Published Feb 12, 2018 at 3:14 PM | Updated at 3:37 PM EST on Feb 12, 2018
The New England Patriots are no strangers to drama. They've cut one of their best players (Lawyer Milloy) before the season opener and then had to play against him in Week 1. They've had to endure rumors that their head coach (Bill Parcells) was leaving during the week leading up to the Super Bowl. They've even hired a head coach (Bill Belichick) after it had already been announced that he would be coaching a division rival. And that's without even mentioning Spygate or Deflategate. But the events of the past week may top all of it, if only for the sheer strangeness of the stories coming out of Foxboro since the Patriots' Super Bowl loss to the Eagles. Here's a look at what's transpired since Feb. 4.