Every Tuesday on ESPNBoston.com, questions from Patriots followers are answered as part of a weekly mailbag. This week's mailbag has been posted and includes some of the following topics:
1. How the lockout might affect the team's draft plans.
2. Tom Brady's name on the players' lawsuit against the NFL.
3. Thoughts on the NFLPA's recommendation to rookies not to attend the draft in New York.
4. Brandon Meriweather and his Patriots future.
5. Projecting compensatory draft picks for the Patriots.
6. Why an interior offensive lineman is likely to be on the team's radar.