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Join host Mike D’Abate of Sports Illustrated’s Patriot Maven for your daily dose of news, notes and analysis on the six-time Super Bowl Champions, the New England Patriots. From Boston, Mass.—to Providence, Rhode Island—to Aroostook County, Maine, Pats fans get their coverage from Locked On Patriots, part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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Right on Trask? The Impact of the Darnold Trade...
With Sam Darnold off to Carolina, Steve Balestrieri joins Mike to discuss the impact of the trade on the Patriots, and the potential fit of Florida QB Kyle Trask.
34 min
102
Middle Men: Interior Offensive and Defensive Li...
Murph joins Mike to discuss potential draft targets for the Patriots on the interior of the offensive and defensive lines.
32 min
103
Part II - Free Agency Finances: PatsCap Talks N...
Miguel ‘PatsCap’ Benzan joins Mike to discuss the relationship between the Patriots salary cap and the NFL Draft, and Miguel ‘sets the record straight.’
35 min
104
Part I - Free Agency Finances: PatsCap Talks Ne...
Mike is joined by Miguel ‘PatsCap’ Benzan to talk Patriots free agency spending, their current cap situation, and the potential of future signings/trades.
29 min
105
Quoth the Raven: Getting to Know New Patriots L...
Mike welcomes Kevin Oestreicher of Locked On Ravens to provide insight on new Patriots linebacker Matthew Judon.
32 min
106
Gilly Lock? or Like Father, Like Son? — New Eng...
Steve Balestrieri joins Mike to discuss Stephon Gilmore’s future in New England and profile two second-generation Draft standouts at cornerback.
37 min
107
San Francisco Treat: Is a New England Patriots...
Murph joins Mike to discuss the likelihood of a Jimmy Garoppolo reunion in Foxboro, as well as the chances of the Patriots trading up in the Draft.
30 min
108
Friday with Fox: Bill Belichick and the 2021 Ne...
Mike welcomes Tanya Ray Fox of FS1 to discuss Bill Belichick’s approach to the 2021 season, and why the Jimmy Garoppolo narrative still persists.
33 min
109
Trade Up-Thursday: Will the New England Patriot...
Mike welcomes Kevin Tame, Jr. of Full Press Coverage to discuss the probability of the Patriots trading-up in the 2021 NFL Draft to select a quarterback.
34 min
110
Patriots West: Newton, Stidham and the New Engl...
Mike is joined by Zac Blackerby of Locked On Auburn to talk Cam Newton’s Return and Jarrett Stidham’s organizing “Patriots West.”
35 min
111
Reason, Reloading and Rondale? New England Patr...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to discuss the Patriots next steps in feee agency, and potentially targeting Rondale Moore in the upcoming NFL Draft.
37 min
112
Monday Musings with Murph: Bolden, Drafting WRs...
Mike is joined by Murph to discuss the Patriots performance in Free Agency, the future of Brandon Bolden, and Draft prospects at Wide Reciever.
40 min
113
Front and Center: Bob Socci Recaps the New Engl...
Mike is joined by Bob Socci of 98.5 The Sports Hub to talk David Andrews, Patrick Chung and the Patriots Free Agency Frenzy
47 min
114
Oh, Henry! Getting to Know the New England Patr...
Mike welcomes Dave Drogemeier of Locked On Chargers to discuss both the on-and-off field prowess of TE Hunter Henry.
33 min
115
Remember the Titan? — Jonnu Smith Adds Much to ...
Mike reviews the New England Patriots news of the day, and welcomes Tyler Rowland of Locked On Titans to talk Jonnu Smith.
37 min
116
Eight is Enough? Probably Not, as New England P...
Mike welcomes Steve Balestrieri to discuss the Patriots signing of Hunter Henry, a possible trade of N’Keal Harry and their thoughts on Monday’s Free Agency Mayhem.
34 min
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Free Agency Frenzy: New England Patriots Spend ...
