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Brandon Bolden, Jimmy Garappolo struggle, tweets from Training Camp Day 2

Jimmy Garoppolo carrying Brady's pads, via Mark DanielsTraining camp continued today, with plenty of news coming out of practice! Unfortunate news first of all, wide receiver Greg Orton - who was just signed a couple days ago - had to be carted off the field. There were plenty of highights and lowlights though, here's the best from the Patriots media:Here's the bad news...
Via Patriots Life
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Brandon Bolden in Line for a Bigger Role?

Patriots running back Brandon Bolden sure knows how to make an entrance. After missing the first two weeks of the season with a knee injury, Bolden made sure to make the most of his 2013 debut. The second-year back stepped right into the starting lineup and wound up pacing the team with 100 total yards. Bolden got most of his rushing yards on a beautiful 46 yard cutback run, as...
Via Patriots Life
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Bolden is out of walking boot

Patriots rookie running back Brandon Bolden did not participate in any of the team’s OTAs due to a foot injury. Bolden, now is reportedly out of his walking boot. The injury was never perceived to be very serious. There is no word yet on whether or not Bolden will participate in the Patriots’ practices this week. Luckily for Bolden, he’s gotten healthy at the right time....
Via Pro Football Zone
June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Brandon Bolden might have a chance to earn more carries in 2013

According to Field Yates of, Patriots running back Brandon Bolden might be able to earn more carries for the upcoming season. Prior to a four-game suspension for a violation of the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy, Bolden emerged as a backup running back with good between-the-tackles ability. When he returned from an injury/suspension, he became mostly a special...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots’ Brandon Bolden not cleared to participate in OTA’s

According to Mike Reiss of, Patriots running back Brandon Bolden hasn’t been cleared to participated in OTA’s because of an undisclosed ailment. Bolden’s absence Tuesday was health-related, as he has been taking part in the team’s offseason program but hasn’t been cleared to participate on the field as he continues to rehab an undisclosed ailment. Bolden...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 22, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden slapped with suspension

Mississippi product RB Brandon Bolden was a nice discovery for the New England Patriots this season, but while dealing with a knee injury against the Seattle Seahawks in mid October, his return to the team will be delayed even further. The NFL handed Bolden with a four game suspension for violating the league’s substance policy. The Patriots announced the suspension on Friday but...
November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Brandon Bolden suspended for violating NFL drug policy

New England Patriots running back Brandon Bolden has been suspended for four games for violating the NFL’s drug policies (Credit: AP Photo) By: Katherine Warren Running back Brandon Bolden has been suspended from the New England Patriots for four games after violating the NFL’s policy against performance enhancing drugs. Bolden’s suspension is effective immediately and will...
Via Down and Distance
November 09, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL suspends Bolden for four games

New England Patriots rookie running back Brandon Bolden has been suspended without pay for four games Friday for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances. The undrafted free agent out of Ole Miss has rushed for 234 yards and two touchdowns in six games this season, but missed the last two games with a knee injury. Bolden, who ran for a career-high 137...
Via AP on Fox
November 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Patriots undrafted free agent RB Bolden is a great fantasy pick up

This weekend when the Patriots undrafted rookie free agent RB Brandon Bolden rushed 16 times for 137 yards and a touchdown in the team’s Week 4 win over the Bills, he gave us all a bit of hope.  All of us playing fantasy football that need a running back because one of our guys are injured. Bolden looked very good and ran extremely hard. He  also chipped in 11 yards on a reception...
Via NFL Draft Zone
October 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Brandon Bolden Breaks Out For New England

Patriots halfback Brandon Bolden surprised fantasy owners with a breakout game in Week 4 against Buffalo. He finished the afternoon with 137 yards and a touchdown on 16 carries.Fantasy Spin:Five-foot-11, 220-pound undrafted running back out of Ole Miss ... sound familiar? Bolden is like a BenJarvus Green-Ellis clone. There's no way the Patriots will be able to run this efficiently...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
September 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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