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As the draft approaches and official visits are out of the way, we know many players that the Patriots have had contact with in the 2013 class, but that doesn’t always matter with New England.
With little action left in free agency, the team’s needs are clearer, and there are likely only four or five positions the team should be picking from in the first two rounds. The Patriots have a hole at cornerback, wide receiver, linebacker and defensive end. They could also opt for a guard or defensive tackle in those spots, but the right players would have to drop for that to happen.
In our seven-round Patriots mock draft, New England takes cornerback Jamar Taylor out of Boise State with the No. 29 overall pick. Taylor is one of the best press-man corners in the draft, and could fill in for Alfonzo Dennard or Aqib Talib in an instant. With a one-year deal for Talib, Taylor could play as a reserve for a year before taking over as a starter if Talib can’t be re-signed.
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New England Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio identified the defensive backs as a particular position with a lot of versatile and productive players in this years draft that the Patriots could target, and says the offensive line and receivers also have a good groups of players.
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According to the Boston Herald, Patriots’ punter Zoltan Mesko and cornerback Kyle Arrington will be holding an NFL draft party next week that will benefit the victims of the Boston marathon bombings.Patriots cornerback Kyle Arrington and Zoltan Mesko are hosting a draft party Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Kowloon in Saugus, Mass., and they’ve announced a portion of the proceeds...
"Any given Sunday" means that when two teams play (regardless of the day), either team has just as much chance of putting together the winning formula for that particular game. Although we can play the percentages, as many of us do in fantasy leagues around the world, there is virtual uncertainty in the end.This year, the New England Patriots have their work cut out for...
After Boston and it’s immediate surrounding area was on lockdown for hours on Friday during the pursuit of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the region breathed a collective sigh of relief when local, state and federal law enforcement caught suspect No. 2.
Watertown and Boston locals weren’t the only ones showing their appreciation for the efforts in catching...
The New England Patriots boast one of the most passionate fanbases in the NFL. People are starting to question if they win again under the Bill Belichick and Tom Brady regime?The Patriots are always competitive and seem to always be in the Super Bowl or very close to the big game. But it seems like their best days might just be behind them. Their last Super Bowl championship was...
“The Patriots use one of the most complicated schemes for a receiver because so much is...
I think the Patriots just want to be the prettiest team in the NFL.
Every year, I pay less and less attention to the NFL Draft and every year I’m scrambling on draft day to figure out who all the names are that the New England Patriots might draft. Sorry, I really don’t care about random Division 1 FCS player is the huge sleeper or whether so and so got arrested and that’s why he fell. I’ll read about them after they are drafted and make...
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2013 PATRIOTS PRESEASON SCHEDULE
Friday, Aug. 9
at Philadelphia Eagles
7:30 p.m. ET
Patriots Preseason Network
Friday, Aug. 16
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
8:00 p.m. ET
The New England Patriots have been so good for so long that they almost have to be an aging bunch, don’t you think? But in fact just the opposite is true. A recent post on Pats Pulpit revealed this team has just a handful of starters over 30.
Head Coach Bill Belichick is not only a master on the field on game days, but he’s mastered the art of knowing just when to churn through...
It’s draft week! There’s no better part of the offseason, and a week from today, the 2013 Patriots will have taken shape before nearly three months of the dreaded void.
Let’s enjoy it!
The New England Patriots have been slowly but surely bolstering the defensive secondary over the past year. This week is a prime opportunity to continue that work.With the start of the 2013 NFL Draft just a couple days away, The Pats' director of player personnel Nick Caserio spoke with the media Monday about all things draft. And while Caserio didn't let any top secret info...