Gulp... I hope Crable comes back soon. Day 3, first Patriots practice - Reiss' Pieces - Boston.com "5) Eyes on the Mike Vrabel void. One of the top questions entering training camp was "Who will replace Mike Vrabel?" Based on my observations, it starts with Pierre Woods and, although it's early, no player has distinguished himself behind Woods. Second-year player Vince Redd and seven-year veteran Tully Banta-Cain are the next in line, and it looks like Banta-Cain has edged ahead. But overall, this looks like an area that could use a boost. Eric Alexander was playing outside linebacker at one point in practice."