Elandon Roberts becomes the latest Patriots two-way player

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Elandon Roberts becomes the latest Patriots two-way player
Elandon Roberts becomes the latest Patriots two-way player

The Patriots have a rich history of using defensive players on offense, and offensive players on defense. On Monday night, linebacker Elandon Roberts became the latest Patriots two-way player. With two fullbacks lost to season-ending injuries, Roberts lined up at the position on several occasions during Monday night's 33-0 win over the Jets. “[W]e've practiced against Elandon for a number of years,” offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels told reporters on Tuesday. “James Develin and he have had some legendary battles in nine-on-seven in training camp and those kind of things. [Roberts] is obviously one of the toughest guys we've got. He's kind of built low to the ground. He's kind of got that natural

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