clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

New England Patriots links 7/17/19 - Camp competition at left tackle: Isaiah Wynn vs. Joe Thuney

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.

NFL: Super Bowl LIII-New England Patriots vs Los Angeles Rams
Joe Thuney (62) takes on NFL-best DT Aaron Donald
Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports


  • Phil Perry explores how the Patriots tight end puzzle will come together in training camp.
  • Steve Balestrieri (PatsFans) Patriots 2019 training camp guide: Tight ends.
  • Andy Hart takes a position-by-position look at the camp competition for roster spots & roles: Offensive Line.
  • David Latham (LastWordOnSports) Patriots training camp battles: Sony Michel vs Damien Harris.
  • Mike Dussault (PatsPropaganda) 5 Patriots on the bubble. 1. TE Stephen Anderson.
  • Andrew Callahan addresses his Patriots training camp question No. 8: Can New England’s secondary stand alone as the NFL’s best?
  • Ryan Hannable concludes his 15 most important Patriots for 2019 countdown: No. 1, Tom Brady. Mentions ‘[Brady’s] “allusiveness” in the pocket.’ /Hm... must mean Brady implies he’ll throw in one direction, but he throws in another.
  • Phil Perry gives us an interesting topic [but still with only one conclusion] with today’s Great Patriots Debate: Who was the toughest quarterback: Brady, Bledsoe or Grogan?
  • Adam London talks about’s ‘looming question’ for the Patriots as training camp nears: Will the upcoming season, at long last, will mark the end of New England’s unprecedented run of success?
  • Alex Reimer believes the Patriots would benefit from the NFL’s wacky 18-game proposal, thanks to Bill Belichick’s brilliance.
  • Deyscha Smith highlights Jimmy Garoppolo on learning as Tom Brady’s back-up: ‘It was invaluable. I can barely put it into words.’
  • Nick Goss gives us the updated spread, betting total for Week 1 Patriots vs. Steelers.
  • Darren Hartwell notes Tom Brady had a pretty good retort for ‘Madden NFL 20’ over their rendition of him getting a high-five snub.
  • Ryan Hannable notes Mike Florio continues to perpetuate the storyline that won’t go away, gives a 40 percent chance that Rob Gronkowski comes back.
  • Adam London NFL Rumors: How Tom Brady could influence Rob Gronkowski to make comeback.
  • Steve Atkinson (BostonSportsExtra) Imagine, what would a Tom Brady podcast be like?
  • Patriots Beat podcast: Mike Petraglia and Mike Dussault (Pats Propaganda) look ahead to the biggest storylines entering Patriots training camp. (30 min.) /Worth a listen.



  • Cian Fahey (PreSnapReads) 2019 Quarterback tiers and rankings. Tom Brady 8th. /Read it and weep.