Tuesday's New England Patriots Links 3/11/14 - Patriots 'Gotta Go for it', Team Not Getting Bang For Their Bucks

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March 11, 2014 at 08:34am ET

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BOSTON HERALD:

Patriots Notebook: CB Alterraun Verner ready to listen to any offer - Jeff Howe - Howe files his notebook this morning which leads off with the fact that if the Patriots can't retain Aqib Talib, Verner has expressed interest in coming to New England.

Callahan: Patriots gotta go for it - Gerry Callahan - Callhan files a column this morning and believes that the Patriots should do like they did before 2007 and make the necessary moves to contend for a title this season.

Villani: As Tom Brady window closes, it's time for Patriots to adapt - Chris Villani - Villani writes that the Patriots have been predictable when it comes to free agency, and they need to adapt given the circumstances.

BOSTON GLOBE:

Patriots receiver Aaron Dobson out 2-3 months - Ben Volin - Volin files his notebook this morning, which leads off with the fact that after undergoing surgery to repair a stress fracture in his foot, he's expected to miss 2-3 months.

Patriots have priorities to address in free agency - Ben Volin - Volin has his "On Football" column for this morning, and discusses the Patriots free agent situation along with who he feels they could target.

ESPN BOSTON:

Brady, Edelman work out in California - Mike Reiss - Reiss has an entry on the fact Brady and Edelman were seen working out in California, and hopes the two continue working together.

Free-agent fit: Offensive line - Mike Reiss - Reiss looks at potential free agent fits for the Patriots offensive line as he continues his series.

Patriots aren't getting bang for bucks - Mike Reiss - Reiss argues the point that the Patriots aren't "going for it", which is what many are hoping for this offseason.

MASS LIVE:

New England Patriots 2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Ohio State QB Kenny Guiton is more than a college backup, enough for an NFL backup - Christopher Jason - Jason spotlights Guiton, who he believes could be a good backup for New England.

Source: New England Patriots WR Aaron Dobson had surgery to repair stress fracture - Nick Underhill - Underhill has a report on Dobson, with his report pointing out that the team was hopeful the injury would heal on its own but unfortunately that wasn't the case.

WEEI:

Cornerback Alterraun Verner: Patriots 'definitely a possibility' - Christopher Price - Price has quotes from Verner, who named New England as a potential landing spot for him.

CSNNE:

Patriots have had internal discussions about Revis - Mike Giardi - Giardi reports that the Patriots have had internal discussions about Darrelle Revis, although he doesn't have specifics regarding them.

Patriots free agent wish list - Tom Curran - Curran writes that it's "howling time" again and podners who the Patriots may target in free agency.

ESPN CLEVELAND:

The Browns' first free agent buy looks back and ahead at the team he adopted - Tony Grossi - Grossi has a write-up on Browns' former center Dave Wohlabaugh, who they stole from the Patriots on the first day of free agency back in 1999.

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