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Patriots | Thursday practice report for New England

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:03:41 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee), LB Jamie Collins (hip), DT Woodrow Hamilton (shoulder), WR Malcolm Mitchell (hamstring), LB Elandon Roberts (ankle) and DT Vincent Valentine (back) were limited participants in practice Thursday, Oct. 27.

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Patriots | Wednesday injury report for Patriots

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:49:10 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee), LB Jamie Collins (hip), DE Woodrow Hamilton (shoulder), WR Malcolm Mitchell (hamstring), LB Elandon Roberts (ankle) and DT Vincent Valentine (back) were limited during practice Wednesday, Oct. 26.

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Patriots | Friday injury report for Patriots

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:12:52 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee), LB Jamie Collins (hip), DE Woodrow Hamilton (shoulder), LB Shea McClellin (concussion), WR Malcolm Mitchell (hamstring), LB Elandon Roberts (ankle) and DT Vincent Valentine (back) are listed as questionable for Week 7. Bolden did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 21, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Patriots | Patriots' injury report for Thursday

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:51:40 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee), LBs Jamie Collins (hip), Elandon Roberts (ankle) and Shea McClellin (concussion), WR Malcolm Mitchell (hamstring), and DTs Woodrow Hamilton (shoulder) and Vincent Valentine (back) were all limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 20.

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Patriots | Wednesday injury report for New England

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:02:53 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee), LB Jamie Collins (hip), QB Jimmy Garoppolo (shoulder), DE Woodrow Hamilton (shoulder), LB Shea McClellin (concussion), WR Malcolm Mitchell (hamstring), LB Elandon Roberts (ankle) and DT Vincent Valentine (back) were limited during practice Wednesday, Oct. 19.

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Patriots | New England's Week 6 inactives

Sun, 16 Oct 2016 08:43:12 -0700

The New England Patriots have declared RB Brandon Bolden, CB Cyrus Jones, LB Jamie Collins, CB Justin Coleman, OT LaAdrian Waddle, LB Shea McClellin, DL Vincent Valentine inactive for Week 6.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden's status limited

Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:21:30 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee) is listed as questionable for week 6 on Sunday, Oct. 16, against the Cincinnati Bengals.

Fantasy Tip: Bolden was not in practice until Friday and only took part in limited fashion, so he should remain on the sidelines throughout week 6.

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Patriots | Friday injury report for Patriots

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:11:20 -0700

New England Patriots TE Greg Scruggs (knee) and LB Jonathan Freeny (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 14, and have been ruled out for Week 6. RB Brandon Bolden (knee), OT Marcus Cannon (calf), LB Jamie Collins (hip), QB Jimmy Garoppolo (shoulder), LB Shea McClellin (concussion), WR Malcolm Mitchell (hamstring), OG Joe Thuney (shoulder) and DT Vincent Valentine (back) were limited during practice and are listed as questionable.

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Patriots | Thursday practice report for New England

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 19:14:37 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee), LB Jonathan Freeny (shoulder) and TE Greg Scruggs (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 13. OG Shaq Mason (non-injury) and WR Malcolm Mitchell (hamstring) were full participants.

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Patriots | Wednesday injury report for Patriots

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 16:35:01 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee), LB Jonathan Freeny (shoulder) and OG Shaquille Mason (non-injury) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 12. OT Marcus Cannon (calf), QB Jimmy Garoppolo (shoulder), LB Dont'a Hightower (knee), LB Shea McClellin (concussion), WR Malcolm Mitchell (hamstring), TE Greg Scruggs (knee), OG Joe Thuney (shoulder) and DT Vincent Valentine (back) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Week 5 New England inactives

Sun, 09 Oct 2016 08:42:39 -0700

The New England Patriots have declared RB Brandon Bolden, CB Eric Rowe, TE Greg Scruggs, CB Justin Coleman, OT Marcus Cannon, LB Shea McClellin, DL Vincent Valentine inactive for Week 5.

