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ClutchPoints Oct 15, 2018
Sony Michel gives his offensive line all the glory

Sony Michel gives his offensive line all the glory

The New England Patriots have had their fair share of running back woes, but Sony Michel has shown that he is the solution. Michel has really come into his own in the past few weeks. He  and Rex Burkhead were injured to start the season, but his full recovery has had a tremendous impact on […] The post Sony Michel gives his offensive line all the glory appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Phinsider Oct 3, 2018
Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing

Around SB Nation: What Other NFL Blogs Are Discussing

Weekly, we take a look around the SB Nation family of NFL blogs. Here are the news stories and analysis they are discussing. AFC EAST: New England Patriots (via Pats Pulpit) Report: Duke Dawson and Rex Burkhead are the only two IR players that could return - Pats PulpitAs of right now, ESPN’s Mike Reiss reports that out of every Patriots player on Injured Reserve, only two might be back this year. New York Jets (via Gang Green Nation) Todd Bowles’ Game Management Decisions in Jacksonville Were Inexcusable - Gang Green NationThere were a lot of things that went wrong in...
Pats Pulpit Oct 2, 2018
Report: Duke Dawson and Rex Burkhead are the only two IR players that could return

Report: Duke Dawson and Rex Burkhead are the only two IR players that could return

As of right now, ESPN’s Mike Reiss reports that out of every Patriots player on Injured Reserve, only two might be back this year. You know, if they’re going to reboot every movie out there anyway, we might as well get a good reboot out of it every once in a while. Squish the Fish 2018 is a great reboot! As of last week, if you were thinking the Patriots had the kind of luck with injuries this year that’d make even the 2015 Pats go “Yikes”, you’d be right - ESPN’s Mike Reiss noted in his Saturday column that New England was tied for the most players on Injured Reserve this...
Cincy Jungle Oct 1, 2018
Fantasy football waiver wire: 7 adds and 4 drops for Week 5

Fantasy football waiver wire: 7 adds and 4 drops for Week 5

A look at the top fantasy football moves to make going into Week 5. NFL Week 4 is wrapping up, so it’s time for a look at the fantasy football waiver wire moves you need to make for Week 5. Fantasy Football Week 5 Adds Patriots RB Sony Michel With Rex Burkhead now on injured reserve, the Patriots rolled with Sony Michel as the top back against the Dolphins. The first-round rookie responded with 112 yards and a touchdown on 25 carries. James White remained in his pass-catching role and had just eight runs in the blowout win, so Michel should keep getting a good workload, making him the...
www.bostonherald.com Sep 28, 2018
Patriots notebook: With injuries ravaging the backfield, James White prepares to carry more of the load against the Dolphins

Patriots notebook: With injuries ravaging the backfield, James White prepares to carry more of the load against the Dolphins

FOXBORO — James White is ready for an increased workload tomorrow against the Dolphins.White has been trending toward three-down status because of injuries and depth issues at running back. The Patriots lost free agent Jeremy Hill to a knee injury in the season opener and Rex Burkhead went into the concussion protocol after the Week 2 loss at Jacksonville. He was cleared to play against the Lions, only to suffer a neck injury and land on injured reserve.The mounting injuries leave White, first-round draft pick Sony Michel and fullback James Develin as coach Bill Belichick’s options out of...
Pats Pulpit Sep 26, 2018
Patriots vs Dolphins Wednesday injury report: Rob Gronkowski among 11 limited

Patriots vs Dolphins Wednesday injury report: Rob Gronkowski among 11 limited

New England is banged up entering its week four game. The New England Patriots’ game against the Miami Dolphins is as big a game as a week four contest can be: two games behind its AFC East rival, the team needs to win in order to not lose ground in the race for the division crown. Entering the matchup, however, the Patriots are banged up – even after placing running back Rex Burkhead and linebacker Ja’Whaun Bentley on injured reserve. A look at the first injury report of the week confirms this: Did not participate Dolphins: LB Chase Allen (foot), WR Danny Amendola (not injury...
Pats Pulpit Sep 23, 2018
Instant Analysis: Patriots look awful for 10 straight quarters of football, lose to Lions 26-10

Instant Analysis: Patriots look awful for 10 straight quarters of football, lose to Lions 26-10

Do we have a problem in New England? The New England Patriots looked awful against the Detroit Lions as they lost 26-10. We’ll have plenty to review over the coming days, but the preliminary report is straight-forward. No one on the Patriots offense was able to get open for the entire game. They weren’t able to get open against the Jacksonville Jaguars last week. They struggled to get open in the second half of the season opener against the Houston Texans. This includes Rob Gronkowski and every other player on the offense. Rex Burkhead suffered a neck injury and Sony Michel had to...
Pats Pulpit Sep 23, 2018
Patriots vs Lions: Rex Burkhead leaves game with apparent neck injury

Patriots vs Lions: Rex Burkhead leaves game with apparent neck injury

New England is down another running back. The New England Patriots’ injuries are slowly starting to pile up. After the team entered the contest down three starting defenders – Trey Flowers, Patrick Chung and Eric Rowe – it appears as if another core player, this time on offense: according to the team, running back Rex Burkhead is being evaluated with a neck injury. The 28-year old, who has been dealing with injuries throughout his career and suffered a concussion in week one, received two offensive touches so far during the Patriots’ game against the Detroit Lions. Even though his...
The Republican Sep 23, 2018
Rex Burkhead injury: New England Patriot running back being evaluated for neck injury

Rex Burkhead injury: New England Patriot running back being evaluated for neck injury

The already beat-up New England Patriots offense may have lost Rex Burkhead. The running back has been taken to the locker room with a neck injury in the third quarter. It's unclear when the injury occurred.

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