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, kick up your feet, and get ready for some Sunday NFL action. The Pats clinch home-field advantage with a win today! The links begin after the jump…
- Wes Welker’s the newest Twitter superstar from the Patriots.
- DB Malcolm Williams was signed to the regular roster from the practice squad while DE Alex Silvestro was re-signed to the practice squad.
- Here are predictions for this week’s games from NFL Network’s Albert Breer. Check back later this morning for Musket Fire’s predictions.
- The Patriots are flying under the radar this season, according to some.
- TE Aaron Hernandez isn’t mad about what many refer to as a Pro Bowl snub.
- Vince Wilfork warns that if the team continues the slow starts seen over the last couple of weeks, they’ll soon, “regret it.”