New England went into the offseason with depth issues at linebacker. They dealt with the issue by signing former Patriots Brandon Spikes and Dane Fletcher, but Spikes off-the-field issues cost him his job. Now it's time to see if Fletcher can step up in this time of need.
LB Dane Fletcher has to fill in for Brandon Spikes who was put on IR recently.
January 8, 2014
New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes had his season end when the team placed him on injured reserve with knee injury.
January 6, 2014
New England's LB Dane Fletcher is improving after surgery. News and Notes from from Gillette.
August 20, 2013
Despite being injured and landing on IR, Pats LB Dane Fletcher remains in good spirits. Perhaps because he knows he'll still be with the team while he recovers.
September 1, 2012
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots' Dane Fletcher's season may be over minutes after it began. After staring the game at middle linebacker, Fletcher was helped off the field with a leg injury. Reports indicate that ...
August 11, 2012
The New England Patriots used their ground game to run over the New Orleans Saints Thursday night. Patriots won 7-6 in their preseason home opener.
August 10, 2012