2016 NFL Draft

May 30, 2016 - 11:04 am
[caption id="attachment_108709" align="alignright" width="350"] Using the rule of 26-27-60, Carson Wentz should have a good career in the NFL. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)[/caption] A few weeks before the NFL draft, we wrote about the rule of 26-27-60, and how it relates to quarterback prospects...
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Mike Petraglia
May 12, 2016 - 4:51 pm
FOXBORO -- C.J. Johnson and Woodrow Hamilton go way back. They played against each other in high school, when Johnson was a star from Philadelphia, Mississippi and Hamilton starred as a defensive lineman in high school in nearby Raleigh, Miss. Both caught the eyes of coaches at Ole Miss and both...
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Mike Petraglia
May 06, 2016 - 10:08 am
[caption id="attachment_108301" align="alignright" width="375"] The sky is the limit for Cyrus Jones on the Patriots. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)[/caption] FOXBORO -- The career of Clamp Clampington is off to a perfect start in New England. The cornerback also known as Cyrus Jones made his public...
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Ryan Hannable
May 03, 2016 - 6:38 am
[caption id="attachment_108131" align="alignright" width="400"] The national draft experts gave Nick Caserio and the Patriots average grades for their selections. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)[/caption] The 2016 NFL draft is in the books and despite not having a first-round pick, the Patriots were able...
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Ryan Hannable
May 01, 2016 - 5:00 am
[caption id="attachment_108196" align="alignright" width="350"] New Patriots OL Ted Karras has a unique pregame superstition. (Bradley Leeb/USA Today Sports)[/caption] FOXBORO -- The Patriots selected Illinois guard Ted Karras with pick No. 221 in the NFL draft. Karras comes from a big football...
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May 01, 2016 - 1:45 am
[caption id="attachment_108204" align="alignright" width="400"] Does the fact that the Patriots didn't draft a running back mean they feel good about the health of Dion Lewis? (David Butler II/USA Today Sports)[/caption] 1. At this point on the calendar, it's clear they feel good about their...
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Ryan Hannable
April 30, 2016 - 4:36 pm
[caption id="attachment_107792" align="alignright" width="400"] Bill Belichick didn't want to talk about Deflategate.(Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)[/caption] FOXBORO -- Although it wasn't much of a surprise, Bill Belichick wasn't in the mood to talk about Deflategate during his post-draft press...
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Ryan Hannable
April 30, 2016 - 4:16 pm
FOXBORO -- Kevin Faulk surprised a lot of people when he showed up to the NFL draft Friday night to announce the Patriots' third-round pick with a Tom Brady jersey under his sport jacket -- showing support for the quarterback who had his four-game suspension reinstated earlier in the week. A lot of...
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Ryan Hannable
April 30, 2016 - 2:46 pm
Another Rex Ryan press conference and another press conference of Rex Ryan talking about the Patriots. In his post-draft press conference, Ryan commented on Tom Brady's four-game suspension being reinstated last week. "It is what it is. We're gonna play them if Steve Grogan is their quarterback,"...
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April 30, 2016 - 2:38 pm
FOXBORO -- Here's a complete rundown of the Patriots picks: Second round — 60th overall — DB Cyrus Jones, Alabama Third round — 78th overall — OL Joe Thuney, North Carolina State Third round — 91st overall — QB Jacoby Brissett, North Carolina State Third round — 96th overall — DT Vincent Valentine...
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