Mike welcomes Murph to talk Cam Newton’s return, Marcus Cannon’s Trade, and Mike gives this thoughts on the Pats free agent signings
42 min
118
Pats Cap Masterclass (Part II): Cam’s Back; Mig...
Mike give his thoughts on the return of Cam Newton, and Miguel ‘PatsCap’ Benzan ‘sets the record straight’ on the Patriots Salary Cap
39 min
119
Pats Cap Masterclass (Part I): Comp Picks, Adju...
Mike welcomes Miguel ‘PatsCap’ Benzan to discuss Patriots financials heading into 2021.
44 min
120
Wideout Wednesday: New England Patriots to ‘Agg...
Mike welcomes Sara Marshall of Full Press Coverage to discuss the Patriots pursuit of free agents at the wide receiver and tight end positions.
43 min
121
Counsel and Trent: New England Patriots Bring B...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to discuss the Patriots’ trade for Trent Brown, and its impact on their offensive line for 2021.
34 min
122
Draft Runners: New England Patriots Draft Optio...
Mike welcomes Murph to discuss the Patriots options at RB and TE in the upcoming draft, and address the latest Jimmy G Rumors.
46 min
123
Weekend Wisdom: The League’s Impact on the New ...
Mike is joined by Russell S. Baxter to discuss the impact of player movement throughout the NFL on the 2021 New England Patriots.
43 min
124
Sit with Sap: New England Patriots 2021 Roster ...
Mike is joined by John Sapochetti to discuss the Patriots QB options, trading Stephon Gilmore, and pursuing recent releasees.
45 min
125
A Tale of Two Kyles: Van Noy, Rudolph on the Ne...
Mike is joined by Clare ‘ClazzyClare’ Cooper to discuss the Patriots possible pursuit of TE Kyle Rudolph and LB Kyle Van Noy.
43 min
126
Tuesday Trilogy: Free Agency, Trades and Draft ...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to talk Gilmore on the trade block, Alex Smith under center and ‘Bama draft prospects.
40 min
127
Monday with Murph: New England Patriots Defensi...
Murph joins Mike to discuss Julian Edelman’s knee, Minshew as QB and Patriots going cornerback early in the 2021 NFL Draft.
41 min
128
Encore! On With the Scho, Part II: New England ...
Mike and Mark Schofield continue their discussion by driving into the Patriots free agency strategy for 2021.
25 min
129
On With the Scho: New England Patriots Opt-Outs...
Mark Schofield joins Mike to discuss The return of Patriots Opt-Outs, No Combine in 2021 and Trey Lance in New England?
42 min
130
Crossover, Boston-Style: Locked On Patriots mee...
Mike is joined by Gabrielle Star, host of Locked On Red Sox for a Boston Sports Special Edition Crossover
31 min
131
Receivers and Reason: New England Patriots WR O...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to discuss Cam Newton’s push for a Foxboro Return, and to profile three WR NFL Draft Prospects.
44 min
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Mocks and Musings: Milano, Cam’s Melodrama and ...
Murph joins Mike to talk Cam Newton’s busy weekend, Matt Milano to NE (?) and Pats’ O-Line Draft Prospects.
44 min
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Homecoming Weekend? Jimmy, Jacoby or Jarrett as...
Mike welcomes Alex Barth to discuss the Wentz trade, its impact on the Patriots and potential homecomings.
37 min
134
Taylor-Made: Kyles’ Case for Cam as Patriots 20...
Mike is joined by Taylor Kyles of Pats Pulpit to make the case for Cam Newton to remain QB of the Patriots in 2021.
39 min
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Wisdomous Wednesday: Patriots Draft Talk on our...
Murph joins Mike to talk top offensive and defensive prospects for the Patriots in the 2021 NFL Draft.
42 min
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Requisite Reason: Hardegree and the QBs; Maybe ...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to talk quarterback coaching and potential veteran and rookie QBs
40 min
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Special Edition: MidWeek Mailbag: Patriots QBs,...
Mike opens the MidWeek Mailbag to address listeners’ questions surrounding the 2021 Patriots season.
