Given Cam Newton and Jarrett Stidham competing for the starting job, it likely will feature more mobile concepts. So, how is McDaniels looking at things and approaching his job? "Try to get it the same mentality, but adapt it to the players that we have," he said via video conference Friday.
Do you keep Hoyer for mentorship and take up that third-sting spot or do you go with one of the un-drafted rookies and look for potential? Here’s a breakdown of the five quarterbacks on the roster: Cam Newton Pros: He’s a former MVP. Whether or not the flashiness is still there, why not try it out?
Patrick Chung Chung is another veteran leader, and his defensive versatility has been a catalyst since his return in 2014. His ability to play multiple positions, often in a linebacker role, has been a defining feature of the Patriots defense and one that is not easily replaced. Fortunately, the Patriots had been extremely aggressive at the safety position this offseason, signing veterans Adrian Phillips and Cody Davis as well as spending a second-round pick on Kyle Dugger.