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What Did They Know? What Can They Learn?

Aaron Hernandez’s murder conviction will absolutely not change the way teams assess players with off-the-field problems. But there is one lesson teams can take away. Plus, why the Vikings should move Adrian Peterson, why the Chargers should deal Philip Rivers and why concerns about Jameis Winston are very real

The Young Dinosaur

After back-to-back losing seasons for the first time as New York Giants head coach, 68-year-old Tom Coughlin had no interest in walking away from coaching. He’s even less interested in changing his ways

Aaron Hernandez, an Enigma on Trial

During my years covering the Patriots, I never quite knew what to make of the sometimes genial, sometimes volatile young star. A visit to his trial brought those old feelings back

The Stories of 2013, Off the Field

From the concussion settlement to a high-profile murder, there was plenty for the league, front offices, agents and players to contend with beyond the gridiron

Fixing a Hole

The loss of tight ends is all the talk in New England, but don't expect the Patriots to be conventional in how they make up for it

‘I Have Moved On’

Tom Brady’s first words on Aaron Hernandez, and playing—he’s serious—past 40

In Bill They Trust

Counting out the Pats after a tumultuous offseason? You might want to rethink that

When the Phone Rings at 4 a.m.

It’s the call every team executive dreads. What happens, and where the Patriots go from here

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