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The guys get into the Red Sox trying once again to get over .500 and Pedroia in the leadoff spot. They also discuss the Pats draft and their picking a QB leading to Belichick's assessment of how much time Brady has left.
Butch and Buck continue their discussions on the Bruins' series as the two rivals head to Montreal tied at one game and on the Red Sox quest to finally get to .500. They get into the Lester contract situation. Also, a little NFL draft preview gets sprinkled in.
receivers T.J. Moe and Josh Boyce and defensive back Logan Ryan. Dating back the last dozen years, Deion Branch , Chad Jackson and Devin McCourty all posted sub-seven-second times in the 3-cone at the combine. Greg Salas and Jeremy Ebert (who both had
wasn't as effective when they were on the field in place of the vets. Brandon Tate , Taylor Price , Bethel Johnson and Chad Jackson now are footnotes from the last decade of the Patriots passing game. The most notable exception to the rule was
end of a passive-aggressive swipe from Belichick because of his absence . In 2006, the Patriots chose wide receiver Chad Jackson in the second round, as well as linebacker Jeremy Mincey in the sixth round. Jackson remains the worst draft pick
The Patriots have tried and failed with a handful of guys in that role over the years, including Brandon Lloyd , Chad Jackson and Chad Johnson , but all failed for one reason or another. And so, into the mix comes second-round pick Aaron Dobson, the 59th
Since Belichick took over prior to the 2000 season, the highest pick they’ve used on a receiver was when they took Chad Jackson with the 36th overall selection in 2006 -- just out of the first round -- and that was an unmitigated disaster. Against
three were tight ends ( Daniel Graham , Ben Watson and Rob Gronkowski ); two were wide receivers ( Bethel Johnson and Chad Jackson ); one was a running back ( Laurence Maroney ); and one was a linebacker ( Jerod Mayo ). Ten of them turned out
the 3-cone in their Pro Day or at the combine, a group that includes Julian Edelman , Deion Branch , Wes Welker , Chad Jackson and Josh Boyce all excelled in the drill as collegians. This year, 19 different receivers cracked the 7-second barrier, traditionally
receivers and defensive backs New England has targeted over the years (Edelman, Welker, Josh Boyce , Deion Branch and Chad Jackson ) have shown exceptional ability in the 3-cone drill at the combine or in their Pro Days. It’ s an exercise that showcases
3-cone drill while at SMU. The Patriots covet quickness in their receivers (draft picks like Josh Boyce , Deion Branch , Chad Jackson and Julian Edelman all had stellar 3-cone times as collegians), and Sanders is as fast as they come. It’ s also worth
conversely, some of the bigger receivers the Patriots have acquired over the last dozen or so years — Donald Hayes , Chad Jackson and P.K. Sam , all of whom were 6-foot-1 or taller — flamed out, sometimes in spectacular fashion.) Ultimately