There is an awful lot of fuss about the New England Patriots' pick in Round 1 of the NFL draft—or lack thereof—each and every year. Many fans bemoan a pick at the "wrong" position or a trade out of the draft's first day.
The draft, however, isn't about winning on Day 1. It is about coming out of the three-day crucible with a better team—both immediately and in the future.
Here are five players likely available on Day 3—and beyond—who could be considered good fits for what New England is looking for.