Originally written February 27, 2013 on Patriots Life:
With the future of Wes Welker and Brandon Lloyd still in doubt, the New England Patriots will probably be targeting Wide Receivers in the off-season. And there are certainly some good pass catchers available in the upcoming draft. However, with a lack of draft picks to use, it's important that the Patriots pick the right guy. Here are 5 receivers we at Patriots Life have selected to look out for in the draft process: Keenan Allen - California Allen is a 6-3, 206 lbs receiver who could be exactly what the Patriots have been lacking since the days of Randy Moss. He got the size and speed to get separation from corners, and make catches in tight spots. Throw this kid a jump ball and he'll catch it, throw him a quick slant and he'll catch that too. He was also utilised in College as a returner and on screen passes too. Those are skills that will be regarded very highly in the Patriots offense. They might have to hope teams pas son him though, as it appears he'll be goin...
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