The Patriots struggled mightily defending teams on third down last season. Monday night will be the first chance to see if offseason moves have paid off to improve in getting the "D" off the field on third down.
Dolphins rookie C Mike Pouncey will be the first to face the new-look Patriots front line of Albert Haynesworth and Vince Wilfork.
Here's a look at the Patriots' top fantasy football options for Monday night's game at Miami.
Waiver claim Antwaun Molden has the size that Bill Belichick is looking for at the cornerback position, helping the former Texan make the 53-man roster.
Patriots WRs Chad Ochocinco and Deion Branch will have to work to get separation from Dolphins CBs Vontae Davis and Sean Smith.
In this week's "Five questions with" segment, former Patriots star and current broadcaster Gino Cappelletti recaps the Pats' preseason and previews what is to come this season.
The Patriots' secondary will have the task of slowing down Dolphins WR Brandon Marshall in the season opener.
The Patriots named their captains and there are two surprising names on the list.
Patriots OTs Matt Light and Sebastian Vollmer will need to keep the Dolphins' outside 'backers from disrupting Tom Brady's rhythm.
The Patriots are collecting Gronkowskis, as they signed TE Dan Gronkowski to join his brother Rob.
Former Patriots CB Darius Butler didn't remain on waivers for long, as he was claimed by the Panthers, according to Joseph Person of the Charlotte Observer.
The Patriots continued making moves on Tuesday, reportedly claiming former Dolphins ILB A.J. Edds off waivers.
The Patriots cut former second-round CB Darius Butler on Tuesday. "It's been real New England. I was blessed to have a chance to play and start my NFL career here," he tweeted.
In the inaugural edition of "The First Fifteen," we look at the 15 most compelling story lines as we enter Week One.
Randy Moss is currently without a team, but that may be changing, based on comments made Tuesday morning on a Boston radio station.