Ever since Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement early in the spring, fans have wondered how the Patriots would replace the All-Pro tight end and what the offense might look like. Evidently, that includes Josh McDaniels.
The Patriots offensive coordinator spoke to the media last week and ESPN.com says McDaniels looks at his group as a work in progress. McDaniels also took some time with NBC Sports Boston to address the turnover on the team’s coaching staff.
The Boston Globe looks at the Patriots success in finding undrafted free agents.
The Providence Journal focuses on Patriots assistant coach Mike Pellegrino, who moonlighted as a pro lacrosse player.
The Boston Sports Journal believes rookie Hjalte Froholdt will benefit greatly under the tutelage of Dante Scarnecchia.
Peter King’s Football Morning in America column includes his first power rankings for the 2019 season. Patriots fans won’t like their team’s initial ranking.
WEEI.com says the theme of the Patriots offseason will be internal competition.
With the rookie class having completed their first mini-camp with the Patriots, The Athletic writes about their chances to take jobs away from some veterans.