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  1. Sixth-round chip still on Brady's shoulder

    Mike Reiss

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- It is often said that quarterback Tom Brady has kept a chip on his shoulder over the course of his career, a result of being the 199th player selected in the NFL draft. Brady reminded us of that Wednesday, referencing his draf...

    Blog | June 18, 2014
  2. Jamie Collins eyed as breakout performer

    Mike Reiss

    When the Patriots selected linebacker Jamie Collins in the second round of the 2013 NFL draft, he was viewed by many as a raw prospect with great upside and athleticism. One year later, the expectations for Collins are changing. CBSSports.com NFL ...

    Blog | June 10, 2014
  3. Kraft talks draft, Boston as possible host

    Mike Reiss

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft reiterated remarks from last month that he would support the possibility of Boston hosting the NFL draft. "That's a decision for Mayor Walsh, who has called me and said he is very intere...

    Blog | June 09, 2014
  4. New England Patriots Mailbag: Our first look at 2014 team

    Mike Reiss

    It's time to see how the pieces fit as Pats take the field for first time together.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2014
  5. Tom Brady talks QBs with MMQB

    Mike Reiss

    \Patriots quarterback Tom Brady doesn't sound blindsided by the team selecting Jimmy Garoppolo in the second round of the NFL draft (62nd overall). "I felt like I had a pretty good idea we'd take a quarterback," Brady tells Peter King of The MMQB....

    Blog | May 26, 2014
  6. Belichick addresses Mallett trade buzz

    Mike Reiss

    Part of the buzz surrounding the New England Patriots during the NFL draft was the possibility of trading backup quarterback Ryan Mallett, with the league-owned NFL Network pumping the storyline for multiple days, including after the draft. Bill B...

    Blog | May 22, 2014
  7. Bill Belichick and the four-down player

    Mike Reiss

    Reading AFC win projections on ESPN.com, written by Aaron Schatz of Football Outsiders, served as a reminder of something Bill Belichick repeated during the NFL draft that highlights part of his player-value philosophy. Schatz, whose number-crunc...

    Blog | May 22, 2014
  8. Following up on NFL draft-day stories

    Mike Reiss

    A few follow-ups on NFL draft-day stories that were hot topics surrounding the New England Patriots, with one additional thought: 1. Ryan Mallett and a potential trade. The league-owned NFL Network pumped a possible trade of Mallett to the Texans ...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  9. New England Patriots Mailbag -- Bill Belichick's draft picks baff...

    Mike Reiss

    Patriots Mailbag: Belichick's draft picks spur more criticism than confidence.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2014
  10. Patriots load up with undrafted TEs

    Mike Reiss

    The Patriots announced nine undrafted free-agent signings on Monday. After not selecting a tight end in the NFL draft, the team loaded up at the position with Bowling Green's Tyler Beck, East Carolina's Justin Jones and North Carolina State's Asa Wat...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  11. Belichick's breakdown on draft picks

    Mike Reiss

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots made nine selections in the 2014 NFL draft, and here are the things that Bill Belichick said about each pick that seemed most notable: DT Dominique Easley (1st round, 29th overall) -- "He's a versatile...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  12. Quick-hit thoughts around Patriots, NFL

    Mike Reiss

    Quick-hit thoughts around the NFL and with the Patriots: 1. When it came to tight ends in the 2014 draft for the Patriots, I think it was a case where supply didn't meet demand. There were not a lot of viable options for the team in this year's cl...

    Blog | May 11, 2014
  13. 2014 NFL draft -- Drafting QB Jimmy Garoppolo is good business by...

    Mike Reiss

    The Pats know the value of viable QB play, so they drafted Jimmy Garoppolo.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2014
  14. New England Patriots draft wrap-up

    Mike Reiss

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- A wrap-up of the New England Patriots' draft. Click here for a full list of Patriots draftees. Best move: Reinvesting in the offensive line. The Patriots hadn't drafted an offensive lineman in 2012 or 2013, but they triple-dip...

    Blog | May 10, 2014
  15. Patriots pick Jeremy Gallon in 7th

    Mike Reiss

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The pick: Jeremy Gallon, wide receiver, Michigan (244th overall). My take: This falls in line with past late-round selections such as Julian Edelman (7th round, 2009) and Jeremy Ebert (7th round, 2012), and last year's top und...

    Blog | May 10, 2014
  16. Patriots pick Jemea Thomas in 6th

    Mike Reiss

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The pick: Jemea Thomas, DB, Georgia Tech (206th overall). My take: This is the first defensive back the Patriots have selected and it's easy to see what the Patriots like in Thomas, who at 5-foot-9 1/4 and 192 pounds is unders...

    Blog | May 10, 2014