Grading the New England Patriots’ overall 2022 NFL Draft haul

Lots of excellent in-depth draft analysis has been and will continue to be done by technical experts but this will be an overview of the Patriots’ draft and its ultimate value. This space had advocated strongly for Trevor Penning or Jameson Williams as the team’s top pick. Williams went far too early for them. Penning,… Continue reading Grading the New England Patriots’ overall 2022 NFL Draft haul

2 outside linebackers the Patriots must consider in 2022 NFL Draft

The Patriots have needs all over the field, and one area they need to address in the 2022 NFL Draft next week is outside linebacker/edge. This space has been emphatic that, of all the team’s needs, the first two that should be addressed are wide receiver and offensive tackle (not necessarily in that order). When the… Continue reading 2 outside linebackers the Patriots must consider in 2022 NFL Draft

Breaking down Patriots’ first three picks in ESPN’s latest mock draft

The NFL Draft is just a week away and New England Patriots fans are riddled with anticipation (and trepidation) about the team’s first-round pick. After all, they have several holes to fill and can only address one over the first 32 picks. On defense, the Patriots have deficiencies at cornerback, linebacker and edge rusher. On… Continue reading Breaking down Patriots’ first three picks in ESPN’s latest mock draft

3 draft day trades New England Patriots should consider

The New England Patriots are currently in possession of the No. 21 pick in the 2022 NFL Draft. However, knowing how Bill Belichick likes to move around the draft board, very few are expecting that New England will stay where they are and avoid the temptation to trade the pick. The Patriots know that the… Continue reading 3 draft day trades New England Patriots should consider

3 clear mistakes Patriots can make with 2022 first-round pick

The New England Patriots are no longer a lock to the make the playoffs in the loaded AFC. Fresh off a conservative free agency, the pressure is mounting on Bill Belichick and the front office to net a solid return in the upcoming draft. Under fire for their deplorable showings in recent drafts, the Patriots put… Continue reading 3 clear mistakes Patriots can make with 2022 first-round pick

This prospect isn’t discussed enough as potential Patriots first-round target

The 2022 NFL Draft is less than two weeks away, and the New England Patriots are in a precarious position. With needs at cornerback, linebacker and wide receiver, nobody knows what Bill Belichick’s plans are for pick No. 21 overall. If you’ve been keeping up with the latest mocks, draft prognosticators have the Patriots taking Utah linebacker… Continue reading This prospect isn’t discussed enough as potential Patriots first-round target

Mac Jones’ former roommate could be a Patriots draft target

The New England Patriots might not use their first-round pick on a wide receiver that can help take the pressure off of Mac Jones, but it looks like they will use some of their draft capital on procuring a new target that could slide into the WR4 role. They look back to their friendly confines… Continue reading Mac Jones’ former roommate could be a Patriots draft target

Best-case scenario for New England Patriots in 2022 NFL Draft

The New England Patriots enter the 2022 NFL Draft with glaring needs at three positions: cornerback, linebacker and wide receiver. We suppose edge rusher could be lumped in there, given Matt Judon struggled to overcome double teams and chip blocks down the stretch of last season, but it’s not crippling enough to leapfrog the other… Continue reading Best-case scenario for New England Patriots in 2022 NFL Draft

The 2 top choices for the Patriots’ 2022 first-round pick

The clock is ticking and it’s time to focus on the two top possible first-round picks for the New England Patriots in the 2022 NFL Draft. The first round commences on Thursday, April 28 and the team has to be focused to start a trend of good drafts after what they posted last season. Prior… Continue reading The 2 top choices for the Patriots’ 2022 first-round pick

Patriots welcome surprise QB for visit ahead of 2022 NFL Draft

It’s probably safe to say the New England Patriots are set at quarterback for the foreseeable future. With Mac Jones fresh off steering the team to the playoffs and leading all rookies in every major passing category in 2021, the Patriots are in good hands. With eight picks, including one in each of the first… Continue reading Patriots welcome surprise QB for visit ahead of 2022 NFL Draft