CAN WE FLEECE THE PATRIOTS??

Posted June 26, 2013

WITH Rob Gronkowski falling apart and Aaron Hernandez being fitted for a wedding gown, it seemed the Patriots would be thin at TE, so I took a look. 

It's worse than I thought.

For a team that just gave away Wes Welker, and is accustomed to having 2 of the leagues better TE's, the Pats are scraping the bottom now. Their TOP guy at the position now is Jake Ballard. Yeah him. The former Giant, who was completely out of football in 2012 due to an ACL injury. 

Maybe the Patriots will tap the Eagles or Raiders for a TE? Wouldn't it be neat if the Eagles could somehow fob Clay Harbor off on them for a 3rd or 4th rounder in the 2015 Draft? Or if the Raiders could sell them on David Ausberry for a 5th or 6th rounder in 2014? 

 

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