Taking a break from his football training in Southern California, QB Tom Brady made an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel's late-night show. Here's a five-minute clip that includes a comedic sketch they performed at actor and Patriots fan Matt Damon's expense.
There were some serious topics Brady addressed with Kimmel, including his contract situation with New England. The Boston Herald does a nice job recapping Brady's stint on the show last night.
Elsewhere, The Athletic website provides a detailed analysis of the tight end position and how the Patriots are perhaps bucking an NFL trend.
USA TODAY writes about a select group of just-drafted NFL rookies who could make a Super Bowl difference on their respective teams and a pair of Patriots made the short list.
And speaking of the Super Bowl, we'll end with a Tweet from the official Gillette Stadium account which may have escaped your attention this week. There's some refurbishing going on here that may interest you...