11:53 AM EDT, Tue October 26, 2021
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New England Patriots links 10/26/21 - O-line key to opening up the offense

New England Patriots links 10/26/21 - O-line key to opening up the offense

James Ferentz and David Andrews with the victory fist pump | Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Daily news and links for Tuesday TEAM TALK Mike Dussault talks about the Patriots seeing progress in key problem areas. Mike Dussault’s Notebook: Disruptive Barmore sees growing role. Barmore had arguably the best game of his young career against the Jets, logging two quarterback hits, getting a key fourth-down stop and playing his highest percentage of snaps (63 percent) of the season. Press Conference Transcript: Bill Belichick. Press Conferences: Matthew...
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Film room: How the Patriots fooled the Jets on their first touchdown of Week 7

Film room: How the Patriots fooled the Jets on their first touchdown of Week 7

Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Related: Kendrick Bourne on his touchdown pass against the Jets: ‘It was just a dope play’ The New England Patriots had yet to score 30 points in a game this season entering Week 7. They jumped over that mark in spectacular fashion against the New York Jets, seemingly putting up points at will in a 54-13 rout. Along the way, New England received contributions from every skill position player on their game day roster. Every active running back scored at least one touchdown; every active skill player touched the football...
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Jonathan Jones: ‘I’ll be back better than ever’ after season-ending shoulder surgery

Jonathan Jones: ‘I’ll be back better than ever’ after season-ending shoulder surgery

@justjjones/Instagram Related: Report: Jonathan Jones set for season-ending shoulder surgery The New England Patriots’ cornerback group suffered a major loss this week: starting slot cornerback Jonathan Jones, who was just recently sent to injured reserve due to a shoulder ailment, underwent season-ending surgery. After the procedure, Jones took to social media to give a quick update: Adversity is a part of the game. Surgery was successful. Ready to start the road to recovery. I’ll be back better than ever. Jones originally hurt his shoulder in Week 6 against the...
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Mac Attack: Studying Mac Jones’ performance against the Jets

Mac Attack: Studying Mac Jones’ performance against the Jets

Brian Fluharty-USA TODAY Sports Related: Patriots find out ‘what we’re capable of’ in blowout win over Jets Welcome to the debut installment of Mac Attack. Each week we’ll dive into the performance from New England Patriots rookie quarterback Mac Jones, highlighting some of the good plays, bad plays, and everything in between that the 15th overall selection in this year’s draft put on film. We picked a great week for the first edition, as Jones had his best game as an NFL passer in a 54-13 rout of the New York Jets. The young QB finished the day completing 24...
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The Scho Show: The Patriots are rolling into form

The Scho Show: The Patriots are rolling into form

Photo by Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Related: Patriots find out ‘what we’re capable of’ in blowout win over Jets The New England Patriots left no doubt about who were the better of the two teams on Sunday. They dismantled the New York Jets in a divisional matchup, ending the game with a final score of 54-13. It was a pure domination from start to finish, that has now helped the Patriots improve to 3-4 on the season. In this episode of the Scho Show, Mark Schofield recaps New England’s blowout victory over the Jets. It all starts with the big men up...
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Bill Belichick thinks the Patriots are ‘headed in the right direction’

Bill Belichick thinks the Patriots are ‘headed in the right direction’

Bill Belichick calling timeout on all the “Patriots are doomed” takes. | Photo by Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Related: Final score not the only thing Patriots can feel good about after beating Jets 54-13 Coming off their overtime loss to the Dallas Cowboys in Week 6, the New England Patriots’ message was a simple one: we’re better than our current 2-4 record. Whether or not they truly are remains to be seen, but they certainly looked much improved during their Week 7 matchup with the New York Jets. For the first time all season, New England played a...
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NFL playoff picture: Patriots move up into 9th seed after blowing out Jets

NFL playoff picture: Patriots move up into 9th seed after blowing out Jets

Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Related: Instant analysis from Patriots’ 54-13 win over Jets The New England Patriots returned to the win column in convincing fashion in Week 7, blowing out the New York Jets with a final score of 54-13 — the most lopsided game of the entire regular season so far. The Patriots left their division rivals no chance and as a result have now improved their record to 3-4 on the season. While not enough to propel the team into the AFC playoff picture just yet, its first home victory of the season did help New England move up...
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James Ferentz, Daniel Ekuale revert to Patriots’ practice squad following Week 7 elevations

James Ferentz, Daniel Ekuale revert to Patriots’ practice squad following Week 7 elevations

Photo by Maddie Meyer/ Defensive tackle Daniel Ekuale recorded one sack Sunday against the Jets. James Ferentz and Daniel Ekuale reverted to the New England Patriots’ practice squad after serving as standard elevations versus the New York Jets on Sunday, according to the NFL transaction wire. New England’s 54-13 win at Gillette Stadium marked the third appearance of the season for the offensive lineman and the first for the defensive lineman. Ferentz, 32, was previously a standard elevation against the Dallas Cowboys and a Covid-19 replacement against the Houston...
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Patriots linebacker Harvey Langi reportedly diagnosed with sprained MCL

