The Patriots defense has the potential to be a top five unit, and the NFL Network’s Albert Breer believes there’s a ton of pressure on the coaching staff to maximize all that talent.
The president of the Patriots spoke glowingly about the team’s two free agent cornerback acquisitions and how their presence has already made an impact on the entire defense.
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The team informed the 34-year-old of his release on Friday after not having played a regular season snap.
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Greg Bedard of Sports Illustrated’s TheMMQB.com joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Felger & Massarotti program Monday afternoon to discuss the moves the Patriots have made so far in free agency and what’s left to do at this juncture.
In order to sign the types of free agents they need to sign in order to get where they want to get, they’ll need Vince Wilfork and his $11 million cap hit to “play ball” so to speak.
Jadeveon Clowney and Michael Sam are the two draft prospects making the most noise at the NFL Combine, but draft analyst Dan Shonka has been very impressed with Pitt defensive tackle Aaron Donald.
Jerry Thornton of Barstool Sports is as fervent and dedicated a Patriots supporter there is, and even he thinks the team’s defensive philosophy is outdated and in need of an overhaul.