2014 New England Patriots season

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2014 New England Patriots season
Head coach Bill Belichick
Owner Robert Kraft
Home field Gillette Stadium
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The 2014 New England Patriots season is the franchise's 45th season in the National Football league, the 55th overall and the 15th under head coach Bill Belichick.

Offseason[edit]

2014 NFL Free Agency[edit]

2014 NFL Draft[edit]

Main article: 2014 NFL Draft
2014 New England Patriots Draft Selections
Round Overall Player Position College
1 29 Dominique Easley Defensive tackle Florida
2 62 Jimmy Garoppolo Quarterback Eastern Illinois
3 None[A]
4 105[A] Bryan Stork Center Florida State
130 James White Running back Wisconsin
140[B] Cameron Fleming Offensive tackle Stanford
5 None[C]
6 179[A] Jon Halapio Guard Florida
198[C] Zach Moore Defensive end Concordia-St. Paul
206 Jemea Thomas Cornerback Georgia Tech
7 244 Jeremy Gallon Wide receiver Michigan

Coaching staff[edit]

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Current roster[edit]

New England Patriots roster
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Rookies in italics
Roster updated July 29, 2014
Depth ChartTransactions

90 Active, 1 Inactive, 2 FAs

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Schedule[edit]

Preseason[edit]

The Patriots' preseason opponents were announced on April 9, 2014.[10]

Week Kickoff Date Opponent Result Record Game Site TV NFL.com Recap
1 7:30 PM EDT August 7, 2014 at Washington Redskins FedEx Field WBZ
2 7:30 PM EDT August 15, 2014 Philadelphia Eagles Gillette Stadium WBZ
3 7:30 PM EDT August 22, 2014 Carolina Panthers Gillette Stadium WBZ
4 7:30 PM EDT August 28, 2014 at New York Giants MetLife Stadium WBZ

Regular season[edit]

The Patriots' regular season schedule was announced on April 23, 2014.[11]

Week Kickoff Date Opponent Result Record Game site TV NFL.com Recap
1 1:00 p.m. EDT September 7, 2014 at Miami Dolphins Sun Life Stadium CBS
2 1:00 p.m. EDT September 14, 2014 at Minnesota Vikings TCF Bank Stadium CBS
3 1:00 p.m. EDT September 21, 2014 Oakland Raiders Gillette Stadium CBS
4 8:30 p.m. EDT September 29, 2014 at Kansas City Chiefs Arrowhead Stadium ESPN
5 8:30 p.m. EDT October 5, 2014 Cincinnati Bengals Gillette Stadium NBC
6 1:00 p.m. EDT October 12, 2014 at Buffalo Bills Ralph Wilson Stadium CBS
7 8:25 p.m. EDT October 16, 2014 New York Jets Gillette Stadium CBS[D]
8 1:00 p.m. EDT October 26, 2014 Chicago Bears Gillette Stadium Fox
9 4:25 p.m. EST November 2, 2014 Denver Broncos Gillette Stadium CBS
10 Bye
11 8:30 p.m. EST November 16, 2014 at Indianapolis Colts Lucas Oil Stadium NBC
12 1:00 p.m. EST November 23, 2014 Detroit Lions Gillette Stadium Fox
13 4:25 p.m. EST November 30, 2014 at Green Bay Packers Lambeau Field CBS
14 8:30 p.m. EST December 7, 2014 at San Diego Chargers Qualcomm Stadium NBC
15 1:00 p.m. EST December 14, 2014 Miami Dolphins Gillette Stadium CBS
16 1:00 p.m. EST December 21, 2014 at New York Jets MetLife Stadium CBS
17 1:00 p.m. EST December 28, 2014 Buffalo Bills Gillette Stadium CBS
Note: Networks and times for Sunday games from Weeks 5–17 are subject to change as a result of flexible scheduling.[12]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c The Patriots traded their third-round selection (No. 93 overall) to the Jacksonville Jaguars in exchange for the Jaguars' fourth- and sixth-round selections (Nos. 105 and 179 overall).
  2. ^ Compensatory selection.
  3. ^ a b The Patriots traded their fifth-round selection (No. 169 overall) to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for the Eagles' sixth-round selection (No. 198 overall) and defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga.
  4. ^ Simulcast on NFLN.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aqib Talib signs with the Denver Broncos for six-years, $57 million - Pats Pulpit". patspulpit.com. Retrieved 2014-04-06. 
  2. ^ "Brandon Spikes agrees with Buffalo Bills on 1-year deal - ESPN Boston". espn.go.com. Retrieved 2014-04-06. 
  3. ^ "Bucs sign free agents Dane Fletcher, Oniel Cousins | Boston Herald". bostonherald.com. Retrieved 2014-04-06. 
  4. ^ "Steelers sign LeGarrette Blount to two-year contract". si.com. Retrieved 2014-06-05. 
  5. ^ "Michael Hoomanawanui to re-sign with New England Patriots - ESPN Boston". espn.go.com. Retrieved 2014-04-06. 
  6. ^ "Julian Edelman agrees to re-sign with New England Patriots - ESPN Boston". espn.go.com. Retrieved 2014-04-06. 
  7. ^ "Darrelle Revis agrees with New England Patriots - ESPN Boston". espn.go.com. Retrieved 2014-04-06. 
  8. ^ "New England Patriots, Brandon Browner reach agreement on deal - ESPN Boston". espn.go.com. Retrieved 2014-04-06. 
  9. ^ "Patrick Chung returning to New England Patriots". nfl.com. Retrieved 2014-05-07. 
  10. ^ "Patriots 2014 preseason schedule announced". New England Patriots. April 9, 2014. Retrieved 2014-04-24. 
  11. ^ "Patriots 2014 Schedule Announced!". New England Patriots. April 23, 2014. Retrieved 2014-04-24. 
  12. ^ Rosenthal, Gregg (April 23, 2014). "2014 NFL Schedule: Flex games can now start in Week 5". NFL.com. Retrieved 2014-04-23. 

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