A few of the key players to leave the Patriots are Willie McGinest, David Givens and Adam Vinatieri. With an injury to Tedy Bruschi and the holdout of Deion Branch, the Patriots' depth will be tested early this season. There is still plenty of talent on the roster, including a deep backfield and multiple options at tight end and in the secondary.
What's your take, SportsNation? Which receiver will step up to replace the production of Branch? Should the Patriots have done whatever it took to re-sign Adam Vinatieri? Answer these questions and much more below and provide your outlook for the Patriots!