Tom E. Curran continues his position-by-position analysis of the Patriots as we head into the offseason. Today: Defensive line. Tomorrow: Linebackers and defensive ends
FOXBORO -- None of them could have known. None of them. Not Kenbrell Thompkins. Not Aaron Dobson. Not Josh Boyce.
Heading into the final seven games of the season, the New England Patriots will still be looking for players to step up in the absence of others.
The Patriots defense has been hit with a sucker punch.