Found May 01, 2013 on NESN.com:
With Brandon Lloyd and Wes Welker gone, Tom Brady needs someone to throw to, right? The Welker role was famously filled by free agent Danny Amendola, who is expected to play Z receiver in two-wide sets and slot receiver in three-wide sets. But Lloyd’s role in the offense will be the best competition to watch as rookie mini-camp, OTAs and training camp draw near. There are four or five options currently on the Patriots’ roster who could grab that role. The two that Patriots fans are likely hoping will take the reins are rookies Aaron Dobson and Josh Boyce. Both players certainly have the speed, size and hands to grab a starting role in the offense, but picking up the playbook will be the tricky part. Neither player comes from a pro style offense, and Dobson especially wasn’t asked to run an assortment of routes at Marshall. But the Patriots could simplify their offense for the rookies if they want to put the best talent in those positions. The two could also share the role with Dobso...
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