The Patriots Versatile Defensive Line

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick prizes versatility, and the defensive line provides many different options: Veterans such as Chandler Jones…

Super Bowl XLIX Recap: Stopping the Read Option

The New England Patriots added another Vince Lombardi Trophy to their collection, thanks to Tom Brady’s…

Super Bowl XLIX Recap: The Dont’a Hightower Tackle

Malcolm Butler’s interception has been examined from every angle; as the play that sealed the victory…

Super Bowl XLIX Recap: Patriots Pass Defense, Before The Pick

The New England Patriots pass defense had an up-and-down game in Super Bowl XLIX. The Seattle…

Do. Your. Job. — The Ninkovich Sack No One Will Remember

The New England Patriots captured their fourth championship title in franchise history after a thrilling 28-24…

Super Bowl XLIX Preview: Tackling Russell Wilson

The Seattle Seahawks pose a unique challenge for the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX.…

Patriots Defense Stretched Thin

Heading into the Divisional Round game against the Baltimore Ravens, the New England Patriots defense knew…

Scheming Pressure: Ayers Loop

With no playoff seeding implications involved, the New England Patriots treated Week 17 against the Buffalo…

Matt Patricia Made a Great Call

The New England Patriots edged the New York Jets 17-16 in Week 16, relying on their…

Anatomy of an Improvement: New England’s Red Zone Defense

NFL defenses are often gauged by their success or failure once an opposing offense reaches the…

Failure to Fit: Patriots Run Defense

The New York Jets rolled up 218 yards against the New England Patriots run defense. What…

Spills, Fits, and Rob Ninkovich: Patriots Run Defense Primer

The New York Jets rolled up 218 yards against the New England Patriots run defense. What…