The New England Patriots are deep in preparations for Sunday’s clash against the Cincinnati Bengals. A lot of news filtered out of both the Patriots and Bengals camps Wednesday
Here are 5 things to know mid-Week 6:
Tom Brady earns AFC Offensive Player of the Week award. Brady’s revenge tour couldn’t have gotten off to a better start.
The Patriots made several roster moves on Wednesday, including releasing Rob Gronkowski’s brother, Glenn.
On the other hand, New England added a local product to their practice squad.
Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert was held out of Wednesday’s practice. It’s arguably the biggest storyline of the week regarding this matchup.
Martellus Bennett went unfiltered in ESPN’s E:60 feature on him and his brother, Michael Bennett. It was full of incredible highlights.
Other Patriots news from around the Internet
Patriots invite breast cancer patients to annual day of pampers. Patriots.com’s Angelique Fiske has the story.
Tom Brady understands why brother-in-law Kevin Youkilis won’t be rooting for the Patriots this week. WEEI’s Ryan Hannable details the interesting dilemma.