clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

New England Patriots links 3/20/19 - With 12 draft picks, Pats will have massive influx of young talent

Daily news and links for Wednesday

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

NFL: Washington Redskins at New England Patriots
Rookie LB Ja’Whaun Bentley ended his season with a biceps tear, but will return.
Paul Rutherford-USA TODAY Sports



  • Henry McKenna (PatriotsWire) Amid quiet free agency, is a youth movement in motion for the Patriots? “His team thrives off middle-class veterans. That might change in 2019.”
  • 98.5 Sports Hub reports the Patriots have checked another item off the to-do list, reportedly agreeing to a one-year deal with punter Ryan Allen.
  • Henry McKenna (PatriotsWire) Bill Belichick is grinding. Don’t let the beach photos fool you.
  • Henry McKenna (PatriotsWire) 7 unheralded second-year Patriots who could make an impact in 2019.
  • Matt Dolloff suggests a few players who Bill Belichick could be targeting in the draft from Alabama’s Pro Day.
  • Henry McKenna (PatriotsWire) What Bill Belichick, Nick Saban discussed at Alabama’s pro day.
  • Matt Dolloff notes the Pats acted quickly to retain edge rusher John Simon at the start of free agency, and gives us the full details of his two-year contract.
  • 98.5 Sports Hub posts the full contract details for DT Mike Pennel, WR Maurice Harris and S Terrence Brooks.
  • Doug Kyed NFL Rumors: Patriots rewarded James White and Lawrence Guy with cash after both players came up just short of earning contract incentives. “Next time someone accuses the Patriots of being cheap, point them to this article”.
  • Zack Cox NFL Rumors: Randall Cobb joining Cowboys; Patriots’ wideout options dwindling.
  • Joy Manning (BostonSportsChick) What does Gostkowski’s free agency mean for the Patriots?
  • Joy Manning (BostonSportsChick) Will the rock mountain from Georgia help replace the mountain of a man, Trent Brown?
  • NBC Sports Boston reports Clemson draft prospect WR Hunter Renfrow had a dream about Tom Brady.
  • Chris Losey (LastWordOnSports) Josh Rosen, Patriots an ideal fit.
  • Andrew Callahan’s 2019 NFL mock drafts roundup: Patriots take Christian Wilkins, Springfield native and Clemson DT, in 1st-round projections.
  • Phil Perry’s NFL mock draft 3.0. Pats pick Notre Dame DL Jerry Tillery.