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Spikes-Hightower-Collins- Dane Fletcher . But they really missed the ..... of special teamer/backup that Fletcher did so well over the last few seasons ..... issue. The offseason losses of Fletcher and Spikes dealt a blow to the
having player who might provide exemplary special teams skills take a roster spot. In year’s past, players like Dane Fletcher and BenJarvus Green-Ellis got their intro into the league through special teams, and then used that entry to go on
Patriots address some serious deficiencies. The departure of cornerback Aqib Talib and linebackers Brandon Spikes and Dane Fletcher will be felt, but New England more than made up for it by upgrading at corner with Darrelle Revis . The Patriots also
linebacker he thinks he is, but was as stout as anyone in the league against the run. He’s left for Buffalo, while Dane Fletcher provided depth and special teams value, but is now in Tampa Bay. Look for the Patriots to make at least one addition
the combine have gone on to be key players in the New England system, including Sebastian Vollmer , Julian Edelman , Dane Fletcher and Tavon Wilson. Danny Woodhead , Wes Welker and Troy Brown didn’t get invited to the combine. According to Vollmer, there’s some
is that he will find a way to return to Foxboro in some form or fashion, for at least one more season. Linebacker Dane Fletcher : A backup linebacker who provides depth and is a special teams contributor, he’ll likely return to New England
England has gotten contributions from several players, including youngsters Joe Vellano and Chris Jones up front and Dane Fletcher and Jamie Collins at linebacker. Meanwhile, New England lost four of its top five pass catchers from last season, and began
most interesting numbers are at linebacker. Despite the fact that the Patriots lost twentysomethings Brandon Spikes and Dane Fletcher in free agency and added the 30-year-old James Anderson , New England saw the biggest overall dip in average age
could also figure into the mix, with a skill set that suggests he could have the inside track on potentially replacing Dane Fletcher .) One specific thing that could give an edge to Anderson is his ability to get after the passer and work in coverage, albeit in a limited
this offseason with the departure of Brandon Spikes and Dane Fletcher , and New England could not only use an extra body ..... but given the fact that the Patriots lost Spikes and Fletcher , it wouldn’t be a shock to see them chase after
FOXBORO — There have been a lot of changes at linebacker for the Patriots to this point in the offseason. Dane Fletcher and Brandon Spikes have departed via free agency, while linebacker coach Pepper Johnson left for a new challenge in Buffalo
Collie : Free agent. Wide receiver Julian Edelman : Signed a four-year contract to return to New England. Linebacker Dane Fletcher : Signed a one-year deal with Tampa Bay. Tight end Michael Hoomanawanui: Signed a two-year deal to return to
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