Sometimes you just happen to check twitter at the right time. Wednesday morning might have been one of those times. Sitting around drinking my coffee and checking my online accounts, I saw that my alma mater, Missouri State University, was holding their pro day. Based on the title of this post, you know that the player I'm going to inform you about didn't get a combine invite, yet had a monster day.
No, the Patriots are not screwing Malcolm Butler by giving Stephon Gilmore a contract. Last week everyone thought Malcolm Butler and his agent had been asking the Patriots "for the moon". After his agent Derek Simpson came out and said that wasn't true and the Patriots and Butler haven't talked at all this season, people are now losing their minds because the Patriots signed Gilmore to 5 year contract which may be worth up to $65 million. Here is why everyone needs to relax. (I'll apologize now for the heavy use of bullets. Technical difficulties deleted my original post)
They say the youngest in the family is immature. Well, when you are the youngest of 11 children, you might take a little longer to "grow up". With two more years of experience under his belt, Ealy will hopefully be ready for the scrutiny that comes with being a Patriot.
Last week I looked at the Patriots' tight end situation. Within that post I looked at the tight ends on their roster as well as some free agents that are about to become available on the market. Now I'm going to take a look at some of the rookies that are going to be available via the draft in May.
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