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Sunday's Patriots Free Agency Rumors, Updates, and News: Darrelle Revis, Devin McCourty, Torrey Smith, Jeremy Maclin

Here's Sunday's round-up of the Patriots Free Agency

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Sunday was a big day for deals with the Eagles being extremely active on the market. Here's a run down of the Patriots.

Darrelle Revis

Odds are pointing towards Revis really staying in New England. The Chargers, Eagles, and Texans jumped at the chance to reach deals with the top cornerbacks on the market. What does this say? No one really thinks Revis is going to be available.

Every leak regarding Revis has come from the New York Jets camp, whether it's from their ownership or their beat writers. Their interest is obvious: either the Jets land the best cornerback in the league, or they raise the price tag for a division rival. No one really thinks Revis leaving is likely at this point.

Devin McCourty

Tom Curran is the most tapped into this situation from a Patriots standpoint and he's been the voice of reason all off-season. We'll have to stick with him on this one as it appears the news leaking from Eagles camp has been slightly tempered after signing Byron Maxwell.

This is the first we're hearing of the Eagles "considering fallback options," which is a good sign for the Patriots. If there's no clear front-runner, then it's probably the Patriots. No one is going to leak from New England's side which means they feel like they're playing with the winning hand.

Also, the Titans are interested, but they also have Devin's twin Jason McCourty, so they're basically legally required to look into Devin, even if there's zero chance of anything happening.

Wide Receivers!

Sorry folks, Jeremy Maclin and his expected $10 million price tag ain't comin' to New England. Torrey Smith is a likely target in San Francisco, which means the Ravens are going to be weaker on offense next season.

Instead, focus on another Brandon LaFell-level wide receiver joining the Patriots later in the week once the market slows. Loyko notes that the Patriots have shown a lot of interest in Shorts in the past, while Hartline has stated a will to take less money to join Tom Brady in New England.

These are all players who would replace and improve upon Danny Amendola's spot in the starting line-up, and likely for cheaper money. A player like Cecil Shorts III or Brian Hartline could move Julian Edelman into the slot and provide speedy outside receivers that New England wants. A player like Royal would be used in the slot as a direct replacement for Amendola, while Percy Harvin would keep LaFell outside, while bumping Julian Edelman into the slot.

There's a lot of reason to be excited about the prospects of adding either size or speed to the offense, and in a manner that would free up cap space.