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Tuesday, July 30, 2013
Weekly Patriots mail is delivered

By Mike Reiss

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. What are realistic expectations for rookie WR Aaron Dobson in terms of catches, yards, TD?

2. The biggest takeaway from the start of traning camp: Young receivers getting important work with Tom Brady. 

3. Reviewing offseason award winners of recent years while asking "How much does that mean for a player's standing on the roster?"

4. Sorting through the personnel at safety.

5. Breaking down the tight end personnel and noting Michael Hoomanawanui's work in a fulback-type role.

6. Sharing thoughts on Tim Tebow and a potential role for him.

7. Running back Stevan Ridley and ball security issues.