Tagged: ‘Rob Ninkovich’

Patriots executive discusses roster holes heading into the 2017 NFL Draft
April 19th, 2017 at 1:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** New England Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio spoke with the media about the upcoming NFL draft and answered a question about the team's current needs on the roster. Caserio's answer could reveal a little bit about the Patriots draft strategy. "I think our philosophy has always...

Sunday NFL Thoughts: Patriots team building and connecting dots on draft prospect interests
March 26th, 2017 at 5:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** 1. The New England Patriots roster is projected to be better than the team that won Super Bowl LI- and there's still time to build the squad. The team has moved from Martellus Bennett to Brandin Cooks and Dwayne Allen, and from LeGarrette Blount to Rex Burkhead (at...

17 years of Patriots: Analyzing LB trends under Bill Belichick
March 16th, 2017 at 4:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images The Patriots have always had a stacked linebacker corps, utilizing flexible and talented players to key their consistently talented and fundamentally sound defense. New England used to love savvy veterans in their backfield. However, in the late 2000s, their corps became...

New England Patriots Acquire Defensive End Kony Ealy from Panthers
March 10th, 2017 at 5:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots have reportedly acquired defensive end Kony Ealy from the Carolina Panthers. According to Adam Schefter, the New England Patriots have acquired Kony Ealy from the Carolina Panthers. Patriots go from pick 64 in second round to pick 72 in third round and get Kony Ealy. รข?? Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter)...

2017 NFL Draft: #1 ranked prospect wants to sack Patriots QB Tom Brady
March 5th, 2017 at 11:22 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New England Patriots are looking to revitalize their pass rush after winning Super Bowl LI. Trey Flowers is a cornerstone player, but Rob Ninkovich is aging, Chris Long isn't coming back, and there is a very good chance that Jabaal Sheard will receive a contract offer with...