Tag Archives: New England Patriots

A Blount good bye: LeGarrette leaves New England

By Sterling Pingree On Wednesday, LeGarrette Blount signed with the Philadelphia Eagles. This news was met with a collective yawn and at most a curious inquiry about whether or not the Patriots would get compensatory draft choices from the Eagles. This ending seemed inevitable with the Patriots making a long term commitment to Super Bowl […]

These Patriots are the new Showtime Lakers

By Sterling Pingree In the 1980’s, the great rivalry in sports was the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers. This rivalry ran beyond just competition and NBA supremacy. The two teams were diametrically opposed: the Celtics were a blue collar club which took on the personality of its biggest star, the irrepressible Hick from […]

Barstool Sports Jerry Thornton discusses Sox, Sale and coming to Maine

Jerry Thornton of Barstool Sports joined Jeff Solari and Aaron Jackson to discuss the beginning of the Red Sox season and preview his trip to Bangor on April 23rd for “Fitzy’s Comedy Night”.     Get your tickets for Fitzy’s Comedy Night: A Night of Laughs With Your Buddies from Boston, April 23rd, 8pm at […]

Hightower returns: The Patriots retain the face of a Super Bowl defense

By Sterling Pingree On Wednesday, Dont’a Hightower chose to remain with the New England Patriots instead of taking more money to leave for conference rivals the Jets or Steelers. (Even though the Jets broke out the big guns and bought him cupcakes for his birthday! How do you pass up cupcakes from a 5-win team? […]

Never forget: The one year championship experience of Martellus Bennett the Patriot

By Sterling Pingree With the Patriots trade for tight end Dwayne Allen, it appears that Martellus Bennett’s time in New England has come to an end. We have been prepared for this moment since his post tense speech at the victory parade and his statement that “Super Bowl champions get paid.” I don’t want to […]

Patriots free agency preview part 3: No Chance these guys comeback

By Sterling Pingree Welcome to the third and final part of my Patriots free agency preview. The new league year begins on March 9th and in the past two weeks I have categorized the reigning Super Bowl Champions’ players that are due to become free agents on March 9th into “The Returners”, “The Price is […]