Patriots coach Bill Belichick after drafting Mac Jones: Cam Newton is our quarterback
Bill Belichick spent the No. 15 overall pick on Mac Jones, the highest the Patriots have ever selected an offensive player in any of his drafts. Even with the investment, Belichick wasn't ready to name Jones the Day 1 starter.
Bill Belichick: 'I would imagine' Cam Newton starts final game of 2020 season
Just one more game left in a disappointing season for the Patriots. Coach Bill Belichick said he would imagine Cam Newton would likely start over Jarrett Stidham.
Bill Belichick doesn't name Week 17 QB starter after disastrous loss to Bills
Neither Cam Newton nor Jarrett Stidham produced in an unsettling 38-9 loss for the Patriots and neither was named starter for New England's Week 17 finale against the New York Jets as Bill Belichick essentially declined to answer the question.
Patriots coach Bill Belichick not ready to make change at QB: 'We're not there right now'
Despite Cam Newton's struggles, Belichick isn't ready to see more of Jarrett Stidham. Asked Monday if he'd be open to playing both QBs, the Patriots coach said he's not to the point of tweaking the position yet.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 14: Teams whose 2021 starting QB isn't on the current roster
What's next for franchises without a true answer at the game's most important position? David Carr spotlights seven teams whose 2021 starting QB isn't on the roster. Plus, an updated ranking of the top 15 offensive players in the NFL.
Patriots, Falcons, Cowboys among teams with most frustrating losses in Week 7
From blowouts to inexplicably blown leads, excruciating defeats came in all shapes and sizes on Sunday. Adam Schein identifies the most frustrating losses of Week 7, Schein Nine style.
QB Index, Week 5: Aaron Rodgers hits No. 1; Josh Allen cracks top three
In this edition of Chris Wesseling's quarterback rankings, there's a new No. 1! Plus, Josh Allen cracks the top three. Check out the entire rundown, 1-32.
Bill Belichick on Pats' Week 5 QB: 'We'll see how it goes'
Patriots coach Bill Belichick was mum on the possibility on Cam Newton making a return in Week 5 after testing positive for COVID-19.
NFL Hot or Not: Cel-e-brate good times, Browns fans!
Week 4's in the books. So ... what's hot and what's not? Marc Sessler has his finger on the NFL pulse, and this dispatch opens with a magical moment for one long-suffering fan base.
Bill Belichick 'very impressed' with Cam Newton's quick grasp of Patriots' offense
Bill Belichick likely knew well before this summer that a healthy Cam Newton is a serious problem in between the white lines. The usually stoic Patriots coach did something a little out of character on Monday now that Newton is on his team: He showered the quarterback with compliments.
What's the verdict on Joe Judge's polarizing practices? Plus, a rookie sleeper, a breakout candidate and much more
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks weighs in on Joe Judge's polarizing methods. Plus, a rookie sleeper, a breakout candidate and much more.
Friday's NFL training camp injury and roster news
Ryan Fitzpatrick, Tom Brady and veterans around the league are not practicing Friday. Keep track of all the latest NFL news, injuries and transactions right here.
Patriots QB Jarrett Stidham dealing with hip injury
Jarrett Stidham has been battling discomfort from a hip injury and is not expected to practice much, if at all, Friday, NFL Network's Mike Giardi and NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
Cam Newton sees reps increase at Patriots practice
On Thursday, Cam Newton saw an increase in snaps at New England's practice. It could be a sign that he's moving to the front of the quarterback competition. Jarrett Stidham's injury news could also play a part.
NFL backup quarterback rankings: Where do rookies slot in?
In 2020, having a backup plan is vital. With that in mind, Gregg Rosenthal ranks the NFL's backup quarterbacks, 1-32. Where do the rookies slot in?
NFL Power Rankings: Seahawks early risers in training camp
With NFL teams holding their first padded practices of 2020 this week, Dan Hanzus explores the league to identify who's up and who's down through the early going of training camp. Check out the updated Power Rankings.
Belichick doesn't dismiss possible QB platoon to start Patriots season
The Patriots are attempting to replace Tom Brady after 20 years. When asked about starting the season with multiple QBs, coach Bill Belichick didn't dismiss the possibility.
State of the Franchise: Will Cam Newton continue Patriots' reign?
Yes, Tom Brady is gone. But are you really about to overlook a Bill Belichick team featuring Cam Newton at quarterback? In exploring the state of the Patriots, Adam Rank expects New England to be right in the thick of the AFC race once again.
AFC East inside intel: Vital rookies, key position battles, juicy subplots
In the Inside Intel series, Charley Casserly mines his sources to relay the organizational word on impact rookies, prominent position battles and lingering questions. Check out his AFC East findings.
Patriots provide perfect landing spot for Cam Newton
Cam Newton's run of bad luck is over. Gregg Rosenthal examines the ins and outs of the Patriots signing the former MVP-winning QB to a one-year deal on Sunday night.
Ranking the eight NFL divisions by quarterback: NFC South claims No. 1
How do the NFL's eight divisions stack up in terms of strength at the game's most important position? Adam Schein provides his annual division rankings by quarterback. Which quartet of teams holds the No. 1 spot as we head toward the 2020 season?
