10:28 AM EDT, Thu October 23, 2014

Fantasy Update

Oct 20, 2014
ESPN Fantasy Football
Tom Brady is one of six fantasy players who is being left on the bench way too often in ESPN leagues, says KC Joyner. Here are his must-start fantasy players, plus a look at early waiver-wire targets for Week 8.
Oct 16, 2014
Rotoworld
Tom Brady completed 20-of-37 passes for 261 yards and three touchdowns in New England's 27-25, Week 7 win over the Jets.
Windy City Gridiron 2 hours ago
The Bears Den: October 23, 2014 - Chicago Bears week 8 news & notes

The Bears Den: October 23, 2014 - Chicago Bears week 8 news & notes

Bears begin prepping to face Patriots - Larry Mayer: Three days after their disappointing loss to Miami, the Bears return to the practice field Wednesday to prepare for Sunday’s road game against the Patriots. Brady has earned ‘elite’ distinction; jury still out on Cutler’s worth - Adam L. Jahns: A handful of Bears commended Tom Brady’s elite ways Wednesday, and Marc Trestman’s admiration was apparent in a conference call with New England media. Follow WCG on Twitter; like us on Facebook (& click on 'Subscribed to').  Check out David "OSS" Taylor's CheekyMonkeyArt prints and...

Patriots-Bears through a stats-based lens

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- A look at the New England Patriots-Chicago Bears matchup through a stats-based lens (via ESPN's Stats and Information): 1. Brady's 100th career start at home. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady makes his 100th career regular-season start at home on Sunday and is 86-13 in Foxborough. According to Elias Sports Bureau, no quarterback who debuted in the Super Bowl era has a higher home winning percentage (minimum 40 starts, all regular season).
Boston Herald 5 hours ago
Bears must deal with Tom Brady on a roll for Patriots

Bears must deal with Tom Brady on a roll for Patriots

Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker doesn’t have to go back far to find a “How To” guide on frazzling Tom Brady and the Patriots offense.In Week 4, during a Monday night game in Kansas City, the three-time Super Bowl champion quarterback looked as ordinary as he ever has, a bit jumpy behind a reshuffled line and never in a rhythm throughout the game.
Chicago Sun-Times 10 hours ago

Bears 24, Patriots 21: Wait, what?

RICK MORRISSEY: Bad one week, good the next. If you follow that thinking, the Bears should beat Tom Brady and the Patriots this week because A) they have no business beating Tom Brady and the Patriots, B) the game is on the road and C) the hell if I know.
Chicago Sun-Times 11 hours ago

Tom Brady has earned ‘elite’ distinction; jury still out on Jay Cutler’s worth

It’s a bizarre week to debate whether Bears quarterback Jay Cutler can, will be or already is an elite quarterback. Yet, here we are, and we have Bears fan “Ryan” to thank for broaching the always-steamy topic during a team-run chat with general manager Phil Emery this week. “No matter how you analyze the history of quarterbacks in the NFL,” Emery replied, “if you have a winning record, you are an elite player at that position.” That would include Kyle...
Chicago Tribune 17 hours ago

Fuller sits out practice; Conte, Briggs, Bostic return

Injuries have the Chicago Bears’ defensive back seven in flux ahead of Sunday’s game against the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady.

Fuller sits out practice; Conte, Briggs, Bostic return

Injuries have the Chicago Bears’ defensive back seven in flux ahead of Sunday’s game against the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady.
It Is What It Is | WEEI 19 hours ago

Tom Brady fondly recalls making Brian Urlacher his dance partner

FOXBORO — Tom Brady has never been mistaken for Walter Payton, Barry Sanders or Johnny Manziel. But on Nov. 26, 2006, Brady, then 29, put a move on likely future Hall of Fame linebacker Brian Urlacher, that Brady proclaimed after a 17-13 win at Gillette Stadium he would tell his kids about. With Brady and […]
It Is What It Is | WEEI 21 hours ago

Time check: Tom Brady getting more time to throw leading to Patriots success last 3 games

FOXBORO — Tom Brady has had his best three games of the season the last three weeks, and a major reason why is improved protection. While sacks can occasionally be overrated, Brady has been sacked just four times in the last three games, compared to nine times over the first four games. “They’€™re doing a […]

Tom Brady Working To Be More Mobile, Extending Plays

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady may be a veteran, but he can still learn a lot from younger players in the league. Chief among those things he can learn is how to extend plays with his legs.

Tom Brady's work at extending plays

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Fifteen years into his NFL career, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady knows his deficiencies well. One of them is extending plays with his feet. "It's never really been something I've been great at -- extending plays," he said. "I see so many of these players, whether it be Russell Wilson or Aaron Rodgers or Jay Cutler and Alex Smith, some really mobile quarterbacks who do a great job for their team; Ben Roethlisberger has done it for a lot of years.
Boston Herald Oct 21, 2014
Bill Belichick, Tom Brady praise Peyton Manning on TD record

Bill Belichick, Tom Brady praise Peyton Manning on TD record

FOXBORO  — New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick and star quarterback Tom Brady both paid tribute to rival Peyton Manning on Monday, a day after Manning broke Brett Favre's record for career touchdown passes."He'd probably be waiting a lot longer to pass that record if he hadn't played against me so many times," Belichick quipped to reporters during a conference call. "He certainly threw a lot of them against defenses that I had."

Josh McDaniels: Danny Amendola’s smarts were big part of late TD Thursday against Jets

On what turned out to be the play that produced the game-winning touchdown pass last Thursday against the Jets, one of the key moments came when wide receiver Danny Amendola recognized the fact that the play had broken down and was able to scramble to get open. That helped quarterback Tom Brady buy some time […]
Patriots Gab Oct 20, 2014

Tom Brady talks Peyton, Bears, and Percy Harvin

Tom Brady made his weekly appearance on WEEI radio show this morning and was asked about Peyton Manning’s record breaking night last night. “It’s pretty incredible,” Brady said. “It’s hard to throw touchdown passes and he — even in the last two years — I’ve never seen anything like it. It’s pretty incredible. It’s a great […]

Tom Brady: Peyton Manning's record 'pretty incredible'

Peyton Manning and Tom Brady are forever connected. And as Manning set the record for NFL career touchdown passes, Brady offered up his thoughts on Manning and the record during this weekly interview with Boston sports radio station WEEI on Monday morning. “It’s pretty incredible,” Brady said. “It’s hard to throw touchdown passes and he -- even in the last two years -- I’ve never seen anything like it. It’s pretty incredible.

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    Bros Bowl: Vereen brothers will face each other for first time

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    Akeem Ayers arrives, but Chandler Jones out

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    Injury report: Chandler Jones the lone Patriot who doesn't practice

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    Another injury puts pressure on Patriots defense

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    W2W4: Patriots' key areas vs. Bengals

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    Stephen Gostkowski

    Icing the Kicker: Stephen Gostkowski Made to Wait in New SportsCenter Commercial

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    Patrick Chung

    Patrick Chung moves up in importance