2017 SeasonAll times ET

2017 Schedule
4-2, 1st in AFC East

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

How significant will reviewing Super Bowl LI be for the Patriots as they begin preparing for Sunday's home game against the Falcons? Safety Duron Harmon answers that question.


Hernandez lawyers refile CTE suit vs. NFL

Football helmet maker Riddell says it intends to vigorously defend its products and its reputation against concussion-related lawsuits like one lawyers for late Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez have filed in Massachusetts against it and the NFL.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

The Patriots, without a 3rd QB on the roster/practice squad, had Garrett Grayson in for a workout today. He entered the NFL as a third-round pick of Saints. Four other players were in for workouts: WR Tim Patrick (Utah), LB Marcus Rush (Michigan State), DE Jhaustin Thomas (Iowa State) and WR Deonte Thompson (Florida).

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Officiating czar stands by call to nullify Jets TD

Al Riveron, the NFL's head of officiating, stood by his call to overturn Austin Seferian-Jenkins' touchdown catch against the Patriots, saying it was "clear and obvious" that the Jets tight end fumbled the ball.

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17hSN Staff

Vote: The best and worst from Sunday in the NFL

Which performance from Sunday in the NFL stood out the most? What was the biggest surprise? And how will the Packers fare without their quarterback?

Gronk: 'We came out with a good victory' (2:15)
Saturday on negated Jets' TD: 'It was the wrong call' (2:29)
Tom Brady is now the all-time leader in wins (0:33)
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Jets not happy after replay review negates TD

Following a replay review in their 24-17 loss to the Patriots on Sunday, the Jets were upset and baffled by an apparent touchdown that turned into a fumble and a touchback.

ESPN Stats & Info

Pats got to McCown in second half

The Patriots had a season-high four sacks Sunday -- including two on the Jets' final possession -- all from a standard four-man pass rush. Josh McCown had success in the first half against the Patriots' standard pass rush, but was pressured on nearly half of such dropbacks in the second half. (ESPN Stats & Info)

Lewis takes over lead back role in win over Jets (0:54)
Brady: 'It's just about finding a way to win each week' (0:40)
ESPN Stats & Info

Brady's been going more vertical in 2017

Tom Brady averaged 12.3 air yards per attempt in Sunday's win at the Meadowlands, his second-longest average pass in a game in the last 10 seasons. Three of his six highest air yard averages since 2008 have come in 2017, including a 14.1 mark in the Patriots' season-opening loss to the Chiefs. (ESPN Stats & Info)

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Bill Belichick opening statement on Harvey Langi accident: "On behalf of the team, I want to express our thoughts and prayers that are with Harvey and Cassie; the accident that happened over the weekend. We pray that they are being looked over and that they are doing better. It sounds like they are. That was a very unfortunate situation and one that I think really shook everybody in the organization."

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Bill Belichick opens his news conference by sending thoughts out to rookie Harvey Langi and his wife, saying the car accident they were in "shook" the team.

Late overturned call dooms Jets against Pats (1:08)

2017 Draft Picks

3(19)Derek RiversOLBYoungstown State
3(21)Antonio GarciaOTTroy
4(25)Deatrich Wise Jr.DEArkansas
6(28)Conor McDermottOTUCLA

Team Stats

Passing Yards309.81st
Rushing Yards102.219th
Points For28.75th
Points Against26.530th