43 min
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Friday with Fox: Patriots in on Watt? Free Agen...
Mike welcomes Tanya Ray Fox to discuss JJ Watt’s chances of landing in Foxboro and Patriots free agent pursuits.
53 min
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Foxboro Finance 101: PatsCap Talks Patriots 202...
Mike is joined by Miguel ‘PatsCap’ Benzan to discuss the Patriots salary cap situation heading into 2021.
48 min
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First Draft? Patriots Wise to Target Tight End,...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to talk Patriots tight end and defensive line prospects in the upcoming 2021 NFL Draft.
36 min
142
Seventh Heaven? Brady and the Bucs are Super Bo...
Murph joins Mike to recap Super Bowl LV, talk Tom Brady’s legacy, and what is in store for the Patriots in 2021.
45 min
143
Still The One? Brady the Buc, Always a Patriot;...
Mike is joined by Ian Glendon of Full Press Coverage to preview Super Bowl LV and talk Patriots Super Bowl Past.
38 min
144
Throwback Thursday: Patriots-Chiefs in Week Fou...
Mike hops into the ‘Belichickian Time Machine’ to Week Four’s Patriots-Chiefs Matchup, and examines its Super Bowl tie-ins.
39 min
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Wednesday Wit with Sap: Patriots Pursuing Carr?...
Mike is joined by John Sapochetti to discuss the Derek Carr rumors, Danny Amendola’s on “The Patriot Way” and Super Bowl LV.
39 min
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Reasonable Tout? - Patriots Defensive Draft Pro...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to talk Patriots Defensive Prospects and try to stifle the Brady vs. Belichick narrative.
36 min
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Patriots QB Qualms: Mike and Murph talk, Staffo...
Murph joins Mike to discuss how the Stafford trade and Jimmy G rumors might affect the Patriots search for their 2021 signal caller.
37 min
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Mac the Rife? - Lazar talks Jones, WRs and Patr...
Mike is joined by Evan Lazar of CLNS Media to preview the 2021 Senior Bowl from a Patriots perspective.
40 min
149
Sara’s Standouts: Patriots 2020 Top Performers ...
Mike welcomes Sara Marshall of Full Press Coverage to talk Patriots 2020 Standouts and which star will shine brightest in 2021.
37 min
150
Send It to the Secondary - 2021 Outlook for Pat...
Mike takes a deep dive into the Patriots positional depth charts at cornerback and safety for 2021.
38 min
151
Homeland Defense: Improving the Patriots’ Front...
Mike welcomes Steve Balestrieri to discuss the Patriots options for improving their defensive line, and linebacking corps in 2021.
36 min
152
Return of the Matt: Patricia Back in Foxboro, C...
Murph joins Mike to discuss Matt Patricia’s return, the chances of Matthew Stafford in New England, and Super Bowl LV.
40 min
153
On With the Scho: McDaniels, Edelman and Patrio...
Mike welcomes USA Today’s Mark Schofield to talk Patriots in 2021, and offer a preview of Conference Championship Weekend.
49 min
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MidWeek Mailbag: Patriots Free Agency and Draft...
Mike opens the MidWeek Mailbag to answer his listeners’ questions surrounding the Patriots offseason strategy
35 min
155
Times Are Changing Tuesday - Patriots Face Chan...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to discuss the impact of Josh McDaniels’ departure and a change in the Patriots 2021 Draft preparations.
42 min
156
Just Josh-in? Patriots’ OC might be headed to P...
Murph joins Mike to discuss the NFL Playoffs Divisional Round, Tom Brady and the Bucs and the possible departure of Josh McDaniels.
40 min
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Pro Football Guru Friday: Russell Baxter Talks ...
Mike welcomes Russell S. Baxter of Pro Football Guru to talk NFL Playoffs and the Patriots 2021 Prognosis.
46 min
158
Tight End Thursday: Pats Need Improvement at th...
Mike welcomes Clare Cooper to discuss the prognosis of the 2021 New England Patriots, at the tight end position.
42 min
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Wideout Wednesday: Patriots 2021 Wide Receiver ...
