There's a level of football intelligence needed to succeed in New England, and Bill Belichick is always on the lookout for players who he thinks can get with the program.
The Patriots didn't draft a cornerback until the seventh round, but Tom E. Curran says the hole is in the eye of the beholder.
8mJeff Howe of the Boston Herald on the possibility of the Patriots locking up cornerback Darrell Revis.
8mChris Jones left Thursday night's preseason game with an ankle injury and did not return.
8mRob Gronkowski missed a week of work with the Patriots while they were away, but he'll be back on the field next week.
8mHere's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy and/or interesting tidbits -- for Friday, August 8.
8mBrian Tyms isn't a name that Patriots fans knew prior to Thursday night, but the wideout burst onto the scene with a few nice catches.
8mTom E. Curran and Mike Giardi were on the scene in Maryland and have their takes on which players showed up, and which ones didn't.
8mRyan Mallett didn't have the best night on Thursday, but it wasn't all bad.