Posts Tagged ‘robert kraft’

New England Owner Robert Kraft Wants WR Wes Welker to be a “Patriot for Life”

Patriots owner Robert Kraft hasn’t backed off his stance that he’d like to reach a contract agreement with receiver Wes Welker, going as far as to say he wants Welker to be a “Patriot for life” according to Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald. Kraft spoke with NFL Network on Tuesday at the league meetings […]

Wife of Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Dies at 68

Myra Kraft, the wife of Patriots owner Robert Kraft died Wednesday morning following a battle with cancer. The Patriots issued the following statement on Wednesday: “Words cannot express the deep sorrow that we feel in learning of the passing of Myra Hiatt Kraft,” the club’s statement read. “Myra passed away early this morning after a […]

Patriots Owner Kraft on the Lockout: “I Believe We Can Do a Deal Very Quickly”

Patriots owner Robert Kraft expressed concern Sunday that the NFL’s ongoing labor dispute is reaching a breaking point with fans according to Mike Reiss of ESPNBoston. “One of my concerns is that we not aggravate our fan base, and we have to be very careful. I think we’re coming to that point now where we […]

Patriots Owner Says Contract Talks With Brady “Cooking”

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft spoke with a group of reporters as he left the practice fields behind Gillette Stadium this afternoon, and the subject of quarterback Tom Brady’s contract came up. Boston.com reports: Kraft was asked “anything shaking on the front with No. 12?” He responded, rushing off from the noisy area, “We’re cooking.” And […]

Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Remembers Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner

Legendary New York Yankee’s owner George Steinbrenner (1930-2010) passed away at the age of 80 on July 13th. Steinbrenner’s legacy is that he essentially created the modern sports franchise owner. Steinbrenner epitomized what fans could want in their owner, he went all out to win every season, genuinely cared about the product on the field, […]

Krafts Sponsor Overseas Football League

No folks, the headline is not a typo or a joke. A National Football League owner is sponsoring an overseas football league, believe it or not. According to the Associated Press, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft – namely his family – have recently completed an agreement that would make the family the title sponsor […]

LB Porter Speaks Out About Patriots; Spygate

Former Steeler now Dolphins LB Joey Porter has always been known to speak his mind, and today Porter took his voice to NFL Live on ESPN, and took some shots at the Patriots, a team that beat Porters Steelers in two AFC title games when he was with the black and gold.  ESPN emailed some […]