Gil Brandt likes Newton move for Pats SiriusXM NFL Radio's Gil Brandt and Mark Dominik hosted a predraft conference call on Monday, taking questions from reporters and pointing out at the start of the call that there are only about a third of the usual eligible prospects for this year's draft, something they expect will push players up the board and also make for an extremely limited undrafted rookie class.
New England isn't afraid to lose its top players. And in some cases, they come back.
Mac Jones and Justin Fields already held their second Pro Days in front of NFL talent evaluators, and fellow first-round quarterback Trey Lance will soon join them. The North Dakota State QB will throw for a second time later on Monday, with members of the New England Patriots expected to be in attendance as well. While no members of the coaching staff will be there this time around, New England’s front office will be well-represented for Lance’s workout.