The New England Patriots are deep in preparations for Sunday’s clash against the Cincinnati Bengals. A lot of news filtered out of the Patriots camp Thursday.
Here are 5 things you need to know today:
Rob Gronkowski critiques fellow tight end Martellus Bennett’s failed spike attempt in Week 5.
Gronk also revealed his thoughts on the Patriots releasing his younger brother, Glenn, from the practice squad Wednesday.
Offensive lineman Shaq Mason returned to New England’s practice while tight end Greg Scruggs joined Wednesday’s two inactive players.
Other Patriots news from around the Internet
Martellus Bennett has all the angles covered. Boston Globe reporter Ben Volin’s notebook leads off with the mercurial tight end.
The Patriots are acting like underdogs behind Tom Brady’s return. Boston Herald reporter Jeff Howe on New England’s “resiliency.”