Patriots 53-man roster projection: Is there room for Jamie Collins?

Phil Perry
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Patriots 53-man roster projection: Is there room for Jamie Collins? originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com

Though the Patriots didn't dive head-first into the free agency waters this offseason, they've made several potentially impactful moves recently.

Jared Veldheer could play significant time at tackle, a position where the Patriots have dealt with injuries in recent years. Dontrelle Inman provides even more depth in the fight for roster spots at wide receiver. New England was able to lure Benjamin Watson out of retirement for his second go-round in Foxboro. And speaking of a second stint in Foxboro, Jamie Collins is back.

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But here's the question: will any or all of these additions crack the roster or will they be camp casualties, if they even last that long?

Phil Perry breaks down the position battles and has made several changes to his initial 53-man roster projection that he filed 11 days ago.

Click here for his latest Patriots roster projection.>>>>>

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