Pretty light day in Patriots-land here in Foxborough … even when considering the constant barrage of discussion surrounding the future of Tom Brady.
The Boston Globe has an update on players with Patriots ties currently playing in the XFL.
Back to Brady, NBC Sports Boston says the quarterback and the team are not involved in a cold war of sorts.
Various reports indicate the Patriots could be among several teams interested in trading for Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton if Brady does in fact leave. Meanwhile, Brady's market of potential free agent suitors may be shrinking.
On the injury front, reports indicate special teams ace Justin Bethel underwent shoulder surgery after the season.
The Eagle-Tribune says it's time for the Patriots to find a successor for Devin McCourty at safety.
NESN.com takes a look at some under-the-radar prospects from the recently completed Combine.