Adam Vinatieri becomes first player to score 1,000 points with two teams

On Sunday, Adam Vinatieri kicked a game-winning field goal in overtime. His 27-yard chip shot eked out a much-needed victory for the Andrew Luck-less Colts, evening the team’s record at 2-2 and, somehow, keeping them atop the lowly AFC South. Turns out that was only his second-best accomplishment of the afternoon. According to reports, Vinatieri…

MGM bettor places ‘seven-figure wager’ on Patriots

One Las Vegas bettor doesn’t always gamble, but when he does he goes, perhaps literally, for broke. Per the Sporting News, the MGM Resorts International sports book in Nevada took a “seven-figure wager” on the Patriots to win Super Bowl XLIX. That’s a lot of coin. Consider: MGM did not receive a million-dollar bet on…

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Sheldon Richardson: ‘We had a feast’ against Tom Brady

Even in a losing effort, Rex Ryan’s bunch has to get the last word in. After the Jets were defeated by the Patriots, 17-16, on Sunday, defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson said the team fared particularly well against Tom Brady and Co. “Feasting. We had a feast out there,” Richardson said, via ESPNNewYork.com. Richardson, enjoying an…

Brandon LaFell ‘frustrated as hell’ with Patriots’ offense

For Brandon LaFell, all is not well. The Patriots’ backup receiver told the Boston Globe that he’s “frustrated as hell” with his blocking-based role in the offense. “I’m frustrated as hell, man,” LaFell said. “I want to catch passes like every other guy in here, like every receiver around the league. But the game plan…

Foles compares Eagles TE Zach Ertz to Rob Gronkowski

In college, Nick Foles had the pleasure of throwing to Rob Gronkowski. In the NFL, he’s enjoyed hooking up with Zach Ertz. The two tight ends, Foles says, are nearly indistinguishable. Nick Foles played with Gronk at Arizona. Foles said Ertz is similar in ability to stretch defense, make tough catches, thrive on athleticism —…