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Chris Price and Mike Petraglia discuss the top priorities for the Patriots as the off-season begins. Who do they need to pursue in free agency, who do they need to keep, and what areas of the roster do they need to address?
Alan "Mr. Mint" Rosen, the world's largest buyer of baseball cards and memorabilia and the most recognized figure in the industry joins the show. He calls in ahead of the 40th Annual Cranston Sports Collectors Show taking place February 6th. Listen as he provides on the spot appraisals. Among the many items, a Larry Bird statue by Keith Alan Johnson, 1954 signed All Star baseball given to Ted Williams and Mr. Mint's prized possession of an extremely rare 1906 Chicago White Sox World Series Championship photograph.
Connolly , Ryan Wendell and Donald Thomas, with Thomas likely see an uptick in reps with the recent retirement of Robert Gallery (who was getting regular action at right guard before retiring). Meanwhile, Marcus Cannon has filled in at right tackle
injured reserve. Offensive line (7): Dan Koppen , Dan Connolly , Marcus Cannon, Logan Mankins , Nate Solder , Robert Gallery , Brian Waters. Lots of moving parts here with a lot of different possibilities. With the uncertain health of both
Vollmer (back) were moving very gingerly while working off to the side throughout the spring. (Subsequently, Robert Gallery was at left guard for much of the spring with the starters.) Based on his history, you have to figure that Mankins will
may not decide to hang them up. But they still have Nate Solder , Marcus Cannon, Dan Connolly , Ryan Wendell and Robert Gallery . Defensively, the Patriots signed lineman Jonathan Fanene from Cincinnati but said goodbye to Mark Anderson , while Andre Carter ’s future remains clearly up in the air, both with
third-down, change-up presence out of the backfield who can work in blitz pickup and as a pass catcher. “ Robert Gallery was a bit of a head scratcher, but they get things out of these kind of guys.” Gallery does have some positional versatility
Koppen and Brian Waters (and his locker) were gone, and while the Patriots kicked the tires on a few vets like Robert Gallery , their roles were ulttimately filled by Wendell and Connolly. And a season that started with injury-related questions about Mankins and Vollmer were pretty much dispelled. As
own. As a result, several faces shuffled in and out of Foxboro, including veteran center Dan Koppen and tackle Robert Gallery , as the Patriots tried to find a familiar formula. But the group settled in nicely, finding a combo that included Nate Solder (left tackle), Mankins (left guard), Ryan Wendell (center), Dan Connolly
3. Raiders (4-12) – Sharrif Floyd, DT, Florida The safest pick they could make, but remember, Robert Gallery once was considered safe. ————————— 4. Eagles (4-12) – Luke Joeckel, OT, Texas A&M Joeckel still is arguably the best player in
tackle) and Dan Koppen (center), as well as the one-and-done Brian Waters (right guard). (Remember the Robert Gallery Experiment?) But the group did a nice job in the midst of all the change, and came together quite nicely down the stretch
Matt Light , loss of Brian Waters and eventual release of Dan Koppen , as well as trying to determine whether or not Robert Gallery had anything left in the tank) in hopes of finding a positive combination. Second, when they did find a good mix, it was as successful a run as