For Patriots fans this has been a rough off-season. For everyone else it has been a treat; the mighty may have finally toppled. Finally, one of the many chances that the Patriots and head coach Bill Belichick took back fired on them. Not that what is going on with Aaron Hernandez is good of course; it's tragic to say the least. After playing with fire so many times the Patriots finally got burned.
The big question of course is whether they learned anything from it or if they are still a win at all cost kind of team. Faithful New England fans will be glad to hear that it does appear as if the team has learned a lesson.
The team was all set to add former Duke defensive lineman John Drew to the roster. Drew had a contract in hand, passed his physical, likely a smile on his face, and was looking forward to joining one of the best teams in the league.
Until they said never mind.
Back during his days as a Blue Devil, Drew was arrested with two othe...