Andrew Callahan, Boston Herald

Andrew Callahan

Boston Herald

Boston, MA, United States

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Recent:
  • Boston Herald
Past:
  • The Lowell Sun
  • San Jose Mercury News
  • Daily Bulletin
  • O.C. Register
  • East Bay Times
  • Pioneer Press
  • The Denver Post

Recent articles by Andrew:

Patriots sign first-round rookie OL Cole Strange, per reports

Strange inked a four-year deal worth $12.25 million, per Spotrac. All first-round rookie contracts include a fifth-year team option. Strange was taken with the 29th pick in last April's draft out of Chattanooga. → Read More

Patriots cancel final minicamp, OTA practices

The minicamp practice cancellation is near unprecedented in the Bill Belichick era, though ending OTAs early has become commonplace in recent years. The team's extra free time is seen as a reward for players' hard work throughout the offseason. → Read More

Patriots WR Jakobi Meyers hoping for a long-term extension amid contract uncertainty

Meyers is the only player on the Patriots roster not currently under contract, though the team owns his rights after placing a second-round restricted free-agent tender on him this offseason. → Read More

How Rob Williams unlocked the Celtics’ Game 3 win over the Warriors

Why the Celtics owe their big Game 3 win to Rob Williams. → Read More

Patriots minicamp Day 2: Mac Jones strikes deep, Malcolm Butler grabs an INT

Mac Jones’ deep ball is thriving at Patriots’ minicamp and lots more observations from Foxboro. → Read More

How different is the new Patriots offense? Bill Belichick, players explains

Here’s how the Patriots offense has changed under Matt Patricia and Joe Judge. → Read More

Bill Belichick undecided on Patriots’ new play-caller, Matt Patricia reportedly ‘an early favorite’

Here’s the latest on the Patriots’ next offensive play-caller. → Read More

Bill Belichick, Patriots seeing the same old Malcolm Butler in practice

It’s been four years since Malcolm Butler wore a Patriots uniform. But teammates and coaches see the same player. → Read More

Don’t underestimate Patriots rookie CB Marcus Jones

Jones was a unanimous All-American selection as a returner last season, when he finished with an NCAA record nine career return touchdowns. He also played offense, where in a limited sample, he looked unguardable as a slot receiver; a pint-sized package of elite quickness, long speed and ball skills. → Read More

Will the Patriots re-sign Dont’a Hightower? Bill Belichick answers

What are the odds of a Patriots reunion with Dont’a Hightower? → Read More

Bill Belichick coaches offense again, Mac Jones stays late and more Patriots OTA observations

Behind second-year quarterback Mac Jones, the Patriots again fielded more than 85% of their roster for Tuesday's OTA practice outside Gillette Stadium. → Read More

Patriots linebackers Raekwon McMillan, Cameron McGrone ready to take over in the middle

Two Patriots linebackers could make all the difference for Bill Belichick’s defense this season. → Read More

Bill Belichick addresses Patriots’ next offensive play-caller

Bill Belichick was in no mood to discuss this topic Monday. → Read More

Bill Belichick leads the offense, Mac Jones shines and more Patriots OTAs observations

The Patriots offense took its first step into a few era Monday, with Mac Jones and Bill Belichick working closely over a non-padded, voluntary practice outside Gillette Stadium. → Read More

Patriots finalize preseason schedule versus Giants, Panthers, Raiders

The Patriots play their first two preseason games at home before traveling for their summer finale at Las Vegas on Aug. 26. → Read More

Patriots’ Ty Montgomery keeps offensive role a mystery

Montgomery, 29, failed to make a significant impact for the weapons-starved Saints last season. He hasn’t topped 200 scrimmage yards since 2018, despite playing regular-season game for the Jets in 2019 and 14 last year in New Orleans. → Read More

Patriots-Raiders preseason game set for Aug. 26

The Patriots will also play the Giants and Panthers in the preseason at dates and times yet to be determined. Those exhibitions will kick off in Foxboro, with Carolina also reportedly visiting for joint practices. → Read More

Joe Judge explains how he’ll coach Patriots QB Mac Jones

Judge added Monday that he'll also be working with the Patriots' skill-position players, something he did in 2019 as the team's special teams coordinator/wide receivers coach. The Pats offensive staff was in upheaval after the departure of offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Josh McDaniels, who took three assistants with him to Las Vegas. → Read More

Vince Wilfork elected to Patriots Hall of Fame over Mike Vrabel, Logan Mankins

Wilfork becomes the 32nd member of the Patriots Hall of Fame. The date and time of his induction in Foxboro is TBD. → Read More

Celtics’ Ime Udoka, Heat coach Erik Spoelstra go back decades

In 2013 and 2014, Spoelstra's Heat split two Finals battles with the Spurs, whom Udoka worked for as an assistant coach from 2012-2019. Before that, Udoka, a native of Portland, Oregon, watched Spoelstra play college ball in his backyard. → Read More