Good morning! The First Shot provides you with a healthy helping of links to the top Patriots-related stories around the internet to get your day started. Enjoy your breakfast, your coffee, put off your work (if you’re stuck working today, just keep an eye out for the boss), and get your early morning football fix. The links begin after the jump…
- ESPN Boston’s Mike Reiss explains how the Patriots spent their Thanksgiving after practice.
- If you missed CBS’ segment on Tom Brady and his mentor Tom Martinez you can check it out here.
- CSNNE’s Tom Curran looks at a desperate Eagles team.
- The Boston Herald’s Ian Rapoport takes a look at the Patriots secondary.
- Rob Gronkowski will be spiking pucks instead of footballs.