Cam Newton’s contract with Patriots looks just like Ryan Tannehill deal that sparked Titans’ 2019 playoff run

Much is made of how Bill Belichick’s understudies, once they land head-coaching jobs of their own, try to duplicate the qualities and strategies the Patriots coach has used to build a 20-year dynasty in New England. But part of Belichick’s genius is his willingness to evolve and experiment, even if it means copycatting a disciple. So maybe
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Baseball’s Black pioneers given ‘Tip of the Cap’

Barack Obama tipped his cap. So did three other former presidents and a host of prominent civil rights leaders, entertainers and sports greats in a virtual salute to the 100-year anniversary of the founding of baseball’s Negro Leagues. The campaign launched Monday with photos and videos from, among others, Hank Aaron, Rachel Robinson, Derek Jeter,
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Cam Newton and the New England Patriots: What awaits the 2015 MVP?

If ever there was a moment to typify this shrewd, wily New England Patriots organisation, this was it. One could be forgiven for not noticing the team had been fined $1.1m, stripped of a 2021 third-round Draft Pick and banned from having team TV crews film games during the 2020/21 season in punishment for videoing
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New England Patriots sign Cam Newton on one-year deal but receive $1.1m fine for filming Bengals

The New England Patriots have signed former MVP quarterback Cam Newton on a one-year deal, the NFL has announced. Newton had been a free agent after being released by the Carolina Panthers at the end of last season. The Patriots parted company with six-time Super Bowl-winner Tom Brady in March and had been expected to
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New England Patriots fined $1.1m by NFL for Spygate sequel

The New England Patriots have been fined $1.1m by the NFL for inappropriately filming the Cincinnati Bengals sideline during a game last season. The league has also taken away a third-round pick in the 2021 draft and banned the team’s production crew from filming any games in the 2020 season. The filming occurred at the
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Jets’ Jamal Adams tweets props to Bill Belichick, Patriots for signing Cam Newton

Jamal Adams likes what the Jets’ archrival did Sunday night. The All-Pro safety, who wants either a big-money new contract or a trade from Gang Green, posted his approval of the Patriots reportedly signing free-agent quarterback Cam Newton to an incentive-laden contract. Adams mentioned New England coach Bill Belichick by name in his praise. New England has
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Sources: QB Newton joins Patriots on 1-year deal

Covered Patriots since 1997 Joined ESPN in 2009 Former NFL MVP Cam Newton has reached an agreement on a one-year, incentive-laden deal with the New England Patriots, league sources told ESPN’s Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter. ‬ ‪Newton now will step into the mix to try to help replace former Patriots QB Tom Brady, who
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Cam Newton joining Patriots on 1-year contract, reports say

A Patriots-Cam Newton partnership felt inevitable after Tom Brady left New England for the Buccaneers and the Panthers released Newton around the same time in March. Well, “inevitable” lasted three months, but the sides finally have gotten together. New England has agreed to a one-year contract with the free-agent quarterback, according to multiple reports Sunday. ESPN’s
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Former NFL coach Joe Bugel, leader of ‘The Hogs,’ dies at 80

Former NFL coach Joe Bugel, who rose to fame as the leader of the Washington Redskins' legendary offensive line and served as head coach in Phoenix and Oakland, has died at the age of 80. "Joe had an incredible passion for the game of football. He came to work every day with such great excitement and
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Bugel, architect of the famed Hogs, dies at 80

Covered the Redskins for the Washington Examiner and other media outlets since 1994 Authored or co-authored three books on the Redskins and one on the Cleveland Browns Former Washington Redskins offensive line coach Joe Bugel, architect of the famed Hogs in the 1980s, has died, the team announced in a statement. He was 80. No
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