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Fantasy Update

Jan 22, 2015
Seahawks CB Jeremy Lane doesn't believe Rob Gronkowski is that good.
Jan 19, 2015
Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski caught a touchdown on Sunday night.Fantasy Spin:He had just three catches for 28 yards on eight targets, so the score salvaged his day. Gronkowski is currently the best tight end in football.
Jan 18, 2015
ESPN Fantasy Football
Matt Williamson ranks the top 100 players in the dynasty format of fantasy football. Dez Bryant, Le'Veon Bell and Rob Gronkowski are tops at their respective positions.
Field Gulls 15 mins ago

Coffee and Cigarettes: Seahawks links for Sunday

One week. Bill Belichick: Patriots followed every rule to the letter - NFL.comPatriots coach Bill Belichick held a press conference on Saturday, saying that New England has "followed every rule to the letter" concerning football deflation allegations in the AFC title game. Seattle, New England, and First-Team All-Pros at the same positionThe Seahawks had three players named to the Associated Press’ first-team All-Pro roster: inside linebacker Bobby Wagner, safety Earl Thomas, and cornerback Richard Sherman. The Patriots had two such players: tight end Rob Gronkowski and cornerback...
Boston Herald 23 hours ago
Matching Bill Belichick a goal for Pete Carroll

Matching Bill Belichick a goal for Pete Carroll

RENTON, Wash. — You will never hear this exchange in a Gillette Stadium press conference with the head coach.A player, in this case Seattle’s Jeremy Lane, lit a bonfire a day earlier while talking about the opposing tight end, in this case the Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski, and saying: “I don’t think he’s that great.”The coach, Pete Carroll, showed up for yesterday’s press conference anticipating the fallout.
Boston Herald 23 hours ago
Rob Gronkowski declines war of words with Seahawks

Rob Gronkowski declines war of words with Seahawks

FOXBORO — If Seattle Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane is looking to start a war of words with Rob Gronkowski ahead of next Sunday’s Super Bowl, the Patriots tight end isn’t ready to engage — at least not yet.Lane made headlines Thursday with his response to a question of what makes Gronkowski, a twotime All-Pro and one of the best tight ends in the game, so good.

Rob Gronkowski Has No Fear, Takes Deflategate and Turns It on Its Ear

Could this simple Gronk tongue-in-cheek posting on Facebook the turning point back to football for Patriots Nation?

Rob Gronkowski Avoids Trash Talk War With Jeremy Lane

Gronkowski was asked for his thoughts on Lane's comments, but in typical Patriots fashion, he took the high road to avoid a war of words between the two.

Rob Gronkowski says ‘thank you’ to Jeremy Lane for his critique of the tight tend

FOXBORO — Rob Gronkowski isn’t about to get into a trash talking war with Jeremy Lane – or anyone else for that matter – leading up to Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale. For that reason, he took the high road on Friday when asked for reaction to scouting report of Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane that […]

Rob Gronkowski won't engage Jeremy Lane

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski took the high road on Friday when asked what he thought of Seattle Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane's comment that he’s not that good a player. "Everyone’s entitled to their own opinion," Gronkowski said. "They’ve got a great defense overall. We’ve got to be worried about their whole defense. We’ve got to be sure we practice hard, prepare hard all week so we’re ready to roll.

Seahawks CB Jeremy Lane isn't impressed with Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski

So far this week, Seahawks have avoided taking the bait when asked about the New England Patriots' deflated footballs scandal, and...

Seahawks CB Jeremy Lane on Rob Gronkowski: ‘I actually don’t think he’s that good’

It wouldn’t be the Super Bowl without a little trash talk, and it’s started nine days before the game. Seattle cornerback Jeremy Lane was asked about Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, and the cornerback’s opinion is quite different than anyone else’s. “I actually don’t think he’s that good,” Lane said via ESPN.com. “He’s OK. He […]
Pats Pulpit Jan 22, 2015

Rob Gronkowski is about to throw Jeremy Lane out of the club

The Seahawks defensive back has something to say about All Pro tight end Rob Gronkowski The Seahawks are trying their darndest to stay away from stirring up controversy before the Super Bowl. Oh boy, did they mess up. Seattle cornerback Jeremy Lane (their nickelback) had the following to say about Patriots All Pro tight end Rob Gronkowski: "I actually don’t think he’s that good," Lane said. "He’s OK." "He does have a big body," Lane said, "but from what I’ve seen on tape, he doesn’t like you putting your hands on him. So if we put our hands on him and shake him up a little big,...
Pats Pulpit Jan 22, 2015

Seahawks CB Jeremy Lane doesn't think Rob Gronkowski is very good

Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane was asked his thoughts on Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, and his review was not very glowing. When it comes to the Seahawks' defensive gameplan against the Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX, most would presume that slowing down unanimous All-Pro tight end Rob Gronkowski would be one of, if not the top priority. Don't tell that to Seahawks nickel back Jeremy Lane. Asked today what makes Gronkowski so good, Lane responded that "I actually don't think he's that good. He's OK." That, well, um, interesting. "He does have a big body," Lane continued, "but from what...

Seahawks’ Jeremy Lane: Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski not ‘that good’

Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane told reporters Thursday he thought All-Pro New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was overrated and that Seattle knew the key to stopping him in Super Bowl XLIX. The third-year nickel cornerback — known to be one of the most competitive players on a team full of ultra-competitive guys — said […]

"Deflategate" rising, while Patriots talk it down

The Patriots crushed the Colts in the AFC Championship, but a growing controversy over deflated footballs leaves them searching for the right answer Tom Brady has heard it all before. "Ridiculous," said Tom Brady. "I think now I've heard it all." This was the best Brady could do in trying to answer questions about "Deflategate" on the Boston-based Dennis and Callen Show, dodging the question about 11 of 12 game balls under the Patriots' control found by the NFL to be under-inflated by some two pounds each.  The Patriots beat the Colts 45-7 to win the AFC Championship. Rob Gronkowski,...

Rob Gronkowski gets nod as most Super

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- If you were ranking the best players in Super Bowl XLIX, who would be at the top of your list? To ESPN.com NFL Insiders Mike Sando and Matt Williamson, it was New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. That was one of the top takeaways from reading the entertaining 1-to-106 list. A few others: With safety Devin McCourty coming in at No. 10, seven spots behind Earl Thomas, it's a reminder that we'll be seeing arguably two of the best free safeties in this Super Bowl.

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