Branch, Koppen Among Patriots Cuts

Teams pared their rosters to 53 on Friday night. Among the 22 players New England listed were a pair of big name veterans; Deion Branch and Dan Koppen.
September 1, 2012

Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line

A closer look at the roster as training camp arrives. In this part of the series we look at the defensive line.
July 25, 2012

Knights in the NFL: Alex Silvestro

Former Rutgers defensive end Alex Silvestro made headlines in February when he joined the New England Patriots active roster the day of the Super Bowl. Replacing fellow Rutgers alum Tiquan Underwood on the roster, Silvestro spoke about his Super Bowl experience and his reactions to the Rutgers coaching change.
March 18, 2012

Patriots Add Two, Release Fuller

The Patriots announced the release of DB Vincent Fuller, and the addition of two players to the active roster; DB Sterling Moore and DE Alex Silvestro.
December 23, 2011

Patriots Fall To Giants 18-17

After securing a 14-point lead, the New England Patriots backups gave up a pair of second-half scores and a 2-point conversion to the Giants, allowing New York to steal their second win of the preseason. Giants QB David Carr played the majority of the game for New York, but it was New York's special teams and their defense that turned the game around.
September 1, 2011