Jerome Solomon and Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe write about today's visit to the White House by the Patriots. Solomon and Cafardo are also reporting that several members of the team will make a side trip with the Kraft family to Bethesda Naval and Walter Reed Army hospitals. The article also offers NFL and Patriots notes including the announced preseason schedule.
Tom E. Curran of the Providence Journal(registration required) offers a preview on the unveiling of the NFL schedule at 2pm today and offers some Patriots' notes.
Michael Felger of the Boston Herald writes that Tedy Bruschi will travel with the team today to the White House to meet with President Bush. Felger also offers Patriots' notes in his article.
Mike Reiss of the MetroWest Daily News reports that free-agent middle linebacker Chris Draft will meet with Patriots personnel. Reiss also has Patriots' notes including the announced Pats 2005 preseason schedule.
Mark Farinella of the Sun Chronicle offers a report on the Patriots announced preseason schedule and regular season home opener against the Oakland Raiders.
Michael Parente of the Woonsockett Call offers a report on the $25 million contract extension for Corey Dillon.
Finally, Michael Felger of the* Boston Herald * offers a report on the 2005 draft and takes a look back at previous Patriots' draft picks.