2012 NFL Draft
A lot is expected of a top-10 draft pick, no matter their position. See who will do what once the season kicks off.
The NFL Network’s Bert Breer joined Toucher & Rich to discuss the players the Patriots drafted, could they have made a move to move up higher, and will these guys have an immediate impact?
The Patriots traded up for the 21st pick in the NFL Draft and selected defensive end Chandler Jones from Syracuse.
In their second trade in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the New England Patriots acquired the 25th pick from the Denver Broncos for the 31st overall pick, selecting Alabama linebacker Dont’a Hightower.
The Panthers have selected linebacker Luke Kuechly from Boston College with the ninth overall pick in the NFL draft, hoping to bolster a defense which finished 28th in the league last season.
Ourlads’ General Manager and National Scout, Dan Shonka, spoke with Toucher & Rich about offensive tackle Matt Kalil, the New York Jets moving up and will the Patriots use their two later round picks to move up?
Boston College linebacker Luke Kuechly, a two-time All-America selection who led the nation in tackles in 2011, has decided to enter the NFL draft.