FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Before the media was afforded their first glimpse of the 2021 Patriots last Thursday, Bill Belichick stressed that at this stage of the offseason, the focus is more on teaching and having the players becoming more comfortable with coaches’ directives.

PROVIDENCE — Another Providence College basketball player is on the move as coach Ed Cooley now has four open scholarships at his disposal in his quest to lead the Friars back to the NCAA Tournament.