"Over the three months since winning Super Bowl 53 Stephen Gostkowski Jersey , the New England Patriots saw considerable departures through all levels of their organization: from players leaving via free agency or retirement, to coaches joining other clubs, to off-field personnel jumping ship. The offensive side of the football was hit particularly hard, with some key pieces of the team’s 2018 championship squad exiting one way or another.The biggest of them is, of course, tight end Rob Gronkowski. Coming off a statistical down-year that still ended in a productive postseason run and ultimately his third title, the future Hall of Famer decided to call it a career after nine record-breaking seasons. He is joined on the list of ex-Patriots by starting left tackle Trent Brown as well as rotational wide receivers Chris Hogan and Cordarrelle Patterson — all of whom left New England in free agency.Furthermore, two assistant coaches also decided to end their tenures with the club: wide receivers coach Chad O’Shea will serve as the Miami Dolphins’ new offensive coordinator moving forward Womens Duke Dawson Jersey , with assistant quarterbacks coach Jerry Schuplinski joining him to serve in the same role. But despite their departures, and those of Gronkowski and company, the Patriots offense remains a model of stability in the NFL.Three men are responsible for that. Head coach Bill Belichick, offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Josh McDaniels, and quarterback Tom Brady will all return for yet another season together — their twelfth season together, and eighth straight since McDaniels returned into the fold following his rather unsuccessful stints as head coach of the Denver Broncos and offensive coordinator of the then-St. Louis Rams.The experience the three men share when it comes to working alongside each other is virtually unrivaled in the NFL. While Belichick and Brady are unquestioned in their respective roles, McDaniels is the second longest-tenured offensive coordinator in the league behind only the New Orleans Saints’ Pete Carmichael. Carmichael is entering his tenth straight season as the Saints’ offensive coordinator, but had to work under a different head coach in 2012 due to Sean Payton’s year-long suspension.New Orleans’ offensive core http://www.patriotslockerroom.com/authentic-trent-brown-jersey , which also includes quarterback Drew Brees, is the only one with similar stability year-in and year-out as the Patriots. Behind the two teams is a sizable gap to the next longest-tenured top trio: Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn enters his third season working alongside offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt and quarterback Philip Rivers. No other offense in the NFL has all three roles tied to the same persons for more than a year.In fact, eight teams enter their 2019 campaigns with first-year head coaches at the helm. A staggering fifteen — almost half of the league — have new offensive signal callers in place. Meanwhile, up to five teams are expected to field new starting quarterbacks. Safe to say that turnover is the one constant in the NFL, but one the Patriots have successfully avoided at the three most important offensive spots. After the New England Patriots went up 7-0 off an impressive opening drive, it did not take the Los Angeles Chargers long to fight back. A busted coverage by Pro Bowl cornerback Stephon Gilmore allowed Pro Bowl wide receiver Keenan Allen to find the end zone on a wide open 43-yard touchdown reception. New England, however, responded in style.The Patriots had another long touchdown drive Duron Harmon Jersey , that saw a series of big plays being made by wide receiver Julian Edelman: the veteran registered catches of 14 and 28 yards to set up the second touchdown run of the day for first-round rookie Sony Michel:Michel is playing a big role early on and at the end of the first quarter stands at nine runs for 43 yards and two scores as well as one 9-yard reception. Meanwhile, Julian Edelman and James White have carried the bulk of the passing offense: they caught 4 passes for 59 and 6 for 42, respectively. Tom Brady, meanwhile, is 11 of 14 for 110 yards.
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