Troy Brown and Bob Ryan join Gary Tanguay on Sports Tonight to discuss what's going on with Wes Welker and the Patriots.
Bill Belichick isn't giving any answers -- per usual -- so the panel is forced to speculate.
Are the Patriots trying to move on from Welker and seeing if Julian Edelman is the man for the job? Is there something person between Welker and the Pats because of their offseason?
Troy Brown has his take, and being a former player in the league, knows what he's talking about.
Does Tom Brady have a real say in what happens? Brown says it comes down to Belichick at the end of the day.
Mike Giardi and Mike Felger discuss Scott Zolak saying that Dion Lewis is trade bait, and discuss which Patriots players are here for the long term.
Andrew Hawkins' situation isn't far off from a character in HBO's "Ballers." And he played into those connections with a video on Twitter.
The slot receiver, who signed with the Patriots on Wednesday, shares some similarities with the fictional football player Rickey Jerret, a veteran receiver who wades through interest from a number of teams, including New England, during free agency. Because of those similarities, Hawkins spoofed on a scene from "Ballers" where Jerret works out with Patriots receivers Julian Edelman and Danny Amendola. Hawkins imposes his face over Jerret's.