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Patriots | New England's Friday injury report

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 17:21:02 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee) and LB Shea McClellin (concussion) have been ruled out for Week 5. OT Marcus Cannon (calf), LB Jonathan Freeny (shoulder), QB Jimmy Garoppolo (shoulder), LB Dont'a Hightower (knee), OG Joe Thuney (shoulder) and DT Vincent Valentine (back) are listed as questionable. Bolden, McClellin and Valentine did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 7, while the other players were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Thursday practice report for New England

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 17:10:40 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee), LB Shea McClellin (concussion), DT Vincent Valentine (back) and OT Marcus Cannon (calf) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 6. QB Jacoby Brissett (thumb), QB Jimmy Garoppolo (shoulder), LB Don't'a Hightower (knee), OG Joe Thuney (shoulder) and LB Jonathan Freeny (shoulder) were limited participants.

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Patriots | Wednesday injury report for Patriots

Wed, 05 Oct 2016 17:09:58 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (knee), LB Shea McClellin (concussion) and DT Vincent Valentine (back) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 5. QB Jacoby Brissett (thumb), OT Marcus Cannon (calf), LB Jonathan Freeny (shoulder), QB Jimmy Garoppolo (shoulder), LB Dont'a Hightower (knee) and OG Joe Thuney (shoulder) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | LeGarrette Blount battling Tyler Gaffney?

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 10:42:01 -0700

New England Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount is "likely" battling RB Tyler Gaffney the club's final running back spot. RBs Dion Lewis and James White "appear to be locked in" as the receiving running backs, while RB Brandon Bolden "figures" to have a spot on the roster thanks to his role on special teams. Blount and Gaffney are competing for the "between-the-tackles kind of role."

Fantasy Tip: Due to Blount's proven track record, you have to believe he has the leg up in this competition, though it's also interesting that Gaffney was able to take an entire series worth of carries in the first half of New England's most recent preseason game with the first-team offense. No matter who emerges from this battle, though, they may not hold much fantasy value, given the amount of pieces regularly being used out of the Patriots backfield, as well as Bill Belichick's sometimes unpredictable use of his running backs.

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Patriots | New England likely to add at RB

Mon, 25 Jan 2016 21:06:41 -0800

New England Patriots RB James White played 57 of the 83 offensive snaps in the AFC Championship Game against the Denver Broncos Sunday, Jan. 24, and RB Brandon Bolden played 16. RB Steven Jackson rounded things out with 11 snaps. The team will also get RB Dion Lewis (knee) back from a torn anterior cruciate ligament in 2016, while RB LeGarrette Blount is an impending free agent. The team might face an offseason similar to 2011 when the selected a pair of backs in the NFL Draft.

Fantasy Tip: Lewis has the potential to be the top running back with this current group, with White and Bolden as solid backups. However, look for a rookie, and possibly a veteran running back, to be added in the offseason to provide competition.

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Patriots | New England RBs set for a small workload?

Thu, 24 Dec 2015 05:15:59 -0800

The New England Patriots ran the ball just nine times during their Week 7 game against the New York Jets, and a similar game plan is likely for their Week 16 meeting, in the opinion of WEEI.com's Christopher Price. RBs James White, Brandon Bolden, Joey Iosefa and Steven Jackson project to have a tough task this week, as New England has averaged 18 carries for just 62 yards over the past five games against the Jets.

Fantasy Tip: For the season, New York owns the second best run defense in yards per game. So with the New England backfield loaded with options, it will be difficult to trust anyone outside of White ($5,200, 10.4% of cap) in PPR formats, including at FantasyScore. Jackson, Bolden ($3,400, 6.8%) and Iosefa ($2,000, 4.0%) are nothing more than fliers in all formats because of their uncertain workload and difficult matchup.

