Buoyed by the star power of Bill Belichick, Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski the Patriots are expected to once again be a Super Bowl contender in 2018.
But the road to February begins on the practice fields of training camp for all 32 NFL teams, where battles for jobs are fought to fill out all the roles necessary to field a winning squad.
WEEI.com writes that the biggest question – and potential training camp battle – for the Patriots revolves around the left tackle position where there will be an open competition to replaced veteran free agent departure Nate Solder.
WEEI.com also passes along Brady's social media post showing the GOAT working out with help of his son.
NFL.com notes that Brady is the highest rated QB in the Madden '19 video game, a post that also includes an interesting video featuring Gronkowski at a wedding.
BleacherReport.com predicts where the top remaining NFL free agents will end up signing, projecting wide receiver Eric Decker to land in New England.