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Patriots Have Interest In Late Round DL

Patriots Have Interest In Late Round DL

One late round DL prospect has been on New England's Radar for a while according to Packer Report's Bill Huber. In addition to working out for the Super Bowl champs, he's had plenty of contact with Patriots

The Green Bay Packers under general manager Ted Thompson have made a habit of using late-round draft picks on defensive linemen. In his eight drafts, Thompson has selected Michael Montgomery (2005), Johnny Jolly (2006) and Jarius Wynn (2009) in the sixth round and Dave Tollefson (2006), C.J. Wilson (2010) and Lawrence Guy (2011) in the seventh round. That's six players selected 180th or later... Recommended Stories

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