Tuesday's New England Patriots Links 10/18

Ian Logue
October 18, 2011 at 11:36am 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

Here are this morning's top stories:

BOSTON HERALD:

Patriots Report Card - Ron Borges
Tom Brady & Co. save best for last - Ian Rapoport
NOTEBOOK: Chad Ochocinco receives support of team - Ian Rapoport
Anatomy of a drive - Ian Rapoport
Bonus video of the day: Patriots LB Brandon Spikes weighs in on the defensive performance - Ian Rapoport


BOSTON GLOBE:

Patriots expressing confidence in receiver Ochocinco - Shalise Manza Young
Reports: Kraft lawyer drafted casino zoning plan - AP
OBF talks Brady, Henry and coaches - Matt Pepin
Inside story is revealed‎ - Shalise Manza Young
Patriots expressing confidence in receiver Ochocinco‎ - Shalise Manza Young


CSNNE:

Quick Slants Question: Grade at the Bye Week‎ - Staff

ESPN BOSTON:

Haynesworth starting to make an impact‎ - Mike Reiss
Breakdown: Carter's second sack‎ - Chris Forsberg
Belichick on post-game handshakes‎ - Mike Reiss


NASHUA TELEGRAPH:

Spikes sharpens game‎ - Ian Rapoport

WORCESTER TELEGRAM:

Patriots: How close is Jerod Mayo to returning ?‎ - Rich Garven
Rob Ryan's defense confused Tom Brady‎ - Rich Garven
Patriots: Ochocinco's future in doubt?‎ - Rich Garven


WEEI:

Patriots Report Card: A tale of two coaches‎ - Kirk Minihane
Five thoughts on Ochocinco and his place in Patriots offense‎ - Christopher Price


PATRIOT LEDGER:

NOTEBOOK: Standing pat, Patriots stand behind Ochocinco‎ - Glen Farley

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