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New England Patriots (4-2)

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vs. Car
L 30-33
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W 19-14
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W 24-17
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vs. Atl
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Aaron Hernandez's lawyers target NFL, Riddell in new suit

(TSX / STATS) -- Lawyers for Aaron Hernandez refiled a lawsuit against the NFL and the league's helmet manufacturer in a Massachusetts state court on Monday.

The latest filing came after Hernandez's legal team dropped a federal lawsuit against the league and the New England Patriots last week, opting to pursue its case in state court because they can add more counts.

Hernandez, a former tight end for the Patriots, committed suicide in jail on April 19 while serving a life sentence for murder. Researchers at Boston University later discovered that Hernandez was dealing with chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).

AFC East Division
New England 420.667
Buffalo 320.600
Miami 320.600
New York 330.500
Full Standings
Pass Yds: T. Brady1959
Pass TDs: T. Brady13
Rush Yds: M. Gillislee290
Rush TDs: M. Gillislee4
Rec Yds: B. Cooks472
Rec TDs: C. Hogan5
Int: M. Butler2
Sacks: T. Flowers3.5
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 2472 (1)
Passing Yards: 1959 (1)
Rushing Yards: 613 (15)
Points per game: 28.7 (5)
Yards per game: 412.0 (1)
Touchdowns: 19 (1)
Field Goals: 13 (7)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 2644 (32)
Passing Yards: 2029 (32)
Rushing Yards: 695 (22)
Points per game: 26.5 (30)
Yards per game: 440.7 (32)
Touchdowns: 18 (32)
Field Goals: 9 (11)
Date Player Transactions
10/12 T. Reilly pract. squad add
10/12 W. Tye pract. squad add
10/12 A. Carter pract. squad del
10/12 C. Toner pract. squad del
10/9 A. Carter pract. squad add
10/9 C. Toner pract. squad add
10/9 T. Heinicke pract. squad del
10/9 J. King pract. squad del
9/30 M. Lengel cut
9/30 M. Lengel off IR undisclosed
Date Player Status
10/15 E. Rowe groin (Out)
10/15 R. Burkhead ribs (Questionable)
10/5 E. Rowe groin (Out)
10/5 R. Burkhead ribs (Out)
10/5 E. Roberts ankle (Questionable)
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