Eric Frede has all the headline and highlights for Monday, October 8 on CSNNE.com's SportsNet Central Update.
The Patriots improved to 3-2 on the season after beating the Broncos at Gillette Stadium, 31-21.
Peyton Manning did his best to bring Denver back into the game, but a Willis McGahee fumble in the final minutes sealed the deal for Tom Brady and New England.
The Celtics won their preseason game in Milan, 105-75, and now head back to Boston to resume their training camp and preseason.
This and more on CSNNE.com's SportsNet Central Update.
In February, the Boston Celtics were involved in trade deadline talks with the Houston Rockets involving center Dwight Howard.
It appears the team still has interest in the free-agent big man.
According to ESPN, the Celtics have secured a meeting with Howard after July 1.
Howard, 30, became a free agent after declining a player option that would have paid him more the $23 million in 2016-17
Mike Felger and Dan Shaughnessy discuss the Boston Red Sox bouncing back from their slump with a win over the Tampa Bay Rays.
Three things we learned from the Boston Red Sox' 8-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays
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