The Patriots have reportedly set their sights on a new prize: China. Sasha Talcott of the Boston Globe reports that the Patriots have struck a deal with Sina.com to include Chinese-language coverage of the team.
Jerome Solomon of the Boston Globe and Michael Felger of the Boston Herald offer notes on day 2 of mini-camp practice. Both stories report that Richard Seymour was again missing from practice. "I think I pretty much said everything I could say about Richard (Thursday)," Belichick said. "I don't have anything to add."
Michael Felger of the Boston Herald reports that Rodney Harrison is also not happy with his current contract, but will not hold out. "You can look at it a number of ways. You can look at that financially. You can look at that in victories, or how many tackles you had - personal accolades. I can look in the mirror and say I've done everything I possibly can to help this team, this organization, and be respectful of the fans and go out there and put my best foot forward every single time, '' said Harrison. Felger also offers an additional story on Patriots wide receiver, David Terrell.
Mike Reiss of the MetroWest Daily News offers his sports blog with Patriots notes.