Mike welcomes columnist John Sapochetti to discuss the potential of the Patriots’ corps of wide receivers in 2021.
41 min
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Re-Born to Run: Talking Patriots Running Backs ...
Mike welcomes Steve Balestrieri to discuss the potential fate of the Patriots corps of running backs in 2021.
39 min
161
Building on Strength: Patriots to Enhance Speci...
Murph joins Mike to discuss the Patriots’ need to maintain their prowess on special teams and on the offensive line.
44 min
162
Football Friday with Fox: Patriots Offseason Ta...
Mike is joined by Tanya Ray Fox of FS1 to discuss Cam Newton, Josh McDaniels, Free Agents and Deshaun Watson rumors.
53 min
163
Upon Further Review: Patriots QBs with Auburn R...
Mike welcomes Zac Blackerby, host of Locked On Auburn to evaluate the 2020 performances of Patriots QBs Cam Newton and Jarrett Stidham.
40 min
164
MidWeek Mailbag: Patriots Offseason Questions —...
Mike opens the MidWeek Mailbag for the first time in 2021 to address listeners’ questions about the Patriots offseason.
38 min
165
Cornerstones: Patriots Must Start Building 2021...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to discuss the potential young blocks on which the Patriots might build in 2021.
34 min
166
2020 is Hindsight: Patriots defeat Jets in Seas...
Murph joins Mike to discuss the Patriots 28-14 win over the Jets to close 2020, and what it means for 2021.
41 min
167
Crossover Thursday - Patriots host Jets in 2020...
Mike is joined by John Butchko, host of Locked On Jets to preview Sunday’s 2020 Season Finale in Foxboro.
47 min
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Wisdom and Cap Wealth - PatsCap Talks Patriots ...
Miguel ‘PatsCap’ Benzan joins Mike to discuss the Patriots Salary Cap situation heading into 2021.
45 min
169
Beaten By Buffalo: Patriots Downed by Bills 38-...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to break down the Patriots 38-9 loss to the Buffalo Bills on Monday Night Football.
42 min
170
Buffalo Wing and a Prayer? - Patriots-Bills Pre...
Murph joins Mike to preview Monday Night’s Patriots-Bills Week 16 Matchup from Foxboro.
41 min
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Crossover Thursday: Patriots vs. Bills, Part II...
Mike is joined by Joe Marino, host of Locked On Bills to preview Monday’s matchup between the Patriots and Bills.
46 min
172
Standouts Standing Tall; Is Cam Still the QB1? ...
Mike welcomes Sara Marshall of Full Press Coverage to discuss Cam Newton’s status and Patriots’ Standouts in 2020.
40 min
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Trudging Ahead: Patriots Use the Present to For...
Mike welcomes Steve Balestrieri to discuss the Patriots 2020 Pro Bowlers and start looking ahead to the Bills.
37 min
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On to 2021: Patriots Fall to Dolphins 22-12 — 1...
Murph joins Mike to break down the Patriots 22-12 loss to the Miami Dolphins in Week 15.
41 min
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How to Succeed in South Beach: Patriots-Dolphin...
Mike is joined by Bernd Buchmasser of Pats Pulpit of SB Nation to preview Sunday’s Pats-Dolphins matchup.
41 min
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Crossover Thursday - Patriots vs. Dolphins in W...
Mike is joined by Kyle Crabbs, host of Locked On Dolphins to preview Sunday’s Pats-Fins matchup in South Beach.
37 min
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Discussing ‘The Dynasty’ — Patriots Talk with J...
Mike welcomes author Jeff Benedict to discuss his book ‘The Dynasty’ in which he chronicles the New England Patriots franchise.
36 min
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Time for 2021? - Patriots Slim Playoff Hopes Sp...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to discuss the Patriots plans for the future, starting with Miami on Sunday.
34 min
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Next-Move Monday: Patriots Looking Ahead to 202...
Murph joins Mike to discuss the impact of the Patriots loss to the Rams, and its impact on the Pats in 2021.
