Thursday's New England Patriots Links 10/13

Ian Logue
October 13, 2011 at 09:01am ET

No Brady or Gronk, but plenty of storylines at Patriots OTAs
Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski not at the start of the team's OTA's today
NFL notes: Don't be surprised if Deatrich Wise Jr., Derek Rivers rise up for Patriots
New Patriots DL Danny Shelton preps to hit the hill
Patriots center David Andrews excited with his new Georgia Bulldog teammates

Wednesday was a busy day down in Foxboro with the Cowboys coming into town on Sunday, and as a result there's plenty of links for this morning:

BOSTON HERALD:

In blink of eye, Tom Brady calls it as he sees it - Ian Rapoport
Dez Bryant-Devin McCourty a select matchup - Karen Guregian
NOTEBOOK: Tony Romo goes on record - Ian Rapoport
Big Al Haynesworth says he can ‘get a lot better’ - Dan Duggan
Law Firm makes case - Dan Duggan
Welker's contract a big deal‎ - Karen Guregian
NOTEBOOK: Tony Romo goes on record - Ian Rapoport
Tom Brady manor marked down — to $10.5M‎ - Gayle Fee/Laura Raposa
Mike Wright DL Concussion DNP‎ - Ian Rapoport


BOSTON GLOBE:

Patriots have received some special deliveries‎ - Julian Benbow
Tip of the hat to Cowboy‎ - Monique Walker
Welker not ready to leave New England‎ - Monique Walker
Brady to face Cowboys and pass-rush star Ware‎ - Howard Ulman
Week 6: Patriots participation/injury report‎ - Monique Walker


WORCESTER TELEGRAM:

Green-Ellis has become a 'special' player - Bill Doyle
Haynesworth 'not satisfied' with performance‎ - Bill Doyle


ESPN BOSTON:

Ryan's defense last to contain Patriots‎ - Chris Forsberg
Quick hits from Patriots locker room‎ - Mike Reiss
Vollmer, Woodhead, Edelman back for Patriots‎ - Chris Forsberg/Mike Rodak
Welker evolves as Patriots offense clicks‎ - John McTigue/ESPN STATS
Today's special, tomorrow's star - Staff
Patriots to wear white on Sunday‎ - Mike Reiss
Xs & Os: Key plays from Jets game‎ - Mike Reiss
Shining spotlight on LB Spikes‎ - Mike Reiss
LBs Ware, Lee in focus with Brady‎ - Chris Forsberg


PROVIDENCE JOURNAL:

Belichick has words of praise for Dallas QB Romo‎ - Paul Kenyon
Brady prepping for another Ryan defense‎ - Paul Kenyon


PATRIOTS.COM:

Pats prep for unfamiliar foe; Wed. notes‎ - Erik Scalavino

MASSLIVE.COM:

Wes Welker: No way I'd be the same receiver without Tom Brady‎ - Nick Underhill
Patriots coach Bill Belichick says the Cowboys' speed on defense could be a problem - Nick Undehill


ESPN DALLAS:

Cowboys bringing 'kitchen sink' for Tom Brady‎ - Tim MacMahon
UNT's Brian Waters 'awesome' for Pats‎ - Tim MacMahon


FORT WORTH STAR: TELEGRAM:

Cowboys, Ryan plan full-on attack against Brady‎ - Clarence Hill Jr.


WEEI.COM:

Patriots have learned to lean on the no-huddle offense‎ - Christopher Price

TAUNTON GAZZETTE:

Haynesworth believes he's rounding into shape‎ - Glen Farley
Where’s Ware? Patriots must be aware of the Cowboys’ defender on Sunday - Glen Farley


ATTLEBORO SUN CHRONICLE:

Pats pledge to stop rush‎ - Mark Farinella

NASHUA TELEGRAPH:

Defense confident it's tightening up‎ - Tom King

CSNNE.COM:

Clock is always ticking for Brady's offense‎ - Mary Paoletti
Brady versus Ryan: Part II‎ - Mary Paoletti
Spikes 'finally' getting consistent time‎ - Tom Curran
Patriots look ahead to dealing with WR Bryant‎ - Tom Curran


NESN.COM:

Gerard Warren Calls Rob Ryan a 'Cool Dude,' Recalls Coach's 'Crazy' Stories Involving Rex Ryan - Jeff Howe
Wes Welker Wants to Remain With the Patriots After 2011 Season‎ - Jeff Howe
Jason Garrett Says Cowboys 'Very Strongly' Considered Drafting Patriots Lineman Nate Solder - Jeff Howe
BenJarvus Green-Ellis Limited in Practice With Toe Injury After Career Day Against Jets - Jeff Howe
Albert Haynesworth: 'I Want [Patriots] to See What I Can Do'‎ - Jeff Howe

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