New England Patriots Big Board: Final Pre-Draft Update

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New England Patriots Big Board: Final Pre-Draft Update
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Who will New England be targeting this year?

The game tape has been evaluated, the pro day measurements have been noted, the player meetings have ended and the scouting reports have been vetted. It's time for the New England Patriots' war room to kick off the 2013 NFL draft.

But there's one more question left to be answered: Who will the Patriots select?

For that, head coach Bill Belichick, director of player personnel Nick Caserio and research director Ernie Adams will turn to their draft board.

Within the confines of Gillette Stadium, New England's brass prepare their front and back boards—with prospects above a 5.5 draft grade being placed in the front. This value chart helps keep the team's top targets organized and goes a long way toward establishing the draft's final results.

So with only five draft selections on tap, what might New England's big board look like?

Here's one last Patriots-centric ranking of this year's draft prospects.


All prospect measurements courtesy of

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