As I said on TA, Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski visited Dr. James Andrews this week. He's right where he should be. Will start jogging soon.— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) April 12, 2014
"Would be classified as a 'traits' prospect as he has rare measureables -- 6-foot-6 3/4, 353 pounds, 11-inch hands, and 36.5-inch arm length," notes Reiss. "The team selecting him would be projecting the ability to harness those traits into a more productive football player." READ MORE >>
Christopher Jason of MassLive.com takes a look at Washington State safety Deone Bucannon and writes that he may be a draft option for the Patriots if he's still available at the end of the second round.
"If selected by the Patriots, Bucannon would be an early candidate to play strong safety next to free safety
Eric Edholm of Yahoo Sports writes that the Patriots will select Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel with the 29th overall pick in his latest mock draft.
"The Internet would break," writes Edholm. "Johnny to the Patriots! Not so fast. Yes, they brought him in for a visit, and oh boy, the thought of him playing for Bill Belichick would be incredible. But the guess is that the Patriots would trade down to a team high in Round 2 that still needs a quarterback. Can you imagine Belichick and Bill O'Brien cooking this up so that the Texans get Clowney and Manziel? Oh, my beloved goodness." READ MORE>>