New England Patriots

Gronk Using Booze & Football Camp to Pick Up Ladies

by Debbie Baratz • January 25, 2014

After weeks of wondering when New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski would return to the field, the mystery has ended as he made his debut last Sunday against the New York Jets. He had a respectable week, catching eight passes for 114 yards but he has said he looks forward to doing more this […]

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 10

by Debbie Baratz • November 5, 2013

It’s Week 10 in the NFL with some teams starting to looking ahead to the postseason while others are already thinking about 2014. Last week brought historic play, injuries and some disappointments. Teams are still enjoying their bye weeks but fantasy football goes on and it’s time to look at the waiver wire for Week […]

Can Tom Brady Turn Things Around in the Second Half?

by Debbie Baratz • November 1, 2013

At 6-2, the New England Patriots sit atop the AFC East and have undergone a first half of the season trying to deal with offensive changes.Quarterback Tom Brady has looked uncomfortable and has visibly shown his frustrations in this not business as usual season. In the season’s first eight games, Brady only had nine touchdown […]

Will Rob Gronkowski Ever Return to the Field?

by Debbie Baratz • October 17, 2013

In the mysterious case of when will New England tight end Rob Gronkowski make his 2013 debut, fans may have a little bit more of an idea or a confirmation on Thursday: he hasn’t received medical clearance by Dr. James Andrews. Appearing on the Miami radio show, Joe Rose Show on 560 WQAM, Gronkowski’s agent Drew […]

Can the Patriots Keep Winning With Their Ailing Run Game?

by Debbie Baratz • October 5, 2013

For the New England Patriots, it’s been a tough season as they’re without their usual strong offensive weapons and identity. Fortunately quarterback Tom Brady has still led them to four straight wins. For the typically pass-happy Patriots, they have been turning to their running game to get it done. In last week’s 30-23 win over the […]

You Can Actually Insure Your Fantasy Football Team

by Debbie Baratz • October 4, 2013

Just as many of us have insurance for our homes (please don’t steal my TV during football season) as well as our prized NFL memorabilia, now there’s a Long Island, New York-based insurance agency that offers insurance for fantasy football. Called Fantasy Sports Insurance (FSI), Henry Olszewski, a traditional insurance broker with Intermarket Insurance Agency Inc., […]

Teams that Could be in the Josh Gordon Trade Derby

by Debbie Baratz • September 26, 2013

After starting season 0-2, the Cleveland Browns looked headed for another dismal season. They had an injured starting quarterback and had traded away their top running back. The Browns also appeared as if they were looking ahead to 2014 as its third string quarterback Brian Hoyer took over in Week 3 and trade talks began […]

Are We Witnessing a Quarterback Renaissance in Fantasy Football?

by Debbie Baratz • September 19, 2013

On Thursday, Week 3 will kick off for the NFL and this means it’s a third opportunity for you to find success with your fantasy teams. Sometimes that’s easier said than done but so far this year, there appears to be one trusty weapon for any team: the quarterback. In Week 1, there were 20 […]

Why the $765 Million Concussion Settlement is Good for the NFL

by Debbie Baratz • September 11, 2013

On Aug. 29 just before the 2013 NFL regular season kicked off, the league reached a $765 million settlement with 4,500 former players seeking compensation from on the field concussion-related brain injuries. This came after a mediator spent months holding talks. For the most part it’s been positively received. From the $765 million sum, $675 million […]

What is Next for Tim Tebow?

by Debbie Baratz • September 7, 2013

For the first time since 2009, free agent quarterback Tim Tebow will not be on the sidelines with his NFL team, suited up and ready to go. Instead, he’ll be like every other football fan, in front of a TV watching Sunday’s games, but possibly waiting for the phone to ring from an NFL team, […]