2014 NFL draft

May 10, 2014 - 4:31 pm
FOXBORO -- Three early thoughts on the Patriots selection of Michigan wide receiver Jeremy Gallon in the seventh round of Saturday's draft: 1. Gallon is an undersized mighty-mite who put up impressive yardage totals while in college. He broke program records in 2013 for receiving yards in a single...
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May 10, 2014 - 4:23 pm
Oklahoma running back Roy Finch , Iowa linebacker James Morris , Bowling Green tight end Tyler Beck , Dixie State tight end Joe Don Duncan and University of Delaware cornerback Travis Hawkins were all linked to the Patriots as undrafted free agents in the hours following the 2014 NFL draft Saturday...
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May 10, 2014 - 3:18 pm
The Rams took defensive end/outside linebacker Michael Sam with the 249th overall pick in the NFL draft on Saturday. Sam, who becomes the first openly gay active player in NFL history, was the co-SEC Defensive Player of the Year with Mizzou. As a senior in 2013, Sam had 11.5 sacks and 19 tackles...
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May 10, 2014 - 3:11 pm
FOXBORO -- Three incredibly early thoughts on the Patriots selection of Georgia Tech defensive back Jemea Thomas in the sixth round of Saturday's draft: 1. He has some positional versatility, having played both corner and safety over the course of his career, and for a 5-foot-9 guy, he's pretty...
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May 10, 2014 - 2:40 pm
FOXBORO -- With their seventh-round selection Saturday night, the Patriots selected Michigan's Jeremy Gallon . The 5-foot-8, 187-pound Gallon has put up impressive numbers over the last two years with the Wolverines, including 89 catches for 1,373 yards and nine touchdowns in 2013. He also posted...
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May 10, 2014 - 2:18 pm
FOXBORO -- Three incredibly early thoughts on the Patriots selection of Concordia defensive end Zach Moore in the sixth round of Saturday's draft: 1. The 6-foot-6, 285-pound Moore is the first play in the history of Concordia to be drafted. A finalist for the Cliff Harris Division II Player of the...
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May 10, 2014 - 2:03 pm
FOXBORO -- Three early thoughts on the Patriots selection of Florida offensive lineman Jon Halapio in the sixth round of Saturday's draft: 1. He was one of the more respected guys in the Gators locker room for a few reasons, not the least of which is the fact that he had a high threshold for pain...
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May 10, 2014 - 1:48 pm
FOXBORO -- Three early thoughts on the Patriots selection of Stanford tackle Cameron Fleming , who was taken in the fourth round of the 2014 draft: 1. Fleming might already be one of the smartest guys in the New England locker room. He's on pace to graduate with a degree in aeronautics and...
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May 10, 2014 - 1:08 pm
FOXBORO -- With the 206th pick in the 2014 NFL draft , the Patriots selected cornerback Jemea Thomas out of Georgia Tech. At 5-foot-9 and 192 pounds, the slightly undersized -- but solidly built -- Thomas played all four years at Tech as a defensive back, starting the final 28 games of his career...
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May 10, 2014 - 12:50 pm
FOXBORO -- Concordia defensive end Zach Moore was taken in the sixth round -- 198 overall -- by the Patriots in the NFL draft on Saturday. The 6-foot-5, 269-pounder registered 33 tackles, 9.5 tackles for loss and seven sacks last year with Concordia. A finalist for the Cliff Harris Division II...
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