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Draft or trade: How old is the Patriots’ roster compared to other playoff teams?

Draft or trade: How old is the Patriots‘ roster compared to other playoff teams? originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com The perception certainly exists that the Patriots roster is too old and slow. Perhaps it’s the constant “Tom Brady is showing his age” takes that come from the national media. Despite having found a way to win…

On Pro Football: In Colin Kaepernick Case, N.F.L. Makes a Familiar, Safe Call

The N.F.L. owners worried about a protracted legal fight. They fretted over potentially embarrassing disclosures. They were concerned about further alienating fans and sponsors. So they took the unusual step of reaching a settlement rather than continue to battle an adversary who was viewed in some circles as a victim of the league’s sharp elbows.…