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Even if wide receiver DeVier Posey didn’t tear his Achilles in the Texans’ playoff loss to the Patriots, there’s a good chance the team would have been looking for a wide receiver in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft. The Houston offense was oveShare Tweet
Prototype athletic X receiver the Patriots have been lacking. Only question is when/if the raw standout makes the transition.Share TweetThe New England Patriots were the most patient team in this draft. They finally made their first two selections and added help at outside linebacker and wide receiver. New England selected Southern Miss linebacker Jamie Collins and Marshall receiver Aar…Share TweetVery athletic linebacker/end should contribute to the Patriots immediately in a few different areas.Share Tweet
Day 2 of the draft: The best of the restWho could the Patriots target in the second round, who was the first round draft winner, a reader's take, and what's next.Share Tweet
They’re: FOXBOROUGH — The NFL draft is like the first da…FOXBOROUGH — The NFL draft is like the first day of spring to Patriots owner Robert Kraft, the first day of a new season.Share Tweet
New England Patriots honor first responders from Boston Marathon bombings and manhuntFOXBOROUGH - Patriots fans adore owner Robert Kraft, and rarely miss an opportunity to thank him for making the team into a winning franchise.Share Tweet
Quotes from Nick Caserio on first roundHere are Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio's comments following the first round of the NFL draft: NC: So you guys still have to write a story for tomorrow? What’s there to write about? Q: Any leads you can...Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 26, 2013West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith was the one on draft day whose presence in the green room was a bit heartbreaking.There is usually one player whose stress is evident as the picks fly off the board. Brady Quinn and Aaron Rodgers know the feeling, as…Share Tweet
New England Patriots draft WR Aaron Dobson No. 59 in 2013 NFL DraftApr 26The New England Patriots draft Marshall WR Aaron Dobson 59th overall in the 2013 NFL Draft.
New England Patriots draft Jamie Collins No. 52 overall in the 2013 NFL DraftApr 26The New England Patriots drafted Southern Mississippi LB Jamie Collins with the No. 52 overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.
Patriots Draft Picks In Rounds 2-3Apr 26ESPNBoston.com's Mike Reiss breaks down the Patriots' second and third round picks.