The Patriots left for Atlanta on Sunday but not before holding a huge sendoff rally inside Gillette Stadium. An estimated 35,000 fans were on hand to offer their well-wishes to the team, and several players as well as Robert Kraft, Jonathan Kraft and Bill Belichick spoke.
Peter King chats with Sean McVay in his FMIA column and details some interesting interaction between the Rams coach and Belichick.
Tom Brady continues to eliminate the possibility of this being his final season.
NBC Sports Boston looks at the Patriots transformation through the years, going from Cinderella to Satan. Boston Sports Journal offers five things to look for during the week. The Patriot Ledger talks about Rex Burkhead’s impact since his return.
The Athletic explains how and why the Patriots roster was built the way it was.
The Rams were one of the highest-scoring teams in the league, topping the 500-point mark during the regular season, but ESPN.com explains why that doesn’t mean much at the Super Bowl.
The Boston Globe provides 10 unsung plays from the Patriots season.
The Boston Globe takes a look at the week from the Los Angeles perspective.
The Athletic takes a look at the Patriots social media content team.
Reports indicate that Patriots consultant Bret Bielema expects to be named the team’s defensive coordinator next season to replace Brian Flores.