Around the AFC East: Belichick's NFL influence
February, 22, 2009
By Tim Graham | ESPN.com
Posted by ESPN.com's Tim Graham
New England Patriots
- Boston Globe reporter Christopher L. Gasper writes how the Bill Belichick coaching tree might develop a girdled root. That's arborist talk for a tree that gets so big it strangles itself. Cost me $800 once.
- Ron Borges of the Boston Herald thinks the Patriots could draft defensive tackle B.J. Raji out of their own back yard.
- Chris Brown of BuffaloBills.com shares top college scout Tom Modrak's opinions on 4-3 pass rushers at the NFL scouting combine.
- Miami Herald columnist Armando Salguero weighs in on the Dolphins' approach to re-signing their free agents.
- Omar Kelly of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel writes Miami needs an understudy for nose tackle Jason Ferguson.
- Palm Beach Post reporter Edgar Thompson takes a look at West Virginia quarterback Pat White, who wouldn't mind running the Wildcat.
New York Jets