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Patriots | Pats backfield distributes workload

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 09:20:27 -0800

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden played 29 snaps in Week 15 against the Tennessee Titans, while RB James White played 23 snaps. RB Joey Iosefa was on the field for 19 offensive snaps (17 as an running back and two as a fullback), and finished with a team-high 51 yards on 14 carries in his NFL debut.

Fantasy Tip: Bill Belichick is constantly changing things up in his backfield, making it very tough to predict who will give you the most fantasy success. Things will get even more confusing after they just signed Steven Jackson. It wouldn't be smart to expect S-Jax to contribute much right away, but picking a daily option between Bolden, White and Iosefa is like playing the lottery.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden ready for workhorse role

Wed, 16 Dec 2015 09:09:03 -0800

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden said he is ready to be the workhorse running back with RB LeGarrette Blount (hip) out, if needed.

Fantasy Tip: Bolden ($2,900, 5.8% of cap) ran 16 times for 51 yards in Week 14 with Blount injured. Bolden's workload will go up significantly, but he'll share time with James White ($5,200, 10.4% of cap), who is more attractive in point-per-reception leagues like FantasyScore. Both Bolden and White should be owned everywhere now, but the Pats could bring in another body to share time, as well.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden steps up his game

Sun, 13 Dec 2015 22:46:18 -0800

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden ran 16 times for 51 yards in the Week 14 game against the Houston Texans.

Fantasy Tip: Bolden picked up the slack and was the primary ball carrier once LeGarrette Blount went down with a hip injury. If Blount is unavailable in Week 15 due to his injury then Bolden could be a nice sleeper FantasyScore play against the Tennessee Titans.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden has long TD catch

Sun, 29 Nov 2015 22:51:57 -0800

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden posted four rushes for 11 yards in the Week 12 game against the Denver Broncos, and he added four receptions for 84 yards, including a 63-yard touchdown.

Fantasy Tip: Bolden was lining up in five receiver sets in the slot, and he was basically trying his best to make up for the loss of Danny Amendola and Julian Edelman. He did a good job, and might be an attractive and cheap FantasyScore option going forward.

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Patriots | Pats backfield to remain committee approach

Mon, 09 Nov 2015 14:11:34 -0800

New England Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount's role will certainly increase with RB Dion Lewis (knee) out for the year, but the Patriots will remain a committee attack based on matchups and game situations. RB Brandon Bolden took over the pass-catching duties when Lewis was hurt in Week 9, but RB James White is closer to replicating Lewis' role when the game calls for an up-tempo attack. White was a healthy scratch in Week 9. White played 43 snaps to Blount's eight and Bolden's zero in Week 7 when Lewis was hurt.

Fantasy Tip: As you should know by now, relying on a single ball carrier in New England's backfield is maddening and will change on a week-to-week basis based on matchups and game flow. With Lewis out for the year, though, White should be your first target in deeper point-per-reception leagues, and he could immediately be a nice sleeper on FantasyScore against the New York Giants in Week 10.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com - Chris Wesseling

Patriots | James White to replace Dion Lewis?

Mon, 09 Nov 2015 13:48:36 -0800

New England Patriots RB James White is the top candidate to replace RB Dion Lewis (knee) as the Patriots' passing down running back, according to ESPNBoston.com's Mike Reiss. RB Brandon Bolden will also be in the mix, and played well replacing Lewis in Week 9.

Fantasy Tip: Both White and Bolden are worth a waiver wire pickup if they're available. Bolden seems like the guy to own after yesterday, but White played as Lewis's successor two weeks ago when Lewis was sidelined. It may not be known who exactly will be the main successor to Lewis until the Patriots play their next game.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden's role to increase

Mon, 09 Nov 2015 10:58:20 -0800

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden is expected to take over RB Dion Lewis' (knee) role in the backfield with him out for the season. Bolden had a touchdown catch in the Week 9 win over the Washington Redskins.

Fantasy Tip: James White, who was inactive in Week 9, will also factor into New England's backfield plans, and knowing Bill Belichick, this could be plenty messy for fantasy owners. But Bolden should be your first target if you're looking for running back help or owned Lewis, especially in point-per-reception leagues.

