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  1. WEEI's Chris Price Has an Interesting Point about 3rd Round OL Joe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | Pats Pulpit

    ... in the offensive line with the selection of 4th round guards Tre Jackson and Shaq Mason. Offensive line captain Dan Connolly was getting up in age and just won the Super Bowl ; his future was in jeopardy. WEEI's Chris Price has pointed out that the ...

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  2. Upon Dante Scarnecchia 's return, Patriots linemen again will be pushed to limitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Light, Nate Solder and Sebastian Vollmer to lesser-knowns such as Stephen Neal, Joe Andruzzi, Ryan Wendell and Dan Connolly, Scarnecchia's track record of developing starters is top notch. That's going to be key for the Patriots, who have a laundry ...

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  3. Chiefs safety retires due to multiple concussionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | CBS Sports

    ... Chris Borland retired, citing concerns over concussions . Months later, 32-year-old Patriots offensive lineman Dan Connolly did the same, and for the same reasons. "It's important to me to leave the game healthy," he told ESPN.com in July. "I'm able ...

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  4. 5 Free-Agent Offensive Linemen New England Patriots Should Target This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | BleacherReport

    ... of the guard (pun intended) on the interior of the offensive line, which was once manned by Logan Mankins and Dan Connolly. Both have left the fold, and the Patriots spent much of 2015 tinkering with different combinations on the inside. Injuries ...

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  5. People and Players Involved in Patriots Super Bowl Victory Relived the MomentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Pats Pulpit

    Defensive tackle Vince Wilfork never had any doubt, offensive guard Dan Connolly couldn't watch, and a bookie watched all of his money disappear. "I told my wife, it's impossible that we will lose this ball game," Wilfork said.

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  6. Sunday NFL Thoughts: Offensive Line Changes, Coaching Needs, Contract BargainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | Pats Pulpit

    Just last year some were lauding his ability to fix the problems that reared their heads with the line after the Kansas City game. The line suffered a little down the stretch when left guard Dan Connolly went down with an injury, but the playoff line was good enough to win a Super Bowl .

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  7. Patriots Notes: Reports say Dave DeGuglielmo out as offensive line coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... games (6.1 hits per game). The Patriots lost several veterans from last year's Super Bowl run. Left guard Dan Connolly retired, and right guard Ryan Wendell spent most of the season on the injured reserve with a knee injury. The Patriots relied on ...

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  8. Patriots fire o-line coach day after Broncos rough up Tom BradyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | YardBarker.com

    ... year with a crop of young linemen needing to step in and play big roles in protecting Brady. The Patriots lost Dan Connolly to retirement. Right guard Ryan Wendell spent much of the year rehabbing a knee injury. Tackle Nate Solder went down during ...

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  9. Tom Brady was hit a Lot and this is the state of the Patriots offensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | Pats Pulpit

    ... has only gotten worse, despite an improvement in defensive line play around the league and in the division. Dan Connolly and Ryan Wendell and Josh Kline can't hold a candle to Mankins, or even Neal. Stork isn't healthy enough to match the ...

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  10. Top 5 Patriots Divisional Round Games Of The Brady-Belichick EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... just play it out." Then-rookie Von Miller obviously took it as a sign of disrespect and picked a fight with Dan Connolly while Robert Ayers and Matt Light had a scrum after the play. It was just a weird, ugly ending to an entertaining romp for the ...

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  11. Rob Gronkowski says he a could do some damagea if allowed to return a punt 11.12.15 |Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... are already 100 guys in front of me. I need to be on my wheels already." Hey, former Patriots offensive lineman Dan Connolly did well with the rock - he set the record for the longest return by an offensive lineman.

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  12. Patriots news: Team signs OL Josh Kline to a two-year extension through 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... developed. He said via Twitter : "Kline follows in footsteps of Tom Ashworth, Russ Hochstein, Ryan Wendell, Dan Connolly - practice squad to reliable contributor on OL." Not only is Kline the team's most consistent starter, Pro Football Focus has ...

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  13. Patriots overcoming injuries on offensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2015 | WWLP

    ... been easy because of a rash of manpower trouble that started with the retirement of left guard and captain Dan Connolly after the team won the Super Bowl. Belichick and his staff brought a depth chart to training camp, but center Bryan Stork has yet ...

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  14. Pats overcoming injuries on O-lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... been easy because of a rash of manpower trouble that started with the retirement of left guard and captain Dan Connolly after the team won the Super Bowl. Belichick and his staff brought a depth chart to training camp, but center Bryan Stork has yet ...

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  15. NFL Notes: Colts should be in rush to stop PatriotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... had a runner go for 100 yards or more. What was once a position of strength became one of uncertainty as Dan Connolly retired in July, Ryan Wendell spent the summer recovering from offseason shoulder surgery, and Bryan Stork suffered a concussion in ...

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  16. O'Connor: Roger Goodell should drop NFL's Deflategate appeal todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | ESPN

    ... second quarter of what would be a 45-7 rout. Referee Walt Anderson -- informed of a penalty on Patriots lineman Dan Connolly -- made the following announcement to the crowd: "Holding, No. 63, offense. That penalty is declined. The result of the play ...

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  17. Who replaces injured Nate Solder for New England Patriots? Marcus Cannon is the likely fill-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... has played guard and tackle for the Pats. He began the 2014 season as a starting guard before losing his job to Dan Connolly. He has played guard in goal line situations this year, and has rotated in for Solder and Sebastian Vollmer at both tackle ...

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  18. Patriots Notebook: Kline's persistence pays offRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Josh Kline 's early-career ascension has been very similar to that of Dan Connolly and Ryan Wendell . The Patriots can only hope Kline's arc continues.

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  19. Weighing the Pros and Cons of New England Patriots' Offensive Line ShufflingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... line. As a result, there were a lot of moving pieces until Week 5, when center Bryan Stork, left guard Dan Connolly and right guard Ryan Wendell were the galvanizing trio of the line. The 2015 season is off to a similar start in the Patriots' ...

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  20. NFL is Turning Into a Joke, Part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Pats Pulpit

    ... the season when the Patriots opted to go with veteran players on the interior over more talented young players. Dan Connolly and Ryan Wendell wound up sticking at the position not because they were the most talented players but because they knew ...

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