Author Archives: Mattes

About Mattes

Pronounced like the general. I'm all about the Celtics, Pats, Sox, and fantasy football...and dogs. Former editor who's back on that writing flow, chiming in on all of the above, with perhaps some comic book news and conspiracy-fueled personal manifestos along the way.

Jerod Mayo Coming Back to New England as Patriots Linebackers Coach

I love everything about this. On Tuesday, former Patriots stud linebacker Jerod Mayo announced, via Instagram, that he would be joining Bill Belichick’s defensive staff, serving as linebackers coach under new defensive coordinator Greg Schiano. This one kind of came … Continue reading

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Checking in on the Celtics With Just 10 Games Left to Go

(The NBA postseason begins in less than a month, and let’s just say it’s been a rather up-and-down season for our Boys in Green. While there’s still 10 games left to go in the regular season, Mattes and Dom are … Continue reading

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The 300s Marvel Cinematic Rewind Presents: Ant-Man

After a pretty hit-or-miss slate of movies throughout Phase 2, Marvel ended the epoch on a really good note with 2015’s “Ant-Man.” To be honest, I had no idea what to expect from this one – not only because Hank … Continue reading

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Hey Guys, Josh Gordon Isn’t Done Quite Yet

Hopefully your eyes didn’t roll too far back into your head after reading the headline. But seriously, while many in Pats Nation are ready to write off the oft-troubled 27-year-old after his de-railed comeback attempt with the Patriots last season, … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Patriots Cutting Adrian Clayborn After Just One Season

Ya boy is on fire right now! ONE day after I suggested that cutting Adrian Clayborn would help the Patriots fix their messy financial situation, lo and behold, the 30-year-old free-agent bust is on his way out the door. Apparently, … Continue reading

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Checking in on the Patriots Mess of a Salary Cap Situation

Some fans in Pats Nation are a bit salted that, to this point, the team has still yet to make any significant moves so far in free agency. To be fair, it hasn’t even been 24 hours since free-agent signings … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Patriots Resign Super Bowl Hero Jason McCourty

Besides a few under-the-radar moves (re-signing John Simon; tendering Jonathan Jones and Josh Gordon; signing Brandon Bolden), the Pats have been silent through the first 2.5 days of the NFL free-agent “tampering period.” Again, even though trades and signings cannot … Continue reading

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