It started with TB12. The player who was once all about the team first and was in line with this notion that no one player is above the team has all but gone away. Over time, the man many call the greatest football player of all time has become a “me first” guy. The creation […]
How The “Patriot Way” Became The “TB12” Way
While it has no clear definition, the “Patriot Way” was a term that was the was frequently used to the describe how the Patriots went about their business since Bill Belichick began coaching this team. What’s their business? Well, to Bill Belichick it means the business of winning football games. Belichick created winning culture by […]
When Did Bill Belichick Become The Bad Guy?
It’s been two months since the Patriots were dethroned by the Philadelphia Eagles. Two months to reset and be “on to” the next season. Yet, Patriots Nation is still stuck in the past. While the Celtics and Bruins are having great success in the playoffs and the Red Sox are off to the best start […]
In Bill We….QUESTION???
He’s arguably the greatest NFL coach of all time. He reached a god-like status amongst Patriots Nation. He even was applauded when he gave us nothing when it came to insight on the team. Win at any expense. In Bill We Trust we called it… Until February 5, 2018. 18 season as Head Coach of […]
Super Bowl LII Notes
Taking a different approach with tonight’s blog. Here are notes and thoughts from the Super Bowl as it’s being watched from First Score Boston. We’ll post the time of the game for each note and we hope that it creates an interesting read for our followers postgame. Hopefully this ends with the New England Patriots […]
He was just another player on the team. One of the 53 guys. Despite early success in his career, Tom Brady was a very unique superstar. He didn’t care about publicity. He didn’t want attention. He sat in the shadows of the public eye while Peyton Manning was the face of the NFL from a […]
Thank You, Jimmy Garoppolo?
After the Patriots win over the Bills on Sunday, the eyes in Patriots Nation turned to the Jaguars vs. 49ers game. This was significant for the Patriots as the Jaguars were still a threat to earn a first round bye over the Pats in the playoffs. On top of that, Jimmy Garoppolo was going against […]
Patriots Message: It’s Tom Brady Or BUST
In a two month span, the New England Patriots went from having the best quarterback situation in the National Football League to going all in on a 40 year-old quarterback. Like it or not, Patriots fans, the window started to close down by a few inches last week when the Patriots traded Jimmy Garoppolo to […]
Did Roger Goodell HELP Tom Brady’s Brand?
There are still many Patriots fans who can’t let go of Deflategate. They still feel like Tom Brady was treated unfairly and suffered as a result of Roger Goodell’s decision on the four game suspension last season. We all know the story. The suspension did not stop Brady and he led the Patriots to their […]
Is Tom Brady Bigger Than The Patriots?
Has Tom Brady become bigger than the New England Patriots Team? Now is the perfect time to ask this question. Why? Well, we’re in the middle of a week where the biggest story in Boston sports was that Brady’s jersey was found. Think about that for a minute. A jersey. Not a big team win. […]