The Patriots need a new quarterback, Matthew Stafford needs a new team, and Rodney Harrison thinks they need each other. Stafford and the Lions have agreed to part ways this offseason, and on “Safety Blitz” with Jac Collinsworth, Harrison made his case that New England is an ideal landing spot for the 32-year-old. I would say New England is a perfect choice for him,” the NBC analyst said.
As soon as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers won the NFC title game, Brian Pope went shopping for a Tom Brady jersey to wear when he watches them play in the Super Bowl. One problem: Pope lives in Connecticut. And he isn’t really even a Buccaneers fan — or at least he wasn’t, until Brady left the New England Patriots to make another championship run with Tampa Bay.
ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. released his first mock of the 2021 NFL Draft, and surprise, surprise: He has a quarterback going to the New England Patriots in the first round. With the 15th overall pick in April, Kiper has New England selecting Alabama quarterback Mac Jones. Here is what he wrote about the selection for the Patriots: They don’t pick this high often.