Today we start withMike Reiss of ESPNBoston.com, who discusses the elements of what makes for a successful offseason activity for a team. CSNNE.com's Tom E. Curran also previews the OTAs.
Greg Bedard fills in at MMQB.com this week and offers some nuggets on Brady.
Steve Buckleyof the Boston Herald is tired of the term "shield."
Nick Kotsopoulos of the* Worcester Telegram* has a woman coming to Brady's defense, even in death.
WEEI.com'sRyan Hannable has reports indicating the Patriots re-signed linebacker Dane Fletcher.