40 min
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Sour Sequel - Patriots fall to Rams, 24-3 — 12/...
Mike is joined by Mark Schofield to break down the Patriots loss to the Rams, and what the future holds in Foxboro.
41 min
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Crossover Thursday - Patriots-Rams GAME DAY - 1...
Mike is joined by Sosa Kremenjas, host of Locked On Rams to preview Patriots-Rams.
47 min
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Take Two: Patriots Plan to stop Goff, Donald - ...
Mike plays a game of “Take Two” outlining how the Pats might stop the 'Hollywood Duo' of Jared Goff and Aaron Donald.
27 min
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Quick Turn-Around Tuesday: Pats Looking Ahead t...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to talk Pats-Chargers and the quick turn-around for the Rams on Thursday.
39 min
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Charge Complete: Patriots Dismantle Chargers 45...
Murph joins Mike to break down the Patriots 45-0 beating of the Chargers on Sunday.
41 min
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All Charged Up: Patriots-Chargers Preview - 12/...
Mike is joined by Fernando Ramirez of Sports Illustrated to preview Sunday’s Patriots-Chargers tilt in Los Angeles.
43 min
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Crossover Thursday: Patriots take on the Charge...
Mike is joined by David Drogemeier of Locked On Chargers to break down Sunday’s matchup in LA.
42 min
187
MidWeek Mailbag - Your Patriots-Chargers Questi...
Mike opens the MidWeek Mailbag to address your questions regarding Sunday’s Patriots-Chargers matchup.
39 min
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Take-Two Tuesday: A Deeper Dive into the Pats’ ...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to discuss the unsung heroes of New England’s win over Arizona on Sunday.
38 min
189
A Win Was In The Cards: Patriots-Cardinals Reca...
Murph joins Mike to break down the Patriots 20-17 victory over the Arizona Cardinals in Week 12.
41 min
190
Crossover Friday - Patriots-Cardinals Preview a...
Mike is joined by Bo Brack and Alex Clancy to preview Sunday’s Patriots-Cardinals showdown.
31 min
191
Cam vs. Kyler: Talking Patriots-Cardinals Quart...
Mike is joined by Mark Schofield to discuss Sunday’s matchup between Patriots QB Cam Newton and Cardinals’ QB Kyler Murray.
36 min
192
To Be...or Not To Be? Patriots Need Improvement...
Mike is joined by Steve Balestrieri to talk Patriots Injuries and Much-Needed Areas of Improvement.
42 min
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Texas Two-Steps-Back - Patriots Fall to Texans ...
Murph joins Mike to break down the Patriots 27-20 loss to the Houston Texans in Week Eleven
34 min
194
Staying Hot in Houston? — Patriots-Texans Previ...
Mike is joined by Alex Barth of 98.5 The Sports Hub to preview Sunday’s Patriots-Texans matchup.
37 min
195
Crossover Thursday: Patriots take on the Texans...
Mike is joined by John Hickman of Locked On Texans to preview Sunday’s matchup between the Patriots and Texans.
39 min
196
Midweek Reason - Patriots Move Forward to Houst...
Mike welcomes Steve Balestrieri to lend some MidWeek Reason to the Patriots’ home stretch playoff pursuit.
32 min
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Turning Point Tuesday: Are the Patriots Contend...
Mike is joined by Wayne Harvey of ESPN Radio, 9.29 The Ticket To talk Patriots playoff chances.
38 min
198
Ravens and the Rain: Patriots Overcome Both for...
Murph joins Mike to break down the Patriots 23-17 victory over the Baltimore Ravens.
41 min
199
Lazar’s Baltimore Lowdown: Patriots-Ravens Prev...
Mike welcomes Evan Lazar of CLNS Media to preview the Patriots-Ravens matchup from a Pats perspective.
35 min
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Crossover Thursday: Patriots host Ravens on Sun...
Kevin Oestreicher, host of Locked On Ravens, joins Mike to break down Sunday’s Patriots-Ravens matchup.
42 min