The Patriots opened their mandatory mini-camp on Tuesday andMike Reiss from ESPNBoston.com says the quarterback position appears to be in good hands. Reiss also says Scott Chandler looked to be dialed in with Tom Brady before a minor injury ended his day. Finally Reiss has an update on the rookie class.
Jeff Howe of the* Boston Herald* says newcomer Matt Flynn has a lot of catching up to do.
Mark Daniels of theProvidence Journal says Alan Branch is looking to provide leadership on the Patriots defensive line.