By: Ian Logue
Here are this morning’s top stories:
Patriots will hold joint practice with Redskins in August – Shalise Manza Young: Manza Young files her notebook this morning, which leads off on the fact the Patriots will hold joint practices with the Redskins in August prior to their preseason meeting.
Patriots Notebook: High regard for this Law – Jeff Howe: Howe files his notebook this morning, which leads off with some notes Law’s induction into the Patriots Hall of Fame.
White joins Patriots; Fleming must wait – Mike Reiss: Reiss has an entry on running back James White, who has now joined the team on a full-time basis after being delayed because his class at Wisconsin had yet to hold graduation ceremonies.
Easley, Garoppolo lone unsigned picks – Mike Reiss: Reiss notes that the Patriots 1st and 2nd round picks remain the only two players from the draft who are unsigned at this point.
Ty Law to be inducted into Patriots Hall – Mike Reiss: Reiss has an entry on Law, who is the latest Patriot headed into the team’s Hall of Fame.
Rookies Butler and McCuller join Patriots – Mike Reiss: Reiss writes that the team continued filling out their roster Monday, adding rookie free agents Malcolm Butler (CB) and Taylor McCuller (LB).
Deserving honor for the ‘Cover Man’ – Mike Reiss: Reiss has an article on Law, and writes that Law’s franchise-record-tying 36 interceptions remind us of his status as one of the all-time great playmakers in team history.
Three open roster spots, so what’s next? – Mike Reiss: Reiss gives his thoughts on the final two available open roster spots the team had available.
Fans vote Ty Law as the 2014 Patriots Hall of Fame Inductee – The team posted their release on Law, with some great notes on what was quite a career.
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CB Law the people’s choice – Mark Farinella: Farinella writes that Law fulfilled and exceeded the expectations for him on the football field, so it should come as no surprise that Patriots’ fans rewarded him with induction into the Patriots Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility.
Florida’s third-day draftees sign deals – Zach Abolverdi: Abolverdi has an article on former Gators signing deals with their new teams, including Patriots offensive lineman Jon Halapio.
Redskins announce joint practices with Patriots in Richmond – Keith McMillan: McMillan has a note on the Patriots visit to Virginia to practice with the Redskins, with the Mayor excited about the prospect of the Patriots visiting.