Top 10 Best New England Patriots Players All Time

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Patriot Players is an American football team in Greater Boston region headquartered at Gillette Stadium. Patriots compete in NFL as a member of the American Football Conference. The team was formerly known as Boston Patriots and their rivalry with New York Jets is considered as one of the most bitter rivalries with NFL. The patriots have recorded highest number of super bowls in the franchise history and known as one of the most successful team in NFL. Here is a list of some of the best Patriots.

1.Tom Brady

Thomas Edward Patrick Brady Jr born in 1977 and signed a contract with Patriots in 2000 NFL draft. He is one of the two player (other being Charles Haley) who had won fiver super bowls and only quarterback to win five. Throughout his career with Patriots, he had earned distinguished records including 5 Super Bowl wins, two league MVP’s and 4 super bowl MVP’s.

02.Troy Brown

Patriots selected him  in the 8th round of the NFL draft in 1993. His first year as starter was in 2000. Along with Tom Brady in 2001 led the Patriots to Super Bowl and earning his trip to Pro Bowl. Brown is also know as the all time leading punt returner and second Patriot in receptions

03.John Hannah

Nincknamed as “Hog” played for New England Patriots for 12 years in NFL. Hannah had excelled as a run blocker and pass protector in his football career. He became the first Patriot who was  in to the Pro Bowl- Hall of Fame. He secured 3rd rank of Top 10 New England Patriots Players All Time

04.Rob Gronkowski

“Gronk” grew in Nee York and joined Patriots in 2010 with a four year contract. He is notable for his fun loving personality. He also ranked as 9th of top player list of NFL in 2016.

05.Mike Haynes

Played as cornerback for Patriots. With his speed and range he became a best punt return specialist and an outstanding defensive back. In 1976, he played as a rookie with eight interception and the same year also won the defensive rookie of the year.

06.Ty Law

Won three Super Bowls with Patriot and signed the contract in 1995. He is also  one of the best defensive back of all time and was 20th member in the Patriots Hall of Fame. In 2005 he was released by Patriots and since then Law represented Patriots in few games as an honorary team captain.Law has been 6th of Top 10 New England Patriots Players All Time.

07.Andre Tippett

Born in Alabama and was drafted by NFL in 1982. Was a linebacker and currently he is the executive director of community affairs for Patriots. He was awarded twice as defensive player of the week. He spent his entire 12 year career span with Patriots.

08.Steve Nelson

Played for New England Patriots between 1974-1987 and became the center of the Patriots defense. After his retirement,  he coached for the team until Curry College got into the role. Recently he became a wel known football analyst and has been coming on local TV shows and radios.

09.Stanley Morgan

Born in South Carolina and one of the greatest receiver in Patriots. He played 13 seasons with Patriots and played one season with Indianapolis Colts.He is the 9th of Top 10 New England Patriots Players All Time.

10.Adam Vinatieri

He had played four super bowls with Patriots. He holds the record of highest super bowl appearances and four super bowl wins amongst the placekickers. People  call him “Mr. Clutch” due to his success rate when kicking under pressure during his tenure with NFL. People named him as “Automatic Adam” for his accuracy and “Iceman” for his control under pressure.

 

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