Former LBs coach Matt Patricia has been elevated to Patriots defensive coordinator.
Head coach Bill Belichick will most likely remain the Patriots' defensive coordinator in 2011.
Fox Sports' Jay Glazer presented a video on Fox NFL Sunday that showed the Patriots appearing to setup a Sal Alosi type wall in their first meeting with the Jets this season.
The Patriots will not fill their vacant defensive coordinator role for 2010.
Patriots linebackers coach Matt Patricia is believed to be the leading candidate to replace Dean Pees as defensive coordinator.
Patriots defensive coordinator Dean Pees insists he stepped down as opposed to being fired Thursday.
The Patriots have parted ways with defensive coordinator Dean Pees.
CBS 39 in Boston reports that the 17-year-old son of Patriots coach Bill Belichick was arrested at Gillette Stadium for underage drinking earlier this week.
The Patriots are trying to move into the Top-10 of the draft, according to SI's Peter King.
According to league sources, the Patriots have plans to bring in three highly touted safety prospects: Patrick Chung (Oregon), William Moore (Missouri), and Louis Delmas (Western Michigan).
Patriots special teams coach Brad Seely and special assistant/secondary coach Dom Capers aren't expected to return to the team in 2009.
The Browns reportedly want an answer from Patriots VP of Personnel Scott Pioli on whether he will be the team's next GM by Wednesday.
Commissioner Roger Goodell confirmed that the league has no intentions of opening a private investigation into the Spygate affair.
Senator Arlen Specter (R-PA) has called for an independent investigation into the Spygate matter.