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Patriots | Wednesday injury report for Week 8

Wed, 28 Oct 2015 14:06:05 -0700

New England Patriots OT Marcus Cannon (toe), LB Rufus Johnson (illness) and DE Jabaal Sheard (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 28, and has been ruled out for the Week 8 game against the Miami Dolphins Thursday, Oct. 29. RB Brandon Bolden (hamstring), WR Keshawn Martin (hamstring) and OG Shaquille Mason (knee) were limited during practice and are listed as questionable. DE Trey Flowers (knee, shoulder), LB Dont'a Hightower (ribs) and OG Josh Kline (shoulder) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Patriots | Tuesday practice report for Week 8

Tue, 27 Oct 2015 14:53:05 -0700

New England Patriots OT Marcus Cannon (toe), LB Rufus Johnson (illness) and DE Jabaal Sheard (ankle) did not practice Tuesday, Oct. 27. RB Brandon Bolden (hamstring), WR Keshawn Martin (hamstring) and OG Shaquille Mason (knee) were limited, while DE Trey Flowers (knee, shoulder), LB Dont'a Hightower (ribs) and OG Josh Kline (shoulder) practiced in full.

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Patriots | Monday practice report for Week 8

Mon, 26 Oct 2015 14:09:35 -0700

New England Patriots OT Marcus Cannon (toe), LB Rufus Johnson (illness) and DE Jabaal Sheard (ankle) did not participate in practice Monday, Oct. 26. RB Brandon Bolden (hamstring), WR Keshawn Martin (hamstring) and OG Shaquille Mason (knee) were limited during practice, while DE Trey Flowers (knee, shoulder), LB Dont'a Hightower (ribs) and OG Josh Kline (shoulder) fully participated in practice. The Patriots did not practice Monday, so this is an estimation.

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Patriots | Dion Lewis leads Pats inactives

Sun, 25 Oct 2015 08:30:09 -0700

The New England Patriots have declared RB Brandon Bolden, RB Dion Lewis, DE Jabaal Sheard, WR Keshawn Martin, OT Marcus Cannon, DL Rufus Johnson, OG Shaquille Mason inactive for Week 7.

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Patriots | Friday injury report for Week 7

Fri, 23 Oct 2015 13:23:33 -0700

New England Patriots OT Marcus Cannon (toe), LB Rufus Johnson (illness) and DE Jabaal Sheard (ankle) have been ruled out for Week 7 against the New York Jets. RB Brandon Bolden (hamstring), DE Trey Flowers (shoulder, knee), LB Dont'a Hightower (ribs), OG Josh Kline (shoulder), WR Keshawn Martin (hamstring), OG Shaquille Mason (knee) and WR Matthew Slater (knee) are questionable. Cannon, Johnson and Sheard didn't practice Friday, Oct. 23, while the others were limited.

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Patriots | Thursday practice report for Week 7

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 13:42:54 -0700

New England Patriots OT Marcus Cannon (toe), LB Rufus Johnson (illness), OG Shaquille Mason (knee) and DE Jabaal Sheard (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 22. RB Brandon Bolden (hamstring), DE Trey Flowers (shoulder, knee), LB Dont'a Hightower (ribs), OG Josh Kline (shoulder), WR Keshawn Martin (hamstring) and WR Matthew Slater (knee) were limited during practice.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden lacks consistency

Tue, 15 Sep 2015 16:27:30 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden has all of the physical tools but runs upright and hasn't been effective in short-yardage situations. He's also not a polished receiver and lacks shiftiness, so he's not a good candidate for third-down work. Bolden's best contributions have come on special teams as he lacks consistency as a runner.

Fantasy Tip: With Dion Lewis surpassing Bolden ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) on the depth chart and LeGarrette Blount returning from suspension in Week 2, there's not much to like about Bolden, and he should only be owned in much deeper leagues. There simply aren't enough touches in the backfield to rely on him at FantasyScore right now.

