Found May 18, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
The New England Patriots announced on Friday that they signed second round pick linebacker James Collins and seventh round pick linebacker Steve Beauharnais. The Patriots now have four draft picks under contract.  The other two players they signed were third rounders Logan Ryan and Duron Harmon. Collins, 23, was selected by the Patriots in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft with the 52nd selection overall out of Southern Mississippi. It was the first of two second-round picks by the Patriots in 2013. The 6-foot-3, 250-pounder, began his college career as a safety before moving to linebacker as a sophomore in 2010. He appeared in 52 games with 34 starts and registered 314 total tackles, 21 sacks, seven forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and three interceptions with two returned for touchdowns. Last season he led the team with 92 total tackles and 10 sacks.   Beauharnais, 23, was selected by the Patriots in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL Draft with the 235th selection overall out of Rutgers. It was the second of two seventh round picks by the Patriots in 2013. The 6-foot-2, 230-pounder, was a three-year starter at linebacker. Last season, he started all 13 games at middle linebacker and finished with 83 total tackles. He was named a semifinalist for the Butkus Award following his senior season. Need NFL Tickets? The post Patriots sign two more draft picks appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Losing Patience With Rob Gronkowski

Here in New England and all over the country, nobody burst onto the scene quite like New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. A product of the University of Arizona, Gronkowski was selected in the second round of the 2010 NFL Draft. Like most Patriots rookies, Gronk flew under the radar during his college days. He missed some games in college due to injury, which brought red...

Kyle Love’s Life Keeps Getting Worse

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Here’s some throwback Tom Brady for ya. 

Here’s some throwback Tom Brady for ya. 

New England Patriots Sign Draft Pick CB Logan Ryan

The New England Patriots have agreed with 2013 draft pick, No.83 overall, cornerback Logan Ryan to a four-year deal. Expect Ryan to compete for a backup spot on the roster with a possible increased role if he can prove to adapt to the NFL well. The post New England Patriots Sign Draft Pick CB Logan Ryan appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL News | MLB News | NBA News | NHL News | Fantasy |.

Rob Gronkowski’s woes continues, back issues could also require surgery

When Rob Gronkowski burst onto the scene, he was the prototype tight end. Big and strong, Gronkowski seemed indestructible, but going into his fourth season, he's falling apart at the seams. According to Mike Garafolo of USA TODAY, the once mercurial star’s health is quickly becoming a dark cloud over his career. Gronkowski recently underwent a MRI for a back problem he...

The New England Patriots Reload With Their 2013 Rookie Class

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Gronk to party in Vegas before surgery

Jared Wickerham/ Getty Images LAS VEGAS—With Rob Gronkowski’s  latest surgery news, many thought that the extravaganza entitled “The Summer of Gronk” would be coming to an end.  However, as a report from Mike Florio of notes, the boisterous tight end is partying right up until his surgery on Monday with a trip to Las Vegas. The trip to Vegas is part...

NFL Top 100 Players of 2013: No. 77 Aaron Hernandez

NFL Top 100 Players of 2013: No. 77 Aaron Hernandez

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Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski Scheduled For Fourth Surgery Next Week

New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski is scheduled to be seen by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jesse Jupiter next week to determine if the staph infection that has been plaguing his surgically repaired forearm. According to the Boston Globe, Gronkowski is wrapping up a course of antibiotics and will be re-examined afterwards to determine if the infection has sufficiently cleared...

Clayton: Patriots should be concerned with Rob Gronkowski

ESPN’s John Clayton believes the New England Patriots should be concerned about the health of tight end Rob Gronkowski. Not only because he’s going to have a fourth forearm surgery, but now that he’ll likely have to undergo back surgery. Clayton made a great point that Gronk’s back problems have been a lingering issue.  The thing about a back is that surgery is certainly...

Sources: Gronk set for 4th forearm surgery

New England new england patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is scheduled to undergo a fourth surgery on his left forearm next week, sources told ESPN national football league Insider Adam Schefter. The exact date of the surgery is not yet set.,

patsfanfotoshop: I’m going to miss Wes Welker with the Patriots...

patsfanfotoshop: I’m going to miss Wes Welker with the Patriots this season and I think he will miss Tom Brady getting him the ball.  But I am excited to see what Danny Amendola can do in this offense.  Can we get the season started already?

Gronk May Also Need Back Surgery

More bad news for Rob Gronkowski fantasy owners. Not only does the Patriots tight end need arm surgery but it also looks like he'll need surgery on his back. SOURCE: ESPNFantasy Spin:The Patriots are still optimistic that Gronk will be ready for Week 1 but given what's already unfolded this offseason, that's no guarantee. Danny Amendola and Aaron Hernandez will both see...

Dont’a Hightower Embracing Leadership Role on Patriots Defense, Which Is Already Benefitting Jamie Collins

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