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I've used both NFL Draft Scout and my own judgement to determine a players value and tried to take needs into account as they presently seem.
My first Mock
Zack Martin, OT/OG, Notre Dame
Originally I had Colt Lyerla here but as this mock continued, two things happened. Firstly I found a potential later round prospect that matches up with Lyerla well. and secondly, I hadn't mocked an OG which is a position at which we need to add some youth.
Martin strikes me as an ideal Patriot interior lineman. He plays as a college OT but at 6-4, perhaps lacks the length to be a pro LT. He can maul with the best of them but has impressively quick feet. Watching him, I can easily imagine him playing on our OL.
DeAndre Coleman, DT, California
At 6-4, 320, Coleman fits the BB mould very nicely. He might not be elite athletically, but his athleticism is a plus and combines excellently with his big upside strength. A genuine two-gap capable DT or 3-4 DE.
An exciting talent. Not great size at 5-11, 185, but Cox has genuine shutdown corner capabilities. I've only seen two games worth of tape (and that's only because I've gone looking), but from what I've seen Cox has the skillset that will get the amateur draft world salivating. I'm convinced this is a name you will hear more and more of as the upcoming season progresses.
Bryn Renner, QB, UNC
I'm a believer in preparing for Brady's ultimate departure and that to do so, the Patriots must be consider drafting a QB every year until they find one that they can trust to be the future franchise QB. There are other QBs in this draft that I like but I choose Renner here because he has experience and he runs an offense that has some similarities to the Patriots in that it is both up-tempo and relies on quick hitting short passing.
Jace Amaro, TE, Texas Tech
here's My Lyerla alternative. From CBS Sports:
Amaro has an ideal build with a tall, chiseled frame and long arms to extend and jolt defenders as a blocker, using pop and aggression to latch on and redirect his target. He is a terrific athlete for his size with natural burst out of his breaks and off the line of scrimmage, accelerating quickly and easily to get to his top speed (rumored to be in the mid-4.5 range) in a hurry. Amaro isn't just an athlete, though, displaying big mitts and natural focus to watch the ball into his hands and quickly turn upfield. The biggest red flag for Amaro might be durability with several injuries dating back to his high school days, including the spleen issue last year that cost him six games. He was also arrested in March 2012 on credit-card fraud, though he is genuinely considered to be a high-character individual by the coaches. The Texas Tech offense doesn't really utilize the traditional tight end position, but Amaro is expected to line up as an inside receiver, occasionally with his hand on the ground, and is primed for a breakout season.
Is possibly my early later round binky. Reid is athletic plays with outstanding aggressive hands and whilst kicking around the 300lb mark is a strength against the run whilst having the ability to penetrate the pocket and get after the QB. Is on the Senior Bowl pre-season watch list so hopefully we'll get to see much more of him.
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It's my hope that the Patriots have a long look at adding some DT impact players this season. It would be delicious if Louis Nix could drop to the Patriots first pick. That said, I do like your pick of DeAndre Coleman manx.