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Patriots | James White the favorite for third down?

Tue, 18 Aug 2015 12:34:56 -0700

New England Patriots RBs James White and Brandon Bolden are the top two candidates right now for the third-down running back position, according to ESPNBoston.com's Mike Reiss. Travaris Cadet and Dion Lewis will also compete behind White and Bolden.

Fantasy Tip: White had an impressive performance in the Patriots' first preseason game last week, catching four passes for 52 yards. Bolden won't be a pushover, but White may be on his way to being New England's pass-catching running back. He's worth a roster spot in PPR leagues.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden moving up depth chart

Mon, 10 Aug 2015 20:40:25 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden is currently considered the leader in the race for the third-down back job, ahead of RB James White. Over the past three practices he has been the primary pass-catching and blocking back for QB Tom Brady.

Fantasy Tip: Bolden has been getting important reps, and he could be a factor for fantasy owners in deeper leagues which reward points per reception.

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Patriots | LeGarrette Blount has sprained MCL

Sat, 08 Aug 2015 05:09:55 -0700

New England Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount (knee) has a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee, according to sources. Blount is expected to be ready for the beginning of the regular season, though. RBs Jonas Gray and Brandon Bolden stand to receive more carries with Blount sidelined.

Fantasy Tip: Remember Blount is suspended for Week 1 of the regular season, so if expectations prove ture, he'll be ready for a cushy Week 2 date with the Jacksonville Jaguars. The New England backfield is often tricky to project from week to week, but Blount should still be viewed as a potential third running back with the potential to be a low-end weekly starter in standard formats. It isn't out of the question to drop him down a tier in your rankings, though. Gray and Bolden are nothing more than late-round fliers, but they're worth watching over the next month, as they could be FantasyScore options early in the season. Travaris Cadet, James White and Dion Lewis are also competing for touches in the crowded backfield. Don't be surprised if Cadet has the best return for investment in seasonal PPR formats this season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Shalise Manza Young

Patriots | Brandon Bolden part of playoff record

Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:56:08 -0800

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden led the team with just seven rushing yards in a 35-31 win over the Baltimore Ravens in the divisional-round playoff game Saturday, Jan. 10, and the team's 14 total rushing yards set a record for the fewest by a team in a playoff win.

Fantasy Tip: The lack of rushing yards can largely be attributed to the fact that New England fell behind by two touchdowns early and played from behind most of the game. That being said, trusting any player in the Patriots' backfield remains a risk for fantasy owners.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden extended

Fri, 09 Jan 2015 06:44:39 -0800

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden signed a two-year extension Friday, Jan. 9. He'll have salaries of $660,000 and $760,000 in 2015-16. He received a $300,000 signing bonus and has roster bonuses of $200,000 and $350,000. He'll also have a $25,000 workout bonus each year.

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Patriots | New England RB split unclear

Sun, 28 Dec 2014 08:57:13 -0800

New England Patriots RBs Brandon Bolden or James White could be featured in the offense with Jonas Gray (ankle) inactive Sunday, Dec. 28.

Fantasy Tip: Shane Vereen could be limited with home-field locked up, and the Buffalo Bills present a tough matchup. We'd avoid this situation altogether.

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Patriots | Shane Vereen plays 62 snaps

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:17:34 -0800

New England Patriots RB Shane Vereen had a team-high 62 snaps in the team's Week 12 win over the Detroit Lions, but RB LeGarrette Blount had 17 snaps and two touchdowns in his team debut, while RB Brandon Bolden had just two snaps.

Fantasy Tip: Vereen is the safest bet for fantasy football production on the Patriots, especially in PPR leagues like FantasyScore, but the addition of Blount clearly clouds New England's backfield picture, and Bill Belichick can't be predicted on a week-to-week basis.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden to be more involved?

