New England Patriots enter offseason shrouded in questions, particularly at quarterback
For the first time in 12 years, the New England Patriots' season is over before the playoffs. Mike Giardi says Bill Belichick's team is hitting the offseason with questions everywhere, particularly at the game's most important position.
Cam Newton: 'I don't want to see no part of 2020, but it made me a better person'
The 2020 season may not have been what Cam Newton, Bill Belichick or the rest of the Patriots organization envisioned, but the former MVP shared Thursday that he was able to pick up some personal and professional lessons along the way.
QB Index, Week 17: Aaron Rodgers reclaims No. 1 ranking
Was Aaron Rodgers' Week 16 performance enough to oust Patrick Mahomes from No. 1? How far did Kyler Murray fall after struggling last Sunday? NFL.com editors evaluate the QB rankings heading into the final week of the 2020 NFL regular season.
Bill Belichick: 'I would imagine' Cam Newton starts final game of 2020 season
Just one more game left in a disappointing season for the Patriots. Coach Bill Belichick said he would imagine Cam Newton would likely start over Jarrett Stidham.
Bill Belichick doesn't name Week 17 QB starter after disastrous loss to Bills
Neither Cam Newton nor Jarrett Stidham produced in an unsettling 38-9 loss for the Patriots and neither was named starter for New England's Week 17 finale against the New York Jets as Bill Belichick essentially declined to answer the question.
QB Index, Week 16: Jalen Hurts, Mitch Trubisky rise up the rankings
Is Jalen Hurts already a top-20 quarterback? Has Mitch Trubisky truly turned a corner in his NFL career? NFL.com editors assess the QB hierarchy heading into Week 16 of the 2020 NFL season.
NFL Hot or Not: Titans, Ravens in bloom; Jets fans feel sense of doom
What's hot? The Titans and Ravens rounding into form at just the right time. What's not? The Jets potentially losing by finally winning. Marc Sessler provides his unique interpretation of recent developments across the NFL.
Debrief: Previewing movers and shakers in 2021 QB market
Will Carson Wentz be playing for someone other than the Eagles in 2021? Gregg Rosenthal eyes available names and needy teams in the upcoming QB market.
Cam Newton: 'I did not live up to' Patriots standard
Cam Newton is disappointed with how the season has gone for him in New England and says he did not live up to the Patriots' standard.
QB Index, Week 15: Aaron Rodgers overtakes Patrick Mahomes at No. 1
Does Aaron Rodgers deserve the title of QB1 over Patrick Mahomes? NFL.com editors assess the quarterback hierarchy heading into Week 15 of the 2020 NFL season.
Debrief: AFC playoff picture taking shape down the stretch
Gregg Rosenthal takes stock of a crystallizing AFC playoff picture.
Patriots coach Bill Belichick not ready to make change at QB: 'We're not there right now'
Despite Cam Newton's struggles, Belichick isn't ready to see more of Jarrett Stidham. Asked Monday if he'd be open to playing both QBs, the Patriots coach said he's not to the point of tweaking the position yet.
Cam Newton, Patriots shut down by Rams days after scoring 45 points in SoFi
Things were all good less than a week ago for the Patriots. Thursday night's 24-3 loss to the Rams was anything but.
QB Index, Week 14: Baker Mayfield vaults into top 15
Lamar Jackson and Baker Mayfield are trending up heading into their prime-time Week 14 matchup. NFL.com editors assess the QB hierarchy entering the final quarter of the 2020 NFL season.
Cam Newton (questionable; abdomen) is fine and will start vs. Rams
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton -- listed as questionable with an abdomen injury -- is fine and set to play Thursday night vs. the Rams, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reports.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 14: Teams whose 2021 starting QB isn't on the current roster
What's next for franchises without a true answer at the game's most important position? David Carr spotlights seven teams whose 2021 starting QB isn't on the roster. Plus, an updated ranking of the top 15 offensive players in the NFL.
NFL overreactions, Week 13: Watch out for the Patriots!
The Patriots are having an atypical season -- but Cam Newton and Co. remain in the mix in 2020. Brandon Mendoza runs through five overreactions from Week 13.
Injury roundup: Dolphins' Tua Tagovailoa expected to start vs. Bengals
Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is expected to be back in as the starter today, assuming all goes well in warmups, according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.
49ers DC Robert Saleh on Bills QB Josh Allen: 'He's like a young Cam Newton'
Ahead of Week 13, 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh discussed how Bills QB Josh Allen's size and skill set reminds him of another mobile 6-foot-5 signal-caller currently making his living with the Patriots.