Patriots linebacker Harvey Langi reportedly diagnosed with sprained MCL

Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Harvey Langi started in place of Patriots captain Dont’a Hightower on Sunday. New England Patriots linebacker Harvey Langi has been diagnosed with a sprained MCL and his timetable for return is uncertain, ESPN’s Mike Reiss reported Monday. Langi had started Sunday at Gillette Stadium against the New York Jets in place of team captain Dont’a Hightower, who was inactive due to elbow and ankle injuries. The 29-year-old Brigham Young product would be downgraded to out with a knee injury after halftime in what became a...
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Patriots vs Jets injury analysis: Shoulder issue puts early end to Jonnu Smith’s best game of the season

Patriots vs Jets injury analysis: Shoulder issue puts early end to Jonnu Smith’s best game of the season

Staff Photo By Matt Stone/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald Related: Instant analysis from Patriots’ 54-13 win over Jets The New England Patriots played their most complete game of the season on Sunday, dismantling the visiting New York Jets from start to finish. The Patriots had outscored their division rivals 54-13 when the final whistle was blown, but not all was as perfect as the score might make it look like. New England, after all, suffered some high-profile injuries in Week 7. Let’s take a closer look at who got hurt, and what it might mean in the grand scheme of...
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Patriots vs Jets: Fan Notes from the Game

Patriots vs Jets: Fan Notes from the Game

Photo by Maddie Meyer/ Related: The Lane Breakdown: 10 takeaways from the Patriots’ blowout win over the Jets That’s more like it. The New England Patriots bounced back in a big way following their overtime loss to the Dallas Cowboys with an absolute blowout of the New York Jets. And yes, I know it’s the Jets we’re talking about here. They’re just awful, and quite possibly the worst team in the NFL (again). And things weren’t made any better for them when Zach Wilson went down. But the bottom line is if you’re able to hang 50 on a team, any team, you did a...
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Patriots vs Jets snap count report: New England empties the bench in blowout

Patriots vs Jets snap count report: New England empties the bench in blowout

Staff Photo By Matt Stone/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald Related: Instant analysis from New England’s 54-13 win over the Jets It was a good ole’ fashioned Patriots vs Jets blowout! Rolling into this week as a team that played to the level of their opponent, the New England Patriots seemed to do everything possible to change that narrative. They dominated the New York Jets in all three phases on their way to a 54-13 victory. In the game, New England tried a few things that they hadn’t done much throughout the season. Jonnu Smith lined up in the backfield, the...
Oct 25, 2021
Report: Jonathan Jones set for season-ending shoulder surgery

Report: Jonathan Jones set for season-ending shoulder surgery

Photo by Maddie Meyer/ Related: Patriots place Jonathan Jones on injured reserve, elevate two from practice squad ahead of Jets matchup The New England Patriots just got even thinner in the secondary. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, veteran cornerback Jonathan Jones will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery on Monday. The exact injury has not been disclosed, Rapoport has reported that it will keep him out for the remainder of the season. Jones, 28, suffered the injury early in New England’s matchup with the Dallas Cowboys on Oct. 17. After missing the...
Oct 25, 2021
New England Patriots links 10/25/21 - Pats do the Hokey-Pokey on Jets, turn themselves around

New England Patriots links 10/25/21 - Pats do the Hokey-Pokey on Jets, turn themselves around

Brandon Bolden puts his right foot in... | Photo by Maddie Malhotra/ Daily news and links for Monday TEAM TALK Post Game Notes: Patriots-Jets. Patriots score 50 against the Jets for the third time in team history; TE Hunter Henry has a TD reception in fourth straight game; J.C. Jackson picks off Jets for fourth straight game; More! Gamebook: Full Patriots vs. Jets stats. Erik Scalavino’s Game Observations: Patriots finally put it all together. Mike Dussault gives us his five key takeaways from the Patriots’ impressive win over the Jets. 1. Jonnu Smith sparks...
Oct 25, 2021
Final score not the only thing Patriots can feel good about after beating Jets 54-13

Final score not the only thing Patriots can feel good about after beating Jets 54-13

Staff Photo By Matt Stone/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald Related: Patriots find out ‘what we’re capable of’ in blowout win over Jets Dominating hapless opponents was a New England Patriots special during the heyday of their dynasty, but it has become something of a rarity ever since Tom Brady elected to take his talents elsewhere in 2020. Sunday’s game against the New York Jets was therefore something of a throwback for the Patriots. The team dominated its AFC East rivals from start to finish, and the final score of 54-13 is a perfect representation for how...