Daily Patriots News Links 6/26

Steve Balestrieri
June 26, 2014 at 10:00am ET

Live: Good afternoon from Houston
Patriots notebook: Rookie DE Derek Rivers tears ACL, according to source
Howe: 5 things to watch for in Patriots-Texans game
Source: Tom Brady, many Patriots starters expected to play vs. Texans
Sources: Patriots' Derek Rivers has torn ACL

In our links today, PatsFans looks at Tom Brady, his red zone numbers from 2013 and how he should be primed for a bigger 2014. (USA TODAY Images)

Here is a list of the top Patriots related web links for Thursday, June 26, 2014.

Patriots Morning Huddle 6/26 – Thursday News & Notes, Focusing on Red Zone Numbers – Ian Logue takes a look at Tom Brady’s Red Zone numbers, an under the radar play from Super Bowl XXXVI and more

Five Reasons 2014 Will Be A Comeback Year For The Patriots' Tom Brady- Was 2013 just a one year drop-off due to a revamped wide receiving core or was this the beginning of Tom Brady’s decline? Read why Brady is due for a large comeback.

Deconstructing Patriots Roster By Age, 2014 Edition – Chris Price breaks down the Pats roster by position and comes up with an average age and compares them to 2013 and years past.

With Spring Workouts Done, 2014 Patriots Roster Begins To Take Shape – Chris Price does his own 53 man roster projection and sees where the cuts may take place.

Bleacher Report:

Projecting the Ceiling, Floor for New England Patriots in 2014 – James Christiansen of B/R and NE Patriots Draft takes a look at what the ceiling and floor could be for the 2014 New England Patriots.


Surprise twist to the search for the original Patriots fan- Rich Levine digs into who was one of the original Patriots’ fans. Nice piece with a surprise ending

Yahoo Sports:

Which running back committees are most interesting, effective?-Yahoo’s Eric Edholm takes a look at the running back by committee groupings in the NFL and has a Top 10 list of the most intriguing. And see where the Patriots group lands.