Belichick not closing door on Pats adding another QB
Two months after Tom Brady's departure, the Patriots have four QBs on the roster. Bill Belichick said he's not sure yet whether that group, led by Jarrett Stidham and Brian Hoyer, is set heading into the season.
2020 NFL schedule: Five key takeaways (plus games to watch)
Judy Battista has five key takeaways from the 2020 NFL schedule, which is loaded with things to look forward to -- including a juicy opening matchup between Patrick Mahomes' Chiefs and Deshaun Watson's Texans.
Toughest 2020 NFL schedules: Brady-less Patriots will be tested
The 2020 NFL schedule's out! So, which teams face the most difficult slates? Gregg Rosenthal spotlights the treacherous paths of eight organizations, including the Tom Brady-less New England Patriots.
Stidham hits Meyers underneath for quick 22-yard catch and run
New England Patriots Jarrett Stidham hits wide receiver Jakobi Meyers underneath for quick 22-yard catch and run.
Patriots vs. Chargers highlights | Week 13
Watch the highlights from the Week 13 matchup between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Chargers.
Gunner Olszewski glides 38 yards for TD on throw from Jarrett Stidham
New England Patriots quarterback Jarrett Stidham makes the 38-yard touchdown completion to wide receiver Gunner Olszewski.
Patriots vs. Chiefs highlights | Week 4
Watch the New England Patriots matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs during Week 4 of the 2020 regular season.
Jarrett Stidham's first NFL TD pass is teardrop to N'Keal Harry
New England Patriots quarterback Jarrett Stidham's first NFL touchdown pass is teardrop to wide receiver N'Keal Harry.
Rapoport: Stidham 'very limited' in practice with leg injury
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports the latest on New England Patriots quarterback Jarrett Stidham's health as he competes for the Pats' starting QB job.
Is Patriots starting QB role Cam Newton's to lose?
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses whether the New England Patriots' starting QB job is Cam Newton's to lose to backup Jarrett Stidham.
Will Pats have a true QB competition between Newton, Stidham?
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses whether the New England Patriots will have a true quarterback competition between Cam Newton and Jarrett Stidham.
Giardi: Pats rookies, QBs to report to training camp today
NFL Network's Mike Giardi reports New England Patriots rookies and quarterbacks are set to report to training camp today.
'GMFB': What Pats need from Stidham in '20
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses what the New England Patriots need from QB Jarrett Stidham in order to be successful in 2020.
Every Jarrett Stidham throw | Preseason Week 1
New England Patriots rookie quarterback Jarrett Stidham saw his first NFL action against the Detroit Lions. He completed 14 passes for 179 yards and a TD pass.
Patriots Roster Reset: Stidham will have to earn QB1 job
NFL Network's Mike Giardi breaks down the New England Patriots roster heading into the 2020 season.
Stidham vs. Brady: Who is under more pressure in 2020?
The "Good Morning Football" crew debates which quarterback is under more pressure in 2020: New England Patriots QB Jarrett Stidham or Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Tom Brady.
Mike Rob makes stats predictions for Stidham, Pats in 2020
NFL Network's Mike Robinson makes stats predictions for New England Patriots quarterback Jarrett Stidham, Patriots in 2020.
Brooks breaks down what Pats can expect from Stidham
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks breaks down what the New England Patriots can expect from quarterback Jarrett Stidham.
Jarrett Stidham's college coach weighs on whether QB will start for Patriots in Week 1
Auburn head coach Gus Mahlzan joins NFL Now to discuss the futures of former Tigers signal-callers Jarrett Stidham and Cam Newton.
Giardi: Belichick is 'quite comfortable' with Stidham, Hoyer
NFL Network's Mike Giardi shares what New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick had to say about his team's quarterback situation as the 2020 NFL Draft approaches.
Giardi: How Jarrett Stidham impressed James White as a rookie
NFL Network's Mike Giardi shares how New England Patriots quarterback Jarrett Stidham impressed running back James White as a rookie in 2019.
Mike Giardi: Why Pats have confidence in Jarrett Stidham
NFL Network's Mike Giardi explains why New England Patriots safety Devin McCourty is confident in quarterback Jarrett Stidham.
Jarrett Stidham enters game, completes first NFL pass to Dorsett
New England Patriots quarterback Jarrett Stidham completes 11-yard pass to Phillip Dorsett.
Gunner Olszewski throws huge blocks for Jarrett Stidham
New England Patriots wide receiver Gunner Olszewski blocks defenders for Jarrett Stidham.
Stidham's got wheels on 19-yard gain on third down
New England Patriots quarterback Jarrett Stidham shows speed on 19-yard gain on third down.
Patterson hauls in the 23-yard touchdown pass from Stidham
New England Patriots wide receiver Damoun Patterson hauls in the 23-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Jarrett Stidham.
Saubert makes sliding catch on Stidham's 10 yard pass
New England Patriots tight end Eric Saubert makes sliding catch on Jarrett Stidham's 10 yard pass.