Had to run out early this morning and just got back – which delayed this links entry.  However, here’s this morning’s collection:

PATSFANS.COM

Scouting Report: Spotlight on Darren McFadden‎ – Derek Havens

Q & A With Lyndsay Petruny Of ‘Patriots Today’ – Russ Goldman

BOSTON HERALD

Bodden’s battle – Ian Rapoport

Belichick owns up – Ian Rapoport

Video of the day: Patriots DE Andre Carter breaks down the Raiders – Ian Rapoport

Robert Kraft among artists, scientists, leaders to be inducted into academy – AP

BOSTON GLOBE

Patriots Brown Still Looks to Late Father For Guidance – Julian Benbow

Belichick’s help wasn’t wanted in Oakland – Shalise Manza Young

GALLERY: 5 Things to Know About the Raiders

WEEI.COM

Nuggetpalooza: Patriots vs Raiders!‎ – Gary Marbry

ESPN BOSTON

ESPN’s Patriots-Raiders prediction roundup‎ - Staff

Patriots look for identity vs. Raiders‎ – Mike Reiss

Four defensive backs questionable for Pats‎ – Chris Forsberg

Belichick Reminisces Al Davis Interview – Mike Reiss

FOOTBALL JOURNEY: Nate Solder – Mike Reiss

Target practice: How corners have fared‎ – Chris Forsberg

PATRIOTS.COM

Samsonite Make Your Case: On the defensive – Paul Perillo & Andy Hart

NESN.COM

Hue Jackson Refers to Chad Ochocinco As a Son, Says Wide Receiver Will Break Out Eventually – Jeff Howe

Mailbag: History Points to Tom Brady Bouncing Back at Oakland After Throwing Four Picks Against Bills – Jeff Howe

PATRIOT LEDGER / ENTERPRISE NEWS

SPEAK OUT: Sports analogies don’t always work‎ – Stephen Weiner

Patriots get the best from Wes on game day‎ – Glen Farley

ATTLEBORO SUN CHRONICLE

Waters has had his share of run-ins with Raiders‎ - Mark Farinella