I’ve got the day off today, (it’s election day!) but didn’t want to be accused of not posting the report cards after a Patriots loss, as I was last week.
Making The Grades – Giants at Patriots – Jeremy Gottlieb on Patriots Daily is his usual brutally honest self.
Patriots Report Card – Ron Borges is the happiest he’s been in years.
Patriots Report Card: Eli Manning Out-Bradys Tom Brady While Pats Defense Collapses in Loss to Giants – Jeff Howe says that the Patriots have some work to do.
Patriots Report Card: Blame Brady for loss to Giants – Kirk Minihane says this one is on Tom Brady, and Brady alone.
Hector Longo’s Two-minute Drill – The E-T writer does his normal hack job on Jerod Mayo, and chides Pat Chung for “begging out” on the final drive because he had an “ow-ey.” He also wistfully longs for Buddy Farnham to be part of the secondary.
ESPNBoston Report Card – Special Teams is the big goat here.
Patriots report card Game 8 – Submit your own grades on Boston.com.
Maddux withdraws as Sox candidate, cites family reasons – Sean McAdam reports on Rangers pitching coach Mike Maddux declining to interview with the Red Sox. Gordon Edes says that Maddux has everything the Sox want – except a desire to be here.