Thursday's New England Patriots Links 5/8 - Patriots still in a tight spot

Ian Logue
May 08, 2014 at 09:37am ET

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BOSTON GLOBE:

Don't expect Patriots to make a splash in draft - Ben Volin: Volin gives his thoughts heading into tonight and doesn't expect this to be an exciting year.

11 astounding facts about Patriots' draft history - Sean Leahy: Leahy has an interesting read about the Patriots history in the draft, with some good bits of information in this article.

BOSTON HERALD:

Karen Guregian’s 2014 NFL Mock Draft - Karen Guregian: Guregian has her latest mock draft.

Patriots still in a tight spot - Jeff Howe: Howe has his thoughts on the tight end position given Gronkowski's current injury.

Danny Amendola healthy, ready - Karen Guregian: Guregian has an article on Amendola, who says he's healthy and looking forward to this season.

Patriots Draft Series: Recapping the 29-day series - Jeff Howe: Howe recaps the players the newspaper has done profiles of, with links to each one available here.

ESPN BOSTON:

Patriots offer 'Jersey Guarantee' - Darren Rovell: Rovell notes an email the Patriots sent out this morning regarding their new guarantee on player jerseys.

Sharing thoughts about Pats on draft day - Mike Reiss: Reiss gives his thoughts heading into tonight's draft.

10 Perfect Patriots: Jace Amaro - Mike Reiss: Reiss looks at the standout from Texas Tech in this entry.

NESN: 

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Patriots Pick High-Upside Defensive Lineman - Doug Kyed: Kyed shares his latest mock draft in what he feels will be an unpredictable weekend.

WEEI:

4 biggest areas of need for Patriots in 2014 draft - Christopher Price: Price has a good read on a few areas of need for New England heading into tonight.

NEPATRIOTSDRAFT:

2014 NFL Draft: Mike Loyko's Final Mock Draft - Mike Lokyo: Lokyo posts his final mock before tonight's draft.

BOSTINNO:

Possible NFL Draft Scenarios for the Patriots on Day One - Hayden Bird: Bird has a good read about his thoughts heading into tonight's draft.

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