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:06:20 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden was the fill-in for RB Stevan Ridley (knee) in Week 6 as the "big back." Bolden has been a core special teams player this year, and something will have to give if he's to start being more of a factor at running back with Ridley out for the year. RB Jonas Gray could be promoted from the practice squad.

Fantasy Tip: Shane Vereen and James Wright will immediately be thrust into heavier workloads with Ridley out, but Bolden could be the surprise back in short-yardage and goal-line situations, which would give him some flex appeal in fantasy leagues. Make sure to consider adding Bolden off the waiver wire this week if you own Ridley or need help at running back.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNBoston.com - Mike Reiss

Patriots | Pair of RBs inactive

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:09:00 -0700

New England Patriots RBs Brandon Bolden (undisclosed) and Tyler Gaffney (undisclosed) were each inactive for the preseason game against the Carolina Panthers Friday, Aug. 22.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden may not play

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:35:14 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (undisclosed) does not appear like he will play in the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 22.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden may not make team

Thu, 10 Jul 2014 06:43:59 -0700

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden is expected to be cut from the team, in the opinion of beat writer Erik Frenz.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden may be on the bubble

Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:28:01 -0700

New England Patriots RB James White may put RB Brandon Bolden on the bubble for a roster spot, according to a source. RB Roy Finch and TE Justin Jones could also make the team as undrafted rookies, while either RBs Stephen Houston or Jonas Gray could make the team in RB LeGarrette Blount's previous role.

Fantasy Tip: None of these guys are fantasy relevant yet. We'll see if they actually make the final roster before gauging their fantasy value.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Ben Volin

Patriots | Three RBs entering final year of contracts

Fri, 28 Mar 2014 16:23:51 -0700

New England Patriots RBs Stevan Ridley, Shane Vereen and Brandon Bolden are entering the final years of their contracts.

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Patriots | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 08 Dec 2013 08:36:21 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared WR Aaron Dobson, RB Brandon Bolden, DL Jake Bequette, WR Kenbrell Thompkins, OT Marcus Cannon, TE Michael Hoomanawanui, LB Steve Beauharnais inactive for Week 14.

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Patriots | Brandon Bolden listed as probable

Fri, 06 Dec 2013 13:47:37 -0800

New England Patriots RB Brandon Bolden (non-injury) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 6, but is listed as probable for Week 14.

Fantasy Tip: Owners could consider using Bolden as a flex option but can also keep him on the bench if they have a better option for their flex position.

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Patriots | Shane Vereen lead RB Week 13

Mon, 02 Dec 2013 10:38:46 -0800

New England Patriots RB Shane Vereen received the most snaps among the running backs Week 13 with 41 snaps and was used in several different formations. RB LeGarrette Blount played 20 snaps during the game while Brandon Bolden was on the field for nine offensive snaps.

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Patriots | Stevan Ridley inactive

Sun, 01 Dec 2013 08:30:49 -0800

New England Patriots RB Stevan Ridley has been declared inactive for the team's Week 13 game.

Fantasy Tip: Shane Vereen, Brandon Bolden and LeGarrette Blount will be handling the reps at running back with Ridley out. Vereen should still be started in all leagues. Bolden and Blount could be flex options for desperate owners.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: WEEI.com - Christopher Price

Patriots | Week 11 Inactives

Mon, 18 Nov 2013 16:13:47 -0800

The New England Patriots have declared CB Alfonzo Dennard, RB Brandon Bolden, OG Chris Barker, DL Jake Bequette, RB Leon Washington, SS Steve Gregory, LB Steve Beauharnais inactive for Week 11.

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Patriots | Friday practice report for Week 11

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 16:11:35 -0800

New England Patriots SS Steve Gregory (finger) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 15. RB Brandon Bolden (knee), RB Leon Washington (ankle), CB Kyle Arrington (groin), CB Alfonzo Dennard (knee) and CB Aqib Talib (hip) were limited during practice. WR Matt Slater (wrist) fully participated in practice.

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