QB Index, Week 13: Russell Wilson slips out of top three
NFL.com editors assess the QB hierarchy heading into Week 13 of the 2020 NFL season. Who overtook Russell Wilson for the No. 3 spot? How far did Cam Newton fall?
NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 13: Quarterbacks
Adam Rank breaks down which quarterbacks you should start and which ones you should sit for Week 13 of the 2020 NFL fantasy football season.
NFL stats and records, Week 12: Patrick Mahomes, Derrick Henry unstoppable
Every week the NFL Media Research team puts together the best notes from Sunday's slate of games. Here are the top nuggets from Week 12.
QB Index, Week 12: Deshaun Watson, Derek Carr climb
NFL.com editors assess the QB hierarchy heading into Week 12 of the 2020 season. How high did Deshaun Watson and Derek Carr jump?
Debrief: Future free agents who stand to make bank with 2020 play
Gregg Rosenthal highlights future NFL free agents who are in line to pump up their market value heading into the stretch run of the 2020 season.
Top 10 Patriots plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by the New England Patriots in the 2020 NFL season.
Giardi details chances of Cam Newton returning to Patriots in 2021
NFL Network's Mike Giardi and Marc Ross detail the likelihood that New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton returns to the Patriots for the 2021 NFL season.
Belichick responds to question on whether he wants Cam Newton back next season
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick responds to question on whether he wants quarterback Cam Newton back next season.
Top trick plays of the year | 2020 season
Watch the top trick plays that happened in the 2020 NFL season.
Cam Newton highlights | 2020 season
Watch the highlights of New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton from the 2020 NFL season.
Cam Newton's best plays from 4-TD game | Week 17
Watch all of New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton's best plays from his four touchdown game in week 17.
Jets vs. Patriots highlights | Week 17
Watch the highlights between the New York Jets and the New England Patriots in their Week 17 matchup.
Cam Newton finds Sony Michel in the flat for 31-yard catch-and-run TD
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton completes 31-yard touchdown pass to running back Sony Michel.
Cam Newton floats an over-the-shoulder TD pass to Devin Asiasi
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton completes 26-yard touchdown pass to tight end Devin Asiasi.
Can't-Miss Play: Trick-play TD! Newton, Meyers switch roles on 19-yard score
New England Patriots wide receiver Jakobi Meyers throws a 19-yard touchdown pass to quarterback Cam Newton.
Cam Newton climbs pocket for third-and-20 strike to Jakobi Meyers
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton completes 20-yard pass to wide receiver Jakobi Meyers.
Cam Newton hits James White on angle route for opening-drive TD
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton completes seven-yard touchdown pass to running back James White.
Can't-Miss Play: Cam Newton's 49-yard run is his longest since '17
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton rushes for 49-yard gain.
Cam Newton says hardest part of 2020 season was not seeing his kids
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton says hardest part of 2020 season was not seeing his kids.
Matt Cassel evaluates Cam Newton's first year with Patriots
Matt Cassel evaluates Cam Newton's first year with the New England Patriots.
Giardi: 'MNF' showed talent gap between Bills, Pats is wider than initially thought
NFL Network's Mike Giardi says that Monday Night Football showed that the talent gap between the Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots is wider than many initially thought.
Cam Newton addresses struggles after 'MNF' loss to Bills
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton addresses struggles after "MNF" loss to Bills.
Bills vs. Patriots highlights | Week 16
Watch the Buffalo Bills vs. New England Patriots highlights from Week 16 of the 2020 season.
Can't-Miss Play: Cam Newton flashes 2015 form on tackle-breaking TD
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton flashes 2015 form on tackle-breaking TD.
Belichick, Newton react to Patriots being eliminated from playoff contention
New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and QB Cam Newton react to the Pats being eliminated from playoff contention after their loss to the Miami Dolphins.
Patriots vs. Dolphins highlights | Week 15
Watch the highlights from the Week 15 matchup between the New England Patriots and the Miami Dolphins.
Cam Newton's 26-yard strike hits sliding Jakobi Meyers
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton completes 26-yard pass to wide receiver Jakobi Meyers.
Newton finds Byrd for 24 yards on long third-down conversion
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton completes 24-yard pass to wide receiver Damiere Byrd.
Meyers breaks free in Fins' secondary for 35-yard catch and run
New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton completes 35-yard pass to wide receiver Jakobi Meyers.