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Three Patriots Rookies to Watch in 2013

In a year when the Patriots did not have many draft picks, they of course found a way to trade their first round pick for a number of later round picks. Normally I would not be happy with them trading down, but in a year where the draft was weaker than most years, I don’t […]

2012 NFL Draft: Potential Patriots – Defensive Line

As the 2012 NFL Draft approaches, the New England Patriots have some glaring needs. One of those needs, as many will agree, is at Defensive End. With the losses of Mark Anderson and presumably Andre Carter, the Patriots will need to fill the void left by their two best pass-rushers. The Patriots have never truly […]

Patriots 2012 Off-Season Priorities: Defensive Ends

In an off-season that perhaps is even more exciting than last year’s lockout-shortened free agency period, the Patriots have plenty of needs. None are bigger, however, than wide receiver and defensive end. Let’s now take a look at defensive end. You will hear people say over the next few days that the Patriots don’t really […]