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Gronk out: Patriots tight end retires

Gronk out: Patriots tight end retires

Brent Jansen, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

After only nine seasons in the NFL, New England Patriots’ tight end Rob Gronkowski has officially retired. Gronk posted a picture on Instagram with a long message giving thanks to the Patriots organization as well as coach Bill Belichick, owner Robert Kraft, and the Patriots fan base. Gronk finishes...

Shield Talk: Super Bowl LIII preview and predictions

Shield Talk: Super Bowl LIII preview and predictions

Brent Jansen, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

It’s a glorious and sad time of year. America's biggest sporting event is just a few days away, marking the end of the year for America’s greatest sport. The Los Angeles Rams will go up against the New England Patriots for a shot at Super Bowl LIII. Quarterback Tom Brady and Patriot coach Bill...

Shield Talk: The ups-and-downs of a young NFL season

Shield Talk: The ups-and-downs of a young NFL season

Brent Jansen, Columnist

October 5, 2017

Before we get started, name the top five teams in the National Football League: Kansas City Chiefs Um… That’s the case for most NFL fans because outside of the Kansas City Chiefs, no one knows what the top five might look like next week. These first four weeks of football have been conf...

Shield Talk: Brady, Patriots still going strong

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) runs the ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Detroit, Michigan USA, on Friday, August 25, 2017.

Brent Jansen, Columnist

September 20, 2017

All good things come to an end, right? It doesn’t seem that way for the New England Patriots. New England has had the same quarterback and head coach leading its team since 2001. Tom Brady is 40 years old and his head coach, Bill Belichick, is 65. Regardless of age, they still run one of the top...

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