CSN New England "When Brandon Spikes lit out for Buffalo last offseason, he made it real clear he was happy to have New England in his rearview mirror. The Patriots and all their rules on how players should act and what they should say? Too stifling for Spikes, who embraced his “I GOTTA BE MEEEEEEEE….!!!”..." March 19
ESPN.com "Former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes, who signed with the Buffalo Bills last week, disputed New England's decision and reason for placing him on injured reserve in January. "I heard they put me on IR and stuff like that. That was just a false report," Spikes said Monday during..." March 18
Person familiar with talks has confirmed to AP that LB Brandon Spikes has agreed to deal with #Bills.
CSN New England "Brandon Spikes had not taken to Twitter since Jan. 6, but that all changed shortly after 4:00pm on Tuesday, minutes after the official start to the new NFL season and NFL free agency. While Spikes is not yet with another NFL team, it became a foregone conclusion last week that he wouldn't be..." March 12
NFL.com "Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes, poised to be a free agent next week, said Friday on NFL Network's "NFL AM" he is ready to move on from New England. "I would never say never -- everybody (says) you never want to burn a bridge," he said of returning to New England. "But I just feel like both..." March 07
Boston Globe "Last week’s decision by the Patriots to place linebacker Brandon Spikes on injured reserve was not a mutual one, according to Spikes’s agent, which contradicts reports that Spikes knew of the team’s intent and was OK with the move. A statement issued Monday night by Premier Sports &..." January 14
Per Dr. Neal ElAttrache of the Kerlan Jobe Institute in Los Angeles, #Patriots LB Brandon Spikes does not need surgery for his PCL injury
Pro Football Talk "Although Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes had been dealing with a knee injury for weeks, it came as a surprise when Spikes was placed on injured reserve last week. After all, Spikes had managed to play in all 16 games during the regular season, and there had been no reports of his knee injury..." January 11
Patriots have placed LB Brandon Spikes on injured reserve with a knee injury.
Patriots LB Brandon Spikes, WR Aaron Dobson & OT Marcus Cannon not spotted at start of practice. TE Michael Hoomanawanui (knee) returns.
Boston Herald "Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes will be the first to admit that he isn’t like anyone else. His eccentric personality lights up the football field, and it’s infectious in the locker room, too. But when Spikes opened himself up to criticism for skipping eight weeks of voluntary offseason..." June 12
ESPN.com "Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes was absent from the team's first organized team activity, held at Gillette Stadium on Monday, a league source confirms. The reason for the absence was unclear, but as colleague Mike Reiss noted on Sunday, Spikes has not been present much at the team's facility..." May 20