Toucher & Rich play some audio from Patriots OTAs, and it’s clear the fresh crop of players don’t want to rock the boat in their first appearance with the media.
Cutting down their roster wasn’t the only trimming done by the New England Patriots on Tuesday.
Patriots head coach Bill Belichick took time on Wednesday to address the team’s rookies about the upcoming bye week.
While rookie running back Stevan Ridley finds himself behind the Patriots veterans on the depth chart, he may be moving up if he has more performances like Thursday night’s in the preseason opener.
It’s the annual rookie initiation at camp. On Tuesday, the Patriots rookies got wet.