By: Ian Logue
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Jimmy Garoppolo awed by introduction to Patriots – Shalise Manza Young: Manza Young files her notebook this morning, which leads off with a note on the recently drafted Garoppolo.
Contrary to report, Bill Belichick is not engaged – For those who care, the Globe has notes on the fact that Linda Holliday was listed as Belichick’s fiancee in a recent report, but apparently he hasn’t actually proposed just yet.
Danny Amendola plays waiter for charity – Christopher Muther: Muther has a quick article on the fact Amendola will be hosting a celebrity waiter night next month.
Patriots Beat: Smart to take chance on Asa Watson – Karen Guregian: Guregian has a good article on Watson, who hopes to follow in his brother’s (former Patriots TE Ben Watson) footsteps.
Patriots draft pick Jimmy Garoppolo named OVC male athlete of the year – AP: The Associated Press has an article on Garoppolo, who was named the Ohio Valley Conference’s male athlete of the year for 2013-14.
Zach Moore eyes spot as DL – Jeff Howe: Howe has a good read on Moore, who overcame a tough journey to get where he is today.
Patriots Notebook: Rookies feel the rush – Jeff Howe: Howe files his notebook this morning, which leads off with some quotes from some of the rookies in this morning’s edition.
A look at the Pats’ rookie payouts – Field Yates: Yates have a look at the money allocated for the rookies.
Notable rookies on Pats’ schedule – Field Yates: Yates goes through the schedule and notes some notable rookies the Patriots could face this season.
Deja vu with Watson at TE for Patriots – Mike Reiss: Reiss has an article on the rookie tight end, who remembers sitting in the stands while watching his brother play for the Patriots.
Highlights from Garoppolo introduction – Mike Reiss: Reiss has an article with his take on the Garoppolo introduction.
Weekly Patriots mail is delivered – Mike Reiss: Reiss files this week’s mailbag, which has some good stuff as always.
Asa Watson is looking to make his own mark on the New England Patriots – Nick Underhill: Underhill has an article on Watson, who says it feels “sureal” to be here.
With Later Draft and Less Transition Time, Patriots Rookies Have to Hit Ground Running – Christopher Price: Price has an article on the Patriots rookies, who don’t have a lot of time to ease into life in the NFL.
Garoppolo knows he’s passing time with Patriots – Jennifer Toland: Toland has an article on the rookie quarterback, who knows he’s a specator behind Brady.
Houston Texans will not be trading for Patriots backup Ryan Mallett – Bryan Rose: Rose writes has an article on the fact the Texans would not be acquiring Mallett.
What Offseason Decisions Are Next for Patriots with the Draft Complete – James Christensen: Christensen has a good read on some of the decisions they’ll need to make now that the draft is over.