Over the weekend, waves were made when one prominent local writer suggested that Stevan Ridley could be cut by the New England Patriots.
Andy Hart of Patriots Football Weekly expects to see Ridley with the Patriots on week one.
"They don't have any options right now, in my opinion," said Hart. "They don't have a guy who you can say, 'that guy can carry the ball 15-18 times in an NFL game.
"I think you need him here more than maybe you'd like to need him at this point."