Every Thursday on ESPNBoston.com, there is a Patriots chat in the late morning/early afternoon. Today's chat kicked off at 12 p.m. ET, can be recpped here, and included some of the following topics:
1. Thoughts on Rob Gronkowski and Danny Amendola possibly playing on Sunday.
2. Young receivers and how they're responding to the challenge.
3. Bill Belichick's draft record and team-building approach.
4. Have the Patriots surrounded their once-in-a-lifetime quarterback with enough weapons?
5. Targeting the running game as a key this week.