Still a contender
Yes, I was surprised they took a QB so early. But you can't convince me that -- even if they drafted what I wanted them to draft, a tight end -- there was any player available who would absolutely be making an immediate impact this season.
Bottom line, quarterback or no quarterback in the second round, the Patriots are in the same spot they entered the draft in. They're still a Super Bowl contender.
On Monday's podcast, I reacted to New England's draft weekend with Boston Herald Patriots Insider Jeff Howe.
Also, I talked Bruins/Canadiens, Stanley Cup & NBA playoffs, and Red Sox baseball.
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