Between an emerging youthful defense led by the tenacious pass rush of Chandler Jones and a shaky offensive line lowlighted by a struggling Marcus Cannon, we've already learned a lot about the New England Patriots through Week 2 of the preseason.
While making big-picture conclusions about teams based on their preseason performances is an ill-advised affair, we can certainly gain some insight through these games.
How do the rookies look? How are certain players developing? Who is on the roster bubble? Are free agent signings living up to their hype?
These are just a handful of questions that have already begun to be answered.
Here's a look at 25 things we've learned about the Patriots so far this preseason.