clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

New England Patriots links 11/20/19 - Jake Bailey, Nick Folk make kicking great again in New England

Daily news and links for Wednesday

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

New England Patriots v Philadelphia Eagles Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images



  • Doug Kyed offers the voice of reason: The Patriots are flawed. There’s also little reason to worry about them. These things are not mutually exclusive. They’re both true.
  • Michael Hurley is confident Tom “Feelings” Brady will have his breakout game ... just not this week. /Good read.
  • Evan Lazar’s Film Review: What went wrong for the Patriots offense and where they go from here. ‘The Patriots offense is on-pace to score its fewest points since 2006’.
  • Zack Cox tells us what the Patriots can expect from Isaiah Wynn’s return.
  • Andy Hart didn’t fall for Gronk’s announcement and isn’t buying Antonio Brown’s apology, but says all’s well in Patriot Nation with the return of Isaiah Wynn, “the savior of the second half of the season”.
  • CBS Boston highlights Josh McDaniels going deep on the state of the Patriots offense.
  • CBS Boston reports rookie punter Jake Bailey was named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week, a fitting reward for his stellar performance against the Eagles.
  • Matt Vautour lauds Jake Bailey and Nick Folk for suddenly making kicking a strength again in New England.
  • Zack Cox relays how Josh McDaniels and Bill Belichick felt about N’Keal Harry’s first game: A promising start, but plenty of room for improvement.
  • NESN suggests it’s time to put on your tinfoil hats: Antonio Brown apologized to Robert Kraft with an Instagram post Tuesday morning and Patriots players are liking his post.
  • Nick Goss notes Antonio Brown took to social media Tuesday to apologize to Robert Kraft for ‘bad media and the drama’.
  • Ryan Hannable makes a huge assumption that Tom Brady took no personal responsibility for his part in the offensive troubles, and then adds how that doesn’t help the team. /helluva leap there.
  • Fitzy (YouTube) NFL Fan Therapy: A rebound win for the Pats. (3.12 min. video)
  • Locked On Patriots podcast: Mike D’Abate and Steve Balestrieri talk Gronk, Brady and ‘Dem Boys. (33 min.)