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Patriots rookies finally get real numbers

Ryan Hannable
August 09, 2018 - 11:55 am

With Thursday being the preseason opener for the Patriots, it means real numbers for their rookies.

Since the spring, the rookies have been wearing numbers beginning with No. 50 and going all the way up. Their first pick of the draft Isaiah Wynn had No. 50, the next pick Sony Michel No. 51 and it went on from there. With there being an actual game, real numbers needed to be given to comply with NFL rules.

Here are the numbers of the draft picks and then some notable undrafted players.

OT/G Isaiah Wynn -- 76

RB Sony Michel -- 29

CB Duke Dawson -- 42

LB Ja'Whaun Bentley -- 51

LB Christian Sam -- 44

WR Braxton Berrios -- 14

QB Danny Etling -- 5

CB Keion Crossen -- 35

TE Ryan Izzo -- 85

CB JC Jackson -- 34

P Corey Bojorquez -- 7

RB Ralph Webb -- 22

These numbers are not official, as they could change prior to the regular season.

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