Originally written on Patriots Life  |  Last updated 1/28/13
The New England Patriots came into this season with the pundits praising their wide receivers. However, as many of you know, through injuries and underperformance, the Patriots wide receivers became a hotbed for criticism and the need for improvement was apparent. Right now, the Patriots have three wide receivers going who are unrestricted free agents: Deion Branch Julian Edelman Wes Welker I'm going to argue that the Patriots should sign Edelman and Welker to mid-long term deals, and if Branch has no interest and will take a smaller salary, sign him for a year too because the depth is so thin at the position. Besides, my guess is that Branch will end up getting claimed off of waivers by the Patriots anyways. Along with these three, here are some big name players that will also be entering FA with my commentary on how the Patriots should look at each beside their names: Danny Amendola - No thank you. Small, possession wide receiver position is currently being taken by every P...
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