Florida State guard Tre Jackson at No. 111 completely offsets the on-paper "reach" that Stanford safety Jordan Richards was at 64.
The Patriots' picks demonstrate that sideline Belichick is in hibernation and classroom Belichick is in session.
The Patriots selected Arkansas defensive end Trey Flowers with their first pick of Day 3.
4yEven when the prize is something as meaningless as Sunday's regular-season finale against Miami.
4yThe Dolphins coach thinks the Patriots will want to go into the playoffs as hot as they can be.
4yWith Bill Belichick lavishing praise on Logan Mankins, will the Patriots go hog wild in order to keep him off the free-agent market?
4yWhen discussing the league's decision to put a patch on captain's jerseys, the Patriots coach calls it 'another one of our improvements'
4yBy Mary Paoletti CSNNE.com Will Bill Belichick's starters play in Week 17? It's the hot Patriots topic that will be rolled around and ruminated on from now until Sunday. Last week, New England captured the AFC East crown and top playoff spot with its 34-3 win in Buffalo....
4yBill Belichick, Nick Caserio and Pepper Johnson talk Pro Bowl, the flu and Brady as the Patriots head into Week 16.
4yThe Patriots' coach addressed the media in a conference call on Monday, and is asked how he'll handle his team's starters in the last week of the regular season.