defense With First Pick In Mel Kiper’s Mock Draft

Much like last year, a number of different positions would make sense for the Patriots’ first-round pick in the 2023 NFL Draft. An offensive tackle arguably is New England’s biggest need entering an offseason that’s already seen significant changes in Foxboro, Mass. And speaking of helping starting quarterback Mac Jones, taking a shot at a […] The post Patriots Address Defense With First Pick In Mel Kiper’s Mock Draft appeared first on NESN.com.

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