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New England Patriots Links 10/16/14 - Patriots, Jets Lead Off Week 7 at Gillette

Daily News and Links for 10/16/14

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  • Karen Guregian warns that for Brady to keep his foot on the pedal, he can't be running for his life tonight.
  • Ron Borges writes that for Rex Ryan, seeing Revis in Patriots colors will be the least of his problems.
  • Erik Frenz talks to Ty Law, who approves of the way the Patriots have utilized Revis in recent weeks.
  • Christopher Price tells us ten things we have to know about Jets-Patriots.
  • Jeff Howe pinpoints five things to watch for tonight: 1. Brady vs. Rex.
  • Troy Brown reveals his keys to a Patriots win over the Jets: 1. Ball security in bad weather.
  • Mark Daniels notes heavy rain could be the Patriots' most significant adversary tonight.
  • Jeff Pini recaps Pats and Jets and Thursday nights, with memories of monsoons and butt fumbles.
  • Mike Reiss posts his weekly stats check to see where the Patriots and Jets stand in relation to the rest of the NFL.
  • Erik Frenz reports Tom Brady has been upgraded to 'probable'. Woot!
  • Christopher Price re-examines Tom Brady's career at a crossroads.
  • Chris Villani explains why Brady's critics miss the mark.
  • Rich Levine wonders if this is Rex Ryan's last stand.
  • Bill Speros sees the Boston "hatred" of the Jets as more from annoyance and frustration because, frankly, you expect so much better from a New York rival.
  • Tom E. Curran notes Belichick and Brady are being vague about the running back situation.
  • Mike Reiss details why Danny Amendola hasn’t been a big factor in the team’s offense. (1 min. video)
  • Phil Perry reports Brian Tyms set out to prove himself to the team all over again, when he returned from his suspension.
  • Tom E. Curran says Casey Walker is looking like a smart addition to the defensive line.
  • Jen McCaffrey explains how losing Jerod Mayo is different this year than last year.
  • Tom E. Curran looks into why the Patriots went shorthanded at linebacker when building their roster.
  • Jeff Howe Patriots Notebook: Darrelle Revis will not talk about his contract so that it won't become a distraction during the season; Revis has a chance to remind his first team how good he has it tonight; Dont'a Hightower and Jamie Collins will be asked to take over for Jerod Mayo again; Dan Connolly and Brian Stork haven't been ruled out yet.
  • Jim Lazar thinks it's a good time for the Pats to do their job, run it up and crush Crying Ryan and the Jets. Week 7 picks: Pats win 32-11


  • Mike Reiss and Rich Cimini (ESPN) Double coverage: Jets vs. Patriots preview.
  • Tedy Bruschi and Mike Reiss (ESPN) Bruschi's breakdown: Patriots-Jets.
  • Staff Report (Cold Hard Football Facts) Jets at Patriots TNF Preview: Butt fumbles will be shown.
  • Conor Orr ( What to watch for on 'Thursday Night Football'.
  • Will Brinson (CBS Sports) Struggling Jets visit old nemesis Tom Brady and the Pats.
  • Chrs Trapasso (CBS Sports) Patriots vs. Jets, TNF Week 7: Five most important stats you should know.
  • Jason La Canfora (CBS Sports) NFL Week 7 Game Rankings. Jets at Pats.
  • NFL All Access ( Is Tom Brady back on track? (3.25 min. video)
  • Around the NFL ( Top 5 Patriots plays of the season. (1.26 min. video)
  • Josh Katzowitz (CBS Sports) Remember When: Bill Belichick quit as 'HC of the NYJ' after one day.
  • Staff Report (Yahoo! Sports) Week 7 rankings: Tight ends.
  • Kenneth Arthur (Sports on Earth) The NFL power list.
  • Infographic (Qprism) 15 Years of NFL crime statistics. /Pretty interesting.
  • Mike Florio (ProFootballPost) NFL, NFLPA can’t agree on how to agree on new conduct policy.
  • Experts (CBS Sports) NFL picks: Week 7. All 8 pick Pats over Jets.
  • Vinnie Iyer (Sporting News) Week 7 NFL picks. Patriots 45-7.
  • Brian Burke (Sports on Earth) Man vs. Machine: NFL Week 7 picks. Machine: Pats, 31-10. Will Leitch Pats 31-10.