clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

New England Patriots Links 2/20/13 - 2013 NFL Scouting Combine Starts Today

New England Patriots Daily News and Links for 2/20/13

Dont'a Hightower running the 40 at last year's Combine
Dont'a Hightower running the 40 at last year's Combine
Brian Spurlock-US PRESSWIRE



  • Christopher Price tells us five things we need to know about how the Patriots approach the Combine.
  • Field Yates hears from Patriots director of college scouting, Jon Robinson, who recently spoke about the significance of the Combine and this year's drat class.
  • Field Yates explains the transition tag and what options are available for the Patriots.
  • Mike Rodak writes how DE Michael Vega's football journey has come full circle.
  • Luke Hughes says Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie isn't the Patriots' most attractive option, but he may offer the best value at cornerback.
  • Mike Reiss answers his weekly reader mailbag: How far will the Patriots go to keep free agent Sebastian Vollmer?
  • Victor Barbosa highlights Jason Cole's guest spot on WEEI's Mut & Merloni show. "only one I would even think about' franchising is Welker.
  • Mike Reiss follows the whirlwind path of the David Thomas trade, after he was released by the Saints yesterday.
  • Jeff Howe Patriots Notebook: 25-year-old DE Jason Vega has taken the winding road to the NFL, from Brockton to Northeastern to Winnipeg and now back to play for his home-town Patriots; Alfonzo Dennard could learn his fate today, if the jury reaches a verdict; Zoltan Mesko will hold his 2nd annual "Zolioke" event on June 8th, to benefit the Zoltan Mesko Foundation.