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Albany Product Dion Lewis Gets Big Role Opening Night
Many believed that Albany Academy's Dion Lewis was a bubble player for the New England Patriots going into the 2015 NFL season. Now, he has a chance to be an immediate impact player. Lewis is slated to take a majority of the third down plays in the Patriots opening game against the Pittsburgh S…
Dion Lewis Continues Charge For Roster Spot
Albany native Dion Lewis continued his charge to make the New England Patriots roster this week.
Lewis caught four passes for 20 yards and a touchdown in the Pats' 17-16 win over the Panthers. It's the second consecutive week he's had with a touchdown...
Albany Native Making Strong Case to Make 'Pats
The Patriots beat the Saints 26-24 on Saturday night in New Orleans.
Why should you care? Sure, Jimmy Garropolo, played well for the 'Pats, going 28-33 for a touchdown.
But the real reason? Albany native Dion Lewis excelled for New England in a performance that could go a long way in his making t…
Local Products Make Preseason Debuts
It was unceremonious and none of them made the official stat sheet, but yesterday was the first professional football game of the season for Albany natives Dion Lewis and Joe Vellano, and the first of their professional careers for Albany products Andrew Franks and Brian Parker...
Dion Lewis Signs Futures Contract with Patriots
Albany native and Albany Academy graduate Dion Lewis has signed a futures contract with the New England Patriots.
Lewis, a running back, has spent time in the Eagles, Browns, and Colts organizations.
A futures contract means that the 24-year-old back can join the Patriots in offseason activities in pr…
Giants Work Out Albany Native
The Giants worked out several players during their bye week on Tuesday, including former Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor and former Cowboys running back Felix Jones.
Also on the workout list? Former Albany High School and Albany Academy player Dion Lewis...
Update On NFL Players With Albany Area Ties
Everyone is all fired up for the start of the NFL season. 
You've got your favorite team to root for.  You'll also be rooting for your fantasy football team.  Well, here are a couple of other players you might want to keep an eye on this year.