New England Patriots

Jul 30, 2022; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots defensive end Christian Barmore (90) works with a training aid at the Patriots training camp at Gillette Stadium. Credit: Eric Canha-USA TODAY Sports

  • The Patriots held their first padded practice of training camp on Monday, as the team begins the truly competitive part of the summer. Who got off to a hot start? Andrew Callahan of the Boston Herald joins Alex Barth to break down the action from Day 5.

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  • (1:18) ‘Growing pains’ on offense

    (3:32) Mac Jones bounces back

    (5:04) How big will Rhamondre Stevenson’s role be this year?

    (8:48) A strong start to Year 2 for Christian Barmore

    (12:50) Cole Strange’s first day in full pads

    (13:40) Other standouts up front

    (16:24) Cornerback battle update

    (18:24) Tyquan Thornton’s performance so far in camp

    (22:11) Looking ahead