FOXBORO ‘€” Defensive lineman Alan Branch (not injury related) and defensive end Chandler Jones (hip) were the only two players who weren’t on the field for the Patriots at Thursday’s practice.

Patriots owner Robert Kraft has issued a statement on the passing of Boston Mayor Thomas Menino.

One day after making his Patriots’ debut on the practice field, defensive tackle Alan Branch was not spotted at the start of Patriots practice, according to multiple reports.

FOXBORO -€“ From the ruins of September came the resurgence of October for Tom Brady.

FOXBORO — The Patriots are getting healthier.

FOXBORO — Alan Branch is coming to the Patriots with a clean legal slate.

FOXBORO — Newcomers Alan Branch and Jonathan Casillas wasted no time joining their new team on the practice field as both were present at Wednesday’s practice held in shorts and shells on the practice fields behind Gillette Stadium in preparation for Sunday’s game against the

FOXBORO — After a week of speculation and workouts, the Patriots have finally reached a deal with defensive tackle Alan Branch. The Patriots announced the move late Wednesday morning before practice.


FOXBORO — Bill Belichick is repeating his admiration of Peyton Manning.