Stephen Gostkowski's name misspelled on Patriots jersey in preseason game vs. Lions

CBSSports.comLuckily for the Patriots they did not need the to rely on the leg of Gostkowski to win the game. The defending Super Bowl champions skated by the Lions easily, in a 31-3 win at Ford Field. The equipment team will have their chance to redeem themselves on ...

August 9th 2019


What experts had to say about Jarrett Stidham's Patriots debut

Boston.comOne of the major takeaways from the Patriots' first preseason game was a dominant display from several rookie players. Jakobi Meyers, Chase Winovich, and N'Keal Harry all flashed potential at various points. Another name that drew attention was ...

August 9th 2019


Sports Q: Will Jakobi Meyers be a contributor to the Patriots this year?

Boston.comA rookie free-agent makes the Patriots roster every year. Some contribute right away. Malcolm Butler made maybe the greatest play in NFL history when he got his chance against the Seahawks as a rookie in the Super Bowl. Can Jakobi Meyers be that rookie ...

August 9th 2019


Patriots rookies flex potential: Breaking down how Jarrett Stidham, three others fared in the preseason opener

CBSSports.comAfter winning three of the last five Super Bowls, there really isn't much that'll have the Patriots lose much sleep. If there were one thing that would give the organization pause, however, it is the underrated concern of a lack of up-and-coming young talent at key ...

August 9th 2019


5 takeaways from the Patriots' preseason-opening win over the Lions

Boston.comCOMMENTARY. Five takeaways from the Patriots' preseason opener, a thorough, 31-3 thrashing of the Lions that suggests Bill Belichick's team has made the most of its first two weeks of practice… JAKOBI MEYERS SHINES. By most accounts, Patriots ...

August 9th 2019


Rookie QB Stidham shines in first Pats audition

ESPNEver since they surprisingly traded Jimmy Garoppolo in the middle of the 2017 season, the New England Patriots have been searching for their next possible quarterback of the future. Rookie Jarrett Stidham made a strong first impression in Thursday's ...

August 9th 2019


Ups And Downs From Patriots' Preseason Win Over Lions

ForbesThe New England Patriots kicked off the preseason Thursday night at Ford Field – and the football might as well have landed in the stands. New England routed former defensive coordinator Matt Patricia's Detroit Lions by a score of 31-3 after three days of ...

August 9th 2019


New England Patriots defense collects 9 sacks, crushes Lions in Jerod Mayo's play-calling debut

MassLive.comThen again, neither did Patriots starters Stephon Gilmore, Devin McCourty, Jason McCourty, Patrick Chung, Dont'a Hightower, Kyle Van Noy, Michael Bennett and Lawrence Guy. It was their backups taking Stafford's second-stringers and stuffing them all in a ...

August 9th 2019


RECAP: Lions vs. Patriots

detroitlions.comWhat happened: New England jumped on Detroit early and often Thursday night to walk out of Ford Field with a 31-3 victory in both teams' preseason opener. The Patriots built a 14-0 lead on two Brian Hoyer touchdown passes. Hoyer started the game in ...

August 9th 2019


Jakobi Meyers impresses as Patriots rout Lions in preseason opener

The Boston GlobeThe undrafted rookie was the Patriots' leading receiver in their first preseason game, hauling in six catches on eight targets for 69 yards. He averaged 11.5 yards per catch and also led the pack with two touchdowns in the 31-3 rout of the Detroit Lions.

August 9th 2019


Patriots Rout Lions in Preseason Opener

NECNIs it a little ridiculous to think that the Patriots looked a little bit better tonight than they did on Feb. 3, when we saw them hoist their sixth Lombardi Trophy in franchise history with a 13-3 win over the Los Angeles Rams? Yes, yes it is. That said…which ...

August 9th 2019


Patriots Dominate Lions In Preseason Opener, Win 31-3 In Detroit

CBS BostonThat just about summed up the way this game went, as the Patriots dominated on both sides of the ball in those first two quarters, looking a lot better than many fans might have expected, given what's been said about the receiving corps and tight end group.

August 9th 2019


Tom Brady Can Finally Throw and Catch the Ball at the Same Time

RADIO.COMTom Brady's wife, Gisele Bundchen, once said after the Patriots lost Super Bowl XLVI to the New York Giants that her husband cannot throw and catch the ball. Now he can. Well, sorta. The 42-year-old Patriots quarterback posted a video on Twitter Thursday ...

August 8th 2019


10 players to watch in Lions' preseason opener against Patriots

MLive.comThe Lions will kick off the preseason on Thursday night with an exhibition against the New England Patriots at Ford Field. They'll be in uniform and everything. And after going 222 days without that Honolulu blue, it'll be refreshing to see some professional ...

August 8th 2019