Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Bud Dupree wants to bring back the tradition of the dominating defenses and striking fear in quarterbacks. The Steelers selected the 6-foot-4, 269-pound Alvin 'Bud' Dupree out of Kentucky, who's drawing comparisons to the Patriots' Jamie Collins. Some see Dupree as a raw product and not a player you plug in immediately, but that remains to...
Among the countless number of Patriot-related headlines this offseason, one of the rare on-the-field stories has surrounded the depleted defensive unit of the Patriots. Many, including myself, have speculated there will be a scheme change and some gaping holes in the defensive backfield as a consequence, and I'd like to touch upon this notion.Although cliché, and frankly as irksome...
The New England Patriots have two young and exciting superstars in the making that continue to be overlooked: Dont’a Hightower and Jamie Collins. The linebacker couple has terrorized opponents’ offenses but the NFL and most fans haven’t yet taken notice. Both players will break the bank in the next coming seasons, however the players deserve to have the respect of a highly...
What if New England Patriots' head ball coach Bill Belichick required resumes from his players - what would those look like? We take a stab at them, in alphabetical order...Dear Coach,I used to be a safety.I play like a safety. I play with that last line of defense attitude. You've seen me cover tight ends, you've seen me rush the quarterback and you've seen me in run support...
New England Patriots outside linebacker Jamie Collins is a crazy athlete. Besides being a tackling machine (he racked up 116 combined tackles last season), he also dropped into coverage when
Most of the time when we see someone performing this many back handsprings, they are a gymnast and stand well under six-feet tall. This is not the case with New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins. Watch as he pulls off seven back handsprings and sticks his landing—only losing his hat along the way. All I know is fun. #GettinTooFatThough
When people think of big guys like New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins being athletic they imagine him running really fast for a 250 pound guy or lifting a ton of weight. They don't imagine him being agile and having the dexterity that it would take to do some of the things an NFL cheerleader might do.Thanks to a video he posted to his Instagram account we now know the...
Jamie Collins might be getting a recruiting call from the New England Patriots cheerleading squad this week. The Patriots linebacker is known for his off-the-charts athleticism, and he showed why Thursday in a video posted on his Instagram page. All I know is fun. #GettinTooFatThough
The 6-foot-3, 250 pound linebacker may just be the most versatile weapon in football. Collins maybe be the most exciting player to come out of the University of Southern Mississippi since the Atlanta Falcons selected a quarterback by the name of Brett Favre in the second round of the 1991 NFL Draft. AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Ten NFL showdowns destined to generate fireworks in...
UConn cornerback Byron Jones is not one of the best defensive back prospects in the 2015 NFL Draft class, but he may become a household name after he shattered the broad jump record at the NFL Scouting Combine on Monday. Jones had a 12-foot, 3-inch broad jump, easily surpassing New England Patriots linebacker Jamie Collins’...Read More
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