So the Patriots had the fourth-youngest defense in the NFL this year when weighing the number of snaps played? For all the talk about Brady being near the end how about the long-term prognosis for such a young defense playing in so many big games so soon?
[T]he Patriots have the personnel and experience to tweak things for the better. The starting four-man line should be Rob Ninkovich and Jones at end, with Wilfork at nosetackle and Chris Jones at three-technique. Siliga can spell Wilfork, and Easley has vast pass-rushing potential sharing time with Jones. The Patriots and Belichick, the general manager, […]