Mike Reiss of the MetroWest Daily News offers a sports blog about Patriots rookie offensive lineman Nick Kaczur and also offers some Patriots notes.
Julie Ann Nevero of Weymouth News offers a story on Patriots quarterback Doug Flutie.
*USA Today's* "Inside Slant" focuses on Patriots first-round pick Logan Mankins and also offers Patriots notes.
Louis Johnson of the Long Beach Press Telegram offers a story on Willie McGinist, who was recently honored by the Long Beach, California community for his charitable contributions by having a day named after him. May 3 is Willie McGinist Day in Long Beach, CA.
Finally, Gayle Fee and Laura Raposa of the Boston Herald report in today's "Inside Track" that several Patriots players were courtside for the celtics game last night including Tom Brady, Corey Dillon, Daniel Graham and David Terrell.