New England needs help in the secondary after having so many problems guarding teams last year.
Many NFL draft projections have New England getting defensive backfield help next week.
ESPN's Todd McShay released his newest mock draft on Wednesday, and he did not have them take a defensive back.
The New England Patriots could be after a cornerback with their first-round pick, as they have extensive needs in the secondary.
Many mock drafts believe that New England will look toward the obvious move and take a cornerback to improve a poor pass defense, but would a defensive tackle be more valuable?
New England adds to its secondary with one of the top corners in the draft with Trufant.
Mock drafts are split: Will the Patriots address the secondary or a thin wide receiver corps with the No. 29 pick in the 2013 NFL Draft?
New England needs help outside the numbers, meaning Patterson could certainly be of use.
New England could use some help in the defensive secondary, and that's exactly what they get in a new mock draft.
Could the New England Patriots draft a guy like Keenan Allen late in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft?
New England's spot in the first round seems like a logical place to see a defensive back taken, according to various mock drafts.
Will the New England Patriots address their need for a cornerback in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft?
Most mock drafts have the Patriots slated to help their secondary and several have the same player in mind, but not all.
Few teams need more help in the defensive backfield, making Trufant a great pick for New England.
It's just a matter of "should" and "would" if Woods could make New England brighter under Belichick's hood.
In our latest mock draft, the Patriots are getting defensive with a Rutgers standout.
New England has a penchant for three things: a poor secondary, trading back in the draft and taking a DB. Elam would fill two of those roles at least.
The Patriots need to add some depth in the secondary, and that's where they go with their first pick in SB Nation's newest mock draft.
The experts are split on where the Patriots will go with their first-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. Here's a look at who Mel Kiper and Todd McShay think will end up in New England.
SB Nation's latest mock draft has the patriots taking DeAndre Hopkins out of Clemson.
If New England lets Welker walk, or even if they don't, the versatile Austin might make the New England offense scarier than it already is.
SB Nation's latest mock draft has the Patriots taking Quinton Patton out of Louisiana Tech.
The 2013 NFL Draft order is set following the completion of Super Bowl XLVII.
With Wes Welker possibly on his way out in New England, the Patriots could look to add one of this year's most accomplished wide receivers.
Seven Patriots were selected to the Pro Bowl roster for the AFC, but only two will play in the game as five withdrew due to injury.
Could the New England Patriots feel a need at the safety position in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft?
While he's not the dynamic player from five years ago, former Patriots wideout Randy Moss will get a second chance at a championship next Sunday.
SB Nation's latest mock draft has the Patriots taking West Virginia WR Tavon Austin with the 29th pick.
The Baltimore Ravens are set to square off against the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII on Feb. 3. Who will hoist the Lombardi Trophy?
The Patriots will select at No. 29 overall in the 2013 NFL Draft order after losing to the Ravens in the AFC Championship Game on Sunday.
The Patriots couldn't top the Ravens for the second time this season. Here's a look at what happened in the AFC Championship.
Tom Brady will try to lead the New England Patriots to the Super Bowl for the sixth time in his career as they square off against the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Championship game for the second straight season.
The New England Patriots take on the Baltimore Ravens in the 2013 AFC Championship game on Sunday night. Will the Patriots be able to advance to their second consecutive Super Bowl?
The New England Patriots and Baltimore Ravens meet in the AFC Championship game for the second-straight season. Their last two games have come down to game-ending kicks.