The New England Patriots will look at the draft to look for someone to improve the backup quarterback job or someone who can be developed into a starter. They have been linked to Justin Fields, Trey Lance, and Mac Jones in mock drafts by the media and other draft enthusiasts. Given the Patriots needing to expend valuable draft capital to land one of those three names, perhaps they reach a point where the cost is too prohibitive.
Drafting Richard Sherman 10 years ago helped the Seattle Seahawks build a Super Bowl-winning defense. But the superstar cornerback nearly wound up on the team that beat Seattle in Super Bowl XLIX: the New England Patriots. In a profile published Friday on The Undefeated, Domonique Foxworth shared a fascinating tidbit about Sherman’s draft-weekend experience.
The Patriots still have some areas to improve on with their roster.