Thursday, July 23, 2015

Cover32:15 Players on the New England Patriots Offense Roster Bubble Heading into Training Camp

As always with a Bill Belichick team, there is an undrafted free agent, late round draft pick, or unheralded offseason scrap heap signing who will play their way onto the 53-man roster.

There are 15 players on the  offense:
from veteran quarterback Matt Flynn
to young running back Tyler Gaffney
to rookie tight end A.J. Derby
to 2013 4th round draft pick wide receiver Josh Boyce
to offensive lineman Jordan Devey
and more.

Which players on offense are on the roster bubble as they approach the start of training camp next week?

Read much more at: New England Patriots: Top Position Battles on Offense Heading into Training Camp

The Patriots have four key position battles on offense heading into training camp next week:

1) The Patriots have two 2013 draft picks pushing Danny Amendola to claim the third wide receiver role;

2) At tight end, free agent Scott Chandler is challenging Michael Hoomanawanui for the second tight end role;

3) On the offensive line, the Patriots drafted two interior linemen to h challenge young guards Josh Kline and Jordan Devey; and

4) at running back the Patriots have three players vying for the third down/receiving back role with the departure of Shane Vereen in free agency.

Read on to examine these four roster battles at wide receiver, tight end, guard and running back...

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