Tommy DeVito wins second straight start as Giants outlast Patriots

The Giants and Patriots spent a cloudy, damp Sunday doing what has come naturally to them this season. They spent a lot of time out of the end zone, and the scoreboard operator didn’t have to worry too much about updating the score. The main difference was that the Giants had Tommy DeVito, but his […]

Patriots’ Mac Jones to start at QB vs. Giants despite struggles

The Patriots are sticking with Mac Jones. The struggling third-year quarterback will start Sunday against the Giants. According to NFL Network’s Mike Garafolofellow signal-caller Bailey Zappe predicted he would “be part of that lineup.” Jones, 25, led the Patriots in pregame warmups on Sunday. Prior to the Week 12 matchup, Patriots head coach Bill Belichick […]

Giants vs. Patriots prediction: Take favored New England

Commercial content. Over 21 years old. Action Network is the official betting partner of the New York Post, which edits this content. More than 15 years ago, the Patriots were coming off a perfect season before stumbling to the Giants in Super Bowl XLII. Fast forward to 2023. These teams have a combined record of […]

Giants and Patriots are nothing like they were in rivalry’s glory days

In late January, Tommy DeVito was at the East-West Shrine Bowl in Las Vegas, where he was supervising the Patriots coaching staff assigned to work with the West team that week. Spent time around Bill Belichick. That’s the impression I got. “What you see is what you get,” DeVito said. “The way he always acts, […]

Patriots’ Mac Jones no stranger to quarterback shuffle

Benching Mac Jones would be a bold move for coach Bill Belichick. Or panicky movements. Yes, Jones has struggled this season. Yes, he has as many interceptions (10) as touchdowns, but that’s never good. Yes, the Patriots will be on a three-game losing streak heading into Sunday’s game against the Giants. And yes, Jones has […]

Patriots’ Mac Jones on whether he’ll be starter this week: ‘Hope so’

Mac Jones’ NFL career has been pretty rocky lately. After a strong rookie year that ended with Pro Bowl honors, he replaced Bailey Zappe on the bench last season. He finished the 2022 season with 14 touchdowns against 11 interceptions. The New England Patriots’ offense has been a point of contention this season, with the […]

Mac Jones gives hint about Patriots’ quarterback plan

Mac Jones didn’t want to wait until Sunday. The embattled Patriots quarterback appeared to at least give a hint of the team’s plans during Sunday’s quarterback game against the Giants. Jones was benched in the Patriots’ last game, a 10-6 loss to the Colts in Germany on Nov. 9, but was asked if he would […]

What Patriots might do at QB with Mac Jones facing demotion

Zappe Hour may be returning to New England. While Mac Jones’ era appears to be over after Sunday’s disappointing loss to the Colts, NBC Sports Boston’s Tom Curran reports that backup Bailey Bayley will play for the remaining seven games of the lost season. He suggested Zappe and Will Grier could move up the strength […]

Mac Jones should ask for Patriots release: Rob Gronkowski

Rob Gronkowski thinks Mac Jones should force the issue. The Patriots have had a disastrous season, with the team going 2-8, but manager Bill Belichick has declined to continue using Jones as the team’s starter after benching him in last week’s game against the Colts. are doing. Appearing on FanDuel TV’s “Up & Adams” on […]