Julian Edelman RUMORS & NEWS

  • Patriots likely will rely on Brandin Cooks more without Julian Edelman

    ESPN "The New England Patriots held their first training camp practice on July 27, and as coach Bill Belichick recently said, this is the time of year when some players can be banged up from a five-week stretch of football. But don’t count receiver Brandin Cooks in that group. “I feel amazing. I’m..." August 29

  • Tom Brady on Julian Edelman: We’re so in sync, have to find a different way

    Pro Football Talk "The Patriots won’t have wide receiver Julian Edelman in the lineup at all during the 2017 season after Edelman tore his ACL during Friday night’s game against the Lions and that will require some changes to the way the offense operates in New England. Edelman has led the team in targets in..." August 28

  • MRI confirms Julian Edelman ACL tear

    Pro Football Talk "The Patriots feared the worst when Julian Edelman suffered a knee injury on Friday night, and now an MRI has confirmed the worst. Edelman suffered a complete tear of his ACL, Albert Breer of The MMQB reports. That’s almost certainly a season-ending injury. That’s a major blow for New..." August 26

  • Julian Edelman feared to have torn ACL after injuring knee vs. Lions

    ESPN "New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman fears he tore his right ACL when he suffered a non-contact injury two minutes into Friday's preseason game against the Detroit Lions, league sources told ESPN's Jeff Darlington. The Patriots do not yet know the severity of Edelman's injury, but..." August 26

  • Bill Belichick refuses to talk about Edelman-Gilmore fight

    Boston Herald "On Tuesday, Julian Edelman and Stephon Gilmore got into a bit of a tussle during practice, and Bill Belichick ejected both players from the rest of the day’s activities. That is standard procedure when two Patriots players fight in that setting. Yesterday, the coach refused to ackowledge that..." August 03

  • Julian Edelman posts apology letter from community college teacher

    CSN New England "Set your goals high. Do whatever it takes to achieve them. For Julian Edelman’s former community college teacher, their goal was to get a retweet or something. Edelman posted a letter sent to him from his English teacher at College of San Mateo apologizing for a comment about him not..." July 18

  • As the Patriots add superstar calibre players, Julian Edelman calls Warriors adding Durant "unfair"

    NESN "The New England Patriots are stacked after a productive offseason, but it’s tough to build a superteam in the NFL. It’s a lot easier in the NBA with a luxury tax on top of the soft salary cap.The Golden State Warriors formed a superteam last offseason when Kevin Durant came on board, and they..." June 14

  • Julian Edelman on contract extension: 'I love being a Patriot'

    Boston Herald "It was the type of play that, maybe another player in another practice setting, would simply let go by the wayside. But Julian Edelman doesn't really do the whole "half effort" thing. During today's offseason practice on the fields behind Gillette Stadium, Pats quarterback Tom Brady threw a..." June 13

  • The Julian Edelman story: When a player falls in love with a city and team

    ESPN "One of the most poignant moments in the immediate aftermath of Super Bowl LI, as Patriots players and their families celebrated on the field, was receiver Julian Edelman locked in a long embrace with his father Frank. "I know, son. Just hold on to daddy," Frank Edelman said in that..." June 11

  • Patriots, Edelman closing in on contract extension

    NESN "The New England Patriots added a high-profile wide receiver this offseason, but they apparently have no intentions of letting their longest-tenured wideout go. The Patriots and Julian Edelman are “moving toward” a contract extension that is expected to be completed “in the next day or so,” NFL..." June 08

  • Julian Edelman, Patriots reportedly agree on multiyear contract extension

    CBS Sports "The notion that the Patriots might not retain Julian Edelman past the 2017 season has been percolating quite a bit in recent weeks. But after a report from NFL Media's Mike Garafolo on Thursday saying the two sides were getting close on a deal, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports a deal on a multiyear..." June 08