Monday's New England Patriots Links 3/31 - Patriots Bend But Don't Break Future Plans w/Wilfork

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March 31, 2014 at 09:07am ET

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Tom Brady looking forward to reunion with Jim Harbaugh and Michigan









PATSFANS.COM:

2014 Patriots Salary Cap Breakdown – Defensive Tackles - Miguel Benzan - Benzan takes a look at the Patriots current salary cap situation at the defensive tackle position.

ESPN BOSTON:

Breaking down Vince Wilfork's deal - Field Yates - Yates takes a look at Wilfork's new contract, which even includes a weight clause incentive.

Patriots' deferred payments come due - Field Yates - Yates points out some of the deferred payments on signing bonuses that have come due for several players for New England.

WEEI:

NFL Mock Draft, Take 3: As dust settles in wake of free agency, landscape changes - Christopher Price - Price has his mock draft now that the first wave of free agency is over.

NFL Draft's Potential Patriots: Florida CB Marcus Roberson - Arjuna Ramgopal - Ramgopal spotlights Roberson and has some notes on the Florida standout.

MASSLIVE:

New England Patriots 2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Could Stanford RB Tyler Gaffney match LeGarrette Blount’s combination of speed and power? - Nick O'Malley - O'Malley spotlights Gaffney and wonders now that Blount is gone whether or not the Stanford running back could be his replacement.

CSNNE:

Borges: Kraft weary of beefs over small monetary gaps - Ron Borges of the Boston Herald on why he thinks the Vince Wilfork situation was resolved.

NEPATRIOTSDRAFT:

Vince Wilfork, Patriots Bend But Don't Break Future Plans - Oliver Thomas - Thomas looks at the recent deal given to Wilfork and feels there is room to grow around the foundation in place now that the vetran captain is back.

BLEACHER REPORT:

Instant Contributors the Patriots Can Find in Every Round - James Christensen - Our friend from NEPatriotsDraft.com has a good read on some players who he believes could be immediate players in New England.

PROVIDENCE JOURNAL:

Patriots' shopping spree likely nearing its end - Paul Kenyon - Kenyon believes the Patriots are likely done making any significant free agency moves after what they did early on.

FOOTBALL.COM:

Health Is Key For New England in 2014 - Kate Lemasters - Lemasters looks at the Patriots injury riddled season and writes 2014 should hopefully be a different story.

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