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News Blitz 5/12: Stephon Gilmore talks and David Andrews extended

Today's News Blitz includes a new face meeting the media, a returning face getting paid and Tom Brady facing off with the Madden curse!

While one new member of the Patriots was talking about living up to his massive free agent contract on Thursday, another returning veteran was apparently finalizing an extension to remain in New England moving forward.

Prized free-agent addition Stephon Gilmore talked about his “fun” early days in Foxborough, while David Andrews reportedly inked a three-year extension to stay with the Patriots through 2020.

The Boston Globe writes that Gilmore believes he’s right on the number in New England. The Globe also looks at the** extension signed by Andrews**, a former undrafted free agent who worked his way into becoming New England's starting center. The Globe notes that the installation of a new FieldTurf surface at Gillette Stadium has been completed.

The *Boston Herald *relays the fact that Tom Brady will be on the cover of Madden 18 video game. Gasp!

The* Herald* has a feature on Patriots undrafted rookie D.J. Killings, who lost two brothers to gun violence. The *Herald *notes that Andrews' contract could pay him between $9 and $11 million over three seasons. ranks all the Madden covers from over the years and puts the latest with Brady at No. 2 overall.

The *Patriot Ledger *wins the headline of the day award, declaring that the move to New England has made for a happy Gilmore.

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