The Patriots are taking a chance on CB Aqib Talib, but he is a skilled cover man who can allow Bill Belichick to be flexible with the secondary.
The Buccaneers traded CB Aqib Talib to the Patriots, the Bucs announced Thursday at the trade deadline.
The Patriots released DB Sterling Moore and signed LB Mike Rivera and DB Derrick Martin.
The NFL’s extended trade deadline looms, but teams like the Lions and GM Martin Mayhew should be leery of trading away draft picks for players.
The Patriots cut LB Bobby Carpenter on Tuesday, the team announced.
The Patriots and Dolphins asserted themselves as the AFC East's top two teams with convincing Week Eight victories.
Tom Brady led touchdown drives on the Patriots' first five possessions Sunday and New England ran over the St. Louis Rams 45-7 in London.
The Patriots placed CB Ras-I Dowling on injured reserve for the second year in a row.
In a muddled AFC, the team that finishes second in the AFC East could snag a wild-card berth, but it's hard to decipher which team that will be.
The Patriots took over first place in the AFC East after edging the Jets and the Dolphins moved into second while on bye.
Rob Ninkovich recovered a fumble by Mark Sanchez after Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 48-yard field goal in overtime as the Patriots held on to beat the Jets.
The Patriots signed LB Jeff Tarpinian from the practice squad to the 53-man roster on Saturday.
Patriots rookie CB Alfonzo Dennard has seen extra playing time the past two weeks and could spark a Pats secondary that still has its flaws.
The Patriots' three wins have come when Stevan Ridley and the run game have dominated, and the Jets will look to contain them on Sunday.
PFW evaluator Nolan Nawrocki analyzes the traits of the Patriots very consistent, underrated ORG Dan Connolly.