Patriots Draft: 10 Prospects to keep an eye on at the Senior Bowl

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January 30, 2021

The Senior Bowl kicks off today at 2 pm on NFL Network. Here are 10 prospects that fit the Patriot Way that the organization will be keeping a close eye on. 1. Jaime Newman, QB Wake Forest (American): Newman transferred to Georgia after the 2019 season but opted out due to COVID-19. Newman has terrific size at 6-4 230. He has plus arm strength and is accurate vertically. He must…

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Patriots Draft: Six positions the Patriots will focus on this week at the Senior Bowl

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January 28, 2021

Brandon Todd/ Carolina Panthers The NFL will descend upon Mobile, Alabama this week for the annual Senior Bowl. It is an opportunity for all 32 teams to get one more look at some of the top players in the country in pads. For the Patriots, this Senior Bowl is vitally important. Coming off a 7-9 season, this is an important off-season for Bill Belichick and his staff. So, what positions…

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Patriots: Divisional round a reminder that picking a quarterback in the first round matters

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January 17, 2021

The Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs is here and it is a reminder that picking a quarterback in the first round of the draft matters. Of the four games this weekend, only one features two quarterbacks that weren’t picked in the first round. The Buccaneers, Saints match up features Tom Brady of course who was picked in the sixth round of the 2000 NFL Draft and Drew Brees who…

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Patriots Draft: Thoughts on the undrafted free agents the Patriots signed.

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May 3, 2020

The Patriots signed twelve undrafted free agent agents last night. After failing to draft a wide receiver, they signed four of them as UDFA’s. They also signed two linebackers, three defensive lineman, two tight ends, two quarterbacks, cornerback and a running back. Here are some thoughts on the players they signed. Rashod Berry, TE, Ohio State: Berry is your classic U tight end who can block on the backside or…

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Patriots Draft: Scouting Report on C Dustin Woodard

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April 25, 2020

The Patriots drafted center Dustin Woodard of Memphis in the seventh round. Woodard was a four year starter for the Tigers. He is undersized at 6-1 295 but he is experienced and has played guard as well. Here is my scouting report on Woodard. Initial Quicks: Woodard shows good snap and pop. Brings his feet with off hand and has good hand placement when engaging in a block. Run Block:…

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Patriots Draft: Scouting Report on ILB Cassh Maluia, Wyoming

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April 25, 2020

Maluia is an intriguing prospect. He was a three year starter at Wyoming and ran a 4.53 at his pro day. He flashes good athleticism on tape especially on outside running plays and underneath zone coverage. Here is my scouting report on Cassh Maluia. Inside Run: Doesn’t attack gaps, hesitates and tries to skirt around blocks. Doesn’t use his hands well to strike blockers and shed them. Tried to play…

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Patriots Draft: Scouting Report on OT Justin Herron, Wake Forest

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April 25, 2020

The Patriots drafted Wake Forest offensive tackle Justin Herron in the sixth round. Herron was a four year starter for the Demon Deacons. Herron has played left tackle his entire career but he will kick inside to guard with the Patriots. Here is my scouting report on Justin Herron. Initial Pop: Herron shows good explosion off the snap. Maintains his base and feet. Gets his hands on defenders and is…

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Patriots Draft: Scouting Report on OG Michael Onwenu, Michigan

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April 25, 2020

The Patriots traded up in the sixth round to draft Michigan guard Michael Onwenu. Onwenu was a three year starter at Michigan. Onwenu is thick at 6-2 344. He has long arms and plays with good power at the point of attack. Here is my scouting report on Onwenu. Initial Quicks: Onwenu has good quickness on the snap. Gets inside hand placement and can re-establish the line of scrimmage. Run…

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Patriots Draft: Scouting Report on Justin Rohrwasser, PK, Marshall

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April 25, 2020

Photo by Bobby McDuffie/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The Patriots drafted kicker Justin Rohrwasser of Marshall in the fifth round. Rohrwasser started his career at Rhode Island but then transferred to Marshall. At Marshall, Rohrwasser was 18-of-21 on field goals and 35-of-36 on extra points in his final season. It is the second year in a row that the Patriots have selected a kicker in the fifth round. The Patriots…

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