A few of the Patriots links across the web this Thursday morning, July31,2014:
LB Jamie Collins gets job done in coverage:
Lee Schechter writes about the great camp that 2nd year linebacker Collins is having, especially in shutting down the pass.
Patriots Camp Report: Day 7:
Mike Reiss has some observations about what transpired during the Weds. morning practice along with some injury news.
Browner’s physical play stands out for Pats:
Reiss writes about the physical, intimidation game that Browner brings to the Patriots and how it was out there on Weds.
Notebook: Still no contact for Rob Gronkowski:
Shalise Manza Young writes about the slow but steady rehab for Gronkowski and touches on some other Patriots news as well
Browner, Pats’ receivers coach have heated exchange:
Phil Perry talks about the dustup with Brandon Browner and Kenbrell Thompkins and how it rolled over with Coach Chad O’Shea, complete with some nice soundbytes.
These Patriots have made early impact statements:
Jeff Howe writes a piece on the top 10 players in camp and gives a small sampling on each after the first week of practices.
Brandon Browner On Chippy Practice: ‘I Need To Be Liked’ By Patriots Teammates: Doug Kyed chips in on the Browner discussion and adds some nice quotes from Browner, including some nice quotes about Thompkins
New England Patriots: 5 Veterans Who Could Be Cap Casualties:
BR and NEPats Draft’s James Christiansen looks at five Patriots veterans who may be salary cap casualties at the end of training camp