New England Patriots

The Patriots took the Cowboys punches in the first half, but pulled away in the second half in a complete effort. The performance shows up in the grades.
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Patriots - Team News
Keshawn Martin - WR
Keshawn Martin caught 2-of-2 targets for 23 yards Week 5 against the Cowboys. With Aaron Dobson a healthy inactive, Martin started and played 50-of-59 snaps against Dallas. Martin is unlikely to keep a role in the offense once Brandon LaFell (PUP,...
Oct 12 9:19AM Read More
Nate Solder - T
Patriots LT Nate Solder will have an MRI on his injured elbow Monday. Solder injured the elbow Week 5 against the Cowboys. He said it was "too hard to tell" if the injury is serious following the game. His status will be updated...
Oct 11 8:24PM Read More
Scott Chandler - TE
Scott Chandler wasn't targeted in New England's Week 5 win over the Cowboys. Chandler remains as unpredictable as ever in New England. He's on pace for 24/196/4 with 75 percent of the year to go.
Oct 11 8:08PM Read More
Danny Amendola - WR
Danny Amendola caught 2-of-3 targets for six yards in New England's Week 5 win over the... Amendola's primary role was setting picks. At the season's quarter pole, Amendola is on pace for 40 catches, 392 yards and four touchdowns.
Oct 11 8:07PM Read More
LeGarrette Blount - RB
LeGarrette Blount rushed 13 times for 74 yards in New England's Week 5 win over the Cowboys. Blount played closer for the Patriots in a snoozefest of a game, with 10 of his carries coming after halftime. 34 of his yards came on one fourth quarter tote. Blount's role...
Oct 11 8:04PM Read More
Rob Gronkowski - TE
Rob Gronkowski caught 4-of-5 targets for 67 yards in New England's Week 5 win over the Cowboys. Gronk was dragging tacklers whenever he had the ball, but the Pats didn't need a big day against a non-competitive Cowboys team. With 25 percent of the year in the books,...
Oct 11 7:56PM Read More
Julian Edelman - WR
Julian Edelman caught 4-of-5 targets for 120 yards and a touchdown in New England's Week 5 win... It was an unusual day for Edelman, who failed to reach eight catches for the first time this season, but posted a 2015 high in yardage. He averaged 30 yards per grab after...
Oct 11 7:45PM Read More
Dion Lewis - RB
Dion Lewis caught 8-of-11 targets for 59 yards and a touchdown in New England's Week 5 win over... The eight catches were a season high for Lewis, who has managed at least 67 yards from scrimmage in every game. He's averaging 105, and is on pace for 1,672. Lewis' 10-yard...
Oct 11 7:40PM Read More
Tom Brady - QB
Tom Brady completed 20-of-27 passes for 275 yards and two touchdowns in New England's 30-6,... Brady was harassed early on by a Cowboys' defensive line buoyed by the 2015 debut of Greg Hardy, but Rod Marinelli's front seven ran out of steam as the Cowboys' offense...
Oct 11 7:30PM Read More
Nate Solder - T
Patriots LT Nate Solder was forced from New England's Week 5 game against the Cowboys with an... Solder was struggling mightily before departing, getting whipped by DE Greg Hardy. Solder remained on the sideline following his injury, suggesting it's not that serious.
Oct 11 6:57PM Read More
Dont'a Hightower - LB
Patriots ILB Dont'a Hightower was forced from New England's Week 5 game against the Cowboys... Hightower went down in the first half, and was ruled out after the break. He's likely got a cracked rib or two. He should be considered questionable for Week 6.
Oct 11 6:24PM Read More
Aaron Dobson - WR
Patriots WR Aaron Dobson is a healthy scratch for Week 5 against the Cowboys. Dobson has had an up-and-down role thus far this season. Today's healthy scratch is an indication he'll be completely phased out upon Brandon LaFell's return. Also inactive...
Oct 11 2:54PM Read More
Brandon LaFell - WR
ESPN Boston reports Brandon LaFell's (foot, PUP) recovery is "on schedule." Per reporter Mike Reiss, LaFell was working out on the field prior to Sunday's game against the Cowboys. The Patriots' No. 2 receiver last season, LaFell is eligible to...
Oct 11 1:58PM Read More
Scott Chandler - TE
The Boston Herald expects Scott Chandler to be more involved in the pass game. Chandler was talked up during the preseason, but has played a limited pass-game role behind Rob Gronkowski. He has eight targets despite playing 33 snaps per game. Chandler...
Oct 10 6:21PM Read More
Patriots Def/Spec Team - TM
The New England Patriots are allowing 5.86 yards per carry on first down this season. This nugget is courtesy of the Boston Herald and is one of the drivers of New England's struggles against the run this season. The Patriots are last in the NFL in yards per...
Oct